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India a hot spot of 'emerging diseases'

India, China, and sub-Saharan Africa are the regions where incidences of the emerging deadly diseases like HIV/AIDS and SARS have increased the most, while Europe and North and South America are......

Humanity that works

Sonal Shah,IndiaAbroad Person of the Year 2003, is on the move. Having tackled the poverty and disease of sub-Saharan Africa, the Asian financial crisis, and the breakdown of Bosnian society, she......

Geneva deal: Is Iran ready to get back into world mainstream?

The Geneva agreement is a signal, which at least Saudi Arabia and Israel are so reading, that normalisation of relations between US and Iran is not merely about the nuclear fuel cycle, says K C......

UN World Toilet Day: '600 million in India defecate in open'

With over 600 million people in India or 53 per cent of Indian households defecating in the open, absence of toilet or latrine is one of the important contributors to malnutrition, a World Bank......

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......

The alarming picture of poverty in India

One in three of the world's malnourished children is in India, more even than in sub-Saharan Africa, according to a United Nations study. Click NEXT to read...

Poverty: WB paints a bleak picture of India

India now is ahead of only Sub-Saharan Africa among developing countries in terms of the percentage of population below the poverty line, though it fared better than China on this count in 1990,......

MTN seeks non-compete clause from Bharti Airtel

The MTN Group, the largest mobile operator in sub-Saharan Africa, might seek a 'non-compete agreement' with Bharti Airtel, India's largest private telecom company, to bar it from entering the......

Sahara now ventures into IT

The Subroto Roy-controlled Sahara India group is tying up with the South Africa-based Sahara Computers to float a new hardware company, Sahara Computers and Electronics.This will be the......

Myths and reality of the Food Security Bill

All those who have been dismayed by the food security ordinance should thank Manmohan Singh and his colleagues for a neat optical trick, says T N Ninan. Back in the 1980s, the government......

Why you MUST watch Gulabi Gang

The writing is on the wall -- and it is written in the blood of the women who ‘died’, ‘ran off’ or ‘committed suicide’ under mysterious, carefully unexplained......

Discovering Mumbai all over again in Dhobi Ghat

Kiran Rao's Dhobi Ghat showed us a Mumbai very few of us have actually seen, even though many of us may have lived here. The film took us through the most crowded bylanes of......

Bar Refaeli puts on a bikini in Mexico

Get your lowdown on what's happening in Hollywood, right here!Israeli model Bar Refaeli was spotted sporting a tiny bikini in Mexico. While New Yorkers brave several inches of snow, the Sports......

Dhoom with Mallika Sherawat!

The Twitter world is quite a busy one, and Bollywood contributes a great deal to it. Here's looking at the best star tweets of the day. Mallika Sherawat is getting ready for the second season of......

Running into the cast of Rann

Ritesh Deshmukh, Amitabh Bachchan, director Ram Gopal Varma, Gul Panag and Neetu Chandra promote their upcoming film Rann at a press conference in Mumbai on Tuesday. The film takes on the......

'Chappell's hard work played part in India's success'

World champions India's success is, to an extent, a result of the initiatives taken by their former coach Greg Chappell during his controversy-marred two-year stint with the team, feels outgoing......

What's missing in Tendulkar's bag of records? Check it out

Rajneesh Gupta digs out the records Sachin Tendulkar has eclipsed since his debut in 1989. After becoming the most capped player in Test history, with 169 Test appearances,......

Presidents, royalty to attend World Cup final

Some 14 African presidents, a king, a queen, a prince and an emir are expected to attend Sunday's World Cup final between Spain and the Netherlands, FIFA said. The guest list includes Queen Sofia......

Best sporting quotes from the past 10 years

'I'm Lightning Bolt. I'm not Flash Gordon or anybody. My name is Lightning Bolt.' Usain Bolt clarifies after setting a second World record at the 2008 Beijing...

Track and field goes nuts over Bolt

When Usain Bolt blazed to glory at the Beijing Olympics, he was feted as the hero his tainted sport had been crying out for. Now, having repeated them in Berlin, he can consider himself the saviour......

  People speak for sub saharan africa

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RANGBARSE
Q. What is the Role of ICRISAT in India ??
RANGBARSE:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-the-role-of-icrisat-in-india-/26551325/answers/

azam khan
Q. Subject : Circumcision Question : Does it curb the diseases ?
Azam Khan:  A. The International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics (ICRISAT) is a non-profit, non-political organization that conducts...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/subject--circumcision-question--does-it-curb-the-diseases-/22150122/answers/26551357

nakshatralily
Q. which continent is known as dark continent and why?
Nakshatralily:  A. Circumcision hailed as way to curb Aids Bryan Appleyard March 26 2000 NEW evidence suggests that circumcision of all male babies could help to halt...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/which-continent-is-known-as-dark-continent-and-why/21692488/answers/22150149

rakesh singh
Q. You must know this! INDIA ECONOMICS: Taking these factors into consideration, we have placed our FY12 GDP growth estimate at 7.2% and the initial estimate of FY13 at 6.9%.. says Motilal Oswal report http://bit.ly/vEozkg
Rakesh Singh:  A. Sub-saharan Africa more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/you-must-know-this-india-economics-taking-these-factors-into/21280335/answers/21692521

ABDULLAH
Q. why Jews and Muslims are circumcised , is there any medical benefits ?
ABDULLAH:  A. There is also one more thing which all Indians need 2 know about economics. We pretend as if macro economics don't exist :) IN such a setup, we...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/why-jews-and-muslims-are-circumcised--is-there-any-medical-b/21125613/answers/21280373

  Web results for Sub Saharan Africa
Paying for giant Nile dam itself, Ethiopia thwarts Egypt but takes risks

By Aaron Maasho ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) - Ethiopia's bold decision to pay for a huge dam itself has overturned generations of Egyptian control over... ...

http://in.reuters.com/article/2014/04/23/us-ethiopia-energy-insight-idINBREA3M0BG20140423
Rwanda's Kagame says he is not ready to rule out third term

By Richard Valdmanis BOSTON (Reuters) - Rwandan President Paul Kagame said on Tuesday it was too early to say whether he will seek a third term as... ...

http://in.reuters.com/article/2014/04/23/rwanda-kagame-idINKBN0D904P20140423
Import tariffs strain rich-poor gap in "madly expensive" Luanda

* Tariff hikes are aimed at boosting local industry, farming * Critics fear will fuel inflation, widen rich-poor divide * Luanda offers contrasts... ...

http://in.reuters.com/article/2014/04/23/angola-prices-idINL6N0NE1Z620140423
Bloomberg invests $5 million in solar-powered lamp

Former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg's foundation on Tuesday announced a $5 million investment in an artsy-looking solar-powered lamp designed... ...

http://www.indiatvnews.com/business/india/breaking-news-bloomberg-solar-powered-lamp-11522.html
Atletico Madrid vs Chelsea Live Streaming Information

Reuters Best defences in their respective leagues, penchant for counter-attacking football, and two manager's who, tactically, are as astute as... ...

http://www.ibtimes.co.in/articles/549083/20140422/atletico-madrid-chelsea-live-streaming-watch-ucl.htm

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