Must Read Current Affairs Articles – May 12th, 2021

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We are posting Today’s Must Read Current Affairs Articles below:

About Must Read News Articles: Must Read News Articles is an initiative by Team ForumIAS to provide links to the most important news articles of the day. It covers several newspapers such as The Hindu, Indian Express, Livemint, etc. This saves the time and effort of students in identifying useful and important articles. With newspaper websites requiring a paid subscription beyond a certain number of fixed articles, we believe that it is one of the best ways to cover all major newspapers in the shortest amount of time.

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Echo chambers aren’t good at solutions. Parliament should open its doors, even virtually, to ensure all voices hear each other. (

Syllabus Topic – Parliament and State legislatures—structure, functioning, conduct of business

Not all crises are opportunities for reforms

Syllabus Topic – Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors

Harish Damodaran writes: Why Covid is a reality check for Modi’s flagship welfare schemes (

Syllabus Topic –  Welfare schemes for vulnerable sections of the population by the Centre and States and the performance of these scheme

How to adopt a child legally

Syllabus Topic – mechanisms, laws, institutions and Bodies constituted for the protection and betterment of vulnerable sections.

A matter of concern

Syllabus Topic – Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector/Services relating to Health

Sujan R Chinoy writes: Why universities should consider UGC’s proposal to recognise NCC (

Syllabus Topic – Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector/Services relating to education

Evaluate the Ladakh crisis, keep China at bay

Syllabus topic – India and its neighbourhood- relations

What’s happening in Jerusalem?

Syllabus Topic –  Effect of policies and politics of developed and developing countries on India’s interests

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COVID mishandling foretold in the Budget

Syllabus Topic – Government Budgeting

Questions remain on DRDO’s COVID drug

Syllabus topic – Achievements of Indians in science & technology;

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