20th October 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 20th October 2020"

Governance & Polity related issue
G. S. Mains Paper - 2
Page 2: Two die while cleaning septic tank in Azadpur
Page 5: Plea seeks paid leave for women govt. employees
Page 9: Jagan’s letter attempts to coerce judiciary, says judges body
Page 10: More than half of farmers oppose farm laws: survey
Page 10: Centre steps in to halt boundary row

International relations related issue
G. S. Mains Paper - 2
Page 10: Australia to take part in Malabar naval exercise
Page 13: Taiwanese, Chinese staffers clash in Fiji

Economy & Internal Security related issues
G. S. Mains Paper - 3
Page 14: Centre said to ask at least eight PSUs to consider buy-backs
Page 14: CPSEs told to meet 75% capex target by Dec.
Page 14: Assessing hit on economy, will share GDP estimate in time: FM
Page 14: ‘India may produce 310 lakh tonnes of sugar’

Important Editorials for 20 Oct 2020
Page 6: The NEET challenge
Page 6: The sorry plight of the Andhra Pradesh higher judiciary
Page 7: Dormant but waiting to strike
Page 7: Many gains in fighting HIV