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From Spelling Bee to Super Bowl, Indian Americans championed it all

Aziz Haniffa walks through Beyond Bollywood: Indian Americans Shape the Nation, an exhibition that explores the 'American Dream' as lived by the community stretching far behind the stereotypes such......

Will we treat Uttarakhand as just another disaster?

The horrific disaster that has struck Uttrakhand has been assessed as a mix of natural and man-made. In fact, the various media analyses indicate we were asking for it and there were enough......

Why Hindu families are trying to flee Pakistan

Over 100 Hindu families in Pakistan's Balochistan province are making efforts to migrate to India after becoming the target of a campaign of kidnappings and extortion, according to a media report......

Mumbai's top cop won't let another 26/11 happen

He blogs, he goes online many times a day and he chats about his buddies in the force he commands. Mumbai's Police Commissioner Dhanushkodi Sivanandan, an Indian Police Service officer of the......

Pak demands 26/11 survivor's account: Report

Pakistan has asked India to provide the eye-witness account of police constable Arun Jadhav, who was the lone survivor of the attack on the car carrying Anti-Terrorism Squad Chief Hemant Karkare,......

Your small donation can buy them dignity

In an ideal world, Vijay Merchant, 72, would have been playing with his grandchildren and basking in his family's affection. Instead, he worked days as a clerk at a chartered accountancy firm and......

Sebi seeks clarity on rival bids for Vijay Mallya's Group firm

Market regulator Sebi has sought clarifications from two rival bidders who have made offers for acquisition of additional stakes in Vijay Mallya-led UB Group's Mangalore Chemicals and Fertilisers......

Zuari group may make counter offer to take control of MCFL

Intensifying its fight to wrest control of Vijay Mallya's Mangalore Chemicals & Fertilizer Ltd (MCFL), Zuari group is likely to offer a higher price to the firm's shareholders in a bid to defeat a......

Indians among 18 charged in $200 mn credit card fraud

At least five Indian-origin men are among 18 others charged for running a whopping $200 million global credit card fraud under which they used thousands of fake identities to dupe businesses and......

Sebi clears Diageo's open offer for United Spirits

Moving closer to complete its Rs 11,167 crore (Rs 111.67 billion) takeover of majority stake in United Spirits, global liquor giant Diageo Plc has got market regulator Sebi's clearance for an open......

This trio is truly one of a kind

Vijaya Mulay recalls her encounters with the amazing trio: Ismail Merchant, James Ivory and Ruth Prawer Jhabvala. I encountered a problem in writing about James Francis Ivory (b......

Sukanya Verma reviews Dhoom 3: Mazaa Le!

Dhoom 3 continues the tradition of extravagance in adventure and expenditure by roping in the fastidious Aamir Khan as its latest star antagonist, writes Sukanya Verma. The Dhoom brand has always......

Genelia: I will not give up South films

Genelia D'Souza has been a constant in Telugu and Tamil cinema for the last few years. Some of her films like Bommarillu, Dhee, Ready, Santosh Subramanian and Mr Medhavi, Katha have all been well......

Long live Rajni!

There was chaos in Mumbai, and no, it didn't have anything to do with politics. Only one man could elicit such frenzy and that man is Tamil superstar Rajnikanth, whose bilingual movie Endhiran in......

Yash Raj Films wins battle in war against piracy

It is hard not to believe Ken Naz of Eros International, a leading movie distributor in North America, when he says that counterfeit DVDs of Indian films has become so endemic that even the most......

Merchant was inspired by Hendren's view on retirement

The late Vijay Merchant, who wore several distinguished hats on and off the field, followed the dictum of former England cricketer Patsy Hendren, when the great opener chose to retire from Tests......

'Opening batting a specialised job'

It was no co-incidence that on Vijay Merchant's 94th birth anniversary adaring young Indian smashed 116 runs off 93 balls.In Merchant's days, strike rates were not important; the number of balls......

'Steve Bucknor is useless'

Vijay Merchant called him 'The man responsible for the Renaissance of Indian cricket.' DilipSardesai is still fondly referred to as the 'Renaissance Man.'Sardesai gave the Indian team the required......

India's 15 best batsmen, bowlers in England

As expected, Sachin Tendulkar leads the run-scoring chart among Indian batsmen in England. He tallies 1575 runs from 17 matches, at an average of 54, with four centuries and eight fifties. Rahul......

Never dreamt I would be honoured by BCCI: Nadkarni

Former Test all-rounder R G (Bapu) Nadkarni is pleasantly surprised by the Cricket Board's decision to honour him with two other former India stalwarts at its 7th annual awards function in Mumbai......

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Q. which is the evergreen dialogue of bollywood, according to you?
Nikita Saxena:  A.  more

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Q. dosyi ki mahak ishq se kam nhin hotiishq pe hi jindgi khatam nhin hotiagar dosti me acche dost ka saath mil jaye to jindgi kisi jannat se kam nhin hoti..................................
Preet:  A. Amitabhs funny english dialouge from movie namak halallo kar lo baat are babuji aisi english aave ki that i leave aangrez behind you see sir I can...... more

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Q. can you complete the dialogue ? U SIR..I CAN TALK INGLISH, WALK INGLISH N LAUGH INGLISH..BECAUSE INGLISH IS VERY PHUNNY LANGUAGE..BERAN BECOMES BERROW BECAUSE THEIR MIND IS VERY NARROW
Right Sense:  A. nice and something funny fo ru. enjoy this.E lo kar lo baat. Are aisi angrezi ave hain ke I can leave angrez behind. I can talk english, I can walk...... more

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Ramesh Agarwal
Q. BCCI HAS HONOURED FEW CRICKETERS ON WEDNESDAY, WHO ATR THEY AND WHY?
Ramesh Agarwal:  A. E lo kar lo baat. Are aisi angrezi ave hain ke I can leave angrez behind. I can talk english, I can walk english, I can laugh english, because...... more

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Gabbar Singh
Q. who gave the best Cricket commentary on vijay hazare and vijay merchant ?
Gabbar Singh:  A. Sunil Gavaskar. Vijay Manjrekar, Vijay Merchant, Dattu Phadkar, Vinoo Mankad, and Dilip Sardesai, more

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Sherlock Holmes well tuned

Sherlock Holmes, who has been well tuned, is expected to score in the Nanie & Sons Cup (1,200m), the main event of the races to be held here on... ...

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FIR registered again..

An FIR has been registered against 257 people, including Anant Vikram Singh, the son of Congress MP Sanjay Singh, in connection with the killing of... ...

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Paytm allows digital wallet users to transfer money between them

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Ulta Pulta An MSD biopic

12:06 am With Bollywood keen on biopics on sports why not a film on a sport where we are number one, why not on MSD and his brave men? V GANGADHAR... ...

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a lasting legacy for Indians too

Yves Carcelle, chief executive officer, Louis Vuitton, at a store in Rome. Photo: Alessia Pierdomenico/Bloomberg Imran Merchant was a 25-year-old... ...

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