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Italian student killed in Egypt criticised Cairo govt in articles| Reuters

Feb 06, 2016 at 00:31 | Source: FirstPost

ROME An Italian student found dead by a roadside in Cairo with cigarette burns and other signs of torture on his body had written articles critical of the Egyptian government, according to the Italian newspaper that published them.Il Manifesto, a lef...

After Bengaluru, it's time to re-examine racism: (Hint) It's not just slurs and attacks

Feb 05, 2016 at 11:37 | Source: FirstPost

By Darshana MitraWhat is racism? Talking heads have spent a lot of time debating this over the last couple of days, with some claiming that race opens a Pandoras Box, and others claiming that such a box needs to be opened. But what is this racism exp...

Siachen avalanche: Ten dead soldiers are latest in needless loss of lives on this 'bald man's comb'

Feb 05, 2016 at 09:15 | Source: FirstPost

Ten army soldiers, including a junior commissioned officer, are feared dead after an avalanche ripped off their post at 19,600ft in one of the worlds highest battlefield between India and Pakistan,Saichenin the northern glacier sector ofthe Ladakh re...

Stink bomb diplomacy? North Korea sends balloons packed with used toilet paper to South Korea

Feb 04, 2016 at 20:42 | Source: FirstPost

When one hears that a country did something to send a message to its neighbouring country, one expects something like a ceasefire violation, cancellation of proposed talks or some provocative statement made by a country's leader.Well, international a...

World Cancer Day: Increased life expectancy is one of the reasons for cancer in the elderly, says Hitendra Patil, oncologist

Feb 04, 2016 at 18:47 | Source: FirstPost

By Hitendra PatilThe advances in science and medicine have helped in increasing the age span of us, human beings. However, one of the drawbacks ofincreased lifespan is the high risk of cancer.Longevity in term of better life expectancy means the pers...

Walls and watchtowers rise as Turkey tries to seal border against Islamic State| Reuters

Feb 04, 2016 at 00:46 | Source: FirstPost

ELBEYLI, Turkey Slabs of concrete wall have sprung up and military patrols have intensified, but local people say this stretch of Turkey's border facing Syrian territory under Islamic State control is still far from water-tight.Ankara is under intens...

Jaipur LitFest 2016: Fear and loathing in a sea of prose, poetry and tea (real or imagined)

Jan 31, 2016 at 09:41 | Source: FirstPost

Mid January in North India: A strange time of the year in a strange part of the world.Over the course of history, many have written romantically about the cold winds of the North, the long nights and spectral days; although it is not difficult to fin...

Capote's 'In Cold Blood' turns 50 this year: Guess what? It is still fresh, poignant, and relevant

Jan 30, 2016 at 11:10 | Source: FirstPost

I was quite long in the tooth as a journalist when I chanced upon In Cold Blood, sometime in the Nineties. The little I knew about the author, Truman Capote, had more to do with the delicious Audrey Hepburn and her oversize dark glasses and her impos...

Jaipur LitFest 2016: Fear and loathing in a sea of poetry, prose and tea (real or imagined)

Jan 29, 2016 at 16:12 | Source: FirstPost

Mid January in North India: A strange time of the year in a strange part of the world.Over the course of history, many have written romantically about the cold winds of the North, the long nights and spectral days; although it is not difficult to fin...

62 people have same wealth as 3.5 billion

Jan 18, 2016 at 10:37 | Source: FirstPost

By Chaitanya Mallapur, Indiaspend.comJust 62 individuals had the same wealth as 3.5 billion peoplethe bottom half of humanityin 2015, according to a new report, An Economy For The 1%, by Oxfam, a global advocacy.This figure is down from 388 individua...

Italy arrests African migrant over murder of U.S. woman Ashley Olsen| Reuters

Jan 15, 2016 at 00:31 | Source: FirstPost

FLORENCE, Italy Italian police have arrested a Senegalese illegal immigrant who prosecutors believe killed Ashley Olsen, a U.S. woman who was found dead in her apartment in Florence last weekend."We have collected very serious evidence of his gu...

Budget 2016: Social sector seeks sin tax on tobacco items, double health spend

Jan 13, 2016 at 19:16 | Source: FirstPost

New Delhi: Social sector groups on Wednesday demanded doubling of allocation towards the health sector and higher rate of sin tax on tobacco products and alcohol in the 2016-17 Budget.In their pre-budget meeting with Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, re...

Want to buy the Playboy mansion? It'll only cost you $200 million... and you get to live with Hefner

Jan 12, 2016 at 16:13 | Source: FirstPost

The Playboy mansion has probably seen and heard many things over the decades and according to this Vice writer, "smells like an old man". Rich inhistory according to The Thrillist, the mansion was bought by Playboy holdings in 1971 from a c...

Sponsored: A new and easy way to quit smoking this year!

Jan 08, 2016 at 17:21 | Source: FirstPost

We have rolled into a new year with new hopes, new plans and new expectations. Each year, we choose to pursue new plans, some aim at pursuing an old hobby, or train in a type of sport, or plan to stay fit. If you are one of those who are planning the...

A new and easy way to quit smoking this year!

Jan 08, 2016 at 17:21 | Source: FirstPost

We have rolled into a new year with new hopes, new plans and new expectations. Each year, we choose to pursue new plans, some aim at pursuing an old hobby, or train in a type of sport, or plan to stay fit. If you are one of those who are planning the...

Will larger warning on cigarette packs cut tobacco consumption? Parl panel asks health ministry

Jan 08, 2016 at 08:09 | Source: FirstPost

New Delhi: A parliamentary panel in India reviewing whether to put larger health warnings on cigarette packets has asked the health ministry for evidence to show that such a move would cut tobacco consumption, according to documents reviewed by Reute...

Indian lawmakers, health officials spar over tobacco pack warnings| Reuters

Jan 08, 2016 at 05:45 | Source: FirstPost

NEW DELHI A parliamentary panel in India reviewing whether to put larger health warnings on cigarette packets has asked the health ministry for evidence to show that such a move would cut tobacco consumption, according to documents reviewed by Reuter...

Delhi odd-even: Private drivers put on half pay, another side to this war on pollution

Jan 06, 2016 at 19:13 | Source: FirstPost

There is an ugly underbelly to the odd-even traffic thinning in Delhi that is not getting much attention. The rich are dumping their drivers. In a city where nearly everyone with a car has a driver (they are literally accessories) and memsahibs get c...

Move over Deepika, Kangana: Anushka Sharma is the real star of 2015

Jan 02, 2016 at 11:56 | Source: FirstPost

Not too long ago, a digitalportal referred to Anushka Sharmas statements as ballsy', in a headline for a story hailing the fact that the 27-year old spoke out against sexism in the film industry.With a touch of mirth, Ms Sharma, (who seems like the k...

Dubai probes cause of massive New Year's Eve hotel fire

Jan 02, 2016 at 01:35 | Source: FirstPost

Dubai: Investigators in Dubai were working Friday to determine the cause of a spectacular fire that engulfed a 63-storey luxury hotel on New Year's Eve three hours before midnight.The huge blaze at The Address Downtown hotel erupted around 9:00 pm (1...

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