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Manual Scavenging Still in Practice

Manual Scavenging Still in Practice

Despite there being a ban, Delhi Jal Board and Municipal Corporation of Delhi are still hiring manual scavengers. The Delhi State Legal Service Authority (DSLSA) has reported that at least 233 such wo

Flourishing Opening of 22nd Ramjas Basketball Champions League

 Flourishing Opening of 22nd Ramjas Basketball Champions League

22nd Ramjas Basketball Champions League, 2016 (RBCL 2016) began on 3rd August 2016. Mrs. Rachna Pant, Principal Ramjas School R.K. Puram & Convener of the Tournament lit the lamp and unfurled the

Chinese Manjha to be Banned in the Capital

Chinese Manjha to be Banned in the Capital

The government on Monday informed the Delhi High Court that it is in the process of issuing a notification to ban the use of “Chinese manjha” used for kite flying in the capital, informing

India has a Firm Grip on Test Matches with West Indies

India has a Firm Grip on Test Matches with West Indies

India reached a commanding 425 for 6 by lunchtime on Day 3 of the second Test on Monday, continuing to pile on the misery of West Indies. While Wriddhiman Saha was dismissed for 47 on the verge of lun

The First Indian and Tennis Player at the Olympics for the Seventh Time

The First Indian and Tennis Player at the Olympics for the Seventh Time

Leander Paes had wanted a seventh appearance in the Olympics since a long time. He would be the first Indian and tennis player to do so. He has already achieved the no. 1 position in the world, comple

2 Lakh Students Continue To Study without Notebooks

2 Lakh Students Continue To Study without Notebooks

Four months after the new academic session in municipal schools of the city started in April this year, around two lakh children studying in 388 schools under the East Delhi Municipal Corporation atte

New Rays of Hope for India at Rio

New Rays of Hope for India at Rio

A number of people, who are not so popular amongst the masses of India, hold out hope for the country at Rio Olympics. All of them have qualified at the test event, and are training for the games, whi

Government Approved to New AIIMS in Bhatinda

Government Approved to New AIIMS in Bhatinda

On 27th July, govt. approved the setting up of a new AIIMS at Bhatinda in Punjab, saying this will provide super specialty healthcare to the people and create a large pool of doctors. The approval was

Dengue Fever Claims Lives Again, Number Likely to Rise in Upcoming Months

Dengue Fever Claims Lives Again, Number Likely to Rise in Upcoming Months

The registered cases in Delhi due to dengue fever has risen to a double of what it was around the same time, last year. By July 2015, 40 cases were registered whereas on July 23, 2016, 93 cases were r

Strikes, Vehicle Breakdowns, and Water-logging Hamper Capital’s Functioning

Strikes, Vehicle Breakdowns, and Water-logging Hamper Capital’s Functioning

Light rain showers on Tuesday once again caused water logging and traffic jams across certain areas of the capital. The Delhi Traffic Police issued 73 Twitter and Facebook alerts throughout the day, w

Golf is Back in Olympics After 112 Years

Golf is Back in Olympics After 112 Years

Golf will be returning to the Olympics for the first time since 1904, when the United States and Canada were the only two competing countries. The sport has gone global in the last century, but clearl

A Day of Victory & Setback for India

A Day of Victory & Setback for India

Saturday, July 23 was a day when India witnessed both, victory & setback. On one hand, 18-year-old Neeraj Chopra shattered the Javelin Throw World Record, becoming the first Indian sportsperson in

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