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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.'......

Whatever promised needs to be met: Dhoni on Amrapali issue

India's limited-overs skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni has offered his support to Amrapali residents protesting in wake of the company's failure to complete the project, saying that promises......

World T20: Rampant West Indies take on resurgent England in final

IMAGE: Darren Sammy of the West Indies and England captain Eoin Morgan pose with the ICC World T20 trophy. Photograph: Gareth Copley/Getty Images. They dampened the local spirits by knocking......

5 things Saina Nehwal needs to do to before Olympics...

Ravaged by injuries in the past six months, Indian badminton star Saina Nehwal says she has gone through the most challenging time of her career. The Hyderabadi will once again carry India's hopes......

World T20: Pacemen should be wary of flat pitches and big bats

IMAGE: South Africa's Dale Steyn in action. Photograph: Michael Dodge/Getty Images. The combination of India's flat pitches and cricket's most trigger-happy batsmen is certain to produce some......

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.......
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India's Red Error

The freedom struggle is the magic mantra that gives credibility to Indian leaders and legends. It defines the anti-colonial stand of each, their... ...

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Security stepped up ahead of PM's Ballia, Varanasi visit tomorrow

Varanasi/Ballia, Apr 30 : Security forces are on their toes in Varanasi and Ballia cities of Uttar Pradesh ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's... ...

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Indie cinema is helping the mainstream industry evolve

Hansal Mehta. Hansal Mehta is among our leading independent filmmakers whose works have helped alter the landscape of Indian cinema. He speaks to... ...

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Toyota Innova Crysta First Drive Review

Toyota has dominated the premium MPV segment in the 21st century. Toyota first entered the market with the robust Qualis which was abruptly... ...

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How freestyle football trickery has changed Aarish Ansari's life

Once in a while you come across a footballer who mesmerises you with his skill. Like an artist whoglides across the field painting a beautiful... ...

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