Let’s talk about a supplemental income: (The Hindu, Editorial)
The concept of a basic income must be qualified to restrict beneficiaries to groups that are easily identified.
Private power, public apathy: (The Hindu, Editorial)
India and neighbors
Pressure on Nepal over Doklam standoff: (The Hindu)
Kathmandu calibrates stand on India, China relations.
Kerala bats for right to privacy: (The Hindu)
The submission to a nine-judge Constitution Bench, led by Chief Justice of India J.S. Khehar, came before the marathon arguments on the question of whether the right to privacy is a fundamental right were wrapped up for judgment.
Protect teachers in private colleges: SC: (The Hindu)
Plea to end ‘blackmail, harassment’.
Effects of developed and developing countries policies
Pollution and conservation
Court barred manufacturers from using five specified chemicals ‘in any form whatsoever’ to prevent air pollution.
A patchy green: (Indian Express, Editorial)
Draft national energy policy falls short of striking a sustainable balance, or clarifying lines of accountability.
Indian Economy. Planning, Growth and Employment
Replacement of systems more than 7 years old, Centre’s digital push lead to cutting down on new installations.
Prelims Related News
One of the frontline fighters of the Indian Air Force, the Jaguars, are still flying without autopilots, an essential flying aid, the Comptroller and Auditor-General has said.