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Amanda Knox Trial Ends in Italy, Finally Declared Not Guilty

Amanda Knox, an American girl under trial in Italy, was finally relieved from the case after several ups and down in the case that would rival the O.J. Simpson murder trial. Amanda Knox and her Italian boyfriend were arrested eight years ago, on charges of killing a British exchange student Meredith Kercher in their apartment floor in Perugia, Italy. They ...

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RAPTOR Automatic 360-degree Price Tag Scanner to End Long Queues in Markets

The long queues at supermarkets or retail stores may end soon with Raptor checkout technology hitting the stores soon. The RAPTOR (Retail Application Prototype Testing of Operational Robotics) system is a new checkout technology for local grocery stores, super markets and any retail stores that will automatically scan each item robotically, dramatically speeding up the checkout time. The system uses ...

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Dhoni: The man under spotlight

2007 T20 World Champions, 2011 50-overs World Champions, 2011 Champion’s Trophy, and number 1 in ICC Test rankings – under Dhoni, India achieved it all. Widely regarded as “Captain cool” for his ability to be calm even under pressure, Dhoni has over and over again proved his worth as one of the best (if not the best) captains of India. ...

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Ebola Could End By June in Liberia, Predicts Study

The Ebola epidemic in Liberia could likely to be eliminated by June if the current high rate of hospitalisation and vigilance can be maintained, a new study predicted. The new model, developed by ecologists at the University of Georgia and the Pennsylvania State University, includes factors such as the location of infection and treatment, the development of hospital capacity and ...

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Outgoing UN Team Head Says Ebola Outbreak Will End in 2015

Though 2014 was beset with Ebola-dominated scare in the US and West Africa, the UN team UNMEER engaged in fighting the disease is optimistic that the outbreak will end in 2015. Anthony Banbury, the outgoing chief of the United Nations team fighting the virus in Wet Africa, said the deadly Ebola outbreak will be ended in 2015 though it was ...

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Sensex, Nifty Touch New Record, End in Red After Profit-Booking

Following Monday record of reaching its peak, Sensex reached another peak today but soon began to slip on profit-making and at the end closed in red by 162 points or 0.57 percent on Tuesday. The sensex of the S&P Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) touched 28,541.22 points on Tuesday, surpassing its earlier recorded high of 28,514.98 points on a day before ...

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End Haj subsidy, educate Muslims instead: SC tells Govt

The country’s apex court has directed the government to phase out subsidy paid to Muslims to make a Haj visit in a decade and use the amount for social and educational development of the community. Currently, the government foots Rs. 38,000 per person and last year the amount was at Rs 685 crore for about 1.25 lakh pilgrims. A Supreme ...

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