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Hundred years after Jallianwala, a survivor’s tale with some help from Rowlatt’s great grandson

Calling it a “draconian piece of legislation”, Rowlatt writes that the Rowlatt Act and its repercussions were very much in his mind when he started his ...

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Internet as scapegoat: Banning internet across Rajasthan to prevent cheating in exams is as draconian as it gets

The Rajasthan government seems to have made a habit of suspending mobile internet services going by the third such shutdown in as many weeks, all to prevent cheat...

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Huge relief for Indians as Trump administration drops draconian H-1B visa proposal

The announcement is a major relief to Indian H-1B holders waiting for their Green Cards who were at risk of deportation if the proposal to end granting extension to...

2 years ago . 167 views

Liquor Ban Hits TB Diagnosis In Bihar. Here’re some Other Strange Effects Of The draconian Ban

It's been a little over more than a year that Bihar decided to end its tryst with alcohol. Dry and desperate, the state scrambled hard to co...

2 years ago . 269 views

Donald Trump pulls back US from Paris climate accord, targets India, China; world pioneers slam decision

Washington: President Donald Trump on Thursday pulled back the US from the historic point Paris climate accord, disconnecting America in international efforts to ba...

2 years ago . 203 views

Sedition, hate speech laws are being revised, says Law Commission chief

In a move that is likely to trigger intense political debate, the law fee is operating actively on revising existing legal guidelines associated with the a...

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Vampire bats 'French kiss with blood' to form lasting bonds

Vampire bats establish friendships by sharing regurgitated blood with their neighbours in a "kind of horrifying French kiss", a new study says.

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This Land Rover Defender 110 Can Be Yours For Just Rs. 26 Lakh

This 1989 Land Rover Defender boasts several authentic features and is powered by a 2.5-litre diesel engine

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Rear Of 7-Seater Version Of 2020 Hyundai Creta Rendered

The seven-seat version of the second-gen Hyundai Creta will compete against the likes of Tata Gravitas, MG Hector Plus, as well as the next-gen Mahindra XUV500

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Dogs Can Sniff Out Untrustworthy People

There are two types of people in the world, dog people and cat people and you either belong to the first or the second group. Of course, there are those who don&rsq...

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Next-Gen Volkswagen Amarok Pickup Truck Sketch Revealed

Next-gen Volkswagen Amarok will share bits and pieces with the next Ford Ranger, also due to be launched in 2022  

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When fish gave us the finger: this ancient four-limbed fish reveals th...

One of the most significant events in the history of life was when fish evolved into tetrapods, crawling out of the water and eventually conquering land. The term t...

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India-Bound New-Gen Hyundai Elantra Unveiled With Hybrid Powertrain

2021 Hyundai Elantra gets a thoroughly upgraded exterior and interior brimmed with convenience, connectivity and safety features

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At 16, Shraddha Kapoor Refused To Work With Salman Khan, Because...

New Delhi: Did you know that Shraddha Kapoor could have made her Bollywood debut with Salman Khan? Yes, you read that right. The actress, in a rece...

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Who is a Kashmiri? Centre defines new rules for the domicile of Union ...

The special status of Jammu and Kashmir was abrogated in August and the state was bifurcated into two Union Territories - Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh.

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Nizamuddin coronavirus cluster: What was Jamaat thinking?

The Centre imposed a ban on travellers from Indonesia and Malaysia—the bulk of the Jamaat's foreign visitors were from here—much too late even thoug...

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Nearly 100 Delhi Mosque-Linked Coronavirus Cases, 2,100 Evacuated: 10 ...

Coronavirus cases in India: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal ordered a police case against the Markaz Nizamuddin mosque administration over negligence that has ...

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Home Ministry issues guidelines for 21-day nationwide lockdown: Full l...

• All transport services -- road, rail and air -- to remain suspended during the lockdown period &bul...

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5% to 95% Green Cover: How a Delhi Park Was Turned Into a Lush Forest,...

Once an abandoned and neglected park on a four-acre stretch of land, it is today a lush green area with more than 300 species of flora in the range of 10,000 nati...

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After Chicago Aquarium Shuts Due To COVID-19, Penguins Enjoy A Grand T...

With much of Chicago now under self-imposed quarantine, it seems like the penguins (no, not the ones from Madagascar) decided to take over. 

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Watch: Woman licks airplane’s toilet seat to go ‘viral’ on TikTok

TikTok influencers are known to do ‘out-of-the-box’ videos to gain instant publicity but will you think of the dirtiest thing ever to just make some qui...

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Eerie Circle Built From Mammoth Bones Reveals New Clues About Survival...

Long before the comfort of modern amenities, ancient human communities were capable of living in some truly harsh and frigid environments.

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Juhi Chawla calls herself ‘pig-headed’ for rejecting Raja Hindustani: ...

Juhi Chawla said that when she was at the peak of her career, she let go of a lot of great films because of her “ego”.

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Apple working on budget iPhone 9 Plus powered by A13 Bionic chipset, r...

Rumours suggest the new iPhone 9 Plus could come with a 5.5-inch display and be powered by the A13 Bionic chipset.

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Microsoft buys JavaScript developer platform npm; plans to integrate i...

  Microsoft is acquiring npm, a major JavaScript-developer platform, which it is planning to integrate with GitHub.

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Former Roadies director slams the makers, says ‘Backstabbing, bad lang...

The recent episode of Neha Dhupia’s statement on ‘cheating in relationship’ has created a stir nationwide. Many celebrities came to Neha’s s...

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