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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......

Ahmedabad to get India's first intelligent traffic system

With the launch of a pilot project to alert commuters about the traffic situation, Ahmedabad became the first Indian city to get an Intelligent Traffic System (ITS). The pilot project was......

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......

'I didn't want to come out of Bigg Boss so soon'

'I had a problem eating spicy food in the house. It was really painful. It would burn my lips and tongue. It didn’t agree with my stomach either. And it showed on my face with lots of......

Birthday Special: 20 Amitabh Bachchan collectibles we'd kill for!

Sukanya Verma picks potential AB collectibles as Bollywood's most iconic star celebrates his 72nd birthday on October 11.In posters and autographs, glimpses and encounters, countless viewings of......

Katrina: I am not playing a glamorous character in Bang Bang

'I think my script sense is good and I do films that I want to do' Bang Bang actress Katrina Kaif explains just how she's stacked up more hits than flops in her career, her collaboration with......

'Why should Hollywood be interested in us?'

'They are busy making films that suit their purpose. If it suits their purpose to make a Slumdog Millionaire, they will make it.' 'Why are we so upset about not getting an Oscar or producing Oscar......

'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......

'We don't want Botham's advice on IPL, we have Gavaskar and Kapil'

English cricket legend Ian Botham. Photograph: Philip Brown/Reuters The Board of Control for Cricket in India has rubbished former England great Ian Botham's criticism of the......

Cheap to blame IPL for India's Test debacle in England: Pietersen

Retired English cricketer Kevin Pietersen says blaming the Indian Premier League for India’s shambolic performance in the recently-concluded five-Test series against England is a "cheap......

'Indian batsmen failed to apply themselves in English conditions'

Former England captain Alec Stewart batted for under-fire coach Duncan Fletcher, saying the Zimbabwean cannot be held responsible for India's pathetic show in England since a coach can only guide......
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Q. why in Hindi we say - Mere Pair me Keel Lag gayi while in english we say - I stepped on a nail, are we Blaming type ? and blame others for our Mistakes ? :-))
Indian Ocean:  A.  more

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Q. Question : What is the crctdefinition of Globalization ?Answer : Princess Diana's death .Question : How come ?Answer :An English princess with an Egyptian boyfriend crashes in aFrench tunnel, driving a German car with a Dutch engine, driven by a Belgian who was drunk onScottish whisky: followed closely by Italian Paparazzis inJapanese motorcycles; treated by an American doctor, usingBrazilian medicines.And moreover this is sent to you by anINDIAN,usingAmerican(Steve job's) technology, and you'reprobably reading this on youriPhone or Samsung or blackberry ,t
Jokes:  A. We Indians are well known for complaining. more

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

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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

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  Web results for Indian English
Change without hype

Shanta Gokhale In these times when a snappy slogan and a quick symbolic contour of Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi has everybody singing hosannas to a... ...

http://www.mumbaimirror.com/columns/columnists/shanta-gokhale/Change-without-hype/articleshow/44914376.cms
An app that distills the Wisdom of India -- through proverbs

: Nicely timed for the Diwali festival, comes a mobile app that presents a glimpse into the timeless wisdom of ageless India through 1,000-plus... ...

http://www.indiatechonline.com/e-learning.php?id=56
Anyone thinking about the Oz tour?

When the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) wanted a grand home farewell for Sachin Tendulkar last season, they invited the West Indies... ...

http://www.mid-day.com/articles/anyone-thinking-about-the-oz-tour/15705172
Acquisition of education in younger Muslim generation is laudable Zahid Ali Khan

Although the Muslim community is educationally and economically backward, Muslim girls and boys are very intelligent and they are very eager to get... ...

http://www.siasat.com/english/news/acquisition-education-younger-muslim-generation-laudable-%E2%80%93-zahid-ali-khan
Atlantis, The Palm in Dubai Hosts Global Blockbuster Movie Premiere of Happy New Year

From the Wires Oct. 22, 2014 09:40 PM DUBAI , UAE, October 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Star-studded, Red Carpet Event was Dubai's Most... ...

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