18 June 2021
Government claims that fuel prices have been deregulated and are decided by oil companies, but pricing pattern shows political interference: since the West Bengal elections results were announced, diesel and petrol prices increased sharply; but between the date of announcement of elections to the result day, diesel prices were artificially made to fall
India's Solar sector is slowing; Developers are cutting costs, restructuring, exiting the country; The country is nowhere near its 100GW by 2022 target set by the government
As India’s economy suffers, rich Indians' funds in Swiss banks climb to Rs 20,700 crore, highest in 13 years
Delhi riots case: student activists Natasha Narwal, Devangana Kalita, Asif released from jail on bail; "Natasha Narwal said that when she told people about the charges against them in jail, prisoners would laugh at them, unable to believe the allegations of terrorism levelled against them"
Times Now censured, two Kannada channels fined over the explicitly communal coverage during the initial coronavirus outbreak; a citizen collective from Karnataka took up the issue with the appropriate authorities