• 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 […]

    • What if Your Periods Start on Your Wedding Day

      You have taken a makeup trial and spoken to your wedding planner a million times, so that nothing goes amiss; and you are waiting impatiently for your D-day. Once the date of your wedding has been decided, you should try to find out if it coincides with your menstrual cycle. If it does, then you…

      • Iranian woman forgives son's killer at the gallows

        The execution of an Iranian convicted of murder was halted at the very last minute in a dramatic scene this week when the mother of his victim forgave him as he stood on the gallows with the noose around his neck, according to Iranian media.

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        • Who gained, and what, at Ukraine talks

          MOSCOW (AP) — The talks in Geneva on Ukraine brought together four parties that had seemed extremely far apart on some issues, but within a few hours they produced a broad agreement that holds out substantial hope for a crisis that appeared on the verge of spinning out of control.

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          • Kohli, Yuvraj take RCB home against Daredevils

            Sharjah, April 17 (IANS) A fantastic partnership between Virat Kohli and Yuvraj Singh guided the Royal Challengers Bangalore to a convincing eight wicket win over the Delhi Daredevils in the second match of the Indian Premier League (IPL) at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium here Thursday. Yuvraj with…

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            • '2 States': A magical north-south love story you wish wouldn't end

              Cast: Arjun Kapoor, Alia Bhatt, Ronit Roy, Amrita Singh, Revathi, Shiv Subramaniam; Directed by Abhishek Varman; Rating: **** Magically, "2 States" ends with a beautifully staged wedding where the film's culture-crossed couple finally get their wish. You know exactly where our twosome, the gorgeous…

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              • Traders give top stocks to own for next 25 years

                In honor of CNBC's 25th anniversary, the "Fast Money" traders give their top stocks to own for the next 25 years.

                • Hotel magnate Sant Singh Chatwal pleads guilty to U.S. campaign contribution scheme

                  Prominent New York hotel executive Sant Singh Chatwal pleaded guilty on Thursday to conspiring to make $188,000 of illegal campaign contributions to three U.S. candidates via straw donors. Chatwal, chairman of Hampshire Hotels Management, pleaded guilty in federal court in Brooklyn, New York, to…

                  • 7 Lame Excuses Men Make After Cheating

                    Cheating is undoubtedly the easiest and quickest way to destroy a marriage. And when a man is caught cheating, more often than not, he piles on excuses to justify the act. We list some lame excuses that men use to explain their excessive romping and you get to decide if they stick or not.

                    • The Former Playboy Model Jenny McCarthy Gets Engaged

                      The former Playboy Model and currently the co-host of the show The View, Jenny McCarthy, revealed that she is soon getting hitched with Donnie Wahlberg. Jenny McCarthy gleefully shared the news of her engagement to Donnie Wahlberg on the ABC morning show while revealing her engagement ring, which…

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                      • World's biggest peace torch lit for Indian spiritual guru in US

                        New York, April 17 (IANS) Ashrita Furman, a Guinness World Records record-breaker, has lit what is claimed to be the world's biggest torch in New York in honour of Indian spiritual leader Chinmoy Kumar Ghose, popularly known as Sri Chinmoy. At 7.5 metres, the aluminum and steel torch monument is 11…

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                        • India passes halfway mark in election with BJP gaining strength

                          By Ashutosh Pandey and Swetha Gopinath BANGALORE (Reuters) - India called a quarter of its 815 million voters to polls on Thursday, the biggest day of its staggered election, in areas ranging from Himalayan passes to a southern IT hub and western sugarcane farms. The country is now over halfway…

                          • Chelsea Clinton expecting first child

                            WASHINGTON (AP) — For the Clintons, 2014 is the year of the baby.

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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…

                              • 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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                                • 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,…

                                  • 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.

                                    • Search for Malaysia jet refocuses on drone scans of sea floor

                                      By Byron Kaye PERTH Australia (Reuters) - Footage taken by a deep-sea drone should determine sooner than previously thought whether a remote stretch of the Indian Ocean is the final resting place of a missing Malaysian jetliner, Australian search authorities said on Thursday. After the U.S. Navy…

                                      • FDA warns of cancer risk with fibroid procedure

                                        The Food and Drug Administration is warning women that a surgical procedure used to eliminate growths in the uterus could inadvertently spread cancer to other parts of the body. The agency is discouraging ...

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                                        • This Charming Country Cabin is Maine's First Passive House

                                          In It's Not Easy Being Green, Curbed pulls back the curtain on cutting-edge, environmentally friendly design, from urban passive houses to green tweaks on suburban living. Have a suggestion for an upcoming column? Pass it along. Photo via Go Logic...