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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......

BJP, Cong spar over Rahul's name on 'register for non-Hindus' at Somnath

'This is fake. Tyagi was made to sign on a blank paper of the register for media entry and later the names of Rahul Gandhi and others were added in the register,' Congress said. IMAGE:......

Khushwant Singh remembers Indira Gandhi

'In her insecurity, she destroyed the institutions of democracy.''She packed Parliament with her supporters with loyalty being more important than ability; she superseded judges; she corrupted the......

Giving women in farming and fisheries their due

Women's share of work in these industries is over 50 per cent, yet they are paid much less than their male counterparts. It is time to stamp out the gender disparity, says Surinder Sud.......

Aadhaar-demat account linking: FPIs grappling with Sebi diktat

Sebi directs freezing of all demat accounts not linked to Aadhaar by December 31 Illustration: Uttam Ghosh/Rediff.com It is not just domestic investors but also foreign portfolio investors (FPIs)......

RSS-linked outfit wants "Harvard" mindset out of government

'These Harvard University-educated people, with knowledge limited to the small states there, apply it in a huge country like India, which is not practical at all.' The RSS-linked Bharatiya Mazdoor......

The challenge before India

‘Insularity or isolation is not the answer, as such an approach will promote neither growth nor stability.' 'India has to move vigorously to take advantage of expanding opportunities in trade......

Achche Din ahead for India's real estate market?

Developers are likely to start announcing their festive season offers soon, reports Sanjay Kumar Singh. Real estate prices, which have been stagnant for the past two-three years, are showing signs......

KBC finale: When Vidya Balan impressed Amitabh Bachchan

A lot of laughs, a lot of tears and, of course, a lot of questions end Kaun Banega Crorepati 9. The ninth season of Kaun Banega Crorepati came to a grand end on November 7. The finale......

Review: Newton isn't a movie of answers, but tough questions

While filled with startling insights and questions, and buoyed by terrific performances throughout, Newton suffers from a lack of end-to-end clarity.It is a near-great film, but one that for some......

Review: Wonder Woman: A befitting hurray to girl power. And more!

There's a lot more to Wonder Woman than the obvious.It's a magnificent superhero vehicle, a sparkly love story, a touching coming-of-age and a befitting hurray to girl power, notes Sukanya Verma.......

How Alia Bhatt became a bankable star

Unlike most Bollywood kids whose careers tend to play out in fits and starts, Alia Bhatt's growth has been swift and steady, notes Ranjita Ganesan. Photograph: Kind courtesy Alia Bhatt/Instagram......

Padmavati fire: 'There has been a huge monetary loss'

'Something so unfortunate has happened because of illiteracy in our country.' 'Almost all the junior actors' costumes have been burned to ashes. There is so much hard work that......

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......

Behrendorff eyes Aus Test debut after inspiring T20 win over India

IMAGE: Australia’s rookie left-arm pacer Jason Behrendorff reacts during the second Twenty20 International against India in Guwahati on Tuesday. Photograph: BCCI Ecstatic after his......

Test No 50: Ashwin and the 'good memories' of Galle

  IMAGE: R Ashwin had picked 6 for 46 in the Test against Sri Lanka in Galle in 2015, to record his best overseas figures. Photograph: Dinuka Liyanawatte/Reuters When Ravichandran Ashwin......

BCCI clears India's participation in ICC Champions Trophy

It was also decided that no legal recourse will be taken against the International Cricket Council as per the diktat of the Supreme Court-appointed Committee of Administrators. The Board of......

No CT decision without COA's permission: Rai warns BCCI members

'One needs to understand that this kind of a decision cannot be taken in haste. A Champions Trophy pullout will lead to India not playing in ICC tournaments for the next eight years. It cannot be......
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CM decries trend to link Sanskrit with Brahminism

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Why did Manmohan not show courage to order surgical strikes

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, addressing a public rally here tonight, asked his predecessor Manmohan Singh why did he not show the courage to order... ...

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