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Supreme Court does well to steer clear of emotive appeals and list the land dispute for hearing in 2019 The highest court of the land has played strictly by the book and with a straight bat in listing the Ayodhya

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Charges Against Seven in Malegaon Blast Case

More than a decade after a powerful explosion claimed six lives and left 101 others seriously wounded in Malegaon, the National Investigation Agency (NIA) has framed  charges against Lt Col Prasad Shrikant Purohit, Sadhvi Pragya Singh Thakur and five other

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Mukesh Ambani’s Daughter to Tie the Knot

The daughter of Reliance Industries’ Chairman, Isha Ambani will tie the knot with industrialist Ajay Piramal’s son Anand Piramal at Cumballa Hill on December 12th. In a joint statement issued here in the evening,  Ambanis and Piramals stated: “We are

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Three Terrorists Killed in Kashmir

Three Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) terrorists, including the nephew of chief Masood Azhar, were killed in a fierce gunbattle with security forces in Tral. Also eight security personnel sustained injuries in the exchange. Sources said that one of the slain terrorists identified

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Inspiration from Sardar Patel for a New India

It is high time we draw inspiration from Sardar Patel to create a new, united and peaceful India. This will be the greatest tribute to this leader. History has often proved that every crisis would find its own man. India

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Remembering Sardar Patel

On this birth anniversary of Sardar Patel, we must revisit the contributions that the Ironman of India made to the motherland. Generations ahead would find it difficult to believe how the British had planned a partition of India into three

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Reason for optimism

With global geopolitics in a state of flux, deepening Indo-Japanese engagement augurs well for the future For a people and a polity that sets great store by gestures and reads deep meaning into matters of ‘face’, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe

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Actress Chitrangada Singh on Her Role in Baazaar

Actress Chitrangada Singh talks with this writer about her role in Baazaar, which she says is far from her real life. She burst upon our screen as the complete antithesis of contemporary heroines. She was strong yet vulnerable. She could

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Paintings Inspired by Geological Formations

Unparalleled Forms is a series of paintings by artist Heerina Misra. She drew inspiration from various geological formations on earth. The sea’s immeasurable coastline, sky-scraping mountains, the ever floating clouds, the dark blue night sky,  the petals of ethereal roses

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Big Cats and Disease Management

Outbreak of diseases poses major threats to big cats including the lions in Gir. A scientific wildlife health management system is the need of the hour. The big cats — lion, tiger and leopard — are susceptible to diseases as

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