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Bharat Bandh Tomorrow Over Demonetisation: Schools May be Closed in Bangalore, BMTC, KSRTC Buses Off Roads

As opposition continued its war against the government move to demonetise Rs.500 and Rs.1000 notes by declaring a nation-wide bandh, support from Congress-ruled states and in West Bengal and Kerala, the effect is likely to be maximum. In Kerala, the ruling left front supported the move and all shutters will be down with the exception of marriages and essential supplies, ...

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Bangalore Schools to Re-open, No Holiday on Thursday

As Wednesday turned out to be normal with any violence reported, re-opened offices functioning as usual, private schools have finally decided to re-open schools on Thursday and parents may prepare to send their wards in the morning. The BMTC and KSRTC buses are seen plying on Bangalore roads bringing the look of normalcy back to busy Bangalore. However, Wednesday saw ...

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Bangalore Schools, Colleges to be Closed Tomorrow, Wednesday; Offices May Open

Following Bakrid holiday on Tuesday and the State government of Karnataka declaring that it would obey the Supreme Court order and also deal with an iron hand to stop riots and vandalism on the streets, offices may open tomorrow while many schools and colleges in Bangalore decided to close for Wednesday too. BMTC and KSRTC buses may begin plying tomorrow. ...

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Bharat Bandh: BMTC, KSRTC Buses, Autos Not to Ply on Bangalore Roads on Friday

A month after their strike on July 30, 2016, the time has come for Bengaluru Metropolitan Transport Corporation (BMTC), Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC), North Eastern Karnataka Road Transport Corporation (NEKRTC) and North Western Karnataka Road Transport Corporation (NWKRTC) to extend their support for the Bharat Bandh on Friday. The city life in Bangalore is likely to be affected ...

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Controversies Galore: It all started with the name ‘Bahubali’ itself

The controversies revolved around the very name of the movie title ‘Bahubali,’ when Jain Temple ‘Bhatta Kalakar Soudha Swamiji Matt’ in Karnataka had sent a legal notice to the producer of the movie saying the title is misleading since the title refers to Mahaveer Jain, founder of Jain religion. Soon, the movie producer faced plagiarism notice over an idea of the ‘Making ...

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Delhi Holds Sustainable Development Summit Ahead of UN Event

The award was presented to the Former President of European Commission & Former Prime Minister of Portugal Dr José Manuel Durão Barroso by Mr Suresh Prabhu, Hon’ble Minister for Railways, India and Dr R K Pachauri, Director-General, TERI & Chairman, Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change The 3-day 15th Sustainable Development Summit was held at the country level in New Delhi ...

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Switch off smartphone one hour before bed time or else face sleep disorders: Warn researchers

Teenagers should switch off their smartphones at least one hour before bedtime to avoid depression, sleeplessness and other problems, said experts in a new study. Constant use of the mobile phone late into the night increases the risk of sleep-related problems, symptoms of depression and fear of isolation later in life, said researchers who have studied the effect of smartphones ...

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