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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......

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.......

India's foreign policy running aground

The world knows Henry Kissinger as a grey eminence of international diplomacy. He tirelessly lobbies for American interests abroad. Last week in Delhi he augmented his fame. Kissinger waded into......

The battle that gave India away

It is ironical -- and tragic -- that an innocent flower would be compelled, by history, to take on connotations of war and loss. Polash, a bright red flowering tree -- also known as Flame of the......

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......

EPL PHOTOS: Chelsea inch towards title with gritty United win

Chelsea's players celebrate their victory against Manchester United. Photograph: Jamie McDonald/Getty Images Chelsea midfielder Eden Hazard struck late in the first half to secure a 1-0 home win......

Hingis back in Fed Cup after half a lifetime away

Martina Hingis along with Sania Mirza. Photograph: Julian Finney/Getty Images The last time Martina Hingis appeared in the Fed Cup for Switzerland she was a 17-year-old four-times Grand Slam......

Football round-up: Shock loss for Barca; Goal leaves Nani in tears

Barcelona lost ground on La Liga leaders Real Madrid when their 11-match winning streak was snapped by Malaga, while Premier League pacesetters Chelsea dropped points at home to Burnley. Bayern......

Just one memorable World Cup... and little else!

Five players who excelled at the World Cup, but did little of note otherwise. Australian cricketer Gary Gilmour. Photograph: Milton Wordley/Evening Standard/Getty Images Sachin Tendulkar, Glenn......

Murray under microscope after Melbourne Park meltdown

Andy Murray of Great Britain holds the runner up plate after losing in his men's final match against Novak Djokovic of Serbia. Photograph: Clive Brunskill/Getty Images Andy Murray blamed Novak......
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Betalbatim squeeze into semis

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Four Knights initiative a masterstroke, says WICB CEO

St. John's (Antigua), April 20 The West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) chief executive, Michael Muirhead, has described the newly launched Four... ...

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Chelsea inch towards title with gritty United win

Chelsea's players celebrate their victory against Manchester United. Photograph: Jamie McDonald/Getty Images Chelsea midfielder Eden Hazard struck... ...

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Hingis back in Fed Cup after half a lifetime away

Martina Hingis along with Sania Mirza. Photograph: Julian Finney/Getty Images The last time Martina Hingis appeared in the Fed Cup for Switzerland... ...

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Crowe inducted into ICC Hall of Fame

Provided by Wisden Martin Crowe became the third New Zealand cricketer, after Richard Hadlee and Debbie Hockley to be inducted into the ICC Hall... ...

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