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Sex Racket in Women Shelter Home Causes Uproar in Rajya Sabha
There was an uproar in the Parliament after the news of a shelter home for women came to light where a sex racket is being run. The shelter home is located in Deoria district in Uttar Pradesh. The ruckus in the Rajya Sabha forced the Chairmain M. Venkaiah Naidu to adjourn the Sabha till noon.
The moment the statements and papers were laid on the table, the AAP member Sanjay Singh got to his feet and tried to surface the Deoria incident issue. However, he was not allowed and warned for his conduct by the chairman. Naidu told him “This is not the way. I will name you.” However, Singh kept on going with his protest. Samajwadi Party members supported him. The Chairman then finally adjourned the meeting till 12 PM.2018-08-08 03:13:44 PM
Karunanidhi Passes away at 94: Condolences Pours in
Condolences have been pouring in since the demise of the highly beloved DMK president M Karunanidhi. He passed away in Chennai's Kauvery Hospital on Tuesday evening.
The Hospital has released a statement which states: Despite the best possible efforts by our team of doctors and nurses to resuscitate him, he failed to respond. We profoundly mourn the loss of one of the tallest leaders of India, and we share the grief of family members and fellow Tamilians worldwide.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has tweeted: We have lost a deep-rooted mass leader, prolific thinker, accomplished writer and a stalwart whose life was devoted to the welfare of the poor and the marginalised.
Rahul Gandhi, too, tweeted to say "India has lost a great son".2018-08-08 02:57:58 PM
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