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Man charged with hate crime in attack on Sikh professor

A 20-year-old man has been arrested and charged with hate crime for a brutal assault on a Sikh professor last year during which the attackers called him "Osama" and a "terrorist" in the United......

Sulking western naval command chief may quit soon

Western Navy Commander Vice Admiral Shekhar Sinha, who was superseded by Admiral Robin Dhowan in the appointment of Navy chief on Thursday, is understood to be unhappy and is contemplating putting......

R K Dhowan is new chief of Indian Navy

Robin K Dhowan on Thursday took over as chief of the Indian Navy nearly two months after D K Joshi quit the post in the wake of a series of mishaps. Admiral Dhowan, 59, who has been the acting Navy......

'Kejriwal never wanted to fight the Lok Sabha election'

'I get angry when people throw ink or slap him -- but Arvind takes all this in his stride. People make fun of him and point out his mistakes, but they haven't seen his sacrifice...' 'If you......

Dec 16 gangrape: SC extends stay on 2 convicts' execution

The Supreme Court on Monday extended till April 7 the stay on the execution of death penalty of two of the four convicts in the December 16 gangrape and murder case, asking for a copy of the trial......

Suzuki has to double equity in Gujarat arm

Suzuki Motor Corporation, the Japanese parent of Maruti Suzuki India Ltd, might have to infuse nearly double the equity amount it had earlier planned to put into its proposed 100 per cent......

Black money: SC irked with Centre for not implementing orders

The Centre on Tuesday faced the ire of the Supreme Court for failing to implement its three-year-old directions, including setting up of a SIT to probe all cases of black money and disclosing......

Jet Airways cancels order for 17 Boeing 737 airplanes

Naresh Goyal-promoted Jet Airways has cancelled an order for 17 mid-range Boeing 737s, which it had placed in January 2012, owing to financing problems, according to sources in the know. Sources......

Is infra major GMR ready to turn around?

The infrastructure major's asset-light strategy is showing results, but it could still be a while before its debt burden reduces substantially. After a lull of nearly four years, GMR Infrastructure......

RCom, Reliance Jio sign intra-city infra sharing pact

In the third infrastructure sharing agreement between firms run by brothers Mukesh and Anil Ambani, Reliance Industries' telecom arm has agreed to use Reliance Communication Ltd's intra-city......

Legendary bhajan singer Juthika Roy passes away

Legendary bhajan singer Juthika Roy, who had iconic leaders like Mahatma Gandhi and Jawaharlal Nehru among her fans, died after prolonged illness, hospital sources said. She was 93.......

Gayle set to play 100th Test vs NZ at home

Swashbuckling batsman Chris Gayle is set to play his 100th Test at his home ground in Jamaica when New Zealand tour the Caribbean in June. The WICB has announced a three-match Test series and two......

Mercedes' Rosberg wins season-opening Australian GP

Nico Rosberg drew first blood for Mercedes in the new Formula One season with a dominant Australian Grand Prix victory on Sunday after pole-sitter Lewis Hamilton and world champion Sebastian Vettel......

Stats: Afridi powers Pakistan to their highest-ever run-chase in ODIs

Pakistan pulled off a thrilling three-wicket victory over hosts Bangladesh to storm into the final of the Asia Cup cricket tournament on Tuesday. In the process they knocked India out of the title......

Ishant dropped from Asia Cup, WT20 squads; Pujara in ODI squad

Following the debacle in the New Zealand One-Day Internationals, the selectors finally lost patience with the under-performing Suresh Raina and Ishant Sharma and axed them from India’s squad......

Australia drop Bailey; include Doolan, Marsh for South Africa trip

Australia dropped batsman George Bailey from the squad for their three-Test tour of South Africa on Monday and brought uncapped Alex Doolan and Shaun Marsh into the 15-man party. Bailey made his......
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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
The 29 Greatest Selfies Of All Time

It's easy to write off the Oxford Dictionary's 2013 Word of the Year as a silly, narcissistic fad. But every once in a while, a selfie comes along... ...

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/04/23/best-selfies-ever-2014_n_5113653.html?utm_hp_ref=weird-news&ir=Weird+News
Suzuki has to double equity in Gujarat arm

Suzuki Motor Corporation, the Japanese parent of Maruti Suzuki India Ltd, might have to infuse nearly double the equity amount it had earlier... ...

http://www.rediff.com/money/report/auto-suzuki-has-to-double-equity-in-gujarat-arm/20140423.htm
SC raps govt for failing to follow orders in black money case

The Supreme Court on Tuesday pulled up the Centre for failing to implement its three-year-old directions including setting up a SIT to probe all... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/401200/sc-raps-govt-failing-follow.html
Rajnath Singh

BJP today lashed out at SP and BSP for supporting UPA government at the Centre, despite knowing fully well that it was "badly steeped" in... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/india/report-upa-government-badly-steeped-in-corruption-but-sp-bsp-backing-it-rajnath-singh-1981076
Court commences hearing arguments on charges against Tunda

The Delhi Police today commenced arguments on framing of charges in a special court against top Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) bomb expert Abdul Karim Tunda... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/401203/court-commences-hearing-arguments-charges.html

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