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PS4-Exclusive Days Gone Delayed to April 26, 2019

PS4-exclusive Days Gone has been delayed to April 26, 2019. The open-world zombie shooter was slated for February 22 but has now been pushed forward from what Sony describes as a "crowded February ...

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Kaspersky willing to ‘adopt and comply’ with India’s data localisation laws

As the political narrative in India appears to be tilting in favour of data localisation, Russia-based global cybersecurity firm Kaspersky Lab said it was willing to "adopt and comply" with India's...

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Several Hurt In Chopper Crash On US Carrier In Pacific

A US Navy helicopter crashed on board a US aircraft carrier patrolling the Pacific on Friday, causing several injuries, the military said in a statement.

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Growing nervousness over Chinese behaviour brought India closer to US, says Ashton Carter

India’s growing nervousness over China’s behaviour in the region played a pivotal role in bringing it closer to the US, according to former US defence secretary Ashton Carter. Carter, who in his va...

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2 US B-52 Bombers Fly "Routine" Mission Near Disputed South China Sea

Two US B-52 bombers flew near contested islands in the South China Sea and "participated in a routine training mission", according to a statement from Pacific Air Forces. The two B-52H Stratofortre...

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Mattis to seek more resilient U.S. ties with China’s military

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis will seek more resilient military ties during talks with his Chinese counterpart in Singapore slated for Thursday, a U.S. official said, as b...

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The Pacific Ocean is the largest of the Earth's oceanic divisions. It extends from the Arctic in the north to the Southern Ocean (or, depending on definition, to Antarctica) in the south, bounded by Asia and Australia in the west, and the Americas in the east.