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Mehbooba Mufti Tweets On “Right To Cheer” Any Team Amid India-Pak Clash

New Delhi:  Mehbooba Mufti, the former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister, on Sunday tweeted on the ongoing cricket World Cup match between India and Pakistan, saying people had the right to cheer the team they believed in. “May the best team win in today’s India vs Pakistan cricket match. Every …

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Imran Khan Advised Pak Captain To Bat First, He Did Just The Opposite

New Delhi:  In the hours preceding the much-anticipated World Cup match with India in Manchester today, Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan advised cricket team captain Sarfaraz Ahmed to bat first if he wins the toss. Being a former star cricketer who had led Pakistan to their only win in the …

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Rare Indian Grey Wolf Killed In Bangladesh After 1st Sighting In Decades

Dhaka:  The first Indian grey wolf to be seen in Bangladesh in eight decades has been beaten to death by farmers after preying on their livestock, wildlife experts said Sunday. The grey wolf was last seen in Bangladesh in 1949, according to the International Union for Conservation of Nature. Locals …

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Bengal Doctors Agree To Meet With Mamata Banerjee, Set One Condition

Kolkata:  After nearly a week of strike, the doctors in Bengal said they were ready for talks with the government. Junior doctors, who had been protesting after a colleague at a government hospital was assaulted by the family of a patient who died, had refused Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee’s appeals …

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3 Pak Nationals Detained With Gold Worth Over Rs 23 Lakh In Rajasthan

Jaipur:  Three Pakistani nationals were detained with gold worth over Rs 23 lakh from Munabao railway station near the India-Pakistan border in Rajasthan’s Barmer district, Customs officials said today. Five gold biscuits of 100 gram each, a gold bangle and three rings were seized from Kishor Kumar Maheshwari, Ramesh Patr …

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“His Contribution Was Immense”: Theatre Lovers Remember Girish Karnad

Girish Karnad, seasoned actor, filmmaker and Jnanpith award winning playwright who died in Bengaluru in Monday, was remembered at the Rangashankara Theatre in Bengaluru on Sunday morning. His admirers and theatre lovers came to listen to the readings from his plays – both in Kannada and from the English translations …

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At Bihar Hospital, Child Died During Health Minister’s Visit, Says Family

Patna:  A child died in front of Union Health Minister Harsh Vardan, who is visiting Bihar’s Sri Krishna Medical College hospital today to review the ground situation in the state. Over the last month, Bihar’s Muzaffarpur has been grappling with Acute Encephalitis Syndrome, in which 82 children died. Many of …

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Indian Embassy In Kathmandu Celebrates Yoga Day

Kathmandu:  The Indian Embassy in Kathmandu organised a yoga event today to celebrate the fifth International Day of Yoga at Nepal’s Thyangboche — the gateway to Mount Everest. The main objective of the programme was to highlight the importance of yoga in daily life and to bring peace and harmony …

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With Eye On 2022, Priyanka Gandhi Vadra To Step Up UP Tours: Report

New Delhi:  In a bid to infuse fresh energy in the party organisation and with the 2022 Uttar Pradesh Assembly polls in mind, Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra will increase the frequency of her tours to the state and meet party workers at least twice a week, sources said …

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Super 30 Founder Anand Kumar To Speak About His Biopic At Cambridge

Patna:  Super 30 founder Anand Kumar will share his experiences with the making of the movie that revolves round his pioneering initiative in helping students from deprived class crack IIT examination, at the famed Cambridge University later this month. “It’s hilarious moment for me as I had a dream of …

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