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'The times are bad': Ramjas scare threatens free speech

Fearing a Delhi University like violence on its campus, the Ambedkar University in the national capital has postponed an event marking the 26th anniversary of the alleged Kunan-Poshpora mass rape......

PIX: Thousand commemorate 50th anniv of March on Washington

Fifty years after King made the iconic "I Have a Dream" speech on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial, US President Obama in his address to thousands who gathered on the Washington Mall paid tribute......

Modi backers stage 'funeral of free speech' near Wharton

A group of Indian Americans, appalled by Wharton India Economic Forum's withdrawal of invitation to Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi, staged a demonstration near the Wharton School where the......

Varsities should be place of debate, not violence: President Mukherjee

The president also said that there should be no room in the country for the “intolerant Indian” as this nation has been a bastion of free though, speech and expression since ancient......

Abe's visit to Pearl Harbour goes beyond symbolism

The Japanese prime minister's visit, to the spot that was bombed 75 years ago, shows that it is possible for former enemies to transcend recriminatory impulses, observes Rajaram Panda. IMAGE:......

A new Reliance: Can Mukesh Ambani pull off a transformation?

At the heart of one of the biggest transformations in India's corporate history lies a plan to offer super-fast broadband services. Image: Reliance Industries chairman Mukesh Ambani. Photograph,......

Economic mantras Modi must learn to be successful

The basic wisdom of economics is that not compromising is costly. If Narendra Modi doesn't heed this lesson, he risks running an administration that is ineffective at best and disastrous at worst,......

India announces $5 billion credit line for Africa

India on Tuesday announced a $5-billion line of credit to Africa and unveiled a slew of measures to give a massive boost to infrastructure development and capacity building to further consolidate......

'No accident that India was Obama's first stop on Asia trip'

Secretary of Commerce Gary Locke, who was by President Barack Obama's side throughout his visit to India in November, is a third-generation Chinese American. He was the first Asian-American chief......

Check out these navigation devices!

With mobile phones and laptops boasting of embedded maps and GPS features, one would think that personal navigation devices (PND) would make a graceful exit from the market. On the contrary, PND......

'It's very difficult directing a daughter'

'I was a very late child of my father. I was suddenly a little toy, who appeared from nowhere. Everybody experimented.' 'I don't know why I took up dancing. I think I wanted to find one more excuse......

'If anybody asks me what I do, I'll say I'm a Grammy winner'

'What I see in Bollywood is that there’s this assembly line -- there’s a lyrics writer, there’s a composer, then there’s playback singer who is selected on mutual......

Review: The horrors of Rann

You just can't give up on Ramu, can you? He's made some masterpieces of his time. Not just engaging, box-office propositions but genuine works of art. He's influenced filmmakers, the art of......

Leave Amitabh Bachchan alone

Surfing for some decent entertainment on the idiot box can be quite a struggle. Like I keep discovering every time I have the remote control all to myself.The other day, after flipping through......

Die Hard 4 is better than 2 & 3

America is in chaos. Hackers are shutting down every computer system and network in the country, and cop John McClane is huddled up with a couple of geeky hackers in a basement that couldn't be any......

'Cricket needs to wake up. But how?'

'Put cricket, first and foremost, at the centre of every decision you take.''The bottom line must always be the sport that we love.'Rahul Dravid as eloquent as always in his M A K Pataudi Memorial......

Rahul Dravid's Pataudi Memorial Lecture: Full Text

Full text of Rahul Dravid's Pataudi Memorial Lecture in New Delhi. IMAGE: Former India captain Rahul Dravid delivering the Pataudi Memorial Lecture in New Delhi. Photograph: Twitter (@BCCI)......

'Indian cricket's colourful story is still being written'

'What is true khadoos? Stubborn? Dogged? Unyielding? Relentless? Or something in between that? Or all of it together?' 'Just like you can't translate it, you can't teach a kid to be khadoos either.......

Time to go, Mr Kalmadi

Suresh Kalmadi's speech on Thursday night had nothing to do with what happened or did not happen at the Commonwealth Games. It was probably crafted to rescue him from all the inquiries that will......

Woods to speak at Obama's inauguration

World number one Tiger Woods has accepted an invitation to speak during U.S. President-elect Barack Obama's inauguration event in Washington, D.C. on Sunday."We Are One: The Obama Inaugural......
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No fresh taxes in Maharashtra budget, rural economy to get a boost

Trying to administer a booster shot to the state’s ailing agriculture sector, Maharashtra Finance Minister Sudhir Mungantiwar unveiled a slew... ...

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Advocating free thinking in university campuses, President Pranab Mukherjee today said students and faculties must engage in "reasoned discussion... ...

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Trump softens stand on immigration, favours merit-based system

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Ramjas scare threatens free speech

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