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Naked nationalist stirs up Japan elections

Tokyo (April 24): A naked nationalist is stirring up election billboards in Japan, offering a bit of color – and a lot of flesh – to get out the vote. Right winger Ter read more →

J&K court sentences four to death for raping and murdering 8th class student

Srinagar (April 24): A court in Jammu and Kashmir’s frontier town of Kupwara on April 24  awarded death penalty to the four persons convicted earlier in a case of rape and read more →

West Bengal making highest progress in toilets: Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee

Kolkata:  With Nadia district becoming free from open defecation, West Bengal has registered the highest progress in the country by constructing 8.47 lakh new household toilets i read more →

This is how we punish lovers! Your voice can make a difference

Chhota Udaipur (Gujarat): Mob justice, especially in villages, seems to be supreme and perpetrators of such crimes enjoy immunity from prosecution. Panchayats in rural areas pass read more →

They didn’t even have a chair for me: Om Puri

Chandigarh: With more than four decades of a stellar career behind him, several Hindi, British and American films, two National awards and a Padma Shri, actor Om Puri still finds h read more →

Indian Govt. puts Ford 8 Foundation on ‘watch list’

New Delhi: In a fresh crackdown on foreign funding to NGOs, the Union Home Ministry has put the Ford Foundation of the USA on its “watch list” and ordered that all funds coming read more →

42 killed, more than 100 injured in Bihar cyclonic storm

Patna: A total of 42 people were killed and more than 100 others injured in a cyclonic storm that struck several districts of North Bihar last night, while huge losses of property, read more →

Eating from gold plates & racism attacks: Bachchan’s under fire

The Bachchans are creating buzz but for all wrong reasons nowadays and coming across as a disappointment among Bollywood enthusiasts. Right after the much hyped lavish dining sessi read more →

Aamir Khan speaks about rape, masculinity at New York Summit

As India continues to grapple with the problem of rape and violence against women, superstar Aamir Khan says the ‘balance of power’ needs to change in India and the  read more →

Indian-American Vivek Murthy takes oath ‘on the Gita’ as US Surgeon General

Fort Myer (Virginia):  37-year-old Indian-American Vivek Murthy was sworn-in as the US Surgeon General by Vice President Joe Biden at a ceremony here today, becoming the youngest- read more →

Alabama cop pleads not guilty to assaulting Indian grandfather

Washington: A former Alabama police officer has pleaded not guilty to charges of using “unreasonable force” against an Indian grandfather who was left partially paraly read more →

Disney India creates its first local franchise with ABCD 2

Mumbai: Disney India is creating an experience with ABCD- AnyBody Can Dance for all Indian fans. With the ABCD 2, sequel to the first successful installment “ABCD…”, t read more →