The Hindu Notes

07th  January 2019 : The Hindu Analysis : What to Read & What to Skip (DESIRE IAS)


The Hindu Analysis

What to Read & What to Skip 

07th  January 2019

Just Read These News, No need to Make Any Notes

Front Page-Topic- Rana extradition unlikely before 2023, indicates U.S. (GS-2)

Front Page- Nirmala lied on HAL orders: Rahul ( GS-3)

Page-7 Meal scheme:CPI(M) slams pact with NGO ( GS-2)

Page-8 Internal peace process yet to take off in Afghanistan(GS-2)

Page-11 Topic- Panel to go into quota for Assamese (GS-2,GS-1)

Page-12 Topic- U.S. will withdraw from Syria only after security of Kurds is ensured’ (GS-2)

Page-12 Topic- Protesters storm French Ministry’s offi_ce ( GS-2)

Page-14 Topic- Banks get a breather on bad loans (GS-3)



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

Page-7 Topic- Railways propose new security plan at stations (GS-3)

Page-7 Topic- Tribals of West Bengal battling food scarcity: study (GS-3)

Page-11 Topic- Aadhaar helped save ₹_90,000 cr (GS-1,GS-2,GS-3)

Page-11 Topic- Defence manufacturing rules eased (GS-3)

Page-11 Topic- Understaff_ed CBI a concern: panel ( GS-2)

Page-11 Topic- CAT backlog mounts as posts vacant ( GS-2)

Page-13 Topic- GST can boost direct, indirect tax collections, say experts (GS-3)

Page-13 Topic-Panel asks RBI to fix problem of dry ATMs(GS-3)

Page-13 Topic- Hydro projects of 5,950 MW stalled ( GS-3)

Page-14 Image ( Spanner in the work) (GS-3)

Page-14 Nurturing innovation in the agriculture sector ( GS-3)


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

Page-2 Topic- Rajasthan govt. panel for all loan waiver ( GS-3)

Page-5 Topic- A.P. officials run out of shelters for children(GS-2)

Page-12 Topic- Saudi women to be texted on divorce ( GS-1,GS-2)


Editorials (Notes making less than 100 Words)

Page-7 : The CBI and the rules of political combat(GS-2)( Make Notes)

Page-7 India’s options and the Pashtun factor (,GS-2) ( Just Read it)

Page-8 Lessons for Kashmir from the Kuriles ( GS-2) (Make Notes )

Page-8 India’s Atlantic challenge( GS-1,GS-2) ( Make Notes)


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-8  Topic- DATA Point ( Can be use in GS Section including Essay)



  1. Declare new Indian notes legal: Nepal writes to RBI ( page-11)
  2. Aadhaar and driving licence may be linked ( Front Page)
  3. Polavaram project set to create Guinness record( Page-5)


Prelims News  

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

  • Topic- Dudhwa reserve (Page-6)
  • Topic- private member’s Bill (Page-7)
  • Topic- India Free Trade Agreement ( list and try to analysis at yourself ( Page-8)
  • Topic- A critically endangered Kashmir stag, known locally as hangul( Page-18)
  • Topic- NAFTA ( Page-8)
  • Topic- CRR ( Page-14)
  • Topic- SLR (Page-14)
  • Topic- open market operations (OMO) ( Page-14)
  • Topic- Gross NonPerforming Asset (Page-14)
  • Topic- liquidity adjustment facility (LAF) (Page-14)
  • Topic- weighted average call rate (WACR) ( Page-14)

Mapping for Prelims

  1. West india All River Mapping ( Desire IAS Task)
  2. Dachigam National Park ( Page-18)
  3. Afghanistan Border Mapping ( Page-11)
  4. UAE border mapping ( Page-9)