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Delhi municipal bypoll results: AAP leading in four wards; Congress ahead in one seat
politics

Delhi municipal bypoll results: AAP leading in four wards; Congress ahead in one seat

The AAP candidates were leading in Shalimar Bagh North, Kalyanpuri, Trilokpuri and Rohini-C wards

China claims to have ended 'extreme poverty', but experts question if it set the bar too low
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China claims to have ended 'extreme poverty', but experts question if it set the bar too low

The Chinese Communist Party is presently celebrating the official 'end of extreme poverty' in the country with a massive propaganda campaign

Three women working for Afghan news outlet gunned down in Jalalabad by Islamic State affiliate
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Three women working for Afghan news outlet gunned down in Jalalabad by Islamic State affiliate

The women’s deaths come at a perilous time for Afghanistan as security around the country continues to decline and the US' planned withdrawal of troops on 1 May looms

Golden Globes 2021 garners 6.9 mn viewers; ratings plummet 64 percent from 2020
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Golden Globes 2021 garners 6.9 mn viewers; ratings plummet 64 percent from 2020

Last year’s show, in the pre-lockdown era, reached 18.4 million viewers.

New Zealand vs Australia, LIVE Cricket Score, 3rd T20I at Wellington
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New Zealand vs Australia, LIVE Cricket Score, 3rd T20I at Wellington

Catch live scores from 3rd T20I between New Zealand and Australia being plated at Wellington

Premier League: Manchester United have to be 'realistic and responsible' in transfer market, says Ole Gunnar Solskjaer
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Premier League: Manchester United have to be 'realistic and responsible' in transfer market, says Ole Gunnar Solskjaer

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer knows there remains work to do if they are to bring success back to Manchester United but COVID-19 has changed the landscape.

Second Jacob Lawrence painting, missing for six decades, found in a New York City apartment
art & culture

Second Jacob Lawrence painting, missing for six decades, found in a New York City apartment

The owner, who wants to remain anonymous, inherited the panel 28 from family, who — like the figures depicted — were immigrants.

Microsoft Mesh, a new mixed reality platform, sets stage for a future with Star Wars-like Holograms
tech

Microsoft Mesh, a new mixed reality platform, sets stage for a future with Star Wars-like Holograms

Mesh is powered by Azure cloud computing systems that combine data center processing power with artificial intelligence.

Court refuses UK newspaper permission to appeal against ruling that it invaded Meghan Markle's privacy
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Court refuses UK newspaper permission to appeal against ruling that it invaded Meghan Markle's privacy

The judge also ordered the newspaper publisher to make an interim payment of $625,000 towards Meghan Markle after the Duchess of Sussex sued them for invasion of privacy and copyright infringement.

Bundesliga: Schalke hires Dimitrios Grammozis as fifth coach of season
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Bundesliga: Schalke hires Dimitrios Grammozis as fifth coach of season

Schalke are last in the Bundesliga with just one win from 23 rounds so far.

David Warner says rushing his return from injury to play Tests against India was not the right decision
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David Warner says rushing his return from injury to play Tests against India was not the right decision

Warner had missed the first two Tests of the series after suffering a groin injury in the preceding ODI series but made himself available for the last two matches in Sydney and Brisbane.

Only four percent of COVID-19 related studies were relevant to Africa, study finds
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Only four percent of COVID-19 related studies were relevant to Africa, study finds

Just 94 out of 2,196 articles studied, contained content related to Africa and the articles relevant to Africa, just 210 out of 619 listed authors who were African.

Catherine Zeta-Jones joins Michael Sheen in Prodigal Son; watch teaser trailer
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Catherine Zeta-Jones joins Michael Sheen in Prodigal Son; watch teaser trailer

Catherine Zeta-Jones on joining the serial killer drama Prodigal Son: "It’s a family drama with a twist of danger. I gravitate to that kind of dark material.”

Formula 1 2021: Fernando Alonso in 'best shape' of career as he prepares for F1 return
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Formula 1 2021: Fernando Alonso in 'best shape' of career as he prepares for F1 return

Fernando Alonso said he was in the "best shape I've ever been before, both physically and mentally," following the virtual Alpine 2021 car launch in Britain.

Serie A: Lazio appear for kickoff with Torino isolating, unable to make trip
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Serie A: Lazio appear for kickoff with Torino isolating, unable to make trip

A coronavirus outbreak forced Torino players and staff into self-isolation that doesn't end until midnight Tuesday, hours after the scheduled kickoff against Lazio in Rome.

Ligue 1: Newly-appointed Marseille coach Jorge Sampaoli to self-isolate for seven days before taking charge
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Ligue 1: Newly-appointed Marseille coach Jorge Sampaoli to self-isolate for seven days before taking charge

The Argentine, who has spent the last year in Brazil coaching Atletico Mineiro, was appointed by Marseille last Friday.

Hyundai Bayon is a small crossover for Europe based on the new-gen i20
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Hyundai Bayon is a small crossover for Europe based on the new-gen i20

The Hyundai Bayon also borrows its engine and gearbox options from the i20, and rides on an identical 2,580mm wheelbase.

Kishwer Merchant, Suyyash Rai announce they're expecting their first child together
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Kishwer Merchant, Suyyash Rai announce they're expecting their first child together

Both Kishwer Merchant and Suyyash Rai posted images on social media to officially announce the pregnancy

Vivo S9 5G, Vivo S9e to launch in China today at 5 pm IST: All we know so far
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Vivo S9 5G, Vivo S9e to launch in China today at 5 pm IST: All we know so far

The company has confirmed that Vivo S9 will be powered by the Dimensity 1100 chipset and UFS 3.1 storage.

Afghanistan vs Zimbabwe, LIVE Cricket Score, Day 2, 1st Test at Abu Dhabi
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Afghanistan vs Zimbabwe, LIVE Cricket Score, Day 2, 1st Test at Abu Dhabi

Check out live score from Day 2 of first Test between Afghanistan and Zimbabwe