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None can hurt religious sentiments of any one: Hasina

None can hurt religious sentiments of any one: Hasina

04 Oct 2022 | 11:32 PM

Dhaka, Oct 4 (UNI) Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Tuesday urged the countrymen to abstain from saying anything hurtful to religious sentiments and magnifying any incident that goes against any religion, rather look at the punitive measures taken by the government.

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US extends rest periods for flight attendants to 10 hrs

04 Oct 2022 | 10:32 PM

Washington, Oct 4 (UNI) The Biden administration has extended the rest periods for US flight attendants and now requires a break of at least ten consecutive hours between shifts, the US Department of Transportation said in a press release on Tuesday.

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India-UK Defence Consultative Group meeting held

India-UK Defence Consultative Group meeting held

04 Oct 2022 | 9:20 PM

London, Oct 4 (UNI) Defence Secretary Dr Ajay Kumar co-chaired the India-UK Defence Consultative Group (DCG) meeting with his counterpart David Williams, UK Permanent Under Secretary of State for Defence in London.

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Explosion at Bulgarian military plant kills 3 people

Explosion at Bulgarian military plant kills 3 people

04 Oct 2022 | 6:58 PM

Kazanlak, Oct 4 (UNI) Three people were killed and three others were injured as a result of the explosion at the military plant Arsenal, the major firearms and ammunition manufacturer in the Bulgarian city of Kazanlak, Bulgarian media reported on Tuesday.

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Nobel Prize in Physics 2022 awarded to 3 scientists

Nobel Prize in Physics 2022 awarded to 3 scientists

04 Oct 2022 | 6:32 PM

Stockholm, Oct 4 (UNI) Alain Aspect from France, John F. Clauser from the United States and Anton Zeilinger from Austria won the 2022 Nobel Prize in Physics for their work on quantum information science, the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences announced on Tuesday.

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Russia reports 21,687 new Covid cases

04 Oct 2022 | 5:27 PM

Moscow, Oct 4 (UNI) Russia has registered 21,687 new COVID-19 cases in the past 24 hours, taking the nationwide tally to 21,094,872, the official monitoring and response center said Tuesday.

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NZ could face another Covid wave before year-end

NZ could face another Covid wave before year-end

04 Oct 2022 | 4:53 PM

Wellington, Oct 4 (UNI) New Zealand could be hit by another COVID-19 wave before the end of the year, a COVID-19 modeler warned on Tuesday.

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Strong blast rocks Afghan capital

Strong blast rocks Afghan capital

04 Oct 2022 | 4:50 PM

Kabul, Oct 4 (UNI) A strong explosion occurred in the Afghan capital on Tuesday, Kabul police spokesman Khalid Zadran said, adding that no one had been injured as a result of the incident.

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Explosion occurs in chemical factory in Uzbekistan

04 Oct 2022 | 4:49 PM

Tashkent, Oct 4 (UNI) An explosion occurred Tuesday morning in a chemical factory in Chirchiq town, Tashkent region, Uzbekistan's Emergency Situations Ministry said.

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Nobel Prize in Physics 2022 awarded to 3 scientists

Nobel Prize in Physics 2022 awarded to 3 scientists

04 Oct 2022 | 4:46 PM

Stockholm, Oct 4 (UNI) The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics 2022 to Alain Aspect, John F. Clauser and Anton Zeilinger for their research in the sphere of quantum physics.

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Kiev counts on Poland for ‘proactive’ help in joining NATO

04 Oct 2022 | 4:37 PM

Kiev, Oct 4 (UNI) Andriy Yermak, the head of the presidential office in Ukraine, told Polish President Andrzej Duda that Kiev counted on Warsaw’s help in joining NATO.

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US, SKorea condemn firing of ballistic missile by NKorea

04 Oct 2022 | 4:11 PM

Washington, Oct 4 (UNI) South Korean Minister of Foreign Affairs Park Jin and US Secretary of State Antony Blinken called the launch of a ballistic missile by North Korea over Japan on Tuesday a serious provocation during the phone conversation, the South Korean Foreign Ministry said in statement.

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Gotabaya in quiet campaign to restore image

Gotabaya in quiet campaign to restore image

04 Oct 2022 | 3:17 PM

Colombo, Oct 4 (UNI) Former Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa, who fled the country in July and returned quietly last month, has begun a quiet campaign to restore his image shattered by economic policies that have ruined the island nation.

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Iran blames unrest on US, Israel

Iran blames unrest on US, Israel

04 Oct 2022 | 10:43 AM

Tehran, Oct 4 (UNI) Iran's supreme leader has blamed the US and Israel for the protests sweeping the country following the death of a woman in police custody.

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LTTE, JVP destroyed country: Monk

04 Oct 2022 | 10:43 AM

Colombo, Oct 4 (UNI) A prominent Buddhist monk has accused both the Tamil Tigers and the JVP, Sri Lanka's largest leftist group, of destroying the country.

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