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India drops miserably to 103rd position on global hunger index

New Delhi, Oct 15: India has been ranked at the 103rd position among 119 countries on the Global Hunger Index, says a report. According to...

Kerala woman observes 41 days fast to go to Sabarimala

Kannapuram , Oct 15, 2018: In a Facebook post on Sunday, 32-year-old Reshma Nishanth, a devotee from Kannapuram in Kannur, announced that she is observing...

#MeToo allegations: Indian men claim they are the ones under attack

New Delhi: Oct. 15, 2018: A junior minister in India has filed a criminal defamation complaint against a woman who publicly accused him on social...

Expedite Kandhamal innocents’ appeal: Delhi Minority Commission

New Delhi: The delay in disposing of the appeal of the seven Christians of Kandhamal in Odisha, who have been languishing in jail for the...

Champion of slum-dwellers’ rights dies

By Matters India Reporter Mumbai: Founder president of National Slum Dwellers Federation Jockin Arputham died on October 13 at Sion Hospital, Mumbai. He was 71....

Tercentenary of Asia’s first protestant church celebrated

Nagapattinam, Oct 11, 2018: The Tercentenary of the New Jerusalem Church, believed to be Asia’s first Protestant church at Tarangambadi in the district, was celebrated...