Newspapers Scan – Oct 05

Most of the newspapers today have covered the much needed relief to common people after slashing of the fuel prices by the government “Finance Minister lowers levies, 13 states follow call to reduce VAT. Congress terms it ‘Band-aid’ quotes the Hindustan Times while the Indian Express writes, “After holding firm, government cuts fuel rates; markets … Continue reading Newspapers Scan – Oct 05


Two landmark judgments by the Supreme Court dominate the newspapers today today. “Aadhaar gets SC support (Terms and Conditions apply)” is the DNA headline. The Asian Age writes “Aadhaar valid; but no phone, bank link”. “Supreme Court gives Aadhaar some privacy” quips the Indian Express, citing the CJI bench as striking a “Fair balance between … Continue reading NEWSPAPERS SCAN- SEP 27

Newspapers Scan- Sep 25

“Cheer, relief in Delhi as Maldives Opposition wins presidential polls,” is a major headline in the Indian Express. The government moving ahead to approve the creation of tri-series organisations to handle the critical domains of cyberspace, space and special operations in modern-day warfare is a story covered in the Times of India under the headline, … Continue reading Newspapers Scan- Sep 25


THE launch of Ayushman Bharat by Prime Minister Narendra Modi is the top story in most of the newspapers today. The Indian Express reports “PM rolls out world’s largest health insurance scheme, says not based on communal, caste lines”. The Asian Age writes Modi rolls out’game-changer health scheme for 50 crore people. On the uproar … Continue reading NEWSPAPERS SCAN-SEP 24


French Media quoting former French President Francois Hollande as purportedly saying that the Indian Government proposed Reliance Defence as the partner for Dassault Aviation in the Rafale Jet fighter deal has been widely covered in all the newspapers today. “Rafale row snowballs after Hollande deal revelations”, writes the Statesman, while the Pioneer states “Hollande claim … Continue reading NEWSPAPERS SCAN – SEP 22

Newspapers SCAN -Sep 18

Government plan to merge three banks, RSS Chief Bhagwat’s statement at the organisation’s New Delhi conclave, and the development in BJP unit of Goa following Manohar Parrikar falling ill are some of the top stories that dominate the newspapers today. On merger of Bank of Baroda, Dena Bank and Vijaya Bank, the Hindustan Times writes, … Continue reading Newspapers SCAN -Sep 18


Most of the dailies have prominently covered the Prime Minister’s review of the economy on their front pages. “Tax collection will beat target, fiscal deficit will stay at 3.3% of GDP: Govt” is top headline in the Indian Express. “Govt commits to fiscal prudence” is the Business Standard headline. The paper writes that the prime … Continue reading NEWSPAPERS’ SCAN – SEP 16


Most of the newspapers today highlighted the reports of Vijay Mallya meeting Fnance minister Arun Jaitely befor leaving India. The Tribune headlines, “Mallya claims met FM, Jaitley says false on facts,” while The Pioneer opines, “Jaitley thrashes Mallya meeting claim,” and The Hindustan Times writes, “Mallya extradition case to be decided on Dec 10.” The … Continue reading NEWSPAPERS SCAN- September 13

UK calls for immediate release of Reuters journalists in Myanmar

British prime minister Theresa May says she is ‘disappointed’ at verdict which slaps 7-year prison sentence on each journalist AMN / LONDON The UNITED KINGDOM has called for the immediate release of two Reuters journalists imprisoned by a Myanmar court for reporting on the atrocities targeting Rohingya minority in the country. “As our Ambassador to … Continue reading UK calls for immediate release of Reuters journalists in Myanmar


The top stories in national dailies today is the Supreme Court’s relief given to the five activists arrested by Maharastra Police recieves prominent attention. “Supreme quotes: Dissent safety valve of democracy, pressure cooker will burst if not allowed” is the top headline in the Indian Express “Keep arrested activists confined to homes, not jail for … Continue reading NEWSPAPERS SCAN – AUG -30



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