What to Read in The Hindu
01 December 2021

 

    1. GDP grew 8.4% in Q2, but recovery appears patchy

      • Page 1/Front

      • GS 3: Economy

 

    1. Farm fires added 14.6% to city’s PM2.5 in Nov.

      • Page 1/Front

      • GS 3: Environmental Pollution

 

    1. Small grant but a big opportunity for local bodies; The earmarked health allocation recommended by the 15th Finance Commission can fulfil a mandate on primary care

      • Page 6/Editorial

      • GS 2: devolution of powers and finances up to local levels and challenges therein

 

    1. Afghanistan, the rise of a narco-terrorist state

      • Page 6/Editorial

      • GS 3: Internal Security

 

    1. India’s informal economy has not shrunk; An SBI Research study’s claim that there is greater formalisation of the economy is unfounded

      • Page 7/OPED

      • GS 3: Economy

 

    1. Controlling the crypto genie; Cryptocurrencies cannot be controlled unless all nations work together, which is unfortunately a remote possibility

      • Page 7/OPED

      • GS 3: Science & Technology, Economy

 

    1. Uttarakhand shrines out of Govt. control; With Assembly polls in 2022, BJP administration bows to pressure, recalls the Devasthanam Board Act

      • Page 8/News

      • GS 2: Government Policy

 

    1. Admiral Hari Kumar is Navy chief; He takes over at a time when the force is revising its perspective plan

      • Page 8/News

      • Prelims: National events

 

    1. 6 lakh Indians renounced citizenship, 10,645 foreigners applied for Indian citizenship from 2016 to 2020, says Centre

      • Page 9/News

      • GS 2: citizenship

 

    1. ‘Rising tariff, moratorium to help telcos in 5G play’Auction may yield ₹70,000 cr.: Crisil

      • Page 12/Business

      • GS 3: Economy