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6 Indians in Commonwealth literary prize shortlists

Six Indian writers, including Jahnavi Barua and Rahul Bhattacharya, figure in the shortlists of the 2012 Commonwealth Book and Short Story Prizes. Barua, for her novel 'Rebirth', Bhattacharya for......

WTF NEWS: It's Weird, True and Funny!

Here's your weekly digest of the craziest and funniest stories from around the world. One hell of a mugshotNathaniel Follette was not a happy man when policemen arrested him from a grocery......

Pravasi Special: 'India has stayed in my blood'

‘My own Indianness has kept me evolving and changing -- and that’s something that nobody and nothing can take from me,’ says Roopa Unnikrishnan, who left the Indian shores a......

Australian PM Tony Abbott lays flowers at Sydney siege site

Prime Minister Tony Abbott on Tuesday led a shocked nation in mourning the death of 2 Australians who lost their lives at the cafe siege in Sydney that ended with the killing of lone Iranian-born......

All you need to know about Modi's new ministers

On Sunday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi expanded his Cabinet and inducted 21 new ministers. Of these, 4 – Manohar Parrikar, JP Nadda, Suresh Prabhu and Birender Singh were appointed as......

It's time to audit the Commonwealth Games

Allegations of corruption in construction and procurement need to be investigated and all those responsible brought to book, says B G Verghese. With the Commonwealth Games behind us,the time has......

L&T to consolidate foreign business

Policy changes and a provision for guaranteed returns must be put in place to boost infrastructure development, which requires large-scale funding, said Larsen & Toubro (L&T) Chairman A M Naik.......

Fliers concerned about safety on flights after Malaysian Airlines disaster

Travel companies are fielding questions about safety of airlines and flight routes, especially towards Europe, a day after the Malaysia Airlines disaster. There were no immediate cancellations on......

UK keen to invest in Bengal, Cameron invites Mamata to London

Prime Minister David Cameron assured British investment in West Bengal at a meeting with Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, who was invited by him to visit the UK."The meeting was very constructive......

Indian tourists cancel Turkey plans

Nearly 30 per cent travellers from India to Turkey, a fast-growing tourism market, have cancelled their bookings for the summer season, according to tour operators, following civil unrest there.......

Review: O Teri is a sham about scams

From snatches of dialogue (about adulterated cement) to plot-points (about disappearing corpses), even lifting bits of the background score to try and underscore its salutation, O Teri borrows......

Indian men paddlers in final

India upset formidable Nigeria to book a berth in the men's team table tennis final at the 18th Commonwealth Games in Melbourne, on Sunday.Silver medallist at the last Games in Manchester, Nigeria,......

Sports Shorts: Ghosal wins World Squash Championship opener

India's Saurav Ghosal (left). Photograph: PTI India's top men's player Saurav Ghosal had a comfortable opener against Australian Steven Finitsis in the PSA World Squash Championship in Doha on......

Photos: Most bizarre... wild sports celebrations!

Sports events produce a multitude of highly amusing and crazy celebrations. Individual and team players have various way of celebrating victory, a goal or point. Some do it with a high-five, blow a......

Sports Shorts: Sania-Cara make it through to WTA Finals semis

  Cara Black of Zimbabwe and Sania Mirza of India celebrate defeating Raquel USA's Kops-Jones and Abigail Spears in the doubles quarter-finals at the WTA Finals on Thursday. Photograph: Julian......

Courage beyond Compare: Beating disability to become champions

  Book cover: Courage beyond Compare. Courage Beyond Compare, as the name suggests, is all about Indian paralympic sports stars who despite physical disability battled the odds to become......

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iqbal seth
Q. Which Indian Lady Writer Won The Commonwealth Award For Her First Novel 'Difficult Daughters' ?
Iqbal Seth:  A.  more

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Q. What was message of Prophet Mohammad pbuh to Christians of Najran almost at the end of the mission ?
Azam Khan:  A. Manju Kapur (born Amritsar, India) is an Indian novelist. Her first novel, Difficult Daughters, won the 1999 Commonwealth Writers' Prize more

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Q. should manmohan singh become PM again?
Azam Khan:  A. yes.Lets see the Resume of this person:-RESUMEEDUCATION /Qualification:Stood first in BA (Hons), Economics, Panjab University, Chandigarh,1952;...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/should-manmohan-singh-become-pm-again/21205129/answers/20156299

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Q. What is most famous place in Karol Bagh?
Rishab:  A. Karol Bagh real estate caters to all the classes and is well connected to all other parts of Delhi-South, West, North and East. Surrounded by Patel...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-most-famous-place-in-karol-bagh/20156258/answers/18977187

  Web results for Commonwealth Book
Parupalli Kashyap continues to live in the shadow of peers

Kashyap offers possible explanations for why India's men's singles players have been routinely overshadowed by the girls. Parupalli Kashyap could... ...

http://indianexpress.com/article/sports/sport-others/kashyap-xy/
The silent murder of RTI Act

While nothing drastic has been done - yet - to dilute provisions of the Right to Information Act, governments are working insidiously to render it... ...

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Chicago Area Utilities Join Forces to Help Families Save Electricity and Natural Gas

From the Wires Jan. 27, 2015 03:25 PM Nearly 5,000 Chicago fifth grade students are becoming Super Energy Savers through a joint education... ...

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Stocks rise on positive offshore lead

Capital Market January 27, 2015 Last Updated at 18:29 IST Headline equities of the Asia Pacific market mostly advanced on Tuesday, 27 January 2015,... ...

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