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Modi and the videshi desis

'For all of the tamasha about these meetings of Modi and the videshi desis, the reality is that they are just entertainment.' 'The question to ask is what does this energy result in? The answer is:......

'Wherever Mukesh puts up a plant, I put up a school'

'I sat down and asked what they would want in their new school. One student said a football field, another one asked for computers. One little girl came and sat next to me and said, "A separate......

How Rahul plans to get rid of the old timers

'The so-called old guard is uneasy and resentful. These are the makings of a new Congress where there will be little or no role for them. And in their opinion, it is not a Congress that will win......

Donald Trump a narcissist, egomaniacal madman: Jindal

Bobby Jindal’s tirade against Donald Trump -- like his performance in the polls -- hardly got any traction. Aziz Haniffa reports. Louisiana Republican Governor Piyush ‘Bobby’......

The lady behind one of Time's 100 influential people

Sheela Bhatt meets Bharti Patel, whose son Dr Vikram Patel was recently ranked one of Time magazine's 100 most influential people, to find out her recipe for a remarkable upbringing. IMAGE: 'Once......

'My name is Raghuram Rajan and I do what I do'

"My name is Raghuram Rajan and I do what I do", was RBI Governor's response to comments that he was being Santa Claus in cutting interest rate by more than expected. Amid government and industry......

Success story: Shashank started a healthcare start-up when he was just 20!

When two youngsters decided to begin a modest venture to digitise health records ago, little did they imagine that their concept would be a much sought after destination in the online healthcare......

Sebi chief appointment: Yes, do employ her for a better future

The much-awaited notification has come. The Union finance ministry has called for applications to the coveted post of chairman of the Securities and Exchange Board of India. The change of guard at......

How girls are duped into 'bonded labour' in India's textile mills

Brands such as Gap, Primark and C&A which source some of their garments from Tamil Nadu say they do regular audits to ensure their suppliers comply with their codes of conduct.   From her......

RBI keeps interest rate unchanged at 7.75%, CRR at 4%

Reserve Bank of India on Tuesday kept its policy rates unchanged, with Governor Raghuram Rajan saying that the headline inflation is at elevated levels and banks are yet to pass on the full......

Talvar: Closure, first. Propaganda, next. Justice, later

'The propaganda aspect of the movie -- despite it stemming purely from the writer's deepest convictions -- is a clincher for it is highly unlikely that you'll walk out of a screening of Talvar......

'I don't want to meet the Talwars'

'The director has tried to be neutral. But Talvar won't leave the audience confused, for sure.' Irrfan Khan discusses Talvar with Vaihayasi Pande Daniel/ You get precisely 900 seconds to......

The auto driver who won at Venice Film Festival

'My status in society as an auto driver could never have brought me this glory; it is my writing that has taken me across the seas and brought me fame.' M Chandrakumar shares his success story.......

The first foreign feature film on the 26/11 attacks

'The city was never the same after the attack. It was scarred,' says Nicolas Saada whose movie Taj Mahal offers a unique view of the Mumbai attacks. IMAGE: A scene from Taj Mahal.   Frenchman......

'I pretend I was never in the movies!'

'My kids have never seen my films. I'm too embarrassed to show them.' 'When my films come on television, my husband calls me over for a laugh, but I just switch off the TV and run out of the room.'......

What it's like to have the second-most important job in India?

'Of the 32 captains who have led India in Test cricket, only four have been pure bowlers -- Ghulam Ahmed, Venkatraghavan, Bishan Bedi and myself.' 'The captain must lead with only one idea in mind......

Ranji round-up: Sehwag shines for new team Haryana on Day 1

FILE IMAGE: Virender Sehwag hits out. Photograph: Getty Images Virender Sehwag started the Ranji Trophy season for his new team Haryana in some style, smashing 92, while Himanshu Rana hit a......

Dharamsala T20: Will captain Dhoni's return inspire India to win over Proteas?

IMAGE: India skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni arrives at Kangra airport, Gaggal, ahead of the T20 match against South Africa in Dharmsala. Photograph: PTI Mahendra Singh Dhoni will be back at the helm......

Why FIFA boss Blatter has become the focus of a criminal investigation

- A Swiss national who has run soccer's powerful governing body for the past 17 years, 79-year-old FIFA boss Sepp Blatter has now for the first time become the focus of a criminal investigation. -......

ISL's costliest buy ready for first taste of the action

Having missed out on lucrative offers in the inaugural edition after his I-League club, Bengaluru FC, refused to release their players for the tournament, Sunil Chhetri is raring to go in the......
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Oregon killer's mother wrote of troubled son

ROSEBURG, Oregon: When a downstairs neighbour of Laurel Harper learned there was a gunman on the loose at Umpqua Community College here, he ran up... ...

INTRODUCTION: The Quran is a book of guidance; among its several names is Kitab al-Hikmah or the Book of Wisdom. The verses of the Quran are... ...
Ranveer is Aditya Chopra's Befikre Hero. He Has a Story For You

This video confession from actor Ranveer Singh is a triple whammy of sorts. In it, we are a) told that he's been cast in the lead role of Aditya... ...
Are You Going as Dieselgate this Halloween?

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Marred by fear and polarisation, Bisara awaits for peace to return

The villagers don't want to revisit the horror of witnessing two of their neighbours getting mercilessly beaten by frenzied mob. Akhlaq's... ...

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