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‘80 nations have taken up special projects on Gandhiji’

Expressing concern over Mahatma Gandhi being subjected to criticism and condemnation in his own country, Additional Commissioner of Public Instructions (DPI) Siddhalingayya Hiremath said that most of those misconceptions about Gandhiji have emanated owing to lack of proper information about his life and works. Inaugurating “Gandhiji 150-Kuncha Namana”, a five-day Belagavi divisional art teachers workshop […]

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HKCCI invites applicationsfor IPreneurs-2019

The Hyderabad Karnataka Chamber of Commerce and Industries (HKCCI) has invited applications for IPreneurs-2019, where young and technology-driven aspirants who have innovative ideas to start their own business can participate. HKCCI president Amarnath C. Patil addressing a press conference in Kalaburagi on Monday said that IPreneurs-2019 is aimed at encouraging young minds across eight districts […]

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Jumbo problem for Vengamaripalle farmers

Vengamaripalle of Baireddipalle mandal at the tri-State T.N.-A.P.-Karnataka elephant corridor has become a care of address for wild elephants during the last five years, virtually turning several hapless farmers into migrant workers, who are unable to cope with the jumbo problem, losing their crops each year. The village surrounded by the forests of Koundinya wildlife […]

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One dies while cleaning water sump

Six persons, who entered a small water sump in Kasapuram village in Agali mandal, fell unconscious and one of them, K. Karianna, 46, died due to lack of oxygen on Sunday morning. Madakasira Circle Inspector K. Devanand said that an anganwadi worker Lakshamma was getting her house renovated and her son Ramesh entered the 7-feet […]

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Kerala government to set up elephant rehabilitation centre

The Kerala government would set up a first-of-its-kind elephant rehabilitation centre at an outlay of ₹105 crore, to take care of elephants that were either orphaned or abandoned. Kottoor, an ecotourism village situated nearly 35km from Thiruvananthapuram, would soon host the country’s first-ever elephant rehabilitation centre. Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan had inaugurated the phase-1 of […]

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Navjot Singh Sidhu resigns from Punjab Cabinet

Cricketer-turned-politician Navjot Singh Sidhu has resigned from the Punjab Cabinet amid ongoing tussle with Chief Minister Amarinder Singh. Mr. Sidhu on July 14 released a copy of his resignation on Twitter, which he said was submitted to Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on June 10, 2019. In the resignation letter addressed to Mr. Gandhi, Mr. Sidhu […]