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Delhi’s municipal body to distribute free textbooks, bags to school kids

Tuesday, November 29, 2016

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New Delhi: Children studying in 587 municipal schools in south Delhi will be given textbooks and bags for free as the area’s civic body has taken a decision in this regard for the next fiscal. “South Delhi Municipal Corporation has decided to distribute free textbooks and school bags to children studying in our primary schools,” …

Widespread protests across AP over demonetisation

Monday, November 28, 2016

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Opposition parties organised widespread protests across Andhra Pradesh against the Centre’s demonetization move but no bandh as such was observed in the state today even as leaders of CPI and YSRC were detained at some places following demonstrations. Congress’s state unit president N Raghuveera Reddy led his party workers in a protest rally from Andhra …

Left sponsored bandh begins in West Bengal

Monday, November 28, 2016

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Kolkata, Nov 28: The state-wide 12-hour strike called by the Left Parties to protest the demonetisation of Rs 1000 and Rs 500 notes began in West Bengal today, with normal life visibly unaffected in the first few hours. Government buses and other private vehicles were seen plying on the road. “So far there has been no …

PM lays foundation stone of AIIMS in Bathinda

Friday, November 25, 2016

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi  laid the foundation stone of All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) on Friday, in Bhatinda town. The 750-bedded AIIMS will be set up with an outlay of Rs 925 crore and it would be spread over 177 acres of land on the Bathinda-Dabwali road. The land has been given by the …

This lady is the Demonetisation hero and needs to be saluted

Wednesday, November 23, 2016

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Meanwhile, amid all the hassles faced by people due to the Demonetisation move which was  taken by the Modi Government, this old lady sets an example of a good Samaritan in Lucknow. This lady was found distributing roses to the bank employees and the intention was only to show her gratitude towards the hard work …

Fire breaks at Kolkata’s SSKM Hospital

Monday, November 21, 2016

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Fire broke out on the third floor of Kolkata’s SSKM Government Hospital. 10 fire tenders have been rushed to the spot. No reports of casualty has been reported so far. More details awaited. ALSO READ: 6.4-magnitude earthquake jolts Argentina, Chile

This Delhi man exchanged Rs 20,000 in Rs 10 coin denomination

Saturday, November 19, 2016

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The demand for new currency notes after demonetization has increased, as a result, long ques outside ATMs have become a common thing. The bank people are working really hard to help the people, but even they can’t do anything. A couple of days ago, a lady in Uttar Pradesh was handed a bag full of …

PhD student in UoH slits wrist, hospitalised

Saturday, November 19, 2016

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A PhD student of the University of Hyderabad (UoH) today slit his wrist apparently due to exam pressure, varsity officials said. However, some students alleged that he took the step as he was humiliated by a faculty member. The incident took place this evening. “Moses Abhraham, a PhD student in the university’s ACRHEM department, suddenly took …

Building collapses in Bhiwandi, one killed

Friday, November 18, 2016

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Thane: A beggar was crushed to death when a three-storey building in the powerloom town of Bhiwandi collapsed in the early hours here on Friday. The ‘Samata’ building, situated in Nizampura locality, which had been declared dangerous and vacated earlier, collapsed at around 1.30 AM, police said. ALSO READ: Stretcher denied, wife drags husband to first …

Stretcher denied, wife drags husband to first floor at Andhra Pradesh government hospital

Friday, November 18, 2016

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A woman dragged her ailing husband from the ground floor to the first floor of the hospital. She was denied a stretcher to carry him. Srinivasa Chary, 45, suffered from symptoms of gastroenteritis. His wife, Sree Vani, 40, brought him to the hospital. The staff there bluntly told her that they did not have stretchers. …

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