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Rajeshwari Ganesan

Rajeshwari Ganesan

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The author writes on wildlife, environment, gender issues, science, health, books and a host of other topics. A professional journalist and a passionate environmentalist. Former Assistant Editor, DailyO.

By Rajeshwari Ganesan

DailyOh! PM Modi launches e-RUPI, and India's Chak De moment at Tokyo

e-RUPI is a person-specific and purpose-specific payment system that will ensure that the benefits reach its intended beneficiaries in a targeted and leak-proof manner.

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DailyOh! Prashant Kishor's Congress question, Mary Kom bows out of Tokyo Olympics

Rahul Gandhi reportedly chaired a meeting with senior Congress leaders on whether poll strategist Prashant Kishor could fit into the party's scheme of things.

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Daily Recco, July 29: Gritty and gripping Paatal Lok is among the best of Indian television

Paatal Lok is a reminder to you of what lies outside of your window. The world is not all glossy and shiny, nor is it bleak and horrid.

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DailyOh! Basavaraj Bommai is the new CM of Karnataka, to the Indian girl-power at the Olympics

BJP leader Basavaraj Bommai was sworn in as the 23rd Chief Minister of Karnataka today, replacing BS Yediyurappa.

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Daily Recco, July 28: Of Women and Salt, and the matrilineal heritage

Of Women and Salt is a story of mothers and daughters; mothers when they were daughters and daughters when they become mothers.

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DailyOh! Bengal govt refutes NHRC's report on post-poll violence, to India hopes for Olympic medal in boxing

The West Bengal government has refuted every allegation levelled by the National Human Rights Commission in its report on post-poll violence.

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Daily Recco, July 27: The righteous and ruthless Sacred Games were a turning point for Indian TV

The Netflix-original two-season series broke new ground for Indian television. These games are too sacred to miss.

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DailyOh! BS Yediyurappa resigns as Karnataka CM, to no medals for India today in Tokyo Olympics

BJP is yet to reveal who will replace the 78-year-old Lingayat leader.

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DailyOh! Olympics 2020 takes off in Tokyo with the opening ceremony

The Indian contingent was led by boxing legend Mary Kom and hockey captain Manpreet Singh, who were the flag bearers for the opening ceremony at Tokyo Olympics 2020.

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Daily Recco, July 23: I Hold a Wolf by the Ears is deliciously unsettling

I Hold A Wolf By The Ears is acclaimed author Laura van den Berg’s latest collection of adult fairy tales laced with melancholy and spiked with dilemmas that will leave you unsettled.

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DailyOh! Pandemonium over Pegasus in the Parliament, a 'dislike' button for Twitter soon

TMC MP Santanu Sen snatched and tore IT Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw's statement on the Pegasus spyware controversy, triggering chaos in the Rajya Sabha.

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Daily Recco, July 22: The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, timeless and woke

The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air is remarkable because it took on topics that were typically 'Black problems' and talked about them in a non-aggressive and non-confrontational way, back in the 1990s.

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DailyOh! Didi's phone hack to prevent snooping, to the asteroid hurtling towards us

The asteroid, named 2008Go20 will whizz past the Earth on Friday and is roughly thrice the size of the Taj Mahal.

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DailyOh! Raj Kundra in police custody till July 23, 67% Indians have Covid antibodies

Raj Kundra was produced in court today and has been remanded to police custody till July 23, for allegedly making and publishing pornographic films.

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Daily Recco, July 20: Waiting, the story of hope and beyond

On Naseeruddin Shah's birthday today, watch Waiting (2015) as a tribute to the actor who brings hope, laced with wit and a resilient acceptance of life as Prof Shiv.

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DailyOh! PM says the jab makes you Bahubali, to the Indian connection to Bezos's space trip

The vaccinated people in India are "Bahubali", the Prime Minister said today. Over 40 crore people have taken at least one dose of the Covid-19 vaccine. Have you?

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Daily Recco, July 19: The Farewell that's more than a goodbye

Is a "good lie" worth the burden on an entire family? The Farewell tells you it is and how. A heartwarming, sad and funny saga of families, relationships, and collectivism versus individualism.

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DailyOh! Photojournalist Danish Siddiqui killed in Afghanistan clashes

Indian photojournalist Danish Siddiqui was killed in Afghanistan last night. Siddiqui was in Afghanistan to cover the war.

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Daily Recco, July 16: Brave New World, the dystopia we want

Has our use of social media as weapons of mass distractions turned Brave New World into a horror story?

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DailyOh! PM's Varanasi visit, to the latest WhatsApp feature you need to know of

PM Modi inaugurated and laid foundation stones of multiple development projects, worth more than Rs 1,500 crore in his parliamentary constituency, Varanasi, today.

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Daily Recco, July 15: Space Sweepers, the working-class for the space-bound

Armed with great humour, brilliant acting, highly charged action sequences and truckloads of splendid visuals to satiate the sci-fi buff in you, Space Sweepers is a great way to fantasise about life in the great beyond.

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DailyOh! Piyush Goyal is Leader of House in Rajya Sabha, Sima Aunty gets an Emmy nom

Piyush Goyal is now the new Leader of the House in Rajya Sabha, replacing Thaawarchand Gehlot who was appointed as the Governor of Karnataka last week.

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Daily Recco, July 14: Cobra Kai, karate and second chances

Riding on The Karate Kid's nostalgia factor, Cobra Kai has carved a niche of its own. A worthy Emmy nomination.

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DailyOh! PM speaks to Tokyo-bound athletes, India says goodbye to Yashpal Sharma

PM Modi, via video-conferencing, interacted with the Indian athletes going to the Tokyo Olympics.

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DailyOh! IMA says Covid third wave inevitable, to what happens when Mars and Venus align

The IMA has warned the government against mass gatherings, which can act as Covid third wave 'super spreaders'.

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DailyOh! Kerala battles Zika along with Covid, Covaxin might get WHO nod

A 24-year-old woman from Parassala in Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, has been found infected with the Zika virus, even as the state bears maximum Covid cases along with Maharashtra.

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DailyOh! New Cabinet ministers take charge in Delhi, to the new lakes in Antarctica

On his very first day as the Information Technology Minister, Ashwini Vaishnaw shot off a warning to Twitter, asking to it abide by the new IT Rules.

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DailyOh! PM Modi gets a new Cabinet, India says farewell to legend Dilip Kumar

Ravi Shankar Prasad, Prakash Javadekar, Dr Harsh Vardhan, Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank, Santosh Gangwar, Sadananda Gowda and Babul Supriyo have all resigned from the Cabinet.

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Daily Recco, July 7: Dilip Kumar's magnum opus Mughal-E-Azam is a masterclass on love

Dilip Kumar as the lovelorn prince exudes smoulderingly intense romance in K Asif's unparalleled epic historical classic.

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DailyOh! Two CBSE board exams in a year, to why Britney Spears came up in SC today

The CBSE has announced a new policy under which the board exams for Classes X and XII will be conducted twice from the coming year.

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