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Robert Vadra: Sonia Gandhi's Achilles' heel

Robert Vadra is an impetuous man. In February 2005, when his father, the late Rajendra Vadra (whom Vadra had very publicly disowned), destitute and alone, suffered a heart attack in a decrepit......

Sudhir Paul finds HIV's Achilles Heel

Sudhir Paul of the University of Texas-Houston Medical School and his team may have found a way to attack the weakest link in HIV.According to a paper in the journal Autoimmune Reviews, the team......

Urdu is Benazir's Achilles' heel now

Oxford-educated Pakistani leader Benazir Bhutto's clumsy speeches in Urdu, sprinkled with English words, have become a good way to pep up party conversations in Pakistan.Jokes, and even videos, are......

Abu Abbas, hijacker of Achille Lauro, dead

Abu Abbas, mastermind of the 1985 hijacking of an Italian passenger ship in which an American tourist was killed, has died in US custody in Iraq, CNN reports quoting Palestinian officials.Abbas was......

'Nationalism, not Hindutva will be the big theme for 2019'

'It is less polarising than talking about Hindutva.' Prime Minister Narendra Damodardas Modi at the Amar Jawan Jyoti on Republic Day 2019. Milan Vaishnav, Director and Senior Fellow at the......

Government addresses the Achilles heel of fiscal management

  This government has stayed the course on unglamorous reforms and tax proposals, feels Rathin Roy In the run-up to the Budget, there had been a debate on the desirability of sticking to......

The chips are down, but not out

The new semiconductor plants will be up against India's age-old Achilles' heel, inadequate infrastructure. This will slacken the country's drive to carve out a place for itself on the world map of......

Fitch sees moderate impact on GDP from notes ban

Demonetisation will have a"negative" impact on growth in the short run but for the full fiscal, the GDP decline would be "relatively moderate", Fitch Ratings said on Friday. The ratings agency,......

Economic breakthrough? 15 questions and a plea

Today’s 2-trillion economy, set to double in size in seven years, requires rules based policy making, rather than discretion, rues Rathin Roy The NITI Aayog has been tasked with creating a......

Key takeaways from the bad loans' clean-up

Public sector banks' need for capital should be used to make fundamental reforms to their governance and management, says Akash Prakash. The third quarter of 2015-16 will go down as a watershed......

Hollywood's 10 Best Movie Rivalries

The enmity between Brad Pitt’s Achilles and Eric Bana’s Hector in the blockbuster movie Troy has been named as the 10th best movie rivalry in a survey, Metro.co.uk reported.......

Krrish music is catchy

His mask draws inspiration from Catwoman and Ajooba. His muscles ripple out and about like Achilles (read Brad Pitt) of Troy.He poses against the dark, sinister moon in a black trenchcoat like Kate......

Brad Pitt: Looking forward to retirement?

Brad Pitt is in a generous mood.The actor who plays Achilles in Hollywood's eagerly awaited blockbuster Troy wants to step aside for younger aspirants.Pitt has been doing his calculations. Four......

Ittefaq: The litmus test of Yash Chopra's career

Despite a few flaws in the film, Yash Chopra distinguishes himself, says Dinesh Raheja. Ram Gopal Varma made waves for daring to film a songless Bhoot (Ajay Devgan, Urmila Matondkar, Fardeen Khan,......

Feline fortune-teller backs Brazil to beat Costa Rica

IMAGE: Achilles the cat, one of the State Hermitage Museum mice hunters, attempts to predict the result of the 2018 FIFA World Cup match between Brazil and Costa Rica. Photograph: Anton......

Russia's psychic cat Achilles picks home team for World Cup opener

IMAGE: A participant dresses Achilles the cat. Photograph: Dylan Martinez/Reuters Want to know who will win the first match of the World Cup? The cat's out of the bag: it's Russia.......

Why Ethiopia ignored this Olympic gold medallist for Rio Games...

Bekele lashes out at federation after Rio omission ‘I'm deeply disappointed and sad. I have long overcome my Achilles tendon injury and I was ready for the challenge’ IMAGE: Kenenisa......

'Achilles heel for India at the World Cup will be their death bowling'

'India are the favourites purely because, temperamentally, on the big nights it is the best team in the tournament; maybe on skills it is slightly limited in the bowling department,' says former......

World Cup: 'It's over' mourns the Dutch media

Traditional Dutch frailty in penalty shootouts again proved their Achilles heel when they lost 4-2 on spot-kicks to Argentina after a goalless World Cup semi-final on Wednesday. - PHOTOS:......
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Saina Nehwal refuses to play due to uneven...

Olympic bronze-medallist Saina, who had suffered a shin injury late last year, took the court after Sameer Verma conceded his men’s singles tie... ...

https://www.hindustantimes.com/other-sports/senior-national-badminton-championship-saina-nehwal-refuses-to-play-due-to-uneven-surface/story-elgJyiR2Uy3nKysOU2J4VL.html
'Nationalism, not Hindutva will be the big theme for 2019'

'It is less polarising than talking about Hindutva.' Prime Minister Narendra Damodardas Modi at the Amar Jawan Jyoti on Republic Day 2019. Milan... ...

http://www.rediff.com/news/column/nationalism-not-hindutva-will-be-the-big-theme-for-2019/20190208.htm
Australia bowling coach Saker resigns

Australia bowling coach David Saker has resigned less than three months before the team's World Cup title defence in England. Governing body... ...

http://www.rediff.com/cricket/report/cricket-buzz-australia-bowling-coach-saker-resigns/20190207.htm
BJP

BJP spokesperson Sambit Patra alleged Vadra had "bought eight to nine properties in London" from the money he got as kickbacks in 2008-09 when UPA... ...

https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/vadras-assets-in-uk-bought-from-upa-era-kickbacks-bjp/articleshow/67876646.cms
Wiaan Mulder added to South Africa's squad for fifth ODI

The allrounder had picked up an Achilles tendon injury in September, and only returned to action in the new year ...

http://www.espncricinfo.com/ci/content/story/1173087.html?CMP=OTC-RSS

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