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Is it time to ditch the word migrant?
Washington Post

Is it time to ditch the word migrant?

Reading a British tabloid newspaper in 2015, you might wonder if Europe wasagainat risk ofbeing conquered by theMongol Empire. The continentis under"siege," the papers report, facing an "invasion" froma"horde." Parts ofEuropehave become like a "war ... Washington Post, 3 days ago
Philippine News

Empire & One Direction Wins the Most Awards in the 2015 Teen Choice Awards

Popular British boy band One Direction and the hip hop drama Empire dominated the recently concluded 17th Teen Choice Awards, considered as one of the most popular award-giving body for teen's achievements. The 17th Teen Choice Awards threw its full ...
 Philippine News1 week ago Teen Choice Awards: 1D, Britney big winners  Arab News1 week ago 17th Teen Choice Awards honours Paul Walker and Britney Spears  India Today1 week ago Teen Choice Awards 2015: The winners in full  Irish Examiner1 week ago

The need for restraint in Kashmir

More than 50 years after India and Pakistan were created in the partition of the British colonial empire, the disputed region of Kashmir remains a dangerous flash point. Cross-border violence has surged in recent months, raising new fears that the attacks could spiral out of control and set off another war between the two nuclear-armed adversaries. Read the The New York Times editorial ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago
Xinhua News Agency

Afghans celebrate country's 96th anniv. of independence

Afghans hold Afghanistan national flags to celebrate the country's 96th anniversary of independence from the British empire occupation in Kabul, Afghanistan, Aug. 19, 2015. (Xinhua/Ahmad Massoud) 1 2 3 4 1 2 3 4 Copyright 2000 - 2015 ...
 Xinhua News Agency1 week ago Afghanistan marks anniversary of independence  Arabstoday.net1 week ago Afghanistan marks 96th anni. of independence  Xinhua News Agency1 week ago
International Business Times UK

Osama bin Laden 'influenced by Gandhi's boycott movement'

Osama bin Laden was inspired by Mahatma Gandhi's struggle against the British Empire, a cache of audio tapes belonging to the late al-Qaeda leader has revealed. They also show that the jihadist was more concerned with moderate Muslims during the ...
 International Business Times UK1 week ago Osama invoked Gandhi to fight against the West  The Freepress Journal1 week ago Did You Know Osama Once Invoked Gandhi To His Followers, Asked Them To Follow His Principles Against America?  Indiatimes1 week ago Admirer? Bin Laden invoked Mahatama Gandhi in fight against US  Hindustan Times1 week ago
Irish Times

Ireland a bulwark of empire and a mine within its walls

Ireland and End of the British Empire: The Republic and its role in Cyprus Emergency This is a book that improves greatly after the author gets the laborious introduction out of the way. Feeling compelled, it appears, to wrap a theoretical cover ...
 Irish Times1 week ago Capital legacies: The British Empire through its cities  Prokerala3 weeks ago

Watch: Manoj Bajpayee and Raveena Tandon's short film will make your heart skip a beat

Can you imagine what would life be like, if India had not been able to free herself from the clutches of the British Empire? Well, isn't it a scary thought? The concept has been brilliantly explored by Manoj Bajpayee and Raveena Tandon in a hard-hitting short ...
 Deccan chronicle2 weeks ago
Reuters UK

Wildlife images projected on Empire State Building

British television personality and singer Cilla Black died in Spain aged 72, Spanish police said on Sunday. Edward Baran reports. British TV personality and singer Cilla Black has died in Spain, Spanish police said Sunday. Police ...
 Reuters UK3 weeks ago British TV personality Cilla Black dies aged 72  Reuters UK3 weeks ago Empire State Building's Cecil The Lion Projection Called 'Embarrassing' For Neglecting Black Murder Victims  Huffington Post UK3 weeks ago RIP Cilla Black 1943-2015: British showbiz star passes away  International Business Times UK3 weeks ago

Surreality check

Arjun Gaind Arjun Gaind’s graphic novel Empire of Blood deals with a question — what if the British had never left India? As the question is answered, what emerges is a surreal satire of the class system in the country When Arjun Gaind decided to work on ...
 Asian Age1 month ago Surreality check: Empire of Blood  Deccan chronicle1 month ago Excerpt from graphic novel Empire of Blood: What if the sun had not set on the British Empire?  First Post.com2 months ago
Business Insider India

#Independence Day Special: In the times of British raj, know how the Godrejs found the key to their empire!

The spirit of Godrej was born in 1897, when a young man called Ardeshir Godrej gave up law and turned to lock making. He was the first Indian manufacturer to displace well-entrenched foreign brands that ruled the Indian market in the British era.
 Business Insider India2 weeks ago
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