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Shalaka Patil

Stephen Collins not to be prosecuted in child molestation case

Despite his taped confession, actor Stephen Collins will reportedly not be prosecuted on child molestation charges.

Bigg Boss 8: Gauhar Khan back on the show!
Bigg Boss 8: Gauhar Khan back on the show!

If this season's 'Bigg Boss' has not been exciting enough for you yet, the return of last year's winner Gauhar Khan will surely bring in some of the drama.

Sandhya Daisy Sundaram's 'Love. Love. Love.' wins at Chicago, qualifies for Oscar
Sandhya Daisy Sundaram's 'Love. Love. Love.' wins at Chicago, qualifies for Oscar

Sandhya Daisy Sundaram’s short documentary 'Love. Love. Love.' has won The Silver Hugo Award for Best Short Documentary at the 50th Chicago International Film Festival 2014. The 50th edition of the prestigious festival takes place from October 09 to 23, 2014. Hosted by Chicago Sun-Times columnist and Fox News Chicago entertainment reporter and film critic Bill Zwecker, the awards ceremony was held Friday, October 17 at 9 pm and hosted by The Sofitel Chicago Water Tower (20 E. Chestnut St.).

Now, 'metal ball' fusion reactor that can power earth forever
Now, 'metal ball' fusion reactor that can power earth forever

Scientists have developed a metal ball shaped fusion reactor that may be able to save the world by powering it forever.

Can your dog win your true love?
Can your dog win your true love?

You may take your dog for morning walks or to a vet when it feels sick but your canine may not get the kind of love you shower on your kid, found a small yet significant study.

Therapeutic sand bath at Merzouga, Morocco
Therapeutic sand bath at Merzouga, Morocco

As the morning sun rises over the golden dunes of Erg Chebbi in the Sahara, men and women dig holes for tourists who want to bury themselves in the sand. Decades ago, tribal nomads settled here, living a traditional desert existence that has now had to adapt to changing circumstance.

Kylie Jenner shaves her head from back

Reality TV star Kylie Jenner has shaved her head for her birthday.

EU to enhance energy efficiency, security

European energy and environment ministers in the Italian city of Milan Monday provided input for new measures on energy efficiency and energy security that they ensured will be adopted at an upcoming European Council meeting.

Recipe: Machli kofta curry
Recipe: Machli kofta curry

Try this yummy fish recipe

Ingredients:

Fish mince 250gm

Egg (yolk ) 01 no

Onion (chop) 250 gm

Green chili (chop) 10 gm

Ginger (chop) 10 gm

Garlic(chop) 20 gm

Mustered oil 150 gm

Garam masala 5 gm

Kurdish female fighter blows up herself at IS gathering

A female Kurdish fighter blew herself up at a gathering of the Islamic State (IS) near the Kurdish city of Kobane in northern Syria Sunday, according to the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights.

Earth has 117 million lakes: Study
Earth has 117 million lakes: Study

Scientists have finally pinned down the number of lakes that exist on Earth - a grand total of 117 million.

Embattled Nigeria states halt travel over holiday threats

Maidguri: Nigeria's embattled northeast Yobe and Borno states today imposed a travel ban through the Muslim holiday weekend to guard against Boko Haram attacks, barring motorists from reaching their families for the Eid celebration.

US praises Australia for joining IS coalition

Washington: The White House today praised Australia over its decision to join air strikes in Iraq and to send special forces military trainers to the country.

UN calls for surrender of Rwandan Hutu rebels in DR Congo

 The United Nations Security Council on Friday issued a fresh warning to Rwandan ethnic Hutu rebels in the Democratic Republic of Congo to surrender or face possible military action.

Hong Kong protesters scrap talks with government after clashes

Hong Kong student leaders have called off talks with the government aimed at bringing an end to mass pro-democracy rallies, accusing police of failing to act over violent attacks on their protest camps by opposition crowds that included Beijing supporters.

Women think it's not necessary to take husband's last name: Survey
Women think it's not necessary to take husband's last name: Survey

Indian traditions tell women to take their husband's last name after marriage. But a survey has revealed that the majority of Indian women think it as an unnecessary practice.

 Facebook suffers outage for 15 minutes
Facebook suffers outage for 15 minutes

If you could not log on to your Facebook account Wednesday afternoon, it was because the popular social networking site suffered an outage for about 15 minutes that affected users around the world.