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  • Delhi Govt to organise tree plantation drive from July 10-26
  • Union HRD, Health ministers inaugurate Drug Discovery Hackathon
  • Lausanne 2020 announces "significant surplus" in operational budget
  • Manchester United confirm Gomes departure
  • Oxford's Covid vaccine starts trail in S Africa
  • Army Officer in rank of Brigadier dies of suspected Covid in Kolkata
  • Kejriwal inaugurates ‘Plasma Bank’ in Delhi
  • PM Modi quits his account on Chinese website Weibo
  • Orange alert sounded in Coastal Karnataka as per IMD warning of heavy rain
  • Civilian killed in militant firing at Sopore; Stop use of mosques by ultras: SDG CRPF
  • Tata Motors register domestic & international sales of 25,047 units in Q1 FY21
  • Take action against violators of COVID-19 protocols: Congress tells Meghalaya government
  • Death toll rises to 96 in monsoon landslide in Myanmar's state
  • Mental health, suicide prevention need greater attention during pandemic: WHO
  • AIADMK urges Centre to confer statehood status to Puducherry
India
Targeting strategic industries to distance economy from China: Experts

Targeting strategic industries to distance economy from China: Experts

24 Jun 2020 | 3:28 PM

New Delhi, Jun 24 (UNI) Decoupling from China is the need of the hour, but there remains the larger challenge to insulate India's economy from China without incurring prohibitive costs.

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ITBP takes over biggest Covid care centre in Chhatarpur

ITBP takes over biggest Covid care centre in Chhatarpur

24 Jun 2020 | 3:14 PM

New Delhi, Jun 24 (UNI) The Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) on Wednesday took over the Covid Care Centre set up at Radha Soami Beas in South Delhi's Chhattarpur as directed by the Union Home Ministry.

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Rain lashes Delhi, min temp at 28.2 deg C

Rain lashes Delhi, min temp at 28.2 deg C

24 Jun 2020 | 2:57 PM

New Delhi, Jun 24 (UNI) Moderate rain lashed parts of the national capital on Wednesday morning, with the minimum temperature recorded at 28.2 degrees Celsius, normal for the season.

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Former Indian govt advisor calls for de-escalation, rejects US role in border issues of India, China

Former Indian govt advisor calls for de-escalation, rejects US role in border issues of India, China

24 Jun 2020 | 1:11 PM

New Delhi, Jun 24 (UNI) India and China should work on mutual trust using their political and civilizational wisdom to de-escalate the border situation as neither should prepare for a military conflict, China’s influential daily Global Times reported on Wednesday quoting a senior advisor to former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee.

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Sitharaman seeks timely action in Gujarat woman bank employee attack case

Sitharaman seeks timely action in Gujarat woman bank employee attack case

24 Jun 2020 | 12:39 PM

New Delhi, Jun 24 (UNI) A couple of days after a woman bank employee was attacked in Surat city of Gujarat, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Wednesday said that she has spoken to officials concerned in the incident and asked for timely action in the case.

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'Fit India' live on social media on June 28

'Fit India' live on social media on June 28

24 Jun 2020 | 12:14 PM

New Delhi, June 24 (UNI) Leading sports celebrities of the country will be available on social media to answer your queries under the 'Fit India' programme on June 28 about ways to keep people healthy during the Corona period.

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BJP's stinging attack on Cong: Says 'rejected & ejected dynasty not equal to entire Oppn'

BJP's stinging attack on Cong: Says 'rejected & ejected dynasty not equal to entire Oppn'

24 Jun 2020 | 12:00 PM

New Delhi, Jun 24 (UNI) Launching an acerbic attack on the Congress, the BJP on Wednesday said a rejected and ejected dynasty is not equal to the entire Opposition and one dynasty’s interests are not India’s interests.

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COVID-19: India sees highest single-day spike of nearly 16k cases, tally spikes to 4.56 lakh

COVID-19: India sees highest single-day spike of nearly 16k cases, tally spikes to 4.56 lakh

24 Jun 2020 | 11:12 AM

New Delhi, Jun 24 (UNI) Union Health Ministry on Wednesday morning reported 465 new deaths and highest single-day spike of 15,968 new COVID-19 cases during the past 24 hours across the country, taking the number of deaths to 14,476 and total cases to 4,56,183.

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Trinamool MLA Tamonash Ghosh dies of Covid-19

Trinamool MLA Tamonash Ghosh dies of Covid-19

24 Jun 2020 | 10:33 AM

New Delhi/Kolkata, June 24 (UNI) Trinamool Congress MLA, from Falta in Bengal, Tamonash Ghosh passed away in a Kolkata hospital early Wednesday.

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NIA files charge sheet in ISIS Chennai case against 12

24 Jun 2020 | 1:01 AM

New Delhi, Jun 23 (UNI) The Central terror probing agency NIA on Tuesday filed charge sheet against 12 accused in the Islamic State of Syria and Iraq (ISIS) Chennai case for fraudulent procurement and activation of SIM cards, which were used by the ISIS terrorists for their activities in India.

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Locust control: Trials of prototype vehicle mounted ULV sprayer conducted successfully

24 Jun 2020 | 12:53 AM

New Delhi, Jun 23 (UNI) Under the Make in India initiative in locust control, trials of prototype vehicle
mounted ULV sprayer have been successfully conducted in Ajmer and Bikaner and approvals required for commercial launch are underway, the Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare said here on Tuesday.

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MHA assigned 10k bed COVID Care Centre at Radha Swami Beas in Delhi to ITBP: Shah

24 Jun 2020 | 12:40 AM

New Delhi, Jun 23 (UNI) Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Monday reiterated that the Union Home Ministry has already assigned the work of operating 10,000 bed COVID Care Centre at Radha Swami Beas in Chhatarpur here to para-military force ITBP and a large part of it would be made operational by June 26.

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Hindu Sena activists paste protest poster at China Embassy sign board

24 Jun 2020 | 12:39 AM

New Delhi, Jun 23 (UNI) The Hindu Sena activists on Tuesday pasted a poster on a China Embassy office sign board here in the national capital as a mark of protest against the neighbour over the face off at Galwan Valley in Ladakh.

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