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Google agrees to pay for beefed-up Wikipedia service

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     Google agrees to pay for beefed-up Wikipedia service The Wikimedia Foundation said Google was the first paying customer for its commercial venture Wikimedia Enterprise, which it launched last year Google has agreed to pay for ramped-up Wikipedia services, part of a growing trend for the US tech giant …

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Apple, Android phones targeted by Italian spyware: Google

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An Italy-based firm´s hacking tools were used to spy on Apple and Android smartphones in Italy and Kazakhstan, Google said Thursday, casting a light on a “flourishing” spyware industry. Google´s threat analysis team said spyware made by RCS Lab targeted the phones using a combination of tactics including unusual “drive-by …

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Fresh transport strikes hit UK, mainland Europe

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Tens of thousands of rail workers in the UK staged the latest day-long walkout over pay and job security, hampering weekend plans for those already hit by similar strikes Britain´s railway system once again came to a virtual standstill on Saturday and flights in Europe were disrupted as strikes in …

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What do when the dream is fulfilled

Dreams

After all, the smartest thing to do when you find yourself ascending the ranks within your industry is to strike while the iron is hot. We would imagine that Ahmed is currently fielding millions of phone calls, is pelted with flowers when he walks out his doors, Karan Johar is …

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Floods swamp more of Bangladesh and India, millions marooned

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Floodwaters inundated more of Bangladesh and northeast India on Tuesday, officials said, as authorities struggled to reach more than 9.5 million people stranded with little food and drinking water after days of intense rain. Particularly heavy monsoon rain has brought the worst floods in more than a century in some …

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There’s only one Earth and it needs you

Earth needs you

Earlier this month, the devastating video footage of the collapse of the Hassanabad Bridge along the Karakoram Highway in the Hunza Valley surfaced on the internet. The video showed the historic bridge crumbling due to the flood, which also damaged the nearby homes, buildings and two power plants. The flood …

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YOU CAN RECHARGE YOUR SOUL

YOU CAN RECHARGE YOUR SOUL

On International Yoga Day, people around the world are all set to take out their yoga mats and start exercising, but they might not be aware that yoga goes back centuries. Yoga is considered to be an ancient practice that originated 5,000 years ago in India. Yoga was developed as …

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New Charter of Economy

Economy

This time around we are much better off than 1947, no external aggression or natural disaster has impacted us, but we are in despair only because the nation is deeply divided. In earlier events, no one questioned the loyalty of half the electorate or majority of the elected representatives. Nations …

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