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'My Muslim-ness did not matter, my professional competence did'

At an online book release event, former vice president Hamid Ansari lays to rest the controversies surrounding his tenure. IMAGE: Vice President Hamid Ansari at his farewell function exchanges......

'Should we have such thin skin?'

'I don’t believe that it behoves democracies like us who claim to be the largest democracy in the world, to have such a thin skin about the possibility of foreign commentary' IMAGE: Prime......

'Nitish Kumar has to be a junior partner of the BJP'

'BJP has achieved its aim by making him a regional leader dependent on them.' IMAGE: The Nitish Kumar-led Janata Dal-United could only win 43 seats while its ally, the Bharatiya Janata Party, won......

Lockdown Times: A unique Goan perspective!

Sheela Jaywant invites you to explore the GoaWriters's interesting look at the lockdown. IMAGE: Authors Shashi Deshpande, second from left, Jerry Pinto, right, and Damodar Mauzo, second from......

Thank you Delhi for protecting India's soul: Kishor

As trends indicate an easy return to power for the Aam Aadmi Party in Delhi, former Janata Dal-United vice-president, Prashant Kishor, thanked the people for "standing up to protect" the country's......

Why I support 27% reservation in private sector jobs'

'The government and corporate sector must join hands to implement action which allows all of India to develop. It would be good for the corporate sector in the long run.' 'It is not that talent is......

State govts fail to get cracking on cyber crime

Even as hackers attacked more than 5,500 websites in the first six months this year, security agencies are groping in the dark to find a way to tackle the problem. Interestingly, though the......

India, a natural hub for BPO

Building on the trust generated over years of delivering offshore IT services, India is now the natural destination for business process outsourcing in the world, director general of the......

Dawood to Daddy: Bollywood's dons

Bollywood glorifies Mumbai's underworld dons in its movies. IMAGE: Arjun Rampal as Arun Gawli in Daddy and Shraddha Kapoor in and as Haseena Parkar. Gangster lives hold a fascination for......

Box Office: A Gentleman, Babumoshai get poor opening

The hits and misses of the week. A Gentleman, Babumoshai Bandookbaaz, Sniff and Qaidi Band saw poor openings at the box office despite the long three-day weekend. The idea to release films......

Box Office: Bareilly Ki Barfi gets poor opening

The hits and misses of the week. Last week's release Bareilly Ki Barfi meets with a poor opening at the box office. A solo Hindi release with limited screens, the film picks up marginally on......

Gear up to welcome the Dussera releases

There are three big releases and two smaller films just before and during Dussera. Power (starring Ravi Teja, Hansika and Regina) released on September 12. Mahesh Babu’s Aagadu, directed by......

Review: Satya 2 Is As Bad As Satya Was Good

It is hard to believe that RGV chose to make a sequel to his most iconic creation as both the films, Satya and Satya 2 have nothing in common, writes Paloma Sharma. There are a couple of things......

Kohli vs Dhoni as table toppers RCB take on CSK

IMAGE: Chennai Super Kings captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni with Royal Challengers Bangalore skipper Virat Kohli. Photograph: BCCI It would be nothing short of a clash of the titans when the in-form......

Shane Bond scalps 3; Kukreja, Rayudu hit tons

Star attraction Shane Bond claimed three wickets but the day belonged to Mumbaikar Sahil Kukreja (157 not out) and Hyderabad's Ambati Rayudu (133) who hit scintillating centuries on the opening day......

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