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Now we know why the Bachchan’s are so protective about the little one!

Ever since Aishwarya Rai and Abhishek Bachchan’s daughter came into this world, the whole world has been eagerly waiting to ave a glimpse of her. However, Ash, Abhi and even the grandparents Jaya and Amitabh Bachchan have always concealed the

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HTC’s Victory against Apple over Swipe-to-unlock Patent Dispute

HTC defeats Apple in the patent case filed against HTC for infringing the swipe to unlock feature of Apple. The ruling by the High Court in London said that Apple’s slide-to-unlock feature was an “obvious: development in the light of

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Why Russia locks up so many entrepreneurs

In the last 10 years Russia has imprisoned nearly three million entrepreneurs, many unjustly. This statistic comes from a new ombudsman for business rights, Boris Titov, who says it is “hard to find another social group persecuted on such a

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Philippines one step away from becoming an investment grade economy

Ratings agency Standard & Poor’s upgraded Philippines credit rating to a nine-year high from BB to BB+. The higher rating is likely to help the country to attract more investment. “The foreign currency rating upgrade reflects our assessment of gradually

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Germany to reconstruct Pul-e-Khumri dam

Germany has pledged to rebuild the 40 year old power dam in Pul-e-Khumri, the capital of northern Baghlan province, in the near future. Minister of Energy and Water Mohammad Ismail Khan said that the work on the dam would start

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Afghanistan’s National Construction Codes

Afghanistan’s building codes were finalized and approved by the Norms and Standards Department of Afghanistan on Sunday with technical assistance from Turkish engineers. The building codes are a set of norms for construction which will be applicable in architecture plans,

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MPs not convinced by Bob Diamond’s explanations

Some MPs were surprised at the explanation provided by Barclays former CEO Bob Diamond regarding the Libor-rigging scandal. Mr. Diamond said he had only learnt the true extent of the scandal this month, and he called the employees’ behavior “reprehensible”.

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Toyota and Honda US sales Surged in June

Sale of Japanese carmakers Toyota and Honda went up by 60% and 49% respectively in the US in the month of June, as Japan’s economy recovered from the disastrous earthquake and tsunami. The decline in fuel process also boosted the

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