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The toll could go higher as many are believed to be trapped in S-8 and S-9 bogeys, which were badly damaged in the accident.

25 killed as train derails near Vizianagaram

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Some years ago, I was reading Art Spiegelman’s Maus, a Pulitzer-winning graphic novel about the Holocaust, when my younger son, then five years old, wanted to know what the book was about.

“Why do the people have the faces of mice and cats?” he asked.

“Why do you think they do?” I asked him.

The good troublemakers

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Thousands of women took to the streets of European capitals to join “sister marches” in Asia against newly elected U.S. President Donald Trump ahead of a major rally in Washington that drew nearly a half a million people.

#WomensMarch #DonaldTrump

Women across the world hit the streets against Trump

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By some estimates, 58% of India’s Internet users are in urban areas; most use it via mobile phones, with only 13% of households using broadband.

#FixingMumbai

Putting the E in empower

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An incurable bacterial infection, believed to have been contracted from one of India’s hospitals, is said to have killed the Nevada resident, raising questions about the country’s efforts in tackling a threat bigger than any known epidemic.

#THWeekendBeing

Will the superbug scare hit home?

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Why do criminals want to join politics? Why do political parties want criminals to join them? Why do people want criminals as their representatives?

#THWeekendReading

‘Crime pays off electorally’

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How does one teach children to respond when the world isn’t fair? How do we teach them to handle discrimination, to stand up for others, to make the world a better place? To go high, as Michelle Obama said, when others go low?

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The good troublemakers

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For over 100 days now Delhiites have been missing out on the popular boat ride at Purana Quila, even as the authorities say they are not sure when the facility will re-open.

Boat rides dry up at Purana Qila

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Assam Rifles, the world’s oldest paramilitary force engaged in counter insurgency and security operations in northeast India, provides support for young tribal men to enrol in the armed forces, mainly the army.

Assam Rifles selects 75 from Mizoram Bru refugee camps

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Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) spokesperson Manmohan Vaidya had triggered a controversy through his comments on the reservation policy.

BJP in damage control after RSS comments on quotas

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"Women wanting to exercise their right to make their own choices about their bodies, their fertility, their families and their future"

Right to a safe abortion

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Twelve people were killed as seven coaches and the engine of Jagdalpur-Bhubaneswar Express derailed near Kuneru station in Vizianagaram district of Andhra Pradesh tonight.

12 killed as train derails near Vizianagaram

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Students are finishing four and a half years of MBBS training without having assisted in surgeries, delivering babies or even handling emergency cases. In fact, 13 of the 47 students have not yet passed all the required courses.

Hands off — AIIMS, Bhopal, medicos operate on dummies

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“I urge the youths, students and the general public to make the #jallikattu events across Tamil Nadu a grand success by participating in large numbers,” the Chief Minister said.

CM to flag off jallikattu in Madurai, but stir continues

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This means that if the proposal gets a go-ahead, you may be able to withdraw provident fund savings of up to 2 lakh without any tax deduction even if you have not completed five years of continuous service.

Tax-free withdrawal limit for PF may rise

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The Home Ministry and the Election Commission have set up a 24/7 control room to monitor the movement of forces in real time.

85,000 security forces to watch over polls

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Also:
Trump's new slogan, "Keep America Great", happens to be the identical phrase as tagline in the 2016 dystopian horror film 'The Purge: Election Year.'

Trump's speech echoes famous Batman villain Bane

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A reservation of 15 per cent is also being given to retired soldiers, war widows and their wards in government jobs, said Virbhadra Singh.

1,400 ex-servicemen in Himachal Pradesh given jobs in last four years: CM

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At a Jan. 8 public meeting, Kejriwal had told the people to accept the money being distributed by parties, but vote only for AAP.

Election Commission censures Kejriwal for bribe remarks at Goa poll rally

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The 45th U.S. President's slogan is a verbatim match for the tagline of 2016 horror film The Purge: Election Year, too.

Trump's speech echoes famous Batman villain Bane

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