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'Dangerous levels of toxic lead in Indian paints'

A study carried out by the Centre for Science and Environment has revealed the alarming fact that most of the popular brands of paints available in India contain high quantities of lead, a toxin......

The monk who thinks Indians are his gurus

Can you find a world leader who has met generations of Indian politicians, most US Presidents, European head of States, several Popes, celebrated cricketers, Hollywood and Bollywood stars, some of......

Delhi University announces second cut-off list, marginal drop in few courses

Delhi University has announced the second cut-off list for admission to its undergraduate programmes, with a marginal drop in its percentages even as various colleges closed the enrolment to......

President hosts Inspired Teachers at Rashtrapati Bhavan

Thirty one outstanding teachers were invited to Rashtrapati Bhavan for a first-ever in-residence programme. Rashme Sehgal reports for Rediff.com In an effort to lend a more interactive and......

Modi@1: Disappointing record on security

'There is simply no evidence of any new or clear policy direction in internal security, and mounting evidence of policy incoherence.' 'Worse, the promise of giving the common man -- and, more......

Food majors welcome regulator's alert with caution

The Food Safety and Standards Authority of India has asked all states to keep a watch on milkThe nationwide alert on adulteration of food by India’s apex food regulator has been welcomed......

Shalini Krishnan quit a high-paying job to teach tribal students

India is witnessing a radical transformation where highly qualified youngsters are giving up cushy jobs to make a difference in the lives of poor people in rural areas. Manu A......

Vandana Maurya's story: From a biotech researcher to a social worker

India is witnessing a radical transformation where highly qualified youngsters are giving up cushy jobs to make a difference in the lives of poor people in rural areas. Manu A......

ITC pushes Yippee noodles to replace Maggi

ITC has provided retailers with leaflets to assure customers of Yippee noodle's quality and safety standards With Maggi off the shelves, rivals are eyeing to capture the space. ITC Limited, which......

'TiECon has once again become relevant to entrepreneurs'

The TiECon Disruptive Entrepreneurship Conference on May 15-16 saw a record turnout of 4800 people. Ritu Jha/Rediff.com reports from California on the largest TieCon ever. ALSO READ: Tesla's......

Terminator Genisys review: New Terminator has Arnie but not the vision of its iconic predecessors

Even if reduced to a 'relic of a deleted timeline,' Schwarzenegger is easily the only attraction of this wishy-washy sequel, prequel, reboot, offshoot, whatever.But that’s no reason to......

YOUR favourite Terminator movie? VOTE!

Take part in this fun poll now! Terminator Genisys, the fifth installment in the hugely popular Terminator franchise and a reboot, is all set to hit screen worldwide on July 3.Are you a Terminator......

Classic revisited: Amitabh Bachchan's underrated Saudagar

In this special series, we re-visit great Hindi film classics. Today, we look back at Amitabh Bachchan and Nutan's 1973 film Saudagar. Image: Nutan and Amitabh Bachchan in Saudagar. In 1973,......

The State has no right to give us lessons in Indian values

'If the government is really bothered about saving Indian culture, then stop the culture of rape, stop the culture of corruption, stop the culture of goondaism, stop the culture of burning......

Golden Globe 2015: The awards that will go WRONG

Golden Globes that could go wrong. The Golden Globes frequently come with their share of pre-Oscar disappointments. But this time, while predicting who will win, we decided also to look at ones who......

PHOTOS: Women's World Cup will have its share of parties

American fans cheer during the FIFA Women's World Cup. Photograph: Todd Korol/Getty Images The women's World Cup final between the United States and Japan on Sunday may not rival the Super Bowl,......
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Indian scientist Kamal Bawa elected fellow of Royal Society

Washington, July 4 Noted Indian conservation biologist Kamal Bawa will be formally admitted to the prestigious Royal Society as a fellow on July... ...

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ATHENS: Whether Greeks decide in Sunday's referendum to accept their lenders' bailout deal or reject it, the government's hold on power may be... ...

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Don't miss! 'Once in a Blue Moon' will appear this July 31

Hyderabad : The popular phrase once in a blue moon, will be a reality on July 31, since the month will see two full moons, with the second one... ...

http://www.deccanchronicle.com/150704/technology-science-and-trends/article/once-blue-moon-july-31
A new computer system that can detect sarcasm in emails

A Eden Saig, a computer science student at the Technion-Israel Institute of Technology in Israel, developed the computerised learning system... ...

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Google Chrome for Android clocks 1 billion installs

Google Chrome is the latest app that has joined the billion installs club. The popular browser form Google has clocked over 1 billion installs on... ...

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