The Hindu: 29th April 2012, Sunday

1. Chief Ministers without: Pg4

Relevance: An important observation made by the Delhi Lokayukta, can be quoted in the mains answer.

2. Sea, sand and survival: Pg8

Relevance: A good read; focus on the factual content like Gahirmatha, Rushulia, Arribada, Bhitarkanika etc.

3. Earthy wisdom: Pg8

Clue: Prepare a general literature on Organic Farming, green manure, green compost, prospectus of Second green revolution, nutrition advantage, cost effectiveness, National Project on Organic farming etc.

http://www.gktoday.in/national-project-on-organic-farming/

4. Breaking the sanitation: Pg15

Relevance: Prepare your general literature on sanitation including the Total Sanitation Campaign, Community led total sanitation approach, Nirmal Gram Puraskar, concerned MDG, Biotoilets, Sulabh International, e tiolets and project delight,’no tiolet no bride’ campaign in Haryana etc

5. Other potential 2 markers and tidbits: Governors like M Alwa, B Wanchoo, S.Narsimhan(Frontpage), NAK Browne(Pg10), New Safe Confinement project and Chernobyl Disaster 1986(Pg13), Anatolian Plateau(Pg13, also see Sea of Marmara, Bosporous Strait, Aegean Sea etc).

I found only these items to be useful in Sunday’s paper. If you could spot some thing more which is relevant to CSE please feel free to post in comments section.

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2 Responses to The Hindu: 29th April 2012, Sunday

  1. sandeep says:

    excellent analysis… your sight for news beyond the obvious is marvellous …

    sanitation programs and no toilet no bride can easily be incorporated in mains(GS) and sociology answers…

    keep up the good work buddy……

    seriously.. have learnt a lot reading your blog..

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