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Charles Dicken's letter calling dad 'jackass' to fetch 3k

English writer Charles Dickens branded his own father a "jackass" for his recklessness with money, according to a newly discovered letter.The 172-year-old, unpublished letter is expected to sell......

Thank you for all the stories, Mr Dickens!

Folks, pick up a Charles Dickens' classic today. What better way to wish the Great Man on his 200th Birthday! Today is the 200th birth anniversary of one of the greatest storytellers of all......

Churchill 'pigheaded', Dickens 'arrogant'

Britain's prime minister during World War II, Winston Churchill, was "pigheaded", 19th century writer Charles Dickens was "arrogant" while noted philosopher Karl Marx was a "difficult" person who......

Here all in silence, let them sleep their sleep

Right in the midst of bustling Kolkata lies what might be the most prominent population of Britons in India.Vaihayasi Pande Daniel/Rediff.com walks through the South Park Street Cemetery. IMAGE:......

Can Rahul give the Congress a winning idea for Election 2014?

'Some in the Congress believe the party should, somewhat brazenly, claim the cause of fighting corruption as its own. But the Congress's idea of fighting corruption is nothing but tinkering with......

Highs and lows mark 2010 India

It is difficult to describe India in 2010 without invoking Charles Dickens. The year that will be over this Friday has seen the best of times, as also the worst of times. If the economy revived......

The pain of innovation

The power to cause societal pain, at least to some segments of society, is intrinsic to the nature of technological innovation, says Ajit Balakrishnan. Whenever the talk about innovation bubbles up......

Indian tycoon seals hotel deal at London's Old Scotland Yard

The Kerala-born businessman is the latest in a slew of foreign buyers who have shaken off mounting fears of a 'Brexit' from the European Union Indian tycoon Yusuffali M A (bottom, left) has sealed......

Narayana Murthy on how to be a successful entrepreneur

If you want to succeed in the marketplace today, you have to bring differentiation: N R Narayana Murthy N R Narayana Murthy, founder-chairman of Infosys Technologies, has had his share of failure.......

Tattered infrastructure: How Indian cities can become world class!

It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the age of wisdom, it was the age of foolishness, it was the epoch of belief, it was the epoch of incredulity, it was the season of......

Top 25 Bollywood Scenes That Made Us Cry

Cinema has the incredible power to dictate our emotions. Moreover, like the great Charles Dickens once said, 'We need never be ashamed of our tears.' And so when a viewer connects with a character......

First look: Emraan Hashmi as Mohammad Azharuddin

The top posts on social media from your favourite Bollywood celebrities: Cricketer Mohammad Azharuddin celebrates his 53rd birthday today and Emraan Hashmi had a surprise in store for him.......

Anushka Sharma shoots for Sultan

The top posts on social media from your favourite Bollywood celebrities: Anushka Sharma has started shooting for Salman Khan-starrer Sultan. She posted a picture on Instagram, above, and wrote:......

First look: Katrina, Aditya and Tabu in Fitoor

The top posts on social media from your favourite Bollywood celebrities: The trailer of Fitoor has been unveiled, and director Abhishek Kapoor took to Twitter to share a series of posters from the......

Aishwarya, Tabu, Kajol, Shilpa: Hotties in 40s!

Bollywood's women seem to become prettier as they age. In fact, the 40s brigade is gorgeous and really, ageless. Take a look, and we're sure you'd agree.    Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, 42......

'On form pick Yuvi ahead of Sourav'

In the first of a series of weekly chats on cricket, Prem Panicker appeared on the rediff Chat at 1300 EDT/1000 PDT. Following is a transcript of the chat.Also see Prem's blog:......
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Tabu makes compares Sultan actor Salman Khan and Ajay Devgn

Salman Khan and Ajay Devgn are two of the biggest superstars of Bollywood. Actress Tabu has revealed some similarities between the two stars.... ...

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Im not proud to confess this, but flying thousands of miles and then lining up to visit a museum doesnt do much for me. To your right, ladies and... ...

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Katrina Kaif, Too School For Cool? Says 'Nobody Liked' Her

Actress Katrina Kaif said that nobody liked her when she was in school. "I was always a shy Cancerian child. I really didn't speak to anyone. I... ...

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