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Omicron in community transmission: INSACOG

‘Most cases mild, but hospitalisations, ICU cases up’

German Navy chief quits over remarks at Delhi event
Vice-Admiral Kay-Achim Schönbach’s speech led to diplomatic row with Ukraine

‘Only Indian tunes at Beating Retreat’
Plan more appropriate for 75th year of Independence, say government sources

Elephant corridors to be restored in south Bengal
403 human deaths recorded between 2014 and 2019

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Gujarat to depict British massacre of tribals

Its tableau will highlight a 1922 incident which was ‘worse than Jallianwala Bagh’

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Framing policies is the domain of govt. and not courts: Delhi HC

PIL seeking to form panel rejected

Stalin opposes changes to IAS Rules
Forcing States to send officers will pose governance deficit, he says in letter to PM

Drop amendments, Kerala CM urges Modi
‘These will induce a fear psychosis’

‘Statue of Equality’ gets final touches
Sri Ramanuja’s statue to be unveiled by Prime Minister Modi on Feb. 5

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False dichotomy

The top court’s view that quotas ensure equal opportunity is a blow for affirmative action

A stellar fallacy
Assessment of environmental costs, benefits of projects should not be done in haste

A chance to support growth, fiscal consolidation
Two years of real growth in economic activities have been wiped out by COVID19, which the Budget must take note of

Decoding the 2022 elections and the script for 2024
It would be wise not to make judgments about the outcome of the general election based on the Assembly poll results

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Budgeting for the education emergency

It is astonishing that public expenditure data on the education sector are not easily available

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‘Govt. ignored Tokyo’s Renkoji temple offer’

Many freedom fighters recognised now: PM

Modi calls upon people to take inspiration from Netaji

‘T.N. will definitely execute Hogenakkal water project’
We have the right, says Minister

Petition on conjugal rights pending for months in SC
It assumes importance amid debate on marital rape

Archaeologist and epigraphist Nagaswamy passes away at 92
He was instrumental in protecting several monuments

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Gujarat’s deep-sea pipeline scheme remains non-starter

Pollution in rivers has gone beyond critical level in State

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Taliban, Afghan civil society members begin Oslo talks

Women activists, journalists meet ruling dispensation

Peru declares environmental emergency following oil spill
Waves from Tonga eruption hit a tanker unloading at refinery

Text & Context
A proposal for Indian Environmental Service

What were the recommendations of the T.S.R Subramanian report on environment?

The need for shared parenting
What are the custody laws in India? Are the best interests of the child maintained through these laws?

Reining in the power of tech giants