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Thank God, Google+ is no More Painful

When Google+ was launched, Google aimed at taking a shot at Twitter and Facebook to make its tens of millions of users of Gmail, its foremost successful product after search, to fall in line and ape the subaltern social media platform. But the overbearing and forceful induction into its stream from unwilling users turned into a fatal experiment that was ...

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Black money abroad: 350 accounts assessed, 60 cases filed: Arun Jaitley

The government has completed assessment of 350 foreign accounts for tax-evasion proceedings have been initiated against 60 account holders as part of its crackdown on black money, Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said on Monday. “About 60 prosecutions have so far been launched for wilful attempt to evade taxes [S/276C(1)] and failure to furnish accounts and documents etc [S/276D],” the ...

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Selfie Mania? Indian-American pilot’s selfies caused plane crash

An Indian-American pilot and/or his passenger in Colorado were likely taking selfies when the pilot lost control of the plane, causing it to crash, and killing them both last spring, according to federal investigators Pilot Amritpal Singh, 29, and his passenger were killed instantly when Singh’s Cessna 150K crashed into a wheat field shortly after midnight May 31, USA Today ...

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