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10 people who forced Modi's exit from Time's title

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who did not make it to the final eight selected by TIME for the annual 'Person of the Year' title, has been hailed as one by its readers in an online poll conducted by......

Selfies, Koalas and hugs: Modi's Down Under visit

Glimpses from Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to Australia which he described as productive and successful. From the photographs below it does seem that he had a good time down under. Prime......

Looks like it's going to be India day in Sydney!

The Indian diaspora in Australia will seek to recreate the Madison Square Garden magic when they will host Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Sydney on Monday in the country's largest indoor......

PM Modi turns storyteller for Obama and Abbott

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday shared with his Australian counterpart Tony Abbott and United States President Barack Obama the fascinating story of an American architect who had an......

When Modi gave Australian PM a warm hug

As visiting G20 leaders trooped one by one into their summit venue,  the host and Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott received a warm hug from his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi.......

Modi and Abbott target free trade pact, sign 5 deals

Trade between Australia and India stands at around $15 billion a year, or just a tenth of that between Australia and China Australia and India will push for a free trade pact, Australian Prime......

India, Australia to hold 1st round of FTA talk

Australia and India are all set to hold the first preliminary round of Free Trade Agreement (FTA) negotiations in India by the end of this month, according to Australian High Commissioner to India......

Australia-India keen to boost two-way trade

India and Australia have expressed a keen interest to work together to boost two-way trade following talks in Canberra during the visit of Indian Commerce Minister Anand Sharma, its Trade Minister......

Climate: India refers to Australia as 'ayatollah'

Serious differences have emerged between India and Australia over the direction of talks at the climate summit in Copenhagen with Environment Minister Jairam Ramesh lashing out at Canberra, dubbing......

China's economic diplomacy

Trade offers are bundled with support for authoritarian rulers, arms sales and debt waivers, writes ND Batra.China is using its growing trade power to enhance its global influence, especially in......

ICC appoints Sachin Tendulkar as ambassador for 2015 World Cup

Sachin Tendulkar poses with the 2011 World Cup trophy. Photograph: Ritam Banerjee/Getty Images Indian cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar, who is the all-time leading run-getter in World Cup history,......

Jayawardene, Afridi will be most experienced players at 2015 World Cup

Australia and Ireland submit provisional squad for the tournament Down Under, but do not release names. The UAE's Khurram Khan, at 43, will be the oldest player (born 21 June 1971) while Yodhin......

Fans throng cricket stadia across Australia to bid Hughes farewell

Mourners pay their respects as people gather at the Sydney Cricket Ground to watch the funeral service of Australia batsman Phillip Hughes on Wednesday. Cricket fans gathered across Australia on......

Schedule: ICC Cricket World Cup 2015

The ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 will be staged in Australia and New Zealand from February 14 to March 29. India will begin its title defence against traditional rivals Pakistan in a high-voltage......

South Africa series: Cummins called up, Johnson rested

Patrick Cummins of Australia warms up. Photograph: Morne de Klerk/Getty Images Australia fast bowler Pat Cummins has been called into the squad for the remainder of the One-day series against......

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Q. From ancient times, in every civilization, women were second class citizens. Agreed that tow of the most powerful women of the medieva; world was Queen Mary of England & Queen Catherine of Russia, But those were exceptions; fact remains that women were very much suppressed. In India, Manu had said, "woman is guided in her childhood by her father; she is guided by her husband in her youth and prtected by her sons in her old age; so women are not fit for freedom" Gargi or Maitreyee or Lopamudra are also exceptions. If we claim that women had a high place in India, that is totally incorrect
:  A. Which country in ancient times gave highest respect to women?India.The Manu Smrithi says "Yatra naaryasthu poojyantheramanthe tathra...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/from-ancient-times-in-every-civilization-women-were-second-c//answers/13109115

Sankar  Mitra
Q. Do you think that the depiction of women as purely sex objects in the leading newspapers especially their supplements is somewhere responsible for sexual crime against women mainly foreigners?
Sankar Mitra:  A. Which country in ancient times gave highest respect towomen? India.The Manu Smrithi says "Yatra naaryasthu poojyantheramanthe tathra...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/do-you-think-that-the-depiction-of-women-as-purely-sex-objec/13108615/answers/13006473

Sanjay Gupta
Q. Who holds the World Record for 400m track running event for women also mention the running time & nation to which they belong?
Sanjay Gupta:  A. Athelete: Marita KochTime: 47.60 secNation: East GermanyDate for the record: 6, October, 1985 at Canberra more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/who-holds-the-world-record-for-400m-track-running-event-for-/13005879/answers/6217012

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Australia-India ties gain momentum with PMs visit

Melbourne: Australia-India ties gained significant momentum in 2014 as it saw reciprocal visits by the Prime Ministers in the same year for the... ...

http://post.jagran.com/flashback-2014-australiaindia-ties-gain-momentum-with-pms-visit-1419509069
Emergency fire warning issued in Australia

Canberra, Dec 25 (IANS): The Country Fire Authority (CFA) has downgraded an emergency warning for a fire near Euroa town in Victoria after it broke... ...

http://www.daijiworld.com/news/news_disp.asp?n_id=286313
Faithful flock to Bethlehem for Christmas

12:00 am Bethlehem (Palestinian Territories) : Pilgrims from across the world descended on Jesus's birthplace in Bethlehem on Wednesday to begin... ...

http://freepressjournal.in/faithful-flock-to-bethlehem-for-christmas/
Australian man, who got his ear bitten off in bar fight gets USD 85,000 as compensation

Prev By Agencies | Posted 4 hours Canberra: An Australian court has ordered payment of Aus$85,000 (about $68,930) as compensation to a man... ...

http://www.mid-day.com/articles/australian-man-who-got-his-ear-bitten-off-in-bar-fight-gets-usd-85000-as-compensation/15864193
ICC Cricket WC 2015 announces opening events

MUMBAI: Melbourne is to host the Australian opening event for the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 on 12 February, next year. Tournament co-hosts New... ...

http://www.indiantelevision.com/television/tv-channels/sports/icc-cricket-wc-2015-announces-opening-events-141224

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