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From Mickey Mouse casting ballots to Democratic 'mafia' stealing them, say-anything is Trump's legal strategy
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From Mickey Mouse casting ballots to Democratic 'mafia' stealing them, say-anything is Trump's legal strategy

Outgoing US president Donald Trump's overriding goal seems to be to simply throw out as many claims as possible, no matter how outlandish or baseless, in an effort to sow public doubt about Joe Biden’s victory

US elections: Donald Trump has normalised selfishness, made it America's national credo
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US elections: Donald Trump has normalised selfishness, made it America's national credo

When a once-in-a-century pandemic strikes, public health experts ask all to wear masks, but the US president tells Americans that mask-wearing is one of those rules not to be followed (like paying taxes, like the emoluments clause, like campaign finance laws, like obstructing justice)

‘Fat and happy’ with a conservative US Supreme Court, are Republicans losing a winning issue?
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‘Fat and happy’ with a conservative US Supreme Court, are Republicans losing a winning issue?

Without the specter of a liberal court to motivate conservative voters anymore, they may find themselves without the issue that played a crucial role in Trump’s unexpected victory four years ago and has fortified his political base throughout a tumultuous first term

Israel allows Ethiopians of Jewish descent to resettle, but fewer than promised; draws flak from activists
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Israel allows Ethiopians of Jewish descent to resettle, but fewer than promised; draws flak from activists

The plan approved on Monday would admit about one-quarter of the roughly 8,000 who remain, living in mostly rundown communities in the Ethiopian cities of Addis Ababa, the capital, and Gondar

Donald Trump fears coronavirus: Urgency US president showed in seeking treatment puts paid to lies about pandemic
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Donald Trump fears coronavirus: Urgency US president showed in seeking treatment puts paid to lies about pandemic

The facts of Trump’s experience with coronavirus, including how how quickly it sickened him to the point of requiring intensive medical care, are the best tools to fight the misinformation campaign against COVID-19

Seven cops in NY's Rochester suspended as Black man’s suffocation video roils city
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Seven cops in NY's Rochester suspended as Black man’s suffocation video roils city

The police body camera footage showed the man, Daniel Prude, handcuffed and sitting in a street, wearing nothing but a white hood

Donald Trump cannot deny or block release of his financial records, rules US Supreme Court
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Donald Trump cannot deny or block release of his financial records, rules US Supreme Court

The court’s decision was a major statement on the scope and limits of presidential power in the US, one that will take its place with landmark rulings

Donald Trump a 'narcissist', embraced ‘cheating as way of life’, says US president's niece Mary Trump in tell-all book
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Donald Trump a 'narcissist', embraced ‘cheating as way of life’, says US president's niece Mary Trump in tell-all book

The book, “Too Much and Never Enough: How My Family Created the World’s Most Dangerous Man”, depicts a multigenerational saga of greed, betrayal and internecine tension

Republicans block subpoenas for new proof as US Senate debates norms of trial on Day One; moderates force last-minute reversal in pro-Trump rules
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Republicans block subpoenas for new proof as US Senate debates norms of trial on Day One; moderates force last-minute reversal in pro-Trump rules

A divided Senate began the impeachment trial of President Donald Trump on Tuesday in utter acrimony, as Republicans blocked Democrats’ efforts to subpoena witnesses and documents related to Ukraine

Inside China’s push to turn Xinjiang's Muslim minorities into an army of workers
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Inside China’s push to turn Xinjiang's Muslim minorities into an army of workers

Xinjiang’s drive to put minorities in jobs often feels less like a job fair and more like a military call-up.

Unnao rape-murder case: UP govt setting up fast track courts is eyewash; country needs legislative intervention
India

Unnao rape-murder case: UP govt setting up fast track courts is eyewash; country needs legislative intervention

Special fast track courts to take up rape cases are set up as an immediate response every time the country witnesses a heinous rape crime

INX Media case: Outcry against P Chidambaram based on approver's testimony makes media appear as propaganda platform
India

INX Media case: Outcry against P Chidambaram based on approver's testimony makes media appear as propaganda platform

While many have been critical of the unusual haste in the arrest of Chidambaram, several analysts have expressed suspicion that this could be political vendetta of the Union government.

Naseeruddin Shah and Vikrant Massey's short film, Half Full, in the race for India's Oscar entry
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Naseeruddin Shah and Vikrant Massey's short film, Half Full, in the race for India's Oscar entry

Naseeruddin Shah said that Half Full, directed by Karan Rawal, makes its point cleverly.

Vikrant Massey on Broken But Beautiful Season 2 and being 'overwhelmed' by Chhapaak co-star Deepika Padukone
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Vikrant Massey on Broken But Beautiful Season 2 and being 'overwhelmed' by Chhapaak co-star Deepika Padukone

From to films to TV to the digital world, Vikrant Massey has conquered it all. Be it Devdas Mukherjee in Lootera or Shyam Madan Singh in Balika Vadhu or ferocious gangster Bablu Pandit in Mirzapur, he has played every character with utmost sincerity.

Dia Mirza in Kaafir, Huma Qureshi in Leila: How digital shows have given actresses a fair chance
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Dia Mirza in Kaafir, Huma Qureshi in Leila: How digital shows have given actresses a fair chance

From Dia Mirza in Kaafir to Tisca Chopra in Hostages to Soni Razdan in Yours Truly, streaming services have opened new avenues for seasoned actresses.

Idris Elba's award winning BBC cop drama Luther to get multi-season Indian remake
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Idris Elba's award winning BBC cop drama Luther to get multi-season Indian remake

The Indian version of Luther, which is yet to be titled, will be developed by Aditya Birla Group's Applause Entertainment.

Firstpost Editor's Picks: LK Advani's blog, fragile peace in Muzaffarnagar, Criminal Justice review; today's must-read stories
India

Firstpost Editor's Picks: LK Advani's blog, fragile peace in Muzaffarnagar, Criminal Justice review; today's must-read stories

The argument of those who accuse other Indians of being anti-national is based on this same principle.

Criminal Justice review: Vikrant Massey, Jackie Shroff, Pankaj Tripathi rescue Hotstar's inconsistent series
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Criminal Justice review: Vikrant Massey, Jackie Shroff, Pankaj Tripathi rescue Hotstar's inconsistent series

Even though Criminal Justice is not a binge-able show (the pace is inconsistent and the cliffhangers foreseeable), you will find yourself thinking about it well after it is over.

Criminal Justice cast Pankaj Tripathi, Jackie Shroff and director Tigmanshu Dhulia on adapting British TV show
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Criminal Justice cast Pankaj Tripathi, Jackie Shroff and director Tigmanshu Dhulia on adapting British TV show

After the success of Amazon Prime Video India Original Mizapur, 'Kaleen bhaiya' Pankaj Tripathi will be seen as a struggling lawyer in Criminal Justice.