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Hum Dekhenge: What will you see, IIT Kanpur?

Hum Dekhenge: What will you see, IIT Kanpur?

The institute's director Abhay Karandikar has, meanwhile, tweeted on the nature of the committee formed and said the institute had never permitted the solidarity march. "It was contributing to escalat...

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China replaces top envoy to Hong Kong

China replaces top envoy to Hong Kong

The violence has eased somewhat in the past month, but sporadic clashes have continued. Mr Wang was the most senior mainland political official stationed in Hong Kong. Besides calling for Lam's resi...

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Terrorism not ruled out in fatal park stabbing near Paris

Terrorism not ruled out in fatal park stabbing near Paris

The attack took place in the town of Villejuif, near Paris . The woman was not seriously injured. Local prosecutor Laure Beccuau said her department was working closely with the national anti-terro...

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Celeste Barber social media plea raises millions for NSW firefighters

Barber took to her Instagram stories on Friday to thank the people who've already donated to her fundraiser, and shared other outlets that worldwide donors could give money to including the Red Cross ...

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Trump says Iranian general 'should have been taken out many years ago'

Trump says Iranian general 'should have been taken out many years ago'

They are not almost as saddened as the leaders will let the outside world believe. " The state of play: The very core of Iran's strategy of power projection in the region, which blends militant and...

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2 inmates escape Mississippi penitentiary amid statewide lockdown after prisoner deaths

2 inmates escape Mississippi penitentiary amid statewide lockdown after prisoner deaths

Day was convicted of two counts of aggravated assault and sentenced to life in prison in October 2017. Authorities said May was serving time for aggravated assault in Harrison County and Williams wa...

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Bushfires sweep across southeast Australia, 2 more killed

Bushfires sweep across southeast Australia, 2 more killed

Dozens of communities, from small towns on the south coast of New South Wales, to alpine villages in neighbouring Victoria state, faced extreme conditions as fires grew so large they generated dry thu...

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Trump addresses evangelicals in Hispanic Miami megachurch

Trump addresses evangelicals in Hispanic Miami megachurch

During the coalition launch at the El Rey Jesus Church in Miami Friday, Trump touted how thanks to the "flawless strike" that killed Soleimani, his "bloody rampage is now forever gone". The event came...

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Cambodian rescuers find new survivors from building collapse

Cambodian rescuers find new survivors from building collapse

Hundreds of soldiers and rescuers frantically picked through the rubble of a collapsed building in southern Cambodia on Saturday looking for bodies as the death toll from the disaster rose to seve...

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Heat, lightning threaten further fires in Victoria

Around 37 warnings were issued in Victoria , and more than 50 fires rage across the state. It is understood he was fighting fires at his and neighbouring properties at Maramingo Creek in East Gipps...

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Trump ordered killing of Soleimani to protect U.S. personnel overseas: Pentagon

Trump ordered killing of Soleimani to protect U.S. personnel overseas: Pentagon

In 2011, General David Petraeus, the former Central Intelligence Agency director, said that Soleimani and his Quds had undermined much of Washington's work with Iraq's Shia Muslims and had undone USA ...

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Qasem Soleimani: Strike was to 'stop war', says Trump

In fact, Gen. Gholamali Abuhamzeh, a senior Revolutionary Guards leader, has already identified almost three dozen "vital American targets" in the region that are vulnerable to retaliatory attacks. So...

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Trump campaign rakes in $46M in fourth quarter, blowing past Democrats’ hauls

By the end of November, the DNC had raised $ 83.6 million for this year and owed $ 6.5 million, according to campaign finance records. "President Trump's campaign and the RNC are working hand-in-h...

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‘Grand Theft Auto 5’ is now on Xbox Game Pass

‘Grand Theft Auto 5’ is now on Xbox Game Pass

The fifth mainline installment in the Grand Theft Auto series debuted on PS3 and Xbox One over six years ago, and yet it remains one of the best-selling games year after year. Despite releasing almo...

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Coalition scales back Iraq operations for security reasons

Khamenei said harsh revenge awaited the "criminals" who killed Soleimani and said his death would double resistance against the United States and Israel. ally to push Donald Trump to take a more con...

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Melania Trump fury: FLOTUS 'wants to

Melania Trump fury: FLOTUS 'wants to

But, before they could toast to 2020 and cheers to Donald Jr. for his 42nd birthday with champagne, President Trump and Melania were stopped by reporters and asked about their new year's resolut...

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TSMC Likely to Begin 'A14' 5nm Chip Production in Q2

TSMC Likely to Begin 'A14' 5nm Chip Production in Q2

The production is expected to start in the second quarter this year. The foundry is expected to begin the manufacture of the A14 chip in Q2 of 2020. In the first rumor , Digitimes reports that "A...

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Crowds chant 'Death to America' at top general's funeral in Baghdad

Crowds chant 'Death to America' at top general's funeral in Baghdad

The body of Iranian Revolutionary Guards commander General Qassem Soleimani , who was killed in a United States strike at Baghdad International airport, was identified through the prominent red rin...

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Google Pixel 4a Design Leak Shows a New Hole-Punch Display

Google Pixel 4a Design Leak Shows a New Hole-Punch Display

The December security patch introduced a handful of new features for the Pixel lineup. Google hasn't confirmed its next patch will fix the Android bug in question, but we have our fingers crossed....

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Thousands mourn Iranian general Qassem Soleimani at funeral in Baghdad

Thousands mourn Iranian general Qassem Soleimani at funeral in Baghdad

Trump's final pre-strike consultations were held over the past few days behind the palm trees at his Mar-a-Lago club in Palm Beach, Florida, where the president has spent two weeks largely out of sigh...

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Texas man missing at Grand Canyon for 11 days found alive

Texas man missing at Grand Canyon for 11 days found alive

O'Connor was undergoing a medical evaluation, and authorities said he is in stable condition. Grand Canyon National Park had reported O'Connor to be missing in an earlier release, writing that he ...

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India strongly condemns vandalism at Nankana Sahib Gurudwara in Pakistan

India strongly condemns vandalism at Nankana Sahib Gurudwara in Pakistan

The agitated mob pelted stones from a nearby area towards the place of worship after a dispute broke out over the alleged abduction and conversion of a Sikh girl, who was kidnapped from her home in ...

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Local United Methodist pastor celebrates LGBTQ decision but calls split bittersweet

Local United Methodist pastor celebrates LGBTQ decision but calls split bittersweet

While other mainline Protestant denominations have embraced gay-friendly practices, the United Methodist Church has not, though acts of defiance by pro-LGBTQ clergy have multiplied. Oliveto was challe...

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"Raise Voice Against Pakistan", PM Modi Tells Citizenship Law Protesters

Noting that Pakistan did atrocities against Hindus, Sikhs, Jains, but the Congress and its allies don't speak against Pakistan, the Prime Minister said instead they are holding protests against those ...

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Climate Change Is an Anthropological Process

Climate Change Is an Anthropological Process

The study's results also imply that research aimed at assessing the human role in contributing to extreme weather events, such as heat waves and floods, may be underestimating the contribution. An glo...

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Evacuations underway with Australia's wildfires set to worsen

Evacuations underway with Australia's wildfires set to worsen

Thousands of people are also fleeing neighbouring city of New South Wales where a state of emergency is in force. The navy's HMAS Choules was set to evacuate "at first light" around 800 out of 4,0...

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SUV speeds off cliff on California highway

SUV speeds off cliff on California highway

California Highway Patrol told the Mercury News that the choppy surf stymied the search effort. Diaz estimated the ocean's depth at the cliffside to be between 30 and 40 feet. "Unfortunately the ...

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$1 million LOTTO ticket sold in Hamilton

$1 million LOTTO ticket sold in Hamilton

Sixty-four of those jackpots were valued at $50 million or more. "There was a steady lineup all day, probably five to six or seven people long", Kuhtey said of one kiosk in downtown Toronto. One tic...

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New US air raid targets Hashd commander in Iraq

In response, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani tweeted a vow for revenge for the "heinous crime". Gen. Qassem Soleimani and President Trump . Speaking at a news conference at his Mar-a-Lago re...

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Australian bushfires: Tens of thousands evacuated in New South Wales, Victoria

Australian bushfires: Tens of thousands evacuated in New South Wales, Victoria

The weather has raised Australia's fire danger after an already-early start to the season. About 5 million ha of land has been burned, at least 19 people have been killed, and more than 1,400 home...

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