Current Affairs From April to Feb from D to I

Topics
Generic Medicine
Dera Menace Genetics of Civilisation India-Russia relations
Daily Fuel Prices Genetic Mutation India-U.S. partnership
Dalit Bhim Army Global Cyber Rules Indigenous Nuclear Reactors
Data Protection-Privacy issues Global Economy Indus Water Treaty
Death Penalty Global Politics Indo-Sri Lanka Accord
Defence Google Fined Indus Valley Civilization
Delhi Gorakhpur Information Technology
Democracy Gorkhaland Infosys
Demonetisation Groundwater Crisis Institutional Reform for Water
Dera Menace G S T Internal Security
Digital India Health International Relations in Asia
Direct tax Reform Human elephant conflict Internet  (N I A)
DNA Tech Bill Human Rights UN & Others Iran & Iraq
Dr.SoumyaSwaminathan of WHO Hydrogen Bomb Iraq & Syria
Drinking Water Hyperloop (The Train of The Future) Israel Palestine Conflict
Ease of doing business Hydrocarbon Policy Iran & U S
Economic Advisory Council ICC & BCCI
Economic development I C J
Economic Growth Income Disparities
Economic Survey India and Israel.
Economy& Monsoon Indian Foreign Policy
Education in India Indian Islam
Egypt Indian judiciary
Electric Power Indian Ligo
Electricity transfers wirelessly Indian Missile
Election Commission Indian Medical Association
Elphinstone Tragedy at -Mumbai Station India Pacific Defence
Energy Power Indian Science
Euthanasia India’s Maoist movements.
Expansion of Parliament -Seats
Farmer and Farming
Fifteenth Finance Commission
Film Certification
FRDI BILL
Food Security & Wastage
Foreign Policy




DETAILS OF THE TOPICS 

Dera Menace

S.No Topic News Paper Date
1 Dera chaos T O I 26-08-2017
2 A grave abdication T O I 26-08-2017
3 Anarchy in Panchkula (Dera Menace) The Hindu 28-08-2017
4 Bhindranwale to Ram vihar: India singed by cocktail of politics & religion (Dera Menace) T O I 28-08-2017
5 Abdication foretold (Dera Menace) Indian Exp 28-08-2017
6 Dera through the Punjab lens (Dera) The Hindu 30-08-2017

Daily Fuel Prices

S.No Topic News Paper Date
I. New fuel prices every new day Indian Exp 25-06-2017
I. Behind high auto fuel prices, heavy excise duties Indian Exp 15-09-2017
I. Crude facts Indian Exp 15-09-2017
I. The low down on the petrol pricing policy The Hindu 24-09-2017

Dalit Bhim Army

S.No Topic News Paper Date
         I. What the low down on the Bhim Army The Hindu 11-06-2017

Data Protection-Privacy issues

S.No Topic News Paper Date
         I. Formed expert panel to study issues related to data protection Indian Exp 02-08-2017
         I. Enable Privacy (Data Protection) T O I 29-11-2017
         I. Dealing with data The Hindu 01-12-2017
         I. Recognise the technology constraints The Hindu 06-12-2017

Death Penalty

S.No Topic News Paper Date
I Should we do away with capital punishment The Hindu 12-05-2017

Defence

S.No Topic News Paper Date
I. Push for army reforms: 57k posts to be rejigged T O I 31-08-2017
I. Far reaching defence reforms needed T O I 31-08-2017
I. The way forward in defence T O I 04-09-2017
I. What the surgical strike achieved Indian Exp 27-09-2017
I. Tri-service integration or consolidation? (Chief of Defence staff) The Hindu 6-10-2017
I. The fight over IAF’s fighters (Defence Rafale jets) Indian Exp. 9.2.2018
I. Act East policy adding to peace in region: TOI 28.2.2018
I. Basic Rafale 2016 costs less than 2007, weapons extra: Officials Indian Exp 1.3.2018
I. 9. Over tea and mithai, I will make Army chief aware of facts: Ajmal Indian Exp 1.3.2018
I. 10. A general overstepping Indian Exp 1.3.2018
I. 11. India, Jordan ink 12 pacts to boost def ties Indian Exp 2.3.2018

Delhi

S.No Topic News Paper Date
         I. Turf war on guest teachers far from over.
Those waiting in the wings are not happy
T O I 5-10-2017
         I. The original Red Fort of Delhi (Eight cities of Delhi)
The Hindu 29-10-2017
         I. In Delhi, how multiple authorities often mean no accountability?
Indian Exp 26-01-2018
         I. Power games: (Delhi-Govt. VS bureaucracy)
The Hindu 22.2.2018
         I. 5. Delhi master plan: what was in the offing, what has the SC stopped? (Delhi-Master Plan)
Indian Exp 7.3.2018

Democracy

S.No Topic News Paper Date
         I. Why Protests Matter T O I 02-07-2017
         I. The 1947 singularity (Universal suffrage) The Hindu 28.2.2018

Demonetisation

S.No Topic News Paper Date
I. 99% of demonetised notes returned: RBI (Demonetisation) The Hindu 31-08-2017
Ii. Deposit of black money, evidence of success: FM (Demonetisation) The Hindu 31-08-2017
Iii. Demonetisation Indian Exp 31-08-2017
Iv. The challenge is growth rebound in short term The Hindu 12-08-2017
Iv. The Reckoning Indian Exp 01-09-2017
Iv. Expected note ban to dent a few quarters, positive later: Jaitley Indian Exp 01-09-2017
Iv. What note ban was supposed to do, what really happened on the ground Indian Exp 01-09-2017
Iv. Demonetisation: now a proven failure The Hindu 08-09-2017
Iv. Formal economy set to grow due to Demon: Shah (demonetisation) T O I 10-09-2017
Iv. Note-ban had a short-term cost but there will be medium-term benefits, so let’s be patient Indian Exp 16-11-2017

Digital India

S.No Topic News Paper Date
         I. Time for digital Indian Rupee T O I 08-05-2017

Direct tax Reform

S.No Topic News Paper Date
         I. Road to reforms: Govt sets up panel to rewrite direct tax law (Direct tax reform) T O I 23-11-2017

DNA Tech Bill

S.No Topic News Paper Date
         I. Understanding the new DNA tech Bill The Hindu 31-08-2017

Drones

S.No Topic News Paper Date
         I. A new mission for Mr. Modi (Drinking water) Indian Exp 13.2.2018

Dr. Soumya Swaminathan of WHO

S.No Topic News Paper Date
         I. ‘My selection is evidence that India has bigger presence in world health’
((Dr Soumya Swaminathan of WHO)
Indian Exp 5-10-2017

Davos

S.No Topic News Paper Date
         I. In Davos, 2 PMs, 2 contexts (Davos-WEF)
Indian Exp. 23-01-2018

Ease of doing business

S.No Topic News Paper Date
         I. Moving up (Ease of doing business)
The Hindu 02-10-2017

Economic Advisory Council

S.No Topic News Paper Date
         I. PM Modi sets up advisory council under Bibek Debroy to monitor economic growth (Economic Advisory Council) Indian Exp 26-09-2017
         2. PM’s economic advisory body returns- at a time of both continuity and change Indian Exp 27-09-2017

Economic development

S.No Topic News Paper Date
         I. Keep Ball Rolling
T O I 18-11-2017
         I. On Right Track- (F.D.I)
T O I 12-01-2018

Economic Growth

S.No Topic News Paper Date
         I. Fragile momentum: (economic growth)
The Hindu 02-12-2017

Economic Survey

S.No Topic News Paper Date
         I. System lighter by ₹3.5 lakh crore of cash: Survey The Hindu 12-08-2017
         I. Transition Pangs (Economic Survey) TOI 30-01-2018
         I. Cautious optimism (Economic Survey) The Hindu 30-01-2018
         I. Direct tax reforms – need of the hour (Direct tax Reforms) The Hindu section-2 28-01-2018

Economy& Monsoon

S.No Topic News Paper Date
I How does the monsoon affect the economy The Hindu 12-06-2017

Education in India

S.No Topic News Paper Date
         I. An India where knowledge is free Indian Exp 08-09-2017
         2. How to Do Autonomy TOI 07-09-2017
         2. Reappraising the Raj The Hindu 12-09-2017
         2. Cabinet clears national body to conduct entrance tests for higher education Indian Exp 11-11-2017
Egypt
         2. Improving the quality of education (education quality) The Hindu Section -2 28-01-2018
Egypt
         2. No CCTV, please (CCTV in Classroom) Indian Exp. 27-01-2018
Egypt
         2. LIBERATING INDIA’S BEST COLLEGES (education-higher education reforms) TOI 15.2.2018
         2. Punjab govt. mulls creation of district cadres for teachers (Punjab district teachers cadres) The Hindu 10-2-2018
         2. Halving the syllabus, squaring knowledge The Hindu 1.3.2018

Egypt

S.No Topic News Paper Date
         I. Plane-sized chamber found in Great Pyramid of Egypt The Hindu 03-11-2017
         I. 2. In pyramid perfection, hint of a variant on an Indian tool (Egypt-pyramid) Indian Exp. 22.2.2018

Electric Power

S.No Topic News Paper Date
         I. Power to All, Always Indian Exp 23-09-2017
         2. Power Problem The Hindu 27-09-2017
         2. The cost of Electricity. The Hindu 3-10-2017

Electricity transfers wirelessly

S.No Topic News Paper Date
         I. Nanogenerators go wireless The Hindu 31-12-2017

Elphinstone Tragedy at Mumbai Station

S.No Topic News Paper Date
         I. Elphinstone station tragedy: Let’s stop being tolerant of sub-optimal lives and broken city- systems Indian Exp 30-09-2017

Energy Power

S.No Topic News Paper Date
         I. Why world’s third largest power producer is energy poor T O I 3-10-2017

Euthanasia

S.No Topic News Paper Date
         I. Grant living will (Euthanasia) T O I 12-10-2017
         2. Right to die, when living isn’t possible: long-debated questions of law, ethic Indian Exp 12-10-2017
         3. Debate around the ‘living will’ and why, in an ideal world, it would be irrelevant The Hindu 17-10-2017
         3. Grant living will (Euthanasia) T O I 12-10-2017
         3. Right to die, when living isn’t possible: long-debated questions of law, ethic Indian Exp 12-10-2017

Election Commission

S.No Topic News Paper Date
1 Change in donation details of electrical bonds ‘retrogate’ Indian Exp 20.05.2017
2 EVMs win T O I 5.06.2017
3  Their West Minister and Ours  Indian Exp  08-06-2017
4  Universe Proposal  The Hindu  15-06-2017
    5  Electoral bonds will hit transparency: CEC  T O I  02-07-2017
    6  ‘EC’s biggest challenge is parties’ use of tainted money in polls’  The Hindu  05-07-2017
  7  EC’s silence on barring convicted MPs  T O I  13-07-2017
8  Should there be law for collegium-based selection of election commissioners?  T O I  17-07-2017
   9  What is the menace of paid news?  Indian Exp  18-07-2017
    10  Poll panel raises transparency  Indian Exp  20-07-2017
11 Congress petitions EC, may approach SC if order stays  Indian Exp 02-08-2017
12 Ruckus in Rajya Sabha over EC notification on NOTA Indian Exp 02-08-2017
13 The NOTA principle: (Rajya Sabha Election) The Hindu 04-08-2017
14 Partners in deceit (NOTA Rajya Sabha) Indian Exp 08-08-2017
15 And the winner is Election Commission (Gujarat Rajya Sabha Election Indian Exp 10-08-2017
15 Told Govt. we can hold state, LS pools together by September 2018: EC Indian Exp 5-10-2017
15 Tenure of vote T O I 6-10-2017
         I. The danger of electoral bonds The Hindu 21-11-2017
         I. Polls apart (Simultaneous Elections) Indian Exp 24-11-2017
         I. Should ECs be treated on a par with CEC? SC to examine T O I 02-12-2017
         I. The one-election idea is a farce (simultaneous elections) The Hindu 05-12-2017
         I. Is there a case for a relook at EVMs? The Hindu 08-12-2017
         I. Nix the Nexus (Election Reforms) T O I 14-12-2017
         I. Electoral Bonds: How they’ll work, how ‘transparent’ they’ll really be (Electoral Bonds) Indian Exp 08-01-2018
         I. Seminar on simultaneous polls begins on Jan 21 Indian Exp 17-01-2018
         I. Office of profit: what & the Why (Office of profit for MP/MLA) Indian Exp. 20-1-2018
         I. Profit and loss (disqualification of MLAs) The Hindu 22-01-2018
         I. Holding Lok Sabha and Assembly polls together: how idea come, what implementation will mean (simultaneous polls) Indian Exp 31-01-2018
         I. Should India have simultaneous elections? (Simultaneous elections) The Hindu 3.2.2018
         I. ‘It is time to have a debate on proportional representation’ (Election-Proportional representation) The Hindu 7.3.2018

Expansion of Parliament Seats

S.No Topic News Paper Date
         I. The dilemmas of delimitation The Hindu 01-08-2017

Electric Vehicles

S.No Topic News Paper Date
1 1. EVs: charging infrastructure needs a jolt to meet 2030 target (Electric Vehicles) The Hindu 29-01-2018
1 2. Volte-face on EV Policy: Car makers force the government’s hand
(Electric Vehicle)
Indian Exp. 21.2.2018
1 Planning for electric mobility (electric vehicle) The Hindu 23.2.2018

Farmer and Farming

S.No Topic News Paper Date
1 let the farmer judge Indian Exp 13-05-2017
2. Say no to G M Mustard The Hindu 25-05-2017
3. Farmers’ Revolt T O I 8-06-2017
4. Just why are farmers rioting Indian Exp 10-06-2017
5. Why are farmers of Maharashtra on Strike The Hindu 11-06-2017
6. Farms & Ostriches T O I 13-06-2017
7. The Rot in Farming The Hindu 13-06-2017
8. Farm Loans, how much and waiver worries Indian Exp 14-06-2017
9. The seeds discontent (Agriculture) Indian Exp 15-06-2017
10. Taking water to Telangana farmers (land Acquisition) The Hindu 15-06-2017
11. Undoing the gains The Hindu 17-06-2017
12. What is the lowdown on minimum support price for crops? The Hindu 23-07-2017
13. Go with GM ( Genetically Modified Crop) T O I 13-05-2017
14. The Best Time, The worst time The Hindu 13-06-2017
15. Why bumper harvests spell doom Indian Exp 19-06-2016
16. Loading Rural India (Govt. Schemes) Indian Exp 19-06-2016
17. Look beyond waivers for Kisan 2.0 T O I 20-06-2016
18. Irrigation tips from an arid country Indian Exp 03-07-2016
19. Should we grow GM crops? The Hindu 07-07-2016
20. The lowdown on farm loan waivers The Hindu 27-07-2016
21. Irrigating through alternate channels Indian Exp 27-07-2017
22 When silver ‘grows’ in paddy fields The Hindu 06-08-2017
23 Why can’t the government provide a higher income for farmers The Hindu 16-08-2017
24 Look who is cashing in on crop insurance plan-insurance firms The Hindu 04-08-2017
24 We need to talk about rural distress The Hindu 14-09-2017
24 Why the cow has gone from Mata to menace T O I 24-09-2017
24 How to make our agricultural universities perform-like in the sixties.
(Farm Education)
Indian Exp 5-10-2017
24 Why are farmers distressed across India? (Farmers distress)
The Hindu 25-12-2017
24 Why are farmers distressed across India? (Farmers distress)
The Hindu 25-12-2017
24 Agriculture needs a reforms package (Agriculture Reform)
The Hindu 10-01-2018
24 The map of rural deprivation (Agriculture Distress)
The Hindu 11-01-2018
24 Problem of plenty (Agricultural Distress)
The Hindu 16-01-2018
24 How to help the farmers (Agriculture)
Indian Exp 29-01-2018
24 Left behind on the farm (Farm distress)
Indian Exp 02-01-2018
24 Panel on farm income: Need law to facilitate land pooling (land pooling)
TOI 20-01-2018
24 ‘Ultimate goal is a permanent system where farmers can get more price in open market Than the MSP’ (Agriculture-MSP)
TOI 9.2.2018
24 The lowdown on the MSP roadmap (Agriculture –MSP)
The Hindu 1.2.2018
24 Roll Back the Ban
TOI 28.2.2018

Fifteenth Finance Commission

S.No Topic News Paper Date
         I. Finance Commission’s changing roles, challenges over the years Indian Exp 02-11-2017
         I. NK Singh appointed chairman of 15th Finance Commission Indian Exp 28-11-2017
         I. New India formula? The Hindu 06-12-2017

Film Certification

S.No Topic News Paper Date
         I. How dreadful, or benign, is film certification in India (film certification) T O I 27-11-2017
         I. Should Padmavati be screened? The Hindu 01-12-2017

Food Security & Wastage

S.No Topic News Paper Date
I. When too much is too little The Hindu 17-07-2017
i When too much is too little The Hindu 17-07-2017
ii Food for action The Hindu 09-08-2017
ii HC raps Govt. for not enforcing flood law T O I 02-09-2017
ii Solving food challenges with more research (Food Challenges) The Hindu 26-09-2017

Fodder Scam

S.No Topic News Paper Date
I. Why the low down on the fodder scam The Hindu 14-01-2018

Foreign Policy

S.No Topic News Paper Date
         I. Is India a good neighbour? The Hindu 04-08-2017

Forest

S.No Topic News Paper Date
         I. Why India doesn’t lose forest cover (forest cover) Indian Exp. 15.2.2018
         I. AN UNEVEN GREEN (FOREST COVER) Indian Exp. 15.2.2018

Flag

S.No Topic News Paper Date
         I. Should States have their own flags? (States own flags) Indian Exp. 9.2.2018

FRDI BILL

S.No Topic News Paper Date
         I. FRDI Bill: Depositors are not going to suffer because of the bail-in clause T O I 21-12-2017

Gas

S.No Topic News Paper Date
         I. 1. TAPI is a people’s pipeline; safety, assured supply of gas is vital, says MJ Akbar (Tapi gas pipeline) Indian Exp. 24.2.2018
         I. 2. From Turkmenistan with natural gas (Tapi gas pipeline) The Hindu 25.2.2018

Generic Medicine

S.No Topic News Paper Date
         I. Cure lies elsewhere Indian Exp 12-05-2017
         II. What is generic Name The Hindu 12-05-2017
         II. GST base is set to cross 1 crore mark (GST) T O I The Hindu 11-01-2018

Health

S.No Topic News Paper Date
         I. Living in a world of emerging microbial resistance The Hindu 09-12-2017
         I. When every breath kills (Health-pesticide poisoning) The Hindu 09-12-2017
         I. Ensuring healthcare for all citizens (Health care) The Hindu-Section -2 28-01-2018

Human elephant conflict

S.No Topic News Paper Date
         I. Terms of Co-Existence Indian Exp 10-09-2017
         I. Is India ready for NHPS? (Public Health) Indian Exp 13.2.2018

Human Rights UN & Others

S.No Topic News Paper Date
         I. India has no formal definition of refugees but 3 Acts deal with them Times of India 25-09-2017
         2. UN human rights review: What India ‘accepted’, what it merely ‘noted’ (UN Human Rights) Indian Express 26-09-2017

Hydrogen Bomb

S.No Topic News Paper Date
         I. HYDROGEN BOMB: How does it differ from a regular n-bomb? Indian Exp 05-09-2017

Genetic Mutation

S.No Topic News Paper Date
         I. Editing ourselves The Hindu 05-08-2017
         I. The lowdown on genome editing The Hindu 13-08-2017

Genetics of Civilisation

S.No Topic News Paper Date
         I. Who built the Indus Valley civilisation? The Hindu 23-12-2017

Global Cyber Rules

S.No Topic News Paper Date
         I. Why Satya Nadella thinks it is time for a digital version of the Geneva Convention Indian Exp 13-11-2017

Global Economy

S.No Topic News Paper Date
         I. Why India Stands to gain Indian Exp 16-06-2017

Global Politics

S.No Topic News Paper Date
         I. European variation (Global Politics) The Hindu 5-06-2017

Google Fined

S.No Topic News Paper Date
         I. Why google’s search results drew a EU fine Indian Exp 28-06-2017

Gorakhpur

S.No Topic News Paper Date
         I. Lessons from Gorakhpur Indian Exp 18-08-2017
         I. Going to Gorakhpur’s Root T O I 22-08-2017

Gorkhaland

S.No Topic News Paper Date
         I. Bimal Gurung, fighting for Gorkhaland The Hindu 30-07-2017

Groundwater Crisis

S.No Topic News Paper Date
         I. A gathering crisis The Hindu 08-08-2017

Gravity Discovery

S.No Topic News Paper Date
I. Brahmagupta-II, not Isaac Newton, discovered gravity’(Gravity Discovery) T O I 10-01-2018

G S T

S.No Topic News Paper Date
1 What still needs to be done The Hindu 15.05.2017
2 More than 3rd of State Taxes times of india T O I 15.05.2017
3 4-slas GST rates for services unveiled Indian Exp 20-05-2017
4 GST is a transformational business process reform. All companies will have to change Indian Exp 23-06-2017
5 40-year journey to a common market (GST) Indian Exp 30-06-2017
6 Force multiplier: GST T O I 03-07-2017
7 In a new regime Indian Exp 03-07-2017
8 Checkpoint to checkpoint, how GST Indian Exp 5-07-2017
9 Will traders’ tendency to evade defeat GST’s purpose? Indian Exp 7-07-2017
10 A midnight pledge, 70 years later Indian Exp 12-07-2017
11 GST, Article 35A and special status: A complex story unfolds in Jammu & Kashmir Indian Exp 25-07-2017
12 Why SGPC thinks GST is an unfair burden Indian Exp 27-07-2017
13 Lok Sabha clears J&K GST Bills The Hindu 03-08-2017
14 GST mop-up in 1st month beats govt’s estimate T O I 30-08-2017
14 These are teething troubles (Demonetisation & GST) T O I 27-09-2017
14 Key decisions at 22nd GST council meeting (some relaxations) Indian Exp 7-10-2017
14 Why Sequencing Matters (GST) T O I 07-11-2017
14 Anti-profiteering authority under GST gets cabinet nod (GST) T O I 17-11-2017
14 Centre doubles down on GST’s gains for consumers (GST) The Hindu 17-11-2017
14 A fine balance (GST) T O I 21-11-2017
14 ‘GST opens up a lot of data for policymaking’ The Hindu 06-12-2017

Hydrocarbon Policy

S.No Topic News Paper Date
I. Govt. unveils new hydrocarbon policy The Hindu 29-06-2017
I. These are teething troubles (Demonetisation& GST) T O I 27-09-2017

ICC & BCCI

S.No Topic News Paper Date
         I. Lowdown on ICC-BCCI Row The Hindu 07-05-2017

I C J

S.No Topic News Paper Date
         I. How India’s judge at the ICJ challenges the global status quo (ICJ) Indian Exp 07-05-2017
         I. India pulls off a diplomatic coup, wins prized ICJ seat (ICJ) The Hindu 22-11-2017
         I. The numbers game (ICJ) The Hindu 23-11-2017

Immersive Media

S.No Topic News Paper Date
         I. Immersive Media will change the way movies are made, claims Intel CEO (Immersive Media) Indian Exp 10-01-2018

Income Disparities

S.No Topic News Paper Date
         I. Country of a chosen few Indian Exp 17-09-2017

India and Israel

S.No Topic News Paper Date
        1 India PM’s maiden visit to Israel is significant’ T O I 03-07-2017
       2 Modi’s Israel visit breaks a long time T O I 05-07-2017
     3 Coming out party T O I 05-07-2017
  4 Shalom Namaste (Isreal visit) T O I 08-07-2017
    5 The meaning of de-hyphenation Indian Exp 11-07-2017
  6 Did Modi stay away from Palestine The Hindu 16-07-2017
7 The Iran question The Hindu 04-08-2017
7 Netanyahu to gift PM a desalination jeep The Hindu 17-01-2018
7 Ramallah recall: (Israel Palestine) The Hindu 14.2.2018

Iran and India

S.No Topic News Paper Date
        1 India, Iran: new priorities drive an old, up-down relationship (Iran- India Priorities) T O I 03-07-2017
       2 Nine pacts deepen Iran ties further (Iran India) T O I 18.2.2018

Indian Islam

S.No Topic News Paper Date
         I. Islam’s reform: Way to go Indian Exp 19-07-2017

Indian judiciary

S.No Topic News Paper Date
         I. No case for an all India judicial service The Hindu 16-08-2017
         I. Open letter to incoming C J I Indian Exp 23-08-2017

Indian Medical Association

S.No Topic News Paper Date
         I. Time for Reflection Fellow Doctors Indian Exp 10-06-2017

Indian Missile

S.No Topic News Paper Date
         I. In a first, air-launched BrahMos missile test-fired (BrahMos missile) The Hindu 23-11-2017
         I. The ABC of missile race (Ballistic Missile) T O I 04-12-2017

Indian Science

S.No Topic News Paper Date
         I. In experiments on cosmic rays, long-term gains for Indian Science Indian Exp 07-08-2017

India’s Maoist movements

S.No Topic News Paper Date
         I. Reading the Left Right Indian Exp 8-07-2017

India-Russia relations

S.No Topic News Paper Date
         I. The Road From St Petersburg The Hindu 13-06-2017

India-U.S. partnership

S.No Topic News Paper Date
         I. A moment for realism The Hindu 22-06-2017

Indigenous Nuclear Reactors

S.No Topic News Paper Date
         I. Cabinet gives nod for 10 indigenous nuclear reactors The Hindu 18-05-2017
       II. India’s Inward Nuclear Turn T O I 22-06-2017

Indian Ligo

S.No Topic News Paper Date
         I. A theory is validated, revelations are promised: ’Indian Ligo’ rolls Indian Exp 4-10-2017
         I. LIGO. Nobel laureate: India played a key role in LIGO research (LIGO) T O I 11-01-2018

India Pacific Defence

S.No Topic News Paper Date
         I. The wind in India’s sails (India Pacific Defence) Indian Exp 24-11-2017
         I. Eastern Promise (Quad Summit) The Hindu 14-11-2017
         I. India at centre stage with the phrase ‘Indo-Pacific’ (Quad Summit) Indian Exp 14-11-2017

Indus Water Treaty

S.No Topic News Paper Date
         I. Govt moves to tap share of Indus to strike back at Pakistan T O I 30-12-2017

Indo-Sri Lanka Accord

S.No Topic News Paper Date
         I. Thirty years of soul-searching — the lasting legacy of 1987 The Hindu 27-07-2017

Indus Valley Civilization

S.No Topic News Paper Date
         I. Life on the Tropic of Cancer The Hindu 16-07-2017

Information Technology

S.No Topic News Paper Date
         I. Head off Digital Colonialism T O I 29-05-2017
       II. The good, the ugly Indian Exp 03-06-2017

Infosys

S.No Topic News Paper Date
         I. Why were Infosys founder and Board at logger heads The Hindu 17-09-2017

Institutional Reform for Water

S.No Topic News Paper Date
         I. Building a 21st century institutional architecture for water governance Indian Exp 20-07-2017

International Relations in Asia

S.No Topic News Paper Date
         I. Scripting another Asian narrative The Hindu 02-12-2017

Internal Security

S.No Topic News Paper Date
         I. Internal Security  Indian Exp 10-07-2017

55. Internet (N I A)

S.No Topic News Paper Date
         I. Access Denied The Hindu 25-05-2017
         I. I want to win moments of truth daily (Internet space-global trend) The Hindu 24.2.2018

56. Iran & Iraq

S.No Topic News Paper Date
         I. And the winner in Iraq is Iran Indian Exp 17-07-2017
       II. Why is Iran growing its presence in Iraq? The Hindu 23-07-2017
       II. How Chabahar Port could bring India and its partners a new spring (Iran) Indian Exp 04-12-2017
       II. What lies behind Iran’s impromptu, leaderless street anger at regime? (Iran) Indian Exp 02-01-2018
       II. ‘Protests in Iran do not appear to directly threaten regime … they highlight public
frustration with state of the economy’ (Iran)
TOI 17-01-2018

Iraq & Syria

S.No Topic News Paper Date
         I. The post-IS proxy war The Hindu 18-07-2017

Israel Palestine Conflict

S.No Topic News Paper Date
         I. New Look        The Hindu 05-05-2017
       II. Why Israel needs a Palestinian State The Hindu 24-05-2017

Iran & U S

S.No Topic News Paper Date
         I. Nuclear deal in danger (Iran-US) The Hindu 21-09-2017
         I. What happens if Trump ‘decertifies’ Iran nuclear agreement? Indian Exp 9-10-2017
         I. Trump torches Obama’s Iran, healthcare legacies T O I 14-10-2017
         I. On dangerous footing (U.S-Iran nuclear deal) The Hindu 16-10-2017
         I. Dangerous Pitch (U.S-Iran nuclear deal) T O I 16-10-2017
         I. Unravelling of the Iran deal The Hindu 21-10-2017

Industries and artificial intelligence

S.No Topic News Paper Date
         I. 1. Slowly, but surely, AI use is rising across industries (A.I. Use) The Hindu 19.2.2018

India’s Blacklist

S.No Topic News Paper Date
         I. 1. Understanding India’s ‘blacklist’: what it is, who are included in it (Indian Blacklist) Indian Exp. 26.2.2018