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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,......

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......

'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......

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......

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......

Birthday Special: Dilip Kumar's Top 25 Films

Here's celebrating Dilip Kumar by re-visiting his best movies.  Dilip Kumar. The name evokes a myriad of images and every single one is iconic. From his mischievous smile that rejoices in......

'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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Sharmila Bose
Q. There is nothing called Mossad Intelligence.. nor British Jews..Mossad operation is designed at Buckingham Palace by British RoyalsYour views.
Sharmila Bose:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/there-is-nothing-called-mossad-intelligence..-nor-british-je/28053417/answers/

Damodar Biswal
Q. Modi's Independence Day message to Pakistan: we fought jointly against the British Raj.Now time to fight against poverty. How do u like this message?
Damodar Biswal:  A. Buckingham Palace works on the lines of Khalsas. Its Khalsas who advice The Crown there. Jews are the Khalsas. They rule the world. Raj karega Khalsa! more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/modis-independence-day-message-to-pakistan-we-fought-jointly/27747900/answers/28053433

babu ji
Q. Will kejrisir become next CAG of India
Babu Ji:  A. Message is good but Pakistan being what it is, it will go over their head - no effect. At a time when everybody thought relations are improving,...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/will-kejrisir-become-next-cag-of-india/27441781/answers/27747914

  Web results for British Raj
Indian tunes dominate Beating the Retreat

New Delhi: Tunes by Indian musicians, foot-tapping drumbeats and calming chimes reverberated the air as the imposing Rashtrapati Bhavan lit up at... ...

http://english.manoramaonline.com/news/nation/indian-tunes-dominate-beating-the-retreat.html
Partition through the looking glass

The India Office Records section of the British Library, London, is perhaps the most interesting place to be for anyone wishing to know how the... ...

http://www.thehindubusinessline.com/opinion/partition-through-the-looking-glass/article6835256.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
Ayushmann Khurrana's Hawaizaada Tax Free In UP!

Film Hawaizaada, directed by the debutant Vibhu Puri, starring Ayushmann Khurrana, Mithun Chakraborty and Pallavi Sharda has been made tax free in... ...

http://www.24dunia.com/english/entertainment/showgroup/20325566.html
'Bend it like Beckham' film-maker Gurinder Chadha meets PM Narendra Modi

Mumbai: Indian-origin British filmmaker Gurinder Chadha, who is in the country to scout for locations for her upcoming film on Partition, met Prime... ...

http://www.deccanchronicle.com/150129/entertainment-hollywood/article/bend-it-beckham-film-maker-gurinder-chadha-meets-pm-narendra
Lucky charms, unlucky victims

Comment · print · T T T+· T- Frauds, some extending to lakhs of rupees, lurk behind the antiques business The love for antiques is... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/kerala/lucky-charms-unlucky-victims/article6833156.ece?ref=tpnews

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