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As India pulls out, China moves into Maldives with free military aid

China on Monday signed a defence cooperation agreement with the Maldives to provide free military assistance to foster "stronger" bilateral ties with Male, weeks after President Mohamed Muizzu set......

Lawmakers' corruption erodes foundation of parliamentary democracy: SC

Corruption and bribery of members of the legislature erode the foundation of Indian parliamentary democracy, the Supreme Court said on Monday. IMAGE: Chief Justice of India (CJI) Justice DY......

SC junks JMM case verdict, lawmakers lose shield against bribery

MPs and MLAs taking bribe to vote or make a speech inside the legislature are not immune from prosecution, the Supreme Court ruled on Monday in a landmark verdict overturning its 1998 judgment, and......

Farmers' issues serious, don't file trivial petitions: SC

Issues related to farmers' protests are "serious", the Supreme Court said on Monday and asked a litigant to desist from filing petitions based only on newspaper reports for publicity. IMAGE:......

'No basis in the claim that poverty is down to 5%'

'Without a poverty line, how are we to know whether poverty is the same, or it has come down or it has gone up?' IMAGE: A homeless girl asks for alms outside a coffee shop in Mumbai. Photograph:......

National pension system added 21.5% fewer corporate subscribers in 2023

The National Pension System (NPS) added 21.5 per cent fewer fresh subscribers under the corporate segment in 2023 compared to the preceding year. Illustration: Uttam Ghosh/Rediff.com Government......

Packaged food sector leaving consumers spoilt for choice with new launches

Over the past year, Amul has undergone a transformative journey, evolving from a dairy-centric entity to a comprehensive foods company. Photograph: Rupak De Chowdhuri/Reuters Since 2022, PepsiCo......

US Targets India's Russian Oil Source

Urals and Sokol accounted for every 4 out of 5 barrels of Russian supplies to India last year. Kindly note the image has only been published for representational purposes. Photograph: Kind......

How Smart TV Is Changing India

The way video is being watched and monetised is changing.This is the first thing that stands out as the penetration of smart TVs continues to rise. IMAGE: Kindly note the image has been posted......

Paytm app may lose access to digital wallet facility

The Paytm application (app) could potentially face a permanent loss of its integrated mobile wallet feature, currently owned by Paytm Payments Bank (Paytm PB). Photograph: Amit Dave/Reuters With......

Is He India's Finest Director Of Romcoms?

Girish AD doesn't make romantic comedies so much as he elevates the genre, observes Sreehari Nair. IMAGE: Mamitha Baiju and Naslen in Premalu. I consider Thanneer Mathan Dinangal and Super......

Poacher Review: Hard Truths, Hard-Hitting Storytelling

Poacher neither minces words in condemning these self-seeking slaughterers nor leaves any stone unturned in highlighting the hard work put in by friends of the forest, notes Sukanya Verma. It's......

The Indian Film Making Global Waves

'I thought of a suppressed country and a free world.''If we travel from one to another, what will that road look like?''What colours, music there will be? What kind of people would you see?'......

Dubai Tennis: Bhambri loses in doubles semis

IMAGE: Yuki Bhambri had made to his first men's doubles semi-finals of the ATP 500 tour. Photograph: Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships India's Yuki Bhambri and his Dutch partner Robin Hasse......

'Don't think Shreyas needs any encouragement'

IMAGE: Shreyas Iyer sat out of Mumbai's quarter-final against Baroda in Mumbai while complaining of back pain resulting in him getting excluded from the BCCI central contracts list for 2023-24......

Dubai Tennis: Bhambri in doubles semis; Bopanna out

IMAGE: Yuki Bhambri made his first doubles semi-finals of the ATP 500 tour. Photograph: Yuki Bhambri/Instagram India's Yuki Bhambri made his first men's doubles semi-finals of the ATP 500 tour......

'Even if you're a Rohit Sharma or a Virat Kohli you should play domestic cricket'

IMAGE: Former Indian cricketer Kirti Azad said even players of Rohit Sharma and Virat Kohli’s stature should play domestic cricket when they’re free. Photograph: Adnan Abidi/Reuters......

Dubai Tennis: Bopanna-Ebden advance; curtains for Nagal

IMAGE: Rohan Bopanna and Matthew Ebden, who made their first outing since winning the men's doubles title at the Australian Open, will face Ariel Behar of Uruguay and Czech Adam Pavlasek in the......

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