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The moments that shaped 2016

'The year in pictures' treks across the globe, looking back on the moments that shaped 2016. From the United States presidential race, to demonetisation in India to the refugee crisis, the news......

A distracted America is set to pull back from Asia

'Clearly, from the Indian viewpoint, the US retrenchment from Asia cannot be happening as good news.''The abandonment of the US' pivot to Asia exposes the US-Indian partnership to be a mere......

'India must use special forces against Pakistan'

'The era of conventional wars is almost over in the Indian context.''In such a scenario, special forces could play a decisive strategic role in the spectrum of conflict.' Photograph: Defence Forum......

Exclusive! How India reached out to the Afghan Mujahideen

IMAGE: Ahmad Shah Massoud's Northern Alliance fighters near Mazar-e-Sharif, Afghanistan, in 2001. Photograph: Oleg Nikishin/Getty Images 'It was a mission undertaken in darkness in every sense --......

These 15 amazing photos will leave you starry-eyed

Gorgeous galaxies and stunning stars make up this selection of pictures from the shortlisted entries for this year’s Insight Astronomy Photographer of the Year competition. The competition,......

After Bandhan, another micro lender in Bengal eyes the big league

IMAGE: An Arohan Compulsory Group Training (CGT) session in progress in Bihar. Photograph: Kind courtesy, Arohan What is it about Arohan that puts it in the top league of microfinance institutions......

China slowdown cheers some but worries many in India Inc

China has cast a long shadow on India’s economy. For over two decades now, India’s northern neighbour has been the world’s fastest growing economy raising global demand for......

Only Bajaj in Peru

Bajaj three-wheelers outsell Chinese three-wheelers in Peru. The Pulsar is number one in its category. Nikhil Lakshman discovers in Lima that even though the Chinese are far ahead in investments in......

Hinduja Group's Gulf Oil buys Houghton for $1 bn

Gulf Oil Corporation Limited (GOCL), a Hinduja Group company, on Wednesday announced the complete acquisition of US-based Houghton International for $1,045 million. The acquisition was carried out......

Birla, Jindal go after foreign mining assets

Amid increasing demand for commodities and delayed approvals for mining projects back home, India's resource-hungry corporations are going aggressive to acquire natural resource assets overseas.......

DVD review: Friends With Kids is a must watch

Friends with Kids is one of the best films to hit the home market in recent weeks, writes Arthur J Pais.Friends with Kids, an engaging, witty and touching relationship comedy had many reasons to be......

World Challenge golf: Woods struggles on return, Spieth leads

Jordan Spieth hits his tee shot on the 14th hole during the first round of the Hero World Challenge at the Isleworth Golf & Country Club in Windermere, Florida, on Thursday. Photograph: Scott......

Australian Open: Spieth shares lead after McIlroy blows up

Jordan Spieth of the USA plays out of a bunker. Photograph: Mark Nolan/Getty Images American Jordan Spieth shot a two-under-par 69 for a share of a one-stroke lead with locals Greg Chalmers and......

Sports Shorts: Hoffman triumphs by one shot in Mexico

Charley Hoffman of the United States celebrates with his family. Photograph: Rob Carr/Getty Images American Charley Hoffman, helped by some brilliant iron play down the stretch, clinched his first......

Woods coasts to seven-shot win at WGC-Bridgestone Invitational

Tiger Woods eased to a seven-shot victory at the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational on Sunday, earning his 79th win on the PGA Tour and sounding an ominous warning to his rivals ahead of next week's PGA......

Justin Rose wins first major at U.S. Open

Justin Rose produced remarkable poise and a Ben Hogan-like finish to win his first major title by two shots at the U.S. Open on Sunday after overhauling 54-hole leader Phil Mickelson in the final......
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Canadian bacteria-like fossils called oldest evidence of life| Reuters

By Will Dunham | WASHINGTON WASHINGTON Microfossils up to almost 4.3 billion years old found in Canada of microbes are similar to the bacteria that... ...

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Deals of the day-Mergers and acquisitions

Feb 21 (Reuters) - The following bids, mergers, acquisitionsand disposals were reported by 1100 GMT on Tuesday: ** Kraft Heinz Co's rapid retreat... ...

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NMDC in talks to acquire stake in Vietnam's tungsten mine

State-owned iron ore miner NMDC Ltd is in discussions with Vietnam-based Masan Resources to acquire a "considerable stake" in its Nui Phao... ...

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The Phantom of a Bloody Opera

As long as the walk between subjectivity and objectivity is strewn with imponderables, short or long, people will exploit the nuance associated... ...

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China mulls radical steps targeting metals, coal in war on smog - document

By Meng Meng and Josephine Mason BEIJING (Reuters) - China is considering forcing steel and aluminium producers to cut more output, banning coal in... ...

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Coming to India and making

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