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Cambodia PM Hun Sen orders English-language newspaper to pay taxes or close

Cambodia PM Hun Sen orders English-language newspaper to pay taxes or close

"Pay taxes to the state if you want to exist. If you don`t pay taxes, pack your bag and leave," Hun Sen said in a speech at a ceremony in Phnom Penh. He called the daily "thief chief".

Aug 22, 2017, 19:18 PM IST

Families of jailed Turkish journalists shaken but determined

"We at least have the chance to see or hear them without a window between us, to hear their voice directly without using a telephone," said Yonca Sik, the wife of Ahmet Sik, one of Turkey`s most famous investigative journalists who is also jailed.

 

Jul 28, 2017, 10:38 AM IST
Here's why you shouldn't wrap your food in newspaper

Here's why you shouldn't wrap your food in newspaper

Wrapping food in newspapers is an unhealthy practice and the consumption of such food is injurious to health, even if the food has been cooked hygienically.

Dec 10, 2016, 09:20 AM IST
VIDEO: Ravi Shastri's response to picture of Taskin Ahmed holding chopped head of MS Dhoni

VIDEO: Ravi Shastri's response to picture of Taskin Ahmed holding chopped head of MS Dhoni

This is the second time that Bangladesh have used social media to target the Indian side. 

Mar 05, 2016, 14:43 PM IST

Pune: 86 year-old Parvati Bai publishes 900 books out of newspapers

One could never imagine of making a book out of newspaper but Parvati Bai hailing from Maharashtra has done the impossible.

Jan 06, 2016, 21:29 PM IST
Alibaba boss Jack Ma in bid for Hong Kong newspaper: Bloomberg

Alibaba boss Jack Ma in bid for Hong Kong newspaper: Bloomberg

If the deal goes ahead, Alibaba founder Jack Ma would become the latest Internet tycoon to step in to take over a traditional newspaper.

Nov 23, 2015, 21:22 PM IST

DNA: Trouble returns for Sonia Gandhi, Rahul Gandhi in National Herald case

Congress President Sonia Gandhi and her son Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday moved the Delhi High court seeking the transfer of hearing in the national herald case to the judge who had earlier heard the a

Oct 15, 2015, 00:09 AM IST
My mother is hale, hearty: Raveena Tandon

My mother is hale, hearty: Raveena Tandon

Actress Raveena Tandon has laughed off an "obituary" that a newspaper carried of her mother, whom she says is "hale and hearty".

Sep 21, 2015, 16:22 PM IST
It is human nature to be affected by criticism: John Abraham

It is human nature to be affected by criticism: John Abraham

John Abraham has a simple way of tackling comments by film critics -- he doesn't get newspapers at home and doesn't read their views on his movies. He says while it is human nature to be affected by criticism, but feels he has now matured enough to understand whose views really matter.

Sep 02, 2015, 08:07 AM IST

Uber files second complaint against French law - Les Echos

Uber has filed a second complaint against a French law that the online taxi-booking service says favours regular taxis at its expense, French newspaper Les Echos said on Tuesday.

Feb 18, 2015, 03:15 AM IST
Row erupts after Lazio chief Claudio Lotito's controversial call

Row erupts after Lazio chief Claudio Lotito's controversial call

Lazio`s controversial president Claudio Lotito has caused uproar after a newspaper published a telephone conversation in which he made disparaging remarks about small clubs and Serie A chief Maurizio Beretta.

Feb 14, 2015, 16:01 PM IST

New Zealand Parliament, newspaper sent bottle labelled Ebola

New Zealand`s Parliament mailroom was in lockdown Tuesday after it was sent a bottle claiming to contain a sample of the Ebola virus just hours after a newsroom in Auckland received a similar package, police said.

Nov 11, 2014, 14:49 PM IST

Washington Post editorials drop `Redskins` name

The Washington Post newspaper`s editorial board announced Friday it will no longer use the controversial nickname of the National Football League`s Washington Redskins, supporting calls that the word is offensive.

Aug 23, 2014, 10:29 AM IST

Australia should welcome immigrants: Murdoch

Global press baron Rupert Murdoch has urged Australia to be open to immigrants and engage more deeply with Asia, as he celebrated 50 years of the national newspaper he founded, The Australian.

Jul 17, 2014, 03:27 AM IST

China newspaper posts map of A-bombed Japan

A Chinese newspaper published a map of Japan with mushroom clouds rising above Hiroshima and Nagasaki, provoking outrage Tuesday from Tokyo`s foreign minister, who is from the first of the cities to be obliterated.

Jul 08, 2014, 13:00 PM IST

Qatari paid millions for World Cup bid support

A British newspaper alleged on Sunday that a former top Qatari football official paid $5 million to get support for the emirate`s campaign to host the 2022 World Cup.

Jun 01, 2014, 04:47 AM IST

79% feel TV is best medium to consume news: Zee News poll

Majority of the people in this country feel that television was the best way for them to know about what was happening in the arena of news.

Apr 08, 2014, 23:24 PM IST

Jayawardene refutes allegations of divulging T20 retirement plans to Indian media for `financial gain`

Star Sri Lankan batsman and former captain Mahela Jayawardene has dismissed allegations against made him made by a Sri Lankan publication that he chose to announce his Twenty20 international retirement plans to an Indian newspaper as it would be more `financially rewarding`.

Mar 20, 2014, 10:04 AM IST

Arunachal newspapers hit stands after five days

Newspapers hit the stands in Arunachal Pradesh, lifting five days of suspension of publication, following an assurance by Chief Minister Nabam Tuki to redress media organisations` grievances on security.

Feb 19, 2014, 13:53 PM IST

Fury at plan to turn French daily into `social network`

Journalists at France`s third-biggest national newspaper, Liberation, are reacting with fury at a surprise plan by the owners to try to turn around the struggling daily by transforming it into a "social network".

Feb 10, 2014, 03:11 AM IST