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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......

Modi as PM: What his horoscope says

Well-known astrologer Prem C Sharma reads the astrological charts of both Narendra Modi and Rahul Gandhi, and tells us what to expect. Narendra Modi An independent thinking personality, egoistic,......

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......

Dependent brother? Claim tax rebate

Were you prudent with your investments last year? Did they help you save tax? Or did you end up paying more than you could afford?What investment mistakes did you make last year? Are their ways to......

Cash crunch? 8 questions to ask yourself

Uncertainty is at a high. Estimates by different institutions of how much the Indian economy will grow in 2008-09 range from 7 per cent to 9.5 per cent. Other indicators, too, reflect this state of......

'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......

Review: 101 Chodyangal is a winner just for its simplicity

Malayalam film 101 Chodyangal is a touching tale, writes Paresh C Palicha. It is believed that a child's smile can wipe out all your sorrows. First time director Sidhartha Siva puts this belief to......

Review: Prasaad touches a chord

Kannada film Prasaadis an excellent story of a disabled boy and how his family comes to term with his handicap, writes Srikanth Srinivasa.Prasaad means gift of God, referring to the child that is......

'I don't know how to handle children'

Madhuri Bhattacharya, model-turned-actress, is winning accolades for her deglamourised look in her third Kannada film Prasad. Madhuri, who has acted in two other Kannada films, Khushi and Bisi......

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......

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,......

Anju, relay team win gold

Anju Bobby George won the gold medal in the women's long jump at the 16th Asian Athletics Championships in Incheon City, Korea, on Sunday.The Indian ace, ranked ninth in the world, won India's......
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Q. if karwa chauth is abt love then we must invoke sati,bride burning and foeticide its all slavery
Kalpana Roy:  A.  more

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proud mom
Q. Metal wali dandiya ka kitna price hei ?
Proud Mom:  A. Never try to invoke sati, bride burning and foeticide. If you are not comfortable with karwa chauth, you may skip it. more

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The Christian mission has been a complete failure

The Future of Christian Mission in India by Fr Augustine Kanjamala which recently released in the US has stirred up quite a hornet’s nest in... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/india/interview-the-christian-mission-has-been-a-complete-failure-2047741
Web debut for historic society

The British Indian Association may have lost its old building, and the street named after it may have been renamed after Abdul Hamid, but now it... ...

http://www.telegraphindia.com/1141228/jsp/calcutta/story_19263085.jsp
Answers To The Literary Quiz

1. Walking with Lions Tales from a Diplomatic Past is a memoir by an author recently much in the news. Its title refers to the author's visit to... ...

http://www.outlookindia.com/article/Answers-To-The-Literary-Quiz/292975
How to Reach Out to B Schools for UG Program?

After successfully passing the entrance of GMAT, one wishes to get into the top B school. Preparation of a strong application is crucial for... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/education/How-to-Reach-Out-to-B-Schools-for-UG-Program/2014/12/26/article2589650.ece
Walk The Talk With Shah Rukh Khan (Part 1)

Published On: December 5, 2014 | Duration: 20 min, 20 sec In this candid interview, Shah Rukh Khan says after... ...

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