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Singapore Airlines & Temasek Foundation partner to support World Food Programme and Global Covid response

Singapore Airlines & Temasek Foundation partner to support World Food Programme and Global Covid response

11 Aug 2020 | 2:15 PM

Kolkata, Aug 11 (UNI) Singapore Airlines (SIA) and the Temasek Foundation are partnering
with the World Food Programme (WFP) to support the global Covid-19 response to help
transport essential medical supplies and other health and humanitarian items by air to points
of need around the world.

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Penguin to publish Rishi Nityapragya's new book on 'Celebrating Life'

Penguin to publish Rishi Nityapragya's new book on 'Celebrating Life'

11 Aug 2020 | 2:06 PM

Kolkata, Aug 11 (UNI) Penguin Random House India has announced the acquisition and
publication of a new book by Rishi Nityapragya, a devout disciple of His Holiness Sri Sri
Ravi Shankar.

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IndiGo repatriates 213 Indian citizens from Uzbekistan

IndiGo repatriates 213 Indian citizens from Uzbekistan

11 Aug 2020 | 2:02 PM

Kolkata, Aug 11 (UNI) Continuing with its commitment to supporting the repatriation
efforts, IndiGo operated a special charter flight from Uzbekistan to bring back
stranded Indian citizens.

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'Superpower Showdown' cracks the US- China trade war

'Superpower Showdown' cracks the US- China trade war

11 Aug 2020 | 2:00 PM

Kolkata, Aug 10 (UNI) Animosity between the two super powers-the US and China-has
heated up this November's presidential election with Donald Trump taking some tough
trade measures against the eastern country.

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60-year-old woman dies in ambulance after being denied admission for payment of Rs 3 lakh in advance in pvt hospital

60-year-old woman dies in ambulance after being denied admission for payment of Rs 3 lakh in advance in pvt hospital

11 Aug 2020 | 1:57 PM

Kolkata, Aug 11 (UNI) A 60-year-old woman, Coronavirus infected patient, died in the ambulance
in front of a private hospital complex in the city after being denied admission for failing to deposit
Rs three lakh in advance, an allegation which was denied by the hospital authorities on EM Bypass.

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Special Puja offered to Kuladevata at "Mukherjee Bhawan" for speedy recovery of Pranab Mukherjee

Special Puja offered to Kuladevata at "Mukherjee Bhawan" for speedy recovery of Pranab Mukherjee

11 Aug 2020 | 1:28 PM

Kirnahar, Birbhum, (UNI) A special puja was being offered to the "Kuladevata" (clan deity)
at the ancestral house of Pranab Mukherjee "Mukherjee Bhawan" at Mirati village here for
the well-being of the former President, who had undergone a critical brain operation for
removal of a blood clot at an Army Hospital in New Delhi.

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No change of Congress leadership in Meghalaya : Pala

No change of Congress leadership in Meghalaya : Pala

11 Aug 2020 | 1:15 PM

Shillong, Aug 11 (UNI) Former Meghalaya Minister Dr. Celestine Lyngdoh will continue
as president of the Meghalaya Pradesh Congress Committee (MPCC), Congress Lok
Sabha member Vincent H.Pala said on Tuesday.

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Odisha  covid tally  mounts  to 48,796 with 33,021 recoveries, Covid death  toll  surges to 296

Odisha covid tally mounts to 48,796 with 33,021 recoveries, Covid death toll surges to 296

11 Aug 2020 | 1:12 PM

Bhubaneswar, Aug 11 (UNI) Odisha reported 1341 covid positive cases and 12 casualties
during the last 24 hours raising the total tally to 48,796 and 296 covid deaths.

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Public awareness campaign on Covid-19

11 Aug 2020 | 11:55 AM

Kolkata, Aug 11 (UNI) Senior Cardiologist and Country Director of ACCESS Health
India Dr N Krishna Reddy has highlighted some vital points to raise Public Awareness
Campaign on Covid-19.

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Monsoon Session of Nagaland Assembly held on Aug 13

Monsoon Session of Nagaland Assembly held on Aug 13

11 Aug 2020 | 11:48 AM

Kohima, Aug 11 (UNI) The Sixth Session of the 13th Nagaland Legislative Assembly,
which was scheduled on July 30 last and deferred due to detection of COVID-19
among some legislative staff, now would be held on August 13.

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Tripura revamps tourism infrastructure during Covid

Tripura revamps tourism infrastructure during Covid

11 Aug 2020 | 11:46 AM

Agartala, Aug11 (UNI) Unwarranted long lockdown due to Covid-19 pandemic has
appeared as a blessing for Tripura Tourism Development Corporation (TTDC) and
given the opportunity to revamp and renovate the age-old tourism infrastructure of
the state, stated tourism minister Pranajit Singharoy here today.

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Arunachal Covid-19 case tally rises to 2231

Arunachal Covid-19 case tally rises to 2231

11 Aug 2020 | 11:28 AM

Itanagar, Aug 11 (UNI) Arunachal Pradesh Covid-19 case tally has risen to 2231 with
detection of 76 new cases.

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Sikkim Sports secretary inaugurates 1st Online Taekwondo training cum competition

11 Aug 2020 | 11:21 AM

Gangtok, Aug 11 ( UNI) Sikkim Sports and Youth Affairs Department hosted the first
Online Taekwondo Training cum Competition .

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Tripura to start neghibourhood classes for school students from Aug 20

11 Aug 2020 | 11:00 AM

Agartala, Aug 11 (UNI) Tripura education department has decided to launch 'neighbourhood
classes' for school students left out from the network of digital and online facilities from
August 20 next, said state education minister Ratan Lal Nath today.

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"Rang" reflects unity of India in its diversity

"Rang" reflects unity of India in its diversity

11 Aug 2020 | 10:45 AM

Kolkata, Aug 11 (UNI) The latest musical album "Rang", which is a collaboration of
Percussionist Bickram Ghosh and Violinist Kala Ramnath, truly reflects unity of India
in its diversity with this interpolation of Hindustani and Carnatic variations of Indian
music.

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