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'Vasco da Gama needs to be tried for crimes against humanity'

'V'asco da Gama indulged in some of the most heinous crimes.' 'On October 1, 1502, he mercilessly ordered the killing of 700 innocent Malabar pilgrims. Half the pilgrims were women and......

A leaf from Vasco Da Gama's diary

The original handwriting of Portugese explorer Vasco de Gama from his diary written during his trip to India is displayed at the German Historical Museum in Berlin. The diary is part of the......

'India is dominated by the West'

'India may be independent politically and it may even become an economic power like Japan, but it remains and will still remain part of the global capitalist economy and system, dominated and......

Bhopal verdict is against public health and democracy

The quest of Bhopal victims for justice must continue and till the truth prevails because it is not their struggle victims of Bhopal alone. It is a litmus test that will determine that what......

Here's to the folks of Goa, Daman and Diu!

'The 67 sorties mounted from Jamnagar broke the Portuguese's will to fight, the army columns advanced unresisted, and the Portuguese threw in the towel. The formal surrender took place about......

Retracing Vasco da Gama's footsteps

The India International Boat Show (IIBS) 2006, being organised by Kerala Tourism, is all set to be unique with history being recreated. Coinciding with the boat show, the tourism department is......

The Leela's new gamble: Will it succeed?

Capt C P Krishnan Nair, 90, has been a trailblazer of sorts in the hotels business. His bold moves have almost always paid off. When no self-respecting Mumbai hotelier would think of any place......

2G scam: Bail pleas of 5 corporate honchos dismissed

A Delhi court on Wednesday dismissed the bail pleas of five corporate executives, who were named as accused by the CBI in the 2G spectrum allocation scam but were not arrested. "All the bail......

Why govt borrowings may remain high in FY12

Market participants will be keenly watching the government's fiscal deficit numbers, and any significant reforms. We expect the central fiscal deficit for FY11 to come in at 4.9% of GDP largely......

Check out these 5 cars from the Maruti stable

Carmaker Maruti has a very important place in the history of the Indian automobile industry. The carmaker is the undisputed leader of the small car and hatchback segment with almost 50 per cent......

What do you LOVE about Andaz Apna Apna? Tell us!

Gogoji's ghagra, Happy Birthday, Rabbit, Vasco-Da-Gama’s gun, Haila Juhi Chawla, Ramanand Sagar’s Ram-Bharat reunion episode, Kalimirch Ke Ladoo, Sherbet-E-Jannat, Tilloo’s danda......

Review: Watch Urumi for the effort

Paresh C Palicha reviews Urumi. Post YOUR reviews here! The name Santosh Sivan is synonymous to visual extravaganza. The cinematographer-director makes everything visually enticing whether working......

Arya: 'Urumi will be a landmark film'

Tamil actor Arya says that Urumi will be a landmark film in Malayalam. He should certainly hope so quite simply because it is his maiden film in Malayalam. Although he does a cameo in it,......

Santosh Sivan: 'Shooting Urumi was exciting'

Internationally acclaimed cinematographer Santosh Sivan's latest film Urumi, is one of the most eagerly awaited Malayalam films. He is also making the Tamil, Hindi and......

Santosh Sivan makes Malayalam cinema global

Ace cinematographer and director Santosh Sivan will take Malayalam cinema to the international audience with the magnum opus, Urumi. The title of the film comes with the tagline, The......

Romario named player-coach

Former Brazil striker Romario was named player-coach of Vasco da Gama on Thursday, two days after announcing he had failed a dope test while playing for the team in October. Romario, who blamed a......

Romario to try again for 1,000th goal

Former Brazil striker Romario will make another attempt to score what he says will be his 1,000th goal in Vasco da Gama's Brazilian championship match against Sport Recife on Sunday.However, the......

Romario still waiting for 1,000th goal

Romario again missed out on his 1,000th goal on Wednesday as Vasco da Gama were knocked out of the Carioca championship after a 4-4 draw with Botafogo.Vasco lost the second stage semi-final tie 4-1......

Romario scores twice in Copa Brasil tie

Former Brazil striker Romario scored twice to take his career tally to 992 goals as Vasco da Gama crushed part-timers Fast Club 6-0 in a Copa Brasil tie on Wednesday. The 41-year-old, who played......

Romario hits 10-minute hat-trick

Former Brazil striker Romario came off the bench to score a 10-minute hat-trick as Vasco da Gama routed Volta Redonda 6-1 in the Carioca championship on Sunday. Romario, 41, took his career total......

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Ashok Sawlani
Q. Who gave visa on arrival to Vasco da gamaN who gave wrong visa to Columbus
Ashok Sawlani:  A.  more

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Flying Saucer
Q. where Vasco da Gama is situated in India?
Flying Saucer:  A. I dont know, as I was not yet born then more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/where-vasco-da-gama-is-situated-in-india/27141978/answers/27275066

pravin
Q. Who discovered sea route to India ?A Marco PoloB Vasco da GamaC Bartolomeu DiasD Amerigo Vespucci
Pravin:  A. Goa more

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Sulekha Khuntdar
Q. FFF-What is Goa's capital city?a) Panaji b) Mumbaic) Goa d) Vasco da Gama
Sulekha Khuntdar:  A. Vasco da Gama more

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  Web results for Vasco Da Gama
Sudden interest in Vaso Da Gama's tomb sees hordes of Asians head to Portugal

LISBON: A world heritage monument in Portugal has seen a massive spike in visitors from Asia, thanks to an immaculate tomb within it, of one of the... ...

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Authorities make no attempt to reclaim heritage

KOCHI: The 'Jewish cemetery' near Chakkamadom in Fort Kochi where locals reside; the Calvathy canal where Portugese mariner Vasco da Gama once... ...

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Wind power

Step into the beach and it hits you with a force that threatens to sweep you off your feet. Sit close to the shoreline and you can hear it, calm... ...

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MP Nalin Kumar

Mangalore: Nalin Kumar Kateel, Dakshina Kannada MP, has urged Minister for Railways D.V. Sadananda Gowda attend to the long-pending demands of... ...

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Heritage wave nears Gujarat coast

For centuries, monsoon winds have not only brought rains to countries of the Indian Ocean but also nurtured cultures and knowledge, besides... ...

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