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14 June, 2018 4:18 PM FB unveils a platform for blood donations

The new blood donations centre can be accessed from the explore menu on the device. Facebook has launched a new blood donations centre on its platform to encourage its 217 million users in India to donate blood for the needy by showing opportunities to donate blood in their city, including blood donation events and requests for blood donors 41

6 June, 2018 5:32 PM Only 5% Unrecognised Parties Filed Contribution Details:Report

New Delhi: Unrecognised political parties received Rs 25.27 crore in donations between 2013-14 and 2015-16, with only 5 per cent of such registered outfits filed their contribution details, says a report. Either newly registered parties or those which have not secured enough percentage of votes in assembly or general elections to become a state party 48

29 May, 2018 6:04 PM Nyamagouda laid to rest in Jamkhandi

The last rites of Siddu Nyamagouda, Jamkhandi MLA, were performed with full State honours at his native town of Jamkhandi on Tuesday. The Congress veteran died in a road accident in Bagalkot taluk on Monday. His body was first kept at Polo Grounds in town for the people to pay their last respects. Later, the body was taken in a procession to Jamkhandi 41

22 May, 2018 6:59 PM Samajwadi Party richest among regional parties with ₹321.03 crore income

The total declared income of 32 regional political parties in 2016-17 was ₹321.03 crore and their cumulative expenditure stood at ₹435.48 crore, according to an Association for Democratic Reforms (ADR) report. The Samajwadi Party reported the highest of ₹82.76 crore during the period, about 26% of the total income of regional parties. The Telugu Desam 33

3 May, 2018 10:56 AM Art as vehicle of bhakti

Members of Sri Lakshmi Nrusimha Jayanthi Bhagavata Mela Natya Nataka Sangam and the residents of Melattur have jointly organised the 78th year Bhagavata Mela Nataka Mahotsavam. It will be held for ten days, from May 17 to 26, at Sri Varadaraja Perumal Sannathi, Melattur. With poorvangam, to take place at Sri Rudhralayam and Sri Vigneswarar temple, the festivities 37

28 April, 2018 6:38 AM Facebook to eliminate fundraisers fee for personal causes

There is good news for people who use Facebook to raise money to support the causes that matter to them as the social networking giant is now all set to do away with its platform fee on fundraisers for personal causes. “We’re eliminating the platform fee on all fundraisers for personal causes, so that people can maximise their fundraising support,” Asha Sharma 47

10 April, 2018 7:02 PM BJP Richest National Party, With Rs 1,034 Crore Declared Income: Report

With declared income of over Rs 1,000 crore, BJP is the richest among the seven national political parties in India, says a report by the Association for Democratic Reforms (ADR), a Delhi-based think tank. The party made an income of Rs 1,034 crore during 2016-17, which is about two-thirds the earnings of the national seven parties. The Congress is a distant 38

10 April, 2018 11:28 AM BJP is richest national party with ₹1,034 crore income: ADR

Congress is second richest with ₹225.36 crore income in in 2016-17; CPI declares the lowest income of ₹2.08 crore. Seven national parties declared a total income of ₹1,559.17 crore in 2016-17, with BJP having the highest — ₹1,034.27 crore, says a report. “This forms 66.34% of the total income of national parties added together during 2016-17,” Delhi-based 29

21 March, 2018 4:14 PM Govt to set up 18 new missions in Africa by 2021

The Union Cabinet today approved the opening of 18 new Indian missions in Africa with an aim to expand India's footprints in the resource-rich continent where China has been trying to increase its presence. The new Indian missions will be set up over four years, from 2018 to 2021, the government said in a statement. It said the new Indian missions will be opened 50

1 March, 2018 10:33 AM Veda Parayanam on the banks of the Ganga

Loka Kshema Seva Samiti has planned to organise a Veda parayana camp at Rishikesh on May 12 and 13. A group of 30 Ghanapadigal, 70 Ritwiks and Vaidikas will assemble to perform Maharudra yagna, Sampoorna Yajurveda Parayana and recite Thevaram and Tiruvachakam. Prasadam will be distribute at the end of the event. The event is aimed at global welfare and ward off natural 49