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ew Delhi, Apr 29 (PTI) A circular issued by the Delhi University’s Department of Social Work (DSW) asking students to wear “proper dress” in the hostel’s common room has gone viral following which authorities said the direction was meant only for ...
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A Reading-based club was duped out of £28,000, but Barclays was only able to recover £8.90. Other volunteer groups and charities should bewareTreasurers of community groups and small charities have been warned to be extremely wary after a youth football club was conned out of more than £28,000 by[...]
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