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Focus on 'skill, scale and speed' to compete with China: PM

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said the country needs to focus on imparting skills to its young population in order to compete with China, apart from bringing revolutionary changes in......

Meet Padmini, India's first transgender TV news anchor

An Indian television news station has recruited the country's first transgender news anchor, five months after a court ruled that transgender people be recognised as a legal third gender. Padmini......

Scotland says 'NO' to independence in historic referendum

A supporter from the ‘No’ campaign celebrates at the Better Together Campaign headquarters in Glasgow, Scotland. Photograph: Dylan Martinez/Reuters Scottish voters on Friday said a big......

One President to another: 'Let's have error-proof ties'

In the backdrop of the stand-off between Chinese and Indian armies in Ladakh, President Pranab Mukherjee has expressed hope that both the neighbours will ensure an "error-proof" dialogue mechanism......

When nature strikes: 2 million displaced in India due to natural calamities

About 2.14 million people were displaced in India last year due to natural disasters, according to a United Nations-backed report which said the country was third after the Philippines and China to......

Why Budget needs to focus on collecting more taxes

India’s tax collection has not been able to keep pace with the GDP growth. If the country wants to be a major economy in the world, the government should focus on increasing its revenues......

Why Budget needs to focus on collecting more taxes

India’s tax collection has not been able to keep pace with the rise in GDP. If the country wants to be a major economy in the world, the government should focus on increasing its revenues......

AirAsia to focus on smaller cities

The country’s newest low-cost carrier, AirAsia,  will focus on Tier-2 and Tier-3 cities for business and not depend on metro cities. The airline would continue to charge Rs 990 a ticket......

Mukesh Ambani wants ETV to focus on general entertainment biz

Mukesh Ambani, the new media mogul of country, has his strategy cut out. For the ETV bouquet of channels, the focus would be the general entertainment channels (GEC).   According to sources,......

Next one year is the most crucial for WTO trade talks

With the Bali deal settled, countries should now focus on long pending issues such as market access and reduction in green goods tariff As the dust settles on the Bali deal of the World Trade......

'Writers and directors will be the focus of Jaipur film fest, not stars'

The sixth Jaipur International Film Festival will see 156 films from 90 countries screened at the festival. The sixth Jaipur International Film Festival is all set to begin on February 1 in the......

'I am a very bad cook. I can't make anything, not even tea'

'There is a lot of insecurity in this job. That is why we are paid so much money.' Parineeti Chopra comes clean. Parineeti Chopra’s upcoming film Daawat-e-Ishq is all about food.......

Woman-centric movies rule the roost at box office

The tinsel town’s overall financial performance would have been in a bad shape if it was not for the success of the woman-oriented blockbusters, writes Urvi Malvania. Woman-oriented Bollywood......

5 performances that may win an Oscar

Aseem Chhabra/Rediff.com picks his 10 favourite movies from the Telluride Film Festival. The Telluride Film Festival was a terrific opportunity to view some of the best films of the year. While the......

Hockey captain Sardar to be India's flag bearer at Asian Games opening

Ending the suspense over who would be the Indian contingent's flag bearer at the 17th Asian Games opening ceremony in Incheon on Friday, men's hockey team captain Sardar Singh was bestowed with the......

World Cup 2022 the ultimate goal for reborn Afghanistan

Local kids play in front of the destroyed Darul Aman Palace in Kabul. Photograph: Mohammad Ismail/Reuters The 2022 World Cup in Qatar has been beset by controversy, but for the visionaries......

Sports Shorts: Frenchman Champagne to fight Blatter for FIFA president post

Jerome Champagne speaks during a news conference. Photograph: Suzanne Plunkett/Reuters Former FIFA official Jerome Champagne formally announced on Monday that he will stand against incumbent Sepp......

Dipika finally decides to play at Asian Games

India's highest-ranked squash player Dipika Pallikal has decided to put the controversy over the dubious Asian Games draw behind and confirmed her participation for the upcoming Incheon edition,......

Rahul Dravid delivers the Dilip Sardesai memorial lecture

Rahul Dravid speaks at the Dilip Sardesai Memorial Lecture. Photograph: Reuben Varghese/Rediff.com   Former India skipper Rahul Dravid spoke at the Dilip Sardesai Memorial Lecture at the......
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India Lover
Q. Aam Admi party right now has only mouthwatering slogons with now national or internatiional ideologies. Let them first focus to come to power on local bodies like panchayats and muncipalities, next states and finally the country. Is it the best they should do?
India Lover:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/aam-admi-party-right-now-has-only-mouthwatering-slogons-with/27394293/answers/

rainbow
Q. my pet rabbit is watching a serial
Rainbow:  A. They bhav gotta chance......they must build on the experience they get from Delhi......n yes instead of focussing on clean novice...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/my-pet-rabbit-is-watching-a-serial/27204150/answers/27394317

Avantika
Q. Russia is moving into Ukraine and in control in some part of that country. What is India doing about it?
Avantika:  A. Here are some recommendations. ', These are all exciting and violent but also complex and plot driven. I've put them in order of how much I like...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/russia-is-moving-into-ukraine-and-in-control-in-some-part-of/27168018/answers/27204152

Deepesh Gupta
Q. Everyone blaming AAP but did we ever think that we have not given the enough time to AAP for making and keeping their promises.. For many years, we have not put any pressure on Congress and BJP but everyday wanted something from AAP.. Things take time and that too in our Corrupted country.. I am not in favor of any party but if somebody wants to do good we public does not allow to do so because we have made ourselves to live with Corruption and all with this worst politics.
Deepesh Gupta:  A. Well it depends if it is before or after the get nuclear arms.', If it's before then lets have this scenario- Iranian attack on Israel. India soon...... more

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Increasing Urbanisation and Young Homeowners Paint Pretty Picture

The consumer has an eye for d├ęcor and the money to spend on it, and takes pride in doing up his home as an extension of his personality. The... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/business/news/Increasing-Urbanisation-and-Young-Homeowners-Paint-Pretty-Picture/2014/09/21/article2441170.ece
Start-ups, global & Indian giants bet on renewable energy space

In mid-2014, Banmali Agrawala, president and CEO of GE South Asia, journeyed from the steel and chrome of his office building in Gurgaon to a... ...

http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/industry/energy/power/proactive-modi-government-start-ups-global-indian-giants-bet-on-renewable-energy-space/articleshow/43019701.cms
Of everyday life

Obsession: Eternal Stories of Life and Death Gurpartap Khairah, Bishwa and Stormy, Suraj Sinha Tara 2014, pp 478 , Rs 299 Obsession: Eternal... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/431869/of-everyday-life.html
Step up revolution

Robert Moses conducts a workshop, Dancing to Connect, for artistes and dance enthusiasts at American Center. The focus of the workshop was... ...

http://www.telegraphindia.com/1140921/jsp/calcutta/story_18857293.jsp
Macaulay's vision in present context

A talk on teaching English and making traditions in the light of Thomas Macaulay's Minute on Indian Education is of special significance at a time... ...

http://www.telegraphindia.com/1140921/jsp/calcutta/story_18849573.jsp

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