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'Modi has come to Benares to forward the Hindutva agenda'

'Benares has always encouraged healthy debate where disagreement and dissent was never frowned upon. Today, the people are faced with a situation where a political opponent is not being allowed to......

Varanasi's Muslims: Split between neta and ajooba

Although Muslims in Varanasi are clearly disconcerted by Narendra Modi's Hindutva agenda and are fearful of the future, they believe his emergence on the national political stage will not disturb......

Modi is the hero, mobile phone is the heroine in UP

'Narendra Modi is single-handedly changing the formula to win elections. With money, human resources, mobile technology, the Internet, advance planning and tremendous confidence, he has spread his......

Turbulence strikes Varanasi's Muslims

"Our only solace is that Modi will win Varanasi, but there will be a by-election here. Modi will not be able to cobble 272 seats to become prime minister so he will remain the chief minister of......

Rashid Alvi writes to Sonia; wants to take on Modi in Varanasi

Senior Congress leader Rashid Alvi on Monday joined the party men who have offered to contest against Bharatiya Janata Party’s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi from Varanasi Lok......

The rise and fall of Benarasi silk trade

We're drifting on the Ganga in a little boat listening to Pullu, our boatman, wax eloquent about Benarasi silk. "Connoisseurs can always tell when a woman is wearing a Benarasi silk sari," says he,......

Trade cautiously in over 2,000 stocks: BSE

As part of their surveillance mechanism and to safeguard the interest of investors, leading bourses BSE and NSE have suggested extra due diligence in trading of illiquid stocks. As per directions......

Indian-American appointed to key IT post

The Obama Administration has appointed Indian-American to a key IT position, making him head of an agency that facilitates the sharing and access of terrorism-related information within various......

GP Birla dies at 87

Industrialist Ganga Prasad Birla diedon Fridaynight at 87 after a prolonged illness. His Rs 5,000-crore business included companies like Hindustan Motors, Orient Paper and Industries, Hyderabad......

Wanted: Indian chefs

Indian restaurants have become a prominent feature of the British culinary landscape over the past 50 years. Most small towns boast a curry or balti house, with a menu adapted for a western palate......

Birthday Special: The Top 10 Films of Dhanush

We celebrate Dhanush's birthday on July 28 by looking back at his best movies. Dhanush demonstrated his extraordinary acting skills from his very first film, Thulluvadho Ilamai in 2002,......

Review: Raanjhanaa shines with Dhanush and Rahman's score

Raanjhanaa isn't easy viewing but works thanks to Dhanush's powerful performance and A R Rahman's score, writes Sukanya Verma.‘When a man loves a woman, can’t keep his mind on nothing......

How Does Agneepath Music Compare With Original?

Remakes come with a certain baggage. Of, at any rate, matching the standards and aesthetics if not beating the impact of the original. After Shah Rukh Khan in Farhan Akhtar's Don, it's......

Review: Pappu Can't Dance Saala is average

Preeti Arora feels that Pappu Can't Dance Saala is an honest effort as compared to the recent flood of no-brainers.Welcome back Mr Nave Do-gooder. Not that you've been away for long. Especially Mr......

Review: Bobby lets Yamla Pagla Deewana down

Raja Sen reviews Yamla Pagla Deewana. Post YOUR reviews here!There is a scene in Yamla Pagla Deewana where Sunny Deol wears an Incredible Hulk tee-shirt. This is symptomatic of the film's biggest,......
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  People speak for benares

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HUMTUM
Q. Don't waste time on revenge. The people who hurt you will eventually face their own karma....!! Namastee India..!:-)
HUMTUM:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/dont-waste-time-on-revenge.-the-people-who-hurt-you-will-eve/27661392/answers/

Viswarupa Vallabhuria
Q. Does not the Weavers of Benares know that their problem is not communal but the universal problem of weavers be in Tamilnadu or Andhra or Maharashtra or the political leaders of Varanasi are so ignorant of an all India crisis of weavers?
Viswarupa Vallabhuria:  A. Karma is a nice idea. Unfortunately, it's has become the master ad hoc hypothesis to explain everything that happens in our lives, totally...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/does-not-the-weavers-of-benares-know-that-their-problem-is-n/27424734/answers/27661406

truth exposed
Q. what is meant by Ganga-Jamuni Tahzeeb?
Truth Exposed:  A. they may be knowing it, or will understand shortly more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-meant-by-ganga-jamuni-tahzeeb/25484618/answers/27424738

Prasoon Sinha
Q. Which city is known as the Manchester of Hindustan ?
Prasoon Sinha:  A. A euphemism for the mutually participatory co-existence of Hindu and Muslim culture of Northern India.This term is used for the culture of the...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/which-city-is-known-as-the-manchester-of-hindustan-/23140684/answers/25484641

  Web results for Benares
Director Avinash Arun talks about giving shape to his childhood memories in Killa

Since it does not have film stars, we are planning to create some buzz by showing it at festivals first. It is likely to release in the second or... ...

http://indianexpress.com/article/entertainment/bollywood/director-avinash-arun-talks-about-giving-shape-to-his-childhood-memories-in-killa/
Queen, The Godmother

Victoria: A Life by AN Wilson is a book that chronicles Queen Victoria's life. An excerpt from the book essays her role as a godmother of an Indian... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/lifestyle/report-queen-the-godmother-2027397
Praying for a muse…

On a song Song: Anhad naad (Rang Rasiya Rang Rasiya is Ketan Mehta's biopic on Raja Ravi Varma, the celebrated 19th century Indian painter known... ...

http://www.punemirror.in/others/leisure/Praying-for-a-muse/articleshow/44870770.cms
Civility Or Censoring?

Wafting out of America and spreading all over worldwide social media in recent weeks is a curious word, civility —used and abused in an enraged... ...

http://www.outlookindia.com/article/Civility-Or-Censoring/292294
The demise of the Ikka race

I find that there's nothing more annoying than the prodigal son who bemoans the changes in his home. Early this month, when I visited Mirzapur... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/opinion/geetanjali-krishna-the-demise-of-the-ikka-race-114101701455_1.html

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