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Lashkar-e-Tayiba: A history of terrorism

Pakistani media and some foreign news agencies, including the Associated Press, reported on December 8, that helicopter-borne ;Pakistani security forces raided a camp of the Lashkar-e-Tayiba......

Lankan situation is of serious concern: Dr Singh

As Tamil members of Parliament mounted pressure on the Centre over the incidents in Sri Lanka, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Wednesday said the situation in the island nation is a cause for......

Mann ki baat: Modi and Obama speak out from the heart

A special episode of the Prime Minister's radio broadcast Mann ki Baat featuring US President Barack Obama and Prime Minister Narendra Modi was aired on Tuesday night.  The 35-minute......

The dragon's fire at US-India clinch

'China might soon have to seriously consider whether it prefers an Indo-US hyphenation to a Sino-Indian one,' says Ramananda Sengupta. For years New Delhi had bristled at what it called an......

Beyond the Modi-Obama hugs, a solid India-US partnership

'It was statecraft that came out on top and clearly outweighed the optics,' says Brigadier Gurmeet Kanwal (retd). 'And this is the first time the US has formally recognised the threat India faces......

Air Kerala: State to press Centre for rules relaxation

Keen on floating a state-sponsored air service, Congress-led UDF government has asked the Centre to waive certain regulatory norms to start its proposed low-cost airline 'Air Kerala', mainly to......

Snafu over FDI policy in telecom

The government guidelines that enhanced foreign direct investment in telecom services from 49 per cent to 74 per cent (Press Note 5 of November 3, 2005) are proposed to be "suspended" indefinitely.......

Local firms to lose veto in new foreign ventures

The Centre may provide a sunset clause for Press Note 18, which requires a foreign company to be cleared by its local partner to form another joint venture or a 100 per cent subsidiary in......

Kamalnayan Bajaj: A 'Gandhian' rebel

He was a plain talker and never hesitated to put forth his point of view Image: Kamalnayan Bajaj wear khadi and forbade his sugar mill from making alcohol out of molasses. Photograph: Reuters When......

The new face of economic team at North Block

Jaitley’s team presents a quintessential mix of foreign-educated, intellectual technocrats and seasoned bureaucrats Less than two months before he presents the Union Budget for 2015-16,......

'Investing in girls is about the smartest thing you can do'

Over Dosas in Mumbai, Oscar winner Megan Mylan tells Vaihayasi Pande Daniel why she chose India and girl empowerment as the subject of her new documentary. Image: Megan Mylan (centre) with her......

  People speak for foreign press centre

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afsa kausar
Q. Will Rahul be able to swap his much vaunted grassroots level rejuvenation vision for a bit of medium term political pragmatism and the ability to manage crises on an almost daily basis?
Afsa Kausar:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/will-rahul-be-able-to-swap-his-much-vaunted-grassroots-level/21156915/answers/

afsa kausar
Q. should manmohan singh become PM again?
Afsa Kausar:  A. yes.Lets see the Resume of this person:-RESUMEEDUCATION /Qualification:Stood first in BA (Hons), Economics, Panjab University, Chandigarh,1952;...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/should-manmohan-singh-become-pm-again/21156915/answers/20156299

Rishab
Q. Mr. Reddy has quoted that the Naxals and Maoist will be wiped out in 3-7 years!How well prepared is our Security Forces to tackle this menace, when they are still ill-prepared to tackle any Terrorist strike in our country inspite of setting up of Anti-Terror Cells in various metros?
Rishab:  A. I think, we can not equate the Pak sponsored terrorist outfits unleashing a terrorist attack in the most unexpected moment at the least expected...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/mr.-reddy-has-quoted-that-the-naxals-and-maoist-will-be-wipe/20156258/answers/17433770

sumita bhadrachaudhari
Q. What do you know about Vypeen (or Vypin) Island in Kerala?
Sumita Bhadrachaudhari:  A. Vypin Island was formed after the great floods of 1341. The Island is 25 Kilometer long and has an average width of 2 kilometers. Pallipuram...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-do-you-know-about-vypeen-or-vypin-island-in-kerala/17433392/answers/16453783

Francisco
Q. There is shortage of electric power in our country and governments at the centre took no action to bridge the gap between supply and demand.Congress government wasted 3 years in issues like reservations and their achievements are big zero.Puppet prime minister and finance minister whose policies are anti common man are of no use to the nation irrespective of they are honest.What to do with their individual honesty when the corruption is so rampant in the country.If they are honest,what they have done to check corruption.please suggest ways to remove power shortage and eradicate corruption
Francisco:  A. Increased education, obsessive regard for "honor" and personal integrity, transparent system of E-governance will go a long way to reduce...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/there-is-shortage-of-electric-power-in-our-country-and--gove/16453755/answers/1965535

  Web results for Foreign Press Centre
Rajiv's resounding defeat in 1989

Rajiv realised that he must concentrate on setting things right at home. As the 1989 elections started drawing near, Rajiv Gandhi became painfully... ...

http://indianexpress.com/article/opinion/columns/rear-view-rajivs-resounding-defeat-in-1989/
International stone fair generates Rs 1,500 cr business

Press Trust of India | Jaipur February 1, 2015 Last Updated at 21:45 IST The 8th edition of India StoneMart has generated business worth Rs 1,500... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/international-stone-fair-generates-rs-1-500-cr-business-115020100711_1.html
MAA is One-Year Old! Founder Jerardin D'Souza Talks about his Love and Care towards Alzheimer's Patients

Exclusive Interview by Alfie D'Souza- Team Mangalorean "Although I wanted to do something for Alzheimer`s and Related Disorders, MAA founded by... ...

http://www.mangalorean.com/news.php?newstype=broadcast&broadcastid=546513
US tighten visa rules after Paris attack

AgenceFrance-Presse Washington, 01 February: USpoliticians are calling for changes to a law that allows Europeans and other foreigners to enter... ...

http://www.thestatesman.net/news/103027-us-tighten-visa-rules-after-paris-attack.html
Italy elects senior judge Sergio Mattarella as president

Italian lawmakers elected SergioMattarella, a constitutional court judge and veteran centre-leftpolitician, as president on Saturday, handing a... ...

http://www.24dunia.com/english/national/showgroup/20338210.html

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