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  • 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
  • Kerala plane accident: Air India, Air India Express blacken their logos on social media
  • Flight Accident : AI CMD, Air India express CEO reaches Calicut, 17, including two pilots dead
  • Country needs to stick to basics till a safe and effective Covid vaccine is found : Experts
States

Two killed, six injured in road mishaps in UP's Hardoi

06 Aug 2020 | 3:53 PM

Hardoi, Aug 6 (UNI) Two people were killed while six others sustained injuries in two separate road accidents in Uttar Pradesh's Hardoi district, police said on Thursday.

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Passenger launch stuck in Sharavati backwaters amid heavy rainfall, pulled to safety

06 Aug 2020 | 3:52 PM

Shivamogga, Aug 6 (UNI) A launch carrying people got stuck in the backwaters near Hulidevaraya Bana due to a windstorm on Wednesday, authorities said on Thursday.

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Coronavirus claims two police personnel's lives in Nagpur

Coronavirus claims two police personnel's lives in Nagpur

06 Aug 2020 | 3:44 PM

Nagpur, Aug 6 (UNI) Two police personnel died due to coronavirus infection here in the early hours of Thursday, a senior police official said.

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Asst Sub-Inspector succumbs to COVID-19 in Hyderabad

06 Aug 2020 | 3:44 PM

Hyderabad, Aug 6 (UNI) An Assistant Sub-inspector of Police died of COVID-19 while undergoing treatment at a private hospital in Kukatpally area here on Thursday.

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Godrej aer introduces Fresh + Safe range with air & surface, fabric and travel sanitizer sprays

06 Aug 2020 | 3:40 PM

Kolkata, Aug 06 (UNI) Godrej aer, a leading home and car fragrance brand, from the house of Godrej Consumer Products Limited (GCPL), unveiled Godrej aer Fresh + Safe range with a unique 2-in-1 combination of fragrance and sanitisation.

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Sushma Swaraj epitome of Indian culture with mix of modern thinking & traditional values: Vice Prez

Sushma Swaraj epitome of Indian culture with mix of modern thinking & traditional values: Vice Prez

06 Aug 2020 | 3:39 PM

Chandigarh, Aug 6 (UNI) Vice President and Panjab University Chancellor M Venkaiah Naidu on Thursday said former Union Minister Sushma Swaraj was seen as an epitome of Indian culture with a blend of modern thinking and traditional values and was always respectful towards seniors.

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1.2 cr saplings to be planted in HP: Minister

06 Aug 2020 | 3:37 PM

Kangra, Aug 6 (UNI) Himachal Pradesh Social Justice and Women Empowerment Minister Sarveen Chaudhary on Thursday said the government is making special efforts to increase the forest cover area in the state and this year a target has been set to plant 1.20 crore saplings of different species in the state because the forests contribute significantly to climate balance.

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Varanasi records 116 new cases, tally surges to 3,659

06 Aug 2020 | 3:35 PM

Varanasi, Aug 6 (UNI) With 116 more people testing positive for the novel coronavirus, the total number of cases increased to 3,659 in Uttar Pradesh's Varanasi district on Thursday.

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Fire breaks out in a lorry shed, huge bundles of matches destroyed

06 Aug 2020 | 3:33 PM

Virudhunagar, Aug 6 (UNI) A fire, which broke out in a lorry shed, destroyed huge bundles of matches, valued a few lakh of rupees, at Sadaiyampatti village near Sattur in this district late on Wednesday night.

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Delhi resident dies of cardiac arrest in Sopore

06 Aug 2020 | 3:31 PM

Baramulla, Aug 6 (UNI) A Delhi resident on Thursday died due to massive heart attack in apple township of Sopore in this north Kashmir district, official sources said.

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UP: Three of family killed as roof collapses

06 Aug 2020 | 3:27 PM

Badaun, Aug 6 (UNI) Three members of a family were killed when the roof of their government accommodation collapsed in the Islamnagar area in Uttar Pradesh's Badaun district, police said on Thursday.

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BJP leader booked for celebratory firing in UP's Auraiyya

06 Aug 2020 | 3:25 PM

Auraiyya, Aug 6 (UNI) The senior district vice-president of the Bharatiya Janata Party in Auraiyya, was booked for alleged celebratory firing while saying 'Jai Shri Ram' after lighting diyas following the Bhoomi Pujan for the Ram temple construction in Ayodhya, police said on Thursday.

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50,000 Robin Hood Army volunteers to serve 30 million meals in India, abroad to underprivileged by August 15

06 Aug 2020 | 3:23 PM

Kolkata, Aug 06 (UNI) Robin Hood Army, a zero-funds organization working with volunteers to serve surplus food from restaurants and the community to the underprivileged, has pledged to serve 30 million meals under its #Mission30M initiative in India’s rural and urban areas and across 10 countries (Bahrain, Botswana, Malaysia, Nepal, Nigeria, Pakistan, Philippines, Sri Lanka and Uganda) with 50,000 volunteers by August 15, 2020.

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JK: Boy finds watery grave

06 Aug 2020 | 3:20 PM

Baramulla, Aug 6 (UNI) A 10-year-old boy drowned in river Jhelum in this north Kashmir district on Wednesday evening, late report received here said on Thursday.

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Fear of COVID19 should not supersede the right to medical care

06 Aug 2020 | 3:20 PM

Kolkata Aug 06 (UNI) As the saying goes that “A stitch in time, saves nine”, appropriate and timely treatment by experts can stop the worsening of several health conditions, including tumours.

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