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Clive's treasure fetches £ 4.7 m

Mughal treasures taken to Britain by Robert Clive fetched 4.7 million yesterday at an auction at Christie's in London, reports The Telegraph, London. The collection, sold by Clive's descendants,......

Christie's to auction Raj artefacts

A jade flask that once belonged to Robert Clive is expected to fetch 1 million when it is auctioned at Christie's in London in April.It was victory at the 1757 Battle of Plassey that established......

Here all in silence, let them sleep their sleep

Right in the midst of bustling Kolkata lies what might be the most prominent population of Britons in India.Vaihayasi Pande Daniel/Rediff.com walks through the South Park Street Cemetery. IMAGE:......

8 lessons from Tharoor's electrifying Oxford speech

‘While British politicians continue to wonder whether countries like India should even get basic compensation, let’s remind them 200 years of injustice can’t be compensated for......

Why British politicians should take tips from us

Ever since The Telegraph broke the story a couple of weeks back, the British media has been full of reports about Members of Parliament padding up their expenses recoverable from the exchequer.......

Textile exports: Even Bangladesh is better than India!

The primary problem is that India's garment factories are too small and they typically have 150 people and about 80 machines, says Rahul Jacob. Image: World would scarcely notice if India stopped......

Economics Nobel winners through history

The Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences for 2005 will be declared on Monday, October 10. Here we present a list of all the recipients of the Economics Nobel that was first given in 1969. 2005......

Drug firms setting up crack R&D teams

Pharmaceutical companies are furiously trying to set up 'research advisory boards' and are scouring the globe for former research heads of pharmaceutical MNCs, faculty heads of research institutes......

Kydland, Prescott win Economics Nobel

The 2004 Nobel Prize for Economics was jointly won by Finn E Kydland (right) of Norway and Edward C Prescott (left) of the United States on Monday.The duo won the coveted prize 'for their......

Birdman, Boyhood, American Sniper sweep Oscar 2015 nominations

The 87th Annual Academy awards nominations were announced by directors JJ Abrams and Alfonso Cuarón as well as Chris Pine and Academy President Cheryl Boone Isaacs, at the......

Golden Globes 2015: Julianne Moore, Michael Keaton win

The 72th Annual Golden Globe awards have been announced. There have been quite a few surprises and some expected nods. Here's a quick glance at the winners, listed in bold: BEST MOTION......

Julia Roberts to shoot film in India?

Julia Roberts could be back in India in a few months but it won't be for a vacation. The 41-year-old actresswill be shooting for a film produced by Brad Pitt's company. Based on the international......

Desi spotting in The Accidental Husband

So who is looking forward to the September 5 release of the Uma Thurman and Colin Firth-starrer The Accidental Husband?A recent e-mail alerted us that one Rajat Kumar of New Jersey works on the......

Weekend Watch: Closer

Before talking about this extremely thought-provoking Mike Nichols film, it is important to warn you that this is not a date movie. In fact, it is the absolute antithesis of date movies -- a......

Euro 2016: How the last 8 teams measure up

The stage is set for the quarter-finals of Euro 2016. Here's a look at the strengths and weaknesses of the last 8 teams in the fray.BELGIUM IMAGE: Belgium's Eden Hazard celebrates scoring a goal......

EXPOSED! Ronaldo's set-piece obsession

IMAGE: Cristiano Ronaldo of Portugal picks up the ball in preparation to take a penalty during the Euro 2016 match against Austria. Photograph: Clive Rose/Getty Images. One question stands out......

Euro 2016: Ronaldo misses penalty as Portugal held to 0-0 draw with Austria

IMAGE: Portugal's Cristiano Ronaldo reacts after he has a goal disallowed during their Euro 2016 Group F match against Austria at Parc des Princes stadium in Paris on Saturday. Photograph: Clive......

Euro: How toothless Germany were checked by plucky Poland

IMAGE: Poland's Arkadiusz Milik and Germany's Mats Hummels compete for the ball during their Euro 2016 Group C match at Stade de France in Paris on Thursday. Photograph: Alexander......

PHOTOS: Euro 2016 decorated with flying tackles, bloodied noses, coaches kisses and much more...

As the first round of matches in the Euro 2016 wrap up, we can’t but agree that we've witnessed some great football action so far. 25 more days of the beautiful game are yet to be played, but......
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A brief history of subcontinent giants in the Caribbean

With a new coach and a pragmatic captain at their disposal, the Indian cricket team will be eager to improve their Test record in the Caribbean... ...

http://www.catchnews.com/cricket-news/ind-vs-wi-a-brief-history-of-subcontinent-giants-in-the-caribbean-1469109808.html
Music industry mourns the loss of golden-voiced Mubarak Begum

The last time Mirror (June 16) caught up with an ailing Mubarak Begum, we were informed by her daughter-inlaw, Zarina Hussain Shaikh, that the... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/entertainment/hindi/music/news/Music-industry-mourns-the-loss-of-golden-voiced-Mubarak-Begum/articleshow/53294576.cms
Interesting India vs West Indies Test Stats and Trivia

Brought to you by 4 Min ago 0 0 19th July (CRICKETNMORE) - The first test of the 4 match series between India and West Indies will start... ...

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Roads in Fort St. George to be re-laid

Most of the structures are now at least two feet below the road surface At Fort St. George functions Archaeological Survey of India (ASI),... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/chennai/roads-in-fort-st-george-to-be-relaid/article8868631.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
McIver hints at a battle between good and bad zombies

The CW's comedy-drama series "iZombie" Season 3 is actively moving forward with its production schedule. Recently, the lead star Rose McIver, who... ...

http://www.ibtimes.co.in/izombie-season-3-spoilers-air-date-mciver-hints-battle-between-good-bad-zombies-686878

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