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REWIND: 15 moments from the week that was

15 images from events that shaped last week’s headlines.     Ryan Silipino kisses his girlfriend Lisa Jacobs during New Year’s Eve celebrations in Times Square, New York.......

Congress crisis: Looking for icons from decades ago

To look for lessons from Nehru's life to find a way out of the Congress' quagmire is probably futile, says Rahul Jacob  In one of his periodic immersion courses in Indian politics,......

Obama meets Mandela's family in South Africa

Anti-apartheid icon Nelson Mandela's condition remains "critical but stable", South African President Jacob Zuma said on Saturday hoping he will be out of the hospital soon. "These are very......

In PHOTOS: South Africa prays for 'beloved' Madiba

Former South African President Nelson Mandela remains in a critical condition in hospital. President Jacob Zuma announced that doctors were doing everything they could to make the former leader......

'Guptagate' sparks political row in South Africa: Report

A controversial lavish Indian wedding in South Africa has created a rift between President Jacob Zuma and the ruling African National Congress, according to a media report on Monday. Zuma and ANC......

Why Gujarat's 'GIFT' is doomed to fail

GIFT is a financial centre almost entirely devoid of bankers and, indeed, of people, finds Rahul Jacob. Image: Lobby of Tower 1 featured an "Experience Zone" with unmanned stalls featuring......

Money tips from history's richest man

Jacob Fugger could always add value for his customers. He made himself indispensable. That kept him in the game Warren Buffett and Bill Gates have nothing on Jakob Fugger, a German financier during......

What China learned from Lee Kuan Yew... and India didn't

Lee deserved to lead a bigger country than Singapore, the city of 5 million he ruled for three decades, says Rahul Jacob. One of the asymmetries of history is the lack of correspondence between the......

Rohan Murty, the master of many trades

Over home-cooked food, Murty tells Rahul Jacob how he is fascinated by history and ancient texts, and about his efforts to measure productivity in software companies, such as Infosys. Image:......

India's inflated GDP numbers contradict the real story

The gap between real growth and the government statistics has never seemed wider than today, notes Rahul Jacob.  Image: Gap between real growth and the government statistics has never seemed......

Zooey Deschanel is pregnant!

New girl star Zooey Deschanel is expecting her first child with partner Jacob Pechenik. The 34-year-old actress and her producer boyfriend, 42, have been dating since mid 2014, reported......

Kannada movies Savari 2 vs Pungidaasa this weekend

Two Kannada films will vie for your attention this weekend. Jacob Varghese who had made its prequel and Prithvi directs Savari 2. Pungidaasa is directed by Srinath who had earlier......

Kannada director hunting for new faces

After delivering meaningful and entertaining cinema in Savaari and Prithvi, director Jacob Vergeese is getting ready for his next venture. Little is known about the plot, but like Prithvi, this......

Eclipse: For Twihards only!

Sukanya Verma reviews Eclipse."This wasn't a choice between you and Jacob. It is a choice between about who I should be and who I am." Seriously Bella (Kristen Stewart), who are you kidding?It's......

Spotted: Lara Dutta in Dubai

Reader Linda Jacobs bumped into Lara Dutta in...

Matlala, champion who counted Mandela among fans, dies

South African boxer Jacob 'Baby Jake' Matlala, the shortest world champion whose fortunes were closely followed by Nelson Mandela, died on Saturday at the age of 51, local media reported. The 1.47......

Oram opts out of New Zealand contract

All-rounder Jacob Oram has opted out of his New Zealand Cricket (NZC) central contract to focus on his professional Twenty20 career. The 34-year-old Oram, who played 33 Tests and 160 One-day......

Sacked CSA chief Majola takes bosses, government to court

Suspended Cricket South Africa CEO Gerald Majola is taking his bosses as well as president Jacob Zuma and Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula to court in an attempt to get his position back. Majola has......

Jacobs' injury setback for MI, ruled out of CL T20

Mumbai Indians' injury woes just grew in proportion as their opener Davy Jacobs has been ruled out of the Champions League Twenty20 because of a hip injury. The South African wicket-keeper batsman......

'The passion for cricket is amazing in India'

Unlike his compatriot Jacob Oram, who said he could not connect with the IPL, Kiwi batsman James Franklin said he was enjoying being part of the Indian Premier League.After playing just two IPL......
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Goat-Eater Leopard Brought to City

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: A female leopard, which spread fear at Perumthitta in Kannur, has been brought to the city zoo. The leopard has been named... ...

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: In a bid to bring back Kerala's own healthy way of life, the state government will release its Ayush policy in January, Health... ...
Adam Engel Crowned 2015 Arizona Fall League Batting Champion

From the Wires White Sox Outfield Prospect Takes Home the EyePromise vizual EDGE PRO Batting Title with League Best .403 Average. Nov. 24, 2015... ...

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