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These Diamonds From Space Formed Inside A Long-Lost Planet: Scientists

Wed, 18/04/2018 - 9:14am

Students from the University of Khartoum volunteered to search for fragments, ultimately recovering more than 600 pieces of the meteorite now known as Almahata Sitta.

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Florida School Shooting 'Hero' Files First Civil Suit Against Gunman

Wed, 18/04/2018 - 8:37am

A young survivor of the February 14 school massacre in Florida who was repeatedly shot while protecting fellow students filed the first civil lawsuit Tuesday against the shooter.

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Barbara Bush, Former US First Lady, Dies At 92

Wed, 18/04/2018 - 8:30am

Former U.S. first lady Barbara Bush, the only woman to see her husband and son sworn in as U.S. president, died on Tuesday, the Bush family said. She was 92.

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Forensics Rule Out Presence Of Semen In Balloon Submitted By Delhi Student

Wed, 18/04/2018 - 8:04am

The college student, who had alleged that a semen-filled balloon was thrown at her in Amar colony market had submitted her clothes for forensic examination. The test results are back and have ruled...

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Trump Says US In "Extremely High" Level Talks With North Korea On Summit

Wed, 18/04/2018 - 7:42am

President Donald Trump said on Tuesday the United States is engaged in direct talks at "extremely high levels" with North Korea to try to set up a summit between him and its leader, Kim Jong Un.

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Russia Blocks Google, Amazon IP Addresses In Bid To Ban Telegram

Wed, 18/04/2018 - 7:36am

Russia's state communications regulator on Tuesday said it had blocked IP addresses owned by Google and Amazon, saying they were being used by the Telegram messaging service which Moscow moved to ban...

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German Theatre Probed Over Free Seats For Swastika Wearers

Wed, 18/04/2018 - 7:28am

A probe has been launched after a theatre in Germany promised free entry to spectators who wear a swastika to a play named after Adolf Hitler's Mein Kampf, prosecutors said Tuesday.

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Road Rage Verdict Flawed, Navjot Sidhu Tells Court, Stung By Own Party

Wed, 18/04/2018 - 6:51am

Fighting back the Punjab government which had supported his conviction, Punjab minister Navjot Singh Sidhu on Tuesday told the Supreme Court that the verdict sentencing him to three years in a road...

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In 15 Years, Rahul Gandhi Says Amethi Will Be As Developed As Singapore

Wed, 18/04/2018 - 6:46am

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is hardly seen to miss an opportunity to take pot shots at the Congress that was in power at the centre for decades. Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday faulted PM...

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Starbucks To Close 8,000 US Stores For Racial Tolerance Training

Wed, 18/04/2018 - 6:41am

Starbucks Corp will close 8,000 company-owned U.S. cafes for the afternoon on May 29 to train nearly 175,000 on how to prevent racial discrimination in its stores.

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