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Maha ties tie partners up in knots

Sunday, 21 September 2014 | TN RAGHUNATHA | Mumbai

Maha ties tie partners up in knots

Sena offers 126 seats to BJP+, no agreement yet Notwithstanding their much-publicised resolve to contest the October 15 Maharashtra Assembly elections as an alliance, the saffron alliance partners on Saturday struggled to arrive at a final…

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Vivacity

True to his salt

Saturday, 20 September 2014 | Divya Kaushik | Mumbai

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

Hrithik dares B-Town buddies

Saturday, 20 September 2014 | IANS | Mumbai

Hrithik dares B-Town buddies

Fit as a fiddle Hrithik Roshan has thrown up "Bang Bang" dares to Bollywood celebrities like Shah Rukh Khan and Sonam Kapoor, as part of an innovative promotional strategy for his forthcoming film. Hrithik, who…

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BUSINESS & FINANCE

ONGC to start oil production from KG block in 2019

Saturday, 20 September 2014 | IANS | New Delhi

ONGC to start oil production from KG block in 2019

State-run Oil and Natural Gas Corp (ONGC)'s major oil discovery in the Bay of Bengal will start production in 2019, Dinesh K Sarraf, chairman and managing director of the company, said here. "We are moving fast…

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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

Indian-American pleads guilty to defrauding insurance firms

Saturday, 20 September 2014 | PTI | New York

Indian-American pleads guilty to defrauding insurance firms

An Indian-American physician here has pleaded guilty to defrauding insurance companies and other city officials by fraudulently billing for medical tests that were never performed and has been ordered to pay more than USD 65,000…

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SHOW TIME

Khoobsoorat beauty

Sunday, 21 September 2014 | MEENAKSHI RAO | New York

Khoobsoorat beauty

Khoobsurat Starring: Sonam Kapoor, Fawad Afzal Khan, Kirron Kher, Ratna Pathak, Aditi Rao Hydari Rated: 8/10 Sonam Kapoor is known to have just too many critics. But as the breezy motor mouth Dr Mili Chakravarty in Khoobsurat, she…

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BOOK REVIEWS

Modi’s metaphysical musings

Sunday, 18 May 2014 | KK SRIVASTAVA | New York

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

Modi’s agenda for America

21 Sep 2014 | Rajiv Nayan | Vrindavan

The business instinct of Narendra Modi should guide him during negotiations with the US. As the Prime Minister and a political leader, Modi has to set the tone...

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STATE EDITIONS

Tis Not Time That’s Passing

21 Sep 2014 | Rajiv Nayan | Vrindavan

Ever since I can remember I have been fascinated by the concept of time. The passage of time, how each moment suddenly goes into the past and the present is turned into past, the future into present...

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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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