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 2020-09-29 10:53 

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Akshay Kumar, Vaani Kapoor to shoot in London for 'Bell Bottom' after Glasgow...

London, Sep 29 (IANS) Akshay Kumar and Vaani Kapoor have finished their Glasgow schedule for the upcoming film, Bell Bottom. They are now set to shoot in London....

 2020-09-29 10:49 

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Mehmood's 88th birth anniversary: Johny Lever pens an emotional note...

Mumbai, Sep 29 (IANS) The legendary comedian Mehmood would have been 88 on Tuesday if he was still amongst us. Remembering the comedian par excellence on his birth anniversary, Johny Lever has penned a wish for him....

 2020-09-29 10:37 

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Google plays tribute to late Zohra Sehgal...

Mumbai, Sep 29 (IANS) On Tuesday, Google dedicated a doodle to late actress Zohra Sehgal....

 2020-09-29 10:33 

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I-League Qualifier: Garhwal FC are not underdogs, says Sayak Barai...

New Delhi, Sep 29 (IANS) The 2020-21 footballing season will get underway with the I-League Qualifier 2020 as five teams - ARA FC, Bhawanipore FC, FC Bengaluru United, Garhwal FC and Mohammedan SC - will battle it out for the direct entry in the I-League ...

 2020-09-29 10:23 

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HC dismisses Raj plea for postponing municipal polls in 3 cities...

Jaipur, Sep 29 (IANS) The Rajasthan High Court on Tuesday dismissed the application filed by the state government for extending the poll dates from October 31 to March 20, 2021 for Jaipur, Jodhpur and Kota Municipal Corporations. Now, the government will ...

 2020-09-29 10:20 

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Two-thirds of US voters don't expect winner on election night...

Washington, Sep 29 (IANS) Two-thirds or 66 per cent of the US voters do not expect the result of the November 3 election to be declared on the same night, according to a new poll....

 2020-09-29 10:15 

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EC: No by-elections yet for 7 vacant Assembly seats...

New Delhi, Sep 29 (IANS) The Election Commission of India (ECI) has decided not to announce by-elections to seven Assembly seats in Assam, Kerala, Tamil Nadu and West Bengal owing to "difficulties in conduct of elections"....

 2020-09-29 10:15 

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Ellyse Perry out of New Zealand series due to injury...

Brisbane, Sep 29 (IANS) Australia all-rounder Ellyse Perry will be missing the remainder of the limited-overs series against New Zealand, skipper Meg Lanning confirmed on Tuesday....

 2020-09-29 10:12 

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Oracle upgrades Cloud SaaS solutions to empower customers...

San Francisco, Sep 29 (IANS) To help customers thrive in the new normal, Cloud major Oracle on Tuesday announced key updates to its Oracle Fusion Cloud Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) and Oracle Fusion Cloud Enterprise Performance Management (EPM)....

 2020-09-29 10:09 

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Top Republican urges probe into Trump tax revelations...

Washington, Sep 29 (IANS) A top Republican lawmaker has urged a probe into the sources of a media report which revealed that President Donald Trump did not pay his income tax for 10 of the 15 years before the 2016 election....

 2020-09-29 10:09 

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Amazon launches new fulfilment centre in Tamil Nadu...

Chennai, Sep 29 (IANS) Gearing up for the festive season, Amazon India on Tuesday said it has launched a specialised fulfilment centre in Tamil Nadu, along with the expansion of an existing centre....

 2020-09-29 10:05 

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Punjab Youth Cong chief detained in Delhi's tractor-burning case...

New Delhi, Sep 29 (IANS) A day after a group of Indian Youth Congress activists set afire a tractor in Delhi to register their protest against the three new agriculture-related laws, Delhi Police on Tuesday said it had detained Punjab Youth Congress chief...

 2020-09-29 10:05 

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Shiv Sena to decide soon on contesting Bihar polls...

Mumbai, Sep 29 (IANS) The Maharashtra-based Shiv Sena will soon take a decision on contesting the upcoming Bihar Assembly elections, party MP and Chief Spokesperson Sanjay Raut said here on Tuesday....

 2020-09-29 09:58 

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IPL sensation Tewatia also has a good sense of humour (Profile)...

New Delhi, Sep 29 (IANS) Criminal advocate Krishan Pal Tewatia had never received so many phone calls in a single day as he did on Monday and had never received so many unknown visitors at his home in Sihi village in Sector 8 of Faridabad, near Delhi. Rea...

 2020-09-29 09:52 

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Democrats unveil scaled-down Covid-19 relief package...

Washington, Sep 29 (IANS) Democrat lawmakers from the US House of Representatives have unveiled a scaled down $2.2-trillion coronavirus relief package in an effort towards clinching a bipartisan deal before the November 3 presidential election....

 2020-09-29 09:52 

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Will fight against farm laws on all fronts: Punjab CM...

Chandigarh, Sep 29 (IANS) Extending his government's full support to the agitating farmers in these "dark and difficult times", Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Tuesday assured of all possible legal and other steps to fight what he cal...

 2020-09-29 09:50 

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Modi hits out at opposition as he talks 'clean Ganga'...

New Delhi, Sep 29 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday hit out at the opposition for raising questions about the Rafale deal and demanding proof of the surgical strike carried out in PoK....

 2020-09-29 09:45 

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911 outages reported across US...

Washington, Sep 29 (IANS) Law enforcement agencies across the US reported 911 outages, which were restored within an hour, according to a media report....

 2020-09-29 09:39 

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Bypolls for 56 Assembly, one LS seat in November...

New Delhi, Sep 29 (IANS) The Election Commission of India (ECI) on Tuesday announced by-elections to 56 assembly seats and one Lok Sabha seat in Bihar in the first week of November....

 2020-09-29 09:39 

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Javadekar says 5 states to meet on Thursday over pollution...

New Delhi, Sep 29 (IANS) Union Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar said on Tuesday that a state environment ministers meeting will take place this Thursday over the issue of pollution while asserting that various measures have already been taken in ord...

 2020-09-29 09:38 

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Pak filmmaker Mehreen Jabbar on new show 'Ek Jhoothi Love Story'...

Mumbai, Sep 29 : Acclaimed Pakistani filmmaker Mehreen Jabbar is ready to release her new series on an Indian OTT, and she describes the effort as the search for a perfect relationship in an imperfect world....

 2020-09-29 09:36 

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Indian visitor accused of bribing Dubai policeman...

Dubai, Sep 29 (IANS) An Indian visitor to Dubai, who was caught not wearing a mask and flouting the city's Covid-19 rules, has been accused of offering a 3,000-dirham bribe to a policeman, it was reported....

 2020-09-29 09:33 

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No decision yet on reopening schools: K'taka Minister...

Bengaluru Sep 29 (IANS) Karnataka Primary and Secondary Education Minister S. Suresh Kumar on Tuesday said that the state government had not taken any decision yet on reopening of schools....

 2020-09-29 09:27 

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'Arrivals to Aus from Covid-19 safe nations could quarantine at home'...

Canberra, Sep 29 (IANS) Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison said on Tuesday that people arriving in the country from "Covid-19 safe" nation could be allowed to quarantine at home, than at a hotel....

 2020-09-29 09:17 

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40 UK universities report Covid-19 cases...

London, Sep 29 (IANS) At least 40 universities across the UK have reported coronavirus cases, resulting in thousands of students self-isolating as the new term begins, it was reported on Tuesday....

 2020-09-29 09:13 

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With no Ram Lila, Sita will be in salon, Ravan sell garments this year...

Lucknow, Sep 29 (IANS) With Covid raging through the nation, and Navratra all set to be a muted affair, the star attraction of the season -- the Ram Lilas -- might not see the light of day in most quarters....

 2020-09-29 09:13 

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PCB signs MoU with PITB for e-FOAS...

Lahore, Sep 29 (IANS) The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) on Tuesday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Punjab Information Technology Board (PITB) for the implementation of e-Filling and Office Automation System (e-FOAS) at the cricket headq...

 2020-09-29 09:10 

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Delhi hospital doctors halt OPD services to protest assault...

New Delhi, Sep 29 (IANS) Barring emergency cases, the Resident Doctors Association (RDA) of Delhi government's Maharishi Valmiki Hospital on Tuesday announced all essential and non-essential services provided by its members had been withdrawn to prote...

 2020-09-29 08:58 

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Australia announces digital business plan...

Canberra, Sep 29 (IANS) The Australian government has invested almost A$800 million to enable businesses to take advantage of digital technologies to grow and create jobs as part of the country's economic recovery plan, Prime Minister Scott Morrison s...

 2020-09-29 08:58 

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Elon Musk says he won't get Covid vax when available...

San Francisco, Sep 29 (IANS) Even as the world eagerly waits for a Covid-19 vaccine, tech billionaire Elon Musk has said that he would not take one when it becomes available....

 2020-09-29 08:58 

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Hathras gang rape: Cong says law and order has collapsed in UP...

New Delhi, Sep 29 (IANS) The opposition Congress alleged that law and order had collapsed in Uttar Pradesh as the Yogi Adityanath government had "failed to protect women" in the state. The statement came after a Dalit gang rape victim from Hathras...

 2020-09-29 08:51 

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Serum Institute to manufacture 200mn doses of Covid-19 vaccine...

New Delhi, Sep 29 (IANS) A further collaboration among the Serum Institute of India (SII), the world's largest vaccine manufacturer by volume, Gavi and the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation will accelerate the manufacture and delivery of up to 100 mil...

 2020-09-29 08:49 

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Write to me directly, not via media: Andhra DGP to Chandrababu...

Amaravati, Sep 29 (IANS) Andhra Pradesh Director General of Police D. Gautam Sawang has appealed to former Chief Minister and Telugu Desam Party (TDP) supremo N. Chandrababu Naidu to refrain from posting letters to the media addressed to him as the missiv...

 2020-09-29 08:45 

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Odisha Assembly session begins, CM attends through videoconference...

Bhubaneswar, Sep 29 (IANS) The Odisha Assembly on Tuesday convened for its Monsoon Session, with members seated as per the Covid-19 protocols. The session is slated to end on October 7....

 2020-09-29 08:39 

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Tokyo Olympic torch relay to begin from March 25, 2021 in Fukushima...

Lausanne, Sep 29 (IANS) The Tokyo Olympic torch relay will start its journey on March 25, 2021 from the J-Village National Training Centre in Fukushima Prefecture and then traverse all 47 prefectures across Japan over a period of 121 days, the Internation...

 2020-09-29 08:36 

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'120mn rapid Covid-19 tests to be rolled out for poorer nations'...

Geneva, Sep 29 (IANS) At least 120 million affordable, high-quality rapid Covid-19 tests will be rolled out for low and middle-income countries, the World Health Organization (WHO) said in an announcement....

 2020-09-29 08:33 

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How to manage stretch marks during and post-pregnancy...

New Delhi, Sep 29 (IANS) Stretch marks are a common annoyance during and post-pregnancy and the easiest and most convenient way of reducing these marks is by following a pregnancy skincare regimen, health experts have said....

 2020-09-29 08:28 

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Karnataka minister Madhuswamy tests corona positive...

Bengaluru, Sep 29 (IANS) Karnataka Law and Parliamentary Affairs Minister J.C. Madhuswamy tested coronavirus positive and has been admitted in a private hospital for treatment, an official said on Tuesday....

 2020-09-29 08:25 

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Getting your sneaker basics...

New Delhi, Sep 29 (IANSlife) Sneakers have taken over the world and how! Understandably so, because who would does not want to sport footwear that is not only stylish and trendy, but also provides you with ultimate support and comfort....

 2020-09-29 08:20 

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DMDK's Vijayakant stable, wife tests corona positive...

Chennai, Sep 29 (IANS) Actor turned politician and DMDK founder A Vijayakant was asymptomatic to coronavirus infection and stable even as his wife V Premalatha was admitted on Tuesday in hospital a day after testing positive, MIOT International said....

 2020-09-29 08:17 

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21 US states report increase in Covid-19 cases...

Washington, Sep 29 (IANS) At least 21 US states reported an increase in the number of confirmed Covid-19 cases, as health experts have warned against a surge in the virus spread in the upcoming fall and winter seasons....

 2020-09-29 08:17 

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HC adjourns hearing on Mehul Choksi's plea against Netflix's documentary...

New Delhi, Sep 29 (IANS) The Delhi High Court on Tuesday adjourned till October 13 the hearing on the plea filed by diamantaire Mehul Choksi, who is an accused in the PNB scam, against Netflix's documentary titled "Bad Boy Billionaires: India"...

 2020-09-29 08:17 

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NASA targets Halloween for next manned SpaceX mission...

Washington, Sep 29 (IANS) NASA and SpaceX now are targeting October 31 for the launch of the agency's SpaceX Crew-1 mission with astronauts to the International Space Station....

 2020-09-29 08:17 

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New farm laws a dagger through farmers' hearts: Rahul...

New Delhi, Sep 29 (IANS) Continuing to voice opposition to the new agricultural laws brought forth by the central government, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday claimed that these legislations tantamounted to "a dagger through the hearts of farme...

 2020-09-29 08:13 

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Mukesh Ambani tops IIFL Hurun Rich List for 9th straight year with Rs 6.58L Cr asset...

New Delhi, Sep 29 (IANS) Mukesh Ambani, Chairman of Indias most valued firm Reliance Industries, continues to top the IIFL Wealth Hurun India Rich List 2020 for the ninth consecutive year, with a total wealth of Rs 6.58 lakh crore....

 2020-09-29 08:06 

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New Zealand to start home summer against West Indies from Nov 27...

Auckland, Sep 29 (IANS) The New Zealand men's cricket team will begin their home season against the West Indies with a three-match T20I series slated to start from November 27 at Eden Park. After the T20Is set to be played till November 30, the teams ...

 2020-09-29 08:06 

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Prepare for 1,500 seriously ill patients by Oct 1: Netanyahu...

Tel Aviv, Sep 29 (IANS) Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has said that hospitals should be ready to treat at least 1,500 seriously ill coronavirus-infected patients by October 1, as the infection rate in the country has continued to increase unab...

 2020-09-29 08:05 

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Khadi artisans feel heat due to uncertainty over Railways' order...

New Delhi, Sep 29 (IANS) The Indian Railways decision to not provide bed sheets and pillow covers etc to passengers travelling in air-conditioned coaches in view of the coronavirus pandemic has left weavers and artisans involved in making khadi products a...

 2020-09-29 08:05 

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I'm non-smoker, teetotaller: Rakul Preet to Delhi HC...

New Delhi, Sep 29 (IANS) The Delhi High Court on Tuesday directed the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting among others to file a status report by October 15 on steps taken to restrain media following actor Rakul Preet Singh's plea indicating hara...

 2020-09-29 07:45 

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Acid reflux medicines may raise diabetes risk: Study...

Beijing, Sep 29 (IANS) Researchers have found that regular use of acid reflux drugs, known as proton pump inhibitors (PPIs), is linked to a heightened risk of developing type 2 diabetes....

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