31 Iraqi Pilgrims Killed, Several Hurt in Stampede at Karbala During Ashura Rituals

Baghdad: A walkway collapsed and set off a stampede in the holy city of Karbala on Tuesday as thousands of Shiite Muslims marked one of the most solemn holy days of the year. At least 31 people were killed and about 100 were injured, officials said. It was the deadliest stampede in recent

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Nirmala Sitharaman says govt working on measures to help auto industry

New Delhi: Finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Tuesday said the government will soon respond to the demands of the automobile sector, which is facing the worst slump in more than two decades.“We are working on a few things. We are conscious that we need to respond," Sitharaman said, adding that the GST Council

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Weight gain comes with old age due to this factor

Our body tends to slow down its process of breaking down fats as we age. As we grow older, it becomes difficult to keep the weight off. Ever wondered why? The answer lies in lower ‘lipid turnover’. A new research from Sweden indicates that as we age, our body’s rate of removing and

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Eradicating malaria by 2050: why study says it can be done

Malaria cases are rising in 55 countries in Africa, Asia and Latin America. A REPORT in The Lancet concludes that it is possible to eradicate malaria as early as 2050 — or within a generation — with the right strategies and sufficient funding. The report, published by The Lancet Commission on malaria eradication,

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Trouble for CM Kamal Nath as Home Ministry Clears Proposal for Reopening 1984 Anti-Sikh Riot Cases

New Delhi: The Home Ministry on Monday cleared a proposal to reopen 1984 anti-Sikh riot cases against Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath. According to a report in The Tribune, Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee president Manjinder Singh Sirsa told reporters that a Special Investigation Team was investigating allegations against Nath. "The FIR

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100 days of Modi 2.0: Prakash Javadekar lauds decision on Article 370

NEW DELHI: Union Minister Prakash Javadekar on Sunday addressed a press conference on the completion of 100 days of the second term of Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led government at the Centre and said that the 100 days were "full of unprecedented decisions and moves". He stressed that biggest decision taken in last 100

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Orbiter will have a lifespan of 7.5 years, it’s possible to find Vikram Lander from orbiter: Isro chief | India News

BENGALURU: Indian Space Research Organisation (Isro) chairman K Sivan on Saturday announced that the "90-95% of the Chandrayaan-2 mission objectives have already been achieved" and that "we should not call the mission a failure or setback". Talking to TOI after the landing operation, the Isro chief said, "The orbiter will have a lifespan

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60% lunar missions in last 60 years failed: Nasa fact sheet

NEW DELHI: The success ratio of lunar missions undertaken in the last six decades is 60 per cent, according to US space agency Nasa's 'Moon Fact Sheet'. Of the 109 lunar missions during the period, 61 were successful and 48 had failed, it stated. In the early hours of Saturday, Indian space agency

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Chandrayaan 2 Landing: Nirmala Sitharaman on Mamata Banerjee’s Attack: Be Proud Of ISRO

Chandrayaan 2 landing is a proud moment for every Indian, Nirmala Sitharaman said (File)Kolkata: Disapproving of West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's comment that the Central government was playing up Chandrayaan 2 to divert attention from the economic issues, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Friday said there was great admiration for ISRO's historic mission

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PM at Isro centre to watch Chandrayaan-2 moon landing, says ‘mission manifests best of Indian talent’ | India News

BENGALURU, (ISTRAC, Isro centre) : As Prime Minister Narendra Modi landed at the ISTRAC Isro centre in Bengaluru on Friday to witness the historic Chandrayaan-2 landing in the wee hours of Saturday, he said, "I have been regularly and enthusiastically tracking all updates relating to Chandrayaan-2 since it was launched on July 22.

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