Must Read News Articles I 19th June 2020

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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 Excavation at Kodumanal reveals megalithic belief in afterlife 

Syllabus topic – ndian Culture – Salient aspects of Art Forms, Literature and Architecture from ancient to modern times. 


#2 Galwan: Postscript to a tragedy 

Syllabus Topic – India and its Neighborhood- Relations. 

#3 At the high table 

Syllabus Topic – Important International Institutions, agencies and fora – their Structure, Mandate. 

#4 Mediation in the age of COVID-19 

Syllabus Topic – Structure, Organization and Functioning of the Executive and the Judiciary 

#5 India coasts to win in Security Council polls 

Syllabus Topic – Important International Institutions, agencies and fora – their Structure, Mandate 

#6 ‘Rs. 50,000 crore scheme for migrants’ 

Syllabus Topic – Government Policies and Interventions for Development in various sectors and Issues arising out of their Design and Implementation. 

#7 Higher in Upper House 

Syllabus Topic – Parliament and State Legislatures—Structure, Functioning, Conduct of Business, Powers & Privileges and Issues Arising out of these. 

#8 Biting the bullet 

Syllabus Topic – India and its Neighborhood- Relations. 

#9 Coping with the pandemic: Civil society organisations can help build resilience among the poor 

Syllabus topic – Development Processes and the Development Industry — the Role of NGOs, SHGs, various groups and associations, donors, charities, institutional and other stakeholders. 


#10 Can India decouple itself from Chinese manufacturing? 

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

#11 A long-term, climate-resilient development pathway should guide India’s development 

Syllabus Topic – Conservation, Environmental Pollution and Degradation 


#12 A time for empathy 

Syllabus Topic – Aptitude and Foundational Values for Civil Service, Integrity, Impartiality and Non-partisanship, Objectivity, Dedication to Public Service, Empathy, Tolerance and Compassion towards the weaker-sections. 

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