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Pak Taliban on comeback trail in non-tribal areas

The Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan militants have found sanctuary in Afghanistan's eastern provinces, which are under the Haqqani network's control, reports B Raman On June 24, about 100 followers of......

'Prabhakaran left behind a fragmented society'

Varadaraja Perumal, former chief minister of Sri Lanka's North-Eastern Province and leader of the Eelam People's Revolutionary Liberation Front, said the death of LTTE supremo Velupillai......

Osama is well, and in Afghanistan: Musharraf

Pakistan President Pervez Musharraf has said he believes fugitive Osama bin Laden to be hiding in Kunar province in eastern Afghanistan, and has rebuffed French intelligence reports that Laden died......

Typhoon Khanun hits eastern China

Typhoon Khanun has slammed into eastern China's Zhejiang and Jiangsu provinces, forcing the evacuation of over one million people and disrupting hundreds of flights, the state media reported on......

China flood kills 105 children

A devastating flash flood which struck a school in north-eastern China's Heilongjiang Province June 10 has killed 117 people, including 105 children, a local official said today. Besides the 109......

India, Lanka to double trade to $10 billion by 2016

Recognising the need to build a special economic partnership framework to achieve the shared goals of poverty alleviation, job creation and economic development for the people of the two countries,......

RIL sells 25% stake in Yemen oil block for $90 mn

Reliance Industries said on Wednesday it has completed sale of its 25 per cent stake in an oil block in Yemen to Indonesia's Medco Energi for about $90 million.RIL's Dubai-based subsidiary Reliance......

RIL awaits govt's approval for 2 KG-D6 gas find

Reliance Industries is awaiting government approval for two gas discoveries it has made in the Krishna Godavari basin deep sea block, the company's junior partner Hardy Oil & Gas said on......

RIL sells stake in Yemen oil block to Indonesian firm

Reliance Industries has sold its 25 per centstake in an oil block in Yemen to Indonesia's Medco Energi for about $90 million, the firm's second overseas stake sale in one month. RIL's Dubai-based......

Madras Cafe: All about John Abraham...

A Ganesh Nadar, who once met V Prabhakaran at the LTTE's press conference in Jaffna, feels Madras Cafe is not about the Tigers. The film's all about John Abraham, he says. Much controversy was......

SA legend Graeme Pollock honoured at Port Elizabeth

 The Eastern Province Cricket Board has honoured South Africa's Cricketer of the Century, Graeme Pollock, by naming a pavilion at the St George's Park stadium in Port Elizabeth after him. The......

Wessels cleared of racism

Former South Africa captain Kepler Wessels was found not guilty of racism by a disciplinary tribunal of the Eastern Province Cricket Union where he is coach. "Kepler had the hearing on yesterday......

SA's Wessels faces racism probe

The United Cricket Board of South Africa (UCBSA) has instructed Eastern Province to suspend Kepler Wessels as coach after he was alleged to have made racist remarks earlier this year. "The board......

Check out Pakistan's contribution to the 2014 FIFA World Cup...

The words Pakistan and football are rarely used together in one sentence. Other than a few friendlies and SAFF tournaments, Pakistan’s name rarely features on the football map. But when a......

Afghan captain's father kidnapped by gunmen

The father of the captain of the Afghanistan cricket team has been abducted by unknown gunmen from his car from the outskirts of the city of Jalalabad in the eastern province of Nangarhar,......

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z
Q. The opium production in Afghanistan has increased eight times more when NATO is in charge , what could be reasons for this , who gets this money ?
Z:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/the-opium-production-in-afghanistan-has-increased-eight-time/25468571/answers/

dharamender  nebhnani
Q. In which country is the Black Mountain Range situated & why is it called so?
Dharamender Nebhnani:  A. Only one province, eastern Herat, is expected to see a decrease in cultivation this year, it added.More than a third of Afghanistan's total opium...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/in-which-country-is-the-black-mountain-range-situated--why-i/23020190/answers/25468584

onlytruth
Q. Where was father of Algorism and Algebra Al Khwarizm born ?
Onlytruth:  A. The Black Mountains are a mountain range in western North Carolina, in the southeastern United States. They are part of the Blue Ridge Province of...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/where-was-father-of-algorism-and-algebra-al-khwarizm-born-/22061627/answers/23020281

Ataur Rahman
Q. WHAT IS 9 P in S A ?
Ataur Rahman:  A. He was born in a Persian[1][2][3] family, and his birthplace is given as Chorasmia by Ibn al-Nadim.Few details of al-Khwrizm's life are known with...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-9-p-in-s-a-/21850438/answers/22061668

  Web results for Eastern Provinces
House panel condemns Obama for prisoner swap

A bitterly divided House panel on Tuesday voted to condemn President Barack Obama for the swap of five Taliban leaders for Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl,... ...

http://www.sify.com/news/house-panel-condemns-obama-for-prisoner-swap-news-others-oh4bJihbefibj.html
On a wing & a prayer

Birds, one of the best indicators of the environment, have slipped deeper into the danger zone in India, thanks to relentless habitat destruction.... ...

http://www.mydigitalfc.com/leisure-writing/wing-prayer-732
Nine killed in flash floods in China

: Nine people have been killed in flash floods in southwest China's Yunnan province, the ministry of civil affairs said Tuesday. More than 1,600... ...

http://www.prokerala.com/news/articles/a477290.html
Where Does the Peking Duck Come From?

Where does Peking Duck come from? It is a trick question: the dish named for China's capital has its origins in Nanjing, hundreds of kilometers to... ...

http://www.outlookindia.com/news/article/Where-Does-the-Peking-Duck-Come-From/852106
China starts probe into former security chief Zhou Yongkang

Investigating Zhou sends the signal that even the highest political elite aren't immune from a campaign to root out the corruption that Xi says... ...

http://www.livemint.com/Politics/biLu2XUJbsgEvj4IvS4hFM/China-starts-probe-into-former-security-chief-Zhou-Yongkang.html

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