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Prashant Kishor criticizes own party for backing Citizen (Amendment) Bill

In a tweet around 11 p.m., Mr. Kishor, who is presently advising Trinamool Congress (TMC), said he is “disappointed” about the decision of JD(U) to support CAB.

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Business & Economy

Indian Rupee opens lower at 71.29 per dollar

On December 6, the Indian rupee added 9 paise to close at 71.20 against the US dollar.

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Society

Unnao Case: Woman's body to be taken home for last rites

The woman, who had suffered 90 percent burns after she was set on fire on Thursday, died of a cardiac arrest at 11:40 pm, where she had been air-lifted from Lucknow's SMC government hospital on Thursday evening.

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Society

All 4 accused in Hyderabad rape case killed in Encounter

According to police sources, the exchange of fire took place between 3.30 a.m. and 5 a.m. near the Chatanpally underpass, where the charred body of the vet was found.

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Politics

Uddhav Thackeray to focus on Compensation for Farmers and Revival of Raigad Fort

Uddhav said the first decision of the cabinet was to approve Rs 20 crore in funds for the conservation of the Raigad Fort, which was the capital of Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj.

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Society

Delhi-NCR schools to remain closed as air continues to be 'severe'

A western disturbance as a cyclonic circulation over Afghanistan and neighbouring areas is likely to affect the northern hills.

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Society

Supreme Court to pronounce Sabarimala verdict today

Upholding the review pleas would be seen as substantiating the controversial ban, and the rallies calling to protect it spearheaded by Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) since last year.

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Society

Delhi Pollution likely to enter Emergency Zone today

Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) data shows that at 6.40am, the average air quality index (AQI) of Delhi reached 457.

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Society

UP Police arrest 77 people since Ayodhya Verdict

Action has been taken against 8,275 posts including 4,563 posts on Sunday.

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Politics

President Kovind accepts Arvind Sawant's resignation

Sawant's resignation has been accepted on advice of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, according to the spokesperson.

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Society

Why women should have rights of citizenship

The Marquis de Condorcet (1743-94) was a mathematician, prominent intellectual, and politician during the French Revolution. He, like so many other revolutionaries, became a victim of Jacobin repression, being guillotined in March 1794. He was among the pioneers who advocated equal rights for women, including the one to vote. Following are excerpts from his major work, On the Admission of Women to the Rights of Citizenship:

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Sports

Sourav begins his second innings as BCCI chief

The former captain’s administrative experience at the Cricket Association of Bengal will stand him in good stead

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