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'There are different ways in which some are lucky through their lives. My great boon has been serendipity,' says Subir Roy.Illustration: Uttam Ghosh/Rediff.com I was overjoyed when I cast my first......

Wines, Mills & Boon and more: Is this what Teesta did with charity funds?

Gujarat police opposed in the Supreme Court the anticipatory bail plea of Teesta Setalvad, saying the social activist and her husband “misappropriated” funds meant for charity for......

SIMI operative from Kerala helped set up Indian Mujahideen

The arrest of Indian Mujahideen operative Abdul Sattar is proving to be a boon for the National Investigation Agency which has found that a Students Islamic Movement of India activist based in......

Maoists get arms through Myanmar border: BJP

Illegal weapons proliferation through the porous India-Myanmar border in the north-east has been a boon for the Maoists operating in the rest of the country. It has been disclosed by the......

Cheap, deadly pressure cooker bombs a boon for terrorists

Vicky Nanjappa explains why the use of pressure cooker bombs isn’t limited only to the Boston Marathon blasts. Things used by common people have become deadly weapons in the hands of......

Smart ration cards need to be smarter

The new ePOS devices launched to curb corruption are proving to be more of a hassle than a boon.   Illustration: Uttam Ghosh/Rediff.com.     Four months ago, fair price shopkeeper Om......

Jindal brothers sign $976 million power deal

While the deal would help reduce debt at Jindal Steel, it would also be a boon for State Bank of India, which has been trying to broker an agreement between the companies Billionaire Sajjan......

Crude slump may be boon for FMCGs

The Iran nuclear deal could have an unlikely fallout: Research and development expenditure of fast moving consumer goods companies could increase in FY16. The reason for this is falling crude oil......

The pain and gain from fall in crude prices

Image: Fall in oil price, a boon for India. Photograph: Reuters     The sharp fall in oil price is positive for oil marketers as subsidy concerns reduce further. The fall in Brent crude......

Gen Y employees: A boon or bane for companies?

Younger employees no longer ask what they can do for their employers, but what their employers can do for them, says Shyamal Majumdar.  The CEO in his mid-fifties has just added one more......

Tum Bin II Review: Silly, snivelling, superficial schmaltz!

Tum Bin II's out-dated twists, needless complications and comical confusion over the sacrificial lamb prolongs the rona dhona by a good half an hour and still cannot settle who loves whom......

Jackie Chan wins Oscar after 56 years of movie-making!

'After 56 years in the film industry, making over 200 films, I've broken so many bones, finally this is mine. I want to thank you, Hong Kong, such an incredible city, my hometown, my......

The irrepressible cuteness of Pooja Bhatt!

Pooja Bhatt’s irrepressible cuteness, Rekha’s amusing cartoon, Asha Bhosle’s super songstress power, Akshay Kumar’s sparkling white sneakers and shaved chest find a mention......

'I am a bit foolhardy and that's what holds me in good stead'

'All love stories are great and, within other stories, there are always love stories. You will very rarely find movies with only male or only female characters.' 'Most of my discussions happen......

'They want everybody to look like Hrithik Roshan'

'I have worked really very hard to look a certain way.' 'When I came to this industry, I wanted to be different. But when I started working, I realised they wanted everybody to look like......

Hockey India League: Belgian Boon for Dabang Mumbai; fetches highest price tag

Goalkeeper PR Sreejesh bought by Uttar Pradesh Wizards for $ 69000. India cricket captain Dhoni’s Ranchi Rays’ have retained most of the players Belgium's Tom Boon in action.......

Baseball switch a boon for South Korean cricket

South Korea's players celebrate the wicket of Sri Lanka's Dilhara Lokuhettige (right) during the T20 quarter-final match at the Asian Games in Incheon. Photograph: Jason Reed/Reuters South......

Cricket Buzz: Anderson hearing on Aug 1; David Boon to hold Jadeja's

Judicial Commissioner Gordon Lewis AM will hold the hearing of England fast bowler James Anderson via videoconference on Friday, August 1 at 0900 hrs (BST), the ICC confirmed on Tuesday. He......

Indian Super League: Boon or bane for Indian football? Have your say!

Former India cricketers Sachin Tendulkar, Sourav Ganguly, and Bollywood actors Salman Khan and John Abraham, were among the host of high-profile winning bidders of the much-anticipated Indian Super......

I have matured a lot as a bowler: Ishant

Ishant Sharma feels the introduction of two new white balls from both ends in ODIs is a boon for pacers. The lanky bowler partly attributes his recent success in the 50-over format to the latest......
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Setting the right agenda

Voting for 16th Lok Sabha election 2014 for Inner Manipur Parliamentary in April 2014 :: Pix - David Mayum No political party in Manipur is now... ...

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Euthanasia An anathema or a blessing in disguise?

Amazon Great Indian Festival-Diwali Offer Samarjit Kambam Death may be the greatest of all human blessings Socrates The Supreme Court's opening... ...

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Shama Sikandar

Shama Sikander was a household name when she started off with the popular television show Yeh Meri Life Hai. Cut to 2017, the actress has come up... ...

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Healthcare courses to bridge skill gap

Aroona Singh, Principal, Delhi Paramedical and Management Institute (DPMI), yesterday said the institute had tied up with the National Skill... ...

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Motorists find bribery easy

Hyderabad: Motorists going to the Road Transport Authority offices when faced with unresponsive officers are taking the easy path by either bribing... ...

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