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Osama's death: Mystery of the crashed helicopter
With the death of the terrorist mastermind, the emergence of a nuclear-equipped splinter group from within the Pakistani establishment looks disturbingly plausible, says Colonel Anil Athale (retd)......
Sound Byte: 'India means I will Never Do It Again'
We bring you a collection of some of the best quotes in the last 24 hours. "There should be more young people in the management of the various sports. I see the athletes as the most......
New Chief Election Commissioner loves jamming
On July 20, S Y Quraishi became the 17th chief election commissioner of India. Sahim Salim takes a closer look at the man in charge of the biggest electoral exercise in the world He has a plush,......
How to choose a car loan that's best for you
Every year the festive season brings a lot to cheer about including fabulous car purchase offers for the picking! Most of the banks and NBFCs lure consumers with interest rate discount of 0.25......
More poor people in 8 Indian states than in all of Africa
Acute poverty prevails in eight Indian states, including Bihar, Uttar Pradesh and West Bengal, together accounting for more poor people than in the 26 poorest African nations combined, a new......
Bikes and babes at the 10th Auto Show
TVS Apache Apache is an exciting offer from TVS. It has arrow shaped headlamp and fairing combo. The large 16-litre fuel tank imparts TVS Apache's front a heavy look. Due to the elongated tank......
Hawker 4000, the ultimate business jet is here!
Hawker 4000, the world's most advanced and luxurious super-midsize business jet, is now in India. InterGlobe General Aviation, a subsidiary of InterGlobe Enterprises, the exclusive sales and......
Builders start raising home prices again
DLF, the country's largest property developer, will soon conduct a poll among property brokers to decide the pricing and number of apartments to be offered in the second phase of its Capital......
'I marveled at Rajesh Vivek's sheer energy and madness'
'Rajesh Vivek always revealed much more of the character than what was written in the script.' Actor Rajesh Vivek succumbed to a heart attack in Hyderabad on January 14. He was 66. Director......
Lagaan actor Rajesh Vivek dies of heart attack
Actor Rajesh Vivek, mainly known for his roles in super hits like Lagaan and Swades, died due to a heart attack in Hyderabad today. He was 66. "Rajesh passed away around 3 PM in Hyderabad......
40 years of Sholay: Jai, Veeru, Basanti THEN and NOW!
Rediff.com celebrates 40 years of the beloved movie classic. 'Indian film history can be divided into Sholay BC and Sholay AD,' believes filmmaker Shekhar Kapur.The maker of Mr India isn't......
Check out the desi Expendables!
Big became bang after Hollywood superstar Sylvester Stallone was hit with the brainwave of bringing together some of the best known names in action for The Expendables. So he roped in himself......
Great movie characters we would like to see again
The Americans have made a fine art out of franchise filmmaking, with several current blockbusters flogging their sixth and seventh installments this year, and many likely to be rebooted enough......
'Ship captain' Mourinho answers critics with Cup win
Real Madrid coach Jose Mourinho has answered his critics in the best possible way by adding an 18th King's Cup to the club's trophy cabinet and ending a two-year silverware drought on his debut......
'I have never played 50 overs in one-day cricket'
At his destructive best, Indian opener Virender Sehwag can turn a match on its head with just a short stint at the crease but come this World Cup, he plans to prolong the agony for his rivals by......
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