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Historic day in US as Supreme Court legalises gay marriage

In a historic ruling, the US Supreme Court on Friday legalised same sex marriage, holding that gay people can get married in all 50 states of the country. Casey Kend of New York holds a sign in......

Thatcher, a British leader who was both loved and hated

Dubbed the Iron Lady, Margaret Thatcher, Britain's longest serving prime minister, has had a lasting impact on post-war British politics and beyond. And she was both loved and hated. Ironically,......

UK parliament has only 20 per cent women members

As wrangling continues in Indian parliament over providing 33 per cent reservation to women, history shows political participation was more difficult for women in Britain and now only 20 per cent......

4 Indian Americans selected as White House fellows

Four Indian Americans have been selected to the prestigious White House Fellows; whom the First Lady said represents America's "most promising leaders." In all 30 individuals from across the......

Request for Hindu prayer in UK parliament rejected

A request by a Hindu priest to recite the opening prayer in the British House of Commons has been turned down.Rajan Zed, who had become the first person to read a Hindu prayer at the United States......

Big question from the Greece crisis: Do history and geography trump economics?

How did Greece, the country of Archimedes and Socrates and Plato and Pythagoras, come to such dire straits, asks Ajit Balakrishnan. Like any Indian schoolboy, or should I say any schoolboy......

2 Indians in Forbes' richest Americans list

Indian-Americans are not just climbing the corporate ladder but also taking the elevator to the richie rich club, leaving behind many US corporate moguls including those from Starbucks, eBay and......

The 400 richest Americans

The nine-figure fortune won't get you much mention these days, at least not on these pages. This year, for the first time, everyone in The Forbes 400 has at least $1 billion. The collective net......

Lincoln leads BAFTA 2013 nominees

Steven Spielberg's Lincoln dominates the 2013 nominations for the British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA). The American historical drama film earned 10 nominations including Best Film, Best Actor for......

Meryl Streep has a winner in The Iron Lady

Meryl Streep wows critics with her performance as Margaret Thatcher in The Iron Lady.If anyone in the United Kingdom had doubts about an American actress playing a person who dominated British......

Unexpected Proposal

Sandra Bullock, remember her? She sort-of, kind-of inherited the 'America's Sweetheart' title when Meg Ryan's lips went all weird looking and Julia Roberts couldn't figure out whether she was an......

Sandra Bullock's Proposal works

When Indiana Jones And The Kingdom of The Crystal Skull became a mammoth hit worldwide, many commentators pointed out how Harrison Ford, who is in his mid 60s, could open a film very big. This......

Weekend Watch

Want to stay indoors this weekend? Just pick up these DVDs and curl up for a fun time!The Princess DiariesCast: Julie Andrews, Anne Hathaway, Hector Elizondo, Heather Matarazzo, Mandy Moore,......

Williams sisters to put family ties to ultimate test

IMAGES: Venus Williams and Serena Williams. Photographs: Elsa/Getty Images and Clive Brunskill/Getty Images Family ties will be stretched to the limit when Serena and Venus Williams clash in a......

US Open PHOTOS: Williams scripts ruthless win; Djokovic, Nadal advance

Photos from the US Open matches played on Monday   USA's Serena Williams hits a return to Russia's Vitalia Diatchenko during their first round match at the US Open tennis championships at the......

Australian Open PHOTOS: Djokovic, Wawrinka, Serena march forth

Images from the Australian Open matches played at Melbourne Park on Thursday. Novak Djokovic of Serbia plays a backhand in his second round match against Andrey Kuznetsov of Russia during the 2015......

Australian Open: Fit Federer, rusty Sharapova advance at Melbourne

Roger Federer boasted of his fitness, Maria Sharapova felt a bit rusty and Andy Murray berated himself but all three eased into the second week of the Australian Open with third round victories at......

Kenyans dominate Boston Marathon

Kenya's Robert Cheruiyot set a course record on the way to winning his second Boston Marathon on Monday, while compatriot Rita Jeptoo strode to victory in the women's race. 2003 champion Cheruiyot,......
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Where Jeremy Corbyn's loyalties lie

London: When Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn says it is better to bring people to trial than to shoot them, he is right. So one might feel a... ...
She has still got it

It is instructive to watch Dame Maggie Smith in her Oscar-winning performance as the headstrong teacher in The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie (1969).... ...
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