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Hungarian author edges out India's Amitav Ghosh to bag Man Booker prize

Hungarian author Laszlo Krasznahorkai has won Britain’s prestigious Man Booker International prize for his achievement in fiction as he edged out India’s Amitav Ghosh and eight others......

Alice, Charlotte, Diana? Guessing game for Britain's royal baby's name

Britain’s newborn princess has spent her first night at home in Kensington Palace — but the guessing game continues over what her name will be. Britain's Prince William and his wife......

Any day now! Wait for Britain's royal baby is on

As the due date of Britain’s royal baby number two looms near, parking restrictions have been erected outside Lindo Wing at St Mary’s Hospital in Paddington, West London, where Kate......

Thieves make off with jewels worth Rs 1,858 crore in Hollywood-style heist

In one of Britain’s biggest jewellery heist, robbers have made off with an estimated £200 million (Rs 1,858 crore) worth of jewels from the most exclusive jewellery district. In a......

Indian-origin Nobel laureate to head prestigious UK science society

India-born Nobel laureate Sir Venkatraman Ramakrishnan has been confirmed as president elect of Britain’s prestigious Royal Society. The result of a ballot held by the fellowship was......

Markets surge on monsoon, rate-cut hopes; Sensex soars 363 points

The 30-share Sensex ended 363 points higher at 27,687 and the 50-share Nifty gained 111 points to close at 8,374. Benchmark indices closed higher for second straight session supported by broadbased......

How does a falling rupee affect you?

Be prepared to pay more if travelling abroad or if your child is studying there. Other impacts can be varied. Your family and you are flying to the US next week on holiday. Flight tickets and hotel......

5 reasons why China will become more powerful over time

China has demonstrated that it has the power to not be isolated, and it is likely to become more powerful over time, says TN Ninan. The wisecrack answer to the question as to when is a new......

Obama's statement on L-1B visa norms fails to cheer Indian IT leaders

Besides high rate of rejection, experts say administrative processes remain tedious and frustrating Even as US President Barack Obama on Tuesday pledged to ease the process of getting L-1B visas,......

Weak euro makes European tours cheaper

Euro fell from the 83-mark to around 67, which should encourage more Indians to explore Europe. A weaker euro has led to around a 10 per cent drop in package costs to Europe in comparison to last......

Paul McCartney tops musicians' rich list

With a massive 730 million pounds in his kitty, Sir Paul McCartney is the richest musician in the UK. Check out the others who made it to the list. Paul McCartney, whose fortune is worth 730......

Did foreign media overreact to Hamilton champagne incident?

‘I think some foreign media are more sensitive about the topic than local media’ Lewis Hamilton of Great Britain and Mercedes GP celebrates on the podium. Photograph: Dan......

Spain made a mess of Davis Cup captain appointment: Murray

Britain’s Andy Murray believes Gala Leon's appointment as Spain's Davis Cup captain was handled "horribly". The British number one publicly congratulated Leon on Twitter when she was......

Miami Masters: Murray to face Ferrer in final

Britain’s Andy Murray fought back for a 6-7, 6-1, 6-2 win over France’s Richard Gasquet to reach the final of the Sony Open where he will face Spaniard David Ferrer on Sunday. Murray......

Gulf investors eye $2billion bid for Arsenal: report

A Middle Eastern consortium is poised to bid 1.5 billion pounds for full ownership of Britain’s Arsenal Football Club in the biggest-ever takeover of a soccer team, The Telegraph newspaper......

Bopanna-Fleming enter final of Open 13

Rohan Bopanna reached his first final of the season along with Great Britain’s Colin Fleming after outclassing Julian Knowle and Filip Polasek in straight sets at the ATP Open 13, in......
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Rupinder, Uthappa ignored for Hockey World League semi-final

Rupinder Pal Singh celebrates with his India team mates after scoring. Photograph: Hockey India Four key players, including ace drag-flicker... ...

http://www.rediff.com/sports/report/hockey-india-rupinder-uthappa-ignored-for-hockey-world-league-semi-final/20150526.htm
Formula One under pressure end alcohol sponsorship

Fernando Alonso of Spain and McLaren Honda sports an alcohol company sponsorship. Photograph: Mark Thompson/Getty Images Formula One was accused... ...

http://www.rediff.com/sports/report/formula-one-under-pressure-end-alcohol-sponsorship/20150522.htm
What is Monaco Grand Prix? Heaven or hell?

Bollywood actress Jacqueline Fernandez became the newest celebrity to become the face of the Monaco Grand Prix The billionaires, supermodels and... ...

http://www.rediff.com/sports/report/what-is-monaco-grand-prix-heaven-or-hell-formula-one-f1/20150522.htm
Iconic ancient city in Islamic State clutches

The fate of the UNESCO world heritage site of Palmyra seems to be tragically sealed as the Islamic State militia gained control of the Syrian city.... ...

http://www.rediff.com/news/report/pix-iconic-ancient-city-in-islamic-state-clutches/20150521.htm
Hungarian author edges out India's Amitav Ghosh to bag Man Booker prize

Hungarian author Laszlo Krasznahorkai has won Britain’s prestigious Man Booker International prize for his achievement in fiction as he... ...

http://www.rediff.com/news/report/hungarian-author-edges-out-indias-amitav-ghosh-to-bag-man-booker-prize/20150520.htm

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