‘Jihadi Jack’ denies joining ISIS

A British convert to Islam, dubbed “Jihadi Jack” after travelling to Syria, has denied joining the Islamic State terror group. Jack Letts told a UK news channel that he had fled his home in Oxford Read more: http://www.thehindu.com/news/international/jihadi-jack-denies-joining-isis/article8902403.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication

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These People Saw A Deer Swimming In The Middle Of The Lake. So They Rescued It.

What’s that old saying about not interfering with wild animals? “You’ve got to let nature take it’s course.” Sometimes, though, it’s just not that easy. It’s human instinct to step in and make a difference when a creature is struggling. That’s exactly what this group of friends did when they saw a baby deer struggling to stay afloat in a deep lake. Reddit user IUsuallyDoWhatIWant describes what happened: “While searching for some deep fishing holes we saw in…

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We have missed the 2020 bus, says Jaitley

Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said on Thursday that there was a need for credible politics to ensure there can be credible policies that deliver the GDP growth rates that will make India a devel Read more: http://www.thehindu.com/business/Economy/we-have-missed-the-2020-bus-says-jaitley/article8922275.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication

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These Awesome Facts About Space Will Leave You In Awe.

Space: The undiscovered country. The final frontier. The last vestige of explorers. And, yes, the setting of Star Trek. Space is the greatest mystery and, even though it literally surrounds us, it’s the one we ignore the most. When was the last time you sat around and pondered how you’re sitting on a planet in the middle of the biggest “ocean” in existence? We did some pondering for you. These…

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These Insects Aren’t Wearing Costumes. They’re Cleverly Disguised Through Evolution.

Evolution has a funny way of changing things. It can cause some strange adaptations in the biology of different organisms. In the insect world, certain creatures have adapted to their surroundings for necessity and survival. No, the insects below aren’t wearing Halloween costumes. This is science!  1.) This praying mantis is cleverly disguised as part of this flower. imgur 2.) A butterfly cleverly disguised as an owl. imgur 3.) No, this…

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Monkey menace on the rise

There has been a marked increase in the population of monkeys across the district in the last couple of years and Forest Department officials have been finding it difficult to check the problem.Pagala Read more: http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/Tiruchirapalli/monkey-menace-on-the-rise/article9014671.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication

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