Social Issues ‘Cooling off’ period in Hindu divorce can go: SC: (The Hindu) ‘Waiting 6 months will prolong agony’.
India and neighbors Stung India slams ‘inaccurate’ UN reports: (The Hindu) At the Human Rights Council, India’s Permanent Representative says Commissioner’s criticism on Rohingya, cow vigilantism is selective. Embrace the Rohingya: (Indian Express, Editorial)
Both morally and legally, India cannot deport refugees facing a grave threat in Myanmar.
Deciphering China’s trade deceptions: (Live Mint, Editorial)
- Nathu La is an important pass on the Tibet-Sikkim border through which passes the old Gangtok-Yatung-Lhasa trade route.
- Chinese and Indian soldiers are deployed barely 30 metres apart, the closest they are anywhere along the 3,488 km Sino-Indian border.
Supreme Court’s places of worship ruling betrays a selective reading of constitutional provisions.
Science and Tech A fragile ark that shelters 2,626 creatures: (The Hindu) Zoological Survey of India produces first exhaustive compendium of animal diversity in the Sundarban islands and the threats it faces. Cyber security ‘Stringent action to prevent data misuse’: (The Hindu)
- Centre eyeing ‘precision governance’.
- There is big gap between data being available and data being utilized.
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