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Opinion

Educating a global citizen

Tuesday, 24 November 2020

Good enough?

Tuesday, 24 November 2020

Putin’s nyet to Biden

Tuesday, 24 November 2020

Why Trumpism prevails

Monday, 23 November 2020

The vaccine challenge

Monday, 23 November 2020
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Analysis

Fertiliser DBT an illusion

Tuesday, 24 November 2020

Shape the future at cyber speed

Tuesday, 24 November 2020

Focus on primary care

Monday, 23 November 2020

Incomprehensible digital world

Monday, 23 November 2020
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Entertainment

Jassie Gill: Music video culture helps Punjabi singers get film roles

Tuesday, 24 November 2020

Popular singer-actor Jassie Gill feels the concept of music videos has helped Punjabi singers a lot in order to explore acting, revealing that the makers of his Bollywood debut film, Happy Phirr Bhag Jayegi, offered him the acting role after seeing his music videos. "I think it's because of music videos...

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Agenda

The new crisis point Children’s mental health

Sunday, 22 November 2020

As we learn to live with Covid-19 around, things have been particularly harsh for children who are finding  themselves trapped and are struggling to get...

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That flight can wait

Sunday, 08 November 2020

We have a vicious circle, a game of ‘passing the virus’, across socio-economic groups. The break from this pattern depends to a large extent on...

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Women in a just society in New India

Sunday, 22 November 2020

“The awkward fit of theory to actuality is most vivid for poor women in poor economies. These women may depend on others, but lack the...

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Accounting for Karma

Sunday, 22 November 2020

The law of karma provides a system of justice in which one is rewarded for good karma and punished for bad ones, writes Sant Rajinder...

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Features

From stage to screen

Tuesday, 24 November 2020

Directed by Rajat Kapoor, a rendition of the Shakespearean play As You Like It comes to screens for Aadyam’s debut digital theatre fest How many clowns...

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People with eye disease, diabetes at 5-fold risk of severe Covid-19: Study

Tuesday, 24 November 2020

Researchers have revealed that people with diabetes and eye disease have a five-fold increased risk of requiring intubation when hospitalised with Covid-19. The study, published in...

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Get ready for Wellness Adventures in Jamaica

Friday, 30 October 2020

Be honest. When you think about a vacation to Jamaica, you’re thinking about sitting on a beach listening to Bob Marley and eating something jerked....

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Home Theatre

Sunday, 22 November 2020

Predictable & boring mismatched Netflix *ing: Prajakta Koli, Rohit Saraf, Muskkaan Jaferi, Devyani Shorey, Taaruk Raina, Vihaan Samat, Rannvijay Singh, Suhasini Mulay, Vidya Malvade Rated: 5/10 This film...

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Talktime | ‘Theatre is sacred for an actor’

Sunday, 22 November 2020

Aahana Kumra | She was last seen in Khuda Haafiz. The actor speaks with Shalini Saksena about how she had to prepare for essaying Tamena...

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Making world greener

Sunday, 22 November 2020

SHALINI SAKSENA chats up remote sensing data scientist and a PhD student in environmental science and sustainable development to bring you a report on their...

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Skillfully yours

Wednesday, 18 November 2020

Compounding social-emotional learning skills with academic development forms a high-quality learning experience and surrounding which empowers students to be more effective contributors in their classrooms,...

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Pollution led to high Covid death rate in city: Jain

Tuesday, 24 November 2020 | Staff Reporter

Delhi Health Minister Satyendar Jain on Monday attributed the high Covid-19 death rate in the national capital to the pollution caused by stubble-burning and expected a downtrend in it in the next two-three weeks. The pollution due to stubble-burning has caused problems in breathing and those who had Covid-19 inhaled the...

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CM to review rollout status of PWSs

Tuesday, 24 November 2020 | Staff Reporter

Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan will visit various cities and villages of the State and will review the status of implementation of public welfare schemes. Beginning by his visit to various areas of Bhopal today, Chief Minister Chouhan reviewed the construction works and the facilities being provided to the people. After...

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152 Baleswar schools may be closed

Tuesday, 24 November 2020 | UBACHAK MOHATY

As many as 152 Government-run primary schools which have students less than 40 will be abolished after the Government issued guidelines regarding closure of schools for not having adequate strengths. According to reports while 81 schools  have strength less than 40, 71 schools have less than 20. They have been identified ...

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Fighting Covid: 10 fresh check posts at Jamshedpur

Tuesday, 24 November 2020 | PNS

In the wake of a second wave of the COVID-19 pandemic hitting several parts of the country, the district administration has started proactively measures to deal with such a scenario. Though the cases have come down rapidly but as part of the preventive measures, the administration has come up with 10...

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Educational institutions shut down till Dec 31, syllabus slashed by 30% for final exams

Tuesday, 24 November 2020 | Agency

Extending the closure period of schools and colleges, the Himachal cabinet on Monday decided that all government educational institutions such as schools, colleges etc. would remain closed till December 31 for students. However, online studies would commence from November 26. The final examination for class 5th, 8th, 9th and 11th would...

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We want Rs 30,000 cr to fight Covid: CM ahead of PM meet

Tuesday, 24 November 2020 | Staff Reporter

nA day ahead of meeting Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday, Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel on Monday said his government had sought Rs 30,000 crore to fight Covid-19 and the Goods and Services Tax (GST) due to Chhattisgarh has not been cleared by the Centre. He has interacting with the media...

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Mumbai reports 939 new COVID-19 cases, 19 deaths

Tuesday, 24 November 2020 | PTI | Mumbai

Mumbai on Tuesday reported 939 Fresh COVID-19 cases, taking the count of infections to 2,77,446, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) said. With 19 more people succumbing to the viral infection, the overall death toll rose to 10,706, it said. A total of 404 patients were discharged from hospitals after treatment in the last 24 hours, taking the tally of recoveries in the city to 2,52,903, the civic body said. Notably, the city has crossed the milestone of conducting...

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Exotica

Anniversaries always come with a spirit of cherishing the old and looking forward to something new. And as we celebrate our 14th, we have been through a year that has been tumultuous, unprecedented and, yet, put us on a learning curve that was steep and accelerated our understanding of what we needed to do to set things right again. So, we invited 15 (one extra for the coming year) people, leaders in their own right, to talk about what they believe are the path-breaking movements in their particular industry. Read on to know more...