US NSA to visit Pakistan on Sunday

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Islamabad, Aug 29 (IANS) US National Security Advisor (NSA) Susan E. Rice is scheduled to arrive in Pakistan on Sunday on a day-long official visit, a media report said on Saturday.   Rice is expected More...

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Bangkok blast suspect arrested

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Bangkok, Aug 29 (IANS) A Turkish man was arrested on Saturday in northern Bangkok and is believed to be the main suspect behind the deadly shrine bombing in the Thai capital that More...

US NSA to visit Pakistan on Sunday

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Islamabad, Aug 29 (IANS) US National Security Advisor (NSA) Susan E. Rice is scheduled to arrive in Pakistan on Sunday on a day-long official visit, a media report said on Saturday.   Rice More...

Germany urges Facebook to remove racist posts

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London, Aug 29 (IANS) Germany has asked Facebook to remove "racist" anti-migrant posts from its website and apps amid a spate of violent anti-migrant protests in the More...

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Sheena murder: No police case registered after remains found in 2012

Raigad (Maharashtra), Aug 29 (IANS) In a startling development, police here in Maharashtra on Saturday admitted that no case was registered by them after the remains suspected More...

Indira Gandhi Indoor Stadium readies for India-Africa summit

New Delhi, Aug 29 (IANS) With exactly two months to go for the mega India-Africa summit, there is frantic activity around the giant Indira Gandhi Indoor Stadium where representatives More...

Himmat finishes 22nd in Ciputra Golfpreneur

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Jakarta, Aug 29: Indian golfer Himmat Rai scored four-under 68 in the fourth and final round to finish tied 22nd, while More...

Rain halts India’s innings in post-tea session

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Colombo, Aug 29: Rain halted the second day's proceedings in the third Test with India at 292/8 against hosts More...

Dr. Jayaraman Sivaguru Indian prof gets funds for molecule research

BY A STAFF WRITER FARGO, ND — Dr. Jayaraman Sivaguru, a North Dakota State University (NDSU)...

IACF Photo IACFNJ’s I-Day fete unites community

BY A STAFF WRITER SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ — Indo-American Cultural Foundation of Central New Jersey (IACFNJ),...

SILVER MEDAL PHOTO Indian bags medals at skating championship

BY A STAFF WRITER GRANADA HILLS, CA– Serena Mahendru, a 12-year-old Indian American figure skater from...

Court awards Indo-Canadian activist $11,360 for unlawful arrest

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Toronto, Aug 29 (IANS) A court has awarded an Indo-Canadian activist C$15,000 ($11,360) in damages for being More...

Indian-origin baby sitter to serve 14 years for toddler’s death

New York, Aug 28 (IANS) A 29-year-old Indian-American baby sitter will serve 14 years in prison in the US after she..

Kerala diaspora kicks off Onam festivities in the UAE

Abu Dhabi, Aug 28 (IANS) Keralites began celebrating Onam – the harvest festival – in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) on..

RBI governor cautions US Fed against raising rates

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Washington, Aug 29 (IANS) India’s apex bank has cautioned its US counterpart on going ahead with a rate More...

Twitter to hire more women next year

Washington, Aug 29 (IANS) Micro-blogging site Twitter has made its diversity goals for 2016 public, announcing that it will hire more..

US dollar rises

New York, Aug 29 (IANS) The US dollar climbed against most major currencies on Friday as the country’s overall strong economic..
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Gionee Marathon M4: Battery at its best

Chinese handset-maker Gionee has finally joined the race for producing smartphones with long battery life with its new M4. All companies..
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Your facial scrub may contain millions of plastic particles

London, Aug 27: Everyday cosmetic and cleaning products contain huge quantities of plastic particles, which are released in the environment and..
The Man who Changed Indian Cinema

Shaping the course of Indian cinema – and society (Book Review)

Title: V. Shantaram: The Man Who Changed Indian Cinema; Author: Madhura Pandit Jasraj; Publisher: Hay House; Pages: 328; Price:Rs.699 Films can..