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INDIA
No compensation for theft if you don’t file complaints!

No compensation for theft if you don’t file complaints!

New Delhi, Apr 25 (PTI) The apex consumer commission has set aside lower fora orders asking Railways to pay Rs 5 lakh…

Murky use of POCSO for revenge?

Murky use of POCSO for revenge?

A former French diplomat charged with raping his three-year-old daughter in India has been cleared of all charges. Some observers say that…

Prez again stresses the Diversity in Indian Unity, slams communalism

Prez again stresses the Diversity in Indian Unity, slams communalism

Patna, Apr 17 : Recalling Mahatma Gandhi’s Champaran struggle, President Pranab Mukherjee said that to keep India united, people must celebrate its…

GLORIOUS EASTER WEEK

EASTER is a commemoration of renewal and rebirth. Dying to one's 'old slothful self' and Rising up with a new positive and vigorous energy. Newsnet One wishes one and all a glorious Easter season. Share your views and experiences with us. send an email to editor@newsnetone.com
EAST-SIDE STORIES
Goa intrigued by Priest death mystery

Goa intrigued by Priest death mystery

Panaji, (Panjim)  Friends of priest-turned-activist Fr Bismarque Dias, who was found dead in 2015, have demanded a proper investigation into the case…

AP Chief Engineer arrested for corruption

AP Chief Engineer arrested for corruption

Amaravati, Apr 17 : The Andhra Pradesh Anti- Corruption Bureau (ACB)  unearthed assets worth over Rs 6 crore belonging to a chief…

Stray cows caused 300 deaths in 30 months, say Punjab Gau Sewa chaps

Stray cows caused 300 deaths in 30 months, say Punjab Gau Sewa chaps

Jalandhar, Apr 17: Every third day a person dies in mishap due to stray cows roaming on roads in the state, the…

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WORLD

Swedish firm implants Data microchips in workers

Swedish firm implants Data microchips in workers

A company has been implanting microchips into its employees since 2015! It’s a Swedish startup called Epicentre. The…

Kathmandu is costlier than Bombay-Delhi!

Kathmandu is costlier than Bombay-Delhi!

The cost of living in Kathmandu is higher than in New Delhi, Bombay (Mumbai), Bangalore and Karachi, a…

Chuck Berry , Rock and Roll Legend, is no more

Chuck Berry , Rock and Roll Legend, is no more

WASHINGTON: Rock and roll musician Chuck Berry died at the age of 90 on Saturday (March 18) at…

ASIA

Nepal’s Bus Mafia chokes Pollution Clean Up plans

Nepal’s Bus Mafia chokes Pollution Clean Up plans

KATHMANDU: Nepal’s government is trying to tackle rising pollution levels in the smog-choked Kathmandu Valley, but  a powerful…

Why women in South Asia are ‘financially flawed’

Why women in South Asia are ‘financially flawed’

About a month ago (23-24 March) policymakers, private sector actors and civil society representatives from across South Asia,…

Nepal President arrives on Friendship Visit

Nepal President arrives on Friendship Visit

New Delhi, Apr 17 : Nepal’s President Bidhya Devi Bhandari arrived here today on her first overseas tour,…

SOCIAL JUSTICE WEEK

2017 Theme: "Preventing conflict and sustaining peace through decent work” Social justice is an underlying principle for peaceful and prosperous coexistence within and among nations. We uphold the principles of social justice when we promote gender equality or the rights of indigenous peoples and migrants. We advance social justice when we remove barriers that people face because of gender, age, race, ethnicity, religion, culture or disability. NEWSNET ONE will focus on stories around Social Justice this month
NEWSNET VOX POP

Teachers or Cheaters: what backbone?

Sir Education is the backbone of development. It is an important tool for the upliftment of…

Not the progress I voted for

Sir, As a liberal, intelligent, Indian male, I must place on record the utter distaste I…

Are you exploiting your domestic worker?

Sir Earlier this week, we ‘celebrated’  International Women’s Day. Everywhere,  on social media and the other…

DEVELOPMENT NEWS

Railways ordered to pay compensation for stolen belongings

New Delhi, Apr 19: If you are an aware consumer, you can get the Railways to…

Good news on HIV treatment front: cells to resist HIV developed

In a path-breaking experiment, scientists have discovered a way to make cells resistant to the HIV…

‘Summer Surprise’ irks Jio Competitors

New Delhi:  Telecom operator Vodafone complained to Trai that Reliance Jio is still “luring customers” to…

RAINBOW

Rainbow Flag Maker, Adieu!

Gilbert Baker, the man who created the iconic Rainbow Flag which became a symbol for LGBT…

India’s Kashish: the focus of the world’s oldest LGBTQ Festival

LONDON — This March 2017, BFI Flare, London, one of the world’s oldest LGBTQ film festivals…

‘Sports must tackle Homophobia, ban Offenders’

Sport is not doing enough to tackle homophobic abuse and authorities should issue lengthy bans to…