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UK Maoist cult leader Aravindan Balakrishnan jailed for 23 years for raping followers

Aravindan Balakrishnan, a 75-year-old Indian-origin man who ran a secretive extremist Maoist cult in London, was on Friday sentenced to 23 years in jail by a UK court for a string of sexual......

Beating up an ambassador: This is how Communists are

'Why would the Communists do this?I have three possible answers: One, they are specifically opposed to the Global Education Meet that the ambassador organised.Two, they are beginning to realise......

'Arthur could tell Hrithik, Kajol they made him feel old...'

'...because he had interviewed their grandparents in their heyday.' P Rajendran looks back on the 11 plus years he worked with Arthur J Pais, the India Abroad and editor, who passed into......

Indian-origin Maoist cult leader found guilty of rape in UK

A 75-year-old Indian-origin Maoist cult leader was on Friday found guilty of rape, child cruelty and falsely imprisoning his daughter for 30 years by a British court. Aravindan Balakrishnan......

UK Maoist cult leader raped followers, kept daughter locked up for 30 years

The leader of a Maoist cult sexually humiliated followers while claiming he controlled all of nature and planned to take over the world, a court has heard. Aravindan Balakrishnan , 75, known......

Infosys dashes investors' hopes

Infosys Ltd forecast full-year sales growth that missed analyst expectations by a margin of up to 50 percent, dimming investor hopes that India's No.2 software services firm will soon start reaping......

'There is no reason why India should be downgraded'

  Dr. Siddhartha Roy, economic advisor, Tata group discussed the Union Budget, its economic impact and India's growth prospects with our readers.Here is the transcript:   Dr.......

Wipro results spell uncertainty for IT sector

Wipro Ltd's less-than-perfect score on its quarterly earnings report card threw a measure of doubt over the sector's near-term outlook, with new projects and contracts still elusive.Since a week......

Review: Salt Mango Tree is average

Serving a bitter pill dipped in sweetener may look good on paper but in Salt Mango Tree, the taste is disproportional, writes Paresh C Palicha. Director Rajesh Nair exploits......

The first foreign feature film on the 26/11 attacks

'The city was never the same after the attack. It was scarred,' says Nicolas Saada whose movie Taj Mahal offers a unique view of the Mumbai attacks. IMAGE: A scene from Taj Mahal.   Frenchman......

Review: Ivan Veramathiri is an average entertainer

Ivan Veramathiri lacks the simplicity, depth and magic of Director M Saravanan’s last film Engeyum Eppodhum, writes S Saraswathi. Director M Saravanan hit the jackpot with his first film,......

'I am happy that I was the first choice for Ivan Veramathiri'

Ganesh Venkataraman was a successful model who had won the Gladrags contest, and also a television actor who acted in serials such as Antariksh and Mayavi. Then he made an amazing debut......

Exclusive: Shaji N Karun's new film with Jayaram

Every new film of the National Award-winning director and cinematographer, Shaji N Karun is eagerly awaited. Since 1988 he has directed only four feature films but all are considered landmark films......
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All aboard! Singapore now to try out self-driving buses

SINGAPORE Oct 19 Singapore signed an agreement on Wednesday to start testing self-driving buses, as the city-state pushes ahead with its vision of... ...
Officials asked to take preventive measures in view of monsoon

The district administration has formed 39 zonal level committees to meet any eventuality during the north east monsoon and sensitised officials in... ...
Driverless car in Singapore collides with truck, no injuries

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - A self-driving car being tested on Singapore public roads collided with a truck on Tuesday, the city-state's transport... ...
Hoaxers in Kerala hatch toxic Chinese egg scare

Fears of plastic in eggs dispelled by laboratories in the State, but BJP wants samples tested at Central units It has been a great egg scare in... ...

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