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USSR always believed Rajiv not Sanjay would succeed Indira: CIA files

Indira Gandhi’s efforts to promote her younger son Sanjay as her successor were not taken seriously by the then Soviet Union and it anticipated that Rajiv would be her heir apparent, as per......

What a writer this man is!

'One of his most famous scenes is set in a prison in Delhi where the British try to subvert Karla, the legendary Soviet spy who is being transferred back to Moscow and is being temporarily detained......

Uzbekistan President Islam Karimov dies

Uzbekistan’s President and former Soviet strongman Islam Karimov died on Friday, announced the government, ending over a quarter of a century of his iron fisted rule in the Central Asian......

Rajiv regarded Pakistan as 'strategic buffer' against USSR: Report

Contradicting perceived proximity to the Soviet Union in the Cold War era, India under the then Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi had toyed with the idea of supporting anti-Russian civilian groups in......

Netaji deputy, Nehru aide was Soviet spy: British documents

A deputy of freedom fighter Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose, an ‘old friend’ of Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru and a former Indian ambassador, ACN Nambiar, has been described as a Soviet spy.......

Food Bill: Lessons India should have learnt from Soviet Union

By throwing food at poverty that is result of faulty economics and lack of jobs, one is only trying to suicidal path says Colonel (retd) Anil Athale. Right at the outset the author wishes to......

IMAGES: China's aircraft carrier hotel!

Performers dressed as pirates perform next to the decommissioned former Soviet aircraft carrier Kiev at Bagua beach, on the outskirts of northern China's Tianjin. China's first aircraft carrier......

Immigration ban: America Inc vs Trump

US President Donald Trump's executive order prohibiting the entry of people from seven Muslim majority nations -- Syria, Iraq, Iran, Sudan, Somalia, Yemen and Libya -- for 90 days widened the rift......

How India's note ban is unlike any ever seen

Many countries advised the return of high-denomination notes to the central bank for destruction, but these continued to be legal tender.This and the introduction of a Rs 2,000 note in India are......

The Crew Contest: Win COOL Prizes!

All you have to do is answer a simple question! The Crew is inspired by the 1979 Soviet film Air Crew and is a tale about bravery, self-sacrifice and human dignity put on trial by the merciless......

10 movie gems from Berlin

Here are Aseem Chhabra's picks -- 'films that mattered to me, entertained me and will stay with me through the year.' With nearly 400 films in several different sections, this year's Berlinale was......

Mera Wala Shah Rukh!

From 'Mera Wala Shah Rukh' to Salman's Being Hygienic ways, my super filmi week, says Sukanya Verma, has a lot on its mind. Monday My day begins on a bittersweet note. One of the worst feelings......

Kremlin terms doping allegations against Russian athletes 'groundless'

IMAGE: A monument of the Soviet state founder Vladimir Lenin is seen in front of the Luzhniki stadium, which hosted the IAAF World Athletics Championships 2013 and is now under reconstruction, in......

Sochi Olympics: Criticism of Games reflects 'Cold War' mentality, says Putin

Western criticism of Russia's Winter Olympics was reminiscent of Cold War ambitions to hold the Soviet Union back, President Vladimir Putin said on Monday, despite signs that the world was warming......

Factbox: A list of French Open women's champions over time

The 2nd major of the year, the French Open will start on the weekend. With the clay-court Grand Slam starting on Sunday, here is the list of French Open champions over the years French Open......

Sports Shorts: Maradona head coach of UAE's Al-Fujairah

A summary of sports events and sports persons, who made news on Monday. Maradona appointed head coach of UAE's Al-Fujairah IMAGE: Diego Maradona. Photograph: Philipp Schmidli/Getty Images Former......

Soccer legend Maradona mourns 'second father' Castro

IMAGE: Cuban President Fidel Castro (L) and Argentine soccer legend Diego Maradona play with a ball during an interview in La Havana, in this October 26, 2005 file photo. Photograph: Canal......
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A list of French Open women's champions over time

The 2nd major of the year, the French Open will start on the weekend. With the clay-court Grand Slam starting on Sunday, here is the list of... ...

http://www.rediff.com/sports/report/factbox-a-list-of-french-open-womens-champions-over-time/20170526.htm
Bulgarian PM hints at further delay to warplane purchase

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boiko Borisov on Friday cast doubt over the Balkan country's decision to enter talks to buy new Swedish-made Gripen... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/world/report-bulgarian-pm-hints-at-further-delay-to-warplane-purchase-2451818
IMF sets tough new Ukraine loan demands

The International Monetary Fund said today it will only release a new tranche payment to Ukraine once parliament approves a long-stalled pension... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/imf-sets-tough-new-ukraine-loan-demands-117052600851_1.html
Grime and Punishment

IT WAS A book that changed the world and entered the popular lexicon as shorthand for the terrible cruelty exercised by the state upon those... ...

http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/openthemagazine/lounge/~3/RYMI0iD4FAk/grime-and-punishment
President John F Kennedy urges US to put man on moon; Star Wars hits theatres

In his quest for overtaking the Soviet Union in space technology, US President made an ambitious to the Congress to put a man on the moon in a decade. ...

http://www.moneycontrol.com/news/business/this-day-that-year-president-john-f-kennedy-urges-us-to-put-manmoon-star-wars-hits-theatres_8967581.html

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