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Breaking News – Data Breach scandal hit Cambridge Analytica to shut down

Cambridge Analytica, the UK-based political consulting firm at the heart of the massive data breach of Facebook users worldwide, announced it is shutting down.  The company denies any wrongdoing. However, it says that the negative media coverage has left it with no clients and mounting legal fees which has forced

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David Warner Could Still Come Back to the Australian Cricket Team – CEO James Sutherland

“Disgraced David Warner still has a future in Australian cricket”, the sport’s chief executive James Sutherland said. He was talking about the explosive opener a lifeline after a ball tampering scandal. Warner was identified as the mastermind behind the plan to use sandpaper to tamper with the ball. It happened

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North Korea and South Korea Leaders Meet – The Beginning of New Era?

Kim Jong Un today became the first North Korean leader to set foot in South Korea. Yes, smiling and holding hands, North Korea leader Kim Jong Un and South Korean President Moon Jae-in met at the heavily fortified demilitarised zone between the countries on Friday in the first summit for the two Koreas in

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PIL seeking probe into judge Loya’s death has been dismissed by Supreme Court

The Supreme Court (SC) today ruled there would be no independent investigation into the circumstances surrounding judge BH Loya’s death. The SC today said the plea to investigate the judge’s death was “bereft of any truth”. Also, added that it was an attempt “to malign the judiciary”. It further said judge

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New clashes on Gaza Israel border after fresh violence enters third week

Clashes erupted as thousands protested for a third consecutive Friday along Gaza border with Israel amid violence in which Israeli forces have killed 34 Palestinians and wounded hundreds of others. The numbers of protesters were smaller than in previous weeks, though still substantial and with Gaza’s health ministry reporting dozens more

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US, UK and France launch air strikes in response to chemical attack in Syria

The US, UK and France have launched air strikes against what they allege are Syria chemical weapons facilities in response to chemical weapons attack in a Damascus suburb a week ago. The Pentagon said the air strikes, which began at 4am Syria time, involved planes and ship-launched missiles, more than a hundred

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FIFA World Cup 2018 – U.S. sanctions cause air travel headaches for Russia

FIFA World Cup 2018 is all set to begin from 14 June 2018 till 15 July 2018. The tug of war between USA and Russia might cause some impact on the travel plans of foot ball teams. USA had last week blacklisted some of the Russian companies. And, eight of

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ISRO IRNSS-1I Navigation Satellite Launched Successfully From Sriharikota

ISRO Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle or PSLV blasted off into space from Sriharikota off the coast of Andhra Pradesh at 4:04 am today. It carried IRNSS-1I, the eighth satellite for India’s homegrown global positioning system. The successful launch came just 14 days after the much larger Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle or

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Nerve Agent: Yulia Skripal, poisoned daughter of ex-spy, discharged from hospital

The spy saga that set off international tumult last month took a positive turn Tuesday as Yulia Skripal was released from a British hospital more than a month after she and her father were poisoned with a military-grade nerve agent. “This is not the end of her treatment, but marks

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FBI Raids Michael Cohen’s Office; Trump Calls It ‘Disgraceful’

The FBI raided the Rockefeller Center office and Park Avenue hotel room of President Trump’s longtime personal lawyer, Michael D. Cohen, on Monday morning, seizing business records, emails and documents related to several topics, including a payment to a pornographic film actress. How Did Donald Trump React on FBI Raid?