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The Last Headhunters in India

There was a time when the fierce warriors of the Konyak tribe displayed the skulls of their vanquished enemies as war trophies.Today, their world is disappearing, discovers Geetanjali Krishna.......

Aadhaar is based on unscientific thinking, fallible biometric data

Biometric authentication is based on the unscientific and questionable assumption that there are parts of human body that do not age, wither and decay with the passage of time, says Gopal Krishna.......

Hawkers' eviction uncovers a piece of Mumbai history

Unaware of the historical marker outside Bandra railway station, hawkers used it to display their wares, reports Anil Singh. Just like a British-era milestone was discovered earlier this year when......

Thumri Queen Girija Devi passes away

Eminent classical singer and Padma Vibhushan awardee Girija Devi passed away at a Kolkata hospital on Tuesday tonight following a cardiac arrest, hospital sources said. She was 88......

Sudha Murty: India's treasures

Halebidu and Amruthapura in Karnatka; Mumbai's CST station and more...   IMAGE: The Amrutesvara temple in Amruthapura, Chikkamagaluru district, Karnataka, built in 1196 CE. Photograph: Kind......

Marie Antoinette and Paytm in Modi's India

Day 2: Syed Firdaus Ashraf attempts to deposit Rs 500, 1,000 notes in his bank account. The War on Big Notes Day 1: 'Modi will suffer for this in the next elections' Day 2 Mission: To deposit......

Vijay Mallya is at his country home near London

Vijay Mallya had indicated last month that he wanted to move to the UK to be closer to his children and later denied he had plans to abscond. Image: Vijay Mallya with son Siddharth. Photograph:......

Why it is time to scrap NREGA

'How many people have been skilled up and thus able to escape from needing to be in NREGA?' 'The true success of NREGA would lie in its irrelevance -- that is, people no longer need it as a......

The sad business of smuggling red sanders wood

According to sources, around 3,000 people are involved in the shady business, notes T E NarasimhanIn a small room with asbestos sheets for a roof in Aathimur village, Pavithra, 23, recently......

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......

Roger Moore's life in pictures

What a life he led! Roger Moore, who memorably played James Bond, lost a short battle to cancer and passed away on Tuesday, May 23, at his home in Switzerland. Looking back at a glorious life:......

'Didn't he hear her screams?'

'The 17-year-old boy, who pulled out Nirbhaya's intestines, should have got the harshest punishment because he was not human at the time.''Instead, he was given a sewing machine and some money to......

Birthday Special: The A to Z of Aamir Khan

Sukanya Verma gives us 26 reasons why we love Aamir Khan! In actor Benedict Cumberbatch's words, 'The further you get away from yourself, the more challenging it is. Not to be in your comfort zone......

10 movie gems from Berlin

Here are Aseem Chhabra's picks -- 'films that mattered to me, entertained me and will stay with me through the year.' With nearly 400 films in several different sections, this year's Berlinale was......

NBA D-League tryouts: Will Punjab's Palpreet leave a lasting impression?

'I believe if a player is not mentally tough he cannot achieve the pinnacle of success.' Palpreet Singh faces his biggest test at the NBA D-League try-outs in Houston on Friday, August 5. Norma......

Satnam ready to rub shoulders with the cream of NBA

Satnam Singh at the NBA Draft on Thursday. Photograph: NBA India/Facebook Nineteen-year-old Satnam Singh Bhamara was termed “the international man of mystery” by NBA franchise Boston......

Looking to win more titles; coach kids, says Saina

‘I started the year as World No 9 but I managed to climb up to No 4 in the rankings’ Shuttle queen said she wanted to set up an academy in northern India as south already have a number......

2018 Olympics: Figure skating 'Queen' Yuna named honorary ambassador

Yuna Kim of South Korea competes in the Figure Skating Ladies' Short Program. Photograph: Ryan Pierse/Getty Images Former Olympic figure skating champion Kim Yuna will play the role of honorary......

London Olympics under budget despite high running costs

Recognised as one of the best Olympics ever, London 2012 came with a hefty price tag for the British taxpayer despite government figures on Tuesday showing a 377 million pounds saving on the budget......
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The Last Headhunters in India

There was a time when the fierce warriors of the Konyak tribe displayed the skulls of their vanquished enemies as war trophies.Today, their world... ...

http://www.rediff.com/news/special/the-last-headhunters-in-india/20171216.htm
GWALIOR - ‘The Pearl of Hind’

Madhya Pradesh, the ancient land of Malwa, is India’s largest state. Geographically it separates the desert areas of Rajasthan from the fertile... ...

http://www.mydigitalfc.com/fc-supplements/elan/gwalior-%E2%80%98-pearl-hind%E2%80%99
Aadhaar is based on unscientific thinking, fallible biometric data

Biometric authentication is based on the unscientific and questionable assumption that there are parts of human body that do not age, wither and... ...

http://www.rediff.com/news/column/aadhaar-is-based-on-unscientific-thinking-fallible-biometric-data/20171121.htm
How this auto driver's daughter became India's youngest athlete to win Padma Shri

India's pride in the game of archery Deepika Kumari was born in a poor family but she never let the opposite situation to dominate her. In the year... ...

http://www.catchnews.com/other-sports-news/deepika-kumari-how-this-auto-driver-s-daughter-became-india-s-youngest-athlete-to-win-padma-shri-89274.html
Padmavati controversy continues, threats go from burning cinema halls to chopping off noses

The row over Padmavati , a director Sanjay Leela Bhansali 's forthcoming feature film, refuses to die. While obscure Rajput community leaders... ...

http://www.catchnews.com/india-news/padmavati-controversy-continues-threats-go-from-burning-cinema-halls-to-chopping-off-noses-89738.html

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