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Slice of history: Princess Diana's wedding cake sells for $1,375

A collector has bought a 33-year-old slice of British history - paying $1,375 (Rs 83,250) for a piece of cake from the 1981 wedding of Prince Charles and Princess Diana. The cake, still in its......

How London rapper became 'Jihadi John'

According to media reports, the British radical who killed American journalist James Foley has been identified. The killer, who spoke in a British accent, claimed that it was in retaliation for......

British lingerie store stokes flames with ISIS underwear

Designer lingerie retailer Ann Summers has been forced to apologise after it named its latest range of new underwear line after an Egyptian goddess who happens to share a name with Islamic......

This British woman wants to behead US, UK prisoners for ISIS

On Thursday while the whole world was condemning the brutal murder of American journalist James Foley by Islamic State militants, one particular person on social networking website Twitter was......

Afghan soldier guns down US general in Kabul

A United States general was killed in an attack at a British-run army training centre in Kabul on Tuesday -- the highest-ranking American casualty since the 9/11 attacks.The shooting, which left......

Logo quiz: Can you recognise these brands?

Think you know your companies well? Here are 15 logos, some very common. Can you crack it?   This belongs to a British Bank and financial services company. A. Lloyds Banking B. Royal Bank......

Makeover for Horlicks, again

The consumer arm of British pharmaceutical major GlaxoSmithKline is relaunching its largest brand Horlicks for the third time in four years as competitive pressures as well as a slowdown in......

'Brand India' has taken a hit in past 2-3 years'

Renowned British ad-man Martin Sorrell, the owner of WPP Group that controls over 40 per cent of the domestic ad market, said on Tuesday 'Brand India' has suffered due to events of the past 2-3......

Indian cos invested $9.6 bn in 5 countries

British Virgin Islands, Mozambique, the Netherlands, Mauritius and Singapore were the top five nations where Indian firms made investment of $9.6 billion in the last three years. In these five......

Britain offers 1 bn pound credit line for Indian infrastructure projects

British finance minister George Osborne on Tuesday announced a 1 billion pound ($1.68 billion) credit line for investment in Indian infrastructure projects. "We have announced a 1 billion pound......

Oscar-winning director of Gandhi Sir Richard Attenborough no more

Oscar-winning British filmmaker Richard Attenborough, renowned for his critically-acclaimed biopic on Mahatma Gandhi, has died. He was 90. The actor’s son, Michael Attenborough told the BBC......

Does the West get India right?

Sometimes, yes. We take a look. Every few years, a Hollywood or a British production company re-discovers India and thinks it is cool to set a film there -- a film that will show the exotic......

Actress Amy Jackson goes topless

Here's what your favourite Bollywood celebrities are tweeting: British model and actress Amy Jackson recently shot topless for a fashion brand. Photographer Hannah......

Sofia Hayat: Armaan Kohli paid off my lawyers

Here's what your favourite Bollywood celebrities are tweeting. British singer-actress Sofia Hayat, who had filed a police complaint against her Bigg Boss 7 housemate Armaan Kohli in......

British actor Bob Hoskins dies

British actor Bob Hoskins has died at the age of 71 after suffering from pneumonia, his agent has confirmed.   Hoskins retired from acting in 2012 at the age of 69 after being......

Top 10 transfers in the English Premier League

Manchester United signed Argentina winger Angel Di Maria from Real Madrid for a British record transfer fee of 59.7 million pounds ($98.76 million) on Tuesday. The transfer fee outstrips the 50......

United smash British record by signing Di Maria

Manchester United smashed the British transfer record when they signed Argentina winger Angel Di Maria from Real Madrid for £59.7 million on Tuesday. Di Maria has signed a five-year contract,......

EPL Updates: Man United agree to record British transfer for Di Maria

Manchester United have agreed a British record transfer fee of 59.7 million pounds ($99 million) to secure Angel di Maria from Real Madrid and are set to announce his transfer officially on......

Hottest Sporting Buzz: Abbey Clancy posts racy kissing pictures!

Rediff.com brings you the buzz around celebrity sportspersons and their glamorous lives! Abbey Clancy, the British lingerie model, who is married to footballer Peter Crouch has posted a series of......

'Dhoni's persistence with the charge made it look like a personal crusade'

Mahendra Singh Dhoni's insistence to press charges against James Anderson came under attack from the British media which said it "smacked of opportunism" and the exoneration of the......
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Q. As per the documnts unearthed in Lahore court(now in paki) Bhagat Singh's name as added later stages and the eye witnesses who testifed against him was never cross questioned! should not our govt follow this case seriously for logical end?
SREENIVAS:  A.  more

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samson aseervatham
Q. Why even educated people imitate film actors and actress their hair style, jewelry, dress ,.behavior ,style of conversation etc Why the educated lack originality ? what is best for them they can adopt it ?How to teach them ?
Samson Aseervatham:  A. whats the use now ? can we bring back Lives of those three youths ? British were outside rulers they did like that , But Dint our Man Mr Mohandas K Gandhi took Brit's side in this case ? more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/why-even-educated-people-imitate-film-actors-and-actress-the/27394546/answers/27396398

Rakesh Joshi
Q. Balochistan got freedom 9 mnts b4 pak n it ws nt a part of british india or a free riyasat. ll this country get freedom frm pak ??
Rakesh Joshi:  A. Our education system itself is copied from British.... more

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Vijay Mallya may lose key assets, hits back at lender

MUMBAI | KOLKATA: declaring Vijay Mallya a 'willful defaulter' can potentially have severe financial repercussions for a businessman who once... ...

http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/industry/transportation/airlines-/-aviation/ubi-declares-kingfisher-a-willful-defaulter-vijay-mallya-may-lose-key-assets-hits-back-at-lender/articleshow/41461911.cms
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CALCUTTA UNIVERSITY IS COMING UP WITH AN INITIATIVE TO ASSIST STUDENTS FROM DIFFERENT NATIONS TO EXPERIENCE AND UNDERSTAND THE ASPECTS OF LIFE... ...

http://www.thestatesman.net/news/74911-another-experiement.html
British PM Cameron outlines plan to tighten anti-terror measures

Scrambling to meet the security and political challenges posted by British jihadists who travel to Syria, Iraq and elsewhere, Prime Minister David... ...

http://www.hindustantimes.com/world-news/british-pm-cameron-outlines-plan-to-tighten-anti-terror-measures/article1-1258941.aspx
Lawyer Binay Ghosh cremated

Correspondent MANGALDAI, Sept 1 The last rites of Binay Kr Ghosh, an eminent lawyer, an academician and veteran entrepreneur were performed at... ...

http://www.assamtribune.com/scripts/detailsnew.asp?id=sep0214/state053
What's Europe's best hope for avoiding a second euro crisis?

The theatrical resignation threat by Manuel Valls, the French prime minister, combined with deep European anxiety about deflation, suggest that the... ...

http://www.financialexpress.com/news/whats-europes-best-hope-for-avoiding-a-second-euro-crisis-/1284691/

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