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Kim Jong-un, North Korea's leader, critically ill after surgery?

21 Apr 2020

Kim Jong-un, North Korea's leader, critically ill after surgery?

Kim Jong-un, the supreme leader of North Korea who is a revered figure in the country, is critically ill after he underwent surgery earlier this month, a CNN report said.

#CareerBytes: Career options to go for after pursuing Chartered Accountancy

17 Feb 2020

#CareerBytes: Career options to go for after pursuing Chartered Accountancy

In India, Chartered Accountancy (CA) is one of the most sought-after professional courses.

Apparently, Saudi Crown Prince hacked Jeff Bezos's phone via WhatsApp

22 Jan 2020

Apparently, Saudi Crown Prince hacked Jeff Bezos's phone via WhatsApp

Last year, Gavin de Becker, a security specialist known for assisting the CIA and FBI, claimed that the Saudi government had hacked the phone of Jeff Bezos, the world's richest man.

#ComicBytes: Five deadliest assassins in the Marvel Universe

26 Dec 2019

#ComicBytes: Five deadliest assassins in the Marvel Universe

With great power comes great responsibility, is a mantra most Marvel heroes follow, even the vigilante, Punisher.

Jamal Khashoggi murder: Saudi court hands death penalty to 5

23 Dec 2019

Jamal Khashoggi murder: Saudi court hands death penalty to 5

Over a year after journalist Jamal Khashoggi was murdered, a court in Saudi Arabia sentenced five people to death in connection with the incident.

James Bond is back in 'No Time To Die' trailer

05 Dec 2019

James Bond is back in 'No Time To Die' trailer

The first trailer for Daniel Craig's fifth and final outing as the indomitable secret service agent James Bond, titled No Time To Die, is finally here.

#ComicBytes: Five greatest fights between Batman and Superman

24 Nov 2019

#ComicBytes: Five greatest fights between Batman and Superman

Batman and Superman are two of DC's most iconic characters.

#CareerBytes: Additional courses to pursue after completing Chartered Accountancy

20 Nov 2019

#CareerBytes: Additional courses to pursue after completing Chartered Accountancy

Chartered Accountancy (CA) is one of the most sought-after and toughest professional courses.

Best new shows, movies coming on Amazon Prime this November

07 Nov 2019

Best new shows, movies coming on Amazon Prime this November

Wondering what Amazon Prime is going to be streaming this month now that you are done watching The Office (again)?

US forces kill ISIS chief: Here's how the operation unfolded

28 Oct 2019

US forces kill ISIS chief: Here's how the operation unfolded

ISIS, the terror outfit which excelled in inflicting fear across the globe with brutal beheading videos and innumerable attacks, lost its leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi this weekend.

Has ISIS chief Baghdadi been killed in US operation?

27 Oct 2019

Has ISIS chief Baghdadi been killed in US operation?

The United States launched a covert operation late on Saturday night in which Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, the chief of terror outfit ISIS, is believed to have died.

Trump threatens Turkey's economy in blunt letter to President Erdogan

17 Oct 2019

Trump threatens Turkey's economy in blunt letter to President Erdogan

United States President Donald Trump warned his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan, told him "not to be a fool" and threatened to destroy the country's economy in a striking letter sent on the day Turkey launched its incursion into northeastern Syria.

Five deadliest assassins in the Marvel Universe

19 Sep 2019

Five deadliest assassins in the Marvel Universe

With great power comes great responsibility, is a mantra most Marvel heroes follow, even the vigilante, Punisher.

Five greatest fights between Batman and Superman

08 Sep 2019

Five greatest fights between Batman and Superman

Batman and Superman are two of DC's most iconic characters.

#CareerBytes: Additional courses to pursue after completing Chartered Accountancy

13 Jul 2019

#CareerBytes: Additional courses to pursue after completing Chartered Accountancy

Chartered Accountancy (CA) is one of the most sought-after and toughest professional courses.

Saudi Arabia hacked Jeff Bezos's phone, accessed private data

31 Mar 2019

Saudi Arabia hacked Jeff Bezos's phone, accessed private data

In a shocking revelation, a top-level security specialist has alleged that the Saudi Arabian government had hacked the phone of Jeff Bezos, the world's richest man.

Saudi Arabia strips Osama bin Laden's son Hamza of citizenship

02 Mar 2019

Saudi Arabia strips Osama bin Laden's son Hamza of citizenship

Saudi Arabia announced yesterday it has revoked the citizenship of Hamza bin Laden, the son of the late al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden, who has become an increasingly prominent figure in the terror network.

5 best shows/movies on Amazon Prime Video in March 2019

01 Mar 2019

5 best shows/movies on Amazon Prime Video in March 2019

Amazon Prime Video is continuously upping its content game with new shows and movies to keep their viewers hooked.

Saudis don't know where Khashoggi's body is: Foreign Affairs official

11 Feb 2019

Saudis don't know where Khashoggi's body is: Foreign Affairs official

Riyadh doesn't know the location of dissident Jamal Khashoggi's body, despite having detained the Saudi team that murdered him, a high-ranking foreign affairs official in the kingdom said in an interview with CBS that was broadcasted yesterday.

#ComicBytes: Five greatest fights between Batman and Superman

05 Feb 2019

#ComicBytes: Five greatest fights between Batman and Superman

Batman and Superman are two of DC's most iconic characters.

I know Nepal, Bhutan are parts of India: Donald Trump

04 Feb 2019

I know Nepal, Bhutan are parts of India: Donald Trump

US President, Donald Trump, never fails to entertain people with his amusing antics, albeit unknowingly.

How does LSD work? Scientists finally have an idea

30 Jan 2019

How does LSD work? Scientists finally have an idea

Since it was synthesized in the 1930s, LSD, or lysergic acid diethylamide, has received much cultural and scientific attention.

#AtalBihariVajpayee: His poems are our guiding light now

25 Dec 2018

#AtalBihariVajpayee: His poems are our guiding light now

Life is a work in progress. Where it ends, death starts. All your life, you step towards death, inch by inch.

#KhashoggiMurder: 'I know how to cut', Khashoggi killer heard saying

15 Dec 2018

#KhashoggiMurder: 'I know how to cut', Khashoggi killer heard saying

On Friday, Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said that one of the killers of journalist Jamal Khashoggi was heard saying, "I know how to cut," in the audio tape of the killing sent by Turkey to the US and other countries.

'I can't breathe' were Jamal Khashoggi's final words, says report

10 Dec 2018

'I can't breathe' were Jamal Khashoggi's final words, says report

Jamal Khashoggi's final words were "I can't breathe," CNN has said, citing a source who has read the transcript of an audio tape of the final moments before the journalist's murder.

#ComicBytes: Five deadliest assassins in the Marvel Universe

02 Dec 2018

#ComicBytes: Five deadliest assassins in the Marvel Universe

With great power comes great responsibility, is a mantra most Marvel heroes follow, even the vigilante, Punisher.

#G20Summit: Trump to meet leaders of China, India, Japan, Russia

28 Nov 2018

#G20Summit: Trump to meet leaders of China, India, Japan, Russia

US President Donald Trump will hold over half a dozen bilateral meetings on the sidelines of this week's G20 Summit in Argentina, including with Russia's Vladimir Putin and China's Xi Jinping, apart from leaders of India and Turkey, the White House said yesterday.

Trump intends to turn blind eye to Khashoggi's murder: Turkey

23 Nov 2018

Trump intends to turn blind eye to Khashoggi's murder: Turkey

Turkey said US President Donald Trump intended to turn a "blind eye" to Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi's murder after he said Washington's ties with Riyadh wouldn't be affected by the incident.

Sony plans to release two Marvel movies in 2020

23 Nov 2018

Sony plans to release two Marvel movies in 2020

Sony is stepping up its game in the superhero universe as its recent Tom Hardy starring Venom movie has shown.

Khashoggi-probe: Crown Prince a red line, says Saudi Foreign Minister

22 Nov 2018

Khashoggi-probe: Crown Prince a red line, says Saudi Foreign Minister

Calls for Saudi Crown Prince, Mohammed bin Salman, to be held accountable for the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi are a "red line", Saudi Foreign Minister, Adel al-Jubeir, has said.

Khashoggi murder row: Trump supports 'steadfast partner' Saudi Arabia

21 Nov 2018

Khashoggi murder row: Trump supports 'steadfast partner' Saudi Arabia

President of United States Donald Trump maintained that Saudi Arabia was a great ally and that there was no 'definitive proof' that Mohammad bin Salman was involved in the murder of Washington Post journalist Jamal Khashoggi.

There'll be full report on Khashoggi's murder by Tuesday: Trump

18 Nov 2018

There'll be full report on Khashoggi's murder by Tuesday: Trump

US President Donald Trump has said he had spoken with the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) chief on the agency's assessment of the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi and that there will be a "very full report" by Tuesday.

CIA: Saudi Crown Prince ordered Jamal Khashoggi's assassination

17 Nov 2018

CIA: Saudi Crown Prince ordered Jamal Khashoggi's assassination

In the latest development to the Jamal Khashoggi murder case, the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) has concluded that Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince, Mohammed bin Salman, ordered the assassination.

US: Man, suspected of sending bombs to Trump's critics, arrested

27 Oct 2018

US: Man, suspected of sending bombs to Trump's critics, arrested

A 56-year-old, identified as Cesar Sayoc Jr., was arrested in Florida on Friday morning in connection to bombs sent to President of United States Donald Trump's critics earlier this week.

Captain Marvel trailer: Decoding the new hero's impact on Avengers

20 Sep 2018

Captain Marvel trailer: Decoding the new hero's impact on Avengers

'Captain Marvel' is scheduled to release on March 8, 2019. But, the film's trailer got released recently.

Afghan Taliban announces the death of Haqqani network leader

04 Sep 2018

Afghan Taliban announces the death of Haqqani network leader

The founder of the Haqqani network, one of Afghanistan's most effective and feared militant groups, has died after a long illness, their affiliates, the Afghan Taliban announced on Tuesday.

US Senator and war-hero John McCain dies at 81

26 Aug 2018

US Senator and war-hero John McCain dies at 81

US Senator John McCain breathed his last on Saturday surrounded by his family, an announcement from his office revealed. He was 81.

Indian Govt must slap penalty for Aadhaar misuse: Edward Snowden

18 Aug 2018

Indian Govt must slap penalty for Aadhaar misuse: Edward Snowden

The government must slap a penalty on anyone using Aadhaar data for purposes other than public services, whistle-blower Edward Snowden said.

The man, the words: Atalji's poems are now our guiding-light

17 Aug 2018

The man, the words: Atalji's poems are now our guiding-light

Life is a work in progress. Where it ends, death starts. All your life, you step towards death, inch by inch. And, only death is permanent.

#ForeverOurHero: How Vajpayeeji made India a nuclear state

16 Aug 2018

#ForeverOurHero: How Vajpayeeji made India a nuclear state

In an article, Shakti Sinha, who served as private secretary to late Shri Atal Bihari Vajpayee from 1996 to 1999 wrote, 'For Vajpayee, nuclear weapons security for India is an article of faith and not a slogan.'