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    Covid cases at Everest base camp raise fears of serious outbreak

    New Age Desk | Updated at 11:59pm on May 05, 2021

    Mountaineers and authorities at Everest base camp in Nepal have told the BBC they are seeing rising numbers of climbers with Covid-19 symptoms and rising...

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    Mamata to take oath as WB CM tomorrow

    New Age Desk | Updated at 09:03pm on May 03, 2021

    Mamata Banerjee will take oath as the chief minister of West Bengal for the third time on May 5, TMC leader Partha Chatterjee announced on...

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    Trinamool gets landslide victory in West Bengal, Mamata loses seat

    New Age Desk | Updated at 12:39am on May 03, 2021

    Mamata Banerjee’s Trinamool Congress on Sunday won a landslide victory in West Bengal of India, reports NDTV online. However, she lost to BJP’s Suvendu Adhikari...

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    Singapore to bar visitors from Bangladesh, Nepal, Pakistan, Sri Lanka

    New Age Desk | Updated at 12:08am on May 01, 2021

    Singapore will stop entry or transit for visitors with recent travel history to Bangladesh, Nepal, Pakistan and Sri Lanka, the Covid-19 multi-ministry task force said...

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    Last phase ends amid scuffle

    New Age Desk | Updated at 03:40am on April 27, 2021

    Voting for the penultimate phase of Indian state West Bengal polls ended at 6:30pm (local time), reports The Indian Express online. Polling took place across...

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    Pak court for selling of Nawaz Sharif’s unclaimed properties

    New Age Desk | Updated at 02:21am on April 25, 2021

    The accountability court of Pakistan directed the Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan as well as the relevant authorities to sell unclaimed shares and properties...

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    Perseverance makes breathable oxygen on Mars

    New Age Desk | Updated at 09:34pm on April 22, 2021

    An instrument on NASA’S Perseverance rover on Mars has made oxygen from the planet’s carbon dioxide atmosphere. It’s the second successful technology demonstration on the...

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    India state polls marred by clashes

    New Age Desk | Updated at 03:09am on April 18, 2021

    The fifth phase of polling in Indian state West Bengal concluded on Saturday as the state registered 78.36 per cent voter turnout. However, the day’s...

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    59 killed in Afghanistan violence

    New Age Desk | Updated at 11:19pm on April 07, 2021

    At least 59 people were killed in insurgent activities and clashes in Afghanistan in the past 24 hours, according to a local independent war monitoring...

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    Modi urges extremists to join mainstream

    New Age Desk | Updated at 02:00am on April 04, 2021

    Addressing an election rally at Tamulpur of Baksa, Indian prime minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said that people of Assam rejected violence for development, peace,...