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1962 Asian Games Gold Medallist Franco Passes Away

Fortunato Franco, the former football player who was part of the Indian team that won gold at the 1962 Asian Games in Jakarta, passed away in Goa on Monday. Franco is survived by his wife, son and daughter.

Entertainment

Actor Gurmeet Choudhary Opens Makeshift Covid Hospital In Nagpur

Actor Gurmeet Choudhary took to social media on Monday to announce he is launching a makeshift hospital in Nagpur to help people fight Covid-19.

Regional

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45 Decomposed Bodies Found In Ganga In Bihar's Buxar

Amid the Covid surge that is wreaking havoc across India, the administration in Bihar's Buxar district on Monday found at least 45 dead bodies, most in a decomposed stage, in the Ganga, and claimed they had been thrown into the river in upstream Uttar Pradesh.

Nation

Politics |

Grenade Attack On Police Party In J&K

Unidentified persons hurled a grenade at a police party engaged in checking vehicles in J&K's Samba district, which exploded without causing any damage.

Business

Fuel Prices Start Rising Again, Petrol Up 26p, Diesel 32p/ltr

On the expected lines, oil companies did not wait long and raised the price of petrol and diesel steeply across the country on Monday.

World

Nothing About J&K Is India's Internal Matter: Pak FM

Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi has said that when it comes to the dispute over Jammu and Kashmir, no decision on the subject can be Indias internal matter.

Technology

OPPO To Launch Its Own E-store In India On May 7

As Covid-19 cases in the country surge, the Chinese smartphone maker OPPO on Wednesday announced that it is all set to launch its e-store in India on May 7.

Lifestyle

Prone Position Helped Octogenarian Beat Covid

As Covid patients across the state gasp for oxygen, an 82-year-old woman from Gorakhpur has managed to bring up her oxygen levels by lying in a prone position.

Automobile

Next-Gen BMW 5 Series: Launch Likely In June

The Indian arm of the German carmaker, BMW, is expected to launch the new 5 Series in June this year. Into its seventh generation, the new 5 Series was officially unveiled by the Munich-based auto giant in October 2016.