The man was arrested yesterday, police said. (Representational image) Ghaziabad:  A man was arrested in Ghaziabad for allegedly raping an under-graduate girl and making a video of the act with the help of his accomplice, police said. The victim lodged a complaint on Friday after which Mehtab was arrested yesterday. She has also named three
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This Alzheimer’s Drug Repairs Alcohol-Induced Brain Damage in Rats

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A study on rats has shown a drug commonly used to treat cognitive decline in patients with dementia also reverses the neurological damage caused by bouts of excessive drinking.   While there’s still a lot to be learned about the negative effects of excess alcohol on adolescent brains, the drug could provide a reprieve from
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Imran Khan Marries ‘Spiritual Adviser’ In Third Marriage

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Imran Khan married Bushra Maneka at her brother’s residence in Lahore. New Delhi:  Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chief Imran Khan has married spiritual guide Bushra Maneka, his party  said on Sunday, thus ending weeks of speculation about the union. Khan, a cricketer turned politician, married Bushra Bibi (also known as Pinki Pir) in a simple ceremony
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She Didn’t Expect Her Video Of A Screaming Delta Passenger Would Go Viral

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Marissa Rundell was travelling with her baby when the incident took place. The original video has more than 1.8 million views on Facebook alone, each one of them a hard lesson for Marissa Rundell. She filmed a woman who allegedly yelled at Rundell and her baby during boarding on a Feb. 6 Delta flight from
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Trump says FBI missed signs on Florida shooting due to Russia probe, draws criticism

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump attacked the FBI and lawmakers probing suspected Russian meddling in the 2016 U.S presidential election, drawing sharp criticism for saying an excessive focus on Russia led investigators to miss signs that could have prevented a deadly school shooting in Florida. In a series of tweets over the weekend from
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This new graphene invention makes filthy seawater drinkable in one simple step

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Using a type of graphene called Graphair, scientists from Australia have created a water filter that can make highly polluted seawater drinkable after just one pass. The technology could be used to cheaply provide safe drinking water to regions of the world without access to it.   “Almost a third of the world’s population, some
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Updated February 19, 2018 10:58:49 Photo: In publicly vilifying Barnaby Joyce, Malcolm Turnbull is not thinking about morality — he is thinking about politics. (ABC News: Jed Cooper) What to do about Barnaby Joyce is a “wicked problem”; that’s what philosophers call a dilemma that is incomplete, contradictory and changing, almost impossible to resolve. Immanuel
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Five Women Killed In Dagestan Church Shooting Claimed By ISIS

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Two Russian police officers were injured in the attack. (Representational image) Five women were shot dead in an apparent radical Islamist attack on an Orthodox church in the North Caucasus region of Dagestan on Sunday, as the ISIS claimed responsibility for the assault. An unidentified gunman fired at worshippers at the church in the town
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The suspected gunman accused of killing 17 people at a Florida high school Wednesday afternoon tried to fire at fleeing students from the building’s third-floor windows, but the high-impact windows didn’t shatter, a state senator said. State Sen. Bill Galvano said authorities told him it would have been easy for the suspect, identified as 19-year-old
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Artificial Intelligence Poses Questions For Nature Of War: Jim Mattis

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Jim Mattis said tomorrow weapons may be able to learn on their own, adapt and fire themselves. Washington:  Artificial intelligence and its impact on weapons of the future has made US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis doubt his own theories on warfare. A question on the subject prompted the retired Marine general to give an impromptu
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Congress, Samajwadi Party To Contest UP Lok Sabha Bypolls Separately

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Samajwadi Party declared its support for Praveen Nishad, for the Lok Sabha bypoll to Gorakhpur. (PTI) Lucknow:  The decision of the Congress and Samajwadi Party to go separate ways in the bypolls for two Lok Sabha seats in Uttar Pradesh may have brightened the BJP’s prospects of retaining these seats even as the party claimed
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11 Tips That Can Help You Learn Faster

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Kids can and should practice the skill of learning if they want a fighting chance at fulfilling all those lofty goals their parents set for them. But some people keep studying – and thinking – the same way all their lives without improving their methods.    Thankfully, cognitive science has taken a look at how people actually
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