• South Korea says 295 missing in ferry disaster

    SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Nearly 300 people were still missing Wednesday several hours after a ferry carrying 477, most of them high school students, sank in cold waters off South Korea's southern coast, killing at least two and injuring seven, officials said.

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    • Suspected Islamist rebels abduct over 100 Nigerian schoolgirls - teacher

      By Lanre Ola MAIDUGURI Nigeria (Reuters) - Suspected Islamist insurgents have abducted more than 100 female students in a night raid on a government secondary school in Nigeria's northeast Borno state, a teacher said on Tuesday. He said gunmen, believed to be members of the Boko Haram Islamist…

      • 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…

        • 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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            • BJP heading for majority in general election: opinion poll

              By Shyamantha Asokan NEW DELHI (Reuters) - The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and its allies are set to win a narrow majority in the world's largest democratic election, the latest opinion poll showed on Monday. The Hindu nationalist oppposition party, led by prime-ministerial hopeful Narendra Modi,…

              • 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…

                • 7 First Time Experiences that Bring Newlyweds Closer

                  Your first kiss, your first official getaway together, your first dance after marriage, are all very special, right? But these are not all. There are many more first-time experiences that are probably equally memorable, although for different reasons. They can be very scary, we agree, but believe…

                  • Indira Varma joins the cast of 'Game of Thrones'

                    The first episode of Game of Thrones (GoT) season four features four new characters; a necessity considering the cast was severely depleted at the infamous 'Red Wedding' that closed the last season.

                    • Must-Try: Mango Recipes in Minutes

                      If you can't get enough of your favourite summer fruit, then you are going to love these easy-to-make mango recipes. Whether in a salad or a dessert, mango seems to go perfectly well with both! Take a look at these recipes for Cilantro Prawns with Mango Salad and Fresh Mango with Creme Brulee.

                      • Asian Tour will create more golfing stars: Lahiri

                        Kuala Lumpur, April 15 (IANS) India's Anirban Lahiri expects Asia to continue to breed new stars in the future, saying the region's golfers have benefited immensely from the success of the Asian Tour. The talented Lahiri will be amongst the top stars from the Asian Tour who will feature in the…

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                        • Dress codes: Where should schools set limits?

                          EVANSTON, Ill. (AP) — They're called leggings — popular fashion items that are tight-fitting pants to some, and glorified tights to others.

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                          • Graceful and Charming Birthday Girl Lara Dutta Is A Rare Find

                            The ever beautiful, charming and graceful Lara Dutta celebrates her birthday today. A former supermodel-turned-actress, Lara Dutta is a cut above the rest, mainly because of her tenacity and extraordinary charm. Born on 16 April, 1978, to a Punjabi father and an Anglo-Indian mother, Lara is the…

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                            • AB de Villiers’s XI gets the better of Virat Kohli’s XI in practice game for RCB before IPL

                              RCB played a practice game in Dubai prior to the IPL with teams split up as AB XI and Virat XI

                              • Pakistan brothers in cannibalism case face court

                                KHAWAR KALAN, Pakistan (AP) — Two brothers arrested for the second time over accusations of cannibalism appeared in court Tuesday, police officials said, in a sensational case that has horrified Pakistanis.

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                                • Do engineers need an MBA?

                                  For anyone who goes by the infamous description of the character Suhas in 3 idiots, doing an MBA after having obtained an engineering degree would qualify them to be titled a ‘gadha’; at least Ranchordas would have convinced you, even if just for a second or two, that such a switch is a total waste…

                                  • Review: Windows Phone advances with 8.1 update

                                    Microsoft's new Windows system for smartphones addresses many of the shortcomings in previous versions. Before, voice search lacked the natural language interactions of Apple's Siri and Google Now. The ...

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                                    • 18 Minutes to a Beautiful You All Day Long

                                      Ever admired the way celebrities are always primped no matter what time of the day it is? Well, you can be just as well-groomed without too much effort. We got professional make up artist Nahush Pise to give us some quick and easy tricks that'll make you look gorgeous in no time.

                                      • Chevrolet bringing tiny Trax SUV to US and China

                                        Chevrolet's smallest SUV is heading to its biggest markets. The Chevrolet Trax will go on sale in the U.S. and China early next year. General Motors Co. unveiled the 2015 model Tuesday evening ahead of ...

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                                        • Classified FBI files claim Adolf Hitler escaped by submarine to Argentina

                                          London, Apr 16 (ANI): Newly released FBI files claim that Adolf Hitler escaped by submarine to Argentina where he lived in a heavily guarded ranch at the end of the Second World War suffering from asthma and ulcers. An amazing cache of files shows that J Edgar Hoover's FBI took claims of Hitler's…