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IN PICS | French President Emmanuel Macron's visit to India

French President Emmanuel Macron is in India for a four-day visit i.e from 9th March to 12th March. He is accompanied by his wife Brigitte Marie-Claude Macron, and a delegation of businessmen and ministry officials.

published on : 12th March 2018

Sikhs carry out colourful procession to celebrate 'Hola Mohalla'

Hola Mohalla is a Sikh festival which is celebrated a day after the Hindu festival Holi. The festival was founded by Guru Gobind Singh, the tenth Sikh Guru. The festival lasts for three days

published on : 3rd March 2018

IN PICTURES | Arsenal lose tough second-leg game against Ostersunds, scrape through to Europa League last 16

Two quickfire first-half goals gave Swedish minnows Ostersunds hope, but Sead Kolasinac's goal just after the interval saw Arsenal hang on for a 4-2 win on aggregate.

published on : 23rd February 2018

IN PICTURES | Manchester City suffer shock 1-0 defeat in intense game against Wigan Athletic, gets knocked out of FA Cup

Manchester City's quest to win the FA Cup an unprecedented fourth time came to a shocking end when the Pep Guardiola-led side fell to a 1-0 defeat against Wigan Athletic in the fifth round.

published on : 20th February 2018

'My birth is my fatal accident': Remembering Dalit scholar Rohith Vemula who wished to reach the stars

Two years have passed since the death of Dalit scholar Rohith Vemula, but a mother’s fight for justice continues, also continues her battle against caste discrimination.

published on : 17th January 2018

Sergio Aguero double powers Manchester City's  4-1 rout of Burnley in English FA Cup

Sergio Aguero scored a quickfire brace in the second half as Manchester City maintained their interest in four trophies by beating Burnley 4-1 in the FA Cup third round match.

published on : 7th January 2018

Chennai call taxi drivers association stages protest, demands regularisation of Ola, Uber

About 40,000 call taxis and tourist taxis in Chennai city went off the roads on Wednesday demanding the government’s intervention in regularising app based cab services such as OLA and UBER.

published on : 3rd January 2018

Is freedom of speech under threat in newer democracies like Poland, Hungary and Turkey?

In several countries news organizations are under attack in dramatic ways, as elected governments turn public outlets into their mouthpieces and try to silence critical voices. 

published on : 29th December 2017

Dharmendra: The 'He-man' turns 82 today, here are his 10 most iconic movies 

Dharmendra, also popularly called Dharamji or Papaji is one of the most versatile and talented actors in the Bollywood industry. During his heyday, he was listed among the five most attractive men of the world. A true He-man, the first of its kind in the industry, this man has seen it all. He stands as probably the first superstar of Bollywood and remains the fan favourite for many masses alike. As the legendary actor turns 82 today here are his 10 most popular movies of all times. (Image Courtesy Twitter @dreamgirlhema)

published on : 8th December 2017

Mateusz Morawiecki: As Poland gets its new PM, here are interesting facts about the economist-cum-historian

Poland's governing rightwing party on Thursday chose finance minister and ex-banker Mateusz Morawiecki to replace outgoing Prime Minister Beata Szydlo. Here are nine facts about the banker cum economist who played a very pivotal role in shaping the economy of Poland.

published on : 8th December 2017

Hundred years of the Russian Revolution: A historic event that had a lot more than just 'Lenin', 'Bolsheviks' and the 'Reds'

A century ago, on October 25, 1917, Lenin's Marxist Bolsheviks took control of Russia's imperial capital, launching the October Revolution that led to the creation of the Soviet Union. The revolution, however, has got a lot more to it than the much talked about words and ideology like Communism, people's movement, fall of autocracy, socialism and so on. Here are a few must-know facts about the historic event.

published on : 25th October 2017

Remembering Bollywood's Rahim Chacha, AK Hangal

AK Hangal, the actor who shined in supporting roles in Hindi films, a well-known theatre actor associated with IPTA and a freedom fighter passed away on this day - 26th August 2012. Here is a glimpse into the phenomenal life of the artist.

published on : 26th August 2017

IN PICTURES | US watches first total solar eclipse in wonder

Millions of Americans gazed in wonder at the first full-blown, coast-to-coast solar eclipse since World War I, that raced 2,600 miles (4,200 kilometers) across the continent from Oregon to South Carolina. It was, by all accounts, the most-observed and most-photographed eclipse in history, documented by satellites and high-altitude balloons and watched on Earth through telescopes, cameras and cardboard-frame protective eyeglasses.

published on : 22nd August 2017

Venezuela political crisis: In pictures

The economic crisis which gripped the country has turned into a political crisis with President Nicolas Maduro calling for a controversial electoral vote to rewrite the constitution.

published on : 31st July 2017

What really happened at Dunkirk? The incredible survival story on which the Christopher Nolan drama is based

In the Operation Dynamo, which continued till June 4th 1940, a total of 3,38,226 troops, cornered by German forces on all sides were rescued from the French beach Dunkirk and taken across the English channel to Dover in 900 ships.

published on : 25th July 2017
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