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New Kerala
Jharkhand plans to improve its education system - newkerala.com #68556late then never! Even 15 years after being carved out of Bihar, Jharkhand's ed
Jharkhand plans to improve its education system - newkerala.com #68556
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
late then never! Even 15 years after being carved out of Bihar, Jharkhand's education sector is in a shambles. Of the 81 assembly constituencies, 35 have got no college at all. In 11 districts there's not a single college for women. Jharkhand is... Read more
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NJ.com
Gabby Giffords, Mark Kelly stump for Hillary and gun control in N.J.and New Jersey native, who has advocated gun reforms alongside his wife since s
Gabby Giffords, Mark Kelly stump for Hillary and gun control in N.J.
NJ.com / Posted 3 days ago
and New Jersey native, who has advocated gun reforms alongside his wife since she was shot in the head in 2011 at a constituent relations event in Arizona. The couple pushed for electing someone to the Oval Office with a plan, and the... Read more
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Sun Star
The push for federalismthe Constitution can be done three ways: forming a Constitutional Convention (C
The push for federalism
Sun Star / Posted 3 days ago
the Constitution can be done three ways: forming a Constitutional Convention (Con Con), convening Congress into a Constituent Assembly(Con Ass) or using People’s Initiative. Former senator Aquilino Pimentel Jr., founder of Duterte’s party... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
17 Republicans vie for nominationTop Three Issues: Control spending and balance the budget, spark econo
17 Republicans vie for nomination
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 4 days ago
Top Three Issues: Control spending and balance the budget, spark economic growth and job creation, protect national security.

Statement: "Voters should choose me because I have demonstrated not only... Read more

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The Lexington Dispatch
17 Republicans vie for nominationTop Three Issues: Control spending and balance the budget, spark econo
17 Republicans vie for nomination
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 4 days ago
Top Three Issues: Control spending and balance the budget, spark economic growth and job creation, protect national security.

Statement: "Voters should choose me because I have demonstrated not only... Read more

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The Manila Times
Federalism can be fast-trackedang mga tao ngayon kaysa later on [It is easier to convince the people now than
Federalism can be fast-tracked
The Manila Times / Posted 4 days ago
ang mga tao ngayon kaysa later on [It is easier to convince the people now than later],” he said. “You do it by Constituent Assembly, then form a leadership. You can do it in six months basta hindi magkalat ang diskusyon doon [as long as... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Fil-Am vote organizers hope for ‘carryover’ effect of PH pollsJune 7 California presidential primary, as a carryover of the election fever th
Fil-Am vote organizers hope for ‘carryover’ effect of PH polls
Inquirier.net / Posted 5 days ago
June 7 California presidential primary, as a carryover of the election fever that saw an 81 percent turnout at the May 9 national elections in the Philippines. This hope was aired at the Rock the Balut: Mobilizing the New Majority press briefing... Read more
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The Financial Express
NCP leader for Sonia Gandhi’s continuation as Congress chiefshould continue to be in that slot,” NCP General Secretary Tariq Anwar told rep
NCP leader for Sonia Gandhi’s continuation as Congress chief
The Financial Express / Posted 5 days ago
should continue to be in that slot,” NCP General Secretary Tariq Anwar told reporters. Anwar said though none of the UPA constituent has deserted the alliance, its leaders have not met over the past two years since the NDA came to power and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
A Tribute to Tatekulu Sam Nujomasay thank you enough. Namibia is a sum-total of many efforts by many people wh
A Tribute to Tatekulu Sam Nujoma
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
say thank you enough. Namibia is a sum-total of many efforts by many people who went on a blind date with us. Part of our national backgrounds as a nation is that we have been left with inadequacies and shortcomings with which we must deal as we... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
FDC At Crossroads As 10th Parliament Opensstrength. However, FDC officially rejected the results of the February 18 pres
FDC At Crossroads As 10th Parliament Opens
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
strength. However, FDC officially rejected the results of the February 18 presidential election and has called for an internationally-backed independent audit of the election results. This is on top of purportedly swearing in Dr Kizza Besigye, the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Wabba's NLC Faction Suspends Strike, Returns to Negotiating Tableupon to protest the hike in the pump price of petrol. The suspension came yest
Wabba's NLC Faction Suspends Strike, Returns to Negotiating Table
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
upon to protest the hike in the pump price of petrol. The suspension came yesterday in Abuja barely 48 hours after the national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC) paid a visit to the NLC leadership. The Congress, in a communiqué at... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
NLC Suspends Nationwide Strike Over Petrol Price Hikein the pump price of petrol in the country. This is contained in a communique
NLC Suspends Nationwide Strike Over Petrol Price Hike
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
in the pump price of petrol in the country. This is contained in a communique at the end of an emergency meeting of the National Executive Council (NEC) of the congress. The communique, signed by Mr Ayuba Wabba and Dr Peter Ozo-Eson, President... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Labour Union Suspends Strike Over Petrol Price Hikesaid the union resolved to suspend the strike with immediate effect. He at the
Labour Union Suspends Strike Over Petrol Price Hike
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
said the union resolved to suspend the strike with immediate effect. He at the end of an emergency meeting of the union's National Executive Council (NEC) in Abuja, called to review the impact of the strike. A communique also signed by the... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Duterte administration to push Charter changeis not just to make piecemeal amendments but to virtually rewrite the fundament
Duterte administration to push Charter change
Manila Standard Today / Posted 6 days ago
is not just to make piecemeal amendments but to virtually rewrite the fundamental law of the land. Duterte does not want a Constituent Assembly to rewrite the Constitution.” The three-way push includes the formation of a Consultative Commission,... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Building the ‘coalition of change’and defeated presidential candidate Mar Roxas, we also see PDP-Laban forging ag
Building the ‘coalition of change’
Manila Standard Today / Posted 8 days ago
and defeated presidential candidate Mar Roxas, we also see PDP-Laban forging agreements with the Nacionalista Party, the Nationalist People’s Coalition, and Lakas-Christian-Muslim Democrats. Besides these, Duterte also reserved four seats in his... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Maoist parties of Nepal unite under Prachanda; takes a new nameUCPN (M) as the Communist Party of Nepal (Maoist-Centre). “This isn’t just uni
Maoist parties of Nepal unite under Prachanda; takes a new name
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 8 days ago
UCPN (M) as the Communist Party of Nepal (Maoist-Centre). “This isn’t just unification among Maoists, it is the start of a national unity among those who are oppressed and exploited,” a jubilant Prachanda said after the unification move was... Read more
8d
PhysOrg
Liquid order: Fluid self-organizes into structure that controls cell growth and healthglob. A new study by Brangwynne, his students and their collaborators presents
Liquid order: Fluid self-organizes into structure that controls cell growth and health
PhysOrg / Posted 8 days ago
glob. A new study by Brangwynne, his students and their collaborators presents a solution to the paradox of nucleolar assembly and internal organization. Their paper, published online May 19, 2016 in Cell, shows that the constituent proteins... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Opening an account not equivalent to ‘acchhe din’: Sena on poll resultsPunching holes in BJP’s claims, the Shiv Sena said on Friday that the outcome o
Opening an account not equivalent to ‘acchhe din’: Sena on poll results
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 8 days ago
Punching holes in BJP’s claims, the Shiv Sena said on Friday that the outcome of the assembly elections in five states show that national parties can’t vanquish regional parties. The results of the elections in Assam, West Bengal, Tamil Nadu, Kerala... Read more
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Calcutta News
Shiv Sena punches holes in BJP's victory claimsvictory claims Mumbai, May 20 (IANS) Punching holes in BJP's claims, the Shiv
Shiv Sena punches holes in BJP's victory claims
Calcutta News / Posted 8 days ago
victory claims Mumbai, May 20 (IANS) Punching holes in BJP's claims, the Shiv Sena said on Friday that the outcome of the assembly elections in five states show that national parties can't vanquish regional parties. The results of the elections... Read more
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New Kerala
Shiv Sena punches holes in BJP's victory claims - newkerala.com #66276Mumbai, May 20 : Punching holes in BJP's claims, the Shiv Sena said on Friday t
Shiv Sena punches holes in BJP's victory claims - newkerala.com #66276
New Kerala / Posted 8 days ago
Mumbai, May 20 : Punching holes in BJP's claims, the Shiv Sena said on Friday that the outcome of the assembly elections in five states show that national parties can't vanquish regional parties. The results of the elections in Assam, West Bengal,... Read more
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Anderson Independent-Mail
Political Pulse: Whoopi Goldberg for S.C. Senate?were audited and 'no irregularities were found,' I simply say — Prove it. If th
Political Pulse: Whoopi Goldberg for S.C. Senate?
Anderson Independent-Mail / Posted 9 days ago
were audited and 'no irregularities were found,' I simply say — Prove it. If there is nothing to hide, lay it out for your constituents." Also in March, South Carolina Club for Growth Executive Director R.J. May III accused Gambrell of improperly... Read more
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The Hindu
Assam’s secular identity will be safe: Ram MadhavCredits electoral success to year-long strategy and meticulous planning. Ram M
Assam’s secular identity will be safe: Ram Madhav
The Hindu / Posted 9 days ago
Credits electoral success to year-long strategy and meticulous planning. Ram Madhav, the BJP’s National General Secretary, who single-handedly and successfully negotiated a pre-poll partnership with regional political parties — the Asom Gana... Read more
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Daily News
Idiosyncrasies of politicians and good governanceby examples. It is true that the macro-economic situation is bad. In addition t
Idiosyncrasies of politicians and good governance
Daily News / Posted 9 days ago
by examples. It is true that the macro-economic situation is bad. In addition there are heavy constraints on the national budget due to the unprecedented debt burden that the masses have to endure due to the mismanagement of the economy... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
In depth: After Assam, Kerala losses, Congress struggles to stay relevantManipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram and now Puducherry. In the ruling alliance in Bihar
In depth: After Assam, Kerala losses, Congress struggles to stay relevant
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 9 days ago
Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram and now Puducherry. In the ruling alliance in Bihar, the Congress clearly is an inconsequential constituent. The 131-year-old party now faces an uphill task to regain its prime position in Indian politics, with some... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Duterte ready to play hardball with ‘difficult’ Congresstake at least a year to finish their proposals. Alvarez said that Congress cou
Duterte ready to play hardball with ‘difficult’ Congress
Inquirier.net / Posted 9 days ago
take at least a year to finish their proposals. Alvarez said that Congress could opt to change the Constitution through a constituent assembly (where the House representatives and senators would make the amendments themselves) or people’s... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
What really happenedtime of Gloria Arroyo and Benigno Aquino III. Santa Banana, this says much abou
What really happened
Manila Standard Today / Posted 10 days ago
time of Gloria Arroyo and Benigno Aquino III. Santa Banana, this says much about our society, when there are no public or national interests —just personal ones! Where did our votes for Marcos go? This is what members of the Iglesia Ni Cristo... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Alvarez bolsters Speaker bid with 80 lawmakers, 3-party alliancepara maging regular members sila,” Alvarez said. These lawmakers have crossed
Alvarez bolsters Speaker bid with 80 lawmakers, 3-party alliance
Inquirier.net / Posted 10 days ago
para maging regular members sila,” Alvarez said. These lawmakers have crossed party lines from the ruling Liberal Party; Nationalist People’s Coalition (NPC), as of now the second biggest political party in Congress; National Unity Party (NUP);... Read more
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The Hindu
Modi's neighbourhood-first policy: Losing the neighbourhoodstory, of how New Delhi’s spectacularly unimaginative diplomacy is alienating t
Modi's neighbourhood-first policy: Losing the neighbourhood
The Hindu / Posted 11 days ago
story, of how New Delhi’s spectacularly unimaginative diplomacy is alienating the region. The Bharatiya Janata Party-led National Democratic Alliance government’s neighbourhood policy, which began exceptionally well with Mr. Modi’s glamorous tour... Read more
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The Financial Express
‘Socialists need to regroup to fight authoritarianism and communalism’wished to join the CSP had to be a member of the Congress. From its inception,
‘Socialists need to regroup to fight authoritarianism and communalism’
The Financial Express / Posted 11 days ago
wished to join the CSP had to be a member of the Congress. From its inception, the CSP acknowledged the importance of the national movement. The two major objectives of the CSP were to win independence for the country and to transform the Congress... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Uganda's 10th Parliament to Grapple With Seating, Debate Timealready bulging numbers are likely to allow even lesser time for debates. Disc
Uganda's 10th Parliament to Grapple With Seating, Debate Time
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
already bulging numbers are likely to allow even lesser time for debates. Discussion time allocated for elected members of national assemblies has been decreasing with the increase in their numbers. At the Constituent Assembly 1994-1996 which... Read more
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The Telegraph
Against South Asiacalled India it must seem unreasonable to brand their history as Indian. This m
Against South Asia
The Telegraph / Posted 12 days ago
called India it must seem unreasonable to brand their history as Indian. This mightn't have been a problem if India's Constituent Assembly hadn't insisted on two-naming the new republic. If Bharat hadn't also been India, the nation states that... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Uganda Now Shifts Focus to Review of Constitutionfrom both the opposition and activists. However, these demands are being counte
Uganda Now Shifts Focus to Review of Constitution
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
from both the opposition and activists. However, these demands are being countered by quiet mobilisation within the ruling National Resistance Movement to remove any hurdles to another Museveni candidature after the next five years. It was... Read more
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BBC News
Venezuela opposition pushes for President Maduro's exitelections held in December.Image caption The opposition won in December's legis
Venezuela opposition pushes for President Maduro's exit
BBC News / Posted 14 days ago
elections held in December.Image caption The opposition won in December's legislative elections and took control of the National Assembly As a result, in January they took control of the National Assembly for the first time in 17... Read more
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Inquirier.net
CBCP to Duterte: We’re okay with ‘Con-Con’Mayor Rodrigo Duterte gestures during a news conference shortly after voting in
CBCP to Duterte: We’re okay with ‘Con-Con’
Inquirier.net / Posted 15 days ago
Mayor Rodrigo Duterte gestures during a news conference shortly after voting in a polling precinct at Daniel R. Aguinaldo National High School, Matina district, his hometown in Davao city in southern Philippines Monday, May 9, 2016. Duterte was... Read more
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Daily News
National Question through the looking glassToday we return to the discourse on the National Question since it has become a
National Question through the looking glass
Daily News / Posted 16 days ago
Today we return to the discourse on the National Question since it has become a hot topic in the general debate among politicians and as well as among the public. Since many erroneous views are promoted by vested interests regarding the relations... Read more
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The Hindu
The road map after Dehradun, writes Gopalkrishna Gandhilife, in the judicial records and in the resultant politics of the country as i
The road map after Dehradun, writes Gopalkrishna Gandhi
The Hindu / Posted 16 days ago
life, in the judicial records and in the resultant politics of the country as it has not to other leaders of regional or national stature. The Bommai precedent Bommai had known more than a moment of glory in Karnataka as a major politician from... Read more
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The Financial Express
Breaking new ground: In Kerala backwaters, Hindu front hopes to drop anchorcriss-crossed by natural and man-made waterways that channelise the waters of f
Breaking new ground: In Kerala backwaters, Hindu front hopes to drop anchor
The Financial Express / Posted 17 days ago
criss-crossed by natural and man-made waterways that channelise the waters of five rivers and the Vembanad backwaters, this assembly constituency in Alappuzha district saw unusual political activity last week. Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Reality stars and xenophobes: Trump's California delegates mirror their makerIt’s not every day that billionaire PayPal founder Peter Thiel ends up on a lis
Reality stars and xenophobes: Trump's California delegates mirror their maker
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 17 days ago
It’s not every day that billionaire PayPal founder Peter Thiel ends up on a list with a white nationalist. But toss in a bounty hunter, a Tea Party couple from Wife Swap, a border vigilante and a University of California Berkeley undergraduate and... Read more
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The Manila Times
The elections are over, now the work beginsthe coming administration is so different from past administrations. It promise
The elections are over, now the work begins
The Manila Times / Posted 17 days ago
the coming administration is so different from past administrations. It promises revolutionary changes in its approach to national governance. Considering the overwhelming support it merited from the voters, the incoming President should be pinned... Read more
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WGN Radio Chicago
City Club of Chicago: The Current State of the Illinois Budgetand Hon. David McSweeney State Representative Patti Bellock is currently servi
City Club of Chicago: The Current State of the Illinois Budget
WGN Radio Chicago / Posted 19 days ago
and Hon. David McSweeney State Representative Patti Bellock is currently serving her eighth term in the Illinois General Assembly. Appointed Deputy Minority Leader in October 2013, her assignments include serving as Chief Budget Negotiator for... Read more
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New Kerala
Gaya teen killing: Husband of Bihar lawmaker sent to judicial custody - newkerala.com #60998judicial custody by a local court, police said. Normal life was badly hit in G
Gaya teen killing: Husband of Bihar lawmaker sent to judicial custody - newkerala.com #60998
New Kerala / Posted 19 days ago
judicial custody by a local court, police said. Normal life was badly hit in Gaya town by a shutdown called by the BJP-led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) to protest against the fatal shooting of the teen. According to police officials, there... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'El Niño Is Not a One-Off Event,' UN Says, Calling for Action to Address Phenomenon's ImpactsThe international community must boost efforts to build the capacity for disast
'El Niño Is Not a One-Off Event,' UN Says, Calling for Action to Address Phenomenon's Impacts
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 days ago
The international community must boost efforts to build the capacity for disaster risk management and readiness to prevent El Niño weather extremes from causing humanitarian crises in affected countries and impeding their development, the President... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Bihar road rage: Hunt on for politician’s son, Nitish vows strict actionA shutdown called by BJP-led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) to protest the
Bihar road rage: Hunt on for politician’s son, Nitish vows strict action
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 19 days ago
A shutdown called by BJP-led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) to protest the killing of a teenager allegedly by a ruling party legislator’s son, hit normal life in Bihar’s Gaya even as the prime accused remained on the run. Rocky Yadav, the son of... Read more
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The Financial Express
Protests in Bihar over killing of boy by JD-U legislator’s sonto support the shutdown.(PTI) Normal life was badly hit on Monday in Bihar’s G
Protests in Bihar over killing of boy by JD-U legislator’s son
The Financial Express / Posted 19 days ago
to support the shutdown.(PTI) Normal life was badly hit on Monday in Bihar’s Gaya town by a shutdown called by BJP-led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) to protest against the killing of a teenager, allegedly by a ruling party legislator’s... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
‘Jungle raj returns’: Protests in Gaya over killing of trader’s sonNormal life was badly hit on Monday in Bihar’s Gaya town by a shutdown called b
‘Jungle raj returns’: Protests in Gaya over killing of trader’s son
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 19 days ago
Normal life was badly hit on Monday in Bihar’s Gaya town by a shutdown called by BJP-led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) to protest against the killing of a teenager, allegedly by a ruling party legislator’s son. Rocky is the son of legislative... Read more
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New Kerala
Protests in Bihar over killing of a boy by JD-U legislator's son - newkerala.com #60873Patna, May 9 : Normal life was badly hit on Monday in Bihar's Gaya town by a sh
Protests in Bihar over killing of a boy by JD-U legislator's son - newkerala.com #60873
New Kerala / Posted 19 days ago
Patna, May 9 : Normal life was badly hit on Monday in Bihar's Gaya town by a shutdown called by BJP-led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) to protest against the killing of a teenager, allegedly by a ruling party legislator's son. Rocky Yadav, 30,... Read more
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The Hindu
Fresh turmoil in Kathmandugovernment. He added that he would lead a new government with NC and Madhesi su
Fresh turmoil in Kathmandu
The Hindu / Posted 20 days ago
government. He added that he would lead a new government with NC and Madhesi support and invited other parties to join in a national consensus government. However, Mr. Prachanda’s real source of unhappiness was that the cases registered against the... Read more
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New Kerala
'El Nino is not a one-off event,' UN says, calling for action to address phenomenon's impacts - newkerala.com #60252New York, May 7 : The international community must boost efforts to build the c
'El Nino is not a one-off event,' UN says, calling for action to address phenomenon's impacts - newkerala.com #60252
New Kerala / Posted 21 days ago
New York, May 7 : The international community must boost efforts to build the capacity for disaster risk management and readiness to prevent El Nino weather extremes from causing humanitarian crises in affected countries and impeding their... Read more
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The Hindu
They were nowhere in the strugglefor the concerted attempt to create a connect with icons of the freedom movemen
They were nowhere in the struggle
The Hindu / Posted 22 days ago
for the concerted attempt to create a connect with icons of the freedom movement. It is a way to pass off its exclusionary nationalism as nationalist Over the last two years, a noticeable feature of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh/Bhartiya Janata... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt Lays Groundwork for Katiba Votewill likely vote in the referendum before July 2017 on whether or not to accept
Govt Lays Groundwork for Katiba Vote
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 days ago
will likely vote in the referendum before July 2017 on whether or not to accept the controversial document passed by the Constituent Assembly (CA). The minister's revelation is likely to disappoint a section of society that has made calls to... Read more
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