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'Kejriwal is not wrong, but is this the right method of realising that objective?'

'Indian politics has had three-and-a-half master narratives -- secular nationalism, Hindu nationalism, justice for lower castes and regionalism. The AAP seeks to go beyond that. Therein lies its......

Sanjaya Baru: 'My book is written partly with a sense of sadness'

'Prime Minister Manmohan Singh refused to allow us to project his real personality to let the people of India know exactly what he really was. He was always shying away from greater public......

Political soup, served sweet and sour

'Advani's observation on Modi, an attempt to cut the BJP's prime ministerial nominee down to size, billing him a mere event manager like Vijay Raaz in Mira Nair's film Monsoon Wedding, speaks......

Ask Modi that one RIGHT question

Everyone, it seems, has a question to ask the BJP's prime ministerial candidate these days. Rediff.com's Sheela Bhatt asked some well-known Indians what they would like to ask Narendra Modi, to......

How Narendra Modi's new anthem was made

Last week, the Bharatiya Janata Party released its anthem for the Lok Sabha polls. Titled Saugandh mujhe iss mitti ki, main desh nahi mittne dunga, it features BJP's prime ministerial candidate,......

Now, Mukesh Ambani picks up stake in Epic TV

Billionaire industrialist Mukesh Ambani has turned a venture capitalist and is backing a new television channel Epic TV due to go on air next month. Epic TV is a niche high-definition channel,......

Interest rates: Is the UPA goofing up big time?

If Indian banks do not fix the right interest rates on deposits, they run the risk of dynamiting the social security of ordinary Indians, writes M R Venkatesh. Personally, I am spoilt for choice.......

UPA government: A decade of DECAY!

The two decades of our "spectacular economic progress" has side-stepped vast swath of our underprivileged that oscillates between twenty per cent and one-fifth of our population, writes M R......

Review: The Lunchbox is the best Indian film in years

Raja Sen feels The Lunchbox is this generation's Masoom.One of my favourite parts in The Lunchbox is when a character buys himself a painting. No, sorry, scratch that; it is when a character......

Review: Kunjananthante Kada never quite gets going

Paresh C Palicha feels Kunjananthante Kada is a half baked story which leaves us feeling something is amiss all the time. National Award winning director Salim Ahamed has made his......

Review: Tasher Desh is bizarre, brave and brilliant

Tasher Desh is staggeringly-original film, writes Raja Sen.The thing about building a house of cards -- indeed, a country of cards -- is that its very existence is rooted in caprice. With Tasher......

Review: 101 Chodyangal is a winner just for its simplicity

Malayalam film 101 Chodyangal is a touching tale, writes Paresh C Palicha. It is believed that a child's smile can wipe out all your sorrows. First time director Sidhartha Siva puts this belief to......

Review: Bhaag Milkha Bhaag looks dated

Farhan Akhtar's Bhaag Milkha Bhaag does not offer anything new, says Aseem Chhabra. Farhan Akhtar is a machine. Watching how he uses each muscle in his body – on his neck, chest, arms,......

'Tendulkar's retirement will be a huge loss for every Indian'

Sachin Tendulkar is receiving praise and adulation from all quarters. Adding to that was actor Abhishek Bachchan, who termed the Master Blaster the best sportsman in the world. “With due......

Nigeria and Burkina Faso set up battle for African crown

Rampant Nigeria and impressive Burkina Faso will meet in the final of the African Nations Cup at SoccerCity in Johannesburg on Sunday after two highly dramatic if contrasting semi-final victories......

  People speak for national narrative

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Farhaan
Q. Do you think Rajiv Gandhi's assassins should be released?
Farhaan:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/do-you-think-rajiv-gandhis-assassins-should-be-released/27126234/answers/

amitava duttamajumdar
Q. why Mahabharat contains eighteen chapters?
Amitava Duttamajumdar:  A. Director: A.M.R. Ramesh ', Producer: Halappa, Kenchappa Gowda Cast: Ravi Kale, Malavika, Avinash, Rang@yana Raghu, Tara, Nasser, Ashok Rao...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/why-mahabharat-contains-eighteen-chapters/26961163/answers/27126239

sanjay karmakar
Q. imagine ghandiji!! the prime minister of india and narrate the dress of the indians!!
Sanjay Karmakar:  A. Good question. This is the commentary of sri apparusu vijaya rama rao: '' The maha bharata is considered panchama or fifth veda. Mahabharat is a...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/imagine-ghandiji-the-prime-minister-of-india-and-narrate-the/25090154/answers/26961178

Alaina
Q. Though most of us have taken 'sunnah' and 'hadith' are the same , they are not the same. What is the difference between hadith and sunnah?
Alaina:  A. Refresh your G.K. He is Father of the nation & not a P.M. more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/though-most-of-us-have-taken-sunnah-and-hadith-are-the-same-/23318759/answers/25090160

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Q. were Any messengers/prophets of God sent for India?
Z:  A. Hadith implies the narration of a saying, or of an act, or of an approval (Taswib) of the Prophet (sws), irrespective of whether the matter is...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/were-any-messengersprophets-of-god-sent-for-india/23160243/answers/23318794

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Western UN envoys blast Russian 'fantasy narrative' on Ukraine

By Louis Charbonneau UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - Western ambassadors on the U.N. Security Council demanded an end to what they said was Russia's... ...

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Swarna, Rajat Kamal for two FTII films

PUNE: Films made by students of the bagged six awards at the 61st National Film Awards declared on Wednesday. Pranjal Dua was honoured with the... ...

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Six Finalists Named for 2014 Chautauqua Prize

PRWeb 2014-04-16 Chautauqua Institution is pleased to announce six exceptional books as the 2014 finalists for The Chautauqua Prize.... ...

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Daltonganj boy to shoot film on coal mafia in state

RANCHI: The cast and crew of Spring Thunder - a feature film which will narrate the story of coal mafias in Jharkhand - is all excited about the... ...

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The new can-do Hindu

The novels of Amish Tripathi, Anand Neelakantan, Ashwin Sanghi and others show us an essentially modern Hindu imagination rising to re-imagine the... ...

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