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Rain subside though suffering continues in Chennai


The flood-hit Chennai has majorly hampered the normal life of people and seems is in no hurry to settle. While there temporary respite for the citizens was provided as the rains stopped since Wednesday night. However, the dark the sky has threatened more downpours. The central government has declared the city as disaster zone. The water level on the roads ...

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Volkswagen sales in US dropped post emission scandal


Volkswagen US announced their lackluster sales figures which showing a large scale drop during the month of November. As per the estimate, even less than 24,000 Volkswagen cars were sold in the month of November, posting a drop of 24.7 percent, Xinhua quoted the group as saying on Tuesday. Following the release of November sales figures, Volkswagen stocks fell over ...

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New study: Almonds now more healthier than before


Almonds who were earlier believed of carrying some amount of calories have been found 20 percent lower originally as per the new study. It was published by American Journal of Clinical Nutrition (AJCN) which provided a new understanding of the calorie count in almonds which can help manage food cravings and aid in weight management. In order to measure calories ...

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Facebook CEO and his wife to vow 99 percent shares for Humanitarian cause


Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and his wife Priscilla Chan have committed to donate 99 percent of their Facebook shares of about $45 billion, for children in order to advance human potential and promote equality. As the couple welcomed their first girl child Maxima Chan Zuckerberg or “Max” on Tuesday, referring as the “Chan Zuckerberg Initiative” , said they have created a ...

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Chris Brown cancels Australian tour post visa denial

Chris Brown

US rapper Chris Brown dropped the Australian leg of his world tour after he was unable to secure a visa due to the country’s hard-line stance on domestic violence. Chris Brown’s tour to Australia and New Zealand would not go ahead, Ticketek, the rapper’s Australian ticket sales distributer, said in a press release on Wednesday. The 26-year-old’s visa request was ...

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Shortage of supplies hampering livelihood of children in Nepal


Due to a severe shortage of fuel, food, medicines and vaccines, over three million children under the age of five are at the greatest risk of disease or even fatal death this winter as reported by UN Children’s Fund (UNICEF). Vital imports of essential commodities has been restricted at Nepal’s southern border for over the past 10 weeks due to ...

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Teen girl delivers baby in school washroom


A 13-year-old student of ninth standard has been reported of delivering a baby in her school washroom. This is something very shocking to even hear, but to a despair it really happened. And wonder what the incident did not occured in any remote village of Telangana but in Madhapur in the information technology hub, housing many global IT giants. During ...

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Gold increasing upon technical trading


Despite a stronger US dollar, Gold futures on the COMEX division of the New York Mercantile Exchange rose on a technical trading bounce. Monday was found as the most active gold contract for February delivery added $9.1 (0.86 percent)  and settle at $1,065.30 per ounce, Xinhua reported. In November, gold futures lost $76.1 (6.67 percent). According to MarketWatch, this is their ...

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US tightens Visa-waiver programe following Paris attack


Following the Paris attack, fearing of security, US took some steps in order to tighten the US Visa Waiver Programme (VWP) for citizens of 38 countries in the wake of Paris terrorist attacks. The new changes that were proposed mainly include aggressive steps by homeland security department (DHS) to collect information from VWP travellers on past travel to countries regarded ...

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