Must Read News Articles – March 28

The Hindu

Front Page / NATIONAL

SC counters push for Aadhaar: The recently-passed Finance Bill made Aadhaar mandatory for filing tax returns and getting a permanent account number (PAN).

Supreme Court for policy to curb farmer suicides: The Supreme Court on Monday said the Centre should address the “serious issue” of farmers taking their own lives and implement a comprehensive policy to be adopted by the State governments for preventing the tragedy.

Find alternatives to pellet guns: SC: Reminds govt. that a ‘welfare state’ is meant to protect all with harm to none.


Giving short shrift to children’s rights: In the last three years, important entitlements for children have been undermined by the Centre.

Powered by a pause: Delays in the Indo-U.S. nuclear deal bring an opportunity to re-examine the energy basket.

Turning the clock back: With several bilateral investment treaties lapsing on March 31, FDI inflows could take a hit.

Trust the EVMs: Machine-manipulation charges levelled by some political parties have no real basis.


‘Digital platform to help railways save Rs. 60,000 crore’: Entire operations can be monitored on a single platform.

Indian Express

Do less, do it better: New NITI Aayog recruitment rules should trigger a revamp of the Indian state’s human capital.

Live Mint

Farm loan waiver is no solution for Indian agriculture: In the case of repeated farm loan waivers, it makes sense for borrowers to default strategically.

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