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Find the latest news on the results to the 70-seat Delhi assembly elections 2020 here.

File photo of Harsh Vardhan | Twitter

Praised by Vajpayee, chosen by Modi, Harsh Vardhan will be tested by coronavirus

Is Harsh Vardhan up for what could be the biggest test of his political – and perhaps also medical – career? BJP's search for a Delhi face is not over yet.
Chief Election Commissioner Sunil Arora

Poll model code of conduct is good enough, doesn’t need legal backing: CEC Sunil Arora

In an interview with ThePrint, CEC Sunil Arora made light of criticism lobbed at EC for allegedly failing to check hate speech during Delhi polls.
Manish Sisodia and Arvind Kejriwal during the press conference today

Petitions filed challenging Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal & Deputy CM Manish Sisodia’s election

The petitioner, Pratap Chandra, has alleged that Kejriwal and Sisodia violated polling norms & campaigned in 48 hours prior to the date of polling.
People in masks outside the Shanghai railway station

Gopal Gandhi on 3 Great Marathas, coronavirus hits Chinese military, says Jayadeva Ranade

Today’s political, economic & strategic punditry from Upendra Baxi, Jayadev Ranade, Narayani Gupta, R. Jagannathan & many others.
Congress supporters in a public rally (representational image) | PTI

From catch-all to catch-none party, it’s still not too late for Congress

If Congress is able to shake off its political inertia and becomes actively involved in social and political movements, it would address all its three weaknesses.
RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav Twitter | @yadavtejashwi

Delhi voters opted for ‘real nationalism’, those in Bihar should emulate them: Tejashwi

The RJD leader said the message was clear from Delhi that if a government works for necessary amenities and social and financial security, then no diversion will work.
One-year-old Avyaan Tomar dressed as Arvind Kejriwal at the swearing-in ceremony. Tomar's photos went viral on counting day when he was dressed in the same attire | Photo: Suraj Singh Bisht | ThePrint

In pictures: Arvind Kejriwal takes oath as CM of Delhi for third time

Kejriwal took oath amid a raucous gathering of AAP supporters at the national capital's Ramlila Maidan.
An Indian Hindu wedding | Pexels

Why marrying within your caste isn’t a good idea — a scientific argument

A selection of the best news reports, analysis and opinions published by ThePrint this week.

Amit Shah’s performance as minister will now determine the success of Modi-Shah power pair

Modi-Shah share a unique power equation unlike Nehru-Patel and Vajpayee-Advani. After Delhi defeat, Shah enters a new, unfamiliar phase of his political career.

Amit Shah’s Valentine’s Day wish for Nitish and Trump finally gets his wall

The best cartoons of the day, chosen by the editors at ThePrint

On Camera

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Militarisation of US police since 9/11 makes it see protesters as ‘enemy’, writes an officer

A study of police-involved deaths between 2012 and 2018 found that police kill average 2.8 men every day in the US. The risk of death was higher for black men, like George Floyd.

Harsh Vardhan questions Delhi govt: Is Arvind Kejriwal failing in handling Covid-19 crisis?

Union health minister Harsh Vardhan Thursday raised concerns about rising Covid cases and low testing levels in Delhi.

Defence

Indian and Chinese soldiers during a military exercise in Meghalaya last year | Representational image | ANI

‘April status quo’ discussed as India, China generals hold 7-hour meeting over Ladakh

The formal meeting between the top military officers of India and China started around 11.30 am and is believed to have lasted until the evening.
Illustration: Soham Sen | ThePrint

Why Modi doesn’t feature in a list of India’s reformist prime ministers

Despite big ideas, Modi comes off poorly as a reformer, because his bureaucrats lack the motivation to push reforms and are beginning to enjoy unbridled power.