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Odisha: 5-year-old killed, kidneys removed; parents attempt immolation outside state Assembly

Security personnel deployed near the Assembly building immediately intervened and prevented the couple from lighting the matchstick even though they had poured kerosene on their bodies. A man and his wife from Odisha’s Nayagarh district attempted self-immolation outside the Assembly in Bhubaneswar on Tuesday, claiming that they have been denied justice in the alleged abduction […]

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Coronavirus crisis to cut airline 2020 revenues 60%: IATA

Airline revenue this year will plunge 60 percent as a result of the coronavirus pandemic which threatens the survival of the industry, the International Air Transport Association (IATA) said Tuesday. “The Covid-19 crisis threatens the survival of the air transport industry,” with 2020 likely to go down in history as its “worst” year ever, IATA […]

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Gold plunges ₹ 1,049; silver tumbles ₹ 1,588

Silver also faced selling pressure. Gold prices plunged by ₹ 1,049 to ₹ 48,569 per 10 gram in the national capital on Tuesday following weak global cues and rupee appreciation, according to HDFC Securities. In the previous trade, the precious metal had closed at ₹ 49,618 per 10 gram. Silver also faced selling pressure as […]