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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......

UK to launch world's biggest nuclear submarine

The British Navy is all set to launch its biggest-ever nuclear submarine that can fire guided missiles to pulverise an enemy more than 1,600 km away. The super-sub, called HMS Ambush, has a huge......

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......

Vodafone-like deals will be taxed, maintains Pranab

Amid international and domestic pressure against taxing the Vodafone-Hutchison deal, Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee on Tuesday ruled out budging from his stand on retrospective amendments to the......

2G probe: ED-CBI team to visit British Virgin Islands

A joint team of the Enforcement Directorate and the CBI will travel to the tax haven nation of British Virgin Islands in connection with its probe against various entities in the 2G spectrum......

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......

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......

Footballer Chopra ready to give up British passport to play for India

Michael Chopra. Photograph: Paul Thomas/Getty Images Former Newcastle United striker Michael Chopra is ready to surrender his British passport to represent the country of his origin, India, and......

Sports Shorts: France's World Cup winner Trezeguet signs up for Indian Super League

Former France and Juventus striker David Trezeguet followed compatriot Robert Pires by becoming the latest overseas recruit for India's new franchise-based soccer league on a one-year deal with......

Olympic opener showcases Britain's musical melange

It's not a concert, Danny Boyle stressed. It's about the athletes. In a very real way, though, the director of the Olympic opening ceremony was wrong. While sports are the heart of the Olympics,......

London 2012: Flame to land at Culdrose military base

The flame for this year's London Olympics, scheduled to arrive in Britain on May 18, will land at a military base in Cornwall before starting the torch relay that will end with the Games' opening......
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MSC Splendida becomes the largest and the most lavish cruise ship ever to homeport in Hamburg

MSC Cruises, the world's largest privately-owned cruise line and the market leader in the Mediterranean and South America, celebrated the maiden... ...

http://www.travelandtourworld.com/news/article/msc-splendida-becomes-largest-lavish-cruise-ship-ever-homeport-hamburg/
The BBC has chosen its new 'Top Gear' hosts

Tristan Fewings/ Jodie Kidd The BBC has reportedly selected its "dream team" for the next season of its hit car show, "Top Gear." According to... ...

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Mexican Crab Mayonnaise & Deep-Fried Duck Egg

It's time to dive into spring cooking with two seasonal treats that look almost as good as they taste. Now that May is upon us, tomatoes from the... ...

http://m.food.ndtv.com/food-drinks/recipe-mexican-crab-mayonnaise-deep-fried-duck-egg-760330
Blur Magic Whips up a Storm

/PRNewswire/ -- ' They ' ve only gone and made a masterpiece ' - The Sunday Times ' Blur have returned with inspiration… a seductive set... ...

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Mark Cavendish in awards ceremony mix-up

ISTANBUL: British sprint ace Mark Cavendish had to be told by the bodyguards of Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan to return to the podium... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/sports/more-sports/cycling/Mark-Cavendish-in-awards-ceremony-mix-up/articleshow/47139189.cms

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