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 2022-08-19 06:24 

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South Africa take commanding 124-run lead against England in first Test...

Aided by an 85-run partnership between skipper Dean Elgar and Sarel Erwee, South Africa took a 124-run lead against England on Day 2 of the opening Test at Lord's...

 2022-08-19 06:21 

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Gadkari urges Maha govt to improve public transport, use modern technology...

To make the maximum number of citizens use the public transport, it is time to use technology in a sophisticated way, said Union Road Transport and Highway Minister Nitin Gadkari...

 2022-08-19 06:19 

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Power Mech hits new high on order win from Adani Group; soars 52% in 1 mth...

The company said it has bagged an order worth Rs 6,163.2 crore for five flue gas desulphurization [FGD] projects from the Adani Group....

 2022-08-19 06:17 

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Delhi HC gives the green light to restaurants to levy service charges...

It comes just days after, on Tuesday, HC had asked the restaurants why they could not increase the salaries of their staff instead of levying a service charge...

 2022-08-19 06:16 

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Odisha issues high alert for its coastal districts amid heavy rains...

The Odisha government on Friday put the coastal districts on high alert as the low-pressure area intensified into a depression, causing heavy rainfall in several parts of the state, a senior official said.As a fresh spell of rain could further worsen the ...

 2022-08-19 06:14 

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'You Day' to gym reimbursements: Jobseekers make most of sellers' market...

Recruiters say recruits are leveraging talent crunch to demand flexible work and high salaries....

 2022-08-19 06:12 

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Misuse of probe agencies against rivals helps corrupt get away: Congress...

The Congress on Friday said the relentless misuse of agencies against political rivals erodes their credibility and gives an opportunity even for the corrupt to get away.Soon after CBI raids were conducted at the residence of Delhi Deputy Chief Minister M...

 2022-08-19 06:12 

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Gold imports up 6.4% to $13 billion in April-July due to 'healthy demand'...

India's gold imports, which have a bearing on the country's Current Account Deficit (CAD), rose 6.4 per cent to USD 12.9 billion during April-July this fiscal due to healthy demand, according to government data.The imports stood at USD 12 billion ...

 2022-08-19 06:08 

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Govt holds back 2 advocates recommended for elevation by SC Collegium...

The government has held back names of two advocates recommended by the Supreme Court Collegium for appointment as judges of the Punjab and Haryana High Court, sources said.In July, the SC Collegium had recommended names of 13 advocates for elevation as ju...

 2022-08-19 06:08 

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Twitter avoiding to share information on bot accounts, says Elon Musk...

Musk said that Twitter is avoiding sharing information on the actual number of bot and spam accounts on his platform, as his lead team sought documents from advertising technology firms working for it...

 2022-08-19 06:06 

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Punjab CM praises 'best education minister' Sisodia, slams CBI raid...

Describing Manish Sisodia as the best education minister of Independent India, Punjab Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann Friday said the CBI raid at the Delhi Deputy Chief Minister's residence was the reward for the Delhi government's good performance b...

 2022-08-19 06:01 

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Alleged unauthorised construction demolished in AP town, triggers tension...

Demolition of alleged unauthorised constructions in Palasa town in Andhra Pradesh's Srikakulam district has triggered tension in the area....

 2022-08-19 05:53 

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About 2.25 mn children watch Attenborough's 'Gandhi' in Telangana...

As many as 22.50 lakh school children in Telangana have watched Richard Attenborough's movie 'Gandhi' which is being screened by the state government as part of the celebration of 75 years of the country's independence.Chief Minister K Cha...

 2022-08-19 05:51 

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FTX Crypto Cup: Chess prodigy Praggnanandhaa records four wins in a row...

Indian prodigy R Praggnanandhaa handed world No.6 Levon Aronian a 3-1 thrashing in the fourth round to notch up his fourth consecutive win in the FTX Crypto Cup, the American finale of Champions Chess Tour, on Friday.The 17-year old Indian is in joint lea...

 2022-08-19 05:50 

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Prioritise national security, keep vigil on demographic changes: Amit Shah...

Shah said that the DGPs of all the states, especially in the border districts, must give special attention...

 2022-08-19 05:50 

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303 new Covid-19 cases reported in Thane; active tally stands at 1,641...

Thane district in Maharashtra has reported 303 new coronavirus positive cases, taking its infection tally to 7,37,728, a health official said on Friday.With the addition of these cases on Thursday, the district currently has 1,641 active cases, he said.Si...

 2022-08-19 05:45 

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Paytm CEO Vijay Shekhar Sharma to face crucial test of investor confidence...

The billionaire founder of Paytm faces a crucial test of investor confidence Friday, when shareholders will decide whether they want him at the helm....

 2022-08-19 05:45 

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NHTSA to do an engineering analysis on Tesla's autopilot that killed many...

Elon Musk-run Tesla has come under heavy scrutiny on the controversial Autopilot advanced driver assistance system with both federal and state regulators turning up the heat on electric car-maker...

 2022-08-19 05:37 

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US judge leans toward disclosure of document for Trump's Mar-a-Lago search...

A federal judge in Florida said he is likely to order the release of a key court document for the search of Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago estate, despite warnings that it may harm the investigation....

 2022-08-19 05:36 

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Rupee falls by 12 paise to 79.76 against US dollar in opening trade...

The rupee depreciated 12 paise to 79.76 against the US dollar in opening trade on Friday, tracking the strength of the American currency in the overseas market.At the interbank foreign exchange, the rupee opened at 79.75 against the US dollar, then fell t...

 2022-08-19 05:32 

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India records 15,754 fresh Covid-19 cases; active tally rises to 101,830...

India saw a single day rise of 15,754 new coronavirus infections taking the total tally of COVID-19 cases to 4,43,14,618, with the active cases increasing to 1,01,830, according to the Union Health Ministry data updated on Friday.The death toll climbed to...

 2022-08-19 05:29 

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Former Trump organisation executive pleads guilty in tax evasion case...

Former Trump Organization executive Allen Weisselberg pleaded guilty on Thursday to evading taxes...

 2022-08-19 05:22 

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Tata Chemicals hits new high; surges 38% in one month on healthy outlook...

An anticipated reduction in imports and the ongoing programs on driving cost reductions and efficiencies will likely yield benefits in margins...

 2022-08-19 05:22 

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IRCTC gains 4 per cent on data monetisation plan; analysts see more upside...

The Indian Railways ticketing arm aims to raise up to Rs 1,000 crore through this exercise; The stock is now within striking distance of its 200-DMA....

 2022-08-19 05:19 

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K'taka police submits chargesheet in law student sexual harassment case...

Karnataka police have submitted a chargesheet against accused senior advocate K.S.N. Rajesh, in connection with the sexual harassment case filed against him by a law student, police said on Friday....

 2022-08-19 05:16 

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China's response to Pelosi's visit to Taiwan, a sign of future intentions...

China's response to U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's visit to Taiwan was anything but subtle dispatching warships and military aircraft to all sides of the self-governing island democracy, and firing ballistic missiles into the waters nearby.The ...

 2022-08-19 05:14 

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Google's new update cuts 'low-quality, unoriginal' content in Search result...

Last year, Google kicked off a series of updates to show more helpful, in-depth reviews based on first-hand expertise in search results...

 2022-08-19 05:12 

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Monthly active users for Facebook drop by 25% in South Korea, says analysis...

Facebook has seen an over 25 per cent decline in the number of monthly active users (MAU) in South Korea across the past two years, an industry analysis report showed on Friday....

 2022-08-19 05:10 

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Pakistan recover to thrash Netherlands in ODI; take 2-0 lead in series...

Salman who came at the dismissal of Babar Azam, was belligerent in his unbeaten knock of 50, smashing the winning runs off 35 deliveries, embellished with five boundaries and two sixes...

 2022-08-19 05:10 

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FTA provisions over Rules of Origin to prevail in case of conflicts: CBIC...

Exemptions specified in Free Trade Agreement (FTA) with regard to country of origin will prevail in case of conflict between revenue department and importer, the finance ministry has said.In an instruction to chief commissioners, the Central Board of Indi...

 2022-08-19 05:04 

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US Open winners to get $2.6 mn, total player compensation surpasses $60 mn...

The US Open singles champions will receive USD 2.6 million this year, with total player compensation for the Grand Slam tournament surpassing USD 60 million for the first time.A larger portion of that total is being allocated to the earlier rounds, the U....

 2022-08-19 05:03 

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New Education Policy aims to make education accessible to all: Pradhan...

Terming the National Education Policy (NEP) a knowledge document, Union Education Minister Dharmendra Pradhan said that it aims to make education accessible to everyone.Speaking at a session by industry body ASSOCHAM here on Thursday, Pradhan said the Cen...

 2022-08-19 05:02 

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Apple discloses vulnerability in operating systems, advises software update...

American tech giant Apple on Friday warned of a flaw that is allowing hackers to seize control of iPhones, iPads and Mac computers...

 2022-08-19 05:02 

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New Zealand Cricket announces their A squad for India Tour in September...

New Zealand A squad featuring seven players with international experience has been selected to tour India for red and white ball fixtures in September...

 2022-08-19 05:00 

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Flows into NRI deposits nosedive to mere $349 mn in June quarter...

Outstanding deposits declined to $135.9 billion at the end of June 2022 from $141.5 billion a year ago....

 2022-08-19 04:56 

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Israel seals several Palestinian rights groups, labels them terrorists...

Israel has closed several Palestinian advocacy groups after classifying them as terrorist organisations last year, the groups said...

 2022-08-19 04:51 

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Delhi urban regeneration policy to give sweeping powers to Centre: Report...

The block or area that the Centre will identify for 'regeneration9; will have to be mandatorily redeveloped, and all the property owners will have to participate in the plan...

 2022-08-19 04:48 

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Madison Keys knocks No.1 Iga Swiatek out of Western & Southern Open...

American Madison Keys upset No. 1 Iga Swiatek 6-3, 6-4 to reach the Western & Southern Open quarterfinals.Swiatek, a two-time Grand Slam champion, hasn't gotten past the round of 16 in four tournaments since winning the French Open in June.The win was...

 2022-08-19 04:41 

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Weapons dropping by Pak drones, NIA searches multiple locations in J-K...

The National Investigation Agency (NIA) has carried out searches in five districts of Jammu and Kashmir in connection with its investigation into dropping of weapons by Pakistani drones along the International Border, an official said.The searches were ca...

 2022-08-19 04:39 

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Turkish lira tumbles by 1% as central bank cuts key interest rate...

Turkish consumers already struggle with high inflation and spiralling energy and food prices...

 2022-08-19 04:38 

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Sense of trust, confidence towards BJP developed across India: Rajnath...

Highlighting the pro-people ideology of the BJP, Defense Minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday said there has been a sense of trust and confidence developed across the country towards the party....

 2022-08-19 04:34 

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Adani Power surpasses NTPC in m-cap ranking; zooms 318% thus far in 2022...

In the past one month, the stock price of Adani Power has appreciated by 41 per cent, as compared to 6 per cent gain in the market price of NTPC. The S&P BSE Sensex, meanwhile, rallied 10 per cent...

 2022-08-19 04:30 

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Amid record heat wave, China dims lights in Chengdu subway to save power...

Amid a record heat wave, metro stations in Chengdu the capital city of China's Sichuan province have dimmed their lights to save electricity....

 2022-08-19 04:29 

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BJP to stage protest against rising crime in Rajasthan on Saturday...

In the wake of rising incidents of crime, BJP will stage a major protest in Jaipur against issues like atrocities on women and saints, illegal mining, mob lynching, attacks on Hindus among others...

 2022-08-19 04:28 

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'Knew I will comeback': Deepak Chahar post India's win against Zimbabwe...

After India clinched a thumping 10-wicket victory over Zimbabwe in the first ODI, pacer Deepak Chahar said that he knew that he will be makeing a comeback in this three-match ODI series....

 2022-08-19 04:28 

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EU experiencing worst forest fires since 2006, says European Commission...

France has already lost twice the area to forest fires this year than in 2021, Spain more than three times...

 2022-08-19 04:27 

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PM Modi to address 'Har Ghar Jal Utsav' in Goa virtually today at 10.30 AM...

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will virtually address the 'Har Ghar Jal Utsav' event in Panaji on Friday morning.Union Minister of Jal Shakti Gajendra Singh Shekhawat and Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant would be present for the event, the Chief Min...

 2022-08-19 04:27 

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Allahabad HC questions police on delay in registering 'crime against women'...

The Allahabad High Court has questioned the delays by police in registering cases related to crime against women....

 2022-08-19 04:26 

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BKU comes in support of Tyagi community, seeks release of Shrikant Tyagi...

Shrikant had gone into hiding after he was booked earlier this month but was arrested in Meerut on August 9 after a five-day chase...

 2022-08-19 04:14 

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Myanmar's ruler open to special envoy's visit to Suu Kyi 'but not now': UN...

Myanmar's military-installed government expressed openness to arranging a meeting at the right time between UN special envoy Noeleen Heyzer and country's imprisoned former leader Aung San Suu Kyi: UN...

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