5-yr plans to make way for 15-yr `vision’:
Five-year plans, one of the last links to Nehru’s economic policies, will soon be history. The Modi government has decided to discontinue the plans from the current one which ends in March next year and replace it with a longer vision of 15 years that will factor in social goals and the Sustainable Development Goals.
Man in `13cr debt hangs self near Parl:
A 39-year-old man hanged himself from a tree near Parliament on Thursday, sparking a probe on how he could kill himself at the high security zone. MP’s Ramdayal Verma, who claimed to have lost Rs 13 crore in cricket betting and was being hounded by money lenders, committed suicide in Delhi as he wanted his death to be “highlighted“, according to his 23-page suicide note.
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