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The India story: Slum and sensex
One can only have so much of a slum, unless one is living there. So don’t blame beauty queen Zuleyka RiveraMendoza if she threw up today at Jehangirpuri in north Delhi. ...  | Read.. 
 
Pretty perch at Point 13000
The Sensex soared above 13000 points today — the fourth major peak it scaled this year — but the climb was more arduous and took all of 135 trading days from Point 12,000 ...  | Read.. 
 
Train scare
Passengers on a superfast express from Howrah today endured a 3-km horror run after two wheels fell off a coach but the train raced on at 100 km an hour. ...  | Read.. 
 
Flying Sikh to Swinging Sikh
Jeev hits it bigger than any other Indian in any sport
When Jeev called home last night to say “I’ve done it, papa”, the “Flying Sikh” didn’t realise — nor did any other member of the family — what i ...  | Read.. 
 
YUCK! Miss Universe Zuleyka Rivera-Mendoza being escorted out of the Jehangirpuri slum where she fell sick on Monday. (AFP)
The India story: Slum and sensex
 
 
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DILIP VENGSARKAR
Tongue Twister:
Farm fresh nature niceties

I am sitting in a low chair at a low wooden table, both made from seasoned, solid railway sleeper wo ...  | Read..
Santosh to hang
Seven years after his acquittal, Santosh Singh, convicted of raping and killing Priyadarshini M ...  | Read..