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Post-Cauvery Riots, Bangalore Returning to Normalcy, Schools Still Closed

After showing the world its violent face on Monday followed by a curfew on Tuesday, Bangalore is limping back to normalcy on Wednesday as many offices were opened and functioning as usual, with a note of caution. With BMTC and other transport vehicles back on roads, several shops and establishments are opened normally and no untoward incident has been reported ...

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Valentine’s Day 2016: Safe Humorous Quotes, Best Quips on Romance, Dating, Love and Marriage

While the Valentine’s Day is not equally romantic for all, it is also an occasion to be at your best, if time demands despite your disinclination. Here are some quotes which are humorous and safe for use when you want to send to your chosen ones. If you are celebrating the Valentine’s Day alone or with someone special this Sunday, ...

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India Today Reveals Secret Places Rahul Gandhi Spent in his 2-Month Sabbatical Abroad

India Today magazine has finally revealed the mysterious absence of Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi from Feb. 16 to March 31, debunking the rumours that he was in Latin America with his girlfriend. He was in fact, touring four Buddhist nations in Southeast Asia and the claims by his mother that the holiday was intended for soul-searching were true. Rahul ...

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7-Day Mourning Declared, No Holiday for Union Govt Schools, Offices

The government has declared a seven-day mourning following the death of former President Dr APJ Abdul Kalam but no holiday was declared on Tuesday for schools or government offices in view of the protocol that stipulates only 3-day mourning and no holiday, barring Meghalaya. The official communication said, “The government of India announces with profound sorrow the death of Dr. ...

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Markets Closed Today on Guru Nanak Jayanthi

Indian stock markets BSE and NSE were closed on Thursday for Guru Nanak Jayanthi and the trading will resume on Friday. The Sensex on Wednesday evening closed almost flat at 27,915.88 though it went up to 28,010.39, making it the highest recorded points in Sensex history. The Nifty gained 0.17 percent to reach 8,338.30 and it gained as much as ...

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