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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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Bazaz’s Kashmir premonition came true hours later

By Sheikh Qayoom|IANS Srinagar: Tawheed Bazaz, 35, a resident of this Jammu and Kashmir summer capital, had a premonition that the flood waters which had...

Sena says no to BJP demand for 135 seats in M’rashtra; ties under strain

MUMBAI: Talking tough, Shiv Sena Monday rejected BJP’s proposal for contesting 135 seats in the October 15 Maharashtra assembly elections, suggesting there existed the...

Over 2.26 lakh people rescued in flood-hit Jammu Kashmir

Jammu: Over 2.26 lakh people have been rescued in Jammu and Kashmir so far as the rescue and relief operations in the flood-ravaged state...

Train services partially resume in Kashmir Valley

New Delhi: Railways today partially resumed train services in Kashmir Valley following restoration of tracks damaged by flood waters. Train services commenced between Srinagar...

India to enter Mars orbit Sep 24

Bangalore: An Indian spacecraft will enter Mars Sep 24 for scientific exploration of the red planet after a 300-day voyage through inter-planetary space, a...

Chinese President Xi’s wife to visit Delhi school

New Delhi: Chinese President Xi Jinping’s wife Peng Liyuan will visit a school here and interact with a select group of students, a top...

India slams Pak for clean chit to Saeed, demands his arrest

New Delhi: India today hit out at Pakistan for its remarks that Hafiz Saeed had no case against him and he was free to...

Reveal source of documents against CBI director: SC to Prashant Bhushan

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday directed advocate Prashant Bhushan, who has levelled allegations against CBI Director Ranjit Sinha of protecting accused in...

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...