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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......

Even as a small boy, he set goals for himself

'I remember him going to school in a cycle rickshaw. Even in the rickshaw, he would be reading some book. He never spoke to the other children who traveled with him in the cycle rickshaw. He was......

With Rs 20 lakh, he built a Rs 350-cr business

  'I found my motivation in the fast emerging mobile market.' 'Nokia’s biggest mistake lay in its stubbornness to change.' 'It’s important to understand the pulse of the people.'......

How Saji Thomas, a deaf-mute, built an aircraft with just Rs 14 lakh

Saji Thomas jots down these inspiring lines in a paper and shows: 'I can’t hear or talk but I could build an aircraft and fly it.'  Image: A dream come true for Saji Thomas.......

Obama to honour three Indian American startup entrepreneurs

US President Barack Obama will honour three Indian Americans among others for their innovative and path breaking startups which have had a major impact on people's lives. The three are - Privahini......

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......

Rakhi Special: Bollywood's SUPER FILMI Bhai-Bahens!

We bring you glimpses of the Raksha Bandhan moments in Bollywood. The bond between a brother and sister is precious. And Bollywood has explored both its emotional depth and fun factor in numerous......

Review: The Man From UNCLE is a superbly stylish romp

The Man From UNCLE is as lovingly tailored as they come, says Raja Sen. Has there ever been a name as American as Armie Hammer? It is a cartoonish name with inbuilt stars and stripes, the sort......

'I am the original serial kisser'

'When I was staying in Teen Batti (in south Mumbai), I had one washroom and we were 10 people. Today I have three washrooms and I am the only one using all of them. Can you see the quantum......

'This may be the first time men cry watching a film'

'It was tough to take my eyes off Kareena Kapoor!' 'I have grown up watching Akshay and Jackie Sir's films. They are the coolest guys I have worked with. Jackie Sir was our in-house bidhu.'......

Asin, Rekha, Shilpa... actress and businessmen

Asin joins a long line of actresses, who married businessmen! Never mix business with pleasure, they say. Actresses beg to differ. A perfect alliance of wealth and glamour, many heroines have......

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......

Best of enemies: Blatter-Platini rift to shape FIFA election

- What's in Michel Platini’s head at the moment is how to take Sepp Blatter's job, and whether the Swiss can conspire to stop him. - Those who know Blatter say the future of FIFA after he has......

PHOTOS: Did pressure get the better of Saina at World C'ships?

Saina Nehwal with the World Championship silver medal. Photograph: Saina Nehwal on Twitter Carolina Marin broke Indian hearts as the World No.1 beat second seed Saina Nehwal in straight game to......

'Virat Kohli appears to be a natural leader of men'

'Indian cricket is in the safe hands of excitingly talented cricketers. No team can afford to underestimate India. If they do, it is to their peril.' IMAGE: Madhav Apte, left, whose Test career......

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......
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CBI registers case against Ashok Gehlot, Sachin Pilot

New Delhi: CBI has taken over probe in the ambulance scam of Rajasthan in which it re-registered FIR of the state police naming former Chief... ...

http://www.deccanchronicle.com/150828/nation-current-affairs/article/ambulance-scam-cbi-registers-case-against-ashok-gehlot-sachin
Everything that has happened so far

It has been three days since Indrani Mukerjea was arrested by the Mumbai Police on 25 August and since then the murder case of Sheena Bora has... ...

http://m.firstpost.com/india/the-sheena-bora-murder-saga-everything-that-has-happened-so-far-2412366.html
Kabir Express

He's the toast of town with Bajrangi Bhaijaan breaking box-office records and raking in raves. His films Kabul Express, New York, Ek Tha Tiger and... ...

http://www.filmfare.com/features/kabir-express-10351.html
Caught behind... the wheel! Cricket star Brendan Taylor found sleeping off hangover in stranger's car

Father-of-two gets into his car and finds Nottinghamshire and Zimbabwe star Brendan Taylor, 29, snoozing after a boozy night out Former Zimbabwe... ...

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Patel rap

It should be considered, not without a touch of irony, that the challenge to Narendra Modi and Amit Shah comes from their own home state and pocket... ...

http://www.mydigitalfc.com/news-analysis/patel-rap-010

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