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World's oldest aircraft carrier INS Viraat could soon be a museum

After 57 years of service life -- first commissioned in 1959 into the Royal Navy as HMS Hermes (R-12) and then transferred to India in 1987 -- the last of the Centaur-class......

The world's 10 LARGEST aircraft carriers

With Britain’s Queen Elizabeth unveiling the Royal Navy’s biggest ever aircraft carrier, which weighs more than 10,000 African elephants and is longer than the Houses of Parliament,......

PIRATES! Sailor recounts the hijack of Royal Grace

After almost 12 months in captivity and the death of an officer, 21 crewmen of merchant navy tanker Royal Grace were set free.'s Priyanka spoke to one of the captives, a 24-year-old......

7 Royal Marines arrested over 'suspicion of murder

The UK ministry of defence (MoD) has confirmed the arrest of Seven Royal Marines from the British Royal Navy (RN) on suspicion of murder. The arrests by the Royal Military Police are apparently......

India considers acquiring Sea Harriers from UK

India is seriously considering anoffer from United Kingdomof eight second-hand Royal Navy BAE Systems Sea Harrier for utilizing them as training aircraft, a leading defence weekly has claimed. The......

Bajaj Auto to launch bike from metal used in INS Vikrant

The Pune-based two- and three-wheeler maker will roll out the 150-cc bike, christened 'V', on February 1 Indian naval ship (INS) Vikrant, the first aircraft carrier, which played a pivotal role in......

Louvre Hotels Group eyes 50 properties in India by 2015

Louvre Hotels Group, which announced the opening of its first 'Royal Tulip' in Navi Mumbai in partnership with city-based Concrete Builders, on Monday said it is eyeing around 50 properties with......

The world's top 20 brands; ICICI at no. 53

A software giant has emerged as the world's most valuable brand surpassing search engine major Google, while one company from India features in the list of the top 100 global brands compiled by......

Is this the right time to buy gold?

With gold and silver touching new highs every second day, Ranchi resident Anup Vohra wants to include these in his portfolio. The 35-year old feels silver will rally further for some more time.......

Apple iPhone secretly tracking user's privacy

Apple has been accused of putting customers' privacy at risk after security researchers found that their iPhones were tracking users' locations and saving every detail to a secret file. Click......

Lawrence Of Arabia actor Peter O'Toole dies at 81

Irish actor Peter O'Toole, the starred in 1962 Oscar-winning epic Lawrence of Arabia passed away on Sunday, December 15. He was 81. The actor's agent Steve Kenis said, "He was one of a......

IPL returns to CCI's Brabourne stadium after three years

Brabourne Stadium, the long-standing Test venue in Mumbai before the construction of the Wankhede Stadium, will play host to the Indian Premier League after a gap of three seasons when holders......

Royal Zara helps put Britain in medal contention

Zara Phillips has pulled her royal weight, helping put Britain in medal contention heading into Tuesday's show jumping final of the three-discipline Olympic equestrian eventing competition.......

Olympic flame to visit London palaces and castles

The Olympic torch will share the same security as the Crown Jewels at the Tower of London on its first night in the capital on Friday before embarking on a week-long journey that will take in......

'No games security threat despite guards fiasco'

London's Olympic Games is not threatened by a major security contractor's failure to find enough staff, ministers and the head of the city's organising committee said on Sunday, seeking to quell a......

Petrol bomb raises Bahrain Grand Prix fears

Safety fears grew ahead of this weekend's Formula One Grand Prix in Bahrain on Thursday after members of the Force India team were caught up in a petrol bomb incident and police fired tear gas and......
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In Conversation With the Architect Behind the Restoration of Mumbai's Famous Rajabai Clock Tower

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