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Master Diplomat, Malgudi Maestro, Mysore

R K Narayan's house has been preserved as a simple museum with his memorabilia, thanks to the imagination of a commissioner of Mysore, who stopped its sale by the author's successors to a property......

Down Malgudi lane: A house of memories

After years of disrepair and disregard, acclaimed author R K Narayan's house is slowly inching towards becoming a memorial.  A cloud of dust blankets the two-storied bungalow that stands......

AP: Secretary's arrest brings AICTE under scanner

The arrest of K Narayan Rao, member secretary, All India Council for Technical Education by the Central Bureau of Investigation while accepting a bribe from the owner of an engineering college in......

Indian American community pays tributes to Narayan

Rich tributes were paid to former President K R Narayanan at a meeting organised by leaders of the Indian American Community and diplomats in Washington who described him as an "outstanding......

Could 2017 be a repeat of 1975?

'It would be too sweeping to say that the elites and the middle-class don't care about liberty.''It is just that they are always calculating the trade-offs: What's in it for me, what could it cost......

Investors welcome Murthy's return to Infosys

Infosys shareholders on Saturday welcomed the re-appointment of company's co-founder N R Narayana Murthy as executive chairman, but expressed disappointment over the firm's performance. Worried......

HDFC's Parekh may be new finance secretary

With less than six weeks to go before Finance Secretary S Narayan retires, two IAS officers of the 1965 batch, Dipak Chatterjee and B K Chaturvedi, have emerged as the frontrunners for the......

Two months after launch, Freedom 251 mired in legal battles

Promoters of world’s cheapest smartphone refund customers’ money, close fresh bookings The opening page of the website of Freedom 251, pitched as the world’s cheapest smartphone,......

K V Kamath: A man who always challenges the status quo

Kamath has often said he firmly believes in two things: One, a CEO has to always challenge the status quo and can’t be daunted by a change in orbit; and two, an important job of every CEO is......

Lost your Yahoo! job? So what?

There still is no confirmation on the number of engineers that internet major Yahoo! might lay off in India but software product start-ups are already waiting in queue to lay a red carpet for these......

When R K Narayan's famous novel became an infamous film, Guide

Arthur J Pais reveals little known facts about Dev Anand's film, Guide.The list of artists Dev Anand introduced or gave big breaks to in his movies includes Zeenat Aman (Hare Rama Hare Krishna,......

Sevanthi Sevanthi: Regular fare

Sevanthi Sevanthi is regular fare from the Kannada film industry's most dependable writer-director S Narayan. It comes with his own brand of narration, backed by some excellent technical......

Review: Malgudi Days fails to convey anything

Paresh C Palicha wonders why Malgudi Days has so many subplots when the main idea itself was good enough for a film. The title of the film is very misleading as it has no connection with the......

Guide, Waqt, Jaanwar: Bollywood classics turning 50 this year!

How many of these have aged well? Fifty years ago, while India was engaged in war with Pakistan, Hindi cinema flourished in effervescent, excited Eastman colours. 1965 is significant in more ways......

'Vaastu Prakaara is an out-and-out commercial film'

Rakshit Shetty is one of the busiest actors in Kannada cinema. He is also charting a path in the film industry as a credible writer-director. His directorial debut Ulidavaru Kandathe may not have......

Ranji round-up: Captain Vinay stars as Karnataka thump Rajasthan

A round-up of Ranji Trophy matches played across India on Wednesday Captain R Vinay Kumar returned with an impressive nine-wicket haul in the match, including a fifer in the second innings, to......

Ranji: Delhi made to chase leather as Ishan ton takes Jharkhand to 359/6

IMAGE: Jharkhand's Ishan Kishan celebrates his century against Delhi on Saturday. Photograph: BCCI/Twitter Delhi bowlers frittered away the initial advantage as Ishan Kishan's brilliant unbeaten......

Ranji round-up: Karnataka's Uthappa, Nair slam unbeaten tons

Seasoned batsman Robin Uthappa slammed a strokeful, unbeaten century along with younger teammate Karun Nair as Karnataka rallied from a poor start against Assam on Day 2 of the Group B Ranji Trophy......

Ranji Roundup: Karnataka in driver's seat; MP amass 445

A round-up of Ranji Trophy matches played across India on Friday Madhya Pradesh amass 445 against Mumbai on day 2 IMAGE: A groundsman at work during a Ranji Trophy match between Karnataka and......

Ranji Roundup: Erratic Delhi bowled out for 90, Karnataka in command

A round-up of Ranji matches played across India on Thursday IMAGE: Karnataka batsman MA Agarwal celebrates after scoring a half century during Ranji Trophy match against Delhi at Eden Gardens in......
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Could 2017 be a repeat of 1975?

'It would be too sweeping to say that the elites and the middle-class don't care about liberty.''It is just that they are always calculating the... ...

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Kovind's pan-India tour starts from UP, meets MLAs for support

National Democratic Alliance presidential nominee Ram Nath Kovind on Sunday met with members of Parliament and state legislators of the Bharatiya... ...

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MLAs oppose present version of pvt hospitals bill

Almost all MLAs who are medical doctors by profession on Tuesday opposed the controversial bill to regulate private hospitals in its present form... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/618502/mlas-oppose-present-version-pvt.html
Sushil Modi fires corruption salvo against Rabri Devi

Senior BJP leader Sushil Kumar Modi today accused Lalu Prasads wife Rabri Devi of acquiring valuable land alloted to minister Abdul Bari Siddiqui... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/614286/sushil-modi-fires-corruption-salvo.html
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Letters of grievances are pouring in and we are doing our best to accommodate as many as possible. Readers may write in to highlight civic problems... ...

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