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Apple, Inc. confirms acquisition of Shazam

Apple, Inc. confirms acquisition of Shazam
Apple, Inc. confirms acquisition of Shazam

On Monday, US-based tech company Apple, Inc. confirmed acquisition of UK-based song identification application Shazam. According to reports, the deal is worth US$400 million.

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Wikinews attends ComicCon in Bangalore, India

Wikinews attends ComicCon in Bangalore, India
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Wikinews attends ComicCon in Bangalore, India

Wikinews attended the Bangalore Comic Con comic-book convention. Organised by Comic Con India, the event was held at Karnataka Trade Promotion Organisation (KTPO)'s convention hall. Wikinews spoke to convention guests Sailesh Gopalan and John Layman.

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England: Baby born with heart outside body operated on; surviving, three weeks after birth

England: Baby born with heart outside body operated on; surviving, three weeks after birth
England: Baby born with heart outside body operated on; surviving, three weeks after birth

On Tuesday, parents of baby Vanellope Hope Wilkins and representatives of Glenfield Hospital in Leicester, England reported to the press that Vanellope has survived three weeks after being born with her heart outside her chest, a rare birth defect known as ectopia cordis.

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UEFA Champions League 2017–2018: Draw for Last 16 held at Nyon

UEFA Champions League 2017–2018: Draw for Last 16 held at Nyon
UEFA Champions League 2017–2018: Draw for Last 16 held at Nyon

On Monday, the draw for the Last 16 for the 2017–18 UEFA Champions League took place in Nyon, Switzerland at about noon local time. The draw took place in two pots, one of respective group winners, the second of the runners-up. Winners of the Last 16 play in the quarter-finals.

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Football: Peter Stöger replaces Peter Bosz as Borussia Dortmund's boss

Football: Peter Stöger replaces Peter Bosz as Borussia Dortmund's boss
Football: Peter Stöger replaces Peter Bosz as Borussia Dortmund's boss

On Sunday, German football club Borussia Dortmund (BVB) sacked manager Peter Bosz. They named Peter Stöger, former manager of FC Köln, Bosz's successor.

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