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QUIZ: Can you identify these places?

Here’s a collection of some stunning images of the Earth seen from the International Space Station. Can you identify these places from the lights they emit at night? 1. Florida 2. Italy......

When the world switched off lights for an hour

Lights went off in thousands of cities and towns across the world on Saturday for the annual Earth Hour campaign, aiming to raise money via Internet for local environmental projects. Earth Hour......

Switch off at 8.30 pm to celebrate Earth Hour with million others

Among the first landmarks around the world to dim their lights for the Earth Hour 2014 environmental campaign was Australia’s Sydney Opera House and Harbour Bridge, which plunged into......

6.5 intensity quake jolts Andaman and Nicobar Islands

A moderate intensity earthquake measuring 6.5 on the Richter scale shook the Andaman and Nicobar Islands on Friday evening but there were no reports of casualty or damage. The government also ruled......

PHOTOS: Rio Carnival, the wildest party on earth

The greatest shown on earth has begun in Rio. More than 2 million people are expected to flock the streets this year at the five-day extravagant carnival. Rediff.com brings for you glimpses of the......

Who pays the highest, lowest for petrol in the world

There are places on earth where petrol is cheaper than water. Petrol is cheapest in Venezuela. Take a look at places where people pay the lowest and highest for petrol in the world, according to......

How Long Beach stopped sinking, continues oil drilling

Few places on earth bear the scars of oil production like Long Beach, California. Parts of the city have sunk by as much as 29 feet from their original level because of subsidence caused by......

Reforms: Business sentiments improved but nothing else changed

Being a big wheel in the earth mover business, Vipin Sondhi has a very clear idea why the Indian economy is stuck in the mud and what the government must do to change the mindset of business......

25 biggest aluminium-producing countries in the world

Aluminium is the third most abundant element (after oxygen and silicon), and the most abundant metal, in the Earth's crust. It makes up about eight per cent by weight of the Earth's solid surface.......

Climate change: World Bank predicts DISASTER

The World Bank on Monday warned that the Earth will be warmer by four degrees Celsius this century, causing 'calamitous effects', unless immediate action is not taken to mitigate the imminent......

Review: After Earth is boring and flawed

Watching After Earth isn't exactly a memory you'd like to cherish, writes Sonil Dedhia.The tag line of director M Night Shyamalan’s latest venture After Earth reads: ‘Danger is......

The After Earth Contest: Win EXCITING prizes!

After the award-winning film The Pursuit of Happyness, Will Smith reunites with son Jaden in M Night Shyamalan's new film After Earth about a post-apocalyptic world. Set to release on June 7, the......

Looking forward to M Night Shyamalan's After Earth?

M Night Shyamalan's new sci-fi After Earth is all set to release on June 7 in India. It stars Will Smith and his son Jaden Smith, playing father and son in the film as well.This is the......

PIX: Vidya Balan arrives in Cannes

Vidya Balan arrived at the 66th Cannes Film Festival, looking gorgeous in earth colours. The actress was spotted at the Grand Hyatt Cannes Hotel Martinez, in France, on the eve of the......

Review: Aiyyaa, what a letdown!

Aiyyaa is let down by its weak script, writes Prasanna D Zore'Yeh sab kya ho raha hai (what on earth is going on here)?,' wonders Rani Mukerji's character Meenaxi Deshpande in Aiyyaa as the film......

Celebrating fans cause minor earthquake In US football game

Seattle football fans erupted in cheers so raucous early in the Monday night match-up against the New Orleans Saints that their jumping up and down registered as a minor earthquake, local......

International space crew returns Olympic torch to earth

A Soyuz capsule carried an International Space Station crew of three back to Earth on Monday along with an Olympic torch that was displayed in open space as part of Russia's preparations for the......

Eyes on Games as London gears up for greatest spectacle

On the eve of the greatest show on earth, here are a few snippets bringing you the flavour and goings-on around the London Games. Late-night fireworks It was a midnight Olympic light show --......

World C'ships more competitive than Olympics: Mary Kom

It might be the biggest sporting show on earth but women's boxing legend M C Mary Kom feels the Olympics would not be as competitive as the World Championship -- an event in which the Indian has......

Sharapova comes back down to earth at Wimbledon

After the stellar delight of winning the French Open to complete a career grand slam, Maria Sharapova has come back down to earth at Wimbledon, scene of one of her greatest disappointments a year......
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sindhu
Q. When is the second coming of the Lord for law and justice on the earth ?
Sindhu:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/when-is-the-second-coming-of-the-lord-for-law-and-justice-on/27351671/answers/

Rosen
Q. Is adam and eve born before shiv?
Rosen:  A. when the sins will reach their maximum limit and no saints and good thoughts will be able to control the sins; then He will have to incarnate. It...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/is-adam-and-eve-born-before-shiv/27351031/answers/27351674

Ashok Sawlani
Q. When our earth is round then why we sell property at sq feet . why we don't sell in round feet rate to respect earth especially in summers
Ashok Sawlani:  A. adam and eve were thrown to earth from different planet by a spaceship! more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/when-our-earth-is-round-then-why-we-sell-property-at-sq-feet/27350864/answers/27351035

  Web results for Earth
Rainmaker Entertainment Announces Financial Results for the 4th Quarter and Fiscal Year End 2013

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA -- (Marketwired) -- 04/23/14 -- Rainmaker Entertainment Inc. (TSX VENTURE:RNK) today announced its results for the... ...

http://in.sys-con.com/node/3070441
'Cong & AAP's anti-biz poll rhetoric may vitiate investment climate'

NEW DELHI: The anti-business electoral rhetoric, unleashed by the Congress and the Aam Aadmi Party in the current Lok Sabha polls, could further... ...

http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/politics-and-nation/congress-aaps-anti-business-poll-rhetoric-may-vitiate-investment-climate-experts/articleshow/34116385.cms
Internet to the rescue of lakes

In a bid to save the lakes and ponds of Delhi, the environment department has linked over 1,000 water bodies of the city to Google Earth. This will... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/401609/internet-rescue-lakes.html
Newest Skylanders® Game Skylanders Trap TeamTM Takes Toys-to-Life Phenomenon to New Levels by Bringing Digital Characters into the Physical World

Skylanders® is redefining the toys-to-life phenomenon with yet another ground-breaking innovation, Skylanders Trap Team. On October 5 in North... ...

http://in.sys-con.com/node/3070414
Monsoon test stares at new govt

New Delhi, April 23: A poor-performing summer monsoon may be among the earliest challenges for the new government that takes over in May this year,... ...

http://www.telegraphindia.com/1140424/jsp/nation/story_18273236.jsp

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