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How to lose friends the Kejriwal way

Several former colleagues say Arvind Kejriwal is undemocratic. But his loyalists stand stoutly behind him Arvind Kejriwal on the campaign trail ahead of the Delhi polls. Photograph: PTI photo A......

'Deeply pained', says dismissed foreign secretary Sujatha Singh

Axed from the post of foreign secretary two days ago, a "deeply pained" Sujatha Singh on Friday hit back saying that stories were being "planted" in the media to tarnish her reputation after having......

War of words between Cong, BJP over Sujatha's removal

A political war of words erupted on Thursday over the sudden removal of Sujatha Singh as foreign secretary, with the Congress asking Prime Minister Narendra Modi to explain the......

My priorities are govt's priorities: Foreign Secretary Jaishankar

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj meets newly appointed Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar. Photograph: MEA   S Jaishankar took charge as foreign secretary, replacing Sujatha Singh whose......

The story Rediff scooped one month ago!

A month before it happened, on December 28, Sheela Bhatt/Rediff.com revealed that S Jaishankar was likely to replace Sujatha Singh as foreign secretary! Read the story if you missed it!......

How Kumar Mangalam Birla built a $40 billion business empire

About the secret of Birla's success, old-timers recall that one of his first moves was to set the retirement age for group executives at 60 years. Image: Kumar Mangalam Birla . Photograph:......

A new beast and some old questions

The entire focus and energy of the Bench hearing the Sahara fraud case for the past few months have been in helping the jailed Sahara chief raise the Rs 10,000 crore (Rs 100 billion) in cash and......

All Jan Dhan bank accounts be linked to Aadhaar: PM

All Jan Dhan bank accounts should be linked to Aadhaar, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Saturday while asking bankers to speed up this process and redouble efforts on financial literacy. He......

UK bank RBS to move jobs to India

RBS has been cutting back its retail operations and the latest job cuts are also part of wider cost-cutting measures. Britain's largest state-owned bank Royal Bank of Scotland is to cut some 160......

Can Nikhil Nanda turn around Escorts?

His plan revolves around new products, a renewed thrust on exports and some serious cost savings Nikhil Nanda (below left), the managing director of Escorts, loves to talk about the Empathy......

Arjun Rampal: Ranbir has a bad sense of humour

'2014 was a quiet year but I had four releases the year before that. I was really tired as an actor. I just wanted to read and not think about movies. I wanted to spend time with my family.'......

Lara Dutta celebrates daughter's birthday

A look at the top tweets from your favourite Bollywood celebrities: Lara Dutta celebrated daughter Saira's third birthday on January 20, and shared a picture of the celebrations on Twitter (left).......

Amy Jackson celebrates Pongal

A look at the top tweets from your favourite Bollywood celebrities: British actress Amy Jackson, whose latest Tamil film I is getting rave reviews, thanked her fans on Twitter. She......

Dope shame in track and field: Olympic champ Zaripova and Kenya's Jeptoo get bans

Yuliya Zaripova of Russia celebrates after winning the gold medal in the Women's 3000m Steeplechase at the London 2012 Olympic Games. Photograph: Alexander Hassenstein/Getty Images Russian......

2016 World T20 comes to India; England to host 2019 WC

Meg Lanning, captain of Australia and Lasith Malinga, captain of Sri Lanka pose with the trophies after winning the ICC Women's and Men's 2014 World Twenty20 . Photograph: Scott Barbour/Getty......

Qatar expresses hesitation over 2024 Olympics host bid

Bahya Mansour Al Hamad of the Qatar Olympic shooting team carries her country's flag during the Opening Ceremony of the London 2012 Olympic Games. Photograph: Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images......

Make Zaheer India's pace bowling coach!

'It is easy to criticise the fast bowlers, but do they have the support they need to grow as bowlers? No!' says Chandresh Narayanan. Image: India's Mohammed Shami and Ishant Sharma during a......

Padma Shri came as a pleasant surprise, says India women's captain Mithali

Mithali Raj in action. Photograph: Ben Hoskins/Getty Images Surprised at being selected for the Padma Shri, Indian women's cricket team captain Mithali Raj says she was not expecting the......
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Flying Saucer
Q. World War II ended with which historic event?
Flying Saucer:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/world-war-ii-ended-with-which-historic-event/28069726/answers/

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Q. ADDIS ABABA Expanding its social work in the Ethiopian community, the Islamic Affairs Supreme Council has revealed plans to boost its health and education services in the populous landlocked African country.Though the Supreme Council is a religious institution, its development wings will work as per the rules and regulations put in place for charity organizations of the country, Sheikh Kiyar Mohammed Aman, the Council President, told Anadolu Agency on Tuesday, August 26.The new services were first disclosed at a meeting organized by the council to discuss means of expanding social ser
Mangochatni:  A. ended with Japan's surrender in August ... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/addis-ababa-expanding-its-social-work-in-the-ethiopian-commu/28007738/answers/28069731

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Q. which calender month is a common surname in usa
Rajan:  A. OK. How is India effected ? more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/which-calender-month-is-a-common-surname-in-usa/28000633/answers/28007748

  Web results for August
Gandhiji and Nehru

by Mridula Mukherjee As we again approach two historic dates of our history, January 26 and January 30, our thoughts go back to those tumultuous... ...

http://www.mainstreamweekly.net/article5444.html
Homage by a Socialist Worker

by Vijay Pratap Prof Rajni Kothari, born on August 16, 1928, left this world on January 19, 2015. He was a rare academic person. In the last four... ...

http://www.mainstreamweekly.net/article5433.html
CSB Board Approves Chevron Refinery Final Report with a Unanimous Vote

- At a public meeting on January 28, 2015, the U.S. Chemical Safety Board (CSB) unanimously approved the third and final investigation report and... ...

http://www.pressreleasepoint.com/csb-board-approves-chevron-refinery-final-report-unanimous-vote
Super sub Sturridge helps Liverpool sink West Ham 2-0

LIVERPOOL: Liverpool substitute Daniel Sturridge capped his comeback from injury with a goal as the Reds beat West Ham United 2-0 at Anfield on... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/sports/football/epl/top-stories/EPL-Super-sub-Sturridge-helps-Liverpool-sink-West-Ham-United-2-0/articleshow/46080801.cms
Biomimicry Global Design Challenge Opens Now

Bring your nature-inspired solutions to repair our global food systems for the chance to win the US$100,000 Ray of Hope Prize Challenge Hosted... ...

http://newssuperfast.com/2015/01/31/biomimicry-global-design-challenge-opens-now/

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