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Slumped and mumbling, 93-year-old Mugabe denies Zimbabwe is 'fragile'

Slumped and mumbling, 93-year-old Mugabe denies Zimbabwe is 'fragile'

Donald Kaberuka, former President of the African Development Bank Group, said: "Today we are talking about fragility in Africa. You can also call America fragile". Chairperson of the Zimbabwe Communit...

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Samsung Galaxy Note 8 to arrive with dual rear cameras

The price of the Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ is not available at the moment but will be revealed during the launch of the devices. The aspect ratio is a little different and hence the resolution as ...

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Slides (Foster), surges (Davis) from 1st round of NFL draft

Slides (Foster), surges (Davis) from 1st round of NFL draft

As the draft results started popping up on my phone, I was as surprised as anyone. "But again I think we're in a good position at five and 18 to get two good football players if we stay there". "I'm d...

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In death dive, Cassini snaps Earth within Saturn's rings

The raw images, which began to stream back early this morning, indicating the probe had survived its journey, show intricate structures and a dark, swirling storm-like feature (which NASA called a "...

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Call of Duty: WWII: All you need to know from today's reveal

Call of Duty: WWII: All you need to know from today's reveal

It'll be interesting to see if the Call of Duty franchise keeps churning out future-set installments courtesy of Infinity Ward or Treyarch, or if WWII marks a sea-change. "The definitive World Wa...

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SS Rajamouli's Special Gift To Baahubali Prabhas Will Amaze You

SS Rajamouli's Special Gift To Baahubali Prabhas Will Amaze You

Speaking of the same Rajamouli was quoted saying earlier, "Show me one actor who can spend more than three years on a character he believes in". #4 On the day of the film's release comes the biggest...

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The iPhone of cars? Apple enters self-driving car race

The iPhone of cars? Apple enters self-driving car race

More information about the company's testing will come with its first report to the California DMV , which requires companies like Uber's Otto and Google's Waymo to report their disengagement rates...

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'Call of Duty' is Officially Going Back to WWII

'Call of Duty' is Officially Going Back to WWII

So it seems like this year's Call of Duty game is leaving no stone unturned to leave its mark for many years to come. " This is what our dedicated community of Call of Duty players and Sledgehamme...

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Prince Sold More Albums Than Any Artist Since Death

Maybe he said it in just being adamant about seeing us again. Among those taking part will be members of Prince's band the Revolution , who will open a 26-date tour as part of the commemoration. ...

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Last adventure ahead for NASA's Cassini spacecraft at Saturn

Last adventure ahead for NASA's Cassini spacecraft at Saturn

While space fans can not wait to hear about Cassini's wealth of data scientists will soon start sifting through, the space probe itself will sink into the unfamiliar space between Saturn and its r...

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Nintendo developing SNES mini

Nintendo developing SNES mini

Sources within Nintendo have confirmed to EuroGamer that the company is set to release the SNES Classic Edition in late 2017. And since Nintendo released the NES Classic Edition during the holid...

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Astronomers discover 'Super-Earth' planet that could support life

Astronomers discover 'Super-Earth' planet that could support life

Despite this lack of stellar energy, LHS 1140b is in the habitable zone of its star, which means that it could support life. Artist's impression of the super-Earth exoplanet LHS 1140b. The next step...

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Canada glacier melt rerouted in rare case of 'river piracy'

Canada glacier melt rerouted in rare case of 'river piracy'

River piracy is also known as "stream capture" and can occur with the tectonic motion of the Earth's crust, like a river changing course as the result of an quake. The front has retreated almost 1.9 ...

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United changes policy, crew can't displace seated passengers

United changes policy, crew can't displace seated passengers

The development comes after the United Airlines announced to compensate all passengers on the flight in which 69-year-old Dr. David Daowas was forcibly removed from his seat, after refusing to give up...

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US and Russia at 'low point' after no breakthrough in Moscow

US and Russia at 'low point' after no breakthrough in Moscow

But it doesn't have to be this way". -Russian relations - which echoed a similar assessment made by Secretary of State Rex Tillerson hours earlier in Moscow - came Wednesday after a meeting with ...

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ISIS fighters, but no civilians, killed in Afghanistan bombing

His strong words could signal a broader political backlash that may endanger the US military mission in Afghanistan. That raises some questions about why Afghanistan was chosen for the first use of th...

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USA military defends dropping 'mother of all bombs' on ISIS in Afghanistan

The U.S. estimates 600 to 800 IS fighters are present in Afghanistan, mostly in Nangarhar. United States and Afghan forces had been unable to advance because ISIS - which has expanded into Afghanista...

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Phil Spencer explains why the Scorpio is coming in late 2017

The next iteration of the Xbox, Project Scorpio was announced previous year. A quote he shared with Gamastruta during an interview about Scorpio was "But you know, Destiny 2's gonna be one of...

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Splatoon 2, ARMS-focused Nintendo Direct to take place this week

Nintendo of America tweeted recently that there will be a new Direct on April 12. The broadcast will showcase Arms , the new fighting game that is based on extendable arms that can be used to pun...

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Back from the dead: Obamacare repeal deal near

GOP congressional leaders have largely signaled that they were putting energy into tax reform, the next item on the GOP's agenda, while letting the rank-and-file discuss working on a compromise amongs...

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Compal to make Apple Watch, report says

Compal to make Apple Watch, report says

All production for the original Apple Watch and Apple Watch Series 2 has been handled by Quanta. Apple is planning to release a third-generation Apple Watch later this year, according to a new repor...

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Bayern 'surprised' by Hoffenheim - Ancelotti

Bayern 'surprised' by Hoffenheim - Ancelotti

Julian Nagelsmann's men staged a faultless performance against the German giants and dictated the pace in the first half. Hoffenheim's Andrej Kramaric, right, celebrates scoring the opening goal o...

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Civil rights groups alarmed over retreat on police reforms

Civil rights groups alarmed over retreat on police reforms

Rafael Goyeneche, president of the independent watchdog New Orleans Metropolitan Crime Commission, said a massive paper trail is necessary for the courts to determine if police departments are complyi...

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Sindhu enters final, sets up title date with Marin

Sindhu enters final, sets up title date with Marin

This was the second meeting between Sindhu and Marin after the Rio Olympics in August a year ago where the Spaniard defeated the fifth-ranked Indian 21-19, 12-21, 15-21 in a thrilling contest to win t...

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NORC Poll: Most Americans want independent Russia probe

NORC Poll: Most Americans want independent Russia probe

Even more - 70 percent, including 45 percent of Republicans and three-quarters of independents - found Trump's regular use of Twitter reckless and distracting. -More than 6 in 10 say the country is he...

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How to play Ms Pac-Man on Google Maps right NOW

Pac-Man to deal with that pesky neighbor once and for all, or at least chase spirits around his house. Tomorrow is April Fools' Day, so be on your guard. Google's love of video games goes well beyon...

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Windows update will bring 3-D, game tools and less clutter

Windows update will bring 3-D, game tools and less clutter

Here's everything you need to try out on the latest Windows 10 Creators Update, due out on April 11. What's new in the Creators Update? Right now, Windows 10 Mobile Creators Update 15063.2 is on...

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South African anti-apartheid leader Ahmed Kathrada dies aged 87

The struggle highlights the brutal legal system under the apartheid regime. In 1982, after spending 18 years on Robben Island , he was transferred to Pollsmoor Prison in Cape Town , serving a to...

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Taipei 101, Carrefour, hotels observe Earth Hour by turning off lights

The state-owned Taipower said the collective observance of Earth Hour in Taiwan past year saved 80,000 kilowatt hours of electricity, the equivalent of 51 metric tons of carbon dioxide. "In Brunei, ...

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Georgetown to consider Patrick Ewing for men's basketball head coach

Georgetown to consider Patrick Ewing for men's basketball head coach

As recently as March 1, the athletic department was still offering support for Thompson. He has been in the mix for a National Basketball Association head-coaching gig in recent years but hasn't lande...

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Pharmacist blamed for meningitis outbreak guilty of racketeering, cleared of murder

Pharmacist blamed for meningitis outbreak guilty of racketeering, cleared of murder

He is scheduled to be sentenced on June 21 at 2 p.m. The co-owner of New England Compounding Center, whose contaminated drugs led to FDA oversight of that niche of the drug manufacturing industry, h...

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Google says it's stopped a ton of 'dangerous' Android apps

After a long and tempting wait, Google has finally shown some concern for its flagship tablet - the Pixel C. While we were beginning to think that despite being a Pixel, the one-year-old tablet will...

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Samsung Galaxy S8, Galaxy S8

We have been treated to a large number of leaks and video renders of the phone nearly every single day in the recent past. Because most smartphones no longer fall between 4.0 to 5.0 inches, their ...

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Researchers code entire movie and operating system into DNA

The use of DNA for digital storage is appealing in theory because DNA is ultracompact enough to store, replicate, and transmit massive amounts of information. Two weeks later, they received a vial hol...

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IPhone 8 to keep Lightning, but USB-C may still be incoming

Will Apple ditch Lightning or will it simply offer a Lightning to USB-C cable? Instead, the iPhone 8 will utilize "Type-C Power Delivery" technology for faster charging, AppleInsider reports, ...

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