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RSS for rural India’s empowerment

Saturday, 05 September 2015 | Deepak K Upreti | New Delhi

RSS for rural India’s empowerment

While complimenting the Modi-led NDA Government at the Centre for showing “right direction with commitment and dedication” in the last 14 months, the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) cautioned against rapid migration from villages to the…

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Vivacity

Ride on!

Saturday, 05 September 2015 | Shrabasti Mallik

Ride on!

Car enthusiasts Rick Dore and Chuck Palumbo, the latter being a former wrestler, share with Shrabasti Mallik that the most exciting part of their journey is understanding the mentality of the car hoarder Rick Dore You are…

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Sports Bytes

Messi is better than Maradona: Rooney

Saturday, 05 September 2015 | IANS | Serravalle (San Marino)

Messi is better than Maradona: Rooney

England football team captain Wayne Rooney believes that current Argentina skipper Lionel Messi is a better player than the legendary Diego Maradona. "Up to a couple of years ago, people were saying Messi wasn't Maradona because…

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POTPOURRI

'Mary Kom' turns one; Priyanka, director ecstatic

Saturday, 05 September 2015 | IANS | Mumbai

'Mary Kom' turns one; Priyanka, director ecstatic

Actress Priyanka Chopra is happy as her 2014 film "Mary Kom" completed one year on Saturday. The film's director Omung Kumar called it "a fabulous journey". Priyanka, who essayed the role of the world boxing…

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BUSINESS & FINANCE

Grant of payments banks licence arbitrary, says Swamy

Saturday, 05 September 2015 | PTI | New Delhi

Grant of payments banks licence arbitrary, says Swamy

BJP leader Subramanian Swamy today termed RBI's decision to grant in-principle approval to 11 entities for payments banks as "arbitrary and malicious". "These were chosen from 41 applicants who wanted to start Payment systems. The manner…

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HEALTH & FITNESS

Beware! Common anti-depressant may change your brain

Saturday, 05 September 2015 | IANS | New York

Beware! Common anti-depressant may change your brain

A commonly prescribed anti-depressant may change brain structures in depressed and non-depressed individuals in very different ways, says a new study. Although it is a common practice to prescribe antidepressants for various disorders besides depression,…

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Avenues

Life lessons by gurus

Wednesday, 02 September 2015 | Deebashree Mohanty

Life lessons by gurus

They have taught you to be disciplined, honed your skill-set, made you better human beings and given you the right direction to shape your career. This Teacher’s Day, Deebashree Mohanty talks to leaders across various…

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India Abroad

US business magazine honours Indian-American woman

Saturday, 05 September 2015 | IANS | Washington

US business magazine honours Indian-American woman

An Indian-American woman has made it to the list of the top 30 female business leaders in Austin Business Journal's "2015 Profiles in Power & Women of Influence", a media report said. Rina Patel, area…

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SHOW TIME

The joke is on you

Sunday, 30 August 2015 | Sangeeta Yadav

The joke is on you

Not many people would like to get slammed in public, especially celebrities who are very particular about their personality, way of living and the success of their movies at the Box Office. But Comedy Nights…

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Books

Conserving art and culture

Sunday, 30 August 2015 | Ananya Borgohain

Conserving art and culture

Jyoti Sabharwal’s biography of Dr Kapila Vatsyayan is an insightful and glorious chronicling of the erudite’s life. She takes ANANYA BORGOHAIN through the journey of creating this magnificent project With a track record of three decades…

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LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

Education should be a level playing field

Saturday, 05 September 2015 | Azhar A Khan | Rampur

This refers to the article, “In the true teachers' footsteps” (August 28) by JS Rajput. To make a good building, good quality material is required and a skilled mason too is needed. Similarly, for good…

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Sunday Edition

Knocking at the mind’s doors

30 Aug 2015 | Swati Pal | Rampur

Ahead of Teachers Day, here’s exploring what it takes to be a great teacher in India today, and how only some can achieve greatness in the present scenario They lead us to formulae that help us in solving complex mathematical problems. But there is no formula that can create a good teacher...

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STATE EDITIONS

Yadav writes letter to the PM regarding lose of revenue

05 Sep 2015 | PNS | lucknow

Claiming compensation from Union Government Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav has written a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi saying that the state was losing revenue because of reduction in Central sales tax. “The state has lost revenue because of reduction in CST from 4 per cent to 2 per cent...

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SOUNDBITE

My best teacher was my mother. I was a trouble for my mother...After a day of mischief and other things, I used to receive a good deal of thrashing from her.

President | Pranab Mukherjee

I am not worried about getting typecast because if I think so, I will under- estimate the intelligence of our audience.

Actor | Tahir Bhasin

The Republic of India is being converted into the Republic of Fear. The Union Home Minister is briefing the RSS about national security. Rashtriya Janata

Dal spokesperson | Manoj Jha

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