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Stephen Colbert Roasts 'Fox & Friends' Reaction to Gillette's #MeToo Ad and Airs His Own 'Woke' Commercial

The “Late Show” host says he was “sincerely moved” by Gillette’s divisive new advertising campaign and suggests “weak institutions” could be to blame for companies teaching “moral lessons.” Stephen Colbert noticed the uproar over that #MeToo-themed Gillette ad, so naturally he turned to Fox News for a fair and balanced analysis. "Now some men did […]

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‘NTR Nagar’ houses to have energy-efficient appliances

Focus is on conserving energy, water under the scheme The Andhra Pradesh Township and Infrastructure Development Corporation Limited (AP-TIDCO) has planned to take energy efficiency measures in the houses constructed under the PMAY-NTR Nagar scheme, in tune with Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu’s commitment to providing quality physical and social infrastructure in the dwellings on […]

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Prayers offered to Nandi at Big Temple in Thanjavur

Thanksgiving on the occasion of Mattu Pongal Special abishekam and poojas were performed for the mammoth nandi idol at Brahadeeswarar Temple in Thanjavur on the occasion of Maattu Pongal on Wednesday. A large number of devotees thronged the temple to offer worship. The nandi, situated in front of the sanctum sanctorum, was decorated with sweets, […]

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UoH students to hold Vemula’s death anniversary

Students of University of Hyderabad would hold the third death anniversary of research scholar Rohith Vemula on Thursday. Mr. Vemula had killed himself in a hostel room at the university on January 17, 2016, triggering protests across the country. On Thursday, the deceased student’s mother Radhika Vemula and the mother of Najeeb Ahmed, a JNU […]

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Anjum to compete in MQS section of rifle 3-position

Anjum Moudgil will be competing in the Minimum Qualifying Score (MQS) section of women’s rifle 3-position event in the first World Cup of the season to be staged at the Dr. Karni Singh Range here from February 23 to 27. In an attempt to enhance the chances of winning Olympic quota place for Tokyo, the […]

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Numaligarh refinery capacity to be tripled

Will meet petro products deficit in NE The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs on Wednesday approved tripling the capacity of the Numaligarh Refinery in Assam to 9 million metric tonnes per annum (mmtpa) at a cost of ₹22,594 crore. The Cabinet also approved the setting up of a crude oil pipeline from Paradip to Numaligarh […]

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KCR’s son meets Jagan Reddy to build up 3rd front

K Chandrasekhar Rao deputed the party’s working president and his son K T Rama Rao and other senior leaders to hold parleys with the leader of the opposition in Andhra Pradesh, Y S Jaganmohan Reddy, on Wednesday. Photographs: SnapsIndia Continuing his efforts to forge a non-BJP, non-Congress front ahead of the coming Lok sabha polls, […]