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Blessed with good cricketing sense: 'Captain Cool' Dhoni
Team India Captain MS Dhoni has made a habit of coming good when the chips are down and he feels it has lot to do with the good cricketing sense he is "blessed" with. Read more.
College student gangraped, set on fire in Etawah
A 20-year-old college student was gangraped and then set on fire in Uttar Pradesh's Etawah district. Read more to about the latest in a string of horrific rape cases being reported from UP.
Critics' review: watch Bhaag Milkha Bhaag for Farhan Akhtar
Reviewers feel that Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra's film explores Farhan Akhtar's acting skills in Bhaag Milkha Bhaag like never before but it doesn't quite deliver. Read more.
Sam Mendes to direct Daniel Craig in 24th James Bond
Sam Mendes will direct Daniel Craig as 007 in the 24th instalment stalment of the blockbuster James Bond film franchise about the fictional British spy, its producers said on Thursday. Read more.