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'The Indian soldiers adapted quickly and performed remarkably well'

'Many sepoys fought with distinction, winning some of the first Victoria Crosses to be awarded to Indians; and indeed, as in any army fighting under such inhumane conditions -- standing in the......

REWIND: Best moments from the month that was

Some of the best photographs, clicked across the globe in the month of January.   A girl kisses her father, a conscript, after a ceremony marking enrolment for new conscripts in the......

India's controversial godmen

The controversy over Sant Rampal and his army of followers taking the law into their hands has once again thrown the spotlight on the clout that India's godmen possess. Though health, well-being......

India's 10 most controversial gurus

The controversy over Sant Rampal and his army of followers taking the law into their hands has once again thrown the spotlight on the clout that India's godmen possess. Though health, well-being......

Vince Chhabria to be first Indian-origin federal judge in California

Notch up one more for the Indian American community, as Vince Chhabria is confirmed as a US federal judge.  The United State senate has confirmed Indian-American Vince Girdhari Chhabria as......

US multinationals to face more pain from strong dollar

The surging value of the US dollar may be posing the biggest threat to US corporate earnings since the 2008 financial crisis, hurting results at most US-based multinationals.  Some on Wall......

Fix age and wage issues before raising H-1B cap, argues visa's critic

Norman Matloff, professor of computer science at the University of California, Davis, believes that the US has enough highly skilled engineers and raising the cap on H-1B would hamper the wages of......

Record $600mn settlement in US insider trading case

Two Indian Americans are at the centre of a case, which resulted in a deal that brought $600 million to the Securities and Exchange Commission, the largest amount it got ever to settle an......

2G scam: What Anil Ambani told the PAC

Anil Ambani, chairman of the Anil Dhirubhai Ambani Group and a former Rajya Sabha Member of Parliament, was made to wait for over an hour by the Murli Manohar Joshi-led Public Accounts Committee......

Market correction? What's that?

A correction is a reality for stock market participants. It's discussed, debated analysed and forgotten when the uptrend resumes.But the term 'correction' is highly misunderstood in the market. And......

Review: The Imitation Game is well-performed but spineless

The Imitation Game is an unsubtle film that delivers exactly what you expect in the most predictable way, laments Raja Sen.Remember the first time you heard the last Pink Floyd album? No, not that......

Have you watched these great DVDs?

\\nThe biggest DVD and Blu-ray attraction this week is True Grit, the remake of the John Wayne classic that became a big hit for brothers Joel and Ethan Coen. The gritty, sparse but emotionally......

When stars misbehave!

Aphotographer rushed to the toileton the third floor of the Four Seasons Hotel on Sunday soon after a press conference at theToronto International Film Festivalended.A beefy looking manoutside the......

The X-Men are back

Three years after X-Men became a surprise international hit, grossing about $300 million -- and an additional $500 million in video and DVD rentals and sales -- producer 20th Century Fox feelsthe......

Hollywood loves Polanski again!

Hollywoodhas begun loving fugitive director Roman Polanski again,applauding his artistry and putting behindmemories of hisstatutory rape of a 13-year-old girl over 25 years ago.For weeks, the big......

Modern cricket is poorer with Anandji Dossa passing into the ages

Anandji Dossa. Photograph: Haresh Pandya Blessed with a computer-like brain and an elephantine memory, Anandji Dossa was a pioneer in compiling cricket statistics and scores. Haresh Pandya pays......

Chile send champions Spain packing, join Netherlands in last 16

Holders Spain were eliminated from the World Cup on Wednesday. A 2-0 Group B defeat by Chile brought an end to one of the greatest dynasties of the modern game. On the day when Spain's King Carlos......

Gay sprints to year's fastest 100m to defeat Gatlin

Tyson Gay overcame Olympic bronze medallist Justin Gatlin's quicker start and sped to the year's fastest 100 metres, clocking 9.75 seconds at the US trials for the World championships on Friday.......

NBA: Proud Celtics making stand against Knicks

It might be the last Celtics stand for the tandem of Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett but they showed their class and determination as Boston humbled the New York Knicks at Madison Square Garden on......

T20: West Indies stroll to easy victory over Australia

Johnson Charles smacked a half-century and West Indies tore through Australia’s batsmen with slow bowling to win their Twenty20 match by 27 runs in Brisbane on Wednesday. Charles, coming off......
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Five Incredibly Long Names In The World And The Not- So-Ordinary People Who Have Them

In our country sometimes we have come across people with long names. Like really long names! Sample this - Rajashekhara Chinnaswamy Muttuswamy... ...

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How independent is Independence?

N. Sathiya Moorthy 24 July 2015 Analysis For a nation celebrating the golden jubilee of the country's Independence, Maldives has been at... ...

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US STOCKS-Wall St sinks as tumbling China stocks stoke growth fears

* Chinese shares drop the most in eight years * Oil prices, commodities lower following China equity selloff * Dow hits lowest level in five... ...

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The Political Economy

In 3 Finance heads believe politics has the power to hurt more than ever before. It is time to step up the engagement The old adage good... ...

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Shashi Tharoor ask UK to pay India for 200 years of its colonial rule

Congress parliamentarian Shashi Tharoor's speech on underlining the fact that" Britain owes reparations to her former colonies" at Oxford Union... ...

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