The Hindu Notes

10th December 2018: The Hindu Analysis : What to Read & What to Skip


The Hindu Analysis

What to Read & What to Skip

10th December 2018

Just Read These News, No need to Make Notes

Front Page- Let experts review GDP data: exCEA (GS-3 )

Front Page & Page-11 : It’s judgment day for Mallya ( GS-3,GS-2)

Front Page-Topic : Ramachandra Guha receives threat calls (GS-1)

Page-10 Topic- Pak. issues visas to visit Shiva temple (GS-2)

Page-5 Topic- Jawan remanded in Bulandshahr case (GS-2,GS-4,GS-1)

Page-11 Topic- History’s greatest arms race in Asia ( GS-2)

Page-12 Topic- Bahrain criticises Qatar Emir for not attending GCC summit (GS-2)

Page-13 Topic- FPIs pull out almost ₹400cr in 5 sessions on global cues (GS-2,GS-3)

Page-13 Topic- India should brace itself for a slowdown: Subramanian (GS-3)

Page-13 Topic- Urjit Patel makes a statement with his CRR remark ( GS-3)

 Page-14 Topic- Challenge for the panel is we don’t know what the resources are (GS-3) 


Reading these News and Make Notes  ( Within 20 to 70 Words) for Each Topic

Front page Topic : Centre amends rules for minorities from three nations (GS-2,GS-1)

Page-7 Topic- JICA norms flouted in bullet train project (GS-2,GS-3)

Page-9 Topic- Navy on a major capability upgrade (GS-3)

Page-13 Topic- NBFCs unsure of getting bank licence even if they apply’ (GS-3)

Page-13 Topic- The world may turn flat for Indian companies, thanks to SEBI panel ( GS-3)

Page-18 Topic- ‘Bioplastics may not be a viable alternative to plastic’ ( GS-1)


Case Study or Examples or Quotes for Mains Exam (Make Notes with in 20 to 30 Words) (pick Any  Two Topic)

Page-7 Topic : Beautification plan destroys oldest neighbourhoods in Varanasi ( GS-1,GS-3,GS-4)

Page-8 Topic- Death in the air (GS-1,GS-3)

Page-18 Topic- Sexual abuse in the sky:flight attendants fight back(GS-1)


Editorials (Notes making less than 100 Words)

Page-8 : Topic- Delhi and Paris: A tale of two cities (GS-2,GS-1, ( Make notes)

Page-8 : Topic Current account woes (GS-3) (Make Notes)

Page-9 Topic – Tyranny of the majority (GS-1) (Just Read it)

Page-9 Topic- Unimplementable orders ( GS-2) ( Make Notes)

Page-9 Topic- Data (Little bit Important)


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)

‘Muslim women may go to Haj without Mehram’ (GS-1)



  • Best Parliamentarian award for Kanimozhi (PAGE-7)
  • Visa on arrival for South Korean nationals ( Page-11)
  • Coal output rises 10% to during April-Nov.


Prelims News  (Choose Any 5 Topics)

Page-5  Topic : After launch, GSAT11 awaits ₹200 crore ground system

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

  • Topic- National Register of Citizens (NRC) ( Front Page)
  • Topic- smartTalari’ (Page-3)
  •  Topic- swine flu virus ( page-5)
  • Topic- Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR).( Page-8)
  • Topic- current account deficit (CAD) ( Page-8)
  • Topic- Zoram People’s ( Page-10)
  • Topic- Indian Ocean Region (IOR) ( Page-11)
  • Topic- Gulf Cooperation Council’s ( Page-12)
  • Topic- OPEC ( Page-12)
  • Topic- FPIs ( Page-13)
  • Topic- Monetary Policy Committee (MPC). ( Page-13)

Weekly Essay Topic-

“Patriotism is the opposite of nationalism.”( Page-9)