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The style statement of the First Lady on the ‘D Day’

Thursday, January 19, 2017

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There has been a lot of buzz about Melania Trump‘s dressing at the inauguration of Donald Trump as President which will be taking place on Friday. The former model has streamlined a level of sophistication in her approach to dressing that appears effortless, yet completely polished. ALSO READ: Centre appreciates cultural significance of Jallikattu: PM Modi to TN …

What did Obama tell PM Modi on his farewell call

Thursday, January 19, 2017

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Washington: US President Barack Obama and Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday had a telephonic conversation ahead of leaving the office to thank PM Modi for his partnership that enhanced the relations between India and America, the White House has said. Obama spoke on the phone with Modi on Wednesday to thank him for “his partnership” and to …

ROBOTS soon to satisfy everybody’s sexual needs

Thursday, January 19, 2017

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Married couples will only have sex on special occasions, turning to robots to satisfy their day-to-day needs, experts have predicted. Speaking at an international robotics conference, those working in the field predicted that the use of artificial intelligence (AI) devices in the bedroom will be the norm within 25 years. Dr Trudy Barber, an expert …

Obama’s parting words: ‘We’re going to be OK’

Thursday, January 19, 2017

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Barack Obama used his departing words as President Wednesday to offer an assured — if not entirely optimistic — outlook for a country governed by Donald Trump. “At my core I think we’re going to be OK,” Obama said as he concluded his final news conference at the White House. “We just have to fight …

Red-handed: China province admits faking economic data

Wednesday, January 18, 2017

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A Chinese official has admitted his province falsified its economic data for years, state media said today, indicating long-held suspicions that China has been cooking the books. The announcement by the governor of the industrial province of Liaoning comes as the world’s second-largest economy prepares to release 2016 data that is tipped to show the …

Nigerian Jet Mistakenly Bombs Refugee Camp, Killing many

Wednesday, January 18, 2017

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A Nigerian fighter jet searching for Boko Haram members on Tuesday accidentally bombed a camp for displaced people who had fled the militants, killing dozens of camp residents and at least six humanitarian workers, and wounding numerous others. The bombing struck a government-run camp in Rann, Nigeria, near the Cameroonian and Chadian borders, an area …

Search for missing Malaysian plane suspended,families cry foul

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

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The arduous underwater search for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 was suspended today, nearly three years after the plane vanished mysteriously over the Indian Ocean with 239 people, including five Indians, angering the grieving families who termed the move “irresponsible.” “Despite every effort using the best science available, cutting edge technology, as well as modeling and …

Istanbul nightclub attacker nabbed after police operation

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

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Following an attack in a nightclub in Istanbul, police have caught the alleged gunman who killed 39 people during an attack on a nightclub during New Year’s celebrations. The private Dogan news agency and other media say the suspect was caught in Istanbul’s district of Esenyurt in a police operation late on Sunday. ALSO READ: Five …

Five dead in shooting at Mexico music festival

Monday, January 16, 2017

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A shooting erupted at an electronic music festival in the Mexican resort of Playa del Carmen early today, leaving at least five people dead and sparking a stampede, the mayor said. Fifteen people were injured, some in the stampede, after at least one shooter opened fire before dawn at the Blue Parrot nightclub during the …

India’s NSG membership can’t be farewell gift: China to US

Monday, January 16, 2017

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BEIJING: China on Monday said admission of non-NPT signatories in NSG cannot be a “farewell gift” for countries to give to each other, a day after the outgoing Obama administration asserted that Beijing was an “outlier” in the efforts to make India a member of the elite nuclear club. “Regarding India’s application to the Nuclear …

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