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Amethi sticks to unique tradition, dhobi cast's first vote

72year-old washerman, Pancham Lal, who is accorded 'VIP'status on polling days, was the first to cast his vote in the erstwhile princely state. Sharat Pradhan reports Better known as the family......

Why Bihar will not see a Dalit upsurge like Gujarat

'In Bihar, the Dalits are not a consolidated socio-political constituency,' says Mohammad Sajjad. In July, when the national media was gazing at the Dalit upsurge in Gujarat's Una, another episode......

When my wife returned from a 'phoren' holiday

'And when Sarla said she preferred Europe to living in India, my wife's indignation knew no bounds.'Kishore Singh on life after a summer break :))Illustration: Uttam Ghosh/ On Sunday......

Gulberg Society massacre: Lifer for 11 convicts

SIT likely to approach HC against ‘lenient sentencing’; court requests state not to remit sentence after 14 years. IMAGE: Gulberg society massacre convicts being taken away from the......

Gulberg massacre convict who jumped bail surrenders

A convict in the 2002 Gulberg society massacre case, who had jumped the temporary bail granted to him in December last year, surrendered before the Special Investigation Team court in Ahmedabad.......

Feeling bored to do your laundry? A start-up will do it for you

With little competition and a large market, Laundry Project is likely to find the segment a great space to expand. Image: Unlike fashion, the laundry segment has hardly any competition. The market......

COLUMN: Embattled Patel General Stores

It is comforting to know that ours is not the only country that has had to deal with this transition from small, labour-intensive retailing to large-scale, "big box" operations, writes Ajit......

Boeing's stunning 787 to fly in Japan soon

The Boeing 787 Dreamliner is finally set for commercial operations after nearly three years of production delays. The Boeing 787-8, which costs $185.2 million is a long-range, mid-size......

Narayana Murthy's VC fund can exit SKS now

Catamaran Management Services, the venture capital fund promoted by Infosys Technologies Chairman N R Narayana Murthy, is free to exit SKS Microfinance. A two-year lock-in clause that barred the......

SPECIAL: Will Indo-Pak trade ties normalise?

India has denied reports of a back-channel communication that Prime Minister Manmohan Singh had allegedly ordered 10 months ago with Pakistani army chief Gen Ashfaq Kayani. That apart, the......

Prateik: Amy Jackson is a part of my life

He may have proved his mettle with films like Jaane Tu... Ya Jaane Na and Dhobi Ghat but Prateik is yet to deliver a solo hit. The actor and his co-star in his latest film Ekk Deewana Tha, Amy......

Dhobi Ghat in BAFTA list for Best Foreign Film

Kiran Rao's directorial debut Dhobi Ghat, that released last January, has been included in the British Academy of Films and Television Awards for the Films not in the English Language......

Discovering Mumbai all over again in Dhobi Ghat

Kiran Rao's Dhobi Ghat showed us a Mumbai very few of us have actually seen, even though many of us may have lived here. The film took us through the most crowded bylanes of......

Dhobi Ghat gets a fair opening

Last week's release Dhobi Ghat has done fair business over the weekend at some multiplexes. Single screen collections, however,are not encouraging.Trade analyst Vinod Mirani gives us the box office......

Raja Sen reviews Dhobi Ghat

Raja Sen reviews Dhobi Ghat. Post YOUR reviews here!Films about cities, as opposed to films about characters or plot, are soaked in a different kind of romanticism. Unabashedly smitten by backdrop,......

Directors' Pick: Tigmanshu Dhulia's Favourite Films of 2011

Director Tigmanshu Dhulia, whose crime thriller Saheb Biwi Aur Gangster opened to positive reviews this year, picks his five top films of 2011: The Dirty Picture Director: Milan Luthria Cast:......

What to look out for in India-SL final

With the World Cup final barely hours away, here's a look at the key clashes expected when Asian giants Sri Lanka and India meet. Lasith Malinga vs Virender Sehwag Malinga (11......

Silly Point: Why Sachin should not score a century!

Aarti Samant a Silly Point viewer joins Manu Shankar and Abhishek Mande and tells us why she is hoping that Sachin doesn't score a century Okay, so we're stirring the hornet's nest......

Afridi backs under-fire Akmal brothers

Pakistan captain Shahid Afridi continued to back the under-fire Akmal brothers, insisting that both Kamran and Umar would be part of the playing eleven in Monday's Group A World Cup match against......

The dropped chances were my birthday gifts: Taylor

"It's my birthday, and I didn't get any presents," he said. So Ross Taylor, who turned 27 on Tuesday, went ahead and presented himself the best possible gift -- a spectacular century that helped......
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Aamir Khan

The name commands a strange respect. Here is an actor who strides two streams—commerce and cinematic aesthetics, conventionally perceived as... ...
36th State open water polo tournament

36th State open water polo tournament Source: The Sangai Express Imphal, October 17 2016: The Manipur Water Polo Association, Kongba bazar, Imphal... ...
In city's colleges, extra marks mean classes are always full

The article below represents a preview only and is not meant for reuse or republishing. Mumbai, Oct. 15 -- Colleges in Mumbai have used a... ...
Mangaldas Market near Dhobi Talao

Photograph By Azad Shrivastav Wholesale shops and establishments at the in South Mumbai remained closed on Friday as several cloth loading... ...
Former Bihar CM Jitan Ram Manjhi's grandson arrested for carrying liquor

Vikki Manjhi, grandson of former Bihar CM Jitan Ram Manjhi, was arrested by the police on Friday evening for carrying liquor in his vehicle.... ...

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