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Sikh cop makes history in Texas, to be first to wear turban

An Indian-American Sikh is set to become the first police officer in the state of Texas, US to serve while keeping his Sikh articles of faith, including a turban and beard. Patrol deputy Sandeep......

Mr Verma comes to India

Richard Rahul Verma, the first Indian American to serve as US Ambassador to New delhi, quips that surviving the first month in India is his first goal. Aziz Haniffa/Rediff.com, the only journalist......

WTF News: It's Weird, True and Funny

This week’s digest of stories that are weird and crazy! 1) People in Japan are taking wine baths and we want in   At the end of a hard day do you unwind with a glass of wine and a......

A P J Abdul Kalam: All human beings carry divinity inside themselves

'This can lift us out of confusion, misery, melancholy and failure, and indeed guide us when it is contacted.' 'For us to ignite our spirituality, we need to look inward and transcend our egos. We......

Congress leaders stoke controversy with remarks on Yakub's hanging

Stoking a controversy, Congress leader Digvijay Singh on said the credibility of government and judiciary was at stake after the "urgency" shown in Yakub Memon's case while his party MP Shashi......

BNP Paribas acquires broking firm Sharekhan for over Rs 2,000 crore

  French banking major BNP Paribas on Thursday reached an agreement with the shareholders of Sharekhan to acquire 100 per cent equity stake in the Indian brokerage for an undisclosed amount.......

Microfinancier Bandhan is banking on people's trust

At the lowest strata of Bandhan’s MFI operations are credit officers, who don’t require much formal education, except a class 12 certificate.   When Bandhan, India’s largest......

Anshu Jain gets clean chit on charges of lying to German regulator

But other allegations against Jain, Deutsche Bank still being evaluated by the regulator Anshu Jain, former co-chief executive of Deutsche Bank, has been given a clean chit by German financial......

What makes these 10 companies the best to work for in India

Image: RMSI is India’s best company to work for. Photograph, courtesy: RMSI     Companies come in all kinds. There are some who keep a hawkish eye over its employees, banning......

Banks reopen, first repayments start as Greece aims for return to normal

Their reopening followed Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras' reluctant acceptance of a tough package of bailout demands from European partners Greece reopened its banks and started the process of......

Happy Birthday Sanjay Dutt!

A look at the top tweets from your favourite Bollywood celebrities: Sanjay Dutt, who is currently serving his prison sentence, turns 56 on July 29.Ajay Devgn posted a picture of them......

Federer, Sharapova shine as 8 seeds fail to sprout

Maria Sharapova serves in her first round match against Petra Martic of Croatia at Melbourne Park on Monday. Photograph: Clive Brunskill/Getty Images Roger Federer and Maria Sharapova glittered......

Meet the lady who caused first major upset at Australian Open

Lucie Hradecka of the Czech Republic serves in her first round match against Ana Ivanovic of Serbia. Photograph: Clive Brunskill/Getty Images For about 20 minutes on Monday, Lucie Hradecka felt......

Enticing Federer vs Nadal awaits in second season of IPTL

International Premier Tennis League Founder & Managing Director, Mahesh Bhupathi addresses media alongwith Gulshan Jhurani, Co-owner Indian Aces. Photograph: PTI The apprehensions attached with a......

Barca's youth eager to make most of opportunities during transfer ban

FC Barcelona's Lionel Messi celebrates with teammate Rafinha (left). Photograph: Juan Manuel Serrano Arce/Getty Images Barcelona’s famed youth academy has taken a back seat to big-name......

FIRST LOOK: Ashwin presented Arjuna Award

India's sports minister Sarbananda Sonowal, right, presents the Arjuna award to Ravichandran Ashwin. Photograph: Twitter India off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin was presented the Arjuna award,......
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Smile a while

Avanti Kaul After a very long time, weekend was spent watching television. Often on most weekends it is about grocery shopping, music, sports and... ...

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'rasagolas' are not Bengali after all

Bengalis have had to endure many losses since Independence: the loss of their pre-eminent status in the politics, industry and culture in India,... ...

http://m.firstpost.com/living/unkindest-cut-rasagolas-not-bengali-2375514.html
Patia in the wild West

Four years ago on Christmas, Ryna Karnik gifted her American mother-in-law a booklet of recipes belonging to the Zoroastrian tradition she hails... ...

http://www.mid-day.com/articles/patia-in-the-wild-west/16419189
Is the new IT superfood invading Mumbai's menus worth the price?

Chef Aditi Keni at Hungry Traveller Café at Khar multimedia centre, the Hive, is making a noodle salad. In a mixing bowl go blanched noodles,... ...

http://www.mid-day.com/articles/is-the-new-it-superfood-invading-mumbais-menus-worth-the-price/16419187
Iraq's Jon Stewart combats jihadists with satire

Two men with fake beards walk into a bar and ask for orange juice and "halal" water, with a wink and a smile to the barman who promptly serves them... ...

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