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July 21, 2022

PM likely to attend Anna Varsity Convocation on July 29

Chennai: Prime Minister Narendra Modi is likely to  participate in the Convocation of the Tamil Nadu Government-owned Anna University on July 29. Varsity sources said an invitation or an request has been made to the PMO office requesting him to…

Counting for new President takes place today

New Delhi: NDA candidate Droupadi Murmu looks all set to become the 15th President of India winning against Opposition candidate Yashwant Sinha as counting for the Presidential polls will take place on Thursday. The Presidential election took place…

Padamshri PT Usha takes oath as Rajya Sabha MP

New Delhi: Renowned former Olympic track and field athlete PT Usha took oath or affirmation of allegiance to the Constitution as Rajya Sabha member on Wednesday. The government nominated Usha and three other members to the Rajya Sabha on July 6.…

China’s Tianjin: 4 killed, 13 injured in gas explosion

Tianjin: Four people died and 13 others were injured in a gas explosion that damaged part of an apartment building in north China's Tianjin Municipality, local government said Wednesday. The explosion took place at around 7:15 a.m. on Tuesday in…

Johnson draws standing ovation in UK Parliament

London: UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Wednesday received a standing ovation from Tory MPs following his final Prime Minister Questions in Parliament. "I want to thank everybody here, and Hasta la Vista, Baby!", BBC quoted him as saying. 'Hasta…

Bookies name Truss as favorite in UK Prime Minister race

London: Bookmakers in the United Kingdom are predicting that Foreign Secretary Liz Truss will beat the current front-runner, ex-Chancellor Rishi Sunak, in the final round of the election of the UK Conservative Party leader, who will also become the…

Heatwave kills over 800 in Spain

Madrid: A total of 863 people died in Spain from July 10-18 due to an intense heatwave that hit the country this month, according to the Carlos III Health Institute subordinate to the Spanish Health Ministry. The institute's daily mortality…

Taliban claim to have busted IS cell in Kabul province

Kabul: The Taliban militia said on Wednesday that they have intercepted an Islamic State cell in Kabul Province and captured three senior foreign members of the organization. The Islamist group said that two IS members were killed during the…

Speaker Parmar: Sullah has been developed as model area

Palampur: Speaker of the Legislative Assembly, Vipin Singh Parmar on Wednesday said that new dimensions of development have been established during the tenure of the present government and the Sullah area has developed as a model area with a…