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UK daily 'The Independent' reverts to using Bombay instead of Mumbai

A leading British daily will revert back to using Bombay instead of Mumbai when referring to the financial hub of India, to take stand against a "nastier strain of Hindu nationalism," its......

This hero stops the plunder of India's past

'Imagine how secure are our seaports and airports that 10,000 objects can leave every decade and our custodians are not even aware?' 'This kind of targeted looting when thieves pick and choose the......

Amitabh, Prince Aga Khan receive Padma Vibhushan

Big B was awarded the country's second highest civilian honour. Photograph: PIB Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan and Prince Karim Aga Khan were among the eminent personalities awarded the......

Remembering the Mighty Shivaji, truly a world leader

Shivaji revolutionised the art of warfare in India. His approach to the use of violence was radically different from that followed in the preceding 1,000 years.He was one of the great personalities......

Remembering the Mighty Shivaji, truly a world leader

Shivaji revolutionised the art of warfare in India. His approach to the use of violence was radically different from that followed in the preceding 1,000 years. He was one of the great......

Why Mumbai's Chor Bazar is buzzing

Mumbai's Chor Bazaar is at its busiest. . . everybody wants a piece of the action on its narrow grimy alleys. Blame it on the universal dismissal of minimalist decor or the laws of supply and......

Guide, Waqt, Jaanwar: Bollywood classics turning 50 this year!

How many of these have aged well? Fifty years ago, while India was engaged in war with Pakistan, Hindi cinema flourished in effervescent, excited Eastman colours. 1965 is significant in more ways......

Bollywood's 10 Great Movies Set in Goa

Okay, so we love our Goan filmi characters. Do you love these movies set in Goa? Have a look! Bollywood’s heartbeat is Mumbai but it loves to travel far and wide to tell a story. Some love to......

Classic Revisited: Arjun, Sunny Deol's BEST action film

In our special series re-visiting great Hindi film classics, we look back at Sunny Deol and Dimple Kapadia starrer Arjun (1985). The angst and frustration of Arjun Malvankar resonated with an......

Weekend Watch

Here are five ways to spice up your weekend.Film: Tezaab (Hindi)Cast: Anil Kapoor, Madhuri Dixit, Chunky Pandey, Johnny Lever, Kiran Kumar and Anupam KherDirector: N ChandraPlot: He (Kapoor) was an......

Nehru Cup: India aims high, Chhetri among probables

Star striker Sunil Chhetri has been named aomng the Indian probables for the forthcoming Nehru Cup which will kick off at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium from August 22 in New Delhi. Among the 27......

Ronaldo: From Lisbon to Madrid, via Manchester

Few players in world football fit the Galactico description better than Cristiano Ronaldo, and the Portuguese box of tricks appears to be on the verge of re-locating to his natural habitat at Real......
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With Brexit a reality, a look back at six-Indian-referendums (and one that-never-happened)

BREXIT or the British exit from the European Union has become a reality. In a referendum conducted on Thursday, 52% of voters opted to leave the... ...

https://kashmirobserver.net/2016/features/brexit-realitya-look-back-six-indian-referendumsand-one-never-happened-7956
37 words Mumbai gave to India and the world

By Farrukh Dhondy | Posted 40 minutes ago On invitation, Farrukh Dhondy gets to the root of 37 words this city gave to India and the world... ...

http://www.mid-day.com/articles/midday-anniversary-37-words-mumbai-gave-to-india-and-the-world/17364190
Manchester United legend Paul Scholes signs for Premier Futsal League

Paul Scholes will follow former Barcelona and Portugal midfielder Deco, whose signature the league confirmed earlier this month Manchester United... ...

http://www.livemint.com/Consumer/K593nRfldSk3kuPjiTuqYL/Manchester-United-legend-Paul-Scholes-signs-for-Premier-Futs.html
The Best of India's Union Territories

India's tiny Union Territories are full of wonderful little destinations to lose yourself in DELHI New Delhi Displacing Calcutta as the new... ...

http://www.outlooktraveller.com/article/the-best-of-indias-union-territories-1008863
Rains hit hard, so do memories

I love the rains not just the rains, but the accompanying sound and light shows that nature presents during monsoons. How I wish I could just... ...

http://www.deccanchronicle.com/nation/in-other-news/190616/rains-hit-hard-so-do-memories.html

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