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How Modi's demonisation fueled his rise

'What was predictable, but entirely missed by Modi's strident critics, is that the excessive and intemperate demonisation of Modi allowed him to assume his own metaphor -- the underdog, the martyr,......

PHOTOS: Scintillating Uruguayan horse-taming fest

We are sure you have seen enough people getting hurt trying to tame bulls. But ever seen wild horses giving a hard time?Every year, in Montevideo -- the largest city and the capital of Uruguay --......

Decoded: Congress games in Tamil Nadu

Sheela Bhatt analyses the gameplan behind the Congress's decision to play hardball in Tamil Nadu, to the extent that it doesn't care if the DMK walks out of the UPA government at the Centre.The......

Decoding Da Vinci's Mona Lisa

A fresh look at the Mona Lisa portrait has revealed that artist Leonardo da Vinci has hidden some tiny letters and numbers in the dark paint of the masterpiece pupils.Experts say the barely......

REWIND: Great moments of Indo-US bonhomie

Ahead of US President Barack Obama's visit to India, rediff.com goes back in time to bring you some memorable moments from part American presidential visits to India.Ageless beauty of the Taj......

Good News: India's growth cloud has a silver lining

When stock brokers start quoting Oscar Wilde, it's probably a good time to bet on the markets. After the dismal Q4 GDP numbers, some experts are rushing to write the obituary of the India story.......

The biggest credit bubble in history

Oscar Wilde's phrase, 'The triumph of hope over experience,' could be applied to any investor assuming that equities will always prove sound in the long-term.Anyone with an eye for financial......

Will the next Instagram come out of Bangalore?

In a landscape where technology entrepreneurship on Sunday in India often means launching, say, the eighth company that sells diapers online - where thousands of rupees are spent acquiring......

Follow these 5 steps to enjoy retirement

Planning for retirement and doing something about it is something that most youth and elders detest. For the youth there is no incentive to plan for something that will come up 35 years later.......

How is the area of a flat calculated?

Flats are generally priced on the basis of the area. However, the actual usable area of the flat may differ from the one you are charged for, or, the saleable area. The difference between the......

10 Movies That Were Better Than 12 Years A Slave

If you thought 12 Years a Slave was the best movie of the year, you've probably not watched these films. Forget the Oscars. We’ve seen who won and we know why, but 2013 was a year of much......

Oscars 2014: Anne Hathaway, Julia Roberts, Amy Adams on the Red Carpet

Olga Kurylenko. Amy Adams. Leonardo DiCaprio. Hollywood looks very glamorous on Oscar night. The biggest Hollywood stars descended on the red carpet for the 86th Annual Academy Awards, held......

James Franco, Joaquin Phoenix: Oscar Omissions 2014

James Franco and Julie Delpy are some of the actors, who deserved to be nominated for the 2014 Oscars but lost out. It’s award season, and with the Oscars just a few days away, we’ve......

Will American Hustle win the Best Picture at Oscars?

American Hustle, 12 Years A Slave and Gravity are the strongest contenders to pick up the Best Picture at the Oscars 2014.  It’s that time of the year again, and I’ve already......

Review: American Hustle is a big, brassy ride

'David O Russell delivers an over-the-top film in his dynamically striking style,’ says Raja Sen about Oscar frontrunner American Hustle. I feel like writing this review in slow-mo. In......

Honduras qualifies For World Cup, Mexico to playoff

Honduras qualified for the 2014 World Cup finals in Brazil on Tuesday by clinching the last of the automatic qualifying spots in North and Central America and the Caribbean, while Mexico stayed in......

Brazil scrap their way to 3-0 win over France

Brazil scrapped their way to a flattering 3-0 friendly win over France on Sunday in an ugly, disjointed match against opponents who are even worse off than themselves. Second-half goals from Oscar,......

Late Ivanovic goal wins Europa League for Chelsea

Branislav Ivanovic made up for the heartbreak of missing last year's Champions League triumph by heading a dramatic stoppage-time goal to lead Chelsea to a 2-1 win over Benfica in the Europa League......

City humble United, Levante stay ahead

Manchester City humbled their neighbours United by beating them 6-1 and Levante still lead in Spain where European champions Barcelona were held to a 0-0 draw by Sevilla. ENGLAND Manchester City......

Indians can get tickets for London Olympics through IOC: Coe

Indians interested in witnessing the 2012 London Olympics can get tickets from the Indian Olympic Committee, Chairman of the Games Organising Committee Lord Sebastian Coe said. "Indian fans will......

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divya kulkarni
Q. What is your definition about yourself ?
Divya Kulkarni:  A.  more

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Amol Raikar
Q. comments pleaseA Man Who Does Not Think For Himself Does Not Think At All. - Oscar Wilde
Amol Raikar:  A. Oscar Wilde once said with his usual wit: Be yourself; everyone else is already taken.I am what I am when told to behave yourself :P more

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prabirb
Q. What is your defination of a happy life ?
Prabirb:  A. As said by Swami Vivekanand, We are responsible for what we are, and whatever we wish ourselves to be, we have the power to make ourselves. more

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aruna v
Q. If at all we learn lessons from our own experiences, why do we commit the same mistakes, repeatedly ..?
Aruna V:  A. Happy', full of colorjoyfulThe term g@y e was originally used, until well into the mid-twentyth century, primarily to refer to feelings of being...... more

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GOPI KUMAR
Q. Author Oscar Wilde, famous for his wit: How can a woman be expected to be happy with a man who insists on treating her as if she were a perfectly normal human being.Benjamin Franklin, inventor of bifocals: Keep your eyes wide open before marriage, half shut afterwards.Muhammad Ali, The Greatest: My toughest fight was with my first wife.Socrates, twice married by all accounts: By all means, marry. If you get a good wife, you'll become happy; if you get a bad one, you'll become a philosopher.The much-married Woody Allen: In my house I'm the boss,my wife is just the decision ma
GOPI KUMAR:  A. As said by Oscar Wilde, Experience is simply the name we give our mistakes.Some people get stuck with gaining same experience again and again. more

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Himalayas | How green is my valley

Perched almost on the peak, this is a hamlet of gabled houses and fruity smells. Black and Yellow Grosbeaks whistle through apricot trees. Wild... ...

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Newcastle United players left star-struck at Weta

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Gowns falling out of favour

Couture's no longer about exaggerated gowns! Paris shows over the last few seasons have veered towards a modern, minimalist and refined aesthetic... ...

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Toronto film fest unveils premieres …

By By | Reuters By Cameron French TORONTO (Reuters) - Noah Baumbach's "While We're Young" and Ed Zwick's "Pawn Sacrifice" will be among the... ...

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