• U.S. calls for more investment-friendly Indian government

    By David Brunnstrom WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States on Wednesday urged the Indian government that emerges from ongoing elections to follow economic policies that encourage investment, saying Washington would like to see bilateral trade grow to $500 billion a year. Nisha Biswal, U.S.…

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    • An Open Letter to Yuvraj Singh

      Dear Yuvi, First off I would like to tell you that I am not a fanboy. I was never your fan and I don’t think I’ll ever be. Indian batsmen with a batting average below 40 do not impress me! But not being a fan does not imply that I don’t admire you or respect […]

      • IIFA 2014: Travel Agent Akarsh Kolaprath Files A Lawsuit Against Wizcraft

        Firstly The IIFA 2014 had to undergo a change in schedule since April 24, 2014 was declared as the voting day for citizens residing in Mumbai and now Akarsh Kolaprath has filed a lawsuit against Wizcraft. Well travel agent Akarsh Kolaprath, who runs a Florida based enterprise, has filed a lawsuit…

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        • Sonu Sood Is On Top Of The Game

          Sonu Sood is on the roll and recently has been roped in as the brand ambassador for Graviera Suitings. Though an official announcement is still awaited, Sonu has been paid big bucks to endorse this deal. Interestingly, Sonu Sood has done more films down South; Despite of being from a non-filmy…

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          • uFly fires flight instructor who appeared on CNN

            TORONTO (AP) — A Canadian flight simulator business fired an instructor who figured prominently in CNN's coverage of missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, saying he showed up late to his regular job and "shamed Canadians" by dressing like a teenager.

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            • 5 Marriage Tips Indian Wives Must Forget Right Away

              It is high time that some conventional beliefs change! Especially since the relationship between a husband and a wife, and their understanding has gone through a dramatic evolution in recent times. We are not questioning any beliefs here, but just takes “husband idolising” to a whole new level,…

              • BHOOTHNATH RETURNS: Amitabh Bachchan set for a solo hit at 71 years!

                When Subhash Ghai's Dilip Kumar and Rajkumar starrer, SAUDAGAR, released and became a hit in 1991, it was an unusual achievement of sorts. The main protagonist, Dilip Kumar, was touching 70 years and no other actor in the history of Indian cinema had achieved such a milestone. But SAUDAGAR also had

                • Toyota Camry gets a top-to-bottom makeover

                  NEW YORK (AP) — Shaken by the advances of newer, sportier rivals, the Toyota Camry is trying to shed its vanilla reputation.

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                  • This is how much Samsung's Galaxy S5 costs to build

                    Samsung Electronics is spending more to build its new flagship Galaxy S5 than the previous model despite a slowdown in the high-end smartphone market.

                    • Robot sub makes first complete search for plane

                      PERTH, Australia (AP) — A robotic submarine has completed its first full 16-hour mission scanning the floor of the Indian Ocean for wreckage of the missing Malaysian airliner after two previous missions were cut short by technical problems and deep water, authorities said on Thursday.

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                      • The National Film Awards Announced; Rajkumar Rao Wins Best Actor

                        The National Film Awards for the year 2013 have been announced and The Best Actor Award is shared between Rajkummar Rao for his powerful performance in Shahid and Malayalam actor Suraj Venjaramudu for the movie Perariyathavar. Geetanjali Thapa has been adjudged the Best Actress for Liar’s Dice,…

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                        • Work-from-Home Jobs You'll Love!

                          Are you frustrated in your dead-end job? You've been working for several years and your career still hasn't taken off. Plus, there's so much more you were meant to do in life other than sit all day in a dreary office with a crabby boss and trying colleagues. We say quit your job and start your own…

                          • 292 missing, 4 dead in South Korea ferry disaster

                            SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — A ferry carrying 459 people, mostly high school students on an overnight trip to a tourist island, sank off South Korea's southern coast on Wednesday, leaving nearly 300 people missing despite a frantic, hours-long rescue by dozens of ships and helicopters. At least four…

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                            • Why Ranbir Kapoor & Rishi Kapoor Had a Huge Showdown

                              " Rishi Kapoor and Ranbir Kapoor The Kapoor khandaan has always been famous for their loud, boisterous nature. Like cousins Kareena Kapoor and Ranbir Kapoor revealed on Koffee With Karan, their dinner table often resembles an Italian mafia family having animated conversations. However,…

                              • Police: Utah woman gave birth at home

                                SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A Utah woman accused of concealing seven pregnancies before strangling or suffocating her newborns gave birth each time in her home, authorities said Wednesday.

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                                • Leaked: Rajneesh Duggal Wins Fear Factor – Khatron Ke Khiladi Season 5

                                  Rajneesh Duggal is the winner of Fear Factor – Khatron Ke Khiladi Season 5. Yes the cat is out of the bag and of sources are to believed then Rajneesh Duggal has emerged as the winner of Fear Factor – Khatron Ke Khiladi Season 5. Out of the three finalists of Fear Factor – Khatron Ke Khiladi Season…

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                                  • Young techies leaving Infosys in droves

                                    Bangalore, April 15 (IANS) It is not only senior executives who have left or are leaving India's iconic software firm Infosys, but also its young techies in droves. The return of co-founder N.R. Narayana Murthy from retirement as executive chairman June 1, 2013 notwithstanding, a whopping 36,268…

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                                    • Why rice is good for your health

                                      Washington, April 16 (ANI): Researchers have shown that consumers can improve their diets simply by enjoying white or brown rice as part of their daily meals. In a study, lead author Theresa Nicklas, DrPH, of Baylor College of Medicine, analyzed the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey…

                                      • Steve Jobs Would Have Loved the Horrible Thing Samsung Did When He Died

                                        Did Samsung executives act unethically in the aftermath of the Apple CEO's death?

                                        • Why the IPL is a waste of time

                                          Why the IPL is a waste of time and there are other things you could do rather than watch the IPL.