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Death of Simdega girl: Jharkhand Minister questions his Govt on Aadhaar drive

On Tuesday, Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghubar Das asked the administration to provide Rs 50,000 to the family as interim relief, and asked the Deputy Commissioner to conduct a probe and take action against those guilty. Even as  officials in Jharkhand ...

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Kerala Govt Dept Bans Using ‘Dalit’ & ‘Harijan’ in Communications

Even as the Kerala government is holding consultations with its various departments over the usage of the words ‘Dalit’ and ‘Harijan’ in its official communications, the Information and Public Relation Department of the state government has banned the usage of ...

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Appointment of Dalit priests in Kerala: Karnataka Govt. can follow suit

Chief Minister Siddaramaiah said the state government will consider appointment of Dalits as priests of temples coming under Muzrai Department. When his attention was drawn to the appointment of Dalits as priests of temples in neighbouring Kerala, Mr. Siddaramaiah said ...

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Rahul Gandhi attacks govt over Global Hunger Index report; Smriti Irani hits back sharply

NEW DELHI: Citing the Global Hunger Index, Rahul Gandhi has attacked the government in a veiled manner, evoking a sharp reaction from Union minister Smriti Irani who said the Congress vice president was out to “malign” the nation in his ...

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Schools observe ‘black day’ against govt. intrusion

Say their autonomy is under threat Mumbai: Over 60,000 unaided private schools across the country associated with the National Independence Schools Alliance (NISA) observed a “black day” on Thursday, complaining of intrusion by the government in their daily functioning which ...

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