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DIGIPUB News India Foundation: an initiative in the Digital News space

October 27, 2020
Newsdesk

11 digital news organisations came together to launch DIGIPUB News India Foundation on Tuesday. The members of DIGIPUB News India Foundation include news platforms which are solely digital. The founding member organisations of DIGIPUB are Alt News, Article 14, Boomlive, Cobrapost, HW News, Newsclick, Newslaundry, Scrol | Read more|

Trump's pick Amy Barrett sworn in as Supreme Court justice

October 27, 2020
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Conservative jurist Amy Coney Barrett was sworn in as the 115th justice of the US Supreme Court on Monday night, an hour after the Republican-controlled Senate confirmed her nomination, handing President Donald Trump a landmark win just a week before the crucial presidential polls. The Senate confirmed the nomination o | Read more|

Video Shows Haryana Woman's Murder Outside Her College, Accused Arrested

October 27, 2020
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A 21-year-old student in Haryana was shot dead in broad daylight just outside her college by a man who first tried to shove her into his car. The woman's murder on the streets, barely 30 km from Delhi, has been caught in a frightening video that shows her attempts to save herself before being shot at point blank range. | Read more|

Actor Stabbed In Mumbai, Allegedly For Rejecting Man

October 27, 2020
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TV actor Malvi Malhotra was attacked with a knife last night allegedly by an acquaintance for turning down his marriage proposal. The actor was stabbed thrice - once in the abdomen and both hands - in the attack on Monday night and has been admitted to a hospital, where she is recovering, the police said. | Read more|

COVID-19 cases in India mount to 79,09,959

October 26, 2020
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New coronavirus infections reported in India in a span of 24 hours dropped below 50,000 for the second time this month, while the new fatalities registered during the same period fell under 500 after 108 days, according to the Union Health Ministry data updated on Monday. | Read more|

"Intend to Enforce Rights": Reliance As Amazon Wins Order To Stall Deal

October 26, 2020
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A Singapore-based single-judge arbitration court had restrained Future Retail from selling its retail business to Reliance Industries for Rs. 24,713 crore. Reliance Retail said "it intends to enforce its rights and complete the transaction as per its agreement with the Future Group without any delay" after the US-based | Read more|

13-year-old girl gangraped in UP's Jalaun: Police

October 24, 2020
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A 13-year-old girl was allegedly raped by two youth in a village under the Kuthaund police station area of this Uttar Pradesh district, police said on Saturday. The girl, a student of Class 9, was alone at home on Thursday night when the accused allegedly barged in and raped her, the police said. | Read more|

Delhi's air quality worsens, 10 monitoring stations enter 'severe' zone

October 24, 2020
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Delhi's air quality deteriorated on Friday morning with several areas in the national capital recording 'severe' levels of pollution, according to authorities. The air quality index (AQI) on Friday was recorded at 374 as compared to 302 on the previous day. The AQI for Delhi, however, is in the 'very poor' category, th | Read more|

Want To Ensure India-China Standoff Does Not Escalate, Says US

October 24, 2020
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The United States is watching the India-China standoff in Ladakh closely, sharing information with New Delhi, and wants to ensure the situation does not escalate, senior officials of the Trump administration said on Saturday, ahead of an important visit by US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and the US Secretary of Defen | Read more|