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Noted novelist and playwright Kiran Nagarkar passes away

Photograph: Wikimedia Commons Noted novelist and playwright Kiran Nagarkar, known for his books Cuckold, and Bedtime Stories, died in Mumbai on Thursday night. He was 77. Nagarkar, a Sahitya......

Judge: Knew Tolstoy's 'War and Peace' was classic

IMAGE: A portrait of Leo Tolstoy by Ilya Repin. Photograph: Wikimedia Commons The Bombay high court on Thursday made it clear that it was not referring to Leo Tolstoy's War and Peace but a book......

'Apology for Jallianwala is the right thing to do'

'I think that the British government wishes that this would go away, and that the Jallianwala Bagh massacre had never happened.'Sadly Prime Minister Modi is from Gujarat and so does not understand......

Pope to declare Indian nun Mariam Thresia as saint this year

IMAGE: The Pope has formally approved the canonisation of Mariam Thresia, foundress of the Sisters of the Holy Family. Photograph: Wikimedia Commons Pope Francis will declare Mariam Thresia......

'700 children in India die of diarrhoea or pneumonia every day'

'This is a tragedy that must be stopped.' Photograph: Andrew Biraj/Reuters It is a microscopic round body with weird antenna like projections. It measures 76.5 nanometres in diameter, with a......

Now, Indian Railway is going the EV way

Railways is testing waters for locomotives to run on lithium-ion batteries, the most common ones used in electric vehicles. After a push for electrification, the Indian Railways is now testing......

Last-minute airfares rise 40% as rain disrupts Mumbai airport

On Tuesday 55 flights were diverted, over 200 flights were cancelled because of rain, low visibility and poor braking action on secondary runway. Last minute airfares rose 35-40 per cent as rains......

'We try to pull the other person down'

'Had liberalisation not taken place, I may have gone back to the US,' Ratan Tata tells Girish Kuber.An exclusive excerpt from The Tatas: How A Family Built A Business And A Nation. IMAGE: J R D......

'We try to pull the other person down'

'Had liberalisation not taken place, I may have gone back to the US,' Ratan Tata tells Girish Kuber.An exclusive excerpt from The Tatas: How A Family Built A Business And A Nation. IMAGE: J R D......

Chabahar project won't be impacted by Iran sanctions: US

President Trump, in a move that could have implications on India's energy security, on Monday decided not to grant sanctions exemptions to any oil customers of Iran, further squeezing Tehran's top......

10 Things You Didn't Know About Gone With The Wind

Did you know Clark Gable nearly didn't say 'Frankly, my dear I don't give a damn' in Gone With The Wind?Or about the film's India connections? IMAGE: Rhett Butler and the widowed Scarlett O'Hara......

Take the Gone With The Wind Quiz

Gone With The Wind approaches a landmark birthday.Take this quiz and celebrate the movie classic. IMAGE: Rhett Butler comforts Scarlett O'Hara in Gone With The Wind. Photograph: Kind courtesy......

Shashi Kapoor's lasting legacy: Prithvi@40

A year has passed since Shashi Kapoor passed into the ages.His movies live on on television, but Shashiji's greatest legacy must remain Mumbai's Prithvi Theatre, where people came to be......

Deepika weds Ranveer: All the details

Haven't been invited to the biggest wedding of the year? Photograph: Pradeep Bandekar Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh enjoyed a fairy-tale wedding in Lake Como, Italy. The wedding was very......

PIX: Here's where Deepika-Ranveer will marry

Step inside Deepika-Ranveer's fairy-tale wedding venue. Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh left for Italy over the weekend for their destination wedding. The venue is reportedly the Villa del......
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Shocking! India dropped from top 300 World Universities list

Around seven Indian universities fell into a lower band this year. IMAGE: The Indian Institute Of Science, Bangalore. Photograph: Kind courtesy... ...

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Want a loan against your credit card? Read this first

While there is easy access to money, the flip side is the high interest rate and processing fees, points out Sarbajeet K Sen. Photograph: Kind... ...

http://www.rediff.com/getahead/report/want-a-loan-against-credit-card-read-this-first/20190912.htm
Noted novelist and playwright Kiran Nagarkar passes away

Photograph: Wikimedia Commons Noted novelist and playwright Kiran Nagarkar, known for his books Cuckold, and Bedtime Stories, died in Mumbai on... ...

http://www.rediff.com/news/report/noted-novelist-playwright-kiran-nagarkar-passes-away/20190906.htm
10 amazing road trips you can take from Delhi

In less than a few hours, you can experience a slice of history or spend some time with nature, says Deepak Ananth. A day off can be a perfect... ...

http://www.rediff.com/getahead/report/travel-india-10-amazing-road-trips-you-can-take-from-delhi/20190905.htm
Now, Indian Railway is going the EV way

Railways is testing waters for locomotives to run on lithium-ion batteries, the most common ones used in electric vehicles. After a push for... ...

http://www.rediff.com/money/report/now-indian-railway-is-going-the-ev-way/20190903.htm

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