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No Move to Seek Facebook, Twitter Relocate Servers in India: Minister

Undecided about enforcing vigilance or let freedom flow through social media networking, the Indian government has finally given up on demanding Facebook and Twitter to set up servers in the country. Announcing the government stand, IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said, “The government has not decided to get servers of popular social networking sites, like hike, Facebook, Twitter etc established ...

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Earthquake Live: Nepal Hit Badly, Buildings, Damage Update

Location 28.131°N 84.649°E depth=15.0 km (9.3 mi) The earthquake measuring 7.5 magnitude on Richter scale that jolted Nepal and northern part of India caused major devastation in the old area Kathmandu, the capital of the Himalayan nation. According to information available, there was widespread devastation in Hanmandhoka area in the old area of Kathmandu. Several casualties were feared as buildings collapsed. ...

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7.5 Magnitutde Earthquake Jolts Nepal, HP, Bengal, Assam

An earthquake measuring 7.5 magnitude on Richter scale jolted Himachal Pradesh this morning triggering panic among the people and tremors were felt in Assam, Bengal and Meghalaya. “Tremors measuring 7.5 on the Richter scale were felt at 11.41 a.m.,” Meteorological Office Director Manmohan Singh told IANS. The epicentre of the earthquake was located in Nepal. This is an aftershock as ...

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Asteroid 316201 Named After Malala, Joins Celestial Fame with Anand

After India’s Chess legend Viswanathan Anand, Pakistan’s teenager education activist and Nobel laureate Malala Yousafzahi was given the star status with an asteroid named after her. The Asteroid 316201 orbiting between our solar systam between Mars and Jupiter discovered by NASA astronomer Amy Mainzer was given the name Malala. The discoverer is given the first choice to select a name ...

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Google Gets Patent for ‘Fragrance Emission Device’ That Can Also Track You Forever

Google has been awarded a patent for a “fragrance emission device” that can be worn inside the dress to keep the bad odor of the body under control or send out fragrance for people nearby. But, more than that Google is actually goggling at detecting a user’s location, surroundings and his need to locate or ward off friends and enemies. ...

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Researchers Pinpoint Where Memories are Generated in Brain

An international team of researchers has successfully determined where memories are generated with a level of precision that has been never achieved before. The researchers were able to pinpoint this location down to specific circuits of the human brain. “We have been able to locate the generation of human memories to certain neuronal layers within the hippocampus and the entorhinal ...

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HudHud Turns into ‘Severe Cyclonic Storm’; Army, Navy on High Alert

The Indian Meteorological department has upgraded the HudHud into “Severe Cyclonic Storm” as Friday night is witnessing severe rains and storm lashing at speeds of 50 to 60 kmph the coastal regions of Andhra Pradesh and Odisha, near Visakhapatnam and Gopalpur, respectively. The Andhra and Odisha coast will witness gusting winds lashing the coast at 135 kmph on Saturday and ...

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Not Vizag, Mangalagiri is new AP capital, Naidu to Announce it Tomorrow in Assembly

Unlike some suggestions made before, Visakhapatnam or Vizag is not going to be the capital of the new shrunk Andhra Pradesh state as Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu reportedly told his Telugu Desam Party MLAs to seek land donations in Mangalagiri region between Vijayawada and Guntur, the place he was sworn-in as the CM. Though Vizag has all the facilities to ...

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