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September 4, 2020

US Open: Djokovic cruises to fourth round after brushing Struff

New York , September 5 (ANI): World number one tennis player Novak Djokovic progressed to the fourth round of the US Open after defeating Germany's Jan-Lennard Struff at Arthur Ashe Stadium here on Saturday.In the third-round clash, Serbian outclassed Struff in straight sets 6-3, 6-3, 6-1 in a match that lasted for one hour and 42 minutes.With this win, Djokovic also achieved the feat of winning 600 hard-court matches. He also reached the milestone of winning 150 Grand Slam matches on the hard-court, claiming 75 triumphs…

Oil tanker MT New Diamond towed to safe waters, fire fighting continues: Coast Guard

New Delhi , September 5 (ANI): Oil tanker MT New Diamond, which caught fire after an explosion has been towed from Sri Lanka coast to safe waters successfully, Indian Coast Guard (ICG) said on Saturday. However, no oil slick was reported and the fire fighting is underway.22 out of 23 crew were rescued on Friday from the oil tanker off the east of Sri Lankan coast. The rescue mission was being jointly conducted by Search and Rescue (SAR) operation, ICG ships, and Sri Lankan Navy, while two emergency towing vessels were…

Seven killed after bus transporting labourers collided with truck in Raipur

Raipur (Chhattisgarh) , September 5 (ANI): Seven people were killed while seven others were injured after a bus transporting labourers, from Odisha's Ganjam district to Gujarat's Surat, collided with a truck at Cheri Khedi here on Saturday, according to Ajay Yadav, Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP).The incident took place at 3:30 am this morning when the bus was passing through the Cheri Khedi area in Raipur. The injured persons have been admitted to Ambedkar hospital here. Further details are awaited. (ANI)

2.7 magnitude quake hits Mumbai, second in last 24 hours

Mumbai (Maharashtra) , September 5 (ANI): An earthquake of magnitude 2.7 on the Richter Scale occurred 98 km north of Mumbai at 6:36 am on Saturday, according to the National Centre for Seismology (NCS)."Earthquake of Magnitude: 2.7, Occurred on 05-09-2020, 06:36:31 IST, Lat: 19.96 & Long: 72.83, Depth: 5 Km, Location: 98km N of Mumbai, Maharashtra," NCS tweeted.This is the third earthquake that has hit Maharashtra in the last 24 hours.Earlier on Friday at 10:33 am, 2.8 magnitude quake occurred at 91 km North of…

Film producer Nutan Naidu arrested from Karnataka’s Udupi in tonsuring case

Visakhapatnam (Andhra Pradesh) , September 5 (ANI): Visakhapatnam Police on Friday arrested film producer Nutan Naidu from Karnataka's Udupi in connection with an incident wherein a man's head was allegedly tonsured after he stole a phone.He was later produced in a court in Udupi.Visakhapatnam City Police Commissioner Manish Kumar Sinha said that Naidu will be brought to Andhra Pradesh with the permission of the court."Film producer Nutan Naidu was arrested and produced in Court at Udupi, Karnataka in connection with an…
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