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The Great Escape: India's unsung war heroes

Three Indian Air Force fighter pilots held as Prisoners of War in a jail in Rawalipindi made a heroic escape. They reached as far as the Pak-Afghan border in Pakistan’s Wild West -- within......

Anderson's escape haunts Cong's upper echelon

There appears to be a great deal of unease at the higher levelsof the Congress party overWarren Anderson's escape from India with even key allies working the phones to their friends in theparty......

Fiji escapes another coup

Fiji has been prevented from plunging into chaos again. The Great Council of Chiefs on March 8 re-elected Ratu Josefa Iloilo, as the President and Ratu Joni Madraiwiwi as the Vice President for......

Why the 1972 Shimla accord was a disaster

'Indira Gandhi proved herself a great war leader, but failed as a statesman,' says Colonel Anil A Athale (retd). IMAGE: Prime Minister Indira Gandhi with Pakistan Prime Minister Zulfikar Ali......

Did Harambe have to die?

'It's a humiliating time to be a human being.' It's a pity that the magnificent 17-year-old gorilla is dead. But it's not enough to hang our heads in shame or comfort ourselves with clicktivism,......

Climate change: Here's what writer Amitav Ghosh has to say

What disappoints Ghosh is the failure of policy makers in preparing for impacts of climate change which are already affecting us. Novelist and essayist Amitav Ghosh, below, left, had his first......

'The change from pessimism to confidence is a major achievement'

'This has to be seen in the context not only of the legacy we inherited, but also of global economic weakness.''If after inheriting the very bad situation we have reached this level despite......

Celebrity endorsement becomes a risky business

The call to make brand ambassadors accountable has rattled filmstars and sports stars. Image: The phenomenal rise in activism, especially on the social media, has made celebrity endorsement a......

Raghuram Rajan, Sundar Pichai in Time's most influential list

RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan, Google CEO Sundar Pichai and founders of Flipkart Binny Bansal and Sachin Bansal are among the Time magazine's '100 Most Influential People in the World'. Image:......

'Retirement kills more people than hard work ever did'

Instead of slamming the door, companies must have a plan to mentor people close to superannuation, says Shyamal Majumdar. A global survey by HSBC released last week said 61 per cent of the Indian......

The Genius behind Gadar: Ek Prem Katha

'Dharmendra doesn't realise he is such a great man. According to him, he is just a schoolmaster's son.' 'Sunny speaks very little and has huge respect for his father. Whenever he is in the room,......

'There is one scene I'd have done better'

'I could never really relate to my character Mary Jane. She belonged to a completely different world but I could empathize with her plight.' Alia Bhatt gets candid about her Udta Punjab character.......

Anushka promotes Sultan on Sa Re Ga Ma Pa

The top posts on social media from your favourite Bollywood celebrities: Anushka Sharma recently visited the sets of television show Sa Re Ga Pa Ma to promote Ali Abbas Zafar’s Sultan. Host......

Review: Udta Punjab is a stunning film

Udta Punjab truly soars when being its own madcap beast, profane and powerful and preening, says Raja Sen. There's an old joke about how two smack-heads score their fix in an unfamiliar new city.......

Anil Kapoor: The film should revolve around me

Bollywood actor Anil Kapoor, who is back with Season 2 of his popular series 24, unveiled its action-packed trailer on June 8. Anil reprises the role of ATS chief Jai Singh Rathore. Aamir......

PHOTOS: Murray's great escape in New York heat

IMAGE: Andy Murray reacts during his second round match. Photograph: Clive Brunskill/Getty Images Andy Murray made another of his trademark stirring fightbacks as the third-seeded Scot powered......

Djokovic pulls off the great escape against Anderson

Novak Djokovic of Serbia celebrates after winning his match against Kevin Anderson of South Africa at the Wimbledon. Photograph: Suzanne Plunkett/Reuters Top seed and reigning champion Novak......

Undeterred by arrests, FIFA boss Blatter plots another great escape

FIFA president Sepp Blatter. Photograph: Philipp Schmidli/Getty Images FIFA president Sepp Blatter is a master of getting out from tight corners and his federation's initial reaction to......

Manchester City complete great escape in Rome

Samir Nasri (centre) celebrates after scoring the first goal for Manchester City. Photograph: Julian Finney/Getty Images Manchester City concluded one of the great UEFA Champions League Houdini......

Errani and Vinci retain Australian Open women's doubles title

Top seeds Sara Errani and Roberta Vinci of Italy produced a great escape on Friday as they beat Russia's Ekaterina Makarova and Elena Vesnina 6-4, 3-6, 7-5 to retain the Australian Open women's......
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Phelps, Bolt will not be the only big stories at Rio Olympics

Refugees primed to pump up Games feel-good factor IMAGE: Syrian swimmer Yusra Mardini attends a news conference in Berlin. Photograph: Fabrizio... ...

http://www.rediff.com/sports/report/phelps-bolt-will-not-be-the-only-big-stories-at-rio-olympics/20160725.htm
IOC bows to Putin and Russian dopers

Once again, the people who run the Olympics just cant say no to Vladimir Putin. Not when he spends more than USD 50 billion to host a winter... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/560064/ioc-bows-putin-russian-dopers.html
Great escape

On July 22, Shivaji and his nine-year old son succeeded in their plan, making their getaway historic. ...

http://www.thehindu.com/features/kids/shivajis-historic-escape-from-agra/article8880552.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
Here's what writer Amitav Ghosh has to say

What disappoints Ghosh is the failure of policy makers in preparing for impacts of climate change which are already affecting us. Novelist and... ...

http://www.rediff.com/money/report/climate-change-heres-what-writer-amitav-ghosh-has-to-say/20160720.htm
Separatists announce fresh dates for protest

A Kashmiri protester throws a stone at an Indian police vehicle during a protest in Srinagar. (Photo: PTI) The BJP government’s statement at the... ...

http://www.asianage.com/india/separatists-announce-fresh-dates-protest-280

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