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Is India the American buffer against China?

Aziz Haniffa reports from Washington, DC on how the American Enterprise Institute, a leading neo-conservative DC think-tank, wants the US to boost its military relationship with India. On the day......

An 'institution' analysing race relations

In 1929, Rabindranath Tagore was so troubled when he applied for an American visa that he cancelled his lecture tour and returned to India, the historian Ronald Takaki often said. The treatment the......

Asok, the first Indian comic character to win hear

Long before film-crazy Indian-American Raj Patel joined Archie, Jughead, Veronica and their gang in Riverdale High, Asok had made his way into Dilbert -- the enormously popular comic strip about......

We don't need religious freedom lectures from the US

'Your constant reiteration on the lack of religious freedom in India has sown doubts about the kind of information that you are being fed and based on which you seem to be making adverse......

The man fighting for Americans to learn the truth about Hinduism

'In the last 10, 20 years American academia has used the concerns about Hindutva in India to almost completely trash the concept of Hinduism.' 'In the American debate, Wendy Doniger's point of......

50 years later, will Moore's Law last?

A 2005 photograph of Gordon E Moore While chips have become ubiquitous, Moore’s Law has remained a self-fulfilling prophecy even half a century later. Not bad for an industry where the time......

Shivkar Talpade: First man to fly an aircraft?

The facts remain cloaked in mystery, but the legend goes that Talpade had created a flying machine powered by mercury and solar energy, and based on ideas outlined in Vedic texts. Image: Wright......

Coming to India and making

Success in manufacturing is not just about being cheap -- cheap labour, cheap land, cheap power and low or no taxes, says Ajit Balakrishnan. When the talk turns to finding jobs for India's young......

Coming to India and making

In reality, all "manufacturing" and all manufacturers are not the same. One dimension to see the difference is by the degree of research and developed intensity, as a recent study in the European......

What legacy does Raghav Bahl leave behind?

Of the 131 entities Raghav Bahl follows on Twitter, 20 are politicians and political parties. The rest are a mix of journalists, policymakers, newspapers and Network18 news channels. He follows......

Hollywood babes glam up for fashion's biggest party!

Some of Hollywood's hottest women turned up for the Metropolitan Museum Costume Institute's 'American Woman: Fashioning a National Identity', in New York on Monday. The evening saw gorgeous......

Honorary degree for Meryl Streep

Internationally acclaimed film actor Meryl Streep was among five distinguished Americans who were awarded honorary degrees by Princeton University during recent commencement exercises for their......

Like the Quantico trailer? Vote!

Quantico looks like your run-of-the-mill Homeland-esque drama whose only USP is Priyanka Chopra, writes Paloma Sharma. Agent Alex Parrish (Priyanka Chopra) wakes up on a piece of debris that lies......

The Pakistan that India loves!

The ordinary life lived in Pakistan is now a part of the Indian imagination thanks to the popularity of Pakistani television serials in India, says Mohammad Asim Siddiqui. Image: Mahira Khan,......

Interstellar's Indian Connection

'Interstellar was uniquely challenging as most of the shots were done practically on set without use of greenscreens which need further clean up in post production.' Kochi-based visual effects......

Carl Lewis queries Bolt's long jump ambitions

Usain Bolt should concentrate on retaining his Olympic 100 and 200 metres titles before considering a move into other events, nine times Olympic champion Carl Lewis said on Tuesday. Bolt emulated......

Power Your Champions -- contribute just Rs 100

Olympic Gold Quest's recently-launched programme, 'Power Your Champions', attempts to involve the country's sports fans in its quest for a gold medal at the Olympics. OGQ Chief Operations Officer......
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Master of the middle path

In an industry where all discussions end with Adoor, Padmarajan and Bharathan, their contemporary and eminent filmmaker K.G. George never really... ...

http://english.manoramaonline.com/entertainment/entertainment-news/kg-george-malayalam-director-master-of-the-middle-path.html
Now showing

Director Gurvinder Singh (left) with actor Vikky Suvinder during a photo call for their film Chauthi Koot at the festival. IT TOOK two short... ...

http://www.financialexpress.com/article/lifestyle/showbiz/cannes-film-festival-journeys-back-into-punjab-of-the-80s-with-gurvinder-singh/75359/
Latin America sweeps Critics Week honours

Latin American films have swept the Cannes Critics Week awards. Paulina, the debut film of Argentinian director by Santiago Mitre, won the... ...

http://www.mydigitalfc.com/films/latin-america-sweeps-critics-week-honours-933
Coffee, Tea Or Narendra Modi?

In the mid-17th century, amongst Native American tribes of Ojibwe or Anishinaabe—basically, the first or original people—dreams held great... ...

http://www.outlookindia.com/article/coffee-tea-or-narendra-modi/294389
Meet Don Quixote, groove to some reggae and witness a perfect crime this weekend

MUMBAI Theatre What went wrong: Mera Woh Matlab Nahin Tha is about two lovers who drifted apart for no evident reason. Set in Lodhi... ...

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