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Yearly News 2013

'Russian blasts necessitate upgrading anti-terror system'
‘Russian blasts necessitate upgrad...

‘Russian blasts necessitate upgrading anti-terror system’

Moscow – Russian experts Monday urged an upgrade of the terror prevention system after two suicide bombings hit the Volgograd city within 24 hours and left 32 killed and over 70 injured. Russia tightened security nationwide after the attacks. “Stopping a terrorist on the spot is not... read more »

44 Iraqi lawmakers resign over anti-Sunnis government actions
44 Iraqi lawmakers resign over anti-Sunn...

44 Iraqi lawmakers resign over anti-Sunnis government actions

Baghdad – As many as 44 members of Iraqi parliament announced their resignation Monday to protest against the government’s latest moves on Sunni Arabs, including the demolition of a protest site and the arrest of a Sunni parliamentarian in the Anbar province. The parliamentarian from... read more »

Julia Roberts was asked to remove freckles
Julia Roberts was asked to remove freckl...

Julia Roberts was asked to remove freckles

London – Actress Julia Roberts, 46, says once a fussy director had asked her to remove her freckles for a movie role. “One director wanted me to have two freckles taken off because he said it made my face look dirty,” dailymail.co.uk quoted the “August: Osage County”... read more »

Bieber names puppy Karma
Bieber names puppy Karma

Bieber names puppy Karma

Los Angeles – Pop star Justin Bieber has named his new bulldog puppy Karma. Justin managed to zero in on the name after his father Jeremy Bieber, asked his fans to come up with a name on social networking site Twitter. “So we have got a name selected for the newest Bieber. Big thanks... read more »

'The Guru' Jimi Mistry marries girlfriend

‘The Guru’ Jimi Mistry marries girlfriend

London – Indian origin British actor Jimi Mistry, who starred as a sex guru in “The Guru”, has married his dancer girlfriend Flavia Cacace here. The duo exchanged wedding... read more »

Gen. Bikram Singh is new chairman chiefs of staff committee

Gen. Bikram Singh is new chairman chiefs of staff committee

New Delhi – The IAF chief, Air Chief Marshal N.A.K. Browne, who retires on the last day of the year, handed over the baton of Chairman Chiefs of Staff Committee (COSC) to Indian Army... read more »

Indian student assaulted in Australia, brother seeks justice

Indian student assaulted in Australia, brother seeks justice

Melbourne – A 20-year-old Indian student was seriously injured after he was brutally assaulted and robbed in Australia’s Melbourne city, a media report said Monday. The... read more »

I know when and where the deal was made between AAP and Congress, says Gadkari

I know when and where the deal was made between AAP and Congress, says Gadkari

New Delhi – Reacting to his recent comment on the Aam Aadmi Party and the Congress Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Nitin Gadkari on Monday said he knew when and where the deal... read more »

Schumacher operated second time after suffering brain haemorrhage in ski accident

Schumacher operated second time after suffering brain haemorrhage...

Sydney – Seven times Formula One champion Michael Schumacher has been reportedly operated for the second time after suffering brain haemorrhage in a ski accident in the French Alps. The... read more »