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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......

Exclusive! 'By 2012, we brought China boundary row to point of solution'

'Now it is really a question of whether both political leaderships wish to do it now. It is a big thing to do because it means that we have to change the way we learnt to draw the map of India in......

Dulat's memoir does not do justice to Kashmir, its leaders

'Dulat's professional successors in the game would now find it that much harder to access/create meaningful sources/assets needed for effective functioning in a place like Kashmir.' 'By blowing......

How Saji Thomas, a deaf-mute, built an aircraft with just Rs 14 lakh

Saji Thomas jots down these inspiring lines in a paper and shows: 'I can’t hear or talk but I could build an aircraft and fly it.'  Image: A dream come true for Saji Thomas.......

Strict psychometric test norms for pilots in the offing

DGCA panel has proposed tests be conducted even before a candidate is inducted into a flying training institute Those aspiring to be commercial pilots may now have to undergo a psychometric test......

Gujarat to introduce chapter on Dhirubhai in school books

With a view to imbue students with entrepreneurship, Gujarat government is likely to introduce a chapter on Reliance Group founder Dhirubhai Ambani in school textbooks, officials said on Tuesday.......

'TiECon has once again become relevant to entrepreneurs'

The TiECon Disruptive Entrepreneurship Conference on May 15-16 saw a record turnout of 4800 people. Ritu Jha/Rediff.com reports from California on the largest TieCon ever. ALSO READ: Tesla's......

He left a Rs 90K-job to work with farmers in a Bengal village

Indrani Roy/Rediff.com meets Abhishek Singhania who left a bright career at PricewaterhouseCoopers, Mumbai, to work in a food security project at Khentia village in Bengal, as a research......

Meet Boman Irani, super brain!

How well do youknow Bollywood? Well, that may a Rs 5000,000 question. It's time to brush up on your filmi general knowledge for a chance to win the jackpot as yet another quiz show will be going on......

Review: Papanasam is a worthy remake of Drishyam!

'I still like Drishyam better but Papanasam is a laudable runner up even if somewhat self-aware,' says Sukanya Verma. It is difficult to discuss Papanasam without revealing......

When Amjad Khan, Attenborough, Sanjeev Kumar got together...

Satyajit Ray's wife Bijoya passed away into the ages on June 2, following a prolonged illness. She had provided a lot of support to her legendary husband, and had penned an autobiography of their......

Shah Rukh Khan's returns to television

Shah Rukh Khan is all set to make a comeback to television with the new show, India Poochega –Sabse Shana Kaun?  SRK will host the reality show, where common folk will be......

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......

Gopichand hopes doubles coach will get India more Olympic spots

With the Badminton Association of India (BAI) roping in top doubles coach Tan Kim Her of Malaysia, India's chief badminton coach Pullela Gopichand on Saturday said the Malaysian will bring in a......

Comparing FIFA to the Mafia is 'almost insulting to the Mafia': US Senator

Senators call for reforms of US soccer body at FIFA corruption hearing FIFA president Sepp Blatter. Photograph: Arnd Wiegmann/Reuters US senators on Wednesday called for extensive reforms in the......

Full text of the Justice Lodha IPL verdict

Justice Rajendra Mal Lodha. Photograph: PTI Chennai Super Kings and Rajasthan Royals were suspended from the Indian Premier League for two years for betting activities of their key officials,......

FIFA scandal: Banks did not do enough, says global agency

Activists from advocacy group Avaaz demonstrate near the Hallenstadion, in Zurich. Photograph: Arnd Wiegmann/Reuters A global group of government anti-money-laundering agencies said that financial......
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Bravo Brio Restaurant Group, Inc. Reports Second Quarter Financial Results

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How mind-boxes are formed

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