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Why not a Victory in Bangladesh Day?

'The failure to remember the martyrs on a grand scale is a national problem. As a nation-State, India time and again fails to honour its true heroes: The men in uniform, says Nitin A Gokhale. On......

Tributes paid to Indian World War I veterans

India has paid tribute to the 1.5 million Indian soldiers in the UK who fought along with British troops during the First World War India's High Commissioner to the UK, Ranjan Mathai noted there......

'The Indian State suffers from an arrogance of power'

'Elected representatives have won elections in the past on the basis of money power received from the central government.' 'This fact has been highlighted by former army chief V K Singh who boasted......

What's the point talking to Pakistan?

On Tuesday, Ambassador M K Bhadrakumar revealed the real reason for the Modi government calling off the talks with Pakistan. Today, Ambassador T P Sreenivasan says, 'India had nothing to gain by......

'Nobody believes Nehru was beyond mistakes'

Fifty years ago, India's first prime minister passed into the ages. On his death anniversary, May 27, rediff.com commenced a series to evaluate Jawaharlal Nehru's legacy. M......

Modi keen to revive India's 'zombie factories', not abandon them

At British India Corporation's textile factory in Kanpur, four men sit in a control room watching computerised gauges eight hours a day. When they are done, another group takes over, and then......

Restore confidence? Take ACTION on Dr Singh

While the middle class believes that whileDr Singhmay not exactly be corrupt, they simultaneously also perceive that the best bet for anyone to loot and scoot in India is whilehe continues to be......

India's highest paid IT company CEOs; Kurien leads

With an annual remuneration limit of Rs 10 crore (Rs 100 million), T K Kurien, the recently appointed chief executive officer of Wipro's information technology business, has become the highest paid......

Sensex plummeting? No reason to panic

The Indian markets are now seemingly on the verge of panic and capitulation. The markets are falling everyday, mostly on limited volume, with the mid- and small-caps getting hit particularly......

Why India needs to reset the National Compass

No nation has achieved greatness when governed by a self-centred, self-absorbed and grasping elite, says Shyam Saran. What does a compass do? It orients us towards a definite direction. It reveals......

Review: Holiday is too slow to thrill

Holiday takes obscene amounts of time getting to the point, says Raja Sen.Offensively bland movies often throw up unrelated food for thought. While enduring the painfully boring Holiday, for......

Review: Olympus Has Fallen is ambitious but banal

Olympus Has Fallen could do with better writing, writes Aknur Pathak.As America’s geo-political relationship with other countries changes, so does the nationality of the villain in Hollywood.......

Review: Krantiveera Sangolli Rayanna is a must-watch

Kannada film Krantiveera Sangolli Rayanna lives up to expectations, writes Srikanth Srinivasa.After missing many dates and deadlines, this much-awaited historical biopic has got a befitting......

Review: Bol Bachchan is amateurish and silly

Sukanya Verma says that Bol Bachchan is a typified Rohit Shetty slapstick.Lying needs imagination. Whether you're fabricating, exaggerating or distorting the truth. And the much loved filmmaker......

What makes Avengers worth the wait

The hype that has been building up for more than a year and the giddy excitement of wanting to see in one filmmany of the Marvel Comics heroes seen in a number of summer blockbusters over the years......

Key moments in India's win over SL in final

An inspired India on Saturday regained the coveted World Cup after 28 years as they suppressed Sri Lanka with a six-wicket victory in a nerve-wrecking final to script a glorious new chapter in......

Images: India record clean sweep over Aus

Led by Sachin Tendulkar's double ton in the first innings and a half century in the second, India comprehensively beat Australia in the second Test in Bangalore. Chasing 207 to win, the home team......

Wimbledon fights foxes and vixens for top lawns

Urinating vixens, greedy pigeons, May frost and idiosyncratic mowers are just a few of the problems facing Wimbledon's head groundsman in the run up to the world's most famous tennis championships.......

Murray, Roddick find their feet on Queen's grass

Champion Andy Murray and Andy Roddick whacked away the clay from their tennis shoes and began their build up to Wimbledon by beating little-known opponents on a rain-blighted day at Queen's Club on......

  People speak for forgotten army

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Ramesh Agarwal
Q. JAI SHRI RAM YESTERDAY RUN FOR UNITY WAS CELEBRATED ALL OVER COUNTRY ON THE INITIATIVE OF UNION GOVT TO MARK THE BIRTH ANNIVERSARY OF GREAT LEADER AND ARCHITICT OF MODRN INDIA SARDAR PATEL WHICH WHOM MAP OF INDIA COULD BE DIFFERENT ABOUT 525 PLACES RUNS WERE ARRARGES,EVERYSCHOOL,OFFICES,COLLEGE,ARMY.POLICE,HOME GUARD,SCOUTS TOOK OATH FOR THE UNITY AND DEFENCE OF COUNTRY.IT WAS FIRST TIME THAR SUCH A HONOURED AND GREAT LEADER FORGOTTEN BU CONGRESS HAS BEEN REMEMBERED AND GIVEN A BEFITTING HONOUR ON HIS BIRTH DAY,HOW DO YOU LIKE IT?
Ramesh Agarwal:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/jai-shri-ram-yesterday-run-for-unity-was-celebrated-all-over/28003627/answers/

badtameez dil
Q. Now a days we so called modern Indian do not remember when is the birthday of Netaji Subash Chandra Bose, Bhagat singh but we do not forget to celebrate rose day we do not give single paise donation to our army on army donation day but we purchase roses worth of 100 rupees on rose day
Badtameez Dil:  A. During Rajiv Gandhi's time also - we used to have so many runs. Run for unity, Run for peace, run for health, etc. Whole country was running; But...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/now-a-days-we-so-called-modern-indian-do-not-remember-when-i/27072401/answers/28003650

angel
Q. anybody know : veerappan ? is he still in memory or forgotten ?
Angel:  A. unfortunately,u r right ,sir.Our rich culture has been regularly encroached upon by the people who love foreign culture.They have forgotten the...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/anybody-know--veerappan--is-he-still-in-memory-or-forgotten-/24706940/answers/27072404

Ramesh Agarwal
Q. TODAY IS 13/7 BIRTH ANNIVERSARY OF TERRORIST ATTACK IN MUMBAI DO YOU THINK WE HAVE LEARNT LESSON FROM OUR PAST MISTAKES AND OUR SECURITY IS FULL PROOF OR WE HAVE FORGOTTEN?
Ramesh Agarwal:  A. sandalwood smuggler Sandalwood Veerappan, was an Indian dacoit active for years in a broad swath of scrub and forest land covering six thousand km...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/today-is-137-birth-anniversary-of-terrorist-attack-in-mumbai/23378733/answers/24706959

bharat trivedi
Q. who is your choice for the The greatest leader of all times ?
Bharat Trivedi:  A. All ministers/MP's have a very good and fool proof security arrangement for themselves and the common man pays through his nose for all this.Since...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/who-is-your-choice-for-the-the-greatest-leader-of-all-times-/22143935/answers/23378759

  Web results for Forgotten Army
Both troubled and troublesome

Pakistan is a state in perpetual turmoil. Call it a failed one or a nation fighting demons from within, the hard reality is that neither Islamabad... ...

http://www.dailypioneer.com/columnists/oped/both-troubled-and-troublesome.html
West Asia's lost minorities

HEIRS TO FORGOTTEN KINGDOMS Journeys Into the Disappearing Religions of the Middle East Gerard Russell Basic Books; 320 pages; $28.99 In... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/beyond-business/west-asia-s-lost-minorities-114122800737_1.html
Taliban

The Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) has released a new video accusing the Pakistani Army of attacking the 'Mujahideens' even after using them for... ...

http://www.outlookindia.com/news/article/Pak-Army-Fooled-Mujahideens-for-Blood-Game-in-Kashmir-Taliban/874799
Assam Conflict- Solution lies in political statesmanship not in political oppurtunism

The massacre in Kokrajhar and Sunitpur districts of Assam by the National Democratic Front of Bodoland (S) is really a brutal terrorist act and... ...

http://www.merinews.com/article/assam-conflict--solution-lies-in-political-statesmanship-not-in-political-oppurtunism/15903085.shtml
Lights, Camera, (Missing) Action...

perhaps the first year when Bollywood's trade pundits cozied up to women-centric films and finally saw them as a viable business proposition,... ...

http://www.dailypioneer.com/sunday-edition/agenda/a-year-of-feats/lights-camera-missing-action.html

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