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 2020-08-04 01:24 

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Israeli, US air forces hold joint exercise...

Jerusalem, Aug 4 (IANS) Israel said its air force held a joint military exercise with the United States Air Forces Central Command for the second time in 2020....

 2020-08-04 00:57 

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Israeli PM says West Bank annexation "isn't off the table"...

Jerusalem, Aug 4 (IANS) Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said that his plan to annex portions of the Israeli-occupied West Bank "isn't off the table" yet....

 2020-08-04 00:24 

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US, Poland agree on enhanced defence cooperation...

Washington, Aug 4 (IANS) The Pentagon said that the United States and Poland had completed negotiations on the Enhanced Defence Cooperation Agreement (EDCA), which would enable increased US military presence in the central European country....

 2020-08-04 00:00 

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Netanyahu warns Israel will hit back any attacks...

Jerusalem, Aug 4 (IANS) Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu warned that his country will attack "anyone who tries to attack us," a day after Israel said it killed "terrorists" near the Syrian border....

 2020-08-03 23:18 

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Wildfire in US Northern California 40% contained...

San Francisco, Aug 4 (IANS) Firefighters have contained a wildfire in Colusa County of US Northern California, officials said....

 2020-08-03 22:59 

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UK govt launches discount scheme to boost local restaurants...

London, Aug 4 (IANS) The British government launched a discount scheme to boost the hospitality sector which has been hit hard by coronavirus....

 2020-08-03 21:36 

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Bandish Bandits: Struggles to hit the right note (IANS Review; Rating: * * and 1/2 )...

"Bandish Bandits" (series streaming on Amazon Prime); Cast: Naseeruddin Shah, Atul Kulkarni, Shreya Chaudhary, Ritwik Bhowmik, Sheeba Chaddha, Rajesh Tailang, Amit Mistry; Directed by: Anand Tiwari; Rating: * * and 1/2 (two and a half stars)...

 2020-08-03 20:59 

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COVID-19 pandemic "once in a century", but still "in our hands": WHO...

Geneva, Aug 4 (IANS) The chief of the World Health Organization (WHO) said that the COVID-19 pandemic is "a once-in-a-century health crisis," but it is still "in our hands."...

 2020-08-03 20:22 

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Senior CPI-M leader Md Salim tested for Covid +ve...

Kolkata, Aug 4 (IANS) Senior Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) leader from West Bengal Mohammad Salim has tested positive for Covid-19 on Monday night....

 2020-08-03 19:49 

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Draft defence policy aims to achieve Rs 1.75 lakh cr turnover by 2025...

New Delhi, Aug 4 (IANS) India has set a target to achieve a turnover of Rs 1.75 lakh crore ($25 billion) including export of Rs 35,000 Crore ($ 5 billion) in aerospace and defence goods and services by 2025....

 2020-08-03 19:28 

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Delhi govt bans use of Hookah in public to contain COVID spread...

New Delhi, Aug 4 (IANS) In a move to control the outbreak of COVID-19, the government of Delhi has prohibited the use of Hookah in public places from immediate effect, as per the latest order....

 2020-08-03 18:53 

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AP ties up with three FMCG majors to empower women...

Amaravati, Aug 4 (IANS) In a move aimed at improving the economic condition of women, the Andhra Pradesh government on Monday signed a pact with three major fast-moving consumer goods(FMCG) companies -- Hindustan Unilever, ITC and Procter & Gamble (P&G) -...

 2020-08-03 18:32 

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Andhra's daily count dips for third day, tally 1,66,586...

Amaravati, Aug 4 (IANS) Andhra Pradesh reported 7,822 new Covid-19 cases and 63 deaths in the 24 hours ending 9 a.m. on Monday, state health officials said....

 2020-08-03 17:52 

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B'desh underwater tunnel project 'cruises' amid Corona crisis...

Dhaka, Aug 3 (IANS) The work on the ambitious $1.2 bn underwater tunnel project in Bangladesh's Chattogram, aimed at boosting connectivity, seemed to be moving in the right direction with the completion of the left line of the section, amid the challe...

 2020-08-03 17:39 

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1,009 new cases take Gujarat's Covid tally to 63,675...

Gandhinagar, Aug 3 (IANS) Gujarat on Monday reported 1,009 new Covid-19 cases, taking the state's tally to 64,684, while 22 people succumbed to the dreaded virus in the last 24 hours, mounting the state's death toll to 2,509....

 2020-08-03 17:38 

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IndiGo pilot killed in car crash in Hyderabad...

Hyderabad, Aug 3 (IANS) A pilot of IndiGo Airlines was killed in a car crash on the outskirts of Hyderabad on Monday, police said....

 2020-08-03 17:21 

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Yediyurappa doing well, clinically stable, says hospital (Lead)...

Bengaluru, Aug 3 (IANS) Karnataka's septuagenarian Chief Minister B.S. Yedyiyurappa is doing well at a private hospital where he was admitted on Sunday after testing Covid positive, an official said on Monday....

 2020-08-03 17:21 

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Kerala: Suspected 'mentally deranged' man stabs relatives to death...

Thiruvananthapuram, Aug 3 (IANS) A suspected "mentally deranged" man allegedly stabbed four of his relatives to death in Kerala's Kasargode district on Monday night, a police official said....

 2020-08-03 17:21 

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Assam situation limps towards normalcy, 4 lakh still affected...

Guwahati, Aug 3 (IANS) Around four lakh people in 17 districts are still in distress even as the situation in Assam, which faced an over month long spell of devastating floods, has improved in the past 11 days due to a break in the monsoon, officials said...

 2020-08-03 17:21 

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Aayush Sharma pens a birthday note for wife Arpita...

Mumbai, Aug 3 (IANS) Actor Aayush Sharma has conveyed birthday wishes to his wife Arpita with a special note on Instagram....

 2020-08-03 17:06 

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BSE's Q1 consolidated net profit at over Rs 32 cr...

Mumbai, Aug 3 (IANS) Stock market major BSE on Monday reported a consolidated net profit of Rs 32.48 crore for the first quarter (Q1) of 2020-21....

 2020-08-03 17:06 

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Jiten Lalwani: This year has been one of the biggest teachers in my life...

Mumbai, Aug 3 (IANS) TV actor Jiten Lalwani celebrated a lockdown birthday on Monday. In retrospect, he says this year has been one of the biggest teachers in his life....

 2020-08-03 16:58 

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'Conspirators behind Mujib killing, Hasina rally attack still active'...

Dhaka, Aug 3 (IANS) Awami League General Secretary Obaidul Quader has urged every Bangladeshi to remain alert against the conspirators behind the assassination of Sheikh Mujibur Rahman on August 15, 1975 and grenade attack at Sheikh Hasina's rally her...

 2020-08-03 16:56 

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Ayushmann Khurrana champions women's empowerment on Raksha Bandhan...

Mumbai, Aug 3 (IANS) Actor Ayushmann Khurrana wishes for equality and inclusivity for women on Raksha Bandhan....

 2020-08-03 16:50 

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TV star Ashi Singh shares her favourite Rakhi memory...

Mumbai, Aug 3 (IANS) TV star Ashi Singh says her most cherished memories of Raksha Bandhan are all about dressing up for the festival....

 2020-08-03 16:50 

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Curfew ordered in Srinagar on August 4 and 5...

Srinagar, Aug 3 (IANS) The authorities have announced the imposition of curfew in Srinagar district on August 4 and 5, after receiving intelligence reports which suggested that subversive elements are planning to disrupt peace during this period....

 2020-08-03 16:44 

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Maha records 266 Covid fatalities, Nagpur rockets to 50 deaths (Roundup)...

Mumbai, Aug 3 (IANS) Maharashtra continued to record a high daily Covid toll with 266 deaths on Monday, including a sudden shooting up of fatalities in the state's second capital Nagpur, even as the recovery rate improved further, health officials sai...

 2020-08-03 16:44 

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Over 40 test positive for Covid-19 on Norwegian cruise ship...

Oslo, Aug 3 (IANS) At least 41 passengers and crew on a Norwegian cruise ship have tested positive for Covid-19, officials said....

 2020-08-03 16:36 

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Comedian Anup Upadhyay set to join 'Excuse Me Madam'...

Mumbai, Aug 3 (IANS) Actor Anup Upadhyay, known for his perfect comic timing, is set to be back in a new TV show....

 2020-08-03 16:35 

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590 new cases take J&K's Covid tally past 22K-mark...

Srinagar, Aug 3 (IANS) Jammu and Kashmir on Monday reported 590 new cases, taking the Union Territory's Covid-19 tally past the 20,000-mark to 20,006, while 11 people succumbed to the dreaded virus in the last 24 hours....

 2020-08-03 16:35 

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Karnataka's COVID-19 recovery rate improves...

Bengaluru, Aug 3 (IANS) Karnataka has witnessed a substantial COVID-19 recovery rate by 5.67 per cent in the past week, taking the overall recovery rate in the state to 42.81 per cent, state Medical Education Minister K. Sudhakar said on Monday....

 2020-08-03 16:35 

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Mumbai Police says no written complaint was filed by Sushant's family in Feb...

Mumbai, Aug 3 (IANS) Mumbai Police issued a statement on Monday saying that no written complaint was filed by the family of late actor Sushant Singh Rajput in February this year....

 2020-08-03 16:18 

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Jubilant Life Sciences launches remdesivir for injection...

New Delhi, Aug 3 (IANS) Jubilant Life Sciences Ltd on Monday announced that its subsidiary, Jubilant Generics, has launched remdesivir for injection, under the brand name 'JUBI-R', in the Indian market at a price of Rs 4,700 per vial of 100 mg....

 2020-08-03 16:18 

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'Excessive billing': Hyd pvt hospital barred from Covid treatment...

Hyderabad, Aug 3 (IANS) Finally cracking the whip after a plethora of complaints against private hospitals treating Covid-19 patients, the Telangana government on Monday revoked permission given to a hospital for Covid treatment, creating hopes of strong ...

 2020-08-03 16:18 

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Shilpa Rao on how Anurag Kashyap united her with Sneha Khanwalkar (Lead)...

Mumbai, Aug 3 (IANS) Singer Shilpa Rao says her latest song emphasises on how everyone is a work in progress as human beings....

 2020-08-03 16:18 

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Shilpa Rao on how Anurag Kashyap united her with Sneha Khanwalkar...

Mumbai, Aug 3 : Singer Shilpa Rao says her latest song emphasises on how everyone is a work in progress as human beings....

 2020-08-03 16:18 

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Global Covid-19 deaths surpass 690,000...

New York, Aug 3 (IANS) Global Covid-19 deaths surpassed 690,000 on Monday, according to the Center for Systems Science and Engineering (CSSE) at Johns Hopkins University....

 2020-08-03 15:57 

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Miranda Lambert opens up on her scripted podcast...

Los Angeles, Aug 3 (IANS) Singer Miranda Lambert is getting a new podcast....

 2020-08-03 15:56 

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US stocks open higher as tech sector leads...

New York, Aug 3 (IANS) US stocks opened higher on Monday, bolstered by solid gains in big tech names....

 2020-08-03 15:56 

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Lt Gov sets up special court for trial of Delhi riot cases...

New Delhi, Aug 3 (IANS) On the recommendation of the Delhi High Court, Lt Governor Anil Baijal on Monday designated the court of Additional Session Judge, Shahdara, as a special court for the trial of cases relating to violence which had erupted in the ci...

 2020-08-03 15:55 

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Mithoon records album with artistes, crew in different time zones...

Mumbai, Aug 3 (IANS) Composer Mithoon says embracing the new normal and using innovative technological resources is the need of the hour....

 2020-08-03 15:55 

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India restricts entry of Chinese firms in commercial coal mine auctions...

New Delhi, Aug 3 (IANS) The government has restricted participation of companies from countries sharing a land border with India in the ongoing auction of coal mines for commercial extraction by the private sector....

 2020-08-03 15:54 

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I have high hopes from this Pakistan team, says Afridi...

Karachi, Aug 3 (IANS) Former Pakistan captain Shahid Afridi has said he has high hopes from this Pakistan team which will take on formidable England in three Test matches....

 2020-08-03 15:54 

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Rs 50 cr withdrawn from Sushant's account, but Mumbai Police silent on crucial lead: Bihar DGP...

New Delhi, Aug 3 (IANS) The ongoing war of words between Mumbai Police and Bihar Police took a turn for the worse on Monday after Bihar Director General of Police (DGP) Gupteshwar Pandey questioned the Mumbai Police as to why they did not investigate the ...

 2020-08-03 15:26 

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Jay Bhanushali on how fatherhood brought him closer to wife Mahhi Vij...

Mumbai, Aug 3 (IANS) His daughter Tara turned one on Monday, and actor Jay Bhanushali opened up on how fatherhood has changed his perspective about life....

 2020-08-03 15:23 

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Moody's upgrades Yes Bank's ratings on fund raising...

Mumbai, Aug 3 (IANS) Credit ratings agency Moody's Investors Service has upgraded Yes Bank's long-term foreign currency issuer rating to 'B3' from 'Caa1' after the bank recently raised Rs 15,000 crore through a further public offer...

 2020-08-03 15:23 

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There might never be a 'silver bullet' for Covid-19: WHO chief...

Geneva, Aug 3 (IANS) The World Health Organization (WHO) chief on Monday said although a number of vaccines are now in phase three clinical trials, there is no "silver bullet" at the moment, and there might never be for Covid-19....

 2020-08-03 15:21 

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Rijiju's talent scouting plan is best birthday gift: Chettri...

New Delhi, Aug 3 (IANS) Union Minister of Youth Affairs and Sports, Kiren Rijiju has said that he will be setting up zonal-level scouting committees to identify U-12 sporting talent from all across the country. The Sports Minister was addressing the inaug...

 2020-08-03 15:21 

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Google launches Pixel 4a, to arrive in India in October...

New York, Aug 3 (IANS) Google on Monday introduced the new affordable smartphone Pixel 4a starting at $349 for the lone 6GB+128GB model in the US that will arrive in India in October....

 2020-08-03 15:21 

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Ronaldo adds limited-edition Bugatti Centodieci to his collection...

Turin, Aug 3 (IANS) Superstar footballer Cristiano Ronaldo has added a limited-edition Bugatti Centodieci to his collection of cars....

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