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Incredible India? Nah, it's Indiahahahaha

The BJP is methodically turning India into the world’s laughing stock, one brainless statement after another, notes Mitali Saran.  Protesters burn posters and effigies of Aamir Khan......

A mysterious country that has baffled the world

'Ne Win kept good relations with the Nehru family even though he did nothing to do business with India.' 'When Indira Gandhi was assassinated, Ne Win took off to an undisclosed destination, leading......

23 countries, 22,500 kilometre: This female pilot's solo journey around the world

On a journey to recreate history, and to script a new one, British aviator Tracey Curtis Taylor, on a stopover in Delhi on her way to Australia to relive a flight made 85 years ago, said her......

PHOTOS: It's an odd, odd world out there!

These 10 images prove that we live in a crazy, bizarre world. Image: Women drink wine as they sit in a hot bath with coloured water representing wine at the Hakone Kowaki-en Yunessun spa resort......

India Gate goes orange for UN's violence against women

As part of a global 'Orange the World' campaign, the iconic India Gate on Wednesday lit up in the colour orange celebrating the International Day of Elimination of Violence against Women. The......

Indo-Pak cricket series to be a money-spinner for big hitters

India-Pak face-off saw brands pay up to Rs 20 lakh in last-minute spot buying, during the ICC Cricket World Cup. Image: Virat Kohli speaks to Pakistan captain Misbah-ul Haq. Photograph: Getty......

Cities can lead. Cities want to lead. Let them!

'If every city had the strongest tools that are currently available only to a few, the world's climate prospects would glow far more brightly,' says Carl Pope. Prospects for the Paris Climate......

How G20 can make a real difference

Image: Delegates of the G20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors Meeting, including World Bank President Jim Yong Kim (front 2nd L), China's central bank governor Zhou Xiaochuan (front 3rd......

Internet for all? Critical to fix these issues first

The Indian telecom market is highly competitive, and tariffs here are amongst the lowest in the world. As a result, the average revenue per user is around Rs 120 per month, or less than $2, also......

Markets open lower as world stocks lack shine

Markets opened on a frail note mirroring cues from global markets in absence of any immediate triggers. The Sensex opened at 25,817 levels, 47 points down while the Nifty50 opened at 7,823 levels,......

Cocktail, Devdas, Gupt: Bollywood's tryst with love triangles

'I am a woman in love. And I'd do anything to get you into my world.' Know this Barbra Streisand chartbuster? Imagine two women feeling this way about the same guy. It’s not the best......

The cast makes Anarkali worthwhile

Anarkali is a mixture of old and new world of storytelling, Paresh C Palicha If you have ever wondered why love stories do not go out of fashion, the Malayalam film Anarkali may provide......

Hockey World League Final: India hold Olympic champions Germany

IMAGE: Indian and German hockey players congratulate each other after their group match in the Hockey World League (HWL) Final in Raipur. Photograph: Hockey India Brushing aside the......

Kenya bans seven more athletes for doping

Kenya, facing scrutiny from world anti-doping officials and criticism that it is not doing enough to tackle the problem, has banned seven more athletes for doping offences, raising the total number......

Brazil's Andrade Gutierrez to admit World Cup bribes: Folha paper

One of Brazil's largest builders, Andrade Gutierrez, will confess to paying bribes for 2014 FIFA World Cup contracts and business with state-run companies Petrobras and Eletrobras, a newspaper......

PCB confirms receiving government nod for India series

IMAGE: India and Pakistan fans celebrate during the 2011 World Cup semi-final in Mohali. Photograph: Daniel Berehulak/Getty Images Pakistan cricket authorities confirmed on Friday that they had......

Hockey World League (HWL) Final: Lacklustre India lose 0-3 to Argentina in opener

IMAGE: Joaquin Menini of Argentina scores against India on day one of The Hero Hockey League World Final at the Sardar Vallabh Bhai Patel International Hockey Stadium in Raipur on Friday.......
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Briton Fury crowned world champion after beating Klitschko

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