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Ghulam Ali's concert called off following Shiv Sena's opposition

Ghulam Ali's concert in Mumbai is scheduled for Friday. Photograph: Punit Khanna/Wikipedia Pakistani ghazal singer Ghulam Ali's concert in the city on Friday was on Wednesday cancelled after Shiv......

Probe initiated into editing of Nehru's profile on Wikipedia

A probe has been initiated to determine the source behind the editing of former Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru's profile with objectionable comments on popular internet site Wikipedia, the......

Wikipedia expose: Sanjay Jha tenders apology to Subramanaian Swamy

Congress spokesperson Sanjay Jha on Monday tendered an unconditional apology to Bharatiya Janata Party leader Subramanian Swamy for calling him a Central Intelligence Agency agent in a tweet and......

From Wikipedia to Darkipedia: Protest against anti-piracy law

Wikipedia, the online encyclopedia, and other popular websites went dark on Wednesday as search engine Google blotted its logo as part of protests to stop Internet piracy legislation being......

Tomorrow, no Wikipedia! Do your homework early

Online encyclopedia Wikipedia will black out its website on Wednesday for 24 hours to protest anti-piracy bills under consideration in the US Congress, saying if passed, the "destructive"......

America's most admired companies lag behind on social media

For example, ExxonMobil and Berkshire Hathaway, two of the world's biggest companies, only have default Wikipedia page holders as their Facebook home In a surprising find, several firms on Fortune......

2nd home in London, NY: Latest fad among wealthy Indians

New York skyline. Photograph: Courtesy, Wikipedia Commons India's multi-millionaires prefer to buy their second homes in leading global financial centres, including London, New York and Singapore,......

Wikipedia launches online travel guide

The foundation behind crowd-sourced knowledge compendium Wikipedia launched a free online travel guide built collaboratively by volunteers from around the globe.Wikimedia Foundation rolled out......

India among biggest steel producers in the world

India is among the major steel producers in the world, but is it the biggest? Let's find out. Source: Wikipedia Click NEXT to see where India...

Government move to control Internet is wrong

The same week that Wikipedia and several other highly trafficked websites went dark to protest legislation in the United States that would severely curtail their operations, the Delhi High Court......

Review: Mad About Dance is not a pathbreaking film

The film leaves much to be desired, writes Nishi Tiwari. The Wikipedia entry of Sahil Prem’s dance movie Mad About Dance describes the film as ‘Essentially a dance film, it focuses on......

Retro Fashion we DON'T want to see again

The Wikipedia entry of the term 'retro' explains its meaning by way of an example, 'clothing from the 1980s or 1990s could be retro.' While we're on our way to 2014, all the 'retro' throwbacks we......

Why Peddlers deserves to be released

'Peddlers isn't a movie of grand cinematic achievements, but one of small yet startlingly original victories,' says Sreehari Nair.   Most directors would kill to have Vasan Bala's ear. On......

Review: Sanam Teri Kasam has chartbuster songs

Sanam Teri Kasam is a good soundtrack, promises Aelina Kapoor. Composer Himesh Reshammiya and lyricist Sameer Anjaan come together for the soundtrack of the romantic musical Sanam Teri Kasam,......

10 things you must know about Yuvraj Singh's love, Hazel Keech!

Officially, Yuvraj Singh is no longer single. The cricketer got engaged to British model-turned-actress Hazel Keech in Bali recently, and we hear the couple is planning to tie the knot in February......

Obama gives thumbs up to US women's soccer team

‘They've inspired millions of girls to dream bigger, and by the way, inspired millions of boys to look at girls differently, which is just as important’ IMAGE: United States president......

Imposter posing as ex-Pakistan cricketer appears on BBC

Imposter Nadeem Alam. Photograph: BBC An imposter posing as a former Pakistani cricketer has duped the BBC into paying him to appear as an expert on cricket shows and even took part in a......

Can we please have our cricket back?

'Time was when a giant-economy sized tub of popcorn and an XL-sized bottle of cola was all I needed to enjoy a game of cricket.' 'Today I need popcorn and cola from the 'official' suppliers, plus......
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US lawmaker to block deal to sell F-16s to Pakistan

F-16 fighter jet (Photo: Wikipedia) Describing Pakistan's activities as "immensely problematic", a powerful Republican Senator has vowed to block... ...

http://wap.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/us-lawmaker-to-block-deal-to-sell-f-16s-to-pakistan-116021100300_1.html
Twitter has a field day when PM Modi goofs up Afghanistan president Ashraf Ghani's birthday

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is hands on with the social media and has made it a point that the official account of PMO does the same to be quick... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/india/report-twitter-has-a-field-day-when-pm-modi-goofs-up-afghanistan-president-ashraf-ghani-s-birthday-2177277
Remember, Happy Couples May Not Last Forever

Valentine's Day is not for everyone. For some of us, it is like that unexpected rush of water into the ear when we are in the pool, or the bit of... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/chennai/Remember-Happy-Couples-May-Not-Last-Forever/2016/02/13/article3273815.ece
Slowing in growth, Twitter in trouble

Farhad Manjoo, February 13, 2016, International New York Times The network has always been too strange and too difficult for new users to get the... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/528543/slowing-growth-twitter-trouble.html
Einstein was right! Here's a lowdown on gravitational waves, LIGO

In a landmark discovery for physics and astronomy, international scientists have finally announced that they have glimpsed the first direct... ...

http://www.deccanchronicle.com/science/science/120216/all-you-need-to-know-about-gravitational-waves-and-ligo.html

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