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Pakistan blocks BBC World News over documentary

Pakistan's cable television operators have blocked BBC World News, accusing the channel of broadcasting what they described as "anti-Pakistan" content in the wake of a cross-border NATO attack that......

Muslims must beware of their 'secular friends'

India's volatile political mix has a new element - 'the Secularati' - that is adept at hijacking Muslim issues and running with them even before the community itself has formulated a response, says......

Israel, Palestinians agree to another 72-hour ceasefire

Israel and Palestinian militant group Hamas on Monday accepted a new 72-hour Egyptian-brokered ceasefire in yet another attempt to resume efforts to end the deadly month-long fighting that has......

Iran plane crashes near Tehran; 48 killed

Forty-eight people were killed when a small passenger plane crashed in the west of the Iranian capital Tehran, according to Iranian state TV, BBC reported. The aircraft, which was heading to the......

Palestinians, Israelis race against time for Gaza deal

Palestinian and Israeli negotiators in Cairo are scrambling to brokers a long-term truce in war-torn Gaza as the three-day ceasefire entered its last few hours with no breakthrough yet. The clock......

Ambassador's journey: From 'wheels of India' to 'world's best taxi'

Rows of Ambassador cars are seen at the Hindustan Motors plant in Hindmotors. Photograph: Jayanta Shaw/Reuters Till the mid-nineties, Hindustan Motors’ Ambassador dominated the Indian roads......

It's the population, stupid!

India is poorer than the world average and so naturally has a greater percentage of poor people and a lower percentage of rich people. Yet using absolute numbers, India has more of almost......

FDI will push media firms to clean up their act

Dodgy or not, most media owners do not spend adequate money on training their journalists or exposing them to global standards. Indian news media has become a joke. When Madhuri Dixit dances to "TV......

What legacy does Raghav Bahl leave behind?

Of the 131 entities Raghav Bahl follows on Twitter, 20 are politicians and political parties. The rest are a mix of journalists, policymakers, newspapers and Network18 news channels. He follows......

Sardesai, Ghose quit Network18 Group

Rajdeep Sardesai, editor-in-chief, CNN-IBN, and wife Sagarika Ghose, deputy editor, IBN18, quit after nine years. The churn continues at Network18 Group, in the middle of a takeover by Reliance......

Indian producer ties up with BBC to make film on Eichmann trials

Producer Sheetal Talwar, who has made films like Mausam, Rakhta Charitra and Rann, has tied up with the BBC to co-produce a film on the notorious Eichmann trials. Entitled The......

Comedian Joan Rivers passes away at 81

Comedian Joan Rivers passed away on September 4, after she was hospitalised post cardiac arrest in New York. She was 81. In a statement, Rivers’ daughter Melissa said that her mother’s......

Oscar-winning director of Gandhi Sir Richard Attenborough no more

Oscar-winning British filmmaker Richard Attenborough, renowned for his critically-acclaimed biopic on Mahatma Gandhi, has died. He was 90. The actor’s son, Michael Attenborough told the BBC......

Om Puri: I will die if I do not work

'In our film industry, there are not many opportunities for actors... Our films are not character based, they are hero and heroine based. The only roles we have for character actors are to play the......

EPL: Stoke beat Newcastle to heap pressure on Pardew

Peter Crouch of Stoke City scores the opening goal during the Barclays Premier League match against Newcastle United . Photograph: Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images An early Peter Crouch goal gave......

EPL: Rooney sorry for red card incident against West Ham

Manchester United captain Wayne Rooney has apologised to his team mates after being sent off against West Ham United during Saturday's Premier League match following a rash challenge on Stewart......

Manchester United need massive investment on new players, says Neville

Dejected Manchester United players walk back to the dressing room after the 5-3 defeat to Leicester City. Photograph: Mike Hewitt/Getty Images Manchester United, who spent 150 million pounds on......

Sports Shorts: Djokovic continues to dominate ATP rankings

Serbia's Novak Djokovic. Photograph: Matthew Stockman/Getty Images The ATP issued the latest men's tennis rankings on Monday and the top 10 list remains unchanged with Serbian tennis ace Novak......

Sports Shorts: Police probing racial rant against Liverpool's Balotelli

Mario Balotelli of Liverpool. Photograph: Jamie McDonald/Getty Images Merseyside Police is reportedly investigating racist abuse received by Liverpool striker Mario Balotelli on Twitter after he......
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