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Why the Rohingyas feel safe in India
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Why the Rohingyas feel safe in India

The government says it will deport all 40,000 Rohingyas soon.Rediff.com's A Ganesh Nadar meets a community of Rohingya refugees on the outskirts of Chennai who are happy to have found a place where their lives are not in danger. IMAGE: Mohammad Yusuf is 28 years old, but looks a lot older. Photographs: A Ganesh Nadar/Rediff.com The mass migration from Africa into Europe may grab the world's attention for its tragic poignancy, but an equally grim migration closer home, that of the Rohingya ... Rediff.com, 2 days ago
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Review: Avoid Baywatch if you are looking for logic!

Baywatch feels like Priyanka Chopra's presence influenced the producers to make a Bollywood movie in Hollywood, says A Ganesh Nadar. Baywatch is a sexy comedy. One that is rather in-your-face. All the ladies are uniformly comely. The hero is a minor mountain. His sidekick is a ripped Olympic gold medallist. And they all make a very obvious attempt to make you laugh, and sometimes even succeed. The story line is like a Hindi movie -- like Priyanka Chopra had such a profound effect on them that ...
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IT workers union: 'We will never go on strike'

'We know that if the IT industry goes on strike even for a day or two, the repercussions will be international, and we will suffer as a country.''We don't want that to happen.'Illustration: Dominic Xavier/Rediff.com India's information technology sector is going through an existential crisis, a consequence of several factors including reportedly demonetisation and US President Donald Trump's campaign against H1-B visas. The number of techies who have lost their jobs is reportedly so high that ...
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92. 148. Why these figures are important

One police officer's initiative has led to reuniting 92 people with their families, and bringing closure to the families of 148 other missing persons.A Ganesh Nadar reports.Illustration: Dominic Xavier/Rediff.com All it took was one phone call to make a difference. To turn a State Crime Records Bureau into a help unit for mentally ill people who have wandered away from their homes. It all started when Seema Agarwal, the additional director general of police, Tamil Nadu State Crime Records ...
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'Indian men don't have sex'

'We are the largest film industry in the world.''We employ millions and entertain billions.''We generate the highest amount of sales tax.''Our stars pay the highest amount of income tax.''All I would say is: Don't f*** it up!' Photograph: Kind courtesy Bidita Bag/Instagram Babumoshai Bandookbaaz, the Nawazuddin Siddiqui starrer, has run into trouble with the Censor Board. The Central Board of Film Certification has suggested 48 cuts even though the film received an 'A' certification. Directed ...
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An MP who wants a pay freeze for MPs

'In the last decade, Parliamentarians had sought for an increase of 400 per cent for their compensation.''Have we really earned this massive increment?' Just two general election campaigns ago, Feroze Varun Gandhi was deemed red a hellraiser after he delivered controversial speeches that reportedly attacked Muslims and earned him the Election Commission's censure. After he won his first election to the Lok Sabha from Pilibhit -- the Uttar Pradesh constituency previously represented by his ...
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago
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Modi struck the right notes in Tamil Nadu

‘I am sure Amma’s soul is watching over Tamil Nadu and blessing it,' Modi said, and was met with a thunderous applause. IMAGE: Prime Minister Narendra Modi interacts with the family members of President APJ Abdul Kalam during the inauguration. Photograph: PIB. Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who was in Rameswaram, Tamil Nadu, on Thursday to inaugurate a museum dedicated to the late President APJ Abdul Kalam on his second death anniversary, pressed all the right buttons. Unlike the ...
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Why are TN police so keen to jail anti-nuke activist?

'All this for only one reason -- that I oppose the government's nuclear power policy.''They will not break my resolve.''I will stand by my principle, which is to point out that nuclear energy is not safe.'A Ganesh Nadar reports. Anti-nuclear activist S P Udaykumar last week secured anticipatory bail in an FCRA (Foreign Contribution (Regulation) Act) case filed against him for receiving $3,000 in 2008. Udaykumar is a trustee at the South Asian Community Centre for Education and Research which ...
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Helping lost children to return home

When they returned to Chennai from the US, their plan was to set up a successful business.Which they did.Then, says Rediff.com's A Ganesh Nadar, something tugged at their heartstrings. IMAGE: Child labourers rescued from different factory units wait inside a police station in Mumbai. Photograph: Reuters You've seen this at every traffic signal. As the red light flashes on, grimy, barefoot children -- dressed in mismatched clothes that are too big or too small if they are lucky and naked if ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago
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Why Kishore Kumar refused to sing Khaike Paan Banarasiwala

'Khaike Paan Banarasiwala doesn't sound like a Hindi song,' Kishore Kumar said.'I don't think I can sing this song.'We pleaded with him.Finally, he relented on one condition...Legendary movie lyricist Sameer shares some wonderful anecdotes.Rediff.com's A Ganesh Nadar listens in. The hall was bustling with people. Singers and musicians practice at a frantic pace for a show that is just around the corner. In the midst of all this, one man sits calmly in a corner. He observes, he listens, he ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago
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