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Court battle lays bare inner intrigues of Bohras' priestly family

The uncle versus nephew fight for the spiritual leadership of the Dawoodi Bohras enters the court-room, spilling family secrets and exposing the divide in the community. Jyoti Punwani reports.......

Gallery of the strange! 10 odd, out of the ordinary photos

10 images from an incredibly odd world we live in! A model poses backstage ahead of the Bondi Bather show at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week at Carriageworks in Sydney, Australia. Photograph: Mark......

Meet Rashad Hussain, Obama's point man for anti-terror outreach

The 36-year-old desi speaks impeccable Arabic and quotes freely from the Quran during his speeches. Aziz Haniffa/Rediff.com reports from Washington, DC. Indian American Rashad Hussain.......

Imagined this moment 400 times, says freed Al Jazeera journalist

Journalist Peter Greste arrived in Australia and been reunited with his family after 400 days in a Cairo jail. Australian journalist Peter Greste gestures upon his return home at Brisbane......

10 most DANGEROUS nations in the world

A resident walks near burning oil tankers which were set ablaze by an bomb explosion in Peshawar. Photograph: Fayaz Aziz/Reuters The Country Threat Index compiled by IntelCenter, a......

Govt has full right over gas, not Ambanis: SC

In what could be a severe blow to Anil Ambani group seeking cheap gas from elder brother Mukesh-led Reliance Industries Ltd, the Supreme Court on Friday ruled that the government has the last......

Amitabh Bachchan proud of Padma record set by his family

Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan says he is proud that the title of Padma Vibhushan, which he is set to receive from President Pranab Mukherjee next month, will take his family's......

Want the perfect movie holiday? Click here!

The best of India and the Middle East, now at the Dharamsala Film Festival. Mountains. Movies. And a possible glimpse of the Dalai Lama. Yes, one can have it all at the Dharamsala International......

Desperately seeking Apu's room

Robert Hirschfield goes looking for the space he made his own from the moment he saw Indian filmmaker Satyajit Ray's Apur Sansar (The World of Apu).'Why have you come to Kolkata?' At two in the......

Iron Man 2 leads the charge this summer

The remake of A Nightmare on Elm Street is the ruling box office champion across America and Canada now, having grossed a healthy $33 million over the weekend. But in foreign territories Iron Man 2......

Peekaboo: Road to FIFA elections is full of surprises

FIFA President Joseph Blatter leaves the room after a press conference. Photograph: Philipp Schmidli/Getty Images CONCACAF's congress witnessed an outburst of support for incumbent Sepp Blatter......

Sports Shorts: World No 1 Lee denies doping allegations

Lee Chong Wei. Photograph: Syamsul Bahri Muhammad/Getty Images Badminton World No 1 Lee Chong Wei has denied cheating or relying on banned substances despite failing a doping test that could lead......

India weakened by Pallikal's absence at World Team squash

India's Dipika Pallikal. Photograph: Ryan Pierse/Getty Images India’s ace woman squash player, Dipika Pallikal, will be skipping next month's World Team Championships in Canada. The reason:......

Sports Shorts: Kaymer wins Grand Slam title in playoff over Watson

Martin Kaymer of Germany, left, shakes hands with Bubba Watson of the United States after Kaymer won the first playoff hole during the final day of the PGA Grand Slam of Golf at Port Royal Golf......

Hong Kong Squash Open: Indian challenge ends

India’s Joshna Chinappa put up a valiant fight against Alison Waters but the World No 4 eventually managed to tame the unseeded Indian 3-1 in the Women's Cathay Pacific Sun Hung Kai Financial......
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Wife's death 'difficult'

Working to death in Japan: health warning over `no overtime` law Japan`s push to take away overtime from high-paid workers has critics warning it... ...

http://newsr.in/n/Sports/7551kvlns/Ferdinand-Wife-death-difficult.htm
Egyptian court acquits 17 charged for protest where activist was killed

Cairo: An Egyptian court on Saturday acquitted 17 people of charges related to a street protest earlier this year, judicial sources said, a rare... ...

http://zeenews.india.com/news/world/egyptian-court-acquits-17-charged-for-protest-where-activist-was-killed_1600338.html
Morsi on trial for "insulting the judiciary" in Egypt

From Youssra El-Sharkawy Cairo, May 23 (PTI) Egypt's ex-President Mohammed Morsi and several secular figures went on trial today for "insulting... ...

http://www.ptinews.com/news/6064232_Morsi-nbsp-on-trial-for--insulting-the-judiciary--in-Egypt-.html
Egypt's Copts praise Sisi but await more tangible suppor …

AL-OUR, Egypt (Reuters) - When Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi dispatched fighter jets this year against Islamic State targets in Libya in... ...

https://in.news.yahoo.com/egypts-copts-praise-sisi-await-more-tangible-support-115357255.html
Air raids on Yemen capital mount, scores displaced

Sanaa: Saudi-led warplanes intensified their air strikes against Yemeni rebels in the capital Wednesday, fuelling panic as political efforts to end... ...

http://zeenews.india.com/news/world/air-raids-on-yemen-capital-mount-scores-displaced_1598484.html

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