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The crude dramatics of Arvind Kejriwal

'Arvind Kejriwal displayed crass male chauvinism and gender illiteracy in saying that "rape tendencies arise out of sex, prostitution and drug rackets." This shows a failure to grasp that rape has......

Full Text: What Prez Obama said at the State of the Union Address

Read the full transcript of President Obama’s State of the Union address on Wednesday at the US Capitol in Washington. As prepared for delivery - Mr. Speaker, Mr. Vice President, Members of......

Pranab on R-Day: Election comes with a warning, perform or perish!

President Pranab Mukherjee talked extensively about the forthcoming Lok Sabha polls and the role of lawmakers during his address to the nation on the eve of Republic Day. Here is the full text of......

AAP's party manifesto promises Jan Lokpal in 15 days

Aam Aadmi Party on Wednesday came out with its manifesto for the December 4 Delhi polls, promising to enact Jan Lokpal Bill in 15 days if voted to power. AAP manifesto 'Sankalp Patra' also......

Congress has no right to barter Hyderabad: MIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi

Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen, a strong political stakeholder in Hyderabad, has expressed apprehensions that the central government was contemplating giving the city the status of an Union Territory......

A $300 home for the poor? It might just be possible!

Vijay Govindarajan, one of the world's foremost management thinkers and an expert on strategy and innovation, plans to do with housing what Tata Group chairman Ratan Tata did with the automobile.......

Need cash? Get a loan against your car

Need cash urgently? Put your car to good use by availing a loan against it, as Deepali Trivedi is planning to do with her seven-year old car. What surprised Trivedi was that she hadn't ever been......

IPR violations: India, China, Pak under US scanner

United States has placed India, Pakistan, China and nine other countries on the top "priority watch list" with regard to violations of intellectual property rights. America's trading partners on......

Maruti Kizashi to hit Indian roads in 2011

In a recently published media report Maruti officials have confirmed that there will be several new launches in the year 2011 from the Maruti stable. The new launches are speculated to include -......

What's behind India's spectacular economic growth

Five years ago, Raghuram G Rajan, Eric J Gleacher Distinguished Service Professor of Finance at the University of Chicago's Booth School of Business and then chief economist of the International......

Tales of an abducted groom in Bihar

Bihar seems to be infamous for a lot of social issues, one of them being groom kidnapping. This week's release Antardwand (watch the trailer here) hopes to explore just that. Starring Raj Singh......

Akshay Kumar, jack of all trades

Anyone can play a conman, a cop, a crook or a billionaire. Akshay Kumar's done all of that, but as his upcoming release shows, the actor likes his leading men to dabble quite a bit......

Check out Dil Bole Hadippa in pix!

Aditya Chopra is ready with his new film, Dil Bole Hadippa!, a total Punjabi-styled movie starring Rani Mukerji and Shahid Kapoor. The film also sees Rakhi Sawant and Sherlyn Chopra shake their......

Bollywood goes to New York

Gone are the days when every Bollywood romance would be set in Switzerland. New York is fast emerging as one of the hottest Bollywood locales, and here's a look at 10 films shot in and around The......

'The Madman' is Chile's unlikely hero

Marcelo Bielsa performed something close to a miracle by guiding Chile to the World Cup finals. On Wednesday, he did even better. He gave the country its first World Cup victory in......

French Open - Day 2 Images

World number one Rafael Nadal started his bid for a fifth consecutive French Open title by labouring past Brazilian qualifier Marcos Daniel 7-5 6-4 6-3 on Monday. The Spaniard, who is unbeaten at......

  People speak for social justice and citizen action

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Q. Doesnt homosexuality destroy the moral fabric of society?
:  A. The hues and colors of so called moral fabric are very different for all of us.Corrosion of a moral fabric happens through actions of individuals...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/doesnt-homosexuality-destroy-the-moral-fabric-of-society//answers/20847970

Laxman
Q. India alleges racist attack In Australia:One more Indian has been attacked in Australia with the victim claiming that it was a racial assault. What is action /reaction of our Government?
Laxman:  A. What can Indian govt do if their citizens get lynched by private citizens of a foreign land? The best a government can do is to request the host...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/india-alleges-racist-attack-in-australiaone-more-indian-has-/20847952/answers/16463957

jameel ahmed
Q. Who is your favorite Indian writer and which is your favorite contribution by him/her?
Jameel Ahmed:  A. Muktha, though it is a certain kind of question and you expect members to answer in singular manner, but as an ardent lover of literature, I feel...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/who-is-your-favorite-indian-writer-and-which-is-your-favorit/16462333/answers/15635300

Muktha Radhakrishnan
Q. Good environmental; governance ------How important it is? Why?
Muktha Radhakrishnan:  A. We now possess the knowledge that our actions do have a real impact on the environment. Ignorance is no excuse for inaction. With knowledge comes...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/good-environmental-governance-------how-important-it-is-why/15631808/answers/16069740

Good Citizen
Q. Congress played in hands of Terrorists, may be delibrately. They abolished POTA, left Mehbooba Sayyed daughter of Mufti, their then home minister for 6 terrorist. Today Congress blame BJP for Kandhar ver dey let go 4 terrorist for life of 167 innocent Indian citizens. How u equate dis shameless double face of Congress.....
Good Citizen:  A. After blaming BJP and NDA for more than four years on the issue of POTA, the UPA government has in the eleventh hour of their tenure has realized...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/congress-played-in-hands-of-terrorists-may-be-delibrately.-t/16066031/answers/12380513

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Who Will She Vote For Today?

By | Grist Media Young woman in Agra: Image credit: Etrenard under Creative Commons Dear Billy Joel, As an American pop-jazz icon and winner... ...

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Department Of Dirty Tricks'

Full text of the 15th D.P. Kohli Memorial lecture: 'Eclipse At Noon: Shadows Over India's Conscience' I am grateful to Sri Ranjit Sinha,... ...

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We need Ambedkar now

Title: Annihilation of Caste (The annotated critical edition) Author: B R Ambedkar Publisher: Navayana For millions of year, the primary... ...

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The lesser citizens

By accepting the transgender community's right to equitable treatment and right to choice, the Supreme Court has corrected a historic injustice... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/analysis/editorial-dna-edit-the-lesser-citizens-1978670
Transgenders recognised third gender will get reservation in jobs

The Supreme Court on Tuesday recognised the country's long marginalised transgender community as a third gender and, in a landmark judgment lauded... ...

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