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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......

20 images of the week that was that will AMAZE you

News of the week gone by in frame    People react during the Holi festival in Riga, Latvia. Primarily observed in India, the ancient Hindu religious festival has spread to other regions......

Can Modi and Xi 'reset' Sino-Indian ties?

'China's excessive military aid to Pakistan is the real elephant in the room as far as Sino-Indian relations are concerned. India should be confident enough to accept a degree of closeness between......

Mr Modi, don't avoid the 'P' word

'The avoidance of the 'P' word had less to do with reality and more to do with the politics -- domestic and international -- of Mr Modi and his efforts to both appear statesman-like (vis-a-vis......

Exclusive! 'India must be on guard against Tamil separatists'

'India's friendship and support is very important to Sri Lanka. It is a matter of regret that India appears to have thought otherwise.' 'Sri Lanka's relationship with China has always been of an......

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. ......

Understanding climate change and India

A handbook is generally understood to be a ready reckoner, a quick reference, a flick-through pocketbook, something you pull out when the machinery has failed and so has your memory, or equally, in......

Read this before you watch Elizabeth

Before the British Raj, before hill-stations and the Jallianwala Bagh Massacre, before Gandhi and an empire on which 'the sun never set' -- there was Queen Elizabeth I of England. She ruled for......

Gogol on my mind

I don't have a pet name, pocket name, nickname, house name, daak naam. In that sense, I am no Gogol and have had to suffer from none of Gogol's name trauma. All I have had is my one and only name,......

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......

London torch relay to start where the land ends

The rugged Cornish coast will be the first part of Britain to host the London 2012 Olympics torch next year after organisers named Land's End as the starting point of an 8,000 mile journey around......
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Monsoon deficit widens to 12 per cent

The deficiency of Monsoon, which are the lifeline of country’s rural economy, has worsened over the four-month-long period, and reached to 12 per... ...

http://www.asianage.com/india/monsoon-deficit-widens-12-cent-752
Meet Barsys, a Smart Cocktail Machine That's Made in India

When you think of engineering innovations from India, the first thing that comes to your mind won't be a smart cocktail dispenser, but that's... ...

http://m.gadgets.ndtv.com/others/features/meet-barsys-a-smart-cocktail-machine-thats-made-in-india-732836
What are the security challenges for protecting rail systems?

From the Wires The following article was authored by the Mineta Transportation Institute's Brian Michael Jenkins, Director of the Mineta National... ...

http://in.sys-con.com/node/3429362
Silversea Unveils Overland Adventures for World Cruise 2016

Ultra-luxury Silversea Cruises has created a diverse array of enriching overland adventures to complement its World Cruise 2016. Twenty carefully... ...

http://www.travelandtourworld.com/news/article/silversea-unveils-overland-adventures-for-world-cruise-2016/
South Indian charm

Take your shoes off, my host and guide Eldoz gently suggested as we stepped up to the stream. Were better off without them now. Hopping barefoot... ...

http://www.outlooktraveller.com/article/south-indian-charm-1005834

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