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The life and legacy of Lee Kuan Yew

Lee Kuan Yew, Singapore's founding father and first prime minister, passed away on Monday at the age of 91. Yew's passing has reminded the world of his substantive influence on Singapore. The......

Lee Kuan Yew, Singapore's founding father, dies at 91

Former prime minister Lee Kuan Yew during the LKY School of Public Policy 7th anniversary dialogue session in September 2011. Photograph: Tim Chong/Reuters  Lee Kuan Yew, Singapore's......

SHOCKING: Teen's body found on railway tracks after she denied order to lick spit

The naked body of a girl, who tried to save her father from being beaten by locals for failing to pay for a rented tractor at a village meeting and then refusing to follow a kangaroo......

Will hang ourselves from same tree: Father of Badaun victim

Accusing police of destroying vital evidence, the father of one of the two teen-aged cousins, who were found hanging from a mango tree in Badaun, on Saturday threatened that the family members......

Father of techie found dead in Mumbai meets Shinde

Father of a woman software engineer, whose burnt body was found on the outskirts of Mumbai, on Friday met Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde and demanded justice, saying no parent should have to face......

The changing face of Kolkata's Kabuliwala

Driven out of business by microfinance companies, the Kabuliwalas of Kolkata, traditional moneylenders, have seen their numbers shrink. I felt like I was in hell. I could not speak properly and......

Inflation targeting can be a game changer

Is the recent agreement between the Government of India and the Reserve Bank of India to make inflation targeting the central bank's prime focus the way to go?  Rediff.com will publish a......

Meet the successful entrepreneur behind India's hottest start-ups

Vani Kola left behind a stellar career as an entrepreneur in the United States to gamble on the startup ecosystem in India. Image: Venture capital pioneer Vani Kola. Photograph, courtesy: Vani......

Rohan Murty, the master of many trades

Over home-cooked food, Murty tells Rahul Jacob how he is fascinated by history and ancient texts, and about his efforts to measure productivity in software companies, such as Infosys. Image:......

The pressure of being a Bollywood star

By talking about her struggle with depression, Deepika Padukone has exposed the stress-filled lives of filmstars. While most heroines of her time were accompanied on shoots by fiercely protective......

Saying goodbye to America's best TV show

Image: Jon Hamm as Don Draper in Mad Men. 'That Mad Men is currently the best-written show and quite unlike anything else out there is an understatement.' As Mad Men draws to a close after eight......

'Byomkesh Bakshy is too honest to exist today'

'The problem of 2015 is not who did it but how we should punish the guy who did it. The judicial system in our country is hugely inadequate.' Dibakar Banerjee talks about his new film Detective......

Shashi Kapoor: The quiet showman

Though many feel it has been long overdue, recognition has finally come for Shashi Kapoor, the often underrated actor who acted in bad films so that he could make good cinema. In the late 1970s,......

Enter the world of Aamir Khan

Here's how India’s most successful film star goes about his work.Aamir Khan’s sixth-floor residence-cum-office on Carter Road in Mumbai has none of the trappings you would associate......

Dutch teen footballers jailed for kicking linesman to death

A Dutch court found six teenage footballers and a player's father guilty on Monday of beating an amateur linesman to death, an incident that shocked the nation and prompted soul-searching over......
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80 ft road & a lone fighter

Some highly placed officials in the BBMP, land mafia and traders are desperate that Shanti Ganesh, a resident of Sanjaynagar be evicted from the... ...

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'A house divided against itself'

Lincoln measured his words against the fate of a nation. But they may find themselves apropos to one family as well. The Bharat Ratna conferred on... ...

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Boy missing for two years reunited with his parents

An eight-year-old boy who had gone missing from north Delhi over two years ago was reunited with his parents after overcoming many hurdles.... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/472358/boy-missing-two-years-reunited.html
String of attacks shakes dwindling Sikhs in Pakistan

Pilgrims descended from all over the world on a small town in Pakistan that is home to one of Sikhism’s holiest sites this week, dipping into... ...

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Appropriating Ambedkar

April 14 this year turned out to a surprise package for government officials, both at the centre and some poll-bound states. Waking up to morning... ...

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