Facebook acquires WhatsApp

Facebook acquired the mobile messaging company WhatsApp for 19 billion dollars in a cash and stock deal in February 2014. It is the largest...

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China lunar orbiter makes safe return to Earth

Chinese unmanned lunar orbiter 'Chang'e 5-T1', launched on October 23, 2014, made a safe return to Earth after an eight-day flight. The successful...

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The Rise of the Islamic State

It was June 5 when a Sunni militant group called the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant began an offensive in the restive regions of northern Iraq...

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