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Sudha Murty: We are not an equal society
Her eyes crinkle as she speaks; a smile is never far away.Though she speaks in a rush -- words tumbling over each other in a race to save time or keep up with her thoughts -- she is unfailingly......
Mumbai hooch toll rises to 41; 8 cops suspended
The death toll in the hooch tragedy in Mumbai has gone up to 33 even as nine victims continue to be critical, police said on Friday. While 13 people died last night in the tragedy that struck on......
PIX: Tsunami ravages Japan, toll crosses 1000
More than 1,000 people were feared dead in the massive tsunami triggered by Japan's most powerful earthquake (measuring 8.9 on the Richter Scale), which wrought devastation in northeast coastal......
India's 19-yr wait for UN high table seat to end
India is all set to get a seat on the Security Council as a non-permanent member after a gap of 19 years through the elections to be held on Tuesday in the United Nations General Assembly. India......
Osmania University campus turns battlefield
Osmania University campus in Hyderabad, which witnessed violent clashes between the police and the students till late Sunday night, remained tense on Monday.A large police contingent is closely......
EuroAble: A call centre with a human face
For the last six years, Rajeev Mehta, a juice stall owner, has been struggling to meet the needs of his family. A polio victim, Mehta had to give up studies after his father fell ill when Rajeev......
India's 7 most corrupt industries
As other developing nations step up their efforts to woo investors through easy access to capital and a simplistic way of doing business bereft of any red tape and corruption, international......
What do the 'super-rich' worry about
They may have the moolah, and millions of it, but that does not necessarily make them happy, according to a new study that finds that super-wealthy people feel isolated and worry the most about......
The best automatic hatchback cars in India
Do you find changing gears a tedious task? Is your idea of a good drive, one where gear shifting is taken care of? If the answer to these questions is 'yes' then what you need is a car with......
Satyam: Raju's brother, four others get bail
The Andhra Pradesh high court on Tuesday granted bail to former Satyam managing director Rama Raju, former chief financial officer Vadlamani Srinivas and three others accused in the multi-crore......
Nagpur to PK, Rajkumar Hirani's amazing journey
As Rajkumar Hirani's PK gets ready for release, we re-publish our special on the director, published in December 2009. Barring a Shah Rukh Khan, an Akshay Kumar or a Preity Zinta, it is......
Who says Bipasha can't act?
The Bengali babe makes a transition from bimbette to Mum Incredible in Aatma. Raju Nihalani reviews the horror film.The last horror film I saw was Bhoot some years ago. It so spooked me that I......
What Rajnikanth, Kamal and Akshay have in common
It isn't a new trend in Bollywood, but one would think as movies got smarter and audiences evolved, we'd see lesser of an age gap between our heroes and their young heroines. No chance. Kamal......
Look who came to Hrithik's birthday bash!
Hrithik Roshan celebrated his 37th birthday on January 10 by throwing a party in Mumbai that night. Close friends and colleagues were among the invitees. In the......
The 57th National Awards: Behind the scenes
Everything was so much in order. There was neither chaos nor noise, as the disciplined crowd stood in line to enter Vigyan Bhawan, New Delhi, for the 57th National Film Awards. You......
Agarkar is Mumbai senior team's chief selector
IMAGE: Ajit Agarkar, left, with Zaheer Khan. Photograph: PTI. Former India pacer Ajit Agarkar has been appointed as the chairman of the selection committee for the senior and under-23 Mumbai......
Ranji Trophy round-up: Kulkarni stars as Mumbai take 3 points from draw against Bengal
A round-up of the Ranji matches played on Friday Bengal managed to save the match but Mumbai walked away with three points due to the first innings lead on the fourth and final day of their Ranji......
Celebrating 500th Test: India's most memorable wins at home
As India gets set to play its 500th Test, Rajneesh Gupta presents India's memorable Test victories at home. IMAGE: V V S Laxman, left, congratulated by Adam Gilchrist after scoring a double......
Jayawardene, Afridi will be most experienced players at 2015 World Cup
Australia and Ireland submit provisional squad for the tournament Down Under, but do not release names. The UAE's Khurram Khan, at 43, will be the oldest player (born 21 June 1971) while Yodhin......
Sachin Tendulkar unveils his autobiography Playing it My Way
Sachin Tendulkar at the launch of his autobiography in Mumbai. Photograph: Hitesh Harisinghani/Rediff.com Sachin Tendulkar's much-awaited autobiography, Playing It My Way, was launched......
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