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'Khan visited Timbuktu for uranium'

The London accountant who accompanied Dr Abdul Qadeer Khan to Timbuktu on three occasions in 1998, 1999 and 2000 says the 'father' of the Pakistani bomb witnessed the digging of a well, toured an......

Pride, prejudice and irony at DMK state conference

A Ganesh Nadar marvels at the grandiose state conference of the DMK, held in Tiruchirappalli over the weekend If someone from, say, Timbuktu visited Tiruchirappalli now, they’d be forgiven......

Stunning PHOTOS from across the globe

Here’s a collection of some of the best photos shot by Reuters lensmen in the last few days A woman carrying her baby and wrapped with a shawl walks through a sandstorm in Timbuktu. Click......

MUST READ: Delhi on world's most hated cities list

A recent survey conducted by CNNGo lists the ten most hated cities in the world.Shabby buildings, overpopulated streets, relentless touts and obnoxious waiters make some of these cities annoying to......

The event that inspired Al Qaeda

Nothing -- not even the rise of Osama bin Laden -- shook the foundations of Saudi Arabia as the siege of Mecca 28 years ago. On November 20, 1979, scores of armed militants -- some say, numbering......

'India has the innate ability to glocalize'

In the controversy over outsourcing, the movement of jobs to India found an unlikely ally-- Thomas L Friedman, the legendary foreign affairs columnistof The New York Times. A three-time Pulitzer......

Timbuktu, Titli and everything inbetween

All the action on Day 2 at the Cannes Film Festival. Timbuktu denotes remoteness, even myth, in English. It is actually a town in Mali. It is also a riveting film in the high-fenced competition......

Birdman, Boyhood, American Sniper sweep Oscar 2015 nominations

The 87th Annual Academy awards nominations were announced by directors JJ Abrams and Alfonso Cuarón as well as Chris Pine and Academy President Cheryl Boone Isaacs, at the......

PIX: Winter Sleep, and more at Cannes 2014

Will Winter Sleep win the top award at the Cannes film festival? With the screening of Nuri Bilge Ceylan’s Winter Sleep, the claimants for the Palme d’Or reach the maddening last lap of......

Karan Johar's next film has no songs!

Can you imagine a Karan Johar film withoutmusic?Just whenyou thought it was an impossibility, Johar has announced his latest production, a songless thriller to be directed by one of his assistants,......
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Nauty
Q. aap kis gaon ke CHAUDHARY ya Sarpanch hain ?? :p
Nauty:  A.  more

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Pawan Gupta
Q. where is Timbaktu ?
Pawan Gupta:  A. Timbuktu's more

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Lucky
Q. Is Timbaktu imaginary place or for real ?
Lucky:  A. Timbuktu is a city in the West African nation of Mali situated twenty km north of the River Niger on the southern edge of the Sahara Desert more

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PSA
Q. Where is timbuktu located on the world map?
PSA:  A. Yes. Timbuktu formerly also spelled Timbuctoo and Timbuktoo, is a town in the West African nation of Mali situated 20 km (12 mi) north of the River Nige more

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Trivial Pursuit
Q. In which modern African state is the city of Timbuktu ?
Trivial Pursuit:  A. northen part of Mali in West Africa more

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Islamic State said to set new deadline for hostage swap

Man walks past television screens displaying a news program, about an Islamic State video showing Japanese captive Kenji Goto, on a street in Tokyo... ...

http://www.24dunia.com/english/others/showgroup/20323987.html
Woods returns to Phoenix with plenty of memories

Tiger Woods smiles as he walks on the eighth hole during a practice round at the Phoenix Open golf tournament, Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015, in... ...

http://www.24dunia.com/english/city/showgroup/20322507.html
Tragedies of 'Timbuktu' …

The hot Malian sands of Abderrahmane Sissako's "Timbuktu" are a cool reservoir of placid beauty, where desert dunes are swept by quiet ripples of... ...

https://in.news.yahoo.com/review-tragedies-timbuktu-told-rare-beauty-125636577.html
International conference in Bamako about safeguarding Mali's ancient manuscript

Nearly two years after armed groups occupied northern Mali and destroyed cultural heritage there, an international conference will take place in... ...

http://www.travelandtourworld.com/news/article/international-conference-bamako-safeguarding-malis-ancient-manuscript/
UN conference to examine conservation of country's precious ancient manuscripts

New York, Jan 22 (IBNS) The United Nations agency mandated to protect cultural sites around the world will examine long-term conservation of Mali's... ...

http://www.sify.com/news/mali-un-conference-to-examine-conservation-of-countrys-precious-ancient-manuscripts-news-international-pbwpdSheggebj.html

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