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 2020-04-04 13:12 

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257 Nizamuddin congregation attendees traced in HP so far; all of them quarantined...

Shimla, Apr 4 () A total of 257 attendees of the religious congregation held in Delhi's Nizamuddin last month have been traced in Himachal Pradesh so far and...

 2020-04-04 13:02 

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Maha has enough stock of food grains,no need to panic: Bhujbal...

(Eds: with additional quotes)Mumbai, Apr 4 () Amid reports of hardships beingfaced by people in procuring food grains from fair price shopsdue to the lockdown...

 2020-04-04 12:52 

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LNJP hospital will function as dedicated COVID-19 hospital: Vardhan...

New Delhi, Apr 4 () The Delhi government-run Lok Nayak Jai Prakash Narayan Hospital (LNJP) Hospital will function as a dedicated COVID-19 hospital, Union Health...

 2020-04-04 12:50 

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Apollo Clinics launches Fever Clinics...

Hyderabad, Apr 4 (): Apollo Clinics, a division ofApollo Health and Lifestyle Limited, announced the launch ofspecialised Fever Clinics to address public concerns...

 2020-04-04 12:46 

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Coronavirus: No community transmission in Goa, says CM...

Panaji, Apr 4 () There is no community transmissionof novel coronavirus in Goa, Chief Minister Pramod Sawant saidon Saturday, adding that six of the seven...

 2020-04-04 12:36 

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EC postpones elections to 11 UP Legislative Council seats amid lockdown...

Lucknow, Apr 4 () The Election Commission has postponed the elections to 11 Uttar Pradesh Legislative Council seats which will fall vacant in May in view of...

 2020-04-04 12:30 

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Indonesia covers up to protect orangutans from virus threat...

Jakarta, Apr 4 (AFP) Poaching and habitat loss have decimated Indonesia's orangutan population, but now coronavirus has emerged as another potential deadly...

 2020-04-04 12:29 

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India's iconic 'Common Man' wears a facemask in Mumbai to raise awareness around Coronavirus...

The statue of India's iconic 'Common Man' in Mumbai was spotted wearing a facemask. RK Laxman's Common Man comic strips were known from representing the average...

 2020-04-04 12:26 

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Govt nominates IOB for collecting donations for PM Cares Fund...

Mumbai, Apr 4 () State-owned Indian Overseas Bank (IOB) on Saturday said the government has nominated it for collection of donations for PM-Cares Fund.The...

 2020-04-04 12:26 

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Govt assures protocols in place to handle fluctuation in load from switching off of lights...

New Delhi, Apr 4 () The government on Saturday sought to assuage fears of electricity grid instability due to simultaneous switching on and off of most lights...

 2020-04-04 12:12 

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Speaking Tiger recommends 15 books during lockdown...

New Delhi, Apr 4 () Publishing house Speaking Tiger has come up with a list of 15 books, including five for children, to read during the coronavirus lockdown...

 2020-04-04 11:54 

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Telangana official tests positive for COVID-19, booked for cover-up...

(Eds: changing headline, recasts intro, adding details)Hyderabad, Apr 4 (): A COVID-19 positive stategovernment official has been booked for not disclosing...

 2020-04-04 11:42 

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1,023 COVID-19 positive cases with links to Tablighi Jamaat reported from 17 states: Health ministry...

New Delhi, Apr 4 () As many as 1,023 COVID-19 positive cases found in 17 states have been traced to the Tablighi Jamaat congregation, the Union Health Ministry...

 2020-04-04 11:42 

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8 more COVID-19 cases in Noida...

Noida, Apr 4 () Eight people have tested positive for the novel coronavirus in Noida, taking number of cases due to the pandemic in Gautam Buddh Nagar district...

 2020-04-04 11:36 

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Single room accommodations help Kota coaching students combat spread of COVID-19...

Kota (Rajasthan), Apr 4 () A long-standing practice of students staying in single rooms across hostels and paying guest (PG) accommodations in the coaching...

 2020-04-04 11:34 

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Maha: 'Man who died of pneumonia found coronavirus positive'...

Nagpur, Apr 4 ()Samples of a 45-year-old man, whodied of pneumonia on April 2 in Maharashtra's Amravatidistrict, tested positive to novel coronavirus on Saturday,...

 2020-04-04 11:32 

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Adequate stock of essentials, no need to worry: Dushyant Chautala...

Chandigarh, Apr 4 () Haryana Deputy Chief Minister Dushyant Chautala on Saturday assured the people of the state that there is enough stock of essential items...

 2020-04-04 11:32 

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New York hospital ship tries to stay in virus-free 'bubble'...

New York, Apr 4 (AFP) A military hospital ship which arrived in New York City on Monday is fighting to stay in a coronavirus-free...

 2020-04-04 11:28 

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Premier League players' 'backs against wall' over coronavirus, says Rose...

London, Apr 4 (AFP) Newcastle defender Danny Rose is willing to contribute a portion of his wages to those fighting the coronavirus outbreak but says Premier...

 2020-04-04 11:26 

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Russia to the rescue? US, Moscow spar over aid deliveries...

Washington, Apr 4 (AP) An odd new front in the U.S.-Russian rivalry has emerged as a Russian military cargo plane bearing a load of urgently needed medical...

 2020-04-04 11:26 

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To prevent Coronavirus from spreading in jails, Tripura and Mizoram release 900 prisoners on bail...

In pursuance to the Supreme Court's order, Tripura and Mizoram governments have initiated the process to release around 900 prisoners on interim bail or PR...

 2020-04-04 11:20 

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PVR looks at social distancing in its theatres after lockdown, says PVR Cinemas CEO...

By Bedika New Delhi, Apr 4 () PVR, the largest theatre chain in India, is looking at seat distancing in its halls as one of the...

 2020-04-04 11:07 

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Spotify leads as online music streaming jumps by 32% in 2019...

Global online music streaming subscriptions witnessed 32 per cent jump year-on-year (YoY), reaching 358 million subscriptions in 2019, according to a new report....

 2020-04-04 10:58 

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Maha Home Minister distributes masks, sanitizers to police...

Mumbai, Apr 4 () Maharashtra Home Minister AnilDeshmukh on Saturday distributed face masks and handsanitizers to police personnel who are on the streetsenforcing...

 2020-04-04 10:56 

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Maha man held for indecent reply to scribe's coronavirus tweet...

Mumbai, Apr 4 () A 44-year-old man who claimed tobe a BJP functionary was arrested for using objectionablelanguage while replying to a tweet by a journalist...

 2020-04-04 10:52 

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Keir Starmer is UK's new Labour party chief...

By Aditi Khanna(Eds: Adds fresh inputs) London, Apr 4 () Keir Starmer, the former shadow Brexit Secretary, on Saturday emerged as the winner of a three-way...

 2020-04-04 10:46 

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Stay inside on Mahavir, Hanuman Jayanti, Shab-e-Barat: Ajit...

Mumbai, Apr 4 () Maharashtra Deputy Chief MinisterAjit Pawar on Saturday appealed people to celebrate Mahavirand Hanuman Jayanti and observe Shab-e-Barat next...

 2020-04-04 10:24 

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Cheltenham defends decision to race despite virus fears...

London, Apr 4 (AFP) Cheltenham Festival organisers have defended their decision to go ahead with the event after fears were raised that the mass gathering...

 2020-04-04 10:16 

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COVID-19 cases rise to 62 in Haryana, Palwal reports highest jump...

Chandigarh, Apr 4 () The number of COVID-19 cases climbed by 18 to 62 in Haryana on Saturday, with Palwal district reporting the highest jump, the state health...

 2020-04-04 10:16 

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Environmentalist Baba Balbir Singh Seechewal tests negative for coronavirus...

Jalandhar, Apr 4 () Environmentalist Baba Balbir Singh Seechewal, who had gone into self-isolation after meeting Padma Shri Awardee Bhai Nirmal Singh Khalsa...

 2020-04-04 10:14 

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COVID-19: Bhujbal apprises Pawar of food reserve plans...

Mumbai, Apr 4 () Maharashtra Food and CivilSupplies Minister Chhagan Bhujbal on Saturday met NCP chiefSharad Pawar to apprise him about the steps his department...

 2020-04-04 10:12 

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Modi's bid for a blackout could trip power grids — Here's what happened the last two times India had a massive power outage...

India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi has called for the country's 1.3 billion citizens to switch off their lights on Sunday, April 5. State load power centres...

 2020-04-04 09:54 

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PIL in SC seeks full wages for MGNREGA workers for lockdown period...

New Delhi, Apr 4 () A fresh PIL has been filed in the Supreme Court seeking a direction to the Centre and authorities to pay full wages to MGNREGA workers...

 2020-04-04 09:50 

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HarperCollins, Algebra launch online conversations with authors...

New Delhi, Apr 4 () Amid the lockdown due to the coronavirus outbreak, HarperCollins in collaboration with an arts and ideas club will host live conversations...

 2020-04-04 09:48 

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Keir Starmer wins the Labour leadership contest and vows to unite the party...

Peter Summers/Getty ImagesKeir Starmer has been elected as the new leader of the Labour Party.The Shadow Brexit Secretary won convincingly against his rivals...

 2020-04-04 09:42 

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Digest for domestic stories for week Mar 28 - Apr 3, 2020...

SaturdayDelhi-Ghaziabad Border: Chaos, confusion and a stampede-like situation prevailed at the Delhi-Ghaziabad border as thousands of migrant workers fought...

 2020-04-04 09:38 

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Shah Rukh Khan offers his office as a quarantine facility for children, women and the elderly...

Days after Shah Rukh Khan and his wife Gauri Khan announced several initiatives to help the central and state government in their fight against the coronavirus...

 2020-04-04 09:34 

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UP govt urges MLAs, MLCs to donate one month's salary & Rs 1 cr each to COVID Care Fund...

Lucknow, Apr 4 () Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Saturday appealed to the members of the Legislative Assembly and Legislative Council to donate...

 2020-04-04 09:30 

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'Unruly' Tablighis be killed with bullets: MNS chief...

Mumbai, Apr 4 () MNS chief Raj Thackeray onSaturday said that the Tablighi Jamaat members who reportedlymisbehaved with women medical staff during quarantine...

 2020-04-04 09:16 

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Healthy baby born to COVID-19 positive woman at AIIMS; first such case in Delhi...

New Delhi, Apr 4 () A coronavirus positive woman has given birth to a baby at the AIIMS here, official sources said, adding that the baby is...

 2020-04-04 09:10 

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Lifting of lockdown depends on compliance to norms: Maha CM...

Mumbai, Apr 4 () Maharashtra Chief Minister UddhavThackeray on Saturday said that lifting of lockdown in thestate after April 14 will be dependent upon the...

 2020-04-04 09:06 

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Madrasa management offers hostel building for quarantine facility in JK's Doda...

Bhadarwah/Jammu, Apr 4 () A well-known Islamic seminary in Doda district has offered its hostel building for setting up a 100-bed quarantine facility for coronavirus...

 2020-04-04 09:00 

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No final decision on resumption of services yet: Rlys as zones prepare restoration plans...

(Eds: Adding rly statement) New Delhi, Apr 4 () Railways on Saturday said no final decision has been taken yet on restoration of train services and that a...

 2020-04-04 08:56 

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'Tales from the Loop' about human relationships: Paul Schneider...

By Ravi Bansal New Delhi, Apr 4 () It makes Paul Schneider happy that his popular sitcom...

 2020-04-04 08:32 

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Central Warehousing Corp contributes Rs 5.65 cr to PM-CARES Fund...

New Delhi, Apr 4 () State-owned Central Warehousing Corporation (CWC) has contributed Rs 5.65 crore to the PM-CARES Fund for tackling the coronavirus outbreak....

 2020-04-04 08:23 

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The US just recorded the highest single-day death toll in the world...

The US recorded 1,321 deaths between Thursday and Friday, statistics site Worldometers reported.This is the highest single-day death toll recorded by any country...

 2020-04-04 08:18 

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India's power grids gear up for 1.3 billion people switching of their lights on April 5...

Nearly 1.3 billion people may turn off their lights on April 5. Prime Minister Narendra Modi has asked citizens to show the country's...

 2020-04-04 07:56 

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Coronavirus: TAFE expands free tractor rental scheme to Raj, UP to help marginal farmers...

New Delhi, Apr 4 () Farm equipment major TAFE is expanding its free tractor rental scheme to Rajasthan and Uttar Pradesh to help small and marginal farmers...

 2020-04-04 07:49 

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Coronavirus outbreak: India issues advisory asking people to wear 'homemade face covers'...

As India witnesses a spike in coronavirus cases, the Central government on Saturday issued an advisory asking people to wear...

 2020-04-04 07:35 

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India puts curbs on exports of testing kits with immediate effect...

The government on Saturday put curbs on exports of diagnostic kits with a view to discourage shipments amid the coronavirus outbreak....

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