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First experimental quantum communication satellite to be launched by China in July

Beijing: As per the information given by the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS), China will be launching its first experimental quantum communication satellite in July. Professor at University of Science and Technology of China, Pan Jianwei stated that this will ...

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Video showing teenager drugged, gang-raped by 30 men outrages Brazil

Rio de Janerio: In a horrific incident, in which a teenager was assaulted and gang-raped in Rio de Janerio, the Brazialian police have begun investigating in the case. The assailants, after committing the heinous crime, uploaded the video on the ...

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Afghan Taliban confirm death of Mansour is US drone strike, appoint Haibatullah Akhundzada as new leader

Kabul: In a report, the Afghan Taliban confirmed the death of their chief Mullah Akhtar Mansour in a US drone strike and named Haibatullah Akhundzada as their new supremo. A statement of the Afghan Taliban read, “Haibatullah Akhundzada has been ...

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Cyclone hits Bangladesh, takes life of six

Dhaka:At least six people died overnight as cyclone Roanu hit the Bangladesh coast. Over 50 people were injured as gusty winds left hundreds of houses damaged and trees uprooted in the coastal districts of Chittagong, Bhola and Patuakhali, bdnews24.com reported. ...

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EgypyAir flight MS804 with 69 on-board goes missing

Paris: On Wednesday, an EgypyAir flight bound for Cairo from Paris with 59 passengers and 10 crew members on-board went missing over the eastern Mediterranean Sea. The MS804, which is operated by an Airbus A320 left from Paris’ Charles de ...

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Pakistani bus driver’s son is the new London mayor

Sadiq Khan was today declared as the new London mayor as he defeated his nearest competitor marking the return of Labour rule to the UK capital after eight years. Sadiq is the son of a Pakistani bus driver. He took ...

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US give Pakistan a month’s time to avail F-16 fighter jets deal

US President Barack Obama’s administration have cleared the Islamabad authorities that it has to release national funds to avail eight F-16 at an estimated cost of $700 million. US gave one month deadline to Pakistan to crack the fighter jets ...

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US Prez Barack Obama is funny and charming: Priyanka Chopra

Washington: Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra met US President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama here on Saturday. ‘Quantico’ actress is glad after attending the White House Correspondents’ Dinner. The actress, who has stolen many hearts with her glamorous instincts, ...

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Earthquake of magnitude 7 strikes Vanuatu

Port Vila: North of the South Pacific island of Vanuatu was today jolted by a strong earthquake of magnitude 7. The US Geological Survey located the epicentre of the quake at a shallow depth of 27.2 km and 1 km ...

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Committed towards promoting peace in Afghanistan: Pakistan

Quashing Afghan President Ashraf Ghani’s claim that the country never shelter Taliban members on its soil, Pakistan, on Tuesday, said that it is making appropriate efforts to promote peace in Afghanistan. “Pakistan has made sincere and consistent efforts to promote ...

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