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Gyanvapi mosque case: Varanasi court adjourns hearing on Muslim side's plea till 30 May
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Gyanvapi mosque case: Varanasi court adjourns hearing on Muslim side's plea till 30 May

The petition by the Anjuman Intezamia Masjid Committee that manages the Gyanvapi Mosque is seeking the rejection of a plea by five Hindu women who have demanded access to the mosque complex

Explained: Why India has curbed sugar exports despite a bumper crop
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Explained: Why India has curbed sugar exports despite a bumper crop

India is the world’s second-largest exporter of sugar. It has now imposed restrictions on exports of the sweetener amid rising inflation

After BJP leader's 'go home and cook' jibe at Supriya Sule, a look at sexist comments by Indian politicians
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After BJP leader's 'go home and cook' jibe at Supriya Sule, a look at sexist comments by Indian politicians

Even a cursory examination shows that few politicians have covered themselves in glory when it comes to talking about women. Worse, such backward-looking sentiments are espoused by both men and women politicians

Explained: The significance of Margaret Atwood's 'unburnable' edition of The Handmaid’s Tale
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Explained: The significance of Margaret Atwood's 'unburnable' edition of The Handmaid’s Tale

As a symbol against censorship and book bans, Canadian literary legend Margaret Atwood announced an ‘unburnable’ edition of her most famous work, The Handmaid’s Tale

PM Modi asks students of ISB Hyderabad to 'study the mechanism of reform, perform and transform'
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PM Modi asks students of ISB Hyderabad to 'study the mechanism of reform, perform and transform'

Prime Minister Narendra Modi participated in the celebration of the completion of 20 years of Indian School of Business (ISB) Hyderabad and the joint graduation ceremony of the PGP class of 2022 of Mohali and Hyderabad ISB graduates

French Open: Karolina Pliskova becomes sixth top 10 player to make early exit in women's draw
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French Open: Karolina Pliskova becomes sixth top 10 player to make early exit in women's draw

Two-time major finalist Karolina Pliskova has lost in the second round at Roland Garros to a French wild-card entry making her debut a Grand Slams.

Visa scam: Karti Chidambaram gets interim relief from arrest in money laundering case
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Visa scam: Karti Chidambaram gets interim relief from arrest in money laundering case

While granting interim relief from arrest to the Congress MP, Special Judge MK Nagpal issued notice to the law enforcement agency

Explained: What makes Siddhant Chaturvedi a Youth Icon
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Explained: What makes Siddhant Chaturvedi a Youth Icon

Actor Siddhant Chaturvedi has always been in the news, be it for his great acting skills or impeccable dance moves. Here's why he is a perfect youth icon for today's generation.

LSG vs RCB, IPL 2022 Eliminator: Where KL Rahul and Co. lost the game
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LSG vs RCB, IPL 2022 Eliminator: Where KL Rahul and Co. lost the game

LSG's debacle exposed their fallacies that appeared to be their strength early in the tournament, which included over-dependence on KL Rahul, Quinton de Kock, and Deepak Hooda when it came to chasing a total.

Delhi HC issues notice to Centre, Delhi govt on plea seeking regulation of online gaming
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Delhi HC issues notice to Centre, Delhi govt on plea seeking regulation of online gaming

As gambling is a State subject under Entry 34 under List II in Schedule VII of the Constitution, a Division Bench of Acting Chief Justice Vipin Sanghi and Justice Sachin Datta further asked the petitioner to implead the Delhi government as a respondent party

Why traditional medicine systems, targeted interventions may help India become world's holistic health capital
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Why traditional medicine systems, targeted interventions may help India become world's holistic health capital

India's rich base of knowledge of traditional medicine systems such as Ayurveda, Yoga and Naturopathy, Unani, Siddha and Homeopathy has long been a source of strength

Colonial Cousins singer Leslee Lewis talks his latest track Tu Hai Mera, reminisces 90s pop music
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Colonial Cousins singer Leslee Lewis talks his latest track Tu Hai Mera, reminisces 90s pop music

'If you look at the 60s, 70, 80s and 90s, people could sing and dance to the songs of those eras. There's more beat-oriented and EDM-based music now. The melodic songs sort of declined. That's why people are remixing a lot of old songs,' says Leslee Lewis

Getting to the core of Anubhav Sinha’s political thriller Anek is not easy
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Getting to the core of Anubhav Sinha’s political thriller Anek is not easy

Anubhav Sinha's films during the last four years have redefined the Hindi political drama . Starting with Mulk in 2018, Anubhav has whipped out one masterpiece after another, the chef d'oeuvre being Article 15 starring Ayushmann Khurrana . In his latest film Anek , Anubav again teams up with

Delhi Police files FIR day after MP Navneet Rana alleges she got threatening calls, death warnings
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Delhi Police files FIR day after MP Navneet Rana alleges she got threatening calls, death warnings

In her complaint, Navneet Rana said that she had received 11 calls on Tuesday from 5:27 pm to 5:47 pm on her personal mobile number in which the person threatened to kill her if she goes to Maharashtra

Explained: Could Facebook have stopped the Texas school shooting?
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Explained: Could Facebook have stopped the Texas school shooting?

Texas governor Greg Abbott revealed that the 18-year-old gunman had posted messages about his attack on the social media platform. Facebook later revealed that the posts were one-to-one direct messages and weren’t discovered until 'after the terrible tragedy'

Exipure Reviews - Scam or Real Tropical Loophole Weight Loss Pills?
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Exipure Reviews - Scam or Real Tropical Loophole Weight Loss Pills?

The slothful lifestyle, unhealthy food habits, and irregular working hours have led humans into the wrath of obesity.

Model Bidisha De Majumder found hanging in Kolkata flat, police recovers suicide note
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Model Bidisha De Majumder found hanging in Kolkata flat, police recovers suicide note

A suicide note was found near the body said that she was taking the extreme step due to a lack of career opportunities

PM Modi meets NEC chairman in Tokyo: NEC Reinforces its commitment to enabling and helping shape India’s digital future
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PM Modi meets NEC chairman in Tokyo: NEC Reinforces its commitment to enabling and helping shape India’s digital future

At the meeting with the Japanese technology leader NEC, PM Modi and Mr. Endo discussed India’s future with regards to digitisation, smart cities and the like, and the key role that NEC has and will play in building a truly digital India.

Singapore-based Singtel to sell stake in Bharti Airtel to Sunil Mittal family
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Singapore-based Singtel to sell stake in Bharti Airtel to Sunil Mittal family

Singtel's effective stake in Bharti Airtel is 31.7 per cent. It holds a 49.44 per cent stake in Mittal family owned firm Bharti Telecom. Bharti Telecom holds a 35.85 per cent in Bharti Airtel.