Deepak Shahi

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Amanda Knox vows to fight Meredith Kercher murder conviction 'to the end'

American says Italian court's reinstatement of guilty verdict was wrong and that she is determined to clear her name<p>Amanda Knox has declared she would never go back to Italy willingly and would fight her reinstated conviction for the murder of Meredith Kercher "until the very end", as an emotional …

Crime

Climate Disruption, National Security, and the State of our Union

Wildlife & Wild Places<p>Image courtesy of International Rice Research Institute via Flickr.<p>If CIA surveillance picked up intelligence about a terrorist action that would alter weather patterns so as to slash global food production, unleash droughts and floods, ignite fires, inundate coastlines and …

Climate Change

A thrillseeker’s guide to Vietnam

Dense jungles, brooding mountains, endless waterways, towering cliffs, hairpin bends: the potential for adrenalin-fuelled adventure is limitless in Vietnam. Whether you prefer to scale the heights of jagged peaks or plumb the depths of coral reefs, Vietnam will deliver something special. Heck, just …

Get More Out of Your Coffee!

Sipping at certain times could maximize caffeine's potent powers<p>Caffeine: It makes you feel like a human in the morning, is a known performance-enhancer, and gives you the pick-me-up you need at 3 p.m. But in order to make the most out of your habit, there are specific ways to drink your joe. And …

The Best Part of the Super Bowl Is the Party

And the feasting, and the drinking, and pretending you know the players' stats while you're drinking<p><b>OK,</b> huge non-confession here. I've never loved football. I don't really get the rules (and I know I'm not alone, guys). I think there are superior sports. (European handball, anyone? Bueller?) And I …

Cooking

Watch the real-life 'Simpsons' children embrace nature in this 1964 home video

Perhaps you knew that Matt Groening, creator of <i>The Simpsons</i>, based his characters on his own family members: Homer, Marge, Lisa, and Maggie Groening. Perhaps you even knew that his father, Homer, flew a B-17 bomber over Europe, worked as an advertising executive, and made many of his own films. …

The Best 2014 Motorcycle Charity Rides

Whether you like to ride with tens of thousands of other motorcycles, do some charity work while you attend a rally just for fun, or go it alone for a cause, check out 2014's biggest charity rides.<p><b>TV shows like Sons of Anarchy get ratings</b> with bad-boy outlaw bikers, but real riders know that …

Motorcycles

Microsoft board close to naming Hyderabad-born Satya Nadella as CEO

Microsoft Corp is close to naming a new chief executive, most likely its cloud-computing head Satya Nadella, a source close to the matter said on …

Intel's AppUp is shutting down

Intel is shuttering the virtual doors of its PC app store, AppUp, on March 11th. Launched in 2010, the store was designed to be a Windows app superstore in the new age of Ultrabooks, and came preinstalled on a number of Atom PCs.<p>In 2012, the future looked promising for AppUp, which was getting a …

Apps

Oregon Scientific ATC Chameleon review

<b>The Good</b> The <b>Oregon Scientific ATC Chameleon</b> action cam puts two cameras in one splash-proof body, allowing you to capture two different angles simultaneously for one video. It's simple to use. A tripod mount is included, so you can use it with more than the small selection of available mounts.<p><b>The</b> …

Yechury foresees new alternative to Congress and BJP

CPI (Marxist) Polit Bureau member Sitaram Yechury said that there is scope for emergence of a political alternative to the Congress-led and BJP-led …

India

Aacta awards 2014 was little more than the Baz Luhrmann show

The 'Australian Oscars' rewarded money and international celebrity, leaving TV the only place for true local talent to shine<p>There came a moment during last night’s Aacta awards ceremony where I found myself wondering, “Why are all these awards being handed out during the Baz Luhrmann show?” Said …

Stormy times for emerging markets

<b>It all goes back to the financial crisis. The waves now crashing on the shores of emerging economies such as Turkey and India are the result of the extraordinary policies pursued by central banks in the wake of the crisis and the process of returning to normal that is now underway, at least in the</b> …

Economics