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Modi is a leader with 'plan of action': Tulsi Gabbard

Recalling Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to America, United States Congress member Tulsi Gabbard on Sunday described him as ‘man on a mission’ and as leader with ‘plan of......

USAID's Raj Shah is quitting Obama administration

The highest ranking Indian-American in the Obama Administration, Raj Shah on Wednesday announced to step down as administrator of the US Agency for International Development in mid-February next......

As 'America's Doctor,' Vivek Murthy will hit the ground running

More than a year after he was nominated by President Barack Obama, the US Senate, defying the powerful pro-gun lobby National Rifle Association, voted to confirm Dr Vivek Hellegere Murthy as the......

As 'America's Doctor' Vivek will hit the ground running: Obama

Lauding the Senate confirmation of 37-year-old Vivek Murthy as the youngest ever Surgeon General, more than a year after his nomination, US President Barack Obama has said the Indian-American......

Indian-American Vivek Murthy becomes youngest surgeon general

Image: Vivek Murthy is the first person of Indian origin to hold the top post. Photograph: Paresh Gandhi Thirty-seven-year-old Indian-American physician Vivek Hallegere Murthy has been confirmed......

US may include Gujarati language in visa process

Nearly 10,000 people from Saurashtra visit America every year. The United States may include Gujarati language in its visa procedure for the convenience of people from the state planning to travel......

2014 best year of job creation in US since 1990s: Obama

Obama said the United States of America continues to outperform much of the world. Year 2014 is the best year of job creation in the US since the 1990s with 2.65 million new jobs created during the......

BofAML sees 0.25% rate cut in Feb

Foreign brokerage Bank of America Merrill Lynch (BofAML) on Friday said a "dovish" Reserve Bank will slash key interest rates by 0.25 per cent at the February review meet and will do cuts of......

US firms seeks solution to trade barriers with India

Ahead of India-US Trade Policy Forum meeting, 15 top American business organisations have appealed to the US Trade Representative to address longstanding irritants and barriers in bilateral trade......

Obama announces three major immigration reforms

It does not apply to anyone who might come to America illegally in the future. It does not grant citizenship, or the right to stay here permanently, or offer the same benefits that citizens......

Meryl Streep, Stevie Wonder receive Presidential honour

Two American icons receive the highest civilian award in the US. Image: Barack Obama and Meryl Streep. Photograph: Larry Downing/Reuters Oscar-winning actress Meryl Streep and musician Stevie......

Who would YOU cast for the desi Everyone Loves Raymond?

One of America's most loved sit-coms will be turned into a desi affair. Star Plus is bringing Everybody Loves Raymond to India, in a Hindi avatar. While the project is being kept......

Mel Gibson's ex-girlfriend comes to Bollywood

Italian-American singer-composer Nadia Lanfranconi, who is better known as Hollywood actor Mel Gibson’s ex-girlfriend, is all set to make her Bollywood debut.......

Know who Bigg Boss's new guest Kim Kardashian is?

This curvalicious American TV personality, all set to stir the Bigg Boss 8 pot this Saturday, is a bit of a phenomenon in the western world. Kim Kardashian, 34, will join the likes of......

Why Aasif Mandvi learnt to 'patank'

'We would always come back from auditions and ask one other... did they ask you to patank?' says Indian-American actor Aasif Mandvi at the launch of his memoir, No Land's Man. 'My father moved......

Tiger Woods is now Hero's global brand ambassador

India's two-wheeler giant, the Hero Group, has signed American golf legend Tiger Woods as its brand ambassador in a four-year deal that targetscapturing new markets in North America and......

'Million Dollar Bat' offers Americans a dream chance to join IPL

Kolkata Knight Riders celebrate winning the seventh edition of IPL in 2014. Photograph: BCCI When Rinku Singh won the Million Dollar Arm show in 2008, the Indians' 'Great American Dream' of......

Copa America: Brazil's chance for redemption

Neymar and Dani Alves of Brazil share a joke. Photograph: Buda Mendes/Getty Images Next year's Copa America in Chile will give Brazil the chance to bury the ghosts of their miserable World Cup,......

F1: How the teams fared at US Grand Prix

Team by team analysis of Sunday's US Formula One Grand Prix at the Circuit of the Americas (listed in championship order): US Grand Prix PHOTOS: Hamilton races to victory No 10 at 'home' Lewis......

Celebrities hit the US Open courts

The US Open is the biggest tournament in America's tennis calendar. Enough reason for the big personalities from Hollywood, former tennis champions and other celebrities to catch their favourite......
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Q. we can say its democracy but even in demo there are govt rules of behaviour and misbehaviour, atleast that needs to be followed
Kalpana Roy:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/we-can-say-its-democracy-but-even-in-demo-there-are-govt-rul/28098751/answers/

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Q. PBUH Muslims Went to Mars before America: Erdogan .Muslims went to Mars in the 12th century, more than eight centuries before NASA, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has said. "Contacts between Martians and Islam date back to the 12th century. Muslims discovered Marsin eleven hundred seventy eight, not USA," Erdogan said in a televised speech during an Istanbul summit of Muslim leaders from Latin America.
Confused:  A. If you are in America than Rules of Clinton ( lewinskywala ) and Bush ( maar Kaat Specialist ) are examples to be followed. more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/pbuh-muslims-went-to-mars-before-america-erdogan-.muslims-we/28091850/answers/28098765

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The measure of a man

Former PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee How will history judge Atal Behari Vajpayee? Before attempting to answer that question, raised so often in the... ...

http://www.deccanchronicle.com/141226/commentary-columnists/article/measure-man
FARC says to free captured Colombian soldier

Colombia`s FARC guerrillas on Thursday announced that they would release a soldier they captured last week "in the coming days," calling the move a... ...

http://zeenews.india.com/news/world/farc-says-to-free-captured-colombian-soldier_1520510.html
Meow Meow Menace

YUSUF merchant the problem of drug abuse has spread its insidious tentacles in every part of the country. There is not a single region anywhere... ...

http://www.thestatesman.net/news/96244-meow-meow-menace.html
A fatal disconnect in the Islamic world

Aijaz Zaka Syed commenting on the decline and decay of the Islamic world, Robert Reilly writes in his interesting book, The Closing of the... ...

http://www.thestatesman.net/news/96241-a-fatal-disconnect-in-the-islamic-world.html
CS Santosh to become first Indian to take part in Dakar Rally in 2015

On January 4, CS Santosh will ride out for 'the Dakar' from Buenos Aires to become the first Indian to be part of the gruelling endurance race.... ...

http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/sports/cs-santosh-to-become-first-indian-to-take-part-in-dakar-rally-in-2015/articleshow/45644941.cms

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