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Vote: India's newsmakers of 2014

The year 2014 has been an eventful one for India. The country got a new government and a new state, broke new frontiers in various fields and of course its share of controversies.  Rediff.com......

Icing on the cake of a remarkable career: Thomas Kailath

Professor Thomas Kailath, who was felicitated by United States President Barack Obama with the top presidential medal for transformative contributions to the fields of science and......

Champions of peace Satyarthi, Malala receive Nobel Peace Prize

Nobel Peace Prize laureates Malala Yousafzai and Kailash Satyarthi pose with their medals during the Nobel Peace Prize awards ceremony . Photograph: Cornelius Poppe/NTB Scanpix/Pool/Reuters......

Obama felicitates Indian American for scientific achievement

Not only did Barack Obama mention and quote Thomas Kailath in his remarks before presenting the StanfordUniversity professor emeritus of engineering with the National Medal of Science, the......

'Every single child matters, every single childhood matters'

  Kailash Satyarthi, co-winner of the Nobel Peace Prize, in front of packed crowd made a rousing speech asking every person to come together and set our children free. He honoured those who......

The stunning Jaipur Metro comes to life

Heralding a great transformation in the state’s transport network, Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot on Thursday flagged off the trial run of the Jaipur Metro. The ambitious......

Is India heading towards a great transformation?

The country must address the social, political and economic needs of the rapidly growing rural population around urban centres, writes Sonalde Desai. As gleaming towers of Gurgaon compete with......

6 steps to great success

Over the past decade we have seen Indian companies undergoing significant transformation programmes. Infosys, a company founded in 1981, has transformed itself to become a world leader in IT......

Why Rohan Murty decided to join Infosys

When Rohan Murty joined Infosys Technologies in June last year, with father N R Narayana Murthy’s return as executive chief, the move triggered a lot of speculation, including whether it was......

And the award goes to...7 star performers of India Inc

India's leading decision makers have selected best CEOs who have contributed significantly in their respective fields. Image: (From left) EY India CEO & Country Managing Partner Rajiv......

Review: PK is a triumph and Aamir soars high

PK is no satire -- it's a bit too toothless for that -- but it is a rollicking mainstream entertainer with ambition to evoke some introspection, says Raja Sen.How must it feel to look at life......

'Swami Chinamayananda is the Rajinikanth of spiritualism'

'I didn’t want the biopic on Swami Chinmayananda to be a propaganda film,' filmmaker R S Prasanna tells Shobha Warrier/ Rediff.com Engineer-turned-filmmaker R S Prasanna made his mark......

'I never imagined I would be playing Swami Chinmayananda some day'

'Acting for On The Quest was a very fulfilling experience,' Sandeep Hebbar tells Praveen Sundaram/ Rediff.com Sandeep Hebbar plays the young Swami Chinmayananda in Tamil filmmaker R S......

'Investing in girls is about the smartest thing you can do'

Over Dosas in Mumbai, Oscar winner Megan Mylan tells Vaihayasi Pande Daniel why she chose India and girl empowerment as the subject of her new documentary. Image: Megan Mylan (centre) with her......

'Sitara Devi was the greatest kathak diva ever'

A look at the top tweets from your favourite Bollywood celebrities: Several celebrities took to Twitter to pay tribute to the late Kathak legend Sitara Devi. Lata Mangeshkar: 'Prasiddha......

From easy-going to intense, pieces are falling in place for Srikanth

Two-time Olympic gold medallist Lin Dan suffered a shock defeat at the hands of unheralded Indian shuttler Kidambi Srikanth in the final of the China Open Super Series From a laidback boy with poor......

Hottest Sporting Buzz: Former Germany 'keeper Wiese set for WWE debut!

Tim Wiese enters the ring during a WWE red carpet event on Saturday. Photograph: Twitter Former German international football goalkeeper Tim Wiese is all beefed up now and set for a career in......

VVS Laxman's Pataudi Lecture: Full Text

Full text of VVS Laxman's Pataudi Memorial Lecture in Kolkata. VVS Laxman delivers the third annual Pataudi Memorial lecture, at the Taj Bengal Hotel in Kolkata. Photograph: BCCI Good evening......

Exclusive! Coach Jayaraj decodes KL Rahul's meteoric rise

KL Rahul in action for India 'A' during the Quadrangular Series match against Australia 'A' in Brisbane in July 2014. Photograph: Matt Roberts/Getty Images Ever since he saw him bat for the first......

Ryder Cup: Rose, Stenson win record-breaking classic

Justin Rose and Henrik Stenson of Europe celebrate. Photograph: Andrew Redington/Getty Images Justin Rose and Henrik Stenson reeled off a record 10 successive birdies to win a fourball encounter......

  People speak for the great transformation

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Prasoon Prasoon
Q. Four of every 10 Asians living with HIV are Indian. India is world's largest consumer of antibiotics. Do these figures indicate ignorant Indians have transformed this great land into a drain ?
Prasoon Prasoon:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/four-of-every-10-asians-living-with-hiv-are-indian.-india-is/27640551/answers/

tragedy king
Q. Where is my liver?
Tragedy King:  A. Horrible... truth more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/where-is-my-liver/27320774/answers/27640561

tragedy king
Q. Sunny going around in bungalow looking for ghost in inners. Is it horror scene or comedy? Audience is laughing like anything?
Tragedy King:  A. The liver is the second largest after skin single organ in the body, weighing two kg in the average adult. ', As adult humans can be of different...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/sunny-going-around-in-bungalow-looking-for-ghost-in-inners.-/27240456/answers/27320776

Mahesh Gopal Shanbhag
Q. How to improve one's observation ?
Mahesh Gopal Shanbhag:  A. Hey! I love romantic comedies... I am not sure if you like 'cutsie' ones or not but I included them anyway! I starred the more 'serious' ones!...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/how-to-improve-ones-observation-/27092650/answers/27240468

Motu
Q. Am I reading into it too much about this girI's situation?
Motu:  A. Improved-', Bangladesh didn't have test status in the ninetys. The current situation is that they've just won a test series against *once mighty*...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/am-i-reading-into-it-too-much-about-this-giris-situation/27067696/answers/27092653

  Web results for The Great Transformation
[Startup Watchlist] 3 behind the scene startups to look out for

Subscribe for the weekly newsletter It's been an exciting year for Indian Startups and probably the best time to start this Watchlist. Running... ...

http://yourstory.com/2014/12/startup-watchlist-newsletter-21/
Explore your mind

Lord Krishna gives the holy discourse to Arjuna on the battlefield of Kurukshetra. The balance of mind, which is highly sought after, can only... ...

http://www.deccanchronicle.com/141222/commentary-op-ed/article/mystic-mantra-explore-your-mind
The Republic of RSS

RSS (Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh) chief Mohan Bhagwat and VHP Working President Praveen Togadia during Virat Hindu Sammelan, organised by VHP as a... ...

http://www.deccanchronicle.com/141222/commentary-op-ed/article/republic-rss
Enriching Experience for Girl Students

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: The Rocket, a movie which won several accolades at international film festivals in 2013, was screened again on Saturday. The... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/thiruvananthapuram/Enriching-Experience-for-Girl-Students/2014/12/22/article2582692.ece
Breakthrough in Cure of Diabetes in Sight

BHUBANESWAR: The search for diabetes cure is on the verge of a remarkable breakthrough with stem cell research finding ways to convert normal human... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/odisha/Breakthrough-in-Cure-of-Diabetes-in-Sight/2014/12/22/article2583274.ece

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