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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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Gujarat Lions in ‘weak health, shocked’ after floods: report

DELHI : Ten endangered Asiatic lions, 1670 blue bulls and 87 spotted deer were amongst hundreds of wild animals killed in the recent floods...

Bihar hits election mode, 100kgs of explosives found in Patna

PATNA : Bomb disposal squads from Delhi and Kolkota were sent to Bihar over the weekend after the police seized around 100 kilograms of...

Village in MP becomes free of open defecation

BHOPAL : A village in Madhya Pradesh’s Chhindwara district is claimed to have become free of open defecation due to efforts made by the...

Eurozone huddles, agrees on Greek bailout package

AFP   BRUSSELS Eurozone leaders on Monday struck a deal on plans for a bailout to prevent debt-stricken Greece from crashing out of the euro after Athens...

MPs drop plans to discuss salary hike

PTI   NEW DELHI Facing flak over recommendations for a hefty hike in the salary and allowances of MPs, a Parliamentary panel on Monday  shelved plans for...

12 districts ‘Very Highly Prone’ to cyclones: IMD scientist

PTI   NEW DELHI 12 districts, all on the east coast, are “very highly prone” and 41 “highly prone” to cyclones in the country, a paper by...

Oppn may discuss parliamentary strategy at Sonia’s Iftar party today

PTI   NEW DELHI With the Modi Government battling propriety issues over the Lalit Modi row and the furore on Vyapam scam, leaders of “like-minded” parties will...

Former Bihar CM seeks ‘respectable’ number of Assembly seats from NDA

PTI   PATNA Former Bihar Chief Minister and Hindustani Awam Morcha (HAM) chief Jitan Ram Manjhi Sunday demanded a ‘respectable’ number of seats in the upcoming Assembly...

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Revving towards recovery

After 64 per cent drop in sales in May, automobile manufacturers are again looking at growth With COVID-19 situation easing across various...

Ideathon 2021 challenges innovators with tech-based healthcare ideas

Fostering innovation during the pandemic distress, Ideathon 2021, a contest for affordable technology innovations in the healthcare sector is presently open for...

Fighting fit at fifty

Verna based GMI Zarhak Moulders Pvt Ltd, marks its 50th anniversary today. A company that, started out as a tiny unit doing...

Changed vaccination policy- Early signs of good results

By DM Deshpande The government recently announced a new vaccination policy. This is a much needed course correction that...