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'Ayurveda is medicine with intelligence, modern medicine is like a bullet'

‘As such classical Ayurveda is shrinking. Not because people don’t want it but because it is not properly placed in the public mind.’ ‘Health is more and more becoming a......

'Modi will recover black money from abroad'

'The difference between black money in India and the black money out of India is, in India, it is tax evaded money and Indian money outside India is not only tax evaded money, but money which has......

P Sainath: How states fudge the data on declining farmer suicides

'Suicide rates among Indian farmers were a chilling 47 per cent higher than they were for the rest of the population in 2011. In some of the states worst hit by the agrarian crisis, they were well......

B Raman: A Karmayogi for whom time was always short

Swati Parashar pays tribute to her mentor B Raman, who passed into the ages on Sunday. On May 20, B Raman tweeted, “Hanumanji willing, shd be back home coming Saturday.” Instead, he......

AP: Naidu in preventive custody ahead of meeting CM

Telugu Desam Party president and leader of opposition in Andhra Pradesh assembly N Chandrababu Naidu and state Communist Party of India secretary K Narayana were taken into preventive custody on......

The success story of a serial entrepreneur

Swaminathan K, an alumnus of IIM-B, can be described as a serial entrepreneur who started young; in fact, from his school days. Identifying problems and solving them through his innovative......

'Some people don't want the poor to get food'

The stock and foreign exchange markets have had a negative reaction to the government’s biggest social security programme, the National Food Security Bill. Food minister K V Thomas questions......

No expectation from Budget, says pharma industry

The pharmaceutical sector isn’t enthused about the Union Budget.The Indian Pharmaceutical Alliance, a group representing 18 major domestic drug makers, including Ranbaxy, Sun Pharma, Dr......

Infosys 'seriously looking' for acquisitions

Infosys on Thursday said it is "seriously looking" at acquisitions as the company understands the importance of growth through buying out other companies. "We are seriously looking at......

Economists reject official poverty definition

A number of prominent economists have rejected the concept of a daily earning of Rs 32 determining where to draw the poverty line separating the poor from the not-so-poor.They have warned against......

"I want to write Rajnikant's biography..."

Roopa Swaminathan, author of the National Award-winning book, Star Dust, Vignettes from the fringes of the Film Industry, calls herself a hardcore Mumbaiite who loves cinema and grew up watching......

K Balachander's finest films

Hailed as one of the finest filmmakers of his time, K Balachander, who passed into the ages on December 23, has left behind a rich legacy of hard-hitting films, some of which have been routinely......

Review: Moodar Koodam is hilarious

Comedy and satire are beautifully interwoven in Moodar Koodam with excellent support from the cast, opines S Saraswathi. The enthusiastic response of audiences to films such as......

Review: 3's music is more than Kolaveri Di

Pavithra Srinivasan feels composer Anirudh has come up with an interesting collection of songs in the Tamil film, 3.The most eagerly anticipated music album of the year is probably R K Productions......

One plus two equals fiasco

Hey, all.Subsequent to writing that piece on the Challenger, I saw, on Rediff, a thoughtful piece by R Swaminathan-- Swami, as we know him-- on the marketing of the event.Coincidentally, two of the......

Abhijeet gets silver, bronze for Tania at Chess Olympiad

Grandmaster Abhijeet Gupta won a silver by pocketing seven points out of nine games while Tania Sachdev turned out to be the best woman performer for India with a bronze medal in the Chess......

Chess Olympiad: Indian women tamed by Russia, men draw

On a disappointing day for India, the men's team bowed out of medal contention after conceding another draw, while the women were tamed 1-3 by Russia in the ninth round of the 40th Chess Olympiad......

Chess Olympiad: Indian women win; men held by Argentina

International Master Tania Sachdev registeredher sixth victory in seven games as the Indian women's team cruised to a 3-1 victory over lower-ranked Estonia to take the joint-fourth spot after the......

Indian teams coast at Chess Olympiad

Grandmaster K Sasikiran showed the way as Indian men cruised to a 3-1 victory over Turkish 2016 team in the second round of the 40th Chess Olympiad in Istanbul. The Indian women also had an easy......

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Q. Who among the following has been appointed new chairmanof the National Commission for Farmers ? (a) Ajit Singh (b) K. C. Pant (c) Dr. M. S. Swaminathan (d) Sharad Pawar
:  A. (c) Dr. M. S. Swaminathan more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/who-among-the-following-has-been-appointed-new-chairmanof-th//answers/6260275

mohd  yousuf
Q. What is \"Green Revolution\"?
Mohd Yousuf:  A. In 1961 India was on the brink of mass famine. Borlaug was invited to India by the adviser to the Indian minister of agriculture M. S. Swaminathan....... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-quotgreen-revolutionquot/6257003/answers/15885442

Tanushree Mitra
Q. Name some persons eho wrote our consttitutionapart from Dr.Amedkar.
Tanushree Mitra:  A. Jawaharlal Nehru..Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel,Deputy Prime Minister cum Home Minister Maulana Azad, Minister for Education, Dr. Rajendra Prasad,...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/name-some-persons-eho-wrote-our-consttitutionapart-from-dr.a/15872769/answers/16461168

sitapati rao
Q. Who is your favorite Indian writer and which is your favorite contribution by him/her?
Sitapati Rao:  A. There are many person whom i love to write. Even though I have not read Salman Roshdie or Arundhathi Roy, i think their writngs are as good as the...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/who-is-your-favorite-indian-writer-and-which-is-your-favorit/16461142/answers/16382132

Muktha Radhakrishnan
Q. who is the best carnatic singer in India?
Muktha Radhakrishnan:  A. Alathur Brothers Ariyakudi Ramanuja Iyengar Aruna Sairam Balaji Shankar Bombay Jayashree Bombay Sisters Bhushani Kalyanaraman Bhavana Radhakrishnan...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/who-is-the-best-carnatic-singer-in-india/15631808/answers/8916052

  Web results for Swaminathan K
Not just a piece of art, but mixture of heritage, culture

CHENNAI: The ancient fresco panel inside the Brihadeshwara temple in Thanjavur is not just a piece of art but a combination of heritage, history,... ...

http://m.timesofindia.com/city/chennai/Not-just-a-piece-of-art-but-mixture-of-heritage-culture/articleshow/45671356.cms
Posthumous awards will put pressure on govt

The decision of the Central government to confer the prestigious Bharat Ratna, the nation's highest civilian honour, on two eminent Indians —... ...

http://www.sunday-guardian.com/analysis/posthumous-awards-will-put-pressure-on-govt
Dilapidated electric poles strike terror in residents

Comment · print · T T T+· T- Attention sought: The poles and the transformer are corroded and can fall anytime. Photo :special... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/features/downtown/dilapidated-electric-poles-strike-terror-in-residents/article6730618.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
27th December 2014

Mr Koothapiran, Theatre Thespian (Fondly known as Vanoli Anna) passed away on 23.12.2014. Mr. R. Lakshminarayanan, Retd. Asst. Director, Census... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/obituary/27th-december-2014/article6730802.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
Dear KB Sir, Thank You for the Movies

CHENNAI: The last glimpse, that familiar, much-beloved face with the thoughtful look and thick spectacles that was once synonymous with Tamil... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/chennai/Dear-KB-Sir-Thank-You-for-the-Movies/2014/12/25/article2586903.ece

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