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WTF News: It's Weird, True and Funny

This week’s digest of stories that are weird, true and funny. 1) Fit for a true fan: Brazil hairdresser etches stars’ faces on heads   Looking for a new way to pay homage to your......

Vajpayee revelled in being everything to everybody

Atal Bihari Vajpayee would seek to placate the hawks in the RSS by stating that the writing of history should not be one-sided. At the same time, he would project a moderate 'Nehruvian' image of......

'There has been a big rush in youngsters wanting to get into ISRO'

'The most noteworthy feature of the Indian space programme is that all the unique achievements have been made by engineers from small towns who have had a non elite upbringing and who have grown......

The Jawaharlal Nehru I knew

'Nehru is often portrayed as a visionary with his head in the clouds. But he had his feet firmly planted on the ground when it came to building and nurturing institutions and setting them on the......

Ramanathan Raju named NYC Health and Hospitals Corporation commissioner

Ramanathan Raju, a medical doctor who brings more than 30 years of experience in public and not-for-profit hospital systems, was on Tuesday appointed the commissioner of Health and Hospitals......

Summer holiday rush fuels travel business

Indian tours have seen an upswing partly because Nepal packages have been cancelled after the recent earthquake Tour companies have witnessed 20-25 per cent growth in domestic and foreign bookings......

Modi announces visa-on-arrival for Pacific Island nations

Reaching out to 14 Pacific Island nations, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday announced setting up of a $1 million fund and Visa on arrival facility for them, besides several measures to......

India approaches tax havens on global black money expose

Plans to probe into financial details of more than 500 individuals, entities that might have secret offshore accounts at various places abroad India has approached over half a dozen foreign......

Markets end lower amid weak global cues

Markets ended lower on Monday, amid weak global cues, weighed down by selling pressure in rate sensitive shares as investors turned cautious ahead of the RBI policy on Tuesday.The 30-share Sensex......

Oil cos start issuing new subsidised LPG connections

After a few weeks of hiatus, state-owned oil companies have resumed issuing new subsidised cooking gas connections, beginning with North Eastern states.In September, issue of new LPG connections......

Wong Kar-Wai, Lootera, Ray and Kaushik

'It is near impossible to get taxis in Hong Kong during rush hour. Suddenly a Sikh gentleman walked up to Satish Kaushik. He had recognised the actor and, speaking in Punjabi, offered to get us a......

Why Wolf Of Wall Street is an irresponsible film

Martin Scorsese's The Wolf Of Wall Street could set a bad precedent, feels Aseem Chhabra. Last weekend I watched Francis Ford Coppola's 1972 Oscar-winning masterpiece The Godfather at the Museum of......

Review: Akashathinte Niram is silently attractive

Malayalam film Akashathinte Niram is a visual treat, writes Paresh C PalichaIt is only once in a while that we get to see an internationally recognised film that has a commercial release. So, there......

'I thoroughly enjoy being a homemaker'

She reached the peak of fame in her Bollywood career and when time demanded, surrendered all to become a homemaker. It might be hard to imagine Madhuri Dixit engaged in everyday household chores,......

Ram Vilas Paswan's son takes the plunge... in Bollywood

Something was cooking in Madh island (a group of fishing villages and farmlands in northern Mumbai) recently, and no, it was not lovers looking for a romantic getaway. Rather it was the place......

More trouble for FIFA...Swiss authorities examine grants

A policeman stands in front of the FIFA headquarters. Photograph: Philipp Schmidli/Getty Images Swiss authorities are examining development grants made by FIFA around the world as part of their......

Take a look at the FIFA that Blatter built

Sepp Blatter leaves after his statement during a news conference at the FIFA headquarters in Zurich. Photograph: Ruben Sprich/Reuters The football representatives of many nations, particularly......

World Cup Diary: Indian fans make Perth their own

India's 'biggest' fan Sudhir Kumar shows his support. Photograph: Paul Kane/Getty Images After the numbers that turned up for the first two games against Pakistan and South Africa, one wasn't......

World Cup Diary: Irish Morgan is England's skipper! IRRITATING!

England's skipper Eoin Morgan with his partner. Photograph: Facebook Seeing Dubliner Eoin Morgan become England's World Cup skipper was a ‘wee bit irritating’ for Ireland's chief......

Bolt rallies round for Jamaican eventer

Usain Bolt raced to the rescue to help fellow-Jamaican Samantha Albert on the long and tortuous road to the London Olympics. The triple Olympic sprint champion donated and signed three of his......
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Brought to you by SYDNEY: A sea-crusted wing part found on an island in the western Indian Ocean may be the first trace of Malaysia Airlines... ...

http://news.Indiaonline.in/Plane-Debris-in-Indian-Ocean-Same-Type-as-MH370-US-Official-602988
Extension of e-Tourist Visa scheme to China, Hong Kong and Macau

NDA Government extends its e-Tourist Visa facility to China, Hong Kong, Macau NDA Government increases e-Tourist Visa scheme to 77 countries... ...

http://www.narendramodi.in/extension-of-e-tourist-visa-scheme-to-china-hong-kong-and-macau
Funding for highways, transit, vets' health

A "yes" vote is a vote to pass the bill. Voting yes were 170 Democrats and 215 Republicans. Voting no were 9 Democrats and 25 Republicans. X... ...

https://in.news.yahoo.com/house-roll-call-funding-highways-transit-vets-health-233419088.html
Commercial Aircraft Leasing Market Report 2015-2025 - Top Companies in Narrowbody, Widebody, Regional Jet &..

/PRNewswire/ -- The latest report from business intelligence provider visiongain offers comprehensive analysis of the global commercial aircraft... ...

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VBT Bicycling and Walking Vacations Unveils Five New Itineraries for 2016

PRWeb 2015-07-29 VBT Debuts New Destinations, Immersive Bike Itineraries and New Bike + Sail Itinerary Departures BRISTOL, VT (PRWEB) July 29,... ...

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