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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......

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......

HSBC shuts Muslim accounts in UK

In a controversial move, global private banking major HSBC has closed a number of "risky" accounts belonging to Muslim groups and individuals in the United Kingdom. HSBC has written to one of......

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......

'Sex exists. Dear India, deal with it'

Here's what your favourite Bollywood celebrities are tweeting. Several Bollywood celebrities took to Twitter to express their disagreement over Health Minister Harsh Vardhan's statement that......

Reeva Steenkamp's parents want to speak face to face with Pistorius

Image: Oscar Pistorius walks past Reeva Steenkamp's parents in the Pretoria High Court. Photograph: Herman Verwey - Pool/Foto24/Gallo Images/Getty Images Paralympic runner Oscar Pistorius' late......

Hull owner puts Premier League club up for sale

Hull City owner Assem Allam has put the Premier League club up for sale, the businessman said on Thursday. Allam told a news conference he had put Hull on the market in April, following the......

'Too late to sack Cook as captain, we're close to the World Cup'

England captain Alastair Cook. Photograph: Stu Forster/Getty Images The clamour for his sacking as England's ODI captain has grown shrill after the debacle against India but former......

F1 Pitlane Tales: Ferrari lick wounds after bad day at home

Ferrari Formula One driver Fernando Alonso of Spain steps out his car following an engine failure during the Italian F1 Grand Prix in Monza. Photograph: Max Rossi/Reuters Ferrari felt the pain on......

Deliberate? I just made a mistake, says Rosberg

Nico Rosberg of Germany and Mercedes GP celebrates following his second place finish during the F1 Grand Prix of Italy at Autodromo di Monza. Photograph: Mark Thompson/Getty Images Formula One......
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Scottish referendum polls end, huge turnout reported

cotland should stay in the UK or become an independent country have closed and counting is under way, BBC reported. Counting will be carried out... ...

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In Scottish village where lovers unite, watching a divided nation

As referendum progressed, Scots first town seemed to have decided. An idyllic village with a population of just over 2,000, Gretna, unassuming and... ...

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Scotland votes on independence, United Kingdom's fate on knife-edge

As the voting is underway for the referendum, former prime minister Gordon Brown has called on people to vote for the 'No' camp. PLEASE SHARE:... ...

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