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US successfully tests ICBM intercepts
The United States has successfully shot down a mock intercontinental ballistic missile, its first-live fire test, using its own upgraded long-range interceptor warhead, in what was widely......
Woman zookeeper dies after tiger enters enclosure in 'freak accident'
A female zookeeper was killed on Monday by a tiger at Hamerton Zoo in the county of Cambridgeshire, about 80 miles north of London. The zookeeper, Rosa King, was attacked inside the enclosure at......
US Navy sails near reefs claimed by China
A US naval destroyer sailed within 12 nautical miles of a Chinese island in the disputed South China Sea, the Pentagon said on Tuesday, a move that could irk China. The decision to go ahead with......
Brit teenager becomes youngest man to cycle round the world
A British teenager has completed an “amazing” 30,000-kilometer around-the-world cycling journey that also took him to India while raising around 60,000 pounds, a trip believed to make......
US Supreme Court upholds new Texas abortion law
A divided United States Supreme Court has refused to block the implementation of a controversial law limiting abortions in Texas that will force a third of clinics in America's second-largest state......
Why Indians should worry about Brexit
Flight of high-paying banking jobs to other European cities will hurt the prospects of Indian real estate developers and desis in the hospitality business in the UK, says Kunal Bose. IMAGE:......
Max your gas mileage -- use a plug-in
With its quirky vintage cars and grease-stained floor, Pat's Garage looks like a typically hip San Francisco auto repair shop. Until you notice that the street outside is overweighted in Toyota......
When coffee shops turn into offices
Jeet Thayil, poet and writer, might be alarmed at comparisons with Joanne Kathleen Rowling, though it would be impossible not to make at least some superficial ones. If the first of the Harry......
10 problems that gold mining faces
More than 85 percent of gold mined today will end up as jewelry tomorrow. Gold mining is not an essential industry like the harvesting of food or even paper production. It is certainly not......
56% urban Indians living in slums
Forget about Utopia or even the dystopian Los Angeles depicted in Blade Runner. The future of the city is a vast Third World slum.This year, the world will pass a milestone so profoundly......
Oscars 2017: Emma Stone, Viola Davis win!
The 89th Annual Academy Awards have been announced. A quick glance at the winners, listed in bold: BEST PICTURE Arrival Fences Hacksaw Ridge Hell or High Water Hidden Figures La La Land Lion......
Prince no more: Fans, peers pay tribute to legendary musician
Fans and fellow musicians have paid glowing tributes to legendary musician Prince, who passed away on Thursday in his Paisley Park Studios in Minneapolis. Actress Whoopi Goldberg tweeted:......
What Carlos Santana thinks about India
E-mail interviews are a tricky beast, especially when the person to be interviewed is someone like Carlos Santana, stories about whom are part of rock, guitar, and music legend. He once told an......
Merchants of Bollywood re-starts its dream run
Five years after themusical extravaganza Merchants of Bollywoodtravelled successfully to Australia, the United Kingdom, Germany, the Netherlands and several other countries, it kicks off its......
Indian voices at the Grammies
Three Indian musicians will vie for a gramophone when the Grammy awards are announced on Sunday in Los Angeles. Leading jazz musician Louis Banks has earned two Grammy nominations in the Best......
Youth Olympics: Paddler Archana loses bronze play-off, women's hockey team lose
India endured a medal-less outing at the Youth Olympics after the gold rush of the previous three days as the women's hockey team lost to Argentina and rising table tennis player Archana Kamath......
Why Halep is expecting second marathon at Australian Open
'I just want to go there and to give everything I have like I did the last matches' IMAGE: Simona Halep will need to feel 100 per cent when she takes on Angelique Kerber. Photograph: Clive......
You can call him Sir Andy Murray from now on...
Olympic athletes, Posh Spice and Andy Murray honoured in Queen's New Year List IMAGE: Great Britain's Andy Murray celebrates. Photograph: Toby Melville/Reuters. Olympic athlete Mo Farah, tennis......
Davis Cup final will go ahead: ITF
IMAGE: Captain of Great Britain Leon Smith (right) and Andy Murray discuss tactics. Photograph: Clive Brunskill/Getty Images The Davis Cup final between Belgium and Britain will go ahead......
Farah to make marathon debut in 2014 London race
Britain's double Olympic champion Mo Farah will run the first half of this year's London marathon prior to making his debut over the full distance in the 2014 race. "The Olympic 5,000 metres and......
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