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For the 32-year-old comedian Ross Asdourian, nightmare became a reality about three years ago when he suffered a penile fracture while having sex with a woman in his Manhattan apartment. (Facebook Screengrab/ Ross Asdourian)

Comedian pens entire book about moment his penis broke during sex

Asdourian recently released a book about the traumatic incident called Broken Bananah: Comedy, Life, and Sex ...Without a Penis.

The country, which has a population of about 1.3 million people, suffers the highest HIV rate in the world, with 27 percent of adults infected. (Photo: PTI)

Swaziland's king renames country to eSwatini, to stop being confused with Switzerland

King Mswati III declared the name change during independence day celebrations at a packed sports stadium in the second city of Manzini.

Ali Zafar.

Pakistani actor Ali Zafar rebuffs sexual harassment allegations

The actor-singer took to Twitter and said he will take this matter through the courts of law.

The procedures of Karan Johar's wax statue have begun and it will be ready in 6 months.

Karan Johar to have his wax statue at Madame Tussauds

Karan’s talent and career goes well beyond just film making which makes him an exciting and entertaining personality.

World

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Moon (L) and Kim (R) are due to meet on Friday on the southern side of the DMZ, in what will be only the third inter-Korean summit since the 1950-53 Korean War. (Photo: AP)

North, South Korea open hotline between leaders

The line links the presidential Blue House in Seoul with the Pyongyang office of the nuclear-armed North's State Affairs Commission.

A policemen takes pictures of a demolished couchette car standing on a platform after two train carriages collided at the main railway station in Salzburg. (Photo: AFP)

More than 50 injured in train accident in Austria

Around 240 people were on board the two trains, which contain both seated and sleeping compartments.

The recovered memos also revealed that the after Trump was sworn-in as the president of the United States, he told Comey during a one-on-one dinner that he 'needed loyalty and expected loyalty.' (Photo: File)

Trump asks FBI to clarify he wasn't under investigation over Russia ties

It was revealed in memos written by former FBI Director James Comey about his interactions with the President, reported Fox News.

Business

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A high-level panel constituted by the government to work out a roadmap for 5G rollout held its third meeting.

High-level panel on 5G meets, will prepare interim reports

Aruna Sundararajan had earlier said that India wants to be a frontrunner in adopting 5G technology.

Luxury car maker Audi is expecting flat growth in the current calendar.

Audi India expects flat growth in 2018

Audi India slipped to the third position in terms of market share after gaining the number one spot in 2015.

NSE Nifty closed 1.25 points, or 0.01 per cent down at 10,564.05. Intra-day, it shuttled between 10,527.45 and 10,582.35.

Sensex ends flat; tech stocks surge

Sensex, after moving between 34,311.29 and 34,487.33, finally settled 11.71 points lower at 34,415.58.

Sports

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(Photo: BCCI)

IPL 2018, KXIP vs SRH: Hosts beat Williamson's men by 15 runs

Score after 20 overs, SRH 178-4, Shakib Al Hasan 24*, Manish Pandey 57*; Mohit Sharma (2/51), Andrew Tye (2/23), lose to KXIP by 15 runs.

Being put to bat, the defending champions posted a mammoth target of 214 for the visitors to chase riding on Rohit Sharma’s blistering knock of 94. (Photo: AFP)

IPL 2018, MI vs RCB: Mumbai pick up first win thanks to Rohit Sharma

Score after 20 overs, RCB 167-8: Kohli 92(62), Siraj 8(3); Bumrah 4-0-28-2

Shami’s wife had taken the cricket world by storm after she took to Facebook, sharing WhatsApp and Facebook Messenger photos of Shami’s alleged chats with women, and claiming that the cricketer has extra-marital affairs. (Photo: BCCI/PTI)

Mohammed Shami's brother summoned by Lalbazar police for domestic abuse

Jahan previously claimed that the Team India pacer wanted her to have physical relations with his brother.

Science

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A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket transporting the Tess satellite lifts off from launch complex 40 at the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Cape Canaveral, Fla.(Photo: AP)

NASA’s Tess spacecraft embarks on quest to find new planets

The satellite — the Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite, or Tess — will scan almost the entire sky for at least two years.

The new discovery includes planets that are not optimum to know about the lives on the other planets.

NASA may soon identify 2,400 alien planets

NASA has identified 2,400 alien planets orbiting faraway stars in different solar systems.

The photo shows medieval Saxonian, Ottoman, Danish and Byzantine coins after a medieval silver treasure had been found near Schaprode on the northern German island of Ruegen in the Baltic Sea. (Photo: AP)

Archaeologists find silver treasure on German Baltic island

It is reportedly the biggest trove of such coins in the southeastern Baltic region.

Life

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Princess Diana. (Photo: AFP)

Famed UK royal biographer says Diana would approve of Meghan

Markle and Prince Harry’s wedding in May has captivated the world’s media.

Entrepreneurs seem to be popular as partners among both men and women (Photo: AFP)

Here are occupations that increase your chances of getting a right swipe on dating apps

As for women, hairdressers, nurses and lawyers seemed to be on top of the list.

Horses throw toads to win quirky British pub championship. (Photo: Pixabay)

Horses throw toads to win quirky British pub championship

Toad is said to have originated in France hundreds of years ago.

Relationship

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Fighting over household work is known to be a major cause for divorces in the US (Photo: AFP)

Sharing household work can help couples have better sex

The study found that women who felt they had to wash more dishes were likely to be unhappy with their partner.

Nikitin Dheer

‘My dad’s the man I’d like to be’

No matter what we do all through the day, by the day’s end we need to have some time together.

Representational Image. (Photo: Pixabay)

The key to women's carnal pleasure, every time

Research discovered some shocking revelations.

Metros

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The incident happened on late Thursday night when the infant boy was with his mother. (Photo: Representational)

Mentally ill woman kills eight-month-old son in Delhi

The woman's husband was shocked to see his wife sitting with the mutilated body of their eight-month-old baby in her lap.

Similar incidents had claimed several lives in Mumbai in 2017. (Photo: Representational)

Mumbai: Man crushed to death as Gulmohar tree falls on him in Dadar

An official of the F-South ward of BMC said the tree belonged to a private society and it needed an urgent maintenance and trimming.

Mumbai Congress chief Sanjay Nirupam

Linking ration card with Aadhaar illegal: Sanjay Nirupam

Those who have been deregistered by the government are not getting their rations, he said.

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