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Magic of her voice will live forever’: Tributes pour in for Lata Mangeshkar from Pakistan

Islamabad/Lahore, Feb 6 (PTI) Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan, eminent personalities, politicians, cricketers and ordinary citizens on Sunday described Lata Mangeshkar as the "nightingale...

Lata Mangeshkar remained in tune with the times through social media

New Delhi, Feb 6 (PTI) She may have retired from active public life in her twilight years, but singing legend Lata Mangeshkar kept abreast...

25k or 30k: Lata Mangeshkar’s songs list is tall but often disputed

New Delhi, Feb 6 (PTI) Lata Mangeshkar will always remain one of the towering figures of Indian music and it is often claimed that...

When Lata Mangeshkar thought Kishore Kumar was ‘following’ her

Mumbai, Feb 6 (PTI) Lata Mangeshkar and Kishore Kumar had some of the best musical collaborations to their credit but their first meeting began...

‘Lag Ja Gale’ to ‘Jiya Jale’: A look at 20 best songs from Lata Mangeshkar’s vast discography

New Delhi, Feb 6 (PTI) Happy, sad, patriotic, melancholic, seductive or playful: there is a Lata Mangeshkar song for every mood.The singing legend, 92,...

PM Modi arrives in Mumbai to attend funeral of Lata Mangeshkar

Mumbai, Feb 6 (PTI) Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in Mumbai on Sunday afternoon to attend the funeral of legendary singer Lata Mangeshkar,...

Lata Mangeshkar attended school only for a day, learnt Marathi alphabets from house help

New Delhi, Feb 6 (PTI) On her first day of school, Lata Mangeshkar took younger sister Asha, then aged about 10 months, with her...

My singing wasn’t some sort of miracle: Lata

New Delhi, Feb 6 (PTI) Known to be extremely down-to-earth, Lata Mangeshkar once said her singing wasn't some sort of miracle or nothing extraordinary...

Draped in tricolour, Lata Mangeshkar embarks on her final journey

Mumbai, Feb 6 (PTI) The mortal remains of singing legend Lata Mangeshkar, draped in the national flag, were taken in a truck from...

Issue with vocal cords had once forced Lata Mangeshkar to take break from singing

Indore, Feb 6 (PTI) Not many music lovers perhaps know that legendary singer Lata Mangeshkar, who lent her mellifluous voice to thousands of...

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Kanhaiya Lal Teli’s body being taken for last rites in Udaipur on 29 June 2022 | Photo: ThePrint | Manisha Mondal

India’s blasphemy beheadings have a new audience—and they’re sitting behind smartphones

Videos on social media have become a key feature of blasphemy killings. Each inspires communal competitors to stage a more macabre act of revenge.
The Reserve Bank of India logo | Photo: Suraj Singh Bisht | ThePrint

RBI intervenes with multi-pronged strategy in battle against rupee fall

The Reserve Bank’s challenges include crashes in forward dollar premiums to rising open interest in futures that adds to pressure on the currency.

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File photo of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Egyptian president Abdel Fattah Al Sisi on the latter's first visit to India | Photo: Twitter/@narendramodi

India and Egypt work towards building strategic relationship with focus on defence & security

From holding joint military exercises to exporting wheat as Russia and Ukraine stop supplies, New Delhi and Cairo are redrawing their relationship as geopolitical tensions rise.    

Moral, political & ideological questions on Maharashtra: 1st is simplest to answer, 3rd trickiest

What is Shiv Sena’s ideology? We might say it’s been a convenient mix of extreme ethnic chauvinism & unforgiving Hindutva. Within the second, the party retained space to manoeuvre.
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