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Signal failure led to LS TV blackout, says probe report

NEW DELHI: Failure to receive signals from the nine automatic cameras in Lok Sabha resulted in the blackout of Lok Sabha TV during the crucial proceedings for passage of the Telangana bill, a probe has found.

India blocks 43 more Chinese mobile apps

PTI New Delhi India on Tuesday blocked 43 more Chinese mobile apps, including Alibaba Group Holding’s...

Karnataka CM defers move on Lingayats-in-OBC-list

Bengaluru: Karnataka Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa on Friday deferred at a last minute a proposal to recommend inclusion of the Veerashaiva-Lingayat...

Cong’s crisis manager Ahmed Patel passes away

PTI New Delhi The Congress party’s top strategist and troubleshooter Ahmed Patel died in a Gurugram...

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PM Modi reviews security situation after 4 JeM terrorists killed

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi reviewed the security apparatus along the International Border and the Line of Control with Pakistan on...

CBSE secy assures board exams will happen

New Delhi: The CBSE exams for class 10 and 12 will happen for sure and a schedule is likely to be announced...

Modi, Bhutam PM jointly launch RuPay card

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi along with his Bhutanese counterpart Lotay Tshering on Friday launched RuPay card Phase-II that will allow...

Experts doubt mouthwash can kill coronavirus

New Delhi: As we go through studies claiming that widely-available mouthwashes can kill the deadly novel coronavirus, health experts in India cast...

Indo-Pacific concept a rejection of spheres of influence: Jaishankar

New Delhi: The concept of Indo-Pacific is a rejection of the spheres of influence and a reiteration that the world cannot be...

IAF chief flies indigenous Light Combat Helicopter

Bengaluru: Indian Air Force (IAF) Chief of Air Staff Air Chief Marshal Rakesh Kumar Singh Bhadauria flew the home-grown Light Combat Helicopter...

Delhi’s air quality continues to remain poor

New Delhi: Delhi’s air quality was recorded in the “poor” category on Friday while central government agencies said it is likely to...

‘Karnataka to ban ‘love jihad’, cattle slaughter’

Bengaluru: A ban on ‘love jihad’ and cattle slaughter would be a reality in Karnataka very soon, BJP national general secretary C...

FROM THE MAGAZINES

Love under threat

Interfaith couples uneasy as ‘love jihad’ storm rages, gathers force Trisha Mukherjee and Manik Gupta Crisscrossing...

Unfunny times

While many comedians started performing online during the lockdown, it has not worked for most. And even now the comedy industry is...

Where have all the picnics gone?

Frederick Noronha Maybe I’m just imagining it, or maybe it’s how you feel when the years add up. But,...

The benefits of antioxidants

Maneka Sanjay Gandhi The oxygen that we breathe helps to break down the molecules in the food so that...