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Indian soldier miraculously found alive after being buried in snow for six days

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An Indian solider was found alive six days after being buried under 25 feet of snow following an avalanche in the country’s SIachen glacier on Feb. 3. He is the only survivor among the ten soldiers from his military post, which was located at an altitude of 19,600 feet in Siachen, considered to the highest and coldest battlefield in the world.

Lance Naik Hanamathappa was found buried under snow at temperatures of nearly…

Facebook turns 12 and shows off personalized ‘Friends Day’ videos

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Facebook just turned 12 (yes, it’s okay if that makes you feel super old.)

This year, the social network is marking the milestone, which it has dubbed “Friends Day,” with a new personalized video feature that weaves together memories with friends into shareable video clips.

The videos are similar to the company’s “year in review” videos that Facebook surfaces at the end of the year. But rather than…

A relaxing timelapse through the NYC subway system

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The New York City subway system is a series of winding tunnels navigated by smelly train cars with odd odors that can only be described as human. Most people can not wait until the subway finally reaches their destination

But there is one glorious and highly entertaining spot in each subway train — looking out the first car’s front window

Now a lot of the new subway cars with their fancy air conditioning have a special film placed over these windows, making it difficult for train…

The new British Airways film’s real-life story about visiting India is a tear-jerker

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A touching new film released by British Airways follows the real-life story of a cabin crew member Helena Flynn, who is flying to India for the first time. It has been directed by Indian director Neeraj Ghaywan, who’s debut feature film Masaan had won two awards at the Cannes Film Festival in 2015.

The film strikes the right note by focusing on the flight attendant Flynn’s special bond with an…

16 creative jewelry brands millennials will adore

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In spite of what the jewelry commercials claim, not “every kiss begins with Kay.”

In fact, if you’re looking for genuine affection when gift-giving this Valentine’s Day, consider deviating from traditional chain stores

Whether you’re shopping for your other half or treating yourself, we’ve gathered some of today’s most innovative accessory brands to help you make the holiday special

1Cornelia Webb

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Image: @corneliawebbjewellery on Instagram

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A baby, pit bull and famous cat fulfills your cute needs for the day

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Cat celebrity Lil Bub has been adjusting to life with a new baby brother, who her Dude, Mike Bridavsky, calls the “Lil Dude.”

The two are still learning how to get along, and Lil Dude in particular is still figuring out how to be gentle around Bub. But Lil Bub is taking it in stride, even when the Lil Dude tries to grab a handful of cat.

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Thailand’s creepy life-size doll trend is supposed to bring you good luck

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Never in our wildest dreams did we think that owning a doll that bears any resemblance to Chucky would ever become a thing. But it is in Thailand and the trend is huge.

Known as Child’s Angel or “Look Thep” (Thai for “Child God”), these life-like dolls come in the size of a human baby, and are being toted around by several Thai celebrities and women like a precious Birkin bag.

The dolls are looked upon as good luck charms and widely believed to invite good fortune and blessings, as well…

Set your calendars: Larry David is going to host ‘SNL’

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Dreams do come true: Larry David is going to host Saturday Night Live in February

The show made the announcement Saturday during an episode hosted by Ronda Rousey.

This will — somehow — be David’s first time hosting SNL, but he’s appeared numerous times over the years, most recently playing presidential candidate Bernie Sanders. David, who wrote for SNL in 1984-85, also appeared on the show during an audience participation bit…

Set your calendars: Larry David is going to host ‘SNL’

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Dreams do come true: Larry David is going to host Saturday Night Live in February

The show made the announcement Saturday during an episode hosted by Ronda Rousey.

This will — somehow — be David’s first time hosting SNL, but he’s appeared numerous times over the years, most recently playing presidential candidate Bernie Sanders. David, who wrote for SNL in 1984-85, also appeared on the show during an audience participation bit…

Set your calendars: Larry David is going to host ‘SNL’

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Dreams do come true: Larry David is going to host Saturday Night Live in February

The show made the announcement Saturday during an episode hosted by Ronda Rousey.

This will — somehow — be David’s first time hosting SNL, but he’s appeared numerous times over the years, most recently playing presidential candidate Bernie Sanders. David, who wrote for SNL in 1984-85, also appeared on the show during an audience participation bit…