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African leader gets Mahatma Gandhi Peace Award

Former president of BotswanaSir Ketumile Masire has been honoured with the Mahatma Gandhi International Peace Award for his efforts to promote peace and reconciliation in the African continent.The......

10 powerful monarchs who command respect

After nearly 40 years on the throne, King Juan Carlos of Spain is to abdicate in favour of his son Crown Prince Felipe.   The handover will make King Juan Carlos the first Spanish king to pass......

The project that helped prevent over 6 lakh HIV/AIDS cases in India

According to a report published by Lancet Global Health, the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation-funded Avahan programme, first launched in  India in 2003, might have prevented over 6 lakh HIV......

Indian teen bags photography award with Chambal crocodile

A 14-year-old Indian boy, who camped out overnight on the banks of the Chambal River in Madhya Pradesh to click the winning shot of a crocodile, has bagged  this year's Young Wildlife......

12-year-old Sathwik spells Chimborazo right to win Bee

Sathwik Karnik, an Indian-origin boy from Massachusetts has won this year's National Geographic Bee contest after gruelling rounds testing his geographic knowledge about lions in Botswana, mountain......

FTIL acquires 60% equity in Bourse Africa

The Financial Technologies India group has inked a deal to acquire 60 per cent stake in Botswana-based Bourse Africa. The latter has been licensed by the Botswana government to set-up a spot and/or......

India may source diamonds from African nations

India has offered African countries like Botswana, Angola, South Africa and Namibia, incentives to strengthen their jewellery industry in return for direct procurement of rough diamonds from these......

Globalisation? Uganda, Botswana beat India

Did somebody say India Shining? Well, the A T Kearney/Foreign Policy Globalization Index for 2004 surely does not think so. The index ranks second from last in its globalisation index for the year......

Even Botswana is ahead of India

Even as India's overall ranking in human development index slipped to 127 from 124, UNDP (United Nations Development Programme) report for 2003 says the country has made some progress in adult......

3 Indian hotels among world's BEST

Travel + Leisure magazine asked its readers to rate hotels globally based on rooms, location, service, food, and value. Surprisingly, the top hotels turned out to the ones ‘off the......

Humpy, Vijayalakshmi off to a flier

Grandmaster Koneru Humpy cruised to an easy victory over Tuduetso Sabure of Botswana in the first round of World women's chess championship that got underway in Ekaterinburg, Russia.The victory in......

Umpire Kathy Cross is first female in ICC Panel

New Zealand's Kathy Cross became the first woman to be inducted in an ICC umpires' panel when she was named as an Associate and Affiliate International official following the annual review and......

World Athletics Championships: Medal Table

Rank Country Gold Silver Bronze Total 1 Russia 7 4 6 17 2 United States 6 13 6 25 3 Jamaica 6 2 1 9 4 Kenya 5 4 3 12 5 Germany 4 2 1 7 6 Ethiopia 3 3 4 10......

Ohuruogu wins women's 400m with late charge

  Britain's Christine Ohuruogu cemented her reputation for leaving it late by snatching the 400 metres World title from defending champion Amantle Montsho with a desperate lunge to the line on......

Three African teams investigated over ineligible players

Ethiopia, Togo and Equatorial Guinea are facing disciplinary proceedings for allegedly fielding ineligible players in the World Cup qualifiers, FIFA said on Sunday. FIFA said in a statement that......
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Ramesh Agarwal
Q. JAI SHRI RAM OUT OF TEN MOST POLLUTED CITIES IN THE WORLD,LUDHIYANA IS 4TH AND MY HOME TOWN KANPUR IN 9TH PLACE, FOUR TOWNS ARE FROM IRAN, 2 EACH FROM INDIA AND PAK, WHILE ONE IS EACH FROM MAGOLIA AND BOTSWANA.ARE YOU SURPRISED?
Ramesh Agarwal:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/jai-shri-ram-out-of-ten-most-polluted-cities-in-the-worldlud/27232026/answers/

Nauty
Q. What is the capital of Botswana? Kingstown Gaborone Rome Vientiane
Nauty:  A. yes... really surprised.. I thougt all 10 should have been from India and china more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-the-capital-of-botswana--kingstown--gaborone--rome--/26818680/answers/27232034

Giaa
Q. What is the capital of Botswana? Victoria Jakarta Moroni Gaborone
Giaa:  A. gaborone more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-the-capital-of-botswana--victoria--jakarta--moroni--/26816868/answers/26818688

  Web results for Botswana
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Alex Dowsett, Linda Villumsen take cycling gold in Glasgow

Glasgow: England`s Alex Dowsett and Linda Villumsen of New Zealand both went one better to win gold medals in the men`s and women`s cycling... ...

http://zeenews.india.com/sports/commonwealth-games-2014/alex-dowsett-linda-villumsen-take-cycling-gold-in-glasgow_792910.html
Inadequate compliance with human rights

Taking a stand against human rights abuses in tourism: commissioned by the Federal Ministry of Economic Cooperation and Development, a new study by... ...

http://www.travelandtourworld.com/news/article/itb-berlin-inadequate-compliance-human-rights/
Jamaica, Kenya top track and field

agence france-presse Glasgow, 30 July Jamaica and Kenya had a night to remember on the third day of Commonwealth Games action, the track and... ...

http://www.thestatesman.net/news/68824-jamaica-kenya-top-track-and-field.html
Australian Swimmers Face Scrap, Doping Shock Erupts

Australia hoped to end on a high in the swimming event but England beat them to bag 10 gold medals at the CWG 2014 AP Glasgow: Australia's... ...

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