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Why students unions at universities must not be curbed

IMAGE: JNU students protest against the police crackdown on the campus in February. Photograph: PTI The State is trying to curb the students movements, therefore, there are suspicions against some......

Osford Union faces allegations of racism

The Oxford University Students Union was roiled yesterday by allegations of racism and dirty tricks after the election of its first British-born Asian woman President, Ruzwana Bashir.......

A politician who means business

'She really doesn't care if she is called heartless.''For her, the job needs to be done. That's all that matters,' says Aditi Phadnis. Sushma Swaraj used to be a darling of the Opposition. As......

3 Indian-origin MPs including Narayana Murthy's son-in-law inducted into UK govt

Rishi Sunak, the son-in-law of Infosys chief Narayana Murthy, is among three new Indian-origin MPs to be inducted into the United Kingdom government by British Prime Minister Theresa May following......

Zero's Homecoming

The Indian high commission in London is making efforts to take the manuscript to India for display. Ashis Ray reports. Photographs: Courtesy Bodleian Libraries, University of......

Our universities are in a mess

Union Commerce Minister Kamal Nath, it must be conceded, has real gumption. After having very nearly struck a remarkably bad bargain for India and the developing countries at the last two meetings......

Let us stop taxing women!

Double tax exemption on wages paid to women can encourage companies to hire, retain and compensate women better, argues Nitin Pai.Illustration: Uttam Ghosh/Rediff.com The single biggest policy......

How India can meet its job creation challenge

Job creation will require skill development for productivity enhancement in what is today the unorganised sector, says Nitin Desai. Job creation is considered to be the most serious development......

UK tycoons pledge Rs 500 crore for cleaning Ganga

Gadkari, who was on a 3-day visit to London, listed the Hinduja family and Sri Prakash Lohia of the Indorama Corporation among the donors. Nitin Gadkari, the Union minister responsible for......

Arvind Subramanian stays on as CEA

The government has retained Arvind Subramanian as its chief economic advisor, unlike other American professors Dr Raghuram Rajan and Arvind Panagariya, who quit their jobs as RBI governor and NITI......

When Bollywood stars adopted

He may not have married but he may just make a great father. In keeping with his paternal instincts, Karan Johar will soon adopt a kid and become a sort of kunwara baap. Brownie points for such a......

Angelina Jolie meets Pak flood victims

Get your low down on what's happening in the world of Hollywood, right here! Hollywood star Angelina Jolie, who recently donated USD 100,000 for victims of Pakistan's devastating floods, on......

Emmy Awards 2010: The big winners!

It was a star studded affair at the 62nd Primetime Emmy Awards in Los Angeles on Sunday. The big winners include AMC's Mad Men and ABC's Modern Family, as well as Eric Stonestreet, Jane Lynch, Jim......

The man behind The Japanese Wife

The unlikely romance of The Japanese Wife has made it to celluloid, but it is history, and stories around history that really excites Kunal Basu.It is not peak summer yet, but the mid-morning sun......

What Shahid and Anushka have been up to!

If you're wondering what Shahid Kapoor and Anushka Sharma have been up to, then wonder no more. For here's a sneak peek at their upcoming movie Badmaash Company directed by......

Noteworthy statistics from first-class and Ranji Trophy

Maharashtra’s Swapnil Gugale and Ankit Bawane set a new record in the Ranji Trophy championship against Delhi, by adding 594 runs for the third wicket without being separated. This is now the......

Ronaldo says he has cleared the air with Blatter

Cristiano Ronaldo has patched up his rift with Sepp Blatter following the FIFA president's hairdresser jibe and apparent imitation of the Portuguese international. "The matter is in the past," the......

Blatter apologises after furore over 'disrespectful' comments against Ronaldo

Cristiano Ronaldo, the Portuguese Football Federation (FPF) and Real Madrid have responded angrily to comments from FIFA president Sepp Blatter that appeared to make fun of the Real and Portugal......

I'm no ruthless parasite, Blatter tells Oxford students

FIFA president Sepp Blatter has hit back at his critics, saying he was no "ruthless parasite sucking the lifeblood out of football" and arguing the profits his organisation earn are ploughed back......

Images: Bangladesh rally to shock England

Bangladesh relied on their tail-enders to return from the dead and pull off a sensational two-wicket upset victory over England in a World Cup Group B match to keep their quarter-final hopes alive......
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A politician who means business

'She really doesn't care if she is called heartless.''For her, the job needs to be done. That's all that matters,' says Aditi Phadnis. Sushma... ...

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A genius born 300 years to the day after Galileo Galilei's death

London: Stephen Hawking, who has died aged 76, was Britains most famous modern day scientist, a genius who dedicated his life to unlocking the... ...

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Examining Faith'

[India], Mar 09 (ANI): Oxford University Press launched Salman Khurshid's new book "Triple Talaq: Examining Faith", on Thursday, in New Delhi. One... ...

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Let us stop taxing women!

Double tax exemption on wages paid to women can encourage companies to hire, retain and compensate women better, argues Nitin Pai.Illustration:... ...

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Trump supporters share more fake news than anyone else, study shows

Trump supporters share more fake news on social media than any other political group, according to a new study from Oxford University.Researchers... ...

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