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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...

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...

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SC pulls up Centre on vaccination policy

Seeks details of money spent on procuring COVID jabs New Delhi: Observing courts cannot be “silent spectators” when constitutional...

Face mask to create awareness about COVID-19 safety

A family stands next to an art installation adorned with a face mask to create awareness about COVID-19 safety protocols, in Kolkata...

Cabinet approves Model Tenancy Act

Govt says it will help overhaul legal framework New Delhi: The Union cabinet on Wednesday approved the Model Tenancy...

India logs 1.32 lakh fresh COVID cases

New Delhi: India added 1,32,788 new coronavirus infections taking the country’s tally of COVID-19 cases to 2,83,07,832, while the daily positivity rate...

Patnaik pitches for COVID vaccine procurement by Centre

Bhubaneswar: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Wednesday wrote to all the chief ministers in the country, urging them to build a...

Over 8,700 died on railway tracks during last year’s lockdown

New Delhi: Over 8,700 people were mowed down on railway tracks in 2020 even though passenger train services were severely curtailed due...

Norms for clearing foreign COVID-19 vaccines eased by DCGI

New Delhi: India’s apex drug regulator has waived the requirement of testing every batch of foreign-made COVID-19 vaccines by the Central Drugs...

Ayurveda and allopathy coexist here

600 patients treated successfully at AIIA New Delhi: Amid a controversy over Yoga guru Ramdev’s remarks on allopathy and...

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