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Have you taken the New India pledge? 20.8.2017 Hindu: Home
Why solve only six problems when you can solve 56?
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The political image 19.8.2017 Deccan Herald - Supplements
An anti-fascist activist and Communist all her life, Edith Tudor-Hart saw photography as a tool for propagating her strong political ideas. She considered the camera to be a weapon for documenting social injustices like poverty, unemployment, displacement, slum housing and civil unrest. Photography was, for her, "a living art form that involved people"; it was not "an instrument for recording events," but "the means to bring events about and to influence them." Working in Vienna, London, Wales, and Scotland, Tudor-Hart adopted an unpretentious documentary-style realism to reveal the dark underbelly of a war-ravaged society. She regularly visited the city slums where poor people lived; and flea markets where they bargained for and bought cheap things. She particularly had a soft corner for the labourers, homeless, unemployed, diseased and the suffering. Modern critics are surprised by the power of her photos and the variety of locations she was able to access. Her portrayal of children and women on the ...
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Kerala government yet to submit report on religious conversions: MoS Home Hansraj Ahir 19.8.2017 DNA: Recent Columns
The Kerala government is yet to submit an inquiry report sought by the Centre on alleged religious conversions taking place in Malappuram district, Union Minister of State for Home Hansraj Ahir said. "There is a big centre...that centre is in Malappuram district (in Kerala)," the minister said alleging, "Conversions take place there. In a month, about 1,000 people are converted. There is a report that Hindus and Christians are made Muslims." "I went there in May. I had a meeting with DG, ... Chief Secretary. I told them, what is this centre that 1,000 (people) are converted in a month. On what basis? Do they take advantage of poverty, give warnings, talk about employment. "What do they do?  Find out. The matter is coming out," Ahir told PTI. The minister was responding to a query on the NIA indicating a "pattern" vis-a-vis issue of 'love jihad' in the Supreme Court while dealing with the matter. Ahir, however, did not comment on the issue, noting that it is sub-judice. The minister was here to attend ...
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Kerala yet to submit reporton conversions: Minister 19.8.2017 Hindu: National
Allegations of a religious conversion centre in Malappuram
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NRLM has the potential to bridge the critical gap between development and the marginalized: Prnabjyoti Nath 19.8.2017 New Kerala: India News
Noida, August 19, 2017 : "NRLM has the potential to bridge the critical gap between development and the marginalized. There are two categories of deprived communities, one who is excluded from the system and other who although included in the system by still excluded from the entitlement transfer.
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Kerala yet to submit report on conversions: Union Minister Hansraj Ahir 19.8.2017 Zee News : States
"I went there in May. I had a meeting with DG, ... Chief Secretary. I told them, what is this centre that 1,000 (people) are converted in a month. On what basis? Do they take advantage of poverty, give warnings, talk about employment. What do they do? Find out. The matter is coming out," Ahir told PTI here.  
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Governance Reforms Bring Big Relief to Working Class 19.8.2017 Govt of india: PIB Features
Governance Reforms Bring Big Relief to Working Class
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Modi to lead India as super power in the world : Rajnath 19.8.2017 Central Chronicle
Agencies, Lucknow Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh today said under the leadership of Prime Minister... more »
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Golden river, broken dreams: The plight of Bengali Dalits during Partition 19.8.2017 All Opinion Stories
Representation in Bengali cinema of West Bengal has been woefully insufficient
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Will find a solution to Kashmir issue, Naxalism by 2022, says Home Minister Rajnath Singh 19.8.2017 India Today| Must Read
Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh has asserted that by 2022, a solution will be found to the Kashmir problem as also other problems like terrorism, naxalism and North East insurgency.
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‘Revival of small and medium industries vital’ 19.8.2017 Hindu: Other States
Swamy says govt. should stop employing ‘parachuted experts’ from abroad
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‘I’m like a dog. I live in the present’ 18.8.2017 Hindu: Home
Neel Mukherjee’s novels, including his latest, A State of Freedom, take a magnifying glass to the lives of others
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India needs to grow at 9-10 per cent to lift millions out of poverty: Amitabh Kant 18.8.2017 ET: Policy
He also said India needs to become more integral part of global economy. Young people are disrupting the world and we need to recognise that, he noted.
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Solution to Kashmir, terror will be found by 2022, assures Rajnath Singh 18.8.2017 DNA: Urban Tales
Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday asserted that by 2022, a solution would be found to the Kashmir problem as also other problems like terrorism, naxalism and North East insurgency. "There are a lot of problems -- terrorism, naxalism, Kashmir problem. Much is not needed to be said about these problems. But I can assure you this much that by 2022, we have pledged to create a 'new India'...So a solution will be found to all these problems before 2022. We want to assure the countrymen on this," he said. Singh was addressing a programme here titled 'Sankalp se Siddhi - New India Movement (2017-2022) Naye Bharat kaa nirmaan'. On the occasion, he administered oath to the gathering for making India 'Swachh' (clean), poverty-free, corruption- free, terror-free, communalism-free and casteism-free. "If people could take (Quit India) pledge in 1942 and get freedom in 1947, then why is it so that after 70 years of Independence, India is not that self-reliant which it should had been? "I would congratulate ...
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Sonowal calls for speeding up sealing of India-Bangladesh border 18.8.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Friday directed that work to seal the 48.11 km porous areas on the India-Bangladesh border in his state be speeded up.
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The Investigator 18.8.2017 BusinessLine - BL Ink
We dig for the truth. So you don't have to
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Playing the Trump card 18.8.2017 HBL: Home
Haryana village renames itself after the US president in exchange for toilets
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Apple CEO makes $2-mn pledge to fight hate 18.8.2017 HBL: Home
Apple is donating $2 million to two human rights groups as part of CEO Tim Cook’s pledge to help lead the fight against the hate that fuelled the violence in Virginia during a white-nationalist rally...
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GMC initiative on building a new India by 2022 18.8.2017 The Assam Tribune
GMC initiative on building a new India by 2022
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'Sankalp Se Sidhhi' will glorify Indian culture: Minister 17.8.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Minister of State for Culture and Tourism Mahesh Sharma on Thursday said the initiative "Sankalp Se Sidhhi", led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, will further glorify India's rich culture and heritage.
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