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Women play an important role in development of families, commu...

The Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu has said that Women play an important role in development of families, communities and nations and quoted Gandhian scholar and educator, Dr. James Emmanuel Kwegyir quote ' i f you educate a man, you educate ... PIB, 1 month ago
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Khadda Basti residents being moved out in phased manner

At Jaisinghpura Khor, a community kitchen for nearly 250 people was held by the Jaipur Municipal Corporation and Jaipur Development Authority as dozens of families shifted at their newly allotted apartments on Thursday. These families were among 541 families ...
 DNA1 week ago
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India must ban asbestos urgently

Among the most deprived communities in India live and work under asbestos roofs.The National Institute for Health and Family Welfare estimates exposure to asbestos has resulted in higher incidence of cancer among those living under asbestos roofs, points out Gopal Krishna. IMAGE: Sheets of roofing containing asbestos lie abandoned in a field. Photograph: Sandra Teddy/Getty Images On August 24, the constitutional supreme court of Brazil decided by 8 votes against 2 that the Brazilian state of ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago
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Modi: Gujarat election, fight between Vikasvaad and Vanshvaad

'I had expected them to fight this election on the issue of development, but they are not doing that.''Now they have decided to belittle Gujarat's development.' Prime Minister Narendra D Modi on Monday, October 16, 2017, attacked the Congress and the Nehru-Gandhi family, accusing them of disliking Gujarat and Gujaratis who they considered an 'eyesore'. Invoking leaders from the poll-bound state like Vallabhbhai Patel and Morarji Desai, the prime minister accused the 'Congress and the family' ...
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Now one can visit Anna's home & Amte family village

In a bid to make tourism more interesting and make it more social-oriented, the Maharashtra government's Tourism department has planned tours to the village of veteran Gandhian and anti-corruption crusader Anna Hazare and the Amte family among other places.
 Deccan Herald3 days ago
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Why we need Gandhi and Mandela today

'Religion is but one trait where intolerance manifests itself.' 'We come across ‘chosen’ races, communities, political ideologies, economic systems, all lending themselves to discriminatory arrangements, which trample the rights of those considered beyond the pale of whatever is the favoured calling,' says Shreekant Sambrani. Illustration: Uttam Ghosh/Rediff.com. The most basic human right is that to life itself, not merely in terms of simple physical existence, but a life of some ...
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago
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A race to save the Parsis

From dating apps to events, the shrinking community is innovating ways to encourage the young to marry within the faith, reports Ranjita Ganesan. IMAGE: The Zoroastrian population has seen a sharp decline with the last figures being pegged at 57,264. Of this, 31 per cent are elderly. Photograph: Danish Siddiqui/Reuters In the Aapro app, or “Tinder for Parsis” as it is better known, users can express interest by breaking an eedu (egg) on each other or sending across ...
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago

'Exposure to pet allergens in infancy may cut asthma risk'

Parents, take note! Children who are exposed to high levels of pet and pest allergens as infants are at a lower risk of developing asthma by the age of seven, a study claims. The finding could help design strategies to prevent asthma from developing, ...
 Business Standard3 weeks ago

Telangana to offer subsidy for buying buffalo

Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrashekhar Rao today said the government will soon launch a comprehensive scheme for the development of dairy sector in the state to bring in a 'Ksheera Viplavam' (Milk Revolution). The chief minister announced that the ...
 Business Standard4 weeks ago
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'Never imagined our families will be ripped apart'

“We were all preparing to celebrate Bakri-Eid. Even in our wildest dreams, we never thought our preparations would go awry,” Jumana Mukadam, who lost her relatives in the Bhendi Bazar building crash, says in a choked voice. Mukadam’s son’s in-laws were among those killed in the building collapse on Thursday. “It never crossed our minds even for a moment that our relatives and neighbours would not be there to perform the custom of sacrificing goats,” said ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago
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