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Tension in India due to provocation of minorities: Moody’s

Tension in India due to provocation of minorities: Moody’s

The belligerent provocation of various Indian minorities has raised ethnic tensions, says Moody’s Analytics in a report that warned of “a possible increase in violence”. In a report titled `India…

Beef party on Kolkata street to protest rising intolerance in India

Beef party on Kolkata street to protest rising intolerance in India

A section of intellectuals and NGOs hit the streets against the rising intolerance in the country, by organising an open beef party here on Friday. Poets, theatre artists, political leaders…

Modi hols bilaterals with 41 visiting African leaders

Modi hols bilaterals with 41 visiting African leaders

Prime Minister Narendra Modi called for India and Egypt to work together on reforms to UN Security Council as cooperation in counter-terrorism, agriculture, oil and energy figured in many of…

Obama Singles Out U.S. Soccer’s Indian-American Chief

Obama Singles Out U.S. Soccer’s Indian-American Chief

– WASHINGTON President Barack Obama singled out U.S. Soccer Federation’s (USSF) Indian-American President Sunil Gulati as he welcomed the U.S. women’s World Cup-winning champions into the White House. “I want…

“Main Aur Charles” Neglects The Actual Story

“Main Aur Charles” Neglects The Actual Story

If you grew up in Goa in the 80s (as I did), then there was no escaping O’Coqueiro. It was almost a ritual to take visiting friends and family to…

“Titli” Is Not An Easy Watch

“Titli” Is Not An Easy Watch

One of the recurring images in Kanu Behl’s “Titli” (Butterfly) is that of the eponymous protagonist sitting on a two-seater bike, squashed between his two brothers and unable to move…

Sachin, Shane Set To Bowl America Over

Sachin, Shane Set To Bowl America Over

Less than a week after New York Mets and Kansas Royals play three of the matches in World Series Major League Baseball Stadium at Citi Field, New Yorkers will hear…

SAC’s Mathew Martoma Seeks Freedom in Appeals Court Bid

SAC’s Mathew Martoma Seeks Freedom in Appeals Court Bid

Former SAC Capital Advisors LP portfolio manager Mathew Martoma’s bid for freedom rests with a federal appeals court that’s weighing his insider-trading conviction. Martoma is serving nine years in a…

Bindeshwar Pathak Named For Prestigious New York Award

Bindeshwar Pathak Named For Prestigious New York Award

Social activist Bindeshwar Pathak, who for decades spearheaded an organization to construct nearly 1.3 million household toilets and 54 million government toilets based on an innovative toilet design, has been…

Premal Shah’s Kiva.Org Wins Of Google Impact Challenge

Premal Shah’s Kiva.Org Wins Of Google Impact Challenge

Kiva, a San Francisco-based nonprofit headed by Premal Shah, a Stanford graduate , was last week awarded a $500,000 grant after being voted one of the top four winners of…

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