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Paradise Papers leak: Britain’s Queen, Indian corporate houses in global tax haven

A year after sensational Panama Papers leak, another huge new leak, dubbed as Paradise Papers leak of financial documents has revealed how the powerful and ultra-wealthy, including the Queen Elizabeth of Britain and many Indian cooperates have secretly invested vast amounts of cash in offshore tax havens. Donald Trump’s commerce secretary …

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India vs. Australia, 2nd ODI: Kuldeep Yadav Spins Aussies, Becomes Third Indian To Claim Hat-Trick

India’s left-arm wrist spinner Kuldeep Yadav on Thursday became the third Indian bowler to claim a hat-trick in one-day internationals. The chinaman bowler achieved the feat during the second ODI against Australia at the Eden Gardens in Kolkata. The 22-year-old dismissed Matthew Wade (2), Ashton Agar (duck) and Pat Cummins (duck) to bag his maiden …

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Trump’s UN Speech: Threatens To ‘Totally Destroy North Korea’ and Kim Jong Un ‘Rocket Man’

President Donald Trump on Tuesday delivered a toughly worded defense of his “America first” foreign policy in his inaugural address to the United Nations and threatened to “totally destroy” North Korea if necessary. The president, speaking at the United Nations’ hallowed green-marble rostrum, also excoriated the international nuclear deal with …

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Melbourne: Stranded After Crash, He Walked 140 km, Drank His Urine To Survive

A 21-year-old man has scripted an incredible tale of survival after crashing his car while travelling through a desolate Australian outback by walking about 140 km before getting help and drinking his own urine to stay alive. Technician Thomas Mason was working in a remote community near the Northern Territory …

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Legendary Indian footballer Ahmed Khan passes away after prolonged illness

Ahmed Khan, a member of India’s gold winning football team at the first Asian Games in 1951, passed away at the age of 91 after prolonged illness. A prolific striker, Khan represented India in two Olympic Games — 1948 in London and 1952 in Helsinki apart from two Asian Games in Delhi and …

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Donald Trump’s Cybersecurity Team Accuses Him Of Ignoring Security Matters, Resigns En Masse

Seven members of Donald Trump’s cybersecurity team, including an Indian-origin data scientist, have resigned, accusing the US president of ignoring the pressing national security matters. In a group resignation letter, the members of the National Infrastructure Advisory Council or NIAC, whose purview includes national cyber security, cited both specific shortfalls …

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World Badminton Championships: PV Sindhu Loses Thrilling Final, Finishes With Silver

PV Sindhu went down fighting against Nozomi Okuhara of Japan in a match that swung like a pendulum in the World Badminton Championship final on Sunday. Sindhu, having lost the first game 19-21, came back brilliantly in the second game, winning it 22-20 before going down in the final game 20-22. …

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The Rise And Humiliating Fall Of Chris Cantwell, Charlottesville’s Starring ‘Fascist’

The white supremacists, nationalists and far-right trolls who starred in last weekend’s violent Charlottesville, Virginia, rallies have suffered no lack of humiliation in the days since. Take “Millennial Matt,” whose catchphrase – “Hitler did nothing wrong!” – earned him tens of thousands of fans before he went to the rally, …

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Steve Bannon, chief White House strategist, removed from role

Steve Bannon has been removed from his post as White House chief strategist, ending his highly contentious career at the center of the Trump administration. A statement from the White House press secretary was sent to journalists on Friday afternoon after multiple outlets reported Bannon was on his way out.  “White …

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