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PM Modi pays tribute to Rabindranath Tagore on his birthday

New Delhi [India], May 9 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday paid tribute to Rabindranath Tagore on his 160th ...


BJP appoints Ravi Shankar Prasad, Yadav observers for WB

New Delhi [India], May 9 (ANI): The Parliamentary Board of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Saturday appointed Union Minister Ravi ...


Bengal Governor says not being updated on law and order

Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], May 9 (ANI): West Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar on Saturday said West Bengal Chief Secretary and ...


'Govt will take action against hooliganism in Bengal'

New Delhi [India], May 9 (ANI): BJP general secretary Kailash Vijayvargiya on Saturday said the Centre will take action against ...


Chowdhry writes to PM, seeks support to tackle COVID cases

New Delhi [India], May 8 (ANI): Leader of Congress in Lok Sabha Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury on Saturday wrote to Prime ...


'My fight continues as BJP soldier to restore democracy'

New Delhi [India], May 8 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) national vice president Mukul Roy on Saturday said that he ...


SC forms National Task Force to assess oxygen distribution

New Delhi [India], May 8 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Saturday set up a National Task Force for an effective ...


Covid-19: India sees grim day as 4 000 virus deaths recorded

India recorded more than 4 000 coronavirus deaths in a day for the first time. The 4 187 new deaths ...


Dr Harsh Vardhan chairs 25th meeting of Group of Ministers

New Delhi [India], May 8 (ANI): Reiterating the importance of full protection through two Covid Vaccine doses, Union Health Minister ...


Bandhan Bank Q4 profit tumbles 80 pc to Rs 103 crore

Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], May 8 (ANI): Bandhan Bank said on Saturday its net profit for the January to March ...


Indian Americans Despair as COVID-19 Ravages South Asian Nation

NEW ORLEANS, LOUISIANA - Priyanka Jhala lives in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, with her husband, daughter and two dogs. She moved to ...


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More than 200 Palestinians injured during end-of-Ramadan clashes

JERUSALEM - Celebrating the final week of Ramadan, thousands of Palestinian worshippers at the Al-Aqsa Mosque gathered for prayer time ...

U.S. announces waiver of Covid patents; pharmaceutical stocks tumble

WASHINGTON D.C.: Shares of Covid vaccine manufacturers fell following statements from the White House that they support waiving patent rights ...

U.S. economic downturn translates to lowest birth rate in 40 years

WASHINGTON DC - Amidst the radical turndown in the American economy during the Covid lockdown, birth rates in the United ...

WHO says "low confidence" in Sinopharm Covid side-effects data

GENEVA, Switzerland: World Health Organization experts have said they have "very low confidence" in data received from Chinese state-owned drugmaker ...

White House seeks subsidies for nuclear power in bid for clean energy

WASHINGTON D.C.: The White House is talking with lawmakers to offer subsidies to the nation's nuclear power plants, in a ...

Fear of Covid variants calls off Oktoberfest for 2nd year

MUNICH, Germany: Authorities in Germany have called off Oktoberfest for the second straight year, saying the festival, which attracts nearly ...

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Losses climb for Hyatt amid pandemic as public remains homebound

CHICAGO, ILLINOIS: Hyatt Hotels has reported that it is facing greater losses in Q1 as the public opted to remain ...

Demand seen pushing factory orders to 1.1% in March

WASHINGTON D.C.: After sliding 0.5 percent in February, new factory orders for US-made goods rebounded 1.1 percent in March, as ...

Airlines, biofuel industries discuss low-cost biofuels with U.S. House

WASHINGTON D.C.: As part of a larger drive by lawmakers to advance climate and energy legislation, members of a U.S. ...

China reports 230 million tourist trips over May Day holiday

BEIJING, China: China set a new tourism record, as the Chinese made some 230 million trips over the extended May ...

U.S. industrial stocks set new records, U.S. dollar gets smashed

NEW YORK, New York - It was like Groundhog Day as stocks forged to new highs on Wall Street on ...

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U.S. announces waiver of Covid patents; pharmaceutical stocks tumble

WASHINGTON D.C.: Shares of Covid vaccine manufacturers fell following statements from the White House that they support waiving patent rights ...


PM Modi pays tribute to Rabindranath Tagore on his birthday

New Delhi [India], May 9 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday paid tribute to Rabindranath Tagore on his 160th ...


PM pays tribute to Maharana Pratap, Gopal Krishna Gokhale

New Delhi [India], May 9 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday paid tribute to Maharana Pratap on his birth ...


Oxygen generators, ventilators arrive from UK

New Delhi [India], May 9 (ANI): A total of three oxygen generators and 1,000 ventilators arrived from the United Kingdom ...


India logs over 4 lakh COVID-19 cases for 4th day in row

New Delhi [India], May 9 (ANI): With 4,03,738 new COVID-19 cases in last 24 hours, India continued to report more ...


Sushmita Sen pens hearfelt Mother's Day note

New Delhi [India], May 9 (ANI): Addressing mothers as "nurtures" on the occasion of Mother's Day, Bollywood actor on Sunday ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...

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