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Royal palace to Ratnagiri, a story of lost glory and exile

King Thibaw, who was crowned in 1878, ruled Burma (now Myanmar) for seven years with his Queen Supayalat. It was a time when the royal family was treated like demi-gods; they livedopulently in the......

Burma column: Aung San Suu Kyi's extraordinary new challenges

Aung San Syuu Ki's victory marks the beginning of a new chapter in Myanmar, the contents of which are yet unclear, says Rajiv Bhatia. Rarely have by-elections in a remote, developing country......

IN PHOTOS: Hillary Clinton arrives in Myanmar, makes history

The BBC reports that United States Secretary of State Hillary Clinton arrived in Burma on Wednesday, on the first visit by such a senior American diplomat in 50 years. Clinton said she was "quite......

India should persuade Burma Gen on democracy: US

As the top Burmese General Than Shwe concluded his visit to India, the US has hoped that New Delhi would leverage its good contacts with the military ruler to convince him about the need to address......

US to consult India, China on its Burma policy

Announcing its policy to enter into a dialogue with Myanmar's military junta, the Barack Obama administration on Tuesday said it would actively consult and seek the help of countries like India and......

The DRDO's most unusual lab

During the Second World War, Field Marshall William Slim, commander of the 14th Army in Burma, discovered that the anopheles mosquito was causing more casualties to his men than the Japanese.......

India's top piracy hubs

Palika Bazar in Delhi, Lamington Road in Mumbai, Burma Bazar in Chennai and National Market in Bangalore headed the list of piracy hubs in India, according to Motion Pictures Association.Speaking......

United Bank plans to open 12 branches

The United Bank of India on Tuesday said it was planning to open 12 new branches, including one each in Bangladesh and Burma.UBI also announced that it has signed memoranda of understanding with......

Inflation firefight: Price stabilisation fund in offing

As part of its six-month action plan to arrest the surge in food prices, the Centre will set up a price-stabilisation fund and make offences under the Essential Commodities Act non-bailable.......

Six sectors that will open up market for India-US

In its communication to the Office of the US Trade Representative imploring the agency not to put India on its trade hit list when the Special 301 Foreign Trade Barriers report is released next......

'You cannot think of another Helen...'

He is a Roman Catholic man from Mahim, Mumbai. She traces her origins to France and Burma.He describes what he does as "allegedly performing acts of journalism in the somnolent hours of the......

Check out the IPL anchors!

The cricket fever is set to start all over again with the Indian Premier League kicking in this Friday. The cricket matches will be hosted by popular young anchors like Gaurav Kapur, Samir......

Hum Dono review: Absolute must-watch

Raja Sen reviews Hum Dono. Post YOUR reviews here!Some faces are made for the movies. Dev Anand's nose, for example, forever consigned his visage to the silver screen. Features both smooth and......

FA Cup hero Goalkeeper Trautmann dies at 89

Bert Trautmann, a former German Prisoner of War who became a footballer in England and famously broke his neck playing in goal for Manchester City in the 1956 FA Cup final, died on Friday at the......

Games security stayed in shadows, kept focus on sport

From ordinary police on the beat to the shadows of Britain's security establishment, the sighs of relief are almost audible. Terrorism is an act of theatre, an adage goes, but thanks to firm and......

Images: Hat-trick man Malinga destroys Kenya with yorkers

Pacer Lasith Malinga made a grand entry into the World Cup by notching up an unprecedented second hat-trick in the mega event as Sri Lanka crushed minnows Kenya by nine wickets in a group A match,......
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Q. yangon is the capital of which country?
Flying Saucer:  A.  more

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Q. The Tibetan language is spoken in all three provinces of Tibet including U-Tsang, Kham and Amdo which has an area around six times that of England. The Tibetan language is also used in the Himalayan regions such as Walung, Solo Khumbu, Yolmo, Lho Manthang, Nyeshang, Limi, Humla, Jumla, etc. in Nepal, Ladakh, Zanskar, Lahaul-Spiti, Sikkim, Arunachal Pradesh, etc in India, northern parts of Pakistan such as Baltistan, whole Bhutan, northern parts of Burma. Tibetan language is widely used in Mongolia, several parts of Russia.
Chanakya:  A. Myanmar (Burma) more

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Q. who led the women's battalion of the Indian National Army?
Flying Saucer:  A. Thanks for this treasure of infoUnfortunately it serves no purpose for me except academic interest more

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Q. Baseball player Ty Cobb belongs to which country?
Pravin:  A. Mme Arno organized a regiment of Parisian women to fight the Germans in one thousand, nine hundred and fifteen. ', source Women Warriors of the...... more

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  Web results for Burma
The Mask of Zoru

I turn up on an overcast morning in Delhi's Defence Colony, where every third house is being rebuilt in the latest fashion: four glassy storeys... ...

http://www.gqindia.com/content/zoru
Rukmini Vijayakumar in The Lady of Burma

Dancer and actress Rukmini Vijayakumar met theatre personality Prakash Belawadi in 2009 and the two discussed concepts that they wanted to stage.... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/entertainment/kannada/theatre/The-Lady-of-Burma-at-Jagriti-Theatre/articleshow/38206128.cms
Four reporters sentenced to lengthy prison terms

police arrested the four reporters and CEO in response to a 25 January article published by the Unity Weekly, which claimed that the country's... ...

http://www.pressreleasepoint.com/burma-four-reporters-sentenced-lengthy-prison-terms
Bring in some wood

Dreams can be written about wood and its various uses. Ruth Dsouza Prabhu looks at this versatile material from the perspective of home interiors... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/418955/bring-some-wood.html
The TimeOut Mint Planner, 11 July 2014

Bangalore Music Anna Patton Quartet 11-12 July Based in north-eastern US, the Anna Patton Quartet plays a blend of jazz and... ...

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