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When the Empress of India paid homage to Babar

'The first 55 years of Natwar Singh's life give a fascinating narrative of our diplomacy,' says Ambassador B S Prakash after reading One Life is Not Enough.Illustration: Uttam Ghosh The Amul butter......

What did BRICS build (if anything, in Brazil)?

'Happily,' says Ambassador B S Prakash, 'BRICS displayed new-found energy and built something real, a bank. Between needless nihilism and as yet unjustified euphoria, there are many stations for......

Modi's wit keeps celebs, lawmakers hungry for more

'This speech is going to be more of a punishment. I spoke too much this afternoon.' A tireless Narendra Modi left over 700 notable luminaries in peals of laughter with his quick wit during a dinner......

The tizzy caused by Modi's proposed gift!

B S Prakash takes a tongue-in-cheek look at what India's neighbours think about Prime Minister Narendra Modi asking Indian scientists to develop a SAARC satellite, which can be dedicated as a......

BJP slams its Telangana leader: 'Sania is pride of India'

Amid a controversy over a Telangana Bharatiya Janata Party leader describing tennis star Sania Mirza as a "non-local" and "daughter-in-law" of Pakistan, Union Minister Prakash Javadekar on Thursday......

Who will be the next Steve Jobs?

In some ways, Elon Musk’s vision is even bolder and more transformative than that of Steve Jobs. Jobs changed the modes of many of our sensory experiences. Musk’s interest seems......

Posco project on, PM assures South Koreans

The largest-ever foreign investment proposed in India currently lies in no man's land, hobbled by environmental concerns and the inevitable disagreements over the acquisition of land for the......

Consume or Kill? Save or Spend?

'Spend within your means and save some,' taught to us by our grandmothers, is still valid and wise, feels B S Prakash.Illustration: Uttam Ghosh Because of some faith in simple common sense, I......

Decline, recession, stagflation, crisis, crunch...

'Every slide in the power point presentation had a graph with years like 2006, 2008, 2010 on the X axis... Most lines seemed to lie inert horizontally and many seemed to dip despondently, except......

IT greats who changed the world

Marc Zuckerberg of Facebook, Sergei Brin and Larry Page of Google, Steve Jobs of Apple and Bill Gates of Microsoft -- are they visionaries, missionaries or monopolists? A bit of all, says B S......

'Ashamed to see film fraternity celebrating gender bias'

Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra, whose film Rang De Basanti (2006) helped change the way we look at socio-political injustice, vents his angst this Republic Day.Both society and films are part of the......

Review: Endukante Premanta disappoints

A Karunakaran who is known for his love stories, spins a different yarn in Endukante Premanta. It is a reincarnation saga that doesn't quite take off. The plot is full of loopholes and the story......

Saif: There should be reservation in India

Back from the Cannes Film Festival, Saif Ali Khan has dived straight into work. He has started promoting his upcoming film Aarakshan along with his co-star Deepika Padukone and director Prakash......

Vikram is the youth envoy of UN Habitat

Catch the action in the Tamil film industry right here! Tamil actor Vikram has been selected as the Youth Envoy for the UN Habitat (United Nations Human Settlement Programme). Out of the four......

'Once Upon A Time... is different from Company'

With a big hit Raajneeti behind him, Ajay Devgn is ready with yet another thrilling drama, Once Upon a Time In Mumbaai. Releasing this Friday, the film will see him play Haji Mastan. Devgn seems......

Why I am praying for Brazil to lift the Cup

B S Prakash, India's Ambassador to Brazil, on what it is to be in Brazil during the World Cup. I am at this huge party in the South African embassy, here in Brazil. It is the opening match of the......

India's Ambassador to Brazil B S Prakash on Rio's Olympic win

Rio de Janeiro won the bid to host the 2016 Olympic Games and will be the first South American country to host the world's greatest sporting event. B S Prakash, India's ambassador to Brazil,......

The death of the yellow jersey

'Living in Brazil, I had internalised the football mythology of that country, the way I had learnt Mahabharata stories in my childhood.' 'The tragedy at the Maracana stadium in 1950, when a......

PHOTOS: Lt. Col Dhoni's day out in Kashmir

India cricket captain and goodwill ambassador of the Indian army Mahendra Singh Dhoni spent his second day in Kashmir interacting with officers, troops and hospitalised jawans.......

In Brazil, the ball is the world

It is almost midnight and our visitor from Delhi after his 36 hour travel to Brasilia is fast asleep. I am still watching a late night mystery on television. Suddenly there are deafening cracker......

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Q. If the title Brand Ambassador of India can be conferred to some one in India today who would be your choice? Why?
:  A. Amitabh Bachchan, Aishwarya Rai, Sania Mirza, Leander Paes, Prakash Padukone, Narayanamurthy of Infosys, Nandan Nilekani of UID (formerly with...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/if-the-title-brand-ambassador-of-india-can-be-conferred-to-s//answers/16652666

Good Citizen
Q. Did the "Communist party of India" came out openly and condemned the Chinese aggression of 1962?
Good Citizen:  A. CPI had to face an embarassing question after 1962 Chinese aggression. The Indian Communist Party split partly under Nehru's pressure. The CPI...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/did-the-quotcommunist-party-of-indiaquot-came-out-openly-and/16652114/answers/10393562

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Another life snuffed out

24-year-old physiotherapist crushed under pvt varsity bus on killer stretch Tribune News Servic Chandigarh, September 30 A 24-year-old woman... ...

http://www.tribuneindia.com/2014/20141001/cth1.htm
Zero interest in business

Actor Ram Charan Hyderabad: After a long time, actor Ram Charan spoke to the media... with the interaction timed ahead of the release of his... ...

http://www.deccanchronicle.com/140930/entertainment-tollywood/article/%E2%80%98zero-interest-business%E2%80%99
Modi in the power capital of the wo …

Washington DC, Sept. 29 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in Washington DC this evening and was received at Andrews Air Force Base by... ...

https://in.news.yahoo.com/modi-power-capital-world-233930339.html
Modi's wit keeps celebs, lawmakers hungry for more

'This speech is going to be more of a punishment. I spoke too much this afternoon.' A tireless Narendra Modi left over 700 notable luminaries in... ...

http://www.rediff.com/news/report/modi-in-us-prime-ministers-wit-keeps-celebs-lawmakers-hungry-for-more-at-new-york-dinner/20140929.htm
Make Some More Magic

Illustration by Saahil column We have some unacknowledged pluses. Now, make sloth vanish! Reshma Patil I once asked... ...

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