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SHAME: 1 in 4 Indians still practice untouchability

Children sitting inside cement water pipes play on the Marina beach in Chennai. Photograph: Babu/Reuters Sixty-five years after untouchability was abolished, one in four Indians admit to......

Thousands bid tearful adieu to Comrade Pansare

Thousands of people, including Left party leaders and others from all walks of life, bid a tearful adieu to veteran Communist leader Govind Pansare who was cremated on Saturday sans any religious......

Bhandara rape, murder case: Police still clueless

The police investigation into the rape and murder of three minor sisters at Murmadi village in Bhandara district of Maharashtra has not made headway even after a fortnight. The post-mortem report......

NHRC to submit report to CM on Bhandara rape-murder case

A fact-finding team of National Human Rights Commission, led by commission member Nirmala Sawant-Prabhawalkar, today visited  Murwadi village in Lakhani taluka where three minor sisters were......

After Kasab hanging, demand for quick execution of Afzal

Soon after 26/11 terrorist Ajmal Kasab's execution, Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday raised questions about the fate of 2001 Parliament attack case convict Afzal Guru. "What about......

The secret behind Cognizant's amazing success

Fortune magazine's latest ranking of America's largest companies shows that Cognizant has joined the Fortune 500 (ranked at number 484), with $4.59 billion in annual revenue for 2010. It was in......

Buying a health cover? Read the fine print

Parag Desai, 41, needs to renew his family health insurance policy. On going through his policy details, he notices the maximum renewal age offered by his insurer was 60 years. He isn't sure if......

The world's top 20 brands; ICICI at no. 53

A software giant has emerged as the world's most valuable brand surpassing search engine major Google, while one company from India features in the list of the top 100 global brands compiled by......

All's not well with Bihar's finances

There was deterioration in Bihar's fiscal position in terms of trends in 2009-2010 compared to the last two years, Controller and Auditor General report said. Although the state maintained a......

Think before investing in insurance schemes

Life insurance companies launch many new schemes every year. Therefore, when they launch a scheme, the buzz created by their advertisements convinces investors that they can't afford to miss this......

'I am a better cook than actor'

'Smita Patil was the reason I got into films. She kept telling me to get into films but I said I was happy doing theatre, I don’t like films. Today, when I look back, I don’t......

'December 1 is inspired by a newspaper report'

'Just like Smita Patil was unsuitable for glamour roles, I believe Nivedita is a lot in the Smita Patil mould,' P Sheshadri tells Srikanth Srinivasa/ Rediff.com Acclaimed Kannada film director P......

'My duty as a son would be to better what Smita Patil did'

Prateik is a man of few words... and a lot of pauses. When Patcy N met up with him to interview him about his forthcoming film, Issaq, Prateik chose his words *very* carefully, turning each one in......

What you DIDN'T know about Sanjay Dutt, Salman, Alia Bhatt

Featuring Amitabh Bachchan, Shah Rukh Khan, Smita Patil, Salman Khan, Alia Bhatt, Rekha... Jagannath Sasane gives us a ring-side view of the Hindi film industry. Jagannath Sasane loves his job.......

'Gautam Rajadhyaksha clicked Smita Patil's best pic ever'

Filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali pays tribute to ace lensman Gautam Rajadhyaksha, who passed away on September 13.Gautam was more than the best glamour photographer of the film industry. He was such......

'Timeless' Tendulkar celebrates 38th birthday on Sunday

Considered timeless by fans, experts and contemporaries alike, iconic Indian cricketer Sachin Tendulkar turns 38 on Sunday completing another year punctuated by milestones and unprecedented highs......

Check out the squads for IPL-4

New entrants Sahara Pune Warriors have registered all 30 players for the upcoming edition of Indian Premier League, which start on April 8, while the Shah Rukh Khan co-owned Kolkata Knight Riders,......

Dream World XI: Sachin, Viru, Yuvi...

After 42 games in the World Cup, Rediff.com's Bikash Mohapatra picks his World Cup Dream XI. And, guess what, without bias, three Indians find a place in the side. Who would feature in your......

England pacers looking to surprise India with bouncers

If you go by the form book or if you go by the statistics, everything stacks up against England, heading into the World Cup Group B match against India in Bangalore, on Sunday. - Complete coverage......

'I dedicate this title to my family, my people'

Third seed Novak Djokovic pulverised Andy Murray 6-4, 6-2, 6-3 to win his second Australian Open on Sunday, dashing British hopes of a first men's grand slam champion in 75 years. Eye-balling......
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A day at the movies

The page that'll never stand around and stare. Salman Khan and actress Daisy Shah leave after watching Jurassic World at PVR Juhu, Mumbai Get... ...

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Dance till you drop 10 Films that define the dance genre

1. Disco Dancer (1982): Mithun Chakraborty's iconic dance film about a wedding entertainer who turns into disco king. The songs (Bappi Lahiri) and... ...

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From Slum Mom to Patti Mandram Speaker

When Aishwarya Rajesh agreed to do the role of a slum dweller and mom of two kids in Kaaka Muttai (KM), little did she imagine how the decision... ...

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Hail Mogambo

For Amrish Puri it was virtually the Summer of 42. The actor's long simmering affair with acting found culmination when he reached his early 40s.... ...

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Students strike, sceptical film fraternity

In the Eighties, Gajendra Chauhan became well-known for his role of Yudhishthir in India's most famous epic, the Mahabharata. Throughout the... ...

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