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On this page, we have listed important articles from various newspapers including The Hindu, Indian Express, Financial Express, PIB for date 23 Feb 2017. The students are advised to go through these articles in details.

The Hindu

Front Page

‘Case against Azhar solid’ {International Relations}
There’s poison in the air {Environment}


Shurhozelie Liezietsu sworn in as Nagaland Chief Minister {Indian Politics}
Kashmir an internal affair: EU team {International Relations}
‘Microplastic particles clogging oceans’ {Science and Technology}, {Geography}


Germany approves faster deportation of failed asylum-seekers {International Politics}


A foreign policy of cruel populism  {International Relations}
A disaster that’s still unfolding {Ecology}
Tackling the Islamic State {Security}
A pit stop to change attitudes {Rights Issues}
Ageing with dignity {Ethics}
A battle lost? {Indian Politics}
Life without social media {Science and Technology}
An extraordinary economist {Indian Economy}


Centre doubles solar park capacity to 40,000 MW {Sustainable Development}

Indian Express

Front Page 
Three-month deadline for waste plants: Supreme Court to industry {Environment}
Express Network
No confusion, Punjab has to allow SYL canal construction: Supreme Court {Inter-state relations}
Sugar import: When economics and politics don’t match {Indian Economy}
Robocalypse tax {Indian Economy}
Court self-corrects {Constitutional issues}
Learn the lesson  {Education}
An Opportunity, A Burden  {International Relations}
No half measures {Indian Economy}
The Idea Page 
Reaching for the stars {Science and Technology}
Holes in the security net {Indian Economy}
State and Parivar {Indian Politics}
Govt has no plans to bring new Rs 1,000 currency notes: Shaktikanta Das {Indian Economy}
Faster remonetisation will boost economy in Q4, says RBI Governor Urjit Patel {Indian Economy}

PIB (Press India Bureau)

1. MoU signed between Homoeopathic Pharmacopoeia Convention of the United States and CCRH for cooperation in the field of Homoeopathic Medicine
2. Central Board of Excise and Customs (CBEC) launches a Mobile Application for Goods and Services Tax (GST) to inform the taxpayers of the latest updates on GST among others.
3. Government to issue Sovereign Gold Bonds 2016 -17 – Series IV; Applications for the bond to be accepted from February 27, 2017 to March 03, 2017
4. The Government simplifies maintenance of registers under various Labour Laws
5. Sikkim becomes 22nd State to join UDAY

Financial Express

Front Page
Solar power: Narendra Modi govt clears doubling of capacity target to 40GW {Sustainable Development}
Economy News
IMF sees India’s economic growth at above 8% on back of GST, reforms {Economic Development}
Edits & Columns News
US-China trade: Donald Trump taking time in crafting an effective strategy {International Relations}
Microsoft-Aadhaar linkage in new apps opens a world of potential use of the ID {Public Policy}
Farm incomes and rural consumption: It will take time to rev-up the rural economy {Indian Economy}

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