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Out-of-control wildfires in California force hundreds to flee

Sep 15, 2014

Out-of-control wildfires in California force hundreds to flee

Two out-of-control wildfires in California forced hundreds of residents to flee from their homes on Sunday. One fire near a lakeside resort town has destroyed several structures, authorities said. #US #California #Fire #Weather #Wildfire #Natural disasters #evacuation #US wildfires
As epidemic fears loom, Kashmir poised to become India's 'Katrina'

Sep 15, 2014

As epidemic fears loom, Kashmir poised to become India's 'Katrina'

The flood in Kashmir is Indias first urban catastrophe, comparable only to the Hurricane Katrina that had flooded the US city of Oklahoma in 2005. #Jammu and Kashmir #J&K #Floods #Modi #Hurricane Katrina #PM Modi #US city #J&K floods #Jammu and Kashmir Floods
Miss New York crowned Miss America 2015

Sep 15, 2014

Miss New York crowned Miss America 2015

Miss New York Kira Kazantsev has been named the new Miss America, marking the third year in a row that a contestant from her state has walked away with the crown in the nationally televised pageant. #US #Nina Davuluri #Miss America #Miss New York #Beauty pageant #Miss America 2015
Hillary Clinton back in Iowa, sparks off speculations around 2016 prez polls

Sep 15, 2014

Hillary Clinton back in Iowa, sparks off speculations around 2016 prez polls

Hillary Rodham Clinton, making her return to Iowa for the first time since the 2008 presidential campaign, implored Democrats on Sunday to choose shared economic opportunity over "the guardians of gridlock" in an high-profile appearance that drove speculation about another White House bid in 2016 into overdrive. #United States #Barack Obama #US #Hillary Clinton #Bill Clinton #United States presidential polls

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A year without Grand Slam success, is Serena Williams a spent force at Majors?

Aug 22, 2014

A year without Grand Slam success, is Serena Williams a spent force at Majors?

A fourth-round in Australia, a second-round in Paris and a third-round at Wimbledon are all that Serena has to show for a season in which she has been ranked no. 1 every single week. #Sports #OnOurMind #Tennis #Serena Williams #US Open #Grand Slam #Steffi Graf #Major
Not dharna, here's 5 ways police reform can actually be done

Feb 05, 2014

Not dharna, here's 5 ways police reform can actually be done

The events that unfolded in Delhi last month culminating in the dharna, could have provided a great platform for all right-minded citizens, legislators, journalists and opinion-shapers to fix the spotlight firmly on the issue of police reforms. #US #Delhi #Arvind Kejriwal #Q&A #UK #States #Indian Police Service #AAP #constabulary #Police reform

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Not dharna, here's 5 ways police reform can actually be done

Sep 15, 2014

Oops! Miss Nebraska flashes us during Miss America pageant

It happened just as the evening wear event of Sunday's Miss America competition was about to start...
Not dharna, here's 5 ways police reform can actually be done

Sep 14, 2014

Manning uses his tight ends to take 21-10 lead on Chiefs

Manning went to his tight ends for an early lead...
Not dharna, here's 5 ways police reform can actually be done

Sep 14, 2014

Corruption, Casinos Converge In Complex Cultural Contexts: Activist Pisani

Corruption isn’t all black and white, author/activist Elizabeth Pisani says, and gray areas overseas pose dangers for US casino companies...