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UAE tycoon pays Rs 1 cr blood money, saves Indian from death row

A 45-year-old Indian, who was on death row in the United Arab Emirates for killing a young Sudanese boy in a road accident in 2012, can't believe that he will be a free man and can return to the......

WhatsApp delays policy update rollout to May 15 amid severe criticism

WhatsApp has decided to delay the rollout of its new policy update to May 15 after massive criticism from users globally, including India, over concerns that data was being shared with its parent......

City-themed entries for the Nat Geo travel photographer of the year awards

When one thinks of cities, one doesn't usually think of beauty and marvellous sights! However, this incredible collection of entries from this year's National Geographic Travel Photographer of the......

235 worshippers killed in mosque in Egypt's deadliest terror attack

At least 235 worshippers were killed and 109 others injured when heavily-armed terrorists bombed a mosque and opened fire on people attending Friday prayers in Egypt's restive North Sinai region,......

25 killed in bomb blast at Egypt's main Coptic cathedral

Twenty-five worshippers, mostly women and children, were killed and nearly 50 injured when a powerful blast ripped through a church adjacent to Egypt’s main Coptic Christian cathedral......

Lulu group chairman Yusuff Ali undergoes spinal surgery in UAE

NRI businessman and Lulu group chairman M A Yusuff Ali, who had a miraculous escape on April 11 after his helicopter crash-landed on marshy land in Kochi, has undergone a spinal surgery at a......

Amazon partners with Mahindra Electric to include EVs in delivery fleet

In support of The Climate Pledge commitment to be net-zero carbon by 2040, as many as 10,000 Amazon custom electric delivery vehicles would be on the road. E-commerce giant Amazon India has......

Embracing new normal, India Inc set to step up hiring in 2021

Adapting to the new hybrid normal of remote and office work, cautiously optimistic corporate are looking to hire more people and provide better appraisals in the new year as they step out of the......

Microsoft selects 54 startups in India's Tier 2 cities

Some of them include Spider G, NeuroTags, Genrobotic Innovations, AI Aeronautics, Synersense, Dealshare and NanoHealth. ‘Highway to a Hundred Unicorns,’ the Microsoft for startups......

Basmati Billionaires: 'We are born in rice'

The promoter family of KRBL reaps gains from high demand for the rice variety in India and overseas. The promoters of KRBL, which makes the popular India Gate basmati rice, raised Rs 15 crores......

Priyanka stars in Valentine's Day movie

Isn't It Romantic is about a New York woman hit on the head during a mugging.The impact leaves her feeling that she is in a rom-com.Saibal Chatterjee reports. IMAGE: Priyanka Chopra and Adam......

What if Aladdin was made in Bollywood?

Here are the actors who can totally play Aladdin, Jasmine, Genie!     Twenty-five years after Aladdin set the Genie free in Disney's animated take on the classic tale, it's set to makes......

The sexiest bad girls in the movies

Thank the French for the phrase. 'Femme Fatale' is a direct translation of 'deadly woman', but only in Francaise does it sound so much more intoxicating, like a black widow spider luring in its......

Jen thrills! Reese walks the dogs?

What are Hollywood's pretty ladies up to?For starters, Jennifer Aniston and Reese Witherspoon are getting ready for their new projects.According to People magazine, Aniston, Brad Pitt's significant......

Spun is good, in a sick, twisted way

Watching Spun is the strangest experience I have had in a while. Let's see now, there is a bunch of acne-spotted, unwashed, speed freaks in mossy teeth and bruises, taking enormous volumes of......

Copa America: Ecuador hold Brazil; qualify for last eight

IMAGE: Eder Militao gave Brazil the lead with an accomplished header against Ecuador in the Copa America Group B match at Estadio Olimpico in Goiania, Brazil, on Sunday. Photograph: Miguel......

PHOTOS: Eye-catching moments from the Pan Am Games

WHAT ARE PAN AMERICAN GAMES? • The Pan American Games or colloquially known as the Pan Games, is a multi-sport event that features athletes from the American continent. • 41 nations......

PIX: Cavani goal gives Uruguay top spot, Ecuador hold Japan

IMAGE: Edinson Cavani scores the winner for Uruguay. Photograph: Pilar Olivares/Reuters A late header from Edinson Cavani gave Uruguay a 1-0 win over Copa America holders Chile on Monday which saw......

Sports Shorts: Sharmila lone Indian to make cut in Australian Ladies Classic

IMAGE: Golfer Sharmila Nicollet plays a shot on the greens. Photograph: Matthew Lewis/Getty Images. Sharmila Nicollet was the lone Indian to make the cut despite a 4-over 76 in the......

Sports Shorts: Saina meets Tai Tzu in All England opener

A summary of sports events and persons who made news on Thursday. IMAGE: Saina Nehwal has a chance to improve her dismal record against defending champion Tai Tzu Ying of Taiwan. Photograph: PTI......
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