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A House of Horrors in the City of Joy

When the Kolkata police began investigating an apparent case of suicide of a 77-year-old man in a posh central Kolkata home on June 10, they were not prepared for what they found. They......

Aus mother arrested in death of eight children

A 37-year-old mother has been arrested on charges of killing eight children, including seven of her own, in the regional city of Cairns in north Queensland in Australia. Mersane Warria was arrested......

'India had never seen anything like Bhopal'

'The wards were full of children. Five- and six-year-old children. And children in incubators' 'The city was in complete disarray. The (authorities) didn’t bother much' 'The people......

It's very cold in Shillong, Dr Kalam told family a day before his death

The former president called up his family in Rameswaram on Sunday to ask about his elder brother’s health    APJ Abdul Kalam with his aide Srijan Pal Singh, who accompanied the......

15 jaw-dropping photos of the week that was

A round-up of our favourite photographs from the week gone by   A woman reads a magazine as she floats in the salt waters of Tus lake in Khakassia region, southwest of the Siberian city of......

What prompted iPhone maker Foxconn to enter India again

Six months after it closed its factory in Chennai, the company has promised to set up 10-12 plants and employ 1 million workers in India by 2020. But this time round, it is treading cautiously. In......

Muktangan empowers poor women to become teachers

As the teachers began gaining confidence, it also drew the attention of other women in the community, leading to greater demand for teaching jobs, finds Ranjita Ganesan.   Image: Muktangan......

MySmartPrice raises $10 mn from Accel, Helion Ventures in series-B round

Proceeds will be utilised to expand company's hyperlocal shopping services to over 50 cities MySmartPrice, a Hyderabad-based price comparison shopping and product discovery service portal, has......

Maruti S-Cross has arrived, Duster, Ecosport be prepared!

The Maruti S-Cross emerges as a very practical offering with loads of interior space and a comfortable ride, while the new 1.6-litre diesel engine is very responsive and fun," says Faisal Khan of......

Ishita Khanna is transforming lives in Spiti, the eco-friendly way

Ishita Khanna’s passion for mountains and the environment took her to scenic Spiti in Himachal Pradesh. At a time when climate change is threatening livelihoods across the world, Ishita is......

Parineeti, Anushka, Deepika: Where were our stars born?

Take a look! Photograph: Courtesy India International Jewellery Week Parineeti Chopra may not be working on a film at the moment but the Kill Dill actress sure knows how to keep herself......

First Look: Priyanka Chopra in Quantico

A look at the top tweets from your favourite Bollywood celebrities: After wrapping up Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s Bajirao Mastani, actress Priyanka Chopra is back on the sets of her......

The Godfather actor Alex Rocco no more

Alex Rocco, the gravelly-voiced actor whose gallery of memorable characters included Moe Greene, the cocky, bespectacled Las Vegas casino owner in The Godfather, has died. He was 79.......

Review: Bajrangi Bhaijaan is a solid crowdpleaser

Bajrangi Bhaijaan is an overearnest, oversimplified, sweet and frequently schlocky film, which works because of a finely picked supporting cast, some sharp lines of dialogue and, most......

Richa Chadha: I am being spoilt by international attention now

Not only does Richa Chadha have a nose for picking interesting roles, but her olfactory system also seems to help her prepare for them.  Before starting on a project, she selects a fragrance......

Transfer Buzz: Filipe Luis rejoins Atletico from Chelsea

Filipe Luis. Photograph: Atletico Madrid/Twitter Defender Filipe Luis has rejoined Atletico Madrid from Chelsea in a reported 16 million euro ($17.66 million) deal, the Spanish club said on......

Tendulkar leads sports fraternity in tributes to late President Kalam

Batting legend Sachin Tendulkar places a wreath on the coffin of late President Dr APJ Abdul Kalam in New Delhi on Tuesday. Photograph: SpokespersonMoD/Twitter Legendary Indian cricketer......

Drogba joins MLS bandwagon, signs for Montreal Impact

Didier Drogba addresses speaks to fans in London. Photograph: Mike Hewitt/Getty Images Former Chelsea striker Didier Drogba has signed for the Montreal Impact, the club announced on Monday as the......

Hamilton on cloud nine after Hungary pole

Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton. Photograph: Laszlo Balogh/Reuters Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton took pole position for the Hungarian Grand Prix on Saturday with a blistering lap more......

Olympic gymnast gets engaged after a sweet proposal!

NFL player Andrew East, left, with former Olympic gymnast Shawn Johnson. Photograph: Jason Merritt/Getty Images Olympic gold-medalist gymnast Shawn Johnson got engaged to Andrew East, snapper......
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Crespo joins Villa as Sherwood continues to ring changes

LONDON: Jose Angel Crespo has become Aston Villa's seventh close-season signing after sealing a move from relegated La Liga side Cordoba, the... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/sports/football/epl/top-stories/Crespo-joins-Villa-as-Sherwood-continues-to-ring-changes/articleshow/48256167.cms
Woman Commits Suicide After Alleged Harassment By In-Laws

A 20-year-old woman allegedly committed suicide in the city after she was harassed by her in-laws for want of dowry, police said today. ...

http://www.outlookindia.com/news/article/woman-commits-suicide-after-alleged-harassment-by-inlaws/908199
US restaurant fined $5,000 for 'wanted waitress' job ad

NEW YORK: An Italian restaurant here has been slapped with a fine of $5,000 for putting a 'wanted waitress' job ad which the city's human rights... ...

http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/international/world-news/us-restaurant-fined-5000-for-wanted-waitress-job-ad/articleshow/48257047.cms
A global alliance, but is it made in heaven?

When a team from Star Alliance inspected Air India's facilities in 2014, it was pleasantly surprised. The Indian airline had asked to join the... ...

http://www.thehindubusinessline.com/specials/flight-plan/a-global-alliance-but-is-it-made-in-heaven/article7474462.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
Warplanes attack air base near Yemen's Aden

By By | Reuters By Mohammed Ghobari and Mohammed Mukhashef SANAA/ADEN (Reuters) - Warplanes attacked Houthi militia in control of Yemen's... ...

https://in.news.yahoo.com/warplanes-attack-air-near-yemens-aden-164320718.html

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