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Queen Victoria had an affair with Indian courtier

Contrary to her sombre public image, in private Britain's Queen Victoria was a passionate, romantic and a feisty politician who even had an affair with an young and handsome Indian servant,......

'Time for India to reclaim its wealth'

India should seek the return of the Koh-I-Noor diamond from Britain, the jewel gifted to Queen Victoria by nine-year-old Duleep Singh, the last Sikh ruler of the Punjab, Madhya Pradesh Chief......

Gandhi, a great Briton

What do a witch, Romans, Queen Victoria, George Washington, Julius Caesar, punk rocker Sid Vicious, Sir Charles Isham, (who introduced the garden gnome to Britain) and Mahatma Gandhi have in......

Give us our gods back!

Shashi Tharoor says the British Museum should change its name to Chor Bazaar because whatever it has within its portals is the result of 200 years of theft.The museum is once again in the eye of a......

PHOTOS: 100 aircraft flypast in RAF centenary celebration

Britain’s Royal Air Force on Tuesday celebrated its centenary in London with its biggest military display. It was on April 1, 1918 that the Royal Flying Corps and the Royal Naval Air Service......

Stamp with Victoria's head upside down for sale

A rare 159-year-old four-anna Indian stamp, with an image of Queen Victoria's head upside down due to a printing error, is expected to fetch 70,000 pounds at an auction in London.During the first......

How Infosys plans to rev up consulting biz

It's not just a change of name for Infosys Technologies, India's second largest information technology services firm, to Infosys Ltd. The company is in the process of becoming a global......

The world's top 20 brands; ICICI at no. 53

A software giant has emerged as the world's most valuable brand surpassing search engine major Google, while one company from India features in the list of the top 100 global brands compiled by......

The man behind Leela Hotels shares his story

For 89-year-old Capt C P Krishnan Nair, it has been a long diverse journey from his days in the Army to a textile business and hotels. Named after his wife, The Leela will now see Nair in the......

Victoria & Abdul review: Watch it for Judi Dench only

Dame Dench humanises the frumpy, myopic and overindulged Queen Victoria and the screen feels the warmth of the legendary actress's enthusiasm, says Sukanya Verma. It's not easy keeping pace with......

Victoria & Abdul trailer: Judi Dench, Ali Fazal and a rare friendship

Victoria & Abdul tells the true story of the unexpected friendship between Queen Victoria and her young Indian servant.Monali Sarkar reports. IMAGE: Dame Judi Dench as Queen Victoria and Ali Fazal......

Yamla Pagla Deewana Phir Se Review: Not again!

Yamla Pagla Deewana Phir Se has the wit of a goat, fumes Sukanya Verma. Yamla Pagla Deewana Phir Se makes for such a self-aware title. The Phir Se probably alludes to again, but 'not again' is......

354 films in 365 days

How many of the 354 films Aseem Chhabra watched in 2017 have you seen? IMAGE: Vin Diesel and Deepika Padukone in xXx: Return of Xander Cage. For some people, watching films is a social experience,......

Priyanka Chopra's secret 'passion project'

Besides the five Indian films that are playing at the Toronto International Film Festival this year -- a rather large collection at an international film festival, says Aseem Chhabra -- there are......

Tennis round-up: Serena Williams withdraws from Rogers Cup

IMAGE: Serena Williams. Photograph: Pascal Rossignol/Reuters Serena Williams has withdrawn from the Rogers Cup in Montreal for "personal reasons", Tennis Canada said on Saturday, delaying the......

Sports shorts: Javelin thrower Chopra qualifies for Diamond League Final

IMAGE:  Neeraj Chopra in action. Photograph: Alexander Hassenstein/Getty Images for IAAF India's star javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra has qualified for the prestigious Diamond League......

Wimbledon Pix: Azarenka dashes Watson's dreams, Nishikori beaten

PHOTOS from day four of the Wimbledon championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club in London on Friday Mother knows best as Azarenka dashes Watson's dreams IMAGE:  Victoria......

You can call him Sir Andy Murray from now on...

Olympic athletes, Posh Spice and Andy Murray honoured in Queen's New Year List IMAGE: Great Britain's Andy Murray celebrates. Photograph: Toby Melville/Reuters. Olympic athlete Mo Farah, tennis......

FLASHBACK! BEST Sports Photos from 2016 - Part 3

 The Rio Olympics, Portugal winning the Euro Championships, the passing of the great Mohammad Ali, Russian track & field athletes being banned for the Olympics -- what an eventful......
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Clapton, Churchill among those honoured by Royal Albert Hall 'Walk of Fame'

London's Royal Albert Hall, which has hosted some of the biggest names in entertainment, politics and sport, is getting a Hollywood-style Walk of... ...

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Not again!

Yamla Pagla Deewana Phir Se has the wit of a goat, fumes Sukanya Verma. Yamla Pagla Deewana Phir Se makes for such a self-aware title. The Phir Se... ...

http://www.rediff.com/movies/review/yamla-pagla-deewana-phir-se-review-not-again/20180831.htm
Meet Kitty Spencer, Princess Diana's niece

The 27-year-old model is taking the fashion world by storm. Meet Lady Kitty Spencer, the stylish Brit with a royal connection. The eldest daughter... ...

http://www.rediff.com/getahead/report/meet-kitty-spencer-princess-dianas-niece/20180813.htm
Serena Williams withdraws from Rogers Cup

IMAGE: Serena Williams. Photograph: Pascal Rossignol/Reuters Serena Williams has withdrawn from the Rogers Cup in Montreal for "personal reasons",... ...

http://www.rediff.com/sports/report/fatigued-murray-withdraws-from-citi-open-rogers-cup-venus-knocked-out-tennis-round-up/20180804.htm
Javelin thrower Chopra qualifies for Diamond League Final

IMAGE:  Neeraj Chopra in action. Photograph: Alexander Hassenstein/Getty Images for IAAF India's star javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra has qualified... ...

http://www.rediff.com/sports/report/sports-shorts-us-blocks-ioc-request-to-send-sports-equipment-to-north-korea/20180727.htm

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