India's free and irresponsible media
Jul 09, 2015 at 16:52 | Source:
by Shashi TharoorI am, in a sense, a child of the Indian newspaper. My late father, Chandran Tharoor, started in the newspaper business when barely out of college, representing a pair of Indian papers in post-war London, and spent his working life as...
More than 4 million have fled Syrian civil war: UN
Jul 09, 2015 at 12:05 | Source:
Geneva:More than four million Syrians have fled the civil war ravaging their country to become refugees in the surrounding region -- a million of them in the past 10 months alone, the United Nations said on Thursday."This is the biggest refugee ...
AIFF should do for football what BCCI does for cricket: Ganguly
Jul 08, 2015 at 20:24 | Source:
Expressing disappoitment at thefalling standard of Indian football, former cricket captainSourav Ganguly today said the AIFF must take a cue from BCCIon develpoing the game in the country.India suffered an embarrassing 1-2 defeat to tiny pacificislan...
Worldwide device shipments to reach 2.5 billion units in 2015: Gartner
Jul 08, 2015 at 10:38 | Source:
Worldwide combined shipments of devices (PCs, tablets, ultramobiles and mobile phones) are expected to reach 2.5 billion units in 2015, a 1.5 percent increase from 2014 and down from the previous quarter's forecast of 2.8 percent growth, according to...
Oil sinks again, U.S. crude down 2 percent amid investor flight| Reuters
Jul 08, 2015 at 02:15 | Source:
NEW YORK U.S. crude tumbled about 2 percent on Tuesday, sinking for a second straight day as investors fled to safe havens on worries about a near-bankrupt Greece and China's stock market losses and as technical selling threatened to push oil into a ...