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  • Traffic resumes on Srinagar-Leh highway after 5 days
  • OPEC+ may prolong current oil production caps for 2-3 months: Reports
  • PM to visit vaccine Manufacturing facility BBIL today
  • Petrol-diesel prices rise for third consecutive day
  • Bird Flu outbreak detected in western Belgium
  • At least 6 people killed by suicide terrorist attack near Mogadishu airport
  • Trump camp's lawsuit in Pennsylvania dismissed by court
  • MP Govt’s focus on ‘clean’ energy
  • Iran's top nuclear scientist, assassinated
  • Maradona's manager says football icon was tired, let himself die
  • Tokyo 2020 Olympics committee announces updated test event calendar
  • Malaysia inks deal with Pfizer to get 12 8Mln doses of COVID-19 vaccine
  • Moscow protests in connection with entry of US destroyer in Russian waters
  • Morocco set to start shots with Chinese COVID-19 vaccine in Mid-December
  • Birsa, Bhima and Tantya melas in MP

Early voting in the US reaches 90 million

Washington, Oct 31 (UNI) More than 90 million US citizens have cast early votes for the November 3 presidential election, data from the US Elections Project revealed on Friday.
The data showed that as of Saturday, 90,055,033 registered US voters had cast ballots in the election, representing more than 65 percent of the turnout in 2016, when 138 million citizens voted, Sputnik reported.
So far more votes have been cast using mail in ballots 57 million and some 32.7 million votes have been cast in person, the data shows.
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Trump camp's lawsuit in Pennsylvania dismissed by court

Trump camp's lawsuit in Pennsylvania dismissed by court

28 Nov 2020 | 8:26 AM

Washington, Nov 28(UNI) President Trump faced another setback when on Friday a US federal appeals court rejected the Trump campaign's attempt to block President-elect Joe Biden from being declared the winner in the state of Pennsylvania by invalidating millions of mail-in votes.

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Iran's top nuclear scientist, assassinated

Iran's top nuclear scientist, assassinated

28 Nov 2020 | 7:24 AM

Tehran, Nov 28(UNI) Mohsen Fakhrizadeh Iran's most senior nuclear scientist was assassinated near the capital Tehran, this was confirmed by the country's defence ministry on Friday.

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B'desh reports 2,273 fresh nCoV cases, 20 deaths in a day

B'desh reports 2,273 fresh nCoV cases, 20 deaths in a day

27 Nov 2020 | 7:56 PM

Dhaka, Nov 27 (UNI) Bangladesh recorded 2,273 more cases of the novel coronavirus in the last 24 hours, bringing the total number of infections to 4,58,711 on Friday.

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Australian govt denies leaving over 36k citizens stranded overseas

27 Nov 2020 | 6:32 PM

Canberra, Nov 27 (UNI) Australian Home Affairs Minister Peter Dutton on Friday denied that the government has let down more than 36,000 citizens, who remain stranded overseas.

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UK to impose rules next year to limit power of Google, Facebook

27 Nov 2020 | 6:08 PM

London, Nov 27 (UNI) The United Kingdom government said on Friday that the country would create a digital market unit, which would implement a new code for tech giants such as Google and Facebook to provide a level of play in the market and greater protection to consumers.

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