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Mr PM, give us the freedom to achieve economic success

After many false starts, India may well be at the inflexion point that Deng Xiaoping took China to post-1978. The window of opportunity is wide open right now, says Rajeev Srinivasan. IMAGE: Prime......

Suno bhai sadho: Teaching kids through Kabir's bhajans

Originally started in 2003 with a vision to impart value-based education to local kids, the school was closed in 2004 due to financial difficulties. All photographs: Devanik Saha Probably the......

'If con is the opposite of pro then Congress is the opposite of progress'

'Anyone who looks at our proposed amendments without politically-tinted glasses will give us full marks.' 'An isolated India is not in our interest. Just because we are a large country, we cannot......

Devastating 7.9 quake kills over 1,500 in Nepal

People sit with their belongings outside a damaged temple in Bashantapur Durbar Square after a major earthquake hit Kathmandu, Nepal. Photograph: Navesh Chitrakar/Reuters A powerful earthquake......

Full text: What Modi, Obama agreed on

This is the joint statement issued by the ministry of external affairs on the visit of US President Barack Obama to India. Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President Barack Obama assessed the......

India needs more PhDs. Here's why!

The Indian media is full of news these days about the country becoming a knowledge superpower in the 21st century. This rhetoric starts from politicians down to the common man. But every once in a......

India should emerge as global HR capital: Modi

Image: Prime Minister Narendra Modi visiting the exhibition on the National Skill Development Mission, in New Delhi. Photograph, courtesy: PIB     India should emerge as the 'human......

Not a single scandal, is this not Achche Din, asks Modi

'Our future focus will be on women, farmers, the urban poor and on employment.' Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday expressed confidence that reforms measures like the Goods and Services Tax......

Can Indian agriculture adopt the 'Gujarat Model'?

As harbingers of agricultural distress become visible, rest of India can turn to Gujarat for answers on how to address it, rues Rahul Jacob A bumper potato crop in Gujarat coupled with oversupply......

The impending broadband wars

Soon, India will have to deal with the question of whether broadband service providers are 'common carriers', like highways, notes Ajit Balakrishnan.  While we in India are busy fighting over......

'Investing in girls is about the smartest thing you can do'

Over Dosas in Mumbai, Oscar winner Megan Mylan tells Vaihayasi Pande Daniel why she chose India and girl empowerment as the subject of her new documentary. Image: Megan Mylan (centre) with her......

ICC appoints Sachin Tendulkar as ambassador for 2015 World Cup

Sachin Tendulkar poses with the 2011 World Cup trophy. Photograph: Ritam Banerjee/Getty Images Indian cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar, who is the all-time leading run-getter in World Cup history,......

We've bowlers to take 20 Indian wickets, says confident McCullum

New Zealand captain Brendon McCullum says he has the bowlers at his disposal to take 20 Indian wickets, after his double century gave the home side the upper hand in the ongoing first Test, in......

ICC mourn sad demise of Tony Greig

The ICC has offered its deep condolences on the sad demise of former England captain and celebrated commentator Tony Greig, who passed away after losing his battle with lung cancer in Sydney on......

Suresh Saraiya, one of the best-loved radio commentators

Haresh Pandya pays tribute to noted radio commentator Suresh Saraiya, who passed away in Mumbai on Wednesday following a heart attack. July 18, 2012, turned out to be a sad day for Hindi cinema and......

Tendulkar, Malinga loom as big threats for Kochi

After lining up on opposite sides in the memorable World Cup final earlier this month, Sachin Tendulkar and Sri Lankan pacer Lasith Malinga, playing as a combined unit for Mumbai Indians, pose a......
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Sanath Jayasuriya and I were pioneers, nowadays all batsmen are freaks, says Romesh Kaluwitharana

Former Sri Lanka wicketkeeper Romesh Kaluwitharana now runs a boutique hotel in Kalusare. BEFORE T20 cricket, and long before batsmen started... ...

http://indianexpress.com/article/sports/cricket/sanath-jayasuriya-and-i-were-pioneers-nowadays-all-batsmen-are-freaks-romesh-kaluwitharana/
69% of Doctors Say Parents are Completely or Mostly to Blame for Childhood Obesity

SERMO Poll Explores the Causes of One of the World's Biggest Health Challenges NEW YORK , Aug. 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --SERMO, the leading global... ...

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Reservoir dogs and furious rabies

A pile of puppies cower under a parked car. The men grab one, but two escape down the street, forcing them to give chase. Five scrappy adult... ...

http://www.livemint.com/Consumer/T049zOQiphyL2m15lYgKXL/Reservoir-dogs-and-furious-rabies.html
TEXSPIN launches clutch assembly

at 10:23 am | Brand TEXSPIN is synonymous with the clutch technology in the Indian automotive industry, having pioneered the release bearing... ...

http://www.motorindiaonline.in/component/texspin-launches-clutch-assembly/
Rabindranath, Gora and freedom

There is something about August. There's the 15th, our Independence Day, and also 22she srabon, the death anniversary of a man who lived and died... ...

http://www.thestatesman.com/news/supplements/rabindranath-gora-and-freedom/84512.html

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