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Manual scavenging banned in Delhi

Manual scavenging banned in Delhi

Manual scavenging, or rather, the cleaning of sewers and latrines by human hand, is now illegal in Delhi. Delhi became the first state in India to ban manual scavenging. The…

Bihar turns sour on fickle investors

Bihar turns sour on fickle investors

Parle, Dhampur Sugar and Rajshree Sugar are three ‘heavyweights’ that may be considered ‘non-serious’ investors in Bihar and face cancellation of their ‘investment proposals’ according to sources. The Bihar government…

Student spots child traffickers

Student spots child traffickers

CHENNAI: An alert student from Jharkhand, studying in Chennai spotted a case of child trafficking, but the Tamil Nadu police failed to take action against the Bihari family responsible for…

Nagaland, Meghalaya await new governments

Nagaland, Meghalaya await new governments

Who will be the new Chief Ministers of Nagaland and Meghalay?  We’ll know by March 1st! Meghalaya recorded 88 per cent polling and Nagaland 83.27 per cent in the assembly…