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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

New York premiere of Christopher Nolan's World War II drama Dunkirk

Dunkirk will be releasing in India on July 21. The film, which has been shot in France, Holland, Britain and Los Angeles, is being brought to India by Warner Bros. Pictures. The New York City premiere of Dunkirk happened on Tuesday, July 18, 2017 at the AMC Leows Lincoln Square Theatre.

published on : 19th July 2017

Seven million against one: Venezuela marks its symbolic rejection of President Maduro's call for constitution rewrite

Venezuela opposition's call for a fake referendum as means of symbolic rejection of President Nicolas Maduro's plan to rewrite the constitution led to nearly 7.2 million --of 19 million possible voters-- turning up to cast their ballots on Sunday.

published on : 17th July 2017

Lesser known facts about Nikola Tesla 

The Serbian American inventor and engineer who discovered and patented the rotating magnetic field, the basis of most alternating curent machinery, was born in 1856.

published on : 10th July 2017

Real-life Iron Man celebrates 46th birthday: 10 crazy quotes from visionary SpaceX and Tesla entrepreneur Elon Musk

Eccentric billionaire, inventor and engineer, Elon Musk is known for spearheading corporations like SpaceX- which focusses and aims for space exploration, SolarCity - which specialises in solar energy services as well as Tesla- the automaker and energy storage company which predominantly makes electric cars, lithium-ion battery storage etc. Musk has been often vocal about his ideas about us living in a simulation as well as about his aspirations for colonising planets other than Earth (especially Mars).

published on : 28th June 2017

The Palm d'Or line-up - 19 films competing for the coveted honour at 2017 Cannes Film Festival

The Palm D'Or line-up - 19 films competing for the coveted honour at 2017 Cannes Film Festival

published on : 16th May 2017
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