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Macron's lead in French presidential runoff slips below 60 percent: polls

Ahead of next weekend's presidential run-off, Le Pen has been publicly backed by a nationalist candidate who won almost five percent of the vote in the first round. French presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron is taking selfies with elderly shoppers and shaking hands with asparagus and sausage vendors - and defending the European Union at a campaign stop with rural voters ahead of the May 7 runoff.

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Bengali actor Vikram injured in Kolkata road mishap, companion killed

Alerted by the crash, bystanders rushed to the spot and brought the couple out of the auto, which was completely wrecked in the accident. "Chatterjee has sustained a head injury". Police is investigating whether Bikram was driving under the influence of alcohol. Sonika who was a gem of Mumbai modelling circuits beside her tollywood career had also been hosting a prime time show on a national channel.

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Allahabad High Court stays bail granted to Gayatri Prajapati in rape case

Mishra had granted bail to Prajapati on two sureties of Rs 1 lakh each and a personal bond of Rs 1 lakh on April 25. Prajapati and two of his alleged accomplices were on Tuesday granted bail by special judge of POCSO court Om Prakash Mishra in connection with the rape case that had rocked the state some months ago during the Samajwadi Party rule.

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USA urges new sanctions on NKorea and warns of catastrophe

The North fired the same type of missile April 16, just a day after a massive military parade where it showed off its expanding missile arsenal, but USA officials called that launch a failure. Wang's sentiment was echoed by the deputy foreign minister of Russian Federation, another regional player that has been as much concerned by America's nearby military buildup as the North's nuclear actions.

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Is Dawood Ibrahim dead? Chhotta Shakeel answers

Born in Mumbai's Dongri as Dawood Ibrahim Kaskar, he climbed the ladder of Mumbai's underworld in the 80s after finishing off several rivals, including the Pathan gang. Pakistan however will not confirm the news since it would amount to an admission that he is in that country. As per sources, Dawood Ibrahim was last seen at former Pakistani cricketer, Javed Miandad's party on 19 April.

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Samsung Electronics posts biggest quarterly net profit since 2013 on Chip sales

The figure was the largest except Samsung's record high of 10.16 trillion won in operating profit, which was tallied in the third quarter of 2013. Revenue increased 2 percent to 50.55 trillion won from 49.78 trillion won in the previous year.

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Nintendo Randomly Reveals New 2DS XL, Coming This Summer

The new handheld appears to be a fine new option for handheld Nintendo players who like the form factor of the 3DS, but want to save some money without resorting to the constant exposed screens of the standard 2DS model. The 2DS XL "expands upon the success of the 2DS", says Pocket-Lint . Adding in the Wii U version , the game sold more than 3.84 million copies.

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Trump tweets don't help: 1st Twitter revenue drop since IPO

Shares of Twitter, Inc. That is a 6 percent increase from the previous year and the largest quarterly net increase in new users since early 2015. "We're really proud to report accelerating growth and daily active usage ... "There is some evidence that we benefited from our new and resurrected users following news and political accounts in Q1, particularly in the USA", he said.

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South Korea's LG Elec reports best quarterly profit in almost eight years

It was humiliated by the Galaxy Note 7 recall a year ago, which cost it billions of dollars and dealt a blow to its reputation but has just launched a new flagship device, the Galaxy S8, to positive reviews and strong orders. Samsung Electronics is part of the broader Samsung conglomerate whose de facto chief, Lee Jae-yong, is now on trial over corruption allegations. The scandal shed light on the cosy and corrupt ties between the country's officials and the powerful family-run business ...

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Germany to get Samsung Bixby support in Q4 2017

Bixby Vision, an image recognition functionality, will work on the devices that are initially shipped, as will Home (a new screen with dynamic cards) and Reminders, all of which are based on Bixby's AI capabilities. Worse news for Samsung, is Google's own Google Assistant will be present, and working in the same way it does on other compatible smartphones. "All Bixby functionality, bar the Voice Function, will be available to United Kingdom customers at launch".

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FCC chief wants to roll back net neutrality rule

Democratic Senator Edward Markey predicted Pai would face a "tsunami of resistance" to overturning the rules. A federal appeals court upheld the rules a year ago. "Getting rid of net neutrality is so much easier said than done", Craig Aaron, president and chief executive of Free Press, said Wednesday on a press call organized by Sen.

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FIR against seven petrol pumps for using cheating chips

The STF claimed to have recovered 15 electronic chips and 29 remote control devices from the dealer, manager or cashier present at the petrol pumps. At the informer's tip-off, the sleuths came to know about one electrician Ravinder, who had developed that chip which helped the petrol pumps to sell less amount of petrol for the same amount of money.

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'Ministers must do everything possible to ensure Le Pen defeat' - Hollande

Before his exit, Mr Fillon derided Mr Macron's stated aim of being neither left- nor right-wing, pointing to the ex-banker's time as economy minister in the Socialist government of outgoing President Francois Hollande. A Harris poll published late on Tuesday showed that more than 60 percent of French people believed that Le Pen had begun her campaign better than Macron with more than 40 percent considering Macron's restaurant celebration a mistake.

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Baahubali 2 Movie Review

First Day Kamai Of Baahubali 2 will be Rs 60+ crore approx. Baahubali 2 is probably the biggest Indian film in last one year. It is the first telugu film to be released with 4K High Definition format . Desai said they haven't increased the ticket rates and expect the film to keep the momentum going even during weekdays. The film was scheduled to release today on April 28, Friday.

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Heritage Financial Corp (HFWA) Announces Quarterly Earnings Results

Integrated Investment Consultants LLC boosted its position in shares of Bank of America Corp by 12.9% in the first quarter. On average, equities research analysts forecast that Regions Financial Corp will post $0.98 earnings per share for the current year.

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Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD) Stake Lowered by Legacy Private Trust Co

The volatility in the previous week has experienced by 2.23% and observed of 3.33% in the previous month.66.30% ownership is held by institutional investors while insiders hold ownership of 0.60%. The business had revenue of $1.10 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.07 billion. The high and low revenue estimates for the current quarter are $1.27 Billion and $1.04 Billion, respectively.

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Alexa at the bat: Amazon aims to keep its hot streak going

Having a screen available could cut down on Alexa misunderstanding a query, a problem that's still typical for voice assistants. Google has their Google Home product and while it can do many things that Amazon Alexa and its Echo products can't do, it is still an uphill battle for Google right now.

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Hot Stocks For Today: Huntsman Corporation (HUN), McDermott International, Inc. (MDR)

Following the sale, the insider now directly owns 598,816 shares in the company, valued at $14,766,802.56. Acrospire Investment Management LLC purchased a new stake in Huntsman during the third quarter worth $109,000. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Monday, March 13th. This represents a $0.50 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.99%. Now the P/E of Huntsman Corporation stands at 18.31.

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New HTC U video teaser out; re-iterates 'Edge Sense' squeeze feature

HTC hasn't been doing too well in the smartphone market for a few years now, with all its recent flagships not selling well. There's a lemon, harmburger bun, dog's chew toy, bubble wrap, bath sponge, orange, scissors, honey, shampoo bottle, trumper, hand gripper, avocado, water gun, biceps, clay, squeeze ball, hand drill, kiwi, mum's finger, apple mango, puncher, stapler, perfume, teddy bear, catsup, mustard, bike's brake, and hands.

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Some Female Dragonflies Fake Death To Avoid Males

The weird behaviour was reported by ecologist Rassim Khelifa of the University of Zurich in Switzerland, who has studied dragonflies for 10 years. He elaborated the females would lie completely still on their backs until the male flew away; they then would continue about their business.

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Scott Disick Finally Confirms THAT Rumour About Kourtney Kardashian

According to a new report, Kourtney Kardashian has exhausted of the up-and-down nature of her relationship with Disick and is ready to find love with someone honest and loyal. But the reality star hit back at critics on Twitter by saying: "Oh and as for me you ask?.I'm just sitting here on the beach with my flawless body".

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Acer announces 2-in-1 with fanless cooling system

The Aspire 3 is available in 14-inch or 15.6-inch varieties, while the Aspire 1 only comes with a 14-inch option. With a 27-inch Full HD wide viewing angle display (1920 x 1080), and a specially designed subwoofer bringing powerfully deep bass, this all-in-one provides entertainment with a punch.

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Seoul stocks slip from 6-year high, Samsung continue to rise

Samsung has shrugged off his detention this year and the Note7 smartphone recall last year, as it boosts returns to investors and its earnings on demand for high-end screens and chips for cloud servers and mobile devices. There is no issue or glitch regarding the display or the GPU on the Galaxy S8. What will the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 specifications be like? Meanwhile, a recent leak Ming-Chi Kuo, an analyst at KGI Securities who often pushes out research notes on Apple products, claimed ...

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In Egypt, pope seeks Christian-Muslim rejection of violence

Streets that will be used by the pontiff's motorcade around the Coptic Orthodox cathedral of St. Mark's and the Vatican Embassy in the upscale Zamalek neighborhood were cleared of cars. The pontiff said that it was "essential" to "block the flow of money and weapons" bound for those who promote violence "which purports to be carried out in the name of the sacred".

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Prabhas Starrer Baahubali 2 First Day Historic Opening!

Baahubali 2 or Baahubali: The Conclusion has hit the silverscreen today and fans can't stop gushing about it! The movie is just a feast to the eyes with the graphics and war sequences which will make you feel the intensity. The epic saga received bumper opening and has conquered the unexpected markets like Punjab, Delhi, and West Bengal, where South Films usually don't work.

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Facebook, Google employees were targeted by $100 million dollar phishing scam

Google also this week confirmed it was a victim. The U.S. Attorney's office in Manhattan declined to explain, but sources told Fortune that the DOJ will probably name the tech companies after Rimašauskas is extradited, possibly in a few months.

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Uber self-driving car exec steps aside during Google lawsuit

Uber has demoted an executive heading its self-driving auto operations who has been at the center of a lawsuit filed by Alphabet's Waymo accusing the ride-sharing giant of theft. LIDAR is a laser sensing technology that is widely seen as essential to operating a safe self-driving vehicle. In his email, Levandowski stated, "We should all be proud that our self-driving technology has been built independently, from the ground up".

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GameStop Confirms Nintendo Switch In Stock Today!

However, GameStop recently shared that they have restocked their Nintendo Switch inventory. Mario Kart 8 Deluxe - The Mario Kart 8 Deluxe game races to the Nintendo Switch console with more characters, karts and tracks unlocked from the start than any other game in Mario Kart history.

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Samsung Elec flags stronger earnings from chips, phones after first quarter jump

HMC Investment and Securities predicted 12.6 trillion won in operating profits in the second quarter, Hanwha Investment & Securities estimated 13.6 trillion won and Mirae Asset Daewoo Securities forecast 11.7 trillion won. Smartphones accounted for around 80 percent of its handset sales. That debacle cost Samsung at least $5 billion (4.58 billion euros). Samsung rejected a call from Elliott to split itself in two but accepted part of the fund's proposals on Thursday, revealing plans to ...

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Skoda to launch new Karoq by May 2017

Interior features include an 8.0-inch touchscreen, "Columbus" sat-nav, an eight-speaker sound system, Bluetooth, USB, auxiliary, DVD, CD and SD card compatibility, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto functionality, Alcantara-appointed upholstery, LED ambient lighting and a flat-bottomed leather steering wheel.

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Apple Music Has More Than Streaming Music up Its Sleeves

According to Bloomberg , the redesign reflects Apple's big bets on video . Music legend and Apple executive Jimmy Iovine wants nothing less than for Apple Music to be, "an overall movement in popular culture". A possible sequel to R. Kelly's " Trapped in the Closet " is said to be in the works, and Iovine is developing another show "loosely based" on the life of Dr.

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What's Happening To These Stocks? - Domino's Pizza, Inc. (DPZ), Energen Corporation (EGN)

They issued a "buy" rating and a $192.00 price target for the company. Du Pont had 42 analyst reports since July 30, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Guggenheim began new coverage on Domino's Pizza Inc giving the company a "buy" rating.

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Uber is planning to fly cars in Dallas, Dubai by 2020

Aviation companies Embraer and Bell Helicopter will be working alongside Uber to develop their flying taxis. Flying , electric taxis are now under development and are under the surveillance of many airlines, including Embraer and Bell Helicopter.

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Samsung profits surge as company resists restructuring calls

Investors and government officials had demanded that the company explore options to reform South Korea's biggest business empire. In addition to earnings results, Samsung unveiled a set of announcements related to the company's corporate structure and shareholder returns.

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Tekken 7 Story Mode, Rage Quitting, and Cross-Play Details Revealed

IGN recently caught up with Tekken Executive Producer Katsuhiro Harada and during that time had him field a fan question: Is Tekken X Street Fighter still in the works, or will Tekken 7 take its place by gradually adding more Street Fighter characters over time? " Animal activists " in 2017 are far different than in the past, and Harada is anxious that those with no plans to play the game "would still hear about" such violence.


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