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    Demonetisation was most significant moment on Twitter in 2016

    New Delhi, Dec 6 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi's demonetisation move on November 8 was the most significant moment on Twitter in 2016. The social network recorded 650,000 tweets in 24 hours following the announcement and millions more tweets in the following weeks, the company announced on

  • ANI

    Germany eye hat-trick at Junior Hockey WC 2016

    Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Dec. 5 (ANI): Two-time consecutive winners of the Junior World Cup (2009 and 2013), the German national squad descended yesterday to Lucknow hoping to bag a hat-trick of titles. For the record, Germany has won the Junior World Cup six times in the past making them the

  • IANS India Private Limited

    IAAF Special Congress passes president Coe's reforms

    Monaco, Dec 4 (IANS) A Special Congress of the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) has overwhelmingly adopted a reform package drawn up by President Sebastian Coe. Some 197 of 213 member-federations were present for the vote, which resulted in 182 for, 10 against and five invalid

  • Brazil's Temer keeps low profile at wake for soccer team

    Brazil's Temer keeps low profile at wake for soccer team

    President Michel Temer came to mourn Brazil's tragic heroes, a rural soccer team that beat the odds and was then wiped out in a plane crash. Temer, who assumed the presidency after the controversial impeachment of his predecessor earlier this year, has made only limited public appearances since