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The great South African Oprah Winfrey scam!

Scams are afrequentoccurrencein South Africa, targeted mainly at the poor and uneducated. And the latestonewasapparentlyfueledbypublicitysurrounding Winfrey'sbriefvisit to the country......

J M Coetzee bags Nobel literature prize

The Swedish Academy on Thursday awardedthe 2003 Nobel Prize in Literature to South African novelistJohn Maxwell Coetzee.J M Coetzee started writing fiction in 1974. His international breakthrough......

REWIND: Moments that headlined in March

Images of the events that shaped the world in March. Image: Model Cara Delevingne (C) kisses model Baptiste Giabiconi (R) as Kendall Jenner (2ndL) looks on during German designer Karl Lagerfeld's......

Rebalancing the Chinese Romance

'The question remains: Was the Obama visit truly a success? 'Only the future will tell us if the "breakthrough" in the nuclear liability issue will concretise into electricity... As importantly, it......

Anil Pahwa chosen as Jefferson Science Fellow

Anil Pahwa, Logan-Fetterhoof chair professor of electrical and computer engineering, KansasStateUniversity, was last month named among the 13 Jefferson Science Fellows. The prestigious program is......

A 'TalentSprint' to put job-seekers on track

For Santanu Paul, being the son-in-law of C Rangarajan, chairman of the Prime Minister’s Economic Advisory Council, is just another facet of his life.More than the access he has to the......

BPL launches LED lantern for rural market

Lighting solutions company BPL Techno Vision on Thursday launched its rechargeable Light Emitting Diode lantern 'BPL Chirag' for the domestic rural market. In first phase, the product has been......

Silver hits another record at Rs 68,600

Continuing its record setting spree, silver spurted by Rs 2,300 to trade at fresh high of Rs 68,600 per kg today, largely in tandem with a firming global trend amid pick up in domestic demand. On......

Chinese province tightens rules for foreigners

China's Guangdong province, which has high density of foreign nationals due to large amount of external trade, has tightened up rules for foreigners living and working there as part of efforts to......

One sentence in Budget speech for 13% spending

In his 197 paragraphs speech, running into an hour and 45 minutes of time, Union finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee devoted precisely one paragraph to the nation's defence budget. This paragraph......

Seoul to host Bollywood awards show

Seoul (South Korea) will host the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Awards in 2010.'It is expected to draw hundreds of India's leading actors, actresses and filmmakers', according to South......

Foreign films vie for Oscar glory

A poignant story of a woman's struggle to survive and lead a meaningful life, despite being an AIDS victim, is South Africa's nomination for the Best Foreign Language Film Academy Award. The film,......

Mandela leaves Amitabh tongue-tied

"Do you remember me?" asked former South African president and Nobel Peace Prize winner Nelson Mandela.For once, even the articulate Amitabh Bachchan was tongue-tied.Both were visiting the bereaved......

'Armaan is a gracious film'

It is the morning before Amitabh Bachchan leaves for the International Indian Film Academy awards in Johannesburg, South Africa. He has just landed in Mumbai and is on his way to the sets of the B......

'Thank you, Sir Richard, for focusing world attention on India'

'That night -- when Gandhi won Best Picture at the 1983 Oscars belonged to India and it meant a lot to a young student like me who was trying to establish his Indian identity among the Americans......

'South Africa's team selection was interfered with during WC semis'

Laureus World Sports Academy member Mike Horn during a media interview at the Shanghai Grand Theatre. Photograph: Jamie McDonald/Getty Images for Laureus The Proteas' high performance coach Mike......

Tendulkar among four for ICC Cricketer of the Year award

England batsmen Alastair Cook and Jonathan Trott, Hashim Amla of South Africa and last year's ICC Cricketer of the Year Sachin Tendulkar have all been short-listed for the top honour at the LG ICC......

Nominees for LG ICC Awards 2011

England batsmen Alastair Cook and Jonathan Trott, Hashim Amla of South Africa and last year's ICC Cricketer of the Year Sachin Tendulkar have all been shortlisted for the top honour at the LG ICC......

Kirsten likely to join MI after quitting India job

India coach Gary Kirsten is not in the running for a similar job in the South African side but could be involved with Mumbai Indians in the IPL, a report said on Wednesday.According to the report,......

'I loved ball that knocked out Prince's off stump'

India would look to bat well on day three and put South Africa under pressure in the third and final Test in Cape Town, medium pacer S Sreesanth said.-ScorecardSreesanth's five-wicket haul helped......
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Lodha Committee report tops Working Committee agenda

Comment · print · T T T+· T- Reuters The last meeting of the Working Committee, scheduled to be held here on Friday evening, before... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/sport/cricket/justice-lodha-committee-report-tops-bcci-working-committee-agenda/article7587398.ece?utm_source=MostPopular&utm_medium=Cricket&utm_campaign=WidgetPromo
IPL Governing Council proposes two new IPL teams from next season

IPL Governing Council's two proposals will be put forward to the BCCI Working Committee. The IPL Governing Council that met in Kolkata on Thursday... ...

http://indianexpress.com/article/sports/cricket/ipl-governing-council-proposes-two-new-teams-to-replace-csk-rr-and-10-team-league-after-two-years/
Reservoir dogs and furious rabies

A pile of puppies cower under a parked car. The men grab one, but two escape down the street, forcing them to give chase. Five scrappy adult... ...

http://www.livemint.com/Consumer/T049zOQiphyL2m15lYgKXL/Reservoir-dogs-and-furious-rabies.html
Karnatakas double treble champions felicitated at glitzy function

Provided by Wisden "I believe the current team has the capability of winning ten more titles, this is only the beginning," said Vinay Kumar,... ...

http://www.msn.com/en-in/sports/other/karnatakas-double-treble-champions-felicitated-at-glitzy-function/ar-BBm243b?srcref=rss
Anurag Thakur

BCCI Secretary Anurag Thakur on Sunday made it clear that the National Cricket Academy will be shifted out of the city if the Karnataka government... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/sport/report-national-cricket-academy-will-be-shifted-if-karnataka-govt-fails-to-give-land-anurag-thakur-2117719

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