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The challenges before China's strongman

Xi Jinping has accumulated great power but he faces trials that are just as great, says Claude Smadja. As we start 2014, China’s President Xi Jinping stands head and shoulders above his peers......

China's Gwadar plunge, and India's confused reaction

The Indian Ocean is where great power politics will be at its most pristine in the coming years, says Harsh V Pant. The Pakistani government last week gave its nod to a proposal for a company owned......

Xi's visit exposes chinks in India's China policy

'China made it evident that neither the swing-ride at Ahmedabad nor the red carpet at New Delhi worked, by timing its muscle-flexing in Ladakh to coincide with Xi's visit,' says B S Raghavan. It is......

Indian parents must warn their children against ISIS

'Parents would do well by the nation if they were to persuade their sons and daughters not to become puppets in the hands of the Islamists,' feels Lieutenant General Ashok Joshi (retd). News that......

The idea of ISIS must be challenged

'Islamist terror groups have never been challenged ideologically. As long as their ideology survives, like cancer, these groups will sprout somewhere else, says Colonel Anil A Athale (retd). So......

The great Indian listed firm robbery

Vikash Metal & Power says it lost a building and other stuff worth Rs 90 cr to an "incident of robbery" and auditors endorsed it You’ve heard of people robbing things from a building. You......

US body upbeat on Modi's US visit, expect trade to strengthen

The visit of Modi to the United States represents an important opportunity to rejuvenate bilateral ties after a period of malaise and inattention.    Underlining that Prime Minister......

Despite jitters, markets stay headstrong

The Indo-Chinese relationship remains on thin ice, but the markets have recovered on account of positive developments elsewhere, says Devangshu Datta.   In the 1960s, Nehru and Zhou En Lai......

Car compare: Audi A4 takes on BMW 3 Series

BMW 3 Series. Photograph: Kind Courtesy, BMW   In the entry-level premium car segment, the competition is getting more and more aggressive. Auto makers are competing so aggressively that the......

The man who saved billions from starvation

Image: Norman Borlaug rescued India from a severe food crisis. Photograph: Jason Reed/Reuters The work of Norman Borlaug, who helped save billions from starvation, is worth recalling, especially......

Review: Oz isn't magical enough

Oz the Great and Powerful starts out decently only to collapse into a crazy hotchpotch of CGI-magic, B-grade horror, syrupy Disneyphilia and warped women's, er witches, lib, writes Sukanya......

Prasoon Joshi: If you aim to be authentic, you have to borrow from your life

'My parents weren’t very ambitious for my career. All they wanted for me was a secure future. So they figured if someone is paying me for my work and I’m not asking them for......

And then one day, the actor wrote...

Naseeruddin Shah sets the gold standard as a master memoirist. In the West, there is a long and rich tradition of actors and movie stars telling their stories, most captivatingly, in their own......

Review: Mary Kom truly packs a punch

Mary Kom is a victory for its protagonist Priyanka Chopra, scriptwriter Saiwyn Quadras, and director Omung Kumar, says Laxmi Negi, a former boxer.How many times has a movie touched people in a......

Review: Sin City: A Dame to Kill For falters with its script

Sin City 2 doesn't quite illicit the same response as the film film, says Paloma Sharma.Robert Rodriguez and Frank Miller co-directed sequel to Sin City has come so late that we've almost already......

'Our bowling is struggling slightly,' admits Dhoni

R Ashwin (left) celebrates with team mates after taking the wicket of Morne van Wyk. Photograph: BCCI His team might have registered a crushing 54-run win over Dolphins in Bangalore but Chennai......

What is your best Indian Test XI?

Haresh Pandya picks his all-time best Indian Test team which is packed with some exciting stroke-players, a couple of heavy-scorers known to play monumental innings, some superb spinners, a......

Singapore GP: Hamilton wins to take championship lead after Rosberg retires

Lewis Hamilton of Great Britain and Mercedes GP celebrates on the podium after winning the Singapore Formula One Grand Prix at Marina Bay Street Circuit on Sunday. Photograph: Lars Baron/Getty......

Rosberg, Hamilton set for Singapore street fight

Image: Two fans wearing Nico Rosberg and Lewis Hamilton named flags walk into the stands. Photograph: Christopher Lee/Getty Images Mercedes team mates Nico Rosberg and Lewis Hamilton renew their......

EPL: Hull's new signings make impact but drop points

A Curtis Davies own goal gifted West Ham United a point after Hull City had twice taken the lead in a frenetic 2-2 draw in the Premier League on Monday. - Catch our complete EPL coverage Debut......
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Q. Do you get encouraged to try new things?
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Apocalypso
Q. Why is BJP's most vocal leader quiet these days?I am talking about Sushma Swaraj ??Will Swaraj ever become PM? Unlikely. According to Modi supporters, should BJP come to power, "Sushma ji would be the best Speaker of the Lok Sabha". That is their way of saying she would be given a job that will keep her out of Modi's hair.Swaraj knows this and, perhaps that's why, is biding her time and licking her wounds, quietly. But don't count her out yet.So can she emerge as a Dark Horse in case BJP falls short of the magic number ??
Apocalypso:  A. To me, to try to feel self-encouraged is the bedrock in beginning something innovative and in the meantime if encouragement begins pouring from...... more

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Q. how good are you at guessing?
Ginger:  A. She is Strong Women and She has created History...when We were looking JAYA , SUSHMA and MAMATA.............Powerful women in Indian...... more

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Sunil Kumar
Q. Is he flirting with me or am I over thinking?
Sunil Kumar:  A. you mean that intuition ? 6th sense ? I am yet to masterize my 5 senses in true form ...Learn to see, learn to hear, learn to feel, learn to smell...... more

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Gritty Bindra ends a long wait

Ace shooter grabs his first individual medal in Asiad, a bronze in 10M air rifle. Abhinav Bindra, the golden man of Indian shooting, bid adieu to... ...

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Ratan Tata roots for low cost manufacturing

Ratan Tata, chairman emeritus of Tata Group today rooted for the idea of promoting low-cost manufacturing in the country, something which can give... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/companies/ratan-tata-roots-for-low-cost-manufacturing-114092301242_1.html
Bayer plans to focus entirely on Life Science businesses

Bayer intends in the future to focus entirely on the Life Science businesses HealthCare and CropScience and float MaterialScience on the stock... ...

http://www.ibrnews.biz/2014/09/bayer-plans-to-focus-entirely-on-life.html
Thunderbird LT set to storm Indian roads

Triumph Motorcycles India Private Ltd. has unveiled its premium classic cruiser from its global range, the Thunderbird LT, for the Indian market.... ...

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As it Happenned...

So that's it from here. Hope you enjoyed today's coverage. Tune in again tomorrow to catch the fifth day's action. Goodnight and Good luck.... ...

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