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Toni Morrison: Despots won't lose control over media

'We all know nations that can be identified by the flight of writers from their shores.'These are regimes whose fear of unmonitored writing is justified because truth is trouble.'It is trouble for......

The courage of Captain Haneef, Vir Chakra, martyr at 25

'Captain Haneef-ud-din, pulling his sinewy body forward, crawled, rifle in hand, in the snow on 6 June 1999. He died on this craggy mountainside exactly two years after he had passed out of the......

How Shehla Rashid became a firebrand youth leader

Shehla doesn't and has never shied away from talking the tough talk and walking the tough walk, says Gurmehar Kaur. IMAGE: Shehla Rashid. Photograph: Umar Ganie for Rediff.com To a bystander she......

A Constitution for ALL Indians

'Constitutional narratives are forged both inside and outside courtrooms,' says Rohit De.Illustrations: Dominic Xavier/Rediff.com In 1978 the Supreme Court of India admitted a petition from a poor......

A Constitution for ALL Indians

'Constitutional narratives are forged both inside and outside courtrooms,' says Rohit De.Illustrations: Dominic Xavier/Rediff.com In 1978 the Supreme Court of India admitted a petition from a poor......

Why Mallya sold Berger Paints to a 'shopkeeper'

Mallya understood, astutely, that the Dhingras were very keen to acquire Berger Paints.He upped his asking price.The figure Vijay asked for was found to be much more than what Kuldip and Gurbachan......

How Economy Stalled Under Manmohan & Modi

The Indian economy was on an impressive growth path through the first decade of this century till it was brought to an abrupt halt by the policy inertia during UPA2 and the Modi government's......

Did JRD think Patel would have been a better PM than Nehru?

'Nehru once told JRD, "I hate the mention of the very word profit".''"Jawaharlal, I am talking about the need of the public sector making a profit!" JRD replied.''Nehru reiterated, "Never talk to......

'RBI's regulatory failure created IL&FS mess'

In a soon to be published book, 'Of Counsel: The Challenges of the Modi-Jaitley Economy,' former chief economic advisor Arvind Subramanian says though RBI has a good reputation, it does not mean......

How I tackled Bloody Monday

Soon after the BJP lost the 2004 election, the stockmarkets went into unprecedented free fall.Then SEBI Chairman G N Bajpai reveals how his firm handling of the situation restored confidence and......

'Definitely he's touched by God'

A lot of people only associate him with his music. And, obviously, he's a great musician.But Rahman, above all else, is a living example of spiritual equilibrium and intrinsic human goodness.A......

How a movie star cheated death

'I had no idea whatsoever about my condition.''When I asked for a mirror to see how I looked, the nurses and doctors exchanged wary glances with each other, refusing to oblige me.''I learnt many......

The Lady Who Writes Magical Songs

'We, the audience, listen to stories that have nothing to do with us and we cry, just from the truth of those stories.''And Anvita is one of those people who makes this happen.'A fascinating......

The day Soha Ali Khan discovered she was PREGNANT!

'As I waited in the bathroom for the pink line or lines to form, I caught my reflection in the mirror and held my own gaze.''My heart was thudding so loudly in my chest I thought it would wake......

Video: Why did Ustad Amjad Ali Khan invite Karan Johar?

Glimspes from the launch of Ustad Amjad Ali Khan's book, Master On Masters. Video: Afsar Dayatar/Rediff.com When a music maestro decides to write about 12 music icons of the twentieth century, you......

Cricket Buzz: Mithali set to write on her personal life

IMAGE: Mithali Raj will come out with her autobiography. Photograph: Twitter. Indian women's cricket team captain Mithali Raj will come out with her autobiography next year which will......
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Despots won't lose control over media

'We all know nations that can be identified by the flight of writers from their shores.'These are regimes whose fear of unmonitored writing is... ...

http://www.rediff.com/news/special/toni-morrison-despots-wont-lose-control-over-media/20190807.htm
The courage of Captain Haneef, Vir Chakra, martyr at 25

'Captain Haneef-ud-din, pulling his sinewy body forward, crawled, rifle in hand, in the snow on 6 June 1999. He died on this craggy mountainside... ...

http://www.rediff.com/news/special/the-courage-of-capt-haneef-vir-chakra-martyr-at-25/20190723.htm
Actor Balraj Sahni's biography by son to hit stands in August

NEW DELHI, July 20: Untold stories from the life and times of renowned film and stage actor Balraj Sahni will now be told in his biography,... ...

http://www.assamtribune.com/scripts/detailsnew.asp?id=jul2019/at049
Why Mallya sold Berger Paints to a 'shopkeeper'

Mallya understood, astutely, that the Dhingras were very keen to acquire Berger Paints.He upped his asking price.The figure Vijay asked for was... ...

http://www.rediff.com/money/special/why-mallya-sold-berger-paints-to-a-shopkeeper/20190718.htm
'Fate had a way of pulling them together'

Rahul couldn't stop thinking about her. Did he have the courage to approach Her?Read this excerpt from The Secrets We Keep by Sudeep Nagarkar...... ...

http://www.rediff.com/getahead/report/books-relationships-fate-had-a-way-of-pulling-them-together/20190716.htm

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