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Modi's Mahatma act in Mumbai: Vote for India

Comparing Congress’s rule since Independence with that of the British Raj’s divide and rule policy, projecting the Bharatiya Janata Party as the only answer to the ills of corruption,......

Now, mosquitoes that do not cause malaria

When Sir Ronald Ross, a British Raj army surgeon working in Hyderabad, proved in 1897 that mosquitoes could transmit malaria, it promised a new era in humanity's battle with the devastating......

The fake freedom fighter racket

When India was freed of the British Raj 60 years back, none of our leaders may have even thought that they would have to deal with the problem of fake freedom fighters.The fake freedom fighter......

'The twenty-first century is India's to lose'

After the wave of nostalgic books on the British Raj in recent years and on Indian philosophy in an earlier era, it is now fashionable to write futuristic books on India. Curiosity about the secret......

British Raj was beneficial: PM

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Friday acknowledged the "beneficial consequences" of British colonial rule like "free press, constitutional government, professional service, modern universities......

How realtors have profited from rising India, China

In the days of the Raj, the British and the maharajas used to retreat from the hot and humid capitals of Calcutta, Delhi, Bombay, Bangalore, and Madras and head for the hills. They created a......

'Commander of British Empire' award for Raj Loomba

Leading NRI entrepreneur Raj Loomba received the 'Commander of the British Empire' award from Prince Charles in recognition of his charity work at a colourful ceremony at Buckingham Palace in......

India risk too high for overseas insurers

During the British Raj, foreign insurance companies operating in India only wrote policies for foreign nationals because the risk profile of Indians was high. Fifty-five years after Independence,......

Will Arun Jaitley present an innovative Budget?

The FM could scrap the secrecy around tax rates and exempt the tax dept from revenue collection targets, notes A K Bhattacharya. Image: Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Finance Minister......

Has Dunlop left its best days behind?

Dunlop's journey from dominance to dereliction is a reflection of India's business history over the past 40 years. Image: Dunlop tyre. Photograph: Alexander Kaiser/Wikimedia Commons Dunlop is......

Read this before you watch Elizabeth

Before the British Raj, before hill-stations and the Jallianwala Bagh Massacre, before Gandhi and an empire on which 'the sun never set' -- there was Queen Elizabeth I of England. She ruled for......

'I was told Yash Chopra and Mumtaz were 'just friends.' That wasn't the truth!'

'All the pretty actresses made me jealous. Yash would pay them a lot of attention. Later, I got used to it because for Yash, his family was also very important.' 'Shah Rukh and I have a very good......

Gurinder Chaddha starts casting for her next film, in India

Bend It Like Beckham director Gurinder Chadha will be in Mumbai soon to finalise the cast of her next film, tentatively entitled The Viceroy’s House. The film will chronicle the......

Ayushmann Khurrana: Best part about being an actor is...

'...That you don’t have to introduce yourself. You don’t have to carry a visiting card,' Ayushmann Khurrana tells Patcy N/ Rediff.com. We still know him as the Vicky Donor actor. But......

Remembering Geeta Bali: Hindi cinema's Little Ms Sunshine

We commemorate the vivacious Geeta Bali through 10 of her best works on her 50th death anniversary.Geeta Bali’s name evokes blithe imagery. Her unswerving curls, chirpy eyes and pixie smile......

'BCCI conveniently bends the rules to suit itself'

Former cricketer-turned-MP Kirti Azad tells Rediff.com’s Manu Shankar that Narayanaswami Srinivasan is equally responsible for the mess in Indian cricket, even if he is not involved. A......

Paes, Gopichand get Padma Bhushan; Yuvraj Padma Shri

Tennis star Leander Paes and badminton player-turned-coach Pullela Gopichand were selected for the prestigious Padma Bhushan award while cricketer Yuvraj Singh was among seven sportspersons named......

I am shocked and upset at the BCCI decision: Kundra

Rajasthan Royals’ co-owner Raj Kundra has come out with an official statement, shortly after he was suspended by the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Monday on charges of......

Kundra appoints Majeed Memon to defend him

Rajasthan Royals’ co-owner Raj Kundra, who is facing accusations of betting in the Indian Premier League matches, has appointed noted criminal lawyer Majeed Memon to defend his case. Delhi......

Players got bookies to Rajasthan Royals parties, Kundra tells police

Delhi police sources say that they would question Raj Kundra again and have told him not to leave the country, reports Vicky NanjappaRaj Kundra, one of the owners of the Indian Premier League......
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'We could celebrate Sensex at 50k by 2017'

By Manish Chokhani A moment comes, which comes but rarely in history, when we step out from the old to the new, when an age ends, and when the... ...

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Beauty unleashed

Indians are navel-gazers when it comes to cinema. We are devoted mainly to ourselves, our cinema, which is rich and varied enough. It is... ...

http://www.mid-day.com/articles/beauty-unleashed/16026181
9 Indian Princesses Disney Should Totally Make Movies About

Disney princesses have been the protagonists of several movies and have been those interesting characters who are more than just beautiful faces.... ...

http://www.indiatimes.com/culture/who-we-are/9-indian-princesses-disney-should-totally-make-movies-about-230568.html
Rail museum to be inaugurated today

Comment · print · T T T+· T- A portrait depicting the introduction of a train on display at the rail museum in Tiruchi. At right, the... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/Tiruchirapalli/rail-museum-to-be-inaugurated-today/article6930990.ece
Too Big to Tame, Rogue Banks Merrily Defy International Laws

During the international financial crisis a few years ago, some Wall Street behemoths that were involved in the shenanigans managed to convince... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/columns/Too-Big-to-Tame-Rogue-Banks-Merrily-Defy-International-Laws/2015/03/01/article2691714.ece

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