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India ranks 136 on World Press Freedom Index, slips 3 places

India has slipped three notches in the World Press Freedom Index 2017, a report released by global media watchdog Reporters Without Borders that has cited the “threat from Modi’s......

The odd, odd world we live in!

Moments that show it's an odd, odd world we live in. California ‘weed nun’ Christine Meeusen, 57, right, and India Delgado, who goes by the name Sister Eevee, smoke a......

Eman story comes undone: While doctor praises weight loss, sister disagrees

In a disturbing revelation, the world’s heaviest woman Eman Ahmed’s sister Saimma Selim has alleged that Dr Muffazal Lakdawala, who has been treating the former, is not correct about......

'Muslims have been made coolies of secularism'

'This is India, bhai. This kind of country does not exist anywhere in the world.' After the Supreme Court ordered a trial in the Babri Masjid demolition case against senior Bharatiya Janata Party......

REWIND: Top photos of the week that was

Missed out on last week's big stories?  Here's a glimpse of all that happened around the world last week in images.  An injured demonstrator is been helped by another protester......

Land of rising two-wheeler sales

The biggest scooter and motorbike market in the world is -- of course -- India. Guess who are the gainers? IMAGE: Ahmedabad, Gujarat. Photograph: Amit Dave/Reuters. India is emerging as a top......

SBI wants to be among the world's top 30 banks in three years: Arundhati Bhattacharya

'We can't delay NPA resolution any longer.' 'If you talk to any international investor, they have much more faith in our country than many of our countrymen.' The issue of non-performing assets......

'India going to be one of the largest economies in the world'

Barry Eichengreen, professor of economics and political science, University of California, Berkeley, analyses the transparency of the Reserve Bank of India, the growth rate of the Indian......

Your favourite cup of tea could be in trouble!

The world-famous Darjeeling tea is losing its flavour even as it struggles with falling production, says Avishek Rakshit.  IMAGE: The key problem which plagues the Darjeeling gardens is the......

The saga of an FB post gone horribly wrong

Of all the tremors to rock the start-up world of late -- Snapdeal’s layoffs, Stayzilla’s shutting down, Flipkart’s frequent devaluations -- nothing will match the rumble at......

For the great love of British TV shows

Love Sherlock, Dr Who, and Downton Abbey?  Vanita Kohli-Khandekar finds out how the UK became one the world's largest creators of television content. The Pakistan that India loves! IMAGE:......

'I proved to myself and the world that I am sexy'

'In my personal life, I honestly find it very difficult to express my anger.''When you are a public figure, you feel watched that much more and then you are all the more careful.''Begum Jaan was......

'The world of music dims without Kishori Amonkar's light'

'She was a modern-day Tansen among the female classical vocalists of the country.' Musicians and film folk pay rich tribute to Kishori Amonkar. Legendary Hindustani......

Sharapova cruises into Stuttgart semis

Former world number one Maria Sharapova cruised into the Stuttgart Grand Prix semi-finals on Friday, extending her winning comeback from a doping suspension with a smooth 6-3 6-4 victory over......

Sharapova eases past Makarova into Stuttgart quarters

Former world number one Maria Sharapova eased past fellow Russian Ekaterina Makarova 7-5, 6-1 on Thursday to reach the Stuttgart Grand Prix quarter-finals and continue her winning comeback from a......

Delhi Daredevils sign Samuels to replace injured de Kock

IMAGE: West Indies’s Marlon Samuels bats during the ICC World Twenty20 final against England. Photograph: Gareth Copley/Getty Images Indian Premier League side Delhi Daredevils signed West......

Sharapova marks comeback from doping ban with win over Vinci

Former world number one Maria Sharapova made a winning comeback to the tour on Wednesday following her 15-month doping ban, beating Italian Roberta Vinci in straight sets in the first round of the......

''World class' Bumrah a good bowler in all formats'

'He is a world class white-ball bowler and his reputation as a death bowler. He does bowl good yorkers.' IMAGE: Jasprit Bumrah celebrates a wicket. Photograph: BCCI Mumbai Indians' death-over......
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Kolkata begins countdown with final of showpiece event six months away

The countdown for the final of the Fifa U-17 World Cup 2017 began on Friday with the City of Joy gearing up to stage the marque clash exactly six... ...

http://www.firstpost.com/sports/fifa-u-17-world-cup-2017-kolkata-begins-countdown-with-final-of-showpiece-event-six-months-away-3412802.html
Advani stumbles at final hurdle again

Ace Indian cueist PankajAdvani's quest for a maiden Asian Snooker Championship remained unfulfilled as the 16-time world champion suffered another... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/608817/advani-stumbles-final-hurdle-again.html
Gold firms as stocks, dollar retreat, but still eyes weekly loss

By Jan Harvey LONDON (Reuters) - Gold firmed on Friday as forecast-beating euro zone inflation boosted the euro against the dollar, while global... ...

http://www.sify.com/finance/gold-firms-as-stocks-dollar-retreat-but-still-eyes-weekly-loss-news-others-re3aGAacdjbcc.html
Kollywood Bonanza

In 1912, for the first time ever, a feature film was screened in India. One hundred and five years later, the wheel is set to turn a full circle.... ...

http://www.mydigitalfc.com/news/kollywood-bonanza-969
A loaded issue

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has denied it, but it is in a way surprising that a Niti Aayog member should have spoken of taxing agricultural... ...

http://www.mydigitalfc.com/views/bruminationsb-loaded-issue-965

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