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MCD councillors, officers living like lords, while COVID-19 workers do not get pay: HC

PTI New Delhi The Delhi High Court Friday said it intends to stop all non-essential, discretionary...

Governments can come and go but cultural nationalism is here to stay

IANS New Delhi On Friday, when President Ramnath Kovind donated Rs 5 lakh in personal capacity...

Allegation against Dhananjay Munde serious: NCP

PTI Mumbai Amid demand for the resignation of Maharashtra Minister Dhananjay Munde, accused of rape by...

Charismatic performance by Army has boosted country’s morale: Rajnath

PTI Lucknow Defence Minister Rajnath Singh, on Saturday, said the Indian Army has boosted the morale...

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Delhi court regrets granting bail to college principal

New Delhi: A court here has observed that it would not have granted anticipatory bail to G K Arora, principal of Bhimrao Ambedkar College,...

Incursions by Chinese Army unacceptable, says Rijiju

New Delhi: In the wake of recent face-off at the LAC in Ladakh, Minister of State for Home Kiren Rijiju today made it clear...

Meghalaya flood toll stands at 52, waters recede

Shillong: Flash floods and landslides claimed the lives of at least 52 person in Meghalaya as properties worth several crore of rupees were damaged,...

Demographic dividend, demand will take India to new heights: Modi

NEW YORK: Cheered by a frenzied crowd of thousands of Indians at the historic Madison Square Garden here, Prime Minister Narendra Modi Sunday called...

President’s rule imposed in Maharashtra

NEW DELHI: President’s rule was imposed on Sunday in poll-bound Maharashtra, three days after the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) snapped its 15-year-old ties with...

I will sit as common man on Bench: new CJI Dattu

NEW DELHI: Justice H L Dattu, who was Sunday sworn in as the new Chief Justice of India (CJI), said that he will sit...

Panneerselvam to be new Tamil Nadu CM

CHENNAI: Handpicked by J Jayalalithaa, O Panneerselvam, the ‘Mr Faithful’ of the AIADMK chief, is all set to be the new Chief Minister of...

Jaya to move Karnataka HC today for bail

BANGALORE/CHENNAI: Lawyers for jailed AIADMK chief J Jayalalithaa will move the Karnataka High Court on Monday for bail for her while they were also...

FROM THE MAGAZINES

IFFI begins in COVID times

The 51st edition of the International Film Festival of India (IFFI) that is in hybrid mode this year, was inaugurated yesterday. NT...

20 Wiki regrets

Frederick Noronha A few days ago, on Friday, January 15, Wikipedia celebrated its 20th birthday. Some youngsters might find...

Suffer the children

Luis Dias To many of us growing up, fado was synonymous with Amália Rodrigues. Apart from one solitary 45...

The New Christian Bramhan Nobiliarchy

Tensing Rodrigues Could it be a mere chance that the new Christian bramhan nobiliarchy that arose within the first...