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Eight UP policemen killed in raid on history-sheeter Vikas Dubey's Kanpur hideout; Yogi Adityanath seeks report
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Eight UP policemen killed in raid on history-sheeter Vikas Dubey's Kanpur hideout; Yogi Adityanath seeks report

The incident occurred when the police attempted to arrest Vikas Dubey, a history-sheeter facing 60 criminal cases, in Dikru village under Chaubeypur Police Station on the intervening night of 2 and 3 July.

As world waits for COVID-19 vaccine, India must use time to build robust immunisation plan, delivery system for last-mile reach
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As world waits for COVID-19 vaccine, India must use time to build robust immunisation plan, delivery system for last-mile reach

Right from selecting the strategy for delivery of COVID-19 vaccine to recruiting a large volunteer staff, every tool must be analysed from the perspective of India’s unique public health system and its capabilities

RJD MLA becomes fourth legislator to test positive for COVID-19 in Bihar, admitted to isolation centre
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RJD MLA becomes fourth legislator to test positive for COVID-19 in Bihar, admitted to isolation centre

Earlier, Bihar minister Vinod Kumar Singh and his wife, BJP MLA Jibesh Kumar Mishra and Congress legislator Anand Shankar Singh tested positive for novel coronavirus.

Goa set to reopen for tourists today, allows pre-booking at registered hotels; makes COVID-19 test compulsory for visitors
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Goa set to reopen for tourists today, allows pre-booking at registered hotels; makes COVID-19 test compulsory for visitors

Goa Health Minister Vishwajit Rane said that tourism sector in the state will have to strictly abide by social distancing and strict standard operating procedures (SOPs). Actions will be taken against violators, Rane said.

NCW received over 2,000 complaints of crimes against women in June, highest in last 8 months
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NCW received over 2,000 complaints of crimes against women in June, highest in last 8 months

Out of the total complaints, the highest (603) were received under the 'Right to live with dignity', which takes into account the emotional abuse of women

Bihar Police Homeguard Recruitment 2020: CSBC releases 551 vacancies for sepoy post on csbc.bih.nic.in
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Bihar Police Homeguard Recruitment 2020: CSBC releases 551 vacancies for sepoy post on csbc.bih.nic.in

Questions will be asked from subjects including Hindi, English, Maths, History, Geography, Political Science, Physics, Chemistry, Biology and Economics. Candidates can check the complete syllabus at the official website of CBSC.

DGCA extends suspension of scheduled international flights till 31 July, some on selected routes may be allowed
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DGCA extends suspension of scheduled international flights till 31 July, some on selected routes may be allowed

Scheduled international passenger flights were first suspended in India on 23 March due to the coronavirus pandemic

JEE Main, NEET 2020 exam dates: HRD Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal says NTA to take final call on exams by today evening
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JEE Main, NEET 2020 exam dates: HRD Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal says NTA to take final call on exams by today evening

The engineering and medical entrance examinations, JEE Main and NEET, are scheduled to be held between 18 and 23 July, and 26 July respectively.

Coronavirus LIVE Updates: Recovery rate rises to 60.73%, says Centre; Odisha to fix price for RT-PCR tests at Rs 2,200
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Coronavirus LIVE Updates: Recovery rate rises to 60.73%, says Centre; Odisha to fix price for RT-PCR tests at Rs 2,200

Coronavirus LIVE Updates: DGCA decided to suspend all the international flight operations in the country till 31 July. Earlier, the aviation regulator had cancelled operation till 15 July.

NIOS again postpones Class 10, 12 exams due to COVID-19; new date sheet to be released later
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NIOS again postpones Class 10, 12 exams due to COVID-19; new date sheet to be released later

The exams were originally slated to be conducted from 24 March, but were postponed due to the outbreak of the novel coronavirus

APCOS recruits 47,000 outsourced staff for various govt departments; CM YS Jagan Mohan Reddy to hand over appointment letters today
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APCOS recruits 47,000 outsourced staff for various govt departments; CM YS Jagan Mohan Reddy to hand over appointment letters today

Besides salary, staff recruited via the Andhra Pradesh Corporation for Outsourced Services (APCOS) programme would be provided benefits like EPF and ESI

Bharat Biotech has passed mandated protocols, animal testing and is now in clinical development of Covid vaccine, Dr Krishna Ella tells Firstpost
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Bharat Biotech has passed mandated protocols, animal testing and is now in clinical development of Covid vaccine, Dr Krishna Ella tells Firstpost

Hyderabad-based Bharat Biotech, one of seven Indian companies involved in the indigenous production of a vaccine for the novel coronavirus, received the green signal from the Central Drugs Standard Control Organisation (CDSCO) to begin human trials of 'Covaxin' last week.

MP Board MPBSE 10th Results 2020 Date: Madhya Pradesh Class 10 result likely tomorrow; check mpbse.nic.in, mpresults.nic.in for latest updates
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MP Board MPBSE 10th Results 2020 Date: Madhya Pradesh Class 10 result likely tomorrow; check mpbse.nic.in, mpresults.nic.in for latest updates

MP Board Controller Balwant Verma had earlier said that the hard copies of marksheets will be distributed once schools reopen

Calcutta University final year students to be graded without exams; 20% score from internals, 80% on past performance
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Calcutta University final year students to be graded without exams; 20% score from internals, 80% on past performance

The decision taken by the syndicate, the highest decision-making body of the institution, is applicable for students of both undergraduate and postgraduate courses.

ICSE, ISC Board exams 2020: CISCE releases revised marking scheme for pending Class 10, 12 papers on cisce.org
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ICSE, ISC Board exams 2020: CISCE releases revised marking scheme for pending Class 10, 12 papers on cisce.org

The CISCE said the results will be calculated on the basis average marks in the best three subjects. Further on, Class 10 students will also be assessed on the basis of marks secured in internal assessment whereas, Class 12 students will graded on practical work.

Passive stretching helps prevent stroke, heart disease, diabetes: Three easy exercises you can try at home
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Passive stretching helps prevent stroke, heart disease, diabetes: Three easy exercises you can try at home

Passive stretching is a type of stretching where you remain in one position and a partner, accessory or prop stretches your muscles through external pressure.

Delhi University to hold open book exams from 10 July, mock tests begin from tomorrow
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Delhi University to hold open book exams from 10 July, mock tests begin from tomorrow

The timetable for mock tests can be downloaded from the official website of DU at du.ac.in

How salmonella can enter human body through vegetables: Tips to stop bacteria from causing food poisoning
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How salmonella can enter human body through vegetables: Tips to stop bacteria from causing food poisoning

Salmonellosis is a bacterial infection you should worry about and take precautions against every single day.

As KP Oli prorogues Parliament in bid to hang on to power, a look at how Nepal PM finds himself in this position
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As KP Oli prorogues Parliament in bid to hang on to power, a look at how Nepal PM finds himself in this position

Nepal's domestic politics is in some ways comparable to Bihar's internal politics: There are no permanent enemies and no permanent friends