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Orkut says ” Hello” with a new name

Orkut

Orkut says ” Hello” with a new name Everybody must remember the Orkut era before the entry of Facebook in the social media world. Orkut was the first exposure to social media for the people in the Indian context. It has announced its re-entry into the Indian market but with a new name, ‘Hello’. This…

Facebook lost $100 billion in just a week

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Facebook lost $100 billion in just  a week Shares of Facebook Inc fell more than 5 per cent on Monday after the U.S. consumer protection regulator made public its investigation of how the social network allowed data of 50 million users to get into the hands of political consultancy Cambridge Analytica. Scrutiny by the U.S….

“Mummy why did you cut me?” Unbelievable Facts About Genital Mutilation

“Mummy why did you cut me?” Unbelievable Facts About Genital Mutilation “Mummy why did you cut me?”, yelled all those girls who go through mutilation. The World Health Organisation defines the practice of female genital mutilation, also known as Female Genital Cutting or FGM as a procedure involving partial or total removal of the external female…

Nuclear War May Break Out At Any Time, Warns North Korea

North Korea

Nuclear War May Break Out At Any Time, Warns North Korea On Tuesday, North Korea warned that a nuclear war may break out at any time as the situation in the Korean peninsula has reached the “touch-and-go point”. According to media reports, North Korea’s deputy UN ambassador Kim In-ryong told the UN general assembly’s disarmament committee that Pyongyang has the right to possess…

Kavita Devi: India’s First Woman To Sign For WWE

Kavita Devi

Kavita Devi: India’s First Woman To Sign For WWE Kavita Devi has taken the next step in the World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) by signing a WWE developmental contract. Know as ‘Hard KD’ in the wrestling circuit she has become the first Indian woman to sign for the WWE and the news was confirmed by the…

GST Is Going To Have A Positive Impact On Indian Economy: World Bank

World Bank

GST Is Going To Have A Positive Impact On Indian Economy: World Bank  World Bank President Jim Yong Kim said the recent slowdown in India’s economic growth is an “aberration” caused by temporary disruptions in preparation for the Goods and Service Tax and asserted that it will get corrected in the near future. Kim while…

Petrol Prices Of 100 Countries Around The Globe! Check out where India stands

Petrol Prices

Petrol Prices Of 100 Countries Around The Globe! Check out where India stands In different countries, the prices of commodities differ and the same is the case with petrol as well. In some countries, the prices keep rising, but in some countries, petrol is cheaper than water. Trends and prices keep changing from time to time;…

Lamb Ad: Indian High Commission Lodges Official Diplomatic Complaint To Australia

Lamb Ad

Lamb Ad: Indian High Commission Lodges Official Diplomatic Complaint To Australia The Indian High Commission in Canberra has reportedly lodged an official diplomatic complaint to three different Australian government agencies regarding the controversial Meat and Livestock Australia ad that supposedly hurts religious sentiments of Hindus.The advertisement, which is a part of the ‘you never lamb alone’…

Here is how China Plays Peacemaker Between USA And North Korea

USA And North Korea

Here is how China Plays Peacemaker Between USA And North Korea Chinese President Xi Jinping made a plea for cool-headedness over escalating tensions between the U.S. and North Korea in a phone conversation with U.S. President Donald Trump on Saturday, urging both sides to avoid words or actions that could worsen the situation. The call…

Pakistani Media Skeptical Of Terrorist Hafiz Saeed’s Political Pivot

Terrorist

Pakistani Media Skeptical Of Terrorist Hafiz Saeed’s Political Pivot  Editorials appearing in two separate major dailies in Pakistan have said the Jamaat-ud-Dawa’s (JuD’s) plans to venture into mainstream politics through its recently formed Milli Muslim League (MML) needs to be viewed with skepticism, given its past alleged links to terrorism, militancy and insurgency. The Dawn,…

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