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The Economic Times
Anna Hazare hits out at PM Narendra Modi over Smart City programtoday launched a scathing attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi over the Smart
Anna Hazare hits out at PM Narendra Modi over Smart City program
The Economic Times / Posted an hour ago
today launched a scathing attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi over the Smart City Mission, saying it was against the Gandhian philosophy of village-centric development and would lead to environmental catastrophe. In a letter to the Prime... Read more
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SouthwesternOntario.ca
Faisal Kutty: The disturbing agenda to rewrite India’s historyinjured and 12 were arrested for protesting changes, including deletion of refe
Faisal Kutty: The disturbing agenda to rewrite India’s history
SouthwesternOntario.ca / Posted an hour ago
injured and 12 were arrested for protesting changes, including deletion of references to former PM Jawaharlal Nehru and Gandhi from history books. Last year other groups protested in Karnataka against textbook changes it deemed marginalized... Read more
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asianage
Robert Vadra cries foul, says being ‘used for political gains’Congress President Sonia Gandhi with her son-in-law Robert Vadra. (Photo: PTI)
Robert Vadra cries foul, says being ‘used for political gains’
asianage / Posted an hour ago
Congress President Sonia Gandhi with her son-in-law Robert Vadra. (Photo: PTI) Vadra said that it has been a decade but no government has been able to prove any charges against him. Congress president Soina Gandhi's son-in-law Robert Vadra has hit... Read more
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asianage
Robert Vadra cries foul, says being �used for political gains'Congress President Sonia Gandhi with her son-in-law Robert Vadra. (Photo: PTI)
Robert Vadra cries foul, says being �used for political gains'
asianage / Posted an hour ago
Congress President Sonia Gandhi with her son-in-law Robert Vadra. (Photo: PTI) Vadra said that it has been a decade but no government has been able to prove any charges against him. Congress president Soina Gandhi's son-in-law Robert Vadra has hit... Read more
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The Hindu
Seven pilgrims killed in two accidents in Prakasamhighway. In all, 10 pilgrims were going to Bhadrachalam from Tirumala, J.Pangal
Seven pilgrims killed in two accidents in Prakasam
The Hindu / Posted 2 hours ago
highway. In all, 10 pilgrims were going to Bhadrachalam from Tirumala, J.Pangalur Sub-Inspector Sk.Samimullah said. The injured were battling for life at the Rajiv Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences(RIMS) here. Keywords: Ongole road... Read more
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The Financial Express
Draft National Education Policy 2016: 20 Salient featureswill be laid down. c) Kendriya Vidyalayas (KVs) and Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya
Draft National Education Policy 2016: 20 Salient features
The Financial Express / Posted 2 hours ago
will be laid down. c) Kendriya Vidyalayas (KVs) and Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalayas (JNVs) will be expanded and Kasturba Gandhi Balika Vidyalayas (KGBVs) will be expanded and upgraded 5) Protection of Rights of the Child & Adolescent... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Swamy back to targeting Congress, wants to inspect party’s accountsare among the documents submitted in the National Herald case, which Swamy has
Swamy back to targeting Congress, wants to inspect party’s accounts
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 3 hours ago
are among the documents submitted in the National Herald case, which Swamy has filed against Congress president Sonia Gandhi, vice-president Rahul Gandhi and other senior party officials. The Congress leaders are accused of misusing party... Read more
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The Economic Times
After Tata Group, Deutsche Bank offers 26-week maternity leavegets extended further, resulting in several women opting out of the workforce.
After Tata Group, Deutsche Bank offers 26-week maternity leave
The Economic Times / Posted 4 hours ago
gets extended further, resulting in several women opting out of the workforce. Women and child development minister Maneka Gandhi had made a suggestion that maternity leave benefits be extended to 26 weeks. However, this has not been... Read more
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The Economic Times
Cadreism in government offices is worse than casteism in societyprimary job was to extort taxes from colonial subjects. They were known for the
Cadreism in government offices is worse than casteism in society
The Economic Times / Posted 4 hours ago
primary job was to extort taxes from colonial subjects. They were known for their pompous and lordly lifestyle. Mahatma Gandhi published an 11 points demand before launching his salt satyagraha, one of which included reducing the salaries of... Read more
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The Hindu
Marital rape: the statistics show how real it isto seek anonymity from the spouse.” Reluctant, but reporting improves Earlier
Marital rape: the statistics show how real it is
The Hindu / Posted 6 hours ago
to seek anonymity from the spouse.” Reluctant, but reporting improves Earlier this month, when Union Minister Maneka Gandhi said that even if there was a law against marital rape, women won’t report it, doctors and counsellors point out that... Read more
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dna
Realising its worthThe change in the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act’s (MGN
Realising its worth
dna / Posted 6 hours ago
The change in the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act’s (MGNREGA) fortunes is evident in the improved performance of the scheme in the past financial year and the positive outlook of the government. Once termed by the BJP as a... Read more
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dna
JD (U)'s Sharad Yadav hosts first political iftaar of the seasonopposition – gathering, where Vice President Hamid Ansari, Bihar Chief Minister
JD (U)'s Sharad Yadav hosts first political iftaar of the season
dna / Posted 6 hours ago
opposition – gathering, where Vice President Hamid Ansari, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, Congress president Sonia Gandhi were present. In a cordoned space on the back lawns, Nitish Kumar, Sharad Yadav. Sonia Gandhi, Hamid Ansari sat in a... Read more
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The Hindu
A cry for justiceAround 50 young girls and women gathered near the Gandhi statue on Marina Beach
A cry for justice
The Hindu / Posted 7 hours ago
Around 50 young girls and women gathered near the Gandhi statue on Marina Beach on Wednesday evening to pay respects to S. Swathi. Around 50 young girls and women gathered near the Gandhi statue on Marina Beach on Wednesday evening to pay respects... Read more
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Deepika
National News Detailan Iftar party hosted by JD(U) leader Sharad Yadav which was attended by Vice P
National News Detail
Deepika / Posted 7 hours ago
an Iftar party hosted by JD(U) leader Sharad Yadav which was attended by Vice President Hamid Ansari, Congress chief Sonia Gandhi, Union Ministers Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi and Harsimrat Kaur Badal besides Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar. Naqvi,... Read more
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The Telegraph
Rainwater pledge tripsA defunct rainwater harvesting pit at Indira Gandhi Park in Bhubaneswar. Telegr
Rainwater pledge trips
The Telegraph / Posted 11 hours ago
A defunct rainwater harvesting pit at Indira Gandhi Park in Bhubaneswar. Telegraph picture Bhubaneswar, June 29: The state government's lofty target of installing rainwater harvesting facilities in all new residential and existing government... Read more
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The Telegraph
Great expectationsIt was Mahatma Gandhi who said, "Strength does not come from physical capacity.
Great expectations
The Telegraph / Posted 11 hours ago
It was Mahatma Gandhi who said, "Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will." Anil Kumble must have learnt the wisdom of those words early, for his indomitable will was his greatest asset during his cricket... Read more
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The Telegraph
Govt's varsity meddle zone: finance, adminon several occasions. Addressing the convocation of Presidency University in D
Govt's varsity meddle zone: finance, admin
The Telegraph / Posted 11 hours ago
on several occasions. Addressing the convocation of Presidency University in December 2014, former governor Gopal Krishna Gandhi had said: "When a university or a teaching institution, a research organisation or an organisation dedicated to public... Read more
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The Telegraph
Swamy lets a dog out this timeby Modi. I admire his spine. No foreign power can buckle him," Swamy said in on
Swamy lets a dog out this time
The Telegraph / Posted 11 hours ago
by Modi. I admire his spine. No foreign power can buckle him," Swamy said in one of his tweets. He indirectly accused Sonia Gandhi of "fully financing the media to use KGB Disinformation Techniques against me". Amid the tweet blizzard, finance... Read more
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The Hindu
Doval condoles Naga leader Isak Chisi Swu’s death, visits familyinterlocutor R.N. Ravi, who spoke at the condolence meet, drew a parallel of Mr
Doval condoles Naga leader Isak Chisi Swu’s death, visits family
The Hindu / Posted 11 hours ago
interlocutor R.N. Ravi, who spoke at the condolence meet, drew a parallel of Mr. Swu with the father of the nation, Mahatma Gandhi. Mr. Ravi said that when he was appointed as the peace interlocutor two years ago he got clear directions from Prime... Read more
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asianage
Supreme Court: Life term doesn’t mean just 20 yearsconvicts, it said. This verdict is likely to have a bearing on seven convicts
Supreme Court: Life term doesn’t mean just 20 years
asianage / Posted 11 hours ago
convicts, it said. This verdict is likely to have a bearing on seven convicts sentenced to life imprisonment in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case seeking release on the grounds that they have been in jail for over 25 years. The SC had already... Read more
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asianage
Supreme Court Life term doesn't mean just 20 yearsconvicts, it said. This verdict is likely to have a bearing on seven convicts
Supreme Court Life term doesn't mean just 20 years
asianage / Posted 11 hours ago
convicts, it said. This verdict is likely to have a bearing on seven convicts sentenced to life imprisonment in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case seeking release on the grounds that they have been in jail for over 25 years. The SC had already... Read more
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WA Today
Meet the internet's 'greatest liar' Tommaso Debenedetti, whose hoaxes have fooled millionsappear older, or better-followed, than they actually are. When he wanted a Twit
Meet the internet's 'greatest liar' Tommaso Debenedetti, whose hoaxes have fooled millions
WA Today / Posted 12 hours ago
appear older, or better-followed, than they actually are. When he wanted a Twitter hoax for the Indian politician Sonia Gandhi, he just switched out the photo on Kim Jong-Un's account. Voila! Between 2010 and 2012, he successfully trolled the... Read more
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The Hindu
Policy Watch: Why we need to talk about a basic incomeincrease in income. It could cut inequality; grow the economy; all while offeri
Policy Watch: Why we need to talk about a basic income
The Hindu / Posted 12 hours ago
increase in income. It could cut inequality; grow the economy; all while offering the pursuit of happiness. Feroze Varun Gandhi is a Member of Parliament, representing the Sultanpur constituency for the BJP. Keywords: Basic income, guaranteed... Read more
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The Hindu
Panchyati Raj Ministry: A downgrade for democracyand responsibilities”) of national-level panchayati raj. While schemes of the R
Panchyati Raj Ministry: A downgrade for democracy
The Hindu / Posted 12 hours ago
and responsibilities”) of national-level panchayati raj. While schemes of the Rural Development Ministry, like the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme, rural housing, National Rural Livelihoods Mission and the Pradhan Mantri... Read more
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Canberra Times
Meet the internet's 'greatest liar' Tommaso Debenedetti, whose hoaxes have fooled millionsappear older, or better-followed, than they actually are. When he wanted a Twit
Meet the internet's 'greatest liar' Tommaso Debenedetti, whose hoaxes have fooled millions
Canberra Times / Posted 12 hours ago
appear older, or better-followed, than they actually are. When he wanted a Twitter hoax for the Indian politician Sonia Gandhi, he just switched out the photo on Kim Jong-Un's account. Voila! Between 2010 and 2012, he successfully trolled the... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Meet the internet's 'greatest liar' Tommaso Debenedetti, whose hoaxes have fooled millionsappear older, or better-followed, than they actually are. When he wanted a Twit
Meet the internet's 'greatest liar' Tommaso Debenedetti, whose hoaxes have fooled millions
Brisbane Times / Posted 12 hours ago
appear older, or better-followed, than they actually are. When he wanted a Twitter hoax for the Indian politician Sonia Gandhi, he just switched out the photo on Kim Jong-Un's account. Voila! Between 2010 and 2012, he successfully trolled the... Read more
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The Age
Meet the internet's 'greatest liar' Tommaso Debenedetti, whose hoaxes have fooled millionsappear older, or better-followed, than they actually are. When he wanted a Twit
Meet the internet's 'greatest liar' Tommaso Debenedetti, whose hoaxes have fooled millions
The Age / Posted 13 hours ago
appear older, or better-followed, than they actually are. When he wanted a Twitter hoax for the Indian politician Sonia Gandhi, he just switched out the photo on Kim Jong-Un's account. Voila! Between 2010 and 2012, he successfully trolled the... Read more
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The Economic Times
Congress acts in UP with 5 point planleadership is keen to kick-start the state campaign from July itself. While pa
Congress acts in UP with 5 point plan
The Economic Times / Posted 13 hours ago
leadership is keen to kick-start the state campaign from July itself. While party leadership "is confident" of Priyanka Gandhi joining the campaign at the right time, its immediate task is to galvanise the organsiational network, activate... Read more
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asianage
India to count its elephantsbe ready by mid-2017,” the official added. Early this month the Union minister
India to count its elephants
asianage / Posted 13 hours ago
be ready by mid-2017,” the official added. Early this month the Union minister for women and child development Maneka Gandhi had slammed the environment ministry of having a “lust for killing animals” and accu-sed them of allowing culling of... Read more
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Billboard
49 Celebrities Honor 49 Orlando Victims in Ryan Murphy-Produced Tribute Videotheir causes for sure." Still, it's the seasoned industry veterans most discou
49 Celebrities Honor 49 Orlando Victims in Ryan Murphy-Produced Tribute Video
Billboard / Posted 14 hours ago
their causes for sure." Still, it's the seasoned industry veterans most discouraged by the obstacles at hand. "I'm an old Gandhi fan, and his entreatment to people to be the change that you want to see in the world is the real way to do it," says... Read more
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dna
Anna Hazare hits out at PM Modi over Smart City programWednesday launched a scathing attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi over the S
Anna Hazare hits out at PM Modi over Smart City program
dna / Posted 14 hours ago
Wednesday launched a scathing attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi over the Smart City Mission, saying it was against the Gandhian philosophy of village-centric development and would lead to environmental catastrophe. In a letter to the Prime... Read more
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dna
No hostile environment with India, for God's sake: Pakistan High Commissioner Abdul Basitan Iftar party hosted by JD(U) leader Sharad Yadav which was attended by Vice P
No hostile environment with India, for God's sake: Pakistan High Commissioner Abdul Basit
dna / Posted 15 hours ago
an Iftar party hosted by JD(U) leader Sharad Yadav which was attended by Vice President Hamid Ansari, Congress chief Sonia Gandhi, Union Ministers Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi and Harsimrat Kaur Badal besides Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar. Naqvi,... Read more
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The Buffalo News
One-woman play pays homage to Sister Karensaid. Sister Karen was very much influenced by the pre-eminent leader of the I
One-woman play pays homage to Sister Karen
The Buffalo News / Posted 16 hours ago
said. Sister Karen was very much influenced by the pre-eminent leader of the Indian Independence Movement, Mohandas K. Gandhi, who developed a nonviolent social justice movement that later influenced civil rights leader Rev. Dr. Martin Luther... Read more
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The Hindu
Today's stories you shouldn't miss - June 29, 2016bleak. After the BJP government shuttered two of its key programmes — the Backw
Today's stories you shouldn't miss - June 29, 2016
The Hindu / Posted 17 hours ago
bleak. After the BJP government shuttered two of its key programmes — the Backward Regions Grants Fund (BRGF) and the Rajiv Gandhi Panchayat Sashaktikaran Abhiyan (RGPSA) — several officials at the Ministry feel it would soon be closed down and... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Meet the internet's 'greatest liar' Tommaso Debenedetti, whose hoaxes have fooled millionsappear older, or better-followed, than they actually are. When he wanted a Twit
Meet the internet's 'greatest liar' Tommaso Debenedetti, whose hoaxes have fooled millions
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 17 hours ago
appear older, or better-followed, than they actually are. When he wanted a Twitter hoax for the Indian politician Sonia Gandhi, he just switched out the photo on Kim Jong-Un's account. Voila! Between 2010 and 2012, he successfully trolled the... Read more
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The Sault Star
Brexit, not what, but why? - ROBINSONwe wish to see in the world. This last part, if you didn't catch the irony, was
Brexit, not what, but why? - ROBINSON
The Sault Star / Posted 17 hours ago
we wish to see in the world. This last part, if you didn't catch the irony, was from yet another British colonist - Mahatma Gandhi. The question we should be asking is not what is Brexit and what will it mean for us, but why did we get to Brexit... Read more
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New Kerala
BJP counters Nitish, claims 15 alcohol factories active in Bihar - newkerala.com #83691of telling the Prime Minister that an alcohol-ban must be implemented across th
BJP counters Nitish, claims 15 alcohol factories active in Bihar - newkerala.com #83691
New Kerala / Posted 17 hours ago
of telling the Prime Minister that an alcohol-ban must be implemented across the country, he should first tell Rahul Gandhi to ensure prohibition in the Congress-ruled states," Modi said. The Bihar Chief Minister had earlier called on Prime... Read more
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dna
Congress remains tight-lipped about Priyanka's role in UP polls, says Gandhi family to take final callAmid demands for a larger role for Priyanka Gandhi in Uttar Pradesh, Congress o
Congress remains tight-lipped about Priyanka's role in UP polls, says Gandhi family to take final call
dna / Posted 17 hours ago
Amid demands for a larger role for Priyanka Gandhi in Uttar Pradesh, Congress on Wednesday said she along with Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi would decide what role she would play in the key state where Assembly polls are due early next year. "A... Read more
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The Economic Times
Priyanka Gandhi's role in UP to be decided by Gandhi family"A decision on the role of Priyanka Gandhi and what she would do in Uttar Prade
Priyanka Gandhi's role in UP to be decided by Gandhi family
The Economic Times / Posted 18 hours ago
"A decision on the role of Priyanka Gandhi and what she would do in Uttar Pradesh would be taken by her along with Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi," party spokesperson Shobha Oza told reporters. Oza was asked whether Priyanka would canvass support for... Read more
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Business Standard India
Infosys, ICICI, Edelweiss research chairs soon at IIM-Anow for us, though," Nanda added. While the Nabard Chair in Agribusiness is be
Infosys, ICICI, Edelweiss research chairs soon at IIM-A
Business Standard India / Posted 18 hours ago
now for us, though," Nanda added. While the Nabard Chair in Agribusiness is being chaired by IIM-A faculty member Vasant Gandhi, the RBI Chair in Finance and Economics is headed by Abhiman Das. Recently, faculty member Rakesh Basant took charge... Read more
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asianage
BJP counters Nitish, claims 15 alcohol factories active in Biharof telling the Prime Minister that an alcohol-ban must be implemented across th
BJP counters Nitish, claims 15 alcohol factories active in Bihar
asianage / Posted 18 hours ago
of telling the Prime Minister that an alcohol-ban must be implemented across the country, he should first tell Rahul Gandhi to ensure prohibition in the Congress-ruled states," Modi said. The Bihar Chief Minister had earlier called on Prime... Read more
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Pembroke Daily Observer
Valour's Class of 2016 celebrates incredible dayaverage our life will be,” articulated Smith asking rhetorically what would the
Valour's Class of 2016 celebrates incredible day
Pembroke Daily Observer / Posted 19 hours ago
average our life will be,” articulated Smith asking rhetorically what would the world look like if such great figures as Gandhi, Mother Teresa and Martin Luther King Jr. had never reached out to achieve the impossible. “The lives they lead were... Read more
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The Financial Express
Anna Hazare calls Modi govt’s Smart City project ‘disastrous’cause disastrous consequences for India’s dominantly rural economy. In a three
Anna Hazare calls Modi govt’s Smart City project ‘disastrous’
The Financial Express / Posted 19 hours ago
cause disastrous consequences for India’s dominantly rural economy. In a three-pager to the PM, Hazare said while Mahatma Gandhi advocated developing the villages as self-sufficient units, Modi talked about urbanization and ‘Smart Cities’. He... Read more
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New Kerala
Hazare calls Smart Cities project 'disastrous' - newkerala.com #83585cause disastrous consequences for India's dominantly rural economy. In a three
Hazare calls Smart Cities project 'disastrous' - newkerala.com #83585
New Kerala / Posted 19 hours ago
cause disastrous consequences for India's dominantly rural economy. In a three-pager to the PM, Hazare said while Mahatma Gandhi advocated developing the villages as self-sufficient units, Modi talked about urbanization and 'Smart Cities'. He... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Congress individuals remembered Narasimha Rao, not the partya guarded distance from Rao’s memory, the BJP closed in on another icon from th
Congress individuals remembered Narasimha Rao, not the party
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 19 hours ago
a guarded distance from Rao’s memory, the BJP closed in on another icon from the grand old party who is not from the Nehru-Gandhi clan. While Modi paid tribute to Rao in his first tweet of the day, Dr Singh -- who served as Rao’s finance minister... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Africa Should Embrace True Democracycooperation and compromise. Democracies recognise that consensus building requ
Africa Should Embrace True Democracy
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 hours ago
cooperation and compromise. Democracies recognise that consensus building requires compromise and tolerance. As Mahatma Gandhi famously argued "intolerance is itself a form of violence and an obstacle to the growth of a true democratic... Read more
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New Kerala
RBL Bank signs MoU with Manipal Global Education Services - newkerala.com #83467part of the Banking Training Program will commence on August 2016 in Bangalore.
RBL Bank signs MoU with Manipal Global Education Services - newkerala.com #83467
New Kerala / Posted 22 hours ago
part of the Banking Training Program will commence on August 2016 in Bangalore. Speaking on this occasion, Shanta Vallury Gandhi, Head - Human Resources, Learning and Development, Internal Branding and CSR, RBL Bank said, We are happy to partner... Read more
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New Kerala
With Kumble, Indian cricket's golden generation back at the helm ( - newkerala.com #83448and most importantly man-management. He is a very calm person and the right man
With Kumble, Indian cricket's golden generation back at the helm ( - newkerala.com #83448
New Kerala / Posted 23 hours ago
and most importantly man-management. He is a very calm person and the right man for the job." Former India batsman Devang Gandhi believes it is the return of the golden generation of cricketers who had once ruled the roost in Indian cricket. "You... Read more
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New Kerala
'Human spirit will never be deterred by 'cowardly' Istanbul airport attack: Sonia Gandhi - newkerala.com #83423New Delhi, June 29 : Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Wednesday expressed pro
'Human spirit will never be deterred by 'cowardly' Istanbul airport attack: Sonia Gandhi - newkerala.com #83423
New Kerala / Posted 23 hours ago
New Delhi, June 29 : Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Wednesday expressed profound grief over the loss of lives in a terrorist attack on Istanbul's Ataturk International Airport and said the human spirit and resolve will never be deterred by such... Read more
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Londonist
Why Is There A Mahatma Gandhi Industrial Estate In South London?Most people will do a double take the first time they walk past it. But sure en
Why Is There A Mahatma Gandhi Industrial Estate In South London?
Londonist / Posted yesterday
Most people will do a double take the first time they walk past it. But sure enough, there it is: 'Mahatma Gandhi Industrial Estate' reads the sign on Milkwood Road, Herne Hill — in the kind of font you'd usually see on the front of a takeaway menu.... Read more
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