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UPDATE 5-Pakistan faces political turmoil as PM Sharif ousted in wealth probe 28.7.2017 Sify Finance
* Criminal investigation ordered into Sharif, his children
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Japan to build underground repositories for radioactive waste 28.7.2017 All News-IANS Stories
The Japanese government on Friday unveiled a plan to build underground repositories for the storage of highly radioactive waste from the disaster-struck Fukushima and other nuclear power plants in the country.
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U.S. coal exports soar, in boost to Trump energy agenda, data shows 28.7.2017 TOI: Intl Business
USA-COAL/EXPORTS (REPEAT, GRAPHIC):RPT-U.S. coal exports soar, in boost to Trump energy agenda, data shows
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Three strikes for Pakistan`s political survivor Sharif 28.7.2017 Zee News : South Asia
The corruption controversy erupted with the publication last year of 11.5 million secret documents from Panamanian law firm Mossack Fonseca documenting the offshore dealings of many of the world`s rich and powerful.  
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What an artificial intelligence researcher fears about AI 28.7.2017 Business Standard: Tech World
IBM's Watson and Google's Alpha equip artificial neural networks with enormous computing power
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Toshiba reaches $2.2 bln deal over SCANA's S.Carolina nuclear project 28.7.2017 TOI: Intl Business
TOSHIBA-ACCOUNTING/WESTINGHOUSE-SCANA:Toshiba reaches $2.2 bln deal over SCANA's S.Carolina nuclear project
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In India, a name is rarely just a name 27.7.2017 Deccan Herald - Analysis
The names of India's major cities have been falling off the map. In 1995, Bombay (an Anglicisation of the Portuguese name "w") became Mumbai. In 1996, Madras became Chennai. Over the next two decades, virtually every major city in India — from Cochin (now Kochi) to Bangalore (now Bengaluru) to Calcutta (now Kolkata) — was renamed. Some of the changes, as in the case of Trivandrum (Thiruvananthapuram as of 1991) were meaningful and represented a return to an older name that British rule had mangled. Others, as in the case of Calcutta, were as bizarre as the French decreeing that everyone must now refer to Paris as "Paree." Names in India are rarely just names. Jawaharlal Nehru, the first prime minister, described India as a country where "one under the other, are written many facts, ideas and dreams, without any of them completely covering that which is below." The different layers of history — British, Muslim, Hindu — do not sit easily one on top of the other. In each period, ...
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Country without a PM 27.7.2017 Hindu: Lead
Nawaz Sharif is a distracted leader; the Supreme Court’s next step will determine if he’s seen to be victim or culprit
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German nuclear plant outages 27.7.2017 TOI: Intl Business
GERMANY-NUCLEAR/TABLE (TABLE):TABLE-German nuclear plant outages
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Japan's main opposition party chief steps down 27.7.2017 Zee News : World
The Japan-born Renho apologised at the time, but issues surrounding her former Taiwan status deriving from her father's origins on the island, a former Japanese colony, refused to go away.  
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Japanese companies plan hydrogen supply chain project 27.7.2017 TOI: Intl Business
JAPAN-HYDROGEN/:Japanese companies plan hydrogen supply chain project
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Dr Abdul Kalam: 5 interesting facts about the People`s President 27.7.2017 Zee News : India National
Today is the second death anniversary of former President of India Dr APJ Abdul Kalam. 
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How India and China have come to the brink over a remote mountain pass 27.7.2017 All Current Affairs Stories
Standoff began last month when Bhutan, Indian ally, discovered Chinese workers trying to extend road
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Fast Breeder Reactors 27.7.2017 New Kerala: India News
New Delhi, July 26: Indira Gandhi Centre for Atomic Research (IGCAR) has been carrying out a comprehensive R and D on sodium cooled fast breeder reactor technology for the past 30 years. A test reactor, called Fast Breeder Test Reactors (FBTR), is in operation from 1985 onwards which has provided valuable feedback. Based on this experience and also taking into account the international experience, design of a 500MWe Prototype Fast Breeder Reactor (PFBR) has been done. The design has been peer reviewed by international design agencies. With respect to manufacturing, an elaborate manufacturing technology development program was undertaken which helped in identifying the major industries towards demonstration of indigenous capability. Currently, all the components and equipments, especially the oversized heavy components have been successfully manufactured by Indian industries and erected in PFBR project. By following the above approach, India has mastered the design and manufacturing of sodium cooled ...
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Food and Seed Irradiations 27.7.2017 New Kerala: Business India
New Delhi, July 26: The use of radiation in agriculture has resulted in developing improved varieties of seeds resulting in increase in the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) of the country. Bhabha Atomic Research Centre (BARC) is actively working in this area. Using radiation induced mutagenesis along with cross breeding, BARC has developed several varieties of oilseeds, pulses, rice and jute, which have been released and notified for commercial cultivation across the country.
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EU threatens Poland's voting rights over court reforms 27.7.2017 Zee News : World
The EU warned Poland on Wednesday it would suspend its voting rights in the bloc if it pushes ahead with controversial judicial reforms, sparking accusations of "blackmail" from a furious Warsaw.
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N-plant row: CPI(M) leaders arrested 27.7.2017 Hindu: National
Twenty leaders of the CPI(M), including Bhaviri Krishnamurthy, D. Govinda Rao, P. Tejeswara Rao, and Ch. Ammannaidu, were arrested on Wednesday when they went to the Ranasthalam tahsildar office to re...
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Nuclear plant: 473 acres handed over to NPCIL 27.7.2017 Hindu: National
Remaining 1,500 acres to be given in three months
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Innovative eco-system stressed 26.7.2017 Hindu: Cities
Anil Kakodkar, former chairman of the Atomic Energy Commission, has said India should evolve and nurture an innovative eco-system and respond to technology demands.Addressing the 70th anniversary of t...
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New bomber will complete China's nuclear Triad 26.7.2017 New Kerala: World News
Hong Kong [China]July 26 : The People's Liberation Army Air Force (PLAAF) has traditionally been a defensive military force designed to protect Chinese airspace and territory.
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