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Jayalalithaa on life support, says hospital

Apollo Hospital's joint managing director Sangita Reddy said in the afternoon that Jayalalithaa was "in a grave situation" despite "our best efforts". Jayalalithaa, who was the second Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu after Janaki Ramachandran, served as Chief Minister from 1991 to 1996, in 2001, from 2002 to 2006 and from 2011 to 2014. Read More

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Periodic Table Now Has 4 New Elements

Periodic Table Now Has 4 New Elements

Following the tradition, names of the recently discovered elements have been given in accordance with the names of a place, a geographical location or of a scientist. After the first instance, they had to work hard to confirm that the element had existed and wasn't just an error, hence the multiple occasions over several years. Read More

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Conway says Trump kids to have role in empire

Conway says Trump kids to have role in empire

Reince Priebus, who will be the White House chief of staff, said on the MSNBC programme Morning Joe that he was not ready to provide any more information about the legal discussions. And he will keep having big rallies, starting Thursday in Cincinnati, as he launches a "thank you" tour of key battleground states. The details of the agreement are not public yet, but questions have already been raised on the kind of incentives that might have been offered to the company. Read More

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Sunshine, mild temperatures on tap; rain possible Wednesday

Sunshine, mild temperatures on tap; rain possible Wednesday

Rain showers will ramp up Monday night, with a 90 percent chance, as high winds gust up to 35 miles per hour and thunderstorms possible. Rain will be likely before 10 p.m. The normal high and low on Monday is 47 and 29. Rain is expected today, and up to a half an inch of total rainfall is possible. This high challenges the 2008 record of 68 set in 2006, according to center director Eric Horst . Read More

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European Agency: Mars Lander Crash Caused By Sensor Failure

European Agency: Mars Lander Crash Caused By Sensor Failure

The European Space Agency experiences disappointment once again since 2003 when the British lost their Beagle 2 lander after separating from the mothership, namely the Mars Express. They believe that up until that point, most of the Schiaparelli's mission had transpired as expected. The agency still feels the mission will help the next ExoMars effort, scheduled for 2020. Read More

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Hammond to pledge £1bn for rolling out 'full-fibre' broadband

The new fund should help two million extra premises get access, and get a proper rollout of 1Gb (1,000 megabits per second) broadband and "full" fibre-to-the-premises connections going. In the meantime, BT chairman Sir Mike Rake said the firm had developed an interim technology to get more full-fibre broadband to the property. Until this is rolled out, however, BT will "substantially" enhance speeds for the rest of the country, he told BBC's Today Programme . Read More

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Turkey accuses Syrian government of killing three of their soldiers

Turkey sent tanks, special forces and jets into Syria on August 24 in support of largely Turkmen and Arab rebels in an offensive dubbed "Euphrates Shield" meant to push Islamic State and Kurdish militia fighters from its border. "[Turkey's Euphrates Shield operation] safeguards the stability of Syria and the life and property security of Turkey", he added. Jan Egeland told reporters in Geneva that the United Nations also has "verbal support" from Russian Federation, a close ally of the ... Read More

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Small Business Saturday: #ShopSmall, Big Impact

Small Business Saturday: #ShopSmall, Big Impact

This year, 28 businesses have signed up to participate in the day, which promises cash prizes for customers who visit 12 downtown businesses and document their trips on a bingo card. " Small Business Saturday reminds consumers of how valuable small businesses are to our communities, and we are incredibly proud to be the founding partner". Read More

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Yemeni officials, residents: 20 killed in city of Taiz

Yemeni officials, residents: 20 killed in city of Taiz

He called the situation in Yemen "unacceptable" as government forces, Houthis, rebel militas, al-Qaeda and Isis continue to fight over pockets of control. Fighting between government forces and rebels was to have stopped on Thursday under a ceasefire plan proposed by the U.S. secretary of state John Kerry following talks with Houthi representatives in the Omani capital on Monday. Read More

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Fallout 4 mods now available on PS4

Fallout 4 mods now available on PS4

The 1.8 update for the game that was announced in October brings the long-awaited mod support to the PlayStation 4 version of the game. So, the players must learn to prioritize which mods are important to their game plan. The Sony PS4 Pro joined by the less exciting new PlayStation 4 Slim. However, PS4 console users should take note that there is a mod file size limit just like with Skyrim . Read More

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2016 set to break heat record despite slowdown in emissions

2016 set to break heat record despite slowdown in emissions

Emissions in the USA, the world's second-highest greenhouse gas emitter, were projected to fall 1.7 percent in 2016, also due to a decrease in coal production. We strive to ensure everything we do leaves long-term benefits for the world we live in and reducing our carbon emissions is a top priority. The report comes as diplomats from around the globe gather in Morocco for negotiations on how to implement last year's Paris Agreement on climate change . Read More

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New YouTube VR App is Completely Re-designed for Daydream

New YouTube VR App is Completely Re-designed for Daydream

It's AU$119 at two retailers right now, either the Google Store or JB Hi-F. The grey "slate" model I was sent for review looks way more comfy and homely than the stark white plastic of Samsung's Gear VR headset. It's a comfortable and fairly light weight VR headset at 220g (around 30 percent lighter than the average). Like "I though about the Galaxy Note 7 when I touched it" hot. Read More

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Republicans 'already working to repeal Obamacare' after Donald Trump wins USA election

Republicans 'already working to repeal Obamacare' after Donald Trump wins USA election

He says these deals are responsible for shipping American jobs overseas. Donald Trump is 45th President of the USA after Barack Obama. He noted, however, that there may be a time limit to any potential changes. Conservatives are nonetheless looking forward to Obamacare's end. Trump's meeting with Obama was due to be reported by the pool of White House journalists who cover the president. Read More

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North Carolina GOP does well; Dems pick up high court seat

North Carolina GOP does well; Dems pick up high court seat

After months (and months, and months) of debates, ads, political claims and counter claims, voters go to the polls and cast ballots in the 2016 general election. Republican Donald Trump will hold his final North Carolina rally Monday afternoon at the state fairgrounds. Officials say one precinct in Durham County ran out of its authorization-to-vote forms but that the forms were replenished. Read More

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Student assaulted by two men near University of Louisiana, hijab stolen

Student assaulted by two men near University of Louisiana, hijab stolen

No arrests have been made in the robbery. The suspects stole her auto keys, and the vehicle was later reported missing, authorities said. She also said the men shouted racial obscenities as they struck her several times in the back. presidency. Officials say the assault occurred Wednesday in a parking structure while the woman was wearing traditional Muslim clothing, including a hijab. Read More

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Google, Amazon and Home Accents

Google, Amazon and Home Accents

Amazon products' main leverage over Google's product is its now broader range of smart home capabilities, with major companies that provide heat and lighting products already signed with Amazon, as CNET reports . Backed by the algorithms that made Google famous, Home is also privy to a growing list of questions, ranging from calculations, to nutrition facts, to asking for help in another language. Read More

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