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EC tries its best to crack down on TN's 'note for vote' syndrome
It's a close fight between the Election Commission trying its hardest to prevent Tamil Nadu's most well-known electoral malpractice and the political parties out to buy votes at any cost, says......
BJP undergoes image makeover; forms 9 new committees
To involve workers in various social campaigns initiated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Bharatiya Janata Party president Amit Shah has formed nine separate committees of senior leaders. The......
Congress sees red over voice vote, says won't allow assembly to function
The Congress will not allow the Maharashtra state assembly to function and will corner the Bharatiya Janata Party-led state government, Maharashtra Pradesh Congress Committee said on Sunday.......
Post-poll results, will 19 Raj Bhavans be vacated?
Fearing what lies ahead if the Congress-led United Progressive Alliance loses power, it is believed that 19 governors appointed by it are considering putting in their papers. Karnataka’s......
Rajasthan: BSP MLA on way to take oath detained
Newly-elected Bahujan Samaj Party Member of Legislative Assembly from Dholpur B L Kushwaha, wanted in a chit fund fraud case, was detained by police at the assembly here when he had gone to......
Indian start-ups get ready to conquer the world
'Some of these companies are India focused, some are overseas focused and some companies are focused on both.' Ritu Jha/Rediff.com reports from California. ALSO READ:......
Sensex tanks 630 points; land, tax reform worries hurt sentiment
The 30-share Sensex closed down 630 points at 26,877 and the 50-share Nifty ended down 198 points at 8,127. B enchmark indices snapped the gaining streak witnessed during the last two sessions......
Samsung faces trouble in India, to reduce staff
Sources say company is looking to reduce staff in the mobile phone division. Samsung, India's largest consumer electronics and durables major, is restructuring operations. New president HyunChil......
Sensex ends flat after hitting life-time high of 28,283
The Sensex ended 15 points lower at 28,163 after hitting life-time high of 28,282.85 and the Nifty ended down 5 points at 8,426 after touching an all-time high of 8,454.50. B enchmark share......
Tata Motors raises $300 million via debt securities
Tata Motors has raised $ 300 million (about Rs 1,800 crore) through an issue of debt securities carrying a fixed interest rate. TML Holdings Pte Ltd, a......
When Chiranjeevi visited Pawan Kalyan
The latest updates from the Telugu film industry. Pawan Kalyan, who is busy shooting for his co-production, Sardaar Gabbar Singh, also produced by Sharrath Marar, recently had a surprise......
'Sitara Devi was the greatest kathak diva ever'
A look at the top tweets from your favourite Bollywood celebrities: Several celebrities took to Twitter to pay tribute to the late Kathak legend Sitara Devi. Lata Mangeshkar: 'Prasiddha......
No Amitabh-Rekha scenes In Balki's film
Rekha seems to be on a comeback spree. Besides Super Nani, she has also signed up for R Balki’s Shamitabh, starring Amitabh Bachchan in a vital role. But the film does not 'reunite' the......
Sonam, Fawad root for Indo-Pak peace
A look at the top 10 tweets from your favourite Bollywood celebrities: Sonam Kapoor visited the Wagha border along with her Khoobsurat co-stars, Pakistani actor Fawad Afzal Khan......
First look: Ranveer Singh in Kill Dil
A look at the top 10 tweets from your favourite Bollywood celebrities: The first look of Yash Raj Film's Kill Dil is out, and its lead star tweeted it (left). 'Kill / Dil 's first look !!!!!!......
Ranji Roundup: Shreyas Iyer shines; Vinay, Raghu hand Punjab 1st win
Shreyas Iyer shines as TN gains 3 pts from draw vs Mumbai IMAGE: Mumbai’s Shreyas Iyer. Photograph: PTI Talented Mumbai batsman Shreyas Iyer with an attacking 138 stole the show on the......
Boult bowls NZ to Chappell-Hadlee series win in thriller
IMAGE: New Zealand players pose for cameras as they celebrate with the Chappell-Hadlee Trophy and the ANZ Series Trophy after winning game three of the One-Day International series against......
Ranji Roundup: Mumbai in strong position; Waghmode, Shah slam tons
Mumbai in strong position against TN Medium pacers Dhawal Kulkarni and Tushar Deshpande wrecked havoc by grabbing four wickets apiece as Mumbai put themselves in the drivers seat by dismissing......
Women's Hockey: India lose 0-5 to Argentina, finish last in pool
IMAGE: Argentina players celebrate a goal by Martina Cavallero against India. Photograph: Sergio Moraes/Reuters. The Indian women's hockey team suffered a humiliating 0-5 loss against......
How the world reacted to shocking news of Sharapova's failed drug test
IMAGE: Russia's Maria Sharapova has a drink during a practice session. Photograph: Michael Dodge/Getty Images. Five-time Grand Slam champion Maria Sharapova's failed drug test at this year's......
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