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  • Remove pay anomalies of Rehbar-e-Janglat employees: Apni Party
  • Former K'taka Minister D K Shivakumar assumes charge as KPCC president
  • Centre is snatching railway from poor: Rahul
  • In a huge feat, all trains reach on time for the first time!
  • Delhi Govt to organise tree plantation drive from July 10-26
  • Union HRD, Health ministers inaugurate Drug Discovery Hackathon
  • Lausanne 2020 announces "significant surplus" in operational budget
  • Manchester United confirm Gomes departure
  • Oxford's Covid vaccine starts trail in S Africa
  • Army Officer in rank of Brigadier dies of suspected Covid in Kolkata
  • Kejriwal inaugurates ‘Plasma Bank’ in Delhi
  • PM Modi quits his account on Chinese website Weibo
  • Orange alert sounded in Coastal Karnataka as per IMD warning of heavy rain
  • Civilian killed in militant firing at Sopore; Stop use of mosques by ultras: SDG CRPF
  • Tata Motors register domestic & international sales of 25,047 units in Q1 FY21
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IMF projects global growth at - 4.9 pc

IMF projects global growth at - 4.9 pc

24 Jun 2020 | 9:48 PM

Washington, Jun 24 (UNI) Global growth in 2020 will decline by 1.9 per cent to minus 4.9 per cent, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) said in its updated World Economic Outlook (WEO) released on Wednesday.

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China slams US' recent interference with Taiwan

China slams US' recent interference with Taiwan

24 Jun 2020 | 8:23 PM

Beijing, Jun 24 (UNI) Taiwan is an inseparable part of China and Taiwan affairs are purely China’s internal affairs that allow no external interference, Senior Colonel Wu Qian, a spokesperson of China's Ministry of National Defense said on Wednesday at a regular press conference.

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China again claims sovereignty over Galwan Valley

China again claims sovereignty over Galwan Valley

24 Jun 2020 | 7:27 PM

Beijing, Jun 24 (UNI) China on Wednesday, once again, claimed its sovereignty over the Galwan valley in India's northern Ladakh region, saying its troops have been patrolling there from many years.

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Bangladesh reports 3,462 fresh cases

24 Jun 2020 | 6:22 PM

Dhaka, Jun 24 (UNI) Bangladesh reported 3,462 fresh COVID-19 cases in the last 24 hours pushing the tally to 1,22,660.

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PIA plane crash: Initial report holds pilots, ATC responsible

PIA plane crash: Initial report holds pilots, ATC responsible

24 Jun 2020 | 5:56 PM

Islamabad, Jun 24 (UNI) Pakistan's aviation ministry held pilots and the air traffic controller (ATC) responsible for last month's fatal plane crash in the southern port city of Karachi that left 97 people dead, including the crew members.

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Iran reports 2,531 new nCoV cases, tally reaches 212,501

Iran reports 2,531 new nCoV cases, tally reaches 212,501

24 Jun 2020 | 5:26 PM

Tehran, Jun 24 (UNI) Iran reported 2,531 new COVID-19 cases over the past 24 hours, taking the total number in the country to 212,501 on Wednesday, official IRNA news agency reported.

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World Bank provides $500 million to help Bangladesh to improve road and digital connectivity in western region

World Bank provides $500 million to help Bangladesh to improve road and digital connectivity in western region

24 Jun 2020 | 1:54 PM

Dhaka, June 24 (UNI) The World Bank today approved $500 million to help Bangladesh improve road connectivity along the Jashore-Jhenaidah corridor covering four western districts.

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Lockdown drops palm oil's demand: MPOC

24 Jun 2020 | 12:50 PM

Kuala Lumpur/ New Delhi, Jun 23 (UNI) Malaysian Palm Oil Council (MPOC) has said that the prices of palm oil as well as all edible oil have dropped during the pandemic novel coronavirus induced lockdown.

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Pakistan demands to halve strength of India's diplomatic mission in response

Pakistan demands to halve strength of India's diplomatic mission in response

24 Jun 2020 | 11:13 AM

Islamabad, Jun 24 (UNI) Pakistan has condemned the Indian authorities' decision to reduce 50 per cent of the staff at Pakistan’s embassy in New Delhi and demanded to halve the number of employees of the Indian High Commission in response.

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Six killed in light aircraft crash in Mexico

Six killed in light aircraft crash in Mexico

24 Jun 2020 | 9:43 AM

Mexico City, Jun 24 (UNI) The Prosecutor's Office of Mexico's Chihuahua State said a Cessna light aircraft had crashed killing the pilot and five passengers.

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Pakistan demands 50 pc reduction in strength of India's diplomatic mission in response

Pakistan demands 50 pc reduction in strength of India's diplomatic mission in response

24 Jun 2020 | 9:34 AM

Islamabad, Jun 24 (UNI) Pakistani Foreign Ministry has condemned the Indian authorities' decision to reduce the number of Pakistani diplomats in New Delhi by 50 percent and demanded to halve the number of employees of the Indian High Commission in response.

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Amid Covid-19 Singapore to go for General election

24 Jun 2020 | 1:25 AM

Singapore City June 23 (UNI) Amid Covid-19 Singapore Prime minister has announced to go for the general election in his address to the nation.

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Defense Chiefs of 'Five Eyes' discuss Indo-Pacific strategy

24 Jun 2020 | 12:37 AM

Washington, June 23 (UNI) Defense ministers of the five nation intelligence alliance "Five Eyes" discussed in detail security matters related to the Indo-Pacific region during several video conference sessions on June 22 and 23, said a joint statement released by the Pentagon on Tuesday.

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IOC joins forces with WHO, UN to fight COVID-19

23 Jun 2020 | 9:58 PM

Geneva, Jun 23 (UNI) The International Olympic Committee and World Health Organization together with the United Nations on Tuesday launched a partnership to encourage individuals and communities around the world to be 'Healthy together'.

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Russia assures India of speeding up Defence contracts

23 Jun 2020 | 9:20 PM

Moscow, Jun 23 (UNI) Amid ongoing tension with China along the Line of Actual Control (LAC), Russia on Tuesday assured India that ongoing defence contracts will be maintained and taken forward in a shorter time.

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