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Hair-raising: World's weirdest beards come together in Austria

Moustache is the mirror of human soul and mind, goes the saying. Walking about the streets in all their bewhiskered glory, the most hirsute men on the planet, congregated for the 2015 World......

PHOTOS: What Pope told Fidel Castro

In a 30-minute friendly meet, the two leaders spoke about humanity and exchanged books Pope Francis chats with former Cuban president Fidel Castro at his residence in Havana. Photograph: Alex......

'Use UN's 70th birthday to promote human rights everywhere'

'Human rights issues continue to be exploited selectively, more often for narrow short-term political ends,' Modi tells Ban. Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be one of the world leaders......

Why we are so keen on demonising Indrani

A lot of what we are hearing about Indrani is coming from our desire to demonise her and deny her humanity, says Shivam Vij. IMAGE: Indrani and Peter Mukerjea, in happier times. Photograph: PTI......

US court dismisses 1984 riots case against Sonia Gandhi

An appeals court in New York has affirmed a district judge's order to dismiss a human rights violation lawsuit filed against Congress president Sonia Gandhi by a Sikh group in connection with the......

No more human waste on 175 km Rly tracks from Oct 2

Rail tracks in a stretch of 175 km will not be strewn with human excreta from October 2 with installation of bio-toilets on trains plying on two routes, marking completion of the first year of the......

The human side to the Maggi crisis

Nestle's delay in talking to employees shows how companies often forget that the HR can also walk you through troubles, notes Shyamal Majumdar Nestle India's move to request employees and all their......

Brainwaves could replace passwords

The way human brain responds to certain words could be used to verify a person's identity, according to a new study which suggests that brainwaves may one day replace passwords. Researchers from......

Having Robots for 'Make in India' is not a bad idea

Robots, it turns out, are more reliable welders than their human counterparts. There are typically 3,500 welding points in a car; so reducing human error means the production line has to be halted......

India Inc puts HR issues on top of the table

Over 70 per cent of Indian organisations plan to increase their HR spending in the next one year, says the Deloitte Human Capital Trends Report 2015, done in partnership with the National HRD......

'Salman Sir is super-human and a saviour'

'When you lose someone who is very close to you, I don’t think you think about what’s going to happen in your office tomorrow or your work. I didn’t care that I was in jail. 'I......

'I want the country to accept me as an actress'

'Human beings are voyeuristic by nature. We love to imagine some things. Like Salman and Katrina were ex-lovers, and are now working in Ek Tha Tiger. Oh my God, what must be going on......

'I could have done away with the item number in Baahubali'

'I am not human... :)' SS Rajamouli has some fun on Rediff Chat. Baahubali director SS Rajamouli recently chatted with Rediff readers, and gave them a good look into the making of his mega......

Did Bollywood get these murder cases right? VOTE!

Vote for your favourite movie at the end! Everyone likes to watch a good whodunit on screen. But the element of curiosity and chill is doubled when it’s inspired from real-life......

Parliamentary Panel demands person with credential to lead SAI

Parliamentary Standing Committee on Human Resource Development, headed by Satyanarayan Jatiya, has slammed the Sports Authority of India for not roping in sportspersons even 20 years after being......

You can't disrespect Dhoni and his achievements: Raina

‘He is a good human being and one series can't make him bad’ India's Suresh Raina (left) with Mahendra Singh Dhoni. Photograph: Phil Walter/Getty Images Middle-order batsman Suresh......

Buffon pays Messi a compliment that's out of this world!

Barcelona’s star striker Messi is an alien who plays with us humans, says the Juventus ’keeper Lionel Messi (right) and Gianluigi Buffon. Photograph: Ernesto Ruscio/Getty Images......
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