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Top Russian priest dies,Prez cuts short India trip

Alexy-II, the head of the Orthodox Church and Russian Patriarch who was instrumental in the post-Soviet spiritual revival of the country, died in Moscow on Friday. The Moscow and All-Russia......

We all lost the Cold War: Gorbachev

Former Soviet Union leader Mikhail Gorbachev, now in the US to attend the funeral of his Cold War foe President Ronald Reagan, has said that their interests to make peace with each other coincided,......

Modi leads India to the Silk Road

With Beijing having had a profound rethink on India's admission as a full member of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation, the tectonic plates of the geopolitics of a massive swathe of the planet......

The 'veshti' culture and code

The veshti controversy in Tamil Nadu is not about the dress -- but a dress-code, which seems permissible in private homes and offices, but not in private clubs that are open only to well-heeled,......

'US should strike a hard blow against ISIS'

‘Watch enough of these productions, and you’ll generally notice the terrorist participants -- the executioners and the others in the shot -- seem very much at ease with what they are......

Is replacing the Planning Commission justified?

The Planning Commission needs to be replaced by institutions prescribed under the Constitution for the functions it usurped, feels Indira Rajaraman The Planning Commission was a powerful centre of......

Weak global cues, poll outcome jitters trip Sensex, Nifty

Markets slipped on Wednesday, tracking weak global cues amid uncertainty ahead of election results on May 16. Investors worldwide remained wary of US Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen's......

From Washington to Rome, technocrats are rescuing economies

Privatisation in Russia was endorsed by technocrats. It led to the rise of Vladimir Putin. We are living in the age of the technocrats. In business, Big Data, and the Big Brains who can parse it,......

The bets that pay in a listless market

What's good for the United States is good for the world would be one way to paraphrase the famous one-liner about General Motors and America to reflect 21st century realities.The US generates about......

India-born to head European development bank

India-born Suma Chakrabarti will succeed Germany's Thomas Mirow as the President of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), which has been supporting economic transition in......

Watchmen dethrones Slumdog

Watchmen, inspired by a graphic novel about vigilante superheroes and carrying the taglines -- Justice is coming to all of us. No matter what we do -- dominated the world box office, soundly......

Slumdog Millionaire tickets are selling fast

Riding on the waves of post-Oscar fame, Slumdog Millionaire rose over the weekend to be the numberone film across the globe, grossing $27 million, nearly $12.5 million of the total gross came from......

Militants warn of terror attack during Winter Olympics in Sochi

Two men said by Islamist militants to have carried out suicide attacks in south Russia appeared in a video donning explosive belts and warning Vladimir Putin to expect a "present" at the Sochi......

Russian militant urges followers to oppose 2014 Olympics

The leader of an Islamist insurgency in Russia's North Caucasus region urged followers on Wednesday to use “maximum force” to prevent President Vladimir Putin staging the 2014 Winter......

Chelsea owner Abramovich wins legal battle

Russian billionaire Roman Abramovich emerged victorious on Friday from a long and hugely expensive legal battle with his former friend Boris Berezovsky that laid bare the murky dealings behind the......

Bilyaletdinov gives Russia 2-1 win over Slovenia

A double by Diniyar Bilyaletdinov gave Russia a 2-1 win over Slovenia in the first leg of their World Cup playoff on Saturday. But substitute Nejc Pecnik grabbed what could prove a crucial away......

Shakhtar secure UEFA Cup final win

Brazilian Jadson struck an extra-time winner to secure Shakhtar Donetsk a 2-1 victory over Werder Bremen in the last UEFA Cup final Wednesday.Jadson's first-time shot from Darijo Srna's cross seven......

  People speak for post soviet union

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Keshav Agarwal
Q. what did the u.s gain after the collapse of the soviet union?
Keshav Agarwal:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-did-the-u.s-gain-after-the-collapse-of-the-soviet-union/26901259/answers/

hitler
Q. what is the specialty of 09-05?
Hitler:  A. Not much, in fact they have lost purpose. Probably that is one of the reasons for dip in their growth in post cold war period and had to depend on...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-the-specialty-of-09-05/22753552/answers/26901276

hitler
Q. What is ' cold war '?
Hitler:  A. The Cold War is the name given to the relationship that developed primarily between the USA and the USSR after World War Two. The Cold War was to...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is--cold-war-/22753552/answers/20397929

mohd basheer
Q. what is cold war?
Mohd Basheer:  A. The Cold War is the name given to the relationship that developed primarily between the USA and the USSR after World War Two. The Cold War was to...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-cold-war/20397900/answers/20225828

saurabh tam
Q. Mumbai, Bangalore, Delhi, Chennai or Kolkata ,all major cities are what they are because of outsiders , that is people belonging to otherstates doing business,occupying important posts and doing sundry works. Without such people these cities will starve. It is high time every one stand up as one to oppose regional fundamentalists . Otherwise we may break up into small nations such as the former Soviet union. Comment
Saurabh Tam:  A. Josna jee >> No doubt, at present, this topic has become a burning issue both at respective state and at national level. I am from...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/mumbai-bangalore-delhi-chennai-or-kolkata-all-major-cities-a/20225791/answers/16514158

  Web results for Post Soviet Union
European Union leaders to decide on key leadership posts today

European Union (EU) leaders are set to end weeks of wrangling over top jobs in Brussels and agree on Saturday on who will fill key posts in EU... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/world/report-european-union-leaders-to-decide-on-key-leadership-posts-today-2014764
US stocks heading for biggest monthly advance since February

London/New York: The Standard & Poor's 500 Index headed for its biggest monthly rally since February amid optimism in the strength of the US... ...

http://www.livemint.com/Money/1DvlpcMtuERVkFeQZxRCOJ/Commodities-gain-as-ruble-hits-record-low-SP-500-fluctuate.html
Comrade Achintya Bhattacharyya (1914-1993)

THE birth centenary celebrations of Comrade Achintya Bhattacharyya (AB), a Central Committee member of CPI (M) from 1964 till his death in August... ...

http://peoplesdemocracy.in/2014/0831_pd/comrade-achintya-bhattacharyya-1914-1993
Poles recall Nazi seizure of radio station, see parallels with today

By By | Reuters By Wojciech Zurawski GLIWICE Poland (Reuters) - Joachim Fulczyk still remembers the fateful radio broadcast 75 years ago this... ...

https://in.news.yahoo.com/poles-recall-nazi-seizure-radio-station-see-parallels-153031528.html
One Hundred Days of Rectitude

Modi's Broken India theme carries the first notation of Conservatism—and a moderniser's social vision When Narendra Modi stormed Delhi, it... ...

http://www.openthemagazine.com/article/voices/one-hundred-days-of-rectitude

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