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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......

Alibaba's grand plans for a blockbuster India entry

Jack Ma, who founded Alibaba in 1999 along with 17 other entrepreneurs, has officially visited India twice in the past one year. Alibaba founder and chairman Jack Ma poses for the media while......

Developed markets outperform India in 2015

Many giving double-digit returns, with India up less than one per cent; even so, it has done much better than other emerging markets. India’s equity market has outperformed other emerging......

TCS: Revenue growth disappoints again

A 150 basis points fall in realisations too weighed on the top-line Tata Consultancy Services' (TCS) constant currency revenues fell short of expectations for the June 2015 quarter as well. This......

India tops world hunger list with 194 million people

India’s numerous social programmes are expected to continue to fight hunger and poverty, states a UN report. Image: Naushad, 18-months-old and suffering from severe malnutrition, lies on his......

Global banks make a beeline to invest in India's start-ups

While India has fewer Internet users than China, online sales could rise to over $100 billion in 2020 from $2.9 billion in 2013, making it the fastest-growing market globally, according to a Morgan......

Quantico works only because of Priyanka

Quantico isn’t a show Chopra happens to be on, but rather a show that belongs to Chopra, Raja Sen says. It begins with an Om bracelet. Priyanka Chopra lies facedown in rubble as the......

'I was trying to do something new but it went wrong'

'I told Ibrahim that people are interested in him today because of his family.''If Sara wants to act, I will support it. But sometimes, it’s nice to have a stable job with normal......

Priyanka: I am very greedy about my work

'Despite all the work I have done, (abroad) I am still faced with stereotypes of India, like they tell me, 'You speak really great English for an Indian.'' 'I was told when I first started the......

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......

Here's why Neymar will be missing from Brazil qualifiers

Brazil's Neymar confronted Colombia's Jeison Murillo, left, during their Copa America match. Photograph: Ricardo Moraes/Reuters Brazil’s appeal against Neymar missing their first two South......

Higuain axed by Argentina, Dybala gets first call-up

Gonzalo Higuain. Photograph: Maurizio Lagana/Getty Images Forward Gonzalo Higuain has been dropped by Argentina for their opening two World Cup qualifiers while Juventus striker Paulo Dybala has......

Lahiri makes a steady start in quest of PGA card

India golfer Anirban Lahiri turned in a creditable three-under 69 and was placed tied-16th after the first round in the Hotel Fitness Championship, the finals series, at the Sycamore Hills......
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Borgward to Launch BX7 to India Next Year, Diesel Engine to Follow Soon!

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