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General Jake: One of the greatest Indians I've known

'His Promised Land was India.' Shekhar Gupta salutes General J F R Jacob, the incredible soldier who passed into the ages this week. IMAGE: General J F R Jacob presents his books to Prime Minister......

Lt Gen JFR Jacob, 1971 Indo-Pak war hero, laid to rest

Lieutenant General (retired) Jacob Farj Rafael Jacob Jacob, who played a key role in the 1971 war which liberated Bangladesh from Pakistan, was laid to rest in New Delhi on Thursday. Army Chief......

'Jacko, your reward will be in heaven'

Tarun Vijay, MP, salutes the General whom he adored as a great friend. IMAGE: General J F R Jacob with Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the three service chiefs, Air Chief Marshal Arup Raha,......

General Jacob masterminded Pakistan's surrender in 1971

Lieutenant General Jacob Farj Rafael Jacob (retired) -- Jake to his friends -- passed into the ages on Wednesday, January 13, 2016. In tribute to the great soldier, we bring you this fascinating......

Lt Gen JFR Jacob: The man who masterminded Pakistan's surrender in 1971

Lieutenant General Jacob Farj Rafael Jacob (retired) -- Jake to his friends -- passed into the ages on Wednesday, January 13, 2016. In his honour, we re-publish this fascinating December......

Coming soon! Used cooking oil may power your car

Government considering proposal to allow conversion of used cooking oil into biodiesel, say Shine Jacob and Shreya Jai. Soon, waste vegetable oil from McDonald’s, Subway, Kentucky Fried......

Amitabh Kant: An ambitious bureaucrat who wants to make India a biz hotspot

The Secretary of Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion (DIPP), Amitabh Kant tells Rahul Jacob how India could be made an easier place to do business in and why India's software smarts will......

What ails the Chinese economy?

  Beijing needs to prevent things from getting more interesting, notes Rahul Jacob 'So many out-of-the-way things had happened lately that Alice began to think that very few things indeed......

Rohan Murty, the master of many trades

Over home-cooked food, Rohan Murty tells Rahul Jacob he is fascinated by history and ancient texts, and about his efforts to measure productivity in software companies, such as Infosys. IMAGE:......

Why Gujarat's 'GIFT' is doomed to fail

GIFT is a financial centre almost entirely devoid of bankers and, indeed, of people, finds Rahul Jacob. Image: Lobby of Tower 1 featured an "Experience Zone" with unmanned stalls featuring......

Review: Jacobinte Swargarajayam is a mixed bag

There is excitement every time Nivin Pauly is on screen, says Paresh C Palicha. Vineeth Sreenivasan's Jacobinte Swargarajayam proves one thing: he is a versatile filmmaker. His latest......

Zooey Deschanel is pregnant!

New girl star Zooey Deschanel is expecting her first child with partner Jacob Pechenik. The 34-year-old actress and her producer boyfriend, 42, have been dating since mid 2014, reported......

Kannada movies Savari 2 vs Pungidaasa this weekend

Two Kannada films will vie for your attention this weekend. Jacob Varghese who had made its prequel and Prithvi directs Savari 2. Pungidaasa is directed by Srinath who had earlier......

Kannada director hunting for new faces

After delivering meaningful and entertaining cinema in Savaari and Prithvi, director Jacob Vergeese is getting ready for his next venture. Little is known about the plot, but like Prithvi, this......

Eclipse: For Twihards only!

Sukanya Verma reviews Eclipse."This wasn't a choice between you and Jacob. It is a choice between about who I should be and who I am." Seriously Bella (Kristen Stewart), who are you kidding?It's......

Matlala, champion who counted Mandela among fans, dies

South African boxer Jacob 'Baby Jake' Matlala, the shortest world champion whose fortunes were closely followed by Nelson Mandela, died on Saturday at the age of 51, local media reported. The 1.47......

Oram opts out of New Zealand contract

All-rounder Jacob Oram has opted out of his New Zealand Cricket (NZC) central contract to focus on his professional Twenty20 career. The 34-year-old Oram, who played 33 Tests and 160 One-day......

Sacked CSA chief Majola takes bosses, government to court

Suspended Cricket South Africa CEO Gerald Majola is taking his bosses as well as president Jacob Zuma and Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula to court in an attempt to get his position back. Majola has......

Jacobs' injury setback for MI, ruled out of CL T20

Mumbai Indians' injury woes just grew in proportion as their opener Davy Jacobs has been ruled out of the Champions League Twenty20 because of a hip injury. The South African wicket-keeper batsman......

'The passion for cricket is amazing in India'

Unlike his compatriot Jacob Oram, who said he could not connect with the IPL, Kiwi batsman James Franklin said he was enjoying being part of the Indian Premier League.After playing just two IPL......
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Kerala opposition cries foul over 'vindictive' raids

Thiruvananthapuram, Sept 6: The United Democratic Front (UDF)-led Kerala opposition on Tuesday cried foul over the ongoing raids against a former... ...
Young Japanese model takes world by storm

Rina Fukushi Aged just 17 and still living with her family, Rina Fukushi has seen more of the world than most Japanese schoolgirls. She is the... ...
Finding the right waves to cut breast cancer

A team at IIT-Ropar is trying to use radio waves to treat this form of cancer, which is the most common cause of cancer deaths among women in India... ...
Rohan powers Mysore Zone to big victory

Rohan grabbed a seven-for to power Mysore Zone to an innings and 60 runs win over Raichur Zone in the KSCA Inter-Zonal under-16 tournament here.... ...
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