The great Indian migration: (The Hindu, Editorial)
The socio-economic aspects of north-south migration need to be analysed.
The balance between fundamental rights and parliamentary privilege must be re-examined.
India and neighbors
Targeting trawling: (The Hindu,
Sri Lanka’s legislative amendment to prohibit bottom trawling, a destructive fishing practice, is a welcome move despite its likely near-term consequence of deepening the fisheries conflict in the Palk Bay region. China’s road in Doka La is headed for Thimphu: (Live Mint, Editorial)
China intends to create a rift between India and Bhutan and establish independent diplomatic relations with the latter.
International groupings and agreements
The Hamburg tussle: (The Hindu,
The G20 meet highlighted the capacity of world leaders to work around Donald Trump.
Indian Economy. Planning,
Growth and Employment India’s potential for leading global growth: (Live Mint, Editorial)
An innovative method of measuring economic growth and potential points to India’s dominance over the coming decade.
Inclusive growth Using fintech for financial inclusion: (Live Mint, Editorial)
Indian households display unique financial behaviours that make conventional solutions ineffective.
Prelims Related News
A men-only island in Japan where women are banned and male visitors must bathe naked in the sea before visiting its shrine, has been declared a UNESCO World Heritage site.