Punishing the victims: (The Hindu, Editorial)
The steady erosion of the anti-dowry law will endanger countless women in genuine distress.
Parliament and State Legislatures
Motor Vehicles Bill sent to RS panel: (The Hindu)Centre did not want to privatise State transport authorities, and that it was up to the States to accept the Bill’s provisions. Government policies
Price of rapacity: (The Hindu, Editorial)
The Supreme Court has laid down benchmark for action against illegal mining.India and neighbors
India still talking to China, says MEA: (The Hindu)
‘Despite rising tensions, war not an option’.
Indian Economy. Planning, Growth and Employment
Centre starts ETF for PSUs, lenders: (The Hindu)
‘Bharat 22’ is a diversified fund comprising 22 State-owned enterprises, public sector banks.
Prelims Related News
ISRO set to launch satellite with corrected clocks: (The Hindu)Indian Space Research Organisation will soon launch a replacement navigation satellite fitted with corrected atomic clocks to make up for the crippled satellite, IRNSS-1A.