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'The Indian soldiers adapted quickly and performed remarkably well'

'Many sepoys fought with distinction, winning some of the first Victoria Crosses to be awarded to Indians; and indeed, as in any army fighting under such inhumane conditions -- standing in the......

The soldier who won India's first Param Vir Chakra

Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Thursday, November 3, joined senior army officers and other ranks in paying tribute to the country's first Param Vir Chakra recipient, Major Somnath Sharma, on......

What you didn't know about Indian trains

Trains, at one point in time, were not just a mode of transport. They told a story, says Bibek Debroy. IMAGE: The Saraighat Express. Photograph: Kind courtesy Smeet Chowdhury/Flickr This is a......

The Army will always be there to keep the country together

'Whether Kashmir or anywhere else, whether in peace or in war, pay commissions or no pay commissions, hollowness and shortages notwithstanding, the Indian Army -- and Sekin Fif -- will always be......

7 States. 6 Days. 2,148 km and a journey of a lifetime

When Rediff.com's Archana Masih and Rajesh Karkera set course from the foothills of the Himalayas to the Arabian Sea, they could not think of a better place to begin their journey than the stately......

Tracking 140 years' journey of the Bombay Stock Exchange

Image: Ashish Chauhan, CEO of the Bombay Stock Exchange with Kajal Agarwal during the Muhurat Trading session. Photograph: Kind courtesy: BSE. BSE, the country's first and indigenously propelled......

Delhi, Mumbai among world's 7 worst cities for business travel

If you are on a business trip to any of these cities, travelling can be a nightmare and here’s why.   Image: An aerial view of Gateway of India, Mumbai. Photograph: Reuters Each one of......

China wealth fund, Commerce Min to get new heads

China will likely appoint savvy international dealmakers to run its giant sovereign wealth fund and Commerce Ministry in a soft power push to soothe fears over a planned spending spree to boost......

Work on PCs? Here're new glasses to save your eyes

Are you a computer addict, spend long hours working before the screen and are worried about your eyesight? Well, now you can protect your eyes easily. Gunnar Optiks, one of the leading......

Check out the world's highest hotel!

The world's highest hotel, Ritz Carlton  is open in Hong Kong. With spectacular views of the Victoria Harbour, the 118-storyed architectural marvel is a sight to behold. Click NEXT to read on ...

Sushmita Sen joins Instagram!

Top posts on social media from your favourite Bollywood celebrities: Former beauty queen and actress Sushmita Sen is the latest Bollywood celebrity to join Instagram. She posted a collage of......

The MOST MEMORABLE roles of Pran

Art and reality cross paths to produce some incredible paradoxes. One of the greatest villains of Indian cinema is also one of the finest human beings the industry of entertainment has known. The......

Review: Saheb Biwi Aur Gangster Returns in grand style

Tigmanshu Dhulia's Saheb Biwi Aur Gangster Returns is better, sharper and more assured than the prequel, writes Raja Sen.The title means nothing, you know. Saheb Biwi Aur Gangster was fine,......

Review: Saheb Biwi Aur Gangster Returns in grand style

Tigmanshu Dhulia's Saheb Biwi Aur Gangster Returns is better, sharper and more assured than the prequel, writes Raja Sen.The title means nothing, you know. Saheb Biwi Aur Gangster was fine,......

Looking at Shahid's many link-ups

Shahid Kapoor's career seems to be going great guns, with him doing great movies like Jab We Met and Kaminey. And off the camera, he's been doing quite well too, having become quite the ladies'......

NSW hold edge over Victoria in first semi-final

Batting might tilts the balance in New South Wales' favour when Simon Katich and his men cross swords with Victoria Bushrangers in an all-Australian semi-final in the Champions League Twenty20 in......

PHOTOS: The gold medallists on Day 6 at Rio Olympics

Check out the gold medal winners on Day 6 of the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, on  Thursday: Oleksiak and Manuel tie for women's 100m freestyle gold IMAGE: Simone Manuel, left, and......

Dipika in final of Australian Open squash event

IMAGE: Dipika Pallikal of India. Photograph: Stanley Chou/Getty Images. Top seed Dipika Pallikal entered the finals of the Australian Open squash event, a PSA world tour event, after posting a......

I-League: Cornell Glen brace sinks Salgaocar

IMAGE: Mohun Bagan players celebrate. Photographer: AIFF Media Cornell Glen struck twice as defending champions Mohun Bagan continued their winning run by notching up a convincing 3-1 win over......

Aus Open PHOTOS: Nadal knocked out by Verdasco; Halep, Venus also bow out

Photos from the matches on Day 2 at the Australian Open IMAGE: Spain's Rafael Nadal reacts during his first round match against Spain's Fernando Verdasco at the Australian Open, at Melbourne Park,......
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Ashwini Ponnappa and Sikki Reddy go down in the final

Ashwini Ponnappa Ashwini Ponnappa and Sikki Reddy 's great run came to an end at the USD 17,500 Welsh International in Cardiff on Saturday as... ...

http://www.sportskeeda.com/badminton/welsh-international-ashwini-ponnappa-sikki-reddy-go-down-final/
All the King's Men

Clockwise from top: Maharaja Sawai Madho Singh II was loath to take to the seas, but eventually was cajoled by the British Viceroy; Members of the... ...

http://www.punemirror.in/others/leisure/Travel-All-the-Kings-Men/articleshow/55777066.cms
23 years ago, Pablo Escobar was gunned down in his hometown, but his killing remains shrouded in mystery

AFP Colombian police and military forces storm the rooftop where drug lord Pablo Escobar was shot dead just moments earlier during an exchange of... ...

http://www.businessinsider.in/23-years-ago-Pablo-Escobar-was-gunned-down-in-his-hometown-but-his-killing-remains-shrouded-in-mystery/articleshow/55755754.cms
At Home Group Inc. Announces New Director and Officers

AT HOME GROUP INC. (NYSE:HOME) Intraday Stock Chart Today : Friday 2 December 2016 PLANO, Texas , Dec. 2, 2016 /PRNewswire/ --At Home Group... ...

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Bullseye Event Group Announces Location of 2017 Players Tailgate at Super Bowl LI

PRWeb 2016-12-02 The 2017 Players Tailgate will be just one and a half blocks from the main entrance of the Super Bowl making it one of the... ...

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