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BJP amassed over Rs 430 cr in donations, 13 times more than all national parties: ADR

Of the total donations received in 2017-18, BJP got the lion's share with 2,977 donations followed by the Congress which has declared receiving Rs 26.66 crore.

Half a coconut shell for Rs 1,365: Amazon's offer has buyers, Twitter can't believe it

Twitter saw numerous reactions when a seller on Amazon priced Natural Coconut Shell Cup at Rs 1,365.

India saw world’s largest data breach in 2018 due to lax cyber security: WEF report

In India, the Aadhaar database reportedly suffered multiple breaches that potentially compromised the records of all 1.1 billion registered citizens, the report said.

Railways links locomotives via ISRO satellites to automatically feed train status

The official said the new system will help railways to modernise its control room, railway network for more efficient train movement across its network.

Karnataka HC Chief Justice caught in SC collegium row, here's what it's about

Many judges have responded sharply to the elevation of Karnataka HC Chief Justice Dinesh Maheshwari and Delhi HC judge Justice Sanjiv Khanna to the Supreme Court.

The Death and Life of a Theatre Activist: An excerpt from ‘Cut’ by Sreemoyee Piu Kundu

Sreemoyee Piu Kundu, the author of "Faraway Music" and "Sita's Curse," has a new novel that explores the life of a renowned theatre artist.

Lessons for BJP, Congress and JD(S) in Karnataka from Tamil Nadu

There have multiple cases of legislators jumping ship and of being disqualified under the anti-defection law, but the BJP, JD(S) and the Congress will want to remember what happened in neighbouring Tamil Nadu.

Manu Sawhney appointed new ICC CEO, will take over from David Richardson

Sawhney has worked with ESPN Star Sports for 17 years besides leading the global broadcast partnership deal with the ICC that ran from 2007-2015.

A lost opportunity for us: Candidates rue as 2 big banking recruitment exams clash

IBPS’s Clerical Mains Exam and LVB’s exam for Probationary Officers have been scheduled for January 20 this year.

Railways eliminates 3,478 unmanned level crossings, claims only one left

The official said the last unmanned level crossing in Uttar Pradesh had not yet been ended due to local resistance but it was likely to happen this year.