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These 5 Indian Authors Changed the Way Indians Read Books

These 5 Indian Authors Changed the Way Indians Read Books

#1 Chetan Bhagat & Hindi Movies - The match made in Bollywood heaven Buy 'Making India Awesome' by Chetan Bhagat @ Rs 125 Click here for other books by Chetan Bhagat It is still not obvious whether our Hindi films are based on his writings or his writings are heavily inspired from hindi movie plots, twists and turns. However, this writer is definitely responsible for getting most of the non-readers in India to finally start reading books. The credit goes to his simple writing which ..., 2 days ago

Rajan sets inflation fight, bank books clean-up as priorities

Reserve Bank Governor Raghuram Rajan on Thursday said the central bank will continue its focus on taming inflation, speeding up resolution of distressed projects and ensuring enough capital for banks through balance sheet clean-up. "Focus on bringing down inflation in line with the proposed glide path, work with the government and banks on speeding up the resolution of distressed projects and cleaning up bank balance sheets and ensure banks have capital to make provisions, support new lending, ...
 Rediff.com2 days ago Yes Bank to infuse USD 1-bn capital through ADR  Siasat Daily2 months ago YES Bank plans to raise $1-bn via ADR issue next fiscal  Hindu Business Line2 months ago Yes Bank plans $1-billion ADR issue next fiscal  Press Trust of India2 months ago

AI's new chief features in record books, has garden named after him

Air India's new chief Ashwani Lohani is a man of many parts. Here are 10 interesting facts about him. Image: Ashwani Lohani to head Air India.     Leadership is not about creating followers. It is all about creating more leaders at various levels. Only a person sure of himself can do it,' says Ashwani Lohani, who has been named as the next Air India chief. After turning around ITDC and MPTC, the Indian Railway Service officer of 1980 batch now has a tough task in hand, of steering ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago

Bad debts cloud outlook for India's private sector banks

India's private sector banks have seen their loan books deteriorate at a faster pace than state-owned peers over the past three quarters, raising concerns that a slower economic recovery could mean write downs estimated at around $1.5 billion.  The spike at private sector lenders like ICICI Bank and Axis Bank follows a push to grab market share from India's dominant state banks. They account for some 70 per cent of all outstanding loans but have pulled back on new credit for much of the ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago

PGA Championship: Indian golfer Lahiri in record books on Independence Day

In prime form, India’s Lahiri in sight of spot at the Presidents Cup after an opening two-under 70 at Whistling Straits followed by a six-birdie 67 to conclude the storm-delayed second round on Saturday Anirban Lahiri of India chats with the media after a five-under par 67 during the continuation of the weather-delayed second round of the 2015 PGA Championship at Whistling Straits in Sheboygan, Wisconsin, on Saturday. Photograph: Andrew Redington/Getty Images India golfer Anirban Lahiri ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago

No time for reading? Read 5 best-selling books in a condensed form

ensed form No time for reading? Read 4 best-selling books in a condensed form August 07, 2015 17:14 IST Reader’s Digest has a series of anthologies under its brand. An anthology is basically multiple stories clubbed into one. These anthologies are ...
 Rediff Travel and Living3 weeks ago

'The tears of 45 rejections brought sunshine in my life'

"As a young kid I had these ideas about what models should be and a lot of things go to your head. And those rejections would make me feel, 'Am I too small?' 'Am I not pretty enough?' All these things take a toll on your confidence and these rejections as a teenager are very disappointing." Alicia Kom, a Melbourne girl who made her LFW debut last year, talks about the struggles in her modelling career and how she made it despite 45 rejections in three years. Photograph: Alicia Kom/Facebook How ...
 Rediff.com12 hours ago

Quota row: 9 policemen booked in alleged custodial death

After the Gujarat high court ordered a CID probe, nine policemen including two inspectors and a sub-inspector have been booked for the alleged custodial death of a 32-year-old man detained during the Patel quota agitation. Hardik Patel, who is leading the agitation by the Patel community for reservation under OBC quota, on Saturday said he is likely to attend the funeral of the victim, Swetang Patel, on Sunday and warned that the government will be held responsible “if anything ...
 Rediff.com13 hours ago

The 'Gone Girls' of India

Sheena Bora may be the latest of India's 'gone girls' but the list is too long to enumerate, says Suni Sethi. A few days before news of the Sheena Bora murder broke, on August 19, a brief news flash appeared of a girl's grisly murder in a village in district Shahjahanpur in northwestern Uttar Pradesh. Two brothers dragged their 17-year-old sister, Phool Jahan, to the village square, decapitated her head and paraded it for about half an hour before disappearing. "This is a lesson to girls ...
 Rediff.com14 hours ago

Old meets new: Kolkata's yellow cabs say Ola!

About 1,000 such cabs have been registered on the company’s platform so far The traditional and the modern have come together. Kolkata’s ubiquitous yellow cabs can now be booked through the app of online cab-booking service Ola. The company has said about 1,000 such cabs have been registered on the Ola platform so far. It aims to increase the number of these cabs on its platform to 5,000 within the next three months. “We have transformed traditional hailing to Ola ...
 Rediff.com22 hours ago
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