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Coronavirus Outbreak: Three Indians among 42 new cases in Singapore, taking total number of infections in country to 844
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Three Indians among 42 new cases in Singapore, taking total number of infections in country to 844

Of the new cases, 24 are imported ones and have a travel history to Europe, North America, Middle East, Association of Southeast Asian Nations and other parts of Asia, the ministry said in a statement

Coronavirus Outbreak: 3-year-old Indian girl among 73 new COVID-19 cases in Singapore; total tally crosses 600
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Coronavirus Outbreak: 3-year-old Indian girl among 73 new COVID-19 cases in Singapore; total tally crosses 600

The 73 new cases reported on Wednesday has brought the total number of COVID-19 cases in Singapore to 631, the health ministry said.

'Great sadness': Prince Harry says he had 'no other option' but to cut royal ties after announcing decision to step back from royal duties
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'Great sadness': Prince Harry says he had 'no other option' but to cut royal ties after announcing decision to step back from royal duties

Prince Harry said Sunday that he felt 'great sadness' but found 'no other option' to cut almost all of his and his wife Meghan’s royal ties in the hopes of achieving a more peaceful life

Prince Harry, Meghan Markel to renounce 'highness' titles, quit royal duties, Buckingham Palace announces
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Prince Harry, Meghan Markel to renounce 'highness' titles, quit royal duties, Buckingham Palace announces

Prince Harry and wife Meghan will no longer use the titles 'royal highness' or receive public funds for their work under a deal that lets the couple step aside as working royals, Buckingham Palace announced Saturday

Prince Harry to appear in public for first time since announcing his decision to step back from royal duties with Meghan Markel
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Prince Harry to appear in public for first time since announcing his decision to step back from royal duties with Meghan Markel

Britain’s Prince Harry will make his first public appearance on Thursday since Queen Elizabeth acceded to the wishes of her grandson and his American wife Meghan to step back from their senior royal roles and seek a more independent future

Queen Elizabeth II calls crisis meeting with Prince Harry, Meghan Markel to discuss their future roles after couple decides to 'step back' from royal duties
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Queen Elizabeth II calls crisis meeting with Prince Harry, Meghan Markel to discuss their future roles after couple decides to 'step back' from royal duties

Queen Elizabeth II has summoned her grandson Prince Harry for face-to-face talks on Monday to discuss the future roles for him and his wife Meghan Markle following the couple's bombshell announcement that they want to "step back" from Britain's royal duties

Prince Harry, Meghan Markel to 'step back' as senior members of Britain's royal family, say they intend to become 'financially independent'
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Prince Harry, Meghan Markel to 'step back' as senior members of Britain's royal family, say they intend to become 'financially independent'

Prince Harry and his wife, Meghan, say they plan 'to step back' as senior members of Britain's royal family, a stunning announcement that underscores the couple's wish to forge a new path for royals in the modern world

70th anniversary of People's Republic of China: Xi Jinping oversees massive military celebrations as Hong Kong protesters hit streets
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70th anniversary of People's Republic of China: Xi Jinping oversees massive military celebrations as Hong Kong protesters hit streets

President Xi Jinping declared Tuesday that 'no force' can shake the Chinese nation as he oversaw a massive military celebration of 70 years of Communist Party rule

Hong Kong Police expects 'very serious violent attack' on 70th anniversary of China, mounts up security across city
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Hong Kong Police expects 'very serious violent attack' on 70th anniversary of China, mounts up security across city

Police expect more violence on Hong Kong’s streets on Tuesday, the 70th anniversary of the founding of the People’s Republic of China, after a chaotic weekend in which they fired tear gas and water cannon at protesters who set fires and threw petrol bombs.

Amid tightly-choreographed festivities for Beijing's 70th anniversary, Hong Kong leads global 'anti-China' rallies; protesters to hold unsanctioned march
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Amid tightly-choreographed festivities for Beijing's 70th anniversary, Hong Kong leads global 'anti-China' rallies; protesters to hold unsanctioned march

Hong Kong protesters partook in an unsanctioned march through the city, casting a shadow over communist China's upcoming 70th birthday.

Mt Everest tragedy is proof that boom in climbing tourism is both dangerous and unsustainable
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Mt Everest tragedy is proof that boom in climbing tourism is both dangerous and unsustainable

After witnessing 11 deaths on the Everest, one is faced with the fact that with the increasing commercialisation of mountaineering, safety measures and caution are taking a back seat.

Tencent rethinking its overseas strategy on gaming after Arena of Valor failure
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Tencent rethinking its overseas strategy on gaming after Arena of Valor failure

Tencent has become conscious of local sensibilities in the wake of its marketing missteps for Arena of Valor.

Adding to Carlos Ghosn woes, Nissan set to further slash profit outlook on falling sales in top markets: Report
Business

Adding to Carlos Ghosn woes, Nissan set to further slash profit outlook on falling sales in top markets: Report

Nissan is already anticipating a 22 percent cut in operating profit to 450 billion yen ($4.02 billion) for the year ended March, its lowest since the year ended March 2013.

Tesla deliveries fall 31 percent as it struggles with Model 3 shipments to China, Europe
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Tesla deliveries fall 31 percent as it struggles with Model 3 shipments to China, Europe

Total Tesla production fell 10.92 percent to 77,100 vehicles from 86,555 vehicles in fourth quarter.

Dr Reddy's PAT surges 45% at Rs 485 cr in Q3; revenues from North America decline 8% to Rs 1,480 cr
Business

Dr Reddy's PAT surges 45% at Rs 485 cr in Q3; revenues from North America decline 8% to Rs 1,480 cr

Revenues from India grew by 10 percent to Rs 670 crore driven by volume traction and new products. Europe sales was up by one per cent to Rs 200 crore, the official said.

Engineering exports likely to touch $80 billion this fiscal on healthy growth in major markets: EEPC
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Engineering exports likely to touch $80 billion this fiscal on healthy growth in major markets: EEPC

In 2017-18, the exports stood at $76 billion. The sector accounts for about 25 percent of the country's total merchandise exports.

India's mobile subscriber base to touch 1.42 billion by 2024; 80% of users to have 4G connections: Report
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India's mobile subscriber base to touch 1.42 billion by 2024; 80% of users to have 4G connections: Report

Globally, 5G services are expected to reach more than 40 percent global population coverage and 1.5 billion subscriptions for enhanced mobile broadband by the end of 2024.

Over 60,000 Indians received green cards in 2017; number drops marginally from 2016
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Over 60,000 Indians received green cards in 2017; number drops marginally from 2016

Out of the over 600,000 Indians waiting for the most sought-after green card, only 60,394 have received the legal permanent residency last year.

PepsiCo reports double-digit organic revenue growth in India, Asia, Middle East and North Africa markets
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PepsiCo reports double-digit organic revenue growth in India, Asia, Middle East and North Africa markets

Global food and beverages major PepsiCo has reported 'strong double-digit organic revenue growth' in the third quarter of 2018 from India and other AMENA zone markets including China, Saudi Arabia and Egypt.

What ignited many of California’s deadliest wildfires remains a mystery: Report
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What ignited many of California’s deadliest wildfires remains a mystery: Report

Human activity — from campfires to vehicle sparks — caused over 80% of wildfires in US: estimates.