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Nearly 1.4 million people live in Bangalore slums, says report

Bangalore,Saheli Sen Gupta(WEB TEAM): With the increase in migration, there is an increase in the number of slums also in Bangalore. According to a report, at least 1.4 million people sleep in slums every night in Bangalore. According to the Karnataka Slum Development Board, the city has at least 600 …

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Lanka to probe claims Rajapaksa government tried to pay US lawmakers

Colombo (PTI): Sri Lanka’s new government will probe claims that the previous Rajapaksa regime attempted to pay off US Congressmen to win their support over the country’s human rights issues, parliament was told on Wednesday. Marxist Janatha Viumukthi Peramuna (JVP) leader Anura Kumara Dissanayake questioned the new Maithripala Sirisena government …

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