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Lucknow: All the great civilizations of the world build humongous structures to leave a mark of their dominance. Great Wall of China, Great Pyramid of Giza and Eiffel Tower of Paris are among some great structures created by human beings which never fail to amaze us with their grandeur. ALSO READ: Top 10 majestic animals to …

Brasilia: Brazilian President-elect Jair Bolsonaro plans to create a “super ministry” of economy when he takes office in January, his economic adviser has said. The 63-year-old far-right leader, who previously suggested that Brazil could pull out of the 2015 Paris Agreement on climate change, plans to merge ministries agriculture and environment, an aide said. The move, …

Washington: US State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert is under consideration to be the next US Ambassador to the UN. Nauert met President Donald Trump on Monday. The former Fox News anchor joined the State Department in April 2017 as a spokesperson and is now the Acting Undersecretary of Public Diplomacy and Public Affairs. ALSO READ: UP-Uttarakhand ink …

Jakarta: Indonesian Search and Rescue Agency teams were on Tuesday focusing their efforts on locating and recovering the black boxes of the Lion Air plane that crashed in the Java Sea the previous day with 189 people on board. “We have not yet found (the black boxes). There is very little chance that there will be …

San Francisco: In a strong signal to dominate the emerging $1 trillion Hybrid Cloud market, tech major IBM has announced to acquire Open Source Solutions leader and Linux Operating System owner Red Hat for a massive $34 billion. The acquisition, IBM’s biggest so far, will provide an open approach to Cloud, featuring unprecedented security and portability …

Jakarta: An Indonesian Lion Air Boeing passenger plane carrying 189 people and flown by Indian captain Bhavye Suneja crashed into the Java Sea on Monday shortly after taking off from here, with authorities saying they have found no survivor. The Boeing 737, JT 610, disappeared from the radar 13 minutes after take off from Jakarta airport …

Jakarta: A Lion Air Boeing 737 passenger plane carrying 188 people on board came down minutes after taking off from the Indonesian capital on Monday. A rescue and search operation was underway, officials said. “Several pieces of Lion Air JT 610 aircraft that crashed in the waters of Karawang (was found),” Head of the Indonesian National …

Ontario (Canada): It was really a wow spectacle. At a Hindu temple people witnessed this ‘incarnation of faith’. There was a huge (at least 1,000) gathering of beautifully dressed women, of various ages – young and elderly – doing the rituals. ALSO READ: VIDEO: Karva Chauth Vrat Katha in Punjabi Menfolk (most likely their husbands) were sitting …