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#Lovewins: Indian-Americans applaud same-sex marriage ruling

‘This ruling has finally given us a base to stand on’. Indian Americans and the larger Asian American community praised the United State Supreme Court ruling that provided same-sex......

BJP, Congress spar over Lalit Modi tweets

On the back foot in the row over its leaders’ purported help to Lalit Modi, Bharatiya Janata Party on Friday alleged links between the former Indian Premier League boss and the Gandhi family......

WTF News: It's Weird, True and Funny

This week’s digest of stories that are weird, true and funny. 1) Competitors put best foot forward for toe wrestling championship These wrestlers will knock your socks off. The......

Why Vasundhara Raje finds herself in a mess today

Lalit Modi’s interview with a television news channel explaining how Vasundhara Raje took his wife to Portugal for cancer treatment shows that he is seeking revenge against the Rajasthan......

This Ramzan, Hindu, Muslims to fast together in UP town

At a time when controversy over performing yoga is on, a group of Hindus in Uttar Pradesh’s Mahoba district has decided to observe Roza with their Muslim neighbours during the holy month of......

Why Ratan Tata lauds Modi's 'Digital India' move

  A digitally connected India will bring ‘tremendous power’ in the hands of citizens by connecting them to the rest of the world, Ratan Tata said on Friday, lauding the......

Almost 68% households in rural India have cell phones

10% have refrigerators, 32% of households meet ‘absolute poor’ measureAlmost 68 per cent of rural households have a cell phone connection and a little more than 10 per cent own a......

FM to banks: Explain rate cut reluctance

Jaitley to meet bank chiefs next Friday; move follows lukewarm response to RBI’s 75-bp rate cut since January Finance Minister Arun Jaitley will meet chief executives of public sector banks......

Infosys employees can now don casuals on weekdays

Breaking the mould, Infosys -- India’s second largest information technology services company -- has now allowed its employees to wear casuals even during the weekdays. In an email to its......

Modi's 1-year report card: Anti-farmer and pro-corporate sarkar

While Modi scaled dizzy highs this past year, the government’s anti-minority image, has earned this government the censure of the international community including US president Barack Obama.......

Bollywood's catchiest dance steps? VOTE!

Take part in this fun poll now!In Gene Kelly’s words 'You dance love, and you dance joy, and you dance dreams.' Fabulous ideals to live by, truly. Technique is great but dancing would be half......

'The stories in Telugu cinema are commercial and repetitive'

Nanditha Raj made her debut with director Teja’s Neeku Naaku Dash Dash. Subsequently, she went on to do Prema Katha Charitram and London Bridge in Malayalam and then Lovers in Telugu.......

'I am not a fan of remakes'

Telugu director Raj Madiraju last outing Rushi may have received some critical appreciation but the film didn’t go down well with the audience. The film did pick up some awards, though. Now,......

'I will work on the negative aspects to better my acting'

Sai Dharam Tej’s first Telugu film, Rey, directed by YVS Chowdary, has been considerably delayed. In the meanwhile, his second film, Pilla Nuvvu Leni Jeevitham, released last November.  ......

'I am dying to play a negative character'

'Films are not my bread and butter. I’ve survived through ads.' 'Since I was not getting the big breaks and blockbuster films, I thought I might as well do smaller films.'Coffee Bloom actor......

'What's going on? Where is the support?'

Tomic slams 'disrespectful' Tennis Australia ‘If the Australian public don't know Pat, he's a good actor’ Australia's Bernard Tomic leaves the court after losing his match against......

This Argentina side is one of the best... But will they win?

‘It’s a long time, 22 years, that we haven’t won anything’ Argentina's national soccer team players Lionel Messi, right, Javier Mascherano, left, and Nicolas Otamendi......

Wimbledon: Sania Mirza-Martina Hingis ease into 3rd round

India's Sania Mirza, right, and Switzerland's Martina Hingis. Photograph: Shaun Botterill/Getty Images India’s Sania Mirza and Switzerland’s Martina Hingis entered the women's doubles......

Once an idol, now an enemy...

‘I think she played unbelievable and should have won the match’ Great Britain's Heather Watson plays a forehand against Serena Williams. Photograph: Shaun Botterill/Getty Images Serena......

Copa America PHOTOS: Chile down Uruguay to reach semis amid high drama

‘There's a bitter taste in our mouths’ Chile's Mauricio Isla (on ground) celebrates a goal against Uruguay with teammates during their quarter-finals Copa America. Photograph: Henry......
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Greece votes in referendum with future in euro in doubt

Greeks are split on whether to accept an offer by creditors that Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras calls a humiliation Greece voted on Sunday on... ...

http://www.rediff.com/money/report/greece-votes-in-referendum-with-future-in-euro-in-doubt/20150705.htm
Villa fires New York City to win over Montreal

A spectator intrudes on the field and tries to take a selfie with New York City FC forward David Villa. Photograph: Eric Bolte/Reuters New York... ...

http://www.rediff.com/sports/report/mls-villa-fires-new-york-city-to-win-over-montreal/20150705.htm
BJP gets poll face on, appoints Ram Madhav to be in charge of Assam

In a bid to strengthen the party and improve its poll prospects, Bharatiya Janata Party president Amit Shah has made some fresh appointments, with... ...

http://www.rediff.com/news/report/bjp-gets-poll-face-on-appoints-ram-madhav-to-be-in-charge-of-assam/20150704.htm
'Army should carry out Myanmar-style ops required in PoK'

A Bharatiya Janata Party MLA in Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday demanded that the Centre adopt a “proactive policy” and allow the army to... ...

http://www.rediff.com/news/report/myanmar-style-ops-in-pok-yes-says-this-kashmir-leader/20150704.htm
Hema to provide financial aid to accident victims

Bharatiya Janata Party MP Hema Malini, who was discharged from a Jaipur hospital on Saturday after her Mercedes collided with another car leaving a... ...

http://www.rediff.com/news/report/hema-to-provide-financial-aid-to-accident-victims/20150704.htm

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