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Terror outrage on eve of PM visit

Friday, 28 November 2014 | Mohit Kandhari | Arnia

Terror outrage on eve of PM visit

Three Indian Army men sacrificed their lives while four civilians were killed by a heavily-armed group of infiltrators, suspected to be members of the Lashkar-e-Tayyeba (LeT) suicide squad, on Thursday before three of them were…

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Vivacity

Wall of fame

Friday, 28 November 2014 | Shrabasti Mallik | Arnia

Wall of fame

Modern graffiti art uses interesting concepts, bold graphics and smart punchlines to convey messages to our youth. Artists tell Shrabasti Mallik how the Internet is helping this revolution of pop art The pyramid shaped installation lay…

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Sports Bytes

ATK take in Bangladeshi midfielder in revenge match vs FC Pune

Thursday, 27 November 2014 | PTI | Kolkata

ATK take in Bangladeshi midfielder in revenge match vs FC Pune

Atletico de Kolkata have included diminutive Bangladeshi midfielder Mohamed Mamunul Islam who is likely to replace suspended Ofentse Nato for their crucial away ISL fixture in Pune on November 29. The 25-year-old Bangladeshi captain and popular…

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POTPOURRI

I suffer from stage fright every single time: Farhan Akhtar

Friday, 28 November 2014 | PTI | Hyderabad

I suffer from stage fright every single time: Farhan Akhtar

Bollywood actor-filmmaker Farhan Akhtar says for him getting onto a stage to perform is like jumping out of a plane and he is yet to shake off that fright. When asked whether he suffered from stage…

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BUSINESS & FINANCE

There is 'good buzz' around business ecosystem: Sitharaman

Friday, 28 November 2014 | PTI | New Delhi

There is 'good buzz' around business ecosystem: Sitharaman

Noting that steps were being taken to improve the overall business environment, Commerce Minister Nirmala Sitharaman today said there is "generally good buzz" around the ecosystem after the new government came to power. Sitharaman, who also…

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HEALTH & FITNESS

Green Oscar winner plans pan-India show on wildlife

Friday, 28 November 2014 | IANS | Kolkata

Green Oscar winner plans pan-India show on wildlife

After filming her award-winning documentary in New Zealand, Green Oscar recipient Ashwika Kapur is currently working on a pan-India show related to wildlife. The 26-year-old science and natural history filmmaker from West Bengal is the youngest…

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Avenues

Funding your child’s education

Wednesday, 26 November 2014 | Nimesh Shah | Kolkata

Funding your child’s education

Higher education in foreign countries can burn a hole in your pocket. But there is way around it. Apart from an education loan, there are various other avenues available for parents to explore. Nimesh Shah…

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India Abroad

US based EcoSikh backs water conservation efforts in India

Friday, 28 November 2014 | IANS | Washington

US based EcoSikh backs water conservation efforts in India

EcoSikh, a Washington based organization, has launched a water conservation programme in India's Punjab state amid reports of severe groundwater depletion there and other parts of Northern India EcoSikh's Punjab team is actively working to teach…

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SHOW TIME

A happy movie

Sunday, 23 November 2014 | MEENAKSHI RAO | Washington

A happy movie

HAPPY ENDING Staring: Govinda, Saif Ali Khan, Ileana D'Cruz, Ranvir Shorey, Kalki Koechlin Rated: 6/10 Happy Ending is quite a hip and happy movie, breezy about that crazy little thing called love. And no, before you jump to…

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Books

Analysing the game-changing year

Sunday, 23 November 2014 | RAJESH SINGH | Washington

Analysing the game-changing year

2014: The Election that Changed India Author: Rajdeep Sardesai Publisher: Penguin, Rs599 While Rajdeep Sardesai’s book is largely about the successes and failures of principal protagonists Narendra Modi and Rahul Gandhi, it also deftly manages to provide an…

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LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

Neither weather nor terror could deter J&K voters

Friday, 28 November 2014 | Ganapathi Bhat | Akola

This refers to the editorial, “Democracy wins in J&K” (November 27). The high turnout in the first phase of the Jammu & Kashmir Assembly election is a triumph for democracy. There has been a heartening trend…

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Sunday Edition

18th SAARC Summit: Seizing the opportunity

23 Nov 2014 | Nihar R Nayak | Akola

There is renewed enthusiasm amongst the SAARC leaders over India’s positive pronouncements of its role in the region. This will give SAARC a new lease of life...

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STATE EDITIONS

SOUND BITES

I would not have played Warren Anderson, if he was going to be portrayed as heroic. He was not. After the tragedy, he could have taken responsibility.

Hollywood actor | Martin Sheen

Chris Hemsworth is a super, super good-looking guy. He's a handsome dude. He is Thor, for Christ's sake.

Maroon 5 singer | Adam Levine

The Assad regime's slaughter of Syrian civilians exposes its callous disregard for human life. Assad long ago lost legitimacy to govern.

US State Department spokeswoman | Jen Psaki

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