Must Read News Articles – March 20

The Hindu

Front Page / NATIONAL

Delhi traffic situation alarming: panel: A Parliamentary panel has described the traffic situation in the national capital as “alarming” and said that the Delhi Police has “failed” to improve it.

Sparrows nearing extinction due to lack of emotional connect: “Mindless urbanisation” leading to a loss of the birds’ natural habitats.

Parents can evict abusive adult children from their house: HC: Children who abuse their parents while staying with them in their house can be evicted from the property, the Delhi High Court has ruled.

123 LCA Tejas by 2024-25: If the present development and capacity enhancement plans go as per schedule, the Indian Air Force will have 123 indigenous Light Combat Aircraft (LCA) Tejas fighter jets in its fleet by 2024-25.

New Wi-Fi system to offer super-fast connectivity: The wireless network is based on harmless infrared rays.


Last gasp tasks: After the agreement on all GST bills, therate fitment process needs to be addressed.

The heckler’s veto: The apex court must issue guidelines to the lower courts to refrain them from being an echo chamber for the heckler’s veto.


Doubts raised over second IFSC’s viability: The Commerce Department has asked the Department of Economic Affairs (DEA) to comment on the feasibility of having more than one International Financial Services Centre (IFSC) in India.

Indian Express

Live Mint

Moving towards a larger formal economy: One-time initiatives like currency swap might signal intent, but increasing the size of India’s formal economy will require a sustained effort.

Low, stagnating female labour-force participation in India: India’s growth strategy has focused on domestic demand and high-value service exports, which generate too few employment opportunities for women.

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