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IN PHOTOS: WEIRDEST world records in recent times

We take a look at some of the weirdest world records of recent times. Chinese residents in Costa Rica cook Cantonese fried rice during Chinese Lunar New Year celebrations in Chinatown in San Jose,......

9 die in Costa Rica bank shootout

At least nine people, including five hostages and a senior policeman, were killed and 19 injured when the police stormed a bank in Monteverde, Costa Rica to foil a robbery attempt Wednesday. The......

Man wearing Osama mask shot

A startled taxi driver in Costa Rica shot and wounded a man wearing a plastic mask ofal-Qaeda leader Osama Bin Laden Tuesday, report agencies quoting police sources. Leonel Arias, 47, said he was......

REWIND: Top moments from the week that was

Here’s a glimpse at what happened around the world last week A volunteer of Ukrainian self-defence battalion ‘Azov’ talks to his girlfriend after returning from the front line in......

Suarez's header gives Uruguay the lead against England

Luis Suarez returned from injury to give Uruguay a 1-0 lead in the first half in their World Cup Group D match against England on Friday. Suarez beat England goalkeeper Joe Hart with a perfectly......

American premium burger chain Carl's Jr set to enter India

Come April, Indians will have the choice to taste charbroiled burgers by Carl's Jr -- a brand that has been endorsed by the likes of Paris Hilton, Kim Kardashian and Padma Lakshmi. California-based......

India ranks low on financial, social well-being

Most Indians are 'struggling' financially, reveals Gallup-Healthways survey. Image: A view of crowded street in Bangalore. Photograph: Reuters According to Gallup-Healthways Well-Being Index, a......

WTO must re-invent policies to ensure robust trade globally

There is a need to look at the World Trade Organisation's vision again as countries look to shift from a multilateral platform to a plurilateral one, says TS Vishwanath. The current turmoil in the......

Essar group's investments make a killing

Essar Global Fund, the Ruia company that invested $1.3 billion in telecommunications, towers and business process outsourcing over the years, made $6.5 billion, a five-fold return, when it flipped......

Corporates on their toes as rupee appreciation hits exports

Since it hit a low of 68.83 against the dollar in August, the rupee has appreciated about 11 per cent to 61.21 a dollar, hitting a large number of exporters hard. However, the recent appreciation......

Spotted: Ash in Costa Rica!

We asked if you had spotted Aishwarya Rai in shops or beauty salons near you, and we received quite a response from around the world.Reader Mita Vashi spotted Ash on the hoarding of a car wash in......

Aishwarya's favourite city? Click here to see!

'The hotel room number can never total up to 8.' 'I fly First Class and won’t take a pre-9am flight.' Bollywood's travel fetishes. Movie stars travel very frequently, on work and......

World Cup: Costa Rica can leave with their heads held high

Costa Rica achieved "wonderful things" at this World Cup and are proud to bow out having conceded only two goals and without losing a game, coach Jorge Luis Pinto said on Saturday. "During this......

Krul shootout saves send Dutch into semis

The Netherlands advanced to a World Cup semi-final with Argentina by beating Costa Rica 4-3 in a shootout on Saturday with substitute goalkeeper Tim Krul saving two of the penalties after the match......

PHOTOS: Super-sub Krul puts Dutch into semis

Substitute goalkeeper Tim Krul saved two penalties in a dramatic shoot-out as the Netherlands edged Costa Rica 4-3 to reach the World Cup semi-finals in Salvador. After a goalless 120 minutes, the......

Watch out for Robben's dives, says Costa Rica coach

Costa Rica coach Jorge Luis Pinto urged referee Ravshan Irmatov to keep a close eye on Dutchman Arjen Robben in Saturday's World Cup quarter-final against the Netherlands."We are really worried......

Colombia, Costa Rica seek to join the 'Bitter Sweet club'

Colombia and Costa Rica will be trying to break into - and quickly escape from - an exclusive group of World Cup semi-finalists which could be known as the Bitter Sweet club. There are only eight......
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Third Eye
Q. For an event, How would you divide people into three groups?
Third Eye:  A.  more

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Francisco
Q. I was impressed with the goal keeping of Costa Rica goalkeeper - what about you?
Francisco:  A. one. if you have a probability question, just pick a number that fits the equation. since its a ratio it will always work. if you aren't sure what...... more

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Ramesh Agarwal
Q. JAI SHRI RAM IN QF OF WC FOOTBALL WHICH MATCH YOU THINK WILL BE MORE INTERESTING AND TOUGH ONE,FR VS.GERMANY, BRAZIL VS COLUMBIA, NEETHERLAND VS COSTA RICA AND ARGENTINA VS BELGIUM
Ramesh Agarwal:  A. i defend better than him more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/jai-shri-ram-in-qf-of-wc-football-which-match-you-think-will/27585142/answers/27598672

Inquisitive
Q. When less fancied teams like Costa Rica and some of the African teams are putting up sterling performance in this WC what is preventing India from at least qualifying for this cup?
Inquisitive:  A. BRAZIL VERSUS COLUMBIA more

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  Web results for Costa Rica
Hoteles City Express Announces the Exercise of the Overallotment Option in Connection with its Follow-On Equity Offering

From the Wires Oct. 24, 2014 11:07 AM MEXICO CITY , Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hoteles City Express, S.A.B. de C.V. ("Hoteles City... ...

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2014 Human Development Report Highlights Vulnerability and Resilience

Comments CHENGDU, China, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The United Nation's Development Programme (UNDP) flagship publication, the Human... ...

http://www.andhranews.net/Intl/Web/46-27.asp
Creators Call for Fairer Digital Revenues Distribution Model, Inspired by the Fair Trade Movement

From the Wires CIAM Study Points to Market Imbalances in the Use and Remuneration of Music by Digital Platforms Oct. 24, 2014 10:11 AM... ...

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India drops to 159 in FIFA rankings

The Indian football team dropped one place to be ranked 159th in the latest FIFA rankings released on Friday. The Sunil Chhetri-led side got 119... ...

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Tulemar Welcomes Homes PRO Rafting Team, Returning With Bronze from World Championships

Local PRO Rafting team returns to their hometown in Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica from the World Rafting Championships in Foz de IguaƧu City, Brazil.... ...

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