Israel, US suspected over attack on Iranian ship in Red Sea

Tehran |Saturday, 2021 4:15:06 PM IST

A senior military commander said that Israel and the US are suspected to be behind the recent attack on an Iranian ship in the Red Sea.

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NIA court sentences Bangladesh terrorist to 7 yrs jail

Kolkata |Friday, 2021 5:15:05 AM IST

A special NIA court on Thursday sentenced Ansarullah Bangla Team (ABT) terrorist Rizual Islam aka Riyaz aka Sumon to seven-year rigorous imprisonment in a 2017 case related to planning to commit terro

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Sania Mirza back in Sports Ministry's TOPS programme

New Delhi |Thursday, 2021 1:45:06 AM IST

Ahead of the Billie Jean King Cup -- formerly Fed Cup --- tie against Latvia on April 16-17, Indias tennis ace Sania Mirza got a morale boost as she was included in the Target Olympic Podium Scheme (T

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Shailene Woodley on why she signed legal drama 'The Mauritanian'

Los Angeles |Thursday, 2021 2:15:06 AM IST

Hollywood actress Shailene Woodley has shared the reason she said yes to the film "The Mauritanian".

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Top cops jittery as NIA grills 'encounter king' Pradeep Sharma in extortion racket

Mumbai/New Delhi |Thursday, 2021 2:15:06 AM IST

Seen close to the Shiv Sena leadership and regarded as the 'encounter king of Mumbai' for eliminating over 300 criminals, former Senior Police Inspector Pradeep Sharma was quizzed by the National In

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Tanzania to create special team to review Covid-19 pandemic

Dar Es Salaam |Thursday, 2021 7:15:06 AM IST

Tanzanian President Samia Suluhu Hassan said she intended to form a special team of experts to evaluate the Covid-19 pandemic.

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Covid-19-related deaths in North Macedonia surpass 4,000

Skopje |Wednesday, 2021 8:45:06 AM IST

The number of Covid-19-related deaths in North Macedonia surpassed 4,000 on Tuesday as the Health Ministry reported 45 fatalities within 24 hours.

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NIA court convicts 2 FICN racketeers to 4 yrs imprisonment

New Delhi |Wednesday, 2021 3:45:05 AM IST

A Special National Investigation Agency (NIA) court on Tuesday sentenced two fake Indian currency notes racketeers to four years imprisonment and imposed a fine of Rs 5,000 each in connection with a c

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Iran indicts 10 officials over Ukrainian plane crash

Tehran |Wednesday, 2021 7:15:05 PM IST

Iran has indicted 10 officials for their involvement in the crash of a Ukrainian passenger plane near Tehran last year.

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Blast in Red Sea slightly damages Iranian ship

Tehran |Wednesday, 2021 9:45:05 PM IST

The Iranian Foreign Ministry on Wednesday confirmed that authorities are looking into an explosion in the Red Sea that left a ship slightly damaged.

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GST should be citizen-friendly, provisional attachment draconian: SC

New Delhi |Wednesday, 2021 10:15:06 PM IST

The Supreme Court on Wednesday said the taxman cannot see all businesses as fraudulent, as it made sharp observations against the manner in which Goods and Services Tax was implemented by tax authorit

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California to fully reopen economy on June 15

San Francisco |Wednesday, 2021 3:15:05 PM IST

California Governor Gavin Newsom said the state is ready to fully reopen its economy by June 15 if vaccine and hospitalisation numbers remain stable.

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