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Ismail Kadare wins the Man Booker

\nNoted Albanian poet and novelist Ismail Kadare has won the first-ever Man Booker International Prize, thus gaining recognition as one of the world's finest writers. \nThe 69-year-old Kadare was......

Petition: Why B K S Iyengar deserves the Nobel Peace Prize!

Sign the petition to award the Nobel Peace Prize to renowned yogacharya B K S Iyengar! It's that time of the year when recommendations are sent to Oslo for the Nobel Prize, an exercise which......

Petition: Why B K S Iyengar deserves the Nobel Peace Prize!

Sign the petition to award the Nobel Peace Prize to renowned yogacharya B K S Iyengar! It's that time of the year when recommendations are sent to Oslo for the Nobel Prize, an exercise which......

Petition: Why B K S Iyengar deserves the Nobel Peace Prize!

Sign the petition to award the Nobel Peace Prize to renowned yogacharya B K S Iyengar! It's that time of the year when recommendations are sent to Oslo for the Nobel Prize, an exercise which......

How diplomacy and poetry are linked

It is widely accepted that the greatest literature is born when cultures, civilizations or worldviews come together. This often happens in case of diplomat-poets who often find themselves in exotic......

Skoda plans sub-Rs 10 lakh SUV

Skoda Auto, a Volkswagen subsidiary, plans to launch a mini-sports utility vehicle priced below Rs 10 lakh (Rs 1 million). This is the first time a global company is looking to introduce an SUV......

'Pampered' IITians make a start in helping the poor

This is not the commonly-known 'creamy layer' hierarchy within India's Dalits, but the group long known as the face of India's 'brain-drain': the IITians. The Indian Institutes of Technology, 15......

NMDC eyes Australian mines

State-run iron ore miner NMDC is likely to seal deals for two Australian iron ore mines in the first week of March, said Chairman and Managing Director Rana Som in Hyderabad on Friday."We are......

This is Huaxi, China's richest village!

Huaxi village, set up in 1961, is China's richest village. It is also called the No.1 Village of China. Here everyone lives in a villa and owns cars -- imported cars. Image: New houses are seen......

How rural jobs have left Gods in the lurch

Down the narrow lanes of Kumartuli, the ancient potters' district in Kolkata, the government's flagship employment programme is leaving the gods bereft of their makers. The successful......

Why we owe Top Gear an apology

Raja Sen, a Top Gear fan, points out that the problem with the show's Indian edition wasn't the host's political incorrectness, but the fact that it lacked its characteristic bite.Let me first......

Why kids should watch this movie

Among the films to be screened at the third Jaipur International Film Festival 2011 (JIFF) is a unique story of a boy who decides to run away from home due to perceived shortcomings in his......

Two heroines for Prithviraj

Young hero Prithviraj's new Malayalam film Puthiya Mugham, directed by Deepan has two heroines -- National Award-winning actress Priyamani and Meera Nandan. "Here the storyline happens at various......

Albanian weightlifter banned from Olympics

The International Olympic Committee has formally excluded Albanian weightlifter Hysen Pulaku from the London Olympics after he failed a doping test. - London Olympics 2012 - Complete coverage The......

Turkish, Albanian weightlifters fail doping tests

The Olympic weightlifting competition has been hit by three new doping cases on the eve of the games after two Turks and an Albanian tested positive for banned substances. Hasan Akkus, head of the......

Benzema ruled out of France qualifiers

France striker Karim Benzema has been ruled out of Friday's Euro 2012 qualifier at home to Albania and next Tuesday's game with Bosnia because of an abductor muscle problem and several other......

Late Van Nistelrooy strike gives Dutch 1-0 win

Ruud van Nistelrooy struck from close range in injury time to earn the Netherlands a hard-fought 1-0 win over Albania in their Euro 2008 qualifier on Wednesday.Referee Mike Riley blew the final......

Owen proves ready for senior England call

Michael Owen failed to score but completed another 90 minutes of his comeback from injury as he helped England 'B' beat Albania 3-1 on Friday. Owen had previously played just three games for......
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Q. What is the national animal of Russia?
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Q. mother Teressa belonged to which country ... ???
Manoj M:  A. Bear and golden bicephalic eagle. If the asker is a fundie it relates to Revelations. The bear is also the national symbol of Finland.', The eagle...... more

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KLA leaders to be indicted for crimes against humanity

Longstanding impunity for crimes against humanity in Kosovo will be challenged after today's announcement that former leaders of the Kosovo... ...

http://www.pressreleasepoint.com/kosovo-kla-leaders-be-indicted-crimes-against-humanity
European Union

Strasbourg: The world's most far-reaching treaty on combatting violence against women, from marital rape to female genital mutilation, comes into... ...

http://www.ndtv.com/article/world/treaty-to-combat-violence-against-women-european-union-567381
Kosovo prosecutor suspects some killed for organs

A special European Union prosecutor said Tuesday he had "compelling indications" that up to ten captives were killed to have their organs harvested... ...

http://www.sify.com/news/kosovo-prosecutor-suspects-some-killed-for-organs-news-others-oh3p4eggjhiee.html
TAP issues supply contract for large diameter ball valves

(Follow @steelguru on Twitter for important updates) Pipelines International reported that Trans Adriatic Pipeline has issued a supply contract... ...

http://www.steelguru.com/international_news/TAP_issues_supply_contract_for_large_diameter_ball_valves/345294.html
Edward Elgar Publishing Announces Access to Knowledge Initiative in Collaboration With EIFL

Edward Elgar Publishing is delighted to announce a partnership with Electronic Information for Libraries (EIFL), a not-for-profit organisation that... ...

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