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UK PM celebrates Diwali at 10 Downing Street

For the first time, British Prime Minister Gordon Brown on Friday celebrated Diwali at 10 Downing Street, as the Labour leader and his wife lit a lamp placed amid idols of Lord Rama, Krishna from......

Ex-UK PM aide Coulson jailed for 18 months for phone hacking

Andy Coulson, a former aide of British Prime Minister David Cameron, was on Friday sentenced to 18 months in jail for his involvement in the highly controversial phone-hacking scandal that rocked......

Chennai building collapse exposes unscientific methods of construction

The collapse of an under-construction 11-storey building in Chennai which claimed 42 lives should serve as a wake-up call for the housing sector to have a regulatory mechanism for the construction......

BJP, SP raise eyebrows over UP governor's outreach

Newly-appointed UP Governor Aziz Qureshi’s decision to throw open the gates of Lucknow Raj Bhavan to the common man has clearly irked ruling Samajwadi Party and staunch rival BJP. Sharat......

Who has to learn whose language now?

Equations have changed in the new India. If the ’60 and the ’70s saw migration of people from South India to North India, it is the reverse right now. And without understanding this new......

Markets decline on caution ahead of the Union Budget

The markets ended lower amid volatile trading session as the domestic and global investors turn cautious ahead of the Union Budget to be presented by the Finance Minister tomorrow in the......

Jaitley may peg FY15 fiscal deficit at 4.3%

Foreign brokerage Goldman Sachs on Monday said it expects new Finance Minister Arun Jaitley to peg the fiscal deficit target for FY15 at 4.3 per cent, up from the 4.1 per cent stated by his......

Sensex surges 138 pts to end at record closing peak

Benchmark share indices ended at record closing highs, amid a volatile trading session on Monday, with IT majors leading the gains ahead of Infosys' first quarter earnings due on Friday. Further,......

Sensex ends flat amid choppy trade; Nifty above 7,500

Benchmark indices ended flat, amid a choppy trading session, as investors turned cautious on concerns that the weak monsoon would further accelerate inflation while the continuing crisis in Iraq......

Sensex reclaims 25,000; metal shares zoom

Markets have recovered from days low but continue to dwindle in red weighed down by Index heavyweights ITC and Infosys.The 30-share Sensex was down 209 points and  the 50-share Nifty was down......

Review: Naan Than Bala disappoints

Vivek’s Naan Than Bala directed by Kannan is a highly melodramatic tale of friendship between a righteous temple priest and a hardcore killer, says  S Saraswathi. Actor......

Review: Fugly is a pathetic waste of time

Fugly is a trainwreck, says Raja Sen.Take a dash of Dil Chahta Hai. Throw in liberal doses of Shaitan, add several tablespoonfuls of Fukrey, with a climactic heap of Rang De Basanti on top.......

The World Before The Indian Woman

In the documentary The World Before Her, a young girl has to submit to the will of her father for a most gut-wrenching reason: 'He let me live… I am a girl… but he let me live.'......

Review: Ankhon Dekhi is brilliant but for the discerning viewer

Ankhon Dekhi's real star is Sanjay Mishra, says Sukanya Verma Very few films concern themselves with questions. Most of them are too eager to provide inspiration or make statements. But in Rajat......

Review: Bewakoofiyaan tries to be too many things at once

Bewakoofiyaan never really establishes its chief motive, says Sukanya Verma after watching the film.Bewakoofiyan tries to be too many things at once.Is it a date movie about a happy-go-lucky boy......

Brazil shocked, angered by Neymar's back injury

Neymar's exit from the World Cup due to a back injury left Brazilians shocked and angered on Friday, darkening the mood after the hosts' 2-1 win over Colombia in the quarter-finals had sparked......

World Cup chit-chat: Sao Paulo metro strike suspended, but fears loom

Subway workers late on Monday suspended a strike that crippled traffic in Brazil's biggest city, but warned they could resume their walkout on Thursday, when Sao Paulo hosts the first game of the......

World Cup chit-chat: Brazil's Ronaldo urges crackdown on vandals

Former Brazil soccer star Ronaldo said on Thursday authorities must crack down if violent protests break out during the World Cup and urged police to "bring down the clubs" on vandals. Strikes and......

World Cup chit-chat: FIFA's Valcke plays down security fears

FIFA have downplayed security concerns for fans travelling to Brazil for the World Cup despite violent clashes between police and local residents of a favela this week. Two people were killed in a......

20 yrs on: The day Senna grabbed F1's attention

While Formula One remembers Ayrton Senna on the 20th anniversary of his death at Imola, happier memories of another race 10 years earlier highlight just why the great Brazilian is still so sorely......
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Ukraine Clashes Kill 18 Civilians, Nix Putin Talks

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