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Powerball Jackpot Worth $1.6 billion Goes to 3 Lucky Winners

With maximum amount on platter, the $1.6 billion U.S. Powerball jackpot has gone to three winning tickets after the draw was held on Wednesday with the odds at 1 in 292 million. The winning number tickets with – 08 27 34 04 19 and Powerball 10 – were sold in Tennessee, California and Florida. Each winner will get one-third of ...

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NASA to Prepare Drones to Study Moon and Mars

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The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) have taken an important step in their endeavor to delve into studying Moon and Mars with their development of drones. Engineers from the American government’s agency are cultivating drones, which can soar to those regions like the shielded part of a crater, on Moon, Mars and asteroids that are unreachable for rovers in ...

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Earth Day: Obama Opens up In Defence of Climate Change

US President Barack Obama said climate change can no longer be denied and criticised those who refuse to recognise it. “If you’ve got a coming storm, you don’t stick your head in the sand; you prepare for the storm. You make sure our communities are prepared for climate change. And that’s an economic imperative,” Obama said. He said it can ...

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NASA’s OSIRIS-REx Mission Passes Critical Milestone, Enters Next

NASA’s science mission to retrieve a sample from an ancient space rock has almost achieved its mission, said NASA in a latest statement. The Origins Spectral Interpretation Resource Identification Security Regolith Explorer (OSIRIS-REx) mission has passed a critical milestone in its path and is set to enter the next phase, said NASA. Key Decision Point-D (KDP-D) of the spacecraft occurs as ...

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Big Day for NASA: All Set to Launch Orion Spaceship Today

The most awaited day has approached and now the US space agency is all set for the launch of its ambitious exploration spacecraft Orion from the Space Launch Complex 37 at Cape Canaveral air force station in Florida on Thursday, in its bid to send astronauts to asteroids and eventually Mars in the future. From the launch on a gigantic ...

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UFO Sighted in Florida, MUFON Reports Citing Witness Submission

In broad daylight on September 15, a witness had spotted a fast moving UFO around 10:30 am at Fort Lauderdale in Florida, said a submission made in Case 59886 to the Mutual UFO Network (MUFON). the UFO looked like a circular disk flying in the sky, showed the accompanying photograph. the witness said he saw two rainbows in the sky, ...

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Elections: This time Modi regime, say Indians in Tampa Bay

“Ab ki baar Modi sarkar (this time, Modi regime)”, said the Indians gathered here to snatch a glimpse of their favourite Bollywood stars and enjoy their performances at the IIFA green carpet. Covering the 15th edition of the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Weekend and Awards at Tampa Bay, Florida, an IANS journalist spoke to some of the Indians present ...

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IIFA 2014 Awards Ceremony Finale, Live Streaming Information

Highlighting the international appeal of India’s Bollywood film industry, the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Awards event will take off in the US for the first time in Tampa, Florida, on Saturday, with the sole absence of Amitabh Bachchan, who will be missing it this time. The four-day event, that kicked off on Wednesday will see the finale on Saturday, ...

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Top 10 wackiest festival destinations around the world

The recent Bollywood movie ‘Zindagi na Milegi Dobara’ has not only let Indians get more interested in Spain as a travel destination, but also get to know the festival of tomatoes – La Tomatina. There are many other wacky festivals around the world and Hotels.com has put together some of the unusual events that guarantee an unforgettable holiday. The Tomatina ...

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