Read between the lines [The Hindu 11-6-19]

Hello friends we are starting a new initiative “Parivarthan Read between the lines ” ,this is to encourage aspirants to self study and refocus on the newspapers instead of totally depending on third party sources for their preparation.

  • We urge each and every aspirant to read newspapers daily.
  • This Read between the lines is focused on daily notes making through focused keywords and Topics.
  • It also works as a layered preparation with daily effort than dumping all material in one day/month/week.
  • It helps you interlink with wide range of topics, revise static syllabus and also make you spend some quality time on one particular topic.
  • The advantages will be 6 months down the line there will be hardly any topics which you have zero idea about, you will revise each important topic in news multiple times, revise static syllabus on a constant basis
  • It will help your mains answer writing immensely and prepare you for any kind of prelims 2020 paper.
  • To filter out the noise and help you read only the essential articles in line with syllabus we post daily suggested articles to read in newspapers.
  • This compliments to the newspaper reading. Articles to read in Newspapers June 11th 2019
  • You can also crowd source by posting links to the keywords in the comments so that it helps every one.
  • It’s Free , only fee is your time invested in quality preparation for your name in the final list.

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Read between the lines [The Hindu 11-6-19]

Constitution, Polity & Governance

  • Social media and Fundamental rights violated-protected? Examples
  • Section 67 of Information technology act ?– waht is Shreya Singhal v. Union of India case , Section 66A of the IT Act ?
  • What do you understand by Illegal and Unconstitutional ?
  • Personal Data Protection Bill, 2018.
  • Privacy FR ? Justice K. S. Puttaswamy  vs Union Of India  2018 case ?
  • Imposition of Presidents rule ?
  • What is extradition ?
  • Enforcement Directorate
  • What is Interpol Red notice?

Society & Social issues

  • Indecent Representation of Women (Prohibition) Act
  • Free ride for women in Delhi transport system good or bad ? -is it reinforcing weaker sex theory ?
  • What is FLPR ? What is Gender pay gap ? who releases gender gap index ? India’s rank ?
  • Ease of living index ministry ?
  • What is eat right Campaign ?

International relations

  • Trade war between US and China
  • Brexit
  • SAARC- BIMSTEC-IORA- BBIN- BCIM Forum
  • Rise of China will be the most important issue that dominate India’s foreign policy ? your views ?
  • What is Wuhan spirit ?
  • Iran- US- JCPOA –
  • India- US – CAATSA and implication on S400 deal with Russia ?
  • SCO -RATS
  • Pakistan- FATF- Grey/Black list
  • Neighborhood first policy

Economy

  • What are Farm support schemes ? Rythu Bandhu scheme? How does they help the farmers ?
  • What are NPA’s ? What are the important points of RBI’s {Prudential framework for resolution of stressed assets ?
  • What is IBC?  What is importance of section 35AA of banking regulation act ?
  • What is Generalized system of Preferences ?
  • Ease of doing business – who ? Parameters ?
  • SEBI? What is insider trading ?
  • What is No frills account ? advantages ? What is Financial inclusion ?

Science and Technology

  • What are genetically modified crops ? GM Cotton -Brinjal – Pink bollworm disease ?Role of Genetic Engineering Approval Committee ?
  • what is Artificial Intelligence ?
  • What is enriched uranium ? IAEA ?

Geography, ,Environment, Biodiversity and Disaster Management

  • What is Coastal Regulation Zone – Notification 2018
  • Cyclone Vayu- how are cyclones named ? is it an obstacle to northward progress of monsoon ?

History, Indian Heritage and Culture,

  • Civil Disobedience movement

Ethics Integrity and Aptitude

  • Legal- Ethical implications of legal personality for Artificial Intelligence ?
  • what if a drone hits a human being?
  • What if an AI-based driverless car gets into an accident that causes harm to humans or damages property? Who should the courts hold liable for the same?
  • Can AI be thought to have knowingly or carelessly caused bodily injury to another?
  • Can robots act as a witness or as a tool for committing various crimes?
  • Recommended :
  • whether machines must be taught morals
  • What is Whistle blowing ? good or bad ? Effects ? victimization – anonymous complaints should be allowed ? what about Frivolous complaints ?

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Read between the lines [The Hindu 10-6-19]

“Parivarthan Read between the lines ” , initiative to help aspirants self study and refocus on the newspapers instead of totally depending on third party sources for their preparation.

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Constitution, Polity & Governance

  • Draft New education policy (NEP) important recommendations
  • Right To Education act.
  • What are Foreigners Tribunals ? Through out the country or only in Assam ? Citizenship- Refer Laxmikanth
  • What are Tribunals ? 323A-323B. Difference ? Refer Laxmikanth
  • NCPCR ?
  • What is Writ petetion ? only SC or HC also power of writ ?
  • SIAM- CII- what is lobbying ? legal or illegal in India ? what are pressure groups examples ?
  • NITI aayog -planning commission difference ?
  •  What is Assam accord ? National register of Citizens- Who is an illegal immigrant ?
  • What is Unlawful activities prevention act ? any criticism ?

Geography, ,Environment, Biodiversity and Disaster Management

  • Where is Bandhavgarh tiger reserve ? Sariska Tiger reserve ?
  • Depression- Cyclonic storms- Low or high pressure ?
  • What are PET plastic bottles ? Single use plastic ?
  • Carbon emissions – Green Tax ?

Science and Technology

  • ISRO- Chadrayaan 2 – what are Vikram and Pragyan ? Launched by GSLV or PSLV ?
  • Enforcement Directorate is under which ministry ?  what are FEMA and PMLA acts ?
  • Gene edited babies ? Designer babies ?

Security

  • What are central armed forces which ministry and borders they patrol -SSB-ITBP-BSF-Assam Rifles ? what about CISF ?
  • What is BrahMos developed by ? What is supersonic/ hypersonic ? s-400 ?

International relations

  • What is act east policy ?
  •  What is European Union -any link to Brexit ?
  • International Criminal court – how is it different from International court of Justice ?

Economy

  • What is Generalized system of Preferences ?
  • WTO- Enabling clause – Appellate body ?

Society & Social issues

  • What are the various diseases that are transmitted by mosquitoes ? is Nipha one of them ?
  • What is mid day meal scheme ? how does it help education system in broader context ?

Feel free to share your view in comments or mail to us kalyan@iksa.in or telegram @naylak , we encourage you to share the links or frame answers or notes on the above questions .

Parivarthan Read between the lines [The Hindu 8-6-19]

“Parivarthan Read between the lines ” , initiative to help aspirants self study and refocus on the newspapers instead of totally depending on third party sources for their preparation.

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Parivarthan Read between the lines [The Hindu 8-6-19]

Constitution, Polity & Governance

  • Anti-Defection law- 10th schedule- 2/3rd defection- Disqualification -Powers of speaker on the same.
  • Should the power of decision be transferred to Election commission (article of EC?) ?
  • Enforcement Directorate
  • Foreign contribution regulation act 2010 and rules 2011 – NGO -Home Ministry
  • National commission for protection of child rights NCPCR
  • Appointment of Judges of High court
  • What is collegium ?
  • NITI Aayog
  • Election commission – Dissenting Opinion – Model code of Conduct
  • Funding of elections ? What is the legal limit ? Cost of elections in the country ?
  • Who is cabinet secretary ? Power and position not the names ..
  • How is a party declared as National party ? advantages ?

Society & Social issues

  • Nipha virus – Transmission
  • What is National testing agency ?
  • What is me too movement ?

International relations

  • Neighborhood first policy
  • China’s one belt one road
  • Significance of visits to Maldives- Sri Lanka -Bhutan
  • What is Brexit ?

Economy

  • Food Corporation of India – Storage what is the importance ?
  • What are stressed assets ? what is NPA ?
  • Insolvency and bankruptcy code.
  • Resolution Strategy/plan – Inter creditor agreement?
  • SEBI ? Quasi judicial body?
  • What are commercial papers ? secured or unsecured ?
  • What is LIBOR rate ?

Security

  • Para (Special Forces) – Armed Forces
  • Jaish-e-Muhammad – Al-Qaeda – Terror organisations
  • What is Money Laundering

Geography, ,Environment, Biodiversity and Disaster Management

  • Dust Storms

Parivarthan Read between the lines [The Hindu 7-6-19]

“Parivarthan Read between the lines ” , intiative to help aspirants self study and refocus on the newspapers instead of totally depending on third party sources for their preparation.

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Parivarthan Read between the lines [The Hindu 7-6-19]

  • Cabinet committees
  • Reserve bank of India – Regulator ? Transmission rates
  • Monetary policy committee
  • Repo rate- basis points
  • Sensex- Nifty – Equity and capital markets -Stock markets
  • what is inflation?
  • Niti Aayog – PM economic council- Cyber security
  • Artificial intelligence- Machine learning – Augmented reality
  • what is Global data protection and regulation GDPR – Data Localisation
  • Nipha virus- host- H1N1
  • Coastal regulation zone 1-2-3 ?
  • National consumer dispute redressal commission
  • RTGS/NEFT
  • Basel 3 norms – Leverage ratio
  • Map- Sudan – Darafur-kharatoum – Nile river -Sinai Peninsula
  • UN security council – India a member ?
  •  Sports Diplomacy
  • Neighborhood first policy
  • White shipping
  • Swach Bharat mission Ministry –
  • PM Awas Yojana Ministry -beneficiary
  • Ujjwala scheme – Ministry -beneficiary
  • TRS 2/3 rd defection – Anti defection law – 10th schedule
  • BIMSTEC- SAARC -G20-African union
  • CII – pressure groups
  • what are think tanks ? how do they contribute ?
  • What is Spectrum ? 4g/5g
  • What is bailout package in relation to Public sector units ?
  • National investigation agency ?
  • What is one china principle ? Taiwan ? what is India’s official stand on it ?
  • START treaty – New Start pact ?
  • NBFC- Liquidity crisis
  • What is Crowding out effect ? good or bad ?
  • What are payment banks ? can they issue credit cards ?
  • What are domestic systemically important banks ? eligibility criteria and how many are there in India ?
  • Ethanol – Bio-fuels
  • GST- excise tax
  • Botanical/Zoological survey of India – Ministry.

If you know meaning or basic details that will be more than enough in initial stages, like GST – Goods and service tax- indirect tax reform that will be enough, as you progress with covering static books or classes you will gain in depth knowledge. Please dont waste time doing too much research on any one topic, just keep in mind these words and topics are important.

Parivarthan Read between the lines [The Hindu 6-6-19]

Hello friends we are starting a new initiative “Parivarthan Read between the lines ” ,this is to encourage aspirants to self study and refocus on the newspapers instead of totally depending on third party sources for their preparation.

  • We urge each and every aspirant to read newspapers daily.
  • This Read between the lines is focused on daily notes making through focused keywords and Topics.
  • It also works as a layered preparation with daily effort than dumping all material in one day/month/week.
  • It helps you interlink with wide range of topics, revise static syllabus and also make you spend some quality time on one particular topic.
  • The advantages will be 6 months down the line there will be hardly any topics which you have zero idea about, you will revise each important topic in news multiple times, revise static syllabus on a constant basis
  • It will help your mains answer writing immensely and prepare you for any kind of prelims 2020 paper.
  • To filter out the noise and help you read only the essential articles in line with syllabus we post daily suggested articles to read in newspapers.
  • This compliments to the newspaper reading.
  • You can also crowd source by posting links to the keywords in the comments so that it helps every one.
  • It’s Free , only fee is your time invested in quality preparation for your name in the final list.

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Parivarthan Read between the lines [The Hindu 6-6-19]

Keywords to focus upon… for UPSC

  • What are Cabinet committees – Cabinet secretariat
  • UNDP – Equator Prize – Sustainable development and link to growing millets.
    • Interlink to Year of millets/pulses/ Elinor Ostrom global commons
  • Nipha virus- host- H1N1-Encephalitis, Meningitis
  • Gestational diabetes mellitus – Non communicable diseases/life style disease
  • Earthquake- epicentre
  • Social media- Police – Assam example ganja seizure
    • Golden triangle- golden crescent
  • Vacation Bench
  • Languages of India/Language families- 8th schedule -Official languages
  •  National Solar Mission under the National Action Plan on Climate Change. Solar Photovoltaic panels and the process
  • Safeguard duty- World trade organisation
  • G 20
  • Enforcement directorate – Prevention of money laundering act -Comptroller and auditor general
  • Election commission -VVPAT
  • PM Jan arogya Yojana
  • National Register of Citizens
  • Exercise Garuda
  • What is DBT ?
  • CBI-  Ministry ?
  • What is 5g Technology.
  • What is FDI _FPI _strong Inflows good or bad ?
  • what are Commercial papers ?  rating agencies ?
  • What is Micro-finance ? NBFC? Small Finance banks ?
  • What is non performing asset?

We always welcome feedback and suggestions , you can also post any links which enhances this initiative in the comments below.  @naylak