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 2020-07-05 03:32 

The Times of India

[ India ]

After 120 yrs, end of Visva Bharati's Poush Mela...

India News: NEW DELHI: The curtains have come down over the century-old Poush Mela in Visva Bharati University....

 2020-07-05 03:30 

The Hindu

Morning Digest: COVID-19 vaccine deadline meant to cut red tape, says ICMR; India set for more talks on LAC, and more...

A select list of stories to read before you start your day....

 2020-07-05 03:28 

The Hindu

Assam Raj Bhavan campus sealed...

The Raj Bhavan campus and its surrounding areas in Guwahati were sealed and declared a containment zone on Saturday after two persons of the Governor's Office tested COVID-19 positive, an official sai...

 2020-07-05 03:28 

The Times of India

[ India ]

Shipments at Centre-run ports drop 20% amid pandemic...

India News: NEW DELHI: The Covid pandemic has impacted the traffic handled at 12 major ports under the central government....

 2020-07-05 03:25 

The Times of India

[ India ]

Modi hails BJP workers for 'seva yagna' in Covid times...

India News: NEW DELHI: The BJP organisation is not just an electoral machine but represents an effort to reach out to all sections and strike deep roots in societ....

 2020-07-05 03:17 

Philippine Star

Pasay, Taguig to hit 1,000 COVID-19 cases...

The cities of Pasay and Taguig are about to reach 1,000 coronavirus disease 2019 cases, according to data from their respective health offices....

 2020-07-05 03:17 

Philippine Star

Jones Cup cancelled...

Putting premium on everyone's safety, Taiwan has decided to call off this year's William Jones Cup despite the country's winning position against COVID-19....

 2020-07-05 03:17 

Philippine Star

More cops test positive for COVID...

The number of Philippine National Police personnel infected with the coronavirus disease 2019 or COVID-19 increased to 815 yesterday as 14 tested positive based on results released yesterday....

 2020-07-05 03:14 

The Hindu

Amid furor over monuments, Trump seeks 'garden' of U.S. heroes...

The order says priority should be given to monuments to former presidents, to individuals and events relating to the discovery of America, the founding of the United States, and the abolition of slavery....

 2020-07-05 03:13 

The Times of India

[ India ]

Delhi's positivity rate falls, Telangana and Maharashtra on top...

India News: NEW DELHI: From being among the top states in terms of incidence of coronavirus cases, Delhi's positivity rate, or total confirmed cases per 100 tests....

 2020-07-05 03:11 

Malay Mail Online

Gardener arrested on suspicion of trespassing into girl's hostel in Kemaman...

CHUKAI, July 5 — A gardener was arrested by the police for allegedly trespassing into a girls' hostel of a school in Kemaman and outraging the modesty of one of the students there yesterday. Kemaman district police chief Supt......

 2020-07-05 03:10 

Sambad English

It takes 18 months to develop good vaccine: Ex-ICMR chief...

A good vaccine usually takes at least 18 months, before it could be rolled out for production...

 2020-07-05 03:07 

Hindustan Times

Finding a soulmate is Step 1. Making it last is the real test...

What keeps a couple, any couple, together is not destiny or Cupid, it's a constant effort to get back on the same page, make space for each other....

 2020-07-05 03:07 

The Peninsula Qatar

Chinese badminton superstar Lin Dan retires...

China's two-time Olympic champion Lin Dan, arguably the greatest badminton player of all time, announced his retirement on Saturday aged 36....

 2020-07-05 03:07 

Business Standard

Covid-19 Facotoid: Tamil Nadu second state with over 100,000 confirmed cases...

Telangana has a higher infection rate than Maharashtra, with over 20 per cent of samples have tested positive for Covid-19 in the state....

 2020-07-05 03:02 

China Daily

Chinese mainland reports 8 new confirmed COVID-19 cases...
 2020-07-05 03:00 

Hindustan Times

DU Admissions 2020: Deadline to register extended till July 18...

The University of Delhi on Saturday extended the online registration process of admission for the academic session 2020-21 to July 18....

 2020-07-05 02:59 

NDTV

Over 100 Locations Searched In Hunt For UP Gangster Who Killed 8 Cops...

Vikas Dubey, the notorious criminal behind the cold-blooded murder of eight UP cops, has managed to evade arrest despite extensive searches by police teams to capture him....

 2020-07-05 02:59 

The Hindu

UK film pioneer Earl Cameron dies aged 102...

Earl Cameron, who broke down racial barriers by becoming one of British film's first black stars in the 1950s, has died at the age of 102, his family said Saturday. The Bermuda-born Cameron appear...

 2020-07-05 02:57 

Hindustan Times

'Exercise self-discipline, cooperate': Bengaluru Police chief tweets amid 33-hour lockdown in city...

Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) commissioner Anil Kumar said on Saturday only essential services will be allowed during the 33-hour period....

 2020-07-05 02:54 

Sambad English

Orissa High Court to remain closed till July 8...

Orissa High Court and its offices shall remain closed till July 8 in view of the shutdown imposed in Cuttack Municipal Corporation area....

 2020-07-05 02:54 

Hindustan Times

He picked feisty cricketers like himself: Nasser Hussain lauds Sourav Ganguly...

Former England captain Nasser Hussain, who was the captain of the losing England side of the 2002 Natwest Series final, said that Ganguly made India a tougher side when he took charge of the team....

 2020-07-05 02:53 

NDTV

Rapper Kanye West Announces US Presidential Bid, Gets Elon Musk's Support...

American rapper Kanye West, a vocal supporter of US President Donald Trump, announced on Saturday that he would run for president in 2020 in an apparent challenge to Trump and his presumptive......

 2020-07-05 02:53 

IANS

Global COVID-19 cases top 11.1mn: Johns Hopkins University...

Washington, July 5 (IANS) The overall number of global COVID-19 cases has increased to more than 11.1 million, while the deaths have soared to over 528,000, according to the Johns Hopkins University....

 2020-07-05 02:52 

Bangkok Post

Majority for cabinet reshuffle: Nida Poll...

A majority of people think it is now time for a cabinet reshuffle, with some say the reshuffle should involve the entire cabinet while others say only some ministers should be replaced, according to an opinion survey by the National Institute of Developme...

 2020-07-05 02:51 

ABS-CBN

Defense dept vows to ensure anti-terror law won't be abused...

The Philippines' defense department vowed Sunday it would ensure that the anti-terrorism law is not be abused....

 2020-07-05 02:51 

Hindustan Times

Mira Rajput says Shahid Kapoor is not a chocolate boy, calls his Complan ad a real throwback...

Shahid Kapoor's wife Mira Rajput thinks a real throwback story about her husband would be his appearance in a Complan ad....

 2020-07-05 02:49 

Hindustan Times

Rajasthan govt cancels UG, PG exams...

In the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Rajasthan government has decided to cancel all graduation and Postgraduation examination for all the colleges, universities and technical education institutes for the academic year 2019-20....

 2020-07-05 02:48 

Malay Mail Online

Paris Louvre museum reopens tomorrow after crippling losses...

PARIS, July 5 — The Louvre in Paris, the world's most visited museum and home to the Mona Lisa, reopens tomorrow but with coronavirus restrictions in place and parts of the complex closed to visitors. The Louvre has been closed since March 13......

 2020-07-05 02:48 

Malay Mail Online

Satellite-carrying rocket 'lost' after New Zealand launch...

WELLINGTON, July 5 — A commercial rocket carrying seven satellites was "lost" after take-off today from a New Zealand launch pad, the owner Rocket Lab said. "We lost the flight late into the mission," Peter Beck, Rocket Lab's fou...

 2020-07-05 02:46 

Shanghai Daily

7 dead due to heavy rains, flooding in southwestern Japan...

Massive flooding triggered by torrential rain in the southwestern Japanese prefectures of Kumamoto a...

 2020-07-05 02:46 

Shanghai Daily

Virus sours July 4 celebrations in US as Britons toast pub reopening...

The surge in novel coronavirus cases sapped the fun out of the July 4 celebrations in the US on Satu...

 2020-07-05 02:45 

ABS-CBN

Project Ugnayan gives grocery vouchers to Tondo, Bicutan families...

A group of private businesses bonded to help poor families, and gave out grocery vouchers in Tondo and Bicutan....

 2020-07-05 02:45 

livemint

Amazon, Google face tough rules in India's e-commerce draft...

The government has been working on the policy for at least two years amid calls to reduce the dominance of global tech giants.For imported goods, the country of origin and value of work done in India should be clearly specified, the policy said...

 2020-07-05 02:43 

The Peninsula Qatar

Action against 84 companies for violating outdoor working hours rule...

The Ministry of Administrative Development, Labour & Social Affairs, represented by the Labour Inspection Department, conducted intensive inspection campaigns to ensure that companies comply with the provisions of Ministerial Resolution No. 16 of 2007 reg...

 2020-07-05 02:42 

Gulf Times

Authority suspends TV channel 24NewsHD's licence...

The Pakistan Electronic Media Authority Regulatory Authority (Pemra) has suspended with "immediate effect" television channel 24NewsHD's licence for "illegal transmission of news and current affairs content"....

 2020-07-05 02:41 

Ecns.cn

China's A-share market sees robust IPO activity in H1: PwC...

Unaffected by the novel coronavirus outbreak, China's A-share market saw robust initial public offerings (IPOs) activity in the first half of the year, data from global auditing and consultancy firm PwC showed....

 2020-07-05 02:41 

Gulf Times

China appreciates Pakistan's efforts to promote peace...

Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi has underlined that India's policies are putting peace in the region in peril....

 2020-07-05 02:40 

Hindustan Times

Priyanka Chopra and Sussanne Khan's Instagram chat is full of support and care for each other: 'You are an institution of grace'...

Sussanne Khan left a message of love and support for Priyanka Chopra on the actor's video charting her 20 years in movies....

 2020-07-05 02:39 

Sambad English

WHO discontinues hydroxychloroquine, lopinavir/ritonavir trial for Covid-19 treatment...

World Health Organization (WHO) announced on Saturday that it was discontinuing hydroxychloroquine and lopinavir/ritonavir arms for its Solidarity Trial...

 2020-07-05 02:39 

Malay Mail Online

Dang Wangi police step up patrol at tourist spots, public places...

KUALA LUMPUR, July 5 — The Dang Wangi police are stepping up patrols at tourist hotspots and public places to ensure safety of tourists and maintain public order in the city. Dangi Wangi police chief ACP Mohd Fahmi Visuvanathan Abdullah said......

 2020-07-05 02:39 

Daily Times

Covid-19 — positive to negative...

COVID-19 is a sheer reality; one has to accept it. However, in Pakistan few of them are implementing SOPs seriously otherwise no precautionary measures. Importantly, the pandemic, if it continues to be underplayed by the government, may pose a formidable ...

 2020-07-05 02:39 

Oneindia

As tensions with China soars, IAF ramps up deployment...

The IAF has also pressed into service a fleet of C-17 Globemaster III transport aircraft as well as C-130J Super Hercules in transporting heavy military equipment and weaponry to several forward bases to further ramp up India's military preparedness i...

 2020-07-05 02:38 

Daily Times

Understanding Sino-Indian scuffles at LAC...

Just months after the raucous welcome of the US president at a "Namaste Trump rally" in a giant cricket stadium filled with more than 100,000 people, and the president's avowal to deepen the defense and commercial ties between India and the US...

 2020-07-05 02:38 

Daily Times

Minus one — democracy on trial...

Following democracy in Pakistan is a roller coaster ride. It is exhilarating with all the screaming accompanying each rise and fall. When the ride ends you get out with rubberylegs. Rides have a short span and you overcome it soon. Imagine if the ride pro...

 2020-07-05 02:38 

IANS

Roopa Ganguly on nepotism post Sushant death: Won't watch films of certain people after this...

Mumbai, July 5 (IANS) Actress and BJP MP Roopa Ganguly declares that she will boycott films of certain Bollywood personalities who have been blatantly practicing nepotism in the film industry. Her assertion comes in the wake of actor Sushant Singh Rajput&...

 2020-07-05 02:38 

IANS

China's Hubei reports no new Covid-19 cases...

Wuhan, July 5 (IANS) No new confirmed, asymptomatic or suspected cases of Covid-19 were reported in central China's Hubei Province on Saturday, the provincial health commission said on Sunday....

 2020-07-05 02:38 

People's Daily

WHO urges countries to "wake up," "take control" of COVID-19...

GENEVA, July 3 (Xinhua) -- The World Health Organization (WHO) on Friday urged countries hit by co...

 2020-07-05 02:38 

People's Daily

Hit hard in pandemic, service industries in Asia-Pacific countries explore new models for survival under "new normal"...

HONG KONG, July 4 (Xinhua) -- The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has dealt a heavy blow to service indu...

 2020-07-05 02:38 

People's Daily

China's "Super Dan" announces retirement from national team...

BEIJING, July 4 (Xinhua) -- Chinese badminton's...

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