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M3M announces Big Billion Property Sale in association with TOI

Gurugram, the Millenial City, will witness Big Billion Property Sale in association with TOI, featuring 7+ new launches, 50+ across category projects and 10,000+ customer footfall, said M3M. This one-of-a-kind festival featuring Smartworld and M3M offers assured gift on every booking like luxury cars and international trips, it added. It will happen at Orana Conventions, Sector 64, Gurugram. readmore...


Man enters Vizag-bound Vande Bharat to take pics, gets locked; TTE asks 'Are you mad?'

A passenger, who boarded Vizag-bound Vande Bharat Express without a ticket in Rajamahendravaram to take pictures of the train, got locked as automatic doors closed. In a video that went viral, the TTE can be heard telling him, " Who gets inside the train to click a picture? Are you mad?" The man was forced to travel up to Vijayawada. readmore...


Woman leaves boyfriend stuck in suitcase in a game of hide and seek in US, man dies

Sarah Boone from US was produced in court on murder charges in a 2020 case, wherein she left her boyfriend zipped inside a suitcase while playing hide and seek after drinking wine, causing his death. A video emerged of the man screaming 'I can't breathe' from inside the bag. Sarah had passed out, assuming he'd be able to come out. readmore...


World's oldest living person confirmed as 115-year-old Spanish woman, pic released

María Branyas Morera has been confirmed to be the world's oldest person living, following the death of 118-year-old Lucile Randon. Morera is 115 years 321 days old, as of January 19, 2023. She was born in San Francisco on March 4, 1907, one year after her parents emigrated to the country. Eight years later, they decided to return to Spain. readmore...


Video of cloud-covered Himachal hills captured from flight goes viral

A video showing cloud-covered hills of Himachal Pradesh has gone viral on social media. The video was captured by a woman named Ishita Kaul during her flight from Delhi to Kullu. Reacting to the video, a social media user wrote, "At first I couldn't believe it was real. The world is a stunning place." readmore...


Indian student unfurls Karnataka flag at graduation ceremony in London, Twitter users react

A video of a Karnataka student unfurling the state flag during his graduation ceremony in London has gone viral. A Twitter user wrote, "We only know India's flag...Sorry buddy you did your MS but some things can't be taught." Another wrote, "We're Indians from 75 years but Kannadigas from 2,500+ years. Yes, we're proud Indians but Kannada is our identity." readmore...


4-yr-old who taught himself to read & can count in 6 languages, joins Mensa in UK

A four-year-old boy named Teddy, who taught himself to read at the age of two, has become Britain's youngest Mensa member. Mensa is the largest and oldest high-IQ society in the world for people who score at the 98th percentile or higher on an approved intelligence test. Teddy can also count to 100 in six non-native languages. readmore...


Identical twins trying to get pregnant at same time with shared fiancé in Australia

A pair of identical twins in Australia is trying to get pregnant at the same time. Perth residents Anna and Lucy Decinque, who are both 37, have gone viral for attempting to synchronise their pregnancies with the same man, Ben Byrne, who is their shared fiancé. "Our dream is to be pregnant together at the same time," the twins stated. readmore...


Pics of blooming pink trumpet trees in Bengaluru go viral

Pictures of blooming trees in Bengaluru have gone viral on social media. The pictures clicked by Biplab Mohapatra were shared by Karnataka Tourism. "The Pink Trumpets or the Tabebuia Avellaneda have started to blossom here in Bengaluru. That time of the year when certain parts of Bengaluru turn completely pink," Karnataka Tourism wrote. readmore...


Union Minister posts video of monkeys using mobile, says 'success of digital awareness'

Union Minister Kiren Rijiju has shared a video of monkeys using a smartphone and tweeted, "Look at the success of digital literacy awareness reaching an unbelievable level!" The video shows the monkeys scrolling through the smartphone as a person shows them the device. "Inquisitive mind and a curious soul," a Twitter user reacted to the post. readmore...


Rare 8-foot giant squid captured on camera off Japan coast

A rare video footage has captured a 2.5-metre (8-foot) giant squid in the waters off Japan's west coast, a clip recorded by divers shows. The closely shot visual shows the squid's tentacles and fins moving very slowly. "This seems straight out of a movie! It's amazing!" a Twitter user commented while another comment read, "The lucky divers. Wow!" readmore...


Entire island up for sale for ₹3 crore in Central America, pic shared online

The Iguana Island in Nicaragua, Central America has gone up for sale for a price of ₹3 crore. The island, which is 5 acres in size, features a three-bedroom, two-bathroom house with wraparound porch, dining room, bar and living area, along with additional accommodations for staff. There is also room to add a swimming pool. readmore...


Trees perform 'social distancing'; IFS officer shares viral video

IFS officer Ramesh Pandey shared a video on his official Twitter handle documenting the phenomenon known as "crown shyness", wherein the crowns of trees do not touch each other, forming gaps. "Canopy of trees specially of same species don't touch each other. It's a kind of social distancing," Pandey wrote along with the video that went viral. readmore...


Video shows iPhone 4 exploding & catching fire while being charged overnight at US home

A family in Ohio, US said they had a lucky escape after the iPhone 4 they left charging overnight on the kitchen counter caught fire. "Our kids were charging our old iPhone 4 with the Apple charger...and it exploded...while we were sleeping," wrote Brian Leisgang on Facebook. The person stated that Apple's response was that the product was vintage. readmore...


Chihuahua named Spike becomes oldest living dog at the age of 23

A US family's dog named Spike has become the world's oldest living dog, the Guinness World Records has announced. The Chihuahua mix was "at least 23 years and 7 days old, as verified in Camden, Ohio, USA, on 7 December 2022," it stated. His owner Rita Kimball had rescued him from grocery store parking lot in 2009. readmore...


Man's last text messages to wife before dying in US plane crash surface

A 45-year-old man who died in a single-engine plane crash in the US on Thursday had sent messages to his wife moments before the crash. "I love you and the kids. I am sorry for everything I have done. Aay rehillim. We lost engines. Call and have community say Tehillim," Benjamin Chafetz messaged his wife. A 40-year-old man also died. readmore...


Woman hired at Spotify with viral app-themed resume gets laid off; shares post

A woman who was hired by Spotify with app-themed resume, that went viral, has been laid off by the audio streaming and media services provider. "F**k it, I was laid off...I'm heartbroken that my time at Spotify was cut so short, but I'm excited to start this new chapter of my career," Emily Vu wrote in a Twitter post. readmore...


'Sex noises' disrupt live coverage of FA Cup match on BBC in 'prank' by YouTuber

Sexual noises were heard repeatedly during live coverage of the Wolves Vs Liverpool FA Cup match by BBC Sport. The noises were heard during the pre-match build-up, with presenter Gary Lineker saying, "I don't know who's making that noise." BBC said, "We apologise to...viewers offended...We're investigating how this happened." YouTube prankster Daniel Jarvis took responsibility for the disruptions. readmore...


Buzz Aldrin, the 2nd man on moon, gets married for 4th time on 93rd birthday; shares pics

Dr Buzz Aldrin, the second man to walk on the moon during the 1969 Apollo 11 mission, got married to his longtime partner Dr Anca Faur on his 93rd birthday. Sharing pictures, Aldrin tweeted, "We were joined in holy matrimony in a small private ceremony in Los Angeles & are as excited as eloping teenagers." This is his fourth marriage. readmore...


Mahindra shares video on 'deep fake', asks 'how are we preparing to guard against it'

Businessman Anand Mahindra has shared a video on 'deep fakes' generated by Artificial Intelligence (AI), which he said has been doing the rounds on the internet and "rightfully raising an alarm". "How are we preparing...to guard against potentially deceptive content which...at worst, (can) divide us all?" asked Mahindra. The video showed a man's face switching to those of various celebrities. readmore...


Letter arrives almost 30 years after it was posted in UK; sender & recipient both dead

A 60-year-old man in UK has received a letter that was posted in 1995, the BBC reported. John Rainbow said he was "shocked" by the delivery as the letter was addressed to a previous house owner. The letter is about family stories dating back to the 1880s, containing childhood memories. Notably, both the sender and the recipient have since died. readmore...


Indian jeweller's watch with 17,524 diamonds sets world record; pics released

Meerut-based jeweller Harshit Bansal, CEO and Founder of Renani Jewels, has been awarded the Guinness World Record title for the most diamonds set in a watch. The watch has 17,512 white diamonds and 12 black diamonds. This beat the previous record set by Aaron Shum Jewelry Ltd (Hong Kong) with 15,858 diamonds back in December 2018. readmore...


First pics of 'world's most futuristic hotel' that will open in Saudi Arabia released

First pictures of what is being dubbed the "most futuristic hotel in the world" have been released. Shebara Resort, located on the uninhabited Shaybara Island in Saudi Arabia, will open by 2024. It's being designed by Killa Design. Futuristic orbs, one of the main attractions, will 'float on the water' to reflect both the sky and the sea. readmore...


Video shows 80-yr-old woman running Mumbai marathon in saree, sneakers

A video has surfaced online showing an 80-year-old woman running in a saree and a pair of sneakers while holding the national flag at Tata Mumbai Marathon on Sunday. The octogenarian said she ran with the tri-colour because she's a proud Indian. She clocked 4.2 km in 51 minutes, her granddaughter claimed. "Age is just a number!!" a netizen commented. readmore...


Flu season 2022 started a month early, severity is highest in 13 years - The Washington Post

The flu has hospitalized a record number of people this season, underscoring the potential for a perilous winter of respiratory viruses with covid-19 and RSV.

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NASA's James Webb Telescope Captures Stunning Image Of Pillars Of Creation - NDTV

This time, the mid-infrared instrument (MIRI) on board the James Webb Space Telescope managed to capture the ghostly landscape.

Mid-infrared light is particularly good for closely observing gas and dust. Our notion of "surprise" when it comes to astronomy images has slightly changed now that we have a strong lens focused on … [+1538 chars] readmore...


Tom Brady and Gisele Bundchen announce divorce after 13 years of marriage - CNBC

NFL superstar Tom Brady and supermodel Gisele Bundchen said they will divorce after 13 years of marriage.

NFL superstar Tom Brady and supermodel Gisele Bündchen are getting divorced after 13 years of marriage, they announced Friday. "We arrived at this decision amicably and with gratitude for the time w… [+1713 chars] readmore...


Russia ends civilian pull-out before Kherson battle - BBC

An eight-day operation ends in Kherson city as Russian officials prepare for a Ukrainian attack.

Russian officials say they have completed an operation to move civilians out of the occupied southern city of Kherson ahead of an expected battle with advancing Ukrainian forces. At least 70,000 ci… [+4359 chars] readmore...


Study shows link between genetics and response to electroconvulsive therapy - UM Today

Electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) is a treatment reserved for the most severe cases of depression, bipolar disorder and schizophrenia. Positive results are not guaranteed. Could genetic insight in the f

October 28, 2022 — Electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) is a treatment reserved for the most severe cases of depression, bipolar disorder and schizophrenia. Positive results are not guaranteed. Could gen… [+3731 chars] readmore...


Free Fire MAX keeps downloading expansion packs: How to solve - Sportskeeda

Free Fire MAX is one of the most famous names in the mobile battle royale genre. The title has gained millions of downloads and a massive player base with its impressive dynamics and premium graphics.

Free Fire MAX is one of the most famous names in the mobile battle royale genre. The title has gained millions of downloads and a massive player base with its impressive dynamics and premium graphics… [+2878 chars] readmore...


Britain’s first Hindu prime minister is destroying Tories’ pitiful vision of diversity - The Guardian

We should quickly abandon wishful thinking in order to be truly ready for Rishi Sunak

The world has watched in appalled fascination as the UKs ruling party scrapes the bottom of its human resources barrel: it found there its first Black chancellor of the exchequer and then, to clear u… [+6664 chars] readmore...


Rishi Sunak backtracks on £10 missed NHS appointment fines - BBC

Rishi Sunak made the pledge during his first attempt to become Conservative leader earlier this summer.

Prime Minister Rishi Sunak has scrapped a Tory leadership campaign pledge he made to fine patients in England £10 if they miss GP or hospital appointments. He made the pledge during this summer's l… [+3449 chars] readmore...


Intensive BP Lowering Harmful in Acute Ischemic Stroke: ENCHANTED2/MT - Medscape

The ENCHANTED2/MT trial, which was investigating intensive lowering of blood pressure in acute ischemic stroke patients after mechanical thrombectomy, has been stopped early due to safety concerns.

A large randomized trial that was investigating intensive lowering of blood pressure in acute ischemic stroke patients who had undergone mechanical thrombectomy has been stopped early because of safe… [+9545 chars] readmore...


Explore CISA's 37 steps to minimum cybersecurity - Cybersecurity Dive

The agency placed a premium on low cost, high impact security efforts, which account for more than 40% of the goals.

The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency released its long-awaited, cross sector cybersecurity performance goals Thursday, in a bid to raise the security baselines. Far from esoteric, the… [+1566 chars] readmore...


Red Bull fined £6m by FIA over Formula One budget cap breach in 2021 season - The Guardian

Red Bull have been fined $7m (£6.05m) after breaching Formula One’s budget cap, the FIA has announced

Red Bull have been given a $7m (£6.05m) fine and a 10% reduction in aerodynamic testing for breaching the 2021 cost cap. The FIAs decision was issued on Friday having concluded an agreed breach agree… [+5138 chars] readmore...


Reports: Elon Musk takes control of Twitter, immediately fires CEO - CBS News

Musk is in charge of the social media platform and has fired its CEO and other executives, numerous reports say. Musk tweeted, "the bird is freed."

Elon Musk has taken control of Twitter and ousted its CEO and at least two other top executives, according to numerous reports. Two people familiar with the deal told The Associated Press Thursday n… [+4897 chars] readmore...


New record-high diesel price next week, petrol also pricier | Fin24 - News24

Fuel prices will increase on Wednesday after the rand weakened and oil price rose in October.

On Wednesday, the price of unleaded petrol (both 93 and 95), will increase by 51c a litre, while diesel will rise by R1.43 a litre. This will push the Gauteng price of diesel to R25.49 a litre - a n… [+1862 chars] readmore...


Supreme Court strikes down law requiring sex offenders to be automatically added to registry - CBC News

The Supreme Court of Canada has ruled that a 2011 change to the Criminal Code requiring sex offenders to automatically be added to the sex offenders registry is unconstitutional.

The Supreme Court of Canada has ruled that a 2011 change to the Criminal Code requiring sex offenders to automatically be added to the sex offenders registry is unconstitutional. In a five to four s… [+5369 chars] readmore...


Azam Khan Disqualified As UP MLA After Conviction For Hate Speech - NDTV

Samajwadi Party leader Azam Khan's assembly seat was declared vacant by the Uttar Pradesh speaker this evening, formalising his disqualification as the MLA from the Rampur seat.

Samajwadi Party leader Azam Khan's assembly seat was declared vacant by the Uttar Pradesh speaker this evening, formalising his disqualification as the MLA from the Rampur seat. Mr Khan, Vidhan sabh… [+1461 chars] readmore...


Synthesizing quantum nanomagnets via metal-free multi-porphyrin systems - Phys.org

A team of researchers at Shanghai Jiao Tong University, working with a pair of colleagues from Harvard University, has developed a new way to synthesize single quantum nanomagnets that are based on metal-free, multi-porphyrin systems. In their paper published…

A team of researchers at Shanghai Jiao Tong University, working with a pair of colleagues from Harvard University, has developed a new way to synthesize single quantum nanomagnets that are based on m… [+2735 chars] readmore...


Fencing Commences 2022-23 Campaign With Temple Open - Penn Athletics

PHILADELPHIA – The University of Pennsylvania's men's and women's fencing teams open their regular season this weekend with the Temple Open, joining 21 varsity and three club teams from around the country.

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Two new Covid variants found in UK with hundreds of cases detected - The Independent

The UK Health and Security Agency has warned rapid growth has been identified in the strains

Sign up for our free Health Check email to receive exclusive analysis on the week in health Get our free Health Check email Two new strains of coronavirus have emerged in the UK, health officials h… [+2669 chars] readmore...


Quentin Tarantino Responds To Kanye West Claims He Stole His Idea For ‘Django Unchained’ - Deadline

Quentin Tarantino is setting the record straight on Kanye West’s claims that the director stole his idea for the plot for his Oscar-winning film Django Unchained. West made the claim in an interview earlier this week with Piers Morgan, telling Morgan he pitch…

Quentin Tarantino is setting the record straight on Kanye West’s claims that the director stole his idea for the plot for his Oscar-winning film Django Unchained. West made the claim in an interview… [+1331 chars] readmore...


Stock market news live updates: Stocks push higher as Apple boom outweighs Amazon miss - Yahoo Canada Finance

U.S. equities elbowed their way past an earnings miss from Amazon to open higher Friday after a rough week of third-quarter financials from Big Tech.

U.S. stocks elbowed their way past an earnings miss from Amazon to charge higher Friday, boosted by an Apple beat that helped offset some concerns from a a rough week of third-quarter Big Tech result… [+3559 chars] readmore...



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