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Bird flu spreads its tentacles

PTI New Delhi A bird flu outbreak has been confirmed in seven states, the Centre said...

Allegation against Dhananjay Munde serious: NCP

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

Govt-farmers talks will take place as scheduled: Tomar

PTI New Delhi The government’s ninth round of negotiations with protesting farmer unions will take place...

Delhi cabinet gives nod to set up Konkani academy

New Delhi: The Delhi cabinet on Friday approved the setting up of a Konkani academy to facilitate the growth and promotion of...

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Xi open-minded, realistic, can learn from India: Dalai

MUMBAI: As Xi Jinping held talks with Prime Minister Narendra Modi, exiled Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lama on Thursday hailed the Chinese President as...

Uproot Congress-NCP govt in Maharashtra: Amit Shah

KOLHAPUR (MAHARASHTRA): BJP president Amit Shah on Thursday gave a clarion call to “uproot the scam-ridden Congress-NCP” government in Maharashtra to ensure the state’s...

Modi serving ‘dhokla’ to Xi when incursions continue: Congress

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi is serving ‘dhokla’ to Chinese President Xi Jinping when incursions from that country continue, Congress leaders said on...

Hyderabad police stops BJP from hoisting national flag

IANS HYDERABAD: Tension prevailed at the Golconda Fort here Wednesday as police arrested some activists of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) trying to hoist the...

Udupi fishermen protest scuba diving at Netrani island

NT NETWORK MENGALORE: Located 20 nautical miles away from Bhatkal lies the heart shaped island of Netrani. The island is located approximately 10 nautical miles...

Home Minister to attend SAARC meet in Kathmandu

PTI NEW DELHI: Home Minister Rajnath Singh will leave for Kathmandu today (Thursday) to attend the sixth meeting of SAARC Home Ministers to be held...

Nithari convict Koli shifted from Meerut to Dasna jail

IANS GHAZIABAD: Nithari killing convict Surender Koli was Wednesday shifted back from the Meerut jail to the Dasna jail here. The decision to shift him back...

Assembly bypolls: major blow to BJP in UP, Rajasthan

PTI NEW DELHI: The BJP was Tuesday dealt a severe blow in its strongholds in Uttar Pradesh, Rajasthan and Gujarat when it lost 13 of...

FROM THE MAGAZINES

A lacklustre affair

This is just another year at IFFI with lots of money involved but little to show for it NT...

Asmitai Dis

Sanjeev V Sardesai Today, on January 16, 2021, we celebrate the historic Opinion Poll Day as ‘Asmitai Dis’! Let...

Sleep is the best medicine

Deepika Rathod A good night’s sleep makes one happy and feel rejuvenated. It also has innumerable benefits on the...

The Compromised IFFI

RAMNATH N PAI RAIKAR Terry Eagleton, the well-known British literary theorist had once said, “After all, if you do...