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Govt plans new ordinance on old notes; to promote 'Aadhaar Payment App'

Firstly, you will have to link your bank account with your Aadhaar card. In rural and semi-urban areas, where customers need "assisted digital" banking formats, IDFC Bank's Aadhaar Merchant solution is a "perfect fit", the bank said, adding that merchants too would benefit from it as there is no merchant discount rate (MDR) attached to it.

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First TCL made BlackBerry smartphone: BlackBerry Mercury aka DTEK70?

The fingerprint sensor will also be integrated into the space bar, according to the render. Going by the images, the smartphone appears to be a narrower version of the BlackBerry Passport complete with a physical QWERTY keyboard. Some reports have indicated that instead of the Snapdragon 625, TCL will be going for the flagship Snapdragon 821 processor and could feature a much larger battery that could offer the smartphone extended juice of up to 2 days.

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'Star Wars' actress Carrie Fisher in critical condition after heart attack

Don't take Princess Leia from us too. Carrie Fisher attends Marina Rinaldi launch of new atelier on July 3, 2014 in London, England. She was rushed to hospital upon landing. Earlier this year, her addiction activism was honored by Harvard College, which awarded Fisher its Annual Outstanding Lifetime Achievement Award in Cultural Humanism.

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Experimental vaccine 100% effective against one of the world's most deadly pathogens

CCTV's Leslie Mirungu reports. According to World Health Organization, the vaccine, rVSV-ZEBOV was studied in a trial involving 11,841 people in Guinea during 2015. Guinea, Sierra Leone and Liberia accounted for most of the deaths . The epidemic in 2014, which affected almost 30,000 people and took more than 11,000 lives, has provided governments, businesses and scientific institutions the necessary push to complete an effective vaccine .

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Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare Sabotage DLC Pack Revealed and Detailed

Looks like the huge fanbase of Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare are in for a treat as the first batch of downloadable content for the hit first-person shooter video game is slated to be released for PlayStation 4 on January 31, game publisher Activision officially announced earlier this week.

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Mark Zuckerberg: Facebook is "not a traditional technology company"

When Zuckerberg talks of his company's technology and "how it's used" he's likely referring to the content it allows users to create, such as Live Video, and Facebook's strict censorship guidelines . That's a very different stance than in the past. Also, similar views were aired by Sandberg who said that the company is a tech-focused company which builds tools instead of stories.