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Indian e-visa for 43 nations

India launches e-visa facility for 43 nations

Government of India introduces e-visa facility for 43 nations to promote tourism. The Indian government has opened its e-visa facility for 43 nations, in a bid to promote the country’s tourism sector. This has been expected to increase...
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Tibetan mega-dam begins operation

The Zangmu Hydropower Station in Tibet commences mega-dam operation on Himalayan river. China has reportedly begun churning electricity from Tibet’s mega-dam, the Zangmu Hydropower Station, which has been developed on Himalayan rivers,...
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Wikipedia could predict disease outbreaks

A study has revealed that Wikipedia page views could predict disease outbreaks before official health advice. Wikipedia could be used to trace and predict disease outbreaks globally, such as dengue and influenza, about a month before official...
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China plans Mars mission for 2020

Researchers in China plan to conduct Mars mission around 2020. China has announced that it has plans for a Mars mission, which will involve sending an unmanned rover to the red planet by 2020 on November 18, 2014. At present, the country does...
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Shanghai Disney Resort to open by 2015 end

Disneyland to open Shanghai Disney Resort by 2015 end. With Shanghai Disney Resort opening up by 2015 end, fans of Disneyland won’t have to cross borders to witness the disney magic and meet their favorite characters. The construction...
Vishwanathan anand and Magnus carlsen settle for a draw

Vishwanathan Anand and Magnus Carlsen settle for a draw in Game 4

Challenger and Champion Vishwanathan Anand and Magnus Carlsen settle for a draw in Game 4 of the World Chess Championship. The battle between the two best chess players in the world just got hotter as Vishwananthan Anand and Magnus Carlsen settled...
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Samsung Electronics countersues Nvidia for chip patents

Nvidia has been slapped with a counter lawsuit by Samsung Electronics for its chip patents. In a turn of events, Samsung Electronics has countersued Nvidia for alleged infringement of its chip-related patents and for false claims about the latter’s...
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Alibaba’s global Singles’ Day sales cross $5.9 billion

Hitting the $2 billion mark within the hour of its Singles’ Day sale, Alibaba breaks sales records. Online retailer Alibaba has broken all sales records by crossing $5.9 billion in China’s annual Singles’ Day sale on November...
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Indian PM Narendra Modi debuts in Forbes list of world’s most powerful people

Narendra Modi, India’s prime minister, ranks 15th in the Forbes list of world’s most powerful people. Indian prime minister Narendra Modi has made it to rank 15 of the Forbes list of world’s most powerful people in his short...
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China to quarantine doctors returning from Ebola-affected regions

Doctors returning from Ebola-affected West Africa will now be put in quarantine in China. The Republic of China has announced that it will quarantine medical personnel who have been working with Ebola patients in West Africa for a period of...