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Had expressed concern to India over granting visa to Isa: China

China on Tuesday said it had expressed concern to India through diplomatic channels over granting visa to Chinese dissident Dolkun Isa before it was revoked by New Delhi and hoped that the two......

14 powerful images from Sony World Photography Awards 2016

The winners of the 2016 edition of the Sony World Photography Awards, the world’s biggest photography competition, organised by the World Photography Organisation, have been announced in the......

'Cancellation of dissident's visa will help Indo-China ties'

The cancellation of Chinese dissident Dolkun Isa’s visa by India will contribute to a healthy development of relations between the two countries and shows their common views in fighting......

Why the World Culture Festival matters

IMAGE: The World Culture Festival in progress in Berlin in 2011. Photograph: Sankrant Sanu There will remain those who will remain in opposition to this massive endeavour for world peace with an......

Farewell, Rest Well in Eternity

Murali Kamma remembers the notables we lost in 2015. IMAGE: President A P J Abdul Kalam, who India and the world lost this year. As another year winds down and the revelry begins, one naturally......

How Virat Kohli cracked the Rs 100-crore league

There is more to the cricketer’s rise in brand valuation than his cracking form on the cricket field, notes Sandeep Goyal Virat Kohli is today, without doubt, India’s premier human......

'Make in India' needs ex-servicemen

'Ex-servicemen engineers and technicians are true professionals worthy of being 'Make in India' agents.''They can be trusted to bring long term dividends -- it is in their character to be long term......

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A New York-based institute seeks to empower new economists to challenge outdated approaches with innovative and ethical economic strategy and Indian policy makers must take noteof it, says Rajni......

'Indian filmmakers make art even when they aren't thinking they are making art'

'I personally consider Indian cinema as one of the most creative and powerful forms of cinematic expression in the world.' 'An average Indian film is 10 times better than a costly American......

'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......

Rahul Dravid's Pataudi Memorial Lecture: Full Text

Full text of Rahul Dravid's Pataudi Memorial Lecture in New Delhi. IMAGE: Former India captain Rahul Dravid delivering the Pataudi Memorial Lecture in New Delhi. Photograph: Twitter (@BCCI)......

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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CUK holds special lecture on "Islamic Culture in Kashmir

Central University of Kashmir (CUK) Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Mehraj ud Din Mir, today asked the students and faculty of the varsity to inculcate and... ...

http://www.5dariyanews.com/news/148238-CUK-holds-special-lecture-on-Islamic-Culture-in-Kashmir
Israeli army deputy chief draws rebuke for Holocaust comment

JERUSALEM: The Israeli army's deputy chief of staff drew rebukes from hawkish Israeli ministers for comparing pre-Holocaust Germany to trends in... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/world/middle-east/Israeli-army-deputy-chief-draws-rebuke-for-Holocaust-comment/articleshow/52125207.cms
Not ready for reality shows

Actress Somya Seth, best known for her roles in TV shows like "Navya... Naye Dhadkan Naye Sawaal" and "Yeh Hai Aashiqui", says she is "not ready"... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/tv/news/hindi/Somya-Seth-Not-ready-for-reality-shows/articleshow/52121472.cms
Shahnaz Rizwan's fan girl moment with Emraan Hashmi

Television actress Shahnaz Rizwan, better known as Mrs Bhalla of small screen courtesy her TV show "Ye Hai Mohabbatein", says shooting with... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/tv/news/hindi/Shahnaz-Rizwans-fan-girl-moment-with-Emraan-Hashmi/articleshow/52119556.cms
So you think you can tell

In 1990, The Daughter of Time was selected by the British Crime Writers Association as the greatest mystery novel of all time Was Richard III a... ...

http://www.mumbaimirror.com/columns/columnists/eunice-de-souza/So-you-think-you-can-tell/articleshow/52117368.cms

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