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Every child deserves education, says Kajol


December 11th, 2011 - 12:24 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 10 (IANS) Bollywood actress Kajol, a mother of two, says education is the prime need of the society, and that every child must be educated to bring ... Read more...

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I feel like an NRI when in India: Cherie Blair


December 10th, 2011 - 10:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 10 (IANS) Cherie Blair, wife of former British prime minister Tony Blair, who was here Saturday to inaugurate the Loomba Foundation's annual charity dinner, says coming to ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

115 mn widows live in poverty: Loomba Foundation study


June 30th, 2010 - 9:16 pm ICT by IANS
By Venkata Vemuri London, June 30 (IANS) At least 245 million women around the world have been widowed with India alone accounting for 42.4 million. And more than 115 million widows live in ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Cherie Blair calls for humane treatment of widows globally


October 27th, 2009 - 9:23 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 27 (ANI): Cherie Blair, wife of former British Prime Minister Tony Blair, on Tuesday said that the society must consider the plight of widows and suggested that their social ... Read more...

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Loomba Trust reaches out to widows in Rwanda


April 23rd, 2009 - 3:21 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 23 (IANS) The Loomba Trust, which started its initiative to help poor widows and their children in India, has now extended its help to 850 widows in Rwanda. The project, launched ... Read more...

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Cherie Blair gets caught in Punjab politics


November 19th, 2008 - 9:12 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Nov 19 (IANS) Former British prime minister Tony Blair's wife Cherie Blair has tripped herself up with her off-the-cuff comments at a school function in a Punjab village and landed in ... Read more...

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Cherie Blair inaugurates school in Punjab village


November 18th, 2008 - 9:59 pm ICT by IANS
Dhilwan (Punjab), Nov 18 (IANS) Cherie Blair, wife of former British prime minister Tony Blair, Tuesday inaugurated the renovated building of a government school in Dhilwan village of Punjab's Kapurthala district.Accompanied by ... Read more...

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Kajol appointed goodwill ambassador of Loomba trust


October 4th, 2008 - 12:29 am ICT by IANS
London, Oct 3 (IANS) Bollywood actress Kajol has been appointed goodwill ambassador of the Britain-based Loomba Trust that works for the welfare and education of children of poor widows in India."I am ... Read more...

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Global celebs to join Indian businessman’s campaign for widows


June 17th, 2008 - 4:50 pm ICT by IANS
By Dipankar De Sarkar London, June 17 (IANS) More than 300 international celebrities and stars are set to join an Indian-born businessman campaign for the United Nations to declare a world widows day. ... Read more...

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Sikh judge pans US war on terror - in US embassy


April 15th, 2008 - 11:36 am ICT by admin
By Dipankar De Sarkar London, April 15 (IANS) Britain's most senior Indian-origin judge scolded the US for its 'War on Terror' while delivering an address at a unique Baisakhi day event at the ... Read more...

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