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Indian expats exempt from Aadhaar cards: UIDAI chief

Non-Resident Indians (NRIs) are reportedly exempted from producing Aadhaar cards for official transactions. It’s said as per the Government of India rule, Aadhaar applicants have to give a declaration that they have stayed in India for 182 days. According to the Aadhaar Act, only residents of India are entitled to ...

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China releases four of six detained Japanese

Four of six Japanese nationals, who were detained in China since March on suspicion of “illegal activities”, have been released on Thursday.  During a press briefing, Japan’s government spokesperson refrained from commenting on the reason for the release as “others remain in custody”. Three of the four men, who returned ...

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One dead, several injured in Ohio State Fair ride accident

At least one person has died and several others have been injured following an accident on a ride at the Ohio State Fair. It’s reported that passengers were hurled from the “fireball” spinning pendulum ride. Officials said three of the injured were in a critical condition. All fair rides have ...

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4 killed after small plane crashes on Utah highway

A small plane crashed on a highway in the American state of Utah, killing four people aboard. Authorities said no injuries were reported on the ground as the plane narrowly missed cars on the highway. According to local aviation body, the plane went down shortly after takeoff from a municipal airport ...

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US to impose stricter airport screening of carry-on electronics

The US Transportation Security Administration (TSA) said it will impose new stricter security screening for electronics at all airports in the country. The new rules, which are currently in place in a pilot project at 10 US airports, will expand to all airports in the country over the next few months.  This ...

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