19/06/2015 8:40 AM IST | Updated 15/07/2016 8:25 AM IST

The Morning Wrap: Bangalore Techie Molested For Taking Ola Cab; Mizoram Churches Reject Yoga Day As It Clashes With Sabbath


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A Bangalore techie, who landed in hometown Mangalore to be at her ailing father-in-law's side, was abused and molested by taxi operators at the airport for trying to take an Ola cab. She made it home in an auto to discover that her father-in-law had just passed away five minutes before she arrived.

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Mizoram's churches have appealed to the people of the state not to participate in International Yoga Day slated for Sunday, as it is the Sabbath, or a day of rest.

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