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Golden coach of Indian hockey quits in disgust

Wednesday, 22 October 2014 | PNS | New Delhi

Golden coach of Indian hockey quits in disgust

Just over a fortnight after guiding the Indian hockey team to a historic Gold medal in the 17th Asian Games at Incheon, chief coach Terry Walsh has tendered his resignation citing “difficulty in adjusting” with…

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Vivacity

Shades of folklores

Tuesday, 21 October 2014 | Karan Bhardwaj | New Delhi

Shades of folklores

Akar Prakar’s forthcoming exhibition will show Jamini Roy’s rare works. Curator Reena Lath tells Karan Bhardwaj how the rebellious artist penned a new chapter in the world of art What are the key highlights of the…

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Sports Bytes

Walsh resigns as hockey head coach over "pay dispute"

Tuesday, 21 October 2014 | PTI | New Delhi

Walsh resigns as hockey head coach over

In a sudden jolt to Indian hockey, chief coach Terry Walsh today resigned from his post because of a "pay dispute" with the Sports Authority of India, barely three weeks after guiding the team…

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POTPOURRI

Amitabh Bachchan hopes for growth of football in India

Wednesday, 22 October 2014 | PTI | Mumbai

Amitabh Bachchan hopes for growth of football in India

Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan says he is hopeful that the popularity of football will increase in the country in future. Referring to the ongoing football Indian Super League (ISL), where Bachchan's actor son Abhishek's team ChennaiyinFC,…

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BUSINESS & FINANCE

NHPC to set up its first solar project in UP

Wednesday, 22 October 2014 | PTI | New Delhi

NHPC to set up its first solar project in UP

State-run NHPC has signed an agreement with Uttar Pradesh New and Renewable Energy Development Agency for setting up its first solar power project in the state at a cost of Rs 400 crore. "Promoters' Agreement has…

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HEALTH & FITNESS

Spanish nurse cured of Ebola

Wednesday, 22 October 2014 | IANS | Madrid

Spanish nurse cured of Ebola

Spanish nursing auxiliary Teresa Romero was pronounced cured of the Ebola virus disease according to World Health Organisation (WHO) guidelines after the results of a second test confirmed Tuesday that she no longer had the…

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Avenues

How to bell the CAT

Wednesday, 22 October 2014 | Sai Kumar Swamy | Madrid

How to bell the CAT

With less than a month for the CAT 2014, many aspirants tend to commit common errors in their preparation that bears hard on them. Sai Kumar Swamy lists out some pointers that one must keep…

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India Abroad

Australia gears up to welcome Modi

Tuesday, 21 October 2014 | PTI | Melbourne

Australia gears up to welcome Modi

Preparations are in full swing in Australia to welcome Prime Minister Narendra Modi who will address a huge gathering of Indian diaspora in Sydney on November 17, which may recreate the Madision Square moment. Modi,…

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SHOW TIME

Film of the week

Sunday, 19 October 2014 | MEENAKSHI RAO | Melbourne

Film of the week

The Judge Starring: Robert Downey Jr, Robert Duvall, Vera Farmiga, Vincent D'Onofrio Rated: 7.5/10 This is the movie of the week — a gripping drama around the coming together of an estranged father and son — father, a…

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BOOK REVIEWS

Modi’s metaphysical musings

Sunday, 18 May 2014 | KK SRIVASTAVA | Melbourne

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

MIM win in Maharashtra to trouble Kerala parties

Wednesday, 22 October 2014 | Govindan Kutty | Thrissur

This refers to the victory of the Majli-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen in a couple of Assembly seats in Maharashtra. This is indeed troublesome news for the Indian Union Muslim League and the Congress-led United Democratic Front in…

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Sunday Edition

Pakistan’s Kashmir gambit

19 Oct 2014 | Col Vivek Chadha (retd) | Thrissur

It is clear that India is in a position to manage status quo in J&K. It is also evident that Pakistan is in no position to alter it...

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STATE EDITIONS

Raman to review preparation for 4th industrial policy today

22 Oct 2014 | Col Vivek Chadha (retd) | Thrissur

Chief Minister Raman Singh will hold meeting at his residence to review the preparations for State Government’s fourth five-year industrial policy, officials said. The objective of the policy is to bring the State parallel to other industrially developed states by 2020 and to encourage residents of the State to establish their industries and to provide maximum employment opportunities to local residents, official stated...

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SOUND BITES

The possibility of terror attacks during the festive season cannot be ruled out. We cannot ignore terror activities. Hence, alerts are issued.

Union Home Minister | Rajnath Singh

I sometimes enjoy superhero films because they go well with popcorn. Problem is, sometimes they purport to be profound.

Hollywood director | Alejandro Gonzalez

I would disagree with the notion that there's some split between the US and Turkey on fighting the IS. The overarching goals are the same.

State Department deputy spokesperson | Marie Harf

POLLS

Should India react to the Pak ceasefire violation or the two countries should talk to each other to stop violation ?

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