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Robert Vadra: Sonia Gandhi's Achilles' heel

Robert Vadra is an impetuous man. In February 2005, when his father, the late Rajendra Vadra (whom Vadra had very publicly disowned), destitute and alone, suffered a heart attack in a decrepit......

Sudhir Paul finds HIV's Achilles Heel

Sudhir Paul of the University of Texas-Houston Medical School and his team may have found a way to attack the weakest link in HIV.According to a paper in the journal Autoimmune Reviews, the team......

Urdu is Benazir's Achilles' heel now

Oxford-educated Pakistani leader Benazir Bhutto's clumsy speeches in Urdu, sprinkled with English words, have become a good way to pep up party conversations in Pakistan.Jokes, and even videos, are......

Abu Abbas, hijacker of Achille Lauro, dead

Abu Abbas, mastermind of the 1985 hijacking of an Italian passenger ship in which an American tourist was killed, has died in US custody in Iraq, CNN reports quoting Palestinian officials.Abbas was......

The first Gandhi-Nehru to be grilled on TV gets my vote

'Rahul Gandhi was not wrong in invoking the 2002 Gujarat riots, but when Arnab Goswami threw the curve ball of judicial clean chit to Modi, he did not know what to say.' 'A better-prepared man......

The chips are down, but not out

The new semiconductor plants will be up against India's age-old Achilles' heel, inadequate infrastructure. This will slacken the country's drive to carve out a place for itself on the world map of......

Will National Pension Scheme go the EPF way?

Apart from retirement or job loss, you can withdraw money from your employee provident fund for specified purposes such as children's marriage, house purchase and treatment of critical illness.......

Exports to grow by 6.3% to $326 billion this fiscal

India's exports are expected to grow by 6.3 per cent to $326 billion during the current fiscal, Finance Minister P Chidambaram said. "Though 2013-14 began on a pessimistic note, I am happy to......

Why women are dropping out of work in India

India optimists invariably point to the much-discussed "demographic dividend" as a long-term structural factor, which should propel growth in the coming decades. Studies suggest the demographic......

Prepaid debit cards: A weak link in bank security

Extensive use of such cards is making it easier for hackers to withdraw large amounts of money before detection. A brazen gang of cyber criminals, who stole $45 million from bank ATMs in 27......

Hollywood's 10 Best Movie Rivalries

The enmity between Brad Pitt’s Achilles and Eric Bana’s Hector in the blockbuster movie Troy has been named as the 10th best movie rivalry in a survey, Metro.co.uk reported.......

Krrish music is catchy

His mask draws inspiration from Catwoman and Ajooba. His muscles ripple out and about like Achilles (read Brad Pitt) of Troy.He poses against the dark, sinister moon in a black trenchcoat like Kate......

Brad Pitt: Looking forward to retirement?

Brad Pitt is in a generous mood.The actor who plays Achilles in Hollywood's eagerly awaited blockbuster Troy wants to step aside for younger aspirants.Pitt has been doing his calculations. Four......

25 years on, Mr India holds remarkably well

Shekhar Kapur's much-loved superhero film Mr India will celebrate its 25th anniversary this Friday. Filmmaker Suparn Verma revisits the film that he first saw 25 years ago and still adores it.......

World Cup: 'It's over' mourns the Dutch media

Traditional Dutch frailty in penalty shootouts again proved their Achilles heel when they lost 4-2 on spot-kicks to Argentina after a goalless World Cup semi-final on Wednesday. - PHOTOS:......

This is what happened when Van Gaal ran out of tricks...

Traditional Dutch frailty in penalty shootouts again proved their Achilles heel when they lost 4-2 on spot-kicks to Argentina after a goalless World Cup semi-final on Wednesday. - PHOTOS:......

Vettori out for six months, considers future

Former New Zealand captain Daniel Vettori has ruled himself out of any cricket for six months to recover from Achilles surgery and rejected a New Zealand Cricket (NZC) central contract while he......

NBA: Season over for Bryant after achilles surgery

Kobe Bryant has undergone surgery on an injured Achilles tendon and could be sidelined for up to nine months, the Los Angeles Lakers said on Saturday. Bryant, the fourth leading scorer in NBA......

Daniel Vettori unlikely to be fit for England series

Daniel Vettori is unlikely to recover from his Achilles injury in time to be fit for the home series against England, the New Zealand all-rounder told local media. Although aiming to play domestic......
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Q. When it comes to 'love', no matter how long it takes, it matters how it happens...Could you please substantiate this statement...?
Dil Se:  A.  more

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Q. When I will get a surprise journey to somewhere far ?;-P
Valiente Nahu:  A. It\'s clear you\'ve thought deeply about the origins of Morality, but you should really read the current scientific literature on its genesis,...... more

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Stupidcommonman
Q. What do U meant by the term "Achilles' heel" make a meaningful sentence using this term ...?
Stupidcommonman:  A. Sorry, I wasn\'t going to answer this but I do have to say that there is really no way that the "name of the idea of this quote" is...... more

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nikita
Q. Do Ya fight for wot ya believe in?
Nikita:  A. I have a Birth Mark on my heel, so i was Achilles in my previous Birth :-PP, were you Hector Bhaiya ?:-PP more

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Talking Statues at London Paddington station

Visitors to London Paddington station can listen to the statues of The Unknown Soldier and Isambard Kingdom Brunel for the first time. Voiced by... ...

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Hondas maiden multipurpose vehicle Mobilio set to cause a stir

The Mobilio, Honda's first 7-seater in India, could not have come at a better time. The Japanese car maker recently became the third largest... ...

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Will the Indian imports of Coal revive freight rates for bulkers

India is importing in excess of 18 million tonnes of Coal a month and this figure is likely to increase in the coming months as the busy season... ...

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Long time 'Saturday Night Live' announcer Don Prado dies at 96

Few would recognize his face, but most knew his voice: the booming baritone that for nearly four decades heralded 'Saturday Night Live.' Don... ...

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