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5 including 2 doctors dead in fire at nursing home in Jharkhand

At least five people were killed in a fire at a private nursing home-cum-house in Jharkhand's Dhanbad on Saturday, an official said. The deceased include a couple, who were both doctors. The blaze broke out in the nursing home-cum-house's storeroom, the Sub Divisional Magistrate (SDM) said. "The cause of the fire is yet to be ascertained," the SDM added. readmore...


Sukhoi-30 & Mirage 2000 fighter jets crash in MP

A Sukhoi-30 and a Mirage 2000 fighter jets have crashed near Morena in Madhya Pradesh during an exercise, according to reports. Search and rescue operations have reportedly been launched. A video of the crash site shows wreckage of the aircraft on fire. The two aircraft had taken off from the Gwalior air base. readmore...


Aircraft crashes in Rajasthan; video surfaces

An aircraft has crashed in Rajasthan's Bharatpur, news agency ANI reported quoting District Collector Alok Ranjan. "Going by the debris, we're unable to adjudge if it's a fighter plane or a regular plane. Yet to know if pilots got out or not," Bharatpur Deputy Superintendent of Police said. readmore...


IAS officer shares pic of garbage inside Vande Bharat Express; Twitter users react

IAS officer Awanish Sharan on Saturday shared a picture showing garbage inside a Vande Bharat Express train and tweeted, "We The People." Several people reacted to the picture, with one user saying, "So sad to see this." "We keep asking for better facilities and good infrastructure but people in our country don't know how to keep it clean," said another. readmore...


Delhi woman molested, assaulted twice for feeding, walking dogs

A woman was assaulted, molested and threatened twice over five days by men for feeding and walking her pet and community dogs in Delhi. Two of her neighbours were arrested and a minor boy was apprehended over the first incident, the police said. In the second incident, two people apparently threatened her against testifying in court about the previous incident. readmore...


Mumbai-based film writer among 8 arrested for running prostitution racket

Police in Hyderabad has arrested eight people, including a Mumbai-based film writer, for allegedly operating a prostitution racket in the city. Police found out that Mohit Satpal Garg, 28, who wrote stories for films since 2020, pushed approximately 300 to 400 victims from Mumbai, Delhi, Bengaluru and Kolkata into prostitution. readmore...


Delhi Police in overdrive to stop BBC documentary screening: Mahua

TMC MP Mahua Moitra on Friday said that it's "amazing" how Delhi Police is in "overdrive" to stop the screening of BBC's documentary on PM Narendra Modi but is "nowhere to be found" when a woman is dragged by a drunk driver. This comes after 24 students from Delhi University's Arts Faculty were detained for planning to screen the documentary. readmore...


Devils, executioners: SP's Maurya as seer announces bounty on head

After an Ayodhya seer announced a ₹500 bounty for anyone who brought SP leader Swami Prasad Maurya's head, Maurya said that these "custodians" would've called anyone who gave such a statement a "terrorist". "Now, what should these seers...be called...executioners or [devils]?" he added. Meanwhile, ex-Uttar Pradesh minister SN Singh asked SP chief Akhilesh Yadav to "throw out" Maurya from party. readmore...


39-yr-old Mumbai woman loses ₹5.3 lakh to part-time job scam

A 39-year-old resident of Mumbai, Daphne Fernandes, lost ₹5.31 lakh to a part-time work-from-home job opportunity for YouTube. Fernandes, who was looking for work-from-home opportunities, received a WhatsApp message, where she was asked to complete simple online tasks, according to police. "The accused then told her that she could get higher returns if she 'invested' higher amounts," police added. readmore...


UP Police SI arrested for taking ₹4 lakh bribe from suspect

A sub-inspector, Gulab Singh, of the Uttar Pradesh Police posted in Gautam Buddha Nagar, was arrested on Friday after he was caught taking ₹4 lakh bribe. The department has dismissed him from services with immediate effect and an inquiry has also been launched over the charges of corruption. Singh reportedly traced a suspect and demanded money to let him go. readmore...


Man pushes son from Pune society's 12th floor, then jumps to death

A man allegedly pushed his 16-year-old son from the 12th floor of a housing society and then died by suicide by jumping off in Pune's Wakad. The father-son duo died on the spot and the bodies were sent for autopsy. The man apparently did so due to frustration. "Both [father and son] were undergoing psychiatric treatment," a police inspector said. readmore...


Woman claims molestation during massage in Noida salon, 1 arrested

A 25-year-old man was arrested after a 30-year-old woman claimed that she was molested during a face massage at a salon in Noida. Police said an FIR was registered after CCTV footage was investigated. Reports said that the accused is from Aligarh. A complaint was filed at the sector 20 police station. readmore...


2 people try to extort ₹1.26 lakh from Pune's AeroMall contractor

Two people were detained after they attempted to extort ₹1.26 lakh from a contractor at AeroMall in Pune. The duo, along with one other person, allegedly stopped the contractor from carrying out his work, threatened to kill him and demanded ₹26,000 per month and ₹1 lakh for two work orders. The third accomplice is absconding, the police said. readmore...


Hydrographic survey approved to find body of Mumbai MBBS student

The Mumbai Crime Branch has approved a hydrographic survey to find the mortal remains of a 22-year-old Mumbai MBBS student who has been missing since November 2021. A Bandstand lifeguard had recently confessed to killing her and dumping her body in the sea. However, the Navy and divers have not been able to find anything. readmore...


Garbage truck runs over man on way to work on scooter in Gurugram

A speeding garbage truck of the Gurugram Municipal Corporation ran over a man on a scooter on Friday. The man was on his way to work. The truck was being driven in the wrong direction. Police said that the driver of the truck fled the spot. The victim is survived by his wife, 10-year-old daughter and six-year-old son. readmore...


Cyberabad Police arrest 8 for luring women into prostitution

Cyberabad Police arrested eight persons for "procuring women" and luring them into prostitution in different hotel rooms in the city, reports said. The accused were allegedly involved in four cases of prostitution and used websites and WhatsApp to promote organised prostitution. Four keypad phones, 31 smart phones, five laptops, two Aadhaar cards and PAN cards were seized from them. readmore...


Layer of thick foam seen in Pune's Indrayani river, pics surface

A layer of thick foam was seen on the surface of Pune's Indrayani river, raising concern among local residents and devotees of the Warkari community. Notably, several devotees take a bath in the river, which is situated in the temple town of Alandi. Locals have alleged concern over the pollution, which they claim is causing them many skin diseases. readmore...


Rush expected at Mumbai's Mahalaxmi Race Course, advisory shared

Mumbai Police took to Twitter to say that several vehicles and visitors are scheduled to visit Mahalaxmi Race Course on Saturday and Sunday between 12 noon and 10 pm. Police attached an advisory with tweet. Babasaheb Vichare Marg has been made one way and that there would be no U-turn on Keshavrao Khade Marg between Haji Junction and Mahalaxmi Station. readmore...


Gold worth ₹4 crore seized from 11 foreigners at Mumbai airport

Customs officials at Mumbai international airport seized gold worth more than ₹4 crore from 11 foreigners arriving from Sharjah, UAE. The agency had confiscated approximately 8.3 kg of gold in the form of wax. "The gold was found concealed in their body cavities...The matter came to light when foreign objects were found [with] these persons during examination," the officials said. readmore...


Drunk car driver hits 2 Delhi policemen while trying to avoid fine

Two Delhi Traffic Police constables were injured after a man, who was allegedly in an inebriated state, hit them with his vehicle in Dwarka's Sector-1 area on Friday, police said. The incident occurred when the accused tried to avoid a fine. One of the constables suffered a serious head injury and is undergoing treatment at a hospital, the DCP said. readmore...


100 kg pumps installed on 3 floors: Official on Dadar fire ops

While talking about a fire that broke on the 42nd floor of a building in Dadar, Chief Fire Officer Sanjay Manjrekar said that they installed 100 kg pumps on the 5th, 13th and 30th floors and brought water to the 42nd floor. "We took the high-pressure line from our fire engine...but our jawans couldn't enter," he added. readmore...


Four assault liquor store staff, steal 7 whiskey bottles in G'gram

Four men allegedly assaulted the staff of a liquor shop and took seven bottles of imported whiskey without making a payment in Gurugram’s Sohna on Thursday. According to reports, the accused were in an Audi sedan and threatened the staff with dire consequences if they dared to ask for money or inform the police. The accused haven’t been arrested yet. readmore...


Mumbai Crime Branch arrest 28-yr-old man for sextorting 39 people

The Mumbai Police's Crime Branch arrested a 28-year-old man, Vikas, for sextorting 39 people across the country. According to reports, the accused allegedly cheated people by offering them escort services online through social media and a website. The customers who contacted them for online services were blackmailed after they were done with video calls with call girls. readmore...


8,720 eco-bricks made from 962 kg plastic waste in Navi Mumbai

Around 5,146 students from 32 schools made 8,720 eco-bricks from over 962 kg of plastic waste. This was completed in 31 days. The initiative was started by NMMC in association with Heart Foundation. Students were felicitated at a special ceremony held at the amphitheatre of the NMMC headquarters in Belapur. readmore...


Sale of meat banned within 10 km of B'luru's Aero India show venue

Bengaluru's civic body has banned the sale of meat within 10-kilometre radius of the city's Yelahanka Air Force Station between January 30 and February 20 in view of the Aero India show. Non-vegetarian restaurants in the vicinity will also be closed. The move has been taken to avoid litter, which attracts scavenger birds, increasing the probability of mid-air mishaps. readmore...


Flu season 2022 started a month early, severity is highest in 13 years - The Washington Post

The flu has hospitalized a record number of people this season, underscoring the potential for a perilous winter of respiratory viruses with covid-19 and RSV.

Comment on this story Influenza is hitting the United States unusually early and hard, already hospitalizing a record number of people at this point in the season in more than a decade and underscor… [+7322 chars] readmore...


NASA's James Webb Telescope Captures Stunning Image Of Pillars Of Creation - NDTV

This time, the mid-infrared instrument (MIRI) on board the James Webb Space Telescope managed to capture the ghostly landscape.

Mid-infrared light is particularly good for closely observing gas and dust. Our notion of "surprise" when it comes to astronomy images has slightly changed now that we have a strong lens focused on … [+1538 chars] readmore...


Tom Brady and Gisele Bundchen announce divorce after 13 years of marriage - CNBC

NFL superstar Tom Brady and supermodel Gisele Bundchen said they will divorce after 13 years of marriage.

NFL superstar Tom Brady and supermodel Gisele Bündchen are getting divorced after 13 years of marriage, they announced Friday. "We arrived at this decision amicably and with gratitude for the time w… [+1713 chars] readmore...


Russia ends civilian pull-out before Kherson battle - BBC

An eight-day operation ends in Kherson city as Russian officials prepare for a Ukrainian attack.

Russian officials say they have completed an operation to move civilians out of the occupied southern city of Kherson ahead of an expected battle with advancing Ukrainian forces. At least 70,000 ci… [+4359 chars] readmore...


Study shows link between genetics and response to electroconvulsive therapy - UM Today

Electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) is a treatment reserved for the most severe cases of depression, bipolar disorder and schizophrenia. Positive results are not guaranteed. Could genetic insight in the f

October 28, 2022 — Electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) is a treatment reserved for the most severe cases of depression, bipolar disorder and schizophrenia. Positive results are not guaranteed. Could gen… [+3731 chars] readmore...


Free Fire MAX keeps downloading expansion packs: How to solve - Sportskeeda

Free Fire MAX is one of the most famous names in the mobile battle royale genre. The title has gained millions of downloads and a massive player base with its impressive dynamics and premium graphics.

Free Fire MAX is one of the most famous names in the mobile battle royale genre. The title has gained millions of downloads and a massive player base with its impressive dynamics and premium graphics… [+2878 chars] readmore...


Britain’s first Hindu prime minister is destroying Tories’ pitiful vision of diversity - The Guardian

We should quickly abandon wishful thinking in order to be truly ready for Rishi Sunak

The world has watched in appalled fascination as the UKs ruling party scrapes the bottom of its human resources barrel: it found there its first Black chancellor of the exchequer and then, to clear u… [+6664 chars] readmore...


Rishi Sunak backtracks on £10 missed NHS appointment fines - BBC

Rishi Sunak made the pledge during his first attempt to become Conservative leader earlier this summer.

Prime Minister Rishi Sunak has scrapped a Tory leadership campaign pledge he made to fine patients in England £10 if they miss GP or hospital appointments. He made the pledge during this summer's l… [+3449 chars] readmore...


Intensive BP Lowering Harmful in Acute Ischemic Stroke: ENCHANTED2/MT - Medscape

The ENCHANTED2/MT trial, which was investigating intensive lowering of blood pressure in acute ischemic stroke patients after mechanical thrombectomy, has been stopped early due to safety concerns.

A large randomized trial that was investigating intensive lowering of blood pressure in acute ischemic stroke patients who had undergone mechanical thrombectomy has been stopped early because of safe… [+9545 chars] readmore...


Explore CISA's 37 steps to minimum cybersecurity - Cybersecurity Dive

The agency placed a premium on low cost, high impact security efforts, which account for more than 40% of the goals.

The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency released its long-awaited, cross sector cybersecurity performance goals Thursday, in a bid to raise the security baselines. Far from esoteric, the… [+1566 chars] readmore...


Red Bull fined £6m by FIA over Formula One budget cap breach in 2021 season - The Guardian

Red Bull have been fined $7m (£6.05m) after breaching Formula One’s budget cap, the FIA has announced

Red Bull have been given a $7m (£6.05m) fine and a 10% reduction in aerodynamic testing for breaching the 2021 cost cap. The FIAs decision was issued on Friday having concluded an agreed breach agree… [+5138 chars] readmore...


Reports: Elon Musk takes control of Twitter, immediately fires CEO - CBS News

Musk is in charge of the social media platform and has fired its CEO and other executives, numerous reports say. Musk tweeted, "the bird is freed."

Elon Musk has taken control of Twitter and ousted its CEO and at least two other top executives, according to numerous reports. Two people familiar with the deal told The Associated Press Thursday n… [+4897 chars] readmore...


New record-high diesel price next week, petrol also pricier | Fin24 - News24

Fuel prices will increase on Wednesday after the rand weakened and oil price rose in October.

On Wednesday, the price of unleaded petrol (both 93 and 95), will increase by 51c a litre, while diesel will rise by R1.43 a litre. This will push the Gauteng price of diesel to R25.49 a litre - a n… [+1862 chars] readmore...


Supreme Court strikes down law requiring sex offenders to be automatically added to registry - CBC News

The Supreme Court of Canada has ruled that a 2011 change to the Criminal Code requiring sex offenders to automatically be added to the sex offenders registry is unconstitutional.

The Supreme Court of Canada has ruled that a 2011 change to the Criminal Code requiring sex offenders to automatically be added to the sex offenders registry is unconstitutional. In a five to four s… [+5369 chars] readmore...


Azam Khan Disqualified As UP MLA After Conviction For Hate Speech - NDTV

Samajwadi Party leader Azam Khan's assembly seat was declared vacant by the Uttar Pradesh speaker this evening, formalising his disqualification as the MLA from the Rampur seat.

Samajwadi Party leader Azam Khan's assembly seat was declared vacant by the Uttar Pradesh speaker this evening, formalising his disqualification as the MLA from the Rampur seat. Mr Khan, Vidhan sabh… [+1461 chars] readmore...


Synthesizing quantum nanomagnets via metal-free multi-porphyrin systems - Phys.org

A team of researchers at Shanghai Jiao Tong University, working with a pair of colleagues from Harvard University, has developed a new way to synthesize single quantum nanomagnets that are based on metal-free, multi-porphyrin systems. In their paper published…

A team of researchers at Shanghai Jiao Tong University, working with a pair of colleagues from Harvard University, has developed a new way to synthesize single quantum nanomagnets that are based on m… [+2735 chars] readmore...


Fencing Commences 2022-23 Campaign With Temple Open - Penn Athletics

PHILADELPHIA – The University of Pennsylvania's men's and women's fencing teams open their regular season this weekend with the Temple Open, joining 21 varsity and three club teams from around the country.

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Two new Covid variants found in UK with hundreds of cases detected - The Independent

The UK Health and Security Agency has warned rapid growth has been identified in the strains

Sign up for our free Health Check email to receive exclusive analysis on the week in health Get our free Health Check email Two new strains of coronavirus have emerged in the UK, health officials h… [+2669 chars] readmore...


Quentin Tarantino Responds To Kanye West Claims He Stole His Idea For ‘Django Unchained’ - Deadline

Quentin Tarantino is setting the record straight on Kanye West’s claims that the director stole his idea for the plot for his Oscar-winning film Django Unchained. West made the claim in an interview earlier this week with Piers Morgan, telling Morgan he pitch…

Quentin Tarantino is setting the record straight on Kanye West’s claims that the director stole his idea for the plot for his Oscar-winning film Django Unchained. West made the claim in an interview… [+1331 chars] readmore...


Stock market news live updates: Stocks push higher as Apple boom outweighs Amazon miss - Yahoo Canada Finance

U.S. equities elbowed their way past an earnings miss from Amazon to open higher Friday after a rough week of third-quarter financials from Big Tech.

U.S. stocks elbowed their way past an earnings miss from Amazon to charge higher Friday, boosted by an Apple beat that helped offset some concerns from a a rough week of third-quarter Big Tech result… [+3559 chars] readmore...



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