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At Fatehpur Sikri, Sarkozys pray for a son

They may be the French First Couple, but at the famous Fatehpur Sikri dargah of saint Salim Chisthi they walked barefoot with their heads covered and prayed for a son just like Mughal Emperor Akbar......

Carla Bruni's web site crashes soon after launch

In an anti-climax to all the hype and glamour building up to the launch, the web site of French first lady Carla Bruni crashed almost as soon as it was set up on Monday. However, it is up and......

The Rafale deal is Modi's 'masterstroke'

'Under the present Defence Procurement Procedure, it would have been a nightmare, and a long, long one at that, to build 108 Rafales in India. Modi realised this and took the wise decision, though......

Indian American Atul Keshap, US envoy to Sri Lanka

Atul Keshap would be 'a superb fit for Sri Lanka as he knows the ins and outs of the politics there and all the political players, including the new disposition in Colombo intimately,' US......

Can Modi Make it in India?

'It appears that Prime Minister Modi has to undo 50 years of State monopoly in the defence sector during which public undertakings like HAL or DRDO monopolised defence production and development......

Renault hopes to turn the corner with compact car

The French firm wants to treble its market share in India by 2016-end with the help of its first sub-Rs 4 lakh car, to be launched next month, and utility vehicle, Lodgy.   Renault recently......

Greeks defy Europe with overwhelming referendum 'No'

The result of the opinion polls would allow the government to move ahead quickly to reach a deal with creditors   Greeks voted overwhelmingly "No" on Sunday in a historic bailout referendum,......

Feeling bored to do your laundry? A start-up will do it for you

With little competition and a large market, Laundry Project is likely to find the segment a great space to expand. Image: Unlike fashion, the laundry segment has hardly any competition. The market......

Leaving its troubles behind, Shantha Biotechnics makes a fresh start

The biotech company's revenues had fallen to as low as Rs 50 cr after it lost a WHO contract, but now it hopes to reach Rs 700 cr in two years. It's sheer luck that made you succeed in an otherwise......

Food trucks: It's a hot and happening business in Bengaluru!

Bengaluru has seven eye-catching trucks roaming the city streets, up from just one in 2013. Photograph, courtesy: Ya Habibi     It is past 6 pm on a weekday and a game of badminton is......

'When the applause started, I blanked out. Then I started crying'

'I may sound snobbish but I am genuinely tired of responding and saying thank you on Facebook, on Twitter, on phone calls. People are calling from everywhere.' 'There is all this excitement and......

Chaar Cutting is the perfect choice for the new generation

Chaar Cutting is the perfect choice for the YouTube generation -- rich in variety and easy on the attention span, writes Paloma Sharma. Chaar Cutting, Jamuura's first feature film in......

'The standing ovation Dheepan got in Cannes truly moved me'

'We may have played a small part, but being a part of the film that has won the prestigious award Palme d'Or is definitely a great honour.' Suresh Balaje and George Pius, who own......

'I don't like the Indian style of acting'

After working on Mr India and Sagar, Partho Sen-Gupta left to study filmmaking in France at 26. He returns with the dark and moody Sunrise. Partho Sen-Gupta worked as an art director on major......

The Indian film that made waves at Sundance

Filmmaker Prashant Nair's Umrika won the audience award in the World Cinema Dramatic Competition section of the recently-concluded Sundance Film Festival 2015. We re-publish an interview with the......

Confident Victoria Azarenka back on the court

After a rough past couple of months that included a tight loss to Maria Sharapova at the French Open and an injury-enforced withdrawal from Wimbledon, World No 3 Victoria Azarenka enters the......

Friedel still the number one for Villas-Boas

Brad Friedel will remain Tottenham Hotspur's first-choice goalkeeper despite the arrival of French international Hugo Lloris on transfer deadline day, manager Andre Villas-Boas said. The......

Henin shocked in Madrid first round, Sharapova out

Four-time French Open champion Justine Henin's preparation for the Roland Garros Grand Slam event suffered a shuddering jolt with a defeat by France's Aravane Rezai in the Madrid Open first round......

First black Olympic pair captivate audience

Vanessa James and Yannick Bonheur of France on Monday became the first black couple to compete in Olympic pairs skating, electrifying the crowd at the Pacific Coliseum with an acrobatic free skate......

Federer eyes French Open after Nadal breakthrough

Roger Federer is itching to get his French Open campaign started after beating Rafael Nadal on clay for the first time in Sunday's Hamburg Masters final. Federer, playing more aggressively than in......
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Novak Djokovic defeats Kevin Anderson to reach Wimbledon quarters

Novak Djokovic survived a oneset shootout with big-serving Kevin Anderson on Tuesday to advance to the quarterfinals and keep up his bid for a... ...

http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/sports/novak-djokovic-defeats-kevin-anderson-to-reach-wimbledon-quarters/articleshow/47981581.cms
EU

Iran and six major powers will keep negotiating past Tuesday's deadline for a long-term nuclear agreement as they tackle the most contentious... ...

http://www.financialexpress.com/article/economy/six-powers-and-iran-to-continue-nuclear-talks-past-deadline-eu/96674/
Alstom to supply 17 Regiolis to the Rhone-Alpes region

Alstom is to supply 17 Régiolis to the Rhône-Alpes region, destined for the future Franco-Valdo-Genevois RER which will circulate on the CEVA... ...

http://www.travelandtourworld.com/news/article/alstom-supply-17-regiolis-rhone-alpes-region/
'Pure happiness' for Martin as he takes yellow

CAMBRAI: Tony Martin felt nothing but joy as he finally got his hands on the yellow jersey that had eluded him by a matter of seconds on the... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/sports/more-sports/cycling/Pure-happiness-for-Martin-as-he-takes-yellow/articleshow/47978325.cms
MP CM

Chouhan seeks CBI probe into Vyapam scam | 25 killed in suicide bombings, clashes with IS in Iraq | Sensex up 60 points in afternoon session | Iran... ...

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