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Top SA honour for V K Krishna Menon

The South African government has decided to confer 'Order of the Companions of O R Tambo', one of its highest civilian awards, on late diplomat and former Indian defence minister V K Krishna......

'Khushwant Singh was the best friend one could have'

'I had once gone to Kashmir with him and his wife. He would talk to the boatmen, the watchmen, at the dargahs he would ask so many questions. He always had a notebook and would write down......

Exclusive! 'What did you achieve by making an example out of Devyani?'

'Let's talk a bit about minimum and overtime wages, since that is a topic so dear to everyone's heart. After all, critics say that heartless Devyani paid poor Sangeeta neither the minimum wages nor......

Hearing in Keenan-Reuben murder case put off to March 5

An application seeking the transfer of the trial in the sensational Keenan Santos and Reuben Fernandez murder case, filed just days before the trial was to commence before a fast-track court in......

Exclusive! President Mukherjee celebrates Durga Puja

Rediff.com's Indrani Roy was the only journalist to attend President Pranab Mukherjee's ancestral Durga Puja celebrations at Miriti village in West Bengal, and was charmed by the sight of the......

India's food crisis was foretold, but. . .

The food crisis was obvious in July but the government had unrealistic hopes of a good rabi, says Shreekant Sambrani.Pity poor Mr Pawar. The agriculture minister is grilled so badly these days that......

Kaushik Basu tipped for CEA's post

Kaushik Basu, the C Marks Professor of International Studies, professor of economics, and director of the Center for Analytic Economics at Cornell, has been asked informally if he would consider......

Economist Milton Friedman dead

Milton Friedman, winner of the 1976 Nobel Prize for economics passed away on Thursday. The 94-year-old economist was a senior research fellow at the Hoover Institution at Stanford University from......

'Don't be too smart, looking foolish is OK'

In November 1975, a 19-year-old young man was walking down Nariman Point in Mumbai (then Bombay). The grand facade of the Oberoi Hotel impressed him so much that he wanted to stay there at least......

An able companion for the aged

Your sojourn across the seven seas, like every other long journey, starts with a small one step: availing of an insurance cover. This one step ensures that you are in the pink of health, physically......

The Best Oscar 2013 Speech? VOTE!

Most of them can act surprised. But that isn't enough to craft -- or to spontaneously come up with -- a genuinely touching, clever or beautiful acceptance speech. Whose acceptance speech......

Of film festivals and dealing with mortality

Reporting from the recently concluded International Film Festival of Kerala, Rajeev Srinivasan writes about two particularly striking films that were screened at the fest.The 17th International......

Lindsay Lohan goes nude!

Hollywood actress Lindsay Lohan has posed nude for the latest issue of New York magazine, recreating Marilyn Monroe's most famous photo spreads.The Mean Girls star bared all in the latest issue of......

Munnabhai's music rocks

The adorable rogue is back. And this time in even more colourful shirts!Lage Raho Munnabhai, though as speculated, is not a sequel to Munnabhai MBBS, but a new spin off in the same series.......

Pirates: The facts and the fiction

He may be, depending on your point of view, the best or worst pirate in history, but there is no doubt that he is amongthe most entertaining (andfashionable). Yes, Johnny Depp is back for another......

Sania's new partner gets clicking

India's tennis ace Sania Mirza had a new companion during her practice session at the Lal Bahadur Stadium in Hyderabad on Monday. It was her fiancee Mohammad Sohrab Mirza, who kept clicking the......

Popovych wins Tour's 12th stage

Ukrainian Yaroslav Popovych restored some pride for the Discovery Channel team when he led a 115-km breakaway to clinch the 12th stage of the Tour de France over 211.5 kms from Luchon to......

Steve Waugh on his decision to quit

Throughout my playing career I've heard many times that you'll know when it's time to call it a day. They said: "One morning you will just wake up and know instantaneously that you want to retire......

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Nagaraj kurma
Q. Who can create a guilt feeling more easily in others...Genets or Ladies ?
Nagaraj Kurma:  A.  more

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Nagaraj kurma
Q. wat is guru purnima?
Nagaraj Kurma:  A. Guru Purnima is a festival traditionally celebrated by Hindus and Buddhists.On this day, disciples offer puja (worship) or pay respect to their...... more

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sinjinikapoor
Q. People Say human beings created God .Still they Worship and take his name .ajeeb problem ?
Sinjinikapoor:  A. In the Tribal Stage the captain used to keep a strict vigil over the members of his tribe, care for them but also punishing them if he felt that...... more

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azeebdastan
Q. "Should Aabortion be Allowed.".?
Azeebdastan:  A. NOIslam considers life as a sacred gift from God Almighty. No one is allowed to take or stop the life of anyone else except by way of justice or...... more

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Kanha Gokulwasi
Q. After all that liberation, a woman\'s worth is still tied to her level of physical beauty--com plz
Kanha Gokulwasi:  A. As a liberated soul let me assure you that This does not bother us.We rather pity the poor male souls who only look out for a doll for themsevles...... more

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Dhwani Sriranga Prashati award to Prof Shivaprakasha

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Recognition, at last

IN RECOGNITION Guru Sudhakar Sahoo being conferred the Guru Kelucharan Mohapatra Annual Award. TOPICS Guru Sudhakar Sahoo, winner of the Guru... ...

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Hotels & Tourism Newsletter - September 22 to 26, 2014

15:16 IST Mahindra Holidays & Resorts India Ltd (MHRIL), Indias leading leisure hospitality brand, invites children across India to contribute to... ...

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Exit Sachin Tendulkar

Final Test—Exit Sachin Tendulkar: By , Random House India, 288 pages, Rs. 299. Sachin Tendulkar retired from international cricket 10 months... ...

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THE FIRST TEN DAYS OF DHUL HIJJAH

The first ten days of Dhul Hijjah are full of virtues and great blessings. According to a large group of mufassireen (commentators of the Quraan),... ...

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