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Need a stuck song out of your head? Chew gum

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A new study has revealed that chewing gum can help you get rid of the song stuck in your head.

Grey’s Anatomy kills off Derek Shepherd

Patrick Dempsey as  Dr Derek Shepherd in Grey’s Anatomy

In a shocking twist in medical drama Grey’s Anatomy, the beloved original character Dr Derek Shepherd, aka McDreamy, was killed off in a car accident.

Everybody Loves Raymond child actor kills himself

Sawyer Sweeten

Sawyer Sweeten, the actor who starred as Ray Romano’s twin kid Geoffrey Barone on hit sitcom Everybody Loves Raymond, has committed suicide.

Native Americans walk off Sandler’s film set

Offensive portrayal of culture in film, say stars

Masculinity should be redefined: Aamir Khan

Aamir Khan at the Women in the World Summit in New York City on Wednesday. (Photo: PTI)

As India continues to grapple with the problem of rape and violence against women, superstar Aamir Khan said the “balance of power” needs to change in India and the definition of masculinity should be

Orwell prize: Rana Dasgupta’s Capital shortlisted

Rana Dasgupta

Author Rana Dasgupta’s literary potrait of Delhi Capital is among six books shortlisted for the George Orwell Prize for political writing 2015.

The Narendra Modi government has suspended the registration of Greenpeace India under the Foreign Contribution Regulation Act, 2010, (FCRA) for 180 days, preventing it from receiving any foreign funds

The Hindu Council UK has prepared its own “manifesto”, a list of demands submitted to political parties ahead of next month’s elections in the United Kingdom.