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Omicron new variant of concern 

WHO says it may spread quickly than other forms

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Nation should evolve through debate, says CJI

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Show that celebrated 200 years of Bengal art to shut down

Ghare Baire, the popular museum-exhibition in Kolkata, was housed in a building almost as old

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Shore up the lifeline

Fresh funds must close the gap between demand and supply for MGNREGS work

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The rate reset

Slashing multiple GST slabs is essential, as is resisting frequent tinkering with rates

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A close reading of the NFHS-5, the health of India

Given how little the country spends on health and education as a share of GDP, the improvements seem remarkable

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Indian agriculture needs a Verghese Kurien

Amul’s success does not seem to have become a catalyst for similar movements across other agricultural commodities

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Over 50% of Bihar population multidimensionally poor: NITI

Jharkhand, U.P., M.P. among poorest States; Kerala, Goa have lowest poverty rates

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Russia, India, China meet reveals Indo-Pacific gap

Beijing opposes Democracy Summit to be chaired by Biden

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Venugopal pushes for national courts of appeal

Four such courts with 15 judges each would drastically reduce pendency, says Attorney General

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India urged to spell out ‘firm policy’ on Tibetan community

CTA chief says China pushing more Tibetans to borders

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‘Cross border insolvency draft on anvil’