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'Harry Potter' Star Helen McCrory Dies, Murphy, Rowling Pay Tribute

Apr 17, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

British actor Helen McCrory died at the age of 52, after a battle with cancer. She was best known for her roles in 'Harry Potter' and 'Peaky Blinders'.

I Was Not Aware About 'Harry Potter' Saga, Almost Turned Down Playing Voldemort: Ralph Fiennes

Mar 16, 2019 Outlook Web Bureau

Actor Ralph Fiennes said he was 'ignorant' about J K Rowling's wizarding franchise when he was first offered the role of the Dark Lord in the second movie 'Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire' in 2005.

Rowling's Row Over The Big O

Aug 08, 2016 Nabanita Sircar

Harry Potter author lands in twitter war with researchers over female orgasms.

The Fringe Benefits Of Failure...

...and the Importance of Imagination: text of the Harvard University Commencement Address by the author of the Harry Potter novels delivered on June 5, 2008.

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Virat Kohli will step down as T20 captain of India and RCB but that will not take away the fact that he remains a unique leader

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Taliban: What’s Next For The International Community?

With all foreign soldiers out of Afghanistan, the Taliban is now in a position to do pretty much what it wants.

Sep 13, 2021 Seema Guha

Rising Challenges Of Plagiarism In The Era Of Online Education

It can be a crucial stepping stone to develop young minds to appreciate the importance of practising honesty throughout their academic journey and lay the foundations for successful professional careers.

Sep 12, 2021 Chaitali Moitra

Vaccine Mandates Harm Long-Term Public Health

One can be pro-religion, but against coerced religion; one can be pro-vaccines, but against coercion and mandates

Sep 12, 2021 Kameswari Chebrolu