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5th July 2017 Part-2: Daily News Analysis(in Hindi)
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Jatin Verma is teaching live on Unacademy Plus

Jatin Verma
Have appeared in UPSC CSE thrice. Have been taking Unacademy Plus courses Academics- Polity, Economics & Current Affairs.

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sir your English is not good
sir please guide how to make questions with these issues for prelims as well as mains. thank you
sir , could you please provide us with a model answer to your 5th july question on goverance. it would be helpful for beginners....
Can I make notes of the hindu on A4 loose sheets? Becoz maintaining a dairy or a notebook will be difficult for updating the news. Plz suggest ...
Thank u so much for your time and patience sir really it helps a lot and we came to know how to read the newspaper once again thank u so much
a question, will you continue till the next year too???? i guess we have become too dependent on you. great job btw :)
  1. DAILY NEWS ANALYSIS from THE HINDU 5TH July 2017 By JATIN VERMA Educator Unacademy For Daily The Hindu News & Editorial analysis- Visit my Unacademy profile-

  2. Page l:We waited 70 years, Bibi tells Hon'ble PM IG.S. Mains Paper-2: International Relations] . "We love India, Mr. Modi," said Mr. Netanyahu, adding that Israel had awaited for the visit for"a long time, 70 years to be precise." . India had voted against the partition of Palestine in 1947 and also against its induction as a United Nations member, finally recognizing the Jewish nation in 1950 It wasn't until 1992 that full diplomatic ties were established by the Narasimha Rao government And although the Israeli President and Prime Minister visited India more than a decade ago, those visits were only reciprocated by President Mukherjee in 2015 and Mr. Modi. On Tuesday evening, the leaders went to the Israel Holocaust memorial in Jerusalem together. For Indian Polity Crash course, Visit my Unacademy profile-

  3. For World History: . A long-forgotten slice of martial history related to Mysuru will be revisited when Prime Minister Narendra Modi pays tribute to fallen Indian soldiers at the Haifa cemetery in Israel. 1918, from Ottoman Turks and Germans, by allied forces. India, as a British colony, fought German and the Ottoman troops. . The Mysore Imperial Service played a big role in the liberation of Haifa on September 23, . This is seen as one of the fiercest battles in the west Asian theatre of World War l in which The Mysore Lancers were in the 15th Imperial Service as the forces sent by the princely states of Mysore,Jodhpur and Hyderabad. . A special recruitment drive was conducted in the princely State and 5,000 men drafted . The then Mysuru Maharaja Nalwudi Krishnaraja Wadiyar sent his troops to defend the For Indian Polity Crash course, Visit my Unacademy profile- for the war empire and even gave nearly 50 lakh to the India War Fund.

  4. Page 3: CM will come under Lokpal Bill in Punjab [G.S. Mains Paper-2: Governance & Transparency] . Punjab Chief Minister Capt.Amarinder Singh said that the Congress government has decided to bring the Chief Minister, along with all Ministers and bureaucrats, under the ambit of a new Lokpal Bill, which will soon be enacted. . He also said that the government was all set to formally ban truck unions and announce the new transport policy in the Cabinet meeting. . Governance reforms undertaken by the Congress government will go a long way in cleaning up the system of corruption and mafia rule in the State.We are working on enacting a new Lokpal legislation, which will Captain Amarinder Singh have the power to initiate action on complaints against the CM, Ministers and the bureaucracy. The CM said that unpaid labilities amountedto t13,039 crore, while debt had gone up from 51 , I 55 crore in 2007 to ,82, l 83 crore in 201 7 For Daily PRESS INFORMATION BUREAU updates, Visit my Unacademy profile-

  5. Page 5: Discuss opening of temple vault: SC [Faith Vs Transparency] The Supreme Court advised its amicus curiae and senior advocate Gopal Subramanium to discuss the opening of a vault at the Sree Padmanabhaswamy temple in Kerala to complete the inventory of the temple valuables and treasures. A Bench led by Chief Justice of India observed orally that the very purpose of the Supreme Court's ongoing intervention in the temple's management and affairs is to usher in sanctity and transparency. . SC. The opening of Kallara B to make an inventory of the valuables would hardly be a transgression of faith and sentiments. . CJl made the observations when the Travancore royal family's lawyer and senior advocate Krishnan Venugopal informed the court that there was a tantri's report that Kallara B should not be opened as it concerned a matter of faith

  6. Former Comptroller and Auditor General Vinod Rai, who was appointed by the Supreme Court to audit temple finances and records, had pointed out in his report that temple records showed this vault had been opened nine times in the past. . Health Sector News[G.S. Mains Paper-3] Page 7: Drug-resistant TB higher among children than expected: report Problem: Multi-Drug Resistant (MDR) TB is higher among children than expected. Enormity of the Problem: 5,500 of over 76,000 children tested in nine cities have been diagnosed with TB. . Nine percent of these paediatric TB cases have been diagnosed to have MDR TB, according to the Foundation for Innovative New Diagnostics (FIND) and Central TB Division under the Revised National TB Control Programme (RNTCP).

  7. . Why?!! Absence of appropriate samples coupled with decentralised capacity to get good samples from children to test for TB remains a challenge in paediatric TB case detection, . Paediatric MDR-TB cases had not been documented so far,children were more prone to primary MDR infection as they were in close contact with their parents and grandparents, who would have been infected. nfection as they were in close contactiththir parents and grandparents, who would have been . Challenges involved: o TB diagnosis in children is complicated due to challenges associated with sample collection and poor sensitivity of tests like the Acid fast bacilli (AFB) smear. . Solutions: [i] FIND, through this project, has collaborated with the Central TB Division to improve access to more sensitive diagnostic tools like the GeneXpert in the paediatric population i] GeneXpert labs have been established within the reference labs of RNTCP in each of the project cities, catering to patients in both the public and private sectors.

  8. [ii] GeneXpert MTB/RIF testing was performed free of cost for all presumptive paediatric TB and drug-resistant TB patients (aged under 15 years). [iv] As per the World Health Organisation (WHO) recommendations, both sputum and non-sputum specimens are being tested using GeneXpert except stool, urine and blood. GeneXpert MTB/ RIF, a cartridge-based test used with an automated molecular diagnostic platform that enables the diagnosis of TB and some drug-resistant TB (DR-TB) in less than two hours. The Best TB Drug Rifampicin & Isoniazid are not effective against. 60% MDR-TB Cases are reported from Russia, Pakistan, China, India & Ukraine. For Daily Multiple Choice Questions, Visit my Unacademy profile-

  9. Malformed baby born to woman whose abortion plea was denied [Medical Termination of Pregnancy Act, 1971-ls there any flaw in the Lawll?] Q.Ethical Dilemma- How to balance Medical Ethics, Emotions and Law '"Emotional Governance .> is it an Oxymoron? . On March 27, the Supreme Court rejected the plea of a 28-year-old Mumbai woman to abort her pregnancy in the 27th week.The SC stated that the baby could be 'born alive' during the process of abortion On Saturday midnight, the woman gave birth to a baby boy with the Arnold Chiari Type Il syndrome, which leads to a malformed brain and spinal cord; the baby is now battling for life in a neonatal intensive care unit. . The parents say they do not want to take the baby home."I want to give up the baby for adoption" Sarika Ghatge (names changed) says, from her hospital bed. "He has so many medical needs. How will we fulfil them?" Ms. Ghatge gave up her job in a private firm to concentrate on her baby, and her husband Hemant works in the HR department of a hospital in Andheri and earns 21,000 a month. . He says, "They have told us that the baby would need a spine and brain surgery.We don't know what to say. Everyone looks at us as if we are bad people when we say we can't take the baby home."

  10. Page 10: Forum wants PwC out of projects . A group of whistle-blowers has questioned the government's move to appoint Pricewaterhouse- Coopers (PwC) in key projects and even the investigation into black money. The Citizens Whistle Blowers Forum said that the professional services firm had been found guilty by parliamentary committees, various investigation agencies and courts, but its "government business is growing by leaps and bounds" ."The governments want to give credibility to their accounts through such audit firms. Which firms could be more pliable for them than one whose officials can be sent behind bars or fined thousands of crores," Mr. Bhushan asked. . He said the government appointed PwC as its consultant on black money investigations through the Income Tax Department."This despite, the firm found guilty by a Joint Parliamentary Committee (JPC), even RBl, CBl and other agencies. . It has also been involved in fudging its own accounts and filing false reports for companies such as Satyam and Global Trust Bank and Vijay Mallya's firms. For Daily Multiple Choice Questions, Visit my Unacademy profile-

  11. India-Israel: Moving beyond security ties Ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to Israel, the first ever by an Indian Prime Minister, Indian and Israeli officials stressed that defence ties and security cooperation, that have squired the bilateral relationship thus far, will be relegated to the back seat. The leaders wil focus on a "non- security" strategic partnership involving agriculture, water, tourism, science technology and space. Mr. Modi and Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will travel to most events together online during the visit. In another departure from norm, official meetings will be held at Jerusalem's King David Hotel, where Mir Modi is staying,and not at Hotel, where Mr. Modi is staying, and not at government offices.

  12. Page 13 Business News: Display new GST price on products The prices of products made before July I, whose tax burden has increased under the Goods and Services Tax, can be increased as long as manufacturers advertise the increase in a local newspaper, the Consumer Affairs Ministry said. In case the prce has to belowered pot.manufactures do not need to place advertisements . In case the price has to be lowered post-GST, manufacturers do not need to place advertisements in the local newspaper. The provision to use goods manufactured before July I will extend for three months. Hel Bdidn'tfigurein-Modi-Trump talks- India not keen to jeopardise larger Indo-U.S. strategic relationship for visas India did not raise any concerns about President Donald Trump's executive order to stop visa abuses that led to curbs on issuance of H-1B visas for the country's IT workers, according to a top source who said the 'issue was notable for its absence" during Prime Minister Narendra Modi's U.S. visit. For Daily Multiple Choice Questions, Visit my Unacademy profile-

  13. Page 13 Business: UDAY covers 97% of discom debt: Centre About 97% of the total outstanding debt of all state power distribution companies (discoms) has been covered under the Ujwal DISCOM Assurance Yojana (UDAY), the government an- nounced on Tuesday So far, 86% of the restructu rable debt has been revamped under the scheme I. . As on September 30, 2015, the total debt of all state-owned discoms was 3.95 lakh crore. The 26 states and IUT which have joined the UDAY scheme account for total outstanding debt of 3.82 lakh crore. Hence, about 97% of the total outstanding debt of all State discoms has been covered under UDAY The Ministry also added that the total liability opted for restructuring by the states through the issuance of bonds was 32.69 lakh crore. So far, states have already issued bonds of the entire 2.09 lakh crore and discoms have issued bonds worth 0.23 lakh crore. Bonds worth 0.37 lakh crore are yet to be issued by various discoms. Hence, about 86% of the restructurable debt of states has been restructured so far under UDAY. For Daily Multiple Choice Questions, Visit my Unacademy profile-

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