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  • Young motorcyclist killed, 3 others injured in road accident in Kolhapur
  • Young motorcyclist killed, 3 others injured in road accident in Kolhapur
  • England opt for attack-focused midfield against Tunisia
  • FIFA WCUP: Lukaku scores twice as Belgium thrash Panama 3-0
  • Amit Shah reviews BJP activities in Assam
  • Sewing machines worth Rs 94 lakh seized in Assam
  • Govt rejects Chinese envoy suggestion for trilateral talks between China, India and Pakistan
  • Trump: U S will not be 'migrant camp'
  • CAPF to organise mass Yoga demonstration on June 21
  • Naveen is accountable on missing Ratna Bhandar keys and jewellery of Jagannath temple - BJP
  • Odisha to work with NGOs to achieve zero casualty in disasters
  • J&K Minister sees-off Kashmiri Pandit devotees for Kheer Bhawani Yatra
  • Volvo Cars aims 25 per cent use of recycled plastics in every new car from 2025
  • FIFA WCUP: Panama, Belgium goalless at halftime
  • Unemployed youth ends life in Nanded
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China launches meteorological satellite to benefit Belt and Road countries

China launches meteorological satellite to benefit Belt and Road countries

06 Jun 2018 | 3:01 PM

Beijing, June 6 (UNI) China has launched the new Fengyun-2H meteorological satellite to provide better meteorological services to countries participating in its Belt and Road Initiative.

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Maternal death toll exceeds tropical diseases in West Africa

06 Jun 2018 | 1:42 PM

Banjul, Jun 6 (UNI) Number of maternal deaths in the region is bigger than that of all tropical diseases combined, including malaria and tuberculosis, a West African Health Organisation (WAHO) report has stated.

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SC issues notice to Musharraf  in NRO case

SC issues notice to Musharraf in NRO case

06 Jun 2018 | 1:11 PM

Islamabad, Jun 6 (UNI) The Supreme Court on Wednesday issued notice to former president General (retd) Pervez Musharraf seeking recovery of huge losses Pakistan had to incur following the promulgation of the National Reconciliation Ordinance (NRO) in 2007.

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Asghar Khan case: hearing posted till June 12 as Nawaz Sharif fails to appear in court

Asghar Khan case: hearing posted till June 12 as Nawaz Sharif fails to appear in court

06 Jun 2018 | 12:53 PM

Islamabad, Jun 6 (UNI) The Supreme Court on Wednesday deferred till June 12, the hearing of the Asghar Khan case after earlier ordering deposed former prime minister Nawaz Sharif to appear before the three-member bench in an hour.

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Ecuador Foreign Minister elected next UNGA President

Ecuador Foreign Minister elected next UNGA President

06 Jun 2018 | 12:31 PM

United Nations, Jun 6 (UNI)The United Nations General Assembly has elected Ecuadorean Foreign Minister María Fernanda Espinosa Garcés, as President of its upcoming 73rd session.

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Gorbachev calls for urgent Putin-Trump summit

Gorbachev calls for urgent Putin-Trump summit

05 Jun 2018 | 6:55 PM

Moscow, June 5 (UNI) Mikhail Gorbachev, the last Soviet leader, on Tuesday said a summit between Russian President Vladimir Putin and US President Donald Trump must be held urgently to thaw bilateral relations and address regional and global problems.

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India, Brazil and South Africa push for South-South Cooperation

India, Brazil and South Africa push for South-South Cooperation

05 Jun 2018 | 6:54 PM

Pretoria, Jun 5 (UNI) India, Brazil and South Africa have called upon the global North to honour its Official Development Assistance (ODA) commitments fully, scale up existing resources and commit additional resources to provide the necessary means to implement Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

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UNGA  seeks more efforts to end TB

UNGA seeks more efforts to end TB

05 Jun 2018 | 4:42 PM

United Nations, Jun 5 (UNI) The UN General Assembly has called for more action to ensure the Tuberculosis (TB) epidemic is ended by 2030, a deadline set by the UN.

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Cancer cases on rise in England: Study

05 Jun 2018 | 4:03 PM

London, Jun 5 (UNI) As many as 828 fresh cases of cancer gets recorded everyday in England, says a study by the Office for National Statistics (ONS).

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UN sets up ‘Tech Bank’ in Turkey to help poor nations face development challenges

05 Jun 2018 | 2:27 PM

United Nations, Jun 5 (UNI) The United Nations has set up a new UN Technology Bank in the Turkish city of Gebze; about 30 miles southeast of Istanbul, to help it address the development challenges through science, technology and innovation.

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Environmental pollution could pose problem while attaining eco prosperity: PM Oli

Environmental pollution could pose problem while attaining eco prosperity: PM Oli

05 Jun 2018 | 2:03 PM

Kathmandu, Jun 5 (UNI) Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli on Tuesday said that efforts towards attaining economic prosperity can result in challenges like environmental pollution .

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UN flays suicide attack on clerics in Afghanistan

UN flays suicide attack on clerics in Afghanistan

05 Jun 2018 | 1:59 PM

United Nations, Jun 5 (UNI) The United Nations has criticised suicide attack in Kabul that reportedly killed at least seven top clerics who had gathered from across the country to promote peace.

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World must unite to beat plastic pollution: UN chief

World must unite to beat plastic pollution: UN chief

05 Jun 2018 | 1:19 PM

United Nations, Jun 5 (UNI) United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres has said that the world must unite to “beat plastic pollution”.

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US govt “criminalises and stigmatises” those who need assistance: UN rights expert

US govt “criminalises and stigmatises” those who need assistance: UN rights expert

05 Jun 2018 | 12:26 PM

United Nations, Jun 5(UNI) The chief strategy for dealing with extreme poverty in the US is to “criminalise and stigmatise” those who need assistance, a United Nations independent human rights expert has said.

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India calls for consolidating BRICS cooperation to ensure growth

India calls for consolidating BRICS cooperation to ensure growth

04 Jun 2018 | 8:06 PM

Pretoria, June 4 (UNI) India on Monday called for consolidation of intra-BRICS cooperation to ensure global growth in a world drifting towards uncertainty, with international trade and multilateralism facing strong headwinds.

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