India carries out 'surgical strikes' across LoC, 38 militants killed
In a sharp change of India's stand on the rules of engagement on the Line of Control, Indian commandos entered up to three kilometres across the LoC to conduct 'surgical strikes' which left 38 alleged militants and two Pakistani soldiers dead
US Congress overrides Obama veto on suing Saudi over 9/11
Both the House and the Senate voted overwhelmingly to override President Barak Obama's veto of legislation that would allow 9/11 victims' families to sue the Saudi Arabian government over its alleged support for the terrorists who carried out the attacks
Wells Fargo chief forfeits $41-mn equity, bonus, over fake accounts scandal
Apart from forfeiting his bonus and unvested equity, Wells Fargo chairman and CEO John Stumpf will not take his salary during an independent board investigation over the bank's fake-accounts scandal
Smartphone pioneer BlackBerry to no longer make handsets
BlackBerry Ltd, which once captured the devotion of the world's business and political elite with its devices, has announced that it will stop designing and manufacturing the handsets that were the foundation of its reputation for security and mobility
China is India's primary security challenge: UK think-tank
While India's ''primary security challenge'' is the terrorism from Pakistan, an annual strategic survey by an influential London-based think-tank says the major security threat to India emanates from China
Dental fillings raise levels of mercury in the body, UGA study says
Assistant professor Xiaozhong (John) Yu and scientist Lei Yin, both from the University of Georgia's College of Public Health, conducted research that shows dental amalgam can contribute to prolonged mercury levels in the body
 
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