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Bharti Singh disappoints Zee News, ‘love jihad’ worries NDTV 24×7 & Aaj Tak

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Members of the Peoples Alliance for Gupkar Declaration (PAGD) Farooq Abdullah, Mehbooba Mufti, Omar Abdullah and others during a press conference after their meeting, at Bathindi in Jammu, on 7 November 2020 | PTI

Arnab continues attack on ‘Gupkar gang’, Ravish Kumar on detained activists

New Delhi: Prime time debates Tuesday night went from discussing the much-anticipated Covid-19 vaccines and the resignation of UK parliamentarian Lord Nazir Ahmed to Home Minister Amit Shah’s attack on the...
Congress interim president Sonia Gandhi with Rahul Gandhi during a Congress Working Committee (CWC) meeting in New Delhi | Atul Yadav | PTI File Photo

Rajdeep & Rubika question Congress on poll losses, Republic Bharat attacks ‘Gupkar gang’

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A woman undergoes a Covid-19 test in Delhi | Photo: ANI

Mirror Now discusses Delhi’s Covid horror, Sambit Patra’s ‘bouquet’ drama on ABP

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On Camera

The moment of the Hand of God Goal, 1986 | Wikimedia

Why the English still can’t let go of the ‘Hand of God’ goal

In England, the continuing anger that Maradona “got away with it” in 1986 comes out of the ashes of empire.
File image of former RBI governor Raghuram Rajan | PTI

Rupee strong from exports perspective, should depreciate a bit, says Raghuram Rajan

India needs to worry about medium-term growth trajectory and see if the current levels of demand are sustainable in future, the former RBI governor says at ASCENT eConclave 2020.

Defence

Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh in interaction with his Vietnamese counterpart Friday | Twitter | @Rajnathsingh

Rajnath Singh assures ‘friend’ Vietnam of help modernising its armed forces

India has been in talks with Vietnam, which has maritime border issues with China in the South China Sea, over Hanoi’s interest in acquiring supersonic cruise missile BrahMos.
Illustration by Ramandeep Kaur | ThePrint Team

What the amazing rise & sudden death of a ‘Holy Warrior’ tell us about Islam & politics in Pakistan

Khadim Hussain Rizvi was the face of Pakistan’s radical Islamist politics. His sudden death, however, will not end the mass appeal of religious fundamentalism.