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Why was I so under informed about Dr Ambedkar?

'Growing up in Karnataka, in a middle class and forward caste background, Ambedkar did not enter our consciousness at all, I realised.''The 'exclusion' of sections of our society was not only......

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......

'Islam is not a magic potion'

'Islam insists on sameness, which is fine but can run the danger to jihad against those who are not the same.''Brahminical Hinduism insists on difference, which is fine but can run the danger of an......

Which way will Muslim votes go in Bengal?

There is a section in the Muslim community in West Bengal that believes that the ruling TMC has not quite delivered on the promises it made. Mayank Mishra reports IMAGE: Security officials check......

Prohibition will fail in Bihar as it has in Gujarat

'Its three primary effects are to send the alcohol economy underground (depriving the state of revenue), to criminalise the casual drinker and to criminalise the police.' In America in the 1920s......

The reality of India's demographic bomb

Despite a predominantly young population, a demographic dividend is unlikely to accrue to India unless the northern belt, the youngest region in the country in terms of population age, ramps up its......

The return of the activist State

The middle class's long push to force the State to retreat from the economy may be reversing, says Ajit Balakrishnan. There is probably a generation of Indians, now in their twenties and early......

As end of Fed's 'free money' nears, Americans still likely to spend

Women carry shopping bags through Times Square in New York. Photograph: Andrew Burton/Reuters Judged by how long it has been going on, the current US economic expansion should be on its last......

Human development? India has a long way to go

India, in comparison to its peers (the average for medium human development countries, developing countries as a whole and South Asia), is farthest behind in terms of women’s participation in......

India's poverty rate lowest, says World Bank

In its report, the bank uses an updated international poverty line of $1.9 a day India accounted for the largest number of poor people in any country in 2012, but its poverty rate was lowest among......

When will the SRK of Chak De and Swades return?

Fan gives Shah Rukh Khan space to exploit the actor in him, with a nod to his creepy characters in Baazigar and Darr, says Aseem Chhabra. IMAGE: Shah Rukh Khan in and as Fan. What a great idea......

'I didn't realise how big Jungle Book is'

'It's just really cool how I'm going to be one of the Disney stars.' Jahnavi Patel/ Rediff.com chats with Mowgli when he comes to Mumbai. IMAGE: Neel Sethi in The Jungle Book Tired? We asked......

'I am not trying to be Sharon Stone'

'I wasn't comfortable with the intimate scenes. There were 40 men behind the camera.' 'It's mechanical and doesn't mean a thing but there are so many eyes watching you! I got panicky and asked......

Review: Thozha is a fun-filled entertainer

Karthi and Nagarjuna are perfectly cast and share a great chemistry, feels S Saraswathi. Director Vamsi Paidipally’s Thozha starring Nagarjuna Akkineni and Karthi has been simultaneously shot......

Watch out for Manav Kaul, folks!

'My mother has one complaint -- I die in all of my films. She has told me to stop dying now.' Actor Manav Kaul on his ascent to the big league. One of Bollywood's most spoken about talents these......

Aus backs call to ban Russia from Rio Olympics after bombshell report

IMAGE: A view shows a plaque at the IAAF (The International Association of Athletics Federations) headquarters in Monaco. Photograph: Eric Gaillard/Reuters Australia has backed a World Anti-Doping......

Leaked doping data casts doubt over major marathons

Runners participate at the finish line in the 2014 Boston Marathon in Boston, Massachusetts, on April 21, 2014. Photograph: Jim Rogash/Getty Images (Image used for representational purposes)......

Kenya's top runners urge fans to keep faith amid doping row

Kenya's top runners have urged athletics fans and sports enthusiasts across the world to keep faith in them, despite media allegations of widespread doping in the east African nation famed for its......

Will India play 5 bowlers in the first Test? Select your team

Only Harbhajan Singh, Amit Mishra, Ishant Sharma and Murali Vijay from the current team have played a Test in Sri Lanka.Harish Kotian/Rediff.com names India's likely 11 for the first Test, starting......
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Baaghi is a slickly packaged empty vessel. The action choreography is striking, the locations are exquisite, the camerawork polished, the art... ...

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There is method in Anbumani Ramadoss' madness

PMK's chief ministerial candidate Anbumani Ramadoss is betting big on his campaign. With trendy posters, catchy promises and back-to-back town... ...

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RCB bank on home advantage

With four defeats in six matches, Royal Challengers Bangalore have set themselves on the track to another underwhelming season. The aura that their... ...

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Shahid Kapoor and Mira Rajput boating during their babymoon

01 Parents-to-be, Shahid Kapoor and Mira Rajput are on their babymoon in Maldives and are spreading the word loud and clear. After Shahid... ...

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Teen Dies After School Function Turns Violent

CHENNAI: A brawl between two groups at the Annual Day function of a government middle school near Baluchettichatram in Kancheepuram district, 80 km... ...

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