Articles By Sounak Mukhopadhyay

Cast member Brad Pitt arrives on the red carpet at the premiere of World War II film "Fury"

From Entertainment 6:10 pm

Brad Pitt’s ‘Fury’ Wrestles Down Ben Affleck’s ‘Gone Girl’ at US Box Office

Brad Pitt's war drama earned more than Ben Affleck mystery film at the US box office during the weekend.

Turkish Kurds watch the Syrian town of Kobani from near the Mursitpinar border crossing

From Politics & Policy 6:03 pm

US Drops Weapons to Kurds in Syria Despite Turkey’s Opposition

The U.S. Air Force dropped 27 bundles of supplies to Kurdish forces in the Syrian town of Kobani.

Liberal leader Justin Trudeau speaks during Question Period in the House of Commons

From Politics & Policy 4:29 pm

Canadian Leader Criticised For Cracking Joke On Iraq Mission

Liberal leader Justin Trudeau admitted that his joked gave political fodder to his opponents.

Study materials and the blood of a child are pictured on a road leading to a primary school in Lingshan county, Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous region, September 26, 2014.

From Society 4:01 pm

How Australian Father Stabbed 11-Year-Old Son Dead, More Details Emerge

An Australian father brutally killed his 11-year-old son as he stabbed him repeatedly.

A pair of microphones for karaoke is pictured at the home of Mikio Watanabe at Yamakiya district in Kawamata town

From Entertainment 3:08 pm

Former American Idol Contestant Dies at 32

Joanne Borgella, who participated in the 2008 American Idol, succumbed to cancer.

A masked man speaking in what is believed to be a North American accent in a video that Islamic State militants released in September 2014

From Politics & Policy 2:30 pm

Canadian Intelligence Tracks Money Used for Funding Terrorist Activities in Middle East

A Canadian financial intelligence agency said that it had provided information to police to help counter terrorism.

Staff members of Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital gather outside the emergency room to show support for fellow nurse Nina Pham

From Health Oct 17

US Hospital Releases Farewell Video Of Nina Pham, 1st Healthcare Worker Diagnosed With Ebola

The video features Nina Pham, the first person on US soil to be diagnosed with Ebola.

A participant wears a rainbow tie during the annual Pride March on Christopher Street in the Manhattan borough of New York

From Entertainment Oct 17

Mia Freedman Compares Homosexuals with Paedophiles

Mia Freedman made the comparison Network Ten’s “The Project.”

Police talk as they guard a house that was involved in pre-dawn raids in western Sydney

From Society Oct 17

Brisbane Terror Suspect in ‘Solitary Confinement,’ No Brief of Evidence Yet

The Crown has failed to produce brief of evidence yet again as 31-year-old Omar Succarieh continues to be in solitary confinement.

A spider sits on her web

From Travel Oct 17

Australian Man Finds Spider Crawling Under Skin for Three Days

Australian man found a spider crawling under his skin for days during his holidays in Bali.