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Check Authenticity Before Giving Donations: Manisha Koirala

Manisha Koirala, who has roots in Nepal, is saddened by the machinations of some people who are trying to make money by misusing relief funds meant for earthquake-hit Nepal. The actress has advised people to be cautious of such organisations. “I have been warned that a lot of organisations would be misusing this situation so I request every one who ...

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April Fools Day: Pranks, Tricks, Tips to Make it Memorable

Today being April Fools’ Day, it is better to make firends and preferably boy friend or girlfriend a victim or “April fools,” as they remember it for long and so will be your relationship. Here are some tips and tricks to make April First a memorable day for your loved ones: 1. Cream Cheese or Deodorant? For people who use ...

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Dakshina Kannada DC Proposes NGO-backed Society to Help Endosulfan Victims

Amid reports of endosulfan victims being neglected in the district of Dakshina Kannada, the district authorities have decided to set up a society to manage the affairs of a permanent rehabilitation centre for the victims of aerial spray of organochlorine insecticide and acaricide for cashew crops. The deputy commissioner A B Ibrahim said an NGO will be entrusted the responsibility ...

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Parchuri Balagopal, Andhra Man in South Carolina, Shot Dead by Robbers

A 42-year-old Indian American, hailing from Andhra Pradesh, was shot dead by unidentified robbers in South Carolina, his family members said on Saturday. Parchuri Balagopal, who was running a gas station in Myrtle Beach in South Carolina, was shot dead by assailants after snatching money from him. According to information reaching his family in his native village Chitturpu in Ghantasala ...

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Eye Camp: Punjab CM Orders High Level Probe, Announces 1 Lakh Aid for Families

In regard to the free eye check-up camp, where 15 people lost their eyesight, the Punjab Police have arrested a Jalandhar-based doctor and the coordinator of the NGO who were allegedly involved in organising the camp. Police officials said on Friday that the eye specialist Vivek Arora and NGO coordinator Manjit Singh were arrested. Meanwhile, the state government also announced ...

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Former Goa CM Demands Ban on Entry for Ebola Patients in State

After, India has reported its first Ebola case when a 26-year-old man travelling from Liberia arrived at the Indira Gandhi International airport at New Delhi on Tuesday, Congressman and former Goa chief minister Ravi Naik demanded Ebola patients should not be allowed to enter Goa and those who succumb to the disease should not be buried in the state. While ...

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Kashmir Floods: Google Launches “Person Finder”, FaceBook, Twitter on Standby

Google has stepped up its role in disasters again with “Person Finder” application that was used in Uttarakhand floods last year enabling people, friends and family to post names to search and give info on untraced victims in the floods. Click below to see the page on J&K Floods launched by Google today. https://www.google.org/personfinder/2014-jammu-kashmir-floods It provides two options as below ...

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