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More than half of Indians satisfied with governance, Pew survey shows

Most Indians are happy with the direction of the country and economic prospects for the next generation, a Pew survey published weeks ahead of general elections showed, although the level of satisfaction has fallen over time. Lack of employment opportunities is India’s biggest problem, said


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Delhi’s air quality likely to turn severe again

Delhi’s air quality was on the brink of turning severe again with unfavourable meteorological conditions like low wind speed preventing dispersion of pollutants on Thursday, authorities said. The Central Pollution Control Board data showed the overall air quality index (AQI) at the ‘very poor’ level


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Delhi experiences coldest day this season at 3.6C

A cold wave swept through Delhi on Wednesday morning as the minimum temperature dropped to 3.6 degrees Celsius, the lowest this winter, the Met office said. “The minimum temperature was recorded at 3.6 degree Celsius, four notches below the season’s average. It is the lowest


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Sensex tanks 250 pts on RBI status quo, grim global cues

Benchmark indices nursed losses for the second straight day Wednesday as the RBI left the repo rate unchanged, while global markets wobbled on renewed concerns over the US-China trade dispute. The BSE Sensex tumbled 249.90 points, or 0.69 per cent, to close at 35,884.41. Similarly,