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Exam festivals aren't the answer

If the prime minister wants the tension of examinations to ease up, he may have to look at some more serious reform of India's education system than holding festivals, says Anjuli Bhargava.Prime......

Kai po che! Colourful kites take to the skies in Jaipur

Kite flyers from India and abroad showed their skills of flying kites on the first day of kite festival which kicked off here on Tuesday. Kite flyers prep the Chitrakoot Stadium in Jaipur before......

North India drowns in Lohri celebrations

The bonfire festival of Lohri will be observed and celebrated across Northern India on Tuesday. The people of Punjab and Haryna primarily celebrate Lohri to signal the end of the Winter......

PICS: Amartya Sen's 7 wishes for a better India

The seventh edition of the Jaipur Literature Festival, a mega annual gathering of litterateurs kicked off in Jaipur on Friday with a keynote speech by Nobel Laureate Amartya Sen. He was the......

Vice President Ansari opens Festival of India in Cuba

People of Cuba were offered a glimpse of India's diverse culture when visiting Vice President Hamid Ansari inaugurated a Festival of India in Havana to bring the two countries closer. Ansari, soon......

Car sales dip 2.55% in Oct as festive purchases remain subdued

Car sales in India fell 2.55 per cent in October as purchases remained subdued during the festival season, marking the second consecutive month of decline. According to the data released by Society......

Gold sales jump about 20% for Diwali

Gold sales in India during the festivals of Diwali and Dhanteras celebrated this week rose by about a fifth, a senior official at the country's biggest gold trade group said on Friday. Image:......

Fixed deposits may not give you higher returns in future

The Reserve Bank of India has indicated loan demand has not improved, despite the beginning of the festive season. Banks are likely to pare term deposit rates in the near-term, as muted credit......

Xiaomi raises India sales target

Chinese firm Xiaomi is stocking up on its smartphones in India in readiness for the festive season as it looks to gain ground in the world's third largest smartphone market, a top executive said on......

You may have to shell out over Rs 53,000 for iPhone 6

The new iPhone siblings will be available in India about a week before Diwali, the country’s biggest festival. Apple’s India website says the iPhone 6 and the iPhone 6 Plus will be......

Holi Special: 10 Different Shades of Emotions

The vibrant Indian festival of Holi finds a place of pride in many of Bollywood’s iconic images and dialogues. Remember when Gabbar Singh famously inquired, “Holi kab hai? Kab hai......

'I wish there's a society where is no need of censorship for films'

Snippets from the eighth Jaipur Literature Festival. Even as the Censor Board of India is mired in controversy, writer-lyricist Prasoon Joshi offered his point of view at the festival. ......

Happy Ending goes to New York

Indian and Pakistani movies, now in New York theatres!   New York's ongoing South Asian Film Festival has got quite a good taste of India.   It all started with the film X, made by 10......

Want the perfect movie holiday? Click here!

The best of India and the Middle East, now at the Dharamsala Film Festival. Mountains. Movies. And a possible glimpse of the Dalai Lama. Yes, one can have it all at the Dharamsala International......

10 Ways To Celebrate Diwali, Bollywood Style

Celebrate Diwali, filmi style. Lights, cheer, colours, Diwali is among one of India’s most vibrant festivals. And its shining grandeur finds a year-round reflection in Bollywood’s......

BCCI eyes October-January window for home matches

Aiming to cash in on the festive season in India, the Board of Control for Cricket in India is planning to reserve the October-January slot only for its big-ticket home series from 2015, a plan......

Powerful BCCI demands $42 million for abandoned Windies tour

‘The consequences of cancellation of a committed home Tour during the biggest festival season Diwali in India is a monumental disaster for the BCCI’ WICB confirmed they had received a......

World Cup 2015 is most followed cricket event in history!

Australian fans celebrate. Photograph: Cameron Spencer/Getty Images Overwhelmed by the ongoing World Cup's success, ICC CEO David Richardson said it has been the most followed cricket event in the......
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Wind beneath her wings

By: Suktara Ghosh Guest Appearance - Noam Eidelman Shatil The Israeli dancer recently introduced the city's performers to Gaga, the much-feted... ...

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New York Film Festival to Showcase 30 Indian Films

Thirty shorts, documentaries and feature films will be screened at the annual New York Indian Film Festival, which opens next month with Kalki... ...

http://www.outlookindia.com/news/article/new-york-film-festival-to-showcase-30-indian-films/893635
Music, laughter and drama under one roof

Stage 42, a new cultural festival, brings together over 40 performers across seven cities After having successfully organised some of the most... ...

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Why Skymet & IMD differ on monsoon outlook for India

By Jacob Koshy This year will be unforgettable for Jatin Singh, CEO of Delhi-based Skymet. With the gumption that is characteristic of startups,... ...

http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/economy/agriculture/the-forecast-game-why-skymet-imd-differ-on-monsoon-outlook-for-india/articleshow/47052822.cms
Miraculous Escape for 2 Hyderabadis

HYDERABAD: Two youngsters from Hyderabad, who went to the Himalayas in search of adventure, got more than they bargained for. Don Arnold (23) and... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/hyderabad/Miraculous-Escape-for-2-Hyderabadis/2015/04/26/article2783745.ece

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