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From Meenakari brooch to Black Pottery pieces: How PM Modi picks gifts for world leaders
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From Meenakari brooch to Black Pottery pieces: How PM Modi picks gifts for world leaders

Prime Minister Narendra Modi presented world leaders attending the G7 summit with beautiful gifts displaying India's rich art and crafts. But who picks the presents? We take a look

Explained: As Maharashtra political crisis continues, a look at why the Assembly is without a Speaker
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Explained: As Maharashtra political crisis continues, a look at why the Assembly is without a Speaker

Following the resignation of Nana Patole in February 2021, the post of Speaker has been left vacant and the election has been deferred as the Maha Vikas Aghadi government is continuing to battle with the Governor and the BJP on the matter

Who is RB Sreekumar, the controversial cop arrested along with Teesta Setalvad in the Gujarat riots case?
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Who is RB Sreekumar, the controversial cop arrested along with Teesta Setalvad in the Gujarat riots case?

Sreekumar's first encounter with a large-scale controversy came when he was serving as deputy director at the Intelligence Bureau’s Kerala station in 1994. The ISRO case involving scientist Nambi Narayanan created ripples in several lives

ONGC helicopter with nine people onboard makes emergency landing in Arabian Sea
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ONGC helicopter with nine people onboard makes emergency landing in Arabian Sea

The ONGC helicopter with seven passengers and two pilots made an emergency landing in Arabian Sea near ONGC rig Sagar Kiran in Mumbai High. Six people were rescued till the last report came in

Defamation case: Kangana Ranaut to appear before Mumbai court on 4 July
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Defamation case: Kangana Ranaut to appear before Mumbai court on 4 July

Kangana will appear before a metropolitan magistrate court in Mumbai on 4 July in connection with a defamation complaint filed against her by Bollywood lyricist Javed Akhtar.

'Not done fighting': The celebrities voicing their protest against overturning of Roe v Wade
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'Not done fighting': The celebrities voicing their protest against overturning of Roe v Wade

American celebrities are not mincing their words, as they join the hundreds and thousands protesting against the Supreme Court decision to overturn the 1973 landmark ruling

Ukraine: 16 killed, 59 wounded in Russian missile strike on crowded mall in Kremenchuk
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Ukraine: 16 killed, 59 wounded in Russian missile strike on crowded mall in Kremenchuk

The Ukrainian defence ministry said the strike was deliberately timed to coincide with the mall's busiest hours and cause the maximum number of casualties

Vezham: A murder mystery that tries too hard to thrill
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Vezham: A murder mystery that tries too hard to thrill

If the director had focused on less twists and turns Vezham would have been a compelling watch

Monsoon likely to arrive in Delhi on 30 June or 1 July, says IMD
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Monsoon likely to arrive in Delhi on 30 June or 1 July, says IMD

Senior IMD Scientist R K Jenamani said there is a prediction of good rainfall in the city on June 30 and the arrival of the monsoon can be declared on Thursday or Friday.

Haryana: Old-age pension of eligible beneficiaries to be approved at their doorstep
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Haryana: Old-age pension of eligible beneficiaries to be approved at their doorstep

Under the new procedure, an eligible person shall be required to have a Parivar Pehchan Patra number for determining his eligibility under the Old Age Samman Allowance scheme

Wimbledon 2022: Serena Williams returns as Rafael Nadal eyes next leg of Slam
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Wimbledon 2022: Serena Williams returns as Rafael Nadal eyes next leg of Slam

Main focus on Day 2 at Wimbledon will be on Serena Williams, who faces unseeded Harmony Tan in her first singles match since an injury forced her to withdraw last year.

Samrat Prithviraj: Akshay Kumar’s historical action-drama gets OTT release date
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Samrat Prithviraj: Akshay Kumar’s historical action-drama gets OTT release date

Akshay Kumar's Samrat Prithviraj presents an inspiring and entertaining saga of one of the greatest kings and fearless warriors in Indian history — Prithviraj Chauhan of the Chahamana dynasty.

World Cup winner, Olympic medallist hockey player Varinder Singh dies at 75
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World Cup winner, Olympic medallist hockey player Varinder Singh dies at 75

Hockey India said, ''Varinder Singh's achievements will be remembered by the hockey fraternity worldwide"

Maharashtra political crisis: Devendra Fadnavis leaves for Delhi to meet senior BJP leaders
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Maharashtra political crisis: Devendra Fadnavis leaves for Delhi to meet senior BJP leaders

"Fadnavis has left for New Delhi with a legal counsel. He will be meeting some senior BJP leaders there," a party functionary said.

Watch: Andy Murray defends underarm serves after throwing one in Wimbledon first round win
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Watch: Andy Murray defends underarm serves after throwing one in Wimbledon first round win

Andy Murray delivered an underarm serve in the third set of his first round win over James Duckworth at Wimbledon.

Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut seeks more time to appear before ED in money laundering case
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Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut seeks more time to appear before ED in money laundering case

Talking to reporters, Raut said he was busy with party programmes and would visit the central agency's office after that.

Amruta Subhash starrer Saas Bahu Aachar Pvt. Ltd. trailer is out now
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Amruta Subhash starrer Saas Bahu Aachar Pvt. Ltd. trailer is out now

ZEE5 and TVF’s first Original Series, Saas Bahu Achaar Pvt. Ltd. starring National Award winner Amruta Subhash releases its official trailer.

Mrunal Thakur reunites with Gumrah co-star Aditya Roy Kapur in Delhi - view pics
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Mrunal Thakur reunites with Gumrah co-star Aditya Roy Kapur in Delhi - view pics

Aditya Roy Kapur and Mrunal Thakur will feature together in Gumrah. The film is the official remake of Tamil hit Thadam.

‘Met Shah Rukh Khan in 2012, but…’: Chandrakant Pandit on why he did not coach IPL team
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‘Met Shah Rukh Khan in 2012, but…’: Chandrakant Pandit on why he did not coach IPL team

Chandrakant Pandit has helped Mumbai to three titles, Vidarbha to two and now, led Madhya Pradesh to beat giants Mumbai and secure their maiden title.

TS Inter results 2022: 63.32% pass 1st year, 67.16% qualify 2nd year; check details here
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TS Inter results 2022: 63.32% pass 1st year, 67.16% qualify 2nd year; check details here

Medchal district has emerged as the best performer with 78 percent students clearing the exam