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Mizoram records first COVID-19 fatality as India tally nears 80 lakh; active cases below 7 lakh for sixth day
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Mizoram records first COVID-19 fatality as India tally nears 80 lakh; active cases below 7 lakh for sixth day

Meanwhile, the Delhi government announced that schools will remain closed till further orders, and the DGCA extended the suspension of international passenger flights till 30 November

Saugata Roy's 'personal comments' aimed at Nirmala Sitharaman expunged from Lok Sabha record, BJP seeks apology
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Saugata Roy's 'personal comments' aimed at Nirmala Sitharaman expunged from Lok Sabha record, BJP seeks apology

The TMC MP was objecting to the Banking Regulation (Amendment ) Bill when he, referring to the stress in the economy, made remarks targeting the finance minister

From doubling enrolment rates to increasing Budget allocation, NEP 2020 could prove transformational
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From doubling enrolment rates to increasing Budget allocation, NEP 2020 could prove transformational

The reforms embedded in the National Education Policy 2020 represent an overhaul of the current education system and could usher in a better tomorrow for the country

From expanding RTE Act's ambit to making board exams low-stakes, highlights of new National Education Policy
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From expanding RTE Act's ambit to making board exams low-stakes, highlights of new National Education Policy

The NEP also features a single regulator for higher education institutions, multiple entry and exit options in degree courses and common entrance exams for admissions to universities, among other things

New National Education Policy gets Cabinet nod; MHRD will now be called Education Ministry
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New National Education Policy gets Cabinet nod; MHRD will now be called Education Ministry

A panel led by former ISRO chief K Kasturirangan had submitted the draft of the new NEP to HRD minister Ramesh Pokhriyal when he took charge last year

Priyanka Gandhi says she will leave Lutyens' bungalow within deadline, rebuffs Hardeep Singh Puri's claim
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Priyanka Gandhi says she will leave Lutyens' bungalow within deadline, rebuffs Hardeep Singh Puri's claim

The Centre had issued an eviction notice to Vadra on 1 July, asking her to leave the bungalow where she had been staying since 1997.

As Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi turns 20, a look at how it shaped Star India's profile, and that of Hindi TV
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As Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi turns 20, a look at how it shaped Star India's profile, and that of Hindi TV

Sometime in February or March of 2000 Ekta Kapoor pitched the idea of a daily prime-time soap, Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi. The idea: examine what happens when a daughter-in-law becomes a mother-in-law.

Rahul Gandhi rants on China and defence, but never fails to miss a class
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Rahul Gandhi rants on China and defence, but never fails to miss a class

While driving the Congress party to dust, Rahul is leading by example on how not to lead it.

Sushant Singh Rajput death: Shah Rukh Khan, Narendra Modi, Arvind Kejriwal tweet condolences
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Sushant Singh Rajput death: Shah Rukh Khan, Narendra Modi, Arvind Kejriwal tweet condolences

Sushant Singh Rajput has committed suicide at his residence in Bandra, Mumbai

World Day Against Child Labour 2020: Smriti Irani, Pema Khandu, other politicos vow to eradicate child labour
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World Day Against Child Labour 2020: Smriti Irani, Pema Khandu, other politicos vow to eradicate child labour

According to the United Nations, around 218 million children across the world are working, many of them full-time. They do not attend school and rarely have any time to play. Most do not even get proper nutrition or care.

Rishi Kapoor passes away at 67: Amitabh Bachchan, Sharmila Tagore, Shatrughan Sinha mourn actor's death
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Rishi Kapoor passes away at 67: Amitabh Bachchan, Sharmila Tagore, Shatrughan Sinha mourn actor's death

Rishi Kapoor was hospitalised on Wednesday at the HN Reliance hospital in Mumbai after he complained of breathing ailments

Coronavirus Outbreak: Garment exporters body expresses inability to pay workers' pay for April, May; seeks govt help
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Garment exporters body expresses inability to pay workers' pay for April, May; seeks govt help

The garment exporters somehow managed to pay full wages in March, but cannot afford to pay the wages for the month of April.

Pinarayi Vijayan slams media report about Smriti Irani feeding Amethi labourers stuck in Wayanad, terms it 'propaganda'
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Pinarayi Vijayan slams media report about Smriti Irani feeding Amethi labourers stuck in Wayanad, terms it 'propaganda'

'There should be no competition or misleading propaganda that might disrupt or undermine the efforts of the state,' Vijayan added.

Cabinet approves bill to regulate assisted reproductive technology services; bill protects rights of commissioning couple, women, says Smriti Irani
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Cabinet approves bill to regulate assisted reproductive technology services; bill protects rights of commissioning couple, women, says Smriti Irani

The Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved the Assisted Reproductive Technology (Regulation) Bill which proposes establishment of a national registry and registration authority for all clinics and medical professionals serving in the field

Rahul Gandhi taunts BJP over LPG cylinder fee hike, posts picture of saffron party leaders protesting cooking gas price hike during UPA tenure
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Rahul Gandhi taunts BJP over LPG cylinder fee hike, posts picture of saffron party leaders protesting cooking gas price hike during UPA tenure

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Thursday took a dig at the BJP over the LPG cylinder price hike by tweeting a UPA-era picture of the saffron party's leaders protesting an increase in prices of cooking gas at the time, and demanded a rollback.

Delhi Assembly election: Arvind Kejriwal holds roadshows at Kirari, Mundka today; Amit Shah, JP Nadda conduct door-to-door campaigns week ahead of polls
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Delhi Assembly election: Arvind Kejriwal holds roadshows at Kirari, Mundka today; Amit Shah, JP Nadda conduct door-to-door campaigns week ahead of polls

Delhi chief minister and AAP national convenor Arvind Kejriwal will hold roadshows at Kirari, Mundka, Vishwas Nagar, Laxmi Nagar and Rithala

J&K a 'jewel' of country, govt will soon come out with industrial package for Union Territory: Piyush Goyal
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J&K a 'jewel' of country, govt will soon come out with industrial package for Union Territory: Piyush Goyal

After J&K came under Governor's rule in June 2018, the development work gained speed and with the bifurcation of the erstwhile state into UTs, many central laws which were not applicable and depriving the people of their rights came into force

Smriti Irani, Piyush Goyal, Ravi Shankar Prasad among 36 Union ministers to visit J&K to raise awareness on benefits of scrapping Article 370
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Smriti Irani, Piyush Goyal, Ravi Shankar Prasad among 36 Union ministers to visit J&K to raise awareness on benefits of scrapping Article 370

Union Ministers Arjun Meghwal, Ashwini Choubey and Jitendra Singh landed at Srinagar airport on Saturday, kickstarting a week-long mass awareness programme by the Centre to apprise the people about the benefits of revoking Article 370

Union minister Smriti Irani takes aim at Deepika Padukone over JNU visit, says 'want to know her political affiliation'
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Union minister Smriti Irani takes aim at Deepika Padukone over JNU visit, says 'want to know her political affiliation'

Union minister from BJP Smriti Irani slammed Bollywood actress Deepika Padukone over her recent visit to Delhi's Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU)