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White House confirms Trump’s participation at ‘Howdy Modi’, PM terms it special gesture

New Delhi/Washington: With the White House officially confirming President Donald Trump’s participation at the ‘Howdy Modi’ event in Houston being organized by the Indian diaspora on September 22, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday termed the move a “special gesture”. Modi said that Trump’s attendance at the event highlighted the strength of ties between the […]

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Osama’s son killed in US operation in Afghan-Pak region, confirms Trump

Washington: US President Donald Trump on Friday confirmed that Hamza bin Laden, the son of Osama bin Laden and a high-ranking Al Qaeda member, was killed in a US counter-terrorism operation in the Afghanistan-Pakistan region. Though the news was reported a few weeks back, this is the first official acknowledgment of the information. Hamza bin […]

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Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey’s account hacked, hackers post flurry of rogue tweets

San Francisco: Hackers on Saturday broke into Twitter Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Jack Dorsey’s account and posted a flurry of rogue tweets, including racial slurs. The micro-blogging platform later said that it secured Dorsey’s account which became victim of ‘SIM swapping’ or ‘SIM jacking’ where a mobile number is transferred to a new SIM card. By […]