Today in New Delhi, India
Jul 02, 2020-Thursday
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  • The law does not discriminate against a woman making choices in a marriage, nor does it lay down any code of conduct for women through which they can protect themselves from sexual violence. The interpretations are unnecessary when the law itself is clear
    Jul 02, 2020 13:46 IST
    A court ruling that not wearing accoutrements of matrimony invalidates marriage is a step in the wrong more
  • India has to recognise that Chinese tech is a weapon that will be used against Indian interests. Bar Chinese telecom infra from India’s 5G network. Political trust will shape digital flows
    Jul 01, 2020 20:05 IST
    India must not contribute to the digital and economic rise of the same power that harms it more
  • In 2014, the Delhi High Court found both the BJP and the Congress guilty of accepting donations from several foreign corporations
    Jul 01, 2020 20:04 IST
    Both the BJP and the Congress united to circumvent the law. Their barbs on China carry little meaning more
  • Chinese technology protectionism created a fertile ground for local start-ups by eliminating the threat of foreign predators. The government selected what companies it could best control and gave them the advantage.
    Jul 02, 2020 05:54 IST
    Entrepreneurs now have a chance to build technologies which can serve as alternatives to Chinese dominance more
  • This is also a ripe moment to re-examine the Kashmir policy. The constitutional changes of August 5, 2019  — effective nullification of Article 370, re-organisation of the state, and its dilution into a Union Territory — and measures such as a crackdown on political activity and detention of leaders has alienated a large segment of moderates and pro-India people.
    Jul 01, 2020 20:03 IST
    With the external front fragile, get the internal house in more
  • While there is little doubt that India needs natural resources for industrial growth and pull people out of poverty, the State must also consider the ecosystem services that these forests provide to the country, and evaluate whether such large-scale diversion will be beneficial in the long run
    Jul 01, 2020 20:02 IST
    India is underestimating its role in mitigating the climate crisis more
  • Now that we are all agreed that Tik Tok is A Bad Thing, where do we go next? (Representational Image)
    Jul 01, 2020 14:05 IST
    But the calls for a boycott of all Chinese goods are ill-thought more