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'What have I done to deserve this humiliation?'

The distraught family of Viswanatha Gurukkal, who was attacked by a group of youngsters, blames some political parties for taking up anti-Brahminism as their poll plank. Shobha Warrier/Rediff.com......

Nature's fury turns Nepal into a ghost town

The scenic mountainous valley, which earlier bustled with presence of foreign tourists, now wear a deserted look. Kunal Dutt reports An earthquake victim sits on the rubble of a house as he waits......

It's New Year in China! Why is Beijing so spooky then?

It is one of the most populous cities. But the streets of Beijing are eerily deserted ahead of the Lunar New Year. Millions of Chinese leave the capital city and travel home for the festival which......

Followers desert Rampal's ashram, some say they were forced to stay

Haryana Police on Thursday ordered setting up of a Special Investigation Team to probe certain cases registered in the wake of the tense two-week stand-off inside 'godman' Rampal's Satlok ashram in......

Virgin's test space craft crashes, pilot killed

The Virgin Galactic SpaceShipTwo rocket explodes in mid-air during a test flight above the Mojave Desert in California. Photograph: Kenneth Brown/Reuters One pilot died and another suffered a......

Govt plans Rs 2 lakh-cr solar and wind power projects in deserts

With depleting fossil fuel reserves and environmental concerns surrounding conventional power generation, the government has started work on a long-term plan to tap into India’s solar and......

Of a deserted office and a man who is giving Samsung sleepless nights

Shaikh Allauddin Pakir Maiddin is giving sleepless nights to the top brass of South Korean consumer electronics maker Samsung and its chairman, Lee Kun-hee, the richest man in that country. But,......

Meet the Indian techies who sold their firm to Apple

Vipul Ved Prakash describes himself as a “hacker, entrepreneur, desert rat” on his Twitter profile. Rishab Aiyer Ghosh, on the other hand, calls himself the “invisible hand......

Retire or not, Sachin to remain a darling with brands

Advertisers won't desert the Master Blaster even after his retirement as they feel the brand will continue to invoke trust and confidence. As the master blaster hangs up his boots after playing his......

The misery of gold miners in Sudan

In their quest for gold, these miners risk their lives and plunge into dark gorges in the barren deserts of Sudan. There are around 60,000 impoverished miners, who bear adverse weather conditions......

The 10 WORST Horror Films of Bollywood

White sari clad women roaming about deserted mansions holding an ominous candle, humming a haunting tune.    Creepy ghouls attacking an unsuspecting party of people stuck in the middle of......

PIX: 2012 Films That Deserved MORE Love Than They Got

As is the case with most films in India, the big budget projects -- star vehicles to be precise -- eclipse more deserving indie films that are made with a lot of honesty and respect for the craft.......

PHOTOS: What happens when India meet Pakistan in World Cup?

Streets in Mumbai wear a deserted look during the India-Pakistan match. Photograph: Sahil Salvi When the arch-rivals India and Pakistan meet the cricket pundits use synonyms like crackerjack,......

Was Dhoni right in quitting in the middle of a series? Tell us!

Did Mahendra Singh Dhoni desert a sinking ship or was it a courageous decision to quit in the middle of a series? Mahendra Singh Dhoni leads his team mates onto the field during day one of the......

Bike-loving Dhoni ends his long test ride

Mahendra Singh Dhoni's usual limited-over pro-activeness often deserted him in the Test arena and the clamour was growing to hand the job over to Virat Kohli, an animated antithesis to Dhoni's......

Argentina coach Sabella likens Messi to an oasis in the desert

Lionel Messi is like water in the desert, Argentina coach Alejandro Sabella said after his team beat Belgium 1-0 to reach the World Cup semi-finals on Saturday. Four-times World Player of the Year......

IPL PHOTOS: Shilpa Shetty's magic fails; lady luck deserts Rajasthan Royals

The IPL match-fixing controversy hunted the Rajasthan Royals this season, and a place in the play-offs would have been soothing. But things were not meant to be; even lady luck evaded them. -......
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Saluting Kalam, a man who valued persistence, determination

In the passing of Dr APJ Abdul Kalam, India has lost not just one of its most beloved elder statesmen, but a scientist who led from the front to... ...

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NTSB examines probable cause of Virgin Galactic spaceship crash

WASHINGTON: The National Transportation Safety Board is considering what caused a Virgin Galactic spaceship to break apart over the Mojave Desert... ...

http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/science/ntsb-examines-probable-cause-of-virgin-galactic-spaceship-crash/articleshow/48247457.cms
The man behind Pokhran 2 and India's nuclear weaponisation

New Delhi: After India's first nuclear test carried out on May 18, 1974 in Rajasthan's Pokhran, no nuclear tests took place till 1998 when the then... ...

http://www.ibnlive.com/news/india/apj-abdul-kalam-the-man-behind-pokhran-2-and-indias-nuclear-weaponisation-1026640.html
NPF strike causes gridlock in hill districts

Source: Hueiyen News Service Tamenglong/Chandel/Ukhrul/Imphal, July 27 2015: Normal life in the five districts of Manipur was thrown out of... ...

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Saudis expand price war downstream

In June 2015, Saudi Arabia pumped a record 10.564 million barrels a day, a record level. As if being the world's biggest exporter of oil was not... ...

http://www.indiainfoline.com/article/news-top-story/saudis-expand-price-war-downstream-115072800395_1.html

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