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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......

Why 'prohibition' could be the buzzword in Tamil Nadu's assembly polls

The Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam might have been pushed into a corner to come up with a prohibition policy of its own if only to create the right atmosphere for talking about an Opposition coalition......

Social engineering: BJP's Bihar formula to swing a vote?

Aiming to send the right signal to different sections of society, the BJP has embraced figures like Chuhar Mal, Emperor Ashoka, Ramdhari Singh Dinkar and Maharana Pratap. Mayank Mishra reports. The......

In the middle of Ramzan, Modi to visit 5 Islamic nations

It's a packed 5-nation, 9-day, visit for Prime Minister Modi as he heads to Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Turkmenistan and Tajikistan, apart from Ufa in Russia. This visit may be short on......

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......

'Our ship is sinking, Mamatadidi, save us please!'

Since the Saradha group of companies went bust with its owner Sudipta Sen in police custody from 2013, its agents have been left penniless, homeless and have lost all hope of living a peaceful......

Berkshire Hathaway at 50: Buffett's amazing success mantras

To celebrate 50 years of Berkshire Hathaway, its founders, Warren Buffett and Charlie Munger write about the time gone by. Image: A Berkshire Hathaway shareholder poses with cartoon figures......

Indian airports named after leaders, personalities

Bangalore has decided to name its international airport after Kempe Gowda, the founder of the city. Kempe Gowda is believed to have founded Bangalore about 500 years back. Folklore has it that......

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......

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......

First Look: Salman Khan in Selfie le le re

A look at the top tweets from your favourite Bollywood celebrities:    Salman Khan shared a picture, above, from his upcoming film Bajrangi Bhaijaan and tweeted:......

'I quit my corporate career to pursue acting'

Kannada actor Dhananjay made a successful debut in Guruprasad’s Director’s Special. The film won critical acclaim and Dhananjay’s performance was much appreciated. His second film......

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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South Africa's Discovery of India starts October 2

The South Africa tour will be the first time Virat Kohli captains the Indian team on home soil. (Source: PTI) WhenHashim Amla & Co. land in Delhi... ...

http://indianexpress.com/article/sports/cricket/india-to-host-south-africa-for-3-t20is-5-odis-and-4-tests/
Genius with wings of fire, but feet firmly on the ground

Even as Abdul Kalam purveyed the skies with wings of fire, he had his feet firmly rooted on ground, in Thiruvananthapuram, the adopted home as a... ...

http://www.thehindubusinessline.com/news/states/abdul-kalam-genius-with-wings-of-fire-but-feet-firmly-on-the-ground/article7473236.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
Various cricket records which passed the test of time

There are few cricket records which literally have lasted a century or even more. Records are broken almost every game these days, but a few have... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/sports/toi-cri/top-stories/Cricket-records-which-passed-the-test-of-time/articleshow/48236794.cms
Meet 'rebel chaser' Gurdaspur native who penned lives of Dulla Bhatti, Jagga Daku

The article below represents a preview only and is not meant for reuse or republishing. Washington, July 27 -- Punjabis settled million of miles... ...

http://www.htsyndication.com/htsportal/article/Meet--rebel-chaser--Gurdaspur-native-who-penned-lives-of-Dulla-Bhatti%2C-Jagga-Daku/7567709
Cultural centre to come up in Kozhikode

Comment · print · T T T+· T- A meeting attended by Culture Minister K.C. Joseph, Tourism Minister A.P. Anil Kumar and Kozhikode MP M.K.... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/kozhikode/cultural-centre-to-come-up-in-kozhikode/article7468757.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication

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