Must Read News Articles – May 9, 2018

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GS 1

Remove Jinnah’s portrait

Two Nation theory, Muhammad Ali Jinnah

GS 2

SC slams Centrefor showing “sheer contempt of court” by not framing Cauvery scheme

Interstate river water disputes, Cauvery river, Supreme Court

Trump announces U.S. withdrawal from ‘defective’ Iran deal

Iran nuclear deal, USA

HC allows online nominations for polls

criminalisation of politics, elections

Hearing on Citizenship Bill begins in Assam amid protests

Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2016

How MPs spend their funds: there’s good and bad news

MPLADS funds

Reviving ‘Neighbourhood First’

Pakistan, South Asia, China, Nepal

The age of Putin

Russia, New cold war

UN report for social inclusion

UN Economic and Social Survey of Asia and the Pacific 2018 

No tensions with China: Centre


Kim talks denuclearisation with Xi in second China visit

North Korea, nuclear proliferation 

Trump pulls U.S. out of Iran deal

Iran nuclear deal, USA

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Commission approves modern animal-free testing for drugs

Indian Pharmacopoeia Commission, Pharmaceuticals, People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA)

TRAI seeks to amend interconnect norms

Telecom. Draft Telecommunication Interconnection (Amendment) Regulations 2018

Forging peace in Nagaland

Naga peace talks, NSCN-IM

Yesterday’s current affairs material by Forum IAS

7 PM Editorial: Plastic pollution: An overview

9 PM Current affairs brief:

10 PM Current affairs MCQs:

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