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10 newborns perish in state-run hospital fire in Maharashtra

PTI Bhandara In a horrific tragedy, ten newborns died after a fire broke out at a...

Bird flu spreads its tentacles

PTI New Delhi A bird flu outbreak has been confirmed in seven states, the Centre said...

23 Indian sailors stuck in China to return on Jan 14: Union Minister

PTI New Delhi Twenty-three Indian sailors stuck in China will return on January 14, Union Minister...

Allegation against Dhananjay Munde serious: NCP

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

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50-year-old anganwadi worker gang-raped, killed by priest, accomplices

Budaun (UP): A 50-year-old anganwadi worker was gang-raped and brutally murdered allegedly by a priest and his two accomplices in Budaun district...

Farmers leaders prepare for ‘Tractor March’ today

​New Delhi: The protest by farmers camping at the borders of the national capital continued for the 42nd day on Wednesday. The...

Biennial Legislative Council polls in UP, AP on Jan 28

New Delhi: The Election Commission has announced the date for the biennial Legislative Council polls in Uttar Pradesh and Andhra Pradesh. In...

Second dry run across nation tomorrow

New Delhi: As a simulation of the actual execution of the COVID-19 vaccine roll-out that is expected to begin in a few days,...

Govt warns against fake Co-WIN apps

New Delhi: The Union Health Ministry on Wednesday cautioned people against downloading and sharing personal information on some apps named Co-WIN, “created...

CPCB to identify ‘point sources’ of ammonia pollution in Yamuna: NGT

New Delhi: The National Green Tribunal-appointed Yamuna Monitoring Committee has asked the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) to identify ‘point sources’ of...

Doctors remove toy bulb from 9-year-old’s lungs

Hyderabad: Doctors at a Hyderabad hospital removed a bulb from a nine-year-old boy’s lungs after he had accidentally swallowed it. Prakash of...

Sabarmati Ashram reopens for visitors after 9 months

Ahmedabad: The historic Sabarmati Ashram here has reopened its doors for visitors, after remaining closed for over nine months due to the...

FROM THE MAGAZINES

A lacklustre affair

This is just another year at IFFI with lots of money involved but little to show for it NT...

The Compromised IFFI

RAMNATH N PAI RAIKAR Terry Eagleton, the well-known British literary theorist had once said, “After all, if you do...

Asmitai Dis

Sanjeev V Sardesai Today, on January 16, 2021, we celebrate the historic Opinion Poll Day as ‘Asmitai Dis’! Let...

Sleep is the best medicine

Deepika Rathod A good night’s sleep makes one happy and feel rejuvenated. It also has innumerable benefits on the...