4th September 2020: Daily News Analysis || by Jatin Verma || Current Affairs 2020

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 4th September 2020"

Governance & Polity related issues
G. S. Mains Paper - 2
Page 1: Assam Rifles asked to shift base from Aizawl
Page 5: Health data management policy: plea on extension of consultation dismissed
Page 8: SC to hear plea on English medium in A.P. schools
Page 9: ‘60% of Question Hour lost’
Page 10: ‘Power of contempt misused to stifle speech’
Page 11: SC rejects women Army officers’ plea
Page 11: Clause in secular marriage law violates right to privacy, says plea

International relations related issues
G. S. Mains Paper - 2
Page 1: Gen. Rawat pushes for Quad
Page 9: Negotiations the way forward, says MEA
Page 9: ‘India is abusing national security, colluding with U.S.’
Page 11: ‘Talks key to resolving India-China tensions’
Page 14: Afghan govt. frees 400 Taliban prisoners ahead of Doha talks
Page 14: Russia will hold drills in Mediterranean: Turkey
Page 14: Presumed Israeli strikes kill 16 in Syria: observer

Economy and Internal security related issues
G. S. Mains Paper - 3
Page 1: Relief for borrowers in moratorium case
Page 15: COVID-19 distress should not impact credit assessments: FM
Page 15: ‘Firms to raise spend on hybrid cloud’
Page 15: COVID-19, NEP fuel fund raising by education technology firms

Environment & Sci-tech related issues
G. S. Mains Paper - 3
Page 4: May take 2 months to kill Assam well fire: Minister
Page 10: Study links rice intake to diabetes
Page 10: 5 CSIR labs got no money from technology transfer
Page 11: Experts flag concerns on EIA notification

Important Editorials for 4 Sept 2020
Page 6: Partial relief
Page 6: A politics of avoidance that must be questioned
Page 6: Mind the gaps in India’s health care digital push
Page 7: Should the age of marriage for women be raised to 21?