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BJP issues whip to its Rajya Sabha MPs

The comment to link the Uri attack, in which 19 Indian Army soldiers were martyred, has drawn severe flak from the Bharatiya Janata Party, which termed the statement as "anti-national". "The government is always ready for one and we are open to their suggestions", the minister said. Kumar said the opposition should not "run away" from a debate and maintained that it was up to the Chair to decide under which rule the discussion will take place.

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Fallout 4: Bethesda Calls For Mod Closure!

According to GameSpot , Bethesda and Sony have been at odds with each other ever since the latter barred the former from releasing any mods for the PS4. Still, for those looking to play " Fallout 4 " in its most glorious form through mods can get it for the PC. Bethesda have also explained more about how modding works on PS4 for both games.

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Kerry: Not fighting climate change is a betrayal

Even as the report was released, Secretary of State John Kerry, freshly back from a trip to Antarctica to survey the ravages of climate change firsthand, spoke at the Marrakesh meeting. "We have to figure out how we're going to stop this". But Kerry said the US was already in the midst of a clean energy transition that would continue regardless of policy-making.

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Humans have less than 1000 years left on Earth, says Stephen Hawking

During a speech at Britain's Oxford University Union, Hawking detailed the history of man's understanding of the universe and that the future lies in space. The report added that Hawking is a great fan of space exploration and his excitement for human beings to leave Earth and spread throughout the solar system is well known.

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Brace Yourself for the Sight of the Year with Leonid Meteor Shower

Though the shower technically lasts from November 15-21, the Leonids will be on their best display early Thursday morning (Nov 17) at around 6 AM EST. Around half of these Leonids will depart unique trails them as they burn down, so if you're in the mood to look and wish upon some falling stars, they don't forget to take a gawk at evening skies of this month, especially today's evening and the night sky.

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Carbon emissions flat in last 3 years

The Paris agreement calls for 197 countries to limit global warming to 2 degrees Celsius (3.6 degrees Fahrenheit) above pre-industrial levels and work toward net zero greenhouse gas emissions. USA emissions are projected to decrease by 1.7 per cent in 2016. "Without effective reduction of global Carbon dioxide emissions, however, future climate change remains a stark reality".