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    VVP is aiming at enhancing infrastructure in villages along India's border with China, in states like Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, and Arunachal Pradesh. Activities under the VVP include building infrastructure such as housing, tourist centres, road connectivity, providing decentralised renewable energy, direct-to-home access for Doordarshan and educational channels, and support for livelihood generation.

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    ​​Earlier, a tweet from Mevani's handle had said the agitation will proceed till he was set free without any new First Information Report being registered against him. Mevani, MLA from Vadgam Assembly constituency in Gujarat, on Saturday completed pending bail formalities at the Kokrajhar court in Assam, and was set to return to his home state.
    Some of the blame can be attributed to the switch from physical mode to online hearing following the pandemic. Hearings have been plagued by connectivity issues and it has slowed down pace of work in all courts in the last two years.

    External Affairs Minister Dr S Jaishankar on Saturday called on the Mauritius Prime Minister Pravind Kumar Jugnauth, who is on an eight-day visit to India to strengthen bilateral ties, in New Delhi.

    In the city, Johnson will visit the Gandhi Ashram, and later go to Gujarat Biotechnology University, Akshardham temple in Gandhinagar and also a plant of JCB company at Halol near Vadodara city. During the day, he is also scheduled to hold a closed-door meeting with a leading businessman from the state , sources said.

    "Don't allow those who made hate speeches earlier to speak. You know preventive and corrective action needs to be taken," Justice Khanwilkar told the Uttarakhand counsel who tried to argue that it was not only at dharam sansads hate speeches were made. The 'other community' was making them too, he contended.
    ( Originally published on 2022-05-18 16:15:54 )