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Meet India's first couple at the United Nations

United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon recently announced the appointment of Lakshmi Puri as the Assistant Secretary-General for Intergovernmental Support and Strategic Partnerships at the......

Meet the frugal innovators of Kutch

The salty wind blowing over Bhimasar in the arid Kutch along India's western coast is whispering stories of hope, dreams and aspirations. Located nearly 300 km from Gujarat capital Gandhinagar,......

Rains, floods unleash fury on Andhra, Odisha; 48 killed

Incessant rains and floods have claimed as many as 45 lives in Andhra Pradesh and Odisha, with hundreds of villages submerged in nearly 30 districts and road and rail links disrupted in the......

Carving communal constituencies: Countdown to 2014

Saeed Naqvi writes about the deteriorating communal situation in Faizabad, Uttar Pradesh.While we have been tenderly performing the final rites in Mumbai of our full blown fascist and riveted on......

Preet Bharara is India Abroad Person of the Year 2011

The India Abroad Person of the Year 2011 Awards in New York celebrates incredible Indian- American achievements. Preet Bharara made history when he became the first Indian-American US Attorney of......

No immediate cut in lending rates: Bankers

Bankers on Tuesday ruled out any immediate reduction in lending rates, saying any step in that direction will be determined by the cost of funds. They, however, indicated that interest rates could......

80% land in India prone to catastrophes

This year has already seen three major global catastrophes - in Australia, New Zealand and Japan. Yogesh Lohiya, Chairman and Managing Director, General Insurance Corporation, the only domestic......

No storage! Govt admits to rotting foodgrains

Amidst a warning that the country is sitting on a "grain bomb" due to prospects of record wheat output, the government on Thursday admitted to cases of foodgrains rotting and said enough storage......

The 6 most preferred Indian cities for engineering jobs

Bengaluru most preferred job city for engineering students Seven out of every 10 engineering students in India prefer Bengaluru as their 'first job' city, ahead of the capital Delhi, reveals a......

Budget 2011: What is cheaper, what is costlier

Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee presented the Union Budget 2011-12 in Parliament on Monday. While the finance minister made the tax payers slightly happy by raising the exemption limit to Rs......

PIX: Venkatesh, Nagarjuna, Chiranjeevi say goodbye to D Ramanaidu

Movie mogul D Ramanaidu succumbed to cancer on February 18, leaving behind a rich cinematic legacy. His body was kept at the Ramanaidu studio in Hyderabad for fans and members of the film industry......

'Wish you all a very Happy Dhanteras!'

A look at the top tweets from your favourite Bollywood celebrities: Diwali is just around the corner and Bollywood stars are busy getting ready for the festival. Some of them tweeted their wishes......

Anil Kapoor: I owe some of my career to Bapu

'Bapusaab was so passionate about cinema that he influenced anyone who came in contact with him.' Anil Kapoor pays tribute to the legend. Noted Telugu filmmaker Sattiraju Lakshmi Narayana......

Review: Give Devudu Chesina Manushulu a miss

Puri Jaganandh's Devudu Chesina Manushulu is devoid of a storyline and is a half-baked film with poor characterisation says Radhika Rajamani.Director Puri Jagannadh churns out movies fast. This......

Meet the contributors behind Onir's I Am

Onir's I Am is generating buzz as much for its sensitive subject as for its experimental method of mobilising finance through social networking sites. A montage of four segments, I Am, as Onir......

'Gayle storm' strikes as RCB pip Mumbai to reach final

Royal Challengers Bangalore will take on champions Chennai Super Kings in Saturday's Indian Premier League final after in-form Chris Gayle blasted 89 to lift them to a 43-run victory over Mumbai......

Focus should be on World Cup and not Sachin: Kirmani

While appreciating the sentiments expressed by a few Indian cricketers, including skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni, of the team wanting to win the World Cup for Sachin Tendulkar, former players are of......

Magic Messi gives Argentina 1-0 win over Brazil

Lionel Messi left it very late to once again show his matchwinning qualities with a superb goal two minutes into added time to give Argentina a 1-0 win over arch-rivals Brazil in friendly on......

Indian money in Aus Big Bash

Cricket bosses in Australia welcomed the splashing of huge dollars by private investors, including Indian billionaires, in the IPL-style Big Bash League, starting in 2012, even as Cricket Australia......

Despite injuries, India ready for tri(al) series

India will be without many key players in the tri-series due to injuries but captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni says it's a blessing in disguise as it presents them with an opportunity to test bench......
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Chennai's best kept secrets

Getting a plate of freshly-fried bajjis as a snack to eat on Marina beach? You amateur! While the bhajji stations by the sea, with their spitting... ...

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Jyothi Lakshmi nears finish line at record pace!

Charmi's Jyothi Lakshmi in the direction of Puri Jagannadh is nearing completion. The movie unit is back in Hyderabad after completing a major... ...

http://www.nowrunning.com/jyothi-lakshmi-nears-finish-line-at-record-pace/108113/story.htm
Teenage actresses flock to T-Town

Did you know that Tamannaah was in class VIII when she debuted in 2003? By the time she was in class XI, her acting career had taken off. "My... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/entertainment/telugu/movies/news/Teenage-actresses-flock-to-T-Town/articleshow/46849011.cms
No-nonsense Rajan makes banks cut lending rates

Mumbai : Nudged and prodded by RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan, leading banks — SBI, ICICI and HDFC Bank — cut their lending rates by 0.15-0.25 per... ...

http://www.freepressjournal.in/no-nonsense-rajan-makes-banks-cut-lending-rates/
Tollywood gears up for a slew of female-centric films

Tollywood swears by hero-worship to make the cash registers jingle. But suddenly, the industry is waking up to a flurry of new films where the... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/entertainment/telugu/movies/news/Tollywood-gears-up-for-a-slew-of-female-centric-films/articleshow/46806377.cms

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