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Tributes paid to Indian World War I veterans

India has paid tribute to the 1.5 million Indian soldiers in the UK who fought along with British troops during the First World War India's High Commissioner to the UK, Ranjan Mathai noted there......

UK defence secretary honours India's World War I soldiers

British Defence Secretary M Fallon on Thursday laid a wreath at the war memorial at India Gate to commemorate India's contribution during World War I. According to media reports, Fallon, who is on......

PHOTOS: 69 years after world's DEADLIEST attack

Hiroshima, the Japanese town where the atomic bomb was first dropped in 1945 during the World War II, commemorated the 69th anniversary of the bombing Wednesday at the city’s Peace Memorial......

World War I centenary: Indian soldiers honoured

The United Nations has commemorated the centenary of World War I, lauding the courage and sacrifice of soldiers including over a million from India, and underscored the importance of reconciliation......

PM proposes global 'no-first-use' convention on N-weapons

Pitching for a nuclear weapon free world, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Wednesday proposed a global convention for 'no-first-use' of atomic arsenal to make the world a safer place. While noting......

The Great War, online

The telecom, the internet, the media industry worldwide is currently organised not that differently from 1914 Europe, says Ajit Balakrishnan. It is possible that we will all look back a year from......

Samsung launches world's first smartphone with curved screen

Samsung Electronics Co Ltd on Wednesday launched the world's first smartphone with a curved display, a variant of the Galaxy Note which moves the Asian giant a step closer to achieving wearable......

World's top consumers of electricity

At the world level, electricity consumption fell by 1.5 per cent during 2009, for the first time since World War II. Except in Asia and the Middle East, consumptions dropped across the......

8 shocks that await India, global economy

The global economy may have just limped out of the worst recession since World War II as governments tried to spur consumer demand by lowering interest rates to record lows and pouring trillions of......

How earthquake, tsunami have hit Japan's economy

Japan's worst nightmare has become a reality. As it faces the biggest crisis since World War II, initial estimates peg the country's economic loss at a whopping $170 billion. Experts say the actual......

Review: World War Z is predictable

World War Z is only for Brad Pitt fans, writes Norma Godinho.After years of fighting aliens, Hollywood’s latest obsession is taking on zombies. Movie-goers have taken well to films based on......

Billy Crystal, Hugh Jackman, Frank Sinatra: Top 10 Oscar hosts

Oscar 2015 host Neil Patrick Harris has several big shoes to fill in. Neil Patrick Harris is an extraordinary performer, one who has not just played iconic television characters Doogie Howser and......

'I never owned even a suit before the Oscars'

Three films and one TV show old Suraj Sharma is glad that an acting career means he is not behind a desk. Aseem Chhabra/ Rediff.com finds out that despite a life that can be heady Suraj......

Nina! The 'spy' with designs on India

Annet Mahendru -- the half-Indian making waves in the hit American show The Americans -- tells Archana Masih/Rediff.com about her love for Bollywood, dal-chawal and playing a Russian spy. Image:......

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......

Mayweather calm in face of 'woman beater' taunts

Eight-time World champion Floyd Mayweather refused to be drawn into a war of words at the final news conference for his WBC welterweight title clash with Robert Guerrero on Wednesday, despite being......

Aus Open: Azarenka beats stubborn Kuznetsova to make semis

Defending champion Victoria Azarenka won a first-set war of attrition before crushing Svetlana Kuznetsova 7-5, 6-1 to march into the semi-finals of the Australian Open on Wednesday. The World No.......

2012: 'Old war horses' rule the roost in squash

Dipika Pallikal broke into the world top 10, Saurav Ghosal celebrated the biggest PSA World Tour title win of his career and Joshna Chinappa claimed her maiden WISPA title at home as 'old......

Former Germany forward Haller dead

Former Germany striker Helmut Haller, who scored in the 1966 World Cup final and was one of the first German footballers to carve out a career in Italy, has died at the age of 73, his home club......

World T20: Afghanistan seek to boost war-torn homeland

Rising from the ruins of war to challenge the world's cricketing establishment, Afghanistan's rag-tag team hope to inspire the conflict-ravaged nation with a strong showing at the Twenty20 World......
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Fresh soldier deaths rattle Ukraine truce

Ukraine said on Friday three soldiers had been killed, the first fatalities in several days in the war-torn east, as a shaky truce with pro-Russian... ...

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Press Availability With President of Liberia Ellen Johnson Sirleaf

African Press Organization 2015-02-27 WASHINGTON, February 27, 2015/African Press Organization (APO)/ -- Press Availability John Kerry... ...

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The last burra memsahib

Sir Edward Barnes by William Salter Satyajit Ray astonished me at our first meeting. I had trotted out various Santiniketan connections I... ...

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Britain's Sean Bean, Brazil's Fernanda Montenegro win Emmys

Bean, best known for his roles in The Lord of the Rings and Game of Thrones, won the best actor award for his role in an episode of the crime... ...

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No Good Men Among the Living

A street scene in Kabul. Photo: Daniel Berehulak/ When troops from more than 40 countries, led by the world's most powerful nation, join hands... ...

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