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What do Goans THiNK of Tarun Tejpal?

The change of government in Goa changed THiNK’s character. Literary or intellectual luminaries were replaced by big-ticket celebrities, says Sunil Sethi In the furore over Tarun......

Aziz's Take: Aggressive Obama vs agreeing Romney

Obama was unforgiving, even though Romney agreed with him again and again, says Aziz Haniffa In their third and final showdown -- one devoted completely to foreign policy which at times veered......

Hu Jintao arrives in US for state visit

The Chinese President Hu Jintao was accorded a red carpet welcome by the United States after he arrived on a four-day state visit, even as lawmakers introduced a legislation against yuan......

Are you smarter than an Indian 10th grader?

Do you know the value of (1 + cot A - cosec A) (1 + tan A + sec A)? If you do know the answer to this trigonometric puzzler, you can remotely claim to know your tenth grade math well.Chances are......

Derek Trucks on Ustad Ali Akbar Khan

Ustad Ali Akbar Khan, who passed away on Friday, was an inspiration in more ways than one for Derek Trucks, a rock guitar phenomenon with a growing, global fan following.Trucks, who began playing......

The 'she'-change in employment

Bob Charles, the Hong Kong-based managing director of Watson Wyatt Asia Pacific, describes himself as an old India hand. He advises some of India's largest private sector employers on actuarial and......

Green card for aliens with high US degrees mooted

To attract the world's 'best and the brightest', a group of top Democratic Senators today proposed immediate Green Cards for foreigners with advanced degrees from US institutes and job offers, a......

L N Mittal tops UK's Richest Power list

Money and power being "natural bedfellows" is not necessarily true in the British business world, except for steel tycoon Lakshmi Mittal who figures right on the top of a new 'Richest Power List',......

Tata, Mittal among world's 30 best CEOs

Two Indian steel tycoons -- Ratan Tata of Tata Group and NRI Lakshmi Mittal of global powerhouse Mittal Steel -- have made it to the world's best CEOs list compiled by US stock market weekly......

Top-earning dead celebrities

A nail in the casket is hardly the end for some stars. Instead, their work, as well as their iconic images, continues to appeal to fans who remember them, and to those born long after they died.......

American Hustle wins big at Golden Globes, 2014

The 71th Annual Golden Globe awards have been announced. There have been quite a few surprises and some expected nods. Here's a quick glance at the winners, listed in bold: BEST MOTION PICTURE......

12 Years A Slave, American Hustle lead Golden Globe 2013 nominations

The 71st Annual Golden Globe nominations have been announced. Here's a quick glance at 2013 hopefuls. The Golden Globe ceremony are set to take place on January 12, 2014 and will be seen in more......

Review: Sherlock Holmes 2 is a worthy sequel

Raja Sen reviews says Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows is ideal holiday entertainment. If Sir Arthur Conan Doyle were alive today, he'd sue.In the late great Leslie Nielsen's occasionally funny......

Review: Up is awe-inspiring

It is so difficult to define beauty it must be well nigh impossible to create a unique version of beauty. For everybody other than the wizards at Pixar, that is. They are the fine folk that gave us......

The Top 100 Greatest Singers of All Time

Aretha Franklin has toppedthe 100 Greatest Singers of All Time list by Rolling Stones magazine.Ray Charles was at number two, followed by Elvis Presley and Sam Cooke. John Lennon rounded off the......

Stakes high as India-Pakistan clash

Traditional rivals India and Pakistan, who have experienced similar failures and revivals in the recent past, face-off again in an off-shore cricket One-Day International in Glasgow on Tuesday.The......

Arjun Atwal creates history

India's Arjun Atwal will become the first Indian to compete in the US PGA Championships, traditionally the year's fourth and final golf Major, when he tees up at the Lower course at Balsturol Golf......

Lee's dubious distinction

Brett Lee, arguably the fastest bowler on the planet, was smashed all around the park on the opening day of Birmingham Test. His figures of 17-1-111-1 are the third most expensive by an Australian......

Campbell holds off Woods

New Zealand's Michael Campbell held off a charging Tiger Woods to clinch his maiden major title by two shots at the 105th US Open in Pinehurst, North Carolina on Sunday.The 36-year-old Campbell,......

CA honours indigenous side of 1868

Cricket Australia (CA) has paid tribute to an indigenous team who toured England in 1868, honouring the side as the first cricketers to represent Australia. Former Test captain Ian Chappell had led......

  People speak for bob charles

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Q. Can funny people make it to the top in their life ?
:  A. Yes,Why not...Think of Gorge Bernard Shaw, Charles Chaplin......,now you can add a lot strting fro Bob Hope ... to Raj Kapoor.... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/can-funny-people-make-it-to-the-top-in-their-life-//answers/16163218

kishore malhotra
Q. do you know any famous two people who were dyslexic?
Kishore Malhotra:  A. The following is a list of notable people who have been diagnosed with dyslexia.Louise Arnold, English author.[1] Kjell Inge Rkke Norwegian...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/do-you-know-any-famous-two-people-who-were-dyslexic/16163132/answers/13687696

flop man
Q. Can you name a singer who\'s voice you find extremely soothing?Who&any particular song?
Flop Man:  A. I enjoy listening Stevie Wonder, Ray Charles, Bob Dylan, Paul McCartney, John Lennon, Eric Clapton, Johhny Cash, Jon Bon Jovi, James Taylor, John...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/can-you-name-a-singer-whos-voice-you-find-extremely-soothing/13686663/answers/14283553

neha
Q. which singer you like most to hear ?
Neha:  A. Kishor Kumar, Md Rafi, Hemant Kumar, Sonu Nigam Jagjeet Singh, Ghulam AliElvis, The Beatles, Pink Floyd, Mick Jagger, Bob Dylan, Hank William,...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/which-singer-you-like-most-to-hear-/14265991/answers/10960349

Prasoon Sinha
Q. We didn't start the fire--Good song sung by Bon jovi ..Tell me more about this .Any Iidea??
Prasoon Sinha:  A. 'We Didn't Start the Fire' is a song by Billy Joel. It was released on his November 1989 album titled 'Storm Front'. It refers to various events...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/we-didnt-start-the-fire--good-song-sung-by-bon-jovi-..tell-m/10960241/answers/8307593

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15 reasons to visit England in 2015

2015 is set to be an exceptional year for England. Across the country, the nation will be hosting major sporting events, marking historic... ...

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PGA Member Charlie Sifford's Struggle to Break Barriers Comes Full Circle by Receiving the Presidential Medal of Freedom

Custom Search PGA Member Charlie Sifford's Struggle to Break Barriers Comes Full Circle by Receiving the Presidential Medal of Freedom... ...

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Democratic Policy Chair Sen. Charles Schumer to Diagnose What Went Wrong for Democrats in 2014, What Lies Ahead for 2016 At National Press Club Newsmaker

From the Wires Nov. 24, 2014 10:27 AM WASHINGTON , Nov. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Senate Democratic Policy Chair Charles Schumer... ...

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UK Independence Party immigration stance draws angry voters

Rochester: Sat on a bench on Rochester High Street, out-of-work British labourer Paul is considering voting for the anti-immigration UK... ...

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"Democrats' Silence Was Deafening" With No National TV Ads On Successes And Mission, Say Robert Weiner, Democratic Strategist & Evan Baumel, Policy Analyst; Helped Cause Negative Wave

From the Wires "Democrats' Silence Was Deafening" With No National TV Ads On Successes And Mission, Say Robert Weiner, Democratic Strategist &... ...

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