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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......

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......

Wal-Mart opens new front for battle-hardened Metro

In the six years that it has been in India, Metro Cash & Carry has faced many hurdles, including a sustained 'Quit India' movement by the associations of local traders. The Red brigade in Kolkata......

Indian IT pros are homeward bound

Several IT company employees who quit and joined multinational firms in India are returning to the Indian companies they left.When Rajiv Bishnoi (name changed) left Wipro Technologies in early 2003......

Why Wolf Of Wall Street is an irresponsible film

Martin Scorsese's The Wolf Of Wall Street could set a bad precedent, feels Aseem Chhabra. Last weekend I watched Francis Ford Coppola's 1972 Oscar-winning masterpiece The Godfather at the Museum of......

Relive India's first ever Test match... against England in 1932!

Ahead of the Indian cricket team's upcoming Test series against England, Rajneesh Gupta looks back in time on the 184-day trip in Blighty during which the team played 38 matches, including a......

Chennai Open: Wawrinka moves to quarters, Youzhny pulls out

Top seed Stanislas Wawrinka scored a clinical 6-3, 6-1 win over Benjamin Becker to progress to the quarter-finals of the ATP Chennai Open even as second seed Michael Youzhny conceded his singles......

Saina to skip few tournaments to focus on fitness

After a disappointing year in which she failed to win a single title, suffered injuries and saw her world ranking taking a dip, star shuttler Saina Nehwal has decided to skip a few tournaments in......

India's youngsters should seek Gavaskar's advice like I did: Crowe

Former New Zealand captain Martin Crowe urged the younger generation of Indian batsmen to pick Sunil Gavaskar's brain on how to play fast bowling in adverse conditions, something he did more than......

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Q. who was the viceroy of india when the quit india movement was launched?
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Q. The famous movement launched by Gandhi to break salt law was Quit India Movement Non-Cooperation Movement Indian National Movement Civil Disobedience Movement
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Q. which Event in Indian History is important to you and why??
Sharmila Bose:  A. Non-Cooperation Movement more

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Markets flat line as investors analyse budget

By ANI | ANI Mumbai, July 11 (ANI): markets flat lined here on Friday as investors analysed the budget announced by Prime Minister Narendra... ...

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A Bit of Yoga History

Having a bit of background and history can be valuable in shifting times, giving us a framework in our heads so that individually we can think... ...

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Rebel with a cause

Many years ago, I read a book by Chaturvedi Badrinath entitled "The Women of the Mahabharata: The Question of Truth". This book discussed 12 women... ...

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Std X student wins Maths Olympiad

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Sensex loses 348 points(Fourth Lead) | Gaza toll 98, tension on Israeli-Lebanese border | Yet to meet a naughtier young girl: SRK on centurion... ...

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