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A video of a baby enjoying the balloons tied to his limbs is widely shared on social media. The air-filled balloons are tied to his hands and legs. The baby is seen making quick moves and trying to catch the balloons flying above him. His adorable expressions and laugh are winning the hearts of netizens. The video is watched by 20 million users on Facebook.
According to reports, a cargo plane taking off from Yakutsk in Siberia left gold bars scattered along the runway as the cargo door was damaged when the flight gathered height. Authorities recovered 172 gold bars weighing 3.4 tons, say reports. Images show the precious metals scattered all along the runway. However, no one was reportedly injured in the incident which took place on Thursday.
It's -21C in Yakutia, sunny, we expect showers of diamond, platinum and gold... Plane loses its $368 million cargo; gems and precious metals rain over Russia’s coldest region as police and secret services stage emergency search https://t.co/NsUeOWxZf5 pic.twitter.com/8OXd6Al9is— The Siberian Times (@siberian_times) March 15, 2018
A CCTV footage shows a young boy urinating in the elevator and experiencing a backlash for what he did. The video shows the boy peeing on the push buttons of the elevator. Then he is seen unzipping his pants and waiting for the doors to open to make an exit. However, the push buttons and elevator lights flicker leaving the boy in panic. The incident occurred in southwest China's Chongqing city, where the boy was eventually rescued.
Facebook co-founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg reportedly revealed that he gave the blue colour theme to Facebook after he realised that he was colour-blind. Reports say, Zuckerberg suffers from red-green colour blindness and as a result of which he sees the colour blue more easily. In an interview, Zuckerberg said, "Blue is the richest colour for me, I can see all of blue."
Motorola on Monday launched Moto X4 with 5.2-inch LTS IPS Full HD display in India. The phone with the pixel density of 424ppi will come with features such as 6GB RAM, dual camera (12MP+8MP) on the rear, 16 MP selfie camera, 3,000mAh battery, Colour Correlated Temperature, Phase Detection Auto Focus and more. The price range of the new smartphone is between Rs 20,999 and Rs 24,999. Flipkart is also offering special deals.
According to a report submitted by Swiggy, Chicken biryani is the most ordered food by Indians in 2017. While idly, vada, dosa, etc, still remain the most preferred food for breakfast for Indians, pizza did not make it to the top 5 list. However, people searched for pizzas more on the food delivery app.
Might come across as trivial, but a Chennai-based mental health centre Mind Zone, reportedly offers help for those suffering from Whatsapp and Facebook addiction! A picture of the centre's advertisement has reportedly gone viral on social media and earned a few guffaws!
A man was slapped with a fine of Rs. 7,600 in Canada by the police as he was singing while driving. According to reports, the man said that he was shocked and upset by the move of the police as they stopped his car and fined him.
Former India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni has shared a video on his social media account with his daughter Ziva, in which both of them are seen trying to eat ladoo. Dhoni may be quite active on social media, but his video of this and Ziva is becoming quite viralDhoni captures the gram flour in the video by holding his hand in his mouth, after which his daughter tries to eat it. After this, both of them consume one byte. More than a thousand people have retweeted this video.
Video link: https://www.instagram.com/p/BaQiyNWHLr4/
Attack on besan ka laddoo https://t.co/Dr30MkRRbX— Mahendra Singh Dhoni (@msdhoni) October 15, 2017
Popular American rapper Wiz Khalifa will be visiting Goa in the month of December to perform for the first time in India at the Time Out music festival. According to media reports. Wiz said that he is excited to hear Indian music and taste Indian food. He also mentioned that he would like to meet Bollywood stars. Reportedly, along with him American singer and songwriter Jason Derulo and DJ Martin Garrix will perform at the music festival.
Apple has reportedly decided to join hands with A.R. Rahman by setting up two Mac music labs in KM Music Conservatory. According to media reports, these Mac labs will teach students how to use Apple's professional music creation app - Logic Pro X. Apple will also be providing full scholarships for 10 students from underprivileged background. The KMMC will have Mac labs in Chennai and the upcoming music school in Mumbai. A.R. Rahman also said that he is a loyal user of Logic Pro and is excited to be on this journey with Apple.
According to reports, HBO’s hit fantasy series Game of Thrones stars Kit Harington and Rose Leslie are set to marry as the couple have reportedly announced their engagement in the Times newspaper on Wednesday. Harington and Leslie played onscreen lovers in the show - Jon Snow, the bastard and Ygritte, the wildling.
In China’s Liaoning Province, a video footage, which shows a woman refusing to pay her restaurant bill and assaulting a waiter, is going viral on social media. However, the unidentified woman literally shows her stripes when she shared her reason for skipping the check by shouting, “I wear Adidas!”. The woman reportedly left the place without paying after having a minor altercation with the restaurant employees.
Indian cricket team captain Virat Kohli and his girlfriend, Bollywood actor, Anushka Sharma are reportedly planning to open a restaurant soon. According to the reports, the duo has made some real estate investments together and bought space in Mumbai and New Delhi to open the restaurant.
Cartoon Network has introduced Bliss, a fourth girl in the trio, in the reboot of the famous cartoon series 'The Powerpuff Girls'. Bliss is the long-lost older sister of 'The Powerpuff Girls' original trio, which features the characters Blossom, Bubbles, and Buttercup. She has made her debut appearance in the five-part movie event titled 'The Powerpuff Girls: The Power of Four'.
Actor Sanjay Dutt has reportedly revealed that he was in three relationships simultaneously at one point in time. Talking about how he dated three women at a time, Dutt reportedly said, “You need to be clever...one shouldn't know what's happening with the other.” He also reportedly spoke about his “playboy image”, and further said, “It was nice to be loved by people. Especially by the ladies!”
An Australian church cancelled a wedding after the bride-to-be supported gay marriage on Facebook, even as the nation votes on whether same-sex marriage should be legalised. She was told, "your commitment to same-sex marriage opposes the teaching of Christ Jesus." Defending the church, PM Malcolm Turnbull said, "Churches are entitled to marry or not marry whom they please."
The world's oldest Panda died at the age of 37 in China. The Panda named Basi reportedly died at 08:50 a.m. on Friday. It suffered from multiple illness and renal failure. Basi was confirmed to be the world's oldest captive panda by Guinness World Records in August.
India and Japan reportedly signed a pact on Thursday to start a postal service to deliver Japanese foods to India to help the Japanese people living in India. The delivery service called as "Cool box" will deliver food from Japan to India. According to media reports, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that Japan is the third largest investor in India and this partnership will help countries to have a better relationship.
Kavita Devi, the first Indian female wrestler, has drawn attention, not for her slamming fights, but for the Salwar-Kameez she wears while fighting in the ring. A video of Devi fighting Dakota Kai at Mae Young Classic, a popular wrestling event, is going viral.