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Arya Rajendran 21-year-old student set to become Mayor in Kerala

Thiruvananthapuram: The CPI(M) has chosen 21-year-old Arya Rajendran as its Mayor candidate after the party’s district committee and state committee sanctioned her...

Petrol, diesel sales recover

IANS New Delhi The worst phase for oil marketing companies may be over due to smart...

Many states announce easing of COVID curbs

New Delhi/Chandigarh/Mumbai: In the fight against COVID-19, Haryana and Sikkim are the latest to extend lockdown from Monday but have eased curbs...

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6-yr-old nephew of Unnao rape-cum-murder victim missing: Police UNNAO (UP):  A six-year-old nephew of the woman, who was allegedly...

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Govt can’t interfere in certification process: I&B ministry officials

PTI NEW DELHI With the row over film ‘Udta Punjab’ escalating, Information and Broadcasting ministry officials today asserted that the certification process is independent and even...

Tata Group donates $8.8 mn to Britain’s Royal Society

IANS MUMBAI The Tata Group has donated $8.8 million (GBP 5.6 million) to the Royal Society, London, for its prestigious University Research Fellowships scheme to support...

Long term desire to go back to academia: Rajan

PTI NEW DELHI Refusing to comment on intense speculation over his tenure extension, RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan today said he has very “cordial” relations with Finance...

‘Killing women, children is un-Islamic’

IANS NEW DELHI Killing innocent women and children in bombings and suicide attacks is against the essence of jihad and the tenets of Islam, says Al...

Legal reforms panel supports law to encourage out-of-court settlements

PTI NEW DELHI A proposal of the government to bring a law to provide legislative backing to out-of-court settlements to reduce court cases has received the...

Kidney racket: 3 more arrested

PTI NEW DELHI Two women were among three more persons arrested Tuesday in connection with the kidney racket busted in Apollo Hospital here last week, taking...

Antrix-Devas deal: ED to attach assets of accused under PMLA

PTI NEW DELHI After slapping a Rs 1,200 crore FEMA violation notice in the Antrix-Devas deal, the ED is set to attach assets worth crores of...

Monsoon likely to hit Kerala in 48 hours

PTI NEW DELHI The much-awaited southwest monsoon is expected to hit the Kerala coast in next two days. However, there is going to be “no significant”...

FROM THE MAGAZINES

Staying healthy in the monsoons

While the monsoons bring relief to hundreds of thousands of Goans, the season also heralds several common and sometimes deadly air and...

Rhyme and reflection

ANNA FERNANDES | NT BUZZ For Michael Jerome Koola becoming an author was always on the cards. And despite...

Going green

Samraat Club of Marcel in collaboration with the Rotary Club of Panjim organised a function at Vitthal Devasthan Hall, Bazarwada, Marcel.

Probing extra-terrestrial planets

The Collaborative Learning Cafe, an initiative by the Friends of Jesuits of the Goa Province organised an online talk titled ‘Five ideas...