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  • Nepal is not the big one: Next Himalayan earthquake maybe closer to home and far more serious - Firstpost

    The quake, which reduced large parts of Kathmandu to rubble, is not the 'great Himalayan quake' that the region has been bracing for. Down To Earth magazine quoted Roger Bilham, geologist with the University of Colorado Boulder who studies the seismicity of the Himalayan area as saying, "At a magnitude of 7.9 on the Richter scale, the April 25 earthquake has caused devastation but it is not the anticipated “great Himalayan earthquake”. This does not qualify as a great earthquake which needs to be of magnitude 8".

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    Bollywood Mr. Perfectionist Aamir Khan has returned back to Mumbai with his wife Kiran Rao and their son Azad Khan from their holiday at Disney Land, USA. Kiran dressed in casual attire, was spotted heading out of the airport with her son Azad, while Aamir Khan walked behind them. This vacation proved to be a spell breaker for Azad as the little toddler has finally stepped out of his tiny shell and is all cheerful and not camera shy any more.

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  • SpiceJet discount offer: Travel with 7 kg hand baggage and fly for just Rs 999

    So India is finally coming around to the practice held dear by budget airlines across the world - each piece of checked in luggage could be charged extra on a flight. A senior official in the DGCA had then said that only partial unbundling of services has been allowed and AirAsia cannot charge extra for every piece of checked in luggage.A senior AirAsia India official had indicated last week that though M Sathiyawathy, now heading DGCA, has liberalised unbundling of services and the airline was keen to offer a scheme where each piece of checked in luggage would be charged, he was unclear if the latest DGCA circular on unbundling actually meant all airlines were free to do so.A SpiceJet spokesperson said the airline has been granted permission to launch the 'Travel Light, Save More' scheme by the DGCA. q
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    A passenger travelling on an Air India flight from Riyadh to Calicut (AI194) on Sunday night vandalised cabin seats and threatened other passengers after the crew turned down his requests for more alchohol. The cabin staff had stopped serving him liquor, as the passenger, Thatethil Nijesh, was too inebriated, said airline sources. At this point while the aircraft was still mid-way through the journey the passenger directed his anger on his armrests, added airline officials. q
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    It’s only a matter of time when Virat Kohli will lead India across formats. Kohli is aggressive by nature and is unapologetic about his approach. In that sense, the amalgam of Kohli and Ganguly would be in sync in their attitude and approach to tackle the opposition. Kohli is a Ganguly admirer and has expressed his desire to win abroad like the former captain.

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    London: One of the schoolgirls who had disappeared from London to travel to Syria has tweeted a picture that appears to confirm she has joined terror group ISIS. Amira Abase, (15), Shamima Begum,(15) and Kadiza Sultana,(16), have been missing for more than two months and are believed to be in the city of Raqqa. Amira and her friends paid in cash for flights to Istanbul before travelling by land and crossing the Syrian border in February and are thought to have joined Sharmeena who travelled to join Isis in December last. The picture, posted by Amira earlier this month, shows a huge take-out feast, including fried chicken, flatbread, chips, pizza, kebab and a soft drink.

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  • Was the Ramayana actually set in and around today’s Afghanistan?

    An examination of a book by physicist Rajesh Kochhar debunks the notion that the events of the epic took place in modern-day India. For there are thousands of small submerged rocks beneath its surface, stretching like a bridge across 47 km between the two countries. q
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    Curd or dahi is a great digestive aid and cooling drink to have but it can also be a great way to enhance the appearance of your hair and skin. Chuck expensive salon treatments and give yourself a hair and skin makeover at home using curd.

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  • Here's why Priyanka Chopra chartered a plane to Hyderabad

    A source says, “Priyanka has been shooting for Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s 'Bajirao Mastani' in night shifts. Recently, she had to attend a brand event in Hyderabad during the afternoon and had only a four-hour break before she joined the film unit. During Salman Khan’s sister Arpita’s wedding in Hyderabad last year, Pee Cee had taken a chartered plane with her mother, Madhu to participate in the festivities.

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  • Nepal Earthquake: Model Pooja Missra Was in Kathmandu, is 'Grateful to be Alive' - NDTV Movies

    Model Pooja Missra, who was in Kathmandu to launch her special calendar when the 7.9-magnitude earthquake devastated Nepal on April 25, said that she is grateful to God that she's back safe, sound and alive. The model, best-known for her catchphrase 'spare me' on reality show Bigg Boss 5, was heading towards the Pashupatinath Temple when tremors shook the Himalayan region. "I was going to the Pashupatinath temple. Like the thousands of victims who witnessed the dust, debris and dead bodies left behind by the massive earthquake and its multiple aftershocks, Pooja was also taken aback by the trail of destruction left by the temblor. q
  • India a very good friend, China too has helped: Nepal

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  • Sorry, India is in Nepal to offer relief, not just evacuate stranded Indians - Firstpost

    The narrative in India’s ongoing relief, rescue, rehabilitation and evacuation efforts in the quake-hit Nepal under “Operation Maitri” has suddenly changed – and changed for worse. Why is the Indian media focusing on the evacuation aspects only of OP Maitri? The very objective of Indian efforts in Nepal has been lost due to the focus on evacuation – and that too of Indians “stranded” in Nepal. True, Indian Air Force’s IL-76 planes are bringing back stranded Indians from Nepal to India as it means putting IAF’s assets to better use.

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    The ad doesn’t talk about the features of the One M9 and instead assumes that users are bored Apple and Samsung devices.

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  • Avid woman mountaineer Renu Fotedar dies in Nepal avalanche | Latest News & Updates at Daily News & Analysis

    49-year-old Renu Fotedar, who hailed from Srinagar and is now settled in Australia, was among several mountaineers consumed by the killer avalanche. Like many Kashmiri pandit migrants, Renu's journey from the Valley took here to Delhi before she migrated to Australia after her marriage. A lover of adventure sports, Renu had climbed Mt Kilimanjaro in Tanzania last year before embarking on her ambitious plan to conquer the world's highest peak -- Mt Everest.

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