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Mufti calls India a 'banana republic' on Afzal issue

People's Democratic Party patron Mufti Muhammad Sayeed on Monday called India a "banana republic" over Afzal Guru's family not being allowed to meet the Parliament attack convict before he was......

The stars are not shining for the Nehru-Gandhi family

'Mango men in a banana republic.' That one phrase by Robert Vadra gave more insight into the man than years of Vadra watching by inquisitive scribes, says Seema Mustafa Robert Vadra, or as Om......

Maharashtra: Independents may change poll equation

India's very own "banana republic"--Jalgaon district in northern Maharashtra that produces than 16 per cent of India's bananas and 3 per cent of the world's output--is living up to its name: in the......

Is BRICS a folly for India to embrace?

'To consider BRICS anything more than a temporary club with some common interests would be folly. The goal should be to induce others (Japan, ASEAN, South Africa) to align with us -- a......

Is BRICS a folly for India to embrace?

'To consider BRICS anything more than a temporary club with some common interests would be folly. The goal should be to induce others (Japan, ASEAN, South Africa) to align with us -- a......

Take Tata's 'banana republic' remark seriously, says Pawar

Amid the tape controversy, Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar on Tuesday said the government should take note of Ratan Tata's statement that India risked turning into a 'banana republic'. "When a......

Stop 'banana republic' like attacks, Tata to govt

Tata Sons Chairman Ratan Tata on Friday said the government must stop the 'banana republic kind of attacks', as the real 2G scam was becoming hidden behind a smokescreen. In his first comments......

Time for RBI to cut interest rate, says Anand Mahindra

Lauding RBI for doing a "brilliant job" with controlling inflation and stabilising the rupee, leading industrialist Anand Mahindra today hoped the central bank will cut interest rate as the economy......

Indian firms must co-operate to empower India: Ratan Tata

Chairman Emeritus of the $100-billion Tata Sons, Ratan Tata, on Tuesday called for better co-operation and collaboration among sectors. He urged the government and industries to collaborate in......

AAP's decision on FDI in retail irresponsible: Minister

Terming the Delhi government's decision to disallow foreign direct investment in multi-brand retailing as ‘abrupt, irresponsible and ill-considered,’ Commerce and Industry Minister......

PIX: Lara, Dia Mirza attend Chivas party

Several Bollywood stars turned up to attend photographer Jatin Kampani's bash at Trilogy in Juhu, a western Mumbai suburb.Making a public appearance after quite a while, actress Lara Dutta paraded......

When Bollywood danced to the tunes of Salsa

Zoya Akhtar's upcoming multi-starrer Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara has been shot extensively in Barcelona, Spain. Now to shoot a movie in Spain and not include a Salsa dance sequence in it......

Meet SRK's sexy new heroine

Zoa Morani is the newest kid on the block. Daughter of Cineyug Films Director Karim Morani, who is incidentally one of the accused in the 2G spectrum scam, Zoa makes her acting debut with Always......

Check out these rare Marilyn Monroe pictures

Marilyn Monroe was an enigma, but a series of her pictures in her most intimate moments discovered recently has made the sex symbol less of a...

Lisa Ray: I'm Myeloma Girl

"All my life is an open book," says Lisa Rani Ray in a soft voice as she talks about her work in the delightful satire Cooking with Stella, and her few month old fight against cancer. "I have......

'Srinivasan is behaving like a banana republic dictator'

Former IPL Commissioner Lalit Modi's counsel Mehmood Abdi has said N Srinivasan was behaving like a "banana republic dictator" and called the outcome of the BCCI Working Committee......

United's thrashing by Liverpool leaves title hopes in balance

Defeat by arch-rivals Liverpool on Sunday has threatened to expose Manchester United's Premier League title challenge at the time in the season when they usually come to life. Without first-choice......

Minnows Canada eye upsets, second round of World Cup

Cricket minnows Canada have no intention of being the whipping boys of the World Cup and are determined to cause upsets and advance to the second round, skipper Ashish Bagai said on Thursday.......

De Villiers inspired by accidental remark

An "accidental" remark he wished he had never made is behind AB de Villiers' rapid ascent into the top-rank of the world's leading batsmen, the South African said on Tuesday. De Villiers scored......

You can grunt your way to tennis win

Tennis players who grunt loudly when they hit the ball appear to have a competitive edge over their opponents, according to a study published on Friday. The noise accompanying a hard shot makes an......

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SHRIRAM KULKARNI
Q. Fro where the word " BANANA REPUBLIC " came ?
SHRIRAM KULKARNI:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/fro-where-the-word--banana-republic--came-/27642140/answers/

proud mom
Q. Do you think you are from a super breed? What makes you think so?
Proud Mom:  A. a small country, esp in Central America, that is politically unstable and has an economy dominated by foreign interest, usually dependent on one export, such as bananas more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/do-you-think-you-are-from-a-super-breed-what-makes-you-think/27634118/answers/27642164

Pradipta pati
Q. Republic Banana ban ne ja rahi hai ya Banana republic ban chuki hai.....? see my profile image........
Pradipta Pati:  A. Not at all !! I was not developed in a BT lab - to be super breed ! I am a AAM Admi in a Banana Republic !! more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/republic-banana-ban-ne-ja-rahi-hai-ya-banana-republic-ban-ch/27430359/answers/27634146

Union Tango
Q. qna ke kuch PAATRA (MEMBERS) jo aapko kaafi samay tak yaad rahenge aur kyuon,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,?????P
Union Tango:  A. So funny.....Kam se kam MMS ke paas to scooter hai. diggi ki to what laganewali hai more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/qna-ke-kuch-paatra-members-jo-aapko-kaafi-samay-tak-yaad-rah/27401765/answers/27430372

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Give the man a chance

By ANI | ANI New Delhi, Sept.20 (ANI): Pakistanis get the military they don't deserve and we get an opposition that we don't deserve. Both... ...

https://in.news.yahoo.com/man-chance-084450917.html
Banana skin study wins Ig Nobel

Nobel Laureates Eric Maskin (left) and Rich Roberts examine sausages at the Ig Nobel Prize ceremony at Harvard University. AP Researchers who... ...

http://www.asianage.com/newsmakers/banana-skin-study-wins-ig-nobel-509
How Slippery Is A Banana Peel?

The 2014 Ig Nobel Prizes Is it mentally hazardous for a human being to own a cat? What happens in the brains of people who see the face of Jesus in... ...

http://www.outlookindia.com/article/How-Slippery-Is-A-Banana-Peel/291992
Utlimate world wide 60 cities to visit before you die.

It's never too late to go on a holiday youll never forget. Or 60 holidays! Here's a list of 60 of the best cities to visit, according to tourists... ...

http://www.caclubindia.com/forum/utlimate-world-wide-60-cities-to-visit-before-you-die--306523.asp
Harvard hosts 24th edition of spoof Nobel awards for silly science

Spoof Nobel prizes that honour the humour in science were handed out at Harvard University, celebrating the physics of stepping on a banana skin... ...

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