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Pioneer of anti-Mandal stir dies

Rajiv Goswami, who grabbed the headlines when he attempted self-immolation to protest against the Mandal Commission's recommendations in 1990, died at a private hospital in New Delhi on Tuesday.The......

How PM Modi keeps babus on tight leash

New Delhi bureaucrats, accustomed to leisurely lunches, golf in the afternoon and long weekends, have been shaken out of their somnolence, say authors. Fear and suspicion hang heavy over the......

9 ways the media brought Priyanka centre stage

'The beauty is that when media says it is real, people start believing it as real. Priyanka Gandhi, from a background image is now a larger-than-life hoarding.' 'From Arvind Kejriwal to Priyanka,......

Jaitley, Dwivedi change the rules of political engagement

Arun Jaitley and Janardan Dwivedi have rewritten the rules of politics in the Age of the Internet and its young and restless user base, reports Rediff.com's Sheela Bhatt.. Two political leaders are......

Full transcript of Rahul interview: I'm against the concept of dynasty

Here is the full transcript of Congress vice president and Lok Sabha poll campaign chief Rahul Gandhi’s first formal TV interview with Times Now Editor-In-Chief Arnab Goswami.......

Is gold a good mortgage asset?

Recent spurt in gold prices has spruced up the value of the yellow metal further. Not only is it providing golden returns but is also helping get good mortgage value. In a high interest rate......

Why India must stabilise its ties with Iran

The recent arrangement reached by India and Iran, under which India would pay for oil imports from Iran in rupees, concludes the effort to find an alternative mode of payment, following the......

At 80, Murdoch is still ace dealmaker

It was 1953, and he was 22 years old. His father's death prompted him to return from Oxford to take charge of the family business. He became the managing director of News Limited. And thus......

Onions may not be a good investment in 2011, if . . .

'Biggest reforms are not the ones that make the headlines, but the one's concerned with the details of governance, which affect the everyday life of the aam aadmi.' -- Pranab Mukherjee, Budget......

2G spectrum scam: CBI arrests DB group's Balwa

The Central Bureau of Investigation on Tuesday night arrested Dynamix Balwas group managing director Shahid Usman Balwa in connection with the 2G spectrum allocation scam. Highly placed sources in......

Ash, Madhur unveil Heroine at Cannes

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, who's creating waves at the ongoing Cannes Film Festival with her fashionable appearances, attends the photocall at the Majestic Beach Pier announcing her new film...

Hrithik celebrates Mahashivratri with family

Hrithik Roshan and his family visited a Shiv temple in Panvel, which is 22 km from Mumbai, to conduct a pooja on the ocassion of Mahashivratri on Wednesday. The actor has been making this annual......

Kickstart V-Day with B'wood's hottest kiss

Aseem Chhabra recommends viewing Band Baaja Baraat, which boasts one of the best kissing scenes in Indian cinema, this V-Day. In the middle of director Maneesh Sharma's debut film Band Baajaa......

Rajiv Anchal speaks about directing the Malayalam film, Pattinte Palazhi

Director Rajiv Anchal believes in experimenting with different themes. With films like Butterflies, Kashmeeram, Guru and Made in USA among others, he has handled various subjects that have......

Five sparkling movies to lighten up a dull weekend

The recent spate of supposed blockbusters at box office is turning out to be a disappointing affair. So what does one do when one's in the mood for the good old movie watching experience, the......

CL T20: KKR qualify despite loss to Somerset

Kolkata Knight Riders lost their final qualifying round match against Somerset by 11 runs but still managed to qualify for the Champions League Twenty20 main tournament in Hyderabad on Wednesday. -......

Images: Exhausted Watson goes aerial for record

Fatigue in hot and humid conditions persuaded Shane Watson to take the aerial route and hit as many balls over the boundary rope as he could during his world record breaking one-day innings of 185......

Video: Strauss critical of his bowlers' performance

England captain Andrew Strauss was critical of his bowlers' performance after the six-wicket win over the Netherlands in Tuesday's World Cup match in Nagpur. - Scorecard......

Chris Martin keen to end wickets drought in new season

After an unimpressive last season, lanky New Zealand fast bowler Chris Martin wants to make a positive start to the new season by doing well at the upcoming Test series against India, a country he......

Saina Nehwal conferred Khel Ratna

Badminton ace Saina Nehwal, whose phenomenal rise was highlighted by three top-flight international titles recently, was on Sunday conferredthe coveted Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratnaat a glittering......

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Q. which yesteryear actress made her debut in the painter babu ??
:  A. Surprisingly both actor Rajiv Goswami and actress Meenakshi Sheshadri made their debut in Painter Babu more

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thyagarajan mahadevan
Q. Why dont people come out and fight against reservations a la terror fight style?
Thyagarajan Mahadevan:  A. forgot agitation against mandal commission in 1992.....rajiv goswami self immolation?? and many agitations followed....politicians ki chamdi bahut moti hai !! more

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darna kyon
Q. Rajiv goswami and Mandal commission - how are they related..
Darna Kyon:  A. Rajeev Goswamy immoluted himself in prtest against the reservation. He went on to become the president of Delhi university students union, but i think he is no more more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/rajiv-goswami-and-mandal-commission---how-are-they-related../12229777/answers/9003493

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GMC initiates drive for repair of streetlights

PRANJAL BHUYAN GUWAHATI, Sept 13 The Guwahati Municipal Corporation (GMC) has initiated a major exercise for repair and renovation of... ...

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Rice bucket challenge

German ambassador Michael Steiner, known for his maverick ways, has taken up the Rice Bucket Challenge. Commensurate with the level of Germany's... ...

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How PM Modi keeps babus on tight leash

New Delhi bureaucrats, accustomed to leisurely lunches, golf in the afternoon and long weekends, have been shaken out of their somnolence, say... ...

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A tribute under the open sky

Dhemaji, Sept. 5: Students and teachers of the government-run Rekhachapori LP School in Assam's Dhemaji district celebrated Teachers Day under the... ...

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Transfer was bolt from blue for former governor K Sankaranarayanan

MUMBAI: When the then governor K Sankaranarayanan interacted with Prime Minister Narendra Modi recently, the former did not imagine that the PM had... ...

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