GS 2 How the ‘deep state’ gamed the system The peaceful transition to a new electoral force represented by Imran Khan’s Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf is seen by some as further proof of an evolving system where civilian politicians, by drawing their power from mass electoral politics, are emerging from the shadow of an army-dominated state. GS 3 No child left behind To get good nutrition to all Indians, we need delivery models that are collaborative across domains Kerala’s trauma All efforts, private and governmental, need to be stepped up to assist flood-affected people Continental shifts The Asian Games begin in the Indonesian cities of Jakarta and Palembang on Saturday, providing Indian sport a bracing opportunity to prove its composite progress at the global level. ‘Civic bodies can raise more funds’ City-level GDP data could help municipal bodies make better decisions on needed infrastructure and investment, and also leverage their economic strength to raise funds to finance their needs.