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The rupee squeeze: Rural Indians feel the pinch of move to remove high-denomination banknotes
Straits Times

The rupee squeeze: Rural Indians feel the pinch of move to rem...

For the past month, Ms Shakuntala Devi and her family of five survived by borrowing, bartering or even foraging in their fields for food. Ms Shakuntala, 44, has money - but it is in a bank and she has not been able to withdraw any after 500-rupee ... Straits Times, 1 month ago
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Woman held for forcing sons to beg

GURGAON: A 40-year-old woman has been held for allegedly pushing her two minor sons into beggary. Cops said Gyan Devi was arrested on Thursday under the Juvenile Justice Act after the child welfare committee (CWC) conducted a raid near the bus stand ...
 Times of India4 days ago

Bhabna's Shakuntala on New Year's Eve

Reputed dance school Bhabna is set to stage their latest production Shakuntala on Saturday, December 31 at the National Auditorium of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy. The dance-drama is based on a famous play penned by poet Kalidas titled Abhigyan ...
 Bangladesh Daily Star3 weeks ago

'The police grabbed kids from outside their houses and didn't bring them to us'

The article below represents a preview only and is not meant for reuse or republishing. NEW DELHI, Nov. 25 -- Shakuntala Devi, chairperson, Child Welfare Committee (CWC), says the Gurgaon Police asked her to rehabilitate the kids who were "picked ...
 HT Syndication1 month ago

TBI Blogs: Meet Basavaraj Umrani, the Visually-Impaired Human Computer from Belgaum

Knowledge can change the world, and avisually-impaired but brilliant Belgaum native has the brainpower and the drive to do just that. This warm and friendly young manis using his amazing intellect to bring positivity and hopefulness to everyone he ...
 Yahoo! India5 days ago

A matter of survival: Indian village fines citizens who don't use toilets

In a bid to solve some of India's worst health problems, one village in the country's north is fining people caught going to the toilet outside. Poor sanitation is blamed for persistent malnutrition and poor child development. The Government's ...
 ABC Online1 week ago Toilet fines part of push to end India's outd...  Dotemirates.com1 week ago


2016 is just one more day to go, and it's safe to say this has been a fantastic year for arts of all forms be it music, dance, theatre, visual arts or films. Cultural organisations remained active throughout the year. Festivals -- big and small -- ...
 Bangladesh Daily Star2 weeks ago

7 Real Superhumans With Incredible Super Powers

[embedded content] We all wonder what it would be like to have superpowers to be superhuman. Here are some people with superpowers that science can't explain… Ma Xiangang known as the Electric Man Liew Thow Lin known as Magnetic Man ...
 Before It's News3 weeks ago

Meet the headhunter who stalked celebs for autographs

In 2012, K Viswanatha made his way to the front row of an event at the Christ University. He had one agenda on his mind: getting past the Z-category security and request Dalai Lama, who was to speak there, for an autograph. When the security ring ...
 Economic Times3 weeks ago

Most people haven't received pension since two months

Beawar: The public hearing by Mazdoor Kisan Shakti Sangathan (MKSS) has exposed the claims made by the state of correcting and streamlining the pension, MGNREGA and other social welfare schemes for economically poor people. The delay in benefits ...
 Times of India3 weeks ago
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