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Jung acting like Churchill; has no faith in democracy, says Delhi home minister

Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung is using the language of Winston Churchill who as British prime minister had strongly opposed granting Independence to India, Delhi Home Minister Satyendar Jain......

Nobel Prize for Literature: Why Winston Churchill won

Let's take a look at some lesser known facts related to the distinguished authors who have won the Nobel Prize in literature... The maximum number of awards -- 26 -- have been won by authors......

Is this what my country has come to?

'We have,' says Anvar Alikhan, 'proved right Winston Churchill, when he warned in 1947 that 'Power will go to rascals, rogues, freebooters...'Illustration: Uttam Ghosh The best of times, the worst......

A fallen legend: Winston Churchill's dark side exposed

Madhusree Mukerjee's book on Winston Churchill bares his dark side, reports Arthur J Pais Could a man applauded for his courage in standing up to Adolf Hitler have had such contempt for another......

When Winston Churchill won the Nobel Prize in Literature

Peruvian author Mario Vargas Llosa has won the Nobel Prize for literature in 2010 Alfred Nobel, the man responsible for the prestigious awards that recognise excellence in various categories, had......

Swatch gets Rs 1 crore wristwatch to India

Napoleon Bonaparte wore one, as did Queen Victoria and Winston Churchill. Now, Indians, too, can carve a piece of history for themselves, with the Swatch Group launching the Breguet brand of......

Hinduja group to turn UK's Old War Office building into a hotel

Image: UK's iconic Old War Office building. Photograph: Courtesy, ChrisO/Wikimedia Commons     The Hinduja Group, in partnership with a Spanish industrial company, has acquired UK's......

Ajit Balakrishnan: When I'm 64

Will you still need me, will you still feed me, when I'm 64?" sang the Beatles when they burst into the international music scene.   I was in my late teens when I first heard this......

'Indian elites are out of touch with the poor'

The disparity between the outlook of the rich and poor was greater in India than in any other emerging economy. Indians might want to be worried about this because this suggests that the rich are......

Should Narayana Murthy have come back to his 'other' family?

What is the fuss about Narayana Murthy returning to Infosys?After all, many leaders have thrived in similar situations. "The classic example is of Winston Churchill. He was a terrible politician......

Review: Garm Hava still fascinates

Garm Hava is a product of like-minded artistry and resourceful acumen that hasn't spared any effort to reserve its special place in movie history, says Sukanya Verma. In the words of Winston......

'I feel at home in India,' Attenborough said

'At the end of the interview, as he walked with us to the elevator, he looked at me and said, "Do you think it was my karma that I should have made this film?"' Arthur J Pais/ recalls his......

Schweinsteiger to sue Chinese company over lookalike Nazi doll

IMAGE: Manchester United's Bastian Schweinsteiger. Photograph: Jeff Haynes/Action Images via Reuters Germany captain Bastian Schweinsteiger is taking legal action against a Chinese company that......

Figure out why Blatter will remain FIFA boss...

‘He is powerful, he is untouchable, he is, I would say, the Pope of Football’ ‘He is an incredibly intelligent man, he knows everything, and everybody and knows how everything......

Peekaboo: Road to FIFA elections is full of surprises

FIFA President Joseph Blatter leaves the room after a press conference. Photograph: Philipp Schmidli/Getty Images CONCACAF's congress witnessed an outburst of support for incumbent Sepp Blatter......

Happy and glorious, London signs off in style

A celebration of British music, recognition of those who have contributed to the success of the Olympics Games and the resurrection of influential figures in British history were at the centre of a......

PHOTOS: Colourful party brings curtain down on Games

London said farewell to the Olympic Games on Sunday with a high-octane romp through British pop music, bringing the curtain down on more than two weeks of action at the end of which the United......
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Winston Churchill's office to become a part of heritage hotel, thanks to the Hinduja Group

The Hinduja Group co-chairman says the 110-year-old structure will be open to visitors after completion of construction work. The Hinduja family... ...
Where have all the Awards gone?

By Ananya S Guha. There seems to be some debate about the legendary Bob Dylan receiving the Nobel award. The purists feel that a musician... ...
Movember money and University of Calgary offers Calgary prostate cancer survivors free activity programs

From the Wires Oct. 18, 2016 01:07 PM CALGARY, AB--(Marketwired - October 18, 2016) - University of Calgary Kinesiology researcher Dr.... ...
Hardly a stranger in Moscow

Winston Churchill once described Russia as a riddle, wrapped in a mystery, inside an enigma. Almost seven decades later, that image hasn't changed... ...
Walter Reid

Editor's note: In his new book Historian Walter Reid offers another glimpse into the long explored and considered role of the Empire in shaping... ...

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