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An Irish lady in TN, a school, and an animal farm

Why did Amanda Murphy, a 28-year-old woman, leave her hometown of Belfast in Ireland to set up a school in faraway Thirumangalam in southern Tamil Nadu? The answer lies in the simple question a......

End of the road for INS Vikrant: 14 things you should know

Decommissioned aircraft carrier INS Vikrant’s 52-year voyage came to an end on Friday as workers at the Darukhana ship-breaking yard in Mazgaon docks in Mumbai began scrapping down the......

World War I 'sacred soil' ceremony honours Indian soldiers

The sacrifice made by thousands of Indian soldiers fighting for the British army during the World War I has been recognised as part of a ceremony in London. "Sacred soil" from 70 WWI battlefields......

The rebirth of iconic INS Vikrant

Good navies keep their battleships alive. India's first aircraft carrier will be reborn as its first indigenously built carrier, reports Ajai Shukla At Kochi, on Monday, a giant step was taken......

NSA NOT listening to phone calls of Americans: Obama

United States President Barack Obama has defended the controversial surveillance programme of the National Security Agency, saying such secret operations are 'transparent' as these were carefully......

UK varsity honours Amartya Sen

Internationally renowned economist Amartya Sen has been honoured with a Doctorate of Science by the Queen's University Belfast at a graduation event.He received the DSc (Econ) for distinction in......

ICICI One to hire 1,000 in N Ireland

ICICI OneSource, which has 8,000 staff in Bangalore and Mumbai, plans to create 1,000 jobs in its call centre in Belfast, Northern Ireland."This is not about moving work from India to the United......

Polaris opens centre in Belfast

Polaris Software Lab Ltd on Thursday said it will set up a banking and financial Application Certification Centre in Belfast, Northern Ireland, assisted by Invest Northern Ireland. The Belfast......

New smartphone apps to help detect seizures, treat strokes: Study

Two new smartphone applications, one of which was tested in India and Nepal, may help people detect epileptic seizures and get better stroke treatment, according to new research.  In the first......

Will move Cabinet for further FDI liberalisation: Minister

Commerce and Industry Minister Anand Sharma said on Sunday his ministry would move the Cabinet for further liberalisation of foreign direct investment. Sharma told reporters in New Delhi that he......

Belfast Film Festival to 'spotlight' Shyam Benegal

Director-screenwriter-producer Shyam Benegal will be in the "spotlight" at prestigious Belfast Film Festival, being held from April 15-30.Besides screening of Benegal's films Zubeidaa and The......

MAMI Diaries: Welcome to movie heaven!

The 16th Mumbai Film Festival had a delicious spread of movies. Have I died and gone to movie heaven where the smell of popcorn permanently fills the air and every room rewards with a mind-blowing......

Class and Crime in India in Zurich's Top 10 Films

Kanu Behl's Titli is one of the best films from India in recent years, says Aseem Chhabra from the Zurich film festival. Ten years ago, two enterprising Swiss nationals decided to bring some films......

The 5 WORST Telugu Movies of 2014 so far

Telugu cinema saw some pretty bad films this year. We saw some good Telugu movie releases this year but many of them did not live up to expectations. We look at the five worst Telugu movies in the......

Here's how King's Speech will benefit post-Oscars

With The King's Speech winning four major Oscars, the question ishow the film, which defeated the heavy contender The Social Network, will further benefit from the honours and publicity. The......

Pakistan win Ireland ODIs 2-0

Pakistan completed a 2-0 triumph in the one-day international series against Ireland in Belfast, winning the second match by five wickets.\\nPakistan, chasing 239, won with eight balls to spare......

Spotted: Uthappa, Dhoni

Reader Badri Narayanan sent us this picture from Belfast. 'This pic was taken the night before the final match between India and South Africa, outside the Hilton in Belfast, Northern Ireland,'......

Spotted: Piyush Chawla, Sachin, Yuvraj

Reader Rahul Pathak sent us these pictures from Belfast. 'I had a lovely time in Belfast, watching Team India play and win. I was also lucky to meet and take photographs of some of our players.......

Kallis to lead South Africa in Ireland

Veteran all-rounder Jacques Kallis will lead a 14-member South Africa squad to play against India and Ireland in Belfast later this month in place of Graeme Smith who is recuperating from a......

Belfast bids farewell to George Best

Belfast gave football great George Best a hero's send-off on Saturday when tens of thousands turned out to pay their final respects to their local legend, who died last week after losing a highly......
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sanjay sharma
Q. do you find a special place for Sunday among the days of the week?
Sanjay Sharma:  A.  more

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Gabbar Singh
Q. Which of the following did a private museum in Belfast recently buy at an auction for 28,000?a. A breakfast menu from the Titanicb. A lunch menu from the Titanicc. A dinner menu from the Titanicd. A cocktail menu from the Titanic
Gabbar Singh:  A. Holocaust Memorial Day UK ~From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia ', , Holocaust Memorial Day twenty-seven January is a national event in the United...... more

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John
Q. What does the kelvin scale measure?
John:  A. b. A lunch menu from the Titanic more

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Daddy
Q. A 10pm curfew was imposed in Belfast Everybody had to be off the streets or risk being shot.However one citizen was shot at 9.45pm."Why did you do that?" the soldier was asked by his superior officer."I know where he lives Sir," he replied, "and he wouldn't have made it."I HAD TO READ THIS JOKE THREE TIMES TO UNDERSTAND IT............and How about u....?:)
Daddy:  A. Kelvin is a temperature scale designed so that zero degrees K is defined as absolute zero (at absolute zero, a hypothetical temperature, all...... more

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Celtic serenade

“Mei niem is Francie, don’t call me sir,” he rumbled in earthy Northern Irish. Preparing a cup of tantalising black tea for his... ...

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Ins Vikrant Fades Into Naval History

12:15 am Dismantling Of The Historic Aircraft Carrier Begins At Reay Road And Will Be Completed In About Eight Months Mumbai : The work of... ...

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SuperBreak offer Reykjavik Breaks for Less this Winter

PRWeb 2014-11-22 Short Break Specialist, Superbreak Launch One-Off Special Offer Across Reykjavik Breaks Throughout The Month Of November... ...

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Scottish travel agents visit Northern Ireland

A group of travel agents working for Barrhead Travel in Glasgow, GB's leading independent travel company, visited Northern Ireland this week, as... ...

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Irish Continental pre-tax profit up 6.7pc in Q3 to US$29.8 million

IRISH Continental Group (ICG), operating between Ireland, the UK and the continent, has posted a 6.7 per cent third quarter operating profit... ...

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