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Why Pranab was reluctant to join UPA govt

Manmohan Singh, reveals the former President, was keen that either P Chidambaram or Montek Singh Ahluwalia be the finance minister.Archis Mohan reports. Former President Pranab Mukherjee has said......

Cross-voting powers Kovind well past the halfway mark

IMAGE: Prime Minister Narendra Modi with BJP president Amit Shah congratulates Ram Nath Kovind on being elected as the 14th President of India, in New Delhi on Thursday. Photograph: Manvender......

After lunch with BJP's Amit Shah, Bengal couple joins TMC

The Naxalbari tribal couple that hosted lunch for Bharatiya Janata Party president Amit Shah last week on Wednesday joined the Trinamool Congress, a development the saffron party called “a......

Tributes continue to pour in for Jayalalithaa

President Pranab Mukherjee, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Vice President Hamid Ansari, Union ministers, Congress President Sonia Gandhi, Rahul Gandhi and various other top leaders have condoled......

Opposition takes on Modi over note ban outside Parliament too

A united opposition on Wednesday protested against demonetisation outside Parliament as Mamata Banerjee hit the streets of Delhi once again demanding the prime minister’s ouster as......

20 key predictions for India and the world in 2016

It's that time of year when columnists are tempted to speculate about what this New Year will bring. Who am I to resist the temptation?  Image: Global economic growth will continue to be......

Mamata's superficial ideas fail to revive Bengal

Mamata Banerjee's triumphal declaration of having attracted investments worth Rs 2.43 lakh crore at the summit, are numbers that no one but she and the enigmatic state finance minister Amit Mitra......

Foolish ant and intelligent grasshopper - 2012 version

Call it by whatever name, the economic system of modern times favors indiscipline of individuals, societies and governments. Remember Aesop's parable of ant and grasshopper? The ant works hard all......

Emami adds 5 sports icons to its team of 60 brand endorsers

City-based Emami Group has added five celebrities to its kitty of 60 brand endorsers. The company has roped in five sporting icons for its Fast Relief brand.After cashing in on the Munni campaign......

What Mamata has in store for Bengal

Mamata Banerjee led Trinamool Congress has released its election manifesto on Monday promising to bring all round development in West Bengal with special emphasis on industry and agriculture. It......

Bengali director Rituparno Ghosh, 49, passes away

Talented Bengali director Rituparno Ghosh passed away around 7.30 am today, May 30. He was 49.Ghosh was reportedly suffering from pancreatitis.Born and brought up in Kolkata, the maverick filmmaker......

'We thank Scorcese for doing what our own didn't do'

Uday Shankar's 1948 dance-ballet film Kalpana has been restored by Martin Scorcese's film-restoration company and will be premiered at the Cannes InternationalFilm Festival on May 17.It's a moment......

Back from Cannes, Sonam celebrates with grandmom

Sonam Kapoor and sister Rhea Kapoor celebrated their grandmother's birthday on Sunday, and the latter tweeted a picture with the three of them (left). 'Happy birthday nani!! Love you!' the sisters......

When Rani faced the music!

Here's what your favourite celebrities have been up to.   Rani Mukerji is spotted in this rather kitschy ensemble at the Uninor Mirchi Music Awards 2010 in Mumbai, on...

Directing India's best children's film

Mumbai-based P N Ramachandra won this year's prestigious National Award for the best children's film Putaani Party. The director, who earlier won laurels for his Tulu film Suddha, talks......

'Honour to be spoken of alongside Bhajji, Warne and Murali'

Young leg-spinner Rahul Sharma tells our correspondent Manu Shankar that he is proud that his name is name is being taken alongside  Harbhajan Singh, ShaneWarne and Muttiah Muralitharan. When......

Mumbai Indians square off against Daredevils

It will be a clash of titans at the Feroz Shah Kotla when Sachin Tendulkar's Mumbai Indians take on Delhi Daredevils led by Virender Sehwag on Sunday. - Complete coverage There are enough......

WC 2011: Captains exude confidence at opening ceremony

Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni joined 13 other skippers in predicting a closely contested World Cup and said the team which maintains consistency throughout the......

Power Your Champions -- contribute just Rs 100

Olympic Gold Quest's recently-launched programme, 'Power Your Champions', attempts to involve the country's sports fans in its quest for a gold medal at the Olympics. OGQ Chief Operations Officer......

Federer wants to thank fans with sixth US slam

Roger Federer would like to repay New York fans for their support by treating them to a sixth successive US Open triumph at the year's last Grand Slam beginning on Monday. Federer is one step away......
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Why Pranab was reluctant to join UPA govt

Manmohan Singh, reveals the former President, was keen that either P Chidambaram or Montek Singh Ahluwalia be the finance minister.Archis Mohan... ...

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Pranab in autobiography

In a new revelation, former President Pranab Mukherjee says he had a "vague" feeling that Congress chief Sonia Gandhi wanted to nominate Manmohan... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/637643/had-vague-feeling-sonia-may.html
Amit Shah sets target for BJP

BJP chief Amit Shah on Thursday conducted a three-hour session — packed with powerpoint presentations — with top leaders, including a... ...

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Yechury warns against creation of 'Hindu Pakistan'

New Delhi: Highlighting the dangers of communalism, CPI(M) leader Sitaram Yechury today warned against creating a "Hindu Pakistan" out of India. He... ...

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VP-elect Venkaiah Naidu

[India] August 5 (ANI): Vice President-elect Venkaiah Naidu after winning the 15th Vice Presidential elections today, said that his appointment... ...

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