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Watch: Los Angeles 7-Eleven store ransacked by late-night 'flash mob' of looters
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Watch: Los Angeles 7-Eleven store ransacked by late-night 'flash mob' of looters

The crime spree began on 15 August at 12:40 am with a street takeover at the Figueroa and El Segundo crossroads in Harbor Gateway

Watch: Stranger gives her pillow to service dog on flight, video goes viral
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Watch: Stranger gives her pillow to service dog on flight, video goes viral

The video has been viewed almost 10,000 times since it was shared. Additionally, a variety of comments have been made regarding the adorable incident

Old video of jaguar hunting crocodile goes viral; watch
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Old video of jaguar hunting crocodile goes viral; watch

In the video, the jaguar stalks the crocodile for some time while hiding in the bushes. Then, it jumps into the river to attack the giant reptile.

Watch: Officials test live seafood for COVID-19 amid rising cases in China
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Watch: Officials test live seafood for COVID-19 amid rising cases in China

The tests have followed an announcement by the regional Chinese government that fishermen should be required to undergo Covid-19 tests for both themselves and the seafood they collect.

Viral: One man fights off 20 people; internet compares him to Neo from The Matrix
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Viral: One man fights off 20 people; internet compares him to Neo from The Matrix

The clip was shared with the caption, “Bro just won a 20 v 1”. Two devil-faced emojis were also added at the end of the caption. The footage has garnered over 2.5 million views.

Snake found inside toilet seat; video leaves internet scared
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Snake found inside toilet seat; video leaves internet scared

While this footage is making some people lose sleep, others have seen it as a chance to pass witty remarks. The comments section is flooded with people who are now worried that no place is safe enough from these reptiles

Muharram 2022: Date, history and significance of Ashura
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Muharram 2022: Date, history and significance of Ashura

Islamic calendar’s first month is known as Muharram, and Ashura is the tenth day of Muharram

Earth and Soul | What world can learn from Indian environmental ethos
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Earth and Soul | What world can learn from Indian environmental ethos

India’s environmental philosophy stems from the basic belief that man is an extension of the planet -- man and planet enjoy mutually inseparable and interdependent relationships where existence of man is dependent on the well-being of the planet

Russia-Ukraine crisis: At UNSC meeting, India calls for immediate cessation of violence
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Russia-Ukraine crisis: At UNSC meeting, India calls for immediate cessation of violence

India on Monday decided to send relief supplies to Ukraine to deal with the humanitarian situation along its bordering areas arising out of tens of thousands of people attempting to flee the Russian invasion.

Convinced, Russian forces will attack Ukraine in coming week, says Joe Biden
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Convinced, Russian forces will attack Ukraine in coming week, says Joe Biden

The US President said they are doing everything in their power to remove any reason that Russia may give to justify invading Ukraine and prevent them from moving in

No way to eradicate COVID-19, US on 'threshold' of living with virus, says Dr Fauci
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No way to eradicate COVID-19, US on 'threshold' of living with virus, says Dr Fauci

"There's no way we're going to eradicate this" virus, he said, given its contagiousness, its propensity to mutate into new variants and the large pool of unvaccinated people

Myanmar: Junta court postpones Aung San Suu Kyi's verdict till 27 Dec
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Myanmar: Junta court postpones Aung San Suu Kyi's verdict till 27 Dec

Suu Kyi, 76, was due to hear the verdict on charges she illegally imported and possessed walkie-talkies — the latest in a catalogue of judgments in a junta court that could see her jailed for the rest of her life

On Ukrainian front, grinding war and weary anticipation of invasion
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On Ukrainian front, grinding war and weary anticipation of invasion

But after eight years in the trenches, there is a weary acceptance that the status quo cannot last forever, that the Russian military, which dwarfs their own in power and wealth, will likely come sooner or later.

Land ahoy: Study shows the first continents bobbed to the surface more than 3 billion years ago
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Land ahoy: Study shows the first continents bobbed to the surface more than 3 billion years ago

Most ancient continents, including the Singhbhum Craton, are made of granites, which formed through the melting of pre-existing rocks at the base of the crust.

British PM Boris Johnson to return to COP26, will urge nations to finalise deal on global warming
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British PM Boris Johnson to return to COP26, will urge nations to finalise deal on global warming

Johnson, along with UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres, will meet with government officials, negotiators and civil society groups in an attempt to inject momentum into the talks

Bhaskar Bhatt set to coach women's boxing team; no trials for world championship
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Bhaskar Bhatt set to coach women's boxing team; no trials for world championship

The women's world championships is scheduled to take place in December in Istanbul. The dates of the competition have not yet been finalised

South African writer Damon Galgut wins Booker Prize for 'The Promise'
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South African writer Damon Galgut wins Booker Prize for 'The Promise'

He is the third South African novelist to win the Booker Prize, after Nadine Gordimer in 1974 and JM Coetzee, who won twice, in 1983 and 1999

Moscow Format talks: International recognition of Taliban hinges on inclusiveness of government and human rights record
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Moscow Format talks: International recognition of Taliban hinges on inclusiveness of government and human rights record

However, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov commended the Taliban for their efforts to stabilise the military-political situation in the country and ensure the operation of state structures

Moscow Format dialogue: First India, Taliban meet since formation of Afghanistan cabinet
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Moscow Format dialogue: First India, Taliban meet since formation of Afghanistan cabinet

Russian foreign minister Sergey Lavrov has already clarified that the official recognition of the Taliban is not under discussion at the moment

India registers 13,596 new COVID-19 infections, 166 fresh fatalities; active cases lowest in 221 days
India

India registers 13,596 new COVID-19 infections, 166 fresh fatalities; active cases lowest in 221 days

The daily rise in new infections has been below 30,000 for 24 days and less than 50,000 for 113 consecutive days now