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#NewsInTweets: 15 Killed As Truck Rams Into Autorickshaw In Adilabad, Telangana

Posted on May 15, 2016 in News

By YKA Staff:

What’s the latest around the world today? Curated for you from the interwebz, here’s a quick morning fix to keep you updated. In 140 characters at that! Presenting, #NewsInTweets:

1. 15 killed in a truck-rickshaw collision in Adilabad district, Telangana.

2. A fire broke out in a mountain area in Uttarakhand. This comes soon after a fire ravaged more than 16,000 hectares of forest when it burned for over a week.

3. As heat wave strikes, red alert issued by Met department for 5 days in Gujarat.

4. Mandatory NEET spreads panic in entrance test free Tamil Nadu. The state had abolished entrance tests 9 years ago to relieve students of stress.

5. A militant arrested in Baramullah, Aadhar Card found with him.

6. Journalist arrested for fabricating RTI reply about AYUSH Ministry’s hiring policy.

7. WhatsApp officially launches a desktop app.

8. Stress during pregnancy can increase resilience in babies, reveals study from University of Basel in Switzerland.

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