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In-Depth | Assembly Polls 2022: How the BJP is trying to woo voters in UP, Punjab and three other states

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In-Depth | Assembly Polls 2022: How the BJP is trying to woo voters in UP, Punjab and three other states

Among the five states holding Assembly elections in the first quarter of 2022, the BJP enjoys power in four — Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Goa and Manipur — while the Congress is ruling in Punjab.

Travelling to UK? Here are the new COVID-19 rules for visitors

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Travelling to UK? Here are the new COVID-19 rules for visitors

In the new air travel rules, the UK government has included Covishield -- a COVID-19 vaccine developed by researchers at the University of Oxford and pharma giant AstraZeneca -- in the list of approved vaccines.

In-Depth: Political climate heats up in Uttar Pradesh as clock ticks on 2022 Assembly polls

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In-Depth: Political climate heats up in Uttar Pradesh as clock ticks on 2022 Assembly polls

The stage is set for an interesting ballot battle in UP where the incumbent Yogi Adityanath-led government will try to retain power, while the Opposition parties will make all possible efforts to rule the country’s biggest and politically crucial state.

In-Depth | K-pop sweeps Indian youth off their feet: What is its magic formula and how it pushes Korean business fortunes

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In-Depth | K-pop sweeps Indian youth off their feet: What is its magic formula and how it pushes Korean business fortunes

Korean music and drama found a place among the Indian audience in early 2000s. However, the first time most Indians became familiar with K-pop was in the summer of 2012, when Psy’s ‘Gangnam Style’ became a viral hit. Since then, there has been no looking back

First batch of DRDO's anti-COVID-19 drug 2-DG released today: Usage, benefits, pricing and more you need to know

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First batch of DRDO's anti-COVID-19 drug 2-DG released today: Usage, benefits, pricing and more you need to know

The drug has been released at a time when India is grappling with a record-breaking wave of the coronavirus pandemic, which has stretched the country's healthcare infrastructure to its limit.

In-Depth | Will COVID-19 second wave blunt the edge of farmers’ protest as it did to the anti-CAA stir?

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In-Depth | Will COVID-19 second wave blunt the edge of farmers’ protest as it did to the anti-CAA stir?

The government has asked farmers to go back from Tikri and Singhu protest sites in Delhi to avoid spread of COVID-19. While the fear of an outbreak worked at Shaheen Bagh a year ago, the farmers appear a far more determined lot.

West Bengal Election 2021 Phase 8: 23% candidates have criminal records, 19% crorepati

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West Bengal Election 2021 Phase 8: 23% candidates have criminal records, 19% crorepati

Fifty of the candidates for the eighth phase have serious criminal cases against them.

West Bengal Election 2021 Phase 6: 28% candidates have criminal records, 22% crorepati

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West Bengal Election 2021 Phase 6: 28% candidates have criminal records, 22% crorepati

There are 71 candidates contesting the sixth phase of West Bengal Assembly elections, who have declared serious criminal cases against themselves

West Bengal Election 2021 Phase 5: 25% candidates have criminal records, 20% crorepati

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West Bengal Election 2021 Phase 5: 25% candidates have criminal records, 20% crorepati

There are 64 candidates contesting the fourth phase of West Bengal Assembly elections, who have declared serious criminal cases against themselves

West Bengal Election 2021 Phase 4: 22% WB candidates have criminal records, 17% crorepati

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West Bengal Election 2021 Phase 4: 22% WB candidates have criminal records, 17% crorepati

There are 65 candidates contesting the fourth phase of West Bengal Assembly elections, who have declared serious criminal cases against themselves

West Bengal Election 2021: 26% candidates in Phase 3 of WB polls have criminal records, 16% crorepati

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West Bengal Election 2021: 26% candidates in Phase 3 of WB polls have criminal records, 16% crorepati

There are 43 candidates contesting the third phase of West Bengal Assembly election, who have declared serious criminal cases against themselves

Assam Election 2021: 37 candidates in Phase 2 have criminal records, 73 crorepati

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Assam Election 2021: 37 candidates in Phase 2 have criminal records, 73 crorepati

There are 30 candidates contesting the second phase of Assam Assembly elections, who have declared serious criminal cases against themselves

Puducherry Election 2021: Dethroned Congress loyalist V Narayanasamy looks to form govt in UT again

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Puducherry Election 2021: Dethroned Congress loyalist V Narayanasamy looks to form govt in UT again

Velu Narayanasamy entered politics by joining Congress and since then his loyalty to the party and its first family is legendary.

West Bengal Election 2021: 25% candidates in Phase 2 of WB polls have criminal records, 15% crorepati

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West Bengal Election 2021: 25% candidates in Phase 2 of WB polls have criminal records, 15% crorepati

There are 36 candidates contesting the second phase of West Bengal Assembly elections, who have declared serious criminal cases against themselves

In-Depth | What led to Myanmar's military coup and how India feels the heat

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In-Depth | What led to Myanmar's military coup and how India feels the heat

The influx of asylum seekers from Myanmar into neighbouring Mizoram has created an awkward situation in India as the Centre doesn’t want to keep them but the state government is sympathetic to the refugees because of deep ethnic and cultural ties between tribal people on both sides of the international border.

Tamil Nadu Election 2021 | Local vs outsiders, NEET, CAA, COVID-19 handling: Key issues in TN polls

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Tamil Nadu Election 2021 | Local vs outsiders, NEET, CAA, COVID-19 handling: Key issues in TN polls

With the polling day coming closer, the AIADMK is hoping to retain the power by securing a third consecutive term, while the DMK is hoping to finally move to the treasury benches after a gap of 10 years.

West Bengal Election 2021 | 25% candidates in Phase 1 of WB polls have criminal records

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West Bengal Election 2021 | 25% candidates in Phase 1 of WB polls have criminal records

As many as 12 candidates have declared cases related to crime against women. Of these, one candidate has declared cases related to rape (IPC Section-376).

77% sitting MLAs crorepati, 33% with criminal cases: Analysis of outgoing Tamil Nadu Assembly

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77% sitting MLAs crorepati, 33% with criminal cases: Analysis of outgoing Tamil Nadu Assembly

Assembly elections in Tamil Nadu will be held in a single phase on April 6. The result will be declared on May 2.

34% MLAs crorepati, 37% with criminal cases: An analysis of the outgoing West Bengal Assembly

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34% MLAs crorepati, 37% with criminal cases: An analysis of the outgoing West Bengal Assembly

Elections in the state will be held in eight phases, beginning on March 27 and ending on April 29. One of the constituencies going to polls in the second phase is Nandigram from where TMC supremo and Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee is scheduled to contest.

Joe Biden Inauguration Day 2021: Date, time, TV schedule - everything you need to know

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Joe Biden Inauguration Day 2021: Date, time, TV schedule - everything you need to know

The inauguration of Joe Biden, who is going to be the 46th president of the United States, will be watched by people all across the globe.

COVID-19 Vaccination in Mumbai: From where to how; all you need to know

INDIA

COVID-19 Vaccination in Mumbai: From where to how; all you need to know

Mumbai has received over 1.39 lakh doses of COVID-19 vaccine Covishield, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has said.

Explained | Bird flu symptoms, risk factors, transmission and more

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Explained | Bird flu symptoms, risk factors, transmission and more

After contraction with the bird flu, patients initially witness fever and influenza-like illness, which may be malaise, myalgia, cough, and sore throat.

Bihar Election 2020: 375 crorepatis, 328 with criminal cases in the fray in phase 1

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Bihar Election 2020: 375 crorepatis, 328 with criminal cases in the fray in phase 1

Bihar Election 2020: A total of 1,066 candidates are in the fray for the 71 seats going to the polls in phase one.

Bihar Election 2020 | 67% sitting MLAs are crorepati, 57% facing criminal cases, shows data

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Bihar Election 2020 | 67% sitting MLAs are crorepati, 57% facing criminal cases, shows data

As Bihar prepared for the assembly elections, take a look at an analysis of sitting MLAs based on their financial assets, criminal cases, educational qualifications and gender representation, published by ADR

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