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Miscreants raise ‘Khalistan’ flag on admin complex in Punjab

The Punjab police announced a reward of ₹50,000 for information on two persons who raised a saffron flag with ‘Khalistan’ written on it at the administrative complex in Punjab’s Moga on Friday. Pictures of the duo have been released based on CCTV footage. Chief Minister Amarinder Singh said he had directed Director General of Police […]

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Coronavirus | Four States add 20,000-plus cases in a day

A.P. claims highest testing rate, leads with 8,743 cases, Karnataka records 7,908, Telangana 1,921 and Kerala 1,569 COVID-19 cases in Karnataka soared on Friday, with as many as 7,908 cases reported, as well as 104 more deaths. Kerala’s case graph also continued its rise, with 1,569 fresh cases, marking another new high. Andhra Pradesh reported […]

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Telugu Cinematographer forced Arjun Reddy girl into having relationship

Actress Sai Sudha filed a complaint with the SR Nagar police and alleged that noted cinematographer  Shyam K Naidu forced her to get into a relationship with him, promised to marry her and duped her later. Shyam K Naidu handled cinematography to few blockbusters movies like ‘Pokiri’, ‘Businessman’, ‘Bujjigaadu’, ‘Chirutha’, ‘Desamuduru’, ‘Super’,  ‘Julayi’, and ‘Temper’. […]

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Jasana couple murder: four including relative arrested

Victim had some ‘objectionable’ photos of the relative’s sister: police Four persons have been arrested by the Faridabad police in connection with the brutal murder of a couple in Jasana village here earlier this week. The arrested persons include a distant relative of the deceased. Sukhbir, a businessman, and his wife Monika were found murdered […]

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20% city residents quarantined

An app and focus volunteers played key role in bringing down cases: Corporation Around 20% city residents have been quarantined by the Greater Chennai Corporation since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic. Greater Chennai Corporation Commissioner G. Prakash said the number of persons brought under quarantine in the city crossed the 17 lakh-mark on Friday. […]

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Beirut blast: India sends 58 tonnes of emergency aid to Lebanon

India on Friday sent 58 tonnes of emergency humanitarian aid to Lebanon in an air force plane to assist the people affected by the explosions in Beirut on August 4. The external affairs ministry said a separate consignment of personal protective equipment (PPE), including surgical gloves and surgical gowns, is being sent to Lebanon following […]