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RBI governor emphasizes on financial inclusions to reduce corruption

Mumbai, Aug 14 (ANI): RBI Chief, Raghuram Rajan, vouched for financial inclusion of the poor, in a bid to reduce corruption and boost the developing economy. Speaking at an Independence Day Literature event in Mumbai, Rajan said that India's economy has improved substantially since Independence, but it still lags behind some other countries, such as South Korea, which got their independence even later. He added that direct cash transfers to the poor would help breaking the cycle of dependency. The chief suggested ways to transfer cash by the way of opening bank accounts and transferring government subsidies to those accounts. Aug 14, 2014
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Andrew Cot, New York's master beekeeper

Since beekeeping was legalised in New York four years ago, increasing numbers of hives have popped up on the roofs of Manhattan skyscrapers, August 13, 2014. Duration: 02:11 Aug 14, 2014
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Fleeing Syria to die in Gaza

Palestinian living in Syria fled the war raging there and returned to Gaza, looking for safety in their homeland only to find themselves in the middle of another conflict. Duration: 02:46 Aug 13, 2014
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Mulayam snubs Mayawati; says SP will contest elections alone

New Delhi, Aug 13 (ANI): Ruling out any alliance with Bahujan Samaj Party in Uttar Pradesh and rejecting Lalu Prasad Yadav_s proposal for a joint front against BJP in the state, SP chief Mulayam Singh Yadav on Wednesday said that he does not talk about Mayawati. Aug 13, 2014
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Sushma Swaraj to visit Singapore from 15th to 17th August

New Delhi, Aug 13 (ANI): MEA spokesperson Syed Akbaruddin on Wednesday informed that EAM Sushma Swaraj would be visiting Singapore for two days. He further informed that the visit is primarily to flag off the year long celebration of 50 years of diplomatic relation between the two countries. Swaraj will visit Singapore from 15th to 17th August. Aug 13, 2014