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How long will we turn a blind eye to the Maoists?

Association For Protection of Democratic Rights member and civil rights activist Sujato Bhadro has his hands full these days.Bhadro, along with other APDR members, are busy appealing to the state......

President launches website for the blind

President A P J Abdul Kalam launched a special website for visually challenged people at the Rashtrapati Bhavan on Wednesday. Nine students from the National Blind Association School in Delhi......

'What we did for the environment has been undone by the new govt'

Image: Jairam Ramesh with his new book, Green Signals. 'This is not a Sanjay Baru or Natwar Singh type of book. It's not a memoir. It's not a book to reveal conversations, real or imaginary. This......

India needs N-tech, not reactors, Modi must tell Obama

The government must justify why we need to buy foreign reactors when we have developed up to 700 MWe unit-size pressurised heavy water reactors, a design which can be easily extended to 900 to......

Did the US turn a blind eye to the Taliban till...

Pakistani journalist Hamid Mir's remarks about Benazir Bhutto, Robin Raphel and the Taliban, published in the Indian Express newspaper some weeks ago, Kolkata's The Telegraph newspaper reported on......

Now the blind too can work in BPOs

A new technology now allows visually challenged to work shoulder to shoulder with people in the BPO industry.The technology NEIL (Navigation and Expert Interaction Logic) offers visually challenged......

A unique 'dark' restaurant-theatre run by the blind

Image: A unique dining experience. Photograph: Reuters. Image used for representation only. Darkness pervades India's first 'Seeing in Dark' restaurant-theatre built in the......

Once a hotspot, Tamil Nadu's electronics sector in doldrums

Image: An employee assembles a computer on the production line at a Dell factory in Sriperumbudur Taluk, in Tamil Nadu. Photograph: Babu/Reuters   Tax problems and unfavourable WTO......

'New breed' Indian Diaspora has its heart in the right place

Indians all over the US are going beyond being human and are learning to be humanitarian and expand their philanthropy activities finds Ajailiu Niumai. 'The raising of extraordinarily large sums of......

'Rajat Gupta's conviction does not mean the end of the Indian story in America'

‘When the news of Gupta tipping Rajaratnam broke, the Establishment, which he had so carefully cultivated during his 40 years in America, quickly moved to distance itself from him. This is......

Review: Broken Horses is a pale version of Parinda

For those who haven't watched Parinda, Broken Horses could perhaps be a moving, serious watch. But for those who have already been blown away by Chopra's original, Broken......

He risks his life for the stars!

'I was Mukesh Rishi's body double in Aashiq. In one scene, he is chasing Bobby Deol, and he breaks through a glass, falls off a building and lands on a pandal.' 'I had to jump from the ninth......

'If I have to compete, I might as well compete with God'

'I want people to get into the habit of paying money to see Marathi films. Otherwise, how will Marathi cinema earn revenue like Rs 100 crore?' Shreyas Talpade asks Prasanna D Zore/ Rediff.com......

Kal Penn: I would love to shoot five Bollywood films simultaneously

'...But my strong suit will not be dancing,' Kal Penn tells Vaihayasi Pande Daniel/Rediff.com, in the concluding part of the interview. Part I of the interview: 'I'm not related to......

PIX: A K Hangal's Most Memorable Roles

Character actors are like nails and bolt without whose support a film would fall apart. Their roles might not be as lengthy or high-profile as the leading players but these are the characters that......

Bedi lauds J&K players, says Rasool should be in World Cup squad

Parvez Rasool. Photograph: BCCI 'An off-spinner who can bat. He is by far the best off-spinner that the country has at the moment and a brilliant tonker' Proud of seeing Jammu and Kashimir......

Courage beyond Compare: Beating disability to become champions

  Book cover: Courage beyond Compare. Courage Beyond Compare, as the name suggests, is all about Indian paralympic sports stars who despite physical disability battled the odds to become......

NYC marathon will proceed as planned: Bloomberg

The New York City Marathon, one of the premier US distance-running events, will take place as planned on Sunday, Mayor Michael Bloomberg said on Wednesday night, as the city struggles to recover......

Ramsay takes three-shot lead at Hero Indian Open

Richie Ramsay of Scotland birdied four of his closing five holes as he raced into a three-shot lead at the halfway stage of the Hero Indian Open on Friday. The overnight co-leader fired a second......

Allow Dow Olympic 'redemption': Gagan Narang

Shooter Gagan Narang became the first Indian athlete to say Dow Chemical should be allowed to be a sponsor of the 2012 London Games even though the Indian Olympic Association wants the organisers......
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State Bank of India commits itself to financial inclusion

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Appeals court hears arguments on Obama immigration action

Demonstrators, led by the New Orleans Worker Center for Racial Justice and the Congress … Ebenyn Roca, 9, of Miami, holds an American flag... ...

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The People Of The Fallout

Radiation Village? Khetolai is the village lying closest to the Pokhran nuclear test site Villagers, mostly Bishnois, say there are many cases... ...

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US FDA approves Alcon's new multifocal intraocular lens, AcrySof IQ ReSTOR +2.5 D IOL to treat cataract patients

Alcon, the global leader in eye care and a division of Novartis, has received approval from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its... ...

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High Court asks 'PK' makers to file response on plea alleging plagiarism

The Rajkumar Hirani-directed film, which raises questions about religion and people's blind faith in godmen, was released in December 2014. It was... ...

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