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India is actually growing at 2.5%: Rahul Gandhi attacks Modi on economic slowdown

While addressing a “Yuva Aakrosh Rally” Jaipur of Rajasthan, the first of many such events against the citizenship law CAA, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi said that the Prime Minister probably hasn't studied or understood economics. He also said that Modi doesn't even understand what GST is. He further attacked the government over an economic slowdown and said, “During UPA, India grew at 9 %. The entire world was looking towards us. Today, you have different parameters to measure GDP and you have a 5% rate, if you use old parameters, then India is growing at 2.5%.” Src: https://bit.ly/2uAAyKC

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Rajinikanth to be featured in Bear Grylls’ Man vs Wild after PM Modi

Famous survival instructor and television presenter Bear Grylls will soon shoot a special episode with superstar Rajinikanth. They will be featured together in the show Man vs Wild, which will be shot in Karnataka’s Bandipur National Park, established in 1974 as a tiger reserve under Project Tiger. Previously PM Narendra Modi was also featured in the show alongside Bear Grylls. Src: https://bit.ly/2RTZJ2F

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50-year-old Lewis Pugh becomes the first man to swim under Antarctic ice sheet

A 50-year-old swimmer, Lewis Pugh became the first person to swim under an ice sheet in Antarctica, as he navigated through the waters while wearing only swimming trunks, a cap, and goggles. The reason behind him doing this was to raise awareness about climate change, as the ice East Antarctica is melting. Pugh was in the freezing waters of a supra-glacial lake and stayed in the water for over 10 minutes. He even tweeted about this and asked the world leaders to step up or step aside as time is running out. Src: https://bit.ly/2GqOp8X

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Bail granted to 17 convicts in 2002 Sardarpura post-Godhra riots case by SC

In the 2002 Sardarpura post-Godhra riots case, the Supreme Court has granted bail to 17 convicts and have asked them to relocate to Madhya Pradesh and do community service. 33 Muslims were burnt alive during the riots. The SC has divided the convicts into two groups and said one group would move out of Gujarat and stay at Indore in Madhya Pradesh and the other in Jabalpur. The court said that all the convicts will have to undertake community services for six hours a week and report to the local police station on a weekly basis. Src: https://bit.ly/310Yd2J

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