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RSS-BJP coordination missing in Chitrakoot

The bypoll, which Congress won, was necessitated following the death of the sitting Congress MLA, Prem Singh. Read More...

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‘Softer’ police functions can be outsourced to private agencies: Report

8.5 mn are employed in this sector, while police employs 2.2mn. Read More...

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‘India loves Modi, likes Trump, wants hard line in J&K’

Among the prominent findings of the survey, nearly nine-in-ten Indians held a favourable opinion of Modi, comparable to their view of him in 2015. Read More...

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Andhra Boat tragedy is a wake-up call

The boat, which capsized last Sunday killing 23 people, had a capacity for 10, but was carrying 44 persons. Read More...

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Naidu will invite PM of Singapore to Amaravati

Buoyed with the National Green Tribunal (NGT) clearance to his pet project Amaravati, Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu has decided to invite Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong to lay some foundation stones for the construction of the green field capital city in the last week of January 2018. Read More...

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Petrol pumps flout rule, add cancer-causing pollutants to air

Vapours of petrol and diesel are carcinogenic and add to Delhi’s already toxic air pollution. Read More...

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Women’s participation rises at Hunar Haat

The marketplace allows artisans to connect directly with traders. Read More...

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Supplementary exams’ norms changed for DU law students

Students will have to invest an extra year if they want to clear their backlog. Read More...

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Customers missing, Delhi’s lone legal opium shop about to shut

The one-room small shop near Naiwalan has been operating since 1954 under the medicines and toiletries preparations wing of the Excise Department. Read More...

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Militant Majid returns home

The 20-year-old footballer had joined the Lashkar-e-Tayyaba last week. Read More...

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Centre to enhance peace efforts in J&K, Mehbooba may visit Delhi

A slew of measures would be adopted by the Centre to enhance peace efforts in Jammu & Kashmir, sources have said. Read More...

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Moderate snowfall in Kashmir

Moderate snowfall has been witnessed in the hilly ranges of Kashmir in the past few days. Moderate snowfall was witnessed in the upper reaches of the central district of Budgham and southern Shopian district on Saturday morning. Read More...

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Fintech startups simplify digital money lending

‘With digital data points, the risk factor has reduced significantly in the unsecured lending space.’ Read More...

Business
‘Air Canada has great confidence in Indian market’

Margaret Skinner of Air Canada says that the direct flights from Delhi and Mumbai to Toronto and Vancouver have been successful.Read More...

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People with disabilities participate in adventure sports

A visually-impaired man has brought together People with Disabilities (PwDs) to participate in adventure sports alongside able-bodied people. Read More...

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Brexit tensions split Tories into Centrists and Thatcherites

The EU Withdrawal Bill underwent its second reading in Parliament. Labour Remainers and Tory Brexit Mutineers rallied to stop the Bill becoming fixed in UK law and effective on 19 March 2019. Read More...

World
‘End of Mafia boss Riina not the end of Cosa Nostra’

Notorious Sicilian Mafia ‘boss of all bosses’ Toto Riina was the most savage of all, earning him the nickname ‘The Beast’. Read More...

World
Hariri will reach Lebanon on Wednesday

Saad al-Hariri, who resigned as Lebanon’s prime minister this month while in Saudi Arabia, told President Michel Aoun in a phone call he would be in Lebanon on Wednesday for Independence Day celebrations, Aoun said on Twitter on Saturday. Read More...

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19 arrested post Buddhist, Muslim violence

Sri Lankan police arrested 19 people after a clash between “extremists” from the majority Buddhist and minority Muslim communities in which four people were injured, a spokesman said on Saturday. Read More...

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US military discloses report on sexual abuse

The latest survey shows 14,900 service members experienced some kind of sexual assault in 2016. Read More...

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North Korea rules out negotiations with U.S.

‘Pyongyang’s nuclear program is deterrent to the nuclear threat from US’. Read More...

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‘There is a wealth of talent in Karnataka, and that is an advantage for manufacturers’

Vikram S. Kirloskar, Vice Chairman of Toyota Kirloskar Motor, talks about Karnataka’s support system for industries. Read More...

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DU colleges compromise with fire safety, play with students’ lives

Many colleges, including LSR, are functioning without fire clearance certificates. Read More...

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Designer duo whose client list includes Beyonce, Rihanna

Falguni and Shane Peacock started their label—Falguni Shane Peacock (FSP)—13 years back. Today, they are known the world over for their signature style—a blend of feathers, sequence and prints—that can be seen in their best-loved collections. FSP is a unique dynamic luxury brand that caters exclusively to women. Falguni Shane Peacock’s international patronage includes celebrities like Gwen Stefani, Paris Hilton, Katy Perry among others. In a candid conversation with Priya Singh, the husband-wife designer duo talks about their international clientele and their Indian connect, while revealing some interesting details about their upcoming project. Read More...

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Emerging design talent at India Fashion Week London

The third season of the India Fashion Week London concluded on 12 November at the Olympia, London. The four-day event was organised with a view to providing a platform to emerging Indian designers and showcasing their work for a global audience. From traditional folk attires to modern urban outfits, the exhibits covered a wide range of styles. A report by Swati Singh. Read More...

Fashion
Karnataka will be global hub of industry, technology

Chief Minister Siddaramaiah on the road map for making Karnataka a world leader.Read More...

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‘There is a wealth of talent in Karnataka, and that is an advantage for manufacturers’

Vikram S. Kirloskar, Vice Chairman of Toyota Kirloskar Motor, talks about Karnataka’s support system for industries. Read More...

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Brexit tensions split Tories into Centrists and Thatcherites

The EU Withdrawal Bill underwent its second reading in Parliament. Labour Remainers and Tory Brexit Mutineers rallied to stop the Bill becoming fixed in UK law and effective on 19 March 2019. Read More...

World
Ranvir Shorey: Performance and poise

Actor Ranvir Shorey, known for his critically acclaimed work in films like Khosla Ka Ghosla and Bheja Fry, now features in India’s only full-length movie on the issue of climate change, Kadvi Hawa, which releases next week. He speaks to Bulbul Sharma about finding a balance between alternative and mainstream cinema. Read More...

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Naidu will invite PM of Singapore to Amaravati

Buoyed with the National Green Tribunal (NGT) clearance to his pet project Amaravati, Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu has decided to invite Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong to lay some foundation stones for the construction of the green field capital city in the last week of January 2018. Read More...

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Why is the literary circuit always in a festive mood?

Literary festivals are now part of a thriving industry, which gets bigger and more diverse with every passing year. But does the lit-fest circuit help our literary scene? Nirmala Govindarajan reports. Read More...

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