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India Nandankanan zoo shut after wild tiger intrusion

<b>Authorities in India have closed a zoo to visitors after a male tiger from the wild entered the park.</b><p>Officials say the tiger is roaming around the enclosure of Sara, a tigress, indicating its urge to mate.<p>The tiger entered the Nandankanan Zoological Park, on the outskirts of Bhubaneswar in the …

Wildlife

When a modern Indian marriage clashes with ancient rules

In Pabnawa, a siege is under way. One quarter of the town is blanketed in an unearthly silence: There are no children in the lanes. No goats, no buffalo, no chickens. Almost no women – no one sweeps, hangs laundry or sifts lentils – and just a few men, standing around. Outside the neighbourhood, a …

India

The Challenges Of Making A Film In Saudi Arabia

The Saudi Arabian movie <i>Wadjda</i> has been on a winning streak.<p>The film, about a young Saudi girl who hatches a plan so she can ride a bicycle in her conservative country, has been honored at the Venice Film Festival, the Dubai International Film Festival and the Gulf Film Festival. Haifaa al-Mansour, …

The rise and fall of AMD: How an underdog stuck it to Intel

Remember when AMD could compete with Intel in both speed and price?<p>In part one of this two-part series, we look at the evolution of AMD from a …

Novation announces Launchpad S with better MIDI support, we go hands-on (video)

A couple of years is a pretty good run in MIDI controller-land. It was 2009 when Novation's Launchpad turned the Ableton world onto its simplistic charms. It appears, however, the firm's decided it was long overdue a refresh, so that's exactly what it's done. Say hello to the Launchpad S. What does …

Early-backer GameStick consoles delayed to June, dev units now shipping

Fancied PlayJams' GameStick Android gaming console enough to back it on Kickstarter earlier this year? The good news is that Dev units have been shipping to the roughly 600 who signed up, with the remaining ones set to head out within a week. The bad news? The early-backer versions are now set to …

What's this secret message in BioShock Infinite?

So, this is going to sound strange, but work with us for a minute. We're capturing footage of BioShock Infinite for our video review, and we hand the …