• October 27, 2016
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Articles by Balaram Menon

  • Inaugurating the first national Tribal Carnival in New Delhi, India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi said his government has initiated a number of measures for tribal welfare and launched a campaign for providing land rights to them.
  • Inside a Russian precious metals plant
    Oct 26, 2016 Balaram Menon
    The Krastsvetmet non-ferrous metals plant in Russia is one of the world’s largest producers of precious metals. Almost all the platinum group metals, and more than half the gold and silver produced in Russia, pass through this plant
  • What's new at UAE cinemas this week
    Oct 26, 2016 Balaram Menon
    A sneak peek into what's showing in theatres across the UAE this weekend
  • Google opens its first retail shop, which is a pop-up store, intended to showcase the range of new ‘made by Google’ products
  • Hollywood hosts pipeline protest
    Oct 25, 2016 Balaram Menon
    Shailene Woodley, Susan Sarandon, Mark Ruffalo and other celebrities join a Los Angeles rally against the North Dakota pipeline
  • Fleeing one war-torn country to another
    Oct 25, 2016 Balaram Menon
    Thousands of Iraqis fleeing fighting in the offensive against Daesh in Mosul have taken shelter in northeastern Syria
  • Pictures: French plane crashes in Malta
    Oct 24, 2016 Balaram Menon
    A French-chartered plane monitoring trafficking activity in the Mediterranean crashed in a ball of flames at Malta’s international airport, killing all five people on board
  • A look at Bollywood’s best and brightest stars in action this week
  • UAE top 10 movie countdown
    Oct 24, 2016 Balaram Menon
    A look at the top 10 movies showing across the UAE during the weekend provided by VOX Cinemas
  • Autumn foliage and colours of Europe
    Oct 24, 2016 Balaram Menon
    Mother nature puts on an eye-catching show across Europe as autumn approaches
  • Sandy Tabet crowned Miss Lebanon 2016
    Oct 24, 2016 Balaram Menon
    22-year-old Sandy Tabet has won the Miss Lebanon 2016 beauty pageant held in Beirut
  • French police have fired tear gas to disperse people throwing stones toward them amid rising tensions ahead of the planned dismantling of a slum-like refugee camp near the English Channel
  • Highlights of Wildsau Dirt Run
    Oct 23, 2016 Balaram Menon
    Adventure seekers gather for the Wildsau Dirt Run (Wild Boar Dirt Run) obstacle course fun race at Hellsklamm ravine in Obertriesting, Austria
  • Kenya hosts albinism beauty pageant
    Oct 23, 2016 Balaram Menon
    Billed by organisers as the first pageant of its kind, young albino men and women compete for the title of Miss and Mr Albinism Kenya
  • Rina Fukushi makes waves on the runways
    Oct 23, 2016 Balaram Menon
    Rina Fukushi, 17, is the exotic new model making waves on the runways in Europe and New York
  • More than 2,000 chefs from over 50 countries to prepare more than 7,000 menus to turn Erfurt halls into the world's largest restaurant