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Online shoppers spend more on Thanksgiving Day

New York, Nov 28 (IANS) Latest data show that online shoppers splurged more on commodities at Thanksgiving Day this year than they used to for the holiday. Shoppers spent more than $1.7 billion on online purchases on Thursday, which showed an increase of 25 percent from the same period of time last year, beating market prediction of an 18 percent increase, Xinhua cited an Adobe Digital I...

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British GDP growth up 0.5 percent in Q3

London, Nov 28 (IANS) British gross domestic product increased by 0.5 percent in the third quarter of 2015, unrevised from the preliminary estimate of GDP published a month ago, according to the second estimate data released by the Office for National Statistics (ONS). Compared with the same quarter a year ago, British GDP increased by 2.3 percent, unrevised from the previously published...

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Albania, India sign MoU on diplomatic passport holders

Tirana, Nov 28 (IANS) Albania and India have signed an agreement on the removal of visa requirements for diplomatic and service passport holders between the two countries, Albanian Foreign Affairs Ministry has said. The agreement will serve the interests of both countries and strengthen friendly relations and cooperation in various areas of mutual interest, Xinhua quoted the ministry as ...

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Kim plans 'makeover' after delivering baby

Los Angeles, Nov 28 (IANS) Reality star Kim Kardashian is reportedly planning a full makeover using plastic surgery after welcoming her second child, who is due in December. Kim is going to do a massive plastic surgery makeover after she gives birth this baby, a source told radaronline.com. Kim has been discussing the surgeries she wants to get done and talking to doctors about t...

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Austria registers continued GDP growth in Q3

Vienna, Nov 28 (IANS) The Austrian economy has seen third quarter GDP growth of 0.3 percent matching that of the quarter prior, the Austrian Institute of Economic Research (WIFO) said late on Friday. The result matches WIFO's preliminary estimate made at the end of October. It said positive impulses from exports, trade, and industry as well as an expansion of fixed capital investments al...

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Three killed in shooting at US clinic

Los Angeles, Nov 28 (IANS) At least three people, including a police officer, were killed and 11 injured in a standoff with a gunman in the US state of Colorado, police said. The Colorado attorney general termed the deaths as tragic, Xinhua news agency reported. Five police officers are among the injured, police chief Pete Carey told a press conference. Police have dete...

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Canadian stocks close lower on plunging gold, oil prices

Toronto, Nov 28 (IANS) Canada's main stock market in Toronto on Friday failed to resume the winning streak due to weak resources shares after both gold and oil prices dropped sharply. The Toronto Stock Exchange's benchmark Standard & Poor's/TSX Composite Index was down 56.95 points, or 0.42 percent, to conclude this week's trading at 13,368.24 points, as a slight gain in non-resource...

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Portuguese soccer league standings

Lisbon, Nov 28 (IANS) The following are the Portuguese soccer league standings after Friday's match (tabulated under matches played, won, drawn, lost, goals for, goals against, points), according to Xinhua news agency. Sporting CP 10 8 2 0 19 5 26 FC Porto 9 6 3 0 18 4 21 SC Braga 10 6 2 2 17 4 20 SL Benfica 9 6 ...

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Policeman killed in shooting at US clinic

Los Angeles, Nov 28 (IANS) A policeman was killed in a standoff with a gunman in the US state of Colorado, police said. The gunman, who injured at least 11 people in a clinic, has been taken into custody, according to police. Five police officers are among the injured, police chief Pete Carey told a press conference, Xinhua news agency reported. Police have determined tha...

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Seven Kenyan athletes banned for doping

Nairobi, Nov 28 (IANS) Seven Kenyan athletes, including two-time cross-country world champion Emily Chebet received bans for doping offences on Friday. Chebet, the cross-country world champion in 2010 and 2013, was banned for four years after testing positive for the diuretic and masking agent furosemide, the Kenyan athletics federation said. The 29-year-old Chebet was also a b...

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Bankrupt 50 Cent reveals stacks of bank notes

Los Angeles, Nov 28 (IANS) Bankrupt rapper 50 Cent has given his fans a glimpse inside his fridge - revealing stacks of bank notes. The rapper, who revealed he was bankrupt just months ago, took a camera crew around his kitchen in a new Instagram video - before opening his fridge door to reveal its contents, reports mirror.co.uk. The star had stacked up countless dollar bills on ...

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Shooter injures 11 at US clinic, arrested

Los Angeles, Nov 28 (IANS/EFE) The gunman who injured at least 11 people on Friday at a clinic in the US state of Colorado has been taken into custody, police said. Five police officers are among the injured, police chief Pete Carey told a press conference. Police have determined that the unidentified objects the shooter brought into the building did not contain explosives, the c...

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Germany's benchmark DAX index declines slightly

Frankfurt, Nov 28 (IANS) The benchmark DAX index at the Frankfurt Stock Exchange on Friday declined slightly and closed at 11,293.76 points. After significant gains for two consecutive days, the blue-chip index lost 27.01 points, or 0.24 percent on Friday. It added 1.6 percent for the whole week, Xinhua news agency reported. Infineon Technologies AG, a semiconductor producer, con...

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Radcliffe jealous of Redmayne's 'Harry Potter' outfit

Los Angeles, Nov 28 (IANS) Actor Daniel Radcliffe says he is jealous of the wonderful wizard outfit Eddie Redmayne gets to wear in Harry Potter spin-off film Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them. Oh f**k you, Eddie, in your brilliant costume... I got jeans and a zip top for 10 years and you've got a great coat already, Radcliffe told NME magazine, reports femalefirst.co.uk. Ra...

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US stocks end mixed after Thanksgiving Day

New York, Nov 28 (IANS) The US stocks closed mixed in light volume in a shortened post-holiday session on Friday, as Wall Street eyed retailers' Black Friday sales results. The Dow Jones Industrial Average inched down 14.90 points, or 0. 08 percent, to 17,798.49. The S&P 500 inched up 1.24 points, or 0.06 percent, to 2,090.11. The Nasdaq Composite Index gained 11.38 points, or 0.22 p...

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Tom Cruise 'hasn't seen' daughter in two years

Los Angeles, Nov 28 (IANS) Actor Tom Cruise is said to have not seen his nine-year-old daughter Suri for around 800 days. According to National Enquirer, the Mission: Impossible star has kept his distance from his daughter and ex-wife Katie Holmes because of his religion Scientology. He doesn't seem interested in being part of Suri's day-to-day life, aceshowbiz.com quoted a sour...

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Oil prices fall amid ample supplies

New York, Nov 28 (IANS) Oil prices dropped on Friday as market expected that supplies would exceed the demand. The US crude supplies of last week gained 1 million barrels to 488.2 million barrels, 105.2 million barrels more than one year before, the US Energy Information Administration (EIA) said in a weekly report released on Wednesday. Inventories at Cushing, Oklahoma, the deli...

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India will always remain a 'tolerant' nation: Javed Akhtar

Mumbai, Nov 28 (IANS) India will always remain a tolerant nation, veteran writer Javed Akhtar has said. There are certain instances of intolerance in some sections of the society. But India will always remain a tolerant society. You can not term the entire nation intolerant, Akhtar said on the sidelines of the Royal Stag Barrel Select Perfect Strokes Season 2 in Pune on Friday.<...

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Civilians, three policemen injured in US shooting

Los Angeles, Nov 28 (IANS) At least three police officers and some civilians were injured in an ongoing shooting in the US state of Colorado on Friday, the media reported. Officers from the Colorado Springs Police and the Colorado State Patrol are at the scene, with their guns pointed in the direction of the Planned Parenthood clinic, Colorado Springs, Xinhua news agency reported.

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Kate Winslet finds showbiz events 'exciting'

Los Angeles, Nov 28 (IANS) Actress Kate Winslet enjoys attending showbiz events because they provide her with a rare opportunity to dress glamorously and be pampered. She finds it exciting. It's nice to feel pulled together in the moments when I need to be, like on a red carpet and I really enjoy those moments because I don't sit at home getting manicures and massages and having people c...

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