Demolition crew tear down the shanties of informal settlers for the second straight day Wednesday, April 23, 2014 following Tuesday's expiration of its moratorium at Manila's Tondo district in Manila, Philippines.

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Thousands homeless as Manila shanties demolished

<B>Revolver Rani (Hindi):</B> The film is a satirical and unusual love story set against the backdrop of politics. Kangana Ranaut plays a dacoit-type feisty woman who is active on the local political scene.

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In cinemas: Revolver Rani and The Other Woman

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Visitors at the Sharaf DG stand during the Gitex Shopper Spring edition 2014.

Gitex Shopper opens with a myriad of gadgets

Smartphones, tablets and Full HD TVs are some of the popular products on display

Professional base jumpers Vince Reffet and Fred Fugen broke the record on Monday between 6am and 9am after performing two base jumps from the top of the 828-metre Burj Khalifa in Downtown Dubai.

Duo sets Base jump record from Burj Khalifa

Watch video: French duo broke the record after performing base jumps from top of Burj Khalifa

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Leela starring Deepika
Padukone and Ranveer
Singh has received seven
nominations.

Who stands a chance at this year’s IIFAs?

tabloid! takes a close look at the nominations for IIFA 2014, to be held this weekend in Florida

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Yemen-bound Saudi women and children held

Two Saudi women and six children were sneaked into Yemen to join Al Qaeda

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From college dropout to genius with one punch

It seems that after his injury, neurotransmitters flooded his brain, making him hyper-specialised


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