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Social media makes people depressed: David Gandy

London, March 24 (IANS) British model David Gandy says social media is a source of depression for people. The 37-year-old has as many as 700,000 followers on Instagram and more than 100,000 followers on Twitter, but has warned of the dangers of living through the lens of social media, reports femalefirst.co.uk. It is something people need to look at. People are depressed. In a w...

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Trump demands vote on healthcare plan on Friday

Washington, March 24 (IANS) US President Donald Trump on Thursday demanded that House Republicans vote on the bill to overturn and replace Obamacare before the weekend. He said that the lawmakers should vote on the bill on Friday, EFE news reported. According to Office of Management and Budget Director Mick Mulvaney, if the bill does not have enough support in Congress he is read...

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Editors should welcome voices of young journalists: Raghav Bahl

Mumbai, March 24 (IANS) Renowned media professional Raghav Bahl thinks all senior editors should encourage the opinion and thoughts of young journalists as their perspectives towards any news and situation are different and connected to the new age digital readers. When the digital and social media started booming... I had to learn a lot about the changing pulse of audience. After realis...

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London attacker identified as Khalid Masood

London, March 24 (IANS) Police on Thursday identified Khalid Masood as the man who carried out the Westminster attack, as the death toll rose to five. Masood, 52, was born as Adrian Elms in Kent and was shot dead by police. He had not been the subject of any current police investigations, BBC reported. Three women and five men were arrested in London and Birmingham on suspicion o...

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Cyrus, Hemsworth to start a family?

Los Angeles, March 24 (IANS) Singer-actress Miley Cyrus and actor Liam Hemsworth has sparked speculation that they are planning on starting a family soon. While there are reports that Cyrus and Hemsworth have secretly married following a cryptic Instagram post, the couple has now sparked baby rumours as they have started constructing a children's playground and nursery on their Malibu pr...

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'Anaarkali Of Aarah': Swara is spectacular, 'Anaarkari Of Aarah' is simply stunning

Film: Anaarkali Of Aarah; Director: Avinash Das; Starring: Swara Bhaskar, Sanjai Mishra, Pankaj Tripathi, Ishteyak Khan; Rating: ****1/2 Nothing in this unexpected storm-trooper of a film has prepared you for its high-velocity energy and fervent statement on female sexuality. Without exaggeration Anaarkali Of Aarah (AOA) is the surprise of the season. It is stunning in thought, s...

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London attack death toll rises to five

London, March 24 (IANS) A 75-year-old man died on Thursday evening following the Westminster attack, taking the death toll to five, including the attacker, police said. His next of kin have been informed and are receiving support from specially trained family liaison officers, BBC quoted Scotland Yard as saying. On Wednesday, at least 40 people were hit on the iconic and crowded ...

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Republicans delay US House vote on healthcare plan

Washington, March 24 (IANS) The Republican leadership in the US House of Representatives postponed the vote that had been scheduled for later on Thursday on the new healthcare plan to replace Obamacare due to the lack of support among their own party, congressional officials confirmed to EFE new agency. The sources did not say when the vote will be held after President Donald Trump faile...

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Gomez feels 'defeated' by her youthful appearance

Los Angeles, March 24 (IANS) Singer-actress Selena Gomez thinks her youthful looks have restricted her acting career. The 24-year-old says her innocent appearance makes it tough for her to secure more mature onscreen roles. I could do any tomboy/teen princess movie in the world if I wanted to. I could do those for years. But I want to be a part of projects that have value, that r...

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Oil prices decline on rising US stockpiles

New York, March 24 (IANS) Oil prices extended losses on Thursday as rising US crude inventories intensified concerns about market oversupply. The US Energy Information Administration (EIA) said on Wednesday that the country's crude inventories climbed by almost 5 million barrels to 533.1 million last week, far outpacing forecasts for an increase of 2.8 million, Xinhua news agency reporte...

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Beyonce FaceTimes with teen cancer patient

Los Angeles, March 24 (IANS) Singer Beyonce Knowles used video calling app FaceTime to connect with young cancer patient Ebony Banks, after a social media campaign under the hashtag #EbobmeetsBeyonce grabbed her attention. Beyonce surprised the teenager, who has been battling with a rare form of the disease, with a video call on Wednesday, because it has always been her lifelong dream to...

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Fire breaks out at Bangladesh's 31-story central bank building

Dhaka, March 24 (IANS) A fire broke out at 31-story building of Bangladesh's central bank in capital Dhaka's central Motijheel business district on Thursday night, a fireman said. Xinhua news agency quoted the fire department official as saying that as many as 14 fire-fighting units were striving to put out the blaze that broke out on Thursday night at about 9.45 p.m. local time on the B...

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Israeli police arrest teen for bomb hoaxes

Jerusalem, March 24 (IANS) Israel's cyber police arrested on Thursday an Israeli-American teen suspected of sending bomb threats to hundreds of Jewish institutions around the world. The 19-year-old youth holds a dual Israeli and US citizenship, Xinhua news agency reported. He was arrested on Thursday morning at home in Ashkelon town in Israel. His father was also detained for que...

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Meghalaya to form House panel to inspect uranium boreholes

Shillong, March 24 (IANS) The Meghalaya government on Thursday conceded to the demand of opposition Hill State People's Democratic Party (HSPDP) to constitute an Assembly Committee to inspect the 1,500 boreholes drilled for exploration of uranium in Meghalaya's South West Khasi Hills district. HSPDP legislator Ardent Miller Basaiawmoit, who moved a resolution to veto any attempt of gover...

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Maharashtra doctors withdraw mass leave agitation

Mumbai, March 24 (IANS) In a late night development, the Maharashtra Association of Resident Doctors (MARD) on Thursday urged all resident medicos to call off their four-day-long mass CL agitation immediately. The MARD said the Bombay High Court had taken a very sympathetic view of the doctors concerns about physical security and related issues, which it would monitor every 15 days. <...

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Internet services must act against hate: British Secretary; UN mourns London victims

United Nations, March 24 (IANS) Internet and social media service providers must invigilate against content promoting hate and terror on the Internet and take them down, British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson told reporters on Thursday after the Security Council had mourned the victims of Wednesday's terrorist attack in London with a moment of silence. The tide is turning against terror...

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Left Front peasants wings' march on May 22 in Bengal

Kolkata, March 24 (IANS) As many as 11 farmers' wings of the Left Front in West Bengal, including CPI-M's peasants' front All-India Kisan Sabha (AIKS), on Thursday announced that they would march to Nabanna -- the state secretariat -- on May 22 to protest anti-farmers measures. Farmers are being deprived of getting minimum support price. State government as well as the Centre should prov...

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Six arrested for running fake company, cheating bank

Kolkata, March 24 (IANS) Six people including an employee of a private bank were arrested from West Bengal's North 24 Parganas district for allegedly running a fake company and fraudulently withdrawing large amount from the bank, police said on Thursday. The two main accused, Syed Arman Ali (34) and Niloy Debnath (36), were arrested along with their aid Rintu Pandey (30), on Wednesday fo...

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Sushma exposes concocted story of 'kidnapped' Indian in Serbia

New Delhi, March 23 (IANS) External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Thursday exposed a concocted story of an Indian kidnapped in the central European nation of Serbia, saying it was a stage-managed act. Responding to a tweet by a person named Rajeev Sharma that his brother Vinay Mahajan had been kidnapped in Serbia and the kidnappers were threatening to kill him unless paid money, Sush...

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Maharashtra doctors withdraw mass leave agitation

Mumbai, March 23 (IANS) In a late night development, the Maharashtra Association of Resident Doctors (MARD) urged all resident medicos to call off their four-day-long mass CL agitation immediately. The MARD said the Bombay High Court had taken a very sympathetic view of the doctors concerns about physical security and related issues, which it would monitor every 15 days. In view ...

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