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Officers suspect the 37-year-old mum secretly gave birth during a flight from Abu Dhabi to the Indonesian capital on Saturday. The cause of the baby's death is still unknown, as is whether it was born alive. The captain of the plane was forced to the divert the flight to Bangkok. The flight was held for an hour before it left Jakarta and continued with its journey without the sick woman, who flew home on a later flight.
  • Samsung Electronics expects Q4 operating profit to jump 63.8 pct

    Samsung Electronics expects Q4 operating profit to jump 63.8 pct

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    The Korean electronics giant said Monday it expects to record an operating profit of 15.1 trillion won ($14.1 billion) for the three-month period ended December 31, a 63 percent year-over-year increase. Final earnings results will be released later this month. "The first-quarter operating profit is expected to stand at around 15 trillion won", Lee said in a report before Samsung's announcement.
  • Freezing Temperatures Didn't Stop People From Riding Subway With No Pants

    Freezing Temperatures Didn't Stop People From Riding Subway With No Pants

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    On Sunday, January 7th, 2018 thousands of people took off their trousers on subways in cities around the world. Hence one of the participants answered, "I forgot to wear my trousers". London's chilly temperatures take the event to new extremes. According to a San Francisco Chronicle report in January 2017, co-organizer of the event, Jay Zalowitz said, "This is not an exhibitionist thing, to be very clear".
  • Aishwarya to pay tribute to Lata Mangeshkar in

    Aishwarya to pay tribute to Lata Mangeshkar in "Fanne Khan"?

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    As SRK played a fan in his movie Fan, Aishwarya will also play a similar character in the movie. Aish will be a fan of Lata Mangeshkar. According to a report in a leading daily, she not only plays a singer but will also pay tribute to the legendary singer Lata Mangeshkar.
  • Whirlpool appliances to communicate with Apple Watch in early 2018

    Whirlpool appliances to communicate with Apple Watch in early 2018

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    The instructions include everything from preheating to temperature adjustments and timing and the Yummly functionality within the app will also take users through a step-by-step process - including images and video - to guide consumers through exactly how to prepare that ideal meal.
  • Biggest Jaw-Droppers at the 2018 Golden Globes

    Biggest Jaw-Droppers at the 2018 Golden Globes

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    Kidman took the first award of the night. The most electrifying moment of the evening occurred when Oprah Winfrey , after receiving the Cecil B. DeMille for outstanding contributions to the world of entertainment, delivered a rousing speech that set off feverish chatter on whether she will run for the White House in 2020.
  • "Jumanji" Dominates, "Insidious: The Last Key" Doing Better Than Expected

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    Highest new film of the week of Insidious The Last Key , early January horror has done well in the last few years and is becoming a staple of the cinema calendar. Finishing in third-place with $23.6 million was Star Wars: Episode VIII-The Last Jedi . The film, which carries on the saga of intergalactic intrigue, features original Star Wars cast members Mark Hamill and the late Carrie Fisher, as well as new-school stars Daisy Ridley, John Boyega, Oscar Isaac, Adam Driver, and Kelly Marie ...
  • Toyota introduces e-Palette, its mobile retail space

    Toyota introduces e-Palette, its mobile retail space

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    Only one model is on display at CES , but eventually Toyota plans for the vehicles to come in three different sizes. The vehicle was announced alongside new partners Toyota has enlisted to build out its mobility services ecosystem, including Pizza Hut , Amazon , Uber , Didi and more.
  • Wintry mix to cause icy mess as cold snap peaces out

    Wintry mix to cause icy mess as cold snap peaces out

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    The further south and west your reside, the warmer the temperatures and the more cold rain you will see. With ground temperatures expected to be below freezing because of the subfreezing temperatures since Christmas, freezing rain is the biggest concern and will impact the Monday morning commute.
  • Tata Motors announces Jaguar Land Rover sales figures

    Tata Motors announces Jaguar Land Rover sales figures

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    Jaguar Land Rover India announced a robust growth of 49 percent in volume for the calendar year 2017. Contribution to this growth came from nearly all model lines of Jaguar Land Rover , starting with the XE followed by the XF, F-PACE, Discovery Sport and Range Rover Evoque.
  • Sensex, Nifty close at record highs on Q3 earnings optimism

    Sensex, Nifty close at record highs on Q3 earnings optimism

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    The rupee strengthened by 11 paise to 63.26 against the U.S. dollar in the opening trade due to selling of the greenback by exporters and banks amid gains in domestic equities which scaled record highs. Firm global cues with most other Asian markets rising with the corporate earnings season about to kick off amid more records on Wall Street, too positively impacted on the domestic bourses here.
  • Mueller Eyes Ivanka Trump Encounter With Russian Lawyer

    Mueller Eyes Ivanka Trump Encounter With Russian Lawyer

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    The Los Angeles Times/Tribune Washington Bureau is not identifying the individual Mueller has asked to return for further questioning as part of an agreement to keep the person's identity confidential. "Everything I've done is 100% proper, that's how I do things - proper", the president said during a 20-minute press conference at Camp David. Trump reportedly hoped Sessions would protect him from the probe.
  • New York's JFK Airport experiences meltdown amid cold weather

    New York's JFK Airport experiences meltdown amid cold weather

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    The eastern United States and Canada froze on Saturday under record-breaking low temperatures following a deadly winter storm as New York's flagship airport descended into chaos, battling to contain flight backlog. The Port Authority is limiting some flight arrivals into JFK Airport on Saturday in the wake of a backlog of flights as the airport recovers from Thursday's snowstorm, according to officials.
  • Apple: App Store customers spent $890M Christmas week

    Apple: App Store customers spent $890M Christmas week

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    For instance, an app that was in the top ten apps previous week will not be seen in the top ten this week. Yesterday, Apple released a press release detailing its success over the festive season, more specifically the App Store pulled in $300 million on New Years Day alone.
  • Girl, 15, charged with starting Melbourne bushfire

    Girl, 15, charged with starting Melbourne bushfire

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    One house was seriously damaged, with owner Jim Crozier telling the ABC that the fire meant he'd lost his art collection, worth $40,000, as well as a place to live, saying, "I'm terrified to go anywhere near the house". One house was severely damaged on Darnley Drive. "Fortunately, and in most cases of fire arson, it is the community that provides us the breaks in these types of cases", she said.
  • GoPro slashes up to 300 jobs, mostly in its Karma drone division

    GoPro slashes up to 300 jobs, mostly in its Karma drone division

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    The job cuts are part of a bigger restructuring in the company, TechCrunch reported, citing a letter sent to impacted employees. CEO Nick Woodman reported that the company had 1,254 employees as recently as November of a year ago. The problem was eventually traced to the Karma drone battery being shaken loose due to vibrations while flying. GoPro said it fixed the issues with the Karma and put it back on sale in February 2017.
  • US Crude Oil Worth Hits $60 a Barrel, Highest Since Mid

    US Crude Oil Worth Hits $60 a Barrel, Highest Since Mid

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    Already there are analysts warning that prices have nowhere to go but down after net speculative long bets on crude oil, gasoline, and heating oil broke records in the week to December 26, at a staggering 1.183 billion barrels . The global benchmark crude traded at a premium of $6.17 to March WTI. In the United States, crude oil inventories fell by 5 million barrels in the week to December 29 to 427.8 million barrels, industry group the American Petroleum Institute said on Wednesday.
  • FEMA allows churches to apply retroactively for disaster aid

    FEMA allows churches to apply retroactively for disaster aid

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    Faith leaders and constitutional advocates have long debated whether FEMA's policy should change. But when three Texas churches affected by Hurricane Harvey sued FEMA over its previous policy, a US district court denied the plaintiffs a preliminary injunction on the grounds that the federal agency was not obligated to fund repairs to religious spaces.
  • Several Flashlight Apps in Play Store Found to Harbour Malware

    Several Flashlight Apps in Play Store Found to Harbour Malware

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    For all of 2017, iOS developers earned $26.5 billion, according to marketing chief Phil Schiller. Pay attention to what happens when you install a new app. This is because Android has a higher rate of adoption in developing markets. The data harvesting mobile security apps on the Play Store were performing the usual security tasks, thereby making users believe that they were genuine apps with no ulterior motives.
  • Legal & General Group Plc Raises Position in Southwestern Energy (SWN)

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    Elm Ridge Management LLC owned approximately 0.13% of Southwestern Energy worth $4,026,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. Bridgewater Associates Lp sold 4.31M shares as the company's stock declined 18.09% while stock markets rallied. Northeast Investment Mgmt reported 111,697 shares stake. Strs Ohio holds 520,000 shares or 0.01% of its portfolio. Addison, a Pennsylvania-based fund reported 1,336 shares.
  • Economy set for slowdown as govt pegs growth for FY18 at 6.5%

    Economy set for slowdown as govt pegs growth for FY18 at 6.5%

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    The UK economy has shown some signs of resilience, posting a higher than expected growth rate during the third quarter. The GDP advance estimates for fiscal year 2017-18 were revealed on Friday. Reducing its forecast it said that the farm sector would grow at 2.1 per cent in comparison to the 4.9 per cent in 2016-17. The data also showed that the agricultural output inflation rate is also expected to fall to 0.7 per cent against 4.1 per cent over this period, an indicator that might ...
  • A crunch, a fire, and panic: planes collide at Toronto airport

    A crunch, a fire, and panic: planes collide at Toronto airport

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    A WestJet plane from Cancun, Mexico, had been stationary and waiting to go to a gate at Pearson International Airport just after 6pm on Friday night when it was hit by a Sunwing aircraft. There were 168 passengers and six crew members aboard the arriving airplane, according to Lauren Stewart, a WestJet spokeswoman. Sunwing tweeted that the accident had been caused by the ground-handling service Swissport , which is a third-party contractor many airports use to handle aircraft and cargo on ...