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Four kids found dead with throats slit, faces acid-burnt
Apr 25, 2017 19:01 IST
By Haidar A Naqvi
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what happened: Bodies of four children were found in two black coloured bags in Rajapur of Chitrakoot district.
what it means: Three of them were girls and one was a boy aged between 8 and 10 years. Throats were slit and acid apparently was poured on faces to make identification difficult.
what next: ASP Ashok Kumar confirmed murder and said efforts were being made to establish identities of kids.
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Making sanitary napkins free is an excellent move: Radhika
Apr 25, 2017 18:51 IST
By Susan Jose
Aalok Soni/ HT Photo
what happened: Radhika Apte says awareness and education can break the taboos attached to menstruation.
what it means: Apte is the brand ambassador for Whisper and has been actively involved in raising awareness about women’s hygiene issues. She says coming up creative campaigns is one way to do it.
what next: Apte will next be seen in the film, Bombairiya.
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Expel Rohingya Muslism from India: Right wing outfit
Apr 25, 2017 18:48 IST
By Sudhir Kumar
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what happened: Rashtriya Hindu Andolan demanded that Rohingya Muslims should be expelled from India.
what it means: Rashtriya Hindu Andolan office staged a demonstration at Shashtri Ghat near Varuna bridge on Tuesday. They said that Rohingya Muslims living illegally in India should be driven out.
what next: They said that they would stage demonstration each month in Varanasi to press for their demands.
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Gareth Bale set to miss Champions League semis vs Atletico
Apr 25, 2017 18:48 IST
By Siddharth Vishwanathan
Reuters
what happened: Gareth Bale will miss the Champions League semi-finals vs Atletico Madrid due to a calf injury.
what it means: Bale is all set to miss the Champions League semi-final against Atletico Madrid as Real Madrid aim to reach the final. According to reports, Bale could be out for three weeks.
what next: Bale could return for the Champions League final should Real Madrid reach that stage.
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  • By doing away with moderation, CBSE moves towards a level scoring field
    Apr 25, 2017 15:32 IST

    The country’s biggest school board appears to be moving towards creating a level playing field and enhancing transparency. Backed by the ministry of human resource development, the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has decided to do away with the policy of ‘moderation’...read more

  • Buying a house in India will no longer be a nightmare
    Apr 25, 2017 19:00 IST

    The Narendra Modi government has notified that the new Real Estate (Regulation and Development) Act will come into effect from May 1. Every state should now create a real estate regulator in compliance with the new law. The consequences will be a sea-change for the better in a sector of the...read more

  • Maoist attack in Sukma is proof the CRPF has not learnt the lessons of the past
    Apr 25, 2017 16:33 IST

    While sufficient details of the April 24 attack in Sukma that has resulted in the loss of the lives of at least 25 Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) personnel are not yet available to make any definitive assessment of the circumstances that led to this latest debacle, there is no doubt that a...read more

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