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70-year-old woman commits 'sati' in Bihar

A 70-year-old woman allegedly revived the age-old tradition of sati by jumping into the funeral pyre of her husband in Bihar’s Saharsa district. Gahwa Devi, 70, performed sati on Saturday......

American Jew given Maha Mata title

Kashi Ashram Founder Ma Jaya Sati Bhagavati, who was born in a Jewish family, was last week given the honored title of Mata Maha Mandaleshwar at a special ceremony by Ma Yoga Shakti Saraswati at......

Rajasthan HC stays glorification of sati

Rajasthan high court has stayed glorification of sati in the five temples of Jhunjhunu. The state government had filed an appeal against the order of the lower court of Jhunjhunu under which the......

Govt may amend Sati Act

The government is likely to amend the Sati Act to treat a woman who burns herself in the funeral pyre of her husband as a victim and not as an offender.The matter is likely to come up before the......

#SavitriShaming and how drinking harms women

Rather than shaming Indian women (and men) who don’t want to drink, through peer pressure and barbs, let’s consider respecting their, perhaps more sensible, choices instead, says......

The return of the activist State

The middle class's long push to force the State to retreat from the economy may be reversing, says Ajit Balakrishnan. There is probably a generation of Indians, now in their twenties and early......

A 'successful' Budget won't be an easy task for Jaitley

FM needs to convince Indians to invest more in stocks In an unprecedented move, the global rating agency Standard & Poor downgraded the US government’s “AAA” sovereign credit......

SAARC nations moot trade forum like European Union

Photograph: Ministry of External Affairs Aiming to transform the region into a vibrant economic zone, SAARC resolved to set up a South Asian Economic Union on the lines of European Union by......

COLUMN: Utterly butterly Indian ads

A recently published book, Ad Katha, is not just a trip through the golden age of Indian advertising, but also an enquiry into how many of the cultural symbols that we now see as "Indian" came......

Want to be rich? Here are a few golden tips

Are you always at a loss while planning your finances? Are you aware of the investment options available in the market? How best can you plan your finances? What are the crieria for evaluating an......

'Missed Ashok Mehta in every film that we didn't work in'

Aparna Sen, who worked with late cinematographer Ashok Mehta in three films -- 36 Chowringhee Lane, Paroma and Sati -- pays tribute to the legend.When Aparna Sen started her career asa filmmaker......

VOTE! Who should play Sati opposite Hrithik's Lord Shiva?

We asked you, dear reader, if Hrithik Roshan -- who's been reportedly chosen to play Lord Shiva in the film adaptation of Immortals Of Meluha -- will do a good job of it. And now, fresh reports......

PIX: Bappi Lahiri celebrates Durga pooja

Bollywood has started its Durga pooja celebrations. Bappi Lahiri and his son Bappa were spotted at the North Bombay Sarbojanin Durga Pooja in Andheri, a western suburb of Mumbai, enjoying the......

Goodbye, 'Kalpana chechi'

'The world will remember Kalpana through the characters that showed her brilliance as an actor.' It was during the shooting of Fazil’s Vismayathumbathu that I met Kalpana for the first time.......

Bhagyashree: I have no regrets

'I was in love and so I got married very early. Love makes you do crazy things. If I had not married then, my life would have been different.' 'Today, I see women balancing their careers......

Asiad: India's medal winners

Indian medal winners at the 15th Asian Games in Doha.GOLDAthletics: Women's 4x400 Relay (Sati Geetha, Manjeet Kaur, K. Chitra and Pinki Paramanik)Chess:Women's Rapid (Koneru Humpy)Mixed Team's......

EPL updates: Advocaat calls meeting to discuss Sunderland's woes

Sunderland's Jeremain Lens (left) and Norwich City's Steven Whittaker compete for the ball during their Barclays English Premier League match at the Stadium of Light in Sunderland on Saturday.......

Everton apologise for badge change, promise consultation

Everton have apologised to their fans for a controversial change to the club crest and have promised a full consultation with a view to changing it again after next season. The English Premier......

Indian athletes a disaster in Doha

India's overall show in the athletics event of the Asian Games was a disaster, marked by a sharp decline in gold medal haul and below par performances by many of them.If the athletes were the toast......

Indian women win 4x400 gold

India won its first gold medal in track and field at the Asian Games through its women's 4x400 metres relay team on Tuesday.The quartet of Sati Geetha, Pinki Paramanik, K Chitra and Manjeet Kaur,......
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Baba Ramdev In Support Of Modi Over Demonetisation

Supporting Prime Minister Narendra Modi for his decision to go for surgical strike and demonetisation, Yoga guru Baba Ramdev today said that the... ...

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Shashi Tharoor

Shashi Tharoor's sessions are always a crowd puller at the Jaipur Literature Festival. In its 10th year, Tharoor spoke about the dark ages that... ...

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Shyamdhar Mammootty Movie has Asha Sarath & Deepti Sati as heroines?

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Hope and history

eaveBehind Auhtor- Namita Gokhale Publisher - Penguin Random House , Rs499 This book makes for a delightful amalgamation of politics,... ...

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When culture clashes with the law

Culture is a many-splendoured thing. The dictionary defines culture as the arts, ideas, customs and social behaviour of a particular people or... ...

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