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Effective steps to provide women entrepreneurial awareness programs: Deputy Chief Minister, Uttar Pradesh

There is a need for multi-dimensional approach from different sector from government, financial institutions, individual women entrepreneurs for a flexible integrated and coordinated specific approach for development and promotion of women, said Mr Keshav Prasad Maurya, Deputy Chief Minister, Uttar Pradesh at ...

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18-yr-old Dalit girl in Haryana commits suicide after ‘gangrape’, 3 arrested

The 18-year-old girl died on Monday, two days after she consumed pesticide “because of continuous harassment”, said the family. A Dalit girl committed suicide after being allegedly gangraped by three youths in Palwan village of Jind district in Haryana. The ...

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Arunachal Pradesh: Chakma-Hajong issue worsens as clashes mar bandh in Arunachal

New Delhi/Itanagar, Sept. 19: The Narendra Modi government’s flip-flops on refugees came to the fore again as the Union home ministry today said it would move the Supreme Court seeking modification in the court’s earlier order on granting citizenship to Chakma ...

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In a rare case, 12-year-old tribal boy detected with four species of malaria

Of the four malaria species, P. falciparum causes the most severe symptoms and can even lead to death. A 12-year-old tribal boy from Chhattisgarh was diagnosed with quadruple malaria— wherein four types of plasmodium parasites are found in a single blood sample, ...

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Headmaster Gets 55 Years in Jail for Sexually Abusing 22 Girls

In a rare case of time-bound conviction, a government school headmaster was found guilty of sexually abusing 22 girls, including few Dalit girls, and was granted 55-years imprisonment by a special court in Madurai on Tuesday, reports The Times of India. ...

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