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David Cameron admits he profited from father’s offshore fund

London: David Cameron has admitted he profited from his late father’s offshore investment fund, which was revealed in the Panama Papers as having avoided paying tax in the UK. The prime minister sold his stake in the Blairmore fund for more than £30,000 just four months before entering Downing Street. …

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Google expanding self-driving vehicle testing to Arizona

Alphabet Inc is expanding its testing of self-driving cars to the Phoenix, Arizona metro area, the company said on Thursday, making it the fourth US city to serve as a proving ground for the autonomous vehicles. The company’s Google unit has conducted driverless vehicle testing for six years in Mountain …

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Annual fee for UG courses at IITs hiked approx 110 percent

NEW DELHI: The annual fee for undergraduate courses at IITs has been hiked by more than double, sources in the Human Resource Development (HRD) Ministry said on Thursday. The annual fee has been hiked from Rs. 90,000 to Rs. 2 lakh. Confirming the development, a senior official at HRD Ministry …

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World Health Day: Follow these WHO guidelines to beat diabetes

New York city: 350 million people worldwide have diabetes, according to the World Health Organisation (WHO) and the number is set to double in the next 20 years. WHO chose to focus on diabetes this World Health Day to bring awareness to the disease impacting millions of people globally. Combating …

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An athiest law student murdered in Bangladesh

Dhaka,Shafiqul Alam: A Bangladeshi law student who posted against Islamism on his Facebook page has been murdered, police said Thursday, the latest in a series of killings of secular activists and bloggers in the country. Nazimuddin Samad, a 26-year-old atheist who had taken part in protests against Islamist leaders, was …

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Priyanka Chopra confirms Bipasha Basu-Karan Singh Grover’s wedding

Priyanka Chopra by all accounts confirmed not only Bipasha Basu and Karan Singh Grover’s relationship but their rumoured wedding, in a major way. The Quantico star’s recent tweet showed that the couple are indeed going steady, despite all sorts of reports questioning the status of their relationship. Priyanka tweeted, “I’m …

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