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Madrid, Nov 27 : Atletico Madrid secured their place in the last 16 of the Champions League, thanks to a 4-0 win at home against Olympiacos at the Vicente Calderon Stadium here.
Islamabad, Nov 27 : Former interior minister and Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) leader Rehman Malik claimed he has evidence about the presence of the Islamic State (IS) militant group in Pakistan.
Beijing, Nov 27 : At least 11 people were killed in a coal mine explosion in China's Guizhou province Thursday, media reported.
Berlin, Nov 27 : AS Monaco needed just one shot on target to beat Bayer Leverkusen 1-0 in an UEFA Champions League Group C match.
Belo Horizonte, Nov 27 : Atletico Mineiro clinched their first Copa do Brasil title by defeating local rivals Cruziero 3-0 on aggregate in the two-legged final.
Kathmandu, Nov 27 : Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi flew in an Indian Air Force chopper to the Dhulikhel resort to join other South Asian leaders at the retreat there Thursday, the concluding day of the two-day Saarc Summit.
New York, Nov 27 : Spams spread faster and to more people when it is sent out of hacked or compromised email accounts, research shows.
New York, Nov 27 : The town of Ferguson in the US state of Missouri is trying to get back to normal after two nights of disturbances and rioting following the decision by a grand jury not to indict a white police officer for shooting Michael Brown, an unarmed black teenager, to death.
Washington, Nov 27 : An experimental vaccine to prevent Ebola virus disease has been found to be well-tolerated and produced immune system responses in all 20 healthy adults who received it in a Phase 1 clinical trial, researchers report.
Sydney, Nov 27 : Australian batsman Phillip Hughes who was struck on the head by a cricket ball died in hospital, Cricket Australia (CA) said Thursday.
Washington, Nov 27 : In a pioneering feat, researchers from Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and University of Colorado in Boulder have discovered an invisible shield some 11,000 kms above Earth that works against the harmful radiation belt.
Berlin, Nov 27 : German Chancellor Angela Merkel's Grand coalition has agreed to introduce a quota for women in senior corporate positions.
Tokyo, Nov 27 : A young Japanese man is suing an all-female public university for gender discrimination after being denied admission, according to a media reports.
Miami, Nov 27 : The grand jury decision not to indict the white police officer who fatally shot unarmed black teenager Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri, spotlights "an alarming pattern of law enforcement use of excessive force against people of colour", the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) of Florida has said.
Geneva, Nov 27 : Real Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti has called Real Madrid's 15th straight victory "a great achievement" and said he expected Basel to advance in the Champions League.
Caracas, Nov 27 : A total of 41 alleged criminals fled Wednesday morning from a jail in the central Venezuelan city of Los Teques in Miranda state.
London, Nov 27 : Actress Angelina Jolie, who has been considering buying property in Britain, says the proposed 'mansion tax' could prevent her from doing so.
Abuja, Nov 27 : The All Progressives Congress(APC), Nigeria's main opposition party, Wednesday criticised the government for its move to devalue the country's currency naira.
Sydney, Nov 27 : Actress Angelina Jolie was spotted smoking a cigarette on a hotel balcony here reportedly after she and her husband Brad Pitt engaged in a heated argument.
London, Nov 27 : Supermodel Kate Moss is planning to spice up her look by adding more colourful metallics and shimmer to her beauty regime to give her skin a festive glow.
London, Nov 27 : Britain has deployed Royal Navy helicopters to deliver materials to northern Sierra Leone as the part of its ongoing efforts to tackle Ebola, the British Department for International Development (DFID) said Wednesday.
Madrid, Nov 27 : Spanish Health Minister Ana Mato resigned Wednesday after a judge concluded she had benefited economically from a corruption scandal.
Los Angeles, Nov 27 : Actor Benedict Cumberbatch doesn't want his fans to be called as 'Cumberbitches'. He wants a different name for them.
Los Angeles, Nov 27 : Filmmaker Ridley Scott terribly misses his younger brother Tony Scott, who committed suicide in August 2012.
London, Nov 27 : A couple in Britain has been arrested on suspicion of Syria-related "terrorism offences", police said Wednesday.
Moscow, Nov 27 : Russian President Vladimir Putin said Wednesday Russia is not a threat to any other countries, vowing that Russia will stay out of any geopolitical conflict.
United Nations, Nov 27 : The UN Security Council Wednesday strongly condemned the escalation in violence in Libya, urging constructive efforts to resume an inclusive political process to address the security challenges facing the country.
Athens, Nov 27 : An Albanian national was arrested Wednesday for the shooting inside a nightclub in Greece Saturday, which resulted in 15 injuries.
Los Angeles, Nov 27 : Singer Taylor Swift credits her life's biggest mistakes have led to her "greatest career triumphs".
London, Nov 27 : Two brothers from London have become the first Britons to be jailed for attending terrorist training in Syria, London's Metropolitan Police said Wednesday.
Los Angeles, Nov 27 : Actress Nicole Kidman already has four children, and she'd love to have four more.
Washington, Nov 26 : US President Barack Obama will host King Abdullah II of Jordan at the White House Dec 5 to discuss issues of the Middle East, the White House said Wednesday.
Kathmandu, Nov 26 : Pakistan Wednesday played spoilsport by blocking three major Saarc connectivity projects initiated by India, even as Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi conspicuously avoided meeting his Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif while he met five other South Asian leaders here.
Kiev, Nov 26 : Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko Wednesday appreciated support and help of NATO and the US in dealing with the conflicts with independence-seeking insurgents in eastern Ukraine, Xinhua reported.
Amman, Nov 26 : Jordan and Japan Wednesday signed a 20-million dollar grant agreement to support water projects in the Kingdom, state media here reported.
Berlin, Nov 26 : German Chancellor Angela Merkel Wednesday said the way out of the European debt crisis is long and far from easy.
Jakarta, Nov 26 : An earthquake measuring 6.8 on the Richter scale jolted eastern parts of Indonesia Wednesday, but no tsunami warning was issued, the Meteorology and Geophysics Agency said.
Beijing, Nov 26 : Two people were confirmed dead after a coach, overturned on an expressway in China's Gansu province Wednesday night, rescuers said.
Pretoria, Nov 26 : South African President Jacob Zuma Wednesday said visiting Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas has reiterated the commitment to a two-state solution for peace with Israel, Xinhua reported.
Hong Kong, Nov 26 : At least 116 pro-democracy protesters, including several of the movement's leaders, were arrested Wednesday after police cleared one of the three main downtown demonstration sites in Hong Kong.
Baghdad, Nov 26 : Islamic State (IS) militants have begun transporting dozens of their Iraqi prisoners from Iraq to Syria, fearing that an attack by Iraqi troops on its northern stronghold of Mosul may be imminent, an Iraqi official said Wednesday even as the Sunni radical group lost 43 of its members in clashes with Peshmerga Kurdish troops near the strategic Mosul Dam.
Washington, Nov 26 : A new app will now come to its users' aid if they get locked out of their own homes.
London, Nov 26 : Kourtney Kardashian may be on the verge of a breakup with her boyfriend Scott Disick as she reportedly "walked out" on him.
Washington, Nov 26 : In a new study, scientists have found that it is the specific trio of cells that causes breast cancer to spread.
London, Nov 26 : According to a United Nations report, global population on the internet has crossed a three billion mark.
Washington, Nov 26 : John Legend has confessed that he didn't feel like he met the woman of his life, when he met his now wife, Chrissy Teigen, 7 years back.
Washington, Nov 26 : In a new study, scientists have provided new insight to understand how memory loss is inherited.
Washington, Nov 26 : A new research has revealed that problem gambling and personality disorders often go hand in hand.
Washington, Nov 26 : Kendra Wilkinson has revealed that when she moved into Hugh Hefner's Playboy Mansion at the age of 18, she didn't know sex was involved.
Washington, Nov 26 : Turkey, which popularly makes the festive thanksgiving meal, is not only good in taste, but can also save your life, says a new study.
Washington, Nov 26 : Google faces the risk of losing its spot as the default search provider for Apple's Safari browser next year, a report said.
Washington, Nov 26 : Victoria's Secret has launched a new bra, which comes with a built in heart rate monitor.
Sanaa, Nov 26 : At least four gunmen belonging to the Sunni Al Ahmar tribe and one member of the Shia Houthi militia were killed Wednesday in clashes that broke out in Yemen's capital, Sanaa, according to a police source.
London, Nov 26 : Former Bangladesh minister Abdul Latif Siddique has been arrested over remarks criticising the annual Hajj pilgrimage made by Muslims to Mecca.
Baghdad, Nov 26 : Iraqi security forces Wednesday broke the Islamic State (IS) Sunni radical group's months-long siege of a town in Iraq's eastern province of Diyala, provincial and security sources said.
Washington, Nov 26 : An Indian-origin student in the US took photos of a bear while hiking in a US preserve before it mauled him to death, media reported.
Sydney, Nov 26 : The case of an Indian woman's killing by her jilted NRI husband is being heard in Australia and the police report indicates that the incident was so well-planned that it could be viewed as nothing but a premeditated act.
Kathmandu, Nov 26 : A senior Chinese official said here Wednesday that the country will continue to deepen its ties with South Asian countries and outlined extensive policies to engage in trade liberalisation and development.
Washington, Nov 26 : Eva Mendes recently gushed about her newborn with Ryan Gosling, Esmeralda Amada Gosling, for the first time after her birth and joked that motherhood is like a cake compared to what it's like to be a baby.
Mosul (Iraq), Nov 26 : At least 43 members of the Islamic State (IS) Sunni radical group were killed in clashes with Peshmerga Kurdish troops near the strategic Mosul Dam near the northern Iraqi city by that name, a Kurdish leader said Wednesday.