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To each his NAMO

B S Prakash talked to a number of professionals, some already a part of the PM’s team and others outside, as to what Narendra Modi’s success and stature means for their careers or their......

Judge Sri Srinivasan, best of America and India

The first Indian-origin federal judge in the United States is India Abroad Person of the Year 2013 President Barack Obama calls him one of his “favourite people.” Justice Sandra Day......

The party's in Brazil!

The World Cup is being played in the football crazy country after 64 years and nothing excites the Brazilians more than the sacred game, says B S Prakash, India's former ambassador to Brazil. In......

When I met the coup leader who expelled me

T P Sreenivasan was India's high commissioner in Fiji in 1987, when Sitiveni Rabuka toppled the Indian-dominated government there. Ambassador Sreenivasan stayed on for two years after the coup,......

Shinde assures father of arrested diplomat in Delhi

The father of the Indian woman diplomat, arrested on visa fraud charges in New York, on Tuesday met Union Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde and was assured of the government's support. Uttam......

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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CII Young Indians unite Lucknow residents to empower women

LUCKNOW: Youth, particularly women, got together in large numbers on Saturday for the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII's) Young Indians (Yi)... ...

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Nuclear Power Corporatio, Areva to soon resume talks on Jaitapur project

The state run Nuclear Power Corporation (NPC) and French nuclear reactor supplier Areva will soon resume talks for Jaitapur nuclear project in... ...

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India Social and Cultural Centre Holds Iftar Get-together

Abu Dhabi: India Social and Cultural Centre organized Iftar Get-together at the ISCC hall here on July 8. The programme began with the recitation... ...

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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... ...

http://www.rediff.com/sports/report/football-world-cup-the-death-of-the-yellow-jersey/20140709.htm
Directors who need to reinvent themselves

David Dhawan, one of the longest-lasting directors of our cinema is fond of saying he has survived for so long because he is constantly learning... ...

http://www.bollywoodhungama.com/movies/features/type/view/id/6816

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