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Vajpayee revelled in being everything to everybody

Atal Bihari Vajpayee would seek to placate the hawks in the RSS by stating that the writing of history should not be one-sided. At the same time, he would project a moderate 'Nehruvian' image of......

All you need to know about Modi's new ministers

On Sunday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi expanded his Cabinet and inducted 21 new ministers. Of these, 4 – Manohar Parrikar, JP Nadda, Suresh Prabhu and Birender Singh were appointed as......

Rajdeep Sardesai: 'Item number was wrong use of words for Priyanka, should've said cameo'

  'Politics is not flirtation. You can’t go into politics once every five years in Amethi. You can’t dip your toes in politics, you have to be a 24x7 politician’ ‘The......

Quiz: Who said: 'Tell nation the truth about Chinese incursion'?

Ever since news broke last week about China’s incursion into Chumur sector in Ladakh, interestingly at a time when Chinese President Xi Jinping was in India on a path-breaking bilateral......

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......

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......

  People speak for mamata shankar

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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

  Web results for Mamata Shankar
Khadi board to adopt 2000 artisans

STATESMAN NEWS SERVICE Siliguri, 24 December The West Bengal Khadi and Village Industries Board plans to adopt 2000 artisans in seven... ...

http://www.thestatesman.net/news/96082-khadi-board-to-adopt-2000-artisans.html
Vajpayee revelled in being everything to everybody

Atal Bihari Vajpayee would seek to placate the hawks in the RSS by stating that the writing of history should not be one-sided. At the same time,... ...

http://www.rediff.com/news/special/vajpayee-revelled-in-being-everything-to-everybody/20141224.htm
Who said what on award ...

Former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee and educationist Madan Mohan Malviya were today chosen for the country's highest civilian award Bharat... ...

http://www.firstpost.com/india/atalji-living-bharat-ratna-said-award-given-vajpayee-malaviya-2013615.html
Gadkari promises Rs 10,000 cr for highway projects in state

Nitin Gadkari with Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday. The NDA government will provide Rs 10,000 crore for development and expansion of state's national... ...

http://indianexpress.com/article/cities/kolkata/gadkari-promises-rs-10000-cr-for-highway-projects-in-state/
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Ranchi, Dec. 23: In a historic mandate, Jharkhand delivered its first majority-government poll verdict today in the 14 years of its existence with... ...

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