22 Articles Related to "poverty"

Kids Carve Out Carrom Board In Mud, Anand Mahindra Says 'India Has Zero poverty Of Imagination'

By now we all know just how religiously Anand Mahindra recognises and appreciates all things jugaad on his social media page. 

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Like Mahesh Anand, 10 forgotten Bollywood celebs who died in poverty

With the recent demise of actor Mahesh Anand who was known for his villainous roles, we list down 10 other Bollywood celebrities who were long forgotten and died ...

5 months ago . 84 views

Quixotic Heroism Can't Lead This Nation, Need a Leader Who Can Meet Expectations, Says Pranab Mukherjee

He expressed concern over the estimate that 1 per cent of Indians hold over 60 per cent of the country's total wealth and called on corporates to help bring peo...

7 months ago . 132 views

Meet Hero Lady Who Booked Hotel Rooms For 70 Homeless People In Chicago During The Polar Vortex

The world is becoming a pretty small place for so many people. It is a well-known fact. Given the population explosion since the early 2000s, there have been acute ...

9 months ago . 139 views

DMK moves Madras high court challenging 10% job quota for general category

CHENNAI: Reservations are not poverty alleviation programmes but are more in the nature of social justice to uplift communities which have not ha...

10 months ago . 122 views

Why India is a poor country

While we have made reasonable progress since independence, a substantial part of our countrymen continue to live in poverty. I have been asking myself, were we al...

10 months ago . 98 views

Why Lakshmi goes to wrong people?

It annoys us to find Lakshmi with people we don’t like, people who we deem to be criminals and sinners. We believe that Lakshmi should abandon amoral and perv...

10 months ago . 176 views

Athletes who brought laurels to the nation are languishing in poverty, thanks to Centre's apathy

Indignant at Maria Sharapova admitting she didn't know who Sachin Tendulkar was, a lot of Indian cricket fans ran an online campaign of sorts to target the Russ...

1 year ago . 109 views

Venezuela’s economy collapses: All your questions answered

Venezuela crisis: Hyperinflation, mass migration, food shortage, increasing number of crimes and grinding poverty has spiralled Venezuela into a deep turmoil.

1 year ago . 171 views

Reservation in promotion: Benefits given under SC/ST quota cannot be taken back, Centre tells Supreme Court

Attorney General K K Venugopal said that though some people from the SC/ST community have risen from poverty, the stigma of caste and backwardness is still attach...

1 year ago . 138 views

The “Righteous Rich” in the Old Testament

Much is written and preached about the problem of poverty from a biblical perspective, and much of what is written and preached acknowledges the fact that most pove...

1 year ago . 135 views

Businessman fakes poverty to get son admitted to Delhi school under EWS quota, arrested

New Delhi DCP Madhur Verma said Gaurav Goel forged his residence proof and showed his address at a slum near Sanjay Camp and even procured false EWS certificate a...

1 year ago . 156 views

16 Facts About APJ Abdul Kalam’s Life That Will Make You Respect Him Even More.

India is in mourning as it has lost one of its most dedicated sons and a highly qualified statesman on the evening of Monday, July 27. APJ Abdul Kalam has left be...

1 year ago . 238 views

Arun Jaitley hits out at Yashwant Sinha, calls him a job applicant at 80.

  Finance minister Arun Jaitley on Thursday took a dig at predecessors Yashwant Sinha and P Chidambaram, who have been critical of his handlin...

2 years ago . 257 views

Let's Make a new India, free of corruption, terrorism, and poverty: PM Narendra Modi

Tending to the country on the 75th Quit India Movement in the Lok Sabha, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday asked everybody to work for “New India&rdqu...

2 years ago . 264 views

Climate Change Has Caused over a 59,000 Farmer Suicides In India

Climate change has caused more than 59,000 farmer suicides in India over the last 30 years, a study has found, warning that suicide rate across the country will inc...

2 years ago . 295 views

Delhi E-rickshaw driver beaten to death for objecting to public urination was promoting Swachh Bharat: Naidu

Union minister Venkaiah Naidu looked for activity on Monday against the individuals who beat a 32-year-old e-rickshaw driver to death allegedly to object to a few m...

2 years ago . 301 views

Twitter Expands Efforts to Curb Abuse and Harassment With New Initiatives

Twitter announced Tuesday that it is expanding efforts to shield its customers from abuse and harassment, the present day milestone in a broader, growing company ma...

2 years ago . 152 views

Nobody has right to dilute RERA passed by Parliament: Naidu

In the midst of reports of weakening of key arrangements of new realty law by a few states, Union Minister M Venkaiah Naidu today said it ought to be actualized in ...

2 years ago . 297 views

 
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8 Types of Biryanis in India That Are as Diverse as the Nation Itself

Biryani has seen way more history than we have. Shrouded as it is in mystery and a melange of mouth-watering spices, several legends abound the delectable spiced ri...

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You Get The Talent That You Pay for!

Four years ago, CEO Dan Price slashed his own salary of almost $1 million to raise those of his employees, bringing the minimum salary of every employee to $70,000....

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FASTag Mandatory From December 1. Here Is How You Can Buy FASTag

FASTag is a prepaid tag that enables automatic deduction of toll and lets vehicle pass through toll plaza without stopping for the cash transaction.

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Abandoned Dog Barks At Those Flouting Rules At Chennai's Railway Stati...

It barks at commuters who try to cross the unmanned railway crossings or deboard running trains on the platform.  

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New train ticket reservation rule: Link PNRs for a hassle-free refund

• If you miss the connecting train because your first train gets delayed, you can ask for an easy refund

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‘He was supposed to drop the catch,’ Anil Kumble reveals startling det...

Former India leg-spinner Anil Kumble revealed that the Indian team had planned to let go of catches from other bowlers when he had picked up 9 Pakistani wickets bac...

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7 celebs who proved that Humanity is greater than Money!!

Advertisements today are the foremost medium of attracting customers and that too if done by famous celebs increases sales of specific product because public is hig...

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Mumbai’s staggering inequality comes into clear focus in an American p...

The photographs are part of Johnny Miller’s ‘Unequal Scenes’ project, in which he documents class disparity across the world. &nb...

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The World’s Largest Gathering: Kumbh Mela

On the banks of the Ganga takes place the largest gathering of people from around the world. This huge gathering is called Kumbh Mela, where ‘Kumbh’ mea...

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What happens if you engage reverse gear at 100 Kmph [Video]

Automobiles are comprised of several interesting parts, all of which come together to form the car we know. A lot of research and engineering goes into determining ...

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JNU: The Story of the Fall of a Great University

I was always over-enthusiastic about my university, but today, with the the psychology of fear that pervades the campus and the silencing of dissenting voices, I ha...

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10 Things You MUST Know If You're A Renter In This Country

If you're a renter and live alone, there are laws in place to protect you. Here are some that you absolutely must have knowledge about.  <...

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Top 5 Best Baby Bath Tub in India
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10 OG Propah Ladies Who Showed Us What It Means To Be Badass

"Don't do that!" Three words women in our country hear more than anything else. Even random relatives you've never seen before will run across thr...

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Bank deposits to get doubly safer: This clause in FRDI bill is music t...

The latest move comes at a time when fraud-hit Punjab and Maharashtra Co-operative Bank is facing a grave crisis and customers have been demanding their entire mone...

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10 Main Differences Between The Habits Of Rich & Poor People

1. Have a goal, Not a wish.   Stop dreaming and start acting. Rich people believe in a plan of action. If you ...

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Top 10 Best Gym Equipment Brands in India 2018
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5 Grooming Essentials That Men Don't Use But They Should To Look Their...

If your grooming kit includes a trimmer, beard oil and wax, believe us, it's not enough and you definitely need to take it a notch higher with certain groomin...

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7 Bridal Brands That We Now Know Thanks To Diet Sabya

The international fashion world has Diet Prada but its desi version Diet Sabya has been on a path to fashion glory by calling out copy-cats. The fall out of that of...

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23 AYURVEDIC HERBS THAT HELP YOUR BODY GO FROM HEALTHY TO HEALTHIER

Ayurveda is one of the most ancient and comprehensive systems of health care in the world. It focuses on leading a healthy life and realizing the full potential o...

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6 Indian Print Ads And TV Commercials That Landed Into Controversy

David Ogilvy, the father of the modern advertising, once said to prospective copywriters and ad-makers, “Your role is to sell, don’t let anyth...

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Rudest Cities: 9 Rudest Cities In The World According To Travel Writer...

If you’re a traveler you’ll definitely admit that not all your traveling experiences have been beautiful. There might be a good number of cities that wo...

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Popular Brand Names That You Are Probably Pronouncing Wrong

The correct pronunciation of popular brand names is screwed up all the time. Most of us pronounce them completely wrong and this is mainly due to the mistranslati...

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“Now and then it’s good to pause in our pursuit of happiness and just be happy.”
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