• Miss America defends student suspended for asking her to prom

    By Chris Francescani NEW YORK (Reuters) - Miss America has suggested officials at a Pennsylvania high school reconsider their decision to suspend a student for approaching her at a school assembly and asking her to be his prom date, the beauty queen said on Saturday. The disciplinary action taken…

    • Why Neanderthals never had brain disorders

      Washington, April 20 (IANS) In a significant discovery, scientists have found why modern humans develop brain disorders like autism or schizophrenia but our ancestor Neanderthals did not. Hundreds of Neanderthals' genes were turned "off" while the identical genes in today's humans are turned "on".…

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      • Bollywood Love Marriages that Ended in Divorce

        Latest B-town couple, to move way past the separation phase is, Chitrangada Singh, and her golfer husband, Jyoti Randhawa. Before Yogita, the ace singer-actor had tested his martial compatibility with Ruma Guha Thakurta and the silver screen beauty, Madhubala.

        • The 3 rising stars from Indian Under-19 cricket

          A look at 3 Indian youngsters who have great talent and make it big in Indian cricket in the near future

          • 10 Tips to Cut Your Electricity Bills in Half

            Today is World Environment Day and what better way to celebrate than to go green! While the heat and mercury levels are up and the power demand is only rising this summer, we show you how to save electricity. Yes, a few minor but smart adjustments could help you save electricity and cut your…

            • 4 questions about missing Malaysian plane answered

              Travelers at Asian airports have asked questions about the March 8 disappearance of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 while en route from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing. Here are some of them, followed by answers.

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              • Your Zodiac Lover - Inside Out

                Every sunsign is associated with certain characteristics when we speak of love and in order to make our relationships work; it becomes vital for every individual to get an insight into their partner`s behavior. Never are two individuals identical nor is one relationship exactly the same as the…

                • Malaysian plane search in 44th day, sea bed scans could end in days

                  By Byron Kaye and Matt Siegel SYDNEY/PERTH Australia (Reuters) - The search for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 entered its 44th day on Sunday as Australian search officials said a crucial series of sonar scans of the Indian Ocean floor could be completed within a week. The air, surface and…

                  • Film Review: 2 States – Over-Stated

                    Fact, they say, can be stranger than fiction. Chetan Bhagat’s novel, 2 States, is all about the inter-state marriage of a Punjabi boy with a Tamilian girl was based on his own experiences. Krish Malhotra and Ananya Swaminathan’s love story and the challenges of marrying into diametrically opposite…

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                    • Right Way to Shampoo and Condition Your Hair

                      To get the full benefits of your hair care products, you have to utilise them in the right way. If you have dry or damaged hair, you may want to wash it less frequently, once every five days. This will decrease the chances of tangles while you are shampooing, thus preventing hair breakage. Here is…

                      • The 11 Worst Body Language Mistakes Professionals Make

                        Your body language determines how people...

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                        • Kolkata prostitute's son may become 'Slumdog Millionaire' after selection for Man U trials

                          London, Apr 19 (ANI): A teenaged Indian slum-dweller, who is the son of a sex-worker, has reportedly been given a chance to show off his footballing skills during a two-week trial at Manchester United. 16-year-old Rajib Roy, from the back-streets of Kolkata, has been dubbed the Indian Wayne Rooney…

                          • Five Free Things to do in Switzerland

                            Switzerland is a favourite haunt of Indian tourists to Europe. And why not? It has everything we Indians would look for on a holiday: incredible landscape, fresh air, beautiful and clean cities, transport that runs on time, friendly courteous people, and lots of chocolate and cheese. On the…

                            • Case registered against Umar Akmal for violating wedding act

                              Case registered against Pakistan batsman Umar Akmal for violating wedding act.

                              • Satire: Daniel Bryan accidently married the wrong ‘Bella Twin’

                                Satire: Daniel Bryan accidently married wrong 'Bella Twin'

                                • Modi is the flavour of Indian election coverage in US

                                  Washington, April 20 (IANS) As American media reports on the sounds, colours and smells of India's crucial parliamentary election, Bharatiya Janata Party's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi is the flavour of the season. The big story of course is India's 'insanely huge and complex' (Time),…

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                                  • How to sleep sweat-free during summer nights

                                    Sleep expert Nerina Ramlakhan says "there needs to be a fractional temperature difference between our body and our brain - a warm body and a cool head." "When the outdoor temperature rises this becomes more difficult but there are plenty of things you can do to beat the heat," femalefirst.co.uk…

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                                    • Suniel Shetty's son Ahaan to enter Bollywood after Athiya

                                      While Athiya Shetty, daughter of Suniel Shetty is currently shooting for HERO with Nikhil Advani, her sibling Ahaan is gearing up for Bollywood as well. Currently, he is neck deep down into preparing for his launch.Though Athiya's entry into Bollywood was almost incidental, kick-start of a…

                                      • Steal This Look: Katrina Kaif in Teri Ore

                                        We loved her as Sheila and Chikni Chameli, but one song that remains etched in our ‘romance-filled’ hearts is Teri Ore, from the movie Singh is Kinng. Don’t worry, we are here to help you! Let us tell you how you can steal Katrina Kaif’s two stunning looks from Teri Ore.  The fully sequined blouse…

                                        • Dubai faces 500,000 construction workers' shortage

                                          Dubai, April 20 (IANS) With the real estate sector in the Gulf Arab emirate Dubai showing no let-up in expanding, the construction sector here is all set to witness a shortage of 500,000 workers by 2015, a media report said here Saturday. According to a survey initiated by the Dubai international…

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