Bengal BJP chief’s vehicle attacked, TMC blamed

Bengal BJP chief’s vehicle attacked, TMC blamed

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Dilip Ghosh was attacked when he was on his way to Mathabhanga in Cooch Behar district to attend the party’s Rathyatra.He was attacked when he was on his way to Mathabhanga in the district.

IIIT sets out to usher in transformation - TELANGANA

IIIT sets out to usher in transformation - TELANGANA

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Five Chittoor villages adopted under Unnat Bharat Abhiyan


Five nondescript villages tucked away in a remote corner of Chittoor district have remained socially and economically backward for decades.Micro-level studyWith officials in tow, students of the IIIT have started making visits to the villages for a micro-level study of issues.

Two dozen papers by IIT Dhanbad faculty retracted so far

Two dozen papers by IIT Dhanbad faculty retracted so far

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A few days back, nine more papers were retracted for the same reason as the earlier ones — duplication of images and passing them off as different materials/experiments.There are still over a dozen problematic papers listed on Pubpeer website, which allows users to discuss and review scientific papers that have been published.

Nearly 1 in 3 US physicians were born abroad

Nearly 1 in 3 US physicians were born abroad

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The analysis could not distinguish between professionals trained in their country of origin and those trained in the United States.About one in five pharmacists, one in four dentists, and 29 percent of physicians — approaching one in three — were foreign-born.

‘Sabka saath’ mantra was inspired by Ambedkar: Modi

‘Sabka saath’ mantra was inspired by Ambedkar: Modi

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PM posts video on Ambedkar’s death anniversary


Prime Minister Narendra Modi Thursday credited B.In a short video posted on his personal Twitter handle to mark the 62nd death anniversary of Ambedkar, Modi said the “mantra of sabka saath, sabka vikas has been inspired by the late leader“.

Sri Lankan Parliament to take up motion to express confidence in ousted Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe

Sri Lankan Parliament to take up motion to express confidence in ousted Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe

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Sri Lankan Parliament will take up a motion to express confidence in ousted Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe next week, officials said on December 6, as the political crisis following his controversial sacking by the President intensified.

107-year-old YouTube sensation no more

107-year-old YouTube sensation no more

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In memory of YouTube sensation Mastanamma


The wizened old lady with a bent back, walks towards the fields, picks up a long twig and breaks it with her bare hands.This will form the fuel for her mud stove, in which she’ll cook fish, which her great grandson K Laxman will shoot and upload on YouTube.

Pope to visit UAE for February interfaith meeting

Pope to visit UAE for February interfaith meeting

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Logo suggests that Pope Francis will be making a strong appeal for Christian-Muslim dialogue


The Vatican announced on Thursday, December 6, that Pope Francis would be participating in an interfaith meeting during a trip to Abu Dhabi from February 3-5.The theme of the trip is peace, with the logo featuring a dove carrying an olive branch, suggesting Francis will be making a strong appeal for Christian-Muslim dialogue and peace in the region.

TN Assembly passes resolution against Centre's permission to Karnataka for Mekedatu dam project report

TN Assembly passes resolution against Centre's permission to Karnataka for Mekedatu dam project report

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The session was convened following demands by the Opposition parties led by the DMK, which had organised a protest on the issue Tuesday in Tiruchirappalli.The Tamil Nadu Assembly on Thursday adopted a resolution unanimously urging the Central government to withdraw the permission given to Karnataka for a detailed project report (DPR) on its proposed dam across the Cauvery river at Mekedattu.