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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
World
Saudi Arabia bars foreign pilgrims for Haj

Saudi Arabia bars foreign pilgrims for Haj

23 Jun 2020 | 3:02 PM

Riyadh, Jun 23 (UNI) Saudi Arabia has decided to disallow pilgrims coming from overseas to perform the annual Islamic pilgrimage- the hajj so as to check the flow of the corona virus.

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COVID-19: Russia's tally nears 6,00,000

COVID-19: Russia's tally nears 6,00,000

23 Jun 2020 | 2:52 PM

Moscow, June 23 (UNI) Russia registered 7,425 more COVID-19 cases during the past 24 hours taking the tally to 599,705, announced the country's coronavirus response center on Tuesday.

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Afghan security forces kill 13 militants in separate incidents

23 Jun 2020 | 12:40 PM

Kabul, June 23 (UNI) Afghanistan's Ministry of Defense on Tuesday confirmed the killing of 13 Taliban militants in clashes with Afghan national Army soldiers in two Afghan provinces.

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COVID-19: S Korea reports 46 fresh cases

23 Jun 2020 | 12:37 PM

Seoul, Jun 23 (UNI) South Korea has registered 46 more cases of the COVID-19 during the past 24 hours raising the total number of infections to 12,484, the Korea Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (KCDC) said on Tuesday.

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Increasing Covid cases in India not a testing phenomenon: WHO

Increasing Covid cases in India not a testing phenomenon: WHO

23 Jun 2020 | 11:07 AM

Geneva, Jun 23 (UNI) India, along with some other countries, has increased testing for Covid-19 but the increase in the number of cases is "not a testing phenomenon", said the World Health Organization.

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Those who vandalised former US Prez Jackson's statue, defaced  St John's Church could face 10 yrs in prison: Trump

Those who vandalised former US Prez Jackson's statue, defaced St John's Church could face 10 yrs in prison: Trump

23 Jun 2020 | 11:01 AM

Washington, Jun 23 (UNI) United States President Donald Trump has said those who vandalised the Statue of Andrew Jackson, the seventh US president, and defaced St John's Church in Washington, DC, could face 10 years in prison.

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Bangladesh registers 3,480 new nCoV cases, 38 deaths in last 24 hrs

Bangladesh registers 3,480 new nCoV cases, 38 deaths in last 24 hrs

22 Jun 2020 | 9:50 PM

Dhaka, June 22 (UNI) The death toll from coronavirus in Bangladesh has passed 1,500 as 38 more people succumbed to the disease in last 24 hours, while the number of total deaths now stands at 1,502.

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France brings home 10 children of ISIL fighters from Syria

22 Jun 2020 | 7:33 PM

Paris, June 22(UNI) France brought home 10 French children of ISIL (ISIS) fighters from a refugee camp in Syria on Monday in the latest piecemeal repatriation process since the armed group was expelled from its Syrian base in March 2019, Al Jazeera said in a report.

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Torkham crossing opens for Afghan exports

22 Jun 2020 | 7:30 PM

Kabul, June 22 (UNI) Torkham crossing has opened on Monday to allow Afghan goods into Pakistan, an official said.

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Russia, US hold arms control talks as key pact's expiry looms

22 Jun 2020 | 6:45 PM

Vienna, Jun 22(UNI) The United States and Russia on Monday kicked off the two-day arms control talks, eight months before a key nuclear weapons pact is to expire.

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Mr Bean joins fight against Covid-19

Mr Bean joins fight against Covid-19

22 Jun 2020 | 6:37 PM

Geneva, Jun 22 (UNI) The World Health Organization (WHO) has roped in famous sitcom character Mr Bean to encourage people follow social distancing and other precautions to fight Covid-19 pandemic.

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Germany's reproduction rate of COVID-19 soars after massive outbreak at meat plant

22 Jun 2020 | 6:09 PM

Berlin, Jun 22(UNI) The reproduction number (R) of the coronavirus in Germany on Monday rose sharply, the country's center for disease control said, after an outbreak at a meat processing plant infected hundreds of workers.

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Five dead, 1 missing in flash floods in Turkey

Five dead, 1 missing in flash floods in Turkey

22 Jun 2020 | 3:24 PM

Ankara, June 22 (UNI) At least five people were killed, and one person was reported as missing in the flash floods in Turkey's northwestern province of Bursa, local media reported on Monday.

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