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Record number of Indian pilgrims going for Haj this year: Naqvi

Naqvi said that a record number of pilgrims will be going for Haj this year. He added that for the first time 1308 Muslim women from India are also going to Haj without “Mehram” which means a male companion.  Also 98 female Assistant Haj Officers, Assistants, Coordinators, doctors and para-medics …

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Why Nasa is going two million kilometres to mine an asteroid

NEW DELHI: Asteroids are known to be treasure troves of precious minerals. A Nasa mission is under way to test the feasibility on a nearby asteroid, and a niche group of companies is ramping up to claim a piece of the pie. Nasa’s Osiris-Rex, launched from Cape Canaveral in Florida in 2016, has travelled …

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