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Shocking: Pennsylvania couple lock son in closet before leaving home to attend birthday party

In a shocking and unbelievable incident, a couple from Pennsylvania stuffed their child inside a closet and allegedly nailed wooden planks on the door before leaving home to attend a birthday party. The nine-year-old child of Shawn and Tammy Jo Waulk remained in the closet of their house for over an hour. The couple has been charged with endangering the welfare of a child and recklessly endangering the welfare of another person.

Sports

The first phone in Huawei P40 series launched

Huawei is set to unveil its P40 series phones on March 26. The tech giant has now launched a Lite variant in the series - Huawei P40 Lite. The quad-camera smartphone has been launched in Europe, more specifically in Spain. It’s a rebranded version of Huawei Nova 6 SE launched in China in December. Huawei P40 Lite is priced at €299 in Spain and runs on the 7nm Kirin 810 processor like the global variant Honor 9X Pro.

Politics

Ex-housekeeper sues Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu's wife for abusive behaviour

An ex- housekeeper at Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu's official residence has sued his wife Sara for the agony she faced during her employment there, the housekeeper's attorney said today. Opheer Shimson says his client is demanding USD 190,000 in damages for the abuse from Sara Netanyahu. He said the woman, a staunch supporter of Benjamin, kept a diary detailing the verbal abuse she endured from his wife.

Technology

Russia rounds up stray animals, kills rats as a precautionary measure over coronavirus scare

Russia has imposed an array of measures the coronavirus gaining a foothold in the nation like restrictions on flights to China, South Korea & to visa curbs for Iranian & Chinese citizens. Moscow authorities are rounding up stray animals, killing rats which animal rights campaigners have called cruel & scientifically groundless. Many people have been quarantined & raids have been carried out on potential carriers of virus.

Entertainment

Justin Bieber breaks Elvis Presley's record to become the youngest singer with seven no.1 albums

Canadian pop star Justin Beiber has become the youngest singer of all time to score seven Number 1 albums on the Billboard Hot 200 list. By achieving the latest feat he surpassed the US chart record held by Elvis Presley 59 years ago. Elvis Presley held the record for being the youngest singer with these many albums at the age of 26. And Justin has achieved the feat at the age of 25.

Business

India’s upcoming bill that will be a game-changer!

India is planning to roll-out smart power meters nationwide. The project will cost $21 billion according to a government estimate. The prepaid meters will help in improving the billing and collection and it will be controlled by the state governments. The planned 25 crore prepaid meters across the country will raise enough revenue to cover the costs and it will also save some for the state power distributors.

Miscellaneous

Secret 17th-century doorway found in UK Parliament during restoration

A 70-year-old passageway in the British parliament constructed for the 1661 coronation of King Charles II has been rediscovered during renovation work. It is claimed that Samuel Pepys and Britain’s first effective prime minister, Robert Walpole, would have likely used it. The passage was reopened during the rebuilding of parliament after the fire but closed again in 1851. The passage led out of Westminster Hall secretly.