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India must avoid the partisan pitfalls in Bangladesh, keep options open

From: Buisness-standard By Bharat Bhushan Recommended by: business-standard By playing a partisan role in the domestic politics of Bangladesh, India could well be making the same mistake as in Nepal and Sri Lanka. The summary
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'Solo' puts to rest one of the oldest Star Wars fan debates

If you haven't seen Solo: A Star Wars Story yet, go no further. Spoilers ahead. "It's the ship that made the Kessel Run in less than 12 parsecs." Han Solo's boast from the original Star Wars has been analyzed and picked apart endlessly by fans over
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This 'blockchain-based state' is the disaster love child of Ayn Rand's ghost and pain

There are a lot of sketchy ideas and publicity stunts pushed at the annual Consensus blockchain conference in New York City, but hot damn this "blockchain-based state" has truly managed to set the bar.  It's called Decenturion, and, if its
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Little kid ruins marriage proposal: 'I'm gonna pee outside."

This is probably the most disturbing, albeit still successful, proposal video I've ever seen. It starts off as your average, nice marriage proposal video, with the now-engaged couple's son in the background to be a part of the moment. And then
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Someone paid nearly $30,000 for this chilling 'Jack the Ripper' postcard

"I hope you liked the half of kidney." A postcard signed by someone claiming to be one of Britain's most brutal and infamous serial killers, Jack the Ripper, has gone under the hammer. SEE ALSO: Suspected serial killer caught after relative shares
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No, I don't want to have long conversations with Alexa

Amazon's Alexa is great for many things. I love walking through my door saying "Alexa, turn on all lights." I like asking Alexa for the weather and telling it to play music. I really appreciate how Amazon is constantly improving its capabilities
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Kanye's new political rap wants to 'let the people talk.' Here's what they're saying.

Oh, did you think Kanye West was done grabbing attention for the week? Pfffttt. Following the release of his new song "Lift Yourself," which may or may not have just been one big troll on poop-scooping, Kanye dropped "Ye Vs. The People." The track
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6 of the best subscription boxes for fitness junkies

Jersey Shore is back after six years, which means we're in for a lot more "Gym, Tan, Laundry."  Fitness junkies know how important having a workout routine is, but daily responsibilities and hectic schedules are constantly getting in the way of
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Valentine's Day gifts that prove being single is way better than being coupled

Heads up: All products featured here are selected by Mashable's commerce team and meet our rigorous standards for awesomeness. If you buy something, Mashable may earn an affiliate commission. Valentine's Day is a day of love — and it's not
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Tensions run high in Nepal over naming of provincial capitals

From: Hindustan Times Recommended by: Hindustan times Fixing the provincial capitals is essential for administering the oath of office and secrecy to the newly elected lawmakers and chief ministers in the new provinces.Minor clashes