What to Read in The Hindu
13 August 2021

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‘Outsiders brought inside House to manhandle MPs’ (GS 2 Legislature)

https://www.thehindu.com/news/national/outsiders-brought-in-as-marshals-to-manhandle-mps-opposition/article35886587.ece

 

Kabul offers to share power (GS 2 IR)

https://www.thehindu.com/news/international/kabul-offers-taliban-power-sharing-to-end-violence-source/article35876538.ece

 

GSLV-F10 fails to put satellite into orbit (GS 3 Science)

https://www.thehindu.com/news/national/gslv-f10-fails-to-launch-earth-observation-satellite-into-intended-orbit/article35868987.ece

Expected Question –

Write a note on Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle (GSLV)? What are it’s significance for India and how is it different from Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV)?

 

SDM acts against rules, draws court’s ire (GS 2 FR)

https://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/Delhi/sdm-acts-against-rules-draws-courts-ire/article35888608.ece

 

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‘Forming panel to probe oxygen deaths’ (GS 2 Health)

https://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/Delhi/forming-panel-to-probe-oxygen-deaths/article35887967.ece

 

HIMS will transform healthcare system: CM (GS 2 Health)

https://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/Delhi/hims-will-transform-healthcare-system-cm/article35888040.ece

 

‘Fill up vacant minority panel posts by Sept. 30 (GS 2 Non Constitutional bodies)

https://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/Delhi/fill-up-vacant-posts-in-minority-commission-by-sept-30/article35887870.ece

 

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Varsities merge for the first time in Rajasthan (GS 2 Education)

https://www.thehindu.com/news/national/other-states/varsities-merge-for-the-first-time-in-rajasthan/article35887145.ece

 

Odisha to map stretches vulnerable to tidal surges (GS 3 Ecology)

https://www.thehindu.com/news/national/odisha-to-map-coastal-stretches-vulnerable-to-tidal-surges/article35879001.ece

 

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Squaring up to India’s education emergency (GS 2 Education)

https://www.thehindu.com/opinion/lead/squaring-up-to-indias-education-emergency/article35886782.ece

 

Parliament is abdicating its oversight role (GS 2 Legislature)

https://www.thehindu.com/opinion/op-ed/parliament-is-abdicating-its-oversight-role/article35886803.ece

 

Another warning: On landslips in Himachal Pradesh (GS 3 Disaster Management)

https://www.thehindu.com/opinion/editorial/another-warning-the-hindu-editorial-on-landslips-in-himachal-pradesh/article35886745.ece

 

Eye in the sky: On ISRO’s hits and misses (GS 3 Science)

https://www.thehindu.com/opinion/editorial/eye-in-the-sky-the-hindu-editorial-on-isros-hits-and-misses/article35886758.ece

 

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The many shades of intolerance (GS 1 Society)

https://www.thehindu.com/opinion/op-ed/the-many-shades-of-intolerance/article35886974.ece

 

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Landslips in Himachal Pradesh cause concern (GS 3 Ecology)

https://www.thehindu.com/news/national/explained-landslips-in-himachal-pradesh-raise-concerns-if-they-are-part-of-a-larger-climate-shift/article35874452.ece

Expected Question –

“The Himalayas are highly prone to landslides.” Discuss the causes and suggest suitable measures of mitigation.

 

Merit should come first: Nariman (GS 2 Judiciary)

https://www.thehindu.com/news/national/merit-should-predominate-judicial-appointments-justice-nariman/article35879627.ece

 

‘Will ensure safety of Afghan Hindus, Sikhs’ (GS 2 IR)

https://www.thehindu.com/news/national/india-will-ensure-safety-of-afghan-hindus-and-sikhs-mea/article35885095.ece

 

Cow slaughter in secret does not affect public order, says HC (GS 2 FR)

https://www.thehindu.com/news/national/other-states/allahabad-high-court-quashes-arrest-of-five-persons-over-cow-slaughter/article35888718.ece

 

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Union Ministers demand action against Opposition MPs (GS 2 Legislature)

https://www.thehindu.com/news/national/opposition-should-apologise-to-nation-for-their-behaviour-in-parliament-ministers/article35873043.ece

 

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Stressed healthcare workers turn to NIMHANS helpline (GS 2 Health)

https://www.thehindu.com/todays-paper/tp-national/healthcare-workers-seek-stress-relief-from-nimhans-helpline/article35888923.ece

 

Satellite mission: two stages completed but third failed (GS 3 Science)

https://www.thehindu.com/sci-tech/technology/explained-the-failure-of-isros-geo-imaging-satellite-gisat-1/article35870082.ece

 

Common survey to count elephants and tigers (GS 3 Ecology)

https://www.thehindu.com/news/national/common-survey-to-count-indias-elephant-and-tiger-populations/article35885595.ece

 

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Afghans should save themselves: U.S. (GS 2 IR)

https://www.thehindu.com/news/international/afghans-should-save-themselves-us/article35886080.ece

 

China governance blueprint signals continuing crackdown (GS 2 IR)

https://www.thehindu.com/news/international/china-governance-blueprint-signals-continuing-crackdown/article35886478.ece

 

Pakistan successfully test-fires nuclear-capable ballistic missile (GS 2 IR)

https://www.thehindu.com/news/international/pakistan-successfully-test-fires-nuclear-capable-surface-to-surface-ballistic-missile/article35876138.ece

 

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Goyal chides industrialists, urges them to introspect (GS 3 Economy)

https://www.thehindu.com/business/goyal-chides-industrialists-urges-them-to-introspect/article35886880.ece