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AFSPA unlikely to be withdrawn from Manipur soon

Civil society groups in insurgency-hit Manipur have been carrying on with their campaign for withdrawal of 'draconian' 1958 Armed Forces Special Powers Act, alleging that security forces operating......

How to overcome Lokpal drafting committee impasse

The roller-coaster ride of the government-civil society joint drafting committee on the Lokpal (ombudsman) Bill has ended in a draw, but left both sides badly injured. Whether the tie will be......

President Pranab's address to Parliament: The transcript

President Pranab Mukherjee on Monday addressed the first joint sitting of Parliament as mandatorily required under the Constitution after the general elections. The address is the political,......

US's Modi pitch: Top diplomat in India next week

Nisha Desai Biswal, the Obama administration's point person for South and Central Asia, will travel to India next week to hold talks with officials of the new government on a series of bilateral......

Assam: Army put on alert, chopper surveillance on counting day

Apprehending trouble in the state especially in violence-affected Bodoland Territorial Autonomous District Council areas in the aftermath of declaration of results of election in the state on......

Jousting over Jaipur's jewel

A legal tussle is currently on between a civil society group led by a professor, ostensibly working to further public interest, on the one hand, and the state government and an influential but......

Not facing any significant IPR challenges in India: Abbott

American pharmaceuticals giant Abbott has told the US government that it is not facing any significant challenge with respect to intellectual property rights, as is being alleged by a section of......

The boom and bust of mining in India

Some of the conditions laid down by the Supreme Court while allowing resumption of mining in Goa are instructive, says Subir Roy. The boom and bust saga of iron ore mining in India is slowly coming......

No end in sight to RIL gas controversy

The Supreme Court on Monday issued notice to Centre, Reliance Industries Ltd and others on a PIL seeking cancellation of contract for exploration of oil and gas concerning the KG block and to......

PM pledges to assist Africa to develop infrastructure

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Wednesday pledged to assist Africa through infrastructure development and institution-building and said BRICs group of emerging powers could help transformation of......

Review: The Help shines with strong performances

The Help boasts of solid performances from Emma Stone and Viola Davis, writes Ankur Pathak.What is pleasantly surprising and distinctive about The Help, adapted from Kathryn Stockett's best-selling......

What critics are saying about Kites

After much hype and hoopla, Kites finally released worldwide today to not so favourable reviews. So does this spell doom for the Hrithik Roshan-Barbara Mori starrer? What do other top reviewers......

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Q. Given an opportunity a respectful person in an respectful post molest a girl and in your opinion what is the cause of such down gradation in our society?
:  A. I don't think this happens in say- SBI or BSNL. Not to my knowledge, we know who we are talkin' 'bouts, but then the thing is sometimes in power...... more

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Josna
Q. human life all about deception..he things one thing..does another.. may be what ever his reasons to do so may be,,but still its deception. agree??latest psychological research suggests that normal human beings tell at least two or three lies daily, July 13, 2009 By Midwest Book Review
Josna:  A. We cast away the watch that does not tell us the correct time. The mirror, which does not show us our real image; we never like to look at it. We...... more

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Rohit Soni
Q. Have some sections of society still not learnt good social behaviour that they need to check to religious books ???\Are they still in primitive stage of civilization???
Rohit Soni:  A. i think it is because of wrong perception and distortion in value system .Simplicity is now considered as undesirable whereas cunning behaviour as...... more

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Suman Singh
Q. How big is the Internet?
Suman Singh:  A. As of March 10 2007, 1.114 billion people use the Internet according to Internet World Stats (http://www.internetworldstats.com/stats.htm) Writing...... more

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Nawang  Namgail
Q. whats the meaning foe apocalypto
Nawang Namgail:  A. Apocalypto is an Academy Award-nominated 2006 film directed by Mel Gibson. Set in Mexico's Yucatn Peninsula before Spanish contact, it depicts one...... more

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