4 killed, 10 hurt in reactor vessel blast

Posted on   2:34 pm

Four people were killed and more than ten others sustained injuries in a reactor vessel blast at a pesticide manufacturing unit at Kudukadu in SIPCOT Industrial estate in Cuddalore district today.

Nepali Congress to stake claim to form next government

Posted on   1:13 pm

Nepal’s main Opposition party the Nepali Congress has decided to stake a claim for the Prime Minister’s post, a day after the President called on political parties to form a new government by Thursday as the one headed by K P Sharma Oli lost a crucial trust vote.

Covid-19: US deaths hit lowest level in 10 months

Posted on   1:07 pm

Covid-19 deaths in the U.S. have tumbled to an average of around 600 per day — the lowest level in 10 months — with the number of lives lost dropping to single digits in well over half the states and hitting zero on some days.