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Hyderabad: the rise of a megacity

by An_Indian

The core of every debate about Andhra Pradesh and Telangana is the city of Hyderabad.

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Jai Andhra, Jai Telangana: why a shared language wasn’t enough to unite Andhra Pradesh

by An_Indian

The Congress Party crushed the Jai Andhra and Jai Telangana separatist movements in 1973, but a lasting union was impossible.

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Inception from a death: how Potti Sreeramulu’s sacrifice created Andhra Pradesh

by An_Indian

When India became independent in 1947, the state of Andhra Pradesh did not exist.

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After early success, India's daily COVID infections have surpassed the US and Brazil. Why?

by Sanjana_18

From the end of February, daily new cases began to rise sharply again, passing 100,000 a day, and now crossing the 200,000 mark.

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Vizag Steel is the story of Andhra Pradesh

by An_Indian

The history of the Visakhapatnam Steel Plant, or Vizag Steel, encapsulates the chaotic development of Andhra Pradesh.

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As India's COVID crisis worsens, leaders play the blame game while the poor suffer once again

by Sanjana_18

For now, the Indian government has just asked the states to focus on “stringent containment and public health measures”, including testing, tracing and inoculations.

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Why India is banking on health diplomacy to grow African footprint

by Sanjana_18

India’s expertise in affordable healthcare has assumed increased significance during the ongoing pandemic. New Delhi is already reaping the benefits of an ambitious diplomatic initiative to deliver Made-in-India vaccines to developing countries.

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Caste in India: 'blind recruitment' for the civil service won't fix the system

by Sanjana_18

The Indian Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment recommends that last names revealing the caste, religious, or cultural backgrounds of candidates should be kept hidden during recruitment processes.

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India prepares for Kumbh Mela, world's largest religious gathering, amid COVID-19 fears

by Sanjana_18

This year’s event takes place amid fears that a massive gathering like this could turn out to be a COVID-19 superspreader event. According to Johns Hopkins University, by April 1, 2021, the start of the Kumbh Mela, India had reported 12 million cases and 162,900 deaths.

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When can kids get the COVID-19 vaccine? A pediatrician answers 5 questions parents are asking

by Sanjana_18

Researchers are still trying to understand why we’re seeing these differences between older and younger kids.