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When I met Uncle Pai, the master story-teller

Akshata Udiaver remembers Anant Pai, the man who made history and mythology interesting for her and millions of other Indian childrenThey say, to write is to live forever. This holds true for Anant......

Remembering 'Uncle Pai'

Anant Pai, better known as 'Uncle Pai' -- the founding Editor and creator of Amar Chitra Katha and Tinkle comics -- passed away in Mumbai on Thursday night after a brief illness. He was 82,......

Tinkle's Uncle Pai passes away

Anant Pai, better known as Uncle Pai, the founder of Amar Chitra Katha and Tinkle comicspassedawayin Mumbai. The 81-year-old had been admitted to a hospital last week. Pai suffered a massive heart......

9/11: 'Love leaves a memory no one can steal'

After Joseph Mathai's death in the 9/11 attacks his wife Teresa found solace in doing service in his memory. Arthur J Pais reports The World Trade Center had a special connection with Joseph......

Grand nephew turns Netaji's biographer

Sugata Bose, author of freedom-fighter Subhas Chandra Bose's biography His Majesty's Opponent, talks to Arthur J Pais about his grand uncle, one of the freedom movement's most intriguing figures.......

Obama's Mumbai visit: The big picture

Corporate leaders at Saturday's business conclave featuring President Barack Obama reached consensus that transfer of technology, market access, and resisting protectionism must be central to......

More poor people in 8 Indian states than in all of Africa

Acute poverty prevails in eight Indian states, including Bihar, Uttar Pradesh and West Bengal, together accounting for more poor people than in the 26 poorest African nations combined, a new......

Shocker! Govt may cut income tax relief

People with more than Rs 10 lakh (Rs 1 million) annual income may not get the tax relief originally proposed in the Direct Taxes Code, as the finance ministry is for tweaking slabs across the board......

'Nargis, Meena Kumari, Madhubala, Suraiya... they all loved me'

'Madhubala told me that of all the addictions, the biggest addiction is make-up; once you put it on, you can never leave the limelight even if you want to,' Tabassum tells Patcy N. The petite......

How Manna Dey's wife helped him rehearse for a song

Arthur J Pais remembers the time when legendary singer Manna Dey, who passed away on Ocotber 24, recorded his first ever Malayalam song for the film Chemmen in 1965.  Manna Dey......

Does Rahman's If I Rise song deserve an Oscar?

The twitter world is quite a busy one, and Bollywood contributes a great deal to it. Here's looking at the best star tweets of the day. With barely two days left for the Oscars, A R Rahman......

Tracing Bollywood over six decades

Choreographer Vaibhavi Merchant caught the attention of Bollywood with her first solo work in the song Dhol Baaje for the hit film Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam. She bagged a National Award for it. Her......

Images: Shilpa Shetty weds

Nithya Ramani reports from Khandala, Maharashtra, on Shilpa Shetty's wedding on Sunday, which saw a surprising absence of star power. Images: Nithya Ramani, Hitesh Harisinghani. Unlike......

'An outstanding milestone in history of cricket'

Former players were effusive in their praise for Sachin Tendulkar who on Sunday became the first man in the history of Test cricket to post 50 centuries. -Scorecard The champion batsman scaled......

Tendulkar saddened by 'fixing' episode

Senior India batsman Sachin Tendulkar said people bringing disgrace to the game makes him sad as it leaves a bad impression on cricket, which should always head in the right direction. "Yes. It......

Spotted: Umpire Simon Taufel

Reader R Santhanam sent us this photograph. 'Hi, 'It was a surprise to see Simon Taufel at the ICC tournament in Singapore on the 6th of September. He welcomed every visitor for a photo......
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10 anecdotes that reveal the fantastic human being he is

Nishad Pai Vaidya recollects 10 incidents where Tendulkar showed why he was not only a great cricketer, but also a fine human being who remains... ...

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It's business as usual for Housing.com CEO

Mumbai: One morning in mid-March, a little before noon on a working Friday, Rahul Yadav , the 26-year-old chief executive of Locon Solutions Pvt.... ...

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Ujjwal (Biriyani) Nikam

Honest, how I wish the founder of Amar Chitra Katha, Anant (Uncle) Pai, were alive today. He would have made an illustrated story of the Amar... ...

http://www.outlookindia.com/article/Ujjwal-Biriyani-Nikam/293864
Bridgith D'Souza (74) (Bejju Bai) Kodange, Kirem

Daijiworld Media Network- Mangalore Bridgith D'souza (74) (Bejju Bai ), wife of Mark D'Souza, mother of Gracy / Antony Lasrado, Jaya Paul /... ...

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Folktales for the new age

My first tryst with Amar Chitra Katha took place in my pre-teen years. Knowing my love for comics, an ACK comic was an obvious gift from aunts and... ...

http://www.ahmedabadmirror.com/others/specials/Folktales-for-the-new-age/articleshow/46414916.cms

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