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How tribal factions are causing states across West Asia to unravel

When I was a young lecturer at the University of Oxford’s ChristChurch, the eminent British historian Hugh Trevor-Roper befriended me. In one of our conversations, on being asked......

Indian-origin student takes on UK universities on gender segregation

An Indian-origin student at Cambridge University has challenged a move by British universities to allow "voluntary" gender segregation at Muslim meetings on campuses across the country. Radha......

British varsity welcomes Pranab's election as Prez

A leading British University -- the University of Wolverhampton -- has welcomed the election of veteran politician and one of its honorary graduates Pranab Mukherjee as the new President of India.......

'God did not create the universe'

God didn't create the universe -- it was actually a result of the inevitable laws of physics, British physicist Prof Stephen Hawking has concluded.In his latest book, The Grand Design, Hawking......

'India is respectful of its history'

Cambridge University historian Piers Brendon's provocative and highly readable book The Decline and Fall of the British Empire, 1781-1997 looks at one of the greatest and most diverse empires in......

UK rejects appeal on student visa curbs

The British government on Wednesday rejected an appeal by nearly 70 top university heads to review changes to the student visa regime that is likely to put off students from India and other non-EU......

British Airways woos Indian students

To woo Indian students seeking admissions in various universities and educational institutions overseas, especially in the UK and US, British Airways on Monday announced a special offer for such......

How the British Royals blew taxpayers' money

Brit taxpayers had to dole out pound 250,000 for a makeover of Princess Beatrice's university digs, stated a bill revealed by the Queen on June 29.The fund was used to redecorate a private four-bed......

Now brain drain from Britain to India

Professionals and graduates from elite British universities are making a beeline for India, thanks to its booming economy, closer trade relations between the two countries and numerous job......

Indian students in UK can now work for 2 years

Indian students pursuing education in British universities can now work in the UK for two years after completing their courses, instead of one year as allowed earlier.Starting from Monday, students......

Why Bajirao Mastani has upset two families

Sanjay Leela Bhansali's Bajirao Mastani has ruffled quite a few feathers among the descendants of the Peshwa and his Muslim wife. Sanjay Leela Bhansali's passion project has faced many a hurdle.......

'Indian filmmakers make art even when they aren't thinking they are making art'

'I personally consider Indian cinema as one of the most creative and powerful forms of cinematic expression in the world.' 'An average Indian film is 10 times better than a costly American......

Raising a bowler hat to Saeed Jaffrey

'He played all his roles with a characteristic elan and amiability: He looked like a clever, all-knowing, winking Super Mario, gloriously grey around the edges. Irresistible, really.' Raja Sen......

Shashi Kapoor's good looks helped launch Saeed Jaffrey's film career in India

'Once Attenborough had locked the shot, Jaffrey turned to Amitabh and told him in a very controlled but stern voice that he should never talk to an actor in between takes.' Aseem Chhabra remembers......

The Best Films of Saeed Jaffrey

Saeed Jaffrey lives on through his versatile body of work. Joie de vivre distinguishes the refined, infectious charisma of international actor Saeed Jaffrey. Whether playing an aristocrat or a......

No fairytale ending for Terry at Chelsea

Chelsea captain Terry to leave at end of season IMAGE: Chelsea’s John Terry acknowledges the fans. Photograph: Thananuwat Srirasant/Getty Images Chelsea captain John Terry will leave the......

Cairns trial: 'It's time to move on and focus on cricket'

McCullum 'comfortable' with Cairns trial evidence IMAGE: In older, happier times: Brendon McCullum, right, watches Chris Cairns as he examines a cricket ball. Photograph: Phil Walter/Getty Images......

WADA considering banning countries of dope-tainted athletes

The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) is considering a blanket ban on countries whose athletes regularly dope in the wake of a series of damaging blows for the sport in recent days, according to its......

Lord Patel is first British-Asian appointee to ECB

Professor Lord Kamlesh Patel of Bradford, an OBE and a leading voice on health, social care and community cohesion in the UK, has become the first British Asian to join the England and Wales......

Ashes: Where are the players of the 2005 series now?

England won the Ashes for the first time since 1987 in 2005. It was the greatest series in the history of the game, but what has become of those Australian and English players a decade on? Read on......
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Larger destabilisation plot in JNU spectacle

All this hullabaloo at the Jawaharlal Nehru University was an agenda of the communists to align with Islamic extremism, gain wider support from the... ...

http://www.dailypioneer.com/columnists/edit/larger-destabilisation-plot-in-jnu-spectacle.html
JNU row snowballs into political free-for-all; BJP, Oppn trade charges

The arrest of a Jawaharlal Nehru University student leader on sedition charges snowballed into a political free-for-all on Saturday with Opposition... ...

http://m.hindustantimes.com/india/jnu-row-snowballs-into-political-free-for-all-bjp-oppn-trade-charges/story-z1o5m0fO59AUkeLiOugT9N.html
Online petition for restoration of minority character of Aligarh Muslim University

Top Stories Mr. Maskoor Ahmad Usmani, a Medical student of Aligarh Muslim University has launched an online petition for restoration of... ...

http://www.siasat.com/news/online-petition-restoration-minority-character-aligarh-muslim-university-917070/
Two civilians, suspected rebel killed in Indian Kashmir

Two civilians were killed and several wounded during protests in the restive Indian-administered Kashmir Sunday, after a gun fight broke out... ...

https://in.news.yahoo.com/two-civilians-suspected-rebel-killed-143659777.html
Unidentified body recovered at Nagrota Bagwan in HP

Dharamshala, Feb 14 (UNI) Police recovered an unidentified body on Massal Road at Nagrota Bagwan this morning, police said here. Nagrota Bagwan... ...

http://www.uniindia.com/unidentified-body-recovered-at-nagrota-bagwan-in-hp/states/news/381388.html

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