• Jordanian jets strike vehicles on Syrian border

    AMMAN, Jordan (AP) — Jordanian military warplanes struck a convoy of vehicles as they were trying to enter Jordan from Syria, the army said in a statement Wednesday, in an unusual move at a time of tensions between the desert kingdom and Damascus.

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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 […]

      • Should Amitabh Bachchan's BHOOTHNATH RETURNS be made tax free?

        Amitabh Bachchan starrer BHOOTHNATH RETURNS, produced by T-Series, has been received well at the box-office, what with even the morning 9.00 am shows of the film going packed houses. The film has been lapped up by both the critic

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        • My heartbeat slowed down: Rajkummar on winning National Award

          New Delhi, April 16 (IANS) Rajkummar Rao's phone hasn't stopped ringing ever since it was announced Wednesday evening that he has been named for the National Film Award for the best actor for "Shahid". I was not expecting this at all, but when I got to know about it, my heartbeat slowed down,"…

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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…

            • Without This Region, 3 Energy Companies Would Be In Serious Trouble

              Due to its huge amounts of natural gas, the Marcellus shale has huge potential for Chesapeake Energy, Regency Energy, and Kinder Morgan Energy Partners.

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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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                • 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,…

                  • Cricket: Pakistan's Akmal in trouble over wedding party

                    LAHORE, Pakistan, April 16, 2014 (AFP) - Pakistani batsman Umar Akmal could be in fresh trouble with the law after a party for his wedding breached local rules restricting marriage celebrations, police said Wednesday.

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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,…

                      • 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…

                          • 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.

                            • Ocean floor search for missing Malaysia plane cut short again

                              By Byron Kaye PERTH Australia (Reuters) - The search for a Malaysia Airlines jetliner deep in the Indian Ocean was again cut short on Wednesday when technical problems forced a U.S. Navy underwater drone to surface without finding anything, officials said. While a massive air and sea search for…

                              • 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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                                • Alleged exes Shahid Kapoor and Priyanka Chopra to clash!

                                  Shahid Kapoor and Priyanka Chopra, who were once said to be in a relationship, would be clashing with each other at the box office. Their HAIDER and MARY KOM would now be arriving together on 2nd October.Though they never acknowledged it publicly, there were strong rumours of them being a couple.…

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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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                                    • How to Decorate the Wedding Night Room of a Newlywed Couple

                                      And, all this wedding planning stress does not just engulf the entire family, but the to-be wed couple as well. Out of everything that needs to be planned and organised, like the ceremonies, decor, venues, flowers, rituals, etc., one thing related to weddings that gets the most…

                                      • 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

                                        • 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…