Must Read News Articles – March 2

The Hindu

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River Ganga unlikely to be cleaned up by 2018 The government is unlikely to be able to clean the Ganga by 2018, a target set by Water Resources Minister Uma Bharti.

Interceptor missile test successful The Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) on Wednesday successfully carried out a test of an interceptor missile

Arsenic in vein, a village atrophiesThere is little to distinguish Tiwaritola from other hamlets in the backward region of eastern Uttar Pradesh.

Nobody listens to our orders: Supreme Court“Police reforms are going on and on. Nobody listens to our orders,” Chief Justice of India J.S. Khehar remarked.

DRDO inks deal to make key alloyThe Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) on Wednesday signed a technology transfer agreement with Jindal Stainless (Hisar) Limited (JSHL) for manufacturing High Nitrogen Steel (HNS).



‘Free trade should be fair too’Trump cites Indian duty of 100% on motorcycles, demands reduction in it.

Resilience reaffirmedCSO data suggest that the demonetisation effect on GDP is less than feared..


War crimes committed in Aleppo: UN – All Syrian sides that fought in the battle for Aleppo committed war crimes 

Trump calls for merit-based immigration systemUS President Donald Trump has called for a “merit-based immigration system” similar to those of Canada and Australia in place of the current “outdated” programme.

Indian Express

The shrinking PlanTechnology has made the idea of decentralised planning tangible

After KansasPosing as a ‘model minority’ cannot keep Indian migrants safe in Trump’s America.

Live Mint

Looking beyond the idea of a bad bank As the asset quality in the banking system continues to remain a drag for the Indian economy, the idea of a bad bank is beginning to attract renewed attention. .

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