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Spare a thought for India's Ebola Warriors

A former Indian Air Force officer is among those battling the deadly Ebola virus in West Africa. As a part of the UN Ebola Task Force, he shares his experience with Arjun Subramaniam. Image: An......

PHOTOS: Inside the deadly world of Ebola

West Africa is in the midst of the worst Ebola outbreak in history. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates that some 9,000 people have contracted the disease so far. Heath......

More than 1 million affected by Ebola outbreak: WHO

With more than one million people affected by the current Ebola outbreak in West Africa, the World Health Organisation has warned that there is "no early end in sight" to the severe health crisis......

Can the deadly Ebola virus come to India?

With Ebola claiming at least 932 lives and infecting more than 1,700 people since breaking out in west Africa earlier this year, the World Health Organisation has declared it to be a “public......

Turkish cargo ship with 24 Indians hijacked off Gabon coast

A Turkish oil-chemical tanker with an all Indian crew of 24 has been hijacked by pirates off the coast of the West African nation Gabon. MV Cotton, the Malta-flagged vessel, was taken over by......

Panasonic to make India a regional hub from next month

Panasonic is making its Indian operations a regional hub with markets like West Asia, Africa and neighbouring countries set to become a part of the new entity with effect from next month. The......

Pepsi, Coca-Cola's Indian knights to lock horns in key markets

PepsiCo Inc on Monday appointed Sanjeev Chadha as chief executive officer for Asia, West Asia and Africa. As incharge of PepsiCo’s operations in 90 of the 200 countries where the company is......

AV Birla Group eyes Lafarge's S-Africa biz

After West Asia and Bangladesh, it may well be the fast growing South African market that the $35 billion Aditya Birla Group will enter to globalise its cement operations further. According to......

Rasna plans to enter Europe, West Africa

FMCG firm Rasna is planning to enter Europe and West Africa as part of an overseas expansion plan and expects contribution of export revenues to total turnover to double to about 40 per cent this......

The amazing success story of Sunil Mittal

Mittal would travel in trucks along with his consignments. Longer journeys were by train because he couldn't afford air tickets. Image: Sunil Bharti Mittal. Photograph: Bharti Airtel  ......

'If anybody asks me what I do, I'll say I'm a Grammy winner'

'What I see in Bollywood is that there’s this assembly line -- there’s a lyrics writer, there’s a composer, then there’s playback singer who is selected on mutual......

Don't Miss! The Rediff Cricket Show

Do join our LiveStream at the end of each innings during the World Cup match between South Africa and West Indies on Friday, February 27. When it comes to cricket, everyone in India is an......

Injured Philander to miss Windies match

South Africa seamer Vernon Philander will miss the World Cup clash against West Indies and is in doubt for the following game against Ireland next week, the team said on Tuesday. Philander tweaked......

Bravo to miss Zimbabwe match, in doubt for South Africa

Darren Bravo of West Indies lays on the ground after being hit by the ball while taking a run. Photograph: Martin Hunter/Getty Images Darren Bravo will miss West Indies' third World Cup match......

Amla, Rossouw tons seal SA's series win over West Indies

Rilee Rossouw of the Proteas celebrates his 100 with Hashim Amla of the Proteas during the 5th ODI between South Africa and West Indies at Super Sport Park. Photograph: Lee Warren/Gallo......

West Indies wilt to Proteas fire in East London

West Indies tour of South Africa hit a new low on Wednesday when they were bundled out for 122 in under 34 overs to lose the third one-day international by nine wickets at Buffalo Park. - Scorecard......
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Sri Lanka unhappy with 'tiring' World Cup travel

Provided by AFP Sri Lanka's players celebrate during the Pool A 2015 Cricket World Cup cricket match between Sri Lanka and... ...

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Songhoy Blues Join Atlantic Records Family; Debut Album, "MUSIC IN EXILE," Out Now

Comments February 26, 2015 - NEW YORK, NY Atlantic Records has announced its signing of Songhoy Blues. The acclaimed Malian band released its... ...

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India shouldn't let intensity drop against UAE

India players R Ashwin, MS Dhoni and Rohit Sharma appeal against South Africa's Vernon Philander in the ICC World Cup 2015 Pool B match. ()... ...

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Researchers volunteer to fight Ebola

Scientists in the laboratories do not work directly with Ebola patients but are vital to the international effort because of the importance of... ...

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Proteas take on W'Indies

South Africa has won the toss and elected to bat against the West Indies in their Pool B clash at Sydney Cricket Ground. The Proteas have drafted... ...

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