21st August 2020: Daily The Hindu News & Editorial Analysis by Jatin Verma

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 21st August 2020":

Governance & Polity related issues
G. S. Mains Paper - 2
Page 8: ‘Namath Basai’, a big hit among Kerala tribal children
Page 10: House panel summons Facebook
Page 11: Indore wins cleanest city title again

International relations related issues
G. S. Mains Paper - 2
Page 10: Our lawyer should represent Jadhav: India
Page 10: India, Bangladesh to monitor projects
Page 11: Jaishankar says old order preventing a collective response
Page 14: Hong Kong govt. slams U.S. decision to suspend treaties
Page 14: ‘U.S., China to soon hold call on trade’

Economy and Internal security related issues
G. S. Mains Paper - 3
Page 11: ‘Private firms employ more women in R&D’
Page 15: Monetary arsenal must be kept dry for use: Das
Page 15: NSFE eyes individuals’ financial well-being

Environment & Sci-tech related issues
G. S. Mains Paper - 3
Page 1: 29% Delhiites developed antibodies against virus
Page 3: FIAPO, PETA to be part of study on circus animals
Page 10: India to assess all vaccines
Page 10: ‘Sputnik V will be made available to Indians’

Important Editorials for 21 Aug 2020
Page 6: Less taxing
Page 6: A losing proposition
Page 6: The marriage age misconception
Page 7: Should women be entitled to menstrual leave?