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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......

'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......

The Maharaja, the State, and the Temple

The autobiography of the Travancore Maharaja, released in Thiruvananthapuram by former President APJ Abdul Kalam on Tuesday, is worthy of any coffee table or library, says T P SreenivasanThe......

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,......

10 markets transformed by the Internet

Online, every click is a commercial transaction. Somebody, somewhere, is making money every time a Web site gets visited. Everything is easier to sell online. Everyone is easier to sell online.......

What we need to learn from people

F Scott Fitzgerald is renowned for being the chronicler of America's 'Gilded Age'. That was the period between the First World War and the Depression, when American plutocracy came into its own,......

Guide, Waqt, Jaanwar: Bollywood classics turning 50 this year!

How many of these have aged well? Fifty years ago, while India was engaged in war with Pakistan, Hindi cinema flourished in effervescent, excited Eastman colours. 1965 is significant in more ways......

'Taare Zameen Par still pays my bills'

'It is our fault that we are not superstars. We should be superstars if we can help it,' Tisca Chopra tells Sonil Dedhia/ Rediff.com Not many people know that Tisca Chopra made her debut......

Review: Yuddham Sei is gripping

Pavithra Srinivasanreviews the Tamil film, Yuddham Sei.Post YOUR reviews here!Director Mysskin has always had his own distinctive style when it comes to film-making. His stories are deceptively......

Would you watch Shyamalan's Devil?

We've all experienced that moment of disenchantment at very different times. Initially impressed and excited by M Night Shyamalan's storytelling abilities with films like The Sixth Sense and (my......

Review: Via Darjeeling

On paper, the Via Darjeeling guys had a pretty neat idea. Literature and cinema have played with the idea of the unreliable narrator for ages, fooling us and then making us applaud how well we've......

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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Murder mystery without thrills

K M Chaitanya had set a benchmark with his delectable directorial debut Aa Dinagalu. Sadly, he fails to meet his standards in the latest Aatagara.... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/497935/murder-mystery-thrills.html
9 Odd Habits Of Famous People That Probably Contributed To Their Intellectual Genius

In history and in life we often learn to admire famous people who excelled in their fields and somehow changed the world in their own way. We often... ...

http://m.indiatimes.com/culture/who-we-are/9-odd-habits-of-famous-people-that-probably-contributed-to-their-intellectual-genius-244395.html
Get ready for a chilling psychological thriller

One idea that has fascinated filmmakers right through its history is that of people being trapped in a single place and their struggle to escape... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/entertainment/kannada/movies/news/Get-ready-for-a-chilling-psychological-thriller/articleshow/48650631.cms
New works by Agatha Christie discovered

n, a Christie expert who has produced more than 250 plays and musicals, found five full-length plays and five one-act dramas written by the creator... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/new-works-by-agatha-christie-discovered-115082300497_1.html
E-publishing is not a threat as yet, says Gautam Padmanabhan

The CEO of Westland, Gautam Padmanabhan tells Sushila Ravindranath that, in India, physical book is not going to disappear any time soon. When I... ...

http://www.financialexpress.com/article/fe-columnist/food-cafe-e-publishing-is-not-a-threat-as-yet-says-gautam-padmanabhan/120939/

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