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There's a rifle aimed at Vivek Murthy

The National Rifle Association aims to shoot down Vivek Murthy’s Senate confirmation as United States Surgeon General, Aziz Haniffa reports The National Rifle Association has set its sights......

Can AAP stop Modi?

Even a 6 percent vote-share would make AAP an important player on the national scene. The key lies in strategically concentrating AAP's vote, especially in the cities, so that it can break......

Priyanka brews winning formula for Congress

Priyanka Gandhi gets into rigorous damage control mode in wake of her party’s eroding popularity ahead of the polls, reports Renu Mittal     Even though the ruling......

'Kejriwal is an honest messiah and the only hope for this country'

Journalist-turned-politician Jarnail Singh, who is known as chappal baba among the Delhi Sikh community for throwing his shoe at former Union home minister P Chidambaram in April 2009, is confident......

Why Congress is now taking the 'battle' out of Delhi

Rahul Gandhi-led Congress is undoubtedly making all efforts to correct the public perception about the party and the ruling alliance but it is proving to be an uphill task. Rediff.com’s......

You're a raja, not an interpreter

When Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee entered the Committee Room in North Block for the empowered group of ministers' meeting on fuel price hike on Monday, he found Communications Minister A Raja......

Food items to weigh less in Wholesale Price Index rejig: Panel

Amid a debate over the consumer price index (CPI) becoming a target on inflation for the Reserve Bank of India (RBI)’s monetary policy, the incumbent inflation barometer — the wholesale......

Cyrus Mistry takes charge of Tata Motors

Following the sudden demise of Tata Motors’ Managing Director Karl Slym, the company on Thursday said, as an interim measure, a corporate steering committee (CSC) would provide oversight for......

We are neither hawks nor doves, we are owls: Rajan

The Reserve Bank brass took to ornithology to explain its policy stance and its intents as it took everyone by surprise with a rate hike on Tuesday. "We are neither hawks, nor doves. We are......

Rigour and risk in RBI's reform push

Government incentives to grow rice and wheat as part of a subsidised food programme for the poor also keep prices high. The biggest overhaul of India's monetary policy in 15 years aims to tackle......

No room for More at team hotel

Selection Committee Chairman Kiran More and his co-selectors V B Chandrasekhar and Bhupinder Singh Sr had to seek alternative accommodation in Margao on Saturday after being turned away from the......

Manohar opposes Shastri's inclusion in BCCI probe panel

There was a lot of drama at the BCCI's emergent working committee meeting in Mumbai on Sunday as an altercation between secretary Sanjay Patel and former president Shashank Manohar led to the......

Russia scrambles to get hotels ready for Sochi Olympics

Large crates of equipment stand unopened outside the entrance to the plush new Swissotel above Sochi as it scrambles to be ready for the start of the Winter Olympics.A bricklayer in a woollen hat......

Who will succeed Andy Flower as England coach?

A host of names have been thrown up in the wake of Andy Flower's decision to stand down as England's team director following the disastrous Ashes campaign in Australia, which they lost 5-0.......

Protest in press room not podium, IOC tells athletes at Sochi Olympics

Athletes at the Winter Olympics in Sochi may be punished for making statements on the podium against Russia's anti-gay laws or human rights record but can do so at news conferences without fear of......

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ankit shivam
Q. serious question : movies based on fictions r never as good as the books they are based upon. I wonder whether it is possible for our film makers to do total justice to the novel in movie adaptation without disturbing d real essence. But without any doubt, it is a tough job. Toughest when you want to satisfy those who loved reading the original story. What do you feel on this?Two questions based on the same theme:a) Which is the best screen adaptation you have seen till now? Why??b) Which is the worst screen adaptation you have seen till now ?
Ankit Shivam:  A.  more

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ankit shivam
Q. serious question : movies based on fictions r never as good as the books they are based upon. I wonder whether it is possible for our film makers to do total justice to the novel in movie adaptation without disturbing d real essence. But without any doubt, it is a tough job. Toughest when you want to satisfy those who loved reading the original story. What do you feel on this?Two questions based on the same theme:a) Which is the best screen adaptation you have seen till now? Why??b) Which is the worst screen adaptation you have seen till now ?
Ankit Shivam:  A. Though you mentioned here just one feature in relation viz. `Movies based on fictions as the books that they are based upon`. What I would like to...... more

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ankit shivam
Q. What is the difference between "abstract noun" & "collective noun" ?
Ankit Shivam:  A. Aconcrete noun names a person, place, or thing that can be perceived by one or more of thesenses (sight, hearing, taste, touch, smell). An abstract...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-the-difference-between-abstract-noun--collective-nou/24945369/answers/20421669

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Judgment day after 700-odd court visits

A decade-long wait for justice with court visits taking up two of those years is set to end on Monday for the family of Sushil Pal, a gynaecologist... ...

http://www.telegraphindia.com/1140421/jsp/calcutta/story_18261805.jsp
Manohar opposes Shastri's inclusion in BCCI probe panel

There was a lot of drama at the BCCI's emergent working committee meeting in Mumbai on Sunday as an altercation between secretary Sanjay Patel and... ...

http://www.rediff.com/cricket/report/manohar-opposes-shastri-inclusion-in-bcci-probe-panel-ipl-fixing/20140421.htm
Vellore, T'Malai to Come Under Poll Security Blanket

Elaborate security arrangements have been put in place for the April 24 Lok Sabha polls in Vellore and Tiruvannamalai districts. Tiruvannamalai... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Vellore-TMalai-to-Come-Under-Poll-Security-Blanket/2014/04/21/article2180645.ece
Traffic solutions aren't always expensive

Common sense prevails, govt bodies come up with cost-effective ways such as including razing or resizing roundabouts to deal with tailbacks... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/mumbai/report-dna-exclusive-traffic-solutions-aren-t-always-expensive-1980389
Festival honoring Lang Co Bay to come

The event under the theme Lang Co- Love Song of Beach Town will be held by the Phu Loc District People's Committee in the coordination with Thua... ...

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