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From the Raj to Azadi, how I saw India change

As a child in British India, Bharati Dutt, now 81, lived a privileged and sheltered life in an extended joint family of civil servants, doctors, engineers and Gandhians. Between the ages of seven......

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......

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 Flipkart be Walmart's Waterloo?

'"We want to get the learnings from Flipkart and take it to other parts of the world," Walmart CEO Doug McMillon was quoted as saying.''That is a very large tuition fee for an MBA in a country that......

Time to focus more on inequality than growth

A new study shows that the bottom half of the population enjoyed only 15 per cent of national income in 2013-14, down sharply from 24 per cent in the early 1980s. And, while average incomes over......

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 don't want to work with Sanjay Leela Bhansali'

'You don't need a godfather to protect you from the dangers of Bollywood because nobody will.' Photograph: Kind courtesy Shashank Arora/Instagram You have seen Shashank Arora in Titli, Brahman......

How the multiplex killed Bollywood

'We need more universal films like Dangal, Sultan or Padmavat that work across single screens and multiplexes.'Vanita Kohli-Khandekar reports. IMAGE: Katrina Kaif shoots for Zero, co-starring Shah......

'Because he is Salman, people love everything he does'

'When Sultan released, I got greedy. I decided to make another film with Salman because he gets me a lot of box office.' IMAGE: Katrina Kaif and Salman Khan in Tiger Zinda Hai. After making Mere......

'Bhansali has never been political'

'Politics has risen around Padmavati, but the film has nothing political in it.' IMAGE: Deepika Padukone in Padmavati. Shekhar Kapur believes Sanjay Leela Bhansali did not make Padmavati with an......

Mithali Raj features on BBC's list of most influential women

The British Broadcasting Corporation, the BBC, on Wednesday, named Indian women's cricket team captain Mithali Raj as one of the most influential women in India. Mithali is currently the highest......

Why Indian cricket team still uses British-era logo: CIC to PMO

'Why the BCCI is still using the logo designed by British Raj in 1928 which resembles 90 per cent the symbol of star of India given by British Raj to his loyal princes...' Why is the Indian cricket......

Who will wear the champions' crown at the Australian Open?

Will it be Djoko or Sir Andy?Will it be Serena?Or Simona? Or Svetlana? The tennis season will begin in full swing with the Australian Open commencing on Monday, January 16. The first Grand Slam of......
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Akshay Kumar's Gold trailer to be attached to Ranbir Kapoor's Sanju

Akshay Kumar starrer Gold is creating the right noise with the posters and teasers capturing the attention of the audience. After garnering a... ...

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Kerala CM

Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Monday made it clear that senior police officials won't be allowed to use policemen... ...

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AAP will campaign for BJP in 2019 if...

IMAGE: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, with Deputy CM Manish Sisodia, and cabinet ministers Satyendar Jain and Gopal Rai, stages a 'dharna'... ...

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Will the Supreme Court declare the Aadhaar Act a black law?

Unless the judges factor in the ungovernability of technologies and their beneficial owners, present and future Presidents, prime ministers,... ...

http://www.rediff.com/news/column/will-the-supreme-court-declare-the-aadhaar-act-a-black-law/20180611.htm
Refurbished Congress Seva Dal to counter Sangh hegemony on nationalism

Aiming to regain its weakened contact at the grassroots, the Congress has started rebuilding one of its oldest institutions — the Seva Dal... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/india/report-refurbished-congress-seva-dal-to-counter-sangh-hegemony-on-nationalism-2623757

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