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India COVID-19 Statistics

9,538,757
Confirmed Cases
Updated on December 3, 2020 7:33 pm
138,712
Total deaths
Updated on December 3, 2020 7:33 pm
424,950
Total active cases
Updated on December 3, 2020 7:33 pm

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Actor-turned-politician Urmila Matondkar Joins Shiv Sena

After quitting from Congress, the Actor-turned-politician Urmila Matondkar joined the Shiv Sena on Tuesday, 1st December.

The govt invites farm leaders to a meeting to discuss ‘logistics.’

Finally, the govt invites farm leaders to have a talk. Farmers said they would consider the invitation positively.

‘Canada Will Defend Right to Protest’: PM Trudeau on Farmers’ Protest

Scrutinizing comments by PM Trudeau on Farmers' Protest against the Modi Government could make things worse for the ruling party in India.

Stories

Meet Gemma Hoskins, the woman who has dedicated her life to solve the murder of her teacher Cathy Cesnik

On November 7, 1969, Sister Cathy disappeared. Her body was discovered on January 3, 1970, near a garbage dump in the Baltimore suburb of Lansdowne.

Tamil Nadu: Daughter of daily wage worker secures BDS seat

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Sachin Tendulkar Helps Underprivileged Children Across Six States

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Neha Bhatt, A Young Innovator Finds Solution For Farmers Problems; Won Third Place At The CSIR

Neha Bhatt, a young innovator from Puttur in Dakshina Kannada witnessed the farmers facing problem in spraying pesticides, especially who are growing Areca nut....

“Crochet is our culture and Heritage,” says Bipasha Paul

Crochet is an art that is stereotyped to be for old people. But Bipasha Paul from Kolkata is a craftswoman who has maintained it even today.

Meet Sub-Inspector Shanthappa Jademmnavar Who Teaches 60 Migrant Labourers’ Children Every Morning

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Braving fat-shaming & body-shaming, Kerala woman becomes successful plus-sized model

Besides modelling, she has also acted in two Malayalam films -- Thottappan and Vikruthi.

Kindness at work: Several NGOs rescue animals during Cyclone Nivar, residents open doors to strays

While all doors were shut during Cyclone Nivar, some kind residents opened them to strays. In Chennai, as the cyclone wreaked havoc, members of various...

Entertainment

Remakes and remixes in Bollywood are becoming the new norm, but are the viewers liking it?

Remakes and remixes in Bollywood have been around for a while now. However, there now seems to be a lack of originality that the...

Admist the whining of Youtubers, Netflix just showed us the best Marketing Technique

A bunch of YouTubers calls an urgent meeting to whine about the Netflix free stream which will be on this weekend.

The Umbrella Academy actor Elliot Page announces he is transgender

As Elliot Page announces he is transgender, he has taken the internet by waves. He took to his social media to share a heartfelt...

Tisca Chopra’s short film Rubaru is a beautiful narration on not just showbiz, but also women

Tisca Chopra's short film Rubaru marks her debut as a director, and writer. While we are hooked to every single second of the short,...

BTS tops Billboard Hot 100 and create history with ‘Life Goes On’

The news that has been creating waves is BTS tops Billboard Hot 100 with quite the bang. Their track 'Life Goes On' has made...

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Nothing beats December feels as having a handful of Christmas films to watch, some hot chocolate and comfort. While it's still time until the...

Naxalbari Review: A well written plot of historic significance with top notch acting

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Coolie No. 1 Trailer: Sara and Varun bring out a modern version of the ’90s feel

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Saree run by Pinkathon is setting a mark for all the women out there who think fitness routines are only possible with a defined set fo attire.

Meet Baiju Mohandas Who Is Keeping The Ancient Art Kalarippayattu Alive

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Podcasts

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Andhra family accuses two cops for harassment in a final video suicide note

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