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French fries, chicken grease fueled jet to fly from New York to Amsterdam

Saturday 9 March '13

An aircraft using French fries and chicken wings as fuel has been announced by Dutch airline company KLM
Oz think-tank scratching heads over replacing Mitchell Starc in Hyderabad test

Friday 1 March '13

Selectors is resisting urge to rest Pattinson in a move that leaves Starc fighting to retain his place.
Darren Lehmann favourite to become next Oz ODI coach

Friday 1 March '13

Queensland Cricket's clean sweep of domestic trophies is in no small part due to Lehmann's coaching.
India vs Australia: Michael Clarke urges players to show more hunger in Hyderabad

Friday 1 March '13

Team needs to take their lessons from their 8-wicket defeat in Chennai.
Samsung fails to secure Apple iPhone ban in Japan

Friday 1 March '13

Samsung had claimed Apple had infringed the rights to one of its 3G technologies.
Samsung hires US judge who ruled against Apple

Friday 1 March '13

Judge Robin Jacob served on the bench last year in a case that forced Apple to publish an apology asserting that Samsung did not infringe on the design of the iPad for its own tablet.
More sex partners linked to drug dependency: study

Wednesday 27 February '13

Women with 2.5 or more partners each year at greater risk of substance dependence disorder.
Having sons may shorten mother's life-span: study

Wednesday 27 February '13

Sons are costly for mother as they are born heavier and place more physical stress on the body.
"Happy, positive" messages key to success on Twitter

Wednesday 27 February '13

Study suggests that content of tweets has the biggest impact on size of Twitter audience.
'Fat-melting' undies under fire for being 'pseudo science'

Monday 17 December '12

The particular brand claims to melt fat or reshape the body using infra-red energy.
Woman in China selling hugs to buy iPhone 5

Friday 14 December '12

Her actions attracted curious onlookers and 10 minutes later, three people hugged her.
It takes us 36 minutes to feel awake

Friday 14 December '12

Two out of three said that they are less likely to snooze when woken by an alarm with “natural” sounds.
6 type of guys you probably won’t end up with

Friday 14 December '12

The list starts with the one who didn’t celebrate your birthday with you.
English’s longest 189,819 letter word takes 3hrs to pronounce!

Friday 14 December '12

The longest regular word to appear in the dictionary is 'pneumonoultramicroscopicsilicovolcanoconiosis'.
Diktat: Girls fined for wearing jeans, T-shirts

Saturday 8 December '12

The ban has evoked strong reactions from the students.
Veena Malik missing since 2 days!

Saturday 17 December '11

Pakistani actress received death threats from her home country after she allegedly posed nude for cover of magazine FHM.
Vettori asks not to write off ‘determined’ Martin yet

Thursday 1 April '10

Concerned over the lack of form of fast bowler Chris Martin, New Zealand skipper and selector, Daniel Vettori, has asked people not to write off the pacer yet.
All flood hit villages to be relocated: Karnataka CM

Monday 12 October '09

Karnataka CM B S Yediyurappa has said that all villages that were marooned in the recent floods in Karnataka would be relocated to safer places.
Vodka, Cuban cigars, Uma Thurman for Warne’s 40th birthday

Thursday 10 September '09

Shane Warne will celebrate his 40th birthday with 200 mates, a bottle of Polish vodka, a Cuban cigar and possibly Hollywood actress Uma Thurman.


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Pratap Bhanu MehtaYou, the UPA, destroyed roads, airlines, power, education, industry, employment… you rocked the financial boat, you came for freedom, you legitimised being corrupt. But we did not speak out. Remember, we do have the vote. Pratap Bhanu Mehta While we were silent, July 11 Comments
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Pawan KheraReally, Mr Mehta? Much that I enjoy your sophomoric enthusiasm, your assertions are hurried and inaccurate. The UPA didn't aim to silence people. The UPA heard what the people spoke. Pawan Khera Imagining a silence, missing the point, July 19 Comments
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Shashi TharoorI respect Pratap Bhanu Mehta and Shekhar Gupta, but find their diatribes sweepingly denunciatory. They have failed to notice today's India boasts a thriving, entrepreneurial and globalised economy. Shashi Tharoor Note to UPA-bashers, July 23 Comments
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Shashi TharoorPawan Khera and Shashi Tharoor's defence of the UPA, as rejoinders to articles by Pratap Bhanu Mehta and Shekhar Gupta, displays how political sycophancy can distort perception. They are written to ensure their status in the party. Madhu Trehan A people in despair, a government in wonderland Comments
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