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Nine Dead, 100 Injured in Boiler Blast at Indian Power Plant

Nine Dead, 100 Injured in Boiler Blast at Indian Power Plant

Officials said, the blast reportedly took place in a boiler tube, which is filled with heated water. As of now 10 deaths confirmed by district admin.; 100 ppl sustained burn injuries. A 32-member team of National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) is en route to NTPC Unchahar plant. Uttar Pradesh (UP) Chief Minister, Yogi Adityanath has taken cognisance of the NTPC explosion and directed the Principal Secretary of the state home department to take all the rescue and relief measures.



China preparing world's longest tunnel to divert Tibet river to desert

The river downstream is called the Brahmaputra , which joins the Ganges in Bangladesh. The Tsangpo flows from China into India through Arunachal Pradesh as the Siang before becoming the Brahmaputra in Assam. The Yunnan project envisioned the diversion of water from a series of rivers and lakes in the Yunnan-Guizhou Plateau-the country's second highest after the Tibetan plateau and similarly earthquake-prone-to the central parts of the province prone to drought through a 661-kilometer ...


Werder Bremen Sack Manager Alexander Nouri After Disastrous Start To Bundesliga Season

Werder Bremen Sack Manager Alexander Nouri After Disastrous Start To Bundesliga Season

The widely expected move comes with the team yet to have won a league match this season and follows a 3-0 defeat at home to Augsburg . "He has our thanks for that", said sporting director Frank Baumann. The defeat left Bremen 17th with just five points from five draws and as many defeats in Germany's top flight. "We are of the belief that this coaching team will implement an important impuse in the next few days and can stabilize the the team", Baumann said.



Hamas cedes control of Gaza-Egypt crossing to Palestinian Authority

The handover follows the conclusion of a reconciliation deal in October between the two Palestinian rival factions. But on Wednesday morning, Hamas began fulfilling its promise to hand over control of Gaza's borders to the PA - the most tangible sign yet that the deal is working.