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QUIZ: Can you identify these places?

Here’s a collection of some stunning images of the Earth seen from the International Space Station. Can you identify these places from the lights they emit at night? 1. Florida 2. Italy......

When the world switched off lights for an hour

Lights went off in thousands of cities and towns across the world on Saturday for the annual Earth Hour campaign, aiming to raise money via Internet for local environmental projects. Earth Hour......

Switch off at 8.30 pm to celebrate Earth Hour with million others

Among the first landmarks around the world to dim their lights for the Earth Hour 2014 environmental campaign was Australia’s Sydney Opera House and Harbour Bridge, which plunged into......

6.5 intensity quake jolts Andaman and Nicobar Islands

A moderate intensity earthquake measuring 6.5 on the Richter scale shook the Andaman and Nicobar Islands on Friday evening but there were no reports of casualty or damage. The government also ruled......

PHOTOS: Rio Carnival, the wildest party on earth

The greatest shown on earth has begun in Rio. More than 2 million people are expected to flock the streets this year at the five-day extravagant carnival. Rediff.com brings for you glimpses of the......

Who pays the highest, lowest for petrol in the world

There are places on earth where petrol is cheaper than water. Petrol is cheapest in Venezuela. Take a look at places where people pay the lowest and highest for petrol in the world, according to......

How Long Beach stopped sinking, continues oil drilling

Few places on earth bear the scars of oil production like Long Beach, California. Parts of the city have sunk by as much as 29 feet from their original level because of subsidence caused by......

Reforms: Business sentiments improved but nothing else changed

Being a big wheel in the earth mover business, Vipin Sondhi has a very clear idea why the Indian economy is stuck in the mud and what the government must do to change the mindset of business......

25 biggest aluminium-producing countries in the world

Aluminium is the third most abundant element (after oxygen and silicon), and the most abundant metal, in the Earth's crust. It makes up about eight per cent by weight of the Earth's solid surface.......

Climate change: World Bank predicts DISASTER

The World Bank on Monday warned that the Earth will be warmer by four degrees Celsius this century, causing 'calamitous effects', unless immediate action is not taken to mitigate the imminent......

Review: After Earth is boring and flawed

Watching After Earth isn't exactly a memory you'd like to cherish, writes Sonil Dedhia.The tag line of director M Night Shyamalan’s latest venture After Earth reads: ‘Danger is......

The After Earth Contest: Win EXCITING prizes!

After the award-winning film The Pursuit of Happyness, Will Smith reunites with son Jaden in M Night Shyamalan's new film After Earth about a post-apocalyptic world. Set to release on June 7, the......

Looking forward to M Night Shyamalan's After Earth?

M Night Shyamalan's new sci-fi After Earth is all set to release on June 7 in India. It stars Will Smith and his son Jaden Smith, playing father and son in the film as well.This is the......

PIX: Vidya Balan arrives in Cannes

Vidya Balan arrived at the 66th Cannes Film Festival, looking gorgeous in earth colours. The actress was spotted at the Grand Hyatt Cannes Hotel Martinez, in France, on the eve of the......

Review: Aiyyaa, what a letdown!

Aiyyaa is let down by its weak script, writes Prasanna D Zore'Yeh sab kya ho raha hai (what on earth is going on here)?,' wonders Rani Mukerji's character Meenaxi Deshpande in Aiyyaa as the film......

Celebrating fans cause minor earthquake In US football game

Seattle football fans erupted in cheers so raucous early in the Monday night match-up against the New Orleans Saints that their jumping up and down registered as a minor earthquake, local......

International space crew returns Olympic torch to earth

A Soyuz capsule carried an International Space Station crew of three back to Earth on Monday along with an Olympic torch that was displayed in open space as part of Russia's preparations for the......

Eyes on Games as London gears up for greatest spectacle

On the eve of the greatest show on earth, here are a few snippets bringing you the flavour and goings-on around the London Games. Late-night fireworks It was a midnight Olympic light show --......

World C'ships more competitive than Olympics: Mary Kom

It might be the biggest sporting show on earth but women's boxing legend M C Mary Kom feels the Olympics would not be as competitive as the World Championship -- an event in which the Indian has......

Sharapova comes back down to earth at Wimbledon

After the stellar delight of winning the French Open to complete a career grand slam, Maria Sharapova has come back down to earth at Wimbledon, scene of one of her greatest disappointments a year......
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divya kulkarni
Q. according to you - Past Life Regression: FACT OR FAKED?
Divya Kulkarni:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/according-to-you---past-life-regression-fact-or-faked/27344184/answers/

Lucky
Q. What is your favourite place on earth?
Lucky:  A. There is only one life. No past life or future life on earth more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-your-favourite-place-on-earth/27343400/answers/27344189

babu ji
Q. Why sun from my place much pretty than my freind place in summer nights
Babu Ji:  A. my homemy sweet home more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/why-sun-from-my-place-much-pretty-than-my-freind-place-in-su/27342736/answers/27343404

Mahesh Gopal Shanbhag
Q. No risk - No gain . . . . does this also implies that if U don'nt take risk, U may not live a good,comfortable, successful & happy life. Think well & answer.
Mahesh Gopal Shanbhag:  A. you are living in another part of the earth more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/no-risk---no-gain-.-.-.-.-does-this-also-implies-that-if-u-d/27342555/answers/27342748

Flying Saucer
Q. which Scientist was known as Darwin's Bulldog?
Flying Saucer:  A. exactly ............being a partner to change taking calculated risk " for what we could become tomorrow. .......as on today, there is no...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/which-scientist-was-known-as-darwins-bulldog/27341648/answers/27342560

  Web results for Earth
Earth Day to be observed with the theme of "Green Cities" this year

International Mother Earth Day (IMED) is going to be observed around the globe today on April 22 with theme "Green Cities". IMED was established in... ...

http://www.merinews.com/article/earth-day-to-be-observed-with-the-theme-of-green-cities-this-year/15896955.shtml
Ford reuses your old denim, Earth Day with EMOS

Ford Motor Company is a responsible manufacturer that cares for the environment and has been following several eco-friendly practices at its... ...

http://www.rushlane.com/ford-reuses-your-old-denim-earth-day-with-emos-12116100.html
Avalon OrganicsĀ® Celebrates Earth Day 2014

The Hain Celestial Grp., Inc. (MM) (NASDAQ:HAIN) Intraday Stock Chart Today : Monday 21 April 2014 LAKE SUCCESS, N.Y. , April 21, 2014... ...

http://in.advfn.com/p.php?pid=nmona&article=61901763
How well do you know your mother?

Or you can pick Amy Tan's The Joy Luck Club for Rs. 290 is another touching story of four Chinese women, recent immigrants to San Francisco of... ...

http://www.webnewswire.com/node/3591342
Should You Be Worried About China's Toxic Soil?

In last few decades, our neighbour China has achieved excellent economic growth. All thanks to its industrial and agricultural might. Every... ...

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