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Philippine earthquake revised down to magnitude 6 (Ld)

Manila |Thursday, 2023 1:45:10 AM IST

The Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology revised the magnitude of an earthquake down to 6, which rattled the southern Philippines on Wednesday.

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NRIs, corporates in UAE welcome India's Budget

Dubai |Thursday, 2023 1:45:10 AM IST

Non-Resident Indians (NRIs) as well as the business and corporate community in UAE have welcomed India's Union Budget 2023-24.

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Half a million UK workers strike over pay

London |Thursday, 2023 1:15:09 AM IST

Up to half a million British teachers, university staff, train drivers and civil servants reportedly went on strike on Wednesday in the largest coordinated action for years amid lengthy disputes over

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Japan's central bank buys record govt bonds in January

Tokyo |Thursday, 2023 1:15:09 AM IST

The Bank of Japan (BOJ) bought a monthly record of 23.69 trillion yen ($182 billion) worth of Japanese government bonds in January, the central bank's data showed on Wednesday.

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US court rules in favour of elderly Sikh targetted in hate crime

New York |Thursday, 2023 1:45:10 AM IST

A US court has ruled in favour of an elderly Sikh who had accused a Northern California sheriff's office of inadequately investigating racist threats against him in 2021.

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Sikhs call for probe after N Carolina gurdwara vandalised

New York |Tuesday, 2023 1:45:09 AM IST

A recent string of attacks by vandals on a Sikh temple in the US has left the community worried with leaders asking for a thorough investigation into the incidents.

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Rishi Sunak sacks Conservative party chair Nadhim Zahawi (Ld)

London |Monday, 2023 3:15:11 AM IST

UK Prime Minister Rishi Sunak has sacked the Conservative party chair, Nadhim Zahawi, after he was found to have breached the ministerial code by failing to declare the HMRC investigation into his tax

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Indian-origin father of four who went missing in UK found dead

London |Sunday, 2023 2:45:09 AM IST

The body of a 58 year-old Indian-origin father of four, who went missing last October, has been found in an isolated area of UK's Telford region, the police said.

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Indian-origin Sikh engineer wins PM Rishi Sunak's award

London |Saturday, 2023 2:15:09 AM IST

An Indian-origin Sikh engineer has won UK Prime Minister Rishi Sunaks Points of Light Award for designing an energy-efficient manual washing machine for displaced and low-income communities.

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Indian American killed in US state of Georgia, family injured

Washington |Thursday, 2023 3:45:09 AM IST

Police in the US state of Georgia are investigating the fatal shooting of a 52-year-old Indian American man in the driveway of his home last Friday.

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Israeli PM Netanyahu extends wishes to India on Republic Day

Tel Aviv | January 26, 2023 5:33:40 PM IST

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu extended his wishes to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Indians on Republic Day and said that the relationship between the two countries would grow stronger.

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Fresh evidence of destruction of religious heritage sites, mistreatment of Tibetans by China

Washington |Thursday, 2023 4:45:09 AM IST

A new report by a rights group details fresh evidence of destruction of religious heritage sites and the mistreatment of Tibetans by China in eastern Tibet since October 2021 in what locals say is a s

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