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Varanasi to lay foundation for NDA govt, says Modi's general

Narendra Modi's candidature from Varanasi will help the Bharatiya Janata Party gain more seats in eastern Uttar Pradesh as well as neighbouring Bihar and lay the foundation for a National......

Should Kejriwal take on Modi in Varanasi? Your Say!

Aam Aadmi Party leader and former Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday hit the campaign trail in the temple town of Varanasi. In what is being dubbed as one of the big battles of the......

Bharat Ratna to Prof CNR Rao comes as icing on the cake

Research and teaching have remained Professor Chintamani Nagesa Ramachandra Rao’s first priority and love, and that is what sets him apart, says Dinesh C Sharma The selection of Professor......

Pak legislator, son shot dead in Karachi

A Muttahida Quami Movement legislator and his son were shot dead by gunmen in a drive-by shooting outside a mosque in Karachi on Friday, leading to eruption of violence in many parts of Pakistan's......

Fasting Ganga activist shifted to AIIMS

Noted environmentalist G D Agrawal, who is on "fast-unto-death" to press for cleaning up of river Ganga, was on Monday referred from BHU to AIIMS in New Delhi after his health deteriorated further.......

The rise and fall of Benarasi silk trade

We're drifting on the Ganga in a little boat listening to Pullu, our boatman, wax eloquent about Benarasi silk. "Connoisseurs can always tell when a woman is wearing a Benarasi silk sari," says he,......

Future plays Holii in premium segment

Kishore Biyani has entered the non-mass segment for the first time. But retail presence is the task ahead before he can join in the festivities.Kishore Biyani's Future Group is no stranger to......

Obama effect: ICAR plans agri campaign

Encouraged by US President Barack Obama's appreciation of its innovations in the field of agriculture, the Indian Council of Agricultural Research plans to launch a campaign to popularise......

I have not resigned: RBI Dy Governor

A day after the storm, it was apparently business as usual for Reserve Bank of India Deputy Governor K C Chakrabarty. The man, who saw his role substantially reduced through a press release issued......

Fall in engineering graduate placements

The worldwide economic slowdown has led to a fall in the placement of engineering graduates in the country with only a handful of technology schools having reported cent per cent placement. There......

Review: Issaq is an insultingly bad film

Issaq is a shoddily written film with a cringeworthy performance from its leading man Prateik Babbar, writes Raja Sen. Back when he was making his Othello adaptation, Vishal Bhardwaj almost titled......

From stage to silver screen: Bollywood's FINEST adaptations

Movies have always owed a lot to the theatre -- from actors to technique, from storytelling processes to experimental radicalism, cinema borrows. And some of the finest cinema comes from adapting......

'Sonam Kapoor is a very middle class girl'

Aanand L Rai, the man behind the delightfully irreverent Tanu Weds Manu is back with Raanjhanaa, a love story set amidst the rustic beauty of Benaras. The film, according to the director, aims at......

Review: Damarukam is a one-time watch

Radhika Rajamani feels Telugu film Damarukam is a one-of-its-kind socio-fantasy that can be watched once for its stunning visuals.Debutant director Srinivas Reddy attempts to combine mythology with......

Anurag Kashyap: Regret not talking to Amitabh for 14 years

FilmmakerAnurag Kashyap and Amitabh Bachchan have not shared a cordial relationship, until now. The two recently met at a special screening of director Bedabrata Pain's debut film,Chittagong and......

Imtiaz Ahmed bags five wkts as Sehwag, Gambhir flop

Virender Sehwag and Gautam Gambhir's poor run of form continued as the formidable Delhi batting line-up put up only 235 against Uttar Pradesh on the opening day of the Ranji Trophy group league......

BCCI awards: Sachin named player of the year

Indian batting legend Sachin Tendulkar and former all-rounder Salim Durrani bagged top honours, while the World Cup-winning Indian team, led by skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni, was felicitated by......
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Manoj Joshi
Q. ye kaun si QUAYAMAT toot padi hai yaha par .. ??? :P :P
Manoj Joshi:  A.  more

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Francisco
Q. Which are holy shrines where people of different faiths visit for 'darshan' or prayer?
Francisco:  A. Inko kisi ne bataya nahi ki Benaras me bulaya gaya hai? more

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RachanaTereDilSe
Q. The most favoured hindu religious place for you !BenarasKamakyaVaishnodeviTirupathiSalasar BalajiSiddiVinayak Mumbai !!
RachanaTereDilSe:  A. baidyanath dham, Rameshwram, Jagannath Dham, Dwarka, Benaras -Kashi Vishwanath, Kedarnath Dham, Badri nath, Vaishno Devi, and recently Shirdi. more

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  Web results for Benaras
Varanasi, now a poll capital

Ghats and galis of Benaras have always been familiar with hordes of locals and tourists, but presence of over 50,000 political volunteers - working... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/varanasi-now-a-poll-capital/article5930947.ece
Job Hopping Just for Kicks

Slog on weekdays, chill out on weekends, work like a horse for three months, save some money and unwind on a trip. This is the plan most of us... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/education/edex/Job-Hopping-Just-for-Kicks/2014/04/21/article2172159.ece
Modi proposers to come from all walks of life

In an apparent bid to deflect criticism from his alleged "lack of inclusiveness", BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi will seek to woo... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/400783/modi-proposers-come-all-walks.html
FIR filed against BJP leader Giriraj Singh

Get the latest election news throughout the day: 9. 48 pm: NCP chief Sharad Pawar has ruled out the possibility of joining NDA and said it was... ...

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Manash Bora richest candidate in Gauhati LS seat

Congress nominee Manash Bora is the richest among the 18 contestants for the prestigious Gauhati Lok Sabha constituency that BJP vice president... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/manash-bora-richest-candidate-in-gauhati-ls-seat-114042000662_1.html

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