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5 reasons why Jan Gana Mana is NOT pro-British

Nalini Narayani explains why the National Anthem may have been written in protest against the British. Indian supporters sing their national anthem before the start of the Cricket World Cup match......

World War I centenary: Indian soldiers honoured

The United Nations has commemorated the centenary of World War I, lauding the courage and sacrifice of soldiers including over a million from India, and underscored the importance of reconciliation......

Gandhi book based on Indian archives: Author

Pulitzer prize-winning author Joseph Lelyveld, writer of a new book on Mahatma Gandhi that has generated a controversy in India, says that his work is "not sensationalist", and is based on material......

Hardeep Puri is the UNSC counter-terror chief

Indian ambassador to the United Nations Hardeep Singh Puri has been elected Chairman of the all important Security Council Committee on Counter-terrorism and two other key committees of this......

National humiliation with capital 'H'

Anyone who has known Meera Shankar would vouch that she is a proud Indian who never bats an eyelid in articulating her views and convictions, says former diplomat M K Bhadrakumar. Indian diplomats......

What NITI's vice chairman has to say about India Inc's investments

At CII meet, NITI vice-chairman Panagariya questions India Inc’s investments in mainly capital-intensive sectors National Institution for Transforming India Aayog vice-chairman Arvind......

BRICS not a competitor to developed nations: China

BRICS nations Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa - are not a competitor to the developed countries, China said on Monday ahead of the grouping's next summit in the country in April."The......

Money still has a nationality

Back in the mid-1990s, two chief executives of large Indian companies were battling their largest shareholders: Russi Mody of Tata Steel had locked horns with the board of Tata Sons, and K L Chugh......

India Inc mourns Kalam's demise

 Indian industry on Tuesday condoled the demise of former President A P J Abdul Kalam describing his death as an ‘irreparable loss to the nation’. "His death is an irreparable loss......

Monsoon getaways are cheaper on your pocket

Image: Uttarakhand's Valley of Flowers. Photograph: Araghu/Wikimedia Commons Hotels, airlines offer discounts to attract customers during lean season; attractions include treks, nature trails,......

Coming Soon: The real Filmistan on Pedder Road

For a nation seemingly consumed by a passion for making and viewing cinema, India's track record in preserving the medium's history so far has been far from laudatory. The National Museum of Indian......

Now, FTII gets a new Director

A Maharashtra-based senior IIS officer has been given additional charge as Director of Film and Television Institute of India (FTII), which has been rocked by a students’ agitation over......

The beautiful story of Lady Ganga

With her final act, paddleboarding from Rishikesh to Varanasi during the last months of her battle with cancer, Michele Baldwin fought for the promise of life. Filmmaker Frederic Lumiere tells......

A sham called Shanghai

In a movie supposedly realistic, Dibakar Banerjee cannot handle politics except as a joke, with a party named 'India Bane Pardes' in Shanghai.We in India have been blessed by a film culture that......

100 years of cinema: Shyam Benegal lists his top five films

As Indian cinema celebrates its centenary year, filmmaker Shyam Benegal lists his favourite five films of all time.Sant Tukaram (1936) Directed by Vishnupant Govind Damle and Sheikh......

Leslie Claudius: The glory days

From our archives: Payal Singh Mohanka on the Indian hockey legend who passed into the ages on Thursday. His frail physique belied the strength within. And few would have imagined that the quiet,......

He liked to play his shots, whether on 0 or 99

'Ravi Shastri told me he would go miles, and pay, to enjoy Vishy make 20 than to watch someone scoring an inelegant, laborious, 200.' Haresh Pandya salutes the Unsung Master. Image: The mighty......

'IPL spot-fixing saga won't affect cricket's popularity'

The last eight days has been an unfortunate time for the Indian Premier League. The sixth edition of the IPL has been marred by the spot-fixing controversy and as more sordid details about the......

'IPL spot-fixing saga won't affect cricket's popularity'

The last eight days has been an unfortunate time for the Indian Premier League. The sixth edition of the IPL has been marred by the spot-fixing controversy and as more sordid details about the......

Suresh Saraiya, one of the best-loved radio commentators

Haresh Pandya pays tribute to noted radio commentator Suresh Saraiya, who passed away in Mumbai on Wednesday following a heart attack. July 18, 2012, turned out to be a sad day for Hindi cinema and......
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Chhattisgarh to include Abdul Kalam's biography in school curriculum

The government has declared a seven-day national mourning as a mark of respect for Dr. Kalam, who played a stellar role in advancing India's... ...

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Former PIO minister, MP, musician inducted in T&T Hall of Pioneers

Port-of-spain, July 28 Eleven persons of Indian origin (PIOs), including a former minister, the youngest MP in the Commonwealth and a musician,... ...

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'I can get the youth to dream; they have fewer biases'

Which of the former Presidents inspired you the most? I believe every President before me contributed something in their respective fields —... ...

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In tune with Kargil Diwas

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Tamil Nadu CM Jayalalithaa and Guv Rosaiah condole Abdul Kalam's death

She said he began his life from a very humble background, being born into a poor family in Rameshwaram, and later rose to the greatest heights... ...

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