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WTF News: It's Weird, True and Funny

This week’s digest of stories that are weird, true and funny. 1) Fit for a true fan: Brazil hairdresser etches stars’ faces on heads   Looking for a new way to pay homage to your......

When MP minister told Russian woman he would teach her how to remove dhoti

Madhya Pradesh Home Minister Babulal Gaur is in the news again. And this time too, for the wrong reason. Addressing a state-level party convention on Sunday, Gaur disclosed that the......

Mathematician John Nash, who inspired 'A Beautiful Mind', killed in car crash

Noted American mathematician John Nash, who inspired the Oscar-winning film A Beautiful Mind, has died in a car crash. Before the academic world could fully recognize his achievement, Dr Nash......

Indian Muslims are nationalists who oppose terror: Rajnath

Contending that terrorism should not be associated with any particular religion, Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Sunday said that Muslims in India are nationalists who have always opposed terrorist......

Working Sunday for Jaya; opens 'Amma' canteens, clears schemes worth Rs 18K crore

Attending office for the first time in her fifth shot as Tamil Nadu Chief Minister, J Jayalalithaa on Sunday cleared a string of welfare proposals and declared open 201 more eateries under the......

How bad loans are affecting the banking sector

Stress on bank assets is again in the news. As Table 1 shows, non-performing assets, or NPAs, of banks have increased sharply - for public sector banks, in particular. click here to see the graph......

Summer holiday rush fuels travel business

Indian tours have seen an upswing partly because Nepal packages have been cancelled after the recent earthquake Tour companies have witnessed 20-25 per cent growth in domestic and foreign bookings......

A tax checklist for returning NRIs

Disclose foreign assets, redesignate NRO a/c and open a Resident Foreign Currency a/c to park forex earnings India remains one of the fastest growing economies in the world. For those who are......

Green ministry backtracks on forest clearances after NGT orders

According to new ministry guidelines, the permission to chop down forests will be given only after all the compensatory levies are provided The environment ministry has restored the right to appeal......

HOLY WOW: Mallika is spectacularly sexy in Cannes

Now this is what we call a fitting finale! Mallika Sherawat may have significantly dialled down the drama on the Cannes red carpet this year but her finale turn was nothing short of spectacular.......

Neeraj Ghaywan's Masaan wins big at Cannes

Filmmaker Neeraj Ghaywan's Masaan has been honoured by the International Federation of Film Critics (FIPRESCI) at the ongoing Cannes Film Festival. The Richa Chadha-starrer, which was screened......

Spotted: Mahesh Bhatt in Delhi

Reader Rahul Prabhakar took a selfie with filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt at the Kamani Auditorium, Delhi. He writes: 'Maheshji was very warm and intelligent, and he did the opening act of the play......

'It's hard to find a player coming through who can replace Xavi'

FC Barcelona's player Xavi Hernandez smiles before a news conference at Joan Gamper training camp. Photograph: Albert Gea/Reuters If you ask Barcelona and Spain fans about their most cherished......

Mumbai Indians demolish CSK to win second IPL title

Mumbai Indians players celebrate winning the IPL. Photograph: BCCI Rohit Sharma and Lendl Simmons hit half-centuries as Mumbai Indians demolished Chennai Super Kings by 41 runs to win their second......

Pakistan pip Zimbabwe to clinch T20 series 2-0

Pakistan edged Zimbabwe by two wickets in the second and final Twenty20 International on Sunday to clinch the series 2-0 at a boisterous Gaddafi Stadium in Lahore. - Scorecard Needing 12 runs of......

Staying together in tough times key to Mumbai's success: Tendulkar

An elated Mumbai Indians' mentor Sachin Tendulkar said that staying together in adverse situation has been key ingredient to their franchise's success in the eighth edition of the Indian Premier......

Calm Cook, sublime Stokes give England the edge

England captain Alastair Cook celebrates as he scores his century during day four of 1st Investec Test match between England and New Zealand. Photograph: Gareth Copley/Getty Images......
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Pakistan Rangers hand over bodies of suicide victims

Jessie Bottcher - Zee News http://t.co/svu4Zppc4U 2 minutes ago Sadanand Ramnarine Latest : Pakistan Rangers hand over bodies of suicide... ...

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The Silk Road as a global brand

The joint statement issued at the conclusion of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's recent visit to China had one significant omission: there was no... ...

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Central bankers move towards discretion

There is a growing belief among financial sector economists that the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has a specific real interest target in mind that... ...

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Goods made in China to compete online with those made in India

At a time when Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government is urging domestic and international companies to 'Make in India', Chinese merchants are... ...

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Hero MotoCorp sells 100,000 bikes worth Rs 500 crore on Snapdeal

At a time when its offline sales are facing rough weather, two-wheeler major Hero MotoCorp has clocked sales of 100,000 motorcycles and scooters on... ...

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