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  • Tourism Ministers makes strong pitch for reduction of GST in Tourism, Travel Industry
  • PhD Fellowship for 1,000 ASEAN students launched
  • Cong demands Gangwar's apology over 'job remarks'
  • New Jersey Governor Phillip D Murphy calls on Modi
  • DRDO hands over wargaming software to Indian Navy
  • Nurturing innovation, creativity in knowledge economy essential for enhancing IPR ecosystem: Goyal
  • Anabolic-Androgenic Steroids worth Rs 10 lakhs seized at airport
  • Tejaswi playing into hands of Giriraj for replacing Nitish: RJD MLA
  • Kamal opposes Amit Shah One Language One Hindi, remarks
  • Kashmir shutdown enters sixth week
  • Kohli 34 points behind Smith in latest ICC Test Rankings
  • Kohli 34 points behind Smith in latest ICC Test Rankings
  • Farooq Abdullah detained under Public Safety Act
  • Chhattisgarh: Singhdeo denies having differences with Bhupesh over CM post
  • Rupee slumps 67 paise against USD
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Bangladesh Govt gets new DMP commissioner

Bangladesh Govt gets new DMP commissioner

13 Sep 2019 | 10:43 PM

Dhaka, Sept 13 (UNI) Bangladesh government has appointed chief of Criminal Investigation Department (CID) of Police Md Shafiqul Islam as the new Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) Commissioner.

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US lawmakers seek documents from internet giants for antitrust investigation - Committee

13 Sep 2019 | 8:51 PM

Washington, Sep 13 (UNI) US lawmakers have asked Alphabet, Amazon, Apple and Facebook to hand over internal emails and other documents as part of their antitrust probe into the tech giants, the House Judiciary Committee said in a statement on Friday.

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Macron pension reform: Paris paralysed by massive strike

13 Sep 2019 | 7:44 PM

Paris, Sep 13 (UNI) The French capital is seeing huge jams and massive crowds on the few metro lines running as transport workers strike against planned pension reform.

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At least 7 killed, 10 injured in roadside explosion in  Turkey

At least 7 killed, 10 injured in roadside explosion in Turkey

13 Sep 2019 | 7:11 PM

Ankara, Sep 13 (UNI) At least seven people were killed and 10 others wounded as a result of an explosion planted on a road in Turkey's restive southeastern province of Diyarbakir, Interior Minister Suleyman Soylu said on Friday.

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At least 9 killed in Brazil hospital fire

At least 9 killed in Brazil hospital fire

13 Sep 2019 | 6:16 PM

Rio De Janeiro, Sep 13 (UNI) At least nine people have been killed in the Brazilian hospital fire, local media reported on Friday.

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Reaffirm the sanctity of religious sites, says UN Chief

Reaffirm the sanctity of religious sites, says UN Chief

13 Sep 2019 | 5:25 PM

United Nations, Sep 13 (UNI) Amidst a global call by Secretary-General Antonio Guterres to “reaffirm the sanctity” of religious sites and keep worshippers safe, the UN Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC) launched a new plan of action to “counter hate and violence around the globe”.

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Annexing Jordan Valley would end illusion of a meaningful two-State solution: UN rights expert

13 Sep 2019 | 5:16 PM

United Nations, Sep 13 (UNI) Israel’s intention to annex the Jordan Valley is illegal and threatens chances for a meaningful two-State solution with the Palestinians, a UN independent human rights expert has said.

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SSC accelerates us toward 2030 goals, UN Chief says on International Day

SSC accelerates us toward 2030 goals, UN Chief says on International Day

13 Sep 2019 | 5:14 PM

United Nation, Sep 13 (UNI) Collaboration among countries of the global south offers a “unique pathway” that accelerates us towards the key 2030 sustainable development targets, UN Secretary-General, Antonio Guterres, told a commemorative event for South-South Cooperation (SSC).

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Dev Patel raises Oscar prospects as David Copperfield in new film

Dev Patel raises Oscar prospects as David Copperfield in new film

13 Sep 2019 | 4:15 PM

Toronto, Sep 13 (UNI) Dev Patel's entertaining role as Charles Dickens' much-loved character David Copperfield is raising the prospects of another Oscar nomination for the Indian-origin actor.

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Google to pay 965 mln euros to settle fiscal disputes with France

Google to pay 965 mln euros to settle fiscal disputes with France

13 Sep 2019 | 8:47 AM

Paris, Sep 13 (UNI) US tech giant Google has agreed to pay 965 million euros (1.068 billion US dollars) to settle disputes with the French tax authorities in a fraud inquiry that began four years ago.

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Would consider an interim trade deal with China, says Trump

Would consider an interim trade deal with China, says Trump

13 Sep 2019 | 7:51 AM

Washington, Sep 13 (UNI) US President Donald Trump has said that the United States would consider reaching a partial trade deal with China, even though he would not prefer it.

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Woman killed as van hits motor cycle in AP

12 Sep 2019 | 10:43 PM

Kakinada, Sep 12 (UNI) A woman travelling as a pillion rider on a motor cycle was killed in a road accident near Kattipudi on the national highway on Thursday.

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At least 50 killed in DRC train derailment

At least 50 killed in DRC train derailment

12 Sep 2019 | 6:46 PM

Kinshasa, Sep 12 (UNI) At least 50 people were killed and several others injured when a train derailed in Democratic Republic of Congo's southeastern province of Tanganyika in the early hours of Thursday, the minister of humanitarian affairs said.

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Documentary on yoga guru Bikram Choudhury reveals the dark side of his success

Documentary on yoga guru Bikram Choudhury reveals the dark side of his success

12 Sep 2019 | 6:05 PM

Toronto, Sep 12 (UNI) A new documentary on yoga guru Bikram Choudhury, who rose to fame in the United States through his Bikram yoga studios, reveals the dark side of the Indian immigrant's phenomenal success.

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Four Afghan soldiers killed in car bomb blast in Kabul

Four Afghan soldiers killed in car bomb blast in Kabul

12 Sep 2019 | 5:42 PM

Kabul, Sep 12 (UNI) Four Afghan soldiers were killed and three others injured in a suicide car bomb blast outside Afghan army special forces' base in the capital on Thursday.

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