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10 drown as car falls into river in Afghanistan

Ten commuters drowned after their car fell into a river in Afghanistan's southern Uruzgan, provincial government spokesman Ahmad Shah Sahel said on Wednesday. The victims...

‘1st Covid vaccine shipment in South Korea a step towards normalcy’

South Korea's Prime Minister Chung Sye-kyun on Wednesday said that the first shipment of the Covid-19 vaccine in the country marks the beginning of...

Malaysia deports Myanmar migrants despite court order

Malaysian immigration authorities said Tuesday they have deported 1,086 Myanmar migrants, breaking a court order to halt their repatriation following an appeal by two...

Myanmar minister flies to Thailand for crisis talks

Myanmar’s military-appointed foreign minister travelled to Thailand on Wednesday, a Thai government source said, as Myanmar’s neighbours intensified efforts to resolve a crisis that...

World Bank threatens to suspend COVID vaccine financing in Lebanon

The World Bank threatened to suspend financing for coronavirus vaccines in Lebanon over what it said were violations by members of Parliament who were...

2nd phase of Rashtriya Sanskriti Mahotsav to be inaugurated in Darjeeling

Union Minister of State for Culture & Tourism (Independent Charge) Prahlad Singh Patel will inaugurate the second phase of Rashtriya Sanskriti Mahotsav on February...

PM Modi launches 5 mega projects in Assam worth Rs 3,222 crore

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday dedicated to the nation Rs 3,222 crore five mega gas and oil based projects and education in Assam. While...

Health ministry integrating non-alcoholic fatty liver disease in national programme

Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan launched the operational guidelines for integration of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) into the National Programme for Prevention &...

Sonam Wangchuk makes mobile solar-powered tent for Indian Army

Ladakh-based engineer Sonam Wangchuk, who inspired the character of 'Phunsukh Wangdu' in Bollywood blockbuster "Three Idiots", has developed a mobile solar-powered tent, accommodating 10...

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‘50% of Indian firms to deploy intelligent automation by 2024’

(IANS) Nearly half of all businesses in India will implement robotic process automation (RPA) by 2024, said an IDC study on Wednesday. The study commissioned by...

TikTok purges over 3 lakh videos for spreading misinformation

(IANS) Popular short video-sharing platform TikTok has removed over 340,000 videos in the US for breaking the platform's rules around misinformation about the 2020 presidential...

Flipkart plans to deploy 25K electric vehicles by 2030 (Lead)

(IANS) A day after Amazon India said it has deployed nearly 100 Mahindra Treo Zor three-wheelers, e-commerce marketplace Flipkart on Wednesday said it will deploy...

Telegram introduces auto-delete messages feature

(IANS) Telegram, which is fast gaining users in India in the wake of a WhatsApp privacy row, on Wednesday said it has introduced an auto-delete...
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