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AH! HUSSAIN

By JAYA RAJ
Maqbool Fida Hussain, who passed away in London on June 9 remains the best known Indian painter despite the controversies that sprang up with his artistic progression.

Mamta’s Green Bengal

SHANE J. ALLIEW

May 13, 2011 will go down in history as Bengal’s second Independence Day. A sari-clad unkempt woman single-handedly brought to their knees the mighty communists

Regaining Glory?

BOSCO CELESTINE
For J Jayaliltha the forthcoming Assembly elections in Tamil Nadu have become a battle of ‘do or die’. If she takes her party the AIDMK to victory certainly she would join the rank of Mayawati and Mamta Banerjee.

DESPISING SUSHMA

By BOSCO CELESTINE

The picture of the Leader of the Opposition Sushma Swaraj in tears as it appeared on the front page of Indian Express (March 10) said it all-the pathetic state of leadership in the Principal..

JUSTICE OF KAPADIA

It is strange but true; Parsis, the tiny Indian minority community takes to legal profession as duck takes to water. Some of the best legal luminaries of India have come from this dwindling community…

AMMAJI KI KAHANI

When her son was murdered in broad daylight, she did not cave in instead she told comrades to wipe tears, lift torches. Asked them to light the flames,. …The leaping flames of the Mashaal tear away the veil of darkness.

SHEILA KI KAHANI

BY BOSCO CELESTINE

Delhi Metropolis, the political capital of India is the most difficult region to rule in India. Chronic transport problem, frequent power cuts, pollution, ..

Lady of the decade

Opposition parties might not be pleased with the re-election of Sonia Gandhi as Congress president, but for the rank and file of the Congress it is a moment of jubliation.

Man who gives Rupee a pride

On July 15, when India approved a unique symbol created by D Udaya Kumar for its humble Rupee, the desi currency swiftly joins the elite club of US dollar..

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POLITICS

BJP website goes live with a tagline — Phir Ek Baar Modi Sarkar

Our Correspondent / New Delhi n Bharatiya Janata Party’s website was allegedly hacked has come live almost ...

Congress demands Lokpal probe into BJP’s ‘Yeddyurappa Diaries’

BJP dismisses Congress allegations over reported payoffs to its top leaders   Agencies / New Delhi ...

BJP Releases First List: PM Modi to Contest from Varanasi, Amit Shah Gets Advani’s Seat

BJP Releases First List: PM Modi to Contest from Varanasi, Amit Shah Gets Advani's Seat   File ph ...

SPORTS

Prajnesh makes it to Miami Masters main draw

India's number one singles player, Prajnesh Gunneswaran, has made it to the main draw of the Miami Open, his s ...

Mandhana, Jhulan at top of ICC Women’s ODI Rankings

Indian duo of Smriti Mandhana and Jhulan Goswami continue to top the batting and bowling charts in the latest ...

India crash out of Asia Mixed Team Badminton Championships

India crashed out of the Asia Mixed Team Badminton Championships at Hong Kong after losing 2-3 to Chinese Taip ...

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MARQUEE

116-year-old Japanese woman is oldest person in world

  AMN A 116-year-old Japanese woman has been honoured as the world's oldest living person by Guinness ...

Centre approves Metro Rail Project for City of Taj Mahal, Agra

6 Elevated and 7 Underground Stations along 14 KmTaj East Gate corridor 14 Stations all elevated along 15.40 ...

CINEMA /TV/ ART

Priyanka Chopra is among world powerful women

AGENCIES   Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra Jonas has joined international celebrities including Opr ...

Documentary on Menstruation stigma ‘Period’ wins Oscar

  WEB DESK A Netflix documentary Period. End of sentence, on the menstruation taboo in rural India has ...

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