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Stock Markets Today LIVE Updates: Sensex rallies 1,372 points, Nifty soars over 350 points in opening session; IndusInd Bank up

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PCB needs to formulate policy to stop players from abruptly quitting Test cricket, says Waqar Younis

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Firstpost Podcast: Should healthy people use masks as protection against coronavirus? Public health expert Aiswarya Rao explains

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As 21-day coronavirus lockdown enters final week, Assam govt plans staggered entry of travellers; entry permits to be issued

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Boris Johnson admitted to intensive care; a look back at other British PMs who suffered illness while in office

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Coronavirus Outbreak: President, PM, Union ministers, MPs to take 30% pay cut for a year, says Prakash Javadekar

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'Long war ahead', Narendra Modi warns, but appreciates 'unprecedented maturity' during coronavirus lockdown

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Between the stages of emergency and normalcy lies our present COVID-19 goal: What this semi-normal looks like

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'Greatest emergency since Independence': Raghuram Rajan urges govt to seek experts' help in dealing with COVID-19's economic impact

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Angrezi Medium premiers on Disney+ Hotstar during Coronavirus lockdown; will other delayed films also go digital?

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Coronavirus Outbreak: JK Rowling reveals she suffered from symptoms but has recovered now

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Ra.One and Chennai Express producer Karim Morani's daughter Shaza tests positive for Coronavirus in Mumbai

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Turning newspapers into sculpture: Amritah Sen's unique art traverses fear, life's uncertainties and politics

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As belief systems impact fight against coronavirus, examining the newfound relevance of Satyajit Ray's Ganashatru

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With Mother Tongue Twisters, an online poetry initiative, Mohini Gupta hopes to inspire and delight young readers

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The Witch Boy reinforces Wiccan literature as a vital source of spiritual nourishment for queer readers

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Arunachal Pradesh Police confirm 21-year-old's abduction by China's People's Liberation Army in March

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Coronavirus Outbreak: Led by Himanta Biswa Sarma, Assam medical fraternity takes a leap of faith in fight against COVID-19

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Coronavirus outbreak sparks racist attacks on people from North East, stokes Islamophobia on social media

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Vivo V19 with dual punch hole selfie camera, Snapdragon 712 SoC launched

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Facebook to start surveying US users about their health to generate heat maps of self-reported coronavirus infections

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Parenting in the time of Coronavirus: Children have questions but how do you explain the pandemic

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How to view 3D animals in AR with Google search

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Google to pull the plug on Neighbourly app in India in May due to slow rate of adoption

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S&P 500 set to recoup $1 trillion in market value after New York reports fall in coronavirus deaths

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Gold prices ease from 4-week high as dollar, equities strengthen on signs of coronavirus slowdown

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Oil demand drops 30%; OPEC allies likely to agree to cut production in meeting on Thursday if US joins effort, says report

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AirAsia India announces free rescheduling, direct booking discounts on all flights till 31 May

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Remembering Nemai Ghosh: The unassuming man behind the extraordinary photographer

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In Portrait of a Lady on Fire, Céline Sciamma levels the playing field between artist and muse

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Caught in a series of dams and hydro projects, is Nepal's Marsyangdi river slowly drying up?

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With Mithila art, women in Nepal's Janakpur brought about a socio-cultural renaissance

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Dastaan-e-Dilrubai: Mukhtar Begum's music moved a world that desperately needed her magic

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Accept, adapt, prepare: Mind coach Sujith Somasundar's guide to fighting physical inaction and conquering mental blues

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India's Test series win Down Under came due to absence of Steven Smith and David Warner, feels Waqar Younis

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Indian batting legend Dilip Vengsarkar reflects on 'very happy and fulfilling' career on 64th birthday

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MS Dhoni owns Lasith Malinga in IPL battles between CSK and MI: Scott Styris

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What is a Pink Supermoon? Catch the biggest, brightest full moon in India on 8 April, 8.05 am IST

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Disney Plus Hotstar goes official in India, subscription plans start at Rs 399 per year

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Apple 2020 iPhone lineup with 5G connectivity will launch on schedule: Report

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How to make slow motion videos on TikTok

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Volkswagen T-Roc SUV launched in India at Rs 19.9 lakh, pre-booking open now

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John Bayne's Keynote Session At Tech2 Innovate

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ICC U-19 World Cup 2020: From Virat Kohli to Shubman Gill, a look at Indian stars unearthed from past editions

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Amazon beauty presents Vanity Diaries. Episode 5 – Radhika Apte - Her Moods, Her Make-up and Her Movies

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Navy fully prepared to thwart underwater attacks by Pakistan-based terror group Jaish-e-Mohammed, says Admiral Karambir Singh

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'No point talking to India', says Imran Khan after US, China, France, Sweden ask Pakistan to hold bilateral talks over Kashmir

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Priyanka Gandhi's Sonbhadra visit: Congress leader's post-poll proactivity puts senior party members to shame

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Clashes reported in Bengal's Basirhat after police attempt to stop BJP procession carrying slain workers; situation under control, says state govt

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After aide's death, Smriti Irani urges BJP workers to exercise restraint, attacks Rahul Gandhi over Amethi remark

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Smriti Irani aide murdered in Amethi hours after holding 'Vijay Yatra'; son claims rally angered Congress supporters

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Farmers in Gujarat's Saurashtra seethe over being made pawns of electoral politics over water

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AMU, BHU bear witness to rising violence, polarisation as political parties invade campuses to spread their ideologies

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FIFA World Cup 2018: Displaced Syrians find relief in tent-side World Cup screenings

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Evading the 'kala party': Hindu refugees in Myanmar's Rakhine state recount escape from Rohingya militants

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Cyclone Mekunu prompts evacuation of hundreds of Indians in Oman, volunteer groups offer assistance

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Firstpost Campaign Trails: To Varanasi & Ghazipur

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Mission Shakti explained: All you need to know about India's successful A-SAT missile launch

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State of the economy: IL&FS crisis could spread to other NBFCs if resolution doesn't come fast, says Siddharth Purohit

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India Post Payments Bank will launch the second wave of financial inclusion, says minister Manoj Sinha

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WEB AFFAIR | Priya Bapat and Umesh Kamat talk about Marathi web series Aani Kay Hava.

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'I can't write a book about any part of my life. I can't even have a competitive husband angle': Ratna Pathak Shah

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Shooting Stars: Rajkummar Rao talks about Judgemental Hai Kya

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At the MTB Himalaya, amateur and professional riders alike seek thrills over punishing and unpredictable terrain

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LaLiga: In increasingly male-dominated world of football, Eibar CEO Patricia Rodriguez breaks the glass ceiling

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LaLiga: Surrounded by 'monsters' and mountains, tiny Eibar look towards Indian fans for support

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Pro Kabaddi League 2018: For Jaipur Pink Panthers' Anup Kumar, duty over sentiment as U Mumba reunion looms

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Firstpost at Asian Games 2018: Indonesian culture and the love for Shah Rukh Khan

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Firstpost at Asian Games 2018: Visit to badminton's holy ground, Jakarta's Istora stadium

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Elphinstone Road stampede makes one wonder if authorities have any value for human life

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Watch: Mumbai's once iconic 'Padmini' taxis near the end of the road

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No more rotten tomatoes: New start-up helps increase tomato shelf life

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70 Mumbai buildings to be partially demolished to clear flight path

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Watch: In search of books at Mumbai's Flora Fountain

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Watch: A mouth watering journey through Ghatkopar's Khau Galli

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Survivors of torture in Kashmir Part 3: Electrocuted for 'harbouring militants', Shameema and Ashraf Bhat still struggle with social boycott

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Survivors of torture in Kashmir Part 2: 28 years later, Manzoor Ahmad Naikoo says he's been reduced to 'less than zero'

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Survivors of torture in Kashmir Part 1: 25 yrs on, Nazir Ahmad Sheikh, who lost both legs to Indian Army's assault awaits justice

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Delhi pollution update: Air quality remains toxic as Kejriwal meets Khattar; decision on odd-even today

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Air quality in New Delhi deteriorates as pollutant levels increase drastically

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MCD Election 2017: Rigged EVMs cost AAP the civic polls, party MLA Saurabh Bharadwaj tells Firstpost

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MCD Election Results 2017: After Congress' defeat, Sheila Dikshit has a message for Delhi

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MCD Election 2017 Results: AAP supporters celebrate victory in Yamuna Vihar

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A Coronavirus saga — Capturing the ghostly beauty of 12 cities under lockdown during the pandemic

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Mumbaikars remain off the streets for Janata curfew, applaud health care workers fighting against coronavirus outbreak

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Coronavirus pandemic: All workplaces to remain shut in Mumbai, Pune; Italy supasses China in number of deaths

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Bronx Zoo tiger becomes first animal to test positive for coronavirus in US; six other felines at New York zoological park also fall ill

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Coronavirus Outbreak: European banks are well-prepared for a crisis, just not this particular one

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Mahavir Jayanti 2020: Here's how the Jain community observes birth anniversary of 24th Tirthankara

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Unregulated markets selling wildlife illegally should be shutdown, in South East Asia, in order to mitigate spread of diseases

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Coronavirus Outbreak: SRK, Priyanka Chopra, Billie Eilish to unite for Lady Gaga's One World: Together At Home

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Coronavirus Outbreak: Akshay Kumar, Taapsee Pannu, others unite for song Muskurayega India to boost public morale

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As 21-day coronavirus lockdown enters final week, Assam govt plans staggered entry of travellers; entry permits to be issued

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Coronavirus Outbreak: JK Rowling reveals she suffered from symptoms but has recovered now

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Delhi riots: Tahir Hussain sent to four-day police custody; suspended AAP councillor is accused in Ankit Sharma's killing

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Firozabad, which recorded one of the highest death figures during anti-CAA protests, reports tales of pain and police excesses

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Delhi riots: Police arrest five more in Ankit Sharma murder case; IB staffer was killed during last month's communal violence

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Delhi riots: Received 4,000 distress calls day Trump arrived, probing role of people from UP's Deoband area, police tells MHA in report

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Unable to get a last look at Delhi man's body ahead of funeral, family of handcart vendor found in 'drain of death' describes its personal tragedy

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Madhya Pradesh Economic Offences Wing closes forgery case against Jyotiraditya Scindia and family members

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Kamal Nath's political life comes full circle as Jyotiraditya Scindia brings him down; 9-time MP helmed state Congress in troubled times

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'Digvijaya Singh became security risk amid 500 police personnel?': Kamal Nath slams BJP over RS MP's preventive arrest

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Madhya Pradesh trust vote likely today: Fate of Kamal Nath govt hangs in balance; BJP claims Congress has lost its majority

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Governor orders floor test in Madhya Pradesh Assembly on 16 March, days after 22 Congress MLAs tendered resignations

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Watch: Chiranjeevi, Nagarjuna, Varun Tej feature in a music video to spread awareness about coronavirus

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