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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......

What were Prachi Desai, Nargis Fakhri upto?

A look at the top tweets from your favourite Bollywood celebrities: Actresses Prachi Desai and Nargis Fakhri are bonding on the sets of their upcoming film, Azhar.  Prachi posted a......

'I got more praise than the hero'

Image: Chandrashekhar. Photographer: Pradeep Bandekar 'Shakti Samanta was a very honest man. I have done four films with him. He was very sick before he died; nobody was allowed to see him in......

'A woman of her times and yet someone belonging to Gandhiji's era'

'Asked which Dilip Kumar films were among her favourites, she said she had seen not a single movie of his until that time. This became a sensational issue. She did not mean to offend Dilip Kumar.'......

The fit and fabulous life of Akshay Kumar!

Happy birthday, Akshay! From stunt hero to superstar, Akshay Kumar has come a long, long way. With no filmi connections to launch or influential godfathers to guide, the actor toiled his way to the......

Two chameleons cross each other on the street

'The best Indian movies today are ones that portray life as "something that doesn't end when the movies do".' 'There's no real arc to traverse or easy lessons to learn. And Irrfan and Nawazuddin --......

With This Ring... Mary Kom and women's boxing in India

Why did two Canadians make a documentary on women's boxing in India?Harish Kotian/Rediff.com finds out. IMAGE: Anna Sarkissian, left, and Ameesha Joshi with India's boxing queen M C Mary Kom.......

Dhoni, Smith think Spidercam not too friendly an interference

IMAGE: The Spider Cam is visible as Glenn Maxwell of Australia reacts after getting cramps during the ICC Cricket World Cup warm up match at Adelaide Oval on February 8, 2015 (Image used for......

Mohali Test, Day 1: 8 talking points

India might have wasted the advantage of winning the toss after being bundled out for a paltry 201 against South Africa, on Thursday, but batting coach Sanjay Bangar feels the hosts' first innings......

What a debut! Vijender KOs opponent in pro boxing

‘I am very happy for this win. It's just a beginning as I have to go a long way’ IMAGE: Vijender Singh in action. Photograph: Hitesh Harisinghani/Rediff.com Star Indian boxer Vijender......

The worst early collapses in Test cricket

Australia’s 111-ball 60 against England in the fourth Ashes Test at Trent Bridge is the shortest all-out first innings ever in Test cricket history. Rajneesh Gupta presents other such......
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The trauma and the necessity

Lt Gen Syed Ata Hasnain I have always admired officers and men of the Madras Regiment the only infantry regiment of purely South Indian troops. It... ...

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World reacts after Sri Lanka beat India by five wickets in first T20I

Sri Lanka thrashed India by five wickets in the first T20I on a green pitch in Pune and took a 1-0 lead in the three-match series. After winning... ...

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TechSci Research

/PRNewswire/ -- TechSci Research a leading New York based market research firm has announced launch of market research reports for tyre industry... ...

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UoH faculty a disillusioned lot, says prof who quit admin post

The University of Hyderabad's sheer apathy and unwillingness to even acknowledge the administrative lapses that finally led to the suicide of... ...

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Spin me a tale

Who said stories are for bedtime? Corporates are turning to the art of storytelling to drive employee morale and hone key skills Jaideep... ...

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