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Here's why Facebook has aborted plans to launch crypto Libra in India

Here's why Facebook has aborted plans to launch crypto Libra in India

SUMMARY: Facebook might not launch its virtual currency named Libra in India, due to restrictions on the usage of digital currency in the country.

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4-day-old infant sent back and forth for 3 hours by doctors, dies

4-day-old infant sent back and forth for 3 hours by doctors, dies

SUMMARY: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath ordered the suspension of the doctor-in-charge of the male wing.

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Hong Kong protests deploy Cantonese as satire tool — Quartz

Hong Kong protests deploy Cantonese as satire tool — Quartz

SUMMARY: “The Cantonese of Hong Kong is the product of contact between English and traditional Cantonese,” said Wee.

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Pakistani spy Sejal Kapoor: Here's how she lured 98 targets in India's armed forces

Pakistani spy Sejal Kapoor: Here's how she lured 98 targets in India's armed forces

SUMMARY: Experts have claimed that such cases of armed force officials "honey-trapped" into sharing classified information are a threat to India's national security.

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Ramdas Athawale takes a humourous dig at Rahul Gandhi on his birthday

Ramdas Athawale takes a humourous dig at Rahul Gandhi on his birthday

SUMMARY: While Rahul won from Wayanad in Kerala, he lost the Gandhi stronghold of Amethi in Uttar Pradesh to Smriti Irani.

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CBD's great rebranding of cannabis — Quartz

CBD's great rebranding of cannabis — Quartz

SUMMARY: “You don’t want to mess with the wolf if you’re not ready for the wolf … CBD is the poodle.

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BREAKING: Ex-IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt sentenced to life imprisonment

BREAKING: Ex-IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt sentenced to life imprisonment

SUMMARY: A former Gujarat cadre IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt and another police officer have been sentenced to life imprisonment by Gujarat's Jamnagar Sessions Court after finding them guilty over a custodial death case.

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Sacked cop Sanjiv Bhatt gets life imprisonment in 1990 custodial death case

Sacked cop Sanjiv Bhatt gets life imprisonment in 1990 custodial death case

SUMMARY: Ousted from service Gujarat cadre IPS officer Sanjeev Bhatt has been sentenced to life imprisonment by a local court in Jamnagar ovet a custodial death case which happened way back in 1990.

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India rejects Pak report claim that New Delhi ready for talks with Islamabad

India rejects Pak report claim that New Delhi ready for talks with Islamabad

SUMMARY: Advertising“In his message, PM said ‘For this, It is important to build an environment of trust, free of terror, violence, and hostility’.

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VC cash to China's electric car startups drops nearly 90% — Quartz

VC cash to China's electric car startups drops nearly 90% — Quartz

SUMMARY: VC investments to EV startups climbed rapidly since 2014, when a slew of heavily hyped electric car startups emerged thanks to China’s massive subsidy support of the industry.

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Ravi Pujari gang threatens MNS Thane chief Avinash Jadhav for his life

Ravi Pujari gang threatens MNS Thane chief Avinash Jadhav for his life

SUMMARY: The police have also arrested Sandesh ShettyGangster Ravi PujariRavi Pujari gang members threatened Raj Thackeray-led MNS's Thane unit chief Avinash Jadhav for his life.

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India's auto slowdown chokes Delhi's Maruti, Hyundai dealers — Quartz India

India's auto slowdown chokes Delhi's Maruti, Hyundai dealers — Quartz India

SUMMARY: In May, passenger vehicle sales in the country fell 20.55% year-on-year to 239,347 units.

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AN-32 crash: Six bodies retrieved

AN-32 crash: Six bodies retrieved

SUMMARY: The IAF launched a massive operation to trace the missing aircraft but the search was badly hit by poor weather conditions.

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Dhawan's loss will not derail India's World Cup campaign: Mike Hussey

Dhawan's loss will not derail India's World Cup campaign: Mike Hussey

SUMMARY: India won that game comfortably by 89 runs (D/L method) and contuinued with their dominance over the arch-rivals.

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Iran: IRGC shoots down U.S. spy drone

Iran: IRGC shoots down U.S. spy drone

SUMMARY: Iran's Revolution Guards Corps said it shot down a U.S. RQ-4 Global Hawk surveillance drone in its airspace.

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Hold your breath: Researcher predicts megaquake as several tremors rattle various nooks of world

Hold your breath: Researcher predicts megaquake as several tremors rattle various nooks of world

SUMMARY: On June 17, an earthquake measuring more than 6 in the Richter scale hit outside the city of Yubin, southwest China.

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Three women allegedly gangraped at NCR farmhouse; 7 held

Three women allegedly gangraped at NCR farmhouse; 7 held

SUMMARY: Three sex workers were allegedly gangraped-raped by nine men at a farmhouse in the National Capital Region, police said on Wednesday.

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1990 custodial death: IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt gets life imprisonment

1990 custodial death: IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt gets life imprisonment

SUMMARY: Jamnagar District and Sessions Court found former IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt and Pravinsinh Zala, another police officer, guilty of a murder in a 1990 custodial death case and sentenced them to life imprisonment on Thursday.

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TRS welcomes simultaneous elections; ally AIMIM says no

TRS welcomes simultaneous elections; ally AIMIM says no

SUMMARY: However, AIMIM president Asaduddin Owaisi, who represented his party at the meeting, said simultaneous elections violated the basic structure of India's constitution.

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Kerala Karunya Plus Lottery KN-270 Results Today 20.6.19 Live: Winners to be announced soon

Kerala Karunya Plus Lottery KN-270 Results Today 20.6.19 Live: Winners to be announced soon

SUMMARY: Kerala Karunya Plus Lottery Results: The Kerala state lottery department today will announce the results of Kerala Karunya Plus KN-270.

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