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Shashi Tharoor's son Ishaan joins Washington Post

Ishaan Tharoor, the journalist son of Union minister and Congress leader Shashi Tharoor, has joined the Washington Post, the major US daily said on Tuesday. "We're happy to announce that Ishaan......

US suspends Syrian embassy, consulate operations

The United States of suspended the operations of Syria's embassy in Washington including its consular service and asked for the pullout of Syrian diplomats. The move came after the Syrian embassy......

'Indo-US partnership is stuck right now'

Former Foreign Secretary Shyam Saran alleges that since the Washington wants transactional, short-term relationship with India, the strategic convergence between the two countries has diminished In......

Full Text: What Prez Obama said at the State of the Union Address

Read the full transcript of President Obama’s State of the Union address on Wednesday at the US Capitol in Washington. As prepared for delivery - Mr. Speaker, Mr. Vice President, Members of......

Top US official attends R-Day celebration in Washington

Setting aside the recent tumult in relations caused by the Khobragade episode, US Deputy Secretary of State Heather Higginbottom attended the first major event India's new Ambassador Dr S......

TiE honours 3 entrepreneurial legends

Aziz Haniffa reports from the first Tie-DC Legends Awards. The Washington, DC Chapter of The Indus Entrepreneurs recently honoured three pioneers in information technology, the restaurant business......

Obama-Singh meeting to re-energise Indo-US ties: Inderfurth

US President Barack Obama's meeting with Prime Minister Manmohan Singh in Washington on Friday is expected to re-energise the India-US relationship, a top former American diplomat has said, but......

Why billionaires like to buy newspapers

Jeff ‘Amazon’ Bezos’ $250-million purchase of the iconic Washington Post last week has sparked a debate on why billionaires are buying into a medium that is staring at......

A tour of Microsoft's Redmond campus

Microsoft Redmond Campus is the informal name for Microsoft’s corporate headquarters in Washington. It is one of the biggest business facility owned by a single company. Though Microsoft......

Can Jeff Bezos invent a new future for newspapers?

By buying The Washington Post in his personal capacity, the Amazon founder and internet pioneer may just be looking to save an American institution. Two sudden actions in the past few days have......

Denzel Washington to play Green Lantern in Man of Steel 2

Academy award-winning actor Denzel Washington is reportedly in talks to portray superhero Green Lantern in Man of Steel 2. The superhero character was portrayed by the......

'Kalyana Samayal Saadham is not a regular romantic comedy'

Popular VJ-turned-actor, Lekha Washington, started her career as a theatre artist, and went on to work in films in all South Indian languages.    She became known nationally after......

'We have retained the look of Delhi Belly in Settai'

R Kannan made his debut as a director with Jayam Konadan that had Vinay Rai, Lekha Washington and Bhavana in the lead roles. The film was a box office success. Then he remade Jab We Met with......

Del Potro beats Isner in Washington DC final

Juan Martin Del Potro of Argentina overcame a shaky opening set to defeat big-serving American John Isner 3-6, 6-1, 6-2 on Sunday and win the $1.3 million Citi Open, underscoring his status as a......

Del Potro to face Isner in Washington final

Top seed Juan Martin del Potro of Argentina took advantage of a long rain delay to defeat Germany's Tommy Haas 7-6(4), 6-3 on Saturday and reach the final of the $1.3 million Citi Open. Del Potro......

NBA: Wizards discover some second half magic as surge continues

With just five wins from their first 33 games there was certainly nothing magical about the Washington Wizards' start to the National Basketball Association (NBA) season. In fact, it was the type......

NBA: Okafor sparks big win for Wizards over Bulls

Washington's Emeka Okafor dominated inside as the improving Wizards stunned the Chicago Bulls 86-73 to record their fifth straight home win on Saturday. At 11-31 Washington have the second worst......
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Miami Heat, San Antonio Spurs Big Favourites in Postseason Opener

(Photo: Reuters) NBA: New York Knicks at Miami Heat The Miami Heat and San Antonio Spurs opened as huge 9.5-point favourites when they face... ...

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Why Neanderthals never had brain disorders

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