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Nitish back as CM, with two deputy CMs from BJP
Janata Dal-United president Nitish Kumar on Sunday took oath as Chief Minister of Bihar for a record ninth time after a dramatic volte-face, ditching the Mahagathbandhan and the Opposition bloc......
Gandhis, Mamata, Kejri, Nitish stay out of INDIA coordination panel
The Opposition INDIA bloc on Friday finalised a 14-member coordination-cum-election strategy committee comprising members of various parties, and it will function as the alliance's highest......
Study warned Himalayan glaciers melting at alarming speed
A part of the Nanda Devi glacier broke off in Uttarakhand's Chamoli district on Sunday, leading to massive floods, recalling a 2019 study that warned about the dangers of climate change and said......
10 things we know from 'ArnabGate'
Sumit Bhattacharya lists what the leaked WhatsApp conversations reveal about the man named Arnab Goswami, and a certain PDG. Illustration: Dominic Xavier/Rediff.com So, just how patriotic......
What India loses when journalists lose jobs
When journalism is destroyed, what is destroyed is a common man's weapon against the might of the establishment, notes Sumit Bhattacharya. Illustration: Dominic Xavier/Rediff.com Can you......
Modi, mines, viprit buddhi
Yes, India needs desperate measures to kick-start growth. But selling off its lungs to the highest bidder to hack away cannot be the way out, says Sumit Bhattacharya. IMAGE: Prime Minister......
Modi-I has actually left the economy in good shape
The Modi government has handled inflation far better than any government in the past two decades. Both the stock market and currency indices have begun to show confidence in the economy, despite......
5 things Jaitley should do in a post-demonetisation Budget
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley should not drop the ball on continuing the battle against black money and move towards digital transactions to reduce the preponderance of cash in the economy, says A......
PM asks industry to take risks; India Inc wants rate cut
Several industry leaders pitched for a interest rate cut saying it would help them take risks and scale up investments. Image: Prime Minister Narendra Modi chairing a high-level meeting on the......
Monsoon getaways are cheaper on your pocket
Image: Uttarakhand's Valley of Flowers. Photograph: Araghu/Wikimedia Commons Hotels, airlines offer discounts to attract customers during lean season; attractions include treks, nature trails,......
Jawan Review: SRK Shows Who's Baap!
Jawan springs a real surprise when it boldly and directly points fingers at the ineffective government and appeals to recognise the power of the finger and vote. Just months before the next......
Karan Deol's Wedding Festivities Begin
IMAGE: Sunny Deol with son Karan. Photograph: Kind courtesy Sunny Deol/Instagram 'Tis the season of Bollywood shaadiS. After Madhu Manthena's wedding to Ira Trivedi and Vikram Bhatt's daughter's......
Soumitra Chatterjee and the inheritance of loss
The passing of Satyajit Ray's renaissance man feels like the snapping of the last connection with a generation that built a nation and defined grace while facing everything life had to throw at......
Scam 1992 review
Hansal Mehta's nine-hour drama series Scam 1992 needs to be viewed by everyone, young and old, recommends Moumita Bhattacharya. Hansal Mehta's Scam 1992 is the story of the rise and fall of the......
Laila Majnu: Old wine in new bottle
Instead of being given a puppy love story treatment, Laila Majnu could have been handled as a mature love story, feels Sneha Chakrabarti. Epics do not expire. Every time you think we have had......
Bagan forward Bhat among India probables for Asian Cup qualifiers
IMAGE: 18-year-old Suhail Ahmad Bhat is seen as the next big thing in Indian football and has been dubbed Kashmir's Sunil Chhetri. Photograph: Kind courtesy Swarna Bhattacharya/Twitter Mohun......
Sports Shorts: Sharath ends decade long title drought
IMAGE: Achanta Sharath Kamal recovered well to outclass top seeded Marcos Freitas of Portugal. Photograph: Achanta Sharath Kamal/Twitter Ace Indian paddler Achanta Sharath Kamal ended his decade......
ATK fight back to oust champs Bengaluru and enter ISL final
ATK stage grand recovery to set up final against Chennaiyin. IMAGE: ATK’s players celebrate after David Williams (No. 9) scores their third goal against Bengaluru FC during the ISL second......
Indian Soccer PIX: Krishna's late strike secures draw for ATK
IMAGE: ATK and Hyderabad secured a point each from the match. Photograph: ISL Media Roy Krishna scored a brace, including a late equaliser to secure a 2-2 draw for ATK against Hyderabad FC in......
FIFA World Cup qualifiers: India coach announces list of probables
India’s football coach Stephen Constantine announced his preliminary squad of 38 probables for India's forthcoming back to back 2018 World Cup Preliminary Joint Qualification matches against......
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