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Young or old... age no bar for THESE Nobel winners

At the tender age of 17, Malala Yousafzai has been awarded the Nobel Peace Prize, making her the youngest ever Nobel Laureate. The 17-year-old girl was shot because she......

Big stars line up for Modi's New York speech

Young Indian-American pop star sensation Anjali Ranadive, popular playback singer Kavita Subramaniam along with renowned violinist L Subramaniam would perform at a public reception being hosted by......

So how is the Modi sarkar doing?

The kind of people Narendra Modi has chosen, the decisions he has taken and the rail and central budgets suggest that he is treading carefully in New Delhi. There is less of innovation and more of......

West Asia is where all the action is, diplomatically

From being on the verge of war and violence, West Asia has actually got a sudden reprieve. Seema Mustafa explains The United States has finally given West Asia a reprieve. Given the fiasco in Syria......

Explosive PETN used in Delhi high court blast

Preliminary investigations into the Delhi high court bomb blast have indicated that a nitrate-based explosive was used. "A small crater has been created where the explosive was placed.......

Obama to hold meeting with lawmakers on shutdown

US President Barack Obama has stepped up his personal engagement with lawmakers over the government shutdown, which the White House hoped would help in resolving the current economic crisis......

Obama's Fed pick Yellen puts focus on jobs, stability

Federal Reserve Vice Chair Janet Yellen, President Barack Obama's pick to lead the US central bank, said on Wednesday that strengthening the economic recovery and boosting employment would be......

'Powerful' future ahead for lithium-ion battery

We have developed ultra-fast means of telecommunication and swankiest of electronic devices. But no matter how high-tech these gadgets are, they still rely on the humble battery for sustenance. The......

US indicts Swiss bank on tax charges

The United States has indicted the oldest bank of Switzerland on charges of conspiracy to hide more than $1.2 billion.Significantly, this is the first time an overseas bank has been charged by the......

E-commerce gaining steam in towns and villages: Survey

Rural India, as well as towns of the tier-II and tier-III category, are fast catching up with the metros in e-commerce, a study says.What's more, women are increasingly getting active in shopping......

Hollywood's 10 Most Iconic Modern Heroines

Actresses come and go, but these ladies will always dazzle. A recent list of Hollywood's highest paid-actresses, topped by Sandra Bullock, made us think about heroines in the movie business, who......

Comedian Joan Rivers passes away at 81

Comedian Joan Rivers passed away on September 4, after she was hospitalised post cardiac arrest in New York. She was 81. In a statement, Rivers’ daughter Melissa said that her mother’s......

Review: Bachchan's strong, but Yudh starts off too slow

Yudh leaves things a bit too wide open, says Raja Sen.Amitabh Bachchan is now doing a television show. That was pretty much all we knew of Yudh before it began, and that is still virtually all we......

Jennifer Lawrence, Paul Walker: Hollywood's highest grossing stars of 2013

Forbes magazine is out with the newest list of the Top Grossing Stars of 2013, and it has many surprises.Look inside to find out the top ten on the coveted list!10. Jennifer LawrenceHunger Games......

Ready for the Hobbit this week?

Bloated and overdrawn aptly describe the lavishly made prequel to Peter Jackson'sThe Lord of the Rings.Yet,The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journeycould win massive audiences worldwide thanks to its......

Cox stripped of Athens 400m relay gold

American Crystal Cox, who won 4x400m relay gold at the Athens Olympics, was stripped of her medal on Saturday, the International Olympic Committee said. Cox, the Athens relay alternate, was banned......

BEST Sports Photos of the Year! (Part 2)

With racial discrimination and tragedies, the sports world saw a lot of ups and downs on field and off it. Rediff.com brings you the second instalment of the Best Sports Photos of the Year!......

Tiger Woods is now Hero's global brand ambassador

India's two-wheeler giant, the Hero Group, has signed American golf legend Tiger Woods as its brand ambassador in a four-year deal that targetscapturing new markets in North America and......

Tendulkar's wand is his willow, not his quill...

At best, an autobiography by a megastar like Sachin Tendulkar tends to be insipid, recounting situations or experiences that have already been documented and shared ... For a person his image and......

England's Rooney signs new long-term United deal

England striker Wayne Rooney has signed a four-year contract extension with Premier League champions Manchester United that will keep their prize asset at the club until June 2019. United announced......

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inquisitive
Q. 1. Which crystal is popularly known as American diamonds?
Inquisitive:  A.  more

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Q. Original Brandy made from Grapes, what about other stuff like Gin Vodka Whisky etc.
Inquisitive:  A. Whiskey is essentially beer without hops that\'s been distilled. The ingredients can range from barley, wheat, rye, corn, millet, oats...virtually...... more

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Q. The govt has not been able get justice for Bhopal Gas victims.The CBI too fooled the nation by not properly registering the case. Is Indian govt weak enough as not to ask extredition of Americans? Why can not the Indian govt amend laws and bring justice and compensation for victims? Should Indian govt officials should be booked for man slaughter as they did everything possible to let go criminals scot free? Does Indian govt fears Americans? Will Americans allow such an affair on their soil and let the culprits go free?
Sajan Sajan:  A. today, when we look at this scenario, the entire episode, sordid as it is beyond words, appears dismal and sickening . The Indian govt., it is...... more

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prabhat kumar kumar
Q. What is an imitation gem? And which is the best imitation of diamond (I can\'t afford diamond). How can that be made?
Prabhat Kumar Kumar:  A. synthetic gemstone is identical to a natural gemstone in almost every way. This includes the same basic crystal structure, refractive index,...... more

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Jaya Mali
Q. watz quality of unakite ?
Jaya Mali:  A. Unakite or epidote with feldspar as it is also known, consists of a combination of deformed red jasper and green epidote solidly bound together,...... more

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Encouraging News for Housewares Leading Into the Holidays

The tide may finally be turning for the housewares industry. November 2014 unit sales were up 3% compared to last year, and dollars were positive... ...

http://www.bizwireexpress.com/showstoryPRWeb.php?storyid=343345
Railroads seek one-person crews for freight trains

Mats Hummels, Fabio Coentrao and Sergio Busquets can move to Manchester United in the January transfer window. … By Tim Hanlon BARCELONA... ...

https://in.news.yahoo.com/railroads-seek-one-person-crews-freight-trains-182725939--finance.html
Cuba Libre, with real Cuban rum

FILE - In this Aug. 7, 2009 photo, a bottle of Havana Club rum, center, sits on a … In this Oct. 22, 2010, file photo, a worker checks the... ...

https://in.news.yahoo.com/coming-soon-us-cuba-libre-real-cuban-rum-170124150--finance.html
New material may lead to super-thin imaging devices

Washington: Researchers have developed an atomically thin material that may lead to the thinnest-ever imaging devices. Synthetic two-dimensional... ...

http://zeenews.india.com/news/sci-tech/new-material-may-lead-to-super-thin-imaging-devices_1518777.html
China's New Foreign Policy Outlook

08 December 2014 President Xi Jinping's recent speech on China's foreign policy has caught the international community's attention for more than... ...

http://www.observerindia.com/cms/sites/orfonline/modules/southchina/SouthChinaDetail.html?cmaid=75693&mmacmaid=75694&volumeno=III&issueno=12

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