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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......

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......

A room with the worst view in the world!

Welcome to war.A day before iconic street artist Banksy opens Walled Off -- his hotel in Bethlehem, a few feet away from the Israel-Palestine Wall -- Monali Sarkar takes you inside on a tour. If......

A remarkable Indian you never heard of

A C Narayanan Nambiar's name will not ring a bell because he operated in the shadows where statecraft and secrecy overlap.An anti-colonial warrior, he was imprisoned in concentration camps and......

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......

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......

'I get really ridiculous scripts'

'I don't care about how people are used to seeing me -- that is their problem. They make little compartments in their heads and they want to fit everybody into that, but I don't really abide by......

'Baahubali 2 is better than the first because there is more drama'

'There will not be another Baahubali in this country.' Rana Daggubati gives us a sneak peek into the much-awaited sequel. The second part of SS Rajamouli's magnum opus Baahubali is in its last......

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......

Misbah reveals biggest regret of his career

Not leading against India in Test is a regret, says Misbah IMAGE:  Pakistan captain Misbah-ul-Haq. Photograph: Kai Schwoerer/Getty Images Pakistan's long-serving Test captain......

Guess who India's real cricketing star is!

No one even comes close to the impact Anil Kumble has had on Indian cricket, when it comes to winning matches and series, say Aakash Chopra and Impact Index. IMAGE: Captain Anil Kumble is chaired......

Falling in love with AB, all over again

Injury has just compelled A B de Villiers to step down as South Africa's captain.AB is a cricketer like none other, says Dhruv Munjal, adored by Indian fans just as they did Sachin Tendulkar.'His......

What it's like to have the second-most important job in India?

'Of the 32 captains who have led India in Test cricket, only four have been pure bowlers -- Ghulam Ahmed, Venkatraghavan, Bishan Bedi and myself.' 'The captain must lead with only one idea in mind......
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Kumble stumped by opposition's wrong un

The Board of Control for Cricket in India's decision to invite applications for the post of head coach of the Indian cricket team has been... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/613959/kumble-stumped-oppositions-wrong-un.html
A wedding which will make you believe in love

Acid attack survivor Lalita ties the knot with Rahul Kumar at a dream wedding.Text and photographs: Hitesh Harisinghani/Rediff.com IMAGE: The... ...

http://www.rediff.com/getahead/report/a-wedding-which-will-make-you-believe-in-love/20170524.htm
Jharkhand violence, beginning of a Jungle Raj?

Amid rumors that a few outsiders infiltrated into their villages to abduct children, tribals along the borders of Seraikela-Kharsawan, East... ...

http://www.sify.com/news/jharkhand-violence-beginning-of-a-jungle-raj-news-columns-rfxjHJcijbbea.html
India's first transgender principal

New Delhi: Their identity in society is largely limited to being termed "hijras" (eunuchs), they are often ridiculed for their appearance, their... ...

http://www.sify.com/news/transgenders-must-raise-their-voice-demand-their-rights-indias-first-transgender-principal-news-national-rfvmucghegfdi.html
The Heroin Business Is Booming in America

On a drizzly May afternoon, a man in gray sweatpants and a black Bengals hoodie sold a half-gram of heroin for $70 inside a dingy market on the... ...

http://www.mydigitalfc.com/news/heroin-business-booming-america-300

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