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London, Oct 25 (ANI): Google vice-president, Alan Eustace has reportedly broken the world record for high altitude parachute jump set in 2012 by Austrian Felix Baumgartner, by jumping from near the top of the stratosphere at an altitude of 135,890 feet.
Washington, Oct 25 (ANI): The World Health Organization (WHO) has said that millions of doses of an experimental Ebola vaccine will be made available by next year- the trial for which is expected to begin in selected countries of West Africa this December.
J.K. Rowling to release short story from 'Harry Potter' universe Oct 25, 11:18 am
Washington, Oct 25 (ANI): J.K. Rowling gives fans yet another medium to stay in the Harry Potter universe as she is now planning to release short story based on the magical world.
Murray beats Anderson at Valencia Open to boost hopes of qualifying for World Tour Finals Oct 25, 9:56 am
London, Oct 25 (ANI): British number one Andy Murray recorded a hard-fought win over Kevin Anderson at the Valencia Open to boost his hopes of qualifying for the ATP World Tour Finals.
London, Oct 25 (ANI): Spanish tennis ace Rafael Nadal has confirmed that he would not play again this season as he would undergo appendix surgery next month and would therefore miss next month's ATP World Tour Finals in London.
PM Modi conveys greetings on United Nations Day Oct 24, 4:40 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 24 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi has conveyed his greetings on the occasion of United Nations Day.
Harsh Vardhan offers cooperation to Pak to end polio Oct 24, 2:30 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 24 (ANI): Union Health Minister Dr. Harsh Vardhan has offered Pakistan full cooperation in helping eradicate polio from that country.
Karachi, Oct 24 (ANI): Pakistan's legendary batsman Zaheer Abbas has said that Younis Khan deserved a definite spot in next year's World Cup squad to prove his mark, after the former captain thrilled him with his performance in the first Test match against Australia.
Brazilian footballers told not to wear 'hats, earrings or flip-flops' while playing under coach Dunga Oct 24, 1:27 pm
Johannesburg, Oct 24 (ANI): Brazil national football team players have been told not to wear hats, earrings or flip-flops while playing for their country under coach Dunga.
IS world's wealthiest terror group: Top US official Oct 24, 1:14 pm
Johannesburg, Oct 24 (ANI): A top United States administration official has termed the Islamic State (IS) world's wealthiest terror group that generates tens of millions of dollars a month from "deep and diverse" sources that include, black market oil sales, ransoms and extortion.
World's first 'dead heart' transplant successfully carried out in game changing surgery Oct 24, 1:14 pm
Melbourne, Oct 24 (ANI): Scientists have made a dead heart beat again and successfully transplanted it in world's first ever game changing surgery.
Serena, Venus receive written apology from Russian tennis fed boss over 'Williams brothers' jibe Oct 24, 12:06 pm
Johannesburg, Oct 24 (ANI): World number one Serena Williams has said that she and her sister Venus have received a written apology from Russian Tennis Federation's president after he caused a storm by making sexist, racist and bullying comments about them and calling them the 'Williams brothers'.
Washington, Oct 24 (ANI): Scientists have revealed some novel insight into the leading cause of maternal and infant death worldwide, preeclampsia, that could lead to the development of new therapeutic treatments.
PM Modi greets President Mukherjee on Diwali Oct 23, 3:27 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 23 (ANI): Extending Diwali greetings to President Pranab Mukherjee from Siachen, the world's highest battleground, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday called it one of the most unique greetings to be received by the former.
PM Modi extends Diwali greetings from Siachen Oct 23, 2:21 pm
Siachen (Jammu and Kashmir), Oct. 23 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday extended the nation Diwali greetings from Siachen, the world highest battleground, as he interacted with the troops stationed here.
Kasabian grabs top spot at 2014 Q Awards Oct 23, 1:46 pm
Washington, Oct 23 (ANI): Leicester rock band Kasabian have claimed the top position for best live act and best act in the world, beating Kate Bush at the Q Awards held in London recently.
Serena Williams suffers 'worst' loss in 16 years at WTA Finals Oct 23, 12:41 pm
London, Oct 23 (ANI): World number one Serena Williams suffered her "worst" loss in 16 years as she was beaten 6-0 6-2 by Simona Halep at the Women's Tennis Association (WTA) Finals in Singapore.
Djokovic welcomes baby boy Stefan with wife Jelena Oct 23, 12:02 pm
Johannesburg, Oct 23 (ANI): The World's number one tennis player, Novak Djokovic, is now also the proud father of a baby boy after his wife, Jelena, gave birth to their first child on Tuesday in France.
PM Modi leaves for Siachen on Diwali Oct 23, 9:35 am
New Delhi, Oct.23 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi has left for the Siachen Glacier on Thursday morning to mark the auspicious occasion of Diwali with the soldiers posted at the world's highest battlefield in Jammu and Kashmir.
Grounding of Sukhoi aircraft by IAF a 'normal occurrence', says former wing commander Oct 22, 5:08 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 22 (ANI): Retired Wing Commander Praful Bakshi on Wednesday termed the grounding of the Sukhoi-30 fleet by the Indian Air Force (IAF) as a normal occurrence, adding that such action is taken by air forces across the world.
Wellington, Oct 22 (ANI): South African batsman J.P. Duminy has said that New Zealand fielding remains the benchmark in world cricket despite his side beating the hosts in the first ODI at Mt. Maunganui.
Johannesburg, Oct 22 (ANI): Former world number one Caroline Wozniacki reportedly dented Maria Sharapova's hopes of overtaking Serena Williams in the world rankings after she stunned the Russian in a marathon three-setter WTA Finals on Tuesday.
Chennai named 9th best cosmopolitan city in the world Oct 22, 2:29 pm
Washington, Oct 22 (ANI): Chennai has been named the 9th best city in the list of 2015's top 10 cosmopolitan cities in the world.
Circuits for signals at 140 GHz makes world record Oct 22, 1:53 pm
Washington, Oct 22 (ANI): A Swedish research team have made a world record by creating a new type of microwave circuit for fewer cords, smaller antennas and quicker video transmission.
Washington, Oct 22 (ANI): Piers Morgan has slammed Monica Lewinsky for saying that she was "Patient Zero," as in, the first person to have her reputation completely destroyed worldwide via the Internet.
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