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Iran election: Israeli PM calls Ebrahim Raisi 'hangman of Tehran', unlikely to change stance on 2015 nuclear deal
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Iran election: Israeli PM calls Ebrahim Raisi 'hangman of Tehran', unlikely to change stance on 2015 nuclear deal

Raisi's ascendancy comes at a sensitive time for the region, as Iran and world powers resumed indirect talks in Vienna to resurrect Tehran's tattered 2015 nuclear deal which granted Iran sanctions relief in exchange for curbs on its nuclear program

NHRC orders inquiry into complaints of West Bengal post poll violence: Meet the seven-member committee
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NHRC orders inquiry into complaints of West Bengal post poll violence: Meet the seven-member committee

The committee under ex-IB chief Rajiv Jain comprises Atif Rasheed, Rajuben L Desai, Santosh Mehra, Pradip Kumar Panja, Raju Mukherjee and Manzil Saini

Why Arvind Kejriwal is in Punjab and who will be AAP CM face in the 2022 Assembly election
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Why Arvind Kejriwal is in Punjab and who will be AAP CM face in the 2022 Assembly election

When asked who will be the CM's face of the party for the Punjab Assembly polls in 2022, Kejriwal said, 'discussions are going on in the party regarding this, when time comes, you will be informed'

West Bengal limits vaccination drive to priority groups citing shortage in doses; All you need to know
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West Bengal limits vaccination drive to priority groups citing shortage in doses; All you need to know

Priority groups include health workers and their families, transport, media professionals, sanitation workers and hawkers, among other

Hyundai Elantra N previewed in teaser images, Octavia RS rival set to debut in July
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Hyundai Elantra N previewed in teaser images, Octavia RS rival set to debut in July

Confirming the impending arrival of the Hyundai Elantra N, two teasers provide a glimpse of the new performance sedan.

Today's Google Doodle is an adorable reminder to wear a mask and get vaccinated
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Today's Google Doodle is an adorable reminder to wear a mask and get vaccinated

The Doodle is linked to Google search results on how to find a vaccination centre and ways to prevent infection.

Samsung completes construction of display manufacturing unit that is shifted from China to Noida
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Samsung completes construction of display manufacturing unit that is shifted from China to Noida

Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath assured that the state government will continue to extend help to the Samsung company in future as well.

Xiaomi to launch Mi 11 Lite, Mi Watch Revolve Active today in India at 12 pm: How to watch it live
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Xiaomi to launch Mi 11 Lite, Mi Watch Revolve Active today in India at 12 pm: How to watch it live

Mi Watch Revolve Active will come with blood oxygen monitor, stress monitor, sleep tracker and 117 sports modes.

I wouldn't have been alive if I grew up in the UK, says Michael Holding
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I wouldn't have been alive if I grew up in the UK, says Michael Holding

The fieriness in his youth would have cost him his life if he grew up in England, feels fast bowling great Michael Holding.

Euro 2020: England's Mason Mount, Ben Chilwell and Scotland's Billy Gilmour go into isolation
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Euro 2020: England's Mason Mount, Ben Chilwell and Scotland's Billy Gilmour go into isolation

Southgate acknowledged the Covid issue was the worst possible preparation to play a Czech team also certain to advance to the last 16.

SAG Awards to resume two-hour format in 2022 edition, will air in February next year
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SAG Awards to resume two-hour format in 2022 edition, will air in February next year

The SAG Awards' 27 February airdate originally belonged to the Oscars, which has pushed its 2022 ceremony back to 27 March.

Ban on mis-selling, fraudulent flash sales and other changes to e-commerce rules proposed by govt
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Ban on mis-selling, fraudulent flash sales and other changes to e-commerce rules proposed by govt

Ban on misleading users by manipulating search results, appointment of chief compliance officer and resident grievance officer are some of the other amendments being proposed.

Wimbledon 2021: Novak Djokovic ready to be first among equals as 20th Grand Slam beckons
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Wimbledon 2021: Novak Djokovic ready to be first among equals as 20th Grand Slam beckons

Novak Djokovic is targeting a record-equalling 20th major and sixth Wimbledon title from next week, edging him closer to becoming only the third man to complete a calendar Grand Slam.

SGPC president calls for ban on Disney+ Hotstar series Grahan, based on 1984 anti-Sikh riots
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SGPC president calls for ban on Disney+ Hotstar series Grahan, based on 1984 anti-Sikh riots

Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee president Bibi Jagir Kaur said, "Through this web series, work is being done to rub salt on the wounds of Sikhs which would hurt the Sikh sentiments."

Copa America 2021: Argentina beat Paraguay to reach quarter-finals; Chile progress with Uruguay draw
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Copa America 2021: Argentina beat Paraguay to reach quarter-finals; Chile progress with Uruguay draw

The Argentina match marked a personal milestone for Lionel Messi, who tied Javier Mascherano's record for the most games played for Argentina — 147.

Euro 2020: Belgium's two late goals put Finland on brink of group stage exit
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Euro 2020: Belgium's two late goals put Finland on brink of group stage exit

Finnish goalkeeper Lukas Hradecky's 74th-minute own goal and Romelu Lukaku's third strike of the tournament ensured Roberto Martinez's Belgium finished top of Group B.

Euro 2020: Denmark thump Russia to make last-16 in stunning fashion, to face Wales
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Euro 2020: Denmark thump Russia to make last-16 in stunning fashion, to face Wales

Goals from Mikkel Damsgaard, Yussuf Poulsen, Andreas Christensen and Joakim Maehle gave the Danes their first win of the tournament on a joyous evening at the Parken Stadium in Copenhagen.

US announces allocation plan for tranche of 55 million COVID-19 vaccine doses, including 16 million to Asia
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US announces allocation plan for tranche of 55 million COVID-19 vaccine doses, including 16 million to Asia

With the earlier allocation of 25 million, the Biden administration has so far pledged to distribute 80 million doses by the end of June

West Indies vs South Africa: Keshav Maharaj hat-trick inspires Proteas to Test series sweep
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West Indies vs South Africa: Keshav Maharaj hat-trick inspires Proteas to Test series sweep

This was the first away series triumph for the South Africa since 2017 in New Zealand.

All India Chess Federation recognises Sara Bangla Daba Sangstha as apex chess body in Bengal
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All India Chess Federation recognises Sara Bangla Daba Sangstha as apex chess body in Bengal

The newly-formed body will have to hold its elections within three months to form the executive committee.