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WTF News: It's Weird, True and Funny

Here's your weekly digest of the most weird, true and funny news from the across the world. >> Hedgehog-themed cafe in Tokyo to promote the animal’s softer side IMAGE: Two british......

Bengaluru executive behind IS Twitter ID arrested, confesses

In a major breakthrough, the alleged handler of the most influential pro-Islamic State Twitter account was arrested from an apartment in Bengaluru in the early hours of Saturday. Bengaluru-based......

STUNNING: Ever seen the Earth breathing?

Ever seen the Earth breathe? Well, John Nelson has just shown that it does. Here’s what Nelson, a GIS analyst with Michigan-based IDV Solutions, created using cloudless images from......

In PHOTOS: Queen Elizabeth's 60 years on throne

On Monday, Queen Elizabeth II marks the 60th year of her reign. Elizabeth Alexandra Mary ascended to the British throne on February 6, 1952, upon her father, George VI's sudden death. She received......

India must offer the Maldives statehood within the Union

The Maldives will be the nucleus of future security order in the Indian Ocean. Patently the Maldivians will have to migrate before the portended watery grave. Given what could happen by 2100, it......

Who is the key man of Mallya empire abroad?

An Indian origin attorney based in Switzerland is turning out to be a key man of Vijay Mallya’s empire abroad. Sixty-four-year-old Jay Vallabh is named director and authorised signatory in......

Black money: Action time now, warns Centre

With easy compliance window over for new law, FinMin looks at info, leads to nab black money holdersWith the three-month window for escaping prosecution and penal provisions of the stringent law on......

India signs info exchange pact with 2 tax havens

To help in its efforts to crack down on suspected black money stashed abroad, India has entered into an information exchange pact with Saint Kitts and Nevis, a two-island Carribean country,......

Black money: OECD unveils automatic info exchange framework

In a major development in the fight against black money, multilateral grouping OECD on Monday unveiled a 'single global standard' for automatic exchange of financial account information by......

A trip to the moon? Shell out 100 million pounds

Wish to travel to the Moon? Shell out 100 million pounds.A British firm has unveiled plans to send passengers into lunar orbit for a 100 million pounds fare.The first voyages -- aboard Russian......

David Bowie's superstar life, in pictures

After battling cancer for 18 months, legendary singer David Bowie passed away on January 10 at the age of 69. Bowie was regarded as one of the most successful artists of the 20th century.......

28 Weeks Later is infectious

A widespread epidemic found wings on the internet, when it was announced that a Hollywood studio would produce the sequel to the independent cult classic, neo-gritty zombie thriller, 28 Days Later......

Take a bow Om Puri, OBE

Ace actor Om Puri was presented with an honorary Order of the British Empire for his contribution to the British film industry at a ceremony at the British Council auditorium in Mumbai on......

Sexier, smarter Lara Croft returns

To saythe sequel Lara Croft Tomb Raider: The Cradle of Life is far better than the first film, might not mean much to those who disliked the first one. The truth is that director Jan De Bont's......

Murray splits with coach Mauresmo

IMAGE: Andy Murray and his coach Amelie Mauresmo during a practice session at the Australian Open at Melbourne Park, Australia, on January 22, 2016 . Photograph: Vipin Pawar / ISL/SPORTZPICS Andy......

Britain counting on Murrays to bring home elusive Davis Cup

IMAGE: Britain's Andy Murray addresses a news conference ahead of the Davis Cup final against Belgium. Photograph: Francois Lenoir/Reuters Britain will attempt to win the Davis Cup for the......

Brazil legend Ronaldo gets ISL invite

Brazilian football legend Ronaldo could soon make his maiden visit to India. The ‘original Ronaldo’ has been invited by his former national and Real Madrid teammate Roberto Carlos to be......

Cardiff to host 2017 Champions League final

Liverpool’s Michael Owen scores during the AXA sponsored 2001 FA Cup final against Arsenal at the Millennium Stadium, in Cardiff. Photograph: Ben Radford/ALLSPORT/Getty Images......

Mumbai City FC set to sign former France striker Anelka for ISL

Nicolas Anelka could be a part of the Indian Super League football tournament as Mumbai City FC's negotiations with the former France and Chelsea striker are at an "advanced" stage, it was reported......
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The dead are talking to us about climate change

Earlier this week I was at a museum in Toronto, watching an archaeologist tenderly handle the hilt of a British naval officer's sword recovered... ...

http://www.gqindia.com/get-smart/pop-culture/the-dead-are-talking-to-us-about-climate-change/
Before Wales take on N Ireland, here are 5 classic all-British clashes

Wales and Northern Ireland face off in an all-British showdown at Parc des Princes in Paris on Saturday with a place in the Euro 2016 quarterfinals... ...

http://m.hindustantimes.com/uefa-euro-cup/before-wales-take-on-n-ireland-here-are-5-classic-all-british-clashes/story-8w3ug52NwAnk2GN1ezymvO.html
How to read the popular will

One-time referendums aren't enough to decide matters of great import. That is why democratic constitutionalism institutionalises checks and... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/opinion/lead/how-to-read-the-popular-will/article8784944.ece
British Queen's estate value touches record £12 billion

29 June 2016, London, PTI Britain's Queen Elizabeth II is set for a 2.8 million pounds pay increase next year as her Crown Estate's value... ...

http://www.millenniumpost.in/NewsContent.aspx?NID=305340
Iceland Celebrates Sending England Home From Euro 2016

Iceland's forward Kolbeinn Sigthorsson celebrates after scoring the goal during Euro 2016 Round of 16 football match against England at the Allianz... ...

http://sports.ndtv.com/euro-2016/news/260134-euro-2016-iceland-celebrates-sending-england-home

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