Must Read News Articles-August 12th 2019



A point to ponder over in the POCSO Bill

More than an emphasis on the death sentence, there needs to be an overhaul of the criminal justice administration

India too cancels Samjhauta Express

The Indian Railways announced the cancellation of its leg of the Samjhauta Express train, days after Pakistan suspended the service on its side.

J&K on top of Jaishankar’s China agenda

Kashmir, Ladakh situation likely to dominate talks with Chinese foreign ministry officials


‘Uber for tractors’: Government to launch app to aid farmers

Expensive agricultural equipment can be hired through the mobile application.

Rethinking water governance strategies

Individual States need to assume the responsibility for managing water resources in their territories

Pipe dreams for water transfer

It is time to consider out-of-the-box solutions to take water from a point of surplus to one of deficit

DRDO focus on stealth weapons, drones

Directed energy weapons or DEWs are among the next bunch of military technologies that the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) is working on

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