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Rising water levels in the Tehri dam continue to put the states of Uttarakhand and Uttar Pradesh at risk. Over 60 people have died in cloudbursts and landslides triggered by heavy rains in Almora and Naintial since Saturday. Earlier, Uttarakhand Chief Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal went on an aerial survey of Tehri, Haridwar, Nainital and Almora [...] Continue reading Water level continues to rise in dams in Uttarakhand

Market for make-believe merchandise on rise

SOCIAL networkers and gamers are spending more cash than ever on virtual goods that are only used online. . . The global market for make-believe … Continue reading Market for make-believe merchandise on rise

“Who is better, Kobe, Lebron, or Wade? Shaq or Duncan?””How do I become a baller like Iverson or Kidd?”If you take a look at most of the basketball related forums, chats, and blogs upon the web, you w Continue reading Eulogy of Basketball: The Rise of the Superstar, Death of a Sport

Female action heroes back on the rise

Crossover appeal is behind the ever-growing ranks of the female action hero, says Omaha filmmaker Mark Hoeger.. . Screenwriting guru Lew Hunter of… Continue reading Female action heroes back on the rise

Freida Pinto has signed the ‘Planets of the apes’ prequel ‘Rise pf the Apes’ as primatologist Caroline. Pinto, who rose to fame from the ‘Slumdog Millionaire’, will be the leading lady of ‘Spider-Man’ hunk James Franco in the latest instalment of sci-fi series, reports the Daily Star. Movie’s cast also include funny man John Lithgow [...] Continue reading Freida Pinto as primatologist Caroline in ‘Rise Of The Apes’