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The jinx against women spies in R&AW

Till 1972, under the long-time Director of the America's Federal Bureau of Investigation J Edgar Hoover, only men could be FBI agents. After his death in May 1972, partly under the pressure of the......

Rosa Parks, power of resistance and the Delhi bus rape

The protests in India have focused mainly on the issue of rape. But these could as well extend to the arena of public transport because the girl's rape and death are directly related to the......

Column : M K Narayanan- the last super 'spook'

Mayankote Kelath Narayanan has a couple of favourite throwaway lines, designed to bring any conversation to a screeching halt. "I'll fix you" is one, and "I have a dossier on you!" is another. When......

Entrepreneurs who rose from the ashes

A word of encouragement for all the entrepreneurs (and every other working stiff, for that matter) scrapping it out in the latest downturn: Recessions--for all the havoc they wreak--can also sow......

Ten truly amazing robberies

In 1950, when a gang of thieves broke into the heavily guarded offices of the Brinks Mat's armored car company in Boston, the headlines heralded it the crime of the century. The building was......

Extremely Loud is stirring but quite illogical

Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close is a fine film but it does not deserve its Oscar nomination for Best Picture. Here's why.Three important things to remember about the two Oscar nominations for......

George Clooney, Meryl Streep win at Golden Globes 2012

The 69th Annual Golden Globe awards have been announced. There were quite a few surprises and some expected nods. Here's a quick glance at the winners, listed in bold: Best Motion Picture - Drama......

The 2012 Golden Globe nominations are...

The 69th Golden Globes nominations were announced by actors Gerard Butler, Woody Harrelson, Rashida Jones and Sofia Vergara. There were some usual suspects and some surprises. Take a look at the......

Freida Pinto's Immortals dethrones Spielberg's Tintin

The mixed reviewshardly mattered to the nearly 10 million viewers who saw Immortals, Tarsem Singh Dhandwar's action adventure set in ancient Greece. The viewers in 36 world markets including China,......

Review: Public Enemies

This much we should know by now -- all motion pictures are make-believe; even those that purport to be based on real-life events. And the entire mechanism of a film production is geared towards......

Plethora of records for Harbhajan at Motera

The statistical highlights on the fifth day of the first Test between India and New Zealand that ended in a drawin Ahmedabad, on Monday.# Harbhajan Singh posted a fifty-plus scorein each innings of......

The 23-man team lists for the 2006 World Cup

The23-man lists of the 32 teams for the 2006 football World Cup after theMay 15 deadline to confirm squads ended on Monday. A look at the selections:ANGOLAGoalkeepers: Joo Ricardo (unattached),......

Tri-series: A flashback

A triangular series among three international sides has been a regular feature of the Australian cricket season since 1979-80, when Australia, England and the West Indies participated in the first......
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Q. Identify the name of the cerator of the popular fictional character Lord voldermort:a) Eoin Coulfer b) J.K.Rowling c) Salman rushdie d) Edgar Rice Burroughs.
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Q. Do you think that poetry has the power which can move you (I'm not saying that it can change the life.) ??\By the way, how many of you still enjoy reading poetry, and reading it seriously?Who is/are your favorite English/Hindi poet/s?Can you shares few lines please?
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Q. Only the eyes speak the truth, neither the mirror nor the lips. Only the person who loves you can see the pain in your eyes while everyone else still believes in your smile
Prashant Sharma:  A. The Upanishads wrote that heart is the seat of the soul. Ancient Romanphilosophers wrote that soul looks through the eyes and expresses...... more

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In '1971,' an analog precursor to NSA, Snowden

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Classified FBI files claim Adolf Hitler escaped by submarine to Argentina

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