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Putin denies close ties with former national security adviser Flynn

Putin denies close ties with former national security adviser Flynn

President Donald Trump fired Flynn in February for failing to disclose the content of his talks with Sergei Kislyak, Russia's ambassador to the United States, and misleading Vice President Mike Pence about the conversations. He used to be in the security services.' That's it. "Put your finger anywhere on a map of the world, and everywhere you will hear complaints that American officials are interfering in internal electoral processes", he said. Read More

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Farmers' stir enters 2nd day, vegetable shortage looms over

Farmers' stir enters 2nd day, vegetable shortage looms over

Other APMC markets including the Vashi market in Navi Mumbai , the wholesale market for farm commodities catering to Mumbai and Thane, operated with low supplies. "Yesterday the market received 172 trucks carrying potato and onion. Potato arrivals were not affected much as they come in safely-packed trucks from other states, which are hard to target but not a single onion was supplied today", Kulkarni said. Read More

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World leaders reaffirm commitment to fighting climate change

World leaders reaffirm commitment to fighting climate change

A Washington D.C. -based environmental group has called a last-minute protest on Thursday to oppose President Donald Trump's expected withdrawal from the Paris climate deal . For all its symbolic importance, the decision may have little practical effect on USA carbon emissions. The agreement , signed by the Obama administration a year ago, would commit the USA to drastically reducing its carbon emissions while allowing some countries to increase theirs. Read More

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Scientists find third ripple from crash of black holes

Scientists find third ripple from crash of black holes

One theory suggests that they are formed separately and then come together, which could have spins in any direction. Maybe that's not as unusual as it sounds. The newly reported detection also sheds light on a question about binary black holes that's been puzzling physicists. The clue comes in the form of spin information captured in the gravitational wave signal. Read More

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'SpeedRunners' Xbox One Release Date: When will it hit Games With Gold?

'SpeedRunners' Xbox One Release Date: When will it hit Games With Gold?

A full list of games is available at the official Xbox Game Pass website . The Netflix like Xbox Game Pass is now live via Early Access for Gold Members, with a general release following June 1 when everyone can get involved. Starting today Xbox Live Gold members can start a 14-day free trial to try out the service before signing up for $9.99/£7.99 a month. However, it has grown since then to be a multi-platform service that allows even non-PlayStation owners the chance to play a wide ... Read More

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Niantic teases Legendary Pokémon in Go this Summer

Niantic teases Legendary Pokémon in Go this Summer

Ever since Pokemon Go launched last July, players have been wondering when and how they would be able to get their hands on Legendary Pokemon like Zapdos, Moltres and Mewtwo. Fans are already getting excited about the identity of this legendary . Of course, participating will likely not ensure the capture of a legendary Pokemon . Read More

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Chelsea manager Antonio Conte insists Arsenal are favourites to win FA Cup

Providing they win a Champions League qualifier at the start of next season they will take their place in Europe's elite competition for only the second time in seven seasons, having missed out on Europe altogether this season. "Otherwise we risk a lot". He told Sky Sports: "I had a discussion with the manager - I think he wanted to get the boys that didn't play on Monday night against Watford and give them a run out". Read More

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S Korea: High possibility of conflict as North missile crisis builds

S Korea: High possibility of conflict as North missile crisis builds

Haley said the worldwide community wants to be able to support North Korea , but as long as it continues trying to grow its nuclear programme with missile tests, North Korea would remain an "island". While KCNA claims are not given much credence, nuclear expert Mira Rapp-Hooper of the Center for a New American Security, told Alex Ward of Vox that "this new missile suggests that [North Korea's] programs are advancing quickly" and a nuclear-tipped ICBM capable of reaching the US mainland ... Read More

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Varanasi railway station ranks 14th on cleanliness scale

Varanasi railway station ranks 14th on cleanliness scale

The Visakhapatnam railway station has been declared as the cleanest railway station among the 75 busiest stations in the country, followed by Secunderabad in Telangana and Jammu Tawi in Jammu and Kashmir. The survey was carried out by the Quality Council of India. It is being done to keep the rail premises clean, as part of the "Swachh Rail" campaign. "The stations were ranked according to their cleanliness in parking, main entry area, main platform and waiting rooms". Read More

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Golden Gate Bridge Scaled by 2 Teens

Golden Gate Bridge Scaled by 2 Teens

Bridge officials at a press conference Tuesday condemned the actions - which they became aware of earlier this month - but insisted the pair could not have harmed the span. "You will get caught, I am in contact with authorities to make sure people wont climb this bridge!" "It's a vital Bay Area transportation artery and a symbol of our community". Read More

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Google announces untethered, fully tracked, standalone VR headsets

Qualcomm is working on a "reference design" for the generalized platform, while HTC and Lenovo will have the first consumer units ready for later in 2017. Those prior Daydream devices, which relied on typical smartphones, can only track the rotation of your head. While exact specifications have yet to be confirmed for the headsets, Backchannel reported they are expected to be priced within a range comparable to the HTC Vive or Oculus Rift. Read More

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Apple to Unveil Three New Laptops Including Updated MacBook Pro at WWDC

Apple to Unveil Three New Laptops Including Updated MacBook Pro at WWDC

The last time Apple redesigned the MacBook Air was almost seven years ago and the recently updated 2016 MacBook Pro was released a lengthy 500 days after the previous version. The planned upgrades wouldn't mark a major step forward for Apple's notebook lineup, but they will demonstrate the company's dedication to a product that has been criticized by the Mac faithful over the past few years. Read More

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McKayla Maroney Says Ass Video Wasn't Hacked, Enjoy It

McKayla Maroney Says Ass Video Wasn't Hacked, Enjoy It

The US gymnast - who won silver at London 2012 - has been turning heads after wearing next-to-nothing in her latest Instagram post. "If you want me to be a role model so bad, get inspired by how I give 0 f**** and go do you". So it was very hard for me to get excited about anything else. "Growing up in the social media world, it's tough", Maroney said in an interview with Seventeen . Read More

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Facebook adds Snapchat-like camera filters to Instagram

Facebook adds Snapchat-like camera filters to Instagram

Weil, the former VP of Product at Twitter , has been at Instagram for around 15 months. There's also a new hashtag sticker that can be customized, because despite the best efforts of every brand on the planet, hashtags remain cool . Between Snapchat and Instagram , which platform do you prefer - or neither? As with mentions, you can also add hashtags using regular text. Users can easily access the hashtag sticker at the top right of the screen, customize the hashtag and quickly add ... Read More

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It's the end of the road for the mp3

It's the end of the road for the mp3

In its news post noting the termination of patents and software support for MP3, Fraunhofer thanks licenses for the past two decades of support. It was popular for nearly a couple decades but has since been replaced by 'more efficient audio codecs' such as Advanced Audio Coding ( AAC ) and Moving Picture Experts Group - high-efficiency coding and media delivery in heterogeneous environments (MPEG-H). Read More

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Is Apple working on a bezel-less iPad?

Is Apple working on a bezel-less iPad?

WWDC 2017 is now scheduled for June 5-9, 2017, and considering Kuo's reputation as one of the most accurate Apple analysts in the industry, there is a good chance that the iPad Pro 2 would indeed be unveiled within the next few weeks. The reason behind this interesting assumption of Kuo is company's delay in announcing new devices during a Spring event, which is typically followed by Apple every year. Read More

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