What to Read in The Hindu
03 August 2021

Page 1

  • SC questions States on cases under 66A (GS 2 FR)

https://www.thehindu.com/todays-paper/sc-questions-states-on-cases-under-66a/article35692136.ece

  • President hails Madras legislature’s contribution (GS 1 Modern History)

https://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/chennai/president-hails-madras-legislatures-contribution/article35691500.ece

  • Expected Question –

Write the contribution of M. Karunanidhi in building of modern India.

  • At $35 bn, July exports 34% higher than pre-COVID level (GS 3 Economy)

https://www.thehindu.com/business/Industry/exports-up-4791-in-july-to-3517-bn/article35681279.ece

 

Page 2

  • Green tribunal pulls up authorities over ‘failure of constitutional obligation’ (GS 3 Ecology)

https://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/Delhi/green-tribunal-pulls-up-authorities-over-failure-of-constitutional-obligation/article35691802.ece

  • HC allows woman to terminate pregnancy (GS 2 FR)

https://www.thehindu.com/news/national/hc-allows-woman-to-terminate-pregnancy/article35691790.ece

 

Page 5

  • SC offers mediation in Krishna dispute (GS 3 Water issues)

https://www.thehindu.com/news/national/cji-offers-to-send-andhra-telangana-krishna-water-dispute-for-mediation/article35676544.ece

 

Page 6

  • Fathoming serosurvey data, with caution (GS 2 Health)

https://www.thehindu.com/opinion/lead/fathoming-serosurvey-data-with-caution/article35689538.ece

  • A disconcerting picture behind the headline numbers (GS 3 Employment issues)

https://www.thehindu.com/opinion/op-ed/a-disconcerting-picture-behind-the-headline-numbers/article35689556.ece

 

Page 7

  • The hacking of Indian democracy (GS 2 FR)

https://www.thehindu.com/opinion/op-ed/the-hacking-of-indian-democracy/article35689507.ece

  • Criminalising welfare issues (GS 1 society)

https://www.thehindu.com/opinion/op-ed/criminalising-welfare-issues/article35689329.ece

  • We need more creators (GS 2 Health)

https://www.thehindu.com/opinion/op-ed/we-need-more-creators/article35689907.ece

 

Page 8

  • Amid protests, LS passes Bill to amend insurance Act (GS 2 Legislature)

https://www.thehindu.com/news/national/lok-sabha-passes-bill-to-amend-public-sector-general-insurance-law/article35679559.ece

 

Page 9

  • No agreement yet on Gogra, Hot Springs (GS 2 IR)

https://www.thehindu.com/news/national/12th-round-of-corps-commander-talks-constructive-no-agreement-yet-for-gogra-hot-springs/article35681966.ece

  • Preventive detention only to forestall public disorder: SC (GS 2 FR)

https://www.thehindu.com/news/national/preventive-detention-a-necessary-evil-only-to-prevent-public-disorder-supreme-court/article35688565.ece

  • Expected Question –

Preventive detention laws in the country have come to be associated with frequent misuse. Discuss issues arising out of preventive detention and the Supreme Court’s views on this issue.

  • Ex-Australian PM Abbott in India to push trade talks (GS 2 IR)

https://www.thehindu.com/news/international/former-australian-pm-tony-abbott-undertaking-five-day-visit-to-india/article35681169.ece

  • Jaishankar likely to attend swearing-in of Raisi (GS 2 IR)

https://www.thehindu.com/news/national/jaishankar-expected-to-attend-raisis-swearing-in-as-iranian-president/article35691813.ece

 

Page 10

  • Delta and its sublineages reduce Covaxin antibodies: ICMR study (GS 2 Health)

https://www.thehindu.com/news/national/delta-variants-lineages-reduces-covaxin-antibodies-icmr-study/article35689269.ece

  • PM Modi launches digital payment solution e-RUPI (GS 3 Economy)

https://www.thehindu.com/news/national/pm-modi-launches-digital-payment-solution-e-rupi/article35681167.ece

  • Experts warn against mandatory food fortification (GS 2 Malnutrition)

https://www.thehindu.com/news/national/experts-raise-concerns-over-mandatory-fortification-of-food-items/article35685066.ece

  • Over 58,000 rescued from child labour (GS 1 Society)

https://www.thehindu.com/news/national/over-58000-rescued-from-child-labour/article35689951.ece

 

Page 12

  • PMI hints at manufacturing recovery (GS 3 Economy)

https://www.thehindu.com/todays-paper/tp-business/pmi-hints-at-manufacturing-recovery/article35691834.ece