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Sachin Pilot: Damocles' sword of dispossession hangs over our farmers

Livelihoods and lives are being destroyed in the name of building a ‘better’ India, writes Congress leader Sachin Pilot, in an exclusive column for Rediff.com. A few days ago, a......

Telangana waits for Congress to make up its mind

The vexatious Telangana statehood issue is hanging like a Damocles' sword on the Congress' head. It is still unable to take a call on whether or not to grant statehood to the region though it's off......

'CBI is govt's Damocles' sword against leaders'

With the United Progressive Alliance likely to weather the threat of cut-motions by having the Samajwadi Party, the Rashtriya Janata Dal and the Bahujan Samaj Party on its side, the Bharatiya......

BS Yeddyurappa takes oath as Karnataka chief minister

Yeddyurappa has 15 days to prove his majority in the assembly. FULL COVERAGE: Karnataka polls 2018 IMAGE: Karnataka Governor Vajubhai Vala administers oath to Bookanakere Siddalingappa......

Why did Modi meet Karunanidhi?

'The prime minister's advisers may have told him that going along with this AIADMK government will damage his image.' IMAGE: Prime Minister Narendra D Modi meets DMK chief M Karunanidhi and the......

RIL's 4G launch may not be a big risk to telcos

Investors remain wary of telecom stocks, as the sword of Damocles continues to hang over the sector. Some years ago, the regulatory overhang was a big concern and now it is faced with the prospect......

Honestly, does India need a stimulus package?

You have to really bungle to produce 5.7 per cent growth under the conditions this government is currently facing, says Mihir S Sharma. Illustration: Dominic Xavier/Rediff.com I suppose we should......

The sword that hangs over our IT industry

The challenges before the industry are many today and its response over the coming months will shape the future of what has been one of the most vibrant value-creating and livelihood-enabling......

Hope for young Indians: Demonetisation will slash real estate prices

Housing prices could drop by up to 30% over 6 to 12 months after demonetisation, says T S Ramakrishnan. After demonetisation, a prominent economist tweeted that 19% of India's employment share......

India's fiscal policy has to become more conservative

India’s economy is not like Western ones, and thus needs restrained fiscal policy even during a recession, says Ajay Shah. If conditions in India are pretty bad, is this not a time for loose......

The birth of a Sufi singer

Sandip Roy tells the story of Shye Ben-Tzur, an Israeli musician who found his calling in Sufi music."I am not a Hebrew qawaal," says Shye Ben-Tzur. "I've never been one and never will be." But......

Santhosh Subramaniam is a masala entertainer

'Love makes life beautiful' says the tagline of Kalaprathi S Agoram's Santhosh Subramaniam directed by M Raja, and you realise, once you're out of the movie hall, that the underlying message......

How well do you know Harry Potter?

As the countdown to July 21 -- the day the seventh and last book in the series, Harry Potter And The Deathly Hallows, will be published -- begins, here's another set of questions to test your Harry......

'Swades, not an anti brain-drain film'

Three long years after the skillfully-crafted cricket saga, Lagaan, Ashutosh Gowariker is back at the crease with Swades. This time it is the turn of yet another Khan, Shah Rukh instead of Aamir,......

Football Briefs: PSG braced for fine from UEFA for fans' behaviour against Real

News of all that's transpired on and off the football field  IMAGE: PSG fans light flares during the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 Second Leg match between Paris Saint-Germain and Real......

Freedom of expression helps Old Trafford find its voice

IMAGE: Manchester United's Wayne Rooney (centre) celebrates scoring his team's third goal with teammates Juan Mata and Borthwick Jackson (left) during their Premier League match against Stoke......

Jeev in joint eighth position

Jeev Milkha Singh knocked in an eagle enroute to an eventful four-under 68 that carried him to a midway total of seven-under 137 and a tied eighth spot after the second round of the USD 1.5 million......

Games come home in ancient and modern glory

A theatrical mixture of ancient and modern Greece launched the Athens Olympics on Friday, lifting spirits in the Games' birthplace after the host nation was rocked by a drugs drama involving its......

Spectacular ceremony opens Games

A theatrical mixture of ancient and modern Greece launched the Athens Olympics on Friday, lifting spirits in the Games' birthplace after the host nation was rocked by a drugs drama involving its......
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Damocles sword hanging on head, Yeddyurappa sworn in as CM

With his political future hanging by a slender thread, B S Yeddyrappa was today sworn in as the chief minister of Karnataka for the third time amid... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/damocles-sword-hanging-on-head-yeddyurappa-sworn-in-as-cm-118051700695_1.html
Sjoerd Marijne keeps his job but sword of Damocles hangs on

Marijne, who is currently in The Netherlands, is expected to join the national camp in the first week of May. ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/sports/report-sjoerd-marijne-keeps-his-job-but-sword-of-damocles-hangs-on-2609719
Semenya believes she could go the distance

Caster Semenya leaves the Commonwealth Games convinced she can replicate the middle distance double she achieved on the Gold Coast at next years... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/670365/semenya-believes-she-could-go.html
PSG braced for fine from UEFA for fans' behaviour against Real

News of all that's transpired on and off the football field  IMAGE: PSG fans light flares during the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 Second Leg... ...

http://www.rediff.com/sports/report/football-briefs-psg-braced-for-fine-from-uefa-for-fans-behaviour-pix-blatter-popovic-isl/20180309.htm

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