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Kashmiri Pandit shot dead, brother injured in militant attack in J-K

A police official identified the deceased as Sunil Kumar and the injured as Pintu Kumar

16 August,2022 01:17 PM IST | Srinagar | PTI
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Bihar cabinet expands, 31 ministers inducted

Nearly 30 ministers inducted into the cabinet today hail from various parties that are part of Mahagathbandhan or the Grand Alliance, including the Congress

16 August,2022 12:57 PM IST | Patna | ANI
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7 killed after bus carrying 37 ITBP personnel falls into gorge in Pahalgam

A police official said six ITBP personnel have their lives, while several other personnel received injuries, who are being airlifted to Army hospital, Srinagar for treatment

16 August,2022 12:54 PM IST | Srinagar | mid-day online correspondent
World News

Rushdie, supporters to blame for attack: Iran

    Salman Rushdie sustained severe injuries, including nerve damage in his arm and wounds to his liver, and was likely to lose an eye. Pic/AP 16 August,2022 12:50 PM IST | Dubai | Agencies
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    New bivalent vaccine in UK

    16 August,2022 12:49 PM IST | London | Agencies
    Eknath Shinde flags off special metro train showcasing freedom struggle

    Eknath Shinde flags off special metro train showcasing freedom struggle

    The Azadi Express is a special initiative of the Mumbai Metropolitan Regional Development Authority (MMDRA) and Maha Mumbai Metro Operation Corporation Ltd (MMMOCL) to celebrate Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav, a government release said

    15 August,2022 10:05 PM IST | Mumbai | PTI
    Maharashtra: Woman duped of Rs 79 lakh over restaurant chain promise

    Maharashtra: Woman duped of Rs 79 lakh over restaurant chain promise

    Three people claiming to be representatives of the chain approached her and took money between March and May

    15 August,2022 10:04 PM IST | Pune | PTI
    India gifts Dornier aircraft to strengthen maritime security of Sri Lanka

    India gifts Dornier aircraft to strengthen maritime security of Sri Lanka

    The aircraft would act as a force multiplier, enabling Sri Lanka to tackle multiple challenges such as human and drug trafficking, smuggling and other organized forms of crime in its coastal waters more effectively. Induction of the aircraft is timely in view of the current challenges to Sri Lanka's maritime security

    15 August,2022 08:48 PM IST | New Delhi | ANI
    Chandigarh Registers Name In Guinness World Record for Independence Day tribute

      Chandigarh Registers Name In Guinness World Record for Independence Day tribute

      Chandigarh recently witnessed a new world record for having the largest human chain waving the National Flag of India in a cricket stadium in Sector 16.The Union Territory got its name registered in the Guinness World Record attempt as it observed the largest human chain forming the tricolor to commemorate Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav marking 75 years of Independence of the country.

      16 August,2022 10:30 AM IST | Mumbai
      China conducts another round of massive military drills around Taiwan

      China conducts another round of massive military drills around Taiwan

      The new drills come less than a fortnight after Beijing launched unprecedented war games in retaliation to US House Speaker Pelosi's visit to Taiwan, sparking fears of a Chinese invasion of the breakaway island

      15 August,2022 04:57 PM IST | Beijing/Taipei | PTI

      Myanmar court convicts Aung San Suu Kyi on more corruption charges

      The trial was held behind closed doors, with no access for media or the public, and her lawyers were forbidden by a gag order from revealing information about the proceedings

      15 August,2022 03:50 PM IST | Bangkok | AP

      Death toll in fireworks depot blast in Armenia reaches 6

      Officials initially said two people were killed, but the death toll has kept climbing as rescuers search for victims amid slabs of concrete and twisted metal. Another 18 people remain missing and at least 61 people were injured

      15 August,2022 03:14 PM IST | Yerevan | AP
      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
      And Ramesh Gaichor’s patriotic songs

      And Ramesh Gaichor’s patriotic songs

      The harshness of prison silences many, but not Ramesh; in fact, it led him to write more and more songs—of the people, for the people, in the hope of transforming India

      15 August,2022 07:03 AM IST | Mumbai | Ajaz Ashraf
      14 August,2022 07:39 AM IST | Mumbai | Paromita Vohra
      14 August,2022 07:18 AM IST | Mumbai | Meher Marfatia
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