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Jung acting like Churchill; has no faith in democracy, says Delhi home minister

Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung is using the language of Winston Churchill who as British prime minister had strongly opposed granting Independence to India, Delhi Home Minister Satyendar Jain......

Nobel Prize for Literature: Why Winston Churchill won

Let's take a look at some lesser known facts related to the distinguished authors who have won the Nobel Prize in literature... The maximum number of awards -- 26 -- have been won by authors......

Is this what my country has come to?

'We have,' says Anvar Alikhan, 'proved right Winston Churchill, when he warned in 1947 that 'Power will go to rascals, rogues, freebooters...'Illustration: Uttam Ghosh The best of times, the worst......

A fallen legend: Winston Churchill's dark side exposed

Madhusree Mukerjee's book on Winston Churchill bares his dark side, reports Arthur J Pais Could a man applauded for his courage in standing up to Adolf Hitler have had such contempt for another......

When Winston Churchill won the Nobel Prize in Literature

Peruvian author Mario Vargas Llosa has won the Nobel Prize for literature in 2010 Alfred Nobel, the man responsible for the prestigious awards that recognise excellence in various categories, had......

Swatch gets Rs 1 crore wristwatch to India

Napoleon Bonaparte wore one, as did Queen Victoria and Winston Churchill. Now, Indians, too, can carve a piece of history for themselves, with the Swatch Group launching the Breguet brand of......

Hinduja group to turn UK's Old War Office building into a hotel

Image: UK's iconic Old War Office building. Photograph: Courtesy, ChrisO/Wikimedia Commons     The Hinduja Group, in partnership with a Spanish industrial company, has acquired UK's......

Ajit Balakrishnan: When I'm 64

Will you still need me, will you still feed me, when I'm 64?" sang the Beatles when they burst into the international music scene.   I was in my late teens when I first heard this......

'Indian elites are out of touch with the poor'

The disparity between the outlook of the rich and poor was greater in India than in any other emerging economy. Indians might want to be worried about this because this suggests that the rich are......

Should Narayana Murthy have come back to his 'other' family?

What is the fuss about Narayana Murthy returning to Infosys?After all, many leaders have thrived in similar situations. "The classic example is of Winston Churchill. He was a terrible politician......

SAG Awards: Nicole Kidman, Gary Oldman, Frances McDormand win

Pictures from the starry night. While the Golden Globes red carpet saw only black, the Screen Actors Guild Awards saw some colour. The SAGs, held in Los Angeles, on Sunday, January 21, did see......

Darkest Hour Review: Exuberant bear. Shrewd fox. Vociferous lion

'The politics of it may be wishy-washy and the saviour at Darkest Hour's centre may well be a racist, an imperialist, and an alcoholic, but in Gary Oldman's nimble skin, smacked in layers and......

'Wow. The power of women'

'I want tonight to express gratitude to all the women who have endured years of abuse and assault because they, like my mother, had children to feed and bills to pay and dreams to pursue.' Stirring......

The stars who will win the Golden Globes

If anyone thinks that the Golden Globes are insignificant, the Hollywood studios are out to prove them wrong.Aseem Chhabra previews this year's Golden Globes which will be held in Los Angeles on......

Raag Desh Review: Intelligent and brilliant!

Raag Desh is one of the best films of the year, Sreehari Nair raves.  Tigmanshu Dhulia’s Raag Desh gives us the best Subhas Chandra Bose we have seen at the movies. A brew of......

Schweinsteiger to sue Chinese company over lookalike Nazi doll

IMAGE: Manchester United's Bastian Schweinsteiger. Photograph: Jeff Haynes/Action Images via Reuters Germany captain Bastian Schweinsteiger is taking legal action against a Chinese company that......

Figure out why Blatter will remain FIFA boss...

‘He is powerful, he is untouchable, he is, I would say, the Pope of Football’ ‘He is an incredibly intelligent man, he knows everything, and everybody and knows how everything......

Peekaboo: Road to FIFA elections is full of surprises

FIFA President Joseph Blatter leaves the room after a press conference. Photograph: Philipp Schmidli/Getty Images CONCACAF's congress witnessed an outburst of support for incumbent Sepp Blatter......

Happy and glorious, London signs off in style

A celebration of British music, recognition of those who have contributed to the success of the Olympics Games and the resurrection of influential figures in British history were at the centre of a......

PHOTOS: Colourful party brings curtain down on Games

London said farewell to the Olympic Games on Sunday with a high-octane romp through British pop music, bringing the curtain down on more than two weeks of action at the end of which the United......
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Lily James obsessed with using typewriter in The Darkest Hour

Lily James says she had become "obsessive" with using the typewriter to prop for her role of Elizabeth Layton in the World War II drama, "The... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/lily-james-obsessed-with-using-typewriter-in-the-darkest-hour-118012200189_1.html
John F Kennedy's silk scarf may fetch USD 6,000 at auction

A cream-coloured silk scarf belonging to former US President John F Kennedy is up for auction and is expected to sell USD 6,000.The scarf from A... ...

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Gary Oldman at his finest as Winston Churchill in WWII drama

Some actors get better with age. Some actors are born to play historical leaders. Some actors are able to lift a cinematic experience beyond a... ...

http://www.catchnews.com/entertainment-news/darkest-hour-review-gary-oldman-at-his-finest-as-winston-churchill-in-wwii-drama-95827.html
Exuberant bear. Shrewd fox. Vociferous lion

'The politics of it may be wishy-washy and the saviour at Darkest Hour's centre may well be a racist, an imperialist, and an alcoholic, but in Gary... ...

http://www.rediff.com/movies/review/review-gary-oldman-leads-darkest-hour-to-glory/20180119.htm
Rising spirits with kites

Kites rise highest against the wind - not with it, Winston Churchill, former British Prime Minister had famously said. Churchill did not have had... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/ahmedabad/report-rising-spirits-with-kites-2575093

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