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Kangana Ranaut Felt Like Slapping the Host of 'The Voice India 2'?

Well, being a reality show, the host of the show has to be energetic, humorous and surely apologetic. Actress Kangana Ranaut, who is known for not mincing her words, has once again raked up a controversy after she admitted to have felt like slapping comedian Sugandha Mishra on national television.

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Following Rejected Bid, Kraft Heinz May Look To Acquire Unilever Food Brands

While 3G is often seen as extreme - at Heinz they limited employee use of company printers to 200 pages per month, required double-sided printing - zero-based budgeting has been adopted elsewhere, such as at Oreo cookie maker Mondelez International Inc.

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GST council meets in Udaipur to give approval to GST Draft Law

Jaitley said he hoped the drafts of the remaining iGST (integrated GST), sGST (state GST) and cGST (central GST) laws will be passed in the Council's next meeting slated for March 4-5 in the national capital. This is first time when the council meeting is being held outside Delhi which is expected to be attended by over 700 participants from Centre and all the states.

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Kraft says Unilever rejected merger offer

But it has already hit a snag. The initial offer, which was rejected, provided an +18% premium to Unilever's share price, while deals across the space typically go for roughly ~30%. In accordance with United Kingdom takeover code, Kraft Heinz now has until March 17 to announce a firm intention to make an offer or that it doesn't intend to pursue a deal.

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Huawei Honor V9 to be known as the Honor 8 Pro globally

According to the report from the Russian-based site Hi-Tech.Mail.Ru, the name of the phone outside of China will be the Honor 8 Pro. In our review we found that the Honor 8 is capable of capturing good pictures with real depth of field, and is a great smartphone to purchase.

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Malaysian police arrest North Korean man over Kim Jong-nam's murder

North Korea's ambassador to Malaysia on Friday said the DPRK government would reject the results of any autopsy on Kim Jong Nam, the half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, while also accusing the Malaysian government of working with the North's enemies.

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NASA spots iceberg the size of Manhattan breaking off into the ocean

This year, sea ice extent contracted to 2.287 million square kilometres (883,015 square miles) on February 13, according to daily data from the U.S. National Snow and Ice Data Center (NSIDC). This rift is the second to form in the center of the ice shelf in the past three years. It already delivers plenty of ice to Pine Island Bay-about 79 cubic kilometers (19 cubic miles) of ice per year.

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Pochettino To 6 Make Changes: Predicted Tottenham Line-Up vs Fulham

Tottenham will play in Fulham on Sunday. SPURS boss Mauricio Pochettino is backing his players to shake off the disappointment of their surprising 1-0 defeat in Belgium and put Gent to the sword in next week's return fixture. "It's important to be focused on the game", Pochettino said ahead of his team's Europa League clash against Gent . Still, there were performances amongst the Spurs players that made it easier for Gent to play their own game.

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NASA completes its "space poop challenge"

While that September 2018 deadline might now be too ambitious, given the upgrades that will need to be made to the SLS to accommodate humans, it's still a huge and abrupt change of plans in NASA's mission timetable. For these lengthier journeys, astronauts may sometimes be required to wear spacesuits for long periods of time , for example, in the case of an on-board emergency caused by a sudden loss of vehicle pressure.

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Really Blue Pixel and Pixel XL phones coming to the UK

One of the best ways to do that is to engage your customers in a constructive conversation and hear their input and feedback about the product you're selling, and that's exactly what Google's doing right now. What do you like about the design? Some of it included, "What do you hate about it?" and "What would you like to see us improve?" Sure, our readers will comment that the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus has a ugly percentage of bezels too, but you need to accommodate that home button somewhere ...

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IBM, Visa Announce IoT Payments Effort

Using these foundational elements, organizations can ensure the lifecycle integrity of IoT data and greatly enhance overall trust in their IoT business processes. Now, IBM - using its Watson IoT platform - and Visa have announced a new partnership that will allow developers to put contactless payment technology in pretty much any connected device.

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Microsoft is about to announce 600 new jobs in Dublin

About 500 of the new jobs are to be located in a newly established Microsoft EMEA Inside Sales Centre at the company's new campus. It will sell software and services to customers in Europe, the Middle East and Africa. "The extensive Microsoft operation in Ireland has grown significantly in recent years and we look forward to our very successful relationship continuing to develop in the years ahead ".

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It's conscience vs trust as Edappadi government awaits fate

Stalin. While inviting him to form the government yesterday, Governor Ch Vidyasagar Rao had asked Palaniswami to seek the vote of confidence in the next 15 days. He needs the support of 117 legislators to continue in the post. Division vote in Tamil Nadu Assembly begins tp decide the next Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu.

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GM Adds Over 100 Chevy Bolt Vehicles To LA Maven Fleet

Retail buyers have asked to what degree GM's plans to dedicate a number of the early Bolt EVs to its Maven car-sharing service might affect availability. GM and Lyft also previously discussed plans to begin testing self-driving taxi service on public roads "within a year" in May 2016. In California, Maven users even have access to the EVGO charging network now that the Bolt EV is available.

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NASA Is Sending a Drug-Resistant Superbug Into Space

Tesla's sister company SpaceX is planning to launch nearly 5,500 pounds of science experiments, supplies and research equipment from NASA to the International Space Station on Saturday morning, February 18. NASA, the US space agency, has hired SpaceX and Boeing Co.to ferry astronauts to the space station, breaking a Russian monopoly in effect since the shuttles were retired.

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Switch ships early to customer, who reveals UI in video

Prior this week, some extra subtle elements on the Nintendo Switch account framework rose online. This is a more fairly low resolution in a world that is dominated by QHD smartphones and tablets. The Switch will be released with a number of launch titles, chief of them being the long-delayed Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, which will concurrently be released on the Wii U - the system's last first-party title, as confirmed by Nintendo.

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Ernst: Trump needs to step up against Russian Federation

Sen. Lindsey Graham's statement comes after The New York Times , The Washington Post and other news outlets reported that us agencies intercepted phone calls past year between Russian intelligence officials and members of Trump's 2016 campaign team.

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Watch a Record 104 Satellites Tumble Into Orbit

The agency was using its PSLV-C37 workhorse for the mission, which had a previous best of 20 simultaneous satellite launches. For ISRO, this was the second successful mission after June 2015 when it launched 23 satellites in a single rocket.

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Samsung heir Jay Lee arrested following bribery allegations

Despite this and the massive recall of its Galaxy 7 smartphone, which stemmed from a critical battery problem, Samsung Electronics shares are up by 60% over the past year. It is also accused of separately giving millions of euros to Choi to bankroll her daughter's equestrian training in Germany. Samsung officials fear the leadership vacuum could have a serious impact on the company's business operations.

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NASA 'could launch new manned deep space mission as early as 2019'

The announcement of the competition winners comes on the same day that rumors are leaking about a crewed mission on the first launch of NASA's Orion rocket in 2019. Lightfoot has good reason to acknowledge a different launch date. The life support systems in spacesuits protect astronauts from many dangers, including a loss of cabin pressure inside the spacecraft, making it a necessary that a waste management solution must function without opening the suit.

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Softbank and T-Mobile reportedly trying again for merger

After the auction ends in April, the two parties are expected to begin negotiations, the sources told Reuters this week. With Deutsche Telekom unwilling to sell its stake in T-Mobile, it sounds like SoftBank is prepared to put a lot on the line - namely, giving up its majority share in Sprint.

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Nintendo Switch Will Link Digital Purchases To Your Account

The console's official launch date is March 3, but that didn't stop a USA distributor sending out the device prematurely. In the unboxing video , which you can see below, we get a brief look at some of the notices that are displayed when you're first setting up the Switch.

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Penn State battles mumps on eve of THON

The dance marathon is going to benefit pediatric cancer research. The 46 hour event is considered to be the world's largest student-run philanthropic event. Penn State is eager to participate as well. Since 1977, THON has raised more than $136 million for the Four Diamonds Fund. In 2016, the grand total raised by THON was $9,770,332,32.

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No Boeing union in SC after vote

In the end, there were not enough votes to join the union. And what no better place to campaign than SC - the state largely credited with helping boost the president's chances in the extremely crowded 2016 Republican Presidential Primary.

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Comprehensive Stock Analysis of: Himax Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:HIMX)

Several investment firms issued their expert ratings on Himax Technologies, Inc. Analysts are estimating that Himax Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:HIMX) are presently listed with an ABR of 2.73. shares within the next 14 days. The difference between the estimated and actual earnings was $0.02 per share. Earnings per share numbers can serve as an indicator for the profitability of a certain company.

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In 2018, YouTube Will Stop Showing 30-Second Unskippable Ads

Ever watch a YouTube video and then all of a sudden you're bombarded with a 30-second ad before the video you wanted to watch even starts? YouTube relies heavily on third-party advertisements for revenue. The site needs to make sure users stay engaged, especially as Facebook serves up more compeition in the video space. Callum McCahon, strategy director for Born Social, said it was: "A signal that YouTube is very anxious about Facebook", in a statement to Campaign , adding: "Their ...

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Manchester United's Juan Mata wants to hit double figures in goal tally

Despite coming away with a 3-0 victory, courtesy of a Zlatan Ibrahimovic hat-trick, United made a stuttering start to the game with a number of simple mistakes. "We had this in the group stages". United swiftly took advantage when Ibrahimovic tapped in from close range after fine work by Marcus Rashford. Initially undeterred by falling behind to a controversial deflected free-kick, Saint-Etienne seized on some lacklustre defending to create numerous chances and it was only their profligate ...

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German parents told to destroy talking doll

At its most innocent, the doll can interact with the child and answer questions. In addition to privacy concerns over data collection, security researchers found that Cayla can be easily hacked. The UK Toy Retailers Association said Cayla was " no special risk" and there was "no reason for alarm". Messages seeking comment from FTC officials and Genesis Toys, which manufactures the doll, were not immediately returned on Friday.

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Ben Sasse to attend 53rd annual Munich Security Conference in Germany

Among the topics up for discussion at the Munich conference 2017 will be the future of transatlantic relations after electing Donald Trump as US President, the European Union cooperation in the field of security and defense, relations with Russian Federation, as well as the crisis in Syria and the situation in East Asia.

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Manu Kumar Jain appointed as vice president at Xiaomi

Jain, who joined Xiaomi in 2014, after leaving fashion ecommerce Jabong he co-founded and managed, has been the head of Xiaomi India since the company's arrival in the country same year. It will be interesting to see if Jain picks up where Barra left off as India is indeed an important market for the Xiaomi . He replaces Hugo Barra, who quit the firm to return to the Silicon Valley and lead Facebook's virtual-reality efforts, including the Oculus VR.

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Google Home Smart Speaker Can Now Be Used to Buy Things

The Google Assistant has snagged an update that brings one of the most awaited features that its competitor, Echo already offered. Starting February 16, users can shop for everyday essentials from paper towels to vitamins. Interestingly, Google says that users don't have to worry about additional service or membership fees until April 30. From there, set your default credit card and delivery address, and you're ready to shop.

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Prosecutors reviewing warrant requests for MSU football players

MSU announced that three football players were suspended while sexual assault investigations were being investigated. The University has hired a consultant to conduct a Federal Title IX investigation to determine if procedures were followed regarding student relationship violence and sexual misconduct.

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Cities: Skylines is heading to the Xbox One reveal trailer

Those familiar with the game will probably not see anything new but it shows quite a bit of gameplay, something many might be skeptical towards. Cities: Skylines was first released back in the Spring of 2015 and was well received by both gamers and critics for its city-building fun.

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Sell-side is Weighing in on Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL) Earnings & Targets

Moreover, the comany's decision to fine commercial users of Java SE augurs well for topline growth in the future. Its sales stood at 0.80% a year on average in the period of last five years. If you are viewing this article on another publication, it was stolen and reposted in violation of worldwide trademark and copyright law. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Oracle Corporation from a "sell" rating to a "hold" rating in a research report on Tuesday, December 27th.

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Juniper Networks, Inc. (NYSE:JNPR)

The stock price is up +27.7% over the past year. Golden Cross Alert: The 50 day MA is now above the 200 day moving average. The company reported $0.66 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.03. J P Morgan Chase & Co reiterated an "overweight" rating on shares of Juniper Networks in a research note on Wednesday, October 26th. Analysts have placed a $91.04 price target on HCA Holdings, Inc., suggesting a 8.01% gain from recent close.


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