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Policy Initiatives by the Government in The Food Processing sector Year-wise 23.3.2017 Govt of india: PIB
Policy Initiatives by the Government in The Food Processing sector Year-wise
Pakistan Army unlikely to allow strategic shift in ties with India: Expert 23.3.2017 News
Army and ISI exert a controlling influence over most of Pakistan's core state policies
Where real meets fantasy 23.3.2017 Hindu: Home
The feeling was surreal as gods and mortals rubbed shoulders in Kandava Vanam
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CGPL fully compliant with social environment norms: Tata Power 23.3.2017 HBL: Home
Tata Power today said its arm Coastal Gujarat Power Ltd (CGPL) is fully compliant with all social and environmental norms and it will not succumb to vested interest elements as well as unjust rhetori...
62 tigers in Ranthambore Tiger Reserve 23.3.2017 Hindu: National
Seven female and three male tigers in the reserve are untraceable in the last five years, the Rajasthan government says.
Exploring the magic and mystery of mushrooms with the L.A. Mycological Society 23.3.2017 LA Times: Science

There was a dump truck driver from Baldwin Park, a humanities professor from Long Beach, a conceptual artist from Altadena and a stay-at-home dad from Mid-City.

They didn’t have much in common, except for one thing: They’d all fallen for fungus. Hard.

Their shared obsession led them to the Los...

Watch: Armed with broom, UP Minister cleans office, corridor 23.3.2017 Deccan Herald - TOP STORIES RSS FEEDS
A day after UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath emphasised on cleanliness, his cabinet colleague Upendra Tewari today picked up a broom to clean his office in the state legislature here, pictures of which went viral on social media.Armed with a broom and a mop, the minister swept the floor of his office and the corridor leading to it in the Vidhan Bhawan here, which houses the state legislature.Pictures and video of Tiwari, who is the Minister of State (Independent charge) for Environment, Water Supply, Land Development and Water Resources and Forest, was sweeping the office, cleaning the corrid
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Philadelphia’s soda tax brings in $6.4M in February 23.3.2017 Seattle Times: Top stories

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Philadelphia’s new tax on sweetened beverages is exceeding expectations. Figures released Thursday by the city’s Department of Revenue show the tax brought in $6.4 million in February. The city had projected the tax would generate $5.9 million for the month. The 1.5-cent-per-ouce tax on sweetened and diet beverages funds pre-K and community […]
Officials: Fast-moving brush fire threatens Florida homes 23.3.2017 Seattle Times: Top stories

BRYCEVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Florida Forest Service officials say a 400-acre brush fire has forced the evacuation of a neighborhood and threatened or burned up to 15 homes. Nassau County Emergency Management Director Billy Estop ordered residents of the neighborhood near the Georgia line in northeast Florida to evacuate Wednesday. The fire started when a […]
Sharing space with the big cat 23.3.2017 Hindu: Crafts
Photographer R Senthil Kumaran shares his experience of following pug marks in the wild to photo document the issue of man-tiger conflict across various tiger reserves in the country
BJP does not discriminate on caste, religion: Rajnath Singh 23.3.2017 Zee News : India National
The BJP does not discriminate on the basis of caste, creed or religion, Home Minister Rajnath Singh said today, strongly refuting allegations that certain communities were facing discrimination in Uttar Pradesh.
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BJP does not discriminate on caste, religion: Home Minister Rajnath Singh 23.3.2017 All Current Affairs Stories
UP govt has set up squads in police to keep a tab on eve-teasing incidents in state
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Indian music industry hijacked by western genres: Singer Dhruv Sangari 23.3.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Hindustani classical singer Dhruv Sangari says due to the growing interest of Indian youth in western culture, the Indian music industry has been forced to get inspired more from western genres, which he feels have "hijacked" the country's indigenous musical forms.
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BJP does not discriminate on caste, religion: Rajnath Singh 23.3.2017 deccanherald.com
The BJP does not discriminate on the basis of caste, creed or religion, Home Minister Rajnath Singh said today, strongly refuting allegations that certain communities were facing discrimination in Uttar Pradesh. The statement came after Congress member Ranjeet Ranjan expressed concern in Lok Sabha over incidents involving anti-Romeo squads and alleged discrimination against people of certain communities in the state. The UP government has set up such squads in the police to keep a tab on eve-teasing incidents in the state. Touching upon the issue during Zero Hour, Ranjan wondered whether it was wrong to fall in love. She also asked whether it was wrong to have a boy friend or a girl friend. Taking a swipe at the anti-Romeo squads, she wanted to know whether the government would be telling boys and girls on how to sit in parks. In response, Singh, who has also served as Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh, said "the BJP does not discriminate on the basis of caste, creed or religion." Stating that it is only a ...
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Peru's deadly floods ring alarm bell for Latin America cities 23.3.2017 TOI: Intl Business
PERU-FLOODS/WEATHER-CLIMATECHANGE (ANALYSIS):ANALYSIS-Peru's deadly floods ring alarm bell for Latin America cities
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Miller and Mack still close after time together at Xavier 23.3.2017 Seattle Times: Top stories

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Sean Miller had just been named Xavier’s head basketball coach when he began meeting with athletic director Dawn Rogers about filling out his staff. Rogers had previously worked with Chris Mack, then on Skip Prosser’s staff at Wake Forest, and suggested Miller consider him with the Musketeers. Miller knew nothing […]
Why empowering women is key to sustainable development in Hindu Kush Himalayas 23.3.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Although from three different countries, Mahima Shrestha, Sadia Farhat and Rukmini Devi have something in common -- they are fighting for their own empowerment in the Hindu Kush Himalaya (HKH) countries of Nepal, Bangladesh and India. They are among millions of women in the HKH region whose empowerment will help achieve sustainable development, experts say.
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Singapore prime minister visits Vietnam to boost ties 23.3.2017 Seattle Times: Business & Technology

HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — Vietnam and Singapore have signed several business agreements as the island state seeks to boost investment and trade with the communist country during a visit by Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong. Among the six memorandum of understanding which were signed Thursday and witnessed by Lee and his Vietnamese counterpart Nguyen Xuan […]
Anti-Romeo squad gets cracking in Lucknow 23.3.2017 TOI: Lucknow Times
Lucknow police on Wednesday decided to constitute 23 special squads to carry out 'Anti-Romeo drives' in the city.
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Tackle human-animal conflicts swiftly: Forest minister K Raju 23.3.2017 TOI: Thiruvananthapuram
Following allegations of laxity on the part of forest officials in handling human-animal conflicts, forest minister K Raju has directed the officials to ensure rapid action during such instances.
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