What to Read in The Hindu
10 August 2021

Page 1

  • IPCC report forecasts a future of severe weather (GS 3 Ecology)

https://www.thehindu.com/news/national/south-india-to-see-more-rain-as-planet-heats-up/article35823915.ece

 

Expected Question –

While there are ongoing efforts to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and restrict global warming to below 2°C or even below 1.5°C, there are also efforts to help us live in a world where average global temperatures are rising. Examine.

 

  • Working to solve border row: Himanta (GS 2 Federation)

https://www.thehindu.com/news/national/exclusive-mizoram-border-dispute-working-on-practical-solutions-says-assam-cm-himanta-biswa-sarma/article35808859.ece

 

  • PM sets out framework for maritime security (GS 3 Security)

https://www.thehindu.com/news/national/prime-minister-narendra-modi-chairs-high-level-open-debate-at-united-nations-security-council/article35817763.ece

 

  • ‘Nation First, Always First’ theme for I-Day events (Prelims)

https://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/Delhi/nation-first-always-first-theme-for-independence-day-celebrations/article35827512.ece

 

Page 5

  • Extend cooperation, river boards tell A.P., Telangana (GS 2 Federation)

https://www.thehindu.com/todays-paper/tp-national/tp-andhrapradesh/extend-cooperation-river-boards-tell-ap-telangana/article35828186.ece

 

Page 6

  • Saudi Arabia, Iran and the possibilities of détente (GS 2 IR)

https://www.thehindu.com/opinion/lead/saudi-arabia-iran-and-the-possibilities-of-dtente/article35825590.ece

 

  • The shaky foundation of the labour law reforms (GS 3 economy)

https://www.thehindu.com/opinion/op-ed/the-shaky-foundation-of-the-labour-law-reforms/article35825652.ece

 

  • Road ahead from Gogra (GS 2 IR)

https://www.thehindu.com/opinion/editorial/road-ahead-from-gogra-on-india-china-disengagement-process/article35825507.ece

 

  • Code red: On IPCC's warning on climate points (GS 3 Ecology)

https://www.thehindu.com/opinion/editorial/code-red-on-ipccs-warning-on-climate-points/article35825527.ece

 

Page 7

  • Misinformation through a feminist lens (GS 1 society)

https://www.thehindu.com/opinion/op-ed/misinformation-through-a-feminist-lens/article35824916.ece

 

  • A circular economy for plastic (GS 3 Ecology)

https://www.thehindu.com/opinion/op-ed/a-circular-economy-for-plastic/article35825072.ece

 

Page 8

  • Glaciers will keep shrinking: IPCC report (GS 3 Ecology)

https://www.thehindu.com/todays-paper/tp-national/glaciers-will-keep-shrinking-ipcc-report/article35828224.ece

 

  • Tribals in Rajasthan seek more panchayats in scheduled areas (GS 2 Local Government)

https://www.thehindu.com/news/national/other-states/tribals-in-rajasthan-seek-morepanchayats-in-scheduled-areas/article35827374.ece

 

Expected Question –

PESA seeks to empower Gram Sabhas in scheduled areas to emerge as effective institutions of self-governance. Critically evaluate the performance of PESA.

 

  • Parliament passes Bills on tribunal reforms, taxation (GS 2 Legislature)

https://www.thehindu.com/news/national/parliament-passes-bills-on-tribunal-reforms-taxation/article35825576.ece

 

  • CPI(M) plans age limit for Central Committee (GS 2 Political Parties)

https://www.thehindu.com/news/national/cpim-caps-age-for-office-bearers/article35820731.ece

 

Page 9

  • SC seeks Centre’s reply on vaccine data (GS 2 Health)

https://www.thehindu.com/todays-paper/sc-seeks-centres-reply-on-vaccine-data/article35828386.ece

 

  • Govt. delaying Collegium recommendations, says SC (GS 2 Judiciary)

https://www.thehindu.com/news/national/govt-delaying-collegium-recommendations-on-appointment-of-judges-to-high-courts-says-sc/article35826108.ece

 

  • 11,000 crore for self-sufficiency in edible oil production: PM (GS 3 Agriculture)

https://www.thehindu.com/news/national/11000-cr-for-new-edible-oil-mission-says-pm-modi/article35821273.ece

 

Page 10

  • ‘Climate report must be death knell for fossil fuels’ (GS 3 Ecology)

https://www.thehindu.com/news/international/climate-report-must-be-death-knell-for-fossil-fuels/article35824591.ece

 

  • Australia signals democracies’ trade swing from China to India (GS 2 IR)

https://www.thehindu.com/news/international/australia-signals-democracies-trade-swing-from-china-to-india/article35825634.ece

 

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  • Economic activity nears level seen pre-pandemic: Nomura (GS 3 Economy)

https://www.thehindu.com/business/economic-activity-nears-level-seen-pre-pandemic-nomura/article35825001.ece

 

  • Won’t intervene in CCI probe against Amazon, Flipkart: SC (GS 3 Economy)

https://www.thehindu.com/news/national/sc-reduses-to-intervene-in-probe-ordered-by-cci-against-flipkart-amazon/article35811767.ece