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Ignored trio trains at Newlands as SA coach fires pace warning
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Ignored trio trains at Newlands as SA coach fires pace warning

The ignored trio of KL Rahul, Ajinkya Rahane and Ishant Sharma were part of an optional practice session at Newlands, even as South Africa coach Ottis Gibson warned they would continue to torment India with pace.India lost the first Test by 72 runs within ... Business Standard, 2 months ago

Travelogue: A mystic journey

Legends, tales and history can leave an unforgettable vivid imprint on your mind as you walk through the small clearings amid the forests of Rajgir or Rajagriha – the house of the royals. It’s an ancient capital of the most powerful empire Magadha until ...
 The Financial Chronicle17 hours ago

1986 moment: Will the seculars play it right this time?

'In the name of pluralism-secularism, the kind of politics that was pursued revealed to many that it was basically a favour to Muslim conservatism and communalism -- a politics of minority-ism, rather than of secularism.''This is how significant sections of Hindus have been made to loathe the very idea of Indian secularism by now,' says Mohammad Sajjad.Illustration: Uttam Ghosh/ The Muslim Personal Law Board and the Imarat-e-Shariah (Patna) have organised a political rally, 'Deen ...
 Rediff.com3 days ago

PNB scam: What Modi-Jaitley can do now

Reduce the government stake in public sector banks to 33 per cent, recommends A K Bhattacharya IMAGE: Prime Minister Narendra D Modi and Finance Minister Arun Jaitley. Photograph: Ahmad Masood/Reuters The department of financial services, a wing of the Union finance ministry, has a headcount of about 1,600 employees. On paper, this number may look impressive. But the overall staff strength of any department at the Centre, however, does not truly reflect its management or supervision capacity.
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago

Why Mohan Bhagwat is right about the army

The RSS chief's comment that if war broke out, the military would not be ready for at least six to seven months is correct as it faces a shortfall in training and alertness and an even greater lack of funds for defence preparedness, notes Ajai Shukla. IMAGE: In each of the last three years, the army has been allocated 68 to 69 per cent of the services' budget, with the navy getting about 12.5 per cent and the air force 19.5 per cent. In the years before that -- 2014-2015 and 2015-2016 -- the ...
 Rediff.com3 weeks ago

Losing to India blessing in disguise for SA ahead of World Cup

We haven't been in this tough position before: Amla IMAGE:  Hasim Amla, left, and Faf du Plessis share a joke during a nets session. Photograph: Mark Nolan/Getty Images South Africa opener Hashim Amla says his team is not used to the hammering that it has received in the ongoing ODI series against India and the emphatic nature of defeat has taken the Proteas back to the drawing board ahead of the World Cup next year.   India won a historic maiden ODI series on South African soil ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago

Why Hasmukh Adhia is so wrong on LTCG tax

To say capital gains from stocks are effortless shows little understanding of the treacherous investing terrain, says Debashis Basu. Illustration: Uttam Ghosh/ A few weeks ago I wrote that the question whether long-term capital gains (LTCG) from equities should be taxed needs to be based on principles of public finance well-articulated and publicly debated, not based on gut feel.   I forgot to add the various other ways taxation and tax rates are set in India: Moral opinions, ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago

Union Budget 2018: Here is the full text of Finance Minister Arun Jailtey's speech

On Thursday, Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley presented the last full budget of the Modi government. Arun Jaitley, who arrived in the Lok Sabha to present the general budget for the fiscal year 2018-19, was the center of attraction between journalists and ...
 catchnews.com1 month ago

Rahane to vie with Iyer, Pandey for crucial No. 4 spot

'I had said earlier that Ajinkya Rahane would be looked at as a third opener but that situation can change because he has batted at No. 4 in a World Cup (in 2015) before. These conditions are such that you get to play fast bowling throughout the innings so he becomes a strong candidate for No. 4'   IMAGE: Ajinkya Rahane is strong candidate for No 4 spot at World Cup 2018, says captain Virat Kohli. Photograph: Quinn Rooney/Getty Images India skipper Virat Kohli on Wednesday said the ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago


In an aggressive mien, far removed from his image of being a pacifist, PM Nehru was firm with UNCIP officials telling them exactly where to get off on Pakistan’s Janus-faced perfidy of an unwarranted invasion, scuttling the call for any UN sponsored ...
 The Financial Chronicle1 month ago
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