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Election chat with journalist Hindol Sengupta

One of the biggest elections in the history of independent India is underway. An election that could transform India and set the bedrock for the future. Unfortunately, from Feku to Pappu, our......

Is stopping Modi the West's new priority?

'The West has always preferred a timid, half intelligent and a dependent India rather than a decisively independent and self-reliant one. A pliable Indian leadership suits the West best,' says......

Election chat with journalist Hindol Sengupta

One of the biggest elections in the history of independent India is underway. An election that could transform India and set the bedrock for the future. Unfortunately, from Feku to Pappu, our......

'There is a thin line between being a Field Marshal and being dismissed'

Field Marshal S H F J 'Sam' Manekshaw, independent India's greatest military commander, would have turned 100 on April 3, 2014. To mark the occasion and to celebrate a brilliant mind and one of......

15th Lok Sabha the MOST disrupted session in Indian history!

The 15th Lok Sabha will go down in the history as the most disrupted in Independent India so far including the pepper spray incident which marked a new low in parliamentary conduct. Disruptions......

Await new faces in India Inc as 283 directors set to retire this year

Over the next five years, 1,456 (National Stock Exchange (NSE)-listed companies would need to fill up 3,000-odd independent directorship positions. Currently, of the 6,053 independent directorship......

Why India's toll plazas are so mismanaged

Violence and vandalism at toll plazas point to poor planning. An independent highway regulator would have helped the cause, says Vinayak Chatterjee. The move towards market pricing of......

Why Indians are forced to buy unsafe cars

Five small cars in the Indian market failed in the first-ever independent crash tests. The first-ever independent crash tests of five brands of small cars from India have shown a high-risk of life......

MCX board approves appointment of 5 new directors

The Multi Commodity Exchange of India said on Wednesday its board of directors has approved the appointment of two independent directors and three shareholder directors. The board of directors at......

I am independent, don't fear being fired: Rajan

“The expectations are high. Clearly, I am not a superman. There is a little bit of euphoria in India, says Raghuram Rajan.India’s new Reserve Bank Governor Raghuram Rajan, who was in......

Soha Ali Khan flags off India Independence Day Parade in Chicago

Here's what your favourite Bollywood celebs are tweeting. Vidya Balan flagged off the India Day Parade in New York, and Soha Ali Khan was the Grand Marshall for FIA's India Independence Day Parade......

Akshay Kumar: I love my India!

Here's what your favourite Bollywood celebs are tweeting. As part of a social campaign, Akshay Kumar celebrated Independence Day by wearing the Indian tricolours. ‘I love my India! Proudly......

Shah Rukh Khan: Today's youth is concerned about India

On Independence Day, Shah Rukh Khan, Sonakshi Sinha and Arjun Rampal share their thoughts on how the youth is helping build a better India, and send out a message to their fans. Shah......

Gulzar selected for Dadasaheb Phalke award

Gulzar, best known for penning memorable hits like 'Tujhse Naaraaz Nahi' and 'Tere Bina Zindagi Se' besides directing critically acclaimed films like 'Aandhi' and 'Mausam', was on Saturday chosen......

Why Indians walk away from county cricket...

India's obsession with Socialism since Independence and thereby a tendency to play safe has resulted in a generation of no risk-takers especially in cricket, feels Faisal Shariff. 'The caricature......

Sports Shorts: Ministry lands knock-out punch on IABF

Livid with the suspended Indian Amateur Boxing Federation's refusal to comply with its directives, the Sports Ministry on Tuesday derecognised it with immediate effect. The decision comes as......
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Vilas Deshpande
Q. what is the difference between gazal and qawali?
Vilas Deshpande:  A.  more

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Q. 1. In which year were the first general elections held in Independent India?
Tragedy King:  A. The roots of Qawwali can be traced back to 8th century Persia (today's Iran and Afghanistan). During the first major migration from Persia, in the...... more

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Q. have u accepted american culture in india
Kalpana Roy:  A. 1951 more

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  Web results for Independent India
BJP-TDP alliance to continue in Seemandhra

The alliance between the BJP and the TDP in Seemandhra will continue as the two parties Friday ironed out their differences. After prolong talks... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/400215/bjp-tdp-alliance-continue-seemandhra.html
BJP could never ever bloom lotus in 8 seats of UP

During the formation of 10th Lok Sabha in 1991 when Ram Mandir was one of the major issues and in the year 1998 when the BJP formed its NDA... ...

http://post.jagran.com/bjp-could-never-ever-bloom-lotus-in-8-seats-of-up-1397819942
Politics, religion and astrology

The temple town of Varanasi, which has now became one of the most keenly watched seats in the Lok Sabha elections, witnessed the triumphant... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/analysis/standpoint-decoding-varanasi-politics-religion-and-astrology-1979756
Rajnath Singh

BJP president Rajnath Singh has said that his party would realise Mahatma Gandhi's dreams, something which Congress could not do. Addressing a... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/india/report-bjp-will-realise-mahatma-gandhi-s-dreams-rajnath-singh-1979741
High polling gives new hope to INLD in Haryana

Pollsters may not be giving too many seats to the Indian National Lok Dal (INLD), Haryanas main opposition party, in the states recently held Lok... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/400204/high-polling-gives-hope-inld.html

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