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4 key dates, 4 missed chances: How China failed to contain coronavirus  06h26 18 février
It’s been more than two months since Dec 12, the day doctors first noticed a Chinese patient display symptoms of the highly-infectious coronavirus that has claimed more than 1,700 lives. In the weeks following that early case, authorities missed four chances to contain the outbreak. Moreover,...
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UK MP’s visa revoked over anti-India activities  08h56 18 février
British lawmaker Debbie Abrahams’ e-Business visa was revoked as she was involved in anti-India activities and the cancellation was conveyed to her on February 14, sources said on Tuesday. Asserting that the grant and rejection of a visa is the sovereign right of a country, sources said the...
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LeT planned for Kasab to die as Samir Chaudhari  11h24 18 février
Former Mumbai police commissioner Rakesh Maria has claimed that the Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) had planned to project the 26 11 Mumbai terror attack as a case of Hindu terror and Pakistani terrorist Mohammed Ajmal Kasab to die as Bengaluru’s Samir Chaudhari. Maria made the claim in his memoir ’Let Me...
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Indians set for smallest salary hike in a decade  10h42 18 février
Companies will increase average pay by 9.1% in 2020, down from 9.3% in 2019 and 9.5% the previous year, Aon Plc said in a report published on Tuesday. The small increase reflects a deep slowdown in Asia’s third-largest economy, where growing pessimism about job prospects have led many to cut down...
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Some sectors concerned over supply from China  12h16 18 février
Union finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Tuesday stated that several sectors are concerned over supply from China amid rising fears of economic impact due to coronavirus outbreak.