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'THAAD' anti-missile system can't protect South Korea from missile attacks by itself

‘THAAD’ anti-missile system can’t protect South...

A Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) interceptor is launched during a successful intercept test, in this undated handout photo provided by the U.S. Department of Defense, Missile Defense Agency. South Korea has...
Ryan International School murder: Renuka Shahane’s concerned Facebook post is heart-touching

Ryan International School murder: Renuka Shahane’s...

Evidently disturbed and shocked, Renuka Shahane, also a mother, asked the pertinent question — “How do we make things safe for our kids?” She numbered down all the discrepancies and security lapses on the p...
Inspired by Ranveer Singh starrer 'Ladies vs Ricky Bahl', man dupes 15 women of over Rs 50 lakh

Inspired by Ranveer Singh starrer ‘Ladies...

Inspired by Ranveer Singh-starrer ‘Ladies vs Ricky Behl’, a 34-year-old man duped several women over the last six years on the pretext of marrying them and would later blackmail them with intimate videos. Yog...
Gurgaon: Body of class 2 student found inside toilet of Ryan International School

Gurgaon: Body of class 2 student...

Gurgaon: The body of a 7-year-old class 2 student was found inside a toilet of Ryan International School. The boy, named Pradduman, was found dead with his throat slit inside the toilet. The body of a class II student ...
Foreign tourists can eat beef in their countries, then come to India: Union Minister KJ Alphons

Foreign tourists can eat beef in...

Union Tourism Minister K J Alphons has kicked off a row by saying that foreign tourists were free to eat beef in their own countries and then come to India. Newly sworn-in Union Minister K J Alphons has kicked off a cont...
http://www.nydailynews.com/news/crime/kidnapped-teen-escapes-captors-29-days-article-1.3476300

Kidnapped teen escapes three captors after...

A 15-year-old who had been missing for nearly a month made a dramatic escape from her three alleged kidnappers on Tuesday by swimming across a lake and flagging down a farmer for help. Jasmine Block, who disappeared from...

Entertainment[ View All ]

Creators of ‘Grand Theft Auto’ are making a game for the Nintendo Switch

Creators of ‘Grand Theft Auto’ are...

Rockstar Games, creator of Grand Theft Auto and Red Dead Redemption, announced on Thursday that its third-person detective thriller L.A. Noire is coming to four new platforms this fall....
Marvel Actress Changed Her Chinese Surname Because ‘Hollywood Is Racist’

Marvel Actress Changed Her Chinese Surname...

Chloe Bennet, the star of Marvel’s TV show “Agents of  S.H.I.E.L.D.,” has no time for people who question her legitimacy as an Asian-American woman....
Selena Gomez’s Hacked Instagram Shares Nude Photos of Ex Justin Bieber

Selena Gomez’s Hacked Instagram Shares Nude...

Selena Gomez, Justin Bieber and her 125 million Instagram followers have had a doozy of a day. Earlier today the Fetish singer, who is the most followed person on Instagram, got...
Taylor Swift’s “Look What You Made Me Do” Lyrics Decoded: Is She Calling Out Katy Perry and Kanye West?

Taylor Swift’s “Look What You Made...

Taylor Swift ‘s new single “Look What You Made Me Do” is finally here, and fans are already in overdrive trying to decipher exactly who...
Katy Perry & Her Underdog Squad Come Out On Top With Help From Nicki Minaj In ‘Swish Swish’ Video

Katy Perry & Her Underdog Squad...

Katy Perry ’s music video for ‘Swish Swish’ is finally here, and it’s everything. Watch her and get down — with some help from...
Grab the Tissues! John Cena Is Brought to Tears By His Fans and Their Heartwarming Thank You Notes

Grab the Tissues! John Cena Is...

It’s hard to see John Cena tear up and not break out into water works ourselves. The WWE star couldn’t help but well up when he...

Sports[ View All ]

UFC issues statement on 'viral illness' that forced Ray Borg out of UFC 215; refunds available

UFC issues statement on ‘viral illness’...

  The UFC has officially ruled Ray Borg out of Saturday’s UFC 215 main event vs. Demetrious Johnson, citing a “viral illness” as the reason for the cancellation of the scheduled flyweight championship fight...
US Open: Juan Martin Del Potro Stops Roger Federer, Enters Semi-Finals

US Open: Juan Martin Del Potro...

Juan Martin del Potro sensationally gatecrashed the US Open again on Wednesday, stunning five-time champion Roger Federer Juan Martin del Potro sensationally gatecrashed the US Open again on Wednesday, stunning five-ti...
Lions, Matthew Stafford agree to $135M extension

Lions, Matthew Stafford agree to $135M...

The Lions were never very concerned about their ability to keep franchise quarterback Matthew Stafford, comfortably stating their confidence in getting a deal done over the summer while admitting it might take the co...
World Championships: PV Sindhu goes down fighting in thrilling world final

World Championships: PV Sindhu goes down...

HYDERABAD: It was so near, yet so far for PV Sindhu. The lanky shuttler gave it her all, but still had to settle for silver in the World Championships. In the one-hour 50 minute slugfest, the longest match of the tourna...
Faced with thorny ethics of buying a Floyd Mayweather fight, some fans try to 'balance the scales'

Faced with thorny ethics of buying...

On Saturday night in Las Vegas a serial abuser of women Mayweather will put on a pair of boxing gloves, step through the ropes and earn an incredible sum of money for acts of violence very similar to those that,buying in...
Best of MLB: Manny Machado caps monster night with walk-off grand slam for Orioles

Best of MLB: Manny Machado caps...

BALTIMORE — Manny Machado capped a three-homer night with a grand slam in the bottom of the ninth inning, and the Baltimore Orioles rallied past the Los Angeles Angels 9-7 on Friday night in a game that featured 10...

Health[ View All ]

Study says four cups of coffee per day can lower risk of death

Study says four cups of coffee...

  How’s that fourth cup of joe? A new study from Spanish researchers suggests that higher coffee consumption is linked to a lower risk of death, USA Today reports. The study was presented at the European Society...
Beware! Breast cancer may kill 76,000 Indian women a year by 2020

Beware! Breast cancer may kill 76,000...

Lack of early diagnosis of breast cancer may kill 76,000 Indian women in a year by 2020, says a study, one of whose researchers is of Indian origin. One of the most commonly diagnosed type of cancer among women in Indi...
Common Anti-Allergy Drugs May Treat Deadly Blood Clots

Common Anti-Allergy Drugs May Treat Deadly...

The research by the University of Birmingham in the UK could lead to new treatments that prevent deep vein thrombosis (DVT), a blood clot that develops within a deep vein in the body, usually in the leg, and causes swell...
Swachh Bharat survey 2018: Negative marks for false claims under new rules

Swachh Bharat survey 2018: Negative marks...

A revised methodology, including a penalty clause for false claims, will be used to rank the 4,041 cities and towns in the country under the Modi government’s third cleanliness survey — ‘Swachh Survekshan-2...
Marathwada Diary: Not just rains, lack of options to raise credit for sowing season causes spike in farmer suicides

Marathwada Diary: Not just rains, lack...

Parth MN is travelling across Maharashtra’s Marathwada province on a People’s Archive of Rural India fellowship to chronicle agrarian issues in the region, over a period of 6-8 months. Firstpost will reproduc...
9-year-old brings hope for HIV cure after spending 8 years in remission without drugs!

9-year-old brings hope for HIV/AIDS cure...

New Delhi: One of the most deadliest diseases to have gripped the world for ages is HIV/AIDS and finding a cure for it has posed the biggest challenge for scientists across the world. When infected with the HIV virus, hu...