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Barack Obama sees new hope for democracy in Sri Lanka

Jan 28, 2015 03:57 PM “Together, we can stand up against human trafficking and work to end the scourge of modern day slavery,” said Barack Obama.

Need to scale skilling initiatives speedily: Indian minister

Jan 28, 2015 03:30 PM The minister said addressing the need to assure quality while scaling up initiatives is also extremely crucial.

US, India to formulate smart city action plans in 3 months

Jan 28, 2015 11:54 AM The United States of America will assist in development of smart cities in three Indian states of UP, Rajasthan and Andhra Pradesh.

HSI-India offers Rs 50,000 reward for dog cruelty case

Jan 28, 2015 08:00 AM It is believed that the case of cruelty occurred in the state of Karnataka since the perpetrators were talking in Kannada.

Cartoonist Laxman, creator of ‘common man’, dies at 93

Jan 27, 2015 01:45 PM Through is ‘common man’, India’s legendary cartoonist R K Laxman delivered the strongest of political and social messages with his incisive humour.

SL Govt's anti-corruption committee to be headed by PM

Jan 27, 2015 09:00 AM This committee consists with public officials, police officers, lawyers, financial specialists and officials of the Criminal Investigation Department (CID).

Indian Americans raise money for toilets in rural India

Jan 23, 2015 02:50 PM The modern toilets will be based on the design prepared by the ministry of rural development.
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Every action for the betterment of people: SL President

Jan 22, 2015 05:21 PM The Sri Lankan President said that the country will be developed with the national and religious reconciliation.
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UN launches $1 bn appeal for global Ebola response

Jan 22, 2015 11:00 AM The UN chief Ban Ki-moon warned that complacency would be our worst enemy.

Social myths trigger malnutrition in tribal, rural areas

Jan 21, 2015 03:58 PM Civil society leaders have urged the Indian government for a comprehensive strategy involving people to arrest severe acute malnutrition.

Climate change: Make it green credits, says Indian PM

Jan 20, 2015 01:25 PM The Indian Premier has called for a paradigm shift in global attitudes towards climate change, from ‘carbon credit’, towards ‘green credit’.

A science kit for kids from Santa Clara

Jan 20, 2015 08:00 AM A non-profit called ‘Janyaa’ has dedicated its work to help unprivileged children in India by providing them with fun filled ways of learning maths and science.

India signs MoU with South Africa for youth enterprises

Jan 19, 2015 07:42 PM A public sector enterprise from India will help build youth enterprises in cooperation with the Black Business Council of South Africa.

India NGO awards 2014-2015 launched

Jan 19, 2015 05:56 PM Non Profit Government organizations which have been doing exemplary work in the social sector are invited to apply for the awards.

Climate change to badly affect crop production: experts

Jan 19, 2015 11:55 AM Experts urged Bangladesh to focus on developing stress tolerant varieties of other crops to cope with the climate change impact.

UNICEF envoy Tendulkar vows to bat his best

Jan 16, 2015 04:10 PM Calling children as raw diamonds, the Indian cricketing legend Sachin Tendulkar promises to play his second innings for the little masters.

UN top official discusses solar energy with Indian minister

Jan 15, 2015 11:29 AM The UN Official, Dr Kandeh Yumkella, stressed on the need for promotion of renewable energy sources to mitigate climate change and its consequences.

I have a great personal affection for India: Ban Ki-moon

Jan 13, 2015 06:52 PM Lauding Kailash Satyarthi’s work for emancipating children, the UN chief said the Nobel laureate inspired him.
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Idukki: Indian district with total rural broadband network

Jan 13, 2015 11:55 AM Edamalakudy is a tribal Gram Panchayat consisting of 26 tribal villages with a population of around 2200.

Child deaths in Kerala: Govt action superficial, says CRY

Jan 12, 2015 03:00 PM The number of child deaths in tribal populations continues to rise due to unavailability of nutritional food and poor implementation of government schemes.

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