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The foursome who were tasked with Gujarat's welcome for Xi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi greets Chinese President Xi Jinping outside the Hyatt hotel in Ahmedabad. Photograph: Courtesy MEA’s Facebook account Four Gujarat ministers were handpicked by......

12 odd PHOTOS from a mad, mad world

Here's your weekly digest of photographs that prove that it's a mad, mad, mad, mad world out there! German Michael Sturm fails to set a new world record in carrying one liter beer mugs over a......

Why Mumbai visarjans are so orderly

Mumbai Ganpati visarjans take place with military precision. Thousands and thousands of Ganpatis are immersed across 11 days (catch our coverage here) with hardly an incident. And minimum traffic......

World's greatest rave ends in blaze of glory

The Burning Man festival came to its traditional spectacular conclusion on Saturday night, when the huge wooden effigy that gives the event its name was set alight.  More than 50,000......

REWIND! Images from the week that was

Here's a glimpse at what happened around the world last week.  A performer poses as she takes part in the Notting Hill Carnival in west London. Photograph: Neil Hall/Reuters Thirty-one......

Obama 'pokes' fun at Facebook founder

With 19 million Facebook friends, US President Barack Obama is amongst the most followed people on the social media web site. On Wednesday, Obama well nigh kicked off his re-election campaign at......

We help millions of students keep up with technology. Dell helps us do the same.

NIIT relies on Dell Virtualization Solutions with PowerEdge Servers. And thanks to the Intel Xeon Processor Series NIIT enjoys industry-leading energy efficiency along with intelligent performance......

UP frames 'India's best' land acquisition policy

With a view to containing the crisis arising due to the on-going farmers' agitation in western Uttar Pradesh, Chief Minister Mayawati on Friday chalked out a new farmer-friendly course. Her......

Modern retail may spell doom for old markets

As new, modern shopping centres come up in more than 100 cities across the country, shoppers of all strata will happily desert the congested, filthy traditional markets in those cities, writes......

Gaming companies jingle all the way

It's just three weeks to Christmas and Indian gaming companies have geared up with their offerings weaved around a plethora of topics relating to the December festival -- carols, cakes, decoration......

Bachchan film to showcase Jaisalmer fest

Jaisalmer's annual desert festival will now feature in a film starring Amitabh Bachchan.Director Anil Sharma has selected Jaisalmer as the locale for his film, Ab Tumhare Hawale Watan Saathiyon.......

First look: Sushant Singh Rajput as MS Dhoni

A look at the Top 10 tweets from your favourite Bollywood celebrities: After Bhaag Milkha Bhaag and Mary Kom, get ready for yet another biopic on a sports person. The first look of M S Dhoni is......

Alia Bhatt's sizzling new photoshoot

A look at the top 10 tweets from your favourite Bollywood celebrities: Alia Bhatt, who is currently working on her next film Shaandaar, posted pictures of her latest photoshoot on Twitter.......

Station-- Another Hindi film from Bangalore

Two weeks after the release of the Hindi movie Yeh Dil Ramta Jogi made by a Bangalore-based independent film-maker, yet another Hindi movie, Station, made entirely in the city, is set to release on......

PIX: 2012 Films That Deserved MORE Love Than They Got

As is the case with most films in India, the big budget projects -- star vehicles to be precise -- eclipse more deserving indie films that are made with a lot of honesty and respect for the craft.......

My team is capable of playing in the semis: Afridi

His team is the surprise of the tournament thus far. - Memorable knocks before the knock outs And no one is more content than Pakistan captain Shahid Afridi. "We have worked hard for this......

Gill doubles cash awards for CWG and Asian Games

The Sports Ministry doubled the cash awards for gold medal winners to Rs 20 lakhs for the Commonwealth Games and Asian Games to encourage sportspersons to come up with an improved performance in......

Federer in no mood to party

A quick glance towards the Centre Court scoreboard at the Olympic Tennis Centre hardly helped Roger Federer's prickly demeanour on Tuesday.As the Swiss went through a sweaty two-hour practice with......

India go down in volleyball final

Australia overcame a gallant fightback from India to win a nail-biting five setter and clinch the second Commonwealth Volleyball Championship in Kolkata on Saturday.The final scoreline read 25-18......

Arsenal launch youth soccer schools in Israel

Arsenal launched five youth soccer schools in Israel on Monday in the club's latest attempt to spread its net around the globe.The official launch took place in Kiryat Ono, a middle class suburb of......
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Q. An Italian beauty at Fashion Week?
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Q. An Italian beauty at Fashion Week?
Tragedy King:  A. The Italians mostly wear shorts at resorts, usually not in large cities. Be very careful never to wear them in churches. Some churches have...... more

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Q. Sukkoth-What is meant by Sukkoth?
Sudhakar Kuruvada:  A. The Italians mostly wear shorts at resorts, usually not in large cities. Be very careful never to wear them in churches. Some churches have...... more

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Q. Was Jesus born on 25th December?
Sudhakar Kuruvada:  A. We have seen from the above evidence that Chraistmas has its roots in paganism and certainly did not originate in Christianity. The next question...... more

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Q. What is the significance of the forty day period in Lent and Sabrimala?
SHAD KHAN:  A. Lent is prepatory period before Easter. The forty days represent the time that, according to the Bible, Jesus spent in the desert before the...... more

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Animal Welfare Board

Representational image Chennai : Against the background of ensuing Bakrid festival and arrival of camels to Tamil Nadu to be offered for Qurbani,... ...

http://www.ndtv.com/article/south/camels-cannot-be-slaughtered-for-food-animal-welfare-board-600874?pfrom=home-south
BJP leader among 90 held for Vadodara violence

Comment · print · T T T+· T- Reuters A security personnel patrols a deserted road after a clash in Vadodara. TOPICS A BJP leader... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/other-states/bjp-leader-among-90-held-for-vadodara-violence/article6466647.ece
Violence takes a toll on festive season business

Locals are rueing not only the lost business during the peak festive season, but also the inconveniences caused due to a ban on SMS and mobile... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/current-affairs/vadodara-communal-clashes-violence-takes-a-toll-on-festive-season-business-114100200002_1.html
Protests continue on third day

Bharat Sena staged a protest by making sit ups- Thoppukaranam in front of Vinayakar temple in Gandhipurma signal on Tuesday morning, seeking the... ...

http://www.deccanchronicle.com/141001/nation-current-affairs/article/protests-continue-third-day
Pushkar Intl Balloon Festival all set to engage corporates

The Pushkar International Balloon Festival is a three-day extravaganza in the city of Pushkar in Rajasthan that is all set to lift off its fifth... ...

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