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He's taking something: Trump reiterates claim of Biden taking drugs

16 Sep 2020

He's taking something: Trump reiterates claim of Biden taking drugs

Questioning the mental acuity of his opponent Joe Biden once again, United States President Donald Trump indicated on Tuesday that the Democrat leader could be taking drugs to improve his performance during debates.

What is '#CancelYale'? Here's all you need to know

02 Jul 2020

What is '#CancelYale'? Here's all you need to know

Over the past few weeks, there have been calls to "cancel" Yale University over its ties to slavery.

Christopher Columbus statues targeted amid anti-racism protests in US

11 Jun 2020

Christopher Columbus statues targeted amid anti-racism protests in US

As protests against systemic racism and police brutality continue to spread across the United States, several sculptures commemorating colonizers and slavers have been targeted.

The five best hotels in the world

21 Oct 2019

The five best hotels in the world

Recently, popular travel magazine Conde Nast Traveler announced the results of its 32nd annual Readers' Choice Awards.

Ali Fazal's 'Victoria & Abdul' loses Oscars to 'Darkest Hour'

05 Mar 2018

Ali Fazal's 'Victoria & Abdul' loses Oscars to 'Darkest Hour'

Period drama "Victoria & Abdul", starring Indian actor Ali Fazal alongside veteran British star Judi Dench, lost Makeup and Hairstyling and Costume Design Oscars to "Darkest Hour" and "Phantom Thread", respectively.

Oscars 2018: Gary Oldman declared Best Actor for 'Darkest Hour'

05 Mar 2018

Oscars 2018: Gary Oldman declared Best Actor for 'Darkest Hour'

Gary Oldman was named Best Actor at the 90th Academy Awards for his performance in 'Darkest Hour'.

Britain decides to stick with animal-fat cash

12 Aug 2017

Britain decides to stick with animal-fat cash

Despite several protests, Britain has decided to produce its plastic bank notes with traces of animal fat.

Robert Hardy, Harry Potter actor who played Cornelius Fudge dies

04 Aug 2017

Robert Hardy, Harry Potter actor who played Cornelius Fudge dies

Robert Hardy, whom most of us know as the actor who played the stuck up Minister of Magic, Cornelius Fudge, has passed away at the age of 91.

UK to introduce new banknote featuring novelist Jane Austen

18 Jul 2017

UK to introduce new banknote featuring novelist Jane Austen

The Bank of England is introducing a new polymer £10 note featuring the 19th century novelist Jane Austen.

Indians are at the helm of UK's rich list

08 May 2017

Indians are at the helm of UK's rich list

Brexit might be a scary term for political analysts, but it appears to be the very premise, on which a new batch of billionaires has surfaced.

UK's new £5-note is tough but not fat-free

30 Nov 2016

UK's new £5-note is tough but not fat-free

Upending a 300-year history and challenging the primacy of paper money, the UK launched plastic banknotes in Sep'16.