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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......

Massive earthquake robs Nepal of its UNESCO World Heritage

The landmark Dharhara Tower. Photograph: ‏@girl_iowagirl20/Twitter Beyond colossal loss of human lives, if there is anything perhaps equally overwhelming in Nepal's earthquake tragedy, it is......

'Islamic State wants to terrorise the world'

'No other terror organisation has valued popular consensus as Islamic State does -- instead of repressing people, IS wants to gain their support. This is a major innovation in terrorism,' terrorism......

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......

Can India crack the Russian market?

Trade sanctions on Russia by Europe and the US offer an opportunity for India, but the devaluation of the rouble may play spoilsport A team of Russia’s phyto-sanitary watchdog,......

Mistry takes tough calls while opting for continuity

The Tata group chief, who completes his second year in office on Sunday, has gone in for write-downs and sell-offs while committing $35 billion in new investments; TCS still ace in the pack Cyrus......

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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9 ventures from expat entrepreneurs giving their best shot in the Indian startup boom

You know that India is in the midst of a startup boom when a motley bunch of foreign entrepreneurs (and non-resident Indians) band together to form... ...

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A Major Revision of the CISRCP Program

The CISRCP update is designed to keep pace with evolving job roles and new requirements for risk and compliance management after the financial... ...

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The person who speaks the least in Cabinet meetings is the Prime Minister

Maneesh Sharma is an MP from Gautam Buddha Nagar in Uttar Pradesh, a crucial constituency located next door to the Capital. Why Mahesh Sharma... ...

http://indianexpress.com/article/india/politics/the-person-who-speaks-the-least-in-cabinet-meetings-is-the-prime-minister/
From Austria to Australia, Eurovision …

VIENNA (Reuters) - A slice of Swedish electro-pop, Italian 'popera' and a pop star from Australia, about as far from Europe as you can get, are... ...

https://in.news.yahoo.com/austria-australia-eurovision-casts-net-wide-60th-123110311.html
Mandarin Oriental Joint Venture To Acquire Hotel Ritz, Madrid

Mandarin Oriental International Limited (Mandarin Oriental) announced today that it is to acquire the Hotel Ritz, Madrid (the Hotel) for €130... ...

http://www.travelandtourworld.com/news/article/mandarin-oriental-joint-venture-acquire-hotel-ritz-madrid/

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