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Real pride of ancient Indian science

Whether we flew aircraft or mastered plastic surgery is immaterial for modern India, what matters is if ancient Indians understood the science and art of settlement planning, architecture and......

'Common sense is shrinking in India today'

'It is very relevant that we don't lose sight of the foundations we have built modern India on and that is what I am afraid may be happening,' Nayantara Sahgal tells Archana Masih/Rediff.com......

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......

'Dr Kalam was a true superhero'

'I tried to think of a hero, who can inspire. I felt the most inspiring living hero for our children is Dr Kalam. He was a true leader, a true hero.' Nila Madhab Panda tells us why he......

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......

GASP! What if The Hobbit: Battle of the Five Armies was Indian?

Come to think of it, parallels between the two worlds are mind-boggling! In a rather unusual move, Hobbit 3: Battle of the Five Armies, released in India before it released in the United......

Esha Gupta: Navin Tyagi sounds more Talibani than Hindu

A look at the top tweets from your favourite Bollywood celebrities: Navin Tyagi, a Hindu Mahasabha leader from Uttar Pradesh, recently demanded that actresses who perform in item numbers wearing......

Has the Indian Premier League killed the spirit of cricket?

Kolkata Knight Riders players celebrate winning IPL 7. Photograph: BCCI Has the popular Indian Premier League commercialised the game of cricket?  Has it killed the actual spirit of the game?......
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Still on the rack

For someone who has worked many years on modern India's political history, a scholarly excursus to the estranged western neighbour was perhaps a... ...

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The Britons who did their bit for India

Did you know that as far back asthe 1850s, a British engineer had chalked out a plan to linkall the major rivers in India or that it was an... ...

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Caught in the eddies

It's the same story every year. Heavy rains, huge volume of water spilling over the water channels and mismanagement of rivers in spate, leading to... ...

http://www.thestatesman.com/news/supplements/caught-in-the-eddies/85450.html
FreeCharge And UCO Bank Partner For Effective E-payments

FreeCharge, India's leading online platform for recharge and utility payments announced its partnership with UCO Bank to enable efficient recharge... ...

http://www.cxotoday.com/story/freecharge-and-uco-bank-partner-for-effective-e-payments/
Hero dies at the end of these movies

1. Deewar: As a youth, Vijay struggles as a dockworker. Eventually, he becomes a leading figure of the underworld, while younger brother, Ravi, is... ...

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