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  • Mice, smog and MPs: UK parliament faces urgent repairs March 9, 2015

    London: Behind the neo-Gothic splendour of Big Ben, Britain's Houses of Parliament is crumbling and overrun with mice, prompting its top official to warn the building may have to be "abandoned" without urgent renovations. Leaking roofs mean members of parliament have to use waste paper baskets to catch drips when it...
  • Gavaskar phenomenon captured in SMG April 9, 2009

    Mumbai: Celebrating cricket and cricketers from previous generations is best done by reading about them. So as Sunil Gavaskar celebrates his 60th birthday on July 10, 2009, a book on his life offers rare insight into the legend's life and times. More than two decades have passed since the Little Master...