As the country debates over the ruling of the recent Supreme Court decision to allow the sub-categorization of Scheduled Tribes (STs) and Scheduled Castes (SCs) by states, a significant issue regarding reservation for North-Eastern tribals deserves to be discussed and addressed.
A year after Ladakh was given the status of a Union Territory, several socio-religious groups raise concerns over preserving Ladakh's culture, identity and, most of all, employment opportunities for Ladakhi youths.
Such a decision by the Trump administration is likely to have an adverse impact on thousands of Indian IT professionals. Already a large number of Indians on the H-1B visas have lost their jobs and are headed back home during the coronavirus pandemic.
The Pandemic has caused a shock for the Indian economy. The four legs -- consumption, manufacturing, exports, capital flows -- on which the Indian economy had been growing have all been impacted adversely.