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Obama's security is stark contrast to Eisenhower's India visit

Late US President Dwight Eisenhower's visit to Agra over five decades ago presents a stark contrast to the changed global security situation now as President Obama prepares to visit Taj Mahal next......

Real pride of ancient Indian science

Whether we flew aircraft or mastered plastic surgery is immaterial for modern India, what matters is if ancient Indians understood the science and art of settlement planning, architecture and......

India, 2020: A cautionary tale

'If Modi arrived like a juggernaut, he left like a jigsaw puzzle whose pieces were being dismantled bit by bit. It was as if India had seceded quietly from him.' Shiv Viswanathan's social science......

My salute to arguably India's greatest military hero

In super-human actions of valour, Havildar Abdul Hamid personally knocked out five tanks over two days, effectively derailing the enemy offensive in the 1965 Indo-Pak War. 'Decades later, I......

10 intense hostage situations from the past

An armed gunman on Monday took several people hostage at the Lindt Chocolat Cafe in Sydney and forced 2 people to hold what appeared to be a black flag bearing Islamic slogans written in Arabic in......

Wall Street's top earners: Your pain, their gain

Problems paying the mortgage, filling the gas tank and feeding the family have eroded living standards for millions of Americans during the past several months. Not so for people who manage big......

How Padmini helped Premier drive around hurdles

Despite government controls, Walchand Hirachand Group cracked the market Image: Premier Padmini; Photograph: Mr Choppers/Wikimedia Commons Long before the iPad got invented in Cupertino,......

Sensex falls 130 points to end at 28,033; metals, power drag

Benchmark share indices came off their fresh record highs to end lower for the second straight session on account of profit taking in Index heavyweights. Also, weakness in the global markets......

With new team in place, Modi tightens grip on power

But critics caution that over-centralisation can lead to new bottlenecks Withered sunflowers are silhouetted next to power lines. Photograph: Mike Blake/Reuters. Anil Swarup is just the kind of......

Modi govt needs new talent to change India

If the Modi government is to keep its promise of change, it must bring in fresh faces, says Devesh Kapur. When the new prime minister took power he appeared to make it clear that he would......

Review: Fury is intense and raw

Fury may not be everyone's cup of tea but it serves as a great reminder of the devastation wars bring with them, says Paloma Sharma.It is April, 1945. The Allies are capturing German towns but the......

PIX: Bollywood's Spanish Connection!

If you're a girl and into high street fashion, there's no way you haven't heard of Zara. With a chain of more than 1500 stores, the Spanish brand is hugely popular all over the world for its......

A sham called Shanghai

In a movie supposedly realistic, Dibakar Banerjee cannot handle politics except as a joke, with a party named 'India Bane Pardes' in Shanghai.We in India have been blessed by a film culture that......

Mallika, Minissha take off for Cannes

The Cannes Film Festival kicks off today and several Bollywood stars willl be in attendance this year, right from red carpet veterans Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and Mallika Sherawat to......

Will The Social Network win Best Score?

It's that time of the year when we folk who write on film throw our hats into the soothsaying ring and decide to declare who will win -- and who should win -- the upcoming Oscar race. This year, I......

No winner in the real contest of Bahrain's Grand Prix

Red Bull's Sebastian Vettel may have won the Bahrain Grand Prix, but there was no winner in the main event: a public relations battle between the ruling Al Khalifa family and protesters in the......
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Krishna ZP approves Rs. 575-cr. budget

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Obama puts pressure on Russia after Ukraine blitz

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Will there be a smarter approach to smart cities?

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