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'Why does the govt gives awards to cigarette makers using taxpayers' money?'

Shifting the focus from the individual to the society, the World Heart Day celebrations this year highlight the theme of creating `heart-healthy environments’. A deep dive into the......

I-Day: Modi calls for dignity of women, respect for poor

Stressing on "dignity of women", Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday urged parliamentarians and the corporate sector to help build separate toilets for girls in schools across the country by......

26 crucial points PM Modi made at Red Fort speech

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday addressed the nation on the 68th Independence Day from the ramparts of the historic Red Fort for the first time. Here are highlights of his speech: *......

Is BRICS a folly for India to embrace?

'To consider BRICS anything more than a temporary club with some common interests would be folly. The goal should be to induce others (Japan, ASEAN, South Africa) to align with us -- a......

Is BRICS a folly for India to embrace?

'To consider BRICS anything more than a temporary club with some common interests would be folly. The goal should be to induce others (Japan, ASEAN, South Africa) to align with us -- a......

India's GDP forecast is rosy but roadblocks ahead

The IMF had revised global growth for this year down to 3.3 per cent, a deceleration of 0.4 per cent from its forecast made as recently as April, notes Rahul Jacob Image: Photograph: Jayanta......

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.......

The new govt will have to make right appointments

If India's economic growth is to accelerate and generate employment opportunities faster both sustainably and equitably, one of the urgent tasks ahead for the new government has to be to improve......

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......

Did the CAG overstep the mark?

It is unfair to judge the CAG only by his reports on 2G, KG, Coalgate and the Commonwealth Games, notes Sukumar MukhopadhyayDoes the Comptroller and Auditor General serve the government or the......

Asiad discus throw champ Punia laments lack of recognition, eyes Olympic gold

Seema Punia of India. Photograph: PTI Putting behind a controversial past and bringing home an Asian Games gold medal is no mean feat. Discus thrower Seema Punia says, despite lack of government......

I had no interest in shooting when I joined the army, says Jitu Rai

'I had initially gone to join the British army in Dharan, which is located in eastern Nepal.' 'I joined the Indian army in 2006 and only took up shooting a few years later, in 2008. When I joined......

Saif signs up as OGQ brand ambassador, pledges Rs 20 lakh annually!

(Left to right): Prakash Nanjappa, Rahi Sarnobat, Heena Sidhu, Saif Ali Khan, Shweta Chaudhary, Jitu Rai and Sanjeev Rajput Saif Ali Khan promises to raise money for Olympic Gold Quest for the......

Gun-toting Zen master Bindra seeks first Asian Games gold

Abhinav Bindra of India. Cameron Spencer/Getty Images His impressive record notwithstanding, the uncertainties of modern sport leave Abhinav Bindra no guarantee of a first Asian Games gold in......

Hockey scene in India better than Pakistan: PHF secretary

Pakistan Hockey Federation secretary Rana Mujahid is "frustrated" that the national sport is struggling to lure sponsors due to lack of international success in recent years and felt the scene was......

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Joseph Chacko
Q. Identify the person - Lady Diana?
Joseph Chacko:  A.  more

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Sharmila Bose
Q. Is cricket is a played only in commonwealth nations? If so, how it is unjustified that the game changers is in the hand of British Masters?
Sharmila Bose:  A. Lady Diana--Diana, Princess of Wales (Diana Frances; ne Spencer; 1 July 1961 31 August 1997), was the first wife of Charles, Prince of Wales, whom...... more

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question answer
Q. The Africa fund (Action for Resisting Invasion, Colonialism and Apartheid) under India's leadership was instituted byA. UNO B. SAARCC. NAM D. the Commonwealth
Question Answer:  A. It is mainly played in countries which were British colonies and was spread by them, but no one can claim for the ownership since it is survived...... more

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Market jolt is a reality check for investors

NEW YORK: Sometimes a little fear is healthy for stock investors. Nine days ago, after a series of sharp sell-offs, the Standard & Poor's 500... ...

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Canada's Hedge Fund Industry Meets to Recognize its Brightest and Best

Custom Search Canada's Hedge Fund Industry Meets to Recognize its Brightest and Best GlobeNewswire 2014-10-24 TORONTO, Oct. 24, 2014... ...

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BNY Mellon and the BNY Mellon Foundation of Southwestern Pennsylvania Launch $1 Million Social Innovation..

Bank OF N Y (NYSE:BK) Intraday Stock Chart Today : Friday 24 October 2014 PITTSBURGH , Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- BNY Mellon, a global... ...

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Treasurer McCord Defends State Endowment Act in U.S. District Court

- Harrisburg, PA HARRISBURG, PA--(Marketwired - October 24, 2014) - State Treasurer Rob McCord filed a brief in federal court yesterday, defending... ...

http://andhranews.net/Business/2014/Treasurer-McCord-Defends-State-Endowment-Act-45591.htm
Global Plywood Market

From the Wires Oct. 23, 2014 07:28 PM LONDON , Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Plywood in... ...

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