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India changes 'blindness' definition, opts for WHO criteria

India has changed its over four-decade-old definition of blindness, bringing it in line with the World Health Organization criteria, a step that would drastically bring down the number of people......

CBSE textbook certifies 36-24-36 as best female body shape, sparks row

Excerpts from a class XII Physical Education textbook defining 36-24-36 as the "best body shape for females" have created an outrage on social media with critics demanding that the text be......

'Not my Hinduism' should be our slogan

'The cow is sacred to many of us, but these killings are definitely not part of the Hinduism we know and practise,' says Jyoti Punwani. How do we deal with the continued lynching of Muslims by gau......

'How do we fight an enemy we can't define'

India has expressed dismay at the United Nations' continued struggle to find a definition for terrorism, saying there seems to be more cooperation between terrorist groups than the countries......

Defence: China spends 2.5 times more than India

'The Chinese being focussed more seawards is definitely better for India with China being the looming threat along our land borders,' says Brigadier S K Chatterji (retd). IMAGE: 'With the South......

How are 'minorities' allowed tax benefits under HUF?

Should the Income-Tax Act have been simultaneously amended to exclude Sikhs and Jains from the definition of HUF once they were declared a minority by the government? Sanjeev Nayyar discusses the......

Who will benefit from the Child Labour Act, Mr Modi?

Amendments to the Child Labour Act say children can work in ‘family enterprises’ but the definition isn’t clear, points out Shyamal Majumdar. Varun Gandhi may have gone overboard......

Rolls-Royce unveils its futuristic driverless car

Luxury car maker Rolls-Royce unveiled the car that defines the future of luxury mobility.  IMAGE: Rolls-Royce driverless car, 103EX. Photographs kind courtesy: Rolls-Royce    ......

Honda BR-V is not your average SUV

If there was ever a car to define the word ‘crossover’, the BR-V would be it The SUV is clearly king of the Indian automotive segment today and every carmaker wants to cash in on this......

'British Steel' name to come back as Tatas exit Scunthorpe

On the buyout of Corus, the then Tata group chairman Ratan Tata had said the deal was "a defining moment". With the Tatas agreeing to sell its Scunthorpe steel plant in the UK to investment firm......

'Parenting is the toughest role of my life'

'How do we define what is correct for our children? Morality has transformed beyond recognition from the time we were growing up,' Irrfan tells Subhash K Jha. Irrfan is obviously very proud of his......

'We don't define our heroes in the same manner we used to'

‘If you can assure me that whatever I say will not be held against me when my film goes for a censor certificate, I will open my mouth.’ ‘I think Priyanka is too cool; very proud......

CANDID PIX: Aishwarya Rai at Cannes 2016

Purple lips really, isn't everything that defines Aishwarya Rai Bachchan's 15th Cannes outing. The gorgeous actress has been quite a diva this year, and these black and white pictures prove it.......

Hanging out at the movies

How do you even define a movie that primarily exists as an invitation to its audience -- an invitation to come and merely laze around with a set of interesting characters, asks Sreehari Nair.......

Baahubali 2: A colossal bore

Beneath its dazzling veneer, this emperor has no clothes, says J Jagannath. Watching Baahubali 2 is like being in a purportedly romantic relationship with a psychotic person who keeps saying 'If......

2002 Test win in England was a defining moment for Indian cricket: Kumble

- 'The Kolkata Test changed our mindset, and the Headingley Test probably when we thought we could win abroad. Perth Test victory was remarkable and then we never looked back.' IMAGE: Anil Kumble......

Why Kohli feels this season will be career-defining for players

'This season is a phase where we can lay the foundation where the test team will go.' IMAGE: India's Captain Virat Kohli celebrates victory. Photograph: BCCI. India have the resources to become......

How Ashwin plans to knock off West Indies on Day 3

- 'There is definite help in the wicket. You have got to be patient, I guess. Long partnerships came in, one breakthrough and somebody gets into a spell. That's what we're looking at. If and when a......

Kompany anticipates 'career-defining' match in Madrid

Manchester City skipper Vincent Kompany is looking forward to a ‘career-defining’ clash against Real Madrid in next week's Champions League semi-final, second leg and has backed his......

Why spectators want Djokovic's opponents to win

'The future of men's tennis will be defined by Djokovic's attempt to win a Grand Slam.''It is a testament to how good he is and how depleted the top ranks of men's tennis is at the moment that he......
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Kerala's SFI protest by earing beef in various parts of the state

Students' Federation of India (SFI) on Saturday staged a protest in Kerala against ban on the sales of cattle for slaughter by eating beef outside... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/india/report-ban-on-sale-of-cattle-for-slaughter-kerala-s-sfi-protest-by-earing-beef-in-various-parts-of-the-state-2453143
Nagaland Assembly passes State GST Bill

The Nagaland Assembly today joined the rest of the country in passing the Goods and Services Tax (GST) Bill. The bill was passed by voice vote at... ...

http://www.catchnews.com/national-news/nagaland-assembly-passes-state-gst-bill-62849.html
Mauritius reiterates support for India's UNSC permanent membership

Mauritius Prime Minister Pravind Kumar Jugnauth on Saturday reiterated his country unwavering support to India's legitimate aspiration for... ...

http://www.catchnews.com/national-news/mauritius-reiterates-support-for-india-s-unsc-permanent-membership-62844.html
Sensex, Nifty mount new peaks, investors bullish on robust earnings

Mumbai : Amidst cross-border tensions with Pakistan and geo-political worries, the Indian equity markets closed the week's trade in a celebratory... ...

http://www.sify.com/finance/sensex-nifty-mount-new-peaks-investors-bullish-on-robust-earnings-news-sensex-rf1pEbahdfeba.html
Novak Djokovic excited by 'new vibe' with Andre Agassi

Defending champion Novak Djokovic says he is excited to have created a "new vibe" by inviting Andre Agassi to work with him during the French Open... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/sports/report-french-open-novak-djokovic-excited-by-new-vibe-with-andre-agassi-2452868

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