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Noted author and journalist Khushwant Singh dies at 99

Noted author and journalist Khushwant Singh, one of the finest Indian writers in English in contemporary times, died in Delhi on Thursday at the age of 99. The veteran writer, who was ill, passed......

'Sanskrit must be janbhasha; it's not a language of Brahmins alone'

Many feel that Indian languages are in a mess and what one witnesses is a mixture of English, Persian and Arabic in our regional languages. The question is, how do we purify Indian languages and......

China honours Indian journalist with highest award for foreigners

Ravi Shankar, a senior Indian journalist working with a leading state-run English newspaper, was presented with 'Friendship Award', China's highest honour for foreign experts for their contribution......

Gambhir to play for English county side Essex Eagles

In his bid to make a comeback into the Indian team, senior opener Gautam Gambhir will be plying his trade for the English county side Essex for the remainder of the English domestic......

Zareer Masani on Thomas Macaulay's legacy in India

'English has become the most aspirational language for India's poor and disadvantaged. Anyone who has any desire to improve their prospects and wants upward mobility, the first thing they do is......

New Apple iOS update: Siri now understands Indian English

The latest update for Apple's iOS operating system from iPhones and iPads now provides Indian English support to its digital personal assistant Siri marking the country's growing importance as......

Soon, Google content in local Indian languages

To expand the reach of the Internet to the 60 per cent non-English speaking people in the country, Google India has initiated an Indian Language Internet Alliance (ILIA), a group of stakeholders in......

Glimpses from India's BPO industry

India is the world's favoured market for BPO companies. With low labour costs, huge talent pool of skilled and english-speaking professionals, India has an edge over its competitors. India's......

'Young workforce from India better than China's'

India has a big advantage over China in the global labour market, as its young and English-speaking literate workforce is much more relevant on the global level, as per leading human resource......

Discovering India, Discovery style

The network is strengthening its India footprint and finding a global audience for its shows made locallyTwenty years after it came to the country, Discovery India, the Indian arm of the American......

40 years of Rajinikanth

How Rajinikanth became a Superstar. For 40 years, Rajinikanth has remained the undisputed Superstar of Tamil cinema.  Four decades ago, in August 1975, Rajinikanth made his acting debut with......

'Inter-religious marriages were never really encouraged in our society'

'Pre-Partition India wasn't as hunk-dory as we talk about; Hindus and Muslims lived in harmony, sure, but never as miyan-biwi (husband-wife)' 'Unrequited love is very good for a......

Meet the voice behind India's first animated Sanskrit film

'I love movies but not a big fan of cartoons. I get irritated when my brother watches them.' Sneha Ravishankar gets ready for her first dubbing job. Sneha Ravishankar will dub for her father's......

'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......

Amitabh-Jaya shoot for Ki and Ka

A look at the top tweets from your favourite Bollywood celebrities: Amitabh Bachchan, who last shared screen space with wife Jaya in Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham, recently shot with her for......

British Council to brush up Indian umpires' English skills

Royal Challengers Bangalore captain Virat Kohli (left) speaks to the umpire during IPL 8. Photograph: BCCI In an effort to enhance communication skills of the umpires, the Board of Control for......

Warner defends 'speak English' comment; fined over row with Rohit

Shane Watson of Australia and Rohit Sharma of India exchange words after an overthrow during the One Day International match between Australia and India at the Melbourne Cricket Ground.......

English experience will help Indians in Australia tour: Laxman

VVS Laxman with Sourav Ganguly. Photograph: PTI VVS Laxman said that the English experience would help the cricketers do well in the gruelling Australia tour that precedes the World Cup. "I'm sure......

'It is a cheap shot to blame the IPL for India's poor show in Tests'

Kevin Pietersen. Photograph: BCCI English cricketers can "forget" about the shorter format unless they embrace the Indian Premier League, according to the maverick Kevin Pietersen, who says his......

Varun Aaron to play for Durham county

India fast bowler Varun Aaron will play for Durham in the remainder of the English county season. He becomes the second Indian this summer to play for a county club after promising batsman......
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Long live the Don

Len Hutton himself wrote at length about Bradman. He described his wide-eyed admiration when as a boy he saw The Don score his triple century in a... ...

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Manchester United Just Signed a Deal With This Indian IT Giant

English Premier League club Manchester United said on Wednesday it had signed a partnership deal with IT firm HCL Technologies to improve its... ...

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Sri Lanka's rugby connection

It's been three weeks in Sri Lanka and the sports pages of its English dailies look familiar. Certain sporting themes, you remember, remain... ...

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Soul searching in seoul

Gyeongbokgung Palace A city crowded to the brim, seoul’s gift to travellers is what it offers its own residents — the best Every city has a... ...

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Tsunami-surviving footballer Martunis meets idol Ronaldo

— By IANS | Sep 02, 2015 08:55 pm Cascais (Portugal): Tsunami survivor Martunis of Indonesia met his idol and Portuguese football superstar... ...

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