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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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CBSE Class 12 exam cancelled

New Delhi: The government on Tuesday decided to cancel the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) Class 12 board exams amid the...

IMD predicts normal monsoon in June

New Delhi: The southwest monsoon is likely to be normal in north and south India, above-normal in central India and below-normal in...

Dal Lake: Srinagar

A man steers a boat as it rains over Dal Lake in Srinagar on Tuesday.

Daily COVID count in India lowest in 54 days

New Delhi: India reported 1,27,510 fresh COVID-19 cases, the lowest in 54 days, while the daily positivity rate dropped to 6.62 per...

Centre to act against ex-Bengal chief secy

Show-cause notice served under Disaster Management Act New Delhi: The Union Home Ministry has served a show-cause notice on...

TV actor Karan Mehra held for beating up wife

Mumbai: Popular television actor Karan Mehra was arrested for allegedly beating up his wife at their residence in Mumbai, a police official...

Climate change behind one in three heat-related deaths globally: study

New Delhi: Human-induced global warming is responsible for over a third of all deaths in which heat played a role in the...

NATIONAL SCAN

DRDO issues directions on usage of anti-COVID drug 2-DG New Delhi: The Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) on...

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