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At stroke of midnight, 15000 Bangladeshis became Indian

At the stroke of midnight on Friday, Bangladesh and India swapped tiny islands of land, ending one of the world's most intractable border disputes that has kept thousands in stateless limbo......

Typhoon Haiyan, one of strongest storms ever, slams Philippines

The world's strongest typhoon on record has reportedly hit the Philippines' central islands with 380 kmph wind speed, leading to evacuations of millions of people to high ground and storm shelters......

DESTRUCTIVE FORCE: Pix of world's first underwater N-test

The atoll of Bikini, a necklace of 23 islands located on the northern fringe of the Marshall Islands, was once popular for its sandy beaches and swaying palms that surrounded a tranquil, blue-green......

Hot spots for world's powerful earthquakes identified

Researchers have pinpointed the locations -- like Indonesia's Sumatra Island -- where the world's largest earthquakes are most likely to take place, with greater accuracy than ever before. The......

Lost WWII submarine found with 71 bodies on board

  A long lost British Second World War submarine that vanished 73 years ago has been found with 71 bodies of crew off the coast of Italy. The 1,290 tonne vessel was found by a diving team at......

India steals the show at Bali meet; 'peace clause' stalemate continues

Amid heated talks in a serene Indonesian island resort on the second day of the World Trade Organization’s (WTO’s) ninth ministerial conference (MC9), India swept all off their feet......

Peace Clause: India may lose G33 support

On the first day of the World Trade Organization’s ninth ministerial conference in the picturesque Indonesian island of Bali, India seems to be losing the support of the G33 coalition of......

World's top 10 tax havens

“The biggest providers of financial secrecy are not small, palm-fringed islands as many suppose, but some of the world’s biggest and wealthiest countries,” finds the Financial......

Victims of urbanisation: India, Indonesia and China

The island city of Indonesia serves as a grim reminder of the urban squalor that awaits most Asian cities As world leaders descend once again on Rio de Janeiro next week to take stock of global......

Check out these amazing undersea structures!

Poseidon Undersea Resort is the world's first seafloor resort at Fiji island. Located 40 feet under the water in a luxurious ambience, this resort offers a unforgetable experience. The Poseidon......

Lessons from Bollywood: How to holiday in style!

Get inspired from Bollywood and holiday in style! All work and no play make everybody dull. Guess that’s why man invented the concept of holidays? With beauty to behold and bliss to......

Manoj Kumar's 10 BEST Performances

Some actors are known for their style. Some for their versatility. Manoj Kumar is famous for his on-screen patriotism, which is so deeply etched in public memory that he came to be known as......

George Clooney and 10 movie gems from Berlin

Aseem Chhabra spots 10 must-see movies at the Berlin Film Festival. George Clooney was pissed. He was the headliner at the opening day press conference at the Berlinale, for his new film Hail......

Team India's cup of woes

The Caribbean Islands immediately evoke emotions of joy, fun and frolic. Yet, in two World Cup outings, first in 2007 (ODI) and now in 2010 (T20), the Indian cricket team has left its fans......

Gayle is often targeted for newspaper headlines: Sammy

IMAGE: Chris Gayle gives a TV interview to Mel Mclaughlin during the Big Bash League match between the Hobart Hurricanes and the Melbourne Renegades in Hobart. Photograph: Darrian Traynor/Getty......

Find out the latest controversial thing said by F1 boss

‘I don’t know whether a woman would physically be able to drive an F1 car quickly, and they wouldn’t be taken seriously’ IMAGE:  Danica Patrick, driver of the......

Sri Lanka's Rangana Herath retires from ODIs, T20s

‘Every cricketer has to stop at the right time, I feel it's time to make room for fresh talent to be groomed’ IMAGE: Sri Lanka's Rangana Herath, right, celebrates. Photograph: Dinuka......

12 things you should know about 'super galactico' Cristiano Ronaldo

In his nearly 15-year football career on the big stage, Cristiano Ronaldo has memerised fans and opponents alike, with his nimble footwork and goal-scoring prowess. Not only has the 31-year-old......
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Maratha War Memorial renovation on the cards

PUNE: The structure at the junction of Coyaji Road and Moledina Road may serve mostly as a traffic island, but if plans go ahead, the Maratha War... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/pune/Maratha-War-Memorial-renovation-on-the-cards/articleshow/52496634.cms
No campus is anisland

Have you ever heard a cricketer asking youngsters to not play cricket? So why are some politicians sermonizing to the youth to not do politics in... ...

https://in.news.yahoo.com/no-campus-island-000200339.html
China bets on duty-free paradise to keep luxury spenders at home

SANYA, China China's efforts to lift local consumption, spur domestic tourism and keep within its borders citizens that splurge in Milan or Seoul... ...

http://in.reuters.com/article/us-china-retail-idINKCN0YK0TI
More than 700 feared dead in recent Mediterranean crossings

POZZALLO: Survivor accounts have pushed to more than 700 the number of migrants feared dead in Mediterranean Sea shipwrecks over three days in the... ...

http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/international/world-news/more-than-700-feared-dead-in-recent-mediterranean-crossings/articleshow/52496246.cms
Elephanta Caves at sea-level risk

India's iconic Elephanta Caves are facing a long-term risk from sealevel rise, according to a new report. "India's Elephanta Caves are one of 130... ...

http://www.punemirror.in/pune/others/Elephanta-Caves-at-sea-level-risk/articleshow/52495745.cms

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