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US Senate panel confirms Indian American as federal judge

A key Congressional committee has confirmed the nomination of an Indian American counsel to the key post of US District Court judge for Washington, DC. India-born Amit Privardhan Mehta had been......

US Senate sets 60-day deadline for military action in Syria

The Syria war resolution drafted by members of the powerful US Senate Foreign Relations Committee permits up to 60 days of military action against the Bashar al-Assad regime and does not permit any......

'NSA's phone, internet spy programme helped track Headley'

The leaders of the US Senate and House Intelligence committees have defended National Security Agency's phone and internet surveillance programmes, saying it has been critical in thwarting......

All decks cleared for Srinivasan's bid to a top US court

The US Senate judiciary committee's unanimous approval to Srikanth 'Sri' Srinivasan's nomination has ensured his confirmation by Senate to be a slam dunk; and seat on influential DC Appeals Court......

I still believe in the American dream: Oak Creek victim's kin

In a highly emotional yet powerful testimony before a United States Senate Committee on Capitol Hill, Harpreet Singh Saini, the 18-year-old son of one of the victims of the Oak Creek gurudwara......

Senators urge Kerry to press India on trade during visit

Senate Finance Committee leaders on Friday urged US Secretary of State John Kerry to press India to reverse government actions they said threaten millions of US jobs in pharmaceutical, information......

USIBC, India Inc to lobby against US Immigration Bill

As the Senate Judiciary Committee began its mark-up of the Gang of Eight’s comprehensive immigration reform legislation, the United States-India Business Council and India Inc -- led by the......

US Senate panel votes for hike in H-1B visas

The Senate Judiciary Committee of the United States has voted to significantly increase the number of H-1B visas for highly skilled foreign workers as part of a controversial Immigration Bill that......

US lawmakers seek probe into 'unfair' India trade practices

A group of top American lawmakers has asked the International Trade Commission (ITC) to conduct an investigation into India's alleged unfair trade practices that discriminate against US exports and......

The rising vulnerability of emerging markets

Emerging markets could be affected by a combination of lower liquidity and higher dollar interest rates caused by a hike in the US Fed funds rate, says Abheek Barua. Europe's ability to shock......

Spot-fixing: Tainted trio shouldn't be selected again

The Standing Senate Committee on inter-provincial coordination (sports) has come up with a proposal which bars the players, who have been found guilty of spot-fixing, from selection in the national......

Senate Committee recommends Butt's removal

In a serious turn of events, a Senate Committee recommended President Asif Ali Zardari to remove Pakistan Cricket Board chairman Ejaz Butt from his post after finding him guilty in two privilege......

Pak Senate advocates three-series ban on Afridi

Pakistan Senate's standing committee on sports on Monday recommended the cricket board to ban dashing all-rounder Shahid Afridi for at least three series for ball tampering in a One-day match in......

Pakistani senators to launch probe

Pakistani cricket officials have been asked to appear before a Senate committee probing the Oval Test fiasco and the controversy leading to the resignation of board chairman Shaharyar Khan. Saleem......

'Australia conducted clean bid for 2022 World Cup'

The FIFA logo outside the FIFA headquarters in Zurich. Photograph: Harold Cunningham/Getty Images On Friday, Federation Football Australia FFA chief Frank Lowy rejected criticism of Australia's......

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Q. Abhishek Singhvi Spokesman of Congress said that the Bharat Ratna should be awarded to George Bush...in what way Bush has helped India in such a big way that he deserves this Award ..??
:  A. Few thoughts among several : 1) Two days ago Sen. Patrick Leahy senior senator from Vermont , Chairman of Senate Judiciary Committee met in the...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/abhishek-singhvi-spokesman-of-congress-said-that-the-bharat-//answers/13175454

rocky robust
Q. Have you ever been dragged into a controversy when you just do not want it?
Rocky Robust:  A. Gosh, I start feeling goose pimples when I remember, how couple of fellows dragged me into a controversy. Incident related with students activities...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/have-you-ever-been-dragged-into-a-controversy-when-you-just-/13175123/answers/13087492

gem mina
Q. What do yuo know about Barrack Hussein Obamma?
Gem Mina:  A. Barack Hussein Obama II born August 4, 1961, is the 44th and current President of the United States. He is the first African American to hold the...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-do-yuo-know-about-barrack-hussein-obamma/13082221/answers/12956599

Lucky Thappa
Q. What is watergate scam? In which country this was happend?
Lucky Thappa:  A. The Watergate scandals were a series of American political scandals during the presidency of Richard Nixon that resulted in the indictment of...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-watergate-scam-in-which-country-this-was-happend/12955501/answers/12867108

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KIIT Group, KISS Founder Achyuta Samanta Receives 2014 Gusi Peace Prize International

Report by Odisha Diary bureau, Bhubaneswar: Noted social entrepreneur and Founder of Kalinga Institute of Social Sciences (KISS) and KIIT Group of... ...

http://www.orissadiary.com/CurrentNews.asp?id=55206
Indian-Origin Student Took Bear's Photos Before It Killed Him

WASHINGTON: An Indian-origin student in the U.S. took photos of a bear while hiking in a U.S. preserve before it mauled him to death, media... ...

http://www.siliconindia.com/news/usindians/IndianOrigin-Student-Took-Bears-Photos-Before-It-Killed-Him-nid-175793-cid-49.html
ArcelorMittal and Marcegaglia submit offer for Italy's Ilva plant

(Follow @steelguru on Twitter for important updates) Reuters reported that ArcelorMittal has finally submitted a non binding offer with Italian... ...

http://www.steelguru.com/international_news/ArcelorMittal_and_Marcegaglia_submit_offer_for_Italys_Ilva_plant/353408.html
UN Committee Calls on Countries to Protect Right to Privacy

Germany and Brazil are the main sponsors of the resolution on privacy in the digital age. A United Nations panel has approved a resolution that... ...

http://www.computerworld.in/news/un-committee-calls-on-countries-to-protect-right-to-privacy
UN rights experts urge US President Obama to release report on CIA torture allegations

New York, Nov 27 (IBNS) The United States must rise to meet the high human rights standards it has set for itself and others around the world, a... ...

http://www.sify.com/news/un-rights-experts-urge-us-president-obama-to-release-report-on-cia-torture-allegations-news-international-ol1kO4bfgdacd.html

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