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India is no Banana Republic, Mr Vadra: BJP

Bharatiya Janata Party on Sunday attacked Robert Vadra saying his "inappropriate" behaviour towards a journalist was a result of frustration and he must realise that the country is no longer ruled......

Jesus toast, pork in nose, banana peels win Ig Nobel

The annual Ig Nobel prizes, which award sometimes inane, yet often surprisingly practical, scientific discoveries, were given away recently. The prizes are awarded by the Annals of Improbable......

Mufti calls India a 'banana republic' on Afzal issue

People's Democratic Party patron Mufti Muhammad Sayeed on Monday called India a "banana republic" over Afzal Guru's family not being allowed to meet the Parliament attack convict before he was......

The stars are not shining for the Nehru-Gandhi family

'Mango men in a banana republic.' That one phrase by Robert Vadra gave more insight into the man than years of Vadra watching by inquisitive scribes, says Seema Mustafa Robert Vadra, or as Om......

Could this be the next banana?

The cherimoya, or the custard apple, could be the next banana, as scientists have identified a gene defect in some plants which makes the fruits seedless. According to the American and Spanish......

Use as you want, these rupee notes won't tear

Gujarat-based Navsari Agriculture University has standardised a process of manufacturing high value paper from banana fibre, which it claims can be used to make currency notes that last for about......

Coming soon: 'Green cars from pineapple, lemon'

Coming soon: 'Eco-friendly' cars made from pineapples or bananas, say scientists. A team at Sao Paulo State University in Brazil claims to have developed a more effective way to use fibre from......

Take Tata's 'banana republic' remark seriously, says Pawar

Amid the tape controversy, Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar on Tuesday said the government should take note of Ratan Tata's statement that India risked turning into a 'banana republic'. "When a......

Stop 'banana republic' like attacks, Tata to govt

Tata Sons Chairman Ratan Tata on Friday said the government must stop the 'banana republic kind of attacks', as the real 2G scam was becoming hidden behind a smokescreen. In his first comments......

Helping India's micro-entrepreneurs

They may be selling bananas, pav bhaji, cosmetics, cigarettes or just about anything else either on a pushcart going round streets or simply by standing at the roadside. Now, these street vendors......

Sushmita's time out!

Two 'heroine-oriented' films -- Main Madhuri Dixit Banana Chahti Hoon starring Antara Mali and Samay: When Time Strikes starring Sushmita Sen -- released today. Co-starring with them are character......

Anurag Kashyap: So proud of you Kalki

A look at the top tweets from your favourite Bollywood celebrities: Filmmaker Anurag Kashyap, who recently watched the critically-acclaimed Margarita With A Straw, took to Twitter to......

Want a bikini body like Esha Gupta? Read this!

'The biggest myth is that one can achieve six packs by working out for six months and taking supplements and steroids.' If you're in showbiz, a beautiful body is as important as acting talent. And......

What Akshay, Salman, Ranbir, Deepika eat for breakfast

Like the rest of us, movie stars also feel the need to start their day with something scrumptious on the platter. Here’s what Bollywood’s rich and famous eat for breakfast. Akshay......

Hackers and the rise of Digital Terrorism

'Today it is a studio being held to ransom, tomorrow it will be a government, an entire nation. I don't see anyone laughing when that happens,' says Suparn Verma. In recent months a very scary and......

PHOTOS: Football world 'goes bananas' in solidarity with Dani Alves!

In a unique show of solidarity, footballers from around the globe stood together in support of FC Barcelona's Brazilian defender Dani Alves who was victim of racist taunt involving a banana during......

Sports world sees new low after racism rears its ugly head

The sporting world once again witnessed two racist episodes -- the Dani Alves banana incident and NBA's Sterling's comments against black people -- in two different continents on the same day.......

'Srinivasan is behaving like a banana republic dictator'

Former IPL Commissioner Lalit Modi's counsel Mehmood Abdi has said N Srinivasan was behaving like a "banana republic dictator" and called the outcome of the BCCI Working Committee......

Drogba points out some home truths to banana-waving fan

Galatasaray striker Didier Drogba hit back at a Fenerbahce fan who waved a banana towards him and team mate Emmanuel Eboue during the weekend's league encounter by highlighting some home truths......

Balotelli warning for racists at Euro 2012

Italy striker Mario Balotelli said he would "kill" anyone who threw a banana at him in the street during the European Championship in Poland and Ukraine next month. The volatile Manchester City......
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Hailstorm Spells Doom for Warangal Farmers

GOVINDARAOPET (WARANGAL DIST):On either side of the highway that leads to Eturunagaram from Warangal city, one can find vast barren lands dotted... ...

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Haripad gears up for adventure carnival

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Of tacos and tamales

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Hearth of the matter

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Mouthwatering Malaysia

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