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Black money
It is the biggest-ever onslaught India has witnessed on black money hoarders and fake currency dealers. It is a sudden death for them. Prime Minister Narendra Modi, without warning, scrapped the Rs 500 and Rs 1000 bank notes on Tuesday evening in a move aimed at tackling the looming issue...

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Dark side of Bill Gates’ philanthropy: 30,000 Indian girls were used as guinea pigs to test cervical cancer vaccine

What philanthropy has to do with vaccines, we would wonder, especially if the philanthropist is Bill Gates. The world’s richest man decided to give away the massive wealth he had amassed by selling computers. It was a philanthropy that the world had not witnessed...