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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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No law for father-in-law to maintain daughter-in-law: court

New Delhi: A Delhi court has dismissed the plea of a widow seeking interim maintenance from her father-in -law in a domestic violence case,...

Adopt credit system to enhance student mobility, says Smriti Irani

New Delhi: The government Tuesday appealed to all states to adopt and implement the Choice Based Credit System (CBCS) to facilitate student mobility across...

Do not pollute Ganga, says Modi

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi Tuesday made a public appeal to not pollute the Ganga river while calling for a “time-bound, swift action...

Parrikar : Pak boat men ‘suspected terrorists’

NEW DELHI: Amid questions over the ‘boat’ operation, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar Monday said “circumstantial evidence” indicated that the occupants of the vessel were...

Columbia economist Panagariya is NITI Aayog’s vice chairman

DELHI: Arvind Panagariya, a free-market Indian-American economist, will run the newly-created NITI Aayog, which replaces the 65-year-old Planning Commission, along with a team of...

Validate traditional knowledge with modern science, says Mashelkar

Kolkata: Eminent Indian scientist and former CSIR director general Raghunath Anant Mashelkar Monday stressed the need for validating traditional practices, such as Ayurveda, with...

Three Kerala ministers took bribes from bar owners, says Achuthanandan

Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala Finance Minister K M Mani was not the only one who received bribes from bar owners, but Home Minister Ramesh Chennithala and...

Insurance, houses for Jagannath servitors in Odisha

Bhubaneswar: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik Monday said that the government will provide insurance cover and houses to the servitors of Lord Jagannath Temple...

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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...