Must Read News Articles I 18th August 2020

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We are posting Today’s Must Read News Articles below.


About Must Read News Articles For UPSC : 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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#1 Jurisdictional conflict in the running of Delhi 

Syllabus topic – Functions and Responsibilities of the Union and the States, Issues and Challenges Pertaining to the Federal Structure 

#2 What is criticism and what is contempt? 

Syllabus Topic – Structure, Organization and Functioning of the Judiciary 

#3 Judiciary has great power, including power to punish for contempt. It must use it sparingly, softly. 

Syllabus topic – Structure, Organization and Functioning of the Judiciary 

#4 India’s geopolitical interests are in close alignment with moderate Arab centre 

Syllabus topic – India and its Neighborhood- Relations. Bilateral, Regional and Global Groupings and Agreements involving India and/or affecting India’s interests 

#5 Own the disruption 

Syllabus topic – Issues Relating to Development and Management of Social Sector/Services relating to Health, Education, Human Resources. 


#6 Policymaking has to take the lead in addressing urban-rural disparities 

Syllabus topic – Storage, Transport and Marketing of Agricultural Produce and Issues and Related Constraints. 

#7 Make it less taxing 

Syllabus topic – Indian Economy and issues relating to Planning, Mobilization of Resources, Growth, Development and Employment. 


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