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On Sri Lankan man’s lynching, all of Pakistan reacted…and moved on

PM Imran Khan’s tweet of shock. Check. CM’s expression of sadness and ordering of in­­q­ui­­ry. Check. IG police’s vow to arrest the culprits. Check.
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‘Rebound after second wave subdued than expected’: Fitch cuts India’s GDP forecast to 8.4%

Fitch had previously forecast growth of 8.7% in 2021-22. However, it has raised the economic growth projection for the next financial year to 10.3%, from previous forecast of 10%.


CDS Gen Bipin Rawat was on board the military helicopter that crashed near Coonoor in the Nilgiri hills of Tamil Nadu | Illustration: Manisha Yadav

CDS Gen Bipin Rawat, wife, 11 others die in IAF chopper crash in Tamil Nadu

14 people, including CDS Rawat and his wife, were on board the Indian Air Force Mi-17V5 chopper which crashed in the forest area between Coimbatore and Sulur.

Yes, UPA’s dead. But here’s what Mamata, PK are saying about Congress & why that’s right too

Even in its second successive annihilation by BJP, Congress retained a solid block of 20% votes. That’s why all of BJP’s victims want the Congress at the core of their challenge.