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French author Patrick Modiano bags Nobel prize in literature

French writer Patrick Modiano has won the Nobel Prize for Literature, The Swedish Academy said on Thursday. The 69-year-old author beat Ngugi wa Thiong’o, Haruki Murakami, Svetlana......

Coming Soon: India's first anti-terror academy

A first-of-its-kind anti-terror academy will come up in New Delhi to keep detectives ahead of the terrorists. Vicky Nanjappa reports. The government will set up an anti-terror academy in New......

DON'T MISS! Glam queen Angelina Jolie's most beautiful side

Academy Award winning actress Angelina Jolie, often billed as the ‘most beautiful woman on the planet’, is doing some amazing work as a special envoy for the United Nations’s body......

Scam rocks Indian Military Academy; 3 Lt Colonels booked

Unearthing a major recruitment scam in the Indian Military Academy in Dehradun, the Central Bureau of Investigation has booked three serving Lieutenant Colonels in connection with the case.......

National Police Academy set to have first woman boss

National Police Academy, the Hyderabad-based alma mater for Indian Police Services officers in the country, could soon get a woman chief for the first time in its history. Aruna Bahuguna, a......

Indian-American is Obama's ambassador for global entrepreneurship

An Indian-origin of the famous Khan Academy, Salman Khan, has been appointed as one among the Presidential Ambassadors for Global Entrepreneurship (PAGE), the White House has said. US President......

Ratan Tata in National Academy of Engineering

India's leading industrialist Ratan Tata will be formally inducted into the prestigious National Academy of Engineering in the US for his "outstanding contributions" to industrial development in......

Oscars 2015: Hollywood stars react to their nominations

Celebs' reactions poured in for 2015 Academy Awards after they were nominated in the various categories.Nora Grossman, Ido Ostrowsky and Teddy Schwarzman, producers of The Imitation Game, said that......

Birdman, Boyhood, American Sniper sweep Oscar 2015 nominations

The 87th Annual Academy awards nominations were announced by directors JJ Abrams and Alfonso Cuarón as well as Chris Pine and Academy President Cheryl Boone Isaacs, at the......

The Lunchbox gets nominated at BAFTA 2015

The Lunchbox's glory days are not over yet. The film has been nominated to the prestigious BAFTA (British Academy Film Awards), 2015, in the Film Not In The English Language category. Directed by......

PIX: Mouni Roy, Giaa Manek, Jeetendra at ITA awards

Check out the star arrivals.Over the weekend, several film and television stars attended the 14th Indian Television Academy awards, held at Andheri Sports Complex, in the western Mumbai......

Farhan Akhtar, Juhi Chawla bag Dadasaheb Phalke Academy awards

The Dadasaheb Phalke Academy awards 2014 were held at Mumbai's Bhaidas auditorium in Vile Parle, a western suburb of Mumbai, and were given out to Bollywood's talented lot. Here's taking a......

Ajmal shuts down academy following threats from extremists

'The administration had apprehensions and security concerns and said it should be closed down until proper security arrangements made to run it' Pakistan off-spinner Saeed Ajmal has been forced to......

Pathan brothers launch cricket academy; sign up Greg Chappell

Irfan Pathan (right) with his brother Yusuf at the launch of their academy 'Cricket Academy of Pathans' in Mumbai. Hitesh Harisinghani/Rediff.com One of Indian cricket's most famous brothers......

Dravid joins prestigious Laureus World Sports Academy

Former India cricket captain Rahul Dravid has been elected as the newest member of Laureus World Sports Academy, becoming the 47th member of the panel. Dravid, the fourth-highest run scorer in Test......

Selected for India... but Kedar Jadhav has to pay to practice!

'I am paying monthly fees of Rs 18,000 to 22-Yards Cricket Academy, where there is a proper pitch. 'I don't know how many cricketers who get selected for India get this treatment in their own......

BCCI to set up National Umpires Academy

Keen to have a representation in the ICC's Elite panel of Umpires, the BCCI is all set to set up a National Umpires Academy in the country to improve the standard of officials. The decision was......
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Q. china has sent their second level team to Incheon for Asian games and still they are outplaying everyone there. why can't we too produce players of such capacity, caliber, potential, strength in magnitude ?????
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Q. What steps do you suggest to raise the standard of football in India?
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Renowned singer, music composer, lyricist and actor Shekhar Sen appointed as Chairman of Sangeet Natak Akademi

Shri Shekhar Sen has been appointed as the Chairman of the Sangeet Natak Akademi (SNA). Shri Shekhar Sen is an eminent singer, actor, theatre... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/government-press-release/renowned-singer-music-composer-lyricist-and-actor-shekhar-sen-appointed-as-115012900811_1.html
Ravikant Sabnavis to head Star Pravah

Sabnavis fills a position previously occupied by Prem Kamath, who moved out last August. Sabnavis moves in from Force India Formula One Team Academy ...

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ASCI upholds complaints against 62 out of 97 advertisements

Out of 62 advertisements against which complaints were upheld, 40 belonged to Personal and Healthcare category, followed by the Education category... ...

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Rita Ora to Sing Nominated Song Grateful

Singer Rita Ora is all set to make her debut as a performer in the Academy Awards with the forthcoming edition. She will be singing Grateful from... ...

http://movies.ndtv.com/music/oscars-2015-rita-ora-to-sing-nominated-song-grateful-735447
QPR coaches pick three Mumbai kids for football clinic

IANS | Mumbai January 29, 2015 Last Updated at 16:12 IST Three Mumbai boys aged between 12-14 have been selected to travel to England for a... ...

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