3 reasons why the 2014 result could be repeated in the 2018 Test Series

3 reasons why the 2014 result could be repeated in the 2018 Test Series

Feature 3.05Ok   //    20 Jul 2018, 12:15 IST SHARE Share Options × Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Reddit Google+ Email India’s squad for the first 3 Tests is in spite of everything introduced India has in spite of everything introduced the squad for the Test suits to be performed in opposition …

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They branded me a witch

They branded me a witch

A separate 2010 Unicef report notes it is typically vulnerable children with physical disabilities, or illnesses such as epilepsy, who are targeted. Others are branded for appearing withdrawn, lazy, or unruly. Nigeria’s criminal code prohibits accusing, or even threatening to accuse, someone of being a witch. And the Child Rights Act of 2003 makes it…

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Macron aide to be brushed off over assault

Macron aide to be brushed off over assault

Image copyright TAHA BOUHAFS Image caption Images show a man in a police helmet who is not in uniform joining CRS riot police A senior French presidential aide is to be dismissed from his job, officials say, after footage emerged of protesters in Paris being attacked by a man wearing a police visor. The action…

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Hackers ‘targeted on US mid-timeframe elections’

Hackers 'targeted on US mid-timeframe elections'

Image copyright AFP Image caption The US mid-term elections will take place on 6 November At least three congressional candidates have been targeted by hackers ahead of the US mid-term elections, according to Microsoft. Tom Burt, an executive at the firm, made the revelation during a security conference panel in Colorado. The three candidates appear…

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Russia fears ‘hypersonic missile spying’

Russia fears 'hypersonic missile spying'

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption A Kinzhal missile is seen here carried by a MiG-31 jet over Moscow in May Russia's Federal Security Service (FSB) has raided a space research facility after a suspected leak of hypersonic missile secrets to Western spies. The state space agency Roskosmos said its security staff were co-operating with…

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Singapore scientific records hack hits 1.5m

Singapore scientific records hack hits 1.5m

Image copyright EPA Hackers have stolen personal data in Singapore belonging to some 1.5 million people, or about a quarter of the population, officials say. They broke into the government health database in a "deliberate, targeted and well-planned" attack, a government statement says. Those targeted visited clinics between 1 May 2015 and 4 July of…

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WhatsApp sets unique guidelines amid mob killings

WhatsApp sets unique guidelines amid mob killings

Image copyright AFP Image caption Many Indians are first exposed to the internet through low-cost smartphones WhatsApp has said it will limit how many times messages can be forwarded in India, to curb the spread of false information on its platform. The announcement comes after a spate of mob lynchings were linked to messages that…

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Radiohead query solutions over stage death

Radiohead query solutions over stage death

Image copyright AFP / Getty Images Image caption The band said they had not felt capable of playing in Toronto again until now Six years ago, Radiohead's drum technician, Scott Johnson, died when their stage collapsed, shortly before they were due to perform in Toronto. On Thursday night, as the band returned to the city,…

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Eight tiresome as US ‘duck boat’ capsizes

Eight tiresome as US 'duck boat' capsizes

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Footage posted on social media shows a duck boat battling severe weather on Table Rock Lake At least 11 people have died after an amphibious "duck boat" carrying tourists sank in stormy weather in the US state of Missouri, police say. The vessel was carrying about 30 people on Table…

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