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HBO Wants 'Game Of Thrones' To Have More Than 7 Seasons

"Game of Thrones" showrunners D.B. Weiss and David Benioff have said that they envision their HBO series ending after seven seasons. However, HBO has an appetite for even more Westeros.<p>Entertainment Weekly got the scoop from HBO programming president Michael Lombardo, who said the network would …

9 Novels That Will Keep You In Suspense

<i>Originally published on Kirkus</i><p>It’s not as if you need an excuse to spend time with a novel that grabs you and won’t let go. But if you did: it’s way too cold to be traipsing around in the snow. So pick up one of these books that are hard to put down, and stay inside!<p>PHOTO GALLERY<p>9 Novels That Will …

Books

The Best Books About Bond. James Bond

Just over half a century ago, Ian Fleming, the creator of James Bond, died. Now, an author of a new book on Fleming picks the ten best books about …

Microsoft chairman John Thompson tells us about his insanely fabulous life and his $100 million startup

John Thompson is nothing short of a Silicon Valley icon. These days, he's best known for his role as chairman of Microsoft which he took on a year …

Indian PM Narendra Modi's suit sells for $690,000

An Indian diamond trader has paid 43.1m rupees ($690,000; £450,000) for a suit worn by PM Narendra Modi.<p>Winning bidder Hitesh Patel told BBC Hindi: "We will keep the suit at our factory and it will be a source of inspiration."<p>Critics attacked Mr Modi when it was revealed the suit was decorated with …

India

India budget 2015 preview - in 90 seconds

Expectations are running high as Prime Minister Modi's government gets ready to present its first full budget.<p>So what is likely to be announced in the Union Budget on Saturday, 28 February 2015? India Business Report takes a look.

India

India swine flu outbreak spreads across country

Health officials in India are struggling to contain an outbreak of swine flu after the number of cases doubled within a week.<p>More than 11,000 people have the disease, which has killed more than 700 people since mid-December.<p>It is the same H1N1 strain that spread rapidly around the world six years …

Environmental Health

Why homeless Britons are turning to the Sikh community for food

<b>Homeless people in the UK are getting free meals thanks to a centuries-old Sikh tradition. Why, asks Rajeev Gupta.</b><p>"We come here because we get food... A hot meal. It's a luxury for me." John Davidson is 55 and homeless. He is one of 250 people who have just received a hand-out of hot soup, drinks, …

India

UK secy lauds role of Sikhs in WW-1, 2

Lauding the valiant role played by Sikh soldiers during World War 1 and 2, UK home secretary Theresa May on Sunday described them as unsung heroes …

Police apologise to Sikh cabbie for girl's assault

Police in a British city have formally apologised and admitted they "got it wrong" after a woman who tore off the turban of a Sikh taxi driver and …

Rediscovering daughter of Maharaja Duleep Singh

Everyone knows about the guts, glory and grandeur of Maharaja Ranjit Singh, the Lion of Punjab. People also know about the life of his son Maharaja …

A warhorse named Sikh

An incredible story of a warhorse nicknamed Sikh that survived World War 1 has come out recently and amazed the curator of the Soldiers of …

Micromax 'overtakes Samsung in India smartphone sales'

<b>Samsung has been overtaken as the largest seller of smartphones in India by local budget brand Micromax for the first time, according to market research firm Canalys.</b><p>Micromax accounted for 22% of India's smartphone shipments in the three months to December, its figures showed.<p>Samsung's market share …

Mobile

Arvind Kejriwal: Like Godse killed Gandhi, BJP has killed Anna in its ad today : Delhi, News

The AAP-BJP poster war has just got dirtier.<p>BJP's new anti-AAP newspaper ad on Friday shows a caricature of Arvind Kejriwal taking a vow on the heads …

India

Obama Was Not First, Bill Clinton Was Invited But Did Not Attend Republic Day Parade

Barack Obama may be the first US President to attend the Republic Day parade but he is not the first American leader to be invited for this event, …

Barack Obama

For Michelle Obama From PM Modi's Constituency, Over 100 Banarasi Saris

<b>Varanasi:</b> As US president Barack Obama arrived on Sunday for a three-day visit, weavers from Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Varanasi constituency …

India

Live: Modi wishes Obamas a safe journey, quotes DDLJ for rainy Republic Day - Firstpost

<b>2.15 pm: Modi wishes Mr & Mrs Obama a safe journey</b><p>Prime Minister Narendra Modi greeted the Obamas, before they departed for Saudi Arabia, thanking …

Bihar Man Arrested for Trying to Write to Barack Obama

<b>Gaya:</b> Ahead of the three-day visit to India by the US President, police today took a 49-year-old man into custody from a cyber cafe in temple town of …

Barack Obama

President Barack Obama and PM Modi Aim High With India Summit

<b>New Delhi:</b> US President Barack Obama arrived in India on Sunday for the second time, to build on what he calls one of the defining relationships of …

India

The Short Walk Home. How PM Modi, President Barack Obama Clinched Nuclear Deal

<b>New Delhi:</b> Within hours of US President Barack Obama's arrival in Delhi, a landmark breakthrough on nuclear trade was clinched with Prime Minister …

India

In a first, woman officer leads guard of honour at Rashtrapathi Bhavan

Wing Commander Pooja Thakur became the first woman to lead the ceremonial Guard of Honour which was inspected by the U.S. President Barack Obama at …

India

'Thank You for Chai pe Charcha,' President Barack Obama Says After PM Modi Pours Tea

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US President Barack Obama had a tete-e-tete on the lawns of Hyderabad House after their lunch today. The two leaders …

India

PM Narendra Modi Gifts Barack Obama Copy of US Telegram to Constituent Assembly

<b>New Delhi:</b> Prime Minister Narendra Modi today gifted a piece of Indo-US history to President Barack Obama in the form of a copy of the first telegram …

India

CNN-News18 Breaking News India, Latest News, Current News Headlines

the hero's heroesWhy Kejriwal, Chandrababu Naidu and Vijayan are Like Gandhi, Ambedkar and Periyar For Kamal Haasan<p>In trouble<p>Rotomac Owner Vikram …

Multi-layer security blanket in J&K, border areas for R-Day

An Indian paramilitary soldier stands guard outside the venue of Republic Day celebration in Srinagar, India, Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015. (AP Photo)<p>A …

I Knew I Couldn't Look at Obama: Wing Commander Pooja Thakur

<i>(Wing Commander Pooja Thakur led the Guard of Honour today for President Barack Obama at Rashtrapati Bhawan. She spoke to NDTV's Vishnu Som in this</i> …

India

On the Menu for Obamas' Banquet, Chicken Tikka and Dal Raisina

<b>New Delhi:</b> US President Barack Obama and his wife Michelle arrived this evening for what is perhaps the biggest ever banquet at the Presidential …

India

Bill and Melinda Gates get Padma Bhushan

Bill Gates<p>Microsoft founder Bill Gates and his wife Melinda Gates, who are also big philanthropists, were on Sunday chosen for Padma Bhushan award …

Kashmir Made its Presence Felt in Obama Banquet Menu: Omar Abdullah

<b>Srinagar:</b> Former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Sunday said Kashmir might not have figured during talks between US President …

India

At Republic Day Parade, Alert for Troublemakers in 'Black Caps and Mufflers'

<b>New Delhi:</b> For the Republic Day parade, where US President Barack Obama is chief guest, the Delhi police are keeping a close watch on people wearing …

India