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One-man, one-post: President accepts minister Danve's resignation

President Pranab Mukherjee on Friday accepted the resignation of Minister of State for Consumer Affairs and Food and Public Distribution, Raosaheb Dadarao Danve, from the Union Council of......

'Newsweek' to return to print after one-year break

United States current affairs magazine Newsweek, which had ceased publication last year to focus on its website, plans to bring back the print edition early next year. The magazine expects to begin......

US seeks clarification from India on Ford Foundation, Greenpeace issue

The United States on Friday expressed concern over India's crackdown on Ford Foundation and Greenpeace, and said it is seeking "clarification" on the action. "We are aware that the (Indian)......

Govt puts Ford Foundation on 'watch list'; curbs on funding

In a fresh crackdown on foreign fundings to NGOs, the Union Home Ministry has put the Ford Foundation of the USA on its "watch list" and ordered that all funds coming from the international......

Opposition ruckus over farmer's suicide forces Lok Sabha to adjourn

Opposition members on Thursday created ruckus in the Lok Sabha over the suicide of a farmer in New Delhi on Wednesday, leading to adjournment of proceedings even as the government said it was ready......

India must learn from China to revive its ailing railways

In part three of a series, Rangeet Ghosh, Aakanksha Arora, Sutirtha Roy and Arvind Subramanian explain how the big numbers obscure some serious deficiencies in the 'lifeline of the nation'......

Yawning gap in Modi government's claims and deeds on climate

Despite Prime Minister Narendra Modi's tall claims that no one has served nature more than India, some of the steps taken by his government prove that the ground reality is the exact opposite,......

VVIP travel: Govt owes about Rs 600 crore to Air India

Government owes about Rs 600 crore (Rs 6 billion) to Air India for using its aircraft for travel of VVIPs. The Ministry of Civil Aviation has taken up the issue with various ministries regarding......

India builds first 'smart' city as urban population swells

Engineers walk past a cooling system plant under construction inside Gujarat International Finance Tec-City (GIFT) at Gandhinagar, in Gujarat. Photograph: Amit Dave/Reuters India's push to......

Uber adds muscle to local arms

The company enhances financial capabilities of Uber India Systems, acquires Delhi-based firm Uber, the global cab-hailing app, is gearing up for a long drive in India, having taken a series of......

50 years of Oscar glory: 10 things you didn't know about My Fair Lady

Celebrating 50 years of a timeless Hollywood classic. Some lessons are impossible to forget. Particularly when rendered in the delightful form of Audrey Hepburn and Rex Harrison. It’s been a......

Vin Diesel honoured at Hollywood Boulevard

A lowdown on what's happening in Hollywood. Image: Vin Diesel poses for photographers during his handprint and footprint ceremony. Photograph: Phil McCarten/Reuters Action star Vin Diesel......

Arjun Rampal to the media: Mind your own business!

A look at the top tweets from your favourite Bollywood celebrities: Roy actor Arjun Rampal, who, along with wife Mehr Jessia, has been in the news ever since close pals Hrithik Roshan and......

Why Norman feels sorry for fallen Tiger Woods

‘You don’t need your minders to say It’s OK’ ‘I hate seeing someone who, at the pinnacle, can fall off and look so disgustingly bad’ Tiger Woods of the United......

Sangakkara, Lanning named Wisden Cricketer of the World

Kumar Sangakkara. Photograph: David Gray/Reuters Sri Lanka great Kumar Sangakkara has been named as the Leading Cricketer in the World in the 2015 Wisden Cricketers' Almanack. Meanwhile......

'Pakistani batsmen don't have Kohli's class'

‘Look there is a vast difference in pedigree of Virat and Akmal’ ‘Virat along with AB de Villiers and David Warner are the three best batsmen’ India’s Virat Kohli......
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Comcast Spent a Lot for Little in Merger Lobbying Blitz

By Shalini Ramachandran, Brody Mullins and Brent Kendall WASHINGTON-- Comcast Corp. Chief Executive Brian Roberts called Federal Communications... ...

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Turf war for cricketing glory

Since the Pakistan team is a spent force, a match with India is marketed as a spectacle What is the last news that you have heard of... ...

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Petraeus gets two years’ probation for information leak

David Petraeus Former CIA director David Petraeus, whose career was destroyed by an extramarital affair with his biographer, was sentenced Thursday... ...

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US expresses concern, seeks clarification from India

WASHINGTON: "We are aware that the (Indian) ministry of home affairs suspended the registration of Greenpeace India and has placed the Ford... ...

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Let's talk about sexual violence

For every person who is heartened by how the public conversation about gender violence has changed following the December 2012 rape and murder of a... ...

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