Thursday , 14 November 2019
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17 killed in Delhi hotel inferno

PTI   NEW DELHI A massive fire engulfed a hotel in central Delhi’s congested Karol Bagh area in the early hours of Tuesday, killing 17 people, including two people who jumped off the building in a desperate bid to save themselves, officials said. The deceased included three Myanmar nationals and an IRS officer, Suresh Kumar (52). Two staffers of hotel …

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Death toll in Istanbul building collapse rises to 10

IANS   ISTANBUL Seven more bodies were found under the debris on Thursday afternoon, raising to 10 the death toll from the collapse of an eight-storey apartment building in Istanbul, the governor said. “The number of our citizens who lost their lives increased to six, with 13 others wounded,” Istanbul Governor Ali Yerlikaya said on the scene in the Kartal …

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Controlling the virus

Miguel Braganza   The mosaic designs that one can see on the leaves of the ladyfinger (bhendde) and cowpea or ‘alsandde’ this season may be a pretty sight for the passerby but they are a warning sign to the knowledgeable farmer.

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Goan artists showcase their work at Gallery Shashi

Five Goan artists Bismarck Dias, Francisco Pereira, Neela Bandodkar, Gladstone da Costa and Sabita Fernandes recently had their paintings and artwork on display at Gallery Shashi in Varca. Titled ‘ARTmosphere’ the exhibition showcased the artists’ learnings.

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