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Taylor Swift wipes presence off social media

TAYLOR Swift has completely disappeared off social media – and her fans don’t know what to think. The 27-year-old singer won a monumental sexual assault case earlier this week after former radio DJ David Mueller was found guilty of groping Swift at a concert back in 2013. Following the win, …

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Amid Trump backlash, his UN envoy says stand up, isolate hate

By: Reuters | Washington | Published:August 19, 2017 9:09 am U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley (File Photo) U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley told staff in an email – seen by Reuters on Friday – that everyone must stand up and condemn hate, as President …

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I'm hoping to live up to Steven Gerrard's words: Liverpool's Alexander-Arnold

PrevNext Alexander-Arnold, who scored the decider in Liverpool’s 2-1 win over Hoffenheim in playoffs, is glad to have former Reds skipper’s backing Liverpool’s Trent Alexander-Arnold celebrates after scoring a goal against Hoffenheim during the Champions League playoffs first  leg on Tuesday. Liverpool won 2-1. Pic/Getty Images Liverpool academy graduate Trent …

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Smartron ‘tronX’: India’s first AI powered IoT platform unveiled

By: IANS | Hyderabad | Published:August 18, 2017 3:44 pm Smartron has launched the ‘tronX’ – an Artificial Intelligence (AI)-powered IoT platform that would help make users’ daily life easier and smarter. (Image credit: Smartron). Home-grown technology and Internet of Things (IoT) company Smartron on Thursday unveiled ‘tronX’ – an …

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Tanaaz and Bakhtiyaar Irani celebrate Parsi New Year in Mumbai

Prev Tanaaz and Bakhtiyaar Irani. Pic/Shadab Khan Tanaaz and Bakhtiyaar Irani walk out of a fire temple on the occasion of the Parsi New Year, Navroze, at Marine Lines on Thursday. Community members were seen visiting Seth Jeejeebhoy Dadabhoy Agiary in Colaba, the grand Wadiaji Atash Behram at Dhobi Talao, …

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Jake Tapper’s Grim Reminder: Steve Bannon Isn’t The Problem. Trump Is.

With President Donald Trump’s most controversial senior adviser, Steve Bannon, out of the White House, many people who don’t like Trump couldn’t contain their excitement on Friday. CNN host Jake Tapper had a stark reminder for those celebrating: Trump didn’t offer implicit support to racists this week because of Bannon. He did it because he’s …

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Diet diary: From Andes to Japanese islands, lessons in longevity

Written by Ishi Khosla | Published:August 19, 2017 2:23 am Scientific studies and research have shown that besides genetic factors, longevity is strongly linked to food and exercise habits. Immortality is impossible but living a long life isn’t. Some cultures like the Vilcabambans of the Ecuadorian Andes, the Hunza of …

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Woman nose slit off as she refuses to work as bonded labour

The victim. Pic/ANI Sagar: In a shocking incident, the nose of a woman was allegedly slit off at the Renvjha village in Madhya Pradesh’s Sagar district by two people named Narendra Rajput and Sahab Singh as she, along with her husband, refused to work as bonded labourer. Reportedly, when the …

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Producer Joel Silver Sued By Family of Personal Assistant in Cocaine Drowning Death at Jennifer Aniston's Honeymoon Celebration

Producer Joel Silver Sued Over Personal Assistant’s Cocaine Drowning At Jennifer Aniston’s Honeymoon Celebration 8/18/2017 5:43 PM PDT EXCLUSIVE Famed producer Joel Silver is being sued over a drowning at Jennifer Aniston and Justin Theroux‘s honeymoon celebration. The family of Carmel Musgrove, Silver’s personal assistant, claim in the lawsuit, Silver flew …

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It's time to get out and party

FRIDAY August 18 ALEXANDRA HEADLAND Steve Hargreaves, 4.30pm, Tony Boyd Duo, 7.30pm, Alex Surf Club CALOUNDRA Dane Austin, Mets on Kings, 7pm EUMUNDI T J Carter, noon, Ryan Giles, 7pm, Masters of Guitar featuring Dai Pritchard (of Rose Tattoo fame), 7.30pm, Imperial Hotel MAROOCHYDORE Silk’n’Oak, 6pm, Los Scallywaggs, Stork, Fight …

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US President Donald Trump fires adviser Steve Bannon: Report

By: Reuters | Washington | Updated: August 18, 2017 11:16 pm Bannon damaged his standing by giving an interview to the liberal American Prospect this week in which he was seen to be undercutting Trump’s position on North Korea. (AP) President Donald Trump has fired his chief strategist Steve Bannon, …

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Virat Kohli continues to top ICC ODI rankings for batsmen

India skipper Virat Kohli India captain Virat Kohli continued to be the world’s top-ranked One-day batsman in the latest ICC ODI rankings, released here on Friday. Having 873 points in his kitty, Kohli will have a chance to increase the 12-point lead over second-placed Australian David Warner at the upcoming five-match …

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