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News ? 3 Weeks agoHow Tirupati temple makes money
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Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams, the world's richest Hindu Temple, has amassed an impressive wealth of Rs 18,817.13 crore as of March 31, 2024. With 11,329 kg of gold worth Rs 8,496 crore and other investments, it surpasses big names like Wipro, Nestle, and ONGC. Excluding antique jewelry and properties, the temple's declared assets showcase its immense value. This marks the second time since 1933 that the temple has revealed its worth, demonstrating its sustained growth from rising devotee offerings and profitable investments.

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News ? 4 Weeks agoWhy so hot?
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As India battles an intense heatwave, schools are getting creative to keep attendance up. In Uttar Pradesh, teachers turned classrooms into pools, letting students splash around to beat the heat. With temperatures soaring above 45 degrees Celsius in many places, experts predict 2024 to be the hottest year ever. Widespread heatwaves have gripped states like West Bengal, Odisha, Bihar, and more. The Health Ministry recommends staying indoors during peak sun hours, wearing light clothing, staying hydrated, and seeking medical help if feeling unwell, especially for vulnerable groups.

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News ? 1 month agoNew Navy Chief’s gesture of humility wins heart
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Admiral Dinesh Kumar Tripathi, the newly appointed Chief of the Indian Naval Staff, is winning hearts for his touching gesture of humility. Dressed in his uniform, he was seen touching his mother's feet after assuming his new role. With a 40-year-long career, Admiral Tripathi is a communication and electronic warfare specialist who has served in various roles. People are commending his gesture, highlighting his humility and respect for tradition, which has endeared him to many.

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News ? 1 month agoAstraZeneca Admits Covishield Vaccine Can Cause Rare Side Effects, What Is TTS?
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AstraZeneca has acknowledged that its Covid vaccine, Covishield, can cause a rare side effect called Thrombosis with Thrombocytopenia Syndrome (TTS), characterized by blood clot formation in unusual places like the brain or abdomen, along with a drop in platelet count. Symptoms include severe headaches, stomach pain, swelling in the legs, trouble breathing, and cognitive issues. AstraZeneca previously denied this link but admitted it in a legal document, facing a major lawsuit in the UK with victims seeking damages worth ?100 million. If experiencing these symptoms after vaccination, individuals should seek immediate medical attention

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News ? 1 month agoHeavy Rain Triggers Landslides In Jammu And Kashmir
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A devastating landslide hit Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch, causing extensive damage to roads and homes. The crucial highway connecting Kashmir to the rest of India is now impassable, leaving many vehicles stranded. Residents have been relocated due to the danger. The region has endured relentless rainfall for three days, triggering flash floods and more landslides. Additionally, a massive avalanche struck Sonmarg, resulting in injuries. Earlier, Ramban saw around 30 houses damaged by landslides. Over 300 families have been evacuated from flood-affected areas. The IMD has issued warnings. Travelers are advised to plan accordingly

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