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 2020-04-04 05:51 

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3rd SpaceX prototype spacecraft blows up during pressure test...

San Francisco, April 4 (IANS) A third prototype of Elon Musk-run SpaceXs next-generation rocket Starship 'SN3' broke apart during a pressure test at the companys test site in Boca Chica, Texas....

 2020-04-04 05:45 

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Twitter, Mozilla Firefox in tug of war over users' cached data...

San Francisco, April 4 (IANS) Twitter and popular browser Mozilla Firefox have locked up horns over users chat data like Direct Messages (DMs) being inadvertently stored in the browser's cache on desktops....

 2020-04-04 05:40 

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US dollar rises on risk aversion...

New York, April 4 (IANS) The US dollar climbed in late trading on Friday as the COVID-19 pandemic restrained market participants' appetite for risk....

 2020-04-04 05:30 

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Amidst Covid-19, AP exports 1,530 MT of aqua products...

Amaravati, April 4 (IANS) Despite the overall lull in all economic sectors due to the COVID-19 crisis, the Andhra Pradesh government is sparing no effort to keep its fisheries and aqua products sector alive. By Friday, the state has exported 1,530 Metric ...

 2020-04-04 05:23 

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Jeff Bezos donates $100 million to feed out-of-work Americans...

San Francisco, April 4 (IANS) Amazon Founder and CEO Jeff Bezos has announced to donate $100 million to US food banks to help them feed a growing number of out-of-job Americans during the ongoing new coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic....

 2020-04-04 05:13 

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In 'cruelest irony' China profits from pandemic its sparked (News Analysis)...

New York, April 4 (IANS) In the "cruelest irony" China ,that has blasted the world with 1 million coronavirus cases, now stands to gain from the fallout, exporting equipment and supplies needed to fight the pandemic, according to a US leader....

 2020-04-04 05:08 

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3 militants killed in ongoing Kashmir gunfight...

Srinagar, April 4 (IANS) Three militants have been killed in an ongoing gunfight with the security forces on Saturday in Jammu and Kashmir's Kulgam district....

 2020-04-04 05:07 

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COVID-19: England players agree for pay cut...

London, April 4 (IANS) England cricketers, both male and female, who have a central contract with the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB), have agreed to take a voluntary salary reduction for the next three months in response to the COVID-19 pandemic....

 2020-04-04 05:06 

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FIFA U-17 Women's WC 2020 India postponed due to COVID-19...

New Delhi, April 4 (IANS) The FIFA U-17 Womens World Cup, scheduled to be played in November in India, has been postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic....

 2020-04-04 05:04 

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CONCACAF suspends Nations League finals due to COVID-19...

Miami, April 4 (IANS) The final phase of its inaugural Nations League tournament has been suspended by North American, Central American and Caribbean Football Confederation (CONCACAF) because of the coronavirus pandemic....

 2020-04-04 05:04 

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Pak Supreme Court appeal in Daniel Pearl case next week...

Islamabad, April 4 (IANS) Pakistan's Interior Ministry said that the Sindh government would file an appeal against the provincial high court ruling in the case of slain American journalist Daniel Pearl, who was abducted and beheaded in 2002, in the Su...

 2020-04-04 05:03 

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Head coach Hansi Flick extends contract at Bayern...

Berlin, April 4 (IANS) Bayern Munich head coach Hansi Flick has signed a contract extension ahead of the schedule, the reigning German champions have confirmed....

 2020-04-04 05:02 

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Neymar donates $1 million to curb coronavirus...

Rio de Janeiro, April 4 (IANS) Paris Saint-Germain forward Neymar has donated $1 million to help combat the coronavirus outbreak in his native Brazil....

 2020-04-04 03:54 

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The name Ravi Shankar still spells magic: Sukanya Shankar...

New Delhi, April 4 : Sukanya Shankar feels her late husband and Grammy award-winner musician Pandit Ravi Shankars contribution is not limited to music, and adds that he put India on the map for many people, leaving a lasting impression....

 2020-04-04 03:45 

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Guess who Keanu Reeves credits for raising 'John Wick' bar...

Los Angeles, April 4 : "John Wick" fame actor Keanu Reeves credits director Chad Stahelski for expanding the film franchises action into different environments....

 2020-04-04 03:44 

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When Jessica Chastain snubbed role in 'Doctor Strange'...

Los Angeles, April 4 : Actress Jessica Chastain turned down the chance to play Dr. Christine Palmer in the Benedict Cumberbatch starrer "Doctor Strange" as she only wants to appear in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) as a superhero....

 2020-04-04 02:40 

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'Bored' Urvashi posts a sexy pic...

Mumbai, April 4 : Actress-and-former beauty queen Urvashi Rautela shared an oomph-loaded photograph of herself in a new post because she got "bored in the house" amid the COVID-19 lockdown....

 2020-04-04 02:40 

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Rahul Dev to put on 3 kilos of muscle for next film...

Mumbai, April 4 : Actor Rahul Dev is set to add on three kilos of muscle for an upcoming project....

 2020-04-04 01:50 

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Rajesh Puri: After 130 films still haven't found role to fit my calibre...

Mumbai, April 4 : Actor Rajesh Puri, best known as Lalu of the eighties TV show "Hum Log", says he has featured in hundreds of films but is yet to find a role that fits his calibre....

 2020-04-03 17:06 

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Vikrant Massey gets a beautiful b'day wish from fiancee Sheetal Thakur...

Mumbai, April 3 : Actor Vikrant Massey on Friday turned a year older, and his fiancee Sheetal Thakur penned a beautiful wish for him....

 2020-04-03 16:57 

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COVID-19 effect: Kailash Kher set for virtual concert...

Mumbai, April 3 : Singer Kailash Kher is looking forward to "dispel the darkness spread by coronavirus" by playing live from his home on April 5....

 2020-04-03 16:38 

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Geetika Vidya: I was told 25 is too old an age to become an actress...

Mumbai, April 3 : Geetika Vidya who impressed the audience and critics alike with her performance in films like "Soni" and "Thappad", says she is content with the wisdom that she has gained by living life on her own terms, and has never be...

 2020-04-03 15:58 

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Kejriwal appreciates SRK's efforts, actor says he's always there for Delhi...

Mumbai, April 3 : That Shah Rukh Khan has a soft corner for his hometown Delhi is often reflected in his words. On Friday, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal tweeted words of appreciation for the superstar, lauding his contribution for the nation in thi...

 2020-04-03 15:58 

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'Ghungroo' singer Shilpa Roy gets emotional on guru Hariharan's b'day...

Mumbai, April 3 : National Award-winning singer Hariharan has received a very special birthday message from his student Shilpa Rao, who is best known for singing "Ghungroo" in "War"....

 2020-04-03 15:44 

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COVID-19: Abhishek Bachchan shares video thanking essential service employees...

Mumbai, April 3 : Actor Abhishek Bachchan has taken to Instagram to share a heartwarming video where he thanks all essential service employees who continue to serve the nation amid the COVID-19 lockdown....

 2020-04-03 15:43 

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Tahira Kashyap starts her series titled 'The Lockdown Tales'...

Mumbai, April 3 : Writer-filmmaker Tahira Kashyap Khurrana on Friday started her series, "The Lockdown Tales", to cheer up the mood of people amidst the coronavirus lockdown....

 2020-04-03 15:30 

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Lockdown diaries: Siddhaanth Vir Surryavanshi turns personal chef for wife, kids...

Mumbai, April 3 : Actor Siddhaanth Vir Surryavanshi has turned a personal chef for his doting kids and wife....

 2020-04-03 15:28 

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Big B hopes homeopathy will cure coronavirus, netizens unimpressed...

Mumbai, April 3 : Bollywood veteran Amitabh Bachchan feels homeopathic medicine may come up with ways to counter the coronavirus. At the same time, he is hopeful that India will lead the world in finding a treatment for the deadly virus which has turned i...

 2020-04-03 15:21 

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Sushant Divgikar is India's 1st drag artiste in Forbes 30 Under 30 Asia list...

Mumbai, April 3 : Model-actor Sushant Divgikar has become India's first drag artiste to feature the esteemed Forbes 30 Under 30 Asia List, for Class 2020. He features in the list of 'The Arts' honorees as well as in the Celebrities category....

 2020-04-03 14:39 

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Arjun Bijlani makes egg bhurji for breakfast: No take 2...

Mumbai, April 3 : Television actor Arjun Bijalni took over the kitchen to make some "egg bhurji" for breakfast but said that there's no take two!...

 2020-04-03 14:33 

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COVID-19: Ekta Kapoor gives up one-year salary of 2.5cr for employees...

Mumbai, April 3 : Popular producer Ekta Kapoor is giving up her one-year salary of Rs 2.5 crore at Balaji Telefilms to ensure her employees dont suffer during the lockdown, which was announced last month owing to the coronavirus pandemic....

 2020-04-03 14:33 

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Jesse Eisenberg has 'never seen' a superhero film or a Bond film!...

Los Angeles, April 3 : Actor Jesse Eisenberg may have played the DC villain Lex Luthor in "Batman v Superman: Dawn Of Justice", but he claims he has never watched a superhero film -- for that matter, not even a James Bond film or anything from ...

 2020-04-03 14:31 

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5 more test positive, tally rises to 75 in J&K...

Jammu, April 3 (IANS) With five more persons testing positive on Friday, the number of Covid-19 cases is Jammu and Kashmir has gone up to 75....

 2020-04-03 14:28 

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Delhi govt launches COVID-19 helpline chatbot...

New Delhi, April 3 (IANS) The Delhi government on Friday launched a COVID-19 helpline chatbot to provide updated information on coronavirus in the city....

 2020-04-03 14:22 

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This app to provide overview of COVID-19 pandemic globally...

London, April 3 (IANS) Researchers have created a web application that provides an overview of the coronavirus pandemic across the globe, in a way that is more interactive than other maps and statistics....

 2020-04-03 14:15 

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Reduced trading hours for currency, debt markets amid COVID-19 (Lead)...

Mumbai, April 3 (IANS) In a major move, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Friday reduced the trading hours for foreign exchange and bond markets by around four hours, with an aim to thwart risks and impact on liquidity amid reduced staff and logistical s...

 2020-04-03 14:10 

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COVID-19: Kerala announces new loan schemes for MSMEs, others...

Thiruvananthapuram, April 3 (IANS) State-owned Kerala Financial Corporation (KFC) on Friday announced three new loan schemes to help MSME units tide over the economic crisis caused by COVID-19 pandemic....

 2020-04-03 14:02 

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Corporate leaders face economic challenge of a lifetime...

New Delhi, April 3 (IANS) As the new coronavirus pandemic hits enterprises and individuals alike -- businesses large and small shut their doors and millions retreat to enforced isolation -- the magnitude of the crisis confronts corporate leaders with the ...

 2020-04-03 13:54 

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How COVID-19 changed retail, shopping behaviour of people...

San Francisco, April 3 (IANS) The widespread restrictions due to the COVID-19 pandemic changed shopping behaviour dramatically with many people stocking up on hand sanitisers and toilet papers, while shelters across the US are running out of pets to adopt...

 2020-04-03 13:52 

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Vir Das excited to be back in fiction space with a strange character...

Mumbai, April 3 : Stand-up comedian and actor Vir Das, who is looking forward to his upcoming web series "Hasmukh", says performing in front of a live audience is extremely different from being in a fictional film or series....

 2020-04-03 13:50 

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World's largest radio telescope shut down...

Santiago, April 3 (IANS) The Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array (ALMA), the world's largest radio telescope, has temporarily closed operations due to the spread of COVID-19 in Chile, the observatory said in an announced....

 2020-04-03 13:45 

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Light physical activity good for stroke survivors...

New Delhi, April 3 (IANS) Researchers, including one of Indian-origin, have revealed that stroke survivors who engaged in a lot of light physical activity such as taking leisurely walks or attending to non-strenuous household chores reported fewer physica...

 2020-04-03 13:41 

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Kartik Aaryan is 'ageing gracefully' in lockdown!...

Mumbai, April 3 : Actor Kartik Aaryan on Friday posted a hilarious picture that shows him in his old version....

 2020-04-03 13:40 

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When 3 species of our human ancestor roamed the Earth...

New York, April 3 (IANS) In a fascinating discovery that will force scientists to rewrite our species' evolutionary history, an international team has unearthed the earliest known skull of Homo erectus -- the first of our ancestors to be nearly human-...

 2020-04-03 13:40 

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Ali Fazal's poetic mush makes Richa Chadha blush...

Mumbai, April 3 : At a time when the world is in lockdown due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Bollywood actor Ali Fazal took time out to post a romantic post for his lady-love, actress Richa Chadha....

 2020-04-03 13:34 

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John Mayer reacts to Jessica Simpson's memoir revelations...

Los Angeles, April 3 : Singer John Mayer says he doesn't need to read about his relationship with singer Jessica Simpson in her recently released memoir, as he was there....

 2020-04-03 13:34 

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Bollywood promotes Maharashtra govt's free distress helpline...

Mumbai, April 3 : Bollywood stars have taken up the responsibility to spread the word about the Maharashtra government's free distress helpline to tackle the COVID-19 crisis....

 2020-04-03 13:19 

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'Dolby On' app for Android, iOS arrives in India...

New Delhi, April 3 (IANS) Dolby On which is music video recording and streaming app on Friday launched its iOS as well as Android versions in India for free....

 2020-04-03 13:15 

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Debina Bonnerjee donates Rs 1 lakh to PM-CARES fund...

Mumbai, April 3 : Actress Debina Bonnerjee, who has been urging people to stay home and practice basic hygiene, has donated Rs 1 lakh to PM-CARES....

 2020-04-03 13:14 

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Siemens India commits Rs 20 crore in fight against COVID-19...

New Delhi, April 3 (IANS) Siemens India, one of the leading producers of energy-efficient technologies, on Friday said it would contribute Rs 20 crore towards India's fight against COVID-19....

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