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Goa casino owner held in Karnataka

BENGALURU: The CBI has arrested an RBI official and a JD-S leader K C Veerendra, who also owns a casino in Goa, in connection...

HC junks plea by Juhi Chawla against 5G, imposes Rs 20 lakh cost

New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Friday dismissed the lawsuit filed by actor-environmentalist Juhi Chawla against the setting up of 5G...

Cabinet clears Rs 23,123 cr COVID fund

New Delhi: The Union cabinet Thursday approved a Rs 23,123-crore package for improving health infrastructure to fight COVID-19 as part of which...

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...

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Human rights situation in Tibet deteriorating, says NGO

IANS Dharamsala: The human rights situation in Tibet is deteriorating despite the promise of reforms by the Chinese government, an NGO said on Sunday. The human...

Swine flu in Gujarat: five more succumb, death toll reaches 71

PTI Ahmedabad: With five more persons succumbing to swine flu in Gujarat on Sunday, the death toll in the state since January has reached 71....

Nitish to stake claim today to form govt

PTI PATNA: The power struggle in Bihar JD-U appeared headed for a full-fledged confrontation in the assembly as Nitish Kumar prepared to stake claim on...

PM assures more funds to states

PTI NEW DELHI:  Exhorting Chief Ministers to bury differences to help India achieve high growth and create jobs, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday  promised...

Exit polls predict victory for AAP in Delhi

PTI NEW DELHI: A record 67.14 per cent turnout was registered Saturday in the fiercely fought Delhi assembly polls where Bharatiya Janata Party and Aam...

Rajya Sabha polls in J-K today, Azad faces tough test

PTI Jammu: Elections to four Rajya Sabha seats in Jammu and Kashmir will be held today with seven candidates in the fray including Congress’ Ghulam...

AAP objects to BJP’s advertisement in newspapers

PTI New Delhi: The front page BJP advertisement in various national newspapers today triggered a controversy with Aam Aadmi Party alleging violation of Model Code...

Bedi not allowed to campaign in Krishna Nagar

PTI New Delhi: BJP’s chief ministerial candidate Kiran Bedi’s visit to Muslim dominated-Khajuri Khas area of Krishna Nagar constituency today was marked by protests with...

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Getting 16 aboard on SAIL

Programmed over 10 months, Sunaparanta Art Initiator Lab (SAIL) is the new mentorship programme for 16 creative practitionerswho will synthesise art together....

Amped up

Brother-sister duo Merak’s latest track ‘Big Fishes’ attempts to protest the status quo and at the same time leaves listeners hooked to...

Protein foods: Choose them right

Rohini Diniz Dietary proteins are derived from foods of animal and plant origin and should provide between 10-15 per...

Living a masked life on campus

Most hoped that mask-wearing would be a provisional phase, but now, it appears that it will linger longer than anticipated