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Refugee crisis: Why Scandinavian countries are trying to look bad

Denmark has had its fair share of bad press lately.In British newspaper The Guardian, an opinion cartoon depicting Danish PM Lars Lokke Rasmussen as a Nazi with a pork fetish was a new low in the press coverage of the small kingdom, which normally attracts praise for its happy people and social equality.Just days ago, the New York Times deemed a new set of policies relating to refuges "cruel." Elsewhere in Scandinavia the same reversal of policies is taking place -- all designed to reverse the ..., 30 minutes ago

It was more English wicket than Indian, Dhoni takes a dig

 'It was more like an English wicket. There was spongy bounce, and variable pace.'  IMAGE: Suresh Raina of India is bowled by Dasun Shanaka of Sri Lanka. Photograph: BCCI. A livid India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni on Tuesday took a dig at the pitch prepared for the first T20 International terming it an "English" rather than Indian track. Indian batsmen were all at sea against the seam and bounce extracted by rookie Sri Lanka pacers to get all-out for 101 in 18.5 overs thereby losing ...
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Second-string Lanka bring down mighty India

IMAGE: Sri lankan pacer Kasun Rajitha celebrates the wicket of Rohit Sharma in the first T20I against India at Pune on Tuesday. Photograph: BCCI Sri Lanka defeated India by five wickets in the first Twenty20 international cricket match to take a 1-0 lead in the three-match series, in Pune on Tuesday. -Scorecard Chasing a modest target of 102 runs set by India, Lankan skipper Dinesh Chandimal led from the front scoring 35 runs off as many balls, while Milinda Sriwardana's unbeaten 21 runs off ...
 Rediff.com1 hour ago India trounce Sri Lanka to enter Under-19 World Cup final  Rediff.com5 hours ago India beat SL by 97 runs to enter U-19 WC finals  Rediff.com8 hours ago

Siachen survivor's family arrived in New Delhi

The family members of Siachen avalanche survior Lance Naik Hanamanthappa have arrived in New Delhi."We can't even describe how happy we are," Subhash, Brother-in-law of Lance Naik Hanamanthappa.Hanamanthappa Koppad, who was miraculously found alive after remaining buried under snow for six days, is comatose and his condition is extremely critical, Army Hospital Research and Referral said after he was flown in to New Delhi from Siachen Glacier on ...
 Rediff.com1 hour ago Siachen survivor soldiers on for life after daring rescue  Rediff.com2 hours ago Family of Siachen avalanche survior Lance Naik Hanamanthappa leaves for Delhi  Rediff.com2 hours ago

Pachauri's promotion makes my flesh crawl, says complainant in open letter

The complainant in the sexual harassment case against RK Pachauri hit out at the governing council of The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) for "promoting" him as executive vice chairman, describing it as a "shameless" act. This is what she writes in a open letter. "Shamelessness abounds! The news of promotion of a man who stands booked on charges of sexual harassment at a workplace, stalking and criminal intimidation by the countrys whos who makes my flesh crawl."While a prayer lay in ...
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World T20: DDCA notifies BCCI about provisional NOC, seeks Mudgal help

- 'Justice Mukul Mudgal has been intimated about every development and we want to conduct World T20 matches under his guidance.' The DDCA on Tuesday notified the Board of Control for Cricket in India president Shashank Manohar and secretary Anurag Thakur about getting the provisional No Objection Certificate (NOC) from the South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SDMC) which will enable them to organize the World T20 matches smoothly."Our working president Chetan Chauhan has already informed BCCI ...
 Rediff.com2 hours ago DDCA given 20 days time to get Kotla ready for World T20  Rediff.com2 hours ago Here's why PCB has delayed announcing Asia T20, World T20 squads  DNA India23 hours ago

IS car bomb in Syrian capital kills 10

A suicide car bomber dispatched by the Islamic State group struck near a police officers' club in the Syrian capital today, killing at least 10 people and destroying a number of cars. Syrian state TV reported the toll and showed footage of the blast scene in Damascus, including several damaged vehicles and a burnt-out car. The police officers' club was next to a vegetable market. The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, an opposition group that tracks the civil war, said the blast ...
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Start-ups may get tax benefit in Budget 2016 for brand building

The govt could allow start-ups and e-commerce cos to appropriate initial brand building expenses over several years for accounting benefits In order to encourage start-ups, especially e-commerce companies, the finance ministry may look at according beneficial tax treatment to their brand building expenses in the forthcoming Budget. According to experts, the government could allow start-ups and e-commerce companies to appropriate initial brand building expenses over several years for accounting ...
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London School of Economics releases Ambedkar archives

UK's prestigious London School of Economics has released archival documents on Dr B R Ambedkar, one of its famous students and architect of the Indian Constitution, to mark his 125th birth anniversary. Ambedkar was studying at the Columbia University in 1920 when economist Edwin R Seligman wrote to Professor Herbert Foxwell, teaching at London School of Economics, asking him to help Ambedkar with his research."I find he has already taken his doctor's degree and has only come here to finish a ...
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Two umpires banned, four investigated over corruption - ITF

Two tennis umpires were banned, one for life, last year for breaches of the sport's code of conduct for officials, the International Tennis Federation (ITF) said on Tuesday. Four other umpires are under investigation by the Tennis Integrity Unit (TIU), the London-based world ruling body for the sport said in a statement. In January, tennis was rocked by a report by the BBC and online BuzzFeed News that said 16 players who have been ranked in the top 50 had been repeatedly flagged to the TIU ...
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