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All Delhi schools have toilets, power: Economic Survey

New Delhi, Feb 23 (IANS) All the schools in the national capital have toilets for boys and girls, electricity connection and drinking water facilities, according to the Economic Survey Report of 2018-19, tabled in the Assembly, here on Saturday. The survey, tabled by Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia, said[Read More…]

Delhi’s economy grows 8.61% in 2018-19: Economic Survey

New Delhi, Feb 23 (IANS) The economy of Delhi is estimated to have grown at 8.61 per cent in 2018-19, according to the Economic Survey Report tabled in the Assembly, here on Saturday. “The advance estimate of the gross state domestic product (GSDP) of Delhi at current prices during 2018-19[Read More…]

Naga students demand political solution, hold rally (Lead)

New Delhi, Feb 23 (IANS) Scores of students belonging to the Naga Students Union Delhi (NSUD) held a protest rally here on Saturday demanding “immediate” political solution to the two-decade-old Naga peace talks. They demanded a logical conclusion, which was “honourable” and “acceptable” to the Naga people. They held a[Read More…]

In a first, India to attend OIC meeting (Lead)

New Delhi, Feb 23 (IANS) In a significant development, India has been invited to attend a meeting of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) for the first time, with External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj scheduled to address its council of ministers meet in UAE next month as the “guest of[Read More…]

Mob torches former minister’s vehicle in Baramulla district

Srinagar, Feb 23 (IANS) Angry youths on Saturday torched the vehicle belonging to a former minister in Jammu and Kashmir’s Baramulla district. Police said former minister and Peoples Conference (PC) leader, Abdul Gani Vakil’s vehicle was attacked by a mob when it passed through a village where the funeral of[Read More…]

Women pilots fly high at Aero India

Bengaluru, Feb 23 (IANS) Women pilots flew high in the skies above the Yelahanka air base, as part of ‘Women’s Day’ celebrated here on Saturday at the ongoing Aero India air show. All-women crews flew the advanced jet trainer Hawk-i, single-engine turbine-driven chopper Chetak, Advanced Light Helicopter (ALH Dhruv) as[Read More…]

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