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To minimise chances of rape, DON'T use public toilets

There is an unwillingness to articulate what the statistics scream since the data indicts holy cows like family and society, says Devangshu Datta In India, the profile of a likely rape victim is......

Adarsh scam: CBI arrests lawyer, former Cong MLC

Claiming to have foiled a conspiracy to bribe public servants for diluting charges in the multi-crore Adarsh Housing Society scam, the Central Bureau of I on Wednesday arrested its own lawyer and a......

'Everything about Mandolin Srinivas was premature'

‘When name and fame come, people do change, but U Srinivas was one person who never changed. He was a personification of humility and moved with all fellow musicians and everyone in society......

UN declares Ebola outbreak 'threat to peace and security'

Volunteer Ruth Atkins receives an injection of the Ebola vaccine, at the Oxford Vaccine Group Centre for Clinical Vaccinology and Tropical Medicine in Oxford, southern England. Photographs:......

Kashmir floods: The army gains where media fails

The stage on which the Jammu and Kashmir flood disaster played out is littered with protagonists, most of whom did not receive the attention they deserve, says Ajai Shukla If perspectives of this......

Mumbai's new iconic structure: Bombay Arts Society building

The Bombay Arts Society building is finally open for public. The newly constructed building is located in Bandra. Established in 1800s, the Bombay Art Society was based in JehangirArtGallery and......

Jousting over Jaipur's jewel

A legal tussle is currently on between a civil society group led by a professor, ostensibly working to further public interest, on the one hand, and the state government and an influential but......

Gilead to allow 5 Indian firms to sell hepatitis generics in 90 countries

Multinational American drug maker Gilead Sciences was set to join hands with at least five Indian generic pharmaceutical companies and allow them to manufacture and sell cheaper versions of its new......

Building an influential policy making institution

A reformed Planning Commission should reflect the diversity of Indian debate, says Suman Bery. I was privileged to be the director-general of the National Council of Applied Economic Research in......

UPA's housing schemes to merge; Govt for more pvt sector role

With the target of providing housing for all by 2022, a new integrated National Housing Mission will be launched soon by merging some of UPA's flagship schemes like JNNURM and Rajiv Awas Yojana.......

Deepika Padukone: Are we not human?

Deepika Padukone gives her point of view, yet again. Deepika Padukone isn't done with the 'cleavage controversy'. Recently, when a leading newspaper's web site decided to focus on......

A sexy woman doesn't cease to be a human being

'When a woman uses stunning sexy photo shoots to make a splash and be noticed by audiences and the industry, it doesn't mean she can be broken down to breasts, buttocks, legs, navel and oh... a......

Classic Revisited: Arjun, Sunny Deol's BEST action film

In our special series re-visiting great Hindi film classics, we look back at Sunny Deol and Dimple Kapadia starrer Arjun (1985). The angst and frustration of Arjun Malvankar resonated with an......

Lights, camera... CUT!

With the arrest of the film censor board's CEO on charges of demanding bribes to clear films, the regulatory role of the panel is in focus once again. Days after assuming office in January, Rakesh......

Aamir Khan: People are not interested in my films; it's time for me to retire

'My patience level has increased and I have stopped being judgmental. I have become more mature with Satyamev Jayate.' Aamir Khan gets serious. “It has been an encouraging journey so far. I......

Will Pawar dash Srinivasan's hopes of comeback in BCCI?

Former Board of Control for Cricket in India chief Sharad Pawar could make a sensational return as president. There is talk that the Maharashtra politician could emerge an unlikely candidate to......

World Cup chit-chat: Maradona backs Suarez, says FIFA may as well throw him into Guantanamo

Diego Maradona blasted FIFA's ban on Uruguay striker Luis Suarez as "criminal" and said world soccer's governing body might as well handcuff the striker and lock him up in Guantanamo prison. "Who......

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Shunmugham
Q. There is a vertical SPLIT in BJP's philosophy....ramaraj,traditions & hindutwa on one side...development, modernisation and globalisation...on the other! Now MODI is trying to win votes from people on both sides,GiriRaj Singh and Tagodia are only his mouth pieces. Like a dog that wags its tail and also barks, modi is sending signals to both camps. Any com?
Shunmugham:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/there-is-a-vertical-split-in-bjps-philosophy....ramarajtradi/27356583/answers/

sigma
Q. What shd be the punishment for hate speech Heros ?
Sigma:  A. A huge amount is reportedly spent on improving PR for which expert teams have been appointed to advice. There is clear shift from stiff stand of...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-shd-be-the-punishment-for-hate-speech-heros-/27269122/answers/27356623

saurabh kumar
Q. Are we fighting to make modi PM or we should fight against corruption ...??
Saurabh Kumar:  A. Life term in jail... these kind of people can poison the society and hence must be banned from any kind of public contact for whole life. more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/are-we-fighting-to-make-modi-pm-or-we-should-fight-against-c/27129324/answers/27269138

Ajeebdastan
Q. if ak is cia agent , it is duty of patriots like namo raga to say that in public , why they are not saying so but their followers rumour spreading society is spreading this all ?
Ajeebdastan:  A. Intention behind both men's fast are diffrent so no comparision,Fast unto death taken by Anna", Hazare was an example of pure & selfless...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/if-ak-is-cia-agent--it-is-duty-of-patriots-like-namo-raga-to/27114437/answers/27129337

valiente nahu
Q. Why cant I post questions related to bull ?;-P
Valiente Nahu:  A. if they are patriots ,this is first thing to say , amazingly their chamchas are trying to tarnish the image to mislead aam admi more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/why-cant-i-post-questions-related-to-bull--p/27097285/answers/27114447

  Web results for Society And Public
India needs to redefine the concept of giving

Different things set you thinking. At the time I met Arnold Palmer, he was 84 and thinking of how he was going to change people's lives. He has... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/india/report-india-needs-to-redefine-the-concept-of-giving-2020549
Officials in a tizzy over Govt circular

circular issued by the Delhi Government has sent all its officers and babus scurrying for cover. The circular was issued recently to all the... ...

http://www.dailypioneer.com/city/officials-in-a-tizzy-over-govt-circular.html
Bengal artisans in Mumbai to sculpt idols fo...

MUMBAI: Groups of Bengali sculptors have arrived in the city with clay collected from the river bed of the Hooghly. They use this precious raw... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/mumbai/Bengal-artisans-in-Mumbai-to-sculpt-idols-for-Durga-Puja/articleshow/43109227.cms
GCCES conducts CIS test

Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Sept 21: Global Competition Counselling and Educational Society (GCCES) today organized a scientific test for... ...

http://www.dailyexcelsior.com/gcces-conducts-cis-test-2/
The importance of art for students

Every child is born with artistic sensibilities. It is only patronage from a tender age that helps a child emerge as an artist or have a mind that... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/guwahati/The-importance-of-art-for-students/articleshow/43101159.cms

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