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Sikh cop makes history in Texas, to be first to wear turban

An Indian-American Sikh is set to become the first police officer in the state of Texas, US to serve while keeping his Sikh articles of faith, including a turban and beard. Patrol deputy Sandeep......

Mr Verma comes to India

Richard Rahul Verma, the first Indian American to serve as US Ambassador to New delhi, quips that surviving the first month in India is his first goal. Aziz Haniffa/Rediff.com, the only journalist......

Gorkha Rifles marks 200 years of service

Hundreds of serving and veteran officers on Friday celebrated bicentenary of the first battalion of Gorkha Rifles (1/3 GR) with vigour and zest at Pathankot. Veterans, serving officers, junior......

Indian-American Vivek Murthy sworn in as US Surgeon General

Indian-American Vivek Murthy was on Wednesday administered the oath for the top post of US Surgeon General by Vice President Joe Biden at a ceremonial ceremony in Virginia, becoming the......

'Laskhar's dedication to liberation of Kashmir made me join them'

David Coleman Headley, Pakistani-American who confessed to helping plan the deadly 2008 attacks in Mumbai, pens down his life as a terrorist and his turn towards extremism in his new memoir. ......

Vir Sanghvi hits the start-up bandwagon; launches restaurant reservation platform

EazyDiner will be a restaurant reservation platform offering reviews, reservations, deals and a concierge services Vir Sanghvi, food writer and TV host, launched EazyDiner, India’s first......

Power Minister tells Rediff: '24/7 power in every home by 2019'

  'This country has become cynical, the country has lost hope. Prime Minister Narendra Modi is getting back hope in this country.' 'We are deconstructing the past which had corruption,......

Exclusive! 'The Modi government refuses to give anything for free'

  'The Modi government believes the industrialist, the capitalist, has to pay for the assets of the government which belong to the people of India.' Coal Minister Piyush Goyal unplugged.......

E-auction of coal mines: Will cartels trump the consumers?

The Modi government’s e-auction policy for coal, meant to shield the consumer against hike in electricity charges, has already led to serious allegations of cartelisation among the bidding......

Analysing flaws in the new GDP series

Reform of the GDP series should address how to measure the correct extent of activity in the black economy, notes Parthasarathi Shome. Image: Analysing the old and new GDP reveals......

The Hundred-Foot Journey, served with a lot of heart

The Hundred-Foot Journey treats its Indian characters with respect, discovers Aseem Chhabra/Rediff.com Someone first reading the premise of The Hundred-Foot Journey may think it is an implausible......

Review: Jai Ho! Democracy is more silly than satirical!

 'Jai Ho! Democracy is a hasty uptake of news channels and papers drawn into a skit that's too short on subtext to be a realised satire and too silly to be taken seriously', writes......

Review: Dharam Sankat Mein doesn't say anything new!

Between its sentimental leanings and farcical outbursts, the superficial sermonising of Dharam Sankat Mein remains just that -- superficial, says Sukanya Verma. A middle-aged Hindu, vocal......

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......

Federer, Sharapova shine as 8 seeds fail to sprout

Maria Sharapova serves in her first round match against Petra Martic of Croatia at Melbourne Park on Monday. Photograph: Clive Brunskill/Getty Images Roger Federer and Maria Sharapova glittered......

Meet the lady who caused first major upset at Australian Open

Lucie Hradecka of the Czech Republic serves in her first round match against Ana Ivanovic of Serbia. Photograph: Clive Brunskill/Getty Images For about 20 minutes on Monday, Lucie Hradecka felt......

Butt wants to return to cricket after 'fixing' ban ends in September

Pakistan cricket received some good news on Tuesday as banned Salman Butt was asked by the International Cricket Council's anti-corruption unit to appear for a hearing, while senior all-rounder......

Afridi has no intentions of going back on ODI retirement

‘My decision is final. We have to understand that the new players will take time to adjust and settle down’ Shahid Afridi during the practice session. Photograph: Vipin Pawar/Solaris......

Monte Carlo Masters: Djokovic adds another feather to his cap

Novak Djokovic of Serbia celebrates with the winners trophy. Photograph: Julian Finney/Getty Images Novak Djokovic continued his awe-inspiring run of form to claim the Monte Carlo Masters title on......
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Kids Rock Cancer Announces Spring Benefit Concert

All You Need Is Love! will feature Flaming Pie, members of the St. Louis Symphony and several of the program's young musicians. St. Louis, MO... ...

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Peru... a new interest ?

Off late I have been getting a lot of queries and interesting questions for Peruvian and other South American cuisines and their prospects in... ...

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A meal to remember

The first plenary of the party that was born 14 years ago and is the first to form the Government in Telangana will be talked about for more... ...

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Flavours From the Past

It's not everyday that history walks onto your plates. And walking down the memory lane through a gastranomical journey is Vivanta by Taj-Malabar... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/kochi/Flavours-From-the-Past/2015/04/25/article2781478.ece
Choose Your Sport!

Think Bryan Adams and you will go back to his summer of 69. Just like Bryan, rewind to the 90s and we are sure to get all nostalgic. It was the... ...

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