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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......

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......

Aim was to brew India's finest beer: Cobra founder

I like refreshing lager and English ale but found that neither the gassy lager nor ale went with food, says founder of Cobra beer. Lord Karan Billimoria, who began exporting it to the United......

Now, send SMSes in more 'Inglish' languages

Come August, sending short messaging service (SMS) in more Inglish languages (Indian languages mixed with English) will become much easier.After tasting success with its Hinglish (an amalgamation......

Ratan Tata thanks Britain for civilian honour

ata Group Chairman Emeritus Ratan Tata today thanked the British government for awarding him one of its highest civilian honours, the Knight Grand Cross, in recognition for the work......

Review: English Vinglish is a winner all the way

Raja Sen thinks Sridevi excels in her comeback film.In India, our post-Colonial hangover includes a peculiar English-language elitism, where those even halfway in control of the language thumb......

Are these India's Sexiest Bachelors?

Big CBS Prime, India's newest English language channel with Indian content, will air India's Sexiest Bachelor -- a series that allows Indian viewers to vote for their favourite bachelor. The......

Here's what keeps Katrina busy on Phantom sets

From Beirut, Saif Ali Khan and Katrina Kaif have shifted to a beautiful little town called Malerkotla in Punjab, to film Phantom, a counter-terrorism movie. The film is being directed by Kabir......

Bollywood doesn't know what to do with a national treasure like Tabu!

'I miss Tabu's beauty, her graceful presence, her delicate smile and the texture of her voice, with which she can convey so many things -- the lonely mother, the lover, the seductress, the wronged......

The American who made Tamil films

Filmmaker Karan Bali shares the fascinating story of Ellis Roderick Dungan with Aseem Chhabra. Ellis Roderick Dungan was born in 1908 in Ohio. After travelling to France where he learned......

First Look: English Premier League trophy on display in Goa

The iconic Barclay's Premier League trophy is on display at the Channel V Indiafest 2014 at Baga in Goa. Fans will have an opportunity to get up close and get a feel of the 25 kg......

'India, England decision to play Pakistan at neutral venues a trap'

The cricket community in Pakistan has reacted cautiously to reports that the Indian and English Boards were willing to play Pakistan at neutral venues with some asking the PCB not to fall in the......

Gautam Gambhir to rejoin Essex today

Indian batsman Gautam Gambhir will re-join Essex cricket team on Tuesday to play the remainder of his maiden English county season after he returned home for a brief period due to......

Gambhir cuts short county stint at Essex due to family reasons

India batsman Gautam Gambhir has been forced to cut short his stint with Essex due to family reasons but the English county club is hopeful of his return before the end of the season."Gautam......

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......
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radhika ahuja
Q. is the word VOTE BANK used only in Indian elections ?? why so ??
Radhika Ahuja:  A.  more

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Mahesh Gopal Shanbhag
Q. Why people don'nt prefer to migrate to Russia,China as compared to Middle east,UK & US ?Is it because its a communist country or there is no scope for Indian talent or simply these countries don'nt encourage outsiders ?
Mahesh Gopal Shanbhag:  A. I have to answer this myself as no one can do it properly. ', Indians - Those who wash their *** with hands. Ha ha Thats what we are And the high...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/why-people-donnt-prefer-to-migrate-to-russiachina-as-compare/27300389/answers/27315661

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Q. In which state we get best tea ?
DNA:  A. lack of English. more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/in-which-state-we-get-best-tea-/27271718/answers/27300393

rustam shohrab
Q. Kejriwal was determined to fight against modi then why he was waiting for pubic opinion, hence there was not very large nos. of YES.
Rustam Shohrab:  A. one. From Europe: The Dutch East India Company introduced tea into Europe in one thousand, six hundred and ten, and it is said to have been first...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/kejriwal-was-determined-to-fight-against-modi-then-why-he-wa/27252719/answers/27271720

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Art imitates architecture at iconic Rewal's exhibition

architect Raj Rewal was asked to build a library for the Parliament, he was determined to rise to the standards of Edwin Lutyens, the English... ...

http://indiatoday.intoday.in/story/art-architecture-raj-rewal-exhibition-new-delhi/1/356389.html
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New Delhi The Hindu newspaper, which has its main office in Chennai, has asked its employees not to bring non vegetarian food to the dining room... ...

http://www.prokerala.com/news/articles/a453419.html
He always had an ear for sounds

In the late 1970s, young D. Yuvaraj used to spend most of his time after school at the AVM studio, located near his home in Chennai. He used to... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/Thiruvananthapuram/he-always-had-an-ear-for-sounds/article5925454.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
New Amazon India Stores, Myntra Designer Tie-ups & Flipkart WP App

New Amazon.in Stores Hindi Books : Amazon's India marketplace Amazon.in has launched a Hindi physical book store which claims to offer over... ...

http://www.medianama.com/2014/04/223-e-commerce-roundup-amazon-myntra-flipkart/
A tourist's take on Tallin, the charming capital of Estonia

Even though Tallinn ranks among the top digital cities in the world, is more attracted to the old world charm of some of its areas All Images... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/travel/report-a-tourist-s-take-on-tallin-the-charming-capital-of-estonia-1979676

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