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RIP RK Laxman: Common Man just lost its first citizen

  Capturing the entire gamut of idiosyncrasies of Indian politicians in an innocuous newspaper box with his cartoons, R K Laxman immortalised the passive, hapless common man with an uncanny......

India's 1st citizen has hosted 75 foreign dignitaries so far

In the two years that President Pranab Mukherjee has spent so far at Rashtrapati Bhavan, the country's first citizen has shown a marked preference for playing the gracious host over being a......

Poll meme of the day: Chora Ganga kinare wala!

We bring the first of a series of daily political memes. Request our readers to send in their too, and mail us on citizen.reporter@rediffmail.com. The wackiest -- and the cleanest -- will get......

'My vision for India is where every citizen is equal in the eyes of one law'

'How many who celebrate India's Republic Day and Independence Day know that the Indian tri-colour was first unfurled in Moirang in Manipur by the Indian National Army in 1944? Just as 'North India'......

Mumbai, no longer a citizen's city

Mahesh Vijapurkar laments the decay and decline of India's premier city. The chaos that Mumbai experienced in the first three days of this monsoon speaks volumes about how the city is run, or put......

Mitashi launches handset for senior citizens

Mitashi has launched its first smartphone for senior citizens, called the Mitashi Play Senior Friend, at Rs 4,999.   Mitashi Play Senior Friend is an android-based smartphone packed with......

Tata Housing announces first housing project for seniors

Tata Group's realty firm Tata Housing Development Company Thursday announced its foray into housing for senior citizens with launch of first project in Bangalore with an investment of about Rs 70......

2 things Jaitley can do to better the lives of common Indians

There is a total disconnect between the vast majority of Indians and their elected rulers and their minions in the executive and judiciary, says Sudip Mazumdar. Image: A grocery shop in a slum in......

Indian IT industry should create 'Cloud Godowns' and 'Cloud Lockers': Modi

Indian IT professionals can do a lot for cyber-safety of digital assets across the world, the prime minister said With cyber security worrying the world, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday......

REIT tax clarity to benefit real estate

Significant change in taxation governing REITs has been announced in the Budget. However Union Budget 2014-16 has not announced anything to incentivize the affordable housing sector. Budget......

Sound of Music at 50: The Von Trapp family THEN and NOW!

As Sound of Music turns 50 today, here's a look at its beloved Von Trapp family and what they're doing today. Julie Andrews swirling in a field of flowers against snow-clad Alps. Blue-eyed......

Your Favourite Oscar Speech? VOTE!

Heartfelt, sharp, aware, bright, and sincere, these are the best speeches from the show. There’s an art to a great Oscar speech, and it comes accompanied by massive odds: a ticking......

'I haven't lost the madness for telling a story'

'I still shoot films at a maniacal, crazy pace.' 'I don't come to the film with an agenda. I come to a film with a story. When the story excites me, I go bonkers.' Nagesh Kukunoor chats with Aseem......

'If anybody asks me what I do, I'll say I'm a Grammy winner'

'What I see in Bollywood is that there’s this assembly line -- there’s a lyrics writer, there’s a composer, then there’s playback singer who is selected on mutual......

Shamitabh sounds good but has nothing to say

Shamitabh spends all its time explaining its own jokes, notes Raja Sen.This just in: Amitabh Bachchan, an actor some of you might have heard of, has a pretty good voice. What? Not exactly breaking......

Accepting Indian citizenship toughest decision: Arata

The first Person of Indian origin to find a place in India’s football squad, Japanese-born Arata Izumi says accepting the country’s citizenship was one of the "toughest decisions" of......
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"Jihadi John" link deepens security unease in Kuwait

KUWAIT (Reuters) - Reports that Islamic State's most notorious executioner was born on their soil have stirred deep unease among Kuwaitis about the... ...

http://www.firstpost.com/politics/jihadi-john-link-deepens-security-unease-in-kuwait-2140137.html
Swine flu UAE advises citizens against travelling to India

This makes UAE the first country to advise people to restrict travel to India because of fear of getting infected with swine flu, which has... ...

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Vodafone, Airtel, Telenor Slam Facebook’s Internet.Org Project [Telecom Wars]

At a time when Indian telecom companies are sweating it out to purchase expensive spectrum bands in India, and betting thousands of crores of... ...

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Let's use Holi to promote our culture, says President Pranab Mukherjee

President Pranab Mukherjee on Friday greeted the nation on the occasion of Holi and urged the citizens to promote Indian's composite culture. The... ...

http://www.firstpost.com/india/lets-use-holi-promote-culture-says-president-pranab-mukherjee-2139301.html
Poll panel's programme for error-free electoral rolls

The Election Commission of India has launched "National Electoral Roll Purification and Authentication Programme" (NERPAP) throughout the country,... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/463739/poll-panels-programme-error-free.html

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