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Is India still the 'slumdog' for the West?

SlumDog Millionaire has won over the Western audiences with its 'fairy tale in a Mumbai slum' storyline but back home the film has opened up a heated debate about the stereotyped representation of......

'Indira Gandhi was the James Bond of power politics'

'She was the only prime minister who won a decisive military victory.' 'She won a real war; she didn't play video games on prime time TV over surgical strikes!' 'She understood power better than......

China believes the best form of defence is attack

'How can a State, which claims to be a responsible power, unilaterally grab a "disputed" area to build a road on it?' asks Claude Arpi. After completing my first book on Tibet in the 1990s, I......

Indian on the outside, Swedish on the inside

Born and abandoned in Mumbai, reborn in Sweden, Erika Sandberg says she is Indian on the outside, but feels Swedish on the inside.Rediff.com's Vaihayasi Pande Daniel narrates her tale.Illustration:......

China has moved from assertive to aggressive

'The men in black suits and hair dye in Beijing have not only completely blown the cover story of "peaceful rise," but have managed to antagonise the regional powers in the Indo-Pacific,' says......

The story of West Bengal's dismal industrial performance

A policy-related problem that urgently needs to be redressed is the ‘miniaturisation’ of projects, notes Ashok K Lahiri. Image: Miniaturisation will not work for industry and......

Did demonetization steal the colour from art?

Since the note ban was announced, auction houses, galleries and art fairs are witnessing lukewarm sales -- even with masters like Souza, Raza and Padamsee. Ritika Kochhar reports. IMAGE: At this......

Trump's choice: The importance of being Ajit Pai

The new chief of America's Federal Communications Commission is not a fan of net neutrality.So what's his vision of communications and digital policy in these times?We find out... IMAGE: Ajit Pai......

The most powerful woman in Indian business

'I want to leave behind the bank stronger and better than when I took over,' SBI Chairman Arundhati Bhattacharya tells Niraj Bhatt and Abhijit Lele. IMAGE: Arundhati Bhattacharya was appointed......

Delayed monsoon: Cheer for some, bad news for FMCG

Sales of refrigerators were higher this year versus last year. Anirudh Dhoot, director, Videocon Industries, is a happy man these days. He says the 2016 summer season has been the best in three......

Sound Of Music director dead

Robert Wise, director of Hollywood musicals like West Side Story (1961) and The Sound Of Music (1965), died at his Los Angeles home, an official of the San Sebastian Film Festival said on......

'Forget me being Sridevi, I am a normal mother'

'I was on my toes the entire time because I was working with such great actors.''I learnt a lot.'The movie legend discusses Mom with Rediff.com's Jahnavi Patel. Photograph: Kind courtesy......

'When it comes to your country, you should take a stand'

'I know many actors living outside India put on accents in films because they think that is how Indians talk. I avoid that.'I don't have to prove anything through my accent.' 'My psyche is......

Mughal-e-Azam: A world class Indian production at last

'We want to be a nation at par with the best internationally.''But why is it in theatre we continue to have such low standards?' Aseem Chhabra speaks to director Feroz Abbas Khan about his fabulous......

How Alia Bhatt nailed Udta Punjab

'The starting point of the Udta Punjab casting was that we didn't think stars would do a film like this, so we'd take non-stars.''As the names kept rolling in and we had Kareena Kapoor and Shahid......

Deported from New Zealand, Windies cricketer Rose tells his story

IMAGE: Former West Indies fast bowler Franklin Rose shows despair. Photograph: Ross Setford/Getty Images. Former West Indies cricketer Franklyn Rose says he faced racial injustice in New Zealand......

Reservations in cricket: Not a bad idea

'We should be open to looking at Ramdas Athavale's suggestion of reservations in the cricket team.''India will not be unique if it chooses to do this,' says Aakar Patel. Two recent events have......

'God of Commentary' prepares to say goodbye

Henry Blofeld, who charmed the cricket world for more than 40 years, bids farewell to the microphone come September.Haresh Pandya salutes the Master. IMAGE: Henry Blofeld always livened up......

Kohli and Co. arrive in West Indies amid off-field controversy

IMAGE: West Indies captain Jason Holder greets Virat Kohli at a hotel on the Indian team's arrival in Port-of-Spain on Wednesday. Photograph: Cricket West Indies/Twitter The Indian cricket team......

How money speaks more than medals

If you don't have power in a game you are masters of, the world will walk all over you, notes Shekhar Gupta. IMAGE: Indian players celebrate after they won the Asian Champion Trophy beating......
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Hello Privilege

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Mithali Raj and Co on cusp of creating history

History beckons the Indian women's cricket team when it takes on England in the ICC World Cup 2017 final at Lord's on Sunday, aiming to cap a... ...

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‘‘The greatest favour Rahul Gandhi could do himself and to Indian democracy is to retire’’

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