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Birdflu near Hampi in Karnataka, 1593 chicken culled

An outbreak of bird flu virus in Karnataka was reported by the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) on Friday, citing a Nov. 11 report from the Indian agriculture ministry. The ministry had said that the highly contagious H5N8 virus was confirmed among birds in the village of Itagi, and all 1,593 of the birds at risk from the disease either ...

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Star Wars 7: Leaked Photos Reveal Return of Two More Characters

Some leaked photos of ‘Star wars 7’ currently in post-production stage show that two more characters from the original Triology returning in the upcoming ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’, to be released this year on December 18. Not surprsing since director J.J. Abrams hinted at the return of these two minor characters from the original movies. The leaked promotional stills ...

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Cristiano Ronaldo confirms break-up with Russian model Irina Shayk

Portuguese football star Cristiano Ronaldo, who won the “Footballer of the Year” award at the ceremony last week failed to mention the name of his girlfriend ┬áraising eyebrows and now confirmed that he has broken up with Russian model Irina Shayk. “After dating for five years, my relationship with Irina Shayk has come to an end,” he said in a ...

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Native Sri Lankan flying snake now sighted in Andhra forests

A flying snake, almost extinct and native only to Sri Lanka, has been sighted in Andhra Pradesh’s Seshachalam forests, forest officials and researchers said, noting that it was the first time that Chrysopelea taprobanica has been sighted outside the island nation. The species, known to be found in dry zone lowlands and parts of the intermediate climatic zones in Sri ...

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Who is Richard Rahul Verma?

The US Senate has confirmed Richard Rahul Verma, also known in short as Rich Verma, to be the next American ambassador to India, making him the first Indian-American envoy in New Delhi, a key element in US diplomacy with its allies. Verma, 46, a former key aide to then secretary of state Hillary Clinton, was approved by the Senate by ...

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US Wildlife Officials Confirm Gray Wolf Found in Grand Canyon

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (Service) has confirmed that the wolf-like animal seen near the North Rim of the Grand Canyon on the North Kaibab National Forest early November and reported widely in the media is a gray wolf. The wolf has been identified through DNA analysis of scat as a female gray wolf from the Rocky Mountains. The ...

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Kim Kardashian to appear in ‘Bigg Boss 8’ as guest on Nov. 22

Kim Kardashian will drop in at "Bigg Boss 8" house to meet the inmates on November 22, said Andre Timmins, Director, Wizcraft International Entertainment. But Colors TV has not confirmed it so far, nor denied the report. The 34-year-old will be seen in the Bigg Boss house Nov 22 as a guest to interact with the contestants Karishma Tanna, Diandra ...

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It’s Official: Goa CM Manohar Parrikar to be Union Cabinet Minister for Defence

Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar Thursday virtually confirmed his elevation to the union cabinet even as the BJP legislators are expected to meet Friday to discuss his successor. While Parrikar is being tipped for the key defence ministry portfolio, one of the two held by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, the 58-year-old Parrikar said he had been instructed by BJP president ...

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Rumors on Kim Jong-un Rest as Limping North Korean Leader Appears in Public

The official North Korean news agency KCNA on Tuesday reiterated that Mr Kim Jong-un appeared in the public and pictures flashed in local newspapers showed him giving “field guidance” at a newly-built scientists’ residential district in PyongYang, but the pictures also confirmed the news that the North Korean leader was injured in the leg as Rodong Sinmun daily newspaper showed ...

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Jay Z and Beyonce Divorce Reckons High as Tour Details Leak

Now that Jay Z and Beyonce, who are ‘On the Run’ tour to evade puzzling eyes on their married life, probing media eyes reveal more than required to confirm that the couple are heading to a divorce. While rumors claim they lived spearate lives during the tour, some other reports suggested that the couple are strongly considering a divorce. But ...

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