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Nuclear arms race: World Court rejects Marshall Islands suit against India

The United Nation's highest court on Wednesday narrowly threw out landmark cases brought by the tiny Marshall Islands against India, Pakistan and Britain for allegedly failing to halt the nuclear......

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......

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......

Travelling India in a wheelchair

Travel companies Cox & Kings and Thomas Cook explore initiatives aimed at tapping the niche market of travel packages for kids and the disabled. IMAGE: Cox & Kings launched a division, Enable......

The ancient heritage behind our railway bridges

Of the thousands of railway bridges in India, 36,470 are more than 100 years old, and 6,680 are more than 140 years old! But of these, only 21 rank on the Heritage Directorate of the Indian......

PIX: Kavita Kaushik's Mauritius holiday

Stars go for the loveliest holidays -- exotic locations with a lot of adventure thrown in. We bring you their travels in a special series. Karisma Kapoor took a European holiday. Sidharth......

Review: Wonder Woman: A befitting hurray to girl power. And more!

There's a lot more to Wonder Woman than the obvious.It's a magnificent superhero vehicle, a sparkly love story, a touching coming-of-age and a befitting hurray to girl power, notes Sukanya Verma.......

'I spent two days with Salman...'

'I had no idea who Shashi Kapoor was.' 'He was at Prithvi theatre and everybody said, "Oh my God, that's Shashi Kapoor!"''I asked, "Who is that?"''I didn't know him when I first photographed......

Lunchbox director: From Irrfan to Broadbent to Redford

'One of the director's primary jobs is to make sure that all the actors perform as if they are in the same movie, playing in the same band -- one is not acting in a different band than the......

Review: Rangoon is a grand hotchpotch!

Rangoon is too fuzzy and half-hearted, feels Sukanya Verma. 'Aurat' he scoffs at her apparent naiveté.  'Aurat,' she reminds him, seconds after demonstrating her fruit ninja......

It sucked being in vacuum of Big Four: Andy Roddick

'Thanks to Murray, Novak, Roger and Rafa for playing the game at a higher level than it's ever been played' IMAGE:  Tennis Hall of Fame inductee Andy Roddick of the United States waves to the......

'Ready to probe 2011 World Cup final if Ranatunga provides evidence'

Sri Lanka's Sports Minister Dayasiri Jayasekera has said he is ready to order a probe of the 2011 men's World Cup final played between the island nation and India if former skipper Arjuna Ranatunga......

PHOTOS: Team India 'cakesmash' Dhoni on his birthday

IMAGE: India captain Virat Kohli, right, with birthday boy Mahendra Singh Dhoni. Photograph: Virat Kohli/Instagram Mahendra Singh Dhoni was left plastered with cake as Team India celebrated the......

Women's World Cup: Deepti's all-round show lifts India to victory vs SL

IMAGE: Deepti Sharma hits out. Photograph: Dan Mullan/Getty Images India took a giant stride towards clinching a semi-final spot with another convincing 16-run victory over Sri Lanka in a......

Filipinos, social media stunned by Pacquiao defeat

IMAGE: Wounded soldiers from war-torn Marawi who fought against the Maute group watch the box fight between Manny Pacquiao of the Philippines and Australia's Jeff Horn. Photograph: Romeo......
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Andy Roddick

'Thanks to Murray, Novak, Roger and Rafa for playing the game at a higher level than it's ever been played' IMAGE:  Tennis Hall of Fame inductee... ...

http://www.rediff.com/sports/report/it-sucked-being-in-vacuum-of-big-four-andy-roddick/20170723.htm
Financial bids for Metro Line 3 rolling stock by Aug-end

Having already received six pre- qualification bids for the rolling stocks, Mumbai Metro Rail Corporation (MMRC) is hopeful of opening financial... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/financial-bids-for-metro-line-3-rolling-stock-by-aug-end-117072300080_1.html
Philippines to extend martial law on restive Mindanao island

In Philippines, legislators have voted overwhelmingly to extend martial law to deal with Islamist insurgency in the restive island of Mindanao.... ...

http://newsonair.nic.in/news.asp?cat=International&id=IN18184
New Zealand braces for more rain after severe storms lash south island

Residents in the two largest cities on New Zealand's south island began returning to their homes on Sunday, despite state of emergencies still in... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/world/report-new-zealand-braces-for-more-rain-after-severe-storms-lash-south-island-2511041
Residents, tourists in Greece sleep outdoors after quake

Hundreds of people on the eastern Greek island of Kos have spent the night sleeping outdoors after a powerful earthquake killed two tourists and... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/world/report-residents-tourists-in-greece-sleep-outdoors-after-quake-2510708

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