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Can Modi unshackle Indian genius?

Rajeev Srinivasan on how India has continued to disappoint, but could outdo Singapore one day. In 2007, I wrote about how I had become disappointed by India: We had formal independence, but not......

How the 'secularists' defeated Nitish Kumar

The 'secularists'are more adept at the politics of intense and alarmingly exaggerated fear-mongering, as this kind of politics provides easy votes of Muslims without making them answerable for the......

Two dear friends and a disagreement over Modi

Will the political heat amid this election season draw a wedge between two dear friends? Rediff.com's Swarupa Dutt tries to find out. At the Sonu Dhaba in Rae Bareli, two 22-year-olds seem......

Arithmetic of caste politics will determine Tharoor's fate

'If the Nairs split between Shashi Tharoor and the BJP candidate, O Rajagopal and the Nadars combine with the Leftists and the Christians to vote for the CPI candidate, Bennet Abraham, what would......

Easy to be communal, but being secular is difficult: Akhilesh

Accusing the Bharatiya Janata Party of intentionally raking up communal issues ahead of Lok Sabha elections, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Sunday asked the people not to fall in......

Kerry meets Jaitley; discusses WTO impasse

US Secretary of State John Kerry on Thursday met Finance Minister Arun Jaitley and discussed India's stance on the ongoing WTO's Trade Facilitation Agreement talks which are set to conclude at......

IKEA yet to finalise a location for its India store

At a time when single-brand retail is in the news for a likely rejig in rules, the first biggest company to apply in this category, Sweden-based furniture company IKEA, is still two and a half......

Can 'Toil-o-preneurs' solve India's sanitation woes

On the one had are sanitation oriented social enterprises and on the other are awareness raising campaigns by government, writes Rajni Bakshi. A law that bans toilets where human excreta has......

COLUMN: Food security or dole?

There is a vast grey area between a bill that promises to ensure that no one goes hungry and the political economy of producing food, writes Rajni Bakshi. With the approval of the National Food......

WTO's top post: Who will India support?

India on Thursday said it will support a candidate from a developing country for the top post of the the World Trade Organization (WTO) that is to be decided by the end of May. Commerce and......

'When I am dressed as Palak, my kids are too shy to hug me'

'I love Jhalak and I love Palak. But bringing them together on one platform is way too exhausting,' admits Kiku Sharda. Comic actor Kiku Sharda is finding it very hard......

Raja Sen reviews Dhoom 3: It's dumber than the first two!

Dhoom 3 is a children’s film made for children who’ve never seen a film, writes Raja Sen. Twenty minutes into Dhoom 3, reeling from the assault of cinema so amateurish it’s hard......

Review: Rituparno Ghosh's Satyanweshi disappoints

Rituparno Ghosh's swansong Satyanweshi is a bit of a letdown, according to Indrani Roy.Dear Rituda, You were conspicuous by your absence last evening as I attended the premiere of your much-hyped......

Review: Kick-Ass 2 is one of the worst sequels ever

With run of the mill action sequences and some bad jokes, Kick Ass-2 doesn't live up to the expectation, writes Raja Sen. We all have our vigilante moments. We wish we could don......

Grammies 2013: Winners at a Glance

The 55th annual Grammy Awards ceremony saw some great wins, and some interesting performances by Rihanna, Taylor Swift, Jack White, Sting and Bruno Mars.Here's a quick glance at the winners: Album......

After washout, India desperate to get cracking in Cardiff ODI

Rocked by one controversy after another, India will be hoping the spotlight shifts to the cricketing action as they take on an upbeat England side in the second One-Day International in Cardiff, on......

Dhoni sings praises of Yuvraj's 'perfectly paced innings'

Yuvraj Singh’s 60-run knock against Australia was just what he needed to regain his confidence, India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni said on Sunday. - Yuvraj finds form as India pile......

'It's hard to believe my wonderful journey is coming to an end'

In his long and illustrious career Sachin Tendulkar was a man of few words, and even fewer emotions. However, even as he retired from international cricket he could neither hold back his emotions......

Falcao holds PSG and Ibra to frustrating draw

Radamel Falcao answered Zlatan Ibrahimovic's early opening goal for Paris St Germain with a quick equaliser for a 1-1 draw that kept Monaco top of Ligue 1 on Sunday. Ibrahimovic put the......

We need to be patient with our openers: Dhoni

Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni has said that the new ODI rules may have a role in thecontinuous no-show of the openers but expects them to adapt to the changed regulations for the good of the......

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Shunmugham
Q. All failures in LOVE, are due to PEOPLE failing, mainly because of the interference of MIND and EGO, and of course the ignorance of the ways of love! Love NEVER fails, nor is it BLIND, only lovers fail because of their blindness!Any com?
Shunmugham:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/all-failures-in-love-are-due-to-people-failing-mainly-becaus/22621806/answers/

Shunmugham
Q. I am really trying to walk the path of the ruby ray (the path of divine love), but I get confused about how to be true to myself without being selfish. How can I know if I'm being selfish?
Shunmugham:  A. I am really trying to walk the path of the ruby ray (the path of divine love), but I get confused about how to be true to myself without being...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/i-am-really-trying-to-walk-the-path-of-the-ruby-ray-the-path/22621806/answers/17476910

PaanchPrann
Q. How to write a song ?
PaanchPrann:  A. This can be one of the most difficult tasks in songwriting - getting started! And it's also one of the most important because if you start well,...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/how-to-write-a-song-/17476501/answers/17092052

Nikhil
Q. According to Swiss Banking Association report of 2006...\"Dishonest Indians\" have stashed away some US Dollars 1,456 Billions. This is more than all the money deposited there by the rest of the world combined.
Nikhil:  A. That is because everyone is just after the nation's jugular. This happens because everyone is desperate to grab everyone else's pubic hair in...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/according-to-swiss-banking-association-report-of-2006...quot/17068016/answers/17172460

QueSera Sera
Q. Many a times I thought that India is too democratic a country with unlimited freedom expression / action which is really standing in the way of nations security / progress. Little more authoritarian rule with more stringent rules (like that in Singapore) is really needed to solve many of the complex problems we are facing today. Your views?
QueSera Sera:  A. Singapore is like a city state/nation. Very small and easy to govern. India is one of the big nations of the world, in fact, a subcontinent....... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/many-a-times-i-thought-that-india-is-too-democratic-a-countr/17168863/answers/16861498

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ODIs allow us to express ourselves

Calcutta: After the Test series debacle, Mahendra Singh Dhoni could finally heave a sigh of relief after India registered a 133-run win in the... ...

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How social media silences debate

The Internet might be a useful tool for activists and organisers, in episodes from the Arab Spring to the Ice Bucket Challenge. But over all, it... ...

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Passport Restored, Lalit Modi Takes to Twitter

Former Indian Premier League (IPL) Commissioner Lalit Modi took to twitter 'big time' today after the Delhi High Court ordered the restoration of... ...

http://www.outlookindia.com/news/article/Passport-Restored-Lalit-Modi-Takes-to-Twitter/857367
Samsung low-profile heir poised to succeed father

Workers were told to park behind the plant because their ugly cars would offend the leader's eyes. Mints were placed in bathrooms lest anyone's... ...

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