Daily Archives: July 5, 2017

Tensions prevail as North Korea test fires intercontinental ballistic missile


North Korea’s leader Kim Jong Un vowed his nation would “demonstrate its mettle to the U.S.” and never put its weapons programs up for negotiations a day after test-launching its first intercontinental ballistic missile. The hard line suggests more tests are being prepared as the country tries to perfect a nuclear missile capable of striking anywhere in the United States. ...

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BJP leader in Maharashtra held on charges of rape


Maharashtra BJP leader Ravindra Bawanthade, who was accused by a woman of raping her after a video showing them kissing on a bus went viral, has been arrested. Ravindra Bawanthade, 48, is a supervisor at a school at Nagbhid in Chandrapur district. A 19-year-old student of his school had filed a rape case against Bawanthade after CCTV footage of inside ...

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Asus ZenFone 4 Max With 5000mAh battery launched


Taiwanese handset maker Asus has unveiled the first smartphone in the ZenFone 4 series, the ZenFone 4 Max, boasting of a massive battery. The new Asus smartphone has been launched in Russia, and it also sports dual rear cameras. The new Asus ZenFone 4 Max (ZC554KL) price starts at RUB 13,900 (roughly Rs. 15,000) and will be going on sale ...

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Monsoon arrives in Uttarakhand: Met issues heavy rain alert


After a delay of nearly 10 days, monsoon finally arrived in Uttarakhand on Saturday with meteorological centre issuing a warning for heavy to very heavy rainfall at isolated places in next 72 hours. “Monsoon has arrived in many parts of Uttarakhand and it’s active in both Kumaon and Garhwal,” meteorological centre director Bikram Singh said, adding that it is likely ...

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