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4 women among many held after London attacks

Metropolitan Police Commissioner Cressida Dick has vowed that officers will "step up a gear" in the wake of the London Bridge terror attack. Facebook said it wanted to make its social media platform a "hostile environment" for terrorists.


Maldives severs diplomatic ties with Qatar

Maldives severs diplomatic ties with Qatar

The Qatari statement said Abadi promised to accept a reciprocal invitation to visit Qatar "in the coming period", while adding that the two countries were working to re-establish an Qatari embassy in Iraq. Qatar is also a member of OPEC, the oil cartel led by Saudi Arabia. UAE airlines Etihad, Emirates and Flydubai will suspend their flights to and from Doha from Tuesday.



Amazon Alexa Can Now Set Reminders, Named Timers

A survey released last month by research firm eMarketer found Echo speakers held 70.6 percent of the USA market, compared with 23.8 percent for Google Home and 5.6 percent for others including Lenovo, LG, Harmon Kardon and Mattel. Just like alarms, reminders are tied to the device you set them on, so don't expect to set a reminder in your office and hear it on the Echo in your kitchen just yet.


Iran urges 'dialogue' between Qatar and Gulf neighbours

Iran urges 'dialogue' between Qatar and Gulf neighbours

OPEC accounts for a third of global oil production and includes numerous world's largest oil exporters such as Saudi Arabia and Qatar. Several airlines have already indicated that they will be ceasing all services to Doha Hamad International Airport in Qatar later this week.



Horse rams into vehicle in Jaipur

Both the horse and the driver had suffered minor injuries. In an unusual incident, a horse broke into a car's windshield after collision between the two in Rajasthan's Jaipur on Sunday. The horse was on its way on Sunday afternoon when the blaring horns and blistering heat reportedly spooked the animal who made a dash and hit a auto coming in the opposite direction.


Tamil Nadu TNDTE Diploma Results 2017 declared at tndte

Tamil Nadu TNDTE Diploma Results 2017 declared at tndte

The diploma exams were conducted in the months of April and May for the first semester to the final semester students in the polytechnic institutions affiliated to the Directorate. The participants can get the original certificates from the respective colleges. For completion, this course board will be conducted the examination twice in a one year.