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Miss America Nina Davuluri meets Obama at White House

Recently crowned Miss America Nina Davuluri, the first Indian-American to have won the coveted beauty pageant, met United States President Barack Obama on Wednesday when she visited the White......

That's how close we are, says Obama

United States President Barack Obama on Friday made a reference to the new Miss America's Indian heritage as he acknowledged the role of the community in pushing for stronger relationship between......

'Why I was electrified by Nina Davuluri's victory'

Amid the racist tweets and essays on how Miss America Nina Davuluri might ironically never have won a beauty pageant in India because of her colour, Sepia Mutiny blog co-founder Anna John points......

Breaking barriers: Miss America Nina Davuluri speaks up!

A victim of racial slurs and messages after being crowned Miss America over the weekend, Nina Davuluri has announced that she will use her position to celebrate diversity through cultural......

Unlike in USA, our beauty pageants don't reflect India's diversity

Nina Davuluri's choice as Miss America shows how hollow Indians' concept of beauty is and how our beauty pageants don't reflect the country's diversity, says Amberish K Diwanji.   Nina......

World's 10 safest airlines

Image: A Lion Air plane is seen in the water after it missed the runway in Denpasar, Bali in April 13, 2013. Photographs: Reuters     Five decades ago, 87 plane crashes took away the......

Bloody tale of land acquisition in India

Most conflicts arise from government takeover of land, often on behalf of private investors: Report More than 250 conflicts have arisen over land acquisition cases between 2013 and 2014 in 165 of......

Smart strategies that India Inc adopted to beat slowdown in 2014

India's troubled economy seems to be slowly gathering some strength.    After two years of growth in the 4 per cent to 5 per cent range, the gross domestic product is expected to......

Why Tim Cook's coming-out is a big thing

More than laws, what helps individuals, especially young people, to cope with their struggles is to have role models -- movie and television stars, musicians, sports figures and writers. In that......

Why HCL Tech, TCS could not impress markets in Q2

When expectations are high, even the slightest miss can be disappointing. The September quarter performance of at least three of India's top-five information technology (IT) services companies......

Birdman, Boyhood, American Sniper sweep Oscar 2015 nominations

The 87th Annual Academy awards nominations were announced by directors JJ Abrams and Alfonso Cuarón as well as Chris Pine and Academy President Cheryl Boone Isaacs, at the......

The Indian film that will make waves at Sundance

Prashant Nair was trained as an electrical engineering at Purdue University and then worked in New York City in the Web agency world. He later started a social media company in Paris. Nair had long......

When Roshan met Mary

Indian actors from different generations and worlds, Roshan Seth and Sendhil Ramamurthy, star in a remarkable film, co-starring Oscar winner Mary Steenburgen and Oscar nominee Michael Lerner.......

FIRST LOOK: Sonam Kapoor's swag in Dolly Ki Doli

A look at the top tweets from your favourite Bollywood celebrities: The first look of Arbaaz Khan's next production Dolly Ki Dolly is out. The film's leading lady Sonam Kapoor shared her look......

Ileana, Jacqueline, Sonakshi click selfies for a cause

A look at the top tweets from your favourite Bollywood celebrities: It's time to put your seflie to some use. A Mumbai-based construction company has come up with a campaign where if someone......

WC qualifier: Uruguay's Suarez banned for Venezuela game

Striker Luis Suarez will miss South American champions Uruguay's crucial World Cup qualifier in Venezuela, the upstarts threatening to deny them a place in next year's finals in Brazil. Suarez, who......

Valencia injures ankle, misses next Copa match

Ecuador's Antonio Valencia has injured the ankle which he had surgery on last year and will miss their second Copa America Group B match against Venezuela on Saturday, a team doctor said on......

Gifted, controversial Riquelme retires

Juan Roman Riquelme, the supremely talented and sometimes controversial former Boca Juniors and Argentina playmaker, has retired from soccer. Riquelme’s decision, which he announced on......

Transfer talk: Serie A strugglers Parma sign Varela, Rodriguez

Parma, joint bottom of Serie A alongside Cesena, have signed Uruguay midfielder Cristian Rodriguez and Portugal forward Silvestre Varela, both on loan, the club said on Tuesday. Rodriguez, who has......

Liverpool captain Gerrard to move overseas at end of season

Steven Gerrard. Photograph: Shaun Botterill/Getty Images Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard will leave the club he has played for throughout his career and move to a foreign team at the end of......
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Q. VGM and Thank you rediff QnA-I have not missed much between Eleven fifty five pm last night and at 7.52 am now- just five questions were posted !!Left wondering what bug or Ebola hit members here! Just staying away for sure ???What do you think will be the real cause ?? Need a serious introspection/GD/Brain storming is it not ??
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Q. Do you think Columbus tops the chart of LOST PEOPLE? Why?
Proud Mom:  A. the thing is the number of spammers were too much so somepeople just stopped coming at night ... 9-11 is people time ...come to think of it 9-11...... more

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Q. Can dark women become ''successful heroines" in Bollywood,,,,???
Natasha:  A. yeah bcz d "lost n found" missing person found America..:)) more

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Rohit Soni
Q. I think a lil doze of self deception,,every now and thn to make you feel good about yourself is right thing to do,,can boost confidence..!!What do you say..??
Rohit Soni:  A. In India skin colour is associated with beautyI remember the roar when an Indian girl with Wheaties color was chosen as Miss America.It was being...... more

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raj sharma
Q. Deyani case the case of missing person in America lodged in indian courts was it to shield favored diplomat from locallaws ?
Raj Sharma:  A. that may hive you a temporary happiness but does not work in long run .........The first and worst of all frauds is to cheat one's self. After that...... more

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Delivering Potential

The beautiful competitor, Katy, a Nevada state finalist in the National American Miss competition continues her positive attitude in hopes to... ...

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NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Jan. 28, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that Rob Hogan has been appointed... ...

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Bounce TV to Celebrate Black History Month

From the Wires Month-Long Tribute Includes The Color Purple, Miss Jane Pittman, Malcolm X, Mandela & de Klerk, Ghosts of Mississippi and Ray... ...

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Bhopal: Senior Congress leader Anil Shastri, son of former Prime Minister late Lal Bahadur Shastri, on Wednesday hit out at Narendra Modi, terming... ...

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Something's missing from …

It becomes quickly clear in "Wild Card," the latest vehicle for the hunky, brooding British action star Jason Statham, that his character doesn't... ...

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