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Meet India's first three women fighter pilots

Avani Chaturvedi, Mohana Singh and Bhawana Kanth are soaring new heights! The three flying will shortly enter the history books by being the first three women cadets to be cleared to fly fighter......

The Truth and Myth of Indira Gandhi

'It has even been suggested that Modi and Amit Shah, however grudgingly, harbour admiration for her controlling streak and steely resilience,' says Sunil Sethi. IMAGE: Indira Gandhi with Mother......

What remains of the October Revolution in St Petersburg

It's been 100 years since Lenin and the Bolsheviks overthrew the government, and its legacy remains visible even today in the buildings and monuments scattered throughout St Petersburg.T N Ninan......

'Glamourising Alauddin Khilji akin to praising acid attackers'

In letters to Union Minister Smriti Irani and ‘Padmavati’ director Sanjay Leela Bhansali, Haryana minister Vipul Goel sought changes in the Bollywood film and said that......

Toxic smog suffocates Delhi; schools shut, construction halted

Delhi breathed poison on Wednesday with pollutants touching calamitous levels, as a thick grey smog hung low across the region, prompting authorities to declare schools shut till Sunday, halt......

India's fiscal deficits: A short history

India’s fiscal deficit trends are a bit like an alcoholic trying, unsuccessfully, to reform. Virtue does not last for too long, says Shankar Acharya. Thirty years ago very few people in......

DeMo: Jaitley's Report Card

'It is common knowledge that cash is anonymous.''When demonetisation was implemented, one of the intended objectives was to put identity on the cash holdings in the economy.''With the return of Rs......

Sensex recovers 117 points on gains in telecom, oil stocks

The broader Nifty of National Stock Exchange scaled the 10,200 mark intra day before closing at 10,184.85, showing a sizeable gain of 38.30 points, or 0.38 per cent. The benchmark BSE Sensex ended......

How Modi can solve India's Poverty Problem

'Just as the BJP has been harnessing the power of religion for political purposes, Modi needs to harness the power of religious and corporate institutions for poverty alleviation,' says T C A......

Lessons for CEOs: How to retire gracefully

Most successful and ambitious business leaders feel persuaded that they have no competent successor, says R G Vilakudi. Illustration: Uttam Ghosh/Rediff.com There is considerable literature on how......

Why Ittefaq is (still) a compelling watch!

Can Sidharth Malhotra and Sonakshi Sinha bring back the magic created by Rajesh Khanna and Nanda in the 1969 original? We'll have to see. For now, here's a quick recap of the classic from Sukanya......

Rukh Review: The stories we don't tell

Rukh may be lit like a YouTube Short Film and may have its share of other technical problems, but there’s something disturbingly original about director Atanu Mukherjee’s vision, feels......

'Everyday was a nightmare on the sets of Jaane Bhi Do Yaaro'

'Nobody laughed during the shooting. There were fights, swearing and what not. Tempers were high but the unit and the actors stayed on and, finally, the film was made.' 'But it was like riding a......

Jaane Bhi Do Yaaro Review: The Five-Star Classic

Jaane Bhi Do Yaaro is one of the best and most uncompromised films of Indian cinema, says Sukanya Verma. This story was first published in November 2012. IMAGE: Ravi Baswani, Satish Shah and......

Why Diana Penty dislikes the spotlight

'I was completely not prepared for what happened post Cocktail.''I took some time off, travelled for a while.''I said I was not in any particular hurry. I wasn't running out of time.''I don't want......

Gurpreet scripts Indian football history!

First Indian footballer to play for the first team in the top-flight Europa League His night was cut short by a hand injury that prompted a change after 28 minutes IMAGE: Gurpreet Singh Sandhu in......

It's time to fix the IPL!

The IPL has produced more controversies in its short lifespan than any other sporting league in history, says legendary cricket writer Prem Panicker. IMAGE: IPL 3 saw drama around the Kochi......

Sports Shorts: Historic title win for Advani in Egypt

Pankaj Advani created history by becoming the first player to win world titles in the long and shorter formats of both billiards and snooker after pocketing the IBSF World 6-Red Snooker......

Sports shorts: Boston Marathon to feature second-largest field in race history

Some 36,000 athletes, including Kenyan and Ethiopian runners who are consistently ranked among the world's fastest, will run in the 118th Boston Marathon on Monday, putting the world-renown race......

Team India focus on reverse sweep, short balls; Lanka inspect pitch

Ajinkya Rahane, Shikhar Dhawan, KL Rahul and skipper Virat Kohli warmed up for their first training session Facing short balls and playing reverse sweeps against spinners were the highlights of......
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Paytm invests in lending startup CreditMate

Paytm on Tuesday said it has invested in Mumbai-based lending startup CreditMate. In a release issued to DH, the company stated that CreditMate was... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/644054/paytm-invests-lending-startup-creditmate.html
World's oldest drawings of pet dogs found

Scientists have found the world's oldest drawings of pet dogs in 8,000-year-old hunting scenes etched into rock walls in Saudi Arabia, suggesting... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/world-s-oldest-drawings-of-pet-dogs-found-117112100678_1.html
World stocks pare gains as German political impasse hits Europe

LONDON (Reuters) - European stocks opened lower on Tuesday and the euro hit an eight-day low against sterling as a governing crisis in Germany... ...

http://www.sify.com/finance/world-stocks-pare-gains-as-german-political-impasse-hits-europe-news-commodities-rlvncDbabedid.html
Splurging on wine and whisky is a smart investment!

Avantika Bhuyan uncorks the business of vintage wines and spirits. Fine wines have now emerged as an alternative commodity investment.Photograph:... ...

http://www.rediff.com/getahead/report/specials-finance-splurging-on-wine-and-whisky-is-a-smart-investment/20171121.htm
Subramanian Swamy for 're-writing' history in 'Sanskrit'

Maverick BJP MP Subramanian Swamy on Monday gave a new definition of geographical Hindu, spreading from 'Hi' of Himalaya in north and south... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/jaipur/report-subramanian-swamy-for-re-writing-history-in-sanskrit-2561466

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