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Virat Kohli trumps SRK as the most valuable celebrity brand: Duff & Phelps

Virat Kohli trumps SRK as the most valuable celebrity brand: Duff & Phelps

The actor had two offerings this year-Raaes and Jab Harry Met Sejal. Indian cricket captain Virat Kohli has replaced Bollywood star Shah Rukh Khan as India's most valued celebrity brand, accordi...

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Almost 9M Sign up For ObamaCare, Health Officer Says

Almost 9M Sign up For ObamaCare, Health Officer Says

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services said Thursday it spent "just over $1 per enrollee on outreach and education for Exchange coverage compared to almost $11 per enrollee a year ago". How did si...

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Melbourne attack driver had mental health issues but no terror connection

Melbourne attack driver had mental health issues but no terror connection

In January four people were killed and 20 left injured after a man deliberately drove into pedestrians in a spot not far from the site of the current attack. "While the work continues around some perm...

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U.S. to Propose New Sanctions Against North Korea at UN Security Council

U.S. to Propose New Sanctions Against North Korea at UN Security Council

North Korea paused its missile testing for more than two months before firing a new type of intercontinental ballistic missile in late November. It has also capped oil deliveries to the country. Rese...

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Amid Jerusalem unrest, Pence postpones Mideast trip to mid-January

Amid Jerusalem unrest, Pence postpones Mideast trip to mid-January

Pence arrived on a military plane at Bagram Airfield under the cover of darkness on Thursday night after leaving Washington on Wednesday night. Pence also met Afghanistan's President Ashraf Ghani a...

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Bigg Boss 11: Hina Khan accuses Vikas Gupta of touching her inappropriately

Bigg Boss 11: Hina Khan accuses Vikas Gupta of touching her inappropriately

Luv tells Hina and Priyank that he is with Vikas in the task. Vikas in the process to protect his egg fell over Hina, which lead to an intense fight between them. However, tomorrow promises a bi...

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Cuban President Raul Castro to step down in April 2018

Cuban President Raul Castro to step down in April 2018

It looks like Raul Castro will be staying in power a bit longer in Cuba than initially expected. Multiple media reports said the parliament's delay was prompted by Hurricane Irma that devastated the...

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World Chess Championship's 'pawnographic' logo leaves Grandmasters in a fix

World Chess Championship's 'pawnographic' logo leaves Grandmasters in a fix

Well, the papyrologist's words finally make sense after the brand new unveiled logo of 2018 World Chess Championship which has left Grandmasters and everybody else bewildered. From design to what it i...

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PM Modi attends Anushka-Virat's reception

PM Modi attends Anushka-Virat's reception

The Indian cricket Captain Virat Kohli and acclaimed actress Anushka Sharma got married in Italy on December 10, 2017, away from the paparazzi in the presence of only family and close friends. A...

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Trump officials implore Congress to renew intelligence law

The nation's top intelligence and law enforcement officials implored Congress on Thursday to reauthorize a foreign intelligence program before it expires on December 31, saying if lawmakers don't act,...

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Twitter's two factor authentications goes beyond SMS, here's how it works

Twitter's two factor authentications goes beyond SMS, here's how it works

And today, Twitter announced that it finally supports these third-party applications, such as Google Authenticator , Microsoft Authenticator, Duo Mobile, Authy , and more. - Now select Set up next...

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United Nations to join Syria talks in Astana, with humanitarian hopes

United Nations to join Syria talks in Astana, with humanitarian hopes

The plenary meeting will be held on December 22. Home to some 400,000 civilians, Eastern Ghouta has been under siege by regime forces since December 2012. Meanwhile, Aidarbek Tumatov, head for Asia ...

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People Injured In Melbourne After Car Hits Pedestrians

People Injured In Melbourne After Car Hits Pedestrians

At a news conference after the incident , however, Victoria State Police said they were still trying to determine the motive but there was no evidence or intelligence to suggest it was an act of te...

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BJP eyes Tripura post win in Gujarat and Himachal

BJP eyes Tripura post win in Gujarat and Himachal

The Gujarat BJP today said the Congress must concede its defeat in the just-concluded polls in the state because voters gave a "clear cut" mandate to the ruling party to form the next government. Re...

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Nikki Haley Lays Down Law To UN On Anti-US Jerusalem Vote

Nikki Haley Lays Down Law To UN On Anti-US Jerusalem Vote

According to The New York Times, Haley's letter read, "To be clear, we are not asking that other countries move their embassies to Jerusalem, though we think it would be appropriate". No country has v...

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Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe jailed in Iran 'eligible for early release'

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe jailed in Iran 'eligible for early release'

Charity worker Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe has been serving a five-year prison sentence since she was arrested during a holiday with her toddler daughter to visit family in 2016. Richard Ratcliffe told ...

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Ferry with 251 people capsizes off Philippines

Ferry with 251 people capsizes off Philippines

Although ferry accidents in Philippines usually happen due to overloading of passengers, such was not the case Wednesday, Balilo confirmed. The cause of the sinking remains unclear. "Some of us swam, ...

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Uber is not just a digital company, ECJ rules

Uber is not just a digital company, ECJ rules

The court ruled is Uber in the business of transportation. The judgment by the European Court of Justice is a blow to Uber's efforts to use courts to lighten its regulatory load and forces it to d...

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European Union rules Uber a transport service, not digital company

European Union rules Uber a transport service, not digital company

The 28 member countries in the European bloc will have to regulate "the conditions under which such services are to be provided", the court added . Barcelona taxi drivers behind the case honked the...

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China ride-hail giant Didi Chuxing has raised $4 billion

Sources, reported by the Wall Street Journal , said that Softbank - the Japanese telecoms and ecommerce group, and an existing investor - was among the latest investors, as well as the Abu Dhabi so...

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South Korea fires warning shots after North soldier defects

South Korea fires warning shots after North soldier defects

Another North Korean soldier defected to South Korea on Thursday - and the latter country's military fired warning shots as northern soldiers approached the border, a South Korean military official ...

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Porn cover-up scandal claims top UK MP Damian Green

Porn cover-up scandal claims top UK MP Damian Green

Mr Green described allegations that he downloaded or viewed pornography on his parliamentary computer as "unfounded and deeply hurtful", but admitted he had not been clear in his past statements on th...

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Eight Americans among twelve killed in Mexico tour bus crash, officials say

It was carrying 31 people, including tourists from the United States, Canada, Italy, Brazil and Sweden, according to public security office. We are in contact with local authorities, and will contin...

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Turkish government wants Kanter to serve prison time

Turkish government wants Kanter to serve prison time

Turkish prosecutors demanded on Wednesday, December 20 over 4 years jail for Turkish NBA player Enes Kanter on charges of insulting President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, state media reported. The New York...

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Poll Finds More Support For Trump's Impeachment Than His Reelection

Poll Finds More Support For Trump's Impeachment Than His Reelection

Sanders was followed by former Vice President Joe Biden. The tax reform package championed by Trump that is now nearing completion on Capitol Hill also polled poorly among respondents to the CNN sur...

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