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9 mins ago

Sri Lanka to prosecute women’s cricket team managers accused of sexual-harassment

Sports ministry spokesman Srilal Gomes said a disciplinary inquiry initiated in November uncovered evidence of "sexual harassment" against women players and a report was submitted on Thursday. #Cricket #Sexual harassment #Sports #SportsTracker #Sri Lanka #Sri Lankan Cricket #Women's cricket

12 mins ago

Have to beat at our best if we want to beat Mumbai Indians: Michael Hussey

Mike Hussey played a key role in ensuring Chennai Super Kings' record sixth appearance in the final of the Indian Premier League and the Australian said the team needs to be at its "best" to beat Mumbai Indians in tomorrow's summit clash at the Eden Gardens in Kolkata. #Chennai Super Kings #Cricket #CSK #IPL #IPL 2015 #IPL 8 #MI #Mike Hussey #MS Dhoni #Mumbai Indians #Twenty20

19 mins ago

Born in a Mad Nation but not short of love for India, says Sriram Karri

It was a rather colloquial line of thought through the 70s, 80s and right up to early 90s perhaps when people used to say I am sad to be born in India, says author Sriram Karri. #Autobiography of a Mad Nation #India #PM Modi #Sriram Karri #VeryCloseUp

31 mins ago

With over 62 percent votes, Ireland says a resounding ‘yes’ to gay marriage

Irish voters have resoundingly backed amending the constitution to legalize gay marriage, leaders on both sides of the Irish referendum declared Saturday after the world's first national vote on the issue. #Gay civil unions #Homosexuality #Ireland #Ireland gay marriage #LGBT #Voting for gay marriage in Ireland

44 mins ago

Fiat Chrysler CEO approached GM about a merger, was rebuffed – NYT | Reuters

REUTERS - As part of his quest for a mega merger, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles Chief Executive Sergio Marchionne sent an email to General Motors Co Chief Executive Officer Mary Barra in March suggesting combining the automakers but was rebuffed, the New York Times reported on Saturday. Quoting two people with knowledge of the email, the Times said it detailed how global carmakers needed to consolidate to save money and suggested a merged GM and Fiat Chrysler would cut billions of dollars in costs and create an automotive giant. Reuters first reported on April 13 that Marchionne, who leads the world's seventh-largest carmaker, was contemplating a super merger, possibly in the United States, to plug his company's weaknesses and cement his legacy before stepping down in early 2019 #Economy #Entertainment #India #Italy #Latin America #Middle East #opinion #science #United Kingdom #United States

51 mins ago

Did Ranbir Kapoor say Bombay Velvet flop has made him ‘insecure’? Not really

Suggesting that Bombay Velvet has made Ranbir Kapoor insecure about his own career is grossly unfair. #Bollywood #Bombay Velvet #InMyOpinion #Ranbir Kapoor #Roy

May 24, 2015

Tanu Weds Manu Returns review: This film could make Kangana Ranaut the female Khan of Bollywood

The reason people want to watch Tanu Weds Manu Returns, the reason there are great box office expectations of this film and the reason you sit through its two hours is Kangana Ranaut #Anand L. Rai #Bollywood #Kangana Ranaut #Khan #Madhavan #Movie review #Queen #Tanu Weds Manu Returns

May 24, 2015

Delhi govt vs Jung: Kejriwal refuses to give up, now calls ‘emergency’ Assembly session

Officials said the session will deliberate on the gazette notification issued by the Centre as well as issues relating to sharing of power between the elected government and the Lt Governor. #AAP #Arvind Kejriwal #Delhi #Gopal Subramanium #KK Venugopal #Najeeb Jung #NewsTracker #Shakuntala Gamlin

May 24, 2015

Cleveland protests erupt after officer found not guilty in fatal shooting of two unarmed suspects | Reuters

CLEVELAND A Cleveland police officer was found not guilty on Saturday in the shooting deaths of an unarmed black man and a woman after a high-speed car chase in 2012, one in a series of cases that have raised questions over police conduct and race relations in the United States. Judge John O'Donnell said Officer Michael Brelo, 31, acted reasonably in shooting the two suspects while standing on the hood of their surrounded car and firing multiple rounds through the windshield #Copyright #Economy #Entertainment #India #markets #opinion #science #Sports #Technology

May 24, 2015

Jayalalithaa returns as Tamil Nadu CM, Ilayaraja, Rajinikanth attend swearing in

AIADMK general secretary Jayalalithaa was on Saturday sworn in for the fifth time as Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu amid celebrations by party cadres and supporters all over the state. #India #J. Jayalalithaa #Madras University #NewsTracker #Politics #Rajinikanth #Tamil Nadu