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Castle in the air

Saturday, 24 July 2021

Glitz and guts

Saturday, 24 July 2021

Rallying forces

Friday, 23 July 2021
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Entertainment

Playing older character on-screen was fun: Gauahar Khan

Friday, 23 July 2021

Actress Gauahar Khan, who plays a pivotal role in her latest film "14 Phere", says that it was a fun ride for her to portray an elderly funny lady on-screen. Gauahar told IANS: "When the first brief came to me, I was asked if I am ok to play an older...

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Agenda

Feel the burn?

Sunday, 18 July 2021

Employee burnout is the result of employees exhausting their emotional and physical energy in an unhealthy manner. It has a negative impact on both personal...

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Train Man’s Memoirs

Sunday, 11 July 2021

Name - My Train 18 Story Author - Sudhanshu Mani Publisher - Kiva Prakashan, Rs  295 My Train 18 Story brings out the stifling bureaucracy of Indian Railways....

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Trading with China: India needs to be firm

Sunday, 18 July 2021

In view of the failure of global policy to engage China and uncertainty over China’s behaviour in future, it is time for India and the...

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The path of our actions

Sunday, 18 July 2021

The course of our actions leads us to be conscious that our present consciousness is contaminated with local forces, writes Vipin Gupta In the current scenario,...

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Features

It takes Chutzpah

Saturday, 24 July 2021

Actor Manjot Singh tells Christy Varghese that creating reactions, in the absence of co-stars, was a challenge during the shooting of the new series Say Manjot...

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Africa's Covid 3rd wave at crossroads: WHO

Friday, 23 July 2021

The third wave of the coronavirus pandemic in Africa is at a crossroads, a World Health Organization (WHO) official said. As the rate of new cases...

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Great performance from Farhan Akhtar

Sunday, 18 July 2021

Toofan      Amazon Prime Video *ing: Paresh Rawal, Farhan Akhtar, Mrunal Thakur, Supriya Pathak, Vijay Raaz, Darshan Kumaar Rated: 6.5/10 It appears that director Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra and...

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Talktime - ‘Fitness is not about starving yourself’

Sunday, 18 July 2021

Gul Panag | Her recent Instagram post has got many people talking. Panag tells Musba Hashmi that it is easy for people to appreciate a...

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Young & happening

Sunday, 18 July 2021

Today’s young brigade are go-getters and looking for avenues that can help the community to better their lives. SHALINI SAKSENA caught up with three such...

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Create to live

Wednesday, 21 July 2021

Content writing and marketing jobs are in trend. Dr Rana Singh tells you how one can make a career in the field Every content creator has...

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Delhi Metro installs Olympics selfie points to cheer athletes

Saturday, 24 July 2021 | STAFF REPORTER n

To cheer up the athletes participating in Tokyo Olympics, the Delhi Metro authorities have set up a number of selfie points at its prominent stations including at Rajiv Chowk and JLN Stadium. "Pledging support to Indian athletes at the Tokyo Olympics, DMRC has installed selfie points at several prominent stations. Many...

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No decision yet to reopen engineering colleges

Saturday, 24 July 2021 | PNS

A few days after a group of BPUT students met Skill Development Minister Premananda Nayak demanding reopening of its affiliated institutions, a letter of the Skill Development and Technical Education Department regarding commencement of physical classes in all engineering and technical institutions from July 26 is doing the rounds on...

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CM seeks payment of Rs 56K cr dues from CIL

Saturday, 24 July 2021 | PNS

Coal India Limited Chairman, Pramod Agrawal, met Chief Minister Hemant Soren at Secretariat here on Friday. In the course of the meeting, the CM told the CIL Chairman that Rs  56,000 crore is outstanding on the Government land given to Coal India Limited by the State Government for mining. The...

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CM Yogi distributes appointment letters to 6,695 assistant teachers

Saturday, 24 July 2021 | PNS

Distributing appointment letters to 6,696 assistant teachers out of a total vacancy of 69,000 thereby completing the much-awaited process in Lucknow on Friday, Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath warned of strict action against those spreading canards against the transparent recruitment system adopted by the Uttar Pradesh government. He asserted that the government...

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Battle of 2022: Cong banking on defeated generals?

Saturday, 24 July 2021 | PNS

By appointing stalwart and former Chief Minister Harish Rawat as head of its election campaign committee, making Ganesh Godiyal as the new Pradesh Congress Committee (PCC) president and nominating four working presidents, the Congress high command has put the Uttarakhand Congress into an election mode.  Interestingly enough all these leaders entrusted...

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Ensure public participation in cooperative movement: CM

Saturday, 24 July 2021 | Staff Reporter

Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel on Friday said the state government is keen to cover maximum number of people through cooperatives. Efforts should be made to include more common men in the cooperative movement. Several cooperative related activities are being undertaken for the benefit of farmers, he said. Baghel was virtually addressing...

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Photo Gallery

  • Today's Photo: Delhi BJP President Adesh Gupta, along with other senior leaders protest against water shortage

    Today's Photo: Delhi BJP President Adesh Gupta, along with other senior leaders protest against water shortage

  • Today's Photo: People gather at Dumas Beach after ease in COVID-19 lockdown restrictions

    Today's Photo: People gather at Dumas Beach after ease in COVID-19 lockdown restrictions

  • Today's Photo : Huge crowd at Khari Baoli market after the reopen of lockdown in New Delhi

    Today's Photo : Huge crowd at Khari Baoli market after the reopen of lockdown in New Delhi

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5 deaths, 61 fresh virus cases in UP

Friday, 23 July 2021 | PTI | Lucknow

Five more people died from coronavirus in Uttar Pradesh on Friday as 61 fresh cases pushed the state's infection count to 17,08,114, a health bulletin said. The infection has so far claimed 22,748 lives in the state. The fresh deaths were reported from Banda (2), Lakhimpur (2) and Barabanki (1). In the past 24 hours, 61 fresh cases were reported while 86 people recovered from Covid, the bulletin said. The number of recoveries in the state has reached 16,84,369,...

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Exotica

The July issue reflects on the times we live in and documents it at the same time. So, our stories reflect the transformation that has occurred during the pandemic. Our celebrity interview for the month, Vidya Balan was a force to reckon with even before the pandemic hit. With a shift to the OTT platforms, which are not driven by male star power, she has further consolidated her position with films like Sherni, Shakuntala Devi, which have oddball women - who do not fit in with the conventions - as the protagonists. Thus, showcasing successful women, who are different from the norm, on-screen while being one herself. Then, one of our writers documents his three-month-long sojourn through 16 villages. Not only did he get the time to take in the beauty of the Himalayas but it also allowed him an opportunity to reflect on the larger picture of life, his relationships and work-life balance. Cycling, as a hobby and a fitness regime, has taken off since the time the pandemic started. One of our writers teaches you how to pack your ride and take it along with you on a flight. One of the flip sides of our stay-at-home culture is a spike in screen usage - be it laptops, televisions or phones - and the consequent eye problems. Experts tell you what are the best ways to avert, or at least reduce, these. William Dalrymple, the Scottish historian and writer best known for his riveting historicals, has documented the places he went to as he tracked the footsteps of several figures of yore. And another of our regular contributors traces his journey that yielded mesmerising black & white photographs which seem to stand All this and more in the issue.