18th February 2021: Daily News Analysis || by Jatin Verma || Current Affairs 2021

Class Notes

In this session, Jatin Verma will cover the important current affairs on a daily basis by referring to all the important newspapers/journals and magazines referred for UPSC CSE 2020 preparation including The Hindu, Indian Express, Rajya Sabha TV, Yojana, Kurukshetra, etc.

"THE HINDU TOPICS for 18th February 2021"

Indian Heritage and Culture related issues
G. S. Mains Paper - 1
Page 8: No records of chilla adjacent to Charminar, says ASI

Governance & Polity related issues
G. S. Mains Paper - 2
Page 1: Nikita Jacob gets 3-week transit anticipatory bail
Page 1: Case against Priya Ramani rejected
Page 8: No role in Tamil Nadu govt.’s quota decisions, Centre tells SC
Page 9: Don’t certify key Bills as money Bills, Cong. writes to Om Birla

International relations related issues
G. S. Mains Paper - 2
Page 9: India to gift 2 lakh vaccine doses to UN peacekeepers
Page 13: ‘U.S. will pay over $200 million to WHO’
Page 13: ‘Pak. to remain in FATF grey list until June’

Economy and Internal security related issues
G. S. Mains Paper - 3
Page 10: ‘Social media issues come under Centre’
Page 14: Cabinet approves PLI plan for telecom
Page 14: India’s rating to hinge on lower fiscal deficit, debt: S&P

Important Editorials for 18 Feb 2021
Page 6: Slow on safety
Page 6: An ambiguous levy
Page 6: The poor state of the Indian state
Page 7: A growing rights crisis in Lanka