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HC issues notice to Salman Khurshid-run Trust

The Lucknow bench of the Allahabad high court on Friday issued a notice to Dr Zakir Hussain Memorial Trust, run by Union minister Salman Khurshid and his wife Louis, on a PIL seeking direction for......

Cow protection groups among NGOs on MHA radar

At least nine such NGOs that had 'gau' or 'cow' in their names are on the list, reports N Sundaresha Subramanian. The latest home ministry crackdown on non-compliant non-governmental......

If history has its way, presidential polls will see a contest

Of the 14 presidential elections held in the country so far, the only one which saw a candidate getting elected without a contest was the seventh poll, which Neelam Sanjiva Reddy won unopposed.......

The Aussie who took on the British for Rani Laxmibai

John Lang represented Rani Laxmibai in her legal battle against the East India Company to stop the annexation of her kingdom of Jhansi.Rediff.com's Archana Masih profiles the maverick Aussie who......

Carnatic music maestro M Balamuralikrishna dead

Legendary vocalist M Balamuralikrishna, who first exploded on the Carnatic music scene as a child prodigy and later strode classical and cinema worlds effortlessly across generations, passed away......

Death of the classical music industry

The ageless voice of vocalist Prabha Atre floats off the speakers at the head office of Ninaad Records. The niche music label is in the process of putting together a two-series album comprising......

The IIT story: IIESTs, 3 new IITs on way

It is well-known that the following seven engineering colleges were chosen for possible conversion to Indian Institutes of Technology / Institutes of National Importance:Aligarh Muslim University......

New IITs: A report card

The author is a chemical engineering graduate from IT-BHU and an MS from Rutgers University, New Jersey. He has interacted with the HRD ministry, the IIT board, and the IIT Selection Committee at......

New IITs: A long journey ahead

It is now well known that the S K Joshi Committee has selected seven colleges/universities for potential upgrading to Indian Institutes of Technology.The committee took into account parameters like......

The making of new IITs

The Indian Institutes of Technology are in the news again. Earlier this month, newspaper reports revealed the names of seven short-listed colleges to be converted into IITs, as per the S K Joshi......

PIX: Shraddha, Akshara, Shahid at GIMA awards

Check out the star arrivals.Several Bollywood stars turned up to attend the fifth GIMA (Global Indian Music Academy) awards on February 24 at Film City, Goregaon, a western suburb of Mumbai.Take a......

Box office: Six releases, no takers

All of last week's six releases -- Daddy Cool, Yeh Mera India, Kisaan, Love Khichdi, Toss and Quick Gun Murugun -- spelt disaster at the box office. In fact, some have already been taken off from......

Krazzy 4 is not funny

You know what?Ram Sampath was right to sue; he made the best part of Krazzy 4.A while after leaving theatres, all that resonates in your ears from Jaideep Sen's directorial debut is that Sony......

Anil Kapoor, Subhash Ghai get court notices

The Delhi high court issued notices to Anil Kapoor and Subhash Ghai over on a petition filed by a Delhi University professor seeking a ban on the screening of their recent film,Black And White,......

PHOTOS: Another golden day for India at South Asian Games

IMAGE: Indian Archery team of Guruchatan Besra, Tarundeep Rai and Jayant Talukdar after winning gold medal. Photograph: PTI India garnered most of the gold medals on offer for the fourth......

India begin golden run at SAG, on top in medals tally

Image: India’s Sandeep Sejwal reacts after winning the bronze in 50m breaststroke at the Incheon Asian Games. Photograph: PTI It was gold rush for India on the opening day of the South......
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Silver Lining in Meira Kumar's loss

Meira Kumar might have lost the Presidential polls but the joint Opposition has something to cheer as she has polled the highest votes by a losing... ...

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List of achievements of previous Raisina Hill occupants

The Presidential election on 17 July saw close to 100 percent polling. A total of 771 members of Parliament and 4,109 legislators were eligible to... ...

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Cow protection groups among NGOs on MHA radar

At least nine such NGOs that had 'gau' or 'cow' in their names are on the list, reports N Sundaresha Subramanian. The latest home ministry... ...

http://www.rediff.com/news/report/cow-protection-groups-among-ngos-on-mha-radar/20170714.htm
Only 4 Governors have completed their term in Bihar

The NDA presidential candidate Ramnath Kovind on Tuesday resigned as Bihar Governor. The Governor of neighbouring West Bengal, Keshari Nath... ...

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Second Bihar Governor who could be India's Prez

Will history repeat itself? Fifty years back, it was Dr Zakir Hussain who became the first Muslim President of India in 1967. But more importantly,... ...

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