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Hunger-stricken Africans encouraged to eat bugs

September 3, 2022
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UK-financed aid projects in Zimbabwe and the Democratic Republic of the Congo are encouraging the hunger-stricken population of these African countries to introduce more nutrient-rich bugs into their diet. | Read more|

Nishikant Dubey, Manoj Tiwari among 9 booked for forcing entry into ATC

September 3, 2022
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Jharkhand Police has registered an FIR against BJP Lok Sabha MP Nishikant Dubey, his two sons, MP Manoj Tiwari, Deoghar airport director, and others, allegedly for ‘forcefully’ taking clearance from the Air Traffic Control (ATC) for take-off from Deoghar airport on August 31 even as there is no ‘night take-off or | Read more|

Five of JD(U)’s six MLAs in Manipur join BJP

September 3, 2022
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A day after five of six MLAs of Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar's Janata Dal (United) in Manipur joined the ruling BJP, a war of words over each other's political decimation has ensued between the former coalition partners. | Read more|

Taiwan shoots down ‘unidentified drone’

September 2, 2022
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Taiwan has said it was forced to shoot down a drone flying between the Chinese coastline and an island controlled by Taipei, claiming it was exercising its right to self-defense while suggesting Beijing was behind the alleged incursion. | Read more|

Argentina VP targeted in apparent assassination attempt

September 2, 2022
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Argentina’s Vice President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner was threatened by an armed person near her home in Buenos Aires, with a gunman seen pointing a firearm at the VP’s face before she was whisked away to safety. No shots were fired and the official was not injured. | Read more|

Karnataka Seer, Arrested For Sexual Abuse, Hospitalised

September 2, 2022
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Chief pontiff of Murugha Math Shivamurthy Murugha Sharanaru, who has been arrested for alleged sexual abuse of high school girls and sent to judicial custody, was taken to the district hospital in Chitradurga on Friday after developing some health complications in jail, police sources said. | Read more|

Iran tries to ‘steal’ US sea drone

August 31, 2022
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The US Navy said it stopped an Iranian vessel from capturing an American sea drone operating in the Persian Gulf, deploying a patrol ship and attack helicopters to thwart the attempt. | Read more|