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News18 Evening Digest: Canada Islands Volcano Destroys Over 100 Houses and Other Top Stories

A volcano in Spain’s Canary Islands has destroyed houses, authorities said Monday. (Image: AFP)

A volcano in Spain’s Canary Islands has destroyed houses, authorities said Monday. (Image: AFP)

Here are the top stories we are covering this evening: Canada Islands Volcano: Over 100 Houses Destroyed, 5,000 People Rendered Homeless; Former Karnataka CM Sadananda Gowda Files Complaint Against 'Deep Fake' Video; Hiker Bumps into Tom Cruise as Actor Lands Helicopter During MI:7 Filming; Neeraj Chopra Plays 5 Roles in Cred Ad, Twitter Says 'Could Do Akshay Kumar's Biopic'; BCCI Announces Hike in Match Fee for Domestic Cricketers; and India vs Australia 2021: Thumb Injury Rules Out Harmanpreet Kaur From First ODI.

Canada Islands Volcano: Over 100 Houses Destroyed, 5,000 People Rendered Homeless

A volcano in Spain’s Canary Islands has destroyed houses, authorities said Monday, as it spewed lava and ash after coming to life over the weekend and forcing some 5,000 people from their homes. “A number of houses have been destroyed", a regional government spokeswoman told AFP, adding that they were still surveying the area to determine precisely how many properties had been engulfed. Read More

Former Karnataka CM Sadananda Gowda Files Complaint Against ‘Deep Fake’ Video

A complaint was filed with the Commissioner of Police, Bengaluru against a “concocted and fabricated video" of Member of Parliament DV Sadananda Gowda on Sunday. Gowda, who’s also a former chief minister of Karnataka and a Union minister until recently, has also received a court injunction against uploading or forwarding the said video. Read More

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India vs Australia 2021: Thumb Injury Rules Out Harmanpreet Kaur From First ODI

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first published:September 20, 2021, 18:09 IST