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The Flame that Cools

The subtly-flavoured palash or tesu flower not only has medicinal properties, but makes for cooling summer sherbets too In the unrelenting heat of summer, one of the ways in which Astrid Rao likes to refresh herself is by drinking a sherbet made from the flower of the palash tree (Butea monosperma). Rao did not grow […]

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Shivpal Yadav forms poll front, to contest against nephew

Pragatisheel Samajwadi Party-Lohia (PSP-L) founder Shivpal Singh Yadav on Tuesday launched a political front called the Progressive Democratic Alliance (PDA), and said he will fight against his nephew Akshaya Kumar Yadav from Ferozabad. The Krishna Patel faction of the Apna Dal and the Peace Party are also part of PDA. Shivpal, younger brother of Samajwadi […]

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‘Depression is something that nobody wants to talk about’

QTP’s new play Every Brilliant Thing sees actor-director Vivek Madan in an intrepid one-man performance, says Vikram Phukan If one were to go by the catchy social media campaign being run by Q Theatre Productions (QTP) for their new outing Every Brilliant Thing, one would perhaps not be mistaken into thinking a rollicking fun evening […]

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Tamil Nadu TN ESLC 2019 results declared, how to download

Tamil Nadu TN ESLC 2019 results: The results are available at websites tnresults.nic.in, dge.tn.gov.in, dge1.tn.nic.in. The examination was conducted from January 21 to 25, 2019 Tamil Nadu TN ESLC 2019 results: The Directorate of Government Examinations (DGE) Tamil Nadu has released the result of ESLC examinations on Tuesday, March 19, 2019. The students who have […]

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Diplomatic patience will pay more dividends on the China front

The Chinese People’s Liberation Army Air Force has sent a contingent of its J-10 fighter jets to participate in Pakistan’s National Day celebrations on March 23. This is not the first time that Chinese aircraft have performed in Pakistan. Yet, coming on the heels of the recent India-Pakistan standoff, this is evidently an affirmation of […]