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    Nabanita Deb Sen dies

    New Age Desk | Updated at 10:32pm on November 08, 2019

    Award-winning poet, writer and acclaimed teacher Nabanita Deb Sen passed away in her south Kolkata residence on Thursday night after prolonged illness. She was 81,...

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    No role of Pak Army in Azadi March or sit-in: ISPR

    New Age Desk | Updated at 11:26pm on November 07, 2019

    Director General Inter-Services Public Relations Major General Asif Ghafoor on Wednesday said that the Pakistan Army stood by the government during the 2014 sit-in. He...

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    Schools shut in polluted Delhi till Nov 5

    New Age Desk | Updated at 07:36pm on November 01, 2019

    The Delhi government announced the closure of all schools till November 5 as air quality deteriorated breaching ‘severe plus ’ level and pollution control body...

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    Five die as rains batter Odisha

    New Age Desk | Updated at 01:40am on October 26, 2019

    At least five people were killed and five others were injured in separate cases of rain-related incidents as 10 districts in Odisha continued to experience...

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    Every person living in West Bengal is citizen of India: Mamata

    New Age Desk | Updated at 11:18pm on October 23, 2019

    Iterating that she would never allow the implementation of NRC in West Bengal, chief minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday said every person living in this...

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    Nobel winner Abhijit meets Modi

    New Age Desk | Updated at 10:28pm on October 22, 2019

    Nobel laureate Abhijit Banerjee, who won the 2019 Nobel Prize for Economics, met Indian prime minister Narendra Modi at the 7, Lok Kalyan Marg residence...

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    UP govt bans mobile phones in colleges, universities

    New Age Desk | Updated at 12:57am on October 20, 2019

    The Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh has banned the use of mobile phones in colleges and universities in the state, reports India Today on...

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    Mutant malaria parasite jumps from gorilla to humans

    New Age Desk . BBC | Updated at 12:33pm on October 18, 2019

    Scientists have identified a rare sequence of events that allowed a deadly type of malaria in African great apes to jump species and infect humans....

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    Slow walking at 45 ‘a sign of faster ageing’

    New Age Desk | Updated at 12:00am on October 13, 2019

    How fast people walk in their 40s is a sign of how much their brains, as well as their bodies, are ageing, scientists have suggested,...

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    Activists demand president’s rule in West Bengal

    New Age Desk | Updated at 12:04am on October 12, 2019

    The social and right-wing activists in Aligarh have urged the president of India to dismiss the West Bengal government and impose the president’s rule there...