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Russia meddling probe says no Putin-Trump conspiracy

New York (IANS) Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation into Moscow’s interference in 2016 elections did “not establish that members of the (US President Donald) Trump Campaign conspired or coordinated with the Russian government in its election interference activities” but left enough … read more

Lifestyle

Taking short breaks may help learn new skills better

New York (IANS) If you are in a process of learning new skills, then taking short breaks in between may help you grasp it better, say, researchers. The study, published in the journal Current Biology, suggests our brains probably take short … read more

Business

US dollar rises amid strong retail sales data

New York (IANS) The US dollar increased in late trading on Thursday, as the US economy got a boost by estimated surging retail sales, while the euro dropped due to downbeat eurozone economic data. In late New York trading, the euro … read more

Feature

Indian youths don’t want to mix politics & love life

New Delhi (IANS) Do you let political opinions dictate your dating life? Well, it plays an important role but people don’t want to mix politics with their love life, according to a survey. According to the data gathered from users of … read more

Bollywood

Rise & fly again soon: B-Town on Jet Airways crisis

Mumbai (IANS) For some, Jet Airways was their first choice of travel, and for some it felt like a “home” in the sky. A stream of Bollywood celebrities turned emotional as Jet Airways announced temporary suspension of flights, leaving thousands of … read more

Offtrack

What makes 2019 polls in western UP different for BJP

Lucknow (IANS) As polling for eight Lok Sabha seats in western Uttar Pradesh concluded on Thursday, the advantage to the ruling BJP does not seem as enhanced as it was five years ago. Despite the battle over ‘Ali and Bajrangbali’, the … read more