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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The Hindu Today News & Editorials – 18 February 2021

March 2021: The Hindu Editorial Analysis

1) An ambiguous levy: On tax on PF incomes. The proposed tax on PF incomes has its logic, but operational details need a revisit. GS-2: Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors GS-3: Government Budgeting: Inclusive growth and issues arising from it. Context: Finance Minister has stressed that Budget 2021-22 raises resources to push …

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The Hindu Today News & Editorials – 17 February 2021

The Hindu Today News & Editorials – 17 February 2021 | What is News

1) Looking ahead after the Ladakh walk back. After making a political choice in the disengagement, the government has to now deal with the strategic consequences. GS-2: International relations: India and its neighborhood- relations. GS-3: Security challenges and their management in border areas – linkages of organized crime with terrorism.   Context: The last round of …

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The Hindu Today News & Editorials – 16 February 2021

The Hindu Editorial Analysis

1) Farm laws and ‘taxation’ of farmers.  To show Indian agriculture as being net taxed to argue for the farm laws has poor conceptual validity. GS-2: Effect of policies and politics of developed and developing countries on India’s interests, Indian Diaspora. GS-3: Issues related to direct and indirect farm subsidies and minimum support prices; Public Distribution …

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The Hindu Today News & Editorials – 15 February 2021

The Hindu Editorial Analysis Today- 15 February 2021

1) Fuzzy law, unclear jurisprudence, trampled rights. The legal regime that enables the government to block websites needs urgent reform. GS-2:  Important aspects of governance, transparency and accountability, models, successes, limitations, and potential; transparency & accountability and institutional and other measures. GS-3: Challenges to internal security through communication networks, role of media and social networking …

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The Hindu Important News Editorial and Analysis 13 February 2021

The Hindu Important News Editorial and Analysis 13 February 2021

1) Regulation lite: On self-regulation code for OTT channels Self-regulation code for OTT channels must be given a chance to work to foster creativity. GS-2: Important aspects of governance, transparency and accountability. GS-3: Challenges to internal security through communication networks, role of media and social networking sites in internal security challenges, basics of cyber security. Context: …

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The Hindu Important News Editorial and Analysis 12 February 2021

12 February 2021: The Hindu Editorial Analysis

1) The agonising cost of ham-handed development. India’s leaders must recommit themselves to the ideas and activism of environmentalists involved with Uttarakhand. GS-1 Indian culture will cover the salient aspects of Art Forms, literature and Architecture from ancient to modern times. GS-3: : Conservation, environmental pollution and degradation, environmental impact assessment. and Disaster & disaster management. CONTEXT: …

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