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I will come out clean in the 2G case: Kanimozhi
Ahead of her appearance before a Central Bureau of Investigation court in connection with the 2G spectrum scam, Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam Member of Parliament Kanimozhi on Thursday said that she......
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This US Congressman is proud of his Indian roots
In his first interview with a South Asian newspaper after being sworn in, Hansen Hashim Clarke, the newly-minted member of the United States House of Representatives representing Michigan's 13th......
GET OUT, angry Arabs tell their leaders
The echo of street protests in Tunisia has reverberated across other nations, triggering anti-government demonstrations in Yemen, Lebanon and Egypt. Rediff.com tells you why the Arab world is......
The death of Kashmir's indigenous gun industry
Once a flourishing industry, Kashmir's gunsmiths have seen their trade being reduced to naught by militancy and an apathetic government, writes Haroon Mirani. Once famed for their intricately......
Public Provident Fund: An answer to a secure future
The Public Provident Fund (PPF) is amongst the most popular investment option. Besides the tax deduction and eight per cent tax-free interest, it also acts as a social security cover. Over 16......
No laws for poor contract workers!
The growth of the country may well be riding on the frail shoulders of the ubiquitous contract worker who is increasingly being favoured over regular workers. Click NEXT to read on... ...
How to make India slum-free in 5 years
Private players may soon be roped in for developing slums under the Manmohan Singh government's ambitious Rajiv Awas Yojna. An experts committee, headed by HDFC chairman Deepak Parekh, has......
Where is the much-hyped second green revolution?
After failing to come anywhere near the 10th Five-Year Plan (2002-07) target of 4 per cent per annum rate of growth of agricultural output, the Planning Commission has projected a lower target......
Ambani ceasefire: Competition or collaboration?
Will Sunday's rapprochement open a Pandora's Box? At first glance, going just by the statements that both Reliance Industries Ltd and R-ADAG released, it seems No. All non-compete and......
PIX: Anna Paquin, Psy: A day out in Hollywood
Here's what your favourite Hollywood stars have been up to.Cast member Anna Paquin poses at the premiere of the seventh and final season of the HBO television series True Blood in Hollywood,......
Pix: And the Grammy goes to...
Country music group Lady Antebellum emerged big winners, taking home five trophies at the 53rd Grammy Awards while biggies like Lady Gaga and Eminem followed close with three and two golden......
Top 10 Cannes Film Festival Movies Ever
The Cannes Film Festival is generally considered the most prestigious of all international film festivals. With good reason. Every year, global filmdom's elite meet and greet at the tiny resort......
Rhyming with Rahman, Katrina
Here's what your favourite celebrities have been up to. A R Rahman and Katrina Kaif share a moment during the launch of a music album for children in Mumbai on Wednesday. Released by music......
Images: Celebrities' Day Out
Bollywood actress Amrita Rao and cricketer Harbhajan Singh pose for pictures during a promotional event for a sports television channel in Mumbai on Tuesday. The function was held to......
Fleming confident of Chennai Super Kings defending title
Chennai Super Kings coach Stephen Fleming tells Bikash Mohapatra he is worried about the kind of start his team has had in this edition of the IPL, but confident of a turnaround. Year 2010 was a......
Chance for Dhawan to deliver on the big stage
Shikhar Dhawan gave notice of his talent when he scored 126 from 124 balls in the Challenger series of 2005. But it took him five years to make it to the Indian squad. Shikhar Dhawan will......
CL T20 images: Chennai too good for Wayamba
Suresh Raina and Murali Vijay scored breezy half centuries as Chennai Super Kings crushed Wayamba by 97 runs to register their second consecutive win in the Champions League Twenty20 cricket......
England say farewell to super-servant Beckham
Fans barely noticed when Wes Brown and Paul Robinson turned their back on England this week but when Fabio Capello closed the door on David Beckham on Wednesday it truly was the end of an era.......
Real-ity bites: Will Jose Mourinho survive being made a scapegoat at the Bernabeu?
Jose Mourinho was formally presented as Real Madrid's new coach on Monday. Senior Associate Editor Bikash Mohapatra wonders if the Portuguese will survive the 'curse of Bernabeu'......
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