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Want to live in the India Anna wants to build?

Millions of Indians, mainly the middle strata amongst the upper castes, were waiting for an Anna to descend on them with an Indian edition of Talibanism, says Chandrabhan Prasad. It is true that......

Woman scribe asked to shift from front row; Sena seeks apology

A woman journalist being asked to shift from the front row reserved for media to make way for monks at a function to felicitate Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis has triggered a controversy with a......

This is India! Dalit school students forced to clean toilets

'If we refused, the teachers threatened to beat us.'   The government-aided Hindu High School in Keelapathai Pandithan Kurichi village near Kalakkad in Tamil Nadu's Tirunelveli district was......

Modi's Jayapur: Adarsh yes, but work's far from over

Jayapur, adopted by the prime minister, is reaping the benefits of his endorsement, causing resentment in villages nearby, says Manavi Kapur. One year ago, a high tension electrical line fell in......

Israelis vote for parliament, Netayahu's fate in balance

Israelis began voting on Tuesday in a general election following a high-pitched campaign that has turned into a referendum on the six-year rule of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu seeking a record......

India's export slump casts shadow on growth prospects

India's exports slumped for the fifth straight month in April from a year earlier, dragged down by fall in global demand that has cast a shadow over Prime Minister Narendra Modi's goal of achieving......

MUDRA Bank: A catalyst for India's 10% GDP growth

Bringing in the untapped informal sector into the formal one will benefit business and economy, says Rajeev Chandrasekhar. The mandate that the Narendra Modi government was emphatically given in......

Ensuring employment? China faces an arduous task

China is facing a daunting task of ensuring jobs to over 15 million students this year as the economic slowdown cast a shadow on employment opportunities. "About 15 million young students need to......

Make in India is fine; Modi must first resolve domestic issues

The government must strengthen the sinews of the domestic economy through sustained focus on physical, fiscal, human and financial infrastructure, notes Suman Bery. Image: A devotee lights up......

Indian economy worries? Its billionaire wealth is a stunner!

The report shows the ratio of billionaire wealth to gross domestic product in India, at 12 per cent in 2012, was higher than other economies with a similar development level. The concentration of......

Like the Quantico trailer? Vote!

Quantico looks like your run-of-the-mill Homeland-esque drama whose only USP is Priyanka Chopra, writes Paloma Sharma. Agent Alex Parrish (Priyanka Chopra) wakes up on a piece of debris that lies......

How Bombay Velvet got made!

'I kept telling Anurag, "I don't care about anything, I don't want any money. Just get the film made".' 'One day I called Anurag and someone else picked up the phone. He said, "Hello, Sir." I......

Review: The Avengers: Age Of Ultron is rock and roll revelry

The Avengers: Age Of Ultron is one madly indulgent film says Raja Sen. “So if I lift it, I then rule Asgard?” Tony Stark doesn’t even take his jacket off the first time he......

Review: Ek Paheli Leela is Sunny Leone's show

Ek Paheli Leela invests little effort in character development or setting, notes Paloma Sharma. Meera (Sunny Leone) is a London-based supermodel who cannot travel around the world because of......

Review: Dharam Sankat Mein doesn't say anything new!

Between its sentimental leanings and farcical outbursts, the superficial sermonising of Dharam Sankat Mein remains just that -- superficial, says Sukanya Verma. A middle-aged Hindu, vocal......

Australia knock defending champs India out of World Cup

Australia's James Faulkner celebrates with Michael Clarke after taking two wickets during the World Cup semi-final match against India at Sydney Cricket Ground. Photograph: Daniel Munoz/Getty......

England likely to lose Ballance in search of equilibrium

England batsman Gary Ballance. Photograph: Shaun Botterill/Getty Images Misfiring batsman Gary Ballance is likely to be the sacrificial lamb when England's harried selectors decide on the line-up......

Prem Panicker: India sustain their intensity, to a point

The UAE has played 21 ODIs in 21 years. The Indians have played 22 ODIs in 12 months. Prem Panicker surveys the landscape of the mismatched 'contest' at the WACA. Since making its international ODI......

Morgan will drive England's new mindset at World Cup

England will adopt a positive approach and cast off the shackles at the World Cup under new skipper Eoin Morgan, coach Peter Moores said on Tuesday before the squad flew out to Australia. The......

No way back for Pietersen despite Cook sacking

Kevin Pietersen. Photograph: Darrian Traynor/Getty Images England cricket chiefs have moved quickly to make it clear that Alastair Cook's dismissal as one-day captain has not opened the door for a......
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Old foes Mumbai, Chennai lock horns for silverware

Kolkata: Two-time former champions and the most consistent team of the season, Chennai Super Kings will lock horns with late bloomers Mumbai... ...

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The world of Shikha Joshi and other struggling actors of Bollywood

The camera follows Mukesh as he takes long, hurried strides through the twisting bylanes of a fishing village in Mumbai. His crisp pink shirt... ...

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Master of the middle path

In an industry where all discussions end with Adoor, Padmarajan and Bharathan, their contemporary and eminent filmmaker K.G. George never really... ...

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Kangana shines in this entertainer

Tanu Weds Manu Returns Director: Anand L Rai Cast: Kangana Ranaut, Deepak Dobriyal, Madhavan, Mohammed Zeeshan Ayyub, Jimmy Sheirgill, Swara... ...

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A girl called Aruna

Provided by Indian Express Aruna Shanbaug, after all, was not a woman to forget. (Illustration: Shyam) On the morning of November 27, 1973,... ...

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