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Kaji, whose real name is Ryan Guan, was already the video platform's highest earner in 2018, with USD 22 million, according to Forbes. (Photo: Twitter)

This 8-yr-old is highest paid YouTuber, earns USD 26 million in year

His channel "Ryan's World," launched in 2015 by Ryan's parents, is only three years old but already has 22.9 million subscribers.

"Today I'm very happy that I have completed my high school. My daughter is doing masters so that also motivated me to complete my education,” he added. (Photo: ANI)

79-year-old retired CRPF Subedar-major passes high school exam in U'khand

Stressing on the need for knowledge, Ram said everyone should complete their education to be successful in life.

"We can't just continue living as if there was no tomorrow, because there is a tomorrow. That is all we are saying," Thunberg told the magazine. (Photo: Screengrab)

Great Thunberg, teen climate activist, named TIME magazine's 'Person of the Year'

The 16-year-old first hit the headlines for her solo strike against global warming outside Sweden's parliament last year.

Restaurants in Saudi Arabia will no longer need to maintain entrances segregated by sex, the authorities said on Sunday, further eroding some of the world’s strictest social rules as sweeping reforms take hold. (Photo: File)

Saudi Arabia ends gender-segregated entrances for restaurants as part of sweeping reforms

Segregation has quietly eased over past year or so, as eateries, cafes, conference centres and concert halls stopped strictly enforcing it.

World

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Wednesday's downing of Ukraine International Airlines flight 752, which killed all 176 people aboard, has created a new crisis for the Islamic Republic's clerical rulers. (Photo: Screengrab | Twitter)

Iran takes man who posted video of missile striking Ukraine plane into custody

President Hassan Rouhani promised a thorough investigation into the 'unforgivable error' in an address on Tuesday.

The 63-year-old Giammattei won the presidency on his fourth attempt in August for Vamos, a party founded in 2017 by politicians, businessmen and military officers on promises of battling poverty and providing better opportunities. (Photo: Twitter)

Guatemala swears in conservative Giammattei as President

The ceremony came after a five-hour delay and boisterous protests against ex-President Jimmy Morales.

A handout picture of Iran’s Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei with President Hassan Rouhani and newly-appointed commander of the Quds Force of the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps Esmail Qaani (right) during a mourning ceremony for slain Gen. Qasem Soleimani, in Tehran on Thursday. (Photo: AFP)

US is ready for serious talks with Iran

Missile strike was start of series of attacks across region: Iranian commander.

Business

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Plaintiffs suing over the drug have said Johnson & Johnson concealed the link between Risperdal and excessive growth of female breast tissue in boys, known as gynecomastia.

Judge slashes USD 8 bn Risperdal award against J&J to USD 6.8 mn

Johnson & Johnson said in October it faced lawsuits by 13,600 people over Risperdal.

The court’s rejection on Thursday of petitions by Vodafone Idea, Bharti Airtel and the now-defunct Tata Teleservices is likely to add to the financial woes of India’s telecoms sector. (Photo: PTI)

SC rejects plea for relief on USD 13 billion telco levy; Vodafone tumbles

Shares in Vodafone Idea tumbled as much as 40 pc to a 2-month low on Friday, wiping out nearly USD 1 bn in market capitalisation.

The country's reserve position with the IMF also declined by USD 5 million to USD 3.697 billion, the data showed.

Forex reserves rise by USD 58 mn to record high of USD 461.21 bn

FCA decreased by USD 367 million to USD 427.582 billion, the RBI data released on Friday showed.

Sports

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Amin Rozani in action.

Royal flush at 10th Poker championship

For Amin Rozani, Co-founder and Managing Director of the Spartan Poker, the IPC is close to heart.

 Mahendra Singh Dhoni

BCCI treating Dhoni shabbily?

Former Indian skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni’s omission from the central contract list of players has left many wondering.

Shikhar Dhawan

A kangaroo challenge for India

The availability of a bottle of clean water had helped the Aussie cricketers take on India better, a process that began in 1987 with the Reliance Cup.

Science

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Earlier neurologists had already believed that language abilities are directly influenced by various brain diseases. (Photo: ANI)

Brain diseases influence speaking ability, study shows

Patients with language impairment due to Dementia have shown signs of reading and speech inefficiency, according to recent research.

According to Fox News, NPR reported that a 1.5-million-acre mega-fire kicked off by the merging of two bushfires in southeast Australia. (Photo: Screenshot)

One billion animals killed or imperilled by Australian fires, says expert

As per new estimates by University of Sydney, over one billion animals may have lost their lives or put in peril by the ongoing fires there.

The wave structure is the largest ever seen in the galaxy and is made up of interconnected stellar nurseries.

Map of Milky Way Galaxy reveals presence of stellar nurseries wave

The newly developed three-dimensional map shows Earth's galactic neighborhood in a new light & is opening the door to some major discoveries

Life

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Let your conversation be about events or things not too personal; a bit of mystique works for you even as your eyes hint at intimacy.

The Mating Game

Subtle is the word when it comes to 'that special evening'. Here are some ways to ensure that your evening goes smooth.

Kriti Kharbanda in an oufit by Prreeti Jaiin Nainutia

Ultra shorts for high fashion

Dressing short and sexy appears to be the hot new mantra for our stars.

A still from the film Bunker

Warring inside and out

Jugal Raja’s debut film Bunker addresses mental health in the Indian Armed forces and pays tribute to Mani Ratnam.

Relationship

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Women while taking a bath should separate the vaginal lips and clean the clitoris, the urinary opening and the vaginal opening with soap and water. (Representative Image)

Hygiene in sex

A woman's vaginal fluids are usually odourless.

Keep the playfulness intact and feel free to experiment with your sex life. (Photo: Representational/Pexels)

Tips for good sex as you grow old

Why let age douse your fiery affair?

Mothers and fathers use slightly different tactics when engaging in these destructive behaviours. (Photo: Representational/Pixabay)

Parental alienation can lead to stressed family dynamics

Families can be torn apart due to parental alienation: Study.

Metros

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Area cleared off mangroves.

Greens allege over 5,000 mangroves destroyed destroyed in Uran

Environmental groups and local fishermen from Uran on Friday wrote to the mangrove committee about the matter.

Jalees Ansari

‘Missing’ blast convict detained from Kanpur

Ansari was part of 50 terror plots that unfolded in India.

Nishikant More

HC refuses interim relief to molestation accused DIG

The HC has directed the police to bring a video panchnama at next hearing.

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