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6 Indians in Commonwealth literary prize shortlists

Six Indian writers, including Jahnavi Barua and Rahul Bhattacharya, figure in the shortlists of the 2012 Commonwealth Book and Short Story Prizes. Barua, for her novel 'Rebirth', Bhattacharya for......

A diplomat ahead of his times

'His negotiations with Idi Amin and his men for compensation for the Indians, who left Uganda, were particularly tough. Apparently, Amin warned him that the body of the British negotiator, who came......

Tainted Kalmadi, Ashok Chavan and Koda want tickets for their wives

Laying down a host of criterion for the selection of candidates for the coming Lok Sabha elections, Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi has made it known that no tainted leader will be given......

Indian origin woman banker arrested in UK anti-terror raid

The UK Metropolitan Police's Counter Terrorism Command has arrested an Indian origin woman banker in connection with an anti-terrorism case. Kuntal Patel, employed at the Barclays Bank in......

A foreign hand behind Operation Bluestar? Tell us the truth: Arun Jaitley

Recently declassified documents reveal that the Indian government wanted to invade the sacred precincts of the Golden Temple even if it hurt national interest, says senior Bharatiya Janata Party......

It's time to audit the Commonwealth Games

Allegations of corruption in construction and procurement need to be investigated and all those responsible brought to book, says B G Verghese. With the Commonwealth Games behind us,the time has......

UK keen to invest in Bengal, Cameron invites Mamata to London

Prime Minister David Cameron assured British investment in West Bengal at a meeting with Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, who was invited by him to visit the UK."The meeting was very constructive......

Indian tourists cancel Turkey plans

Nearly 30 per cent travellers from India to Turkey, a fast-growing tourism market, have cancelled their bookings for the summer season, according to tour operators, following civil unrest there.......

Flagship schemes: CAG to go public with reports

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh may not be happy with the way the apex auditor of the country, Comptroller and Auditor General of India, goes public with its findings, but the office of the CAG is......

Budget 2011-12: All about corporate tax

Bringing some cheer to the industry, Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee on Monday lowered the surcharge tax limit on corporate tax to 5 per cent from 7.5 per cent, even while marginally raising the......

Review: O Teri is a sham about scams

From snatches of dialogue (about adulterated cement) to plot-points (about disappearing corpses), even lifting bits of the background score to try and underscore its salutation, O Teri borrows......

Indian men paddlers in final

India upset formidable Nigeria to book a berth in the men's team table tennis final at the 18th Commonwealth Games in Melbourne, on Sunday.Silver medallist at the last Games in Manchester, Nigeria,......

Sports Shorts: Jankovic, Errani bow out in Charleston

Second-seeded Serbian Jelena Jankovic and third seed Sara Errani of Italy were both bundled out of the Family Circle Cup in Charleston on Friday in gripping quarter-final upsets. Rising Canadian......

Saina, Sindhu, Srikanth book semis berths

Top shuttlers Saina Nehwal and P V Sindhu and national champion K Srikanth continued their rampaging run with contrasting victories to reach the semi-finals of the $120,000 Syed Modi International......

Boxing World C'ships: Sumit, Vikash in pre-quarters, Mandeep bows out

Olympian Sumit Sangwan (81kg) and Vikash Malik (60kg) fought through intense bouts to enter the pre-quarterfinals but Mandeep Jangra (69kg) bowed out after a stiff second-round contest on a mixed......

Vijender out of Worlds; Shiva, Nanao in pre-quarters

India's top boxer Vijender Singh was knocked out after an intense second-round contest on a day of mixed fortunes for India that saw Shiva Thapa and comeback-man Nanao Singh punch their way in to......

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Q. should manmohan singh become PM again?
Azam Khan:  A. yes.Lets see the Resume of this person:-RESUMEEDUCATION /Qualification:Stood first in BA (Hons), Economics, Panjab University, Chandigarh,1952;...... more

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Q. What is most famous place in Karol Bagh?
Rishab:  A. Karol Bagh real estate caters to all the classes and is well connected to all other parts of Delhi-South, West, North and East. Surrounded by Patel...... more

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Q. Full foam of CWG ?
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sweety
Q. Initially Commonwealth games budget was 150 crores, now it become 30000 crores, a book was released. Common V/s Wealth yesterday regarding this. Your views pl.
Sweety:  A. it is better not to have any views . all people managing the show ( supposed to ) are too lazy to work and too fast to make black money out of this...... more

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Kadam-Paigude in a war of words

Pune: Congress Lok Sabha candidate Vishwajeet Kadam has lashed out at the Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS), accusing it of resorting to 'dirty... ...

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Birmingham Museum of Art to Open Renovated African Galleries

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