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1,300 child abuse cases reported in Pak within 6 months

Islamabad :  Over 1,300 child sexual abuse cases have been reported across Pakistan between January and June this year, a report has revealed. The report compiled by the non-governmental organisation (NGO) Sahil said that as many as 729 girls and 575 boys suffered sexual abuse of some kind in this …

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Brazil’s Amazon basin fires keep surging

The number of fires in Brazil’s Amazon basin is still on the rise, even though the government has banned burning, officials have said. In the first 48 hours since the ban was issued, satellite data from the National Space Research Institute (INPE) showed 3,859 new outbreaks of fire, of which some 2,000 …

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Bangladesh: Flying of drone without permission banned in Dhaka

Flying of drones without permission from the authority has been banned in Dhaka. In a press release issued on Tuesday, Dhaka Metropolitan Police said that flying drone or any remote controlled devices without authorisation is a punishable offence as it creates panic among people. It said that people in Dhaka …

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Heavy rains in Japan, government issues advisory

Tokyo, July. (Udaipur Kiran): Due to heavy rains, a civilian was killed and five others were injured in southwestern Japan. Ten million people have been instructed to evacuate their homes because the area received nearly a month’s rainfall in a single day on Thursday. Kagoshima and Miyazaki have received rainfall …

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Deal sealed for Anti-Tank Missile with Russia

New Delhi, July.(Udaipur Kiran): The deal worth Rs. 200 crore for “Strum Ataka” anti tank missile has been signed by India with Russia. Under emergency clause of this contract, the missile will be supplied by September end this year. This missile will be added to fleet of Mi-35 attack choppers …

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USFDA completes inspection at Neuland Laboratories’ Hyderabad facility

The United States Food and Drug Administration (USFDA) has completed inspection Neuland Laboratories’ Unit 1 manufacturing facility at Bonthapally, Hyderabad. The inspection was conducted from June 17 to 21, 2019. The inspection has been completed with five observations given under form 483. The company has already initiated corrective and preventive …

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JSW Steel to acquire stake in Piombino Steel

JSW Steel has agreed to acquire, by itself and through its nominees, 10,000 shares of Rs 10 each, comprising the entire issued and paid-up share capital, of Piombino Steel from JSW Techno Projects Management. Further Piombino Steel shall, by itself and/or through nominees, acquire 8,000 shares of Rs 10 each, …

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China boat accident :10 people die , 8 missing

Beijing, May 24 (Udaipur Kiran):Ten people have been confirmed to be dead and several told to be injured in a boat capsize tragedy in a remote Banrao village of Guizhou province in China, Emergency Services Officers, Police, Transport and Health Department told today. It is worth mentioning that there were …

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Three sentenced to death for raping girl

Sanghar(Pakistan),May. 24 (Udaipur Kiran): In Sanghar, three accuseds have been sentenced to death by an additional session court for the gang rape of a student of class nine. Session Judge Inayatullah Bhutto delivered the judgement pronouncing the sentence to Jahanzeb Qaimkhani, Danish Qaimkhani and Wasim Qaimkhani after they were found …

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At least eleven people killed in explosion

Mogadishu, May 23 (Udaipur Kiran): In Somalia, at least eleven people, including a deputy minister, were killed after Al-Shabaab terrorists stormed government buildings in capital Mogadishu. Senator Ilyas Ali Hassan named the deceased minister as Saqar Ibrahim Abdalla, who was killed separately. The bombing was claimed by Islamist militant group al-Shabaab, …

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Indian among 18 people arrested in Nigeria for illegal bunkering

Nigeria , May 23 (Udaipur Kiran): The Nigerian Navy declared that an Indian sailor and 17 more have been arrested by over an attempt to illegally export robbed crude oil to Ghana.The arrested sailors were planning to move stolen crude oil from Nigeria with two foreign vessels. Capt. Adegoke Ebo, executive …

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Indonesian President, wins 2nd term

New Delhi, May 21 (Udaipur Kiran): Indonesia’s Joko Widodo has been re-elected as president of the world’s third-largest democracy, beating his rival Prabowo Subianto, a retired general. The commission was expected to announce the official results of the April 17 poll on Wednesday in the Southeast Asian nation of 260 …

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China formally arrests Canadian ex-diplomat, businessman

Beijing  : China has formally arrested two Canadians who have been detained for months on national security grounds in a case that has inflamed tensions between Ottawa and Beijing. A Canadian government source said that neither Michael Kovrig, a former diplomat, nor Michael Spavor, a China-based businessman who organised trips to North …

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Trump blacklists Chinese Telecos as 5G War Intensifies

Washington : President Donald Trump issued an executive order declaring a national emergency and barring U.S. companies from using telecommunications equipment made by firms posing a national security risk, paving the way for a ban on doing business with China’s Huawei Technologies Co. Huawei’s rotating boss, Liang Hua said ,”We …

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