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Beating up an ambassador: This is how Communists are

'Why would the Communists do this?I have three possible answers: One, they are specifically opposed to the Global Education Meet that the ambassador organised.Two, they are beginning to realise......

UK Maoist cult leader Aravindan Balakrishnan jailed for 23 years for raping followers

Aravindan Balakrishnan, a 75-year-old Indian-origin man who ran a secretive extremist Maoist cult in London, was on Friday sentenced to 23 years in jail by a UK court for a string of sexual......

Nobody killed Rohith Vemula

We need to question ourselves if we are to be implicated as well in the institutional murder of Rohith and many other Rohiths, if not bodily but in spirit, because of our complicity in naturalising......

Why has history forgotten this giant?

50 years ago, on January 10, Lal Bahadur Shastri died suddenly in Tashkent. We salute The Gentle Giant on his 50th death anniversary. IMAGE: Prime Minister Lal Bahadur Shastri visits the Lahore......

Indian-origin Maoist cult leader found guilty of rape in UK

A 75-year-old Indian-origin Maoist cult leader was on Friday found guilty of rape, child cruelty and falsely imprisoning his daughter for 30 years by a British court. Aravindan Balakrishnan......

The irony of Modi govt's mega start-up show

Instead of business ideas being the product, it is the wonderful government initiatives and the great startup ecosystem that is the product, notes Debashis Basu. In the mid-1980s, a gentleman......

The man who cost Greece billions

Once again Alexis Tsipras (see left) was struggling to make a decision. For hours on July 13, the Greek prime minister and Europe's leaders had been trying to thrash out a new deal to bail out......

Economic growth: Adding some water to the milk!

In the year since UPA went out, the GDP has grown a mere 0.5 per cent, but this government claims a healthy GDP growth of 7.4 per cent, allowing it to ecstatically claim outpacing China, says Mohan......

'Rajat Gupta's conviction does not mean the end of the Indian story in America'

‘When the news of Gupta tipping Rajaratnam broke, the Establishment, which he had so carefully cultivated during his 40 years in America, quickly moved to distance itself from him. This is......

Old Monk takes a new route

Facebook has innumerable number of pages and groups devoted to it, one of them being COMRADE, an abbreviation for the Council of Old Monk Rum Addicted Drinkers and Eccentrics.While some of the......

Review: Detective Byomkesh Bakshy is a mystery movie that doesn't mystify

Detective Byomkesh Bakshy! stumbles considerably because of its simplistic plotting, says Raja Sen.Byomkesh Bakshi -- or, if we go with the spelling picked out by director Dibakar Banerjee, Bakshy......

Raja Sen: Why Ben Affleck will make a GOOD Batman

The SuperBat movie could be a massive letdown, but it won't be because of Ben Affleck, believes Raja Sen. My, you'd think he'd married Batman. The conjoined-celebrity nickname is reserved usually......

Review: Matru Ki Bijlee Ka Mandola is absurdly great

Raja Sen feels Matru Ki Bijlee Ka Mandola has enough substance to warrant repeated viewings.Without warning, there is an accident. Then, a flashback: to ten minutes earlier. A flashback which......

This is not an Agneepath review

Suparn Verma salutes the memory of Mukul Anand, who first made AgneepathWhen I came out watching the new Agneepath the one man who stayed with me for hours after the viewing was Rishi Kapoor.Rishi......

Mani is too loud in The Film Star

Paresh C Palicha feels that The Film Star is loud and coarse. Post YOUR reviews here!When the tag-line of a film says 'the story of a real star' you expect a bit of reality in the story or at least......

Why Running is a way of life for Roshni Rai

Roshni Rai, who gathered runners from her native Darjeeling to run the 2012 Mumbai Marathon, discusses her motivations with Laxmi Negi. Roshni Rai won't take anything lying down. Certainly, not......

Selectors asked me to retire after WC: Chanderpaul

Senior West Indies batsman Shivnarine Chanderpaul has alleged that the national selectors had asked him to retire after the World Cup and was dropped from the squad for the ongoing home series......

Cup Camera: Aus extend WC winning streak

Australia skipper Ricky Ponting described his team's 91-run win over Zimbabwe in their World Cup opener as a 'solid' performance. - Scorecard Images "It was not a spectacular performance,......

Subcontinent, ICC pin hope on new-look World Cup

The Cricket World Cup hits the subcontinent on Saturday with an unabashedly biased format favouring marquee teams like India, which seeks to salvage the country's reputation as a capable host of......
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What warriors are up against at Siachen

Quite obviously, if you have seen it all live and felt the frozen chill of the Siachen Glacier, the memory will not leave you in a hurry.... ...

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A Noose Around The BJP's Neck

The BJP wants dalits to accomplish its hindutva agenda but not radical dalits that could spoil its broth. Memorializing Ambedkar or going gaga over... ...

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Shocking survival tales that inspired films

Six days, 40 feet of snow and Indian Army's tireless search for 10 men lost after an avalanche in Siachen. It all ended in a ray of hope when one... ...

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A veil to mask mans folly

My query follows from considerable commotion in India involving the judiciary, the legislature and the executive in recent days over a few Hindu... ...

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From Ramabai to Rohith

11/7/1997 19 years later, a scholar's suicide has reopened old wounds at Ramabai Nagar. Or perhaps they never closed She's 57 and the memory of... ...

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