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G8 meets over thaw on Iraq

US President George W Bush musters top world leaders at a tightly secured island retreat today, with a long-awaited breakthrough in sight which could ease lingering rifts over Iraq. Bush will host......

The Indian touch is what BRICS needs

'The BRICS anthem has to necessarily be an anthem of Vedic times -- Walk together, Dream together, Achieve together.''And who knows it better than Modi?' says Tarun Vijay. IMAGE: Prime Minister......

How Modi plans to deal with China

'Modi's China diplomacy signals a great change in India's attitude towards that nation -- from a defensive posture maintained over several decades to that of equal, controlled aggression,' reveals......

India plans tough action against Pak for cross-border terror: US official

India is moving towards isolating Pakistan diplomatically and is considering punitive actions against Islamabad for its alleged support to cross border terrorism, a top American defence......

Going to the ICJ was a blunder

'There are thousand ways to pressure Pakistan to make it behave.''Going to the ICJ was the worst possible option,' says Colonel Anil A Athale. Any student of history knows the disaster India......

'Modi changed India's attitude towards Maritime Silk Road plan'

  China's Silk Road plan the name of which was subsequently changed to ‘Belt and Road’ project moots a maze of roads and corridors connecting China with Asia and Europe. A Chinese......

Why the Rs 322-crore/km Mumbai highway may be a 'disaster'

Govt says coastal road is meant to decongest Mumbai, experts believe it would be counter-productive At a public meeting convened by the Mumbai Waterfronts Centre (MWC) on June 24, the Dutch Consul......

What the monsoon winds bring

We are all ‘Chasing the Monsoon’, notes Ajit Balakishnan. The skies over Mumbai, as I write this, are dark and foreboding. There is a sense that something is about to happen. Mumbai......

Why big infra projects get delayed in India

If there is one area in India that badly needs some, it is the planning and implementation of infrastructure projects, says Barun Roy. Image: Godavari Rail Bridge. Photograph: Courtesy,......

200 amazing years of rail transport

First electric locomotive. Photograph: Siemens Two hundred years after George Stephenson built the steam-powered Blucher, Open Knowledge pays tribute to 200 years of rail transport. ......

The MOST MEMORABLE roles of Pran

On Pran's birth anniversary on February 12, we look back at some of his splendid work. This article was first published in July 2013. Art and reality cross paths to produce some incredible......

'I badly want to do an action film'

'Masaan is history for me. This is another journey with Raman Raghav 2.0. You have to clean your slate after every film, and not let its success or failure affect you.' Vicky......

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......

Why the Zika virus is causing alarm

Global health officials are racing to better understand the Zika virus behind a major outbreak that began in Brazil last year and has spread to many countries in the Americas. IMAGE: Rio 2016......

Hobart Test: Australia thrash Windies by innings and 121 runs

IMAGE: Josh Hazlewood of Australia and teammates embrace after winning the first Test against the West Indies in Hobart. Photograph: Cameron Spencer/Getty Images Paceman James Pattinson took......

World Cup Diary: Indian fans make Perth their own

India's 'biggest' fan Sudhir Kumar shows his support. Photograph: Paul Kane/Getty Images After the numbers that turned up for the first two games against Pakistan and South Africa, one wasn't......

Prem Panicker: A stutter no more, in a modest chase

'When Dhoni walked in, India needed 105 to win with 32 overs to play. The situation called for calm, nerveless, ice-cold execution without necessitating any adrenalin-fueled impestuosities -- the......

Suresh Saraiya, one of the best-loved radio commentators

Haresh Pandya pays tribute to noted radio commentator Suresh Saraiya, who passed away in Mumbai on Wednesday following a heart attack. July 18, 2012, turned out to be a sad day for Hindi cinema and......
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Energy industry says 'no thanks' to Trump offer of marine sanctuaries

By Valerie Volcovici and Nichola Groom WASHINGTON/LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - In a bid to boost energy development, U.S. President Donald Trump’s... ...

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Philippines to explore for oil and gas with China near disputed waters

By Enrico Dela Cruz MANILA (Reuters) - The Philippines said on Thursday it was pursuing a long-delayed oil and gas exploration project with Chinese... ...

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Road to electric car paradise paved with handouts

JUDABERG, Norway: The Norwegian island of Finnoey has the highest density of electric cars in the world. The reason? They are exempt from the... ...

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Storm's death toll, humanitarian crisis grow in Puerto Rico

A humanitarian crisis grew in Puerto Rico as towns were left without fresh water, fuel, power or phone service following Hurricane Maria's... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/storm-s-death-toll-humanitarian-crisis-grow-in-puerto-rico-117092400026_1.html
Naturebytes

The world of honeybees The secret to becoming a queen You are what you eat" is a common adage among humans, but a new study explains why it might... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/632639/naturebytes.html

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