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Navjot Singh Sidhu resigns as Punjab Congress chief; 'told you so', tweets Amarinder
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Navjot Singh Sidhu resigns as Punjab Congress chief; 'told you so', tweets Amarinder

In a letter to Sonia Gandhi, he wrote that he would continue to serve the party

IPL 2021, KKR vs DC LIVE Score Updates: Delhi Capitals in trouble after losing sixth wicket
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IPL 2021, KKR vs DC LIVE Score Updates: Delhi Capitals in trouble after losing sixth wicket

Live Score KKR vs DC, IPL 2021, Today's Match: It's super hot out there in Sharjah. Umpires are out in the middle. Sandeep Warrier will bowl the first over for KKR. Smith and Dhawan are DC openers.

Delhi 2020 riots pre-meditated conspiracy, did not take place on spur of the moment, says HC
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Delhi 2020 riots pre-meditated conspiracy, did not take place on spur of the moment, says HC

Justice Subramonium Prasad made the remarks while dealing with a bail application in the case concerning the murder of Delhi Police head constable Ratan Lal

Punjab Cabinet announced: CM keeps 14 portfolios; two deputies get health and home each
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Punjab Cabinet announced: CM keeps 14 portfolios; two deputies get health and home each

The Cabinet expansion came a week after Amarinder Singh resigned as chief minister following a bitter power tussle with Punjab Congress chief Navjot Singh Sidhu and was replaced by Channi.

Low vaccine rates in east Europe overwhelm ICUs amid surge of delta variant cases
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Low vaccine rates in east Europe overwhelm ICUs amid surge of delta variant cases

Bulgaria and Romania are EU's two least-vaccinated nations, with just 22 percent and 33 percent of their adult populations fully inoculated while 72 percent adults in the 27-nation European Union have been fully vaccinated

DHFL corruption case: Bombay HC refuses bail to Yes Bank founder Rana Kapoor's wife, daughters
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DHFL corruption case: Bombay HC refuses bail to Yes Bank founder Rana Kapoor's wife, daughters

A single bench of Justice Bharati Dangre rejected the bail applications filed by Kapoor's wife Bindu and daughters Roshini and Radha.

Greece set to buy three warships from France; says no threat to Ankara
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Greece set to buy three warships from France; says no threat to Ankara

The French president has called the deal "an audacious first step towards European strategic autonomy"

Jhulan Goswami with pink-ball will be an exciting challenge, says Australia's Annabel Sutherland
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Jhulan Goswami with pink-ball will be an exciting challenge, says Australia's Annabel Sutherland

Australia all-rounder Annabel Sutherland on Southern Stars' preparation for the upcoming pink-ball Test against India and need for more Tests to improve women's game

Decision on extension of foreign coaches after Nationals, says WFI
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Decision on extension of foreign coaches after Nationals, says WFI

Georgian Shako Bentinidis is attached with Tokyo bronze winner Bajrang Punia while Russian Kamal Malikov trains Ravi Dahiya, who became the new super star of Indian wrestling after winning a silver in the Japanese capital.

Indian Army foils infiltration bid in Uri, arrests 18-year-old Pakistani in 10-day operation
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Indian Army foils infiltration bid in Uri, arrests 18-year-old Pakistani in 10-day operation

Taking advantage of the thick foliage, four terrorists ran back towards POK while remaining two terrorists managed to crossover to the Indian side, of whom one was killed while the other surrendered

Japan's issues first gender bonds for female empowerment; all you need to know
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Japan's issues first gender bonds for female empowerment; all you need to know

JICA's gender bonds are part of social bonds that are used to address various challenges. Gender equality is among the 17 sustainable development goals set by the United Nations.

Mithali loses top spot in ODI batting rankings as Jhulan climbs two places to second in bowlers' list
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Mithali loses top spot in ODI batting rankings as Jhulan climbs two places to second in bowlers' list

The 38-year-old Raj, who scored just 87 runs at an average of 29 in the just-concluded three-match series against Australia, now has 738 points in her kitty.

Agitating farmers at protest sites exposes country to a third wave of COVID-19 pandemic
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Agitating farmers at protest sites exposes country to a third wave of COVID-19 pandemic

The right to protest exercised by the union of farmers have also hindered the right of the others constitutional right to life and health under Article 21 of the Constitution of India.

White House defends President Joe Biden's 'better behaved' remark comparing US and Indian press
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White House defends President Joe Biden's 'better behaved' remark comparing US and Indian press

White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki on Monday faced a number of questions on Biden's comments from American journalists but defended the President's remarks.

Amazon to launch global computer science programme in India for marginalised students
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Amazon to launch global computer science programme in India for marginalised students

In the first year of its launch, Amazon aims to enable and deliver computer science learning opportunities to more than one lakh students from 900 government and aided schools across seven states in India

COVID-19 mental health: Some psychological practises to move from 'languishing' to 'flourishing' during pandemic
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COVID-19 mental health: Some psychological practises to move from 'languishing' to 'flourishing' during pandemic

Recent research examining factors for mental illness found that social connection was the strongest protective factor against depression

Forced religious conversion cannot be measure of spread of any religion, says Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi
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Forced religious conversion cannot be measure of spread of any religion, says Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi

Naqvi said both believers and atheists have equal constitutional and social rights and protection in India.

Delhi court orders in-camera hearing in domestic violence case against Honey Singh
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Delhi court orders in-camera hearing in domestic violence case against Honey Singh

Shalini Talwar has sought Rs 20 crore compensation from Honey Singh under the Protection of Women from Domestic Violence Act.

Royal Enfield teams up with footwear specialist TCX, launches riding shoes priced from Rs 8,500
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Royal Enfield teams up with footwear specialist TCX, launches riding shoes priced from Rs 8,500

Joining forces with TCX, Royal Enfield will introduce a 'CE Certified' range of accessible riding and lifestyle shoes that have ‘passed stringent safety tests’.