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Noted author and journalist Khushwant Singh dies at 99

Noted author and journalist Khushwant Singh, one of the finest Indian writers in English in contemporary times, died in Delhi on Thursday at the age of 99. The veteran writer, who was ill, passed......

Exclusive Amit Shah Interview: People are waiting to vote for Modi

To say that he is one of the most controversial figures in contemporary Indian politics is an understatement. Former Gujarat minister of state for home Amit Shah, who is out on bail on grave......

A 360-degree look at contemporary China

There are very few authoritative and knowledgeable Indian writers who have a deep insight into Chinese strategic thinking and the internal dynamics within China. That is why China Unveiled:......

'Cats and writers are both completely off their heads'

'The cruelty to animals only reflects the modern, urban Indian contempt for any creatures -- animal or human -- who are voiceless and powerless and unable to fight back,' novelist Nilanjana Roy......

India is changing, but our success is not inevitable: Rahul

The opening speech Congress General Secretary Rahul Gandhi gave while chairing the Rajiv Gandhi Institute of Contemporary Studies' 20th anniversary lecture -- Globalisation, Justice and Rights,......

47% of Indian employees content with their leaders

Around 47 per cent of Indian employees are satisfied with their management's leadership style, according to the Kelly Global Workforce Index survey. According to the survey titled 'Leadership......

Ford EcoSport set to hit Indian roads soon

These days the talk of the globe is Ford EcoSport. Well, it should be, as it promises to swank contemporary American design language combined with smart technological advancement in a compact,......

Amazing office buildings in India

India prides itself on having some of the most contemporary designs for offices, especially in the IT sector.Some of these Indian IT campuses and parks rival the best in Europe or America. ECC......

Amazing office buildings in India

India prides itself on having some of the most contemporary designs for offices, especially in the IT sector. Some of these Indian IT campuses and parks rival the best in Europe or America. Which......

The Honda Brio: Here's a sneak preview

Although Honda is venturing into the Indian hatchback market much later than its contemporaries, it is compensating by bringing a class product to the shelves. Brio, Honda's new hatchback, was......

'I have fallen in love with India'

Lauren Gottlieb, the 25-year-old American contemporary dancer who shot to fame in India with the film ABCD, was declared runner-up of the dance reality show Jhalak Dikhhla......

Meet TV's dancing queen

Shakti Mohan, 24, winner of Dance India Dance is celebrating her victory with her fellow contestants outside Mumbai. She says of her win, "I had never imagined that the audience would give so much......

'My father Rajinikanth didn't encourage me to become an actress'

'My father, Rajinikanth, will be the same to you and to somebody else. He is the same to the biggest to the smallest person.' 'He is honest to himself and to what he does. He practices what he......

Review: Main Tera Hero is total paisa vasool!

Not exactly meant for family audiences, Main Tera Hero is a refreshingly unpretentious, says Paloma Sharma.The first in a long enough list of good news is that at least, for once, it is......

Review: Gunday is a mess!

'For all its swagger and insolence, the script is full of silly loopholes, annoying clichés and glaring superficiality.''No matter how hard director Zafar tries to create an action hero that......

'Timeless' Tendulkar celebrates 38th birthday on Sunday

Considered timeless by fans, experts and contemporaries alike, iconic Indian cricketer Sachin Tendulkar turns 38 on Sunday completing another year punctuated by milestones and unprecedented highs......

'It's a dream to play in World Cup finals'

Arguably the most accomplished batsman of contemporary times, Indian icon Sachin Tendulkar still has unfulfilled dreams, one of them being to win the World Cup for his team when the event comes to......

Murali looks for a memorable end to his Indian adventure

Muttiah Muralitharan is the highest Test wicket taker of all time and it is highly unlikely that anyone in contemporary cricket or in the near future can even approach the world mark the champion......

5 best World T20 Super 10s performances

The World T20 in Bangladesh has reached its business end. The semi-final line-up is decided. While Sri Lanka take on the West Indies in a repeat of the 2012 final, Team India, champions of the......

Tendulkar in Wisden's all-time World Test XI

Retiring Indian batsman Sachin Tendulkar was on Wednesday named in Wisden’s all-time World Test eleven. Tendulkar, who will retire from Test cricket after playing against the West Indies in......

  People speak for contemporary india

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stalin
Q. who is the writer of the book THE KEPT ?
Stalin:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/who-is-the-writer-of-the-book-the-kept-/26975611/answers/

amitava duttamajumdar
Q. why Mahabharat contains eighteen chapters?
Amitava Duttamajumdar:  A. If You Come Softly" by Jacqueline Woodson', link"Jeremiah is confident about who he is -- that is, when he's in his own Brooklyn...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/why-mahabharat-contains-eighteen-chapters/26961163/answers/26975654

Gabbar Singh
Q. what made tamil actor rajinikanth such a big superstar ?
Gabbar Singh:  A. Good question. This is the commentary of sri apparusu vijaya rama rao: '' The maha bharata is considered panchama or fifth veda. Mahabharat is a...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-made-tamil-actor-rajinikanth-such-a-big-superstar-/26009038/answers/26961178

Jazz
Q. have you ever said looking in to the mirror,, why am i so ugly ?
Jazz:  A. Three qualities which ebb and flow from Rajinikanth, and perhaps dont from his contemporaries are:Unmistakable Style Most of Rajinikanths...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/have-you-ever-said-looking-in-to-the-mirror-why-am-i-so-ugly/25719224/answers/26009059

  Web results for Contemporary India
Phase III and IV should be broken into three...

H aving served as Indian Revenue Service Officer in the income tax department for 22 years, Ashok Mansukhani's last government posting was as... ...

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Fashion and films

FEATURES 22 April 2014, New Delhi, M Post Bureau The Capital witnessed an interesting debate that got big names together Fashion and... ...

http://www.millenniumpost.in/NewsContent.aspx?NID=56761
We have embraced big data analytics to manage our IT assets

Having spent 30 years in the IT indutry, Vic Bhagat joined EMC in January 2013 to lead EMC's Information Technology, Global Centers of Excellence,... ...

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Look who’s getting a musical makeover

Meet young musicians who are giving a contemporary twist to vintage compositions, including poems of Bharathi ...

http://www.thehindu.com/features/metroplus/look-whos-getting-a-musical-makeover/article5933883.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
Manjeet Ral back again, to wow audience with Whistle Baja

IndiaToday.In April 21, 2014| UPDATED16:50 IST The famous track from Tiger Shroff's upcoming debut film Heropanti Whistle Baja has been sung... ...

http://indiatoday.intoday.in/story/manjeet-ral-nindy-kaur-rdb-singer-exclusive-interview-whistle-baja-heropanti-tamachey-pe-disco/1/356850.html

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