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Centre Rings Alarm Bells on Air Pollution in Delhi, Haryana, UP, Rajasthan

The Centre as sent alarming bells to Delhi state government nad neighbouring three states — Rajasthan, Haryana and Uttar Pradesh — to bring down air pollution from “Visibly pollluting vehicles” which are licensed for purchase without concern for climate change. Some of the steps the Centre has advised the states include action against “visibly polluting vehicles”, mechanised sweeping of roads, ...

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Lenovo Hacked by Lizard squad; Superfish Row Behind Attack?

Chinese computer major Lenovo Group Ltd said its website was hacked on Wednesday, two days after the US government advised consumers to remove “Superfish” that came pre-installed on its laptops. Hacking group Lizard Squad, that had earlier taken down Sony PlayStation and Microsoft Xbox, has claimed credit for the attacks on its Twitter account. Lenovo confirmed the attack saying the ...

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After Delhi, Odisha on Swine Flu Alert as first case reported

After five deaths in Delhi, the Odisha government is on alert against swine flu, H1N1 virus, after a middle-aged man tested positive. “We have asked all the district medical officers and medical colleges to take precautionary measures to counter the seasonal disease. Even though it would not be an outbreak-like situation, we have directed them to be alert,” said Public ...

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Ceasefire Violation Continues: Six Civilians Injured in Mortar Shelling Today

In response to the retaliation from India that killed two Pakistan rangers, heavy mortar shelling and firing took place on several BSF posts on the international border in Samba and Kathua districts of Jammu and Kashmir. Six civilians were injured on Saturday in the heavy mortar shelling. As per reports from IANS, “Six civilians were injured in Pakistani shelling on the ...

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Swine Flu Hits Hyderabad, Telangana on Alert

Hyderabad hospitals reported three deaths of swine flu in one day sending authorities to distribute Oseltamivir or the Tamiflu anti-viral vaccine drugs to people in and around the city. Since 2009, about 3,900 people have died of the deadly virus in India and 157 in combined Andhra Pradesh and Telangana region. Officials said a 30-year-old man from Padmavathi Colony in ...

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