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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......

Chopper scam: Budget session likely casualty as Centre, Congress trade charges

With an aggressive Opposition and unyielding government, important legislation could be the biggest casualty, as details of the helicopter contract surface. Aditi Phadnis, Archis......

Parrikar counters Congress: Show order blacklisting AgustaWestland

Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Wednesday challenged the Congress to show the United Progressive Alliance government order blacklisting the Anglo-Italian helicopter maker AgustaWestland in......

India's Shakespearean love affair

When it comes to celebrating William Shakespeare, can India be far behind?At the recent celebrations marking the Bard's 400th death anniversary, India's High Commissioner to the United Kingdom......

'US doesn't need to choose between India and Pakistan'

Senator John Cornyn, founder and Republican co-chair of the Senate India Caucus, strongly defends his vote against a resolution to block the sale of F-16s to Pakistan.Aziz Haniffa/Rediff.com......

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......

Mystery of the missing train

When trains and stations become desirable again, we might have a murder mystery with the Mumbai-Ahmedabad bullet train as a setting, says Bibek Debroy. Image: The origin of railways in India is......

Polytechnics the pivot point for Make in India dream

The polytechnic graduate is on the front line of our war to establish a vibrant manufacturing sector in India, says Ajit Balakrishnan. Last weekend I found myself in Shillong staring out of the......

5,275 wilful defaulters (+ Mallya) owe banks Rs 56,621 crore

India’s five leading wilful defaulters are Winsome Diamonds & Jewellery Ltd and associate Forever Precious Jewellery & Diamonds, Zoom Developers, Kingfisher Airlines, Beta Naphthol and Raza......

Vote: Predict The Stage winner!

India's first English language talent hunt in the music genre, The Stage, is ready with its five finalists. Judges Vishal Dadlani, Ehsaan Noorani, Monica Dogra and Devraj Sanyal have given......

Mowgli, in Telugu!

The latest updates from the Telugu film industry. Hyderabad's Sanmkalph Vayuputra will lend his voice for the central character of Mowgli in the Telugu version of Jungle Book. Relatively new......

Will Kung Fu Yoga be a hit?

We look back at international movies shot in India. The box office success of Hollywood movies with Indian themes being shot in India has created a trend among overseas producers. Bend It Like......

'It's very difficult directing a daughter'

'I was a very late child of my father. I was suddenly a little toy, who appeared from nowhere. Everybody experimented.' 'I don't know why I took up dancing. I think I wanted to find one more excuse......

'If you do a bad role in a film, you may not get television offers in future'

'I have learnt one thing in life: if you love being with someone, you have to accept that person with all the flaws.' Mahabharat's Arjun -- Shaheer Sheikh -- is back!......

Dhoni takes a dig: 'It was more English wicket than Indian'

 'It was more like an English wicket. There was spongy bounce, and variable pace.'  IMAGE: India's Suresh Raina is bowled by Sri Lanka's Dasun Shanaka in the first T20 International......

When the EPL stars wished Indian fans on Diwali...

  Keeping pace with the changing times, star players of English Premier League giants Manchester United, Arsenal FC and Manchester City wished their vast Indian fan base on the occasion of......

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......
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A tall man from Pakistan

AT a dinner in Dhaka in 1986, I first met EbrahimDahodwala. He was the then the president of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Pakistan. In... ...

http://www.mydigitalfc.com/leisure-writing/tall-man-pakistan-146
CBI to question ex-IAF officer on Saturday

New Delhi, April 29 The CBI will question former Indian Air Force (IAF) officer, Air Marshal J.S. Gujral (retd.) on Saturday in connection with... ...

http://www.prokerala.com/news/articles/a643900.html
Burmese beyond khao suey

In a refugee settlement in west Delhi, a woman from Myanmar's Chin minority makes a congee that most would not recognize as Burmese And so I... ...

http://www.livemint.com/Leisure/9D0q8VKiDvak63jbDYkonM/Burmese-beyond-khao-suey.html
English Vinglish

Television chef Ranveer Brar makes his Mumbai debut, with a dessert boutique that gives Indian sweets an international makeover Chef Ranveer Brar,... ...

http://www.livemint.com/Leisure/nyFeh57yj5OZR5DAVMnrvM/Review-English-Vinglish.html
Exodus And Thereon

The founder of the Bagdadi Jewish community in India, Shalome Obadiah Ha Cohen, arrived in Calcutta on August 4, 1798, via SĀ­urat. He came from... ...

http://www.outlookindia.com/magazine/story/exodus-and-thereon/297065

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