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  • Vardhan interacts with WHO Regional Director, Health Ministers of SE Asia
  • PM lacks courage to take China's name: Rahul on intrusion document missing from Def Min website
  • Dhankhar condoles veteran Marxist leader Shyamal Chakraborty's demise
  • NIA question's Father Steyn Swami in cBhima Koregaon case
  • Army commander Western Command visits, Jalandhar, Beas & Surnassi military stations
  • Deshmukh praises Palghar Police for saving 22 people stranded in floods
  • Landslide in south Mumbai amid incessant rains
  • Senior CPI(M) leader Shyamal Chakraborty passes away
  • K'taka CM expresses grave concern over alarming flood situation in state
  • CM accorded rousing welcome at Kangra airport
  • HP: State-level I-Day function to be held at Kullu
  • COVID: 1 death,15 new infections reported in Hoshiarpur district
  • Tour de Pologne organizers say Jakobsen in serious bstable condition after crash
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85-yr-old man dies of COVID-19 in Goa

Panaji, Jun 22 (UNI) An 85-yr-old man died of COVID-19 in Goa on Monday.
In a tweet, Health Minister Vishwajit Rane said,"Ddeply saddened to inform that a 85 year old man, from Morlem in Sattari, who had tested positive has succumbed to #COVID19
My heartfelt condolence to the family.'
"This is the first COVID-19 death reported in the state.
We assure the people that our team is doing everything to keep our people safe and are following the strictest measures that are in place. This is an unfortunate incident and I stand with the family in their time of grief," he said.
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Aurangabad reports seven COVID-19 fatalities, 76 new cases

06 Aug 2020 | 5:44 PM

Aurangabad, Aug 6 (UNI) Four more patients, including two senior citizens, succumbed to the COVID-19 while 27 new cases were detected here on Thursday, district administration said.

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Deshmukh praises Palghar Police for saving 22 people stranded in floods

06 Aug 2020 | 5:42 PM

Mumbai, Aug 6 (UNI) Maharashtra Home Minister Anil Deshmukh has praised Palghar Police for saving the lives of 22 people who were stranded after heavy rains caused floods in parts of the district.

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Landslide in south Mumbai amid incessant rains

06 Aug 2020 | 5:42 PM

Mumbai, Aug 6 (UNI) A minor landslide occurred when the portion of a hillock crashed down near Pedder Road at the posh Malabar Hill here on Thursday.

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Water level of Panchganga river rises, Kolhapur admin calls two more NDRF teams

06 Aug 2020 | 4:54 PM

Kolhapur, Aug 6 (UNI) After the water level of Panchganga river touches danger mark following an extreme flood situation here, the district administration has called two more National Disaster Rescue Force (NDRF) teams from Pune to take the situation under control.

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COVID-19: SII to conduct Covishield vaccine trials at four Pune hospitals

06 Aug 2020 | 4:49 PM

Pune, Aug 6 (UNI) Serum Institute of India(SII) has identified four hospitals in the city – Sassoon General Hospital, KEM Hospital, Jehangir Hospital and Bharati Hospital – to conduct Phase II and III clinical trials of 'Covishield', the COVID-19 vaccine candidate of Oxford University and AstraZeneca.

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