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Panchayat Polls in J&K Witnessed High Turnout

Braving plummeting temperature and amid shutdown by separatists, the 7th phase of panchayat polls was conducted in Jammu & Kashmir, registering a turnout of 75.3 percent. According to the Chief Electoral Officer J&K Shaleen Kabra  an impressive 84.8 percent polling

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Platform for Indian Crafts

Iti Tyagi, artist and founder of Craft Village, tells why it is high time Indian crafts are given a formal platform. While India takes its fashion, design and art seriously through various formal platforms like the India Fashion Week, India

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Bhubaneshwar Art Trail

The works of Markus Baenziger and Cécile Beau are among the major highlights at the Bhubaneshwar Art Trail. At the Bhubaneshwar Art Trail, curated by the brilliant Jagannath Panda and the enigmatic Premjish Achari, we have a French and an

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A Rebirth

Sanjay Kandasamy was once a boy who had to undergo a liver transplant when he was 18 months old. Today, he is a successful doctor who hopes to be an organ donor one day. Now 21, Sanjay Kandasamy was just

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What’s real, what’s fake?

The problem of fake news is being exacerbated by technology, which enables wrong information spread like wildfire. There is no doubt that the internet has changed the way that humans use and consume information, and as prices for data access

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Manoj Tiwari’s Behavior at Bridge Inauguration UnpardonableManoj Tiwari’s Behavior at Bridge Inauguration Unpardonable

MP Manoj Tiwari and his supporters acted shamefully at the bridge inauguration ceremony in his constituency in Delhi. The ‘Signature Bridge’ connecting North Delhi and North-East Delhi has been described by some in the media as ‘iconic’, quite ignoring the

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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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Sabarimala and the Degradation of the Western Ghats Ecology

While the Sabarimala issue is still fresh, the Supreme Court has a bigger fish to fry in the degraded ecology of the Western Ghats where the shrine is located. Concerted attempts by mischievous non-believers to defile the Sabarimala precincts and

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Court Rulings on the Sabarimala Temple

As a denominational place of worship, Sabarimala is governed by certain rules and regulations according to the nature of the deity worshipped. The ruling of the apex court should have mirrored this age-old fact. Its inclusive character notwithstanding, Sabarimala has

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The X-Factors

Mission 2019 in Uttar Pradesh will be guided by Yogi, Amar Singh and Shivpal Yadav The Mission 2019 of Modi is likely to be routed through UP and BJP is likely to be challenged by Akhilesh Mayawati combination but there

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