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Kovind, Naidu, Modi urge people to beat plastic pollution

Kovind, Naidu, Modi urge people to beat plastic pollution

Beat plastic pollution . World Environment Day . The UN World Environment Day was established by the UN General Assembly in 1972 on the first day of the Stockholm Conference on the Human Environm...

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Lions, Tigers, a Jaguar and a Bear: Zoo Escape Grips Germany

Lions, Tigers, a Jaguar and a Bear: Zoo Escape Grips Germany

According to Sky News , it's unclear what circumstances lead to the bear's death. Those living nearby have also been asked to report any sightings of the big cats, now loose in Western Germany. A be...

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Holiday crowds head for shelter, Florida Panhandle awaits Alberto

Holiday crowds head for shelter, Florida Panhandle awaits Alberto

A water spout, a unsafe vortex of wind and water, was spotted late Sunday about 7 miles off shore of Alligator Point, Florida, said Roth. Subtropical storms can strengthen into tropical storms, but ...

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Samsung Galaxy J6 with Infinity Display launching in India on May 21

Samsung Galaxy J6 with Infinity Display launching in India on May 21

For the last three quarters, Samsung's smartphone shipments have come down drastically owing to Xiaomi's popular Redmi series phones and now, the tech giant is planning to bring a feature-rich Ga...

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PlayStation Vita is Officially Dead as Sony Ends Production

PlayStation Vita is Officially Dead as Sony Ends Production

In an e-mail to Kotaku , the company announced that developers must submit all Vita product code requests by June 28, along with final purchase orders by February 15, 2019. Of course, that doesn't in...

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Lost asteroid to fly between moon and Earth tonight

Lost asteroid to fly between moon and Earth tonight

It's passing closer than large asteroids typically do, but remember, when you're talking about space, "close" is a relative term. "Only very few objects of that size have ever been seen coming close...

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SpaceX Aborts Upgraded Falcon 9 Rocket Launch 58 Seconds Before Liftoff

The first stage of SpaceX's first Block 5 Falcon 9 rocket sits on the deck of the drone ship "Of Course I Still Love You" just after acing its landing on May 11, 2018. The first crewed flights of ...

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Facebook Creates Blockchain Team in Major Company Shakeup

Facebook Creates Blockchain Team in Major Company Shakeup

Marcus sits on the board of directors of Coinbase , an exchange for cryptocurrency (which uses the blockchain as its underlying technology ), and joined Facebook from PayPal in 2014. Javier ...

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The Face ID in the Apple iPhone X has some issues

The Face ID in the Apple iPhone X has some issues

A customer checks an iPhone 7 inside the new Apple store Saint-Germain during the first opening day on December 03, 2016 in Paris, France. It seems to be fix season for Apple , as the company...

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My 2 cents: Some facts about Cinco de Mayo

My 2 cents: Some facts about Cinco de Mayo

They say celebrating this day with their guests has been a tradition for many years now. Here's some facts about Cinco de Mayo which commemorates the Mexican victory over the French at the Battl...

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Waymo self-driving car crashes in Arizona

Waymo self-driving car crashes in Arizona

Chandler police said the Waymo van was in autonomous mode with an occupant behind the wheel at the time of the crash. In February, Uber settled a lawsuit with Alphabet, the parent company of Waymo...

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Xiaomi Chooses Hong Kong For The Biggest IPO Since 2014

Xiaomi Chooses Hong Kong For The Biggest IPO Since 2014

Other recent major China capital markets roles for CC have included the firm's work on the $1.1bn Hong Kong IPO of Tencent Holdings subsidiary China Literature's a year ago. "Apart from being some of ...

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After controversial earnings call, Tesla Unlocks 7 per Cent Farther down

After controversial earnings call, Tesla Unlocks 7 per Cent Farther down

Tesla posted its biggest-ever quarterly loss when it announced first-quarter results on Wednesday. The CEO of Tesla hosted the company's latest earnings call Wednesday in which he brushed analyst...

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Allegri: Napoli Will Win Remaining Games

Allegri: Napoli Will Win Remaining Games

Saturday's defeat damages Inter's hopes of Champions League football next season as they stay fifth behind Roma and Lazio with just three games to play. "It looked as if it was over, like against Napo...

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The Samsung Galaxy Note 9 just got confirmed

The Samsung Galaxy Note 9 just got confirmed

Rumours online suggest that Samsung will establish the device way before the Galaxy Note apparatus starts . Both A6 and the A6 Plus will sport AMOLED display with an 18.5:9 aspect ratio making it a...

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Facebook Messenger Kids app gets Sleep Mode

Facebook Messenger Kids app gets Sleep Mode

Facebook has begun rolling out a " Sleep Mode " feature to Messenger Kids , offering parents greater control over their children's social media use. After tapping on the name of the child, you'll ne...

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Fortnite TV Emergency Broadcast Points To Meteor Crash

Fortnite TV Emergency Broadcast Points To Meteor Crash

Now users even claim to see UFOs among the meteors , leading some to believe that this teaser has something to do with an alien invasion. " Fortnite " has been on a hot spree this whole week and #...

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'Spider-Man: Homecoming' Sequel Set To Travel The Globe

'Spider-Man: Homecoming' Sequel Set To Travel The Globe

Some are completely original suits created by Insomniac and other artists. The Spider-Punk suit even let's you take out a guitar and strum it. A Digital Deluxe edition of the game also come with the p...

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Bob Dorough (1923 - 2018),

Bob Dorough (1923 - 2018), "Schoolhouse Rock" musician

His granddaughter Corin Wolf didn't disclose his exact cause of death but told CNN that Dorough was diagnosed with cancer past year. Bob Dorough , whose career began as a composer, arranger and sin...

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Amazon launches Echo Spot in India, discounts Echo, Echo Dot

Amazon launches Echo Spot in India, discounts Echo, Echo Dot

They can then purchase products immediately or easily add items to their shopping list/cart. The Echo Dot Kids Edition plays music, answers questions and comes with a one-year subscription to Ama...

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US said to investigate AT&T, Verizon over wireless collusion claim

US said to investigate AT&T, Verizon over wireless collusion claim

A new technology called eSim might have threatened that - it would allow users to switch carriers remotely without buying a new carrier-specific SIM card. The department issued demands to the compa...

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Postponed SpaceX launch set for tonight

Postponed SpaceX launch set for tonight

SpaceX said all systems and weather were "go" for blast-off on Wednesday of its first high-priority science mission for NASA, a planet-hunting space telescope whose launch was delayed for two days by ...

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EA Outlines 'Night On Endor' DLC For Star Wars Battlefront 2

EA Outlines 'Night On Endor' DLC For Star Wars Battlefront 2

You can also earn "Credits", another in-game currency, in order to purchase new skins but this currency is only obtained through playing the game. They're one of the ways fans can unlock cosmetic Ap...

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Jade Empire, Morrowind, and Star Wars Headline New Xbox Backward Compatible Games

Jade Empire, Morrowind, and Star Wars Headline New Xbox Backward Compatible Games

The Inside Xbox announcements gave away names of some of the games, like Elder Scrolls 3: Morrowind shall become backward compatible with the Xbox One. Among them is the original Star Wars Ba...

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How Jio 4G laptops could revive the Indian PC market

How Jio 4G laptops could revive the Indian PC market

The Mukesh Ambani-led Jio has reportedly held talks with Qualcomm to launch always connected 4G laptops in India. In the latest development by the company, Reliance Jio is in talks with US-chip ...

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