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West Bengal: 4 dead, 27 injured in stampede at temple

Deganga (West Bengal) [India], Aug 23 (ANI): Four persons were killed and 27 others sustained injuries in a stampede at ...


Delhi-NCR to witness light rain during the weekend

New Delhi [India], Aug 23 (ANI): The India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Friday said that Delhi and National Capital Region ...


Mamata expresses shock over demolition of Sant Ravidas temple

Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], Aug 22 (ANI): West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday expressed shock over the recent ...


IMD issues heavy rainfall alert for Kerala, coastal Karnataka

New Delhi [India], Aug 22 (ANI): Heavy rain has been predicted for Kerala and coastal Karnataka in the next 24 ...


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After 34 years, Rotary and partners to nail global polio-eradication

BRAZZAVILLE, Republic of Congo - What started out as an extraordinary ambition for a global service group 34 years ago, ...

Disaster risk reduction a must for nations in Asia Pacific, says ESCAP

Changing patterns and worsening impacts of natural disasters in Asia and the Pacific, coupled with environmental degradation and climate change, ...

U.S. law enforcement nail man who pretended to be federal agent

CINCINNATI, Ohio - When Shane Ryan Hammond burst into an Ohio home in 2017 to apprehend a suspected bail jumper, ...

Afghanistan War claims lives of two more U.S. troops

KABUL, Afghanistan - Two U.S. soldiers have been killed in action in Afghanistan.Their deaths, confirmed by a statement from NATO, ...

Filipino students need to know about Holocaust, says Israel

PASIG CITY, Philippines - Israeli has formally requested the story of the Holocaust be added to the education curriculum in ...

Cardinal George Pell case far from over

MELBOURNE, Australia - While Cardinal George Pell's appeal has been denied, the case that has divided Australia is far from ...

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Tech stocks shatter, Nasdaq drops 3%, as Trump Trade War escalates

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks got smashed on Friday after President Donald Trump engaged in a tirade against ...

Multi-billionaire David Koch survived 27 years after death sentence

NEW YORK, New York - One of the richest men in the world died on Friday.Multi-billionaire David Koch, who with ...

Irish government urges businesses to prepare for Brexit

DUBLIN, Ireland - With 10 weeks to go to the Brexit deadline on 31 October, the Irish government is urging ...

End of week rally for shares in Asia

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Asia rose across the board on Friday, setting European shares alight as well.In Japan the ...

Little movement in U.S. stocks, pound jumps

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks had an unremarkable day on Thursday. Solid data on the employment front provided ...

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Indian Super League announces fixtures for sixth season

New Delhi [India], Aug 24 (ANI): Indian Super League (ISL) on Friday announced the fixtures for the upcoming sixth season ...


Proud to lead the team in Olympic Test Event, says Harmanpreet Singh

New Delhi [India], Aug 24 (ANI): Indian defender Harmanpreet Singh who captained the side in Olympic Test Event triumphant said ...


West's Divisions Empowering China and Russia, Analysts Warn

China and Russia believe they can behave as they want and have impunity to crush dissent because Western states are ...


Gujarat ranked first in composite water management index

New Delhi, Aug 23 (ANI) Gujarat ranks as top state in 2017-18 in the Composite Water Management Index (CWMI 2.0) ...


Britain records 11 per cent increase in number of Indian visitors

London [UK], Aug 23 (ANI): More than half-a-million Indians visited the United Kingdom (UK) within a 12-month period between July ...


Appalled by UK MP's statement on Article 370: Hardeep Puri

New Delhi [India], Aug 23 (ANI): Union Minister Hardeep Singh Puri on Friday said he was "appalled" to hear a ...


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