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Hawaii prepares for ‘unlikely’ North Korea missile threat

HONOLULU: Hawaii is the first state to prepare the public for the possibility of a ballistic missile strike from North Korea. The state’s Emergency Management Agency on Friday announced a public education campaign about what to do. Hawaii lawmakers have ...

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History awaits India in Women’s World Cup final

LONDON: India have the chance to alter the course of cricket history when they face hosts England in the Women’s World Cup final at Lord’s on Sunday. Since the tournament’s inception in 1973 – two years before the men’s World ...

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Stand-off with China: Army Chief arrives in Sikkim

NEW DELHI: Army Chief General Bipin Rawat arrived in Sikkim capitol Gangtok on Thursday even as a standoff continues between Indian and Chinese troops in a sensitive sector along the Sino-India border. The Army chief intends to take stock of ...

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Cognizant delays promotions, salary hikes to October

CHENNAI: Amid talks of layoffs and tightening US visa programs, US headquartered Cognizant Technology Solutions (CTS) is gearing up for delayed hikes in salaries and promotions. While hikes and promotions are typically communicated to employees in June every year, this ...

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Indian student goes missing in Germany

BAGALKOTE: A 28-year-old engineering graduate Simikeri village of Bagalkot in Karnataka, who went to Hamburg University in Germany for higher studies, has been missing for the last three days, his family said. Manjunath Siddanna Churi, the student, after graduating from ...

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Nasa discovers 10 new Earth-size exoplanets

WASHINGTON: Nasarevealed on Monday 10 new rocky, Earth-sized planets that could potentially have liquid water and support life. The Kepler mission team released a survey of 219 potential exoplanets — planets outside of our solar system — that had been ...

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Famous run-outs that proved to be the game-changer

Two run-outs in the space of six deliveries left South Africa reeling on Sunday, costly errors that turned the match in India’s favour. SatyamevJeayate takes a look at famous instances where run-outs have proved to be the game-changer in crucial ...

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British Muslims hand out 3,000 roses at London Bridge after attack

  LONDON: A group of British Muslims handed out 3,000 roses to passersby and tourists at the London Bridge as a gesture of love, days after an attack at the iconic British site+ by Islamists claimed eight lives. “After the ...

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