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Navtej Sarna could be India's next envoy to the US

India's High Commissioner to UK Navtej Sarna is set to head for Washington as Ambassador to the US, considered a high-profile posting. Arun Singh, India's Ambassador to US, is due for retirement......

3 decades after Sikh massacre, 2 victims to get compensation

The Indore bench of Madhya Pradesh high court has directed the district ministration to pay compensation with interest to two victims of the 1984 anti-Sikh riots. Justice S C Sharma passed the......

IMAGES: Govindas protest SC Dahi Handi rule

Thousands of youth clad in colourful robes joined the Dahi Handi celebrations across Maharashtra to mark Krishna Janmashtami on Thursday, with some of the 'mandals' allegedly flouting the 20-feet......

Take it positively: Lalu on calling flood victims 'fortunate'

Rashtriya Janata Dal chief Lalu Prasad has come in for sharp criticism from opposition leaders for his 'Ganga at one's doorstep' remark while taking stock of the flood situation on the outskirts of......

Eggs hurled at actor Ramya's car over 'Pak is not hell' remark

Eggs were hurled at actress-turned-politician Ramya's car on Thursday during a protest by Bharatiya Janata Party's youth wing Mangaluru against her 'Pakistan is not hell' remark, for which she is......

Why RBI's monetary policy has failed

Reducing policy rates is not enough. The key is to ensure banks lend to credit-constrained borrowers, says Abheek Barua. If there is a single blot on the otherwise unblemished track record of......

Markets open in the green; starts September series on a firm note

Investors remain cautious ahead of a highly-anticipated speech today by Janet Yellen of the US Federal Reserve Markets have started the September series on a firm note while upside gains were......

Phantom promoters dodge delisting, and investors

Of 194 entities thrown off the exchange, BSE doesn't have promoter names or addresses for 168 firms; yet it has ordered all promoters to buy back shares The BSE stock exchange has published a list......

Is India Inc well equipped to tackle fraud?

57% of the respondents indicated that their organisations did not conduct independent fraud risk assessment Although several recent surveys involving India’s CXOs have indicated a good......

Rumours of whistleblower float at Welspun's Anjar plant

The news that Welspun has run into trouble with one of its biggest US-based clients has stressed its suppliers and investors alike A Surat-based elastic bands supplier to Welspun hasn’t......

PIX: Sushant Singh Rajput flaunts his PERFECT body

The top posts on social media from your favourite Bollywood celebrities: Sushant Singh Rajput, who walked the ramp for Manish Malhotra with Shraddha Kapoor at the Lakme Fashion Week, went......

PHOTO: Shahid's adorable selfie with pregnant wife

The top posts on social media from your favourite Bollywood celebrities: Shahid Kapoor has been spending lot of quality time with his pregnant wife Mira Rajput. He shared a cute selfie, above, on......

Can the Censor Board decide how long a kiss should last?

'People with a lot of dreams and passion are paying a lot of money and making a film for two years. Then one random person, who might be a lawyer or a teacher or a social worker, comes and finds a......

PIX: Raveena Tandon, Dharmendra at an awards show

Dharmendra made his presence felt at the Entertainment Trade Awards Achievers 2016, an awards ceremony which was held in Mumbai on August 23. Raveena Tandon was also spotted at the do along......

PIX: Touring with Katrina, KJo and Alia

The Dream Team tour 2016 has come an end. After kicking off the tour on August 13, Alia Bhatt, Varun Dhawan, Parineeti Chopra, Sidharth Malhotra, Katrina Kaif, Aditya Roy Kapur, Karan Johar and......

Stats pack: How India, Windies stack up ahead of US T20s

Rajneesh Gupta presents a comprehensive statistical analysis of the two teams ahead of the upcoming T20I series. IMAGE: Players from India and West Indies walk out to the middle ahead of the start......

BCCI submits Compliance Report to Lodha Panel

IMAGE: BCCI Secretary Ajay Shirke, left, with board President Anurag Thakur, MP. Photograph: Sahil Salvi. The BCCI submitted the first Compliance Report to the Supreme Court-appointed Justice RM......

City sign goalkeeper from Barcelona; Everton have no interest in Hart

IMAGE: Goalkeeper Claudio Bravo gestures. Photographs: Julian Finney/Getty Images. Manchester City have signed Chile goalkeeper Claudio Bravo from Barcelona on a four-year contract for an......

'We expected at least two to make it to Round 2'

‘The players themselves know it was a disappointing show’ IMAGE: Manika Batra of India. Photograph: Alkis Konstantinidis/Reuters. Conceding that the performance of the Indian team in......

Bindra to probe shooters' Rio Games debacle

Committee will ‘examine and identify in a cold and ruthless manner’ the causes behind shooting not securing any medals IMAGE: India’s shooter Abhinav Bindra reacts after loss in......
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Why RBI's monetary policy has failed

Reducing policy rates is not enough. The key is to ensure banks lend to credit-constrained borrowers, says Abheek Barua. If there is a single blot... ...

http://www.rediff.com/money/report/column-why-rbis-monetary-policy-has-failed/20160826.htm
Mystery fever kills 12 villagers in 2 weeks in Sarfabad near Noida Sector 73

Twelve lives have been lost over the past fortnight, by what the residents call a "mystery fever", alleging that poor sanitation in Sarfabad... ...

http://www.catchnews.com/national-news/mystery-fever-kills-12-villagers-in-2-weeks-in-sarfabad-near-noida-sector-73-1472186324.html
Trains to run on Chengannur-Tiruvalla line within 20 days

Chengannur: Trains will start running on the Chengannur-Tiruvalla rain line within 20 days, doubling of which has been completed. Commissioner of... ...

http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/MathrubhumiEnglish/~3/q46lmkhkKso/trains-to-run-on-chengannur-tiruvalla-line-within-20-days-english-news-1.1308609
Worlds first self-driving taxi zips through Singapores streets!

Worlds first driver-less taxi was seen in a limited public trial on the streets of Singapore, on 25 August. Developer nuTonomy gave a free ride to... ...

http://www.catchnews.com/tech-news/world-s-first-self-driving-taxi-zips-through-singapore-s-streets-1472189321.html
Shah Rukh Khan, Akshay Kumar feature in top 10 highest paid actors in the world

This is for the second time in a row that the Badshah and the Khiladi of Bollywood managed to be in the list. Shah Rukh Khan and Akshay Kumar rank... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/entertainment/report-shah-rukh-khan-akshay-kumar-feature-in-top-10-highest-paid-actors-in-the-world-2248986

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