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10 killed in California shooting, search launched for gunman
10 killed in California shooting, search launched for gunman

The incident happened at around 10.20 p.m. local time on Saturday (11.50 a.m. on Sunday IST).

  • Sunday, 22 January 2023
NASA's SpaceX Crew-6 mission scheduled for Feb 26
NASA's SpaceX Crew-6 mission scheduled for Feb 26

The mission is NASA's sixth crew rotation flight.

  • Sunday, 22 January 2023
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Contract personnel deleted software files: US on mega aviation outage
Contract personnel deleted software files: US on mega aviation outage

A glitch in the FAA software, which grounded thousands of flights in the country earlier this week, is at least 30 years old and six years away from being updated.

  • Saturday, 21 January 2023
Bhubaneswar-Goa Direct Flight Service From December
Goa-bound flight from Moscow diverted to Uzbekistan after bomb threat

The incident occurred nearly two weeks after a Moscow-to-Goa flight made an emergency landing at Gujarat's Jamnagar airport following a bomb threat.

  • Saturday, 21 January 2023
Chris Hipkins to replace Jacinda Ardern as New Zealand PM
Chris Hipkins to replace Jacinda Ardern as New Zealand PM

Hipkins, 44, was first elected to Parliament in 2008 and appointed minister for Covid-19 in November 2020.

  • Saturday, 21 January 2023
New Zealand PM Jacinda To Step Down Next Month
New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern To Quit Post, Says 6 Challenging Years Took A Toll

Jacinda Ardern announces she will quit as New Zealand PM next month. Ardern says she no longer has "enough in the tank" to lead. Ardern had become youngest female head of govt in the world in 2017.

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  • Thursday, 19 January 2023
New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern
New Zealand PM to step down next month after 6 yrs in power

Ardern said she was not resigning because she believed Labour could not win the election, but because she thought it would.

  • Thursday, 19 January 2023
The wreckage of an aeroplane that crashed in Pokhara, Nepal.
71 bodies recovered at Nepal's plane crash site, one still missing

A Yeti Airlines plane crashed into the Seti river gorge near the city of Pokhara on Sunday

  • Wednesday, 18 January 2023
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UNSC lists LeT's Abdul Rehman Makki as global terrorist

India sought to declare the LeT leader as a global terrorist last year, but the proposal was blocked by China.

  • Tuesday, 17 January 2023
PASSENGER’S FACEBOOK LIVE , BEFORE NEPAL PLANE CRASH
Video: Just Before Nepal Plane Crash, Passenger Was Doing Facebook Live To Share Flight Experience

Horrific video surfaces on internet. Moments before mishap, an Indian passenger was doing Facebook live from plane. Four passengers from UP Ghaziabad were live on FB to share flight experience. One of them can be heard saying ‘Mauj Kar Di’ (it's been fun) The video was live from Sonu Jaiswal's FB profile.

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  • Tuesday, 17 January 2023
Black box of crashed plane in Nepal found
Black box of crashed plane in Nepal found, handed over to Nepali Army

Spokesperson for the Tribhuvan International Airport, Kathmandu, Premnath Thakur said that that the black box was found on Monday morning in the crash site.

  • Monday, 16 January 2023
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6.2 magnitude quake jolts Indonesia

The earthquake did not have the potential to trigger a tsunami, it added.

UP youths on Nepal plane were live on Facebook when it crashed
UP youths on Nepal plane were live on Facebook when it crashed

All the four passengers were from Ghazipur in Uttar Pradesh.

USA’s R’Bonney Gabriel crowned as new Miss Universe
USA’s R’Bonney Gabriel crowned as new Miss Universe

India's Harnaaz Sandhu, who won the beauty pageant title in 2022, crowned the new Miss Universe in a grand event.

  • Sunday, 15 January 2023
Aircraft crash on runway at Pokhara
Aircraft with 72 people onboard crashes at Pokhara airport in Nepal, toll rises to 68

Yeti Airlines' 9N-ANC ATR-72 aircraft took off from Kathmandu's Tribhuvan International Airport at 10:33 am and crashed on the bank of the Seti River between the old airport and the new airport, according to the Civil Aviation Authority of Nepal (CAAN).

  • Sunday, 15 January 2023
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