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Why the government may be forced to sack Gen Singh

Is the leak of Army Chief General V K Singh's letter the last straw that faces the government to take action? Sheela Bhatt explains the factors at play. After the leak of the letter written by......

'Does Pak want to be a friend or has it been an enemy?'

Pakistan harbouring Osama bin Laden was the straw that broke the camel's back and led to the irrevocable trust deficit between the United States and Pakistan, says Louie Gohmert. Aziz Haniffa......

Straws in the wind from China

An article in the official organ of the Chinese Communist Party reveals China's thinking onthe security environment in its neighbourhood. It may indicate a shift in thinking towards strategic......

Sonia's comments cost Patil his job

Congress president Sonia Gandhi's adverse comments on the internal security situation was the proverbial last straw that saw the exit of Shivraj Patil as Union home minister. Gandhi had in fact set......

Knighthood row: Straw 'no fan of Rushdie'

Jack Straw, the leader of Britain's House of Commons has joined the Salman Rushdie knighthood row saying he understood the concerns and sensitivity of the Muslim community, but added there was no......

Tech firms brace for bad days ahead

Lehman Brothers' bankruptcy filing may well prove to be the last straw for Indian IT firms, which were expecting the second half of FY09 to be better. As a result of the United States' financial......

Global economy, national problems, petty politics

"Power will go to the hands of rascals, rogues and freebooters. All Indian leaders will be of low calibre and men of straw." -- Winston Churchill on the eve of Indian Independence The recent......

Anything multiplied by zero is zero indeed!

"Power will go to the hands of rascals, rogues and freebooters. All Indian leaders will be of low calibre and men of straw." Winston Churchill on the eve of Indian Independence.Sometimes facts......

Greece: A financial slave state

The crushing of this tiny entity by demanding creditors should be a lesson for all countries, warns T N Ninan. Perhaps Angela Merkel knows the Greeks better than their prime minister, Alexis......

So what if India has hit a rough patch, brighter days are near

If serious investment starts again in infrastructure sectors like roads and the railways, and in core sectors like coal, the construction and capital goods industries might begin to see some......

Box Office: Mr X, Margarita With A Straw flop

The dry spell at the box officecontinues. Emraan Hashmi's latest film Mr X met with poor response when it released last week and showed no improvement over the weekend. The week's other release,......

Review: Margarita, With a Straw is refreshing, brutally honest

Margarita, With a Straw's is admirable in its handling of its protagonist and cerebral palsy, says Paloma Sharma. There is nothing great about Margarita, With a Straw. It is an ordinary story about......

PIX: Vidya, Huma watch Margarita, With a Straw

 Check out the star arrivals. A fourth screening was held for Shonali Bose's Kalki Koechlin starrer Margarita, With a Straw in Mumbai recently.Several film stars turned up at Ligtbox......

PIX: Kalki, Aditi, Farah watch Margarita, With a Straw

Check out the star arrivals. The team of Margarita, With a Straw hosted yet another screening for their filmi friends at Ligtbox in Santacruz, a western Mumbai suburb, on April......

PIX: Bachchan's, Kalki at the Margarita With a Straw screening

Amitabh Bachchan along with Jaya Bachchan saw the special screening of Margarita With a Straw at Vasant Kunj in Delhi The film, about a young woman suffering from celebral palsy and her life......

Champions League: English clubs face ignominy of early ouster

Manchester United will be clutching at the final straw of a sobering season when they attempt to overturn a 2-0 deficit against Greek side Olympiakos and reach the quarter-finals of the Champions......

This is the straw that broke the camel's back: Clarke

Australian skipper Michael Clarke says the disrespectful attitude of the four players was "the straw that broke the camel's back" but believes that Shane Watson can still comeback to the side as......

Tearful Watson wins Augusta Masters in playoff

Bubba Watson conjured a miraculous par from pine straw to become only the third left-hander to win the Masters with an emotional playoff victory over Louis Oosthuizen at Augusta National on Sunday.......

Thaw's on, then why call off U-19 tour?

It is confusing as hell.Every straw in the political wind speaks of a thaw in relations between India and Pakistan; every day brings news of fresh moves aimed at rapprochement between the two......

'Missing' Olympian wants to return, fight and train Indian boxers

'After missing out on a medal at the Olympics I was really frustrated' 'Coming to the United States was not a good idea. I was not appreciated' 'I want to pay back to my country' Gurcharan Singh......
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BJP Rubbishes Nitish Argument Against PM Special Package

BJP today said Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar was clinging to the straw called Lalu Prasad to escape from drowning, and rubbished Kumar's... ...

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7 Camping Hacks You Need To Know Before Your Next Trek

If you have been out camping sometime in your life, you would be knowing the feeling of living outdoors, spending the night amidst the nature... ...

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Beyond the pass-fail binary

A contradiction between an outmoded authoritarian system and a more enlightened idea of education is reflected in the clamour for the removal of... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/opinion/op-ed/right-to-education-act-beyond-the-passfail-binary/article7608382.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
The real reason why Rajnath didn't want ...

The process to remove LC Goyal from home secretary's post began early last week. The trust deficit between Home Minister Rajnath Singh and his... ...

http://www.firstpost.com/politics/inside-story-the-real-reason-why-rajnath-didnt-want-goyal-but-mehrishi-as-home-secretary-2416992.html
Straw, Picjoy, Beet and more

If you’re looking to get away from the usual list of boring apps, then we’ve created a list of some cool apps to keep you engaged. A few of... ...

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