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Earth-sized planet that could host alien life found

Astronomers have discovered an Earth-sized planet outside our solar system which is expected to be temperate and could be a "comfortable abode for possible life".  

published on : 16th November 2017

Twitter aims to boost appeal with new 280-character tweet limit

Twitter said the new limit, a major shift for the messaging platform known for its 140-character tweets, aims to address 'a major cause of frustration' for many users.

published on : 27th September 2017

Memes galore as Twitter plans to expand word limit to 280 characters

Twitter today morning announced the expansion of word limits to 280 on tweets and world is already having mixed reviews on the social media giant's move.

published on : 27th September 2017

Thomas Bach lifts lid on 2024-2028 Olympics joint award

International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach lifted the lid on how the joint award of the 2024-2028 Olympics came about.

published on : 19th September 2017

Paris confirmed as host for 2024 Olympics, Los Angeles for 2028: IOC

The International Olympic Committee crowned two cities at the same time in a historic first for the embattled sports body.

published on : 13th September 2017

Paris, Los Angeles prepare to celebrate Olympic award

The International Olympic Committee will confirm Paris and Los Angeles as hosts for the 2024 and 2028 Olympics Wednesday.

published on : 13th September 2017

Los Angeles gets official go-ahead to host 2028 Olympics

Los Angeles had originally bid for 2024, but because of the new date, it had to make changes to its host contract.

published on : 12th September 2017

28 dead, 250 injured in Panchkula violence after Dera verdict

28 people were killed and 250 injured in the widespread violence, arson and police firing triggered by the rape conviction of Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh.

published on : 25th August 2017

Reduce 28 percent GST on  drugs: Indian Medical Association AP Chapter 

IMA President suggested that the Centre should evolve measures in fixing 5 per cent taxation on life-saving drugs.

published on : 23rd August 2017

286 bodies recovered in Sierra Leone mudslide, many still buried

A total of 286 bodies were brought to a local hospital in Sierra Leone's capital Freetown following a devastating mudslide.

published on : 15th August 2017

Los Angeles approves host city contract for 2028 Olympic Games

The city council signed off on the Games despite not knowing the full financial reality of hosting the 2028 Olympics.

published on : 12th August 2017

Los Angeles city to get more oversight in 2028 Olympic agreement

Los Angeles was granted the right to stage the 2028 Olympics after cutting a deal with Paris to step aside.

published on : 10th August 2017

Pakistan-based Lashkar behind Hindu pilgrim murders in Kashmir: Police

Indian police said Sunday a Pakistan-based Islamist militant group blamed for the 2008 Mumbai attacks was responsible for last month's killing of eight Hindu pilgrims in Kashmir.

published on : 7th August 2017

Los Angeles makes deal to host Summer Olympics in 2028, clears way for 2024 Games in Paris

Paris, Los Angeles' only rival in bidding for 2024, would then host the Olympics on the 100th anniversary of the 1924 Paris Games.

published on : 31st July 2017

28 killed, nine injured as bus falls into gorge in Shimla

The bus, which was going to Nauni in Solan district reportedly skidded off the road and fell down from a height of 700 metres. 

published on : 20th July 2017
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