Thursday, Aug 5 2021 | Time 21:54 Hrs(IST)
  • India rejects reference to J&K by OIC, says it has no locus standi
  • COVID: Aurangabad reports 2 deaths, 16 positive cases
  • Hockey Bengal congratulates Indian Men’s Hockey team for winning Bronze Medal in Tokyo Olympic
  • 12 year old tribal girl restored to family
  • Thieves looted goldsmith
  • Thundershowers to continue
  • Unidentified autorickshaw driver booked for running over puppy in Thane
  • Monsoon Session of Jharkhand Assembly from Sept 3 to 9
  • Nasheed to return home next month after treatment for bomb attack injuries
  • Ebrahim Raisi sworn in as new president of Iran
  • No proposal pending with Centre for HC Bench in Odisha : Rijiju
  • Sikkim CM thanks Maha Govt, CIDCO for allotment of land for Sikkim Bhavan in Navi Mumbai
  • Second round CM level talks between Meghalaya & Assam on Friday
  • COVID-19 fatality figure crosses 800th mark in Meghalaya’s East Khasi Hills

At least 1 killed, 3 injured as Thailand hit by flash floods due to tropical storm Nangka

Bangkok, Oct 18 (Xinhua) Twenty-five provinces in Thailand have been largely affected by flash floods and torrential rain water due to tropical storm Nangka over the weekend, causing at least one death and three injuries, according to Sunday's report of the Department of Disaster Prevention and Mitigation (DDPM).

The flash floods and torrential rain water have widely damaged farmland, villages, roads and bridges in low-lying areas of those provinces in the northeastern, eastern, central, western and southern regions of the country, the DDPM report says.
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Bangladesh and Pakistan - a study in contrast: International Think Tank

05 Aug 2021 | 9:30 PM

Dhaka, Aug 5 (UNI) Emerging from the dark shadows of Pakistani rule 50 years ago, Bangladesh today surpasses Pakistan in almost every socio-economic indicators. The two countries are a study in contrast in how Bangladesh has achieved remarkable success starting from being called a ‘basket case’ in 1971 to a miracle economy in 2021 while Pakistan has slid down on all parameters.

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Nasheed to return home next month after treatment for bomb attack injuries

05 Aug 2021 | 9:21 PM

Male, Aug 5 (UNI) Former Maldivian President Mohamed Nasheed, who is currently in the UK for treatment for injuries sustained in a bomb attack targeting him in May, will return to the country next month, a media report said.

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Ebrahim Raisi sworn in as new president of Iran

05 Aug 2021 | 9:07 PM

Moscow, Aug 5 (UNI/Sputnik) Ebrahim Raisi took an oath of office as the new president of Iran on Thursday, the IRIB broadcaster reported.

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Singapore reports 98 new COVID-19 cases

05 Aug 2021 | 8:51 PM

Singapore, Aug 5 (UNI/Xinhua) Singapore's Ministry of Health (MOH) reported 98 new COVID-19 cases on Thursday, bringing the total tally in the country to 65,508.

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US advocacy group sues Texas Governor to block order on banning transportation of migrants

05 Aug 2021 | 8:39 PM

Washington, Aug 5 (UNI/Sputnik) A lawsuit against Texas Governor Greg Abbott seeks to halt enforcement of an executive order requiring police to stop cars suspected of transporting migrants, the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) said on Thursday.

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