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Musician TM Krishna`s concert in Delhi confirmed, singer to perform on Saturday 16.11.2018 Zee News : India National
A day after the concert of noted Carnatic musician TM Krishna was called off, the singer on Friday confirmed that the programme will be held in the national capital on Saturday under the aegis of the Delhi government.
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Why women serving as frontline health workers in India do not even get the minimum wage 14.11.2018 Scroll.in
The Centre has marginally increased honorariums for ASHA and anganwadi workers but continues to treat them as honorary volunteers, not employees.
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Mumbai: Two dead after fire breaks out in 21-storey building 13.11.2018 Scroll.in
Fire officials said three people trapped in flat no 1001 were rescued.
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Homeless World Cup: A chance for Indian teams to shine in Mexico 11.11.2018 Scroll.in - News that matters
The tournament will be the tenth time India will send a team to the Homeless World Cup.
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‘You can feel the change around you’: A German photographer documents Mumbai’s suburbs 10.11.2018 Scroll.in - News that matters
Unlike other photographers who are charmed by the historic appeal of South Mumbai, Peter Bialobrzeski is captivated by the contradictions of the city’s suburbs.
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Farmers pour into cities across India to protest in this novel about the country’s agrarian crisis 1.11.2018 Scroll.in - News that matters
An excerpt from Namita Waikar’s novel, ‘The Long March’, a fictionalised take on the real-life agrarian distress and farmers’ movements in India.
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National Seminar: The Role of Women in Peace Processes 1.11.2018 Assam Times
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How Bahadur Shah Zafar’s daughter had to flee from Delhi after he lost his empire 1.11.2018 Scroll.in - News that matters
A translation of one of the many stories collected by Khwaja Hasan Nizami about the survivors of the Mughal emperor’s family.
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Mumbai: Fire breaks out in a slum opposite Bandra Fire Station, no casualties reported 30.10.2018 Scroll.in - News that matters
Nine fire tenders are present at the spot.
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City Buzz: Delhi skywalk controversy | #MeToo storm | Dharavi facelift | Swine flu in Hyderabad 23.10.2018 Citizen Matters
Weekly rewind: A quick look at some key news headlines from cities across the nation
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‘More Madras than Chennai’: What draws Tamil filmmakers to the north of the city 20.10.2018 Scroll.in
The locality is front and centre in Vetri Maaran’s recent release ‘Vada Chennai’, starring Dhanush.
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After <em>Batti...</em> a biopic on Amul founder 24.9.2018 Rediff: Movies
'Ever since I travelled to Mumbai I thought of bringing issue-based subjects on the big screen that can change the lives of people.'
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Zoya Akhtar wraps post production of ‘Gully Boy’ in New York 15.9.2018 Central Chronicle
New Delhi, Zoya Akhtar finished the post produtction in New York for ‘Gully Boy’. Zoya took to her social media to share the wrap of post production of her upcoming Gully Boy, starring Ranveer Singh and Alia Bhatt. The filmmaker has been sharing insights into the post production of ‘Gully Boy’ through videos via Instagram stories.Zoya […]
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A simple diagram could help your city manage water better. Here’s how! 4.9.2018 Citizen Matters
Where does the water in your home come from? How much of it is accounted for? What percentage of waste water in your city is reused? Bengaluru think tank CSTEP creates a water flow diagram for the city and shows how it can be used to identify gaps in availability and reuse, and thus solve the water crisis in our cities.
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One dead, 121 injured in Dahi Handi celebrations in Mumbai 4.9.2018 Zee News : India National
In Mumbai, Kush Khandare (20) suffered an epileptic attack when he climbed the first layer of a human pyramid in Dharavi in Central Mumbai.
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1 dead, 150 injured in dahi handi celebrations in Mumbai 4.9.2018 Rediff: Top Stories (India)
In Mumbai, Kush Khandare, 20, suffered an epileptic attack when he climbed the first layer of a human pyramid.
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Five killer diseases that stalk you in the city… and how you can keep them at bay 30.8.2018 Citizen Matters
What are the illnesses that take the highest toll of lives in our cities? What causes them? Take a look at findings from the latest trends in urban health and disease burden and do your best to keep yourself in good health.
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'The system is holding Indians back' 23.8.2018 Rediff: Top Stories (India)
'I went to slums in India which were quite destitute, where people were clearly really struggling, but typically there is a sort of sense of purpose.''People are hustling.''What that tells you is that if the country was so organised in a way to give these people opportunity, then they would make something of it.'
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Mumbai: Three in cop net for housing racket 16.8.2018 DNA: Money
City crime branch sleuths have busted a housing racket on Tuesday and have arrested three people who were allegedly instrumental in forging MHADA documents and dupe citizens by promising them flats on the basis of forged documents. Those arrested have been identified Mohammad Nasir Hussain, 40, Shahul Hamid Shaikh, 45, and Pratiksha Nagar resident Pratik Vasant Thorat, 28, an estate agent. All of them are residents of Dharavi. On Monday, Mumbai crime branch's Bandra unit received information that someone who is into preparing bogus MHADA room distribution documents and other MHADA related documents would be arriving at Hasnabad Lane in Khar (W). A police team then reached the spot. At around 4.30 pm, the suspect later identified as Mohammad Nasir Hussain arrived at the spot and was apprehended. From his possession, the police found MHADA documents which had the name of one Mohammad Ibrahim Anwar-ul-Haq. "Nasir claimed that he had promised Mohammad Ibrahim Anwar-ul-Haq a room in MHADA and had taken Rs ...
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LIVE! CBI conducts search of sealed room at Muzaffarpur's shelter home 11.8.2018 Rediff: Top Stories (India)
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