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US: Mayor resigns after 'ape in heels' Facebook post on Michelle

Mayor Beverly Whaling of Clay in West Virginia has resigned after she came under fire for approvingly commenting on a racist Facebook post calling United States First Lady Michelle Obama 'an ape in......

Sanders slows Hillary's march to nomination, wins West Virginia

Democrat Bernie Sanders on Wednesday squarely defeated Hillary Clinton in West Virginia, in a reminder to the frontrunner that she was yet to wrap up her own presidential nomination before taking......

Ahmed Daver Faheem to head West Virginia Board of Medicine

Dr Faheem is the second Indian-American physician to be elected to this position. Aziz Haniffa/Rediff.com reports Hyderabad-born Dr Ahmed Daver Faheem, an alumnus of J N Medical College at Aligarh......

Race for US prez: Romney sweeps 3 Republican primaries

Mitt Romney swept three Republican primaries in Indiana, North Carolina and West Virginia, moving closer to sealing the party nomination for November presidential polls against incumbent Barack......

Breast cancer treatment pioneer feted in Delhi

Jame Abraham, Bonnie Wells Wilson Distinguished Professor and Eminent Scholar in Breast Cancer Research at West Virginia University, joined the leagues of actor Amitabh Bachchan and Carnatic......

Take a look at these STUNNING car factories!

As we take you inside the factories of some car majors, you are sure to be amazed. IMAGE: Tesla vehicles are being assembled by robots at Tesla Motors Inc factory in Fremont, California, US on......

Back-to-back drought adds to the woes of farmers

The well-irrigated states of Punjab, Haryana, Karnataka, western Uttar Pradesh and coastal states such as Odisha are, for the first time, feeling the effects of a poor monsoon. Farmers are faced......

The man who exposed Volkswagen's emission cheating

Daniel Carder said he's surprised to see such a hullabaloo now, because his team's findings were made public nearly a year and a half ago. Daniel Carder, an unassuming 45-year-old engineer with......

The real story behind Volkswagen's 'clean diesel' strategy

Industry experts said the scandal could hit VW hard, just as it was emerging from a damaging leadership battle.  When the International Council for Clean Transportation (ICCT) commissioned......

New York fracking ban is bad news for RIL, shale gas producers

A ban on fracking by the New York state is a small setback for India’s largest private firm, Reliance Industries, which has invested $7 billion in US shale gas.    On Thursday, the......

Have you seen these amazing films?

Logan Lucky and It have many chuckle-worthy moments. When it comes to cinema and TV, I’m on the constant lookout for pop culture references. If highbrow is hard to come......

The World Still Loves Marilyn Monroe!

Proof that we just can't have enough of this iconic sex symbol from 1960s Hollywood.In the relentlessly fickle world of films, sustaining a long career is no mean feat. Then there are some like......

Indian juniors score perect 10 over West Virginia

India U-16 football team continued their winning spree, mauling West Virginia Olympic Development Team 10-0 at Charleston to record their fifth victory on the trot in their training-cum-exposure......

Meet the first gold medal winner of Rio Olympics

IMAGE: Virginia Thrasher of United States poses with the gold medal which she won in the women's 10m Air Rifle event at the 2016 Olympic Games, in Rio de Janeiro, on Saturday. Photograph: Jeremy......

Key fights in the boxing career of Muhammad Ali

IMAGE: Muhammad Ali flies around the ring after beating Sonny Liston in the seventh round of the World Heavyweight Title bout in Miami Beach. It was during these scenes that he claimed, 'I am the......

Muhammad Ali: 'Greatest' boxer, showman, ambassador

IMAGE: American Heavyweight boxer Cassius Clay (later Muhammad Ali), training in his gym, 21st May 1965. Photograph: Harry Benson/Express/Hulton Archive/Getty Images. More than 60 years ago, a......

Double tragedy in US sports: Former boxing champ shot dead; Footballer shot at

Forty-year-old O’Neil Bell was killed during a robbery in Atlanta, while suspended St. Louis Rams wide receiver Stedman Bailey underwent surgery after shootout IMAGE: Cruiserweight boxer......
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Josh Hartnett and Margarita Levieva join 'Inherit the Viper'

Actors Josh Hartnett and Margarita Levieva are set to star in Barry Films' crime thriller "Inherit the Viper".The film explores the prescription... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/josh-hartnett-and-margarita-levieva-join-inherit-the-viper-117111900235_1.html
U.S. housing starts vault to one-year high; permits increase

By Lucia Mutikani WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. homebuilding jumped to a one-year high in October as disruptions caused by recent hurricanes in the... ...

http://www.sify.com/finance/us-housing-starts-vault-to-one-year-high-permits-increase-news-real-estate-rlrtHKhhcgcjb.html
NAFTA struck El Paso hard, an exit by Trump could hurt more

By Ann Saphir EL PASO, Texas (Reuters) - The jeans Estela Ortiz wears to work on casual Fridays are a last vestige of the job she held for 24 years... ...

http://www.sify.com/finance/analysis-nafta-struck-el-paso-hard-an-exit-by-trump-could-hurt-more-news-policy-rlnrGadahbade.html
Once taboo, socialism finds comrades among US millennials

While working as an electrician, Lee Carter received a literal shock, through one hand and across the chest, that jolted him into politics and... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/642387/once-taboo-socialism-finds-comrades.html
Awaiting Trump's coal comeback, miners reject retraining

By Valerie Volcovici WAYNESBURG, Pa. (Reuters) - When Mike Sylvester entered a career training center earlier this year in southwestern... ...

http://www.sify.com/news/insight-awaiting-trumps-coal-comeback-miners-reject-retraining-news-environment-and-nature-rlbreSciaiefi.html

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