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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......

Tata Zest diesel strikes a perfect balance between riding and handling

Shortly after India’s new PM, Narendra Modi, took charge, the phrase ‘Ache Din Aane Wale Hain’ (which in English means ‘Good days are to come’) flooded social media......

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......

Review: Ramanujan is a must watch

Director Gnana Rajasekaran’s Ramanujan is a well researched, well-written and brilliantly directed film dedicated to India’s mathematical prodigy, Ramanujan, whose genius hung like......

Zohra Sehgal, grand old lady of Bollywood, dead

Legendary actress Zohra Sehgal, who essayed character roles with aplomb in a career spanning both theatre and cinema, died in New Delhi on Thursday. She was 102. A Padma Vibhushan awardee, Sehgal......

'Good feeling to do well at Lord's'

India medium pacer Bhuvneshwar Kumar is of the view that the onus is on his bowling to quickly get rid of the remaining English batsmen on Saturday, Day 3 of the second Test, at Lord's. He had......

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......
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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

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/why-in-hindi-we-say---mere-pair-me-keel-lag-gayi-while-in-en/27403399/answers/

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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
How we fought and why

Last month, we at The Times of India did an article on the 70th anniversaries of the twin battles of Kohima and Imphal. The response we got from... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/world-war-I-world-war-II-world-wars-Netaji-Subhas-Chandra-Bose/articleshow/39177367.cms
Bhuvneshwar Removes Root, Bell Still Strong

Ian Bell is anchoring England, who have lost a wicket on either side of the lunch break. Catch all the live updates here: ( Scorecentre ) 19:14... ...

http://sports.ndtv.com/england-vs-india-2014/news/227488-india-vs-england-third-test-day-2-live-cricket-score
'Ill-fated' Malaysian Airlines mulls changing name to boost reputation

The Malaysian flag carrier, majority-owned by the government, is likely to change its name as part of a radical overhaul and also seek new... ...

http://post.jagran.com/illfated-malaysian-airlines-mulls-changing-name-to-boost-reputation-1406552974
Average CEO Salary At Top Sensex Firms Near Rs.10 Crore

NEW DELHI: The average CEO pay at India's top listed companies has risen to 10 crore a year, but still remains less than one-tenth of over Rs 100... ...

http://jobs.siliconindia.com/career-news/Average-CEO-Salary-At-Top-Sensex-Firms-Near-Rs10-Crore-nid-170218.html
3rd Test, Day 2

England 1st Innings Lunch: First session on day 2 also belonged to the home side. The Englishmen scored runs at a fair clip as they added 111... ...

http://zeenews.india.com/sports/cricket/india-vs-england-2014/india-vs-england-live-score-3rd-test-day-2_792650.html

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