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The battle between secular India and Bharat

  A left-leaning centralised socialist model has created a shortage/entitlement economy. In fact one of the reasons for India's limited progress is that post-independent India is at odds with......

How India is a nation of cheats

Rajiv Malhotra’s plagiarism may not be as horrifying as impersonating an exam candidate in Indore -- but they’re both forms of cheating One of those uniquely Indian English terms,......

'Hinduism has been failed by seculars and the right-wing'

'The real danger in India right now is that identity politics is being stoked in extremely dangerous ways.' 'The narrative you get about churches in the mainstream Indian media and the narrative......

Iran, world powers agree on framework for nuclear deal

  US Secretary of State John Kerry speaks to the press following Iranian nuclear talks at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne (Ecole Polytechnique Federale De Lausanne).......

Iran nuclear deal: P5+1 nations meeting ends on 'positive note'

The meeting of the foreign ministers of the P5+1 nations aimed to smoothen out major bumps in reaching a nuclear deal with Iran has ended with a positive note. The meeting of P5+1 -- China, Russia,......

Can China, Greece woes trip global equity markets?

Analysts agree China, Greece and US Fed developments need careful monitoring but India should gain, over time, from relative rise of the dollar and fall in commodity prices. Developments at the......

US asks India to go slow in boosting trade ties with Iran

A worker walks atop a tanker wagon to check the freight level at an oil terminal on the outskirts of Kolkata. Photograph: Rupak De Chowdhuri/Reuters The United States wants India and other......

India may get fresh US waiver on business with Iran

India may soon get a fresh waiver from the sanctions imposed on doing business with Iran, the US indicated on Friday while noting that India has made ‘tremendous progress’ in reducing......

Patents: The US is losing its lead

When it comes to U.S. patents, America is no longer No.1. Last year, for the first time, the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office issued more patents to foreigners than to Americans. And the rest of the......

The wives of the billionaires

Gaining membership to the billionaire wives' club is no easy feat. Today, there are just 110 eligible 10-figure bachelors, including divorced men, in the world. So what does it take to marry one?......

Comedian Jack Carter dies at 93

Funnyman Jack Carter, who was a familiar presence on 1950s and '60s variety shows like The Ed Sullivan Show and Laugh-In, has died of respiratory failure. He was 93. The......

12 MUST WATCH Movies

'It is always wonderful to discover a gem of film at an international film festival. It is even more exciting when that film is from India.' Aseem Chhabra/Rediff.com lists his favourite movies at......

'Hinduism is much bigger than a book'

Here's what your favourite Bollywood celebrities are tweeting. Following a court-backed settlement with a Delhi-based Hindutva group, publisher Penguin Books India has withdrawn American author......

Bollywood's red-hot babes

Passionate, fiery and oh-so-sexy, red is a colour of tremendous appeal. And so from comic-book cutie Wendy-The Good Little Witch to fashion legend Valentino Garavani, everyone's besotted with this......

'American films would make fun of India'

Five years ago scriptwriter Tracey Jackson went to Hollywood with a clipping from The New York Times, perhaps the first article to report on the call centres in India. The article talked about......

Serena makes history by clinching Australian Open title

Following Serena Williams's 19th Grand Slam title, here is the list of Australian Open women's singles champions since the event began in 1922 (Australian unless stated): Serena Williams of the......

Adlington owes C'wealth gold to pasta and pizza

World record-holder Rebecca Adlington credited pasta and pizza for her return to form with a gold medal in the Commonwealth Games women's 800 metres freestyle on Thursday. It was the Briton's first......

Romero wins Olympic medals in different sports

Rebecca Romero became the first British woman to win medals in two different summer Olympic sports when she beat her team mate to win gold in the women's 3-km individual pursuit cycling on Sunday.......

Indian eves lose hockey opener

Defending champions India started their title defence on a disastrous note, being outplayed by formidable Australia before losing 2-4 in the women's hockey tournament at the Commonwealth Games in......
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Vatsyayana's status update

Small Talk with Wendy Doniger With her new work, author and academician Wendy Doniger hopes that she can change the mistaken belief that the... ...

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McDonald's Indian ops become victim of a slugfest

I was ambushed," grumbles Vikram Bakshi, the 60-year old former managing director of Connaught Plaza Restaurants Private Limited (CPRL), the 50:50... ...

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18 of the best business quotes

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Enter the dragon

Every precious spot of shade and vantage point at Hemis gompa (monastery) was taken while the not-so-lucky sat patiently in the sun. Whenever a... ...

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Update on Gipsy Lane level crossing, Needham Market

Residents from Needham Market and representatives from Network Rail and a number of local authorities in Suffolk have formed a new group to find a... ...

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