INDEX

CULTURE / HISTORY

  1. Orchha on UNESCO world heritage sites tentative list 1-3

POLITY & GOVERNANCE

  1. Women’s strength in Lok Sabha up to a record 14.4% 4-5
  2. Petition in High Court to tackle population growth 5-6
  3. CAT can exercise same powers as HC 7-8
  4. Bombay High Court upholds law dealing with repeat rapists 8-9
  5. After Article 370, debate on Nagaland’s 371(A) 10-11
  6. Centre wants all States to join PMJAY 11-14
  7. Hindi or English, comparing apples and oranges – On draft National Education Policy 14-16

INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS

  1. The importance of being neighbourly 17-19
  2. A rocky road for strategic partners 19-22
  3. Decolonising the Chagos archipelago 22-23
  4. India, Portugal to join hands in setting up maritime museum 23-24
  5. Trump keeps India on tenterhooks 24-27
  6. Foreign policy in an uncertain world 27-30
  7. City on edge 30-32
  8. Bhutan throws up pay wall amid surge of Indian tourists 32-34
  9. A different tent – On the SCO Summit 34-35

ECONOMY

  1. No wind, no sun: green projects in limbo 36-37
  2. Don’t forget political economy issues 37-40
  3. An India-US trade deal? No thank you 40-42
  4. A ‘social’ index for Ease of Doing Business 42-44
  5. Why the integrity of data matters 44-48
  6. India to impose retaliatory tariffs on 29 American goods 48-49

SOCIETY

  1. Sahara Hostel 50-51
  2. Free transport for women in Delhi 51-52
  3. Saving childhoods 52-54
  4. 65% of hate crimes against Dalits: Amnesty 54
  5. India among countries where women face most violence by partner 55

SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY

  1. Full circle: on the change in kilogram’s definition 56
  2. ISRO’s new commercial arm New Space India officially inaugurated 57-57
  3. SpaceX launches 60 Starlink satellites 57-58
  4. Superconductivity 58-59
  5. MeerLICTH Optical Telescope 59-60
  6. Russia launches Arctic icebreaker 60-60
  7. AKASH – MK 1S Missile 60-62
  8. Defence Space Research Agency (DSRA) 62-62
  9. New paper-based test kit for Malaria Detection 62-63
  10. DRDO tests tech demonstrator 63

ENVIRONMENT/ECOLOGY

  1. Ecologists have 596 reasons to cheer 64-66
  2. Ebb in the Yamuna flow 66-70
  3. ICAT Releases India’s 1st BS – VI Certificate in 2W Segment 70

HEALTH & EDUCATION

  1. WHO strategy to tackle global snakebite ’emergency’ 71-71
  2. Equip Project 71-72
  3. Patients turn litigants as new rules stall therapy 72-73
  4. Jan Shikshan Sansthans 73-74
  5. Fine-tuning the education policy 74-75
  6. An experimental Ebola cure may also protect against Nipah virus 75-77
  7. Explained: Three Language Formula 77-78
  8. Draft NEP proposes formal education from age of three 78-79
  9. Acute Encephalitis Syndrome (AES) outbreak in Bihar 79-80

INTERNAL SECURITY

  1. Operation Blue Star: Sikh body demands apology 81-81
  2. Retired Officers Digital Records Archive (RODRA) 81-82
  3. Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) 82-84