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SC ousts CBI chief from 2G probe

Friday, 21 November 2014 | Abraham Thomas | New Delhi

SC ousts CBI chief from 2G probe

CBI Director Ranjit Sinha was unceremoniously removed from the ongoing 2G spectrum investigation and trial on Thursday, just 12 days before his retirement, after the Supreme Court (SC) found that he interfered and his conduct…

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Vivacity

Spice route

Friday, 21 November 2014 | Divya Kaushik | New Delhi

Spice route

Jamaican chef Anthony Rattigan has mastered the art of whipping up perfect tabbuleh, moutabel, shish kebab and tagines. He tells Divya Kaushik about his understanding of the Middle Eastern flavours It was not a spread for…

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Sports Bytes

Difficult to surpass Rohit Sharma's 264: Lara

Thursday, 20 November 2014 | IANS | Melbourne

Difficult to surpass Rohit Sharma's 264: Lara

West Indies cricket legend Brian Lara said Wednesday that Indian batsman Rohit Sharma's record One-day International (ODI) knock of 264 will be difficult to surpass. Sharma stunned the cricketing world with his monster score against…

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POTPOURRI

I am not insecure: Sonakshi on doing film with other actresses

Thursday, 20 November 2014 | PTI | Mumbai

I am not insecure: Sonakshi on doing film with other actresses

Sonakshi Sinha will be seen sharing screen-space with Yami Gautam and Manasvi Mamgai in her upcoming film 'Action Jackson' but the actress says she has no qualms about doing a movie with two other female…

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BUSINESS & FINANCE

Govt has no role in SBI's USD 1 billion loan to Adani Group: BJP

Thursday, 20 November 2014 | PTI | New Delhi

Govt has no role in SBI's USD 1 billion loan to Adani Group: BJP

Steering clear of any controversy over grant of USD 1 billion loan by SBI to Adani Group, BJP today said the deal is between the bank and industry and the government has no role in…

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HEALTH & FITNESS

Self-acupressure can help relieve constipation

Thursday, 20 November 2014 | IANS | New York

Self-acupressure can help relieve constipation

Self-acupressure, a simple technique, can help relieve people suffering from constipation, new research shows. “Patients can perform this simple intervention themselves to treat their own constipation and improve their quality of life. It can also…

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Avenues

For a fertile career

Wednesday, 19 November 2014 | Dr Shobha Gupta | New York

For a fertile career

It’s estimated that globally between 60-80 million couples suffer from infertility every year, of which probably between 15- 20 million are in India alone, says an ICMR bulletin. This indicates that the country needs…

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India Abroad

Modi well positioned to shape bilateral ties with US

Thursday, 20 November 2014 | PTI | Washington

Modi well positioned to shape bilateral ties with US

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has positioned himself well to boldly shape the contours of India- US relationship and dispelled the pre-election apprehensions that he would not be much encouraging on bilateral ties in view of…

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SHOW TIME

An idea whose time has come

Sunday, 16 November 2014 | Meenakshi Rao | Washington

An idea whose time has come

Boyhood Staring: Ellar Coltrane, Lorelei Linklater, Patricia Arquette, Ethan Hawke Rated: 8.5/10 A Hollywood movie that’s 2 hours 44 minutes long? You must be joking! That long a Hollywood movie actually holding on to its own? You must…

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Books

Romancing the macabre

Sunday, 16 November 2014 | Ananya Borgohain | Washington

Romancing the macabre

THE GRAVEYARD BOOKS Author: Neil Gaiman and P Craig Russel Publisher: Bloomsbury, Rs399 This graphic adaptation of Neil Gaiman’s extremely popular work, The Graveyard Book, effectively blurs the line between the real and imaginary, and ruptures all…

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LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

India needs to be ready for Islamist offensives

Friday, 21 November 2014 | KD Pandey | Delhi

This refers to the article, “One Army, one goal: To destroy India (November 19) by Rajesh Singh. The writer has described the theme of the book by Ms Christine Fair in clear and strong words. I…

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Sunday Edition

Arab Spring of Cinema

16 Nov 2014 | Meenakshi Rao | Delhi

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STATE EDITIONS

Stray tiger moved to an isolated island

21 Nov 2014 | Meenakshi Rao | Delhi

The stray tiger has moved from Unnao to an isolated island near the Ganga Barage in Kanpur. The Forest Department team found fresh pug marks of the tiger on Thursday morning at this island which lies close to the village Nathapur and Pahadpur...

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SOUND BITES

BJP has realised that its 'Mission 44+' for the J&K Assembly election is a failure. So it is playing vote-bank politics in the State.

Congress leader | Ambika Soni

My male counterpart will get paid 10 times more than me. Not double, but 10 times for the same job in Hollywood.

Actor | Hilary Swank

Each time an artist makes something, it becomes new. It's only during exhibiting the artwork that it becomes talk of the town.

Artist | Subodh Gupta

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