Hey there,

As you may already know, we are on a hiatus this week. However, we promised to bring you some of the best articles of the year. And in today’s recap, we look at stories of how government policies impact our day-to-day lives

  1. Basmati Wars — One of our most-read article and a tale of how two countries are slugging it out to retain the Basmati heritage.
  2. Why Stubble burning is such a problem?— A story on why polluting gases blanket many North Indian states each winter.
  3. Why we need the National Education Policy? — An article expounding on the need to reform the education sector.
  4. The Essential Commodities Act — A story of how one policy on hoarding might have done more harm than good
  5. Are property cards a game-changer? —An explainer on how we could potentially empower rural landowners.

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