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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,......

How cow slaughter ban is hurting Indian economy

Deepak Lal looks into the economic origins of cow slaughter bans and their questionable utility In the mid-1960s I and a group of friends from Oxford rented a house from Robert Graves, the poet......

Why 'Make in India', why not Create in India?

  The real issue in India is not between Make or Made/Create in India. We need both.The solution is to create an eco-system where new ideas can flourish and convert themselves into new......

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......

First look: Pooja Hegde as Chaani in Mohenjo Daro

The top posts on social media from your favourite Bollywood celebrities: After Hrithik Roshan, the first look of Pooja Hegde from Ashutosh Gowariker's period film Mohenjo Daro has been released.......

Like the poster of Mohenjo Daro?

The top posts on social media from your favourite Bollywood celebrities: The first official poster of Ashutosh Gowariker’s much-awaited period film Mohenjo Daro is out. Hrithik Roshan shared......

Hrithik Roshan teases fans with Mohenjo Daro poster

Take a look at the Mohenjo Daro poster. Actor Hrithik Roshan has tweeted the motion poster of his much-awaited epic adventure-romance drama, Mohenjo Daro. The poster, which did not......

Sonakshi Sinha holidays in Miami!

The top posts on social media from your favourite Bollywood celebrities: Sonakshi Sinha is currently holidaying in Miamia. She posted a picture on Instagram and wrote: ‘So windy! #soMiami......

Boxer Amir Khan rolls with the punches

Besides fighting Manny Pacquiao, British boxer Amir Khan wants to channel boxing talent in India and Pakistan IMAGE: Boxer Amir Khan poses for photographers during a media day. Photograph: Dave......
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Mark Tully - Quick take

Sir William Mark Tully was born in Tollygunge, British India, in 1935. Son of a British businessman in India, he spent the first nine years in... ...

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Memoirs of a true blue Bengalee

By Sir Surendranath Banerjea Rs 295 Rs 295 Sir Surendranath Banerjea (1848-1925), a foremost political leader of Bengal, dedicated his life to... ...

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Nepali workers in Afghanistan to leave country if security not ensured

Nearly 400 Nepali workers reportedly have been deployed for the security of the British Embassy, diplomatic staffers, and Common Wealth Office in... ...

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Home-grown and in high spirits

Single malts from Indian companies are making their presence felt It's ironical that the bulk of the product known as Indian whisky technically... ...

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