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Delhi Polls: Rahul Enters Political Battlefield, To Hold Congress Roadshow in Kalkaji Today

After BJP’s Kiran Bedi and AAP’s Arvind Kejriwal, Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi is now in the field and is all set to hold a roadshow to campaign South Delhi’s Kalkaji Assembly constituency on Tuesday ahead of the Delhi elections. Rahul will be accompanied with Pradesh Congress Committee Chief Arvind Singh Lovely, former MP Ramesh Kumar, Kalkaji candidate Subhash Chopra ...

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Noncommunicable diseases kill 16 million every year, WHO sounds alarm in India

World Health Organization has drawn the urgent attention of the government to reduce the burden of noncommunicable diseases (NCDs), which results in 16 million people dying prematurely, before the age of 70, from heart and lung diseases, stroke, cancer and diabetes. In an annual report, WHO Director-General Dr Margaret Chan said, “By investing just US$ 1-3 dollars per person per ...

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I Fund Honest Party: AAP Raises Rs 2 Crore, Kejriwal Says No one Can Influence AAP

The Aam Aadmi Party has generated Rs 2 crore within days after it launched the fund raising campaign, “#IFundHonestParty” challenge ahead of the Delhi Assembly poll. While the party has a target of Rs 30 crore, Rs 2 crore has been raised from 4,500 people through the fund raising challenge. National Secretary of AAP, Pankaj Gupta reportedly said, “The #IFundHonestParty ...

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Pakistan Launched First Anti-Polio Drive

Polio injections are administered by the health authorities in the Federally Administered Tribal Areas (Fata), of Pakistan for the first time. The anti-polio drive, which was supposed to be held from January 5 to January 7, has been postponed due to security reasons. The injectable or inactivated polio vaccine (IPV) is said to be highly effective in preventing paralytic disease ...

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18 Telugu Celebrities Named Ambassadors for Swachh Bharat Campaign

Former cricketer V.V.S. Laxman, badminton coach Pullela Gopichand and popular actor Pawan Kalyan are among 18 Telugu personalities from Telangana and Andhra Pradesh nominated by the central government as ambassadors for the “Swachh Bharat” drive. Union Urban Development Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu announced their being designated as ambassadors at a function held in Hyderabad on Monday. Majority of the personalities ...

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Big B tweets expressing his new commitment to spreading awareness about head injury, Hepatitis

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan has taken up the task of spreading awareness about head injury and Hepatitis and on Saturday took to Facebook to share his commitment in social media. “If my face and my voice is needed to the cause of awareness for Head Injury and Hepatitis… I have committed to it,” Amitabh tweeted on Sunday. “Dedicated today (Saturday) to ...

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AAP Launches Fund Party Challenge, Kejriwal Names 11 Nominees

After the social media driven challenge campaigns, Aam Aadmi Party chief Arvind Kejriwal came up with another challenge campaign by launching “I Fund Honest Party Challenge” on Saturday. Kejriwal kicked off the campaign by donating Rs 10,000 to the fund and nominating 11 others including his family members to donate party’s poll campaign. Kejriwal said, “I am kickstarting this campaign ...

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Kiss of Love Organises ‘7 Day Constitution Recital and Banana Offering’ Campaign

The Kiss of Love activists come up with a new way to protest, “7 Day Constitution recital and Banana offering” campaign against the Hanuman Sena, who created violence in the “Kiss in the Street” campaign that was held in Kozhikode on Sunday. The city has witnessed widespread protest and violence, which paved the way for police to arrest activists of ...

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