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Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has hinted at a probe against opposition leader Khaleda Zia who she says was “hiding for three days” before the country’s border guard troopers mutinied in February last year.
Repeating a charge that she had made on the floor of the National Assembly last year, Hasina told a meeting of her […] Continue reading Zia went into hiding before border guard mutiny: Hasina

The financial damage caused by the Icelandic volcano to the global aviation industry could be greater than the September 11 terrorist attack in the US in 2001, say experts.
The eruption of ash cloud from the Eyjafjallajokull Glacier in Iceland, which began April 14, has halted air traffic throughout central and northern Europe, leaving thousands of […] Continue reading Volcanic ash cloud damaging airlines more than 9/11: Experts

Recipient of this year’s prestigious Ellis Island Medal of Honour, Indian American business leader Rao S. Anumolu believes the Indian community, doing an “A+ job” professionally and economically, is now catching on in politics too.
“Indians here are mostly professionals – doctors, engineers and in finance field, etc,” says Anumolu, president and CEO of Long Island […] Continue reading ‘Indian Americans catching up in US politics too’

Popular television actor Ronit Roy has finally done a full-fledged role in a Hindi film titled “Udaan” and is eagerly looking forward to it being screened at the upcoming Cannes Film Fest.
” ‘Udaan’ is a coming of age story about a father and his relationship with his 16-year-old son. It is quite a different film […] Continue reading Ronit Roy all set for Cannes

Taking multivitamin tablets may help reduce the risk of breast cancer, a new study claims.
Women who took regular doses of vitamin pills saw their chance of suffering from the disease fall by as much as 40 percent, reports
The authors believe the study provides early evidence that along with other important lifestyle factors, such as […] Continue reading Vitamin pills cut breast cancer risk