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Anthony Scaramucci encourages Holocaust denial with baffling Twitter poll

Anthony Scaramucci encourages Holocaust denial with baffling Twitter poll

Around 6 millions Jews were systematically murdered during the genocide instigated under Adolf Hitler's Nazi Germany before and during World War II. He also mentions that he was trying to "highlight ignorance of the basic facts of the Holocaust". Diggs is known among the Twitterati for the unusual habit of following 500,000 people on the platform - about as many as follow him.


Residential house of slain PDP worker set on fire in Shopian

Residential house of slain PDP worker set on fire in Shopian

Large number of people attended his funeral prayers amidst chanting of pro-freedom and anti-India slogans. Mohammed Ramzan Sheikh, a former sarpanch, was killed by militants on Monday night at his house located at Humhuna of Shopian . Vaid tweeted. Immediately, police swung into action and rescued the family members which included Sheikh's mother, Rafiqa, wife Nusrat Begum, brother Farooq Ahmed Sheikh, his two sons and two daughters.


Spanish F-18 Fighter Jet Crashes Near Madrid During Take-off, Pilot Killed

Spanish F-18 Fighter Jet Crashes Near Madrid During Take-off, Pilot Killed

Everything points to an engine failure being the cause of the accident as eyewitnesses explained how the F-18 travelled nearly the entire length of the 4.2 km runway at Torrejon airbase, on the outskirts of Madrid, before lifting off the ground, turning slightly to the right and crashing around 100 meters further on.


S. African president announces cabinet reshuffle

S. African president announces cabinet reshuffle

In addition, the removal of Dr Nzimande from the Cabinet is part of Zuma's manoeuvres to secure successful election of his ordained successor at the forthcoming ANC December national conference. Nzimande has in recent months been incessantly vocal in calling for Zuma to go. Buti Manamela has been appointed her deputy. "COSATU expects cabinet reshuffles to be about strengthening the capacity of government in order to help government to better implement its developmental agenda and deliver ...


Dhanteras 2017: Things not to buy on this festive day

Dhanteras 2017: Things not to buy on this festive day

Jewellers, told IANS in Delhi, adding "We expect sales to go up by 30 per cent on pent up demand due to various regulatory issues". Diwali is the five-day festival that kickstarts tomorrow with Dhanteras . While Khandelwal expects the positive sentiments to continue post-Diwali and into the wedding season, Patel says a lot would also depend on the emerging global security scenario though spiralling worldwide prices in gold may not sustain.



Qualcomm seeks iPhone production ban in China

Legal tussle between Qualcomm and Apple is not new. Those licenses are said to cover control administration and the iPhone's Force Touch feature . It looks like Qualcomm (Snapdragon) is not at all happy about the biggest smartphone brand Apple . " Apple believes deeply in the value of innovation, and we have always been willing to pay fair and reasonable rates for patents we use".