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  • CPI(M) demands probe into Air India crash at Kozhikode
  • Politician, others condole demise of Aga Ashraf
  • WB refuses to mediate in India- Pakistan water sharing agreement
  • NTPC Group achieves over 100 BUs of cumulative generation in the current financial year
  • Plane accident : Puri announces compensation of Rs 10 lakh each to families of those killed
  • Need to focus on interests of river cities by merging urban planning with river management: DG NMCG
  • Wait for investigation by DGCA, revelations available from black box for cause of plane crash : Puri
  • COVID-19: Life remains crippled due to lockdown in Kashmir
  • Davinder case: NIA conduct raids in Srinagar, few other places in Kashmir
  • G C Murmu takes charge as CAG of India
  • Rain fury: Flood-like situation throws life out of gear in Karnataka
  • Odisha reports 12 more Covid deaths,Tally surges to 44,193 with 1643 new cases
  • COVID-19 claims senior politician, six-time LS member Nandi Yellaiah
  • Mahinda Rajapaksa to be sworn in as Prime Minister on Aug 9
  • Courts could meddle with decisions of legislature when decisions violates constitution : Ramakrishnudu
States

Social worker, journalist passes away

08 Aug 2020 | 12:14 PM

Palghar, Aug 08 (UNI) Prominent Social worker and editor of the Palghar times, Ashok Churi passed away on Friday following a brief illness, family sources said.

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Youth hangs self, women ends her life after death of husband in Kashmir

08 Aug 2020 | 12:11 PM

Srinagar, Aug 8 (UNI) A woman committed suicide after her husband died of heart attack while a youth hanged himself to death in the Kashmir valley on Saturday, official sources said.

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268 more test positive for Coronaivirus, 5 patients die in  UT since last  24 hrs

268 more test positive for Coronaivirus, 5 patients die in UT since last 24 hrs

08 Aug 2020 | 12:10 PM

Puducherry, Aug 8 (UNI) As many as 268 more persons tested positive for the Coronavirus taking the total number of active cases to 1953 while five patients died in the Union Territory during the last 24 hours.

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One among  killed in AI Express flight accident at  Calicut Intl Airport test positive for Covid-19

One among killed in AI Express flight accident at Calicut Intl Airport test positive for Covid-19

08 Aug 2020 | 12:10 PM

Kozhikode, Aug 8 (UNI) One among the 18 passengers, killed in the Air India Express flight accident that occured at Calicut International Airport in Karipur on Friday night has tested positive for Coronavirus.

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Abhinav Shivaputra Mahaswamiji passes away

08 Aug 2020 | 12:04 PM

Belagavi, Aug 8 (UNI) Shanmukha mutt Vijayapur and Shanthashram Mutt Hubballi Seer Abhinav Shivaputra Mahaswami died due to cardiac arrest at Private hospital in Belagavi on Friday night.

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Police constable commits suicide by hanging

08 Aug 2020 | 12:02 PM

Tiruchirapalli, Aug 8 (UNI) A 26-year-old police constable committed suicide by hanging, after he allegedly lost huge money to the fraudsters in an online gambling game, at Periyar Nagar in Thirupparaithurai village here on Saturday.

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Situation worsens in Tripura: Covid unit shifted after major fault found in ICU

08 Aug 2020 | 11:36 AM

Agartala, Aug 8 (UNI) The sudden spike in Covid-19 related death for the past three weeks in Agartala Government Medical College (AGMC) hospital and subsequent detection of a major problem in ventilation system at the ICU of Covid unit yesterday has raised several questions that compelled the authority to shift the unit.

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Shortage of fuel must have compelled AI Express flight land on runway 10 : Aviation Expert

Shortage of fuel must have compelled AI Express flight land on runway 10 : Aviation Expert

08 Aug 2020 | 11:35 AM

Kozhikode, Aug 8 (UNI) A risky-but-compulsive landing on runway 10 by the Air India Express flight with 191 passengers on board, which is from the Arabian sea side, had resulted in it succumb to a tail-wind that pushed it ahead of the runway missing the compulsory touch-down point and thereby go short of the runway resulting in getting offshoot from it and falling nearly 120 feet (35 meters) down the valley and cracking into two parts in its belly.

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Maharashtra CID files chargesheet against 2 minors in mob lynching case

08 Aug 2020 | 11:35 AM

Thane, Aug 8 (UNI) The state CID Crime branch officials has filed a chargesheet against two minors at Bhiwandi juvenile court in the infamous mob lynching case, in which two Sadhus lost their lives in April 2020.

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Mysuru zoo employee killed by jumbo

Mysuru zoo employee killed by jumbo

08 Aug 2020 | 11:32 AM

Mysuru, Aug 8 (UNI) A Mysuru zoo employee, who was looking after an elephant was killed after the tusker attacked him, an official confirmed the news on Saturday.

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Surge in COVID-19 positive cases continue in Telangana

Surge in COVID-19 positive cases continue in Telangana

08 Aug 2020 | 11:31 AM

Hyderabad, Aug 8 (UNI) The surge in the COVID-19 positive cases continued without respite in Telangana as the state registered 2,256 new cases, the highest so far, till 2000 hours on Friday night pushing the cumulative cases to 77,513.

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No trace of TA rifleman, abducted in south Kashmir

08 Aug 2020 | 11:29 AM

Srinagar, Aug 8 (UNI) There was still no trace of Territorial Army (TA) rifleman after he was abducted by suspected militants last Sunday evening in south Kashmir, official sources said on Saturday.

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50 per cent reservation for women in Meghalaya VECs

50 per cent reservation for women in Meghalaya VECs

08 Aug 2020 | 11:19 AM

Shillong, Aug 8 (UNI) The National People’s Party-led Meghalaya Democratic Alliance (MDA) government has adopted a historic decision by approving the “Policy on Reservation of seats for Women in Village Employment Councils (VECs)”.

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Bengal observing complete lockdown for the fifth day today to break Covid-19 chain

Bengal observing complete lockdown for the fifth day today to break Covid-19 chain

08 Aug 2020 | 11:16 AM

Kolkata, Aug 08 (UNI) The people of Bengal woke up to Saturday morning with empty roads and shuttered shops greeting them as the state wore a deserted look following the State Government-imposed bi-weekly lockdown till August-end to break the Covid-19 pandemic chain.

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Covid-19: Revised guidelines for international returnees by K'taka Health Department

Covid-19: Revised guidelines for international returnees by K'taka Health Department

08 Aug 2020 | 11:14 AM

Bengaluru, Aug 8 (UNI) The Health Department revised its guidelines for international returnees and mandated a copy of the self-declaration form to be submitted on arrival.

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