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Reward for Aam Aadmi Party, Tina Sharma Slaps AAP Spokesperson on Live TV

Reward for Aam Aadmi Party, Tina Sharma Slaps AAP Spokesperson on Live TV

Feb 21, – Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) has been making headlines for all bad reasons. Now, a video has been surfaced in which AAP spokesperson Ezaz Khan has been slapped by the party’s former leader Tina Sharma during a TV debate show. The incident happened when the panel was indulged in a debate on — […]

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Study: Counselors Give Smokers Best Chance to Quit

Study: Counselors Give Smokers Best Chance to Quit

Dec. 27 — Smokers who work with a counselor specially trained to help them quit — along with using medications or nicotine patches or gum — are three times more likely to kick the habit than smokers who try to quit without any help, a large new study finds. Over-the-counter nicotine-replacement products have become more […]

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Five Syrian schoolchildren among 7 killed in Homs

Five Syrian schoolchildren among 7 killed in Homs

Dec 22, Damacus, Syria – A suicide bomber detonated his explosive-laden car near a primary school in a Syrian Shiite town, killing at least six people Sunday, activists and state media reported. The blast occurred outside a compound of schools in the town of Umm al-Amed in the eastern province of Homs, an official from […]

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Bollywood actor Salman Khan booked for insulting religion

Bollywood actor Salman Khan booked for insulting religion

Dec 21, – Hyderabad: Police here Friday booked actor Salman Khan for hurting religious sentiment of Muslims in a TV reality show hosted by him on Colors channel. A case against Khan and producers of the show “Bigg Boss” for insulting a religion was booked under section 295 of the Indian Penal Code at Falaknuma […]

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Who has the power in Ukraine’s crisis?

Who has the power in Ukraine’s crisis?

Dec 16, Kiev Ukraine – Ukraine’s opposition appears confident and shows no sign of relenting in its standoff with the government. The government has made some gestures toward the opposition, rejected some of its main demands and is opaque on another. In the fourth week of the crisis, a look at each side’s strengths and […]

December 16, 2013 | By | Reply More
Crimes Against Women Grossly Underestimated, Report Says

Crimes Against Women Grossly Underestimated, Report Says

Dec 14, – Violence committed against women by men is vastly under-reported in many countries, a large new study finds. Researchers analyzed data from more than 93,600 women in 24 countries who survived sexual or physical violence, often called gender-based violence. Only 7 percent of the survivors reported the incidents to legal, medical or social […]

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10 dead in Shanghai amid hottest temperatures in 140 years

10 dead in Shanghai amid hottest temperatures in 140 years

July 31, Shanghai – More than 10 people have died in China’s commercial hub of Shanghai, according to a local health official, as the city sweltered through its highest temperatures in at least 140 years. Much of China is in the grip of a summer heatwave, and the China Meteorological Association has issued a warning […]

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