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Umesh Yadav is India's first genuine fast bowler, claims Andy Roberts

Very impressed with India's tearaway quick Umesh Yadav, legendary West Indies fast bowler Andy Roberts feels he is the "first genuine" pacer from the …

FIFA paid Ireland €5 million to settle Thierry Henry's handball out of court

FIFA paid the Football Association of Ireland €5 million to not contest in court Thierry Henry's infamous handball in a World Cup qualifier, it was …

Sony reveals SmartBand 2 wearable with heart rate monitor

Companies often unveil new a product by putting an executive on stage and making them say nice things about it. Other times, they'll launch a fancy webpage and put up glamorous photos of whatever they're launching. Sony, on the other hand, appears to be unveiling a new product today by accidentally …

Pebble Time's iOS app hasn't been approved by Apple yet (update: it's live!)

The iOS faithful who already received their shiny new Pebble Time smartwatches are likely more than a little disappointed. The wearable is shipping to Kickstarter backers, but there's one big problem: the Pebble Time Watch iOS app hasn't been approved by Apple yet. Despite pushing minor bug fixes …

Saving India’s farmers is a tough task

The chances that India will get a normal monsoon this year are poor. In its June forecast, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) predicted a less …

20 soldiers killed in Manipur militant ambush

Using rocket-propelled grenades(RPG) and automatic weapons, a group of insurgents on Thursday ambushed a military convoy killing at least 20 Army …

Nestle decides to take Maggi off the shelves across country | india

Manufacturer Nestle India decided to take Maggi off the shelves late on Thursday after six states, including national capital Delhi, <b>imposed a ban</b> on …

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“Made in China” really doesn’t mean what it used to

Among shoppers in the West, the notion persists (pdf) that “Made in China” indicates—to put it bluntly—junk. Many still prize labels boasting a product was made in, say, Italy—even if a growing number of Italian products come from factories that are Chinese-owned and staffed.<p>But the quality of …

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