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 2020-07-12 13:37 

The Hindu

Doctor honoured for courage...

Dr. Pradeep Kumar conducted burial of neurosurgeon Simon Hercules against all odds...

 2020-07-12 13:34 

The Times of India

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Rahul Gandhi met Chinese Ambassador 'secretly' amid Doklam stand-off, his love for nation is 'fake': Nadda...

India News: BJP President JP Nadda on Sunday said that Congress leader Rahul Gandhi was meeting the Chinese Ambassador...

 2020-07-12 13:31 

Press Trust of India

Maoists blow up 12 buildings in Jharkhand...

Chaibasa, Jul 12 (PTI) Twelve buildings of the Jharkhand forest department were blown up by suspected Maoists in West Singhbhum district, police said on Sunday. According to Superintendent of Police Indrajeet Mahatha, a group of armed Maoists had barged i...

 2020-07-12 13:31 

Bahrain News Agency

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Housing beneficiaries, applicants urged to register on National Notifications System...
 2020-07-12 13:27 

The Financial Express

'Sad to see Sachin Pilot, too, being sidelined', Jyotiraditya Scindia tweets on Rajasthan political crisis...

Rajasthan government crisis: Taunting the Congress, BJP leader Jyotiraditya Scindia said there is no place for talented leaders in the Congress party....

 2020-07-12 13:27 

The Hindu

Power shutdown on Monday...

TIRUCHI Power supply will be be suspended to the following areas from 9.30 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Monday in view of maintenance works to be taken up by Tangedco at the Thiruvanaikovil sub-station: Thiruvan...

 2020-07-12 13:27 

The Times of India

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Indian students concerned about deportation, dropping out semester as US announces new visa rules...

India News: NEW DELHI: Fear of deportation in the middle of a global crisis, unpaid loans, rising risk of COVID-19 infection, dropping out a semester and the poss....

 2020-07-12 13:27 

Jakarta Post

Crew members of sunken ship rescued in South Sulawesi after 15 hours adrift on jerry cans...

The KM Ismail Jaya reported at 4:30 p.m. local time on Friday that the ship had suffered a leak in its left hull while sailing from Tondasi Port in West Muna, Southeast Sulawesi, to Jeneponto, South Sulawesi....

 2020-07-12 13:24 

The Hindu

Antoine Griezmann likely to miss rest of Spanish league with injury...

Tests conducted on Sunday showed that Griezmann has a right thigh injury that will keep him sidelined....

 2020-07-12 13:23 

Japan Times

Japan urges urbanites to tour country, sparking fear of virus's spread in countryside...

A central government campaign to spur domestic tourism has drawn both enthusiasm and ire, with some social media users telling urbanites to stay away from ......

 2020-07-12 13:22 

Xinhuanet

5.1-magnitude quake hits north China, no casualties reported...
 2020-07-12 13:22 

Xinhuanet

Feature: Cuban talents pool wisdom to develop ventilators amid COVID-19 outbreak...
 2020-07-12 13:22 

Xinhuanet

Elder women volunteers take part in fight against flood in Jiangxi...
 2020-07-12 13:22 

Xinhuanet

Xi stresses braving challenges in fighting floods to ensure safety of people's lives, property...
 2020-07-12 13:22 

Xinhuanet

China raises flood response to second-highest level...

BEIJING, July 12 (Xinhua) -- China's Ministry of Water Resources (MWR) on Sunday raised the emergency response for flood control to Level II, the second-highest in the response system, as heavy downpours continued to lash vast stretches of the country...

 2020-07-12 13:22 

Xinhuanet

Tibetan antelope babies rescued at Zhuonai Lake protection station in Qinghai...
 2020-07-12 13:19 

BloombergQuint

The Marginalised Need A Minimum Social Security, Says Justice DY Chandrachud...

Minimum social security and effective disbursal of public entitlements are a need of the time: Justice DY Chandrachud...

 2020-07-12 13:19 

Ynetnews

PM's financial adviser: Aid package money to be transferred this week...
 2020-07-12 13:19 

IBTimes India

Pawan Kalyan to Amitabh Bachchan: 'Pained to know you and Abhishek have tested positive for coronavirus'...

Pawan Kalyan has said that he is immensely pained to know that Amitabh Bachchan and his son Abhishek have tested positive for the coronavirus. He offered prayers to their speedy recovery....

 2020-07-12 13:18 

The Strait Times

Teenager dies of suspected bubonic plague infection in west Mongolia...

ULAN BATOR (XINHUA) - A 15-year-old boy on Sunday (July 12) died of suspected infection of bubonic plague in the western Mongolian province of Govi-Altai, according to the country's National Centre for Zoonotic Diseases (NCZD).. Read more at straitsti...

 2020-07-12 13:18 

The Hindu

LAC standoff | All the country's land is with our security forces: ITBP and BSF Director General...

'The morale of the troops of the army and border guarding forces is very high', says S.S Deswal...

 2020-07-12 13:17 

The Financial Express

Weather alert: Met dept says thunderstorm, lightning likely in Bihar, UP, Haryana — check full forecast...

Eastern Uttar Pradesh, Bihar and some parts of Jharkhand and West Bengal are expected to experience intense thunderstorm and lightning in the next 12 hours, IMD said in a statement....

 2020-07-12 13:17 

The Financial Express

FMCG sales in fast lane! ITC, Godrej, Dabur, Emami report robust sales in rural areas...

The companies are also reporting a spike in sales of health and wellness, hygiene and immunity-boosting products in these markets, apart from the food products category....

 2020-07-12 13:17 

Press Trust of India

COVID: UP CM says all markets be sanitised on weekends...

Lucknow, Jul 12 (PTI) Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Sunday directed officials to carry out a special cleanliness and sanitisation drive in all markets on weekends when all shops will be shut to contain the spread of COVID-19. He said all...

 2020-07-12 13:17 

Press Trust of India

Sunday lockdown brings Tamil Nadu to a standstill...

Chennai, Jul 12 (PTI) Tamil Nadu came to a virtual standstill under an intense 'Sunday lockdown' to help fightCOVID-19 as people stayed indoors, vehicles stayed off theroads and markets and shops were shut down.Chief Minister K Palaniswami, meanwh...

 2020-07-12 13:16 

Channel NewsAsia

Malaysia reports 14 new COVID-19 cases, no new deaths...

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia reported 14 new COVID-19 cases on Sunday (Jul 12), taking its tally to 8,718 infections. 11 of the new cases are local ......

 2020-07-12 13:16 

Ecns.cn

Shanghai bourse ranks 2nd in global fundraising in H1...

China's Shanghai Stock Exchange ranked second in global fundraising during the first half, backed by sizeable listings and the continuing popularity of the bourse's sci-tech innovation board, commonly known as the STAR market...

 2020-07-12 13:16 

Ecns.cn

5.1-magnitude quake hits north China: CENC...

A 5.1-magnitude earthquake jolted Guye District of Tangshan City in north China's Hebei Province at 6:38 a.m. Sunday Beijing Time, according to the China Earthquake Networks Center (CENC)....

 2020-07-12 13:16 

Ecns.cn

Trump wears mask on camera for first time as he visits military hospital...

U.S. President Donald Trump was seen wearing a mask while visiting a military hospital near Washington, D.C., on Saturday, the first time he did so on camera since the coronavirus pandemic broke out in the country....

 2020-07-12 13:16 

Ecns.cn

Shanghai designates downtown open road for self-driving vehicles testing...

Shanghai announced on Saturday to allow road testing of self-driving vehicles on a 30.6-km downtown open road in the city's Pudong New Area....

 2020-07-12 13:16 

Ecns.cn

180 U.S. colleges, universities join lawsuit opposing new visa policy for int'l students...

Some 180 academic institutions in the United States joined the avalanche of opposition to the Trump administration's controversial visa policy for int'l students, according to an amicus brief document filed to the Massachusetts federal district co...

 2020-07-12 13:16 

Ecns.cn

Flood endangers Yellow River embankment...

The first flood peak of the year on the Yellow River in North China has caused damages on a 2,100 meter-long embankment section in Dengkou county, Inner Mongolia autonomous region....

 2020-07-12 13:16 

Ecns.cn

China allocates 309 mln yuan for disaster relief amid floods...

China has allocated a total of 309 million yuan ($44.2 million) for disaster relief in flood-hit regions of the country, the National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) said Saturday....

 2020-07-12 13:16 

Ecns.cn

Chinese mainland reports 7 new imported COVID-19 cases...

The Chinese mainland reported seven new imported COVID-19 cases Saturday, bringing the total number of imported cases to 1,971, the National Health Commission said Sunday....

 2020-07-12 13:16 

Ecns.cn

Spain's Andalusia to make mask-wearing obligatory: official...

Spain's southern Autonomous Community of Andalusia will become the fourth region in the country to make wearing face masks obligatory both indoors and outdoors, regional leader Juan Manuel Moreno confirmed on Saturday....

 2020-07-12 13:16 

Cebu Daily News

Mambaling bust yields P680K shabu, nets HVT...

CEBU CITY, Philippines — A 29-year-old man, whom authorities considered as a high value target (HVT), is caught with P680,000 worth of suspected shabu during an anti-illegal drug operation in Barangay Mambaling, Cebu City. Johnry Tabalin was caught ...

 2020-07-12 13:15 

Channel NewsAsia

Sri Lanka cancels election rallies over new COVID-19 wave...

COLOMBO: Sri Lanka's ruling party on Sunday (Jul 12) called off its rallies ahead of upcoming parliamentary elections and delayed the ......

 2020-07-12 13:15 

Press Trust of India

Stricter lockdown on weekends in UP...

(Eds: Adding details) Lucknow, Jul 12 (PTI) The Uttar Pradesh government has decided to impose a stricter lockdown across the state on weekends to stop the coronavirus spread, a senior official said on Sunday. The decision has come amid a spike in the num...

 2020-07-12 13:14 

The Financial Express

1,573 fresh COVID-19 cases take Delhi tally to 1,12,494; death toll mounts to 3,371...

The death toll due to the disease increased to 3,371 after 37 fatalities were recorded in the last 24 hours, according to the latest Delhi health department bulletin....

 2020-07-12 13:14 

The Quint

‘Will Jeopardise Students’ Future’: States Against UGC Directive...

Mamata Banerjee, Arvind Kejriwal and K Palaniswami wrote to the Centre against the new examination guidelines....

 2020-07-12 13:13 

IBTimes India

Kamra, Swara, Richa Chadha unite; demand arrest of abuser over rape threats...

Celebs like Swara Bhasker, Richa Chadha, Kunal Kamra and Onir have ganged up against a troller named Shubham Mishra, who issued a rape threat to a comedian named Agrima Joshua....

 2020-07-12 13:13 

The Strait Times

Sri Lanka cancels election rallies over new virus wave...

COLOMBO (AFP) - Sri Lanka's ruling party on Sunday (July 12) called off its rallies ahead of upcoming parliamentary elections and delayed the international airport's reopening over a surge in virus cases.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-07-12 13:13 

Ynetnews

Lebanese Christian cleric seen to criticise Hezbollah, allies over crisis...
 2020-07-12 13:13 

Al Arabiya

Coronavirus: Lebanon records over 100 new cases, highest daily increase...

Lebanon has recorded more than 100 new coronavirus infections in the last day, its highest daily increase yet, with most of the cases among workers of a cl...

 2020-07-12 13:12 

Daily Excelsior

Ali Fazal dubs for 'Mirzapur' season 2 from home...

MUMBAI: Actor Ali Fazal is dubbing for the second season of his web series "Mirzapur" from home amid the coronavirus pandemic. The actor, who plays the gun-toting gangster Guddu Pandit in the crime-thriller, gave a sneak peek into his dubbing sess...

 2020-07-12 13:09 

The Hindu

LDF, UDF two sides of same coin, support BJP: BJP president Nadda at Kerala event...

BJP president J.P. Nadda on July 12 took aim at Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan over the gold smuggling case detected at the Thiruvananthapuram airport, and also accused him of "messing up" the...

 2020-07-12 13:09 

India Today

Congress dispatches Ajay Maken, Randeep Surjewala to attend Rajasthan CM's meet...

Rajasthan CM Ashok Gehlot has called a meeting of Congress and Independent MLAs at 9 PM today in Jaipur to discuss the developing situation....

 2020-07-12 13:08 

Daily Excelsior

Success of 'Super 30' more satisfying than any film: Hrithik on movie's one year anniversary...

MUMBAI: Actor Hrithik Roshan on Sunday said playing the role of mathematician Anand Kumar in his hit "Super 30" was an extremely "special" experience. The film, directed by Vikas Bahl, featured Hrithik as Anand, the Patna-based scholar who...

 2020-07-12 13:08 

India Today

Comedian Agrima Joshua receives graphic rape threats over joke on Shivaji statue, Twitter says #ArrestShubhamMishra...

Mumbai-based stand-up comedian Agrima Joshua has been at the receiving end of rape threats and abuses for the past two days over a clip from a gig she hosted in 2019. In the video, Agrima speaks about Chhatrapati Shivaji's upcoming statue in Maharasht...

 2020-07-12 13:07 

Daily Excelsior

Gambhir recalls experience of sharing room with MS Dhoni...

NEW DELHI: The former Indian opener Gautam Gambhir went down a memory lane to recall the days when he and MS Dhoni would share a room during a series. "We were roommates for more than a month and all we used to talk about was 'hair' because he...

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