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 GOODS AND SERVICES TAX 
1.GST Regime – A Fillip to Make in India3
2.GST Dawn of New Era5
3.Impact of GST on Ease of Doing Business8
4.Creating strong IT Backbone8
 IN THE NEWS NATIONAL 
1.
Cattle trade ban rules were not
placed before Parliament
13
2.
New bill to allow states to drop
No-Detention policy
14
3.
Kerala, Haryana top sanitation
survey
15
4.State lags in Swachh Mission15
5.
Article 35A comes under
scrutiny
16
6.
Supreme Court seeks centre’s
reply on plea against special
status to J&K
17
7.OBC list to be sub-categorised18
8.
Justice Dipak Misra set to
become 45th Chief Justice of
India
22
 INDIA AND THE WORLD 
1.Indian Ocean exercise25
2.
Agreement to improve grid
integration of renewable energy
between India and China
27
3.
Japan-India Coordination Forum
(JICF) for Development of North-
Eastern Region held
29
 INTERNATIONAL ISSUES 
1.
China-Pakistan Friendship
Highway
32
2.
China to relaunch one of the
world’s fastest bullet train
32
3.N. Korea fires missiles into sea34
 ECONOMY 
1.
Tamil Nadu will continue with
universal PDS
40
2.
Second volume of economic
survey
43
 SCIENCE AND TECH 
1.
Chemical from turmeric helps treat
cancer in children
49
2.
Millions may face protein
deficiency due to carbon dioxide
emissions: Report
50
3.
Gene-Editing success brings pig
to-human transplants closer to
reality
51
4.
ISRO to develop full-fledged Earth
observation satellite
53
 ENVIRONMENT 
1.
Water conservation scheme a big
success
60
2.
Heat in South Asia could exceed
survivable levels by 2100
60
 MAINS SPECIAL - PAPER – II 
1.
Right to Privacy a Fundamental
Right
67
2.
Recently, the Supreme Court set
aside the practice of divorce
through Triple Talaq among
Muslims
70
3.
China’s RCEP push veils grand
plan
71
4.
India and its need to regain its
role as a prime mover of the South
Asian association for regional
cooperation
72
 MAINS SPECIAL - PAPER – III 
1.The Reserve Bank is off target74
2.
Let’s talk about a supplemental
income
75
3.No level playing field76
4.
Government tweaks norms to
boost UDAN scheme
79