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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......

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

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/where-is-timbaktu-/27270851/answers/27270835

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

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/is-timbaktu-imaginary-place-or-for-real-/24992359/answers/27270866

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

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/in-which-modern-african-state-is-the-city-of-timbuktu-/24023504/answers/24090821

  Web results for Timbuktu
UN Representative

The missing Algerian plane went down in central Mali, a UN representative has said, contradicting earlier reports that it crashed in Niger. The... ...

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Great Quest Announces a New Partnership With the Aga Khan Development Network

From the Wires Jul. 23, 2014 09:00 AM VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA -- (Marketwired) -- 07/23/14 -- Great Quest Fertilizer Ltd (TSX... ...

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ISIS insurgents wage war on history

Generations of the young and lovelorn of Mosul have gazed at the Tomb of the Girl in Ras al-Jada, reputed to honour a beautiful girl who died of a... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/international/isis-insurgents-wage-war-on-history/article6158435.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
Many places of worship destroyed, say Iraqi residents

Even as fighting rages on in Iraq between the ISIS insurgents and Iraqi troops, local residents who fled to Erbil, say several Shi'a places of... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/international/world/many-places-of-worship-destroyed-say-iraqi-residents/article6158615.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
UN agency working with Mali

Two of the World Heritage mausoleums destroyed in Timbuktu have now been rebuilt through a partnership with local communities, the United Nations... ...

http://www.sify.com/news/rebuilding-timbuktu-un-agency-working-with-mali-news-international-og2lergfgaggb.html

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