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Dalai Lama to speak on 'art of happiness' in New Delhi

The Dalai Lama will speak on 'the art of happiness' at the fifth edition of the annual Penguin Lecture in New Delhi on Saturday. The previous speakers at the prestigious event have been journalist......

Hating Wendy

Devdutt Pattanaik responds to the decision by Penguin to withdraw and pulp Wendy Doniger’s book The Hindus: An Alternative History. I recently travelled to the US of A and stayed with many......

A goat, a knife and a matchbox: How Lashkar trained Kasab, others

'Within 24 hours, Ajmal and Muzaffar had reached Lashkar's global headquarters in Muridke... Passing through a succession of checkpoints, they were frisked and relieved of their mobile phones...'......

8 characteristics a leader must have: Dr Kalam

As prices rise all around us (just yesterday, the rail fares went up and there has been a proposed hike in the price of diesel as well as the LPG gas cylinder), we thought it would be a good time......

Dalai Lama speaks on life after retirement and art of happiness

To make a truly significant impact in the world, every Indian should shoulder more responsibility to build a healthy India, said the Dalai Lama on Saturday. Delivering the Fifth Penguin annual......

Kaushik Basu named World Bank's chief economist

Kaushik Basu, till recently the chief economic adviser of the government of India, who created a political firestorm in April when he said here on the sidelines of the World Bank/International......

Bengal's land acquisition method wrong:Amartya Sen

Despite the "overwhelming" need for industry in West Bengal, the manner in which the state government acquired land for the purpose was a "mistake," Nobel laureate economist Amartya Sen has......
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The story of a troubled Danish teen

Once, Morten Storm was a troubled Danish teen. Then, he converted to Islam, became radicalised and worked as an al-Qaeda operative with some of the... ...

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God as fiction

Recently a national library sent out an email in which my book, Sita: An illustrated retelling of the Ramayana, was listed under the fiction... ...

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'The Hindu Tradition Of Tolerance Is Showing Signs Of Strain'

Full text of the seventh Annual Lecture— Minorities at Cross Roads: Comments on Judicial Pronouncements —at the National Commission for... ...

http://www.outlookindia.com/article/The-Hindu-Tradition-Of-Tolerance-Is-Showing-Signs-Of-Strain/291947
What makes them tick?

One of JRD's most memorable traits was a love of flying, a consuming passion that contributed to his corporate legacy. After taking an aerial... ...

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What makes Chetan Bhagat the one-man …

By Mini Kapoor "My competition is apps like Candy Crush or WhatsApp," says Chetan Bhagat. "I don't see other writers as my competition at all.... ...

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