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Online class (Representational Image) | Wikipedia

Bullying, fake student IDs & peeping families — how online classes are challenging teachers

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Maj Gen (retd) G.D. Bakshi | ANI

Maj Gen GD Bakshi, the defence expert with the loudest war cry on Prime Time TV

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Apple users catch TikTok spying on iPhones, recording password and sensitive mails

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Favipiravir remains a subject of trials across the world | ANI photo

Potential Covid drug favipiravir to be available at Rs 103/pill at pharmacies by month-end

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A file photo of IAS officer Ankur Garg at Harvard University in the US. | Photo: Facebook

IAS officer who scored 171 out of 170 in macroeconomics earns fresh accolade from Harvard

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Mandeep Mehra and Sapan Desai (R) | MIGIMS & Researchgate

Story of 2 Indian-origin doctors behind one of the biggest medical research scandals in years

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Chinese not on Indian territory is a lie of actual control. PLA has breached the LAC

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Representational Image | Students wearing masks in a classroom | Photo: Abhishek Saha/ANI

How Modi govt plans to reopen schools once lockdown is lifted 

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses during Dussehra celebrations, at Dwarka in New Delhi. | PTI

Why PM Modi is just like Iran’s supreme leader Ali Khamenei

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College students | Representational image | Photo: Suraj Singh Bisht | ThePrint

Trains, buses resume but students of JNU, DU, BHU, AMU are wary of going back home

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On Camera

File image of BSE building at Dalal Street, Mumbai | Commons

How PSU’s market cap fell by 36% in 6 years under Modi govt, while stock market doubled theirs

In episode 605 of #CutTheClutter, Shekhar Gupta parses numbers to highlight how public sector firms and banks lost Rs 6.9 lakh crore in value in 6 years.
Gold jewellery (Representational image) | Bloomberg

Gold sales this festival season to be India’s worst since 2008

Covid and weak economic growth are likely to push sales below last year’s 194 tons to the lowest quarterly numbers since 2008, according to a consultant at Metals Focus Ltd.

Defence

Army personnel during a parade (representational image) | Photo: Suraj Singh Bisht | ThePrint

Army develops WhatsApp-like app for personnel to dodge risk of communication leaks

The Secure Application for Internet supports secure voice, text and video-calling services for Android platforms over the internet. It is end-to-end encrypted. 
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Trump or Biden? Doesn’t matter to India-US ties as they’re in a full, strategic embrace

Pompeo & Esper’s visit to India for the 2+2 talks is proof that old hypocrisies are history, and supreme national interest has again driven a strategic choice.