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Mr Rashtrapati, please tell us how to repair the Republic!

Since Pranab Mukherjee is the Custodian of the Constitution, he should present practical ideas to solve the problems he has been so outspokenly highlighting, feels Sudheendra Kulkarni. When the......

Meet representatives of the Republic of Bad Ideas

Change no longer creeps up slowly, it comes on fast in the digital age, when film-goers in Tamil Nadu can log on to see Vishwaroopam, feels Sunil Sethi If you asked many of the thousands thronging......

Mann ki baat: Modi and Obama speak out from the heart

A special episode of the Prime Minister's radio broadcast Mann ki Baat featuring US President Barack Obama and Prime Minister Narendra Modi was aired on Tuesday night.  The......

Dude, it takes guts to wear your name!

'Rarely do you come across a leader of a free world who meets another leader of a free world and serves him tea in a suit that chants his name. Over and over again,' says Chandrima Pal. The moniker......

Hamid Ansari and a lament for patriotism

The new storm-troopers of Indian patriotism were not bothered about the fine print of the nuclear deal, where reporters are saying the Indian government has given a written declaration that the......

After Google, Wagh Bakri attempts ad roadblock on Republic Day

Gujarat-based tea major will run a Rs 2-cr roadblock on Hindi and regional news channels. When the entire nation and the world will be hooked to the television sets, following US President Barack......

Planning Commission is dead, long live the new Plan!

The Plan Panel was set up by a simple government resolution in March 1950 had withstood many political and economic upheavals. Image: Era of Planning Commission. Photograph: PTI   It has......

How CEOs rate Modi govt's performance

The idea seen as the most promising is Modi's 'Make in India' pitch to promote manufacturing in the country. In the first six months since taking charge, the Narendra Modi-led government at the......

Write to PM on job creation, you may get Rs 2 lakh!

Write a letter to the Prime Minister suggesting an idea to create jobs and win Rs 200,000 -- Rs 100,000 for the author and another lakh to the college he or she represents. A business school in......

Why big infra projects get delayed in India

If there is one area in India that badly needs some, it is the planning and implementation of infrastructure projects, says Barun Roy. Image: Godavari Rail Bridge. Photograph: Courtesy,......

Youngistaan review: I wouldn't vote for It

Youngistaan neither says something new nor does it reinforce time-tested wisdom in a way that you actually want to pay attention to it, feels Paloma Sharma. The civilisation is ancient, the......

'Didn't know Ae mere watan ke logon would become a rage'

As the iconic song Ae Mere Watan Ke Logon turned 50 years old on January 27, Lata Mangeshkar tells Subhash K Jha the truth about India’s most beloved patriotic song: Kissko pataa tha yeh......

'Ashamed to see film fraternity celebrating gender bias'

Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra, whose film Rang De Basanti (2006) helped change the way we look at socio-political injustice, vents his angst this Republic Day.Both society and films are part of the......

Euro 2016: Wales continue their unbeaten run; Iceland stun Dutch

Wales' Gareth Bale, right, challenges for an aerial ball with Cyprus' Giorgos Merkis during their Euro 2016 Group B qualifying match at Cardiff City . Photograph: Toby Melville/Reuters Wales......

Sports Shorts: Nadal recovering satisfactorily from appendicitis

Rafael Nadal of Spain. Photograph: Dan Kitwood/Getty Images Rafael Nadal is recovering satisfactorily from appendicitis and will continue a course of antibiotics in a bid to be fit for the......

Captain Kuba saves day for Poland

A spectacular strike by captain Jakub Blaszczykowski allowed Poland to fight back to draw 1-1 against Group A favourites Russia on Tuesday in a game marred by violent clashes between rival fans......

Expect two more boxers to qualify for Olympics: Sandhu

India's long-serving boxing coach Gurbax Singh Sandhu expects two more of his wards to make the cut for London Olympics from the Asian qualifying event in April after four of them booked their......

  People speak for republic of ideas

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mohanbirsingh ghura
Q. We were watching the Republic Day Parade of our soldiers and arms and felt very proud of themBut for how long can we keep on this spectacle?Should we not celebrate Republic Day as a showcase of the cultural diversity of our country?Unity in diversity?
Mohanbirsingh Ghura:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/we-were-watching-the-republic-day-parade-of-our-soldiers-and/21877026/answers/

mohanbirsingh ghura
Q. PLease pay attention and clarify : according to 1946's Indian Independence act 1.(1) As from the fifteenth day of August, nineteen hundred and forty-seven, two independent Dominions shall be set up in India, to be known respectively as India and Pakistan.even our entry in common wealth is as British dominion and not as Republic of India meaning of word "dominion" as per Oxford dictionary is (usually dominions) the territory of a sovereign or government:have we got independence ?were our leaders doping when we were bluffed to have freedom ?
Mohanbirsingh Ghura:  A. I always felt those Gandhians used world war 2 as a perfect cover to steal independence from true revolutionaries, who wanted 2 disband the...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/please-pay-attention-and-clarify--according-to-1946s-indian-/21877026/answers/20418052

Gaurav vyas
Q. Flag hoisting is not allowed in Kashmir, is it not a pert of Republic of Inida, J & K Govt. & PM behaving foolishly
Gaurav Vyas:  A. It is no secret as to the viewpoint your average Kashmiri holds about India. In my experience of dealing w/ ppl there, they were friendly,...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/flag-hoisting-is-not-allowed-in-kashmir-is-it-not-a-pert-of-/20418042/answers/19010172

  Web results for Republic Of Ideas
Gandhi Smrithi Mandapam Inaugurated

KOCHI: The Gandhi Smrithi Mandapam set up at the District Administration Headquarters at Kakkanad was inaugurated on the Republic Day. Excise... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/kochi/Gandhi-Smrithi-Mandapam-Inaugurated/2015/01/28/article2639753.ece
Narendra Modi plays bold, rewrites US ties

New Delhi: US President Barack Obama on Tuesday concluded a three-day visit to India, but not before he set the stage for an unprecedented... ...

http://www.livemint.com/Politics/zWrGFIvYOA3jaAyiCx7fXL/Narendra-Modi-plays-bold-rewrites-US-ties.html
Laxman's pen shaped Malgudi characters

QUEENS ROAD: A genius sees what we cannot and then the imperceptible becomes as clear as day light. R K Laxman was a soothsayer, a political wit, a... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/bengaluru/Laxmans-pen-shaped-Malgudi-characters/2015/01/28/article2639628.ece
Saatva Makes Forbes' America's Most Promising Companies List

From the Wires The luxury mattress company is named as one of America's Most promising companies for 2015. Jan. 27, 2015 01:27 PM... ...

http://in.sys-con.com/node/3287785
Obama's $4 billion goodbye gift to India

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday wooed the US investors promising a predictable tax regime, removing "uncertainties", and an open business... ...

http://www.ahmedabadmirror.com/news/india/Obamas-4-billion-goodbye-gift-to-India/articleshow/46033531.cms

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