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Shivakumara Swami, "Walking God", Dies At 111. Politicians Unite In Grief 21.1.2019 NDTV News - South
Shivakumara Swami, the head of Sree Siddaganga Mutt in Karnataka's Tumakuru, has died at 111 after two weeks on the ventilator. Shivakumar Swami had been unwell for a while and was briefly treated in...
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Karnataka: Shivakumara Swami, seer of Siddaganga Mutt, dies at 111 21.1.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
The religious head of the Siddaganga Mutt was undergoing treatment for a lung infection.
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Upper-caste quota: Madras High Court issues notice to Centre on DMK’s plea against 10% reservation 21.1.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
The petition was filed by the party’s organising secretary, seeking an interim injunction against the constitutional amendment.
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World's 26 richest people own as much as poorest 50%: Oxfam 21.1.2019 Sify Finance
Twenty-six richest billionaires own as many assets as the 3.8 billion people who make up for the poorest half of the planets population, British charity Oxfam said in a report on Monday.
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World's 26 richest people own as much as poorest 50%: Oxfam 21.1.2019 Zee News : Business
In an annual wealth check released to mark the start of the World Economic Forum in Davos, the development charity said 2018 had been a year in which the rich had grown richer and the poor poorer, reports the Guardian.
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Tamil Nadu's nightmare: Is Maneka listening? 21.1.2019 Rediff: Top Stories (India)
'The real reason is early marriage, which is prevalent in many parts of Tamil Nadu.''These girls are married off at 15 and by the age of 19 they have three children.''By the age of 21 they are separated and the children are abandoned.'
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Philippines holds referendum for Muslim autonomy in troubled south 21.1.2019 Reuters: World News
Minority Muslims in the southern Philippines cast votes on Monday in a long-awaited referendum on autonomy, the culmination of a peace process to end decades of separatist conflict in a region plagued by poverty, banditry and Islamist extremism.
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Dharmendra Pradhan labels Odisha CM 'corrupt', accuses him of misleading people 21.1.2019 Zee News : States
KALIA scheme was launched by Odisha government on December 31, 2018 in order to expedite growth in the agriculture sector and reduce poverty.
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Arab economic summit in Beirut urges Syrian refugee returns 20.1.2019 Reuters: World News
Arab states at an economic summit in Beirut called on world powers on Sunday to step up efforts to enable Syrian refugees to return home.
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Poll gimmick or important reform? Readers debate upper-caste reservation 20.1.2019 Scroll.in
A selection of readers’ opinions.
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At Arab summit, Lebanon's Aoun calls for Syrian refugee returns 20.1.2019 Reuters: World News
Lebanese President Michel Aoun urged world powers on Sunday to step up efforts for Syrian refugees to return home, regardless of any political solution to the war there.
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Tiny Indian State Runs Biggest Assured Income Experiment: Foreign Media 20.1.2019 NDTV News - Latest
High in the Himalayas, Sikkim is one of the tiniest states in India. But it is about to embark on an experiment of global interest. Sikkim's ruling party has announced an ambitious plan to implement a...
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Lebanon's Aoun urges more efforts to repatriate Syrian refugees 20.1.2019 Reuters: World News
Lebanese President Michel Aoun urged world powers on Sunday to "make all efforts" for Syrian refugees to return home regardless of any political solution to the war there.
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`How is the josh`, asks PM Narendra Modi amid applause; Film industry, Twitterati respond with `High sir` 20.1.2019 Zee News : India National
The question was made in an oblique reference to the recently released film Uri: The Surgical Strike.
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"Witnessing Autocracy...": Chandrababu Naidu's Attack On PM Modi 18.1.2019 NDTV News - Latest
Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu on Friday said the country is witnessing dictatorship in the form of BJP and "autocracy" in Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
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Explainer: 'Yellow vest' crisis exposes limits of French welfare system 18.1.2019 Reuters: World News
France's "yellow vest" protests have exposed a deep-rooted belief that society is not working for large swathes of the French population, especially outside major cities.
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DMK moves Madras HC challenging 10% quota for economically backward classes 18.1.2019 Zee News : States
In its plea, the DMK claimed that the reservation "offends" the basic structure of the Constitution.
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Shehri Samridhi Utsav focusing on Urban Livelihoods from 1st - 15th February 2019 18.1.2019 Govt of india: PIB
Shri Hardeep S. Puri,  Minister of State (I/C) for Housing and Urban Affairs, has informed that a fortnight of events named ‘Shehri Samridhi Utsav’, focusing on urban livelihoods is being organised by his Ministry, from 1st -15th February 2019.
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Upper-caste quota bill: DMK moves Madras High Court against 10% reservation to economically backward 18.1.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam’s organising secretary RS Bharathi filed a petition in the High Court seeking an interim injunction.
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Tripura seeks Rs 1.07 lakh crore from Finance panel 18.1.2019 The Assam Tribune
Tripura seeks Rs 1.07 lakh crore from Finance panel
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