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The extraordinary man who set up India's extraordinary electoral system

As the 16th Indian parliamentary elections get underway, Vikas Lather profiles Sukumar Sen, India's first chief election commissioner India is merely a geographical expression… To leave......

From Ayodhya to good governance, BJP manifesto has it all

Contentious issues such as the construction of a RamTemple in Ayodhya, abrogation of Art 370 giving special status to Jammu and Kashmir and enactment of Uniform Civil Code have been included in the......

IN PHOTOS: Landmarks that define a centurion Delhi

While the British sealed it as the capital of modern India, Delhi has for centuries been the power and nerve centre of the regimes that ruled the country, each one of them leaving behind an imprint......

'Mumbai police don't have any credible evidence'

To witness the dilemma of modern India, you will need to visit the Naya Nagar area in Mira Road, a satellite town in Thane district in Maharashtra, cheek by jowl with the sprawling mass of humanity......

Netaji is still relevant today: Pranab

Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose's words and speeches made more than 60 years ago are still relevant in modern India and New Delhi's Look East policy takes inspiration from leaders in history like him,......

How to sell India to the US

The government needs to create more effective programmes to show that life in modern India is not that different from life anywhere else. Last Saturday afternoon, I was in my car on Peddar Road......

From the Indus Valley Civilisation to SEZs

The lack of urban planning and efficient service delivery in modern India are serious deterrents to entrepreneurship, write Kala Seetharam Sridharand Samar VermaBengaluru, the IT (information......

The story behind Amul's 'utterly butterly' ads

The ads represent a history of modern India acted out by a little heroine, healthy and confident about the future. It was 1966. The advertising for a product called Amul butter was assigned to......

Who benefits from reforms?

There are two quick ways to advertise your modernity in India today. The first is to carry an iPad when you go for meetings, even if all you do with it is read email; and the second is to declare......

India's top 20 profit making PSUs

India's first prime minister, Jawaharlal Nehru called public sector units 'the temples of modern India'. While some PSUs have lived up to the expectations and contributed substantially to India's......

Review: Kai Po Che is a very fine film

Kai Po Che works because of its earnest and very talented cast, writes Aseem Chhabra.  We can blame Farhan Akhtar for it. Or maybe even thank him for starting the trend of male bonding in......

'Abhijit Mukherjee should be banned from politics'

Here's what your favourite Bollywood celebrities are tweeting.Bollywood stars, who have been calling for better policing and stricter laws for the protection of women in the wake of New Delhi......

Mira Nair's challenge in Toronto

Riz Ahmed, who was brilliant as a rich misogynist in the little seen Trishna, is getting more praise for his star-making work in the political thriller The Reluctant Fundamentalist, directed by......
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radhika ahuja
Q. most of the men in India have dirty mentality about women. why has it become a part of our culture ??
Radhika Ahuja:  A.  more

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Flying Saucer
Q. what is Limerick in English literature?
Flying Saucer:  A. if I tell you the truth you and the modern school of thoughts will not support it. It is that marriages took place in the very early age in the...... more

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The verdict, when it comes

K.N. Pandita Almost about a month from now, we will have a new government at the centre. Ouster of Congress in four recently held assembly... ...

http://www.dailyexcelsior.com/the-verdict-when-it-comes/
alleges Omar

SRINAGAR, Apr 18: Alleging that BJP created Peoples Democratic Party in J&K to carry forward its agenda of divide and rule, Chief Minister Omar... ...

http://www.dailyexcelsior.com/bjp-created-pdp-in-jk-to-carry-forward-its-agenda-alleges-omar/
'Gone With The Vindaloo' makes for a mouth-watering read

Vikram Nair's debut novel, "Gone With The Vindaloo", is a decadent experience, to say the least. A restaurateur by profession, Nair has brought his... ...

http://ibnlive.in.com/news/gone-with-the-vindaloo-makes-for-a-mouthwatering-read/465892-40-101.html
Poll Wheels IV

After decades of caste-based reservation and deterring legislations, discrimination against Dalits or lower castes (officially called Schedule... ...

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On enlightenment

Caste is a vile system of discrimination in India ("A modern-day enlightenment," April 17). The Mahatma and Dr. Ambedkar fought against the caste... ...

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