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How tribal factions are causing states across West Asia to unravel

When I was a young lecturer at the University of Oxford’s ChristChurch, the eminent British historian Hugh Trevor-Roper befriended me. In one of our conversations, on being asked......

PIX: Oxford honours 'star shining in the east' Suu Kyi

Paying fulsome tributes, the University of Oxford on Wednesday honoured Myanmar's democracy icon Aung San Suu Kyi by presenting her with an honorary doctorate in Civil Law in a traditional ceremony......

Oxford, Vatican libraries to digitise ancient texts

The Bodleian library at the University of Oxford and the Vatican libraries are collaborating on a project to bring ancient texts into the digital era, which will make 1.5 million pages available......

Oxford professor's death: Widow defends NRI academic

The wife of an Oxford University professor found dead in Indian-origin colleague Devinder Sivia's house in Oxfordshire defended him, saying the death was 'not murder' and it must have been a......

Manmohan Singh backs new Oxford school

Prime Minister Dr Manmohan Singh, who is an alumnus of the University of Oxford, has extended his support to the university's new Blavatnik School of Government, which will train graduates in the......

Why India must create its own Bostons and Oxfords

Around the world, universities are the stuff that make great cities. Imagine Boston without Harvard, MIT (Massachusetts Institute of Technology), and the myriad other institutions that are......

Oxford ropes in Indian alumni for fundraiser

Oxford University is tapping its Indian alumni like Deputy Chairman of Planning Commission Montek Singh Ahluwalia for its biggest ever fund-raising drive to help expand and compete with top......

Oxford: Two Indians turn millionaires overnight

Two cousins of Indian-origin at the University of Oxford have overnight become millionaires after a free online service they started for students was sold for 2.5 million pounds within months after......

India - The emerging giant, or has it emerged?

The latest book by Prof. Arvind Panagariya, India: The Emerging Giant (Oxford University Press, 2008), has generated ample interest among the academia and policy makers, both in India and abroad.......

Oxford University to raise 1 billion pounds

Good news for those eyeing a funded seat at Oxford University! The varsity will soon lunch he biggest fundraising campaign in its history and has set a target of one billion pounds.The money will......

Odd, curious, heartwarming: What Bollywood tweeted in 2014

From odd to heartwarming, the best of Twitter conversations in 2014.From Supreme Court allowing women to work as make-up artists in Bollywood to Mallika Sherawat talking about women's......

Kalki: I will always have a connect with Anurag Kashyap

'I can’t talk to the media about why Anurag and I split because it would be like writing an entire book to understand and do justice to it,' Kalki Koechlin tells Sonil Dedhia. Kalki Koechlin......

Sofia Hayat's bikini pose

Here's what your favourite Bollywood celebrities are tweeting. Sofia Hayat, who was last seen in Bigg Boss 7, shared a picture from her recent vacation to Maldives (above) and tweeted:......

Shabana Azmi: Nawaz Sharif is a big fan of Lataji, Mohd Rafi

Here's what your favourite Bollywood celebrities are tweeting: Veteran actress Shabana Azmi, who met Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif at a private tea party on Monday, says he is a big fan of......

Indian student scores triple hundred for Oxford University

Oxford University's Indian origin student Samridh Agarwal cracked a magnificent triple-century against Cambridge in a first-class match at the FP Fenner's ground in Cambridge. Skipper Samridh......

Pataudi's plaque unveiled at Oxford

A plaque in the honour of late India cricket legend Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi was unveiled at the Oxford University pavilion here in the presence of his family. The plaque was installed on the wall......

Clarke to play Twenty20 cricket in Melbourne

Australia Test skipper Michael Clarke's will captain the Melbourne Stars in Australia's Big Bash League for the next two seasons after not playing Twenty20 for three years. The announcement was......

Australia PM Abbott defends Smith's tactics at MCG Test

Australian PM Tony Abbott came in defence of young Australian captain Steven Smith’s decision to declare in the third Test at the Melbourne Cricket Ground on Tuesday.   Australian Prime......

Trott 'hungry' to make England return, says Amiss

Jonathan Trott is ‘raring to go’ for England once again and he will make his comeback for Warwickshire in April, Dennis Amiss, chairman of Trott's benefit committee, said on Wednesday.......
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Google hires new sheriff to keep watch over the wilds of the Internet

Mountain View: Austrian-born Gerhard Eschelbeck has ranged the British city of Oxford; cavorted at notorious Def Con hacker conclaves, wrangled a... ...

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Fire damages landmark hotel in Oxford

07:04 pm London: A landmark hotel in Britain's university town of Oxford has been damaged after a massive fire broke out at the 150-year-old gothic... ...

http://www.freepressjournal.in/fire-damages-landmark-hotel-in-oxford/
Mouth bacteria can tell the status of liver disease

07:04 pm New York: Analysing the ratio of good-bad bacteria in saliva, not just in the gut as earlier thought, could help doctors predict which... ...

http://www.freepressjournal.in/study-mouth-bacteria-can-tell-the-status-of-liver-disease/
Syria refugee wave piles pressure on West

April 17: The war in Syria is creating the worst global refugee crisis in decades, putting new pressure on the US and other western countries to... ...

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Boston Globe Magazine Celebrates 10th Annual Most Stylish Bostonians at Runway High Tea

An afternoon high tea and fashion show celebrating the Boston Globe Magazine's 10th annual Most Stylish Bostonians list will be held from 2 to 4... ...

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