Italy: Deadly quake

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Earthquake with a magnitude of 6.2 on the Richter Scale has hit central Italy. At least 38 people are dead and 150 missing. The rescuers are searching for survivors. “Many of the…CONTINUE READING

Bihar and Uttar Pradesh: Major rivers overflowing

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The major rivers in the two states are flowing above danger mark. In Bihar 23.71 lakh people have been affected , flood like situation exists in districts located on the river…CONTINUE READING

A little clumsy lie Mr. Minister

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The minister of Human Resource Development who is responsible for education culture etc, twisted history in full view the public and the full glare of the media. he said that Nehru, Sardar Patel, and Subhash Chandra Bose…CONTINUE READING

Rio: There was no water, no energy drink at Indian stand – OP Jaisha

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An athlete, OP Jaisha has complained that the station set up for Indian athletes around the track had no water and no energy drink. After the women’s marathon event, the athlete approached the Indian station and found...CONTINUE READING

Curry on India

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My cooker has not come today so I will have to cook myself. I am planning make something simple. There is a recipe that was handed down from grandmother to grandmother secretly.When I was searching the cupboard I…CONTINUE READING

Rio…and all that

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Women power saved India from a medal less Olympics. Tavleen Singh in her column, Lessons from Rio (Indian Express August 21 2016) wrote, that India, a country the size of a continent came away with fewer medals than…CONTINUE READING

Fifth Column: Lessons from Rio

TAVLEEN SINGH |

AUGUST 21 2016 | INDIAN EXPRESS | NEWSAPERS

In the past two years, the Prime Minister has given no indication that he understands that until he makes major changes in the ministries…CONTINUE READING

Bundelkhand now faces floods

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The region of Budelkhand that straddles Uttar Pradesh and Madhya  Pradesh, that had seen decade long brought is now witnessing floods. Heaviest rains in over a decade have…CONTINUE READING