Times of India

CBI arrests Chidambaram from his residence amid high drama (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
Former finance minister P Chidambaram was arrested here by the CBI in connection with INX Media case on Wednesday night, officials said. 73-year-old Chidambaram who made a surprise appearance at the Congress Headquarters was arrested by the CBI team soon after he reached his Jor Bagh residence, they said.
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Live: Chidambaram to be produced before court (Tue, 20 Aug 2019)
In a dramatic move, Chidambaram appeared at the Congress headquarters to declare his innocence in INX Media case. Later, CBI and ED teams reached his residence from where he was taken to CBI headquarters. Stay with TOI for the latest developments
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CBI team jumps wall, enters Chidambaram's home (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
A team of CBI officials descended on the residence of P Chidambaram Wednesday night, minutes after a dramatic appearance at a press conference at AICC headquarters. The team of about 30 CBI sleuths and Delhi police officials reached the residence of Chidambaram and knocked at the doors for a few minutes before scaling the boundary wall to enter the premises.
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'Govt taking steps to stop water flowing into Pak' (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
Union water resources minister Gajendra Singh Shekhawat has said the government has begun the process of stopping the waters from the Himalayan rivers flowing into Pakistan without violating Indus Water Treaty. "Work has already begun to stop the waters that flow into Pakistan (under the Indus treaty)," Shekhawat said.
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Kohli will break most of Sachin's records: Sehwag (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
Former India cricketer and one of the best attacking batsmen ever to have played the game, Virender Sehwag feels Virat Kohli is the best batsman of this generation at the moment and that the current Indian captain will break most of Sachin's records, barring one. "I don’t think anyone can break Sachin's record of playing 200 Test matches," he told TOI.
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"Shameless Witch-Hunt": Congress Attacks Centre Over P Chidambaram Arrest (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
Former Union Minister P Chidambaram's arrest is a "shameless witch-hunt" and an "abuse" of investigation agencies by the Narendra Modi government, the Congress said on Wednesday.
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Former Head Of UP Village Shot Dead By Bike-Borne Men: Police (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
The former head of Dhanaura Silverpur village in Uttar Pradesh's Baghpat district was shot dead by three motorcycle-borne men, police said on Wednesday.
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Kaun Banega Crorepati: Big B Couldn't Stop Chatting With This Contestant (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
Amitabh Bachchan hosted two contestants on the third episode of the season
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TN TET Result For Paper 2 Released; Check Here (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
TN TET result for both Paper I and Paper II has been released on the official website of TN TRB, trb.tn.nic.in.
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Shashi Tharoor Backs "Persecuted" Chidambaram With A Tweet And A Big Word (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
A day after probe agencies summoned Union Minister P Chidambaram in an alleged money laundering case involving INX Media, Congress leader Shashi Tharoor came out in his support with a tweet claiming...
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Srinagar, Jammu Mayors Get Minister Of State Status (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
The mayors of Srinagar and Jammu civic bodies have been granted status equivalent to that of Minister of State (MoS), according to an official order.
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BPSSC Recruitment Process For 2,446 Posts Begins Soon. Details Here (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
BPSSC recruitment notification has been released on the web portal of BPSSC, bpssc.bih.nic.in.
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"Drama For Viewing Pleasure Of Few": Karti Chidambaram On Father's Arrest (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
Even as former Union Minister P Chidambaram was arrested by investigation agencies from his residence in Delhi's Jorbagh amid high drama on Wednesday night, his son Karti took to social media to claim...
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The Dramatic Arrest Of P Chidambaram: CBI Climbed Walls Of His Home (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
Congress leader P Chidambaram, who had gone incommunicado for a day after his anticipatory bail in the INX Media case was rejected, was on Wednesday arrested by the CBI amid unprecedented drama at his...
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UNESCO Invites Nominations For Use Of Technology In Education Prize (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
UNESCO should receive the online submission form, in English or French, by October 31, 2019 at the latest.
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P Chidambaram Arrested From Home By CBI Amid High Drama (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
Former Union minister P Chidambaram was arrested by the Central Bureau of Investigation this evening after high drama outside his South Delhi home, complete with slogan-shouting supporters, police and...
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US Man Applied For Job, Ended Up On Trial For 20-Year Old Murder (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
When Todd Barket applied for a job at a Florida nursing home, he likely didn't expect to end up on trial for first-degree murder. The 51-year-old was living in Tampa's suburbs until March, when there...
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Shock In Denmark After Trump, Rebuffed Over Greenland, Cancels Visit (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
Danes voiced shock and disbelief on Wednesday at U.S. President Donald Trump's cancellation of a visit to Denmark after his idea to buy Greenland was rebuffed, although Prime Minister Mette...
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P Chidambaram Statement: "Between Life And Liberty, I Pick Liberty" (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
Former Union minister P Chidambaram - sought by investigative agencies for nearly 24 hours in connection with a corruption case -- appeared dramatically at the Congress headquarters this evening to...
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TANCA 2019 Rank List Soon. Details Here (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
Anna University will release TANCA rank on the official website, annauniv.edu, on August 22.
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Child Migrants To Be Held In Detention Longer Under New Trump Admin Rule (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
The Trump administration on Wednesday unveiled new rules that would allow officials to detain migrant families indefinitely while judges consider whether to grant them asylum in the United States.
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Twitter Crashes Globally Across Platforms, Including India (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
The micro-blogging platform Twitter on Wednesday evening went down in most parts of the world including in India, according to the website tracking portal DownDetector.
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Without Evidence, Brazil President Claims NGOs May Be Burning The Amazon (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro on Wednesday said, without presenting evidence, that non-governmental organizations could be burning down the Amazon rainforest to bring shame on his government...
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Pregnant Woman, Family Spend Night On Tree As Yamuna Overflows In Delhi (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
Yamuna River: A pregnant woman and her family spent an entire night on a tree to save themselves from the waters of the overflowing Yamuna that submerged their hut in Usmanpur area of New Delhi.
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'Vietjet' Airline To Kick Off India, Vietnam Flights Starting From Rs 9 (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
Vietnam-based airline Vietjet on Tuesday said that it will commence direct flight operations between India and Vietnam from December.
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Thousands Of Dalits In Delhi Protest Against Ravidas Temple Demolition (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
Ravidas Temple Demolished: The stretch between Jhandewalan and Ramlila Maidan in central Delhi turned into a sea of blue as thousands of Dalits from various parts of the country hit city streets on...
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Tweet On Subhas Chandra Bose's Death Anniversary Welcomed By Nephew (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
The Press Information Bureau's tweet announcing August 18 as Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose's death anniversary has been welcomed by one of his grandnephews, author Ashis Ray.
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Seen These Pics From Abhishek And Aishwarya Rai Bachchan's Wedding Yet? (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
Abhishek Bachchan and Aishwarya Rai got married in the year 2007 and the couple welcomed their first child Aaradhya in 2011
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Monsoon Rains Above Average For Fourth Straight Week (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
Monsoon rains in the country in the week through Wednesday were above average for a fourth straight week, the weather office said, with floods hitting many districts in the northern parts of the...
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P Chidambaram Being Arrested After CBI Team Manages To Enter His Home (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
Former Union minister P Chidambaram arrived at the party office of the Congress this evening after daylong BJP accusations of evading arrest. The senior Congress leader was not seen since the High...
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"Howdy, Modi!" Event In US, To Be Addressed By PM, Sold Out (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
"Howdy, Modi!", the community event to be addressed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in US' Houston next month has been sold out with over 50,000 people registering for the programme, the organisers...
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New Zealand Speaker Feeds MP's Baby In Parliament (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
The Speaker of New Zealand's parliament, Trevor Mallard, cradled a lawmaker's baby while he presided over a debate in the House of Representatives.
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Watch: Bowler Falls While Appealing, Leaving Fielders In Splits (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
Despite putting in extra effort in the bowling and even more so in the appeal, Tom Haines returned empty-handed as the umpire ruled in batsman's favour.
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After Seniors Ragged 150 UP Medical Students, Vice Chancellor Said This (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
The Vice-Chancellor of a prestigious Uttar Pradesh university, at which 150 junior medical students were forced to shave their heads and "bow in reverence" to their seniors in an alleged case of...
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Bengal Woman Allegedly Gang-Raped By Panchayat Member, 3 Others (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
A woman was allegedly raped by a panchayat member and three others in West Bengal's Jalpaiguri district after she asked for a refund of the cut money they had taken from her for getting her a house...
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Business, Tech, Offbeat News

RTGS For Customer Transactions To Open Sooner From August 26 (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
At present, the Real Time Gross Settlement (RTGS) System is available for customer transactions from 8 am to 6 pm.
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Jio Gains, Airtel And Vodafone-Idea Lose Users In January-June: Report (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
While Jio leads with 52 per cent share among 3G/4G users, Bharti's share has been stable at 23 per cent.
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Sebi Allows Rating Agencies To Collect Clients' Debt Data (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
Sebi) said it enabled rating agencies to get "explicit consent" from clients in rating agreements to secure details on debt repayments and any delays or defaults from lenders or other organisations.
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Rupee Closes Higher At 71.55 Against Dollar (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
Starting off on a bullish note, the rupee surged to a high of 71.36 per dollar during the day before settling at 71.55, clocking a gain of 16 paise.
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Fixing Weak Growth Is Highest Priority: RBI Policy Minutes (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
The Reserve Bank of India lowered its benchmark interest rates for a fourth straight meeting this month with a slightly bigger than expected cut.
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Mi A3 vs Redmi Note 7 Pro (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
Mi A3 price in India is set at Rs. 12,999 for the 4GB RAM + 64GB storage variant, while Redmi Note 7 Pro price starts at Rs. 13,999 for the same 4GB RAM + 64GB storage configuration.
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Facebook, Twitter's China Accounts Action Show Disinformation Going Global (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
Facebook and Twitter's decision to crack down on fake accounts tied to China underscores how Silicon Valley's disinformation challenges have gone global.
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Realme 5 vs Redmi Note 7S (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
Realme 5 is here and it is all set to go on sale in India for the first time next week. We take a look at exactly how the Realme 5 fares against the Redmi Note 7s on paper.
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iPhone 11 to Be Bundled With Fast Charging USB Type-C Charger: Report (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
iPhone 11 will come bundled with a USB Type-C charger and a USB Type-C to Lightning cable, according to charging peripherals-focussed website ChargerLab.
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Tile Mate Tracker Launched in India, Helps Find Misplaced Valuables (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
The Tile Mate Bluetooth tracker has been launched in India, and it helps in tracking items if they are misplaced.
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Xiaomi Doesn't Expect Economic Slowdown to Impact Smartphones in India (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
With economic slowdown beginning to adversely affect several industries in India, Xiaomi India said on Wednesday that smartphone sales would remain insulated from the impact as the festive season...
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Vietjet To Start India-Vietnam Operations, Offers Flight From Rs 9 (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
Currently, Vietjet operates around 400 flights daily with 129 routes covering places across Vietnam and international destinations.
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Amazon Opens Its Largest Campus in the World in Hyderabad (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
Amazon opened its largest and first Amazon-owned campus outside the US in Hyderabad on Wednesday.
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Elon Musk Proposes Using Giant Mirrors to Warm Up Mars (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
Elon Musk is pushing a new idea to make the Mars atmosphere more hospitable to humans.
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Intel 10th Gen 14nm 'Comet Lake' Core CPUs Announced For Slim Laptops (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
Intel will supplement its initial 10nm U-series and Y-series Core CPU models for slim and light laptops with refreshed 14nm offerings
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Ransomware Attack Hits More Than 20 Texas Local Governments (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
More than 20 local governments in Texas were targeted in a coordinated ransomware attack of unprecedented size on Friday.
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Samsung Galaxy M30s Spotted on Wi-Fi Alliance, May Launch Soon (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
Samsung Galaxy M30s Wi-Fi Alliance certification suggests that the phone runs on Android Pie and supports 2.4GHz and 5GHz bands.
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Denuvo Launches Anti-Piracy, Anti-Cheating Solution for Mobile Games (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
Denuvo has announced Mobile Game Protection, an anti-piracy DRM solution for protecting mobile games from piracy and cheating.
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YouTube Is Retiring Its Direct Messaging Feature Next Month (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
YouTube direct messaging service, not the most popular way to chat for a large number of users, is set to fade out soon.
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Microsoft's Chromium-Based Edge Beta Now Available for Windows, macOS (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
Microsoft has released a public beta of its new Chromium-based Edge browser which is available for Windows 7, Windows 10, and macOS.
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IndiGo Announces New Flights, Offers Tickets From Rs 2,059 (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
Customers willing to avail the services can book flight tickets via IndiGo's official website- goindigo.in, the carrier said.
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Sebi Eases Norms For Foreign Portfolio Investors (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
The Sebi in its board meet on Wednesday also decided to allow offshore funds of Indian mutual funds (MFs) to invest as FPIs.
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MoviePass User Records Said to Have Been Exposed on Public Server (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
MoviePass has reportedly exposed thousands of unencrypted customer card numbers and personal credit cards because a critical server was not protected with a password.
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Elon Musk Says a Big Asteroid Will Hit Earth, and We Have No Defence (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
A monster asteroid called 99942 Apophis -- named after an Egyptian "God of Chaos" -- will come dangerously close to the Earth in 2029.
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Facebook Confirms Hiring Journalists to Curate Its News Tab (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
Facebook on Tuesday confirmed plans for a News Tab that will be edited by seasoned journalists, in a departure from its longstanding practice of letting algorithms dictate a user's experience.
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'Internet Language' Creates Community - and Creates Division (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
If I started a sentence with "Ermahgerd," misspelled "the" as "teh" or dropped a "1" in a string of exclamation points, and that sentence made sense to you - congratulations: You're an Internet...
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The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt for Nintendo Switch Release Date Revealed (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt for Nintendo Switch is set to release on October 15, with two expansions and 16 free DLCs.
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India's Growth May Slow Down To 5.7% In April-June: Nomura (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
The report attributed the slowdown to the ongoing crisis in shadow banks, which were funding the consumption drive before liquidity crisis hit them.
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Fortnite v10.10 Content Update Brings Junk Rifts to Combat B.R.U.T.E Mechs (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
The latest Fortnite v10.10 content update introduces a new item called Junk Rift to take on the B.R.U.T.E Mechs.
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Delhi Ranked As 10th Fastest Growing Market Globally: Knight Frank (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
The capital region, by virtue of its limited supply of luxury properties, saw a 4.4 per cent rise in weighted average of capital values.
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Gold Prices At An All-Time High On Increased Demand: 10 Points (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
Rising for second day in a row, gold prices registered a new record high on Wednesday. Gold prices rose by Rs 50 to hit an all-time high of Rs 38,820 per 10 gram in Delhi, news agency Press Trust of...
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Latest Interest Rates Charged By SBI On Loans, Other Details (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
State Bank of India (SBI), the country's largest lender, has announced a slew of offers across different loan categories such as car loans, personal loans, education loans and home loans. The bank...
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Parle-G Joins 'Sacred Games' Meme Fest. Netflix And Swiggy Respond (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
Since the second season of Sacred Games was released one week ago, people haven't been able to stop talking about it. On Tuesday, Parle-G - one of India's best-selling biscuit brands - took to Twitter...
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Sensex, Nifty Decline For Second Day; Tata Motors, Yes Bank Top Losers (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
All the 11 sector gauges compiled by National Stock Exchange ended lower led by the Nifty PSU Bank Index's 3 per cent drop.
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Amazon, Taking On Walmart in India, Opens Largest Campus In Hyderabad (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
Built in Hyderabad over three years, the new campus is Amazon's first owned building outside of the United States, spans 1.8 million square feet of office space and will accommodate 15,000 workers.
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ITC, Asia's Top Cigarette Maker, Considers Stake In Coffee Day: Report (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
Coffee Day is under pressure to pare borrowings after its founder VG Siddhartha took his own life as debt strains began to emerge in his companies.
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SBI Offers Repo-Linked Home Loan Starting At 8.05% Interest Rate (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
SBI had earlier linked its savings bank deposits and short-term loans to the repo rate, becoming the first Indian bank to do so.
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Rabbit Or Raven? Viral Video Will Make You Question Your Eyes (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
On Sunday, Daniel Quintana, a senior researcher in biological psychiatry at the University of Oslo in Norway, shared a video that has gone massively viral on Twitter. The video features a black...
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Alibaba Delays Up To $15 Billion Hong Kong Listing Amid Protests: Report (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
The decision to postpone the deal was taken at a board meeting before Alibaba's earnings release last week, according to the report.
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NSE Revises Criteria For Inclusion Of Stocks In Nifty Indices (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
The revision will come into effect from the forthcoming review of equity indices. The changes in the eligibility criteria have been made after a review by the Index Maintenance Sub-Committee of NSE...
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Tata Motors Shares Slump To Lowest In 17 Years (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
Domestic passenger vehicles sales in India plunged 30.98 per cent to 2,00,790 units last month, data from industry body SIAM showed last week.
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In Virender Sehwag's Pic With Wife, His Caption Takes The Cake (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
Virender Sehwag has shared a post on Instagram that will make husbands around the world laugh out loud. For the post, he borrowed the words of American comedian Milton Berle. Read it here.
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Fact-Checked: The Truth Behind Viral 'Instagram Terms-Of-Service' Post (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
Over the last few days, celebrities have been sharing different variations of a viral post that claims Instagram is implementing new rules on photo usage. Is there any truth to this viral post?
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Sensex, Nifty Erase Gains; Metal, Realty Shares Worst Hit (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
All but one sector gauges compiled by National Stock Exchange were trading lower led by the Nifty Metal Index's over 2 per cent decline.
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Gone With The Wind: Flying Mattresses Derail Open-Air Cinema Event (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
A strong gust of wind almost derailed an open-air cinema event in Colorado recently. Dozens of air mattresses that had been set up for the event were sent flying into the air as the wind kicked up.
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Woman's Photoshoot On A Train Is Viral And People Love Her Confidence (Tue, 20 Aug 2019)
Jessica George was riding the New York subway when fellow passenger Ben Yahr spotted her whipping out her phone, setting it to self-timer and having a glamorous photoshoot right then and there.
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Family Finds Live Frog In Box Of Lettuce. Watch (Tue, 20 Aug 2019)
A video that is being widely circulated online will ensure that you take a closer look at all the salads you eat. Shared on Twitter by Karlie Allen, it shows the moment a family discovered a live frog...
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Adorable Pic Of Service Dogs Enjoying Theatre Charms The Internet (Tue, 20 Aug 2019)
An adorable photo of service dogs sitting in a Canadian theatre has charmed the Internet. The dogs were enjoying a production of 'Billy Elliot'
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Horrifying Video Shows Alligator Climbing Fence At Military Base (Tue, 20 Aug 2019)
A horrifying video that is going viral online shows a huge alligator scaling a fence to enter the military base of Naval Air Station Jacksonville in Florida.
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A Failed Suicide Attempt Gave Her A New Lease Of Life. Read Moving Post (Tue, 20 Aug 2019)
A Mumbai woman's moving post on how a failed suicide attempt changed her life and her perspective has struck a chord with the Internet.
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How A 'Sacred Games' Blooper Is Giving Indian Man In UAE Sleepless Nights (Tue, 20 Aug 2019)
Sacred Games 2: An Indian expat in Sharjah has been flooded with unsolicited phone calls from around the world ever since the second season of the hit Netflix crime thriller Sacred Games released on...
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Huge Snake Falls From Ceiling To Bed. Pics Will Make You Shudder (Tue, 20 Aug 2019)
A Facebook post by Sunshine Coast Snake Catchers shows a carpet python on a bed. The snake was relaxing on a light fitting that couldn't take its weight and gave way.
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Dramatic Video Shows Cop Saving A Two-Week-Old Baby From Choking (Tue, 20 Aug 2019)
A police officer from Danville, USA, is being hailed a hero for saving the life of a choking baby in a dramatic rescue that was captured on video.
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Caught On Camera: Glacier Collapse Has Kayakers Paddling For Their Lives (Mon, 19 Aug 2019)
Two men kayaking in Alaska count themselves lucky to have survived a sudden glacier collapse that sent a huge wave of water towards them.
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People Are Still Obsessed With Pokemon And This Is Their World Cup (Mon, 19 Aug 2019)
At the annual Pokemon World Championships, held in a different city each year, approximately 1,500 players as young as 5 years old from nearly 50 countries competed in the card- and video-game...
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R Madhavan Shuts Down Troll Who Commented On His Family Pic (Fri, 16 Aug 2019)
Actor R Madhavan responded to a Twitter user who questioned him over a crucifix in his family photograph with a powerful message. "I respect each religion as my own," he wrote.
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Hyderabad Man Uses Zomato To Score Free Ride, Internet Applauds (Fri, 16 Aug 2019)
Aman from Hyderabad found an innovative way home from the mall by ordering food through Zomato and hitching a ride with the food-delivery rider. His creativity has now won him a number of fans online.
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Twitter Reviews 'Sacred Games 2' With Hilarious Memes (Fri, 16 Aug 2019)
When the first season of Sacred Games dropped in 2018, it took the Internet by storm. But is the second season, which came out only a day ago, just as good?
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Watch: Girls Defy Stereotypes In Boy-Sparse Village In Poland (Fri, 16 Aug 2019)
In a Polish village where no boys have been born in almost 10 years, girls are training for roles usually reserved for men.
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Hilarious Clip Of Grizzly Bear 'Dancing' An Itch Away Delights Internet (Fri, 16 Aug 2019)
A grizzly bear at the Akron Zoo in Ohio, USA, recently put on quite the show for amused visitors when it began to scratch an itch.
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Sports, Cricket, Movies

PKL 7: Puneri Paltan Thrash Bengaluru Bulls, Jaipur Edge Tamil Thalaivas (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
Puneri Paltan beat defending champions Bengaluru Bulls 31-23 while Jaipur Pink Panthers edged Tamil Thalaivas 28-26 in a closely-contested encounter.
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Australia Captain Tim Paine Expecting "Same Old Steve Smith" (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
Steve Smith has been ruled out of the third Ashes Test at Headingley after being concussed by a Jofra Archer 92 mph bouncer in the drawn second Test at Lord's.
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16 Interviewed For Physio Job, 12 For Strength And Conditioning Coach (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
The selection committee interviewed 16 aspirants eyeing the physio's job and 12 for the position of strength and conditioning coach on Wednesday.
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Jason Roy Set To Play In Third Test After Passing Concussion Test (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
Jason Roy was struck by a throw-down from ex-England international Marcus Trescothick.
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Twitter Agree To Meet With Manchester United Over Paul Pogba Abuse (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
Manchester United executives were keen for a meeting with Twitter after their French World Cup winning midfielder Paul Pogba was the victim of racist abuse.
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Virat Kohli's Beach Time With Anushka Sharma In West Indies. See Pic (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
Virat Kohli took a little time off with wife Anushka Sharma before he returns to action in the Test series with the West Indies.
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Watch: Bowler Falls While Appealing, Leaving Fielders In Splits (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
Despite putting in extra effort in the bowling and even more so in the appeal, Tom Haines returned empty-handed as the umpire ruled in batsman's favour.
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Watch: Batsman's Unusual Way To Deal With Short Ball (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
Leicestershire batsman Mark Cosgrove used his head to negotiate a short ball away towards the first slip during a county match against Durham.
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England Start 2020 Season With Windies Test At The Oval (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
After the Oval, England will face the West Indies in Tests at Edgbaston and Lord's.
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Kohli, Richards Come Together For A "Special Interaction" (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
The BCCI on Wednesday posted a teaser on Twitter of the "special interaction" between Virat Kohli and Vivian Richards.
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Anil Kumble Should Be BCCI's Chairman Of Selectors, Says Virender Sehwag (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
Virender Sehwag believes that Anil Kumble has everything it takes to be the chairman of selectors.
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BFI Should Consider Doing Away With Selection Trials: Mary Kom (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
A controversy broke out over Mary Kom's selection for the women's World Boxing Championships in Russia after her competitor in the 51kg category, Nikhat Zareen, was refused a trial bout.
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BCCI Gets New Title Sponsors Till 2023 (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
The winning bid was fixed at Rs 326.80 crore to be paid by the company to the cricket board in the next four years.
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Ashes 2019, 3rd Test: When And Where To Watch (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
With Steve Smith ruled out of the third Ashes Test due to delayed concussion, England have the best chance to snap Australia's lead in the five-match series.
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Shastri Calls Richards King Of Antigua (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
India will take on the West Indies in the first test of the series at the Sir Vivian Richards Stadium in Antigua.
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3rd Ashes Test: Australia To Miss Smith, England Seek To Level Series (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
Steve Smith was hit on the neck by Jofra Archer during the 2nd Test and was left out of the squad for the 3rd Test.
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India vs West Indies, 1st Test: When And Where To Watch (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
India thrashed the West Indies to sweep the three-match T20 International series and won the three-match One-day International series 2-0.
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India Begin World Test Championship Quest Against West Indies (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
India and the West Indies will get involved in the World Test Championship with the first Test beginning at Antigua on Thursday.
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Warne Says This About World Cup Final Overthrow (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
Shane Warne, who is also a part of the MCC committee which will review the decision, questioned umpire's decision, saying that the overthrow should have been called a dead ball.
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Indian Men's Hockey Team Hammers New Zealand 5-0 (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
The Indian men's hockey team thrashed New Zealand 5-0 to avenge the loss it endured in their round robin clash.
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Pakistan Cricketer Hasan Ali Marries Indian Girl Shamia Arzoo In Dubai (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
Hasan Ali had earlier posted a picture on Twitter, marking his "last night as a bachelor".
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Kohli Enjoys "Stunning Day At Beach With Boys" Ahead Of West Indies Tests (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
Virat Kohli enjoyed a beach party with his team and the support staff at Jolly Beach in Antigua.
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Kohli, Pant Pose In New Test Jerseys With Names And Numbers. See Pictures (Tue, 20 Aug 2019)
India begin their World Test Championship campaign with the two-Test series against the West Indies, starting on Thursday in Antigua.
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Ashes 2019: Australia Rule Out Bouncer Battle Despite Steve Smith Blow (Tue, 20 Aug 2019)
Justin Langer insisted his side would not be sidetracked from their goal of becoming the first Australia side in 18 years to win an Ashes series in England.
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Today's Big Release: Akshay Kumar's Toilet: Ek Prem Katha (Thu, 10 Aug 2017)
Akshay Kumar's Toilet: Ek Prem Katha has a social message wrapped in the cover of humour
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Today's Big Release: SRK And Anushka's Jab Harry Met Sejal (Thu, 03 Aug 2017)
In Jab Harry Met Sejal, the protagonists embark on a journey to find Sejal's ring which only makes them realise what they mean to each other
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Today's Big Release: Indu Sarkar And Mubarakan (Thu, 27 Jul 2017)
Madhur Bhandarkar's Indu Sarkar is set during the Emergency. Meanwhile, Mubarakan will tickle your funny bone
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Today's Big Release: Much-Awaited Lipstick Under My Burkha (Thu, 20 Jul 2017)
Lipstick Under My Burkha, which had a bumpy start, will finally hit the screens today
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Today's Big Release: Sridevi's MOM (Fri, 07 Jul 2017)
Bollywood has two film releasing today - MOM and Guest Iin London. Hollywood's offering Spider-Man: Homecoming to moviegoers
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Today's Big Release: Ek Haseena Thi Ek Deewana Tha, The Big Sick (Thu, 29 Jun 2017)
Upen Patel's Ek Haseena Thi Ek Deewana Tha releases along with Anupam Kher's Hollywood film The Big Sick
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Today's Big Release: Salman Khan's Tubelight (Thu, 22 Jun 2017)
Salman Khan's Tubelight is set against the backdrop of Indo-China war (1962). Sohail Khan and child artiste Matin Rey Tangu co-star with Salman in the film
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Rasika Dugal Now Relates To Saadat Hasan Manto's 'Fearlessness' (Tue, 20 Jun 2017)
Nandita Das' film on renowned writer Saadat Hasan Manto stars Nawazuddin Siddiqui and Rasika Dugal
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Hum Paanch Returns: What Actress Cast As Kaajal Says (Tue, 20 Jun 2017)
The popular comedy show Hum Paanch is all set to return to television with a third season, titled Hum Paanch Phir Se. Jayashree Venkataramanan, who will be portraying the role of Kaajal bhai in the...
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Something About Varun Dhawan Worries Karan Johar A Lot (Mon, 19 Jun 2017)
"I get worried watching Varun on shows because I feel in his excitement, besides his shirt, many other garments might come off," said Karan Johar
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Boman Irani's 'Appalled' That People Don't Know Who Kailash Satyarthi Is (Mon, 19 Jun 2017)
What was shocking for the actor was what followed after he agreed to take up the role, "After agreeing to do the film, I got excited and called some friends, from the industry and even journalists who...
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Katrina Kaif On Working With Ranbir Kapoor: It Will Never Happen Again (Mon, 19 Jun 2017)
Katrina Kaif and Ranbir Kapoor's next release is Jagga Jasoos
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Don 3 Is Not Very Far. Details Will Be Announced 'Soon' (Sun, 18 Jun 2017)
"We are thinking about Don 3 and we are thinking very hard on it. We have found the right idea, it's being written now. We will make an official announcement soon," said Ritesh Sidhwani
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Short Film On Vidya And Her Father Gets A Good Review By Bollywood Stars (Sun, 18 Jun 2017)
Describing Farhan Akhtar's short film on Vidya Balan, Amitabh Bachchan said it is "a moving pertinent strong statement"
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Today's Big Release: Riteish Deshmukh's Bank Chor (Thu, 15 Jun 2017)
After from Bank Chor, Hollywood films Despicable Me 3 and Cars 3 are also releasing today
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Abhishek On Film With Aishwarya: Still In Talks With Anurag Kashyap (Mon, 12 Jun 2017)
Abhishek Bachchan said that his wife Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and he are still in talks with Anurag Kashyap for his upcoming project
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Rhea Chakraborty Met Shah Rukh Khan. Reacted Like The Rest Of Us Would (Mon, 12 Jun 2017)
"I met SRK after becoming an actor at a couple of film parties. That experience made me fall in love even more than I already was," said Rhea Chakraborty
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Deepika Wishes Happy Birthday To Dad Prakash Padukone With This Cute Pic (Sun, 11 Jun 2017)
Deepika Padukone shared a throwback picture of herself with father Prakash Padukone on his 62nd birthday
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Today's Big Release: Sushant Singh Rajput And Kriti Sanon's Raabta (Thu, 08 Jun 2017)
Raabta is the story of two lovers - played by Sushant and Kriti - who are separated by death (thanks to a conniving villain, played by Jim Sarbh). They meet again centuries later but will their love...
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Upen Patel Is 'Not Dejected' By His Film Career (Thu, 08 Jun 2017)
Upen Patel, who has been part of hit films like Namastey London and Ajab Prem Ki Ghazab Kahani, says that he's not 'dejected' by the way his career in Bollywood has shaped up
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NDTV News - World-news

US Man Applied For Job, Ended Up On Trial For 20-Year Old Murder (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
When Todd Barket applied for a job at a Florida nursing home, he likely didn't expect to end up on trial for first-degree murder. The 51-year-old was living in Tampa's suburbs until March, when there...
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Shock In Denmark After Trump, Rebuffed Over Greenland, Cancels Visit (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
Danes voiced shock and disbelief on Wednesday at U.S. President Donald Trump's cancellation of a visit to Denmark after his idea to buy Greenland was rebuffed, although Prime Minister Mette...
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Child Migrants To Be Held In Detention Longer Under New Trump Admin Rule (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
The Trump administration on Wednesday unveiled new rules that would allow officials to detain migrant families indefinitely while judges consider whether to grant them asylum in the United States.
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Twitter Crashes Globally Across Platforms, Including India (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
The micro-blogging platform Twitter on Wednesday evening went down in most parts of the world including in India, according to the website tracking portal DownDetector.
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Without Evidence, Brazil President Claims NGOs May Be Burning The Amazon (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro on Wednesday said, without presenting evidence, that non-governmental organizations could be burning down the Amazon rainforest to bring shame on his government...
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New Zealand Speaker Feeds MP's Baby In Parliament (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
The Speaker of New Zealand's parliament, Trevor Mallard, cradled a lawmaker's baby while he presided over a debate in the House of Representatives.
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US Military Drone Shot Down Over Yemen: Officials (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
A U.S. military MQ-9 drone was shot down in Yemen's Dhamar governate, southeast of the Houthi-controlled capital Sanaa, two U.S. officials told Reuters on Wednesday.
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Amazon Rainforest Burning: Brazil Reports Record Forest Fires (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
Wildfires raging in the Amazon rainforest have hit a record number this year, with 72,843 fires detected so far by Brazil's space research center INPE, as concerns grow over right-wing President Jair...
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Over 2,300 Tigers Killed, Trafficked In This Century: Report (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
More than 2,300 endangered tigers have been killed and illegally trafficked since the turn of the century, according to a report published Tuesday, urging more action to protect the giant cats.
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China Threatens Sanctions On US Firms Linked To Taiwan Warplanes Sale (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
China on Wednesday blasted a planned US arms shipment to self-ruled Taiwan and threatened to sanction US firms involved in the sale of F-16 fighter jets.
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Israel Responds To Trump's Remarks On "Jewish People" Who Back Democrats (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
Israeli officials on Wednesday offered a muted response to remarks by U.S. President Donald Trump who said American Jews who vote for the democratic Party were 'disloyal.'
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Australia Joins US-Led Maritime Security Mission In Gulf (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
Australia will join the United States in a security mission to protect merchant vessels travelling through key Middle East waterways after Iran seized a British-flagged vessel, Prime Minister Scott...
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Everest Region Bans Single-Use Plastic To Reduce Waste On Mountains (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
Single-use plastics have been banned in the Everest region to reduce the vast amounts of waste left by trekkers and mountaineers, Nepali authorities said Thursday.
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China Says Detaining Employee Of UK Consulate In Hong Kong (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
An employee of Britain's consulate in Hong Kong who went missing earlier this month is being held in China, Beijing confirmed Wednesday.
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Trump Says He Had To "Take China On," Regardless Of Impact On US Economy (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
U.S. President Donald Trump said on Tuesday he had to confront China over trade even if it caused short-term harm to the U.S. economy because Beijing had been cheating Washington for decades.
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