Reading News for UPSC is utmost important and rising number of questions year on year in UPSC Prelims is a testimony of this
We are starting a daily series where we will analyze news covered in The Hindu, Indian Express and other newspapers which are important from exam perspective and which are not
Important news would have been covered in our daily news coverage in form of newscards.
Unimportant ones will be mentioned here and a short description regarding why it is not relevant for the exam
Click on news headlines to read the full news
High relevance news
Read about ICAP and India’s effort in controlling global warming. Important for Prelims.
Read about the MPLADS scheme for Prelims. How it has not been a success can be a topic for Mains.
Jhum cultivation and other types of shifting cultivation can be asked in Prelims along with the areas in which they are practised.
Low Relevance News
India has urged Pakistan to create a ‘conducive’ environment for restarting dialogue
No important points in the news from the exam perspective