Mumbai: ACB arrests class-I officer for accepting bribe
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Mumbai: ACB arrests class-I officer for accepting bribe

01-Dec-2020
Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], December 1 (ANI): The Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) on Monday arrested a class-I officer posted in the registrar office of co-operative societies and his son for demanding and accepting sarees and cash as bribe.
01-Dec-2020 National
Satellite-controlled weapon used in killing of Iranian Nuclear Physicist
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Satellite-controlled weapon used in killing of Iranian Nuclear Physicist

01-Dec-2020
Tehran [Iran], December 1 (ANI/Sputnik): The weapon used in the killing of Iranian nuclear physicist Mohsen Fakhrizadeh was satellite-controlled, Al-Alam TV reports citing an anonymous source.
01-Dec-2020 World
Sir Lanka Minister appoints five-member committee to probe prison riot
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Sir Lanka Minister appoints five-member committee to probe prison riot

01-Dec-2020
Colombo [Sri Lanka], December 1 (ANI): Sri Lanka's Justice Minister Ali Sabry on Monday appointed a special five-member committee to probe the unrest which erupted in a maximum-security prison near Colombo.
01-Dec-2020 World
Woman shot dead at Mansarovar Park in NE Delhi
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Woman shot dead at Mansarovar Park in NE Delhi

01-Dec-2020
New Delhi [India], December 1 (ANI): In North-East Delhi's Mansarovar Park area, two miscreants barged into a house and attacked a woman and her daughter with bullets after which the mother died on the spot and the injured daughter is said to be in a critical condition.
01-Dec-2020 National
Sheetal Amte found dead, Police registers Accidental death case
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Sheetal Amte found dead, Police registers Accidental death case

01-Dec-2020
Chandrapur (Maharashtra) [India], December 1 (ANI): Maharashtra Police has registered a case of accidental death in Baba Amte's granddaughter Sheetal Amte's death which took place on Monday.
01-Dec-2020 National
US, EU should join forces to check China’s influence, says report
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US, EU should join forces to check China’s influence, says report

01-Dec-2020
Washington DC [US], December 1 (ANI): The United States and Europe must decide how they will ensure the international system will adhere to its values in the face of China’s unfair trading practices, murky investment, and political interference, according to a report by the chairman of the US Senate Foreign Relations Committee.  
01-Dec-2020 World
Wall Street’s Dow notches biggest month since 1987 despite weak close on day
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Wall Street’s Dow notches biggest month since 1987 despite weak close on day

01-Dec-2020
New York [US], December 1 (ANI/Sputnik): Wall Street's broadest stocks gauge, the Dow Jones Industrial Average, posted its biggest-ever monthly gain since 1987, lifted by a rash of positive news over COVID-19 vaccine news, although it settled the day's trade itself lower.
01-Dec-2020 Business
Iranian Commander killed by drone strike at Syria-Iraq border
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Iranian Commander killed by drone strike at Syria-Iraq border

01-Dec-2020
Tehran [Iran], December 1 (ANI): Days after Iran's nuclear arms program scientist was assassinated, a senior commander in Iran's Revolutionary Guards has been killed in a drone strike near the Syria-Iraq border.
01-Dec-2020 World
Reports of attempt to murder BJP leader Bandi Sanjay baseless: Hyderabad Police
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Reports of attempt to murder BJP leader Bandi Sanjay baseless: Hyderabad Police

01-Dec-2020
Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], December 1 (ANI): The Joint Commissioner of Police for Central Hyderabad P Viswaprasad on Monday categorically denied reports of an attempt to murder BJP Telangana unit president Bandi Sanjay and said that some TV channels are spreading baseless rumours.
01-Dec-2020 National
France records 4,005 new COVID-19 cases, 406 deaths in 24 hours
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France records 4,005 new COVID-19 cases, 406 deaths in 24 hours

01-Dec-2020
Paris [France], December 1 (ANI/Xinhua): France on Monday registered 4,005 confirmed cases of COVID-19 and 406 deaths from the disease in the last 24 hours, while the number of hospitalized patients continued a downward trend, data released by health authorities showed.
01-Dec-2020 World
Goa govt launches one-time power bill settlement scheme 2020
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Goa govt launches one-time power bill settlement scheme 2020

01-Dec-2020
Panaji (Goa) [India], December 1 (ANI): Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant on Monday launched a one-time settlement scheme for power consumers and said that his government accords priority to the interests of the needy and common man.
01-Dec-2020 National
Pashtuns stage protest in Quetta against Pak Army after Chaman clash
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Pashtuns stage protest in Quetta against Pak Army after Chaman clash

01-Dec-2020
Quetta [Pakistan], December 1 (ANI): The Pashtun Tahafuz Movement (PTM) organised a massive protest in front of the Balochistan provincial assembly in Quetta on Monday, condemning the shooting incident in Chaman by the Pakistan security forces on Pashtuns.
01-Dec-2020 World
Arizona certifies Joe Biden’s election victory
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Arizona certifies Joe Biden’s election victory

01-Dec-2020
Arizona [US], December 1 (ANI): The US state of Arizona has certified President-elect Joe Biden's win in the 2020 US presidential polls and awarded him its 11 electoral votes.
01-Dec-2020 World
GHMC polls to be held today, counting on Dec 4
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GHMC polls to be held today, counting on Dec 4

01-Dec-2020
Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], December 1 (ANI): After massive campaigning by the regional and national political parties, the Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) election will be held on Tuesday.
01-Dec-2020 National
UN chief calls for greater inclusion of persons with disabilities in society
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UN chief calls for greater inclusion of persons with disabilities in society

01-Dec-2020
New York [US], December 1 (ANI/Xinhua): United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Monday called for greater inclusion of persons with disabilities in society, including in COVID-19 response and recovery.
01-Dec-2020 World
High-level deliberations in government before fresh reach out to farmers
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High-level deliberations in government before fresh reach out to farmers

01-Dec-2020
New Delhi [India], December 1 (ANI): The union government has proposed December 1 as the new date of talks with the leaders of protesting farmers on their concerns about the three new farm laws with the decision taken after high-level deliberations.
01-Dec-2020 National
Congress seeks intervention of Goa govt to resolve lifeguards’ issue
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Congress seeks intervention of Goa govt to resolve lifeguards’ issue

01-Dec-2020
Panaji (Goa) [India], December 1 (ANI): In the wake of the ongoing protest conducted by lifeguards of Goa here, Leader of Opposition in the state assembly Digambar Kamat has alleged that the state government has failed to keep up with its commitment to give justice to them.
01-Dec-2020 National
Yediyurappa releases ‘Koushalya Karnataka’ magazine
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Yediyurappa releases ‘Koushalya Karnataka’ magazine

01-Dec-2020
Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], December 1 (ANI): Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa on Monday released the first edition of 'Koushalya Karnataka', a monthly magazine, to provide a link between job aspirants and employers.
01-Dec-2020 National
Sweden India Nobel Memorial Week returns
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Sweden India Nobel Memorial Week returns

01-Dec-2020
New Delhi [India], December 1 (ANI): The Sweden India Nobel Memorial Week which is now in its 13th year, is an annual event organized by the Embassy of Sweden in India, the Consulate General of Sweden in Mumbai in cooperation with leading Swedish businesses in India.
01-Dec-2020 World
UK’s Johnson hopes regulator will approve COVID-19 vaccines before Christmas
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UK’s Johnson hopes regulator will approve COVID-19 vaccines before Christmas

01-Dec-2020
London [UK], December 1 (ANI/Sputnik): UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Monday he hoped that two promising coronavirus vaccine candidates would be approved shortly.
01-Dec-2020 World