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PIX: Prince Charles, wife attend 'Ganga arti' in Rishikesh

Amid chants of Vedic hymns and blowing of conch shells, Prince Charles and his wife Camilla Parker Bowles on Wednesday took part in an elaborate "Ganga Arti" for the peace of those who died in......

One killed, 15 injured in landslides in Uttarakhand

A woman was buried alive and 15 others were injured when landslides triggered by incessant rains hit Rishikesh-Badrinath National Highway in Chamoli district in Uttarakhand on Thursday morning. The......

LeT threatens blasts at railway stations, temples

Terrorist organisation Lashkar-e-Tayiba has threatened to blow up railway stations in Haridwar, Dehra Dun and Rishikesh on Independence Day. A letter threatening to blow up the three railway......

Pistol used in Delhi honour killings recovered

Making a headway in the Ashok Vihar honour killing case, Delhi Police have recovered from Rishikesh the pistol allegedly used by three youths to kill three of their relatives for marrying outside......

Fresh landslides hit Badrinath-Rishikesh highway

Fresh landslides hit the Rishikesh-Badrinath highway on Sunday forcing the Badrinath and Hemkund yatra to remain suspended for the fifth consecutive day and hampering rescue operations of 1,500......

Tour operators suffer as tourists cancel trips to north India

Tour operators in Odisha are set to suffer losses as tourists and pilgrims have started cancelling their bookings to various destinations in north India following the devastating floods in......

Short-term options from mutual funds? Here's help

Mutual funds offer liquid funds and ultra short-term funds in the debt category, which are suitable for short investment periods. Ultra short-term funds were earlier known as liquid plus funds.......

How corruption threatens India's security

Part I: How corruption corrodes Brand India Part II: Why politicians don't want to fight corruption In this three-part series, I have attempted to put forth my views on corruption and its......

7 Asian nations = 45% global GDP by 2050

The engines of Asia's re-emergence - India, China and five other economies -- will account for 45 per cent of the global GDP by 2050, according to a report by the Asian Development Bank (ADB).......

The royal couple turn into 'products'

Businesses have cashed in on the royal wedding with a wide variety of merchandise. The William and Kate-themed merchandise are estimated to result in sales of over $40 million. The stamps......

Spotted: Irrfan Khan in Rishikesh

Reader Sandeep [left] sent us this picture of him and his friends who got to pose withactor Irrfan Khan at Rishikesh,...

'From today, my word of inspiration is Yellow'

Here's what your favourite Bollywood celebrities are tweeting. Several Bollywood stars, who attended the special screening of the Marathi film Yellow, turned to Twitter to shower their praise:......

Review: Kannada film Ambara is a disappointing

Srikanth Srinivasa says Ambara, starring Yogish and Bhamaa, is a disappointing film and fails to evoke any curiosity, moving along predictable lines.   Director Sen Prakash has......

Yogish starrer Ambara set to release this Friday

Three Kannada films -- Ambara, Khaidi and Crazy Star -- are releasing this Friday, November 15. The most prominent among them is Ambara (Sky), with Yogish in the lead. AmbaraDirector: Sen......

First Look: Routine Love Story

Praveen Sattaru's first film as director, Life Before Wedding, sprang a surprise on the viewer, garnered critical acclaim and a decent audience response though better promotion could have helped it......

Spotted: Kevin Pietersen in the West Indies

Reader Siddhartha Kunzru sent us this photograph. 'This is a photo of my friend Rishikesh Bagati with Kevin Pietersen in a hotel in the Caribbean (during the March 2009 England trip to the......

Spotted: Mahendra Singh Dhoni

Reader Rishikesh Rane sent us this picture from Mumbai.'This is Rishikesh Rane.I spotted Mahendra Singh Dhoni on Sunday, 31st August 2008 when he was shooting for a commercial at Mehboob Studio,......

Rishikesh Parab shines for Baroda

Rishikesh Parab's maiden century (104) helped hosts Baroda score 196 for four on the second day of their Elite Group `A' Ranji Trophy cricket match against Kerala at the IPCL grounds in Vadodara on......

Arjun Tendulkar included in MCA under-14 probables list

Sachin Tendulkar's son Arjun took his first step towards following in the footsteps of his illustrious father as he was named in the Mumbai Cricket Association's under 14 probables list for the off......

Cup Extras: Dhoni urges fans to control emotions

The stone-pelting incident in Dhaka, where frustrated Bangladeshi fans attacked the West Indies team bus, didn't escape Mahendra Singh Dhoni's attention, prompting the India skipper to ask fans to......
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Q. Kaali Kamli Waala ....Have you heard this expression? What is meaning of this and for whom it is being used?
Lucky:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/kaali-kamli-waala-....have-you-heard-this-expression-what-is/27289916/answers/

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Q. The 'Tower of Silence' is located at...?a) Chittorgarh b) Allahabadc) Mumbai d) Rishikesh
LIPSIKA:  A. Krishna's eyes is being compared to lotus.His eyes are called lotus eyes, similar to the way we call lotus feet.so Krishna is called "having...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/the-tower-of-silence-is-located-at...a-chittorgarh-b-allahab/26411868/answers/27289953

Divya Kulkarni
Q. The 'Tower of Silence' is located at(A) Rishikesh(B) Allahabad(C) Chittorgarh(D) Mumbai
Divya Kulkarni:  A. Mumbai. more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/the-tower-of-silence-is-located-ata-rishikeshb-allahabadc-ch/26337607/answers/26411880

gisma
Q. German woman and her 9yr old son clean litter in Rishikesh while Indians sit idle in the background. Have you read this article and seen the photograph in it ? Do share your views
Gisma:  A. In Mumbai.It is the place for the final rites of the Parsi community. more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/german-woman-and-her-9yr-old-son-clean-litter-in-rishikesh-w/25930571/answers/26337614

Ramesh Agarwal
Q. JAI SHRI RAM THETRUCKS WITH RELIEF MATERIALS FLAGGED OFF BY SONIA GANDHI FOR UKHAND HAS BEEB STRANDED IN RISHIKESH AS DRIVER HAS NO MONEY TO BUY FUEL NEITHER NO ONE FROM UKHAND TO RECEIVE MATRIAL WHAT A ISTURBING SITUATION?IT SEEMS THERE IS NO COORDINATION IN GOVT. AND EVEN MANY TRUCKS FROM OTHER SOURCES ARE RETURNING WITH RELIEF MATERIALS?IS IT NOT SHAMEFUL FOR US?
Ramesh Agarwal:  A. Yes three days ago, NGO-They enjoy this way of doing social service !! more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/jai-shri-ram-thetrucks-with-relief-materials-flagged-off-by-/25923685/answers/25930584

  Web results for Rishikesh
Guv joins drive to rebuild Shankaracharya samadhi'

hand Governor Dr Aziz Qureshi made a symbolic offering by placing soil in the sacred kalash brought here by the Yatra from Kaladi to Kedarnath for... ...

http://www.dailypioneer.com/state-editions/dehradun/guv-joins-drive-to-rebuild-shankaracharya-samadhi.html
Rishikesh councillor passed class 5 when he was 6-years-old

News #fraud #Madhu Mishra #RMC News18 | Thu Apr 17, 2014 | 16:16 IST #Dehradun #Uttarakhand RTI activist... ...

http://www.news18.com/news/uttarakhand/rmc-councillor-passed-class-5-when-he-was-6-years-old-437719.html
Riteish Deshmukh ecstatic as Yellow wins 3 National Awards, B-Town congratulates him

Actor Riteish Deshmukh is on top of the world after his second Marathi venture 'Yellow' bagged two National Awards - Special Jury and Special... ...

http://indianexpress.com/article/entertainment/bollywood/riteish-deshmukh-ecstatic-as-yellow-wins-3-national-awards-b-town-congratulates-him/
Yoga town gets a calamity makeover

Raja Murthy Rishikesh is up and running after the flash floods of 2013, but this Himalayan town serves the world warning of an unregulated... ...

http://www.thestatesman.net/news/49653-yoga-town-gets-a-calamity-makeover.html
64 candidates served notices for violating model code of conduct

n election officer served notices to 64 candidates of different political parties and Independent candidates caught violating model code of conduct... ...

http://www.dailypioneer.com/state-editions/dehradun/64-candidates-served-notices-for-violating-model-code-of-conduct.html

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