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    34 Afghan policemen killed in Taliban ambush, 11 other die in stampede for visa

    Kabul: At least 11 women were trampled to death when a stampede broke out Wednesday among thousands of Afghans. The Afghans were waiting in a soccer stadium to get visas to leave the country, officials said. The Afghans were trying to get visas to neigbouring Pakistan. Attaullah Khogyani, the spokesman for the governor of the eastern Nangarhar province, said another...

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    Sanjay Dutt defeats cancer

    Mumbai: Actor Sanjay Dutt, who recently confirmed that he was fighting cancer, Wednesday shared a health update saying he has come out victorious in his battle with the disease. Dutt posted a statement on Instagram expressing joy while making the announcement. 'The last few weeks were very difficult time for my family and me. But like they say, God gives the hardest battles to his strongest soldiers. And today, on the...

    • 18 min ago
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    This festive season consumers may get relief on fuel prices

    New Delhi: Consumers can cheer as oil marketing companies (OMC) may actually bring down the retail prices of petrol and diesel this festive season. Oil sector experts said that with global oil prices under pressure from slowing demand in the second wave of Covid-19 pandemic sweeping several western countries, crude price could fall in coming days. If this holds on for a week or so,...

    • 22 min ago
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    Kalinganagar cries for care

    Jajpur: With an effort to curb air pollution in the state, the board meeting of OSPCB approved the proposal for setting up CAAQM stations in the districts of Cuttack, Balasore, Keonjhar, Sundargarh, Mayurbhanj and Angul apart from Bhubaneswar. At present, two CAAQMs are operating at Talcher and Ib Valley in Brajarajnagar. The Odisha State Pollution Control Board (OSPCB) has been directed to complete the work within...

    • 28 min ago
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    85mn human jobs to be displaced by machines by 2025

    New Delhi: Displacement of around 87 million jobs is expected in the coming years due to shift from human labour to machines, a report by World Economic Forum (WEF) has said. The 'Future of Jobs Report 2020', however, noted that 97 million new roles may emerge that are more adapted to the new division of labour between humans, machines, and algorithms. 'Although the number of jobs destroyed...

    • 33 min ago
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    Miscreants loot Rs 4.5 lakh from Ganjam motorcycle shop

    Berhampur: Unidentified miscreants looted Rs 4.5 lakh from a motorcycle showroom Tuesday late night at Bainchabania Square under Hinjili police limit of Ganjam district. The matter came to fore after a staff of the showroom found the showroom shutter half-opened. After entering the showroom, he went to the cash counter and found no money left in there. The worker called up the owner of the...

    • 34 min ago
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    Illegal stone quarry blast: Gunupur tehsildar Laxminarayan Sabat suspended

    Rayagada: The state government Wednesday suspended Gunupur tehsildar Laxminarayan Sabat in connection with a stone quarry explosion that killed three and critically injured six others October 16. The explosion took place at Okilaguda area under Gunupur police limits of Rayagada district. Bhubaneswar R&B division asst engineer under Vigilance scanner Sabat has...

    • 39 min ago
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    Dharmendra, Hema Malini's latest pictures leave fans awestruck; see pics

    Mumbai: Actress-politician Hema Malini Wednesday treated fans with new pictures of her with her husband, actor Dharmendra. Hema Malini recently celebrated her 72nd birthday with Dharmendra and their daughters, Esha and Ahana. Now, she has taken to social media to share glimpses of her birthday celebrations. In pictures that she shared, we see Hema Malini twinning with...

    • 42 min ago
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    OPPO A33 with 90Hz display, triple camera launched in India

    New Delhi: Chinese smartphone maker OPPO Wednesday launched 'OPPO A33' with a 90Hz refresh rate display and triple camera set up in India. OPPO A33 will be available for sale at Rs 11,990 for the 3+32GB variant across both Flipkart and mainline retail outlets. Consumers can also avail 5 percent Cashback applicable from Kotak Bank (Credit Card EMI/Debit Card EMI), RBL Bank (Credit Card...

    • 50 min ago
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    Three dead as young tusker goes on rampage in Angul, Baripada forest divisions

    Baripada/Chitrada/Athmallik: Three persons were trampled to death after a young elephant, separated from its herd, went on a rampage in Baripada and Angul forest divisions. The deceased have been identified as Subhadra Rana (65) and Pramila Mahanta (45) from Morada block under Baripada forest division in Mayurbhanj district and Bhaskar Bhokta (60) from Athmallik...

    • 2 hrs ago