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Modi-Jaya meet on Tuesday could boost NDA's RS numbers

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is now focussed on winning over regional parties like the All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam and Biju Janata Dal to neutralise a possible onslaught by the......

Look who turned up for Modi's swearing-in ceremony

The who’s who of world politics, Bollywood and business attended the Narendra Modi’s swearing-in ceremony at Rashtrapati Bhavan on Monday evening.  Mathura MP Hema Malini......

Exclusive! Rahul to be told: Improve or get lost!

'According to a powerful section of the Congress party the vote was anti-Congress, anti-dynasty and pro-Modi, in that order.' 'Sonia is being accused, privately, of protecting her son at the cost......

Illegal infiltration: Mamata and her double standards

Given her penchant for obfuscating issues Mamata Banerjee is encouraging the false perception, parroted by her political hangers-on, that all refugees from Bangladesh would face the brunt of......

Mamata Model: Paranoia and vote-bank politics

There is indeed a Bengal Model but it is one which negates generational aspiration, generates animus, thrives on bloodletting and political vendetta, reiterates outdated ideas of vote bank......

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......

Govt may roll back some Budget taxes

Bowing to pressure, the finance ministry may give industry relief from some of the new levies proposed in the Budget. The ministry, say officials, may partially roll back the proposed levy of......

Indian economy to boom, FM pegs growth at 9%

India's economy will revert to the pre-crisis growth level of 9 per cent in the next financial year. "The Indian economy is expected to grow at 9 per cent with outside band of (+/-) 0.25 per cent......

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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Francisco
Q. A few words in praise of Bengali director Rituparno Ghosh, if you wish?
Francisco:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/a-few-words-in-praise-of-bengali-director-rituparno-ghosh-if/25699893/answers/

Francisco
Q. why BENGALIS take false pride in themselves and their culture which is predominantly not even 400yrs old ??
Francisco:  A. It is difficult to refute or agree simply because our history is not properly recorded.From the fragments of history, I can bring forward some...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/why-bengalis-take-false-pride-in-themselves-and-their-cultur/25699893/answers/8114875

sr sr sax
Q. Unmarried can not be matured enough, is it true ? Please
Sr Sr Sax:  A. Marriage does not bring maturity by any means. Don't you think AB Vajpayee, APJ Abdul Kalam, Lata Mangeshkar, Sri Sri Ravi Shankar, Mamata...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/unmarried-can-not-be-matured-enough-is-it-true--please/8112133/answers/15296432

Dhuni
Q. Who is the Director of the Film 'Mrigaya'
Dhuni:  A. Mrinal Sen directed movie starred Mamata Shankar and Mithun Chakraborty. more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/who-is-the-director-of-the-film-mrigaya/15296407/answers/4302204

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Saradha scam ExAssam DGP under probe commits suicide

Former Assam director general of police (DGP) Shankar Barua, who came under the CBI scanner for alleged involvement in the Saradha chit fund scam,... ...

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Receding Kashmir waters reveal 43 bodies, mobile services partially restored

Srinagar, Sep 13 Mobile services were partially restored Saturday in flood-hit Jammu and Kashmir as rescue and relief efforts continued on a war... ...

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Why Bengal is a cut above the rest

ODISHA Number of arrests in cash-collection cases: 669 Questioned or premises searched: An MP of the ruling Biju Janata Dal, two party MLAs and one... ...

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Hope and despair

Srinagar: Fourteen children who died at a hospital are among the 43 people found dead in the Kashmir Valley as the flood waters receded in Jammu... ...

http://www.mid-day.com/articles/hope-and-despair/15600193
Rural Bengal questions Mamata's pro poor image

eople of rural Bengal have started to doubt Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's pro-poor image. Impoverished villagers complain that while they... ...

http://www.sunday-guardian.com/investigation/rural-bengal-questions-mamatas-pro-poor-image

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