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My daughters named after Agatha Christie: Sangma

Opposition Presidential candidate P A Sangma on Sunday said his two daughters, Christie and Agatha, were named after prominent British novelist Agatha Christie, whose book was presented to him by......

Manmohan is just another politician

It was a character in an Agatha Christie mystery who referred to murder being most difficult the first time, being driven by necessity on the second occasion, and becoming a habit subsequently.......

Enemies of the mandate

As Agatha Christie might have said, a government is announced. The prelude to it could not, however, have been messier, and the omens do not look altogether propitious.To take the episode of the......

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......

'We are like a firewall; we make things happen'

Whether Premendra Chouhan was anywhere near the fabled Eloise Suite at the Plaza Hotel in New York over three months ago when Charlie Sheen trashed it is anybody's guess. For Chouhan, a butler at......

Mystery of the missing train

When trains and stations become desirable again, we might have a murder mystery with the Mumbai-Ahmedabad bullet train as a setting, says Bibek Debroy. Image: The origin of railways in India is......

This investment banker has Mumbai bhel for lunch

  Over bhel puri and chilli paneer, Gaurav Deepak tells Abhineet Kumar how Avendus Capital became the most sought after bank for start-ups and how he learnt about the 30 shades of pink. As I......

200 amazing years of rail transport

First electric locomotive. Photograph: Siemens Two hundred years after George Stephenson built the steam-powered Blucher, Open Knowledge pays tribute to 200 years of rail transport. ......

Who killed Air India? An insider reveals the facts

Former Executive Director of Air India, Jitender Bhargava presents an insider's view of the fall of this storied airline in this exclusive book excerpt. In Agatha Christie's detective novel Murder......

The fall guy or a bright spot that turned black?

Is Anjani Sinha of National Spot Exchange being made the fall guy? Anjani Sinha, below, left, is a voracious reader. He reads while he travels. He likes to read about stock market crashes,......

The MOST MEMORABLE roles of Pran

On Pran's birth anniversary on February 12, we look back at some of his splendid work. This article was first published in July 2013. Art and reality cross paths to produce some incredible......

Review: Pinneyum looks like a compromise

It feels as if Adoor Gopalakrishnan has targeted Pinneyum to be a commercial success, feels Paresh C Palicha. While launching his latest film Pinneyum, starring Dileep and Kavya Madhavan,......

Udta Punjab, worst casting decisions, and naheeee...!

Sukanya Verma shares her exciting filmi week with us. It's like Audrey Hepburn said, 'Everything I learned, I learned from the movies.' I wouldn't go that far but every film, good or ghastly,......

Manoj Kumar's 10 BEST Performances

Some actors are known for their style. Some for their versatility. Manoj Kumar is famous for his on-screen patriotism, which is so deeply etched in public memory that he came to be known as......

Review: The Hateful Eight is a brutal, hellacious masterwork

Quentin Tarantino’s latest film is his most unpleasant, feels Raja Sen. The Hateful Eight contains everything we expect from the auteur -- ultra violence and memorable characters and shocks......

Ferrari blame Mosley for F1 exodus

Ferrari have compared the disappearance of leading manufacturers from Formula One to an Agatha Christie murder mystery, with the finger of guilt pointed at former FIA president Max Mosley.Toyota......

'Somdev needs to use the forehand more'

He was promising as a junior. A title win at the 2001 Australian Open (boys' singles) was followed by the No 2 ranking the same year. The transition to the senior level has been anything but......
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Why Chetan Bhagat doesn’t belong in DU’s (or any) syllabus

Come July, Delhi University's second-year students will study Chetan Bhagat's Five Point Someone as part of their syllabus, along with Louisa M... ...

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'A' tattoo on the arm helps Delhi cops solve eight-year-old murder

This is a murder mystery that Agatha Christie or Sir Arthur Conan Doyle would have been proud of writing. The Delhi police managed to solve a... ...

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The MOST MEMORABLE roles of Pran

On Pran's birth anniversary on February 12, we look back at some of his splendid work. This article was first published in July 2013. Art and... ...

http://www.rediff.com/movies/report/the-most-memorable-roles-of-pran/20170212.htm
murder, sex & dhoka in a newspaper office

"Murder in a newspaper office, Bollywood, sex and dhoka - Aditya Sinha's unputdownable novel is crime fiction at its best". The word... ...

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Diana Penty turns showstopper for Payal Singhal at Lakme Fashion Week Summer/Resort 2017

Diana Penty, who is currently shooting for her next film, Lucknow Central, opposite Farkhan Akhtar, produced by Nikkhil Advani, walked the ramp at... ...

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