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Modi has poor knowledge of Indian history: Digvijaya

Congress General Secretary Digvijaya Singh on Tuesday accused the Bharatiya Janata Party’s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi of being a "fake" leader who wishes to "dominate" the......

'Pakistan sheltered Osama with Musharraf's knowledge'

In a sensational claim, a former Pakistan army general has said that Osama bin Laden had been kept in a "safe house" of the country's Intelligence Bureau in Abbottabad with "full knowledge" of the......

Survey exposes Britons' general knowledge

Believe it or not, more than three quarters of Britons don't know the names of countries that comprise Great Britain.Yes, a survey has revealed that 75 per cent of people in Britain are unable to......

Temperatures soar in Parliament over army deployment in Bengal

The row over Army taking over road toll plazas in West Bengal on Friday echoed in Parliament with Trinamool Congress seeing 'sinister' designs behind the move and the government vehemently denying......

Trump to appoint 'Mad Dog' as new defence secretary

Mattis attracted controversy in 2005 when he said 'it's fun to shoot some people'. United States President-elect Donald Trump on Friday announced that he will nominate General James Mattis (retd),......

Rise in black money due to election funding

Political funding of elections has led to the rise in black money, say Former RBI governor D Subbarao and former CAG Vinod Rai.Subhomoy Bhattacharjee reports: Congress, BJP got Rs 5,450 cr from......

We are products of the makers of designer food

Now we need to fight back to reclaim our food and our habits. The only way to do so is to rediscover food as pleasure and be thrilled, not just by its smells and tastes, but also by the knowledge......

RIL, partners face $1 bn penalty for using ONGC's gas

The Mukesh Ambani-led Reliance Industries Ltd and its foreign partners, BP Plc and Niko Resources, may have to pay a penalty of more than $1 billion for commercially using the migrated gas from the......

Mistry's tirade against Ratan Tata continues unabated

Refuting Tata’s charges about the Welspun buy, Mistry said to even suggest that the Tata Sons board including the nominee directors of the Tata Trusts had not been adequately informed is......

SBI's merger plan may lead to a banking meltdown

'SBI is already too big. Too big to fail.''It already is a moral hazard. What will it do with 20,000 branches that it cannot do with 14,000, especially in these days of online and mobile banking?'......

The Priyanka Chopra you didn't know

'She is an awesome writer.''She writes poetry. She writes stories. Prose.''She has a flair for language.''You should see the library Priyanka has at home.''She has more books than regular......

'Sex is beautiful only when it's hinted at'

'It took a 75-year-old director to teach the reformist set of Facebook users that Evil is not an aberration, but something that resides in the most regular seeming of human beings,' says Sreehari......

A new Sanskrit wave

A cow that speaks, a question on patriarchy and the story of a 17th-century poet -- Sanskrit filmmakers are finding new ways to revive the 'dying' language. IMAGE: Rajesh Hebbar and Pratheeksha......

To appreciate Raman Raghav 2.0, you will have to surrender to it

'There is no way you can view the movie from a distance, from a moral high ground, and get to its core.''To truly appreciate what Anurag Kashyap is trying to do here, you may have to lose a part of......

'We are just counting the days to our wedding!'

'Both of us are over the moon about the whole thing.' Vivek Dahiya can't stop gushing about his July wedding to Divyanka Tripathi. Vivek Dahiya is in a happy space. He's bagged his first ever lead......

Silly Point: Yaar, what's the capital of Chhattisgarh?

Manu Shankar, Abhishek Mande and Hitesh Harisinghani test your general knowledge! With the India-Ireland match becoming one of the most eagerly awaited battles this weekend, we hit......

V V S Laxman on the Magic of Cricket

'If fame, money and comfort are the only factors that drive us, then we are playing cricket for entirely the wrong reasons.' IMAGE: V V S Laxman celebrates his double century in the memorable Eden......

Prasad, Kapoor, Maninder in fray for national selector's job

Former India pacer Venkatesh Prasad, off-spinner Ashish Kapoor and left-arm spinner Maninder Singh are some of the prominent names that are doing rounds for the national selectors post (senior and......

'India needs larger pool of skilled football coaches'

  IMAGE: Jeremy Weeks (extreme right) speaks at a media briefing in Mumbai on Sunday. For India to grow substantially in football, it needs a larger pool of skilled coaches and coach......

I don't care who the best batsman at the moment is: Ponting

'There are a number of current players who are probably on a similar career path' 'Whoever, I guess, masters the mind games the best will be the one who ends up with the best career record' 'ODI......
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How to be a philosopher in todays cynical world

We live in a time of widespread ethical relativism that has created an attitude of "anything goes" for the new generation. Its also a time that is... ...

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India needs to increase its domestic oil and gas production and reduce import, says PM Modi

[India], Dec.5 (ANI): Inaugurating the 12th International Oil and Gas Conference, PETROTECH-2016, in New Delhi today, Prime Minister Narendra Modi... ...

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Trump to nominate Gen Mattis for defence secretary

US President-elect Donald Trump today announced that he will nominate retired Marine general James Mattis, renowned for his tough talk and... ...

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Temperatures soar in Parliament over army deployment in Bengal

The row over Army taking over road toll plazas in West Bengal on Friday echoed in Parliament with Trinamool Congress seeing 'sinister' designs... ...

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Mamata refuses to leave secretariat despite army withdrawal from toll plaza

Kolkata : In a dramatic turn of events, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee vowed to stay put at the secretariat despite the withdrawal of... ...

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