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Biden arrives in China amid tensions over air defence zone

United States Vice President Joe Biden arrived in Beijing on Wednesday for meetings with top Chinese leaders amid an international spat over China's new air defence zone over the disputed islands......

'Next front in India-Pak confrontation will be Afghanistan'

The two countries that will be most affected by the internal developments in Pakistan are India and the United States, says Bob Blackwill. Aziz Haniffa reports Robert Blackwill, ex-United States......

India more focused about healthcare reforms: USAID chief

United States Agency for International Development’s Administrator Dr Raj Shah has said the public-private partnerships the USAID has been pushing for in India has overcome much of the......

US cancels award for Egyptian activist over 9/11 tweets

The United States has cancelled the International Women of Courage Award to the Egyptian activist Samira Ibrahim after coming to know that she had in the past praised the 9/11 attack. The......

US and Japan discuss North Korea nuclear test

United States President Barack Obama and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe pledged to work together to garner the international community against the nuclear tests carried out by North Korea early......

Deal on IMF governance unlikely this weekend: US

India and other emerging economies are likely to press for greater representation in the International Monetary Fund and World Bank at the annual meeting of the global financial bodies this......

'Revamp international financial institutions'

Pressing for time-bound reforms in international financial institutions, India has warned that their "credibility" would be adversely affected if developing nations are not given an "effective......

Capital goods: To have cascading effect on infra thrust

The focus of Union Budget 2014-15 on infrastructure development by addressing some of issues and giving an idea of directional approach along with boost for domestic manufacturing sector with......

Stringent guidelines for wilful defaulters on the cards

The Union finance ministry is planning to make rules regarding wilful defaulters more stringent, so that criminal charges can be pressed against such entities. The move follows a rise in bad loans,......

Star Alliance membership to boost Air India's revenue

Air India is expecting a two-three per cent gain in revenue due to wider commercial partnerships and integration of its frequent flyer programme with 26 member airlines of the Star......

'We always wanted to come to America'

Bollywood’s biggest overseas event, the IIFA Awards, will be held in the US for the first time. Aseem Chhabra reports. It started off 15 years ago as a Bollywood awards event at......

Blast from the past! Ben Johnson's disgrace at Seoul 25 years ago

Mike Collett, now Global Soccer Editor for Reuters, was an athletics reporter for United Press International in 1988. Here, he recalls covering the unfolding story of Ben Johnson's downfall at the......

World Cup chit chat: Rooney hits back at media, Coentrao ruled out

Wayne Rooney has criticised sections of the media who questioned his form and speculated that the England forward had been relegated to training with the reserves at their base in Brazil.The......

EPL: Chelsea's title hopes hit by Sunderland defeat

Chelsea's title ambitions suffered a major blow with a shock 2-1 home defeat by bottom side Sunderland on Saturday, handing the initiative to English Premier League leaders Liverpool who visit......

Arnold Palmer, the king... 50 years after his final Masters' victory

Arnold Palmer essentially said while he was right in the mix at several majors, probably some deep psychological reasons sapped his ambition to cross the hill and win. May be he sub......

Pussy Riot criticise Sochi Winter Games in new video

Members of the all-women protest group Pussy Riot released a new music video on Thursday criticising Russia's staging of the Winter Olympics and its human rights record, in a rare show of dissent......

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Q. Congress has rich experience of corruption ? Than any else. what u think ?
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sanjay palsodkar
Q. the term fourth estate refers to
Sanjay Palsodkar:  A. what was bush before he was Governor?', Past Work Experience Ran for congress and lost. Produced a Hollywood slasher B movie. Bought an oil...... more

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manvika
Q. what is so special about tomorrow??
Manvika:  A. The term Fourth Estate refers to the press, both in its explicit capacity of advocacy and in its implicit ability to frame political issues.',...... more

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manvika
Q. Indians attacked in australia and pakistan leaves our Govt., Opposition MP\'s and the common man worried. Then why dont they take action against those who terrorise Indians in Mumbai-or is it that North Indians, South Indians, people from Bihar or Bengal et al. are not Indians according to the Shiv Sena and MNS ?
Manvika:  A. I feel the first two issues you have mentioned are separate and the third issue is something different in its own way and that which requires an...... more

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sumita bhadrachaudhari
Q. Why is International Women's Day celebrated?
Sumita Bhadrachaudhari:  A. In 1908, 15,000 women marched through New York City demanding shorter hours, better pay and voting rights. In accordance with a declaration by the...... more

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Brazil 2014 strong contender as best-ever …

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SmartMetric Says It Is Looking Forward to Its Patent Infringement Case Against Visa Inc and MasterCard International, Which Will Be Heard in the Federal Circuit Court on August 8th 2014; SmartMetric Is Claiming $13.4 Billion as a Pre-Paid Royalty in the L

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Israel downs Hamas drone as offensive claims 177 lives

Israel today unleashed more airstrikes on Gaza and shot down a drone used for the first time by Hamas militants even as international pressure... ...

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E-com storm

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