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MCD councillors, officers living like lords, while COVID-19 workers do not get pay: HC

PTI New Delhi The Delhi High Court Friday said it intends to stop all non-essential, discretionary...

Governments can come and go but cultural nationalism is here to stay

IANS New Delhi On Friday, when President Ramnath Kovind donated Rs 5 lakh in personal capacity...

Allegation against Dhananjay Munde serious: NCP

PTI Mumbai Amid demand for the resignation of Maharashtra Minister Dhananjay Munde, accused of rape by...

Charismatic performance by Army has boosted country’s morale: Rajnath

PTI Lucknow Defence Minister Rajnath Singh, on Saturday, said the Indian Army has boosted the morale...

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Hizb chief Saif-Ul-Islam Mir killed near Srinagar

Srinagar: Hizbul Mujahideen chief Saif-Ul-Islam Mir was killed in an encounter on the outskirts of the city on Sunday, police said, describing...

NDA for Modi’s appeal to score over Oppn

Muzaffarpur/Darbhanga (Bihar): The smooth highway coursing through Muzaffarpur into Mithilanchal is not only a gateway to a distinct cultural landscape but also...

India has lowest COVID-19 cases per million globally

New Delhi: Active cases of COVID-19 in India remained below 6 lakh for the third consecutive day, comprising  only 6.97 per cent of...

Hoteliers, restaurant owners welcome FSSAI decision

Mumbai: The Federation of Hotel and Restaurant Associations of India (FHRAI) on Saturday welcomed Food Safety and Standards Authority of India’s (FSSAI)...

NATIONAL SCAN

Similipal National Park opens for tourists BARIPADA (ODISHA): The Similipal National  Park was thrown open to visitors on Sunday...

PM Modi flays Opposition for playing ‘dirty politics’ over Pulwama attack

IANS New Delhi Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday flayed certain opposition parties for “playing dirty...

Respect for women to be inculcated in UP school boys

IANS Lucknow With the aim to teach boys in Uttar Pradesh that they should respect a...

President, VP, PM, HM pay tributes to Sardar Patel

PTI New Delhi President Ram Nath Kovind, Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu, Prime Minister Narendra Modi...

FROM THE MAGAZINES

IFFI begins in COVID times

The 51st edition of the International Film Festival of India (IFFI) that is in hybrid mode this year, was inaugurated yesterday. NT...

20 Wiki regrets

Frederick Noronha A few days ago, on Friday, January 15, Wikipedia celebrated its 20th birthday. Some youngsters might find...

Suffer the children

Luis Dias To many of us growing up, fado was synonymous with Amália Rodrigues. Apart from one solitary 45...

The New Christian Bramhan Nobiliarchy

Tensing Rodrigues Could it be a mere chance that the new Christian bramhan nobiliarchy that arose within the first...