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The Englishman who was more Indian than Indians

Buried in a Kolkata cemetery is an Englishman who served India well during her struggle for freedom.A close friend of both Gandhi and Tagore, Charles Freer Andrews was more Indian than many Indians......

The American who fought for India's freedom

IMAGE: Samuel Stokes in a photograph taken in Pennsylvania with his Indian wife and his first born. Photograph, kind courtesy Asha Sharma Samuel Stokes made India his home and participated in......

Four judges sworn in as Supreme Court judges

Justices A M Khanwilkar, D Y Chandrachud, Ashok Bhushan and L Nageshwar Rao were on Friday sworn in as Supreme Court judges, taking the apex court's strength to 29, including Chief Justice T S......

After F-16s, Pak to get nine attack copters from US

The United States is poised to sell nine AH-1Z Viper attack helicopters worth $170 million (Rs 1,130 crore) to Pakistan, weeks after Obama administration decided to provide eight F-16 fighter jets......

Despite anger against Pakistan, US Senate delivers blow to India

'The Senators were playing safe, not angering either the pro-India lobby or the pro-Pakistan lobby, but perhaps more importantly, the military-industrial complex -- the most powerful lobby of all......

Brokerages face Sebi fire in NSEL scam

  Market regulator asks third-party auditors to conduct forensic audit as brokers’ order books don’t tally with those of the exchange The Securities and Exchange Board of India......

SC directs Mallya to furnish details of all assets

The Supreme Court on Tuesday directed Vijay Mallya and family members to furnish details of all assets in India and abroad to the banks in a sealed cover. The Supreme Court on Tuesday......

'Great danger India will waste its demographic dividend'

'... for two reasons: the poor quality of education, and the low rate of female participation in the labour force.' 'Unless something is done quickly to remedy these problems, India will just have......

SC directs Mallya to disclose assets by April 21

The banks also wanted disclosure of assets of Mallya's other close relatives and former relatives, including his ex-wife, which was objected by his counsel. Liquor baron Vijay Mallya, who is facing......

Why banks may not buy Mallya's settlement offer

The promoter of the defunct Kingfisher Airlines would have to show specific assets and money for repayment. Liquor baron Vijay Mallya on Wednesday told the Supreme Court that he would pay Rs 4,000......

The Critic Versus The Fanboy: Debating Batman vs Superman

Raja Sen hated Batman Vs Superman: Dawn of Justice and debates his reasons with Satyajit Chetri, who totally loved it. IMAGE: Henry Cavill and Ben Affleck in Batman Vs Superman: Dawn of Justice.......

The A to Z of Shah Rukh Khan

Bollywood's Badshah turns 50 on November 2, and it's time to celebrate his life and movies. 'Tu toh bilkul hero nahi lagta (you don't look like a hero at all).' In candid interviews over the years,......

Birthday Special: The A to Z of Amitabh Bachchan

Happy birthday, Amitabh Bachchan! We re-publish a special first carried on Rediff.com in November 2009. There are actors, and there are stars, and there are those who end up dwarfing the industry......

Satyajit Ray's Feluda turns 50

While Calcutta has transitioned to Kolkata, Satyajit Ray's detective, Feluda, has remained unchanged in the Bengali consciousness Here’s a mystery for Prodosh C Mitter to solve. How can a......

Birthday Special: The A to Z of Aamir Khan

Sukanya Verma gives us 26 reasons why we love Aamir Khan! In actor Benedict Cumberbatch's words, 'The further you get away from yourself, the more challenging it is. Not to be in your comfort zone......

BCCI seeks review of Supreme Court's July 19 order, recusal of CJI

The Board of Control for Cricket in India filed a petition in the Supreme Court on Tuesday, seeking review of its July 18 verdict in which it had accepted most recommendations of the R M Lodha......

Nico Rosberg cruises to victory in Azerbaijan

IMAGE: Mercedes Formula One driver Nico Rosberg (C) of Germany celebrates winning the race next to second placed Ferrari driver Sebastian Vettel (L) of Germany, third placed Force India......

F1: 'Off day' leaves Hamilton seeking his lost rhythm

IMAGE: Great Britain's Lewis Hamilton driving the (44) Mercedes AMG Petronas F1 Team Mercedes F1 WO7 Mercedes PU106C Hybrid turbo stops on circuit during qualifying for the European Formula One......

PHOTOS: Euro 2016 decorated with flying tackles, bloodied noses, coaches kisses and much more...

As the first round of matches in the Euro 2016 wrap up, we can’t but agree that we've witnessed some great football action so far. 25 more days of the beautiful game are yet to be played, but......

Brilliant Broad lifts England to series win in South Africa

IMAGE: Stuart Broad, left, gestures to the fans as he celebrates the dismissal of South Africa's Stiaan van Zyl. Broad rattled the Proteas, claiming six wickets in the second innings of third......
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Piers Morgan is an unbearable troll but he's not wrong about our Olympics failure

On Wednesday, Piers Morgan clashed with Chetan Bhagat, Suhel Seth, Virender Sehwag, Bret Lee and a host of other Indians on Twitter. It all started... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/sport/report-piers-morgan-is-an-unbearable-troll-but-he-s-not-wrong-about-our-olympics-failure-2248555
Some Lucky Woman Just Won $10.7 Million Off A Penny Slot Machine

&& Maybe she can buy her own island now. A Hawaii woman won nearly $11 million dollars on a penny slot machine in Las Vegas, the Associated Press... ...

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2016/08/24/some-lucky-woman-just-won-107-million-off-a-penny-slot-machine_n_11675414.html?utm_hp_ref=weird-news&ir=Weird+News
Prisoner Takes Down Fellow Inmate During Vicious Attack On Officer

An Oklahoma jail inmate bear-hugged a fellow prisoner into submission to stop his violent assault on a detention officer. Robert Hammock came to... ...

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2016/08/23/inmate-saves-prison-officer_n_11661636.html?utm_hp_ref=weird-news&ir=Weird+News
Little Boy Bans His Mom From Bedtime Duties With Hilariously Brutal Note

An upset little boy banned his mom from reading to him at bedtime by penning her a hilariously savage note . The youngster was for some reason so... ...

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2016/08/23/angry-note-bedtime-boy_n_11660020.html?utm_hp_ref=weird-news&ir=Weird+News
Every Chetan Bhagat book has the same woman

The problem with writing about Chetan Bhagat is that sinking feeling that the effort is probably in vain. After all, his books somehow become... ...

http://www.catchnews.com/culture-news/one-indian-girl-not-every-chetan-bhagat-book-has-the-same-woman-1471897230.html

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