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The central lesson from the 1965 War

  The 1965 war teaches us that war by escalation is a real possibility. Despite clear threats, Pakistan never believed that India would ever cross the international border.' 'In the age of......

'We want to see an open debate about Modi's record'

'We are calling for democratic accountability even as we talk about Digital India.' 'We are not against Digital India and it is important for India, but the government should not see what is......

The Courageous Professor M M Kalburgi: A Tribute

'In today's India very few would, of course, stand Basavanna's test. This led Professor Kalburgi to not only take on casteist and conservative forces in general, but also some powerful......

'President Kalam was a very courageous person'

'President Kalam would always say -- this was one of his pet sentences -- that "If you don't do anything, there will be no difficulties but if you do things, there will be difficulties. You have to......

The war that helped India regain its military confidence

'India was in no position to wage another war in 1965, having suffered a morale-shattering defeat in 1962. The three services were in the middle of a modernisation and expansion phase and therefore......

'Change my name if I don't add 2 percentage points to India's growth'

As construction minister of Maharashtra state between 1995 and 1999, Gadkari built India's first high-speed concrete highway, from Mumbai to Pune, earning another nickname: 'flyover minister'. The......

Force China to open its markets for Indian goods

India needs to adopt a more proactive policy of triggering exports to China, notes China expert Srikanth Kondapalli. IMAGE: China's currency was devalued recently by nearly 4 per cent. Photograph:......

Meet 10 Indians who head global tech companies

With Sundar Pichai becoming the CEO of Google, India has one more reason to cheer its prowess in the global IT sector.  Image: Sundar Pichai with wife Anjali. Photograph: Stephen......

How girls are duped into 'bonded labour' in India's textile mills

Brands such as Gap, Primark and C&A which source some of their garments from Tamil Nadu say they do regular audits to ensure their suppliers comply with their codes of conduct.   From her......

Cognizant CEO on how to run better and different

  Cognizant’s chief executive for information technology services, Rajeev Mehta (photographed below), tells Business Standard what went in favour of the company. Excerpts:Which key......

'I want to make Salman Khan proud'

'I asked Salman Khan, 'What did you see in me?' He said, 'I just saw the confidence and the spark in you'.' 'I want to make Salman Khan proud. That's most important for me because he's shown so......

'I am here because cinema is my passion'

The term destiny child fits perfectly for actor turned director Vineeth Kumar. It is as if he is born to be in films. He got the first opportunity to face the camera as a child (in a film titled......

'I wanted to understand what happened to Amy and why'

'It was impossible to please everyone with Amy Winehouse's story because it is complicated and dark. Everyone has his or her own version of what was going on and I found myself caught in the middle......

IAAF suppressed study of admitted dope cheats: Sunday Times

A general view of the signange at the China National Stadium, also known as Bird's Nest. Photograph: Lintao Zhang/Getty Images World athletics' governing body has suppressed a 2011 survey......

'I have been blessed with versatility'

'I have always believed I belong to be playing at the highest level.' 'I have been the top scorer in the Ranji Trophy charts, top scorer in the IPL charts, top scorer in the domestic one-day charts......

'Australia ran clean 2022 World Cup bid, others did not'

Australia soccer supremo Frank Lowy insists his country ran a clean bid to host the 2022 World Cup while others did not, even if they were sometimes naive and made mistakes. In an open letter......

Formula One under pressure end alcohol sponsorship

Fernando Alonso of Spain and McLaren Honda sports an alcohol company sponsorship. Photograph: Mark Thompson/Getty Images Formula One was accused of sending out a mixed message on alcohol at the......
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How wind formed largest dust deposit on Earth

Washington, Sep 2: China's Loess Plateau — the largest dust deposit in Earth — was formed by wind alternately depositing dust or removing... ...

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'Bulldozer' Nitin Gadkari promises higher growth

The man Prime Minister Narendra Modi has tasked with launching a China-style infrastructure boom calls himself a "bulldozer" and promises to add... ...

http://www.businesstoday.in/sectors/infra/nitin-gadkari-plans-for-gdp-growth-china-like-infrastructure/story/223339.html
Echoes of National Sports Day

Comment · print · T T T+· T- The all-girls team of North-East enjoying a game of soccer TOPICS The city joined the National Sports... ...

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ACMA-SIAM session stress on new technology trends

at 12:59 pm | With the objective of sensitising the automotive industry on how new technologies can emerge as differentiators in new age... ...

http://www.motorindiaonline.in/commercial-vehicles/acma-siam-session-stress-on-new-technology-trends/
Study

Undiagnosed PCOS can lead to infertility and in long term can cause several health complications, said Sonali Kolte, General Manager, Medico... ...

http://indianexpress.com/article/lifestyle/health/one-in-five-indian-women-suffer-from-pcos-study/

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