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Rio 2016: I Will Give My Heart Out for Gold, Says PV Sindhu

Rio de Janeiro: Ecstatic but unruffled by burden of expectations after storming into the Olympic finals, Indian shuttler PV Sindhu on Thursday said she is in fact looking forward to end ace shooter Abhinav Bindra’s reign as the country’s sole individual Olympic gold-medallist. The two-time World Championship bronze-medallist notched up a sensational 21-19, 21-10 victory over the All England Champion from Japan in a pulsating semi-final that lasted 49 minutes….

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Xiaomi Redmi 4, Mi Note 2 Leaked in Images Ahead of Launch

HIGHLIGHTS The Mi Note 2 is seen sporting a dual-edge display It may come with a dual camera setup at the back It is expected to be roughly priced at Rs. 25,000 The Xiaomi Redmi 4 and Mi Note 2 are expected to launch within a month, but before that happens images of both the smartphones have leaked online. The photos showcase metal unibodies, fingerprint sensors, and also reveal some…

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Asus ZenFone 3, ZenFone 3 Deluxe, ZenFone 3 Ultra, ZenFone 3 Laser Launched in India

HIGHLIGHTS Asus India has launched four ZenFone 3 models in india ZenFone 3 has been launched in its 5.2-inch display model ZenFone 3 series was first unveiled in Taiwan at Computex Asus India on Wednesday launched its ZenFone 3 series in the country. The company has priced the ZenFone 3 (ZE520KL) at Rs. 21,999, the ZenFone 3 (ZE552KL) at Rs. 27,999, the ZenFone 3 Ultra (ZU680KL) at Rs. 49,999, and…

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Google Chrome tests out a more personal New Tab page

On Dev builds, it uses Google Now to guess at interesting ‘Articles for you.’ A recent change to the Chrome Dev build on Android could indicate a new feature coming to the browser soon. Android Police points out that users are seeing a Google Now-powered content list on their devices, and I was able to pull it up easily after installing the test version of the app on my device….

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World’s ‘largest aircraft’ takes off for its first flight

The world’s “largest aircraft” has embarked on its maiden flight, four days after a previous attempt was abandoned due to technical issues. The Airlander 10 — part plane, part airship — yesterday took to the skies amid cheers and applause from crowds gathered at an airfield in Cardington, central England. The successful flight comes 85 years after another airship — the ill-fated R101 — took off from the same airfield…

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Explained: Repechage rule that helped Sakshi Malik win bronze in wrestling

Sakshi had lost her quarterfinal bout but got a fresh lease of life when her Russian conqueror reached the final, allowing the Indian to compete in the repechage round. (Reuters) Sakshi Malik scripted history on Wednesday by becoming the first woman wrestler from India to bag an Olympic medal and only fourth female athlete from the country to climb to the podium at the biggest sporting event in the world…

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Salman Khan announces Rs. 1 lakh for Indian athletes at Rio Olympics

New Delhi: Bollywood actor Salman Khan on Wednesday said he would handout cheques of Rs1.01 lakhs to the Indian athletes representing the nation at Rio Olympics. The 50 year-old actor took to his twitter handle to make the announcement. “As a gesture of appreciation for our Olympic athletes, I will present each one with a cheque of Rs1, 01, 000,” Khan tweeted. He said the government has been supportive of…

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Flippy App Lets You Star in Famous Celebrity Videos

We idolise celebrities, but what if one gets a chance to feature in their famous music videos or scenes? Flippy – an app by Meograph – is aimed at doing just that. This Dubsmash-like video creating app, exclusive for iOS, lets you wear celebrity bodies as you lip sync to their songs or dialogues. You can also read the full review of Flippy here.

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Cool gadgets to gift your sister this Raksha Bandhan

1/11Cool gadgets to gift your sister this Raksha Bandhan   With Raksha Bandhan just around the corner, brothers all around the country might be thinking hard about what to gift their sisters. Not a problem, as we’re here to help. Here are 10 cool gadgets that will make perfect gifting items for sisters and make this Raksha Bandhan even more memorable for them. 2/11Smartwatches 0 Smartwatches are equipped with numerous…

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WhatsApp update brings voicemail, call back, and secret font to Android and iOS

The new features are already available on both app stores, and show up when a WhatsApp call is disconnected. Sometime after Android received the features in July for its beta app, WhatsApp for Android and iOS are both officially getting the callback and voicemail update. With WhatsApp version 2.16.229 on Android and 2.16.8 on iOS, you can now leave a voice message when a contact doesn’t pick up a call….

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Rio 2016: Sports Minister Vijay Goel quashes reports of misusing accreditation and rude entourage

Indian Chef-de-Mission Rakesh Gupta also backed Goel’s claim After being pulled up by the Rio Olympic organisers, Union Sports Minister Vijay Goel has rubbished being part of any controversy in the ongoing prestigious quadrennial event saying that he has been following all the rules and regulations and is fully committed to the spirit of the Games. Earlier, the Rio Olympic Organising Committee, in a scathing letter to India’s chef-de-mission Rakesh…

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