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The life and legacy of Lee Kuan Yew

Lee Kuan Yew, Singapore's founding father and first prime minister, passed away on Monday at the age of 91. Yew's passing has reminded the world of his substantive influence on Singapore. The......

Lee Kuan Yew, Singapore's founding father, dies at 91

Former prime minister Lee Kuan Yew during the LKY School of Public Policy 7th anniversary dialogue session in September 2011. Photograph: Tim Chong/Reuters  Lee Kuan Yew, Singapore's......

SHOCKING: Teen's body found on railway tracks after she denied order to lick spit

The naked body of a girl, who tried to save her father from being beaten by locals for failing to pay for a rented tractor at a village meeting and then refusing to follow a kangaroo......

Will hang ourselves from same tree: Father of Badaun victim

Accusing police of destroying vital evidence, the father of one of the two teen-aged cousins, who were found hanging from a mango tree in Badaun, on Saturday threatened that the family members......

Father of techie found dead in Mumbai meets Shinde

Father of a woman software engineer, whose burnt body was found on the outskirts of Mumbai, on Friday met Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde and demanded justice, saying no parent should have to face......

How women-friendly are Indian workplaces?

India's still male-dominated corporate environment wittingly and unwittingly contrives to put women employees on the back foot in myriad imperceptible ways, notes Kanika Datta.  Image: Sexual......

What connects Flipkart and extra-terrestrial life?

How much do you know Russian billionaire Yuri Milner, who has invested $ 100 million in a project to find extra-terrestrial life? Image: Russian billionaire Yuri Milner with wife Julia. Photograph......

The man who cost Greece billions

Once again Alexis Tsipras (see left) was struggling to make a decision. For hours on July 13, the Greek prime minister and Europe's leaders had been trying to thrash out a new deal to bail out......

Surinder Kapur, the star of India's auto parts industry

Surinder Kapur’s relentless pursuit of quality made Kapur a highly efficient manufacturer of automobile components, notes Bhupesh Bhandari. Image: Surinder Kapur was the biggest proponent of......

Suzuki Motor CEO names son to succeed him as president

Suzuki Motor Corp's 85-year-old CEO Osamu Suzuki named his eldest son as the new president of Japan's fourth-biggest automaker, easing investor concerns over the firm's succession plan and boosting......

Meet the writer who features in Forbes magazine

A lowdown on what's going on in the Telugu film industry. Image: Baahubali director SS Rajamouli with his father K V Vijayendra Prasad. Photograph: SS Rajamouli/Facebook Veteran......

'It was difficult to shoot in a bikini'

'Initially, I was worried how the Calendar Girls would gel. But we bonded on screen and off.' 'On the sets, we were very mischievous. We were called the Calendar Girls School Girls! Madhur sir was......

'I will marry Shraddha off after three years'

'My stay in Mumbai was taken care of by Vinod Khanna, food by Daisy Irani, work was provided by Feroz Khan, and Sunil Dutt paid me without my doing any work.' 'My wife is 12 years younger than me.......

'I wanted to understand what happened to Amy and why'

'It was impossible to please everyone with Amy Winehouse's story because it is complicated and dark. Everyone has his or her own version of what was going on and I found myself caught in the middle......

'I am a big fan of Rohit Shetty and his Golmaal films'

'We have tried to make a good film as newcomers and if it receives appreciation that’ll be very good for us' 'While Bollywood has a huge reserve of good directors, there are only a few decent......

Dutch teen footballers jailed for kicking linesman to death

A Dutch court found six teenage footballers and a player's father guilty on Monday of beating an amateur linesman to death, an incident that shocked the nation and prompted soul-searching over......

F1 driver Jules Bianchi dies nine months after crash

France's Jules Bianchi shelters from the rain during drivers parade prior to the Japanese Formula One Grand Prix at Suzuka Circuit, before his unfortunate crash. Photograph: Clive Rose/Getty......

Justice R M Lodha: Law is in his DNA

Justice R M Lodha's attribution of guilt to the owners of IPL teams, rather than to individuals, has laid out the law of command and responsibility, responsibility by virtue of ownership of......

Father 'less optimistic' about Bianchi recovering

Jules Bianchi of France and Marussia. Photograph: Clive Rose/Getty Images The father of French Formula One driver Jules Bianchi says he is "less optimistic" that his son will recover from the......

'Whatever Sumit has achieved is because of Mahesh'

Suresh Nagal is a proud father. An ecstatic Nagal was finding it difficult to express his delight in words after learning his son Sumit's triumph in the final of the Wimbledon's junior boys'......
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Joseph D. Peters writes film article, new script and...

The film article is entitled, Explore World Cinema from the Past to the Present. Joseph interweaves his journey as a filmmaker along with his... ...

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Two bodies were laid to rest, but both in extreme conditions

By quirk turn of fate, two individuals were being laid to rest on the morning of 30th July, and both were extremes. While one made the whole... ...

http://www.saharasamay.com/nation-news/opinion/676577228/apj-abdul-kalam-and-yakub-memon-laid-to-rest-on-same-day.html
8 principles of 50 Cent's business philosophy, according to the book he co-wrote about power

Danny Moloshok/Reuters Curtis Jackson, better known as 50 Cent. Multi-platinum rapper Curtis Jackson, better known as 50 Cent, has established a... ...

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Kullu bus accident leaves more than physical scars

Manpreet Singh of Joga village in Mansa district of Punjab was the only breadwinner of the family of four, including his father, a younger sister... ...

http://m.hindustantimes.com/chandigarh/kullu-bus-accident-leaves-more-than-physical-scars/article1-1375149.aspx
Chief of terror group Haqqani network dead. Taliban confirms

Afghan Taliban have confirmed death of Haqqani Network leader Jalaluddin Haqqani. According to reports, Jalaluddin Haqqani died a natural death a... ...

http://news.rediff.com/commentary/2015/jul/31/chief-of-terror-group-haqqani-network-dead.-taliban-confirms/4be755071bf56a4c2a0b44abb8d62f7e

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