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WTF News: It's Weird, True and Funny

Here's this week's collection of wacky and funny stories from around the world.  1) College students break world record for largest pillow fight   UC Irvine students, mostly freshman and......

Anti-Naxal ops: A monumental blunder in Chhattisgarh

It is beyond doubt that the Indian State has gravely erred in its latest counter-insurgency operation in Chhattisgarh and has indeed ended up killing non-combatants, says Bibhu Prasad Routray At......

Bangkok braces for the flood

The government of Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra is in deep waters on account of the inept handling of the flood situation. Her political obituary is being written even as she is struggling to......

Time is running out for new Maharashtra CM

When India kicks off its World Cup campaign with a match against Bangladesh later on Saturday, Prithviraj Chavan will complete 100 days as the chief minister of Maharashtra. Like the Indian......

Next time, I will come for four weeks: Carla Bruni

Her birthday falls on December 23, but little children at the Naz Foundation serenaded French First Lady Carla Bruni-Sarkozy on Monday.Some 20 HIV positive children, aged between 3-14, sang 'happy......

What's behind Delhi's air pollution?

The government says emission from old diesel vehicles is not to be blamed. Experts say government is selectively using data to make its case. What is poisoning Delhi’s air and making......

Bangalore neighbourhood's toxic air threatens India's future

Once called India’s garden city, this upper middle-class residential area in Bangalore has India’s most toxic air, says Devanik Saha, IndiaSpend.com. On the day this story was written,......

Ratan Tata receives Dwight D Eisenhower Leadership Award

Tuxedos and floor-length gowns came out at New York’s Ritz-Carlton Battery Park on Wednesday as guests handed heavy jackets, scarves, and hats to coat check attendants. Outside, the......

Lunch and more with IT's marathon man

Whenever Ajit Balakrishnan is quoted in the press, it's usually in connection with wise pronouncements on information technology (IT) or higher education. But there had to be more to India's first......

Is the rupee really uncompetitive?

The surge in portfolio inflows over the last three weeks and the consequent appreciation of the rupee have resurrected apprehensions of a loss of export competitiveness. The real effective......

Review: Saguni is a commercial entertainer

Pavithra Srinivasan says Saguni is a breezy summer commercial cocktail and that's about it. There's a dialogue in Saguni that sums up the entire plot, the characters and their motivation rather......

Hollywood's sizzling summer bodies

In upcoming 2011 Hollywood film, Just Go With It, swimsuit model Brooklyn Decker and actress Jennifer Aniston share the spotlight. They're sharing the spotlight in real life, too! According to......

Review: Knight And Day is disappointing

Elvis D'silva reviews Knight and Day He is a secret agent with an unclear agenda. She is a hopeless romantic, who is in a hurry to get home for her sister's wedding. He comes off as slightly nuts.......

Megan Fox marries Brian Austin Green

Get your low down on what's happening in the world of Hollywood, right here! Transformer star Megan Fox has tied the knot with Brian Austin Green at the Four Seasons Resort on the Big Island of......

London welcomes Hrithik, Barbara

After a warm welcome in New York, Kites got an equally rousing welcome in London where the movie had its European premiere on Tuesday. The cast and crew of the movie including......

Indians can get tickets for London Olympics through IOC: Coe

Indians interested in witnessing the 2012 London Olympics can get tickets from the Indian Olympic Committee, Chairman of the Games Organising Committee Lord Sebastian Coe said. "Indian fans will......

Bangladesh drop brickbats after England win

Thousands of fans poured on to the streets of Bangladesh in a late night spontaneous display of joy on Friday, heralding a cricket World Cup win by the same team many had abused just a week......

Images: Dilshan does star 'turn' for Lanka

Tillakaratne Dilshan and Upul Tharanga starred in a record 282-run opening stand to set up Sri Lanka's 139-run victory over Zimbabwe and help them qualify for the quarter-finals of the World Cup in......

Audacious Chile pay for attacking Brazil

Few teams have the audacity to attack Brazil and their 3-0 World Cup second-round win over Chile on Monday showed what happens to those who do. Chile boldly tried to go where few have gone before,......

Spotted: Sunil Gavaskar at the Oval

Reader Prashant Nagwani sent us this photograph from London. 'Prashant, Abhijeet and Parvej met Sunil Gavaskar outside The Oval cricket club, London, after the T20 semi-final match between......
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Drinkers raise glass to a crash in London stock-exchange bar

LONDON (Reuters) - There is no shortage of liquidity at London's first stock exchange-themed bar, where beer prices fluctuate with demand and the... ...

https://in.news.yahoo.com/drinkers-raise-glass-crash-london-stock-exchange-bar-050230365.html
Now, cooked food under varsity lens

Comment · print · T T T+· T- Cocktail effect of pesticide residues in ingredient vegetables In a move aimed at enhancing food safety... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/andhra-pradesh/now-cooked-food-under-varsity-lens/article7387780.ece?ref=tpnews
The bridal effect

The Indian fashion industry has undergone a sea of change. Weddings these days are much more flamboyant than those of yesteryear which gives room... ...

http://www.deccanchronicle.com/150705/lifestyle-fashionbeauty/article/bridal-effect
Manish Malhotra on fashion and style

Designer ... Dusky style I am 18-years-old and my weight is 42 kg. I want to wear cute yet stylish clothes. Please suggest a few options apart... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/life-style/fashion/style-guide/Manish-Malhotra-on-fashion-and-style/articleshow/9955857.cms
Inside the Storyboard

Forget Central Perk from F.R.I.E.N.D.S. or Diagon Alley from the Harry Potter series, as a new crop of cafes from your favourite shows and movies... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/hyderabad/Inside-the-Storyboard/2015/07/04/article2900567.ece

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Coming to India and making

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