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'One-and-a-half million Indians served in World War I'

'Over one million people served in various battlefronts during World War I. And yet, even today, we know so very little about them.' 'It is absolutely essential to acknowledge this part of India's......

Modi's year on the world stage

'Modi's promise of change during the election campaign was on the domestic front, but his first year in office focused on foreign policy beyond all expectations,' says Ambassador T P Sreenivasan.......

The war that changed the world

'The Russians had risen to great heights of sacrifice and heroism and won a victory against Hitler and Nazism at such a tremendous cost in spite of being weighed down by the tyranny and oppression......

A Magical, Mystery Tour

Dominic Xavier/Rediff.com steps into the magical world that is the spectacular Kochi-Muziris Art Biennale. The first edition of the Kochi-Muziris Art Biennale was the only Indian destination......

Modi visits World War-I commemoration exhibition

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday visited an exhibition commemorating World War-I, in which at least 74,187 Indian soldiers died, and was briefed about the valour and sacrifices of martyred......

The Great War, online

The telecom, the internet, the media industry worldwide is currently organised not that differently from 1914 Europe, says Ajit Balakrishnan. It is possible that we will all look back a year from......

Samsung launches world's first smartphone with curved screen

Samsung Electronics Co Ltd on Wednesday launched the world's first smartphone with a curved display, a variant of the Galaxy Note which moves the Asian giant a step closer to achieving wearable......

World's top consumers of electricity

At the world level, electricity consumption fell by 1.5 per cent during 2009, for the first time since World War II. Except in Asia and the Middle East, consumptions dropped across the......

8 shocks that await India, global economy

The global economy may have just limped out of the worst recession since World War II as governments tried to spur consumer demand by lowering interest rates to record lows and pouring trillions of......

Great fall of China sinks world stocks, dollar

Beijing did not announce expected policy support over the weekend World stock markets plunged on Monday, as a near 9-per cent dive in China shares and a sharp drop in the dollar and major......

Review: World War Z is predictable

World War Z is only for Brad Pitt fans, writes Norma Godinho.After years of fighting aliens, Hollywood’s latest obsession is taking on zombies. Movie-goers have taken well to films based on......

'Inter-religious marriages were never really encouraged in our society'

'Pre-Partition India wasn't as hunk-dory as we talk about; Hindus and Muslims lived in harmony, sure, but never as miyan-biwi (husband-wife)' 'Unrequited love is very good for a......

Sholay, through the eyes of Salim Khan

'We got more money for Majboor than Sholay. Rs 2 lakh and Rs 1.5 lakh respectively.' In our special Sholay series, Salim Khan recalls his memories of Ramesh Sippy's film. Growing up in the dusty......

Big B, Salman, Akshay: Bollywood debut in Forbes' highest paid list

Rubbing shoulders with Hollywood royalty. Bollywood biggies Amitabh Bachchan, Salman Khan and Akshay Kumar have made the top 10 in Forbes’ highest paid actor list.It is for the first time......

The real Kishore Kumar no one knew

When Pritish Nandy interviewed Kishore Kumar for The Illustrated Weekly of India, Asia's oldest and most venerable magazine, it was a stunner. Posing with a skull on the Weekly's cover, the great......

Mayweather calm in face of 'woman beater' taunts

Eight-time World champion Floyd Mayweather refused to be drawn into a war of words at the final news conference for his WBC welterweight title clash with Robert Guerrero on Wednesday, despite being......

Aus Open: Azarenka beats stubborn Kuznetsova to make semis

Defending champion Victoria Azarenka won a first-set war of attrition before crushing Svetlana Kuznetsova 7-5, 6-1 to march into the semi-finals of the Australian Open on Wednesday. The World No.......

2012: 'Old war horses' rule the roost in squash

Dipika Pallikal broke into the world top 10, Saurav Ghosal celebrated the biggest PSA World Tour title win of his career and Joshna Chinappa claimed her maiden WISPA title at home as 'old......

Former Germany forward Haller dead

Former Germany striker Helmut Haller, who scored in the 1966 World Cup final and was one of the first German footballers to carve out a career in Italy, has died at the age of 73, his home club......

World T20: Afghanistan seek to boost war-torn homeland

Rising from the ruins of war to challenge the world's cricketing establishment, Afghanistan's rag-tag team hope to inspire the conflict-ravaged nation with a strong showing at the Twenty20 World......
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Nobody is truthful, not even in love

One of the most important question nobody is asking is, Who polices the false promises? Image: Shutterstock Honesty pays, love protects and... ...

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Refugee crisis Merkel's biggest challenge

BERLIN Returning from her summer break in mid-August, German Chancellor Angela Merkel raised some eyebrows by describing Europe's refugee problem... ...

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Why the world is going Multipolar?

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Giorgio Armani was a nobody at age 40

Giorgio Armani didn't accomplish anything until his forties. Everything you see now: the globe-spanning business empire, the personal fortune that... ...

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