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What is the collegium system and why Centre and Supreme Court are at loggerheads over it?
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What is the collegium system and why Centre and Supreme Court are at loggerheads over it?

The collegium system is a way to appoint judges of the Supreme Court and High Courts. Recently, the Supreme Court also pressed the Centre to clear recommendations made by the collegium. The central government has sent back 19 names recommended by the group for appointment as HC judges

Watch: Chinese human rights lawyer Yu Wensheng, his wife kept under house arrest by men in hazmat suits
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Watch: Chinese human rights lawyer Yu Wensheng, his wife kept under house arrest by men in hazmat suits

In a twitter post, several men in hazmat suits were seen stopping Chinese human rights lawyer Yu Wensheng, and his wife Xu Yan when they tried to go downstairs to throw out garbage. Both were later put under house arrest

Narendra Modi's invincible Gujarat model: Where vision meets inclusion
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Narendra Modi's invincible Gujarat model: Where vision meets inclusion

The Gujarat model of development which has Narendra Modi's inimitable stamp written all over it has withstood the test of time and is a classic textbook case that shows one man's relentless pursuit of an aspirational India

The Awakening: How scientists have revived a 48,500-year-old 'zombie virus'
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The Awakening: How scientists have revived a 48,500-year-old 'zombie virus'

A team of researchers from Russia, Germany and France extracted and examined viruses from permafrost in Siberia. Based on the study, the scientists have reanimated 13 new pathogens which were termed ‘zombie viruses’. The study has also flagged concerns about the thawing of permafrost due to climate

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Tigress by the Tale: Close encounters in safaris are common, so why the uproar over Raveena Tandon's Satpura moment?
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Tigress by the Tale: Close encounters in safaris are common, so why the uproar over Raveena Tandon's Satpura moment?

A probe has been ordered in Madhya Pradesh’s Satpura Tiger Reserve after a video showed a tigress coming close to a vehicle with Bollywood actor Raveena Tandon in it. What really happened?

Tunisia vs France Live Streaming: When and Where to Watch FIFA World Cup 2022 Live
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Tunisia vs France Live Streaming: When and Where to Watch FIFA World Cup 2022 Live

Tunisia vs France Live Streaming, FIFA World Cup 2022: When and where to watch Tunisia vs France match in India

Good governance, bridging digital divide among developing nations to mark India’s G20 presidency: Meenakshi Lekhi
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Good governance, bridging digital divide among developing nations to mark India’s G20 presidency: Meenakshi Lekhi

India is taking over the presidency of the influential grouping from Indonesia, which held the chair till November 2022. Among the many expectations that the developed nations of the world have from India’s tenure at the helm is that of digital inclusion

Where did Earth's oxygen come from? New study hints at an unexpected source
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Where did Earth's oxygen come from? New study hints at an unexpected source

The Archean Earth The Archean eon represents one third of our planet’s history, from 2.5 billion years ago to four billion years ago

Torture, murder, corruption and more: What a covert app exposed about Europe's drug gangs
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Torture, murder, corruption and more: What a covert app exposed about Europe's drug gangs

Once a secure messaging app prized by underworld drug barons, Sky ECC has now brought many to their downfall. From torture to murders, the Sky ECC investigation has pushed some of Europe's darkest corners into the limelight

FIFA World Cup: Lionel Messi and Robert Lewandowski's dreams in the balance
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FIFA World Cup: Lionel Messi and Robert Lewandowski's dreams in the balance

An Argentine exit would devastate fans back home and a worldwide army of Messi fans desperate to see him lift the World Cup.

IPL 2023 auction: Delhi Capitals to buy Cameron Green? Ricky Ponting drops big hint - Watch
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IPL 2023 auction: Delhi Capitals to buy Cameron Green? Ricky Ponting drops big hint - Watch

Delhi Capitals coach Ricky Ponting expressed his desire to sign Cameron Green at the IPL auction.

FIFA World Cup: Herve Renard urges Saudi Arabia players to be remembered 'forever'
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FIFA World Cup: Herve Renard urges Saudi Arabia players to be remembered 'forever'

Having beaten Argentina but then lost to Poland, Saudi Arabia need to beat Mexico to guarantee a place in the knockout rounds.

'Make-in-India' sucess story: India's defence exports jump over 6.5 times since 2014
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'Make-in-India' sucess story: India's defence exports jump over 6.5 times since 2014

While the DRDO has succeeded in producing an impressive arsenal of missiles capable of striking targets thousands of kilometres away, when it comes to weapons that directly affect the humble jawan, even manufacturing a decent rifle has proved to be a bridge too far

Karnataka: Doctors remove 187 coins from schizophrenia patient's stomach
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Karnataka: Doctors remove 187 coins from schizophrenia patient's stomach

Doctors at a hospital in Karnataka's Bagalkote have removed 187 coins from a 58-year-old male schizophrenia patient's stomach, which he had ingested in an unstable state of mind recently.

Watch: Rajnath Singh lambasts Congress chief Kharge for insulting PM Modi, says it reflects entire Congress' mindset
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Watch: Rajnath Singh lambasts Congress chief Kharge for insulting PM Modi, says it reflects entire Congress' mindset

"Congress is using inappropriate words. Using inappropriate words isn't a sign of healthy politics. Words used by Congress chief Kharge for PM isn't only his mentality but result of entire Congress's mentality," Rajanth Singh said

Registration process for AP Police Constable begins today, here's how to apply
Education

Registration process for AP Police Constable begins today, here's how to apply

The preliminary written test will carry 200 marks (200 questions), which will be followed by a physical test and final written exam

Hyderabad: 5 'porn addict' juveniles 'gang-rape' classmate, record act, detained after video goes viral
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Hyderabad: 5 'porn addict' juveniles 'gang-rape' classmate, record act, detained after video goes viral

The boys - three aged 15 and in Class 10, while the other two are aged 14 and are in Class 9 - of a private school in Hayathnagar allegedly gang-raped the minor in August

DU NCWEB: 5th cut off for BA, B.Com released; check details
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DU NCWEB: 5th cut off for BA, B.Com released; check details

Delhi University will announce a special drive cut-off for the candidates from Schedule Caste (SC), Schedule tribe (ST) and Other Backward Classes (OBCs)

Australia vs West Indies: Tagenarine Chanderpaul receives Test cap from Brian Lara ahead of 1st Test
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Australia vs West Indies: Tagenarine Chanderpaul receives Test cap from Brian Lara ahead of 1st Test

Chandrapaul has recorded 437 runs in 50 first-class games at an impressive average of 34.21 including two centuries in the 2022 West Indies championship.

Sri Lanka vs Afghanistan Live Cricket Score: SL vs AFG 3rd ODI at Pallekele
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Sri Lanka vs Afghanistan Live Cricket Score: SL vs AFG 3rd ODI at Pallekele

Sri Lanka vs Afghanistan Live Cricket Score: Follow for live score and updates from the third ODI in Pallekele.