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Utterly horrified and shocked: Shashi Tharoor on Salman Rushdie attack

Rushdie was on a ventilator with a damaged liver and may lose one of his eyes after he was stabbed in the neck and abdomen by a man on stage at a literary event in upstate New York

13 August,2022 04:04 PM IST | New Delhi | PTI
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Hooch claims 7 lives in Bihar's Saran district

The incident occurred after 11 people died and several others fell ill after drinking hooch in the same district last week

13 August,2022 03:30 PM IST | Saran | PTI
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Sonia Gandhi tests positive for Covid-19 again

Earlier this week, Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra had also tested positive

13 August,2022 03:22 PM IST | New Delhi | PTI
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Delhi reports fifth case of monkeypox

    Representative Image 13 August,2022 03:14 PM IST | New Delhi | PTI

    Protest by people with HIV alleging shortage of drugs continues

    The protestors are alleging complete unavailability of certain drugs including those for children living with HIV and random shifting to another class of drugs for most of the patients

    12 August,2022 06:36 PM IST | New Delhi | PTI
    Tejashwi Yadav meets Oppn leaders in Delhi, says Bihar has shown way to country

    Tejashwi Yadav meets Oppn leaders in Delhi, says Bihar has shown way to country

    Yadav's visit to Delhi holds significance as Rashtriya Janata Dal supremo Lalu Prasad is here and the finalisation of names of ministers is set to be high on the agenda during discussions between the two

    12 August,2022 06:08 PM IST | New Delhi | PTI
    Tug of war in Eknath Shinde government over portfolios: Sena MLC Ambadas Danve

    Tug of war in Eknath Shinde government over portfolios: Sena MLC Ambadas Danve

    Despite expansion of the Shinde-led Cabinet, there is a tug of war over allocation of portfolios, said Danve, who belongs to the Sena faction led by party president Uddhav Thackeray

    12 August,2022 05:57 PM IST | Mumbai | PTI
    PM celebrates

      PM celebrates "Har Ghar Tiranga" Campaign by Distributing flags among children

      India is all set to celebrate the 75th year of Independence and if there is one thing that is taking the country by storm, it’s the ‘Har Ghar Tiranga’ campaign by the Modi government. Recently, following the Raksha Bandhan celebrations, Prime Minister on August 11 gave a ‘Tiranga’ to every child to mark the ‘Har Ghar Tiranga’ campaign in a unique way at his residence.  

      12 August,2022 11:28 PM IST | Mumbai
      Salman Rushdie on ventilator, likely lose an eye after attack

      Salman Rushdie on ventilator, likely lose an eye after attack

      Rushdie's agent, Andrew Wylie, sent an update on his condition shortly before 7 pm on Friday, saying the author was on a ventilator and cannot speak

      13 August,2022 07:58 AM IST | Washington | PTI

      BREAKING: Author Salman Rushdie attacked on lecture stage in New York

      Rushdie's book 'The Satanic Verses' has been banned in Iran since 1988, as many Muslims consider it to be blasphemous. A year later, Iran's late leader Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini issued a fatwa, or edict, calling for Rushdie's death

      12 August,2022 09:36 PM IST | Chautauqua | AP

      China puts hold on proposal by US and India to blacklist JEM chief Masood Azhar'

      Abdul Rauf Azhar, born in 1974 in Pakistan, was sanctioned by the US in December 2010

      11 August,2022 11:46 AM IST | United Nations | PTI
      Snakebite victim's brother visits for funeral, gets killed by another snake

      Snakebite victim's brother visits for funeral, gets killed by another snake

      Govind Mishara (22) attended the last rites of his brother Arvind Mishra (38) held in Bhawanipur village on Wednesday

      05 August,2022 03:48 PM IST | Balrampur | PTI

      Swiggy identifies viral man on horseback in Mumbai, says 'hunt' has ended

      In the press release, Swiggy said, man in the video is not a Swiggy delivery executive

      11 July,2022 02:22 PM IST | Mumbai | mid-day online correspondent

      Chinese man finds out he has ovaries, uterus after 20 years

      Chen from China's Sichuan province, had surgery to correct irregular urination during puberty. Since then, for more than 20 years, he had experienced recurrent blood in his urine

      10 July,2022 08:06 PM IST | Mumbai | ANI
      We need to understand our cops’ woes too

      We need to understand our cops’ woes too

      The police personnel are to maintain a record of the flags they acquired and distributed as well as take photographs of the programmes they undertook

      12 August,2022 06:49 AM IST | Mumbai | The Editorial
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