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November 4, 2018

Sabarimala becomes a police fortress

Sabarimala (Kerala), Nov 4 (IANS) With the Lord Ayyappa shrine opening for a day on Monday, the temple town has been virtually taken over by some 2,300 Kerala Police personnel after protests marred the last pilgrimage season.The pilgrims…

Roma ties 1-1 against Fiorentina

Rome, Nov 4: Roma tied 1-1 against Fiorentina, thanks to a goal by Alessandro Florenzi in the 85th minute.Despite the tie on Saturday night, Roma remains stalled in the seventh spot in the Italian Serie A with 16 points, while Fiorentina is…

Vote against Trump in midterm election: Post

Washington, Nov 4 (IANS) The Washington Post has urged American voters to vote in Tuesday's midterm election against the ideology of President Donald Trump who is "betting heavily that voters can be swayed by appeals to their worst…

6.0-magnitude quake hits Philippines

Manila, Nov 4 (IANS) An earthquake measuring 6.0 on the Richter scale jolted the Philippines' Lanao del Norte province on Sunday, the US Geological Survey (USGS) said.According to the USGS, the temblor struck Sapad municipality, reports…

15 killed in China highway accident

Beijing, Nov 4 (IANS) At least 15 people were killed and 44 others injured after a heavy truck lost control and crashed into dozens of vehicles waiting at a toll booth on a highway near China's Lanzhou city, the police said on Sunday.The…

Hills nearby Manali see snow

Shimla, Nov 4 (IANS) Snowfall was seen in the hills overlooking the Himachal Pradesh picturesque tourist resort of Manali on Sunday with the minimum temperature recorded at 2.8 degrees Celsius, according to the weather office."Hills…

Khachanov enters Paris Masters final

Paris, Nov 3: Russian tennis player Karen Khachanov beat sixth-seeded Dominic Thiem of Austria 6-4, 6-1 to reach the Paris Masters final for first time in his career.World No.18 Khachanov needed just one hour and 11 minutes to win his…

Mumbai add to Chennaiyin nightmare

Chennai, Nov 3: Chennaiyin FCs nightmarish start to their Indian Super League (ISL) title defence continued as Mumbai City FC inflicted a 1-0 defeat at the Jawaharlal Nehru stadium here on Saturday.Modou Sougou's (20th minute)…

Srinagar records season’s coldest night

Jammu/Srinagar, Nov 4 (IANS) The minimum temperatures across the Kashmir Valley dropped below the freezing point on Sunday with Srinagar recording this season's coldest night so far at minus 0.4 degrees Celsius, the Met Department said.The…

Misty Sunday morning in Delhi

New Delhi, Nov 4 (IANS) It was a misty Sunday morning in the national capital with the minimum temperature recorded at 16 degrees Celsius, three notches above season's average."It will be a partly cloudy sky during the evening/night.…