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For the love of Ruskin Bond

Archana Masih/Rediff.com talks to India’s most loved writer. Ruskin Bond shows the first pages of the autobiography he is working on. Photo: Seema Pant. Ruskin Bond laughs a lot and talks as......

Ruskin Bond: If I can't write, I might as well be dead

'I like the thought that I am competing successfully with writers much younger than me,' says Ruskin Bond. Ruskin Bond, the writer of over 130 books, at his home in Landour.Photograph: Seema......

40 years in Eternal India

Often when I meet a new Indian friend, who is not aware of my background, he exclaims: "So many years in India! but why, why? I can't understand! My dream is to go to the States or Europe and you......

10 people who forced Modi's exit from Time's title

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who did not make it to the final eight selected by TIME for the annual 'Person of the Year' title, has been hailed as one by its readers in an online poll conducted by......

'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......

Bottoms up! Countries that consume most alcohol

On average every person in the world aged 15 years or older drinks 6.2 litres of pure alcohol per year, says the recent World Health Organization (WHO) report on alcohol consumption globally. The......

Reverse mortgage: All you want to know

Old age comes with its own share of problems. As a person grows older, and his regular source of income dries up, his dependency on others can increase significantly. With health care expenses on......

Golden tips for watertight will

Registering a will, making a video recording and removing ambiguities in drafting can help reduce chances of it being contested. Siblings fighting over property after the death of parents is......

Saradha probe suggests Rs 2,500 cr-scam just tip of iceberg

As a multi-agency probe continues in Saradha scam, findings of one official investigation suggests that the group floated at least 279 companies to channelise money collected from gullible......

Ad regulator takes a big leap

In what will be a significant jump for the Advertising Standards Council of India, the ad regulator will now work closely with the Department of Consumer Affairs, Government of India, to clamp down......

What makes Kapil Sharma the hottest property on TV

Kapil Sharma, the anchor of Comedy Nights with Kapil, is the funniest man in India.  Applauding is a good way to stay warm inside the freezing Studio 7 at Film City in Mumbai's Goregaon. A......

'I am never happy with the work I do'

'I have doubts before the release of every single film. I never really like my work as I am never happy with what I do.' 'After Barfi! released, I ran away for three-and-a-half......

Meet Ekta Kapoor's newest leading lady

'I’m really enjoying this whole comeback thing.'  Back on the small screen after quite a while, actress Pallavi Kulkarni relates the many unlikely adventures she experienced during her......

Review: There has never been a film like Boyhood

Boyhood will open your mind a little bit more toward the possibilities great cinema holds, says Raja Sen. Remember how it felt, as a kid, when cousins visited in the summer? When an aunt’s......

Going back in time with Master Raju

'I got to know things early in life.' On Childrens' Day, one of Hindi film industry's most memorable child actors -- Raju Shrestha -- lets us into his life with a twinkle in his eye. One of the......

Golden run in domestic cricket boosts Tiwary's World Cup hopes

Manoj Tiwary is proving unstoppable at the moment, having scored two centuries and two fifties in his last four innings -- the latest, a magnificent 151 for East Zone against North in the Dedhar......

Tomas Berdych still searching for his 'chosen one'

‘I'm trying to bring a guy with a different experience... all those experiences that he can have from playing those big matches or prepare a player for those big matches’ ‘But......

I'm living my dream, says 'hungry' Sania as IPTL beckons

Sania Mirza of India and Cara Black of Zimbabwe pose for a photograph with Martina Navratilova after their straight sets victory at the WTA Finals at Singapore Sports Hub on Sunday. Photograph:......

'Indian cricket's colourful story is still being written'

'What is true khadoos? Stubborn? Dogged? Unyielding? Relentless? Or something in between that? Or all of it together?' 'Just like you can't translate it, you can't teach a kid to be khadoos either.......

  People speak for older persons

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Mahesh Gopal Shanbhag
Q. As person gets old . . . one starts remembering old things of ones life but seems to forget the present things . Why ?
Mahesh Gopal Shanbhag:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/as-person-gets-old-.-.-.-one-starts-remembering-old-things-o/28091175/answers/

Vilas Pardhe
Q. How should I enjoy my life after retirement from service ?
Vilas Pardhe:  A. No, I do not think so. There can be a loss of memory to some extent, as you get older. But it doesn't mean that you remember only the past and not the present, which is seldom a myth....! more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/how-should-i-enjoy-my-life-after-retirement-from-service-/27890239/answers/28091212

Maggi
Q. Can love really last a lifetime?
Maggi:  A. Retired is being twice tiredFirst tired of working,Then tired of not working :)))There are some who start their retirement long before they stop...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/can-love-really-last-a-lifetime/27857300/answers/27890251

Maggi
Q. Do siblings who fight really end up liking each other?
Maggi:  A. I don't know by experience, but my mom has been married a long, long time. She has told me that you find a good person & from that point...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/do-siblings-who-fight-really-end-up-liking-each-other/27857294/answers/27857314

devils favorite demon
Q. Whats your awesomeness level?
Devils Favorite Demon:  A. SIBLING rivalry\utwo thousand and fourteenit\utwo thousand and nineteens as old as Cain and Abel. ', Why does animosity so often lurk beneath the...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/whats-your-awesomeness-level/27810146/answers/27857315

  Web results for Older Persons
I was exposed to nudity since childhood

'7th Heaven' star Stephen Collins says an elderly woman repeatedly exposed herself to him when he was young. Collins, 67, revealed a childhood... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/entertainment/english/hollywood/news/Stephen-Collins-I-was-exposed-to-nudity-since-childhood/articleshow/45600320.cms
The Miraculous Transformation

BENGALURU: There was even more to Julian's undoing than a rusty connection to what he did for a living. He had suffered some great tragedy before I... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/bengaluru/The-Miraculous-Transformation/2014/12/22/article2582373.ece
What Growing Older Teaches

BENGALURU: A lot of advertising revolves around the horrors of growing old. You are told that your face needs to defy age. Magazines tell you how... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/bengaluru/What-Growing-Older-Teaches/2014/12/22/article2582378.ece
Cops didn't even spare a heart patient

Woman alleges police harassment of elderly mother in a `fake cheating case' involving her brother We had no clue about my brother's business... ...

http://www.bangaloremirror.com/bangalore/crime/Cops-didnt-even-spare-a-heart-patient/articleshow/45598680.cms
15 must-have children's book titles

The world of books seems to be closing in. Book publishers and bookstores are finding it hard to stay afloat. Yet, a small revolution is also going... ...

http://www.mid-day.com/articles/15-musthave-childrens-book-titles/15858152

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