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Muslims live, die for India: Modi

Saturday, 20 September 2014 | PNS | New Delhi

Muslims live, die for India: Modi

Ahead of his visit to the US later this month, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said that terror outfit Al Qaeda will find it difficult to recruit members in India and praised Indian Muslims for…

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Vivacity

True to his salt

Saturday, 20 September 2014 | Divya Kaushik | New Delhi

True to his salt

Filmmaker Jahnu Barua has never shied away from portraying reality and will continue doing so. He chats with Divya Kaushik about getting inspired by Guru Dutt’s CID, the first film he watched as a child…

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Sports Bytes

Saina, Sindhu star as India makes winning start at Asiad

Saturday, 20 September 2014 | PTI | Incheon

Saina, Sindhu star as India makes winning start at Asiad

Star shuttlers Saina Nehwal and P V Sindhu hammered their respective rivals in straight games as India opened their Asian Games' badminton campaign with a 3-0 triumph over Macau China to enter the women's team…

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POTPOURRI

Ashton Kutcher is a nervous wreck ahead of baby's birth

Saturday, 20 September 2014 | PTI | Los Angeles

Ashton Kutcher is a nervous wreck ahead of baby's birth

Actor Ashton Kutcher is extremely anxious ahead of the birth of his first child with actress fiancee Mila Kunis. The 36-year-old actor and Kunis, 31, were hoping the 'Black Swan' actress would go into labour while…

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BUSINESS & FINANCE

Syndicate bank case: Warrant against MD

Saturday, 20 September 2014 | IANS | New Delhi

Syndicate bank case: Warrant against MD

A court here Saturday issued a production warrant against Syndicate Bank chairman-cum-managing director S.K. Jain and extended the police custody of the alleged middleman in the Syndicate Bank bribery case, Purushottam Lal Totlani, for three…

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HEALTH & FITNESS

New biosensor to diagnose cancer in a jiffy

Saturday, 20 September 2014 | IANS | London

New biosensor to diagnose cancer in a jiffy

An ultra-sensitive biosensor made from the wonder material graphene has been used to detect molecules that indicate an increased risk of developing cancer. The biosensor has been shown to be more than five times more sensitive…

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Avenues

Robotics is way forward

Wednesday, 17 September 2014 | Sameer Bora | London

Robotics is way forward

Robotics is gaining prominence in the field of education as it promotes holistic development of a child. It offers a comprehensive empowerment programme to students, focusing on development and application of core life skills. The…

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India Abroad

PPP to get entire Kashmir from India: Bilawal

Saturday, 20 September 2014 | PTI | Islamabad

PPP to get entire Kashmir from India: Bilawal

Bilawal Bhutto Zardari, the 'Gen-Next' politician of Pakistan, has said that his Pakistan People's Party (PPP) would get back entire Kashmir from India. Bilawal, in his 20s, was addressing the party workers in Multan region in…

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SHOW TIME

Don’t miss this one

Sunday, 14 September 2014 | SHALINI SAKSENA | Islamabad

Don’t miss this one

Finding Fanny Starring: Naseeruddin Shah, Pankaj Kapur, Dimple Kapadia, Arjun Kapoor, Deepika Padukone Rated: 7/10 To have actors like Naseeruddin Shah, Pankaj Kapur and Dimple Kapadia in one movie means that end product has to be brilliant. One…

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BOOK REVIEWS

Modi’s metaphysical musings

Sunday, 18 May 2014 | KK SRIVASTAVA | Islamabad

Modi’s metaphysical musings

A Journey: Poems of Narendra Modi Author: Translated by Ravi Mantha Publisher: Rupa, Rs 295 KK SRIVASTAVA dissects poems written by Narendra Modi and concludes that the collection, evocative and poignant, once afloat on the surface will bring…

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LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

Insensitive remarks on Vrindavan widows

Saturday, 20 September 2014 | Anandgopaldas | Vrindavan

Ms Hema Malini first spoke about ousting the Vrindavan monkeys. Now she says widows from West Bengal and Bihar should leave Vrindavan. It is high time that the BJP reins her in. Being a Member…

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Sunday Edition

On Mission Education

14 Sep 2014 | Ananya Borgohain | Vrindavan

Every year, more and more members of ‘confused youngistan' are joining a silent revolution to remodel ‘regressive' India. ANANYA BORGOHAIN talks to some of these young guns to explore their zeal that reverberates with renewed, constructive vigour In this era of globalised modernity, foreign markets, international education, and the glamour of the metropolises, a youth is expected to aspire to embrace all modern pleasures...

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STATE EDITIONS

Half a dozen SIMI outfit escapes after blast

20 Sep 2014 | Ananya Borgohain | Vrindavan

With the sleuths of the Anti-terrorist Squad (ATS), who were now also joined by a team of National Investigation Agency (NIA), failed to get any concrete lead about whereabouts of the half a dozen hard-core members of banned terror outfit, Students Islamic Movement of India (SIMI),who slipped after blast in Bijnore last week, senior officers are now looking into the negligence of the cops of the Local Intelligence Unit (LIU),…

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SOUND BITES

The ‘no' vote is a deep personal and political disappointment. There is an ppetite of change; Scotland has changed forever.

Scotland's Deputy | First Minister, Nicola Sturgeon

We are progressing. There is considerable difference in performance from pre-World Cup to post-Commonwealth Games.

India's hockey coach | Terry Walsh

Richard Rahul Verma is a skilled and accomplished professional who will make an excellent Ambassador to India.

US Congressman | Joe Crowley
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