25th 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 25th August 2020"

Governance & Polity related issues
G. S. Mains Paper - 2
Page 1: SC to study ‘effect’ of Bhushan’s statement
Page 9: DNA Bill can be misused, flags draft report
Page 10: Bhushan files questions of law in SC on contempt
Page 10: Parliamentary panel calls DNA Bill premature
Page 10: ‘Substantial amount disbursed under OROP’

International relations related issues
G. S. Mains Paper - 2
Page 14: Taliban delegation in Pakistan for Afghanistan peace process
Page 14: China launches warship for Pakistan Navy

Economy and Internal security related issues
G. S. Mains Paper - 3
Page 9: DRDO lists 108 defence items for Indian firms
Page 11: Plea to hike cess on tobacco products
Page 11: Guwahati gets India’s ‘longest’ river ropeway
Page 15: ‘Agri profit growth may not aid rural demand’
Page 15: Punjab National Bank to raise funds from market
Page 15: Waive service tax on AGR dues: telcos
Page 15: NABARD plan to finance NBFCs, MFIs

Important Editorials for 25 Aug 2020
Page 6: Back and forth
Page 6: People’s parties
Page 6: India does need a Fiscal Council
Page 7: The challenge of catching elusive taxpayers
Page 7: Palestine, now a footnote