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Mosul celebrates first post-IS Christmas

Mosul (Iraq), Dec 24, Hymns filled today a church in Iraq’s second city Mosul as worshippers celebrated Christmas for the first time in four years after the end of jihadist rule. Tens of thousands of Christians fled northern Iraqi towns in 2014 as the Islamic State group seized Mosul and swathes of the surrounding Nineveh

Anushka Sharma and Virat Kohli’s first honeymoon photo

Anushka shares first honeymoon photo on social media

Anushka shares first honeymoon photo on social media. After marriage, Virat and Anushka again on headlines for their honeymoon trip. Anushka finally posted the first photo from her ongoing honeymoon on her Instagram handle. Anushka, who is currently holidaying near Italy with Virat, shared a click from the snowcapped mountains of Europe.   In heaven, literally

McDonald’s faces its first ever strike in UK

McDonald’s faces its first ever strike on UK soil after workers at two of the fast-food chain’s outlets backed a call for industrial action. Staff at restaurants in Cambridge and in Crayford, south-east London, have voted overwhelmingly in favour of a strike amid concerns over working conditions and the use of zero-hour contracts. The Bakers,

World’s first Computer was as big as House Room

Can you imagine how big the world’s first computer would be?World first Computer big Room laptops mouse keyboard. Indeed, computers (monitors, CPUs, keyboards, and mouse) on tables, are now also old-fashioned.Today is the time of smallest laptops. Soon there will be a small device and it will make the current version of the computer even

Bilal Irshad creates history, becomes the first triple centurion in one-dayers

Bilal Irshad creates history, becomes the first triple centurion in one-dayers

Pakistan cricketer Bilal Irshad created history as he became the first player to score a triple century in a one-day match. The 26-year-old from Sindh smashed 320 off 175 balls for his local club Shaheed Alam Bux Cricket Club in the game against Al Rehman CC in the Fazal Mahmood Inter-club Cricket Championship. The highest

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India will launch Nokia Phone’s in June first week

The Nokia brand enjoyed a huge following in the Indian market in 2000s, before Android phones and iPhones took over the reigns for market supremacy. Series of Nokia  Nokia 6, Nokia 5 and Nokia 3 are among the most eagerly anticipated smartphones in the market right now. HMD Global tells Gadgets 360 that the company is planning to host a Nokia launch

Jason Aldean, Brittany Kerr expecting first child together

Jason Aldean, Brittany Kerr expecting first child together.Singer Jason Aldean and his wife Brittany Kerr are expecting their first child together.The couple shared the exciting news on social media on Monday evening (May 8). The 40-year-old “Burnin’ It Down” hit maker shared the happy news on Instagram.”Been hard to keep this secret but we couldn’t


White House Fired First Black Female Usher

The White House has fired chief usher Angella Reid, the first woman and second African-American to hold the position, the media reported. When the White House residence staff arrived at work on Friday morning, they were told that Reid, who was appointed by former President Barack Obama in 2011, was no longer employed, The Washington

Panchkula kid honoured as India’s first Single Digit Prodigy

Chandigarh: Kautilya Pandit, more commonly known as the Google boy from Panchkula won the first season of Single Digit Prodigy held at Panjab University, organized by the social welfare organization, Rotaract Himalayan. The event witnessed kids from all over India participate in this national level declamation contest, but, only one of them could bag the

India take four wickets on first morning of 3rd Test

Mohali: Electing to bat, England were 92 forfour in their first innings at lunch on the opening day of the third cricket Test against India at PCA Stadium, here today. Jonny Bairstow (20) and Ben Stokes (5) were at the crease for the visitors when the break was taken. Brief Score: England 1st innings: 92

Facebook plans its first stock buyback

New York: In a first since going public, Facebook is planning to buy back $6 billion in stock from shareholders beginning in the first quarter of of 2017, a document filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission revealed. “Usually a stock buyback programme is a way to repay investors with cash currently sitting in the

Transgenders walk ramp for first time at PU

Chandigarh: CREW (Changing, Reforming and Empowering the World) a Non-government Organisation of Panjab University student organized a fashion show exclusively for the transgender community. The event, TRANSform, was held at the Law Auditorium in Panjab University, Chandigarh amid much cheer and support from the youth.It had participants from all across the country walking the ramp

Sarvann movie first look poster out now

Priyanka Chopra’s first Punjabi production film “Sarvann” starring Amrinder Gill, Ranjit Bawa and Simi Chahalfirst poster is out now. Amarinder Gill is one of the most experienced and successful actor in Punjabi films so far. Priyanka Chopra has just posted the another movie poster on Instagram.

State gets its first CNG gas station

Mohali: Mohali has become the first city in Punjab’s to have CNG gas station. Dharmendra Pradhan, Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Petroleum and Natural Gas, inaugurated the first CNG (Compressed Natural Gas) station at an Indian Oil petrol pump in phase -VI Mohali, in presence of Vijay Sampla, Minister of State, Social Justice

First plant of pig meat will soon be opened in Punjab

Ludhiana: During the VII Conference of Indian Meat Science Association on “New horizons for augmenting meat production and processing to ensure nutritional security, food safety and environmental sustainability” was inaugurated on Thursday by the Department of Livestock Products Technology, Guru Angad Dev Veterinary and Animal Sciences University (GADVASU), O P Arora, Chairman of AOV Group

Brad Pitt’s first red carpet show after divorce

Los Angeles: Actor Brad Pitt made his first red carpet appearance since his divorce from actress Angelina Jolie. The 52-year-old attended a private screening of the film “Moonlight” here on Tuesday. He was joined by co-star Julia Roberts. He will also be walking the red carpet for the official premier of his new film “Allied”,

Blind School gets first e-toilet

Ludhiana: While giving a gift to the children of Blind School, Deputy Commissioner Ravi Bhagat inaugurated “E-Toilets” unit. This is the first such unit anywhere in the state that has been constructed with a cost of Rs 6 lakh. This unit has been constructed with a motive to check the problem which the special children

RGV announces first international project ‘NUCLEAR’

Mumbai: Filmmaker Ram Gopal Varma on Modnay announced his first international project titled “NUCLEAR,” which will be made at the whopping budget of Rs 340 crore. The 54-year-old director took to Twitter to share the news and details about his maiden international film. “My 1st international film to be made at a cost of 340

First day’s play between Assam and Saurashtra abandoned

Kolkata: The first day’s proceedings between Assam and Saurashtra in a Ranji Trophy group B fixture was on Saturday called off because of persistent rains here. With a deep depression over Bay of Bengal, it’s been raining in the city for last two days and it was no different this morning as well. The ground

Indian team reaches Rajkot for first Test

Rajkot: Indian cricket team, led by skipper Virat Kohli, arrived here this morning for the first game of the five-match Test series against England, starting at Saurashtra Cricket Association (SCA) stadium at Khandheri from November 9. Gautam Gambhir, Ishant Sharma, Jayant Yadav and Amit Mishra arrived here around 8.25 am along with Kohli and other