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Stunning photos from the week gone by

Images of the events that shaped the world last week.    ‘Table Sculpture’ by artist Allen Jones is seen on display at Sotheby’s auction house in London. The work is......

Tharoor: 'I am not a villain'

'Unfortunately, my silence, which is a matter of procedural exactness and propriety, is being maliciously construed by some as an admission of guilt.' 'I do not require validation from a hostile......

US polls: Nikki Haley, Tulsi Gabbard re-elected

South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley. Photograph: Mike Segar/Reuters Indian-American governor of South Carolina Nikki Haley has registered a convincing win. Hindu-American Congresswoman Tulsi......

Rewind: PHOTOS of the week gone by

Here’s a collection of images of the past week. A flood victim talks with relatives as he sits on a boat while being evacuated with his family from his flooded house, following heavy rain in......

Religious groups in US look at new pope with expectation

Welcoming the election of Pope Francis I, religious organisations hope for interfaith dialogue and harmony among the world’s diverse religions. George Joseph reports Hindu and Muslim......

Is RBI fighting the wrong war?

No one should cavil at the new repo rate of 7.25 per cent (up from 6.75 per cent earlier), since inflation is at 9 per cent. Still, in a week when the Reserve Bank of India has said that......

Egypt crisis takes toll on markets; Sensex plunges!

The Bombay Stock Exchange's benchmark index -- Sensex -- plummeted by over 300 points in opening trade on Monday as panicky fund managers and retail investors gave into selling pressure for the......

Lufthansa to fly Airbus A380 on India route

Germany's full service carrier Lufthansa Airlines plans to operate an Airbus 380 on India route from winter this year, a senior airlines official said. Lufthansa received its first Airbus 380 (out......

Ratan Tata among American Academy Fellows

One of India's leading industrialist and two Indian American researchers have been elected as members of the prestigious American Academy of Arts and Sciences. Ratan Tata, chairman of Tata......

Why a four-day work week doesn't work

Who wouldn't want a four-day work week?You.It sounds great: Employees get a longer weekend and, some argue, save money on commuting costs, while companies save money on electricity. But there are......

Golden Globes 2015: The Top 10 Moments

Here's looking at some of the high points in the ceremony! There was something for everyone at the 72nd Golden Globe Awards this year, with surprises to please lovers of twist-endings, bold wins......

Adam Levine, Channing Tatum, Bradley Cooper: Sexiest man alive? VOTE!

People magazine has announced its verdict. Your turn now! Australian actor Chris Hemsworth was named the sexiest man alive recently.The 31-year-old joined the esteemed list of some major......

Review: Inside Llewyn Davis is another Coen triumph

Inside Llewyn Davis is a fantastic film, feels Raja Sen.1961. The sixties but not quite The Sixties just yet. America had indeed picked up a revolutionary new guitar but was only beginning to learn......

Look who's turning 50 with Sridevi this year!

If last year was special owing to a sensational comeback in English Vinglish, this year marks another milestone for the elegant and beautiful Sridevi.  One of Bollywood's longest......

Oscars Winners at a Glance: The Artist wins 5 awards

The 84th Annual Academy Awards have been announced. Here's a quick glance at the winners, listed in bold:Best Picture The ArtistThe DescendantsExtremely Loud & Incredibly CloseThe HelpHugoMidnight......

EPL PHOTOS: Chelsea take six point-lead despite Southampton draw

Southampton's Sadio Mane attempts the bicycle shot during their English Premier League match against Chelsea at Stamford Bridge on Sunday. Photograph: Eddie Keogh/Reuters/Livepic Chelsea opened up......

The king of cricket is back!

'If the BCCI's coffers are inundated with funds today, much of the credit must go to Jagmohan Dalmiya,' says Haresh Pandya. Image: BCCI President Jagmohan Dalmiya The king of cricket......

In Clarke's absence, Steve Smith must lead against India, say Aussie greats

Australia’s Steven Smith celebrates after scoring 100 runs during Day 2 of the first Test against South Africa on February 13, 2014, in Centurion, South Africa. Photograph: Morne de......

World Cup pitches will not be conducive to spin bowling, says Hussey

Excellent opportunity for Australia to win fifth World Cup trophy ‘I don't think the pitches will be that conducive to spin bowling so I'm not anticipating it being a huge problem’......

Frail Muhammad Ali can barely speak, reveals brother

American boxing legend Muhammad Ali's brother has revealed that the boxer who was once famous for his lightning speed and even faster tongue is now so ill that he can barely speak. Ali, who has......
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Pacquiao-Mayweather shadow looms over Klitschko

NEW YORK: Heavyweight boxing champion Wladimir Klitschko, the dominant star of what was once the sport's most glamorous division, is struggling to... ...

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NFL's $1bn Concussion Payout Raises Concerns for Rugby

The NFL will be forced to pay out around $1-billion (pounds 665-million) to compensate thousands of former players affected by concussion in a deal... ...

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Vectrus to Announce 2015 First-Quarter Financial Results

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