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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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Privileges for US diplomats in India not restored, says Government

NEW DELHI: Privileges including airport passes to US diplomats and their family members here which were withdrawn following arrest of IFS officer Devyani Khobragade...

Rail Budget: Introduction of vacuum toilets likely

NEW DELHI: Water conservation initiatives such as introduction of environment-friendly vacuum toilets and changes in the design of existing lavatories in trains are some...

Heightened vigil to check black money flow during Delhi polls

NEW DELHI: Central revenue department officials have raised vigil to check any flow of black money from air and land transit points ahead of...

Let’s hope Shri 5000 Bottles loses

M J Akbar How many men do you need to cart over 5000 bottles of whisky into a Delhi warehouse on the eve of an Assembly...

Biometric attendance: Defence Ministry officials top defaulter list

NEW DELHI: The Defence Ministry has topped the list of government organisations whose employees have defaulted in marking their attendance through Aadhaar-enabled biometric system. Most...

Canisterised Agni-V test-fired successfully

BALASORE (ODISHA):  Marking another milestone in the country’s deterrence capability, India on Saturday successfully carried out the maiden canister-based trial of its most potent...

Former Union minister held in Saradha scam

KOLKATA:  Former Union minister Matang Sinh was arrested on Saturday in connection with the Saradha scam by CBI which is now probing his alleged...

Hyderabad girl drops plan to join ISIS

HYDERABAD:  Wanting to join the terror group Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, a 19-year-old girl from the city who was residing in Qatar...

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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...