Must Read Current Affairs Articles I 19th October 2020

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GS Paper – 2

# 1 Probing judicial impropriety and corruption

Syllabus Topic – Structure, organisation and functioning of the Executive and the Judiciary

# 2 No great escape: On India’s low rank on nutritional indices

Syllabus Topic – Issues relating to poverty and hunger

GS Paper – 3

# 3 Compensation cess to stay till States’ dues are met: Finance panel chief

# 4 An incomplete solution: On Centre borrowing for States

Syllabus Topic- Indian Economy and issues relating to planning, mobilisation of resources, growth, development and employment

# 5 FRUIT OF REFORM: New legal framework for contract farming benefits farmer, consumer, investor (Indian Express)

Syllabus Topic – Issues related to direct and indirect farm subsidies and minimum support prices; Public Distribution System objectives, functioning, limitations, revamping; issues of buffer stocks and food security; Technology missions

# 6 Tinkering at margins: Cap on subsidised fertiliser merely addresses issue of its diversion, doesn’t fix real problem — overuse by farmers (Indian Express)

Syllabus Topic – Issues related to direct and indirect farm subsidies and minimum support prices; Public Distribution System objectives, functioning, limitations, revamping; issues of buffer stocks and food security; Technology missions

# 7 Celebrating skinks, Zoological Survey of India lists 62 species

# 8 The hues in the green tribunal’s resilient journey

Syllabus Topic – Environment Conservation

# 9 Explained: Why does air pollution rise in October each year?

Syllabus Topic – Environment Conservation

# 10 India successfully test-fires naval version of BrahMos from indigenous warship (Indian Express)

Syllabus Topic – General awareness in the fields of IT, Space, Computers, Robotics, Nanotechnology, bio-technology

Achievements of Indians in science & technology

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