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Al-Qaeda's Yemen Chief Killed In US Counter-Terrorism Operation

NDTV Top News - Fri, 02/07/2020 - 07:14
President Donald Trump confirmed Thursday that the US had killed the leader of Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula -- days after the terror group claimed responsibility for a mass shooting at a US...
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Why Mumbai is planning to tax garbage

TOI Top Stories - Fri, 02/07/2020 - 07:12
Mumbai, India’s financial hub and the nation's richest municipality, is exploring new ways to boost revenue as a slowing economy hurts earnings from real estate. This includes tax on garbage collection and additional levies on services such as issuing birth certificates.
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'What is going on': BJP, Cong MPs nearly come to blows in Lok Sabha

TOI Top Stories - Fri, 02/07/2020 - 06:58
During question hour when Rahul rose to ask a question, Harsh Vardhan said he would like to first "unequivocally condemn the outlandish remarks of the Congress leader against Prime Minister Narendra Modi" made during an election rally.
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Live: PM addressing rally in Kokrajhar, Assam

TOI Top Stories - Fri, 02/07/2020 - 06:51
Prime Minister Narendra Modi is in Assam's Kokrajhar to celebrate the signing of the Bodo agreement. This will be the first visit of PM since the state has been witnessing anti-Citizenship Amendment Act protests. Stay with TOI for all live updates.
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India's elephant whisperers

TOI Top Stories - Fri, 02/07/2020 - 06:37
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'There is a problem': SC on Shaheen Bagh protests

TOI Top Stories - Fri, 02/07/2020 - 06:04
The Supreme Court said it would hear on February 10 the pleas against protests at Shaheen Bagh as it did not want to "influence" the Delhi assembly elections by hearing the matter on Friday. "We understand there is a problem and we have to see how to resolve it. We will take it up on Monday. We will be in a better position by then," a bench comprising justices S K Kaul and K M Joseph said.
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Live: EC notice to Kejriwal over Twitter video

TOI Top Stories - Fri, 02/07/2020 - 03:46
A high-voltage campaign for the February 8 assembly polls in the national capital ended on Thursday at 6pm. There are 672 candidates in fray for 70 assembly seats. Stay tuned to TOI for all latest updates.
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Chinese Doctor, Among First To Warn About Coronavirus Outbreak, Dies

NDTV Top News - Fri, 02/07/2020 - 03:35
A Chinese doctor who was among the first to warn publicly about the new coronavirus outbreak -- and was reprimanded by authorities for his candor -- died of the infection early on Friday, his...
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Live: Words from PM's speech in RS expunged

TOI Top Stories - Fri, 02/07/2020 - 03:12
The Budget session of Parliament kickstarted on February 1. The first phase of the session will conclude on February 11, while the second part of the session will begin from March 2 and end on April 3. Stay with TOI for live updates from the Budget session
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Coronavirus kills 'hero' doctor; toll passes 630

TOI Top Stories - Fri, 02/07/2020 - 02:28
Li Wenliang, 34, died in the early hours of the morning at the hospital where he worked and first raised the alarm about the new coronavirus in the central Chinese city of Wuhan, the epicentre of the outbreak, hospital officials said.
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"Been Through Hell": Trump's Emotional Speech After Impeachment Acquittal

NDTV Top News - Fri, 02/07/2020 - 02:26
In his first public comments since being acquitted by the Senate of abuse of power and obstruction of Congress, he said he had been "put through a terrible ordeal by some very dishonest and corrupt...
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Don't want to convert: Minor Pak Hindu girl

TOI Top Stories - Fri, 02/07/2020 - 01:57
Mehak on Thursday retracted her earlier statement and told a local court that she neither wanted to live with the Muslim man Ali Raza Machi, whom she had married, nor she wanted to embrace Islam.
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Coronavirus: Indian scientist closer to vaccine

TOI Top Stories - Fri, 02/07/2020 - 01:48
In a major breakthrough for global preclinical response to the novel coronavirus (nCoV) outbreak, a team led by an overseas citizen of India has grown the first batch of the virus outside China in sufficient stocks to cater to forthcoming studies in the highsecurity lab of the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO) in Australia.
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Live: FM Nirmala Sitharaman briefs media

TOI Top Stories - Fri, 02/07/2020 - 01:38
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Officer On Special Duty To Manish Sisodia Arrested On Bribery Charge

NDTV Top News - Fri, 02/07/2020 - 01:03
The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Thursday arrested a Delhi government officer understood to be the Officer on Special Duty (OSD) to Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia in an alleged...
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"Had Privilege Of Touching Abdul Ghaffar Khan's Feet": PM In Parliament

NDTV Top News - Thu, 02/06/2020 - 23:56
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday accused the Congress of looking at the country's icons through the lens of religion while the BJP saw them as Indians first. Naming Independence movement icon...
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Arvind Kejriwal: From An Impressive Debut To A Conscious Rebranding

NDTV Top News - Thu, 02/06/2020 - 23:45
On January 30, Arvind Kejriwal said at a campaign meeting in Delhi: "Vote me if you think I am your son, if you think I am a terrorist, then please vote BJP". A politician urging voters to pick their...
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"No Such Statement": Omar Abdullah's Party Trashes PM's Parliament Claim

NDTV Top News - Thu, 02/06/2020 - 23:32
Former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah, under arrest for six months, did not say that scrapping the erstwhile state's special status would "bring an earthquake that would separate it...
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Delhi Court Allows Teen Rape Survivor To Terminate 24-Week Pregnancy

NDTV Top News - Thu, 02/06/2020 - 22:48
The Delhi High Court on Thursday allowed termination of 24-week pregnancy of a minor rape survivor after a medical board set up by the Ram Manohar Lohia (RML) Hospital said there was a significant...
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"Appalling": Mumbai Photographer Roughed Up By Cops At Anti-CAA Protest

NDTV Top News - Thu, 02/06/2020 - 22:33
A senior photographer in Mumbai said he was assaulted on Thursday afternoon by two policemen when he was trying to click photos at a protest against the Citizenship (Amendment) Act or CAA.
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