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Navdip Dhariwal: BBC's voice out of India

A UK born Indian is celebrating her appointment as the BBC's first ever ethnic Indian staff reporter appointed to New Delhi.British Jews are regularly sent out to report from Israel, but Navdip......

The parachute who came to cover the biggest election in history

Two whole weeks after he landed on his feet in unfamiliar territory, Patrick Ward records what it is to be a parachute journalist in the chaos called India. Illustration: Uttam......

Is India-Sri Lanka fishing row nearing an end?

Sri Lanka’s signals -- that it is ready for ‘joint fishing’ initiatives -- and Tamil Nadu fishermen’s sticking to commitments have paved the way for a negotiated settlement......

Mark Tully's birth certificate located by KMC

Mark Tully, the BBC correspondent in India for nearly half a century, must be happy that at 78 his birth certificate has been located from Raj era archives by the Kolkata Municipal Corporation.......

Mark Tully denies writing hate content on Sonia

Veteran journalist Sir Mark Tully today described as "totally false" an e-mail circulating in the cyber space in his name attacking Congress President Sonia Gandhi  "I am very concerned about......

Sardesai, Ghose quit Network18 Group

Rajdeep Sardesai, editor-in-chief, CNN-IBN, and wife Sagarika Ghose, deputy editor, IBN18, quit after nine years. The churn continues at Network18 Group, in the middle of a takeover by Reliance......

TV owners might have to pay licensing fee

Television owners might have to again shell out a licence fee- this time to fund state-owned Prasar Bharati, which runs Doordarshan and All India Radio, if a government committee has its way. The......

Has UPA killed the India growth story?

India growth story has been deeply hurt by a suffocating bureaucracy and a workforce, which is 'unskilled'.Steven Rattner, is popularly known as the Car Czar of Obama Administration. This is......

Prasar Bharati to sue TAM next week

Government-owned Prasar Bharati, the country's largest broadcaster, had decided to sue the Television Audience Measurement (TAM) agency, citing an alleged inaccurate representation of data on......

UK bank reverts call centre from India

Financial major Santander has announced that it is closing its call centres in India and bringing it back to the UK since it was the main demand of its customers. It is the second British company......

'Ruth Prawer Jhabvala is simply a genius'

Aseem Chhabra remembers Oscar-winning author Ruth Prawer Jhabvala, who together with filmmakers Ismail Merchant and James Ivory, brought many a quiet, gentle tale to life. The late Ismail......

Meet the National award winning lyricist of I AM

For a long time, Amitabh Bhattacharya, 35, couldn't believe he had won the 59 National Award for Best Lyrics for the number, Agar Zindagi, from Onir's I Am. Goggle-eyed, he kept confirming and......

Why we owe Top Gear an apology

Raja Sen, a Top Gear fan, points out that the problem with the show's Indian edition wasn't the host's political incorrectness, but the fact that it lacked its characteristic bite.Let me first......

'Devsaab's last words: I'm going to London but will return soon'

Three years after his parents died, Sam Dhaliwal left Delhi and settled down in Mumbai. An ardent fan of Dev Anand, the 47-year-old walked into the legend's office and became close friends with his......

Meet your hosts for Oscar 2011

Get your low down on what's happening in the world of Hollywood, right here! James Franco and Anne Hathaway will be co-hosting the 83rd Academy Awards, according to the organisers.   As per......

Pietersen's England career over after squad omission

Kevin Pietersen's brilliant and controversial international career ended on Tuesday as the fallout from England's woeful Ashes campaign claimed the scalp of one of the country's most mercurial......

No Bahrain GP this year, says Ecclestone

This year's re-scheduled Bahrain Formula One Grand Prix cannot go ahead because of the situation in the country and opposition from teams, commercial supremo Bernie Ecclestone said on......

'Incredible India' floors world media with dazzling CWG opening

"India has arrived" this summed up the international media comments on the dazzling opening ceremony of the Commonwealth Games in New Delhi on Sunday. -Commonwealth Games Newspapers in two major......

'Delhi Commonwealth Games was doomed from start'

Legendary American athlete Michael Johnson joined the chorus of renowned sports persoanlities who have criticised the preparation of the upcoming Commonwealth Games in Delhi by saying they were......

Team Scotland boss criticises Delhi Games

Team Scotland boss Jon Doig has criticised the Delhi Commonwealth Games organisers, saying the athletes have been let down by them as the Village is not upto the mark and there are things yet to be......
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Vivek:  A. The Persians drank syrups cooled with snow called (fruit ice in Arabic, thus the derivation of sherbet, sorbet and sorbetto). In 400 BC, Persians...... more

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Q. according to BBC Weather Delhi\\\'s Temperature is 8 digree c
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Q. While speaking a language (english/hindi/any) - Why are regional accents made fun of? Is there any such thing as a perfect accent to speak a language?
Ayaz:  A. Sumitha, this question has its nagging feeling all the way from the day of starting learning any other language other than mother tongue. Even in...... more

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The big show

It's not the downpour Vikas Gowda feared, it was the annoyingly trickling drizzle at Hampden Park. Likewise, it was not that the 69 giant was wary... ...

http://indianexpress.com/article/sports/sport-others/the-big-show/
Traffic police installs booth

Bangalore shutdown over rapes hits normal life | Ban e-rickshaws, orders Delhi High Court | Trap corrupt cops, Kejriwal to autorickshaw drivers |... ...

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Angry Alex Dowsett storms to time trial gold

In the absence of England's Olympic time trial champion Bradley Wiggins, who opted to compete in the track events, the 25-year-old Dowsett swept... ...

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Deputy NSA Nehchal Sandhu resigns

Humid Thursday, rain likely Friday | Sonia, Manmohan refute allegations by Natwar Singh | Petrol, bulk diesel, non-subsidised LPG rates cut |... ...

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Enrich your weekend by celebrating textiles and visiting West End

DELHI Art and crafts Multi-layered expressions: Art Alive Gallery presents The Great Outdoors, a solo exhibition by Nayanaa Kanodia. Her works... ...

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