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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,......

Once upon a time in India Inc...

The list of corporations publishing biographies has lengthened steadily as companies have realised the effectiveness of story telling as a brand building tool. Kanika Datta investigates the......

Arun Jaitley's Budget firsts

Going by the number of changes Mr Jaitley’s next Budget is likely to see, he will go down in the history of Budget-making as the finance minister who ushered in the largest number of changes......

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......

Tim Pigott-Smith could never leave India behind

Tim Pigott-Smith hated the natives in The Jewel in the Crown, but went back a lover of India at the end of the four-month shoot.India not only gave him a career-defining role but touched him in......

'I speak better Hindi than Mumbaikers'

'I would get a rejection everyday. I used to give five-six auditions sometimes and would get disheartened. After so many rejections, I have finally managed to do what I like.' Meet Ek Aastha......

Phillauri review: Anushka shines in soul but not spirit!

Despite having many opportunities, Phillauri isn't able to make full use of them, feels Sukanya Verma. In my encounters of ghosts on screen, I’ve known quite a variety -- fierce,......

10 movie gems from Berlin

Here are Aseem Chhabra's picks -- 'films that mattered to me, entertained me and will stay with me through the year.' With nearly 400 films in several different sections, this year's Berlinale was......

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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Laboratory

Sudeshna Banerjee The National School of Drama has strongly impacted the entertainment industry and serious theatre with its great actors and... ...

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If India reach the finals today, it'll be Mithali Raj vs British Raj#IndvAus #WWC17— Half Baked Humour (@halfbakedhumour) July 20, 2017 A couple of singles each over, but the boundaries have completely dried up.Hard to say whether Australia

If India reach the finals today, it'll be Mithali Raj vs British Raj #IndvAus #WWC17 — Half Baked Humour (@halfbakedhumour) July 20, 2017 A... ...

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Heritage British era community hall in Bengal's Kurseong burnt to ashes

The colonial era Raj Rajeswari hall, burnt down on Wednesday by alleged pro-Gorkhaland activists, was a heritage structure in the heart of northern... ...

http://www.prokerala.com/news/articles/a757954.html
The Mischief Mongers

Sandeep Bamzai As the Indian National Congress dragnet began to swoop down on the Princely States with Jawaharlal Nehru at its vanguard, the Order... ...

http://www.mydigitalfc.com/my-mind/opinion/mischief-mongers
Former Governor General Lord Dalhousie never visited Himachal hill station named after him, claims new book

The over 160-year-old Dalhousie hill station in Himachal Pradesh may have been named after the famous Governor General of India, but strangely Lord... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/india/report-former-governor-general-lord-dalhousie-never-visited-himachal-hill-station-named-after-him-claims-new-book-2504191

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