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Robert Vadra: Sonia Gandhi's Achilles' heel

Robert Vadra is an impetuous man. In February 2005, when his father, the late Rajendra Vadra (whom Vadra had very publicly disowned), destitute and alone, suffered a heart attack in a decrepit......

Sudhir Paul finds HIV's Achilles Heel

Sudhir Paul of the University of Texas-Houston Medical School and his team may have found a way to attack the weakest link in HIV.According to a paper in the journal Autoimmune Reviews, the team......

Urdu is Benazir's Achilles' heel now

Oxford-educated Pakistani leader Benazir Bhutto's clumsy speeches in Urdu, sprinkled with English words, have become a good way to pep up party conversations in Pakistan.Jokes, and even videos, are......

Abu Abbas, hijacker of Achille Lauro, dead

Abu Abbas, mastermind of the 1985 hijacking of an Italian passenger ship in which an American tourist was killed, has died in US custody in Iraq, CNN reports quoting Palestinian officials.Abbas was......

'Where are the jobs going to come from?'

'Will 'Make in India' be able to harness the demographic dividend so it does not become a disaster?' 'Will 'Digital India' live up to the lofty promises the government and private sector made as......

The chips are down, but not out

The new semiconductor plants will be up against India's age-old Achilles' heel, inadequate infrastructure. This will slacken the country's drive to carve out a place for itself on the world map of......

Despite delays, Modi govt has a plan to turn around the economy

Money is being released and the government knows it will have to front-run private investment, notes Akash Prakash. I had the privilege of spending four days in India over the past fortnight as......

Will Ciaz help Maruti ride its hopes in top gear?

With limited success in high-end sedans, Maruti Suzuki might just have better luck with its latest car, the Ciaz Image: Maruti Ciaz; Photograph: Kind courtesy, Maruti Maruti Suzuki may have kept......

Honda City, Verna or Maruti Ciaz: Which is the best sedan?

Three great cars belong to the same segment: Honda City, Hyundai Verna and Maruti Suzuki Ciaz. Arup Das decides which one races ahead of the others.   The C-segment is an aspiring class for......

Troubles galore for SpiceJet, with lessons for IndiGo

SpiceJet promoter Kalanithi Maran would need to invest at least Rs 1,500 crore (Rs 15 billion) almost immediately to stabilise the airline.   Things seem to be coming to a head for low-cost......

Hollywood's 10 Best Movie Rivalries

The enmity between Brad Pitt’s Achilles and Eric Bana’s Hector in the blockbuster movie Troy has been named as the 10th best movie rivalry in a survey, Metro.co.uk reported.......

Krrish music is catchy

His mask draws inspiration from Catwoman and Ajooba. His muscles ripple out and about like Achilles (read Brad Pitt) of Troy.He poses against the dark, sinister moon in a black trenchcoat like Kate......

Brad Pitt: Looking forward to retirement?

Brad Pitt is in a generous mood.The actor who plays Achilles in Hollywood's eagerly awaited blockbuster Troy wants to step aside for younger aspirants.Pitt has been doing his calculations. Four......

'Achilles heel for India at the World Cup will be their death bowling'

'India are the favourites purely because, temperamentally, on the big nights it is the best team in the tournament; maybe on skills it is slightly limited in the bowling department,' says former......

World Cup: 'It's over' mourns the Dutch media

Traditional Dutch frailty in penalty shootouts again proved their Achilles heel when they lost 4-2 on spot-kicks to Argentina after a goalless World Cup semi-final on Wednesday. - PHOTOS:......

This is what happened when Van Gaal ran out of tricks...

Traditional Dutch frailty in penalty shootouts again proved their Achilles heel when they lost 4-2 on spot-kicks to Argentina after a goalless World Cup semi-final on Wednesday. - PHOTOS:......

Vettori out for six months, considers future

Former New Zealand captain Daniel Vettori has ruled himself out of any cricket for six months to recover from Achilles surgery and rejected a New Zealand Cricket (NZC) central contract while he......

NBA: Season over for Bryant after achilles surgery

Kobe Bryant has undergone surgery on an injured Achilles tendon and could be sidelined for up to nine months, the Los Angeles Lakers said on Saturday. Bryant, the fourth leading scorer in NBA......
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Ashton Eaton Breaks World Record as he Wins Decathlon Gold

BEIJING: This was going to hurt. No way around it for Ashton Eaton. To get where the American decathlete wanted to go, he had to endure just a... ...

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The clever new wearable that gets you faster by running slower

Run faster - and cross your fingers for Runner G It's been good in the RMoT world recently, with some really rather nifty times coming out of my... ...

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Catching up on togetherness

Friendships between and among women have traditionally been ignored. Lillian B Rubin writes that just as women have been invisible in public life... ...

http://www.thestatesman.com/news/marquee/catching-up-on-togetherness/85969.html
India look to wrap it up in style

Having ended a 13-month drought in splendid fashion, an injury-ravaged but determined Indians will be seeking a place amongst an elite company when... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/497701/india-look-wrap-up-style.html
Get more from your laptop or tablet battery

By Gary Marshall Batteries are the driving force and the Achilles' Heel of the modern world - they enable us to do amazing things, but they don't... ...

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