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Sanskrit should be propagated to purify minds of people: Swaraj

Sanskrit scholars from 60 countries began a five-day conference in Bangkok on Sunday with an inaugural speech by External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj who suggested that Sanskrit should be......

Here's how PM Modi charms Indians abroad

Prime Minister Narendra Modi's success at courting Indians abroad have been as much a result of his old contacts as efforts by a dedicated arm of the BJP abroad. Archis Mohan reports. Ceaselessly......

Pragmatic Modi will achieve India's strategic goals in China

  If the chemistry between Modi and Xi goes well, it will herald a new future for the world, says Tarun Vijay, mp. Prime Minister Narendra Modi is going to make history in China through a......

From Rediff archives: Netaji did not die in air crash, says web site

As two recently declassified Intelligence Bureau reveal that the Jawaharlal Nehru government had spied on the family of Subhas Chandra Bose for nearly two decades, one of India's political......

'If Modi lives up to his promises, his ideological past does not matter'

'When you see Modi standing there at the G20, or in New York or at the United Nations, amongst all the leaders, he stands out in the crowd.' 'He looks different, he sounds different, and he has......

Changing your brand logo? Few things that can make or kill business

Is your new logo doing more harm than good? Here's a look at the issues that could potentially derail a redesign exercise, and how to get around them. Image: A wrong strategy can derail a redesign......

Small stores go out of business as consumers flock online

Jeff Bezos, founder and chief executive officer of Amazon, one of the biggest online retailers in world. Photograph: Reuters It is a breezy evening and the Delhi weather is perfect for......

What's wrong with economics and how to fix it

A New York-based institute seeks to empower new economists to challenge outdated approaches with innovative and ethical economic strategy and Indian policy makers must take noteof it, says Rajni......

PM pitches for close ties among BRIC nations

Noting that India, Russia, China and Brazil are resource-rich, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Friday pitched for close cooperation among them in the fields of energy and food security besides......

East India Company to sell tea, coffee in London

East India Company, the trading company with a 400-year-history whose highlight was ruling India - the 'jewel of the Crown' - will soon open outlets to sell tea, coffee, spices and fabrics.Bought......

'Uttama Villain is Kamal Haasan's gift to me'

'I had a great experience working in Uttama Villain.' 'For a newcomer to be working with Kamal Haasan, with the added bonus of a musical, is an opportunity few are blessed with.' Music......

Top 11 Foreign Language Films, 2014

Beautiful movies, from across the world. The year 2014 was big when it came to foreign language films, as many film festival award winners played in theatres in New York City. This year 83......

'Exposing has become very challenging'

'I would love to do an item number every day,' Action Jackson heroine Manasvi Mamgai tells Sonil Dedhia/ Rediff.com Like many girls, Manasvi Mamgai also dreamed of becoming a successful......

Meet Ekta Kapoor's newest leading lady

'I’m really enjoying this whole comeback thing.'  Back on the small screen after quite a while, actress Pallavi Kulkarni relates the many unlikely adventures she experienced during her......

'Krishnam Vande Jagadgurum is my blockbuster film'

Telugu director Krish -- as Radhakrishna Jagarlamudi is popularly known -- has made films that are a combination of reality and fiction. He has won awards for his previous films, Gamyam and......

Left-right handed batting pairs hold no advantage in contemporary cricket

India starts its innings with openers Rohit Sharma and Shikhar Dhawan, a left-right batting combination. Photograph: Morne de Klerk/Getty Images A cricket blogger has discovered that there is no......

Athletes of iPod generation find perfect haven in Vancouver

An electronic graffiti wall, Wii consoles, DJ mash-ups and iPods for massage time - the Vancouver Olympic Village is plugged in to this generation of hip, digital athletes. Home to one of the most......
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Literature as Collective Memory

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: It's a little after lunch. Thoppil Mohamed Meeran stretches his legs and relaxes in his chair, a plastic affair kept at an... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/thiruvananthapuram/Literature-as-Collective-Memory/2015/07/28/article2943857.ece
Decoding the new IFRS

In 5 India Inc.'s journey towards global accounting standards is close to the finish line. Finance heads plan for the transition ahead to... ...

http://www.cfo-india.in/articles/1002689/decoding-the-new-ifrs
MonaPali's monopoly

Comment · print · T T T+· T- Inside story: You either have it in you or you don't, say Mona (left) and Pali Photo: G.P. Sampath Kumar... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/features/metroplus/fashion/designer-sisters-mona-and-pali-talk-of-what-got-them-started-almost-30-years-ago/article7470514.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
Art without boundaries

Comment · print · T T T+· T- NEW DIMENSIONS (Clockwise from top left) Art works by Naresh Suna; Monisha Mohanraj; Anil Xavier; Anila... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/features/metroplus/events/emerging-palettes-is-an-explosion-of-ideas-and-techniques-by-students-of-arts/article7470486.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
Shashi Tharoor's eloquence and a shallow understanding of colonial history

Many of those who celebrated Tharoor's comments that modern day Britain must pay for its past (mis)deeds would not exactly spring into action and... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/analysis/column-tharoor-s-eloquence-and-a-shallow-understanding-of-colonial-history-2108079

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