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PM Modi's 1st interview: India, China have grown at similar paces

Prime Minister Narendra Modi speaks to CNN's Fareed Zakaria. Photograph: TV grab/CNN "India doesn't need to become China or anything else’ “There are many similarities between India......

Maha polls: NCP gives Congress a day's time to decide on seats

Going on the offensive, the Nationalist Congress Party on Saturday gave Congress a day to revert on the issue of seat-sharing for the October 15 assembly polls in Maharashtra, saying it will "wait......

Can Modi change India's foreign policy beyond recognition?

'What gives hope is that Modi's own leadership is vitally linked to his capacity to deliver on the economic front. Indeed, if he succeeds, India's foreign policies will have changed beyond......

Imran booked for forcing police to release his party workers

Opposition leader and Pakistan Tehrik-e-Insaaf chief Imran Khan has been booked for forcing police to release his party workers arrested in violation of Section 144 in Islamabad, officials said on......

Maharashtra polls acid test for Cong-NCP and Maha Yuti

While the ruling combine faces strong anti-incumbency factor, opposition Shiv Sena-BJP needs to strive to win majority. Sanjay Jog reports The elections to the Maharashtra Assembly next month,......

Falling crude prices help India control fiscal deficit

The finance ministry is increasingly optimistic that it can meet a tough fiscal deficit target, helped by a 12 per cent decline in global crude oil prices since Prime Minister Narendra Modi took......

All you need to know about the new Mahindra Scorpio

The existing model of Mahindra Scorpio. Photograph: Kind Courtesy, Mahindra and Mahindra   Mahindra have been testing the new Scorpio for over a year, and the launch is finally around the......

Why diesel cars still make sense

Tata Zest. Photograph: Kind Courtesy, Indian Autos Blog Since January 2013, when the decision was taken to gradually loosen the control on diesel prices, the latter have been raised every month by......

Despite jitters, markets stay headstrong

The Indo-Chinese relationship remains on thin ice, but the markets have recovered on account of positive developments elsewhere, says Devangshu Datta.   In the 1960s, Nehru and Zhou En Lai......

Sebi seeks fresh info on Reliance-Network 18 deal

The Securities and Exchange Board of India has sought additional information from Reliance Industries on the takeover of Network18 and TV18 Broadcast. The two firms, which are being taken over by......

What is your best Indian Test XI?

Haresh Pandya picks his all-time best Indian Test team which is packed with some exciting stroke-players, a couple of heavy-scorers known to play monumental innings, some superb spinners, a......

India's C'wealth Games showing raises hope for big medal haul at Asiad

Abhinav Bindra of India. Photograph: Jeff Gross/Getty Images Bolstered by a better-than-expected performance in the Commonwealth Games, India’s athletes are looking to assert themselves......

Sports Shorts: Davis Cup to remain annual event

Switzerland's Roger Federer. Photograph: Denis Balibouse/Reuters The Davis Cup will remain an annual tournament despite persistent complaints from some players that it over-burdens an......

Woods' strength back after 'busting butt in gym pretty hard'

Image: Tiger Woods Visits 'The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon'. Photograph: Theo Wargo/NBC/Getty Images for 'The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon' Golfing great Tiger Woods has said that his......

La Liga: Real beaten by Atletico, Neymar lifts Barca

Atletico Madrid's Arda Turan (R) scores past Real Madrid's goalkeeper Iker Casillas during the La Liga match at Santiago Bernabeu stadium. Photograph: Sergio Perez/Reuters Real......
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  People speak for august 15

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Juliana
Q. If u could get ONE chance to go back to time of this particular day.. which hour would you want to go back and why?
Juliana:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/if-u-could-get-one-chance-to-go-back-to-time-of-this-particu/27084912/answers/

amitava duttamajumdar
Q. when Postal Index Number started in India?
Amitava Duttamajumdar:  A. 1947 August 15thWE SHOULD HAVE GOT IT EARLIER more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/when-postal-index-number-started-in-india/27012993/answers/27084954

Abhay Pandhare
Q. What is your mobile number?
Abhay Pandhare:  A. 15th August 1972 more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-your-mobile-number/26444592/answers/27012996

sigma
Q. What is the specialty of 27th Aug?
Sigma:  A. 0345....15 August 1947 more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-the-specialty-of-27th-aug/26291641/answers/26444634

Priya Tanwar
Q. If you could go back in time and witness any event in Indian history, what would it be?
Priya Tanwar:  A. 479 BC - Greco-Persian Wars: Persian forces led by Mardonius are routed by Pausanias, the Spartan commander of the Greek army in the Battle of...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/if-you-could-go-back-in-time-and-witness-any-event-in-indian/26283713/answers/26291644

  Web results for August 15
Hiring up by 18% in India, shows Naukri study

According to naukri.com's Job Speak Index, there has been an 18 per cent growth in hiring activity in the country in the last year (August 2013 to... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/mumbai/report-hiring-up-by-18-in-india-shows-naukri-study-2020787
Bhelke, Shaikh arrests drive cops to re-open missing peoples diary

Pune police have failed to identify the wanted or track them down, leaving the task to others such as ATS and Delhi Police special cell. With the... ...

http://www.punemirror.in/pune/cover-story/Bhelke-Shaikh-arrests-drive-cops-to-re-open-missing-peoples-diary/articleshow/43174026.cms
Re-register old vehicles to avoid action

PUNE: Vehicles more than 15 years old will have to be registered again if the owners want to avoid joint action of city police and the Regional... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/pune/Re-register-old-vehicles-to-avoid-action/articleshow/43192148.cms
Oroco Enters Into Agreements With Goldgroup

From the Wires Sep. 22, 2014 08:34 PM VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA -- (Marketwired) -- 09/23/14 -- Oroco Resource Corp. (TSX VENTURE:OCO)... ...

http://in.sys-con.com/node/3194381
CESC to raise $150 million via QIP for expansion

Power producer and retail player CESC Ltd has decided to raise about $150 million on a private placement basis to fund its ongoing and future... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/money/report-cesc-to-raise-150-million-via-qip-for-expansion-2020779

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