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Bangalore Bomb Blasts: A Quick Timeline

On Sunday evening at 8:30 PM, a low-intensity bomb exploded in front of the Coconut Groove restaurant on busy Church Street and one woman was critically injured and two others were hurt and all of them were rushed to Mallya Hospital immediately. The woman’s condition is still serious, said hospital authorities. Here is a timeline of terrorist attacks in IT-centric ...

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JUNK Rating of Twitter by S&P Stuns Twitterati; Future Plans Solid, Defends Company

Global ratings agency Standard & Poor’s knows how to defame global brands and even nations and its rating assigned for Twitter’s recent bond offering was just a “junk”, which means virtually there is no value for the bonds and no guarantee of Twitter’s ability to repay its debts. The S&P rating given on Thursdy was “BB-” and a “3” recovery rating on ...

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Mangalyaan Successful, Makes India Join US, Russia, Europe in Mars Orbiters’ Club; What Next?

It was almost a decade-long plan that proved cheerful to the whole nation on Wednesday morning coinciding with the sun rise in Bangalore when India’s Mangalyaan Mission entered the Mars’ surface to begin its elliptical orbit of the Red Planet. With this, the 300 and odd days of MOM journey comes to an end bringing relief for the cross-fingered scientists ...

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Timeline of Kashmir Floods: 879 AD to 2014, Nature Wreaks Havoc on Valley Every 50 Years

History of floods mark Kashmir Valley with the  Jhelum river overflowing every 50 years and submerging Srinagar and the surrounding villages as it happened this time with more than 400 people killed and 2,000 villages marooned. Kashmir floods do repeat every 50 years, according to a report published in Greater kashmir, said citing a 2010 report that forewarned imminent floods ...

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Who Should be Blamed for Kashmir Floods? History Repeats in Srinagar 54 Years after!

History repeats itself and even Kashmir floods do repeat every 50 years, according to a report published in Greater kashmir, citing a 2010 report that forewarned imminent floods any time in the state. Four years after, Srinagar is submerged, 400 killed and 2,000 villages are marooned in flood water. The report by the Jammu and Kashmir Flood Control Ministry warned ...

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Why Modi’s First Choice of Bhutan visit Raises Eye Brows? (Timeline)

Though Bhutan visit is imminent for every Indian prime minister, Narendra Modi’s choice to go to the Himalayan nation comes as a pleasant surprise for many while the Western nations take it as another signal of India’s long-term foreign policy to keep regional balance strictly under its favour. Today, Sunday June 15, 2014 marks Modi’s first sojourn abroad technically begins ...

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Another Campus Firing: 7 killed, 7 more Injured in Drive-by Shooting Near Univ of California (Timeline)

Friday evening, meant for weekend entertainment, turned tragic near the campus of the University of California at Santa Barbara in the town of Isla Vista. It was another incident of indiscriminate firing at pedestrians by a gunman in a black BMW speeding through the street and shooting in which at least seven people were killed, local media reported on Saturday. ...

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