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Queen@90: 15 facts about her that might surprise you

Queen Elizabeth II, the longest-reigning British monarch, turns 90 on Thursday. In celebration of her birthday, here are some interesting facts about her life.   IMAGE: The Queen......

Duplicitous a gentler way to describe ISI: Ex-CIA chief

Voicing his frustration over the double game played by the Inter-Services Intelligence in the war against terror after 9/11, a former central intelligence agency chief has said that "duplicitous"......

US lawmakers line up to greet PM Modi at Silicon Valley

American lawmakers, including House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, will greet Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the Silicon Valley reception. The Barack Obama administration has said the US......

'May the Fourth be with you!' Fans celebrate Star Wars Day

May 4 is the official ‘unofficial’ holiday for Star Wars aficionados. A cosplayer dressed as "Star Wars" character Yoda looks at a mobile phone at a Star Wars Day fan event which is......

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......

Do you know these bitcoin billionaires?

Image: Bitcoins. Photograph: George Frey/Getty Images The currency has built up an impressive line-up of self-made men (scam artists, drug dealers) over the course of its seven years of existence......

7 lessons on innovation from David Bowie

If 'innovation' were a person, he or she would have looked like David Bowie, says Bhaskar Chakravorti. Image: David Bowie performs during the Fashion Rocks concert at New York City's Radio......

Ajay Banga, Nadella among world's top 50 biz leaders

Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg is at the second place. MasterCard's Ajay Banga and Microsoft's Satya Nadella have been named among the top 50 global business leaders by Fortune magazine, a list that is......

Planning a trip? Mumbai is the 6th best city to travel

Image: Women pose for a street photographer (not pictured) in front of Taj Mahal Hotel. Photograph: Danish Siddiqui/Reuters The list of best moustache destinations is topped by Rajasthan Mumbai......

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......

Emmy 2015: Veep, Games of Thrones, Viola Davis create history

The 67th annual Primetime Emmy Awards took place at the Microsoft Theater in Downtown Los Angeles, California, on September 20.It was a special night for American prime time television,......

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......

Muhammad Ali: The greatest of all time

Bikash Mohapatra salutes boxing legend Muhammad Ali IMAGE: File photo of American heavyweight boxer Cassius Clay (later Muhammad Ali), February 1964. Photograph: Getty Images.   'Age is......

Virat Kohli is Most Valuable Player of IPL 9

With a MVPI of 1128 the Royal Challengers Bangalore captain has set records that even he might find hard to surpass. Srinivas Bhogle and Purnendu Maji present Rediff.com's Most Valuable Players......

New Zealand rest Boult, Southee for ODIs; Nicholls gets call-up

IMAGE: Trent Boult of New Zealand celebrates with Tim Southee. Photograph: Gareth Copley/Getty Images Uncapped batsman Henry Nicholls has been called into New Zealand's one-day squad for the......

Boxer Amir Khan rolls with the punches

Besides fighting Manny Pacquiao, British boxer Amir Khan wants to channel boxing talent in India and Pakistan IMAGE: Boxer Amir Khan poses for photographers during a media day. Photograph: Dave......

Chennai seal top spot with a crushing win over Kings XI

MS Dhoni of Chennai Super Kings speaks with David Miller of Kings XI Punjab at the end of the match. Photograph: BCCI Chennai Super Kings produced a clinical performance as they demolished bottom......
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LeBron James to miss out on Olympics as USA gun for 3rd straight gold

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England give their all to claim the clean sweep

England players, turn away now. Praise can make you weak, according to your head coach, Eddie Jones. So, a blind eye to the following dispatch.... ...

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