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Home of the strange: The incredibly bizarre world!

15 photographs that prove we live in an odd, odd world! A cosplay fan poses in character as an alien at the London Film and Comic-Con in London, Britain. Photograph: Neil Hall/Reuters A......

TOP moments of the week that was

Here's a glimpse of all that happened around the world last week.   A host reacts on stage as exiled Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama sneaks up behind her during his first public......

The absolutely bizarre photo album

Here's your weekly digest of bizarre moments from around the world. Image: An aerial view taken from a sea plane shows Swiss pilot and original Jetman Yves Rossy (front) and Vince Reffett flying......

Quake aftermath: 'For us, it is like Delhi losing Qutub Minar'

For people living in Kathmandu, the destruction of the iconic Dharhara Tower, was not just a physical loss, but also loss of the nation's tangible cultural history, robbing it of its architectural......

Rescuers race against time, fear reigns in quake-hit Nepal

  Image: A family rush for safety during a strong aftershock after an earthquake, in Kathmandu, Nepal. Photograph: Adnan Abidi/Reuters Racing against time, rescuers on Sunday waded through......

Modinomics: Indianised capitalism is the need of the hour

The temptation to rehash Manmohanomics is not going to deliver the achche-din that Narendra Modi has promised, warns Sriram Balasubramanian. The recent race related incidents in the United States......

New legal challenge to Adani's Aus coal mine project

The Wangan and Jagalingou people, indigenous landowners, said if Adani group goes ahead with its project their vast traditional lands and ancient connection to the country would......

World's 10 best cities to live in

Image: Five-month old African elephant calf Tuluba and its mother Numbi eat some snow in their enclosure at Schoenbrunn zoo in Vienna. Photograph: Reuters     Vienna is the......

Hyderabad, Pune are India's best cities to live in

Image: Devotees carry a statue of the Hindu elephant god Ganesh for immersion in the sea in Mumbai. Photograph: Punit Paranjpe/Reuters     A rapid rise in population has triggered a......

There's little proof that acche din has arrived for India

Because of India's weak fiscal position, the plethora of debt-burdened infrastructure companies and the poor asset quality of public sector banks, economic growth in 2015-16 may be limited to about......

Figo hopes World Cup expansion plan can gain Asia support

FIFA presidential candidate Luis Figo will hope to convince delegates at this week's Asian Football Confederation Congress that a vote for him would boost the region's chances of more places in......

Sports Shorts: Zidane coaching ban overturned

Zinedine Zidane of Real Madrid. Photograph: Alex Livesey/Getty Images Zinedine Zidane has had a three-month ban for coaching Real Madrid's B team without the correct licence overturned on appeal,......

Prince Ali criticises FIFA over Middle East treatment

FIFA vice president Prince Ali Bin Al-Hussein has criticised soccer's world governing body FIFA for banning Iraq from hosting home internationals and called upon the organisation to do more for......

Games security stayed in shadows, kept focus on sport

From ordinary police on the beat to the shadows of Britain's security establishment, the sighs of relief are almost audible. Terrorism is an act of theatre, an adage goes, but thanks to firm and......

Al-Fayed may sell Fulham

Mohamed al-Fayed, owner of Harrods, is planning to sell Fulham F.C., the football club he owns in the capital, sources familiar with the situation said. In 1997, Egyptian-born Al-Fayed, whose son......
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Forget China, India Should Look To Indonesia

The discourse on Asia's so-called rise is dominated by comparisons of China and India, countries whose vast populations and buoyant economies have... ...

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Well of history

Well of history Saturday, 01 August 2015 | Shrabasti Mallik Shrabasti Mallik traces back the lost waters of Delhi and wonders if they can... ...

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12 stops, 50 markets

Markets embody living traditions—they are windows to local culture and markers of a point or two in history, but they are also constantly... ...

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Tecate Wraps Up Summer of Soccer With Two-Day Event Beginning With A Fan Fest And Ending With Chivas Del..

/PRNewswire/ --Today, Tecate announced the conclusion to its summer of soccer a two-day event honoring its Mexican-American consumers through... ...

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What's the big deal with Iran?

Iran, which prides itself on being the natural leader of the world’s shia muslims, treats a tiny part of India, Lucknow, as its very own. The... ...

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