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Judge breaks pencil, asks couple to glue it together

A sentimental court drama in Gujarat high court (HC) on Friday reminded all those present in the courtroom of the famous scene of Bollywood blockbuster ‘Three Idiots’, in which a character squeezes the toothpaste out of its tube, and then

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Woman is glassed in the face and scarred for life all because she smiled at someone

THIS is the horrifying moment a 25-year-old was glassed in the face – all because she SMILED at another woman she thought she knew. Rosie Skitt, from Jordanthorpe, Sheffield, was left scarred for life after Charlotte Green, 20, slammed a wine glass

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When an advice from a waiter helped Sachin Tendulkar rectify a batting flaw

What’s the story? Indian batting legend Sachin Tendulkar today recalled how an advice from a waiter helped him rectify his batting flaw. He was in Chennai once during his playing days when a waiter at a restaurant came up to

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BREATHE IN! Sasha’s hotness can keep you ‘hanging’

New Delhi [India], Jan. 30: Shahid Kapoor’s social media updates make all girls go gaga over him. Keeping up with the tradition, Sasha recently took to Instagram and posted a shirtless photo of him and captioned it “Hanging in the

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Miss France is the new Miss Universe

London [UK], Jan. 30 : Beating out women from around the world, Iris Mittenaere, a 23-year-old dental student from France, has been crowned the winner of the 65th Miss Universe competition held this year in the Philippines. Mittenaere from the

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‘I pray Trump bans Pakistani visas’: Imran Khan

Islamabad [Pakistan], Jan. 30 : Condemning the plight of Muslims being prevented from entering the United States under President Donald Trump’s immigration ban, Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) chairman Imran Khan has said that he wants the former to ban Pakistani visas

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Visitor mauled to death by tiger in Ningbo zoo in China

A man has been mauled to death by a tiger after he entered its enclosure at a zoo in eastern China. The tiger was then shot dead by a special forces unit from the local police, in the Sunday incident

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Quebec City mosque shooting: At least five reportedly killed

Five people are reported to have been killed in a shooting at a mosque in Quebec City, Canada. Shots were fired at the Quebec Islamic Cultural Centre on Sunday night, where dozens had gathered for evening prayers. Two people have

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Trump stands firm over travel ban

The Trump administration is standing firm over its ban on immigration from seven countries despite court rulings and mass protests against it. In a statement, President Trump said visas would once again be issued once “the most secure policies” were

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Will artificial companions be our best friend in the future?

Companion robots are playing an ever-increasing role in helping busy people look after the elderly and children. With an aging population and an increasing labor shortage, the demand for companion robots for elder care and children’s companions is on the

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25 on board missing Malaysian boat rescued: Malaysian authorities

Twenty-five people, mostly Chinese tourists have been rescued after their boat sank off Malaysia’s Sabah state on North Borneo, officials said Sunday. Shahidan Kassim, a minister in the Prime Minister’s Department, told a press conference that 23 people were rescued

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PV Sindhu wins maiden Syed Modi Grand Prix Gold title

Lucknow [India], Jan. 29 : Ace Indian shuttler PV Sindhu on Sunday came out with yet another dominating performance as she defeated Indonesia’s Gregoria Mariska to clinch her maiden Syed Modi Grand Prix Gold women’s singles title. Sindhu, the Rio

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Yemen al-Qaeda: US commandos raid stronghold

The US has carried out a commando raid on an al-Qaeda stronghold in central Yemen, killing 14 militants, the military says. One US soldier died and three were injured. Several Apache helicopters were reported to have taken part in the

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Trump executive order: US judge temporarily halts deportations

A US judge has issued a temporary halt to the deportation of visa holders or refugees stranded at airports after President Donald Trump issued an order barring entry to them for 90 days. The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) filed

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Govt planning insurance guidelines for electronic wallet transactions

New Delhi: In order to work out a mechanism to enable an insurance framework for electronic wallet transactions, government has initiated talks with mobile wallet players and insurance companies.  Also in the offing is notification of forensics labs as registered

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