As if Donald Trump wasn’t enough! The controversial Republican candidate’s wife Melania Trump has landed the Republican frontrunner’s camp in a bit of a soup.
Good morning. Uncharacteristically, we begin with health news today. Scientists have found that milk protein generated from roaches carries three times as much calorific value as buffalo
If the word monsoon was not affecting you as much so far, it becomes a buzzword from today for a couple of weeks. The monsoon
What a terrible year it’s been! Bastille Day went horribly wrong for France, a nation still reeling from the terror attacks in Paris last November.
From blanket coverage of the protests in Kashmir on TV immediately after Burhan Wani's encounter killing to the near pindrop silence now, what has changed
Well, hello there! Today is Bastille Day for the English speaking and a public holiday for the French who went bananas on this day in
The unrest in Kashmir continues to hold normal life to ransom in the Valley where the number of deaths in the protests rose to 35.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi displayed his energetic percussion skills in Tanzania with Tanzanian President John Magufuli and played traditional drums like a pro. Here’s Modi
Good morning! After four days of violence in Kashmir, the powers that be, have finally spoken on the matter. The state CM Mehbooba Mufti has
Violent protests erupted in Kashmir Valley following the killing of Hizbul Mujahideen's poster boy Burhan Wani in a joint operation by Jammu and Kashmir Police
Prime Minister Narendra Modi convened a high-level meeting on Tuesday to review the situation in Kashmir Valley that has been on the boil ever since
It was on this day in the year 1962 that the Rolling Stones performed their first concert ever in London. Keeping with the theme, there
Good morning. Well, keeping track of the number of fronts that the AAP and the BJP have been going at it has gotten a bit
It was on this day, 69 years ago, that the Indian Independence Bill was presented to the British House of Commons, thereby creating two separate
"Black lives matter," said Grey's Anatomy star Jesse Williams in his acceptance speech at BET Awards on Sunday. Williams who accepted the Humanitarian Award, paid
In a historic referendum, Britain voted to break away from the European Union after 43 years. As votes were counted in what was a rather
Renowned qawwal Amjad Sabri was shot dead in Karachi after two gunmen shot at the windscreen of Sabri’s car as it drove off a bridge
It is the day that Charles Manson went to trial 46 years ago, and this blog begins with a warning. This is going to be
If you're one of those who thinks being glued to the TV is cool, you'd think that PM Modi's recent Americas outreach and Abhishek Chaubey's
It was on this day, 133 years ago that Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi’s first act of civil disobedience happened in South Africa.
Speaking of disobedience of another
Good morning! It was on this day, 342 years ago, that Chhatrapati Shvaji Maharaj was crowned the first king of the Maratha.
And coming to his
As the three times world heavyweight champion Muhammad Ali died today after a 32-year long battle with Parkinson's disease, the tributes have flooded in from
Boxing great Muhammad Ali has floated away like a butterfly. Ali -- ‘The Greatest’, as he described himself—died today at the age of 74 following
It's 'World No Tobacco Day'. Fuming debates over the ill-effects of smoking on health are raging across the globe and the pictorial warnings on cigarette
Twenty five years ago on this day, the Jaffna Public Library in Sri Lanka was burnt to the ground during the civil war. It was
It is for the fifth time in seven years that Indian Americans have won the Scripps National Spelling Bee. And what's more, the ethic group
We begin today remembering this day 56 years ago. The Shastri household went the ‘full monty’ in the happiness department as little Ravi was born.
At the age of 85, actor Burt Kwouk passed away on Tuesday. The British actor, who also appeared in two Bond films, was however best
On this day in 1895, Oscar Wilde was sentenced to prison or committing acts of “gross indecency with other male persons”. Well, not sure much
In the last ten years, I've travelled to twenty-one countries across three continents, and in doing so have attempted to figure out the right way