The Hindu Today News & Editorials – 05 March 2021

1) Not so stellar in protecting personal liberty. The outcomes from the judiciary in the defence of liberty, free thought and speech seem to be far from routine. GS-1: Social empowerment. GS-4: Ethics and Human Interface: Essence, determinants and consequences of Ethics in-human actions; dimensions of ethics; ethics. 1. The different cases where judiciary grant bail, …

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The Hindu Today News & Editorials – 01 March 2021

March 2021: The Hindu Editorial Analysis

1) A wolf in watchdog’s clothing Instead of soft-touch monitoring, the government has opted for predatory new rules. GS-2: Important aspects of governance, transparency and accountability, e-governance- applications, models, successes, limitations, and potential; GS-3: Challenges to internal security through communication networks, role of media and social networking sites in internal security challenges, basics of cyber …

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The Hindu Today News & Editorials – 27 February 2021

March 2021: The Hindu Editorial Analysis

1) “A colonial relic”. Repeated misuse of sedition law underlines the need to scrap it altogether GS-3: Challenges to internal security through communication networks, role of media and social networking sites in internal security challenges, Context: A Delhi court granted bail to climate activist Disha Ravi, arrested in connection with allegedly being involved in sharing a …

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The Hindu Today News & Editorials – 26 February 2021

March 2021: The Hindu Editorial Analysis

1) Single party dominance, democracy imperiled. Those who believe in progressive politics must ensure that winning polls through any means can never be an objective. GS-2: Salient features of the Representation of People’s Act. GS-4: accountability and ethical governance; strengthening of ethical and moral values in governance. Context: The nation is set to witness a series of …

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The Hindu Today News & Editorials – 25 February 2021

The Hindu Editorial Analysis

1) The structural fragility of Union Territories. Union Territories having legislatures with ultimate control vested in the central administrator are not workable GS-2: Parliament and State legislatures—structure, functioning, conduct of business, powers & privileges and issues arising out of these. Context: Four Ruling MLAs have resigned from the Puducherry government led by CM Narayanasamy, throwing the government …

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The Hindu Today News & Editorials – 24 February 2021

The Hindu Editorial Analysis Today- 15 February 2021

1) Human rights are everyone’s business. India must realise that a democracy cannot be reduced to only demanding praise from the rest of the world. GS-2: Important aspects of governance, transparency and accountability. GS-4: Strengthening of ethical and moral values in governance; ethical issues in international relations. Context: The denial of democratic and human rights of the ongoing …

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The Hindu Today News & Editorials – 23 February 2021

March 2021: The Hindu Editorial Analysis

1. Dealing with the bigger neighbor, China. Unlike its ties with Russia, bellicosity seems the signature element of Beijing’s approach to India   GS-2: India and its neighborhood- relations. And Bilateral, regional and global groupings and agreements involving India and/or affecting India’s interests. Context: 1. The usual broadside about India “belittling” China’s sovereignty in Tibet …

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The Hindu Today News & Editorials – 22 February 2021

The Hindu Editorial Analysis

1) Navigating the storm: On the Fifteenth Finance Commission. The Fifteenth Finance Commission has adapted well to swiftly shifting sands. GS-2: Devolution of powers and finances up to local levels and challenges therein. GS-3: Indian Economy and issues relating to planning, mobilization, of resources, growth, development and employment. Context: A  balanced between Union and  States, …

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The Hindu Today News & Editorials – 20 February 2021

The Hindu Editorial Analysis

1) A verdict that has ended a long silence. The Priya Ramani case is a key moment in the legal process that has often failed to bring justice to women complainants. GS-3: Role of women and women’s organization and Social empowerment. CONTEXT: A Delhi court acquitted / free former journalist Priya Ramani in a defamation case filed …

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The Hindu Today News & Editorials – 19 February 2021

March 2021: The Hindu Editorial Analysis

1) Dizzying climb: On retail inflation. Inflation must not be allowed to pose a threat to macro-economic stability. GS-3: Indian Economy and issues relating to planning, mobilization, of resources, growth, development and employment. Context: The statistics department showed that food inflation fell to a 20-month low of 1.89% as vegetable prices slumped 15.84% last month. Retail …

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