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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...

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...

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Those facing defeat should not misinterpret election results, says Naidu

New Delhi: With rivals targeting him over his “referendum” remarks on Delhi polls, Union Minister M Venkaiah Naidu today said certain sections of political...

Swine Flu alert sounded in hospitals across Chattisgarh

Raipur: In the wake of increasing Swine Flu cases in Chhattisgarh, the health department has issued an alert to all medical colleges and hospitals...

NDMA team to inspect Phutkal river blockade in JK

Jammu: A team of National Disaster Management Authority will reach Ladakh to formulate an action plan to respond to landslides and clear blockage of...

1 more succumbs to swine flu, death toll reaches 68 in Rajasthan

Jaipur: One more person succumbed to swine flu in Rajasthan, taking the toll to 68 this year, an official of the state medical and...

SC says election to be quashed if candidate’s crime not disclosed

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court Thursday held that the election of a candidate, who has concealed his or her criminal antecedents during nomination process,...

BJP’s Shatru praises Kejriwal

NEW DELHI: A constant target for BJP during the campaigning for the Delhi assembly polls, Arvind Kejriwal Thursday came in for some praise from...

Christians demand justice over Delhi church attacks

NEW DELHI: Angry over a spate of “attacks” on churches, members of the Christian community Thursday staged a major protest in the city ahead...

Kejriwal’s EVM tampering claim ‘unacceptable’: EC

NEW DELHI: The Election Commission (EC) Wednesday night rejected Aam Aadmi Party leader Arvind Kejriwal’s claim that electronic voting machines (EVMs) can be tampered...

FROM THE MAGAZINES

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