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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......

REWIND: 'Our politics is so sad, if I hadn't been a cartoonist, I'd have committed suicide'

On January 26, 2015, noted cartoonist RK Laxman passed away into the ages. On this occasion, Rediff.com goes back in time to June 27,1998 and finds this interview where the cartoonist spoke of how......

'Only a nation that respects its women can become a global power'

'Where have we failed, as parents, teachers and leaders, that our children have forgotten all tenets of decent behaviour and respect for women?' President Pranab Mukherjee asks the nation on the......

'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......

Mamata's superficial ideas fail to revive Bengal

Mamata Banerjee's triumphal declaration of having attracted investments worth Rs 2.43 lakh crore at the summit, are numbers that no one but she and the enigmatic state finance minister Amit Mitra......

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......

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......

'We're celebrating Modi becoming prime minister'

'Americans understand India as an emerging superpower, they do not understand that we'd already arrived.' Indian-American actor Akshay Kapoor, on what to expect at New York's Madison Square Garden......

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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Q. even in this modern world female infanticide is common in India ! when will they understand that if we kill all girl children , the world will come to an end ?
Cartoon Network:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/even-in-this-modern-world-female-infanticide-is-common-in-in/28087414/answers/

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Q. What do the promisory note printed on currency notes with signature of Governor of Reserve Bank of India mean?
Sitapati Rao:  A. Every one looks at short term ! How do I make both ends meet? How do I meet the associated expenses, etc. This is associated with Dowry problem...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-do-the-promisory-note-printed-on-currency-notes-with-si/28081002/answers/28087447

  Web results for Modern India
A matter of intent

Writer-poet-ad guru, Prasoon Joshi dons many hats with aplomb. As he is conferred with Padma Shri, Joshi talks about the right to offend and the... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/features/metroplus/writerpoetad-guru-prasoon-joshi/article6830819.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
Jabong sets record of 73% NPS for customer satisfaction

(India) Jabong.com, India's leading fashion online store, got its Net Promoter Score (NPS) process certified by Nielsen and declared that it has... ...

http://www.fibre2fashion.com/news/apparel-news/newsdetails.aspx?news_id=170283
MAHABHARATAM 100th episode

Sensex, Nifty scale new intra-day highs, end flat (Second Lead) | NCC displays unity in diversity: Modi | Indonesia to continue AirAsia search... ...

http://chennaionline.com/movies/TV-Corner/20150028110047/MAHABHARATAM-100th-episode.col
Your poisoned food, our unending greed

Akhilanand Mishra will never forget how he found his son Ashish Kumar, vomiting and with diarrhoea, indications that the five-year-old child's body... ...

http://www.indiainfoline.com/article/news-top-story/your-poisoned-food-our-unending-greed-115012800249_1.html
Laxman accorded state funeral; Maha govt to set up memorial

Pune: Eminent cartoonist R K Laxman, whose work ruled the pages of newspapers and the hearts of countrymen, was today accorded a state funeral... ...

http://www.afternoondc.in/city-news/laxman-accorded-state-funeral-maha-govt-to-set-up-memorial/article_130329

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