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Assam triumph enhances BJP's north-east chances

'The win in Assam is likely to have a ripple effect in north-eastern states like Manipur and Nagaland which have been reluctant to embrace the BJP in the past,' says Nitin A Gokhale, the......

The men enforcing election raids and cash seizures

'Initially, we had 48 teams, now it has been enhanced to 133 teams: that is for every 10 to 12 villages, there is a team that is working round the clock.''133 x 3, that is, given the 8-hour......

WTF News: It's Weird, True and Funny

This week’s collection of stories that prove we live in a truly mad, mad world. 1) How many fingers and toes have you got? Just 20? This kid’s got 31  All of us have 10 fingers......

The Celebrity as a Padrone

Ever wondered why a celebrity can charm you?Sreehari Nair has the answer. IMAGE: When M S Dhoni was slyly psycho-analysing Australian journalist Samuel Ferris, Ferris' world stopped but Dhoni's......

'Sometimes we wonder if they are human beings'

IMAGE: Deceptively calm, Panoor village is where the most political murders take place in Kerala. Photographs: Sreeram Selvaraj for Rediff.com 'They don't just kill their enemies, they chop off......

Assembly Elections 2016: Do exit polls indicate 'acche din' for markets?

  'The markets have taken the exit polls positively.' After a choppy session on Monday, markets gained ground on Tuesday with the Nifty50 index rallying 50 points to reclaim 7,900 levels in......

We want to become visa independent: Vishal Sikka

'I have always believed that life is too short to measure ourselves against our competition and our goal is to continuously improve ourselves from what we’ve done in the past.' In an......

Railway Budget: More public cash eyed as turnaround remains elusive

A proposed 24 percent hike in the salaries of 2.6 million employees and pensioners, will land the railways with a wage bill of about $4.7 billion.   Indian Railways will have to depend on......

It's time for smart villages

  To allow our cities to thrive, we must look after our villages, notes Barun Roy How long shall we be fooling ourselves? It's fashionable to talk about smart cities. But what about smart......

Apple sees first sales dip in 13 years as super-growth era falters

Despite the slowdown, Apple remains the most profitable company in the S&P 500 and the most valuable publicly traded US tech company Apple Inc sold fewer iPhones than expected in the latest......

Review: Naseer-Kalki's Waiting is absolutely riveting!

Anu Menon’s true triumph lies in how she doesn’t vilify a profession or its uncomfortable reality to gather empathy for her characters, says Sukanya Verma. In times of inconsolable......

'I badly want to do an action film'

'Masaan is history for me. This is another journey with Raman Raghav 2.0. You have to clean your slate after every film, and not let its success or failure affect you.' Vicky......

Review: Azhar: Such a wasted chance!

Emraan Hashmi and director Tony D'Souza try hard, and their effort shows. But Raja Sen wishes he could have said the boys played well. When news of the match-fixing scandal broke, my very first......

'I go to India and every time people go 'Ah Diee Haard''

Jeremy Irons considered maths 'very boring' till he read G H Hardy's A Mathematician's Apology. The actor, who plays the British mathematician in The Man Who Knew Infinity, talks numbers, acting......

When Tiger knocked himself out with our interview!

One of Bollywood's shyest actors, Tiger Shroff is a man of few words, but ironically, those few words seem to have come back to haunt him. The actor recently gave us an interview, while promoting......

I knew at Christmas that Leicester would win title, says Ranieri

IMAGE: Leicester City manager Claudio Rainieri reacts during the Premier League match against Chelsea. Photograph: Michael Regan/Getty Images Leicester City coach Claudio Ranieri said on Tuesday......

Need to work more on my bowling as I get older: Steyn

IMAGE: South Africa’s Dale Steyn celebrates as he joins the 400-wicket club. Photograph: Carl Fourie/Gallo Images/Getty Images He is regarded as one of the best fast bowlers of the modern......

IPL teams in Mohali evacuated after earthquake

 Evacuated out of the hotel, boys are a little shaken: Steyn IMAGE: The Mohali Stadium is home to IPL team Kings XI Punjab. The tremors of an earthquake in Afghanistan has forced new Indian......

'I could never read the delivery from Murali's finger movements'

IMAGE: Adam Gilchrist. Photograph: BCCI . One of the most intimidating batsmen in his heydays, former Australia wicket-keeper Adam Gilchrist says he himself feared only Sri Lankan spin......

Sri Lanka accuses ex-selection chief of hurting team moral at WT20

IMAGE: Sri Lanka opener Tillakaratne Dilshan is stumped by India’s MS Dhoni. Photograph: Sri Lanka Cricket. Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) accused former selection committee chief......
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Modi has ideologues, but no implementers

If you wanted to sum up the contradictions of two years of the Modi government, you could do so by taking one name, Subramanian Swamy. The logic of... ...

http://www.asianage.com/columnists/modi-has-ideologues-no-implementers-648
Stand Up India is good, but Sit Down India would have been better

(The Wall Street Journal, May 24: Indian Prime Minister Is Planning a Weeks-Long Nationwide Party for His Modiversary Bash) People across the... ...

http://m.hindustantimes.com/columns/stand-up-india-is-good-but-sit-down-india-would-have-been-better/story-aa4LnVotMJjRGJOQa1vslK.html
The libraries in my life

Frederick Noronha Each of these spaces holds out very special memories to me. Some were modest and crowded, musty or freshly-painted rooms. Others... ...

http://www.navhindtimes.in/the-libraries-in-my-life/
The rise and rise of David Warner

David Warner is not a classicist. He is a performer at the crease; but then a performer of vast magnitude. He can win a match on his own. What more... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/sport/cricket/ipl/the-rise-and-rise-of-david-warner/article8661172.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
Vastu for financial growth

lances around us can make or break our destiny, writes Dr Khushdeep Bansal We live in a materialistic world today and most of our needs revolve... ...

http://www.dailypioneer.com/sunday-edition/agenda/spirituality/vastu-for-financial-growth.html

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