1,500 killed as earthquake hits Nepal, 44 in India; 7.9 temblor wrecks Kathmandu

1,500 killed as earthquake hits Nepal, 44 in India; 7.9 temblor wrecks Kathmandu

A tragedy of major proportions is in the making in the wake of the mammoth earthquake that has hit India and Nepal.

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PHOTOS: Magnitude 7.9 earthquake hits Nepal, causing big damage
PHOTOS: Magnitude 7.9 earthquake hits Nepal, causing big damage

A strong magnitude-7.9 earthquake shook Nepal's capital and the densely populated Kathmandu...

Earthquake hits India, Nepal; Lenskart looks to cash in, churns outrage
Earthquake hits India, Nepal; Lenskart looks to cash in, churns outrage

As massive tremors rocked India and Nepal, e-retailer Lenskart...

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TECH

Xiaomi Mi4i launched exclusively for India, priced at Rs 12,999; Mi Band for just Rs 999
Xiaomi Mi4i launched exclusively for India, priced at Rs 12,999; Mi Band for just Rs 999

Xiaomi Mi 4i runs on a 2nd-gen Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 octa-core 64-bit processor based on A53 architecture with four performance cores at 1.7 GHz and four power saving cores at 1.1 GHz.

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INSURANCE

Changing nominee in life insurance policies to cost Rs 100 now
Changing nominee in life insurance policies to cost Rs 100 now

Cancellation or change in nomination in insurance policies now comes at a cost as regulator IRDAI has allowed life insurers to charge up to Rs 100 for any such modification.

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TRAVEL

Now go on a Modi Tour in Gujarat
Now go on a Modi Tour in Gujarat

Tourists visiting Ahmedabad or Gandhinagar, Gujarat can now go on a Narendra Modi tour to Vadnagar village which is the Indian prime minister, Narendra Modi's hometown

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SCIENCE

Artificial photosynthesis method turns waste CO2 into fuels
Artificial photosynthesis method turns waste CO2 into fuels

In a breakthrough in artificial photosynthesis, researchers have developed a new system that uses sunlight to convert waste carbon dioxide into valuable...