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How star-power plays out on the streets of Tamil Nadu

In Tamil Nadu, the alternative to one Dravidian party has been another, and for one actor-politician CM, there is another. Their initial popularity may owe to their filmi charisma, but their......

J&K poll: Sonia says BJP is playing politics over flood relief

Accusing the Bharatiya Janata Party of playing politics over providing relief to flood victims of Jammu and Kashmir, Congress party President Sonia Gandhi on Friday said the ruling party at the......

US lawmakers celebrate Diwali at Capitol Hill

The spell that Prime Minister Narendra Modi cast over US lawmakers nearly two months during his visit to the United States has still not worn off, as was manifest by the gushing nostalgia of the......

Nehru's legacy holds no electoral dividend for Congress

The argument that a Bharatiya Janata Party government has no business marking the 125th birth anniversary of Panditji makes little sense, says Virendra Kapoor What is it with the Congress......

J&K poll: BJP's mission 44 is a distant dream

The PDP is the front-runner in the Jammu and Kashmir assembly polls. The ruling National Conference and Congress will be lucky to reach double figures, says Mohammad Sayeed Malik. With the first......

Want to outsmart your boss? But, it may backfire

Sycophants may be the butt of corporate jokes, but some of them have made buttering-up the boss a fine art, notes Shyamal Majumdar. Image: Being the bosses yes-man has its own perils, say experts.......

Fascinating trends in crude oil prices are worth tracking

If international crude prices drop by another $5-10 per barrel to around $70-75 levels, the excise hike will hardly be noticed by consumers, since retail prices will be reduced anyway,......

CESC to commission its 600 MW Haldia plant in December

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee will inaugurate the plant on November 26. The RP-Sanjiv Goenka group flagship power company, Calcutta Electric Supply Corporation, is set to commission a......

6 Indian ventures among world's most innovative infra projects

Image: Delhi Metro. Photograph, courtesy: Delhi Metro Rail Corporation     Delhi Metro, Yamuna-expressway and Tata Power's Mundra ultra mega power project in Gujarat are among the six......

AAI, Pawan Hans listing a chance to ride aviation growth

The government is in the process of divesting stake in two profitable companies, Airports Authority of India and Pawan Hans. Apart from the novelty and diversification these companies offer......

First Look: Ravi Teja's Power

Ravi Teja plays a cop in Power which releases on September 5. The film is produced by Rockline Venkatesh, a well-known Kannada producer now making a foray into Telugu cinema. The director is K S......

'There is never a happy ending in life'

'Saif is very passionate as an actor. He is always thinking way ahead. He wants to make movies for the future. He doesn’t necessarily stick to the current trends.' Director duo Raj......

Review: Vanmham is an uninspiring revenge drama

Tamil film Vanmham really tests your patience, says S Saraswathi.Jai Krishna, a former assistant of Kamal Haasan, makes his directorial debut with an action drama titled Vanmham, which means......

Why YOU must watch Garm Hava

There is so much goodness in Garm Hava, says Aseem Chhabra/ Rediff.com There are few films that speak about the India that our founding fathers wanted to build and the ordinary citizens whose......

'My uncles Chiranjeevi, Nagababu, Pawan Kalyan supported me'

Sai Dharam Tej is the latest film industry kid on the block. Nephew of Chiranjeevi, Nagababu and Pawan Kalyan, Tej signed and acted in his first film Rey helmed by YVS Chowdary. However, Rey did......

Nishikori powers to victory over Murray at Tour Finals

Kei Nishikori of Japan plays a forehand against Andy Murray during their round robin match during the Barclays ATP World Tour Finals at the O2 Arena. Photograph: Clive Brunskill/Getty Images......

From easy-going to intense, pieces are falling in place for Srikanth

Two-time Olympic gold medallist Lin Dan suffered a shock defeat at the hands of unheralded Indian shuttler Kidambi Srikanth in the final of the China Open Super Series From a laidback boy with poor......

CTL: Hyderabad Aces beat Bangalore Raptors in 'super overtime'

Bangalore Raptors' Venus Williams and Feliciano Lopez in action. Photograph: PTI Hyderabad Aces dealt a big blow to Bangalore Raptors' chances of advancing to the final of the Champions Tennis......

CTL: Pune take bonus after match against Bangalore ends in tie

Pune Marathas made a remarkable recovery from 0-2 down to win their next three matches in a row as their contest against Bangalore Raptors ended in athrilling tie to run away with a bonus......

Champions Tennis League: Pune Marathas beat Hyderabad Aces

Impressive wins by world number six Agnieszka Radwanska and seasoned Marcos Baghdatis paved the way for Pune Marathas's close 26-25 victory over Hyderabad Aces in the Champions......
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Q. On which Major Factors Indian Elections are Dependent.?..What kind of VOTERS are the GAME CHANGER for Indian Politics ?
Raj:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/on-which-major-factors-indian-elections-are-dependent...what/27355673/answers/

Sharmila Bose
Q. Modi is playing every game to keep himself clean. and has forwarded Amit Shah to execute the agenda. The Lobby is so powerful the EC also become the tool of this strategy by revoking ban from Amit Shah and sustaining ban on Azam Khan.Azam and SP is also playing a tactics measure. The withdrawal of Azam from the election campaign will make him unaccountable to the Muslim population. SP got relief from CBI under this condition.My question is to People, how you can TRUST your Political Leaders that they will not sell your security and survival for their own benefits?
Sharmila Bose:  A. there are many factors, like, community, caste, money, muscle power, etc. will affect the elections Mostly the undecided voters will be playing the role of game changers more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/modi-is-playing-every-game-to-keep-himself-clean.-and-has-fo/27342462/answers/27355678

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Q. Who do you admire and like most ?Arnab Goswami in frankly speaking with Arnab .Rajat Sharma in Janta ki Adalat .
Jaya:  A. No one of them is to be trusted. They are like chameleons more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/who-do-you-admire-and-like-most-arnab-goswami-in-frankly-spe/27338230/answers/27342464

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Shiv Sena pats CM’s back for Shivaji memorial

The Shiv Sena, to much surprise, has praised the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) after the former allies broke up officially. Shiv Sena has expressed... ...

http://www.asianage.com/mumbai/shiv-sena-pats-cm-s-back-shivaji-memorial-503
Legislative body may moot break-up of Google ops

The European Parliament is preparing a non-binding resolution that proposes splitting Google Incs search engine operations in Europe from the rest... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/443221/legislative-body-may-moot-break.html
Obama at R-Day is a sign of things to come

Typically, the chief guest is chosen from a country that India wishes to keep in focus in a given year. It is also a wider acknowledgement of that... ...

http://www.asianage.com/editorial/obama-r-day-sign-things-come-427
Srikanth bows out of Hong Kong Super Series

Indias campaign in the Hong Kong Super Series came to an end after young shuttler Kidambi Srikanth suffered a three-game loss to top seed Chen Long... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/443139/srikanth-bows-hong-kong-super.html
Aces beat Raptors in 'super overtime' in Chennai Tennis League

Bangalore had a chance to win the tie in the deciding rubber, but Hyderabad's Mikhail Youzhny poured cold water on the hopes of the hosts by... ...

http://post.jagran.com/aces-beat-raptors-in-super-overtime-in-chennai-tennis-league-1416642528

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