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SL not doing enough for displaced Tamils: India

India on Monday said Sri Lanka has not done enough to rehabilitate displaced Tamils and asked Colombo to allow the Red Cross to take up relief and give media access to refugee camps in the......

The final wake-up call for Pakistan

By targeting the Sri Lankan cricket team in the heart of Lahore, Pakistani militants have crossed yet another Red Line. The masked men who killed eight people and injured six cricketers were......

For once, LTTE & army call for truce

Following a truce between Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam and security forces, the International Red Cross has agreed to resume duties from Friday at the vital Omanthai crossing, thus bringing......

LTTE kills 6 soldiers; Red Cross opens frontlines

Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam rebels have shot dead six soldiers in northern Sri Lanka even as the international Red Cross resumed providing safe passage for civilians crossing the frontlines.......

India pledges 5 million dollars for Katrina relief

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has announced that India would contribute 5 million dollars to the United States Red Cross for relief and rehabilitation of the victims of the devastating hurricane......

India among 6 countries set to redefine global economy

By 2025, six major emerging economies -- India, China, Brazil, Indonesia, South Korea, and Russia -- will account for more than half of all global growth, and the international monetary system will......

Air India staff asked not to fly on weekends

Between April 15 and June 15, employees of Air India will not be able to travel for work or leisure on the airline's flights on weekends. The reason for the directive, the first of its kind by......

Post Budget, luxury car sales rise by 25%

The new definition for completely knocked down (CKD) units of vehicles introduced in the Budget for 2011-12 has pushed up sales figures of luxury cars. With no clarity coming from the government......

What made former Sebi chief successful?

How was C B Bhave as the Sebi chief? Chandrasekhar Bhaskar Bhave has always tried to avoid controversy, but that's something that has followed him like a shadow in the last three years of his......

Managing finance: Indians beat Americans

Majority of Indian consumers have better skills in managing their household financial budget and are confident of facing any financial impediments in future, as compared to citizens of nine......

'Can't believe I'm actually in a film with Aamir'

Kiran Rao's directorial debut Dhobi Ghat will see many first timers. One of them is Monica Dogra, a singer and composer who hails from Maryland. Patcy N speaks to Monica about making it in......

'Aamir thought Peepli Live! was a big joke'

Anusha Rizvi is a former NDTV producer. In her first feature film Peepli Live -- produced by Aamir Khan, two poor, broken down farmers and brothers (Budhia and Natha) are about to lose their family......

Pix: Bollywood ushers in IPL-3

Bollywood was on hand to usher in the third season of the cricket extravaganza known as the Indian Premier League at a pre-IPL launch party in Mumbai on Thursday. The third season kicks of today.......

Buboo Kakati unravels the Big Apple's secrets

"I chose to live in New York which I consider the centre of the universe," says Buboo Kakati, best known for her research for the Secrets of New York series, produced by New York City TV and being......

Farhan and Hrithik's birthday bash

It was a birthday unlike others. Close friends Farhan Akhtar and Hrithik Roshan decided to celebrate their 36th birthday together at a posh lounge in Mumbai's Juhu suburb.......

Ishant incident: Why didn't Kohli play mediator?

'No, you don't require tantrums, or beating a tattoo on the helmet or rude and hostile gestures to make a point.' 'A true fast bowler lets the ball do the talking as it crashes into the stumps,'......

PHOTOS: Sangakkara makes history as Sri Lanka crush Scotland

Kumar Sangakkara of Sri Lanka celebrates his century during the 2015 Cricket World Cup match between against Scotland at Bellerive Oval. Photograph: Mark Kolbe/Getty Images Kumar Sangakkara......

The 2011 Formula One season preview

Buckle up, ladies and gents. The 2011 Formula 1 season officially got under way this morning at the Albert Park in Melbourne, and we are but hours away from the year's first race. We're in for a......

Sri Lanka eye big win to seal Super 8 berth

Co-hosts Sri Lanka can seal their place in the knockout stages of the World Cup with a win over Zimbabwe in their penultimate match at the Pallekele stadium in Kandy on Thursday. The loss against......

In-form Pakistan hold edge over patchy New Zealand

In-form Pakistan will have to guard against complacency and their tendency to implode when they take on New Zealand in a World Cup Group A match in Kandy on Tuesday. Possibly the most......
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Will this Ganges find its way to the sea?

Last month, India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi sat under the Bodhi Tree where the Buddha attained enlightenment 2,600 years ago, deep in... ...
Ranil Expects Final US Resolution on War Crimes to be Favorable

COLOMBO: Even though the draft US resolution on Sri Lanka's war time human rights record was rejected by the Lankan mission at Geneva on Monday,... ...
The classic Chettinad cuisine

Contrary to popular belief, Chettinad cuisine is not too fiery or oily finds out the author during a stay at the Bangala in Karaikudi V.... ...
Dr Jekyll and Mr Sharma

The recent test series between India and Sri Lanka has seen the docile Ishant Sharma metamorphose into a pacer with some anger issues. You aren't... ...

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