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What Modi and the BJP can learn from America

'You can fight to win leadership of a party, yet join party rivals to win a general election in the US. The fact that dissent is not rebellion is not really appreciated in India, where we are used......

On Day 2, Headley reveals plot to kill Thackeray

Mumbai attacks co-accused David Headley, who scouted Shiv Sena headquarters, on Tuesday testified there was a plot involving his handlers in Pakistan's Inter Services Intelligence and terror outfit......

Raj in trouble for calling CST 'Victoria Terminus'

Maharashtra Navnirman Sena chief Raj Thackeray, who forced filmmaker Karan Johar to apologise for calling Mumbai 'Bombay' in his film, has attracted the ire of critics for calling the Chhatrapati......

Why I like Farah Khan

When Mira Nair planned a brief harem dance sequence in her film Vanity Fair, she went to Bollywood and contacted Farah Khan -- the industry's top and perhaps the most creative choreographer. Nair......

Mira Nair rejects Harry Potter film

Internationally acclaimed filmmaker Mira Nair has rejected the offer to direct the fifth Harry Potter movie, Harry Potter And The Order Of The Phoenix simply because she did not find it creative......

Mira Nair to direct Rani

For those who wondered where Rani Mukerji would go after filming Black with ace director Sanjay Leela Bhansali, here's the answer in two words: Mira Nair.This is not the first timethe duchess of......

Vanity Fair gets mixed reviews

Major American critics disagreeover Mira Nair's Vanity Fair. While some of the large circulated newspapers such as the Chicago Tribune, Chicago Sun-Times, Washington Post, San Francisco Chronicle......

Vanity Fair: Exuberant Exotica

Mira Nair's ambitiousVanity Fair offers a feast to the eyes, thanks to sharply etched performances by veteran British actors. But the film progressively loses its focus as a social satire. It also......

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Q. Name the Novelist who was also known as Thackeray?
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Q. what do u think about thackareys (all three) ?
Joseph Chacko:  A. All three i have read about are/were great in their chosen field...1.William Makepeace Thackeray (Novelist)2. Jimmy Thackeray (Blues Artist)3....... more

Q. Which Thackeray u hate most? \a)Bal Thackerayb)Udhav Thackerayc)Raj Thackeray
Cmm:  A. I hate William Makepeace Thackeray. The British Administrator of East India company. He faced strong opposition from Kittur Rani Chennamma (1778 -...... more

Q. \"The world is a looking glass and gives back to everyman the reflection of his own face \" --William.M.Thackeray--Comment.
Cmm:  A. It is true. Even in other person we see our own image. Why do we call some good and some people bad. We say so according to our own images they...... more

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