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03rd  January 2019 : The Hindu Analysis :What to Read & What to Skip( DESIRE IAS)


The Hindu Analysis

What to Read & What to Skip

03rd  January 2019


Just Read These News, No need to Make Any Notes

Front Page-Topic- Two women make it to Sabarimala (GS-2)

Front Page- Topic- Rahul, Jaitley spar over Rafale (GS-2)

Page-5 Topic- HC stays ban on online sale of drugs (GS-2,GS-3)

Page-5 Topic- Olive ridleys perishing off_ A.P. coast (GS-1)

Page-7 Topic- Sabarimala ‘purifi_cation’ triggers row ( GS-2,GS-1)

Page-11 Topic- High drama in Lok Sabha (GS-2)

Page-13 Topic- China growth woes roil Indian markets ( GS-3)


Reading these News along with making Notes : 20 to 70 Words for Each Topic

Page-4 Topic- Share swap ratio for bank merger cleared (GS-3)

Front Page- Topic- Bill to allow voluntary use of Aadhaar ID introduced (GS-2)

Page-5 Topic- Exotic trees eating up Western Ghat’s grasslands (GS-1,GS-3)

Page-6 Topic- ‘M.P. decision on Vande Mataram to please particular community (GS-4)

Page-7 Topic- Chief priest’s action violates Supreme Court verdict ( GS-1,GS-2)

Page-11 topic- India records 377 mine deaths in 3 years ( GS-3)

Page-12 Topic- Taiwan’s unifi_cation with China is inevitable, says Xi ( GS-2)

Page-12Topic- China building ‘advanced’ warships for Pak.: report ( GS-3)

Page-13 Topic- ‘Economy on track to maintain high growth rate ( GS-3)


Case Study or Examples or Quotes for Mains Exam (Make Notes : 20 to 30 Words)

Front Page New panel to protect Assam’s Heritage (GS-1)

Page-2 Topic-Cess to pay for cowsheds in U.P ( GS-3)

Page-3-Bengal to pay entire amount of crop insurance for farmers ( GS-2,GS-3)

Page-18 Topic- Karachi’s public buses to run on biogas (GS-3)


Editorials (Notes making less than 100 Words)

Page-8 : Religion vs religious nationalism (GS-1)( Just Read it)

Page-8 Topic Powering South Asian integration ( GS-3,GS-2) ( Make Notes)

Page-8 Topic- Caught in a crossfire? ( GS-2) (Just Read it )

Page-9 Topic- Deterrence or danger? ( GS-3) Make Notes

Page-9 Topic- Breaking the stranglehold ( GS-3)


Some Numbers or Facts for Mains Exam( If Its Possible for You, Can be Quoted in Any Sections of GS Mains Or Your Optional Subject)

Page-9 Topic- Lessons from Kerala ( GS-1,GS-2)



TRAI moves SC against TDSAT order ( Page-13)


Prelims News  

  • Prelims News Topic – All along the coastline (Page 9)
  • Prelims News Topic- U.K. Sinha to head RBI panel on MSME revival (Page-13)

Some topic also found In Today Newspaper which is important for prelims

  • Topic-National Green Tribunal ( Page-2)
  • Topic-Khampti’+ ‘Tai Khamti +‘MishmiKaman, Idu and Taraon’ +‘Abor tribes(Page-3)
  • Topic- historic Katora Houz ( Page-7)
  • Topic- Train 18 (Page-7)
  • Topic INS Arihant (Page-9)
  • Topic- Astana Declaration ( Page-9)
  • Topic- Joint Parliamentary Committee ( JPC) ( Page-11)
  • Topic- ‘Kurdish Tribes ( Page-12)
  • Topic Sepahijala Zoological Park near Agartala (Page-18)
  • Topic Juno captures volcanic plumes on Jupiter moon ( Page-18)

Mapping for Prelims

  • Yamuna River ( Page-2)
  • Godavari River ( Page-5)