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Thousands mourn Basu's passing

Jyoti Basu's punctuality was a part of the Leftist folklore. However, the time schedule went awry in his last moments as thousands of people thronged the streets of central Kolkata to pay their......

Mysore palace to be developed as folklore museum

The Jayalakshmi Vilas Mansion, an architectural marvel in this city of palaces, will get a new lease of life when the Mysore University develops it into a unique complex showcasing a folklore......

How the 'outsider' factor led US to the Trump conundrum

The politics of the world’s oldest democracy has seen outsiders making it big, a move that is not necessarily a positive omen. Shreekant Sambrani laments the state of play that has besieged......

How the RSS plans to win Assam for the BJP

IMAGE: Women line up to cast their vote during the second phase of the assembly elections in Guwahati on Monday, April 11, 2016. The real brilliance of this RSS campaign lies in building a......

'Capt Pawan refused injury leave to lead his men in Pampore'

A tearful adieu was given to 23-year-old Captain Pawan Kumar on Monday. The brave soldier died fighting militants in Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Sunday, with his last rites performed at his......

Radio to Internet, jockeys have their hands full

Radio jockeys are already a part of folklore with even Bollywood movies being made on the theme. But it is the Internet jockeyswho are spinning music right in the web space. With the Internet......

Branding in a bull run

Did you think that Jhumritalaya was part of filmi folklore? Forget it. It's actually a small town in Jharkhand, where broking outfit Motilal Oswal Securities opened a branch last month to reach out......

Economic crisis chokes world's biggest economies

In the first week of the 16th year of the new millennium, the world seems to have caught severe pneumonia, or worse, as China had the flu, notes Shreekant Sambrani. "Sensex crosses 25,000." Indian......

Start-ups get a big boost from Infosys' co-founders

Their investments in start-ups exceed Rs 1,000 crore. IMAGE: Infosys founders (from left) Nandan Nilekani, N S Raghavan, Kris Gopalakrishnan, N R Narayanmurthy, S D Shibulal and K Dinesh at......

Tata Motors' Sanand plant to roll out first non-Nano model in December

Code-named Kite, the vehicle is said to be a 1,200-cc hatchback There is intense activity at Tata Motors’ Sanand manufacturing unit. But this time, it has nothing to do with the famous Nano......

Heroines go from flab to fabulous

Bollywood actresses and their weight issues have become the stuff of filmi folklore now. But they always seem to turn around in the face of criticism, and look all lean and svelte a couple of......

Stars back unique Tamil musical

It has become part of folklore in Chennai how two young college girls rescued a mentally unstable woman from a bus stop while all those who stood around looked on. That announced the beginning of a......

PIX: Sanjay Dutt shoots with Dabboo Ratnani

The top posts on social media from your favourite Bollywood celebrities:   Actor Sanjay Dutt recently shot with celebrity photographer Dabboo Ratnani.Sanjay wrote: ‘Great photo......

Why Sairat is such an important film

'Which movie has been about love between castes?''In Ek Duje Ke Liye, the divide was between a non-vegetarian north Indian family and a vegetarian south Indian one; in Amitabh Bachchan's films,......

Meet the man behind India's EPIC hit Baahubali

'My father thinks I'm not ambitious and too slow. He wants me to work in Hindi films with big superstars.' Meet Baahubali director, SS Rajamouli. Image: Prabhas in Baahubali Midway through......

Biography traces Dhoni's life from TC to World Cup-winning captain

Mahendra Singh Dhoni's image of holding the World Cup trophy at Wankhede has been immortalised in cricketing folklore but not many know that Indian cricket's poster boy was once a ticket collector......

Take a look at how Bale wrote his name into Real Madrid folklore

Gareth Bale completed a dream first season at Real Madrid as he paid off another large slice of his world record price tag with the decisive goal in a 4-1 Champions League final triumph over......

'I was lucky today; the medal was waiting for me'

Saina Nehwal is only 22, but she's already etched her name in Indian sports folklore. She gave the country its first medal in badminton at the Olympics by winning the women's singles bronze at......

Makarova snaps Serena's 17-match winning streak at Melbourne

Russia's Ekaterina Makarova etched her name into Australian Open folklore on Monday by stunning Serena Williams 6-2, 6-3 in their fourth-round match to end the American's aura of invincibility at......

EPL: Drogba's 150th goal in vain for Chelsea

Didier Drogba cemented his name in Chelsea folklore with his 150th goal for the club on Saturday but it was not enough to prevent a 3-1 home defeat by Aston Villa in the Premier League. The......
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Did Prehistoric People Watch the Stars Through This 6,000 Year Old 'Telescope'?

What we might have seen from Carregal do Sal megalithic structure, at dawn in late April, circa 4,000 B.C. All images: Fabio Silva. Prehistoric... ...

http://www.gizmodo.in/science/Did-Prehistoric-People-Watch-the-Stars-Through-This-6000-Year-Old-Telescope/articleshow/52981514.cms?utm_source=GIZ&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=GIZMODO
Want to do an experiment on the moon?

Bengaluru: TeamIndus, the Indian team that's competing for the Google Lunar XPrize, on Wednesday announced a competition of its own, Lab2Moon,... ...

http://www.deccanchronicle.com/science/science/300616/want-to-do-an-experiment-on-the-moon.html
Restoring traditions and tales through theatre

Amid buzz created by urban theatre across the country, a set of youngsters have engaged in bringing old folk tales of regions like Malwa,... ...

http://m.hindustantimes.com/bhopal/mp-restoring-traditions-and-tales-through-theatre/story-sbMeiFBlKELXcQgu1mxieM.html
Master artist KG Subramanyan dies in Vadodara

Artist, historian and art scholar KG Subramanyan passed away on Wednesday afternoon, at a hospital in Vadodara. He was 93. He is survived by his... ...

http://m.hindustantimes.com/cities/master-artist-kg-subramanyan-dies-in-vadodara/story-QLaH2RlTaGQlZu1yVT7efN.html
Ankita Lokhande to make her Bollywood debut with Sanjay Leela Bhansali's Padmavati?

Naagin lead pair Mouni Roy and Arjun Bijlani too are in Mardrid to be a part of IIFA 2016! TV actor Kushal Tandon is DATING Sushant Singh Rajput's... ...

http://www.bollywoodlife.com/news-gossip/ankita-lokhande-to-make-her-bollywood-debut-with-sanjay-leela-bhansalis-padmavati/

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