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Latest: WhatsApp allows group admins to stop other members from texting

WhatsApp has introduced a new feature that will give more power to group administrators. The Facebook-owned instant messaging platform has added a feature extending rights of group admins. This feature now gives them an advantage over other group members when it comes to participation in the conversation. The feature now grants admins

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Unemployed? Not At All A Problem In These Countries!

Nothing is worse than losing your job. Your steady income flow gets disrupted, and worse still, it imperils your career. But not so if you are living in any of these nations, where “unemployed” is not such a scary word, thanks to the generous unemployment benefits. Interestingly, most of these

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FIFA World Cup 2018 – Who’s In & Who’s Out so far…

Ten teams have secured spots in the knockout stage at the FIFA World Cup 2018. A dozen have been eliminated and 10 still have a chance. With half of the groups finished and the other four groups still playing, here’s a look at who is in, who is out and

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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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Facebook Data Leak – Nine Most Important Changes In Facebook That You Should Know!

Facebook data leak through Cambridge Analytica has been in news from past one month or so. Due to this incident Facebook was forced to take necessary actions to retain it’s reputation. So, let’s go through some of the changes Facebook has made effective from 9 April 2018 to restrict data

H-1b Visa

What is H-1B Visa and Why Donald Trump Is So Strict About It? (Complete FAQs)

It is H-1B visa season. US companies seeking high-skilled foreign workers have been rushing to submit applications for visas since the government started accepting them on Monday. The petitions arrived by the truckload to government processing centers. Hailed by proponents as vital to US innovation, the programme has also been criticized

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United States – Fire at Trump Tower in New York Leaves 1 Dead 4 Injured

An elderly man died late Saturday after a blaze erupted on the 50th floor of Trump Tower in New York which also injured four firefighters, officials said. The New York Police Department said the 67-year-old man was found “unconscious and unresponsive” when officers arrived at the scene of the fire. The

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Breaking News – Jodhpur Court grants bail to Salman Khan in blackbuck poaching case

The district and sessions court in Jodhpur on Saturday granted bail to actor Salman Khan who is currently lodged in Jodhpur Central Jail after being sentenced to five years of imprisonment in the blackbuck poaching case Thursday. The actor has been granted bail on the condition that he will have to

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Commonwealth Games 2018 Opening Ceremony Moments!

A blast from a didgeridoo, an Australian Aboriginal wind instrument in the form of a long wooden tube, a sprinkling of royal stardust and a strong message of unity lit up the opening ceremony of the Commonwealth Games 2018 at Australia’s Gold Coast on Wednesday. The opening ceremony started with a

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Top Mutual Fund Schemes Are Changed in India – All you should know

Several mutual fund houses are sending communications of changes in the fundamental attributes of their schemes. AMCs like HDFC, IDFC, Tata and Reliance have released official statements regarding the changes and mergers of certain schemes. These changes are in line with the Securities and Exchange Board of India’s new categorisation

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The Big Fall – Bitcoin loses $120 Billion Market Cap in First Quarter

In the first quarter of 2018, bitcoin has shed more than half of its value. On March 31 it closed at 65 percent below its all-time high exchange rate of USD 20,089. This peak price was attained on December 2017. The world’s most valuable cryptocurrency opened the first quarter at

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Breaking News – IAF Mi-17 chopper crashes in Uttarakhand’s Kedarnath

Six people, including two pilots, were injured on Tuesday morning after a Mi-17 helicopter of the Indian Air Force (IAF) crashed in Kedarnath in Uttarakhand’s Rudraprayag district while landing, officials said. A senior district official said the helicopter, one of the world’s most advanced military transport helicopters, was carrying construction