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    COVID continues to impact air travel, footfall at Hyderabad airport drops to15,000

    Close to 80 days since the domestic flight services resumed across the country, the Covid-19 scare continues to impact air travel what with the footfall of domestic passengers at the Rajiv Gandhi International Airport (RGIA), Shamshabad, now standing at a mere 15,000 passengers (both arrivals and departures) per day. Before the pandemic disrupted air travel, about...

    • 3 hrs ago
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    Riot-hit areas of Bengaluru's Pulakeshinagar resemble war zone

    Bengaluru: Areas under Pulakeshinagar assembly constituency here resembled a war zone on Wednesday, hours after after an unruly mob went on a rampage torching vehicles, irked over a 'communally sensitive' social media post allegedly by put up by a relative of a Congress MLA. Charred vehicles, shards of glass from broken windows, stones and bricks lie strewn over the deserted roads...

    • 5 hrs ago
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    Modi hai to mumkin hai: Rahul's jibe at PM over possible lowest GDP growth since 1947

    New Delhi: Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday took a jibe at Prime Minister Narendra Modi citing BJP's election slogan "Modi hai to mumkin hai" while attacking the government over reported claims that India's Gross Domestic Product (GDP) growth may be lowest since independence. Taking to Twitter, he shared a news clipping about Infosys founder...

    • 7 hrs ago
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    IAF deploys two HAL-developed Light Combat Helicopters in Leh amid border tensions

    In the light of border tensions, two Light Combat Helicopters developed by Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) have been deployed for operations at high altitude in Leh to support Indian Air Force missions. The operational requirement was met in a short notice. R. Madhavan, CMD, HAL, on Wednesday, said: "It is the lightest attack helicopter in the world,...

    • 7 hrs ago
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    1,897 new COVID-19 cases take tally to 84,544 in Telangana, 9 deaths

    Hyderabad: Telangana continued to see an increase in COVID-19 cases with nine more fatalities and 1,897 new cases being reported, taking the total number of people infected by the virus in the state to 84,544. The toll mounted to 654 with nine more deaths, a state government bulletin said on Wednesday, providing data as of 8 PM on August 11. Out of the total 1,897 fresh...

    • 7 hrs ago
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    Too premature to assess Kozhikode plane crash: AAIB chief

    New Delhi: Aircraft Accident Investigation Bureau (AAIB) chief Aurobindo Handa has said that evidence is being collected for carrying out a formal probe into the Air India Express plane crash and it was too premature to make an initial assessment of the incident. At least 18 people, including two pilots, died in the Air India Express aircraft crash at Kozhikode airport in Kerala on...

    • 7 hrs ago
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    Unidentified militant, one jawan killed in Pulwama encounter

    An unidentified militant and a soldier were killed, while another jawan was critically injured in a gunfight in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama district on Wednesday. Security forces launched a search operation in an orchard in Kamrazipora village of Pulwama in the early hours of the day on receiving information about the presence of militants there. The officials said the search...

    • 8 hrs ago
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    Bolsonaro says Amazon fires a 'lie', Brazil's government data shows otherwise

    Rio De Janeiro: Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro has said it is a "lie" that fires are ravaging the Amazon rainforest, despite data from his own government showing the number of blazes is rising. The far-right leader has faced international condemnation for presiding over huge fires and rising deforestation in the Amazon -- criticism he took issue with in...

    • 9 hrs ago
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    Chhattisgarh: Four Naxals killed in Sukma encounter

    Raipur: Four Naxals were killed in an encounter with security forces in Chhattisgarh's insurgency- hit Sukma district on Wednesday morning, police said. The gun-battle took place in a forest under Jagargunda police station limits around 9.30 am when joint teams of various security forces were out on an anti-Naxal operation, Inspector General of Police (Bastar range) Sundarraj P told PTI. ...

    • 9 hrs ago
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    Sanjay Dutt diagnosed with lung cancer

    Mumbai: Bollywood actor Sanjay Dutt has been detected with lung cancer, veteran trade expert Komal Nahta said in a tweet. Sanjay Dutt diagnosed with lung cancer. Let&dhapos;s pray for his speedy recovery.https://t.co/IBc6j2XchZ ...

    • 9 hrs ago

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