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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......

Less than stars, more than actors

Saurabh Shukla, Piyush Mishra and Sanjay Mishra are not likely to be in the limelight when a film releases, but they are the ones who eventually light up the movie. These days Saurabh......

The monk who became a filmmaker

In between meditating in the Himalayas and attending prayer sessions, Khyentse Norbu finds time to make films that satisfy his creativity. Aseem Chhabra/Rediff.com finds what brings this recluse......

'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......

'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......

Former India captain Ganguly joins Mudgal panel

Former India captain Sourav Ganguly joined the Supreme Court-appointed Mudgal committee, which is probing the IPL betting and spot-fixing scandal, as an expert on cricketing affairs. The panel is......

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......

  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
India should get out of the Commonwealth

Some of my best friends are admirers of the British Empire. You know, that pre-Rupert Murdoch pre-Reliance MNC with its headquarters in London that... ...

http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/articleshow/38976307.cms
BRICS leaders accept BTTC Recommendations

19 July 2014 The BRICS leaders have accepted the report titled "Towards a Long Term Strategy for BRICS", the recommendations... ...

http://www.observerindia.com/cms/sites/orfonline/modules/report/ReportDetail.html?cmaid=69574&mmacmaid=69575
Honda adds colour to CB Shine

Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India Pvt. Ltd has decided to press the refresh button on the 125cc CB Shine. The new avatar of CB Shine now comes in... ...

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Fiat Confirms Punto EVO Launch in Second Week of August; Avventura to follow just After!

Jaipur : Fiat will launch the 2014 Punto facelift christened as 'Punto EVO' in the second week of August, booking of the Italian beauty will start... ...

http://www.cardekho.com/india-car-news/exclusive-fiat-confirms-punto-evo-launch-in-second-week-of-august-avventura-to-follow-just-after-13587.htm
Maestro of the mizhavu

A few minutes with Kalamandalam Unnikrishnan Nambiar transports you to the days when excelling in an art form did not translate into a few marks... ...

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