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'Nehru should have quit in the late 1950s'

Fifty years ago, India's first prime minister passed into the ages. To mark his 50th death anniversary, rediff.com has launched a special series to evaluate Jawaharlal......

Why NRIs from California supported the AAP

'I know of at least one techie who quit his job to join the AAP in Delhi. Many others traveled to India to volunteer during the election. If you ask these volunteers why they were doing it when......

Gandhi's charkha sold for 110,000 pounds at UK auction

Mahatma Gandhi's 'charkha' which he used in Yerwada Jail during the 'Quit India Movement' was sold at an auction in the UK for a whopping 110,000 pounds, nearly double the expected price. Gandhi's......

Gandhi's prized possessions to be auctioned in UK

Over 60 of Mahatma Gandhi's most prized possessions, including a 'charkha' he used in Yerwada Jail during the 'Quit India Movement', will go under the hammer at a leading British auction house on......

Why August 9 is a defining moment in India's history

August 9 is the 71st anniversary of the Quit India Movement, which Mahatma Gandhi called the biggest struggle of his life. On August 8, on the wings of one of the most powerful slogans of the......

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......

US FDA India head quits; regulator goes for rejig

Altaf Ahmed Lal, country head of the US Food and Drug Administration (US FDA) in India, has quit and so have a few other key officials at the American drug regulator's India office.  These......

Traders to protest against FDI in multi-brand retail

Traders across the country will observe the Quit India Movement Day as 'Quit FDI Day' on August 9, to protest against FDI in multi-brand retail, Confederation of All India Traders said on......

Weak rupee: How India can stabilise its BoP situation

Near-term movements of INR will continue to be shaped by the capital flows situation, which in turn will be influenced by developments in Europe, writes Nischal Maheshwari. The Indian rupee has......

What India MUST do to reduce corruption

Anna Hazare's Jan Lokpal Movement has caught the imagination of Indians worldwide. An attempt to make the government pass an effective Lokpal Bill, something that was not done for forty two......

How Bombay Velvet got made!

'I kept telling Anurag, "I don't care about anything, I don't want any money. Just get the film made".' 'One day I called Anurag and someone else picked up the phone. He said, "Hello, Sir." I......

Amitabh Bachchan: Audiences don't like the films they're being made to see

'I do not see any reason to pen an autobiography as it would be a most futile experiment in self-aggrandisement' 'Deepika is a wonderful costar. There is a certain warmth about her which flows......

'Byomkesh Bakshy is too honest to exist today'

'The problem of 2015 is not who did it but how we should punish the guy who did it. The judicial system in our country is hugely inadequate.' Dibakar Banerjee talks about his new film Detective......

Dilip Kumar's Top 25 Films

Dilip Kumar has received the Padma Vibhushan award, the second highest civilian award of the country. We celebrate the icon by re-visiting his best movies. Dilip Kumar. The name evokes a myriad of......

The Indian film that made waves at Sundance

Filmmaker Prashant Nair's Umrika won the audience award in the World Cinema Dramatic Competition section of the recently-concluded Sundance Film Festival 2015. We re-publish an interview with the......

No point complaining, says Ashwin on powerplay rules

India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni and Ravichandran Ashwin during a nets session. Photograph: Gareth Copley/Getty Images When the ICC made its annual changes to the rules of the game in 2012, one......

How Dhoni's belief in Ashwin is paying off...

‘You saw the results yourself. I don't need to say that. He took four wickets, he bowled extremely well’ India skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni celebrates with Ravichandran Ashwin.......
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SC decides to hear lawyer's plea over removal of MP Guv

Cotton prices rise Panel to study key parameters of caste census in Assam Sensex ends firm at 28,208.76 pts, 11-wk-high Suspected Islamist... ...

http://www.uniindia.com/news/national/sc-decides-to-hear-lawyer-s-plea-over-removal-of-mp-guv/117061.html
KMSS protests APSC anomalies

Attacks in central Nigeria city of Jos kill 44 -official DEVELOPMENT-PUNJAB-STP MPPEB scam case: Trainee SI commits suicide police say as... ...

http://www.uniindia.com/news/others/kmss-protests-apsc-anomalies/117030.html
Shillong woman kills self in Dispur police station

KMSS protests APSC anomalies Metal price declined Sensex jumps by 115.97 pts Dr Reddy's Lab up by 3.64 pc to Rs 3711.75 Attacks in central Nigeria... ...

http://www.uniindia.com/news/others/shillong-woman-kills-self-in-dispur-police-station/117029.html
Rupee ends day @ 63.39 vs $; what experts say

NEW DELHI: The currency market saw wild swings on Monday, with rupee tumbling as much as 20 paise to 63.64 against dollar in trade, thanks to... ...

http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/markets/forex/rupee-ends-day-63-39-against-dollar/articleshow/47953366.cms
1-yr-old die due to malnutrition

Metal price declined Sensex jumps by 115.97 pts Dr Reddy's Lab up by 3.64 pc to Rs 3711.75 Attacks in central Nigeria city of Jos kill 44 -official... ...

http://www.uniindia.com/news/regional/1-yr-old-die-due-to-malnutrition/117017.html

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