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PIO story is one of triumph against odds

The story of those who left India to work as labourers in the sugar plantations of Guyana and other British colonies is one of 'resilience and triumph' against overwhelming odds."It is a story of......

In a dark, dingy, slum, families cope with Mumbai's hooch tragedy

Families, torn apart by the Malvani hooch tragedy, where 104 people lost their lives, confront a dark and hopeless future. Rediff.com reports on how the families are coping with their individual......

'Shahnaz believed what she wrote could make a difference'

'What I remember best is the vigour with which she threw herself into the job, the passion she had for issues, particularly those that affected the poor.' Kalpana Sharma remembers her friend, the......

'The Indian soldiers adapted quickly and performed remarkably well'

'Many sepoys fought with distinction, winning some of the first Victoria Crosses to be awarded to Indians; and indeed, as in any army fighting under such inhumane conditions -- standing in the......

'One-and-a-half million Indians served in World War I'

'Over one million people served in various battlefronts during World War I. And yet, even today, we know so very little about them.' 'It is absolutely essential to acknowledge this part of India's......

The 10 biggest policy mistakes of the past

India still has a long way to go as far as economic recovery is concerned and constraints go back several decades, notes Shankar Acharya As monsoon showers blanket the country, the prevailing......

Ahmedabad: Two steps forward, one step back

Since many of Modi’s urban policies were initiated in Ahmedabad, the city may act as a template to examine what can be expected in a country that is witnessing the biggest migration from......

Land acquisition: Govt must win public trust

Of the four key pillars that hold up the land Bill edifice, namely, compensation, resettlement and rehabilitation, social impact assessment and consent, it is the last one where all the controversy......

Gujarat model of development: More hype than substance

The Vibrant Gujarat summit in 2013, under Chief Minister Narendra Modi's watch. With facts and figures, the CAG report has highlighted how Gujarat was far from a role model for states across......

Will India become a major printing hub?

India has the necessary talent and financial muscle to become a major printing hub in the Asian region, rues Barun Roy I still possess what is called an Aloha shirt with which I was greeted, along......

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......

Review: Chillar Party is enjoyable

Preeti Arora says that Chillar Party aims at generating laughter, without punching you in the gut. Post YOUR reviews here!A motley group of kids. An endearing canine companion. A waif busy washing......

Review: City Of God is worth a watch

Paresh C Palicha reviews Malayalam film City Of God.Post YOUR reviews here! It seems to be the phase of complicated narratives in the Malayalam film industry. The unprecedented success of Traffic......

Julia Eats, Prays, Loves (and goes home)

For the longest time, I thought the 2006 bestseller Eat, Pray, Love was a sequel to the 2004 bestseller about punctuation Eats, Shoots and Leaves. Now I am enlightened. One is about the search for......

Indian cricketers should stop complaining

Indian cricketers should stop pretending to be poor little rich kids and just do what they have been paid for, feels Abhishek Mande The lead sports story in a Mumbai newspaper today is a report of......

Mickelson suspends play, wife has cancer

Phil Mickelson has suspended playing on the PGA Tour indefinitely after his wife was diagnosed with cancer, officials said Wednesday.The breast cancer in Amy Mickelson was discovered after an......
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Upper-caste origins of Uttam Kumar's legend

On the eve of the recent death anniversary of Tollywood actor Uttam Kumar, the Kolkata-based intellectual circle erupted with praise for the long... ...

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Food for thought

A common accessory to modern living like the fridge can make a huge difference to hungry and poor on the street as an innovative experiment in... ...

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Child labourers working in eatery for six months rescued by cops

The city police have rescued three child labourers who were working for an eatery in Greater Noida on Thursday. The children hail from Jharkhand... ...

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Ants like to party

People my age grew up reading epic children's series, viz. The Hardy Boys, Nancy Drew or the Famous Five. In every book, the characters would take... ...

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Countering the post-colonial approach

The study of colonialism and its impact on women's literature in Assam is no longer an interesting subject. Whatever may be the blessings of... ...

http://www.thestatesman.com/news/supplements/countering-the-post-colonial-approach/79581.html

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