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Now send 360-degree photos, HD videos on Facebook Messenger

Giving its Messenger a more visual appeal, Facebook on Tuesday said that users can now send 360 degree photos and HD videos from within the platform.

Google Doodle celebrates India's first US-trained female doctor

Google on Saturday dedicated a Doodle to India's "first" female doctor Anandi Gopal Joshi to mark what would have been her 153rd birthday.

39 Indian hostages held by ISIS in Iraq have been killed: Sushma Swaraj

The 39 Indian citizens kidnapped in 2014 by ISIS in Iraq were killed, confirmed external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj today.

Canada does not support any separatist movement, Trudeau tells Punjab CM

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Wednesday assured Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh that his country stands for a united India and does not support any separatist movement, in India or elsewhere.

America bans entry of Indian officials in 96 Gurdwaras

America bans Indian official’s entry: 

40 died in Kabul blast

40 persons were died in a suicide attack on Tebyan center in Pule Sokhtia area of Kabul on Thursday morning.

Cricketers safe after Melbourne incident

The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) said all players and support staff of the touring Ashes party are accounted for and safe after a car drove into a crowd close to Flinders Street Station here on Thursday evening.

Blow to Uber: EU court brands it as 'transport company'

Uber Technologies Inc. suffered a major defeat in its effort to overturn strict rules and licensing requirements in Europe after the bloc's highest court on Wednesday ruled the ride-hailing company should be regulated as a transportation service, rather than a digital service.

Top US news anchor fired over 'sexual misconduct'

Matt Lauer, one of the most famous TV news anchors in the US, was on Wednesday fired by NBC over an allegation of sexual misconduct.

Aung San Suu Kyi looses ‘Freedom of Oxford award for inaction in handling Rohingya refugees crisis

Myanmar's de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi has been stripped of the Freedom of Oxford award over her "inaction" in handling the raging Rohingya refugee crisis and turning a "blind eye to violence" in the country that forced over 600,000 people to flee to Bangladesh.

CLTA signs MoU with Gillermo Alcaide Justel

The Chandigarh Lawn Tennis Association on Saturday announced a long-term agreement with former ATP player Gillermo Alcaide Justel who will work with the association as its visiting International Director for Development. Justel is presently coaching world number 35 Fernando Verdasco on the ATP Tour.

Golden Temple gets Award certificate of most visited shrine in the world

“World Book of Records” based at London (U.K) today presented Award certificate of ‘Most visited Place of World’ to Shriomani Gurdwara Pharbandhak Committee the management body of the Golden Temple. 

Indian man jailed for robbery in Singapore

An Indian man has been jailed for over four years and 20 weeks for robbing an Indian jeweller of cash and valuables worth 43,000 Singapore dollars.

India’s justice Dalveer Bhandari made it to the International Court of Justice

Justice Dalveer Bhandari’s victory over Britain’s candidate in the world court is a “humiliating blow” for the UK, the media said on Tuesday, even as India asserted that the hard-fought race will not impact the bilateral ties.

Miss World 2017 is Haryana girl Manushi Chiller

India's Manushi Chillar on Saturday won the coveted Miss World 2017 title at a glittering event here, ending 16 years of drought for India at the international pageant.

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