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WTF News: It's Weird, True and Funny

Here’s a fresh collection of the truly weird, true and funny news from around the world.  1) This pig drinks frappuccinos and wears designer clothes Devoted pig-owner Mindi Reinbolt......

12 PHOTOS from an odd, crazy world

Here's your weekly digest of photographs that prove that it's a mad, mad, mad, mad world out there!Horse whisperer Martin Tata sits on his five-year-old horse "Primavera" as he performs a......

'The sentence is a catastrophe for the family'

'Serious crimes of this sort cannot be excused merely because he has a family.' P Rajendran/Rediff.com was in the courtroom last week when Mathew Martoma was sentenced to nine years in prison for......

WTF News: It's Weird, True and Funny

Here’s your weekly collection of stories that prove it’s a crazy, funny world out there!  1) Twilight fan marries cardboard cut-out of Robert Pattinson Lauren Adkins, 25, is......

Courts weighed down by flab?

Supreme Court must be less ambitious in the issues it chooses to take up, says M J Antony Way back in the 1940s, work in the Federal Court -- the predecessor to the Supreme Court of India -- was so......

A daily wage labourer who turned multimillionaire

The 39-year-old, the fifth child of an illiterate labourer couple and only the second of their eight to be educated, now helms various ventures that bring in a turnover of between Rs 75 crore and......

A daily wage labourer who turned multimillionaire

Jubilee Hills is Hyderabad's most coveted address, and a drive past the mansions here reveals why. Some houses look elegant while many are hideous, but all are quite large. JubileeHeights, the......

From Tihar, Roy tries to sell the New York Plaza

It's hardly the $30,000 a night royal suite but after five months in India's biggest jail, the owner of the New York Plaza and London's Grosvenor House is thrilled to be able to use a modest office......

Why RBI is right in maintaining status quo

The RBI is clearly not willing to take any chances with food inflation. In its third bi-monthly monetary policy review of the year, the Reserve Bank of India did what was widely expected; it......

RBI shifts inflation goalpost to Jan 2016

Reserve Bank of India Governor Raghuram Rajan has managed to divide economists yet again. While nobody was expecting RBI to cut rates on Tuesday, the stance was expected to be more accommodative.......

Naseeruddin Shah: I like people who tell me they did not like my work

'I wasn’t initially convinced about Finding Fanny. I didn’t know what the hell Homi (Adajania, director) had written.' Veteran actor Naseeruddin Shah gets candid. Naseeruddin Shah's......

Saluting Robin Williams

Wherever you may be Oh Captain, My Captain, today I reach out, stand on my desk and salute you, says Aseem Chhabra. It was around 7 pm on Monday evening that I checked my Twitter feed, as I sat at......

Heropanti Review: Tiger Shroff shows promise in a shoddy launch vehicle

Tiger Shroff could not have asked for a shoddier launch with Heropanti. Yet, somehow beneath the pin-up torso, the soulful eyes and an awkward smile -- a genuine, graceful, likeable boy comes......

Review: X-Men: Days Of Future Past has a blast with the past

X-Men: Days Of Future Past crams so, so much plot into its two-hour running time that there isn’t room to get bored, raves Raja Sen. What good is it knocking a gun out of a man's hand when he......

Rahul Dravid delivers the Dilip Sardesai memorial lecture

Rahul Dravid speaks at the Dilip Sardesai Memorial Lecture. Photograph: Reuben Varghese/Rediff.com   Former India skipper Rahul Dravid spoke at the Dilip Sardesai Memorial Lecture at the......

'India is giving England a lesson in how to play one-day cricket'

Ravindra Jadeja of India celebrates with teammates Suresh Raina and Virat Kohli after dismissing England's Joe Root in the third one-dayer in Nottingham. Photograph: Gareth Copley/Getty Images......

Fletcher will lead India into World Cup: Dhoni

Ending speculation about coach Duncan Fletcher's role in the five One-dayers against England, Indian skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni said that the Zimbabwean will stay as "boss" of the team until the......

'If Fletcher can read between the lines, he can tender his resignation'

With Ravi Shastri being appointed as the director of the Indian cricket team, the days of current chief coach Duncan Fletcher seems to be numbered. There is a question mark over his presence during......

England Diary: 'Cook contemplated quitting captaincy last month'

Alastair Cook has succeeded in pulling England out of Ashes defeat depression with two massive victories over India but the England captain was mulling resignation during the Sri Lanka series, it......
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Q. Sherlock Detective reviewed the information they had on the case so far.A lady named 'himanshi' was found shot and they already had a list of suspects - Ankit , Tarun, Harish, Manoj and Manish.Killer is a fan of sherlock and chalenge him by leaving notes ad various places.* The first was found in a toilet room.* The second was found in an art room.* The third was in a restroom.* the fourth in an underwater room.* The fifth at the no smoking room.All of the notes read the same thing, 'The clues are where you find the notes.' Yet, nothing was found at anyplace the notes w
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