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Rahul Gandhi Joins ATM Q-line to Highlight Common Man Woes

In a bid to highlight severe currecy crunch being faced India, Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi joined the quarantine queue in front of the SBI Parliament Street Branch in view of non-availability of Rs.500 and Rs.1000 notes. The long queues in front of banks and ATMs has taken the centre-stage on Friday over the unplanned financial shutdown in the country ...

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Harsha Vardhan Pitches for Technology for Common Man; Here’s How it Can be Done

Union Minister of Science & Technology Dr Harsha Vardhan has brought home the major point of debate in the country aimed at bringing technology to the precincts of a common man in each of state-funded laboratory in India. The minister who visted Bangalore’s Raman Research Institute on Friday said the results of the scientific research should reach the people bridging ...

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Ramp Outside Shah Rukh Khan’s House Demolished Finally

In a great relief to the common man from the VIP in area Shah Rukh Khan who had buil an illegal ramp outside his house Mannat in Bandra to park his car has been finally demolished six months after complaints. The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC), in response to public complaints and local MP Poonam Mahajan’s letter, cracked down on Saturday ...

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PM Condoles Death of Eminent Cartoonist R.K. Laxman

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has condoled the demise of eminent cartoonist RK Laxman, who died in Pune at his home aged 94 on Monday morning, coinciding with the 66th Republic Day. “India will miss you RK Laxman. We are grateful to you for adding the much needed humour in our lives and always bringing smiles on our faces. My condolences ...

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Times of India Cartoonist, India’s ‘Common Man’ Creator R.K. Laxman dead

Legendary cartoonist R.K. Laxman, creator of the iconic “The Common Man”, died in a private hospital here Monday evening after a brief illness, his family said. He was 94. Laxman, brother of late novelist R.K. Narayan, is survived by writer wife Kamala, retired journalist son Srinivas and daughter-in-law Usha. He was renowned for his cartoon creation, which ran for several ...

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R.K.Laxman, the nation’s Common Man is no more, voice of nation’s middle class shut

By Shudip Talukdar Legendary Times of India cartoonist RK Laxman passed away in Pune on Monday at the age of 93, due to multi-organ failure. R.K. Laxman, considered one of the world’s greatest cartoonists, was an institution unto himself, indisputably the uncrowned conscience keeper of the nation. No politician or minister, however high or mighty, escaped his pointed satire, conveyed ...

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