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At Fatehpur Sikri, Sarkozys pray for a son

They may be the French First Couple, but at the famous Fatehpur Sikri dargah of saint Salim Chisthi they walked barefoot with their heads covered and prayed for a son just like Mughal Emperor Akbar......

Carla Bruni's web site crashes soon after launch

In an anti-climax to all the hype and glamour building up to the launch, the web site of French first lady Carla Bruni crashed almost as soon as it was set up on Monday. However, it is up and......

Domestic workers need more protection in India

From mistreatment, sexual harassment to low wages, domestic workers are in a poor state in India with hardly any legal protections, says Neeta Kolhatkar. The Devyani Khobragade diplomatic wrangle,......

Nepal gets another chance at electing constituent assembly

The main contest is likely to be between the Maoists and the Nepali Congress, but neither of the parties have retained the support they had in 2008. Shubha Singh reports Nepal’s election for......

Lensman who took topless Kate pics to be arrested

A paparazzi photographer who took topless pictures of British royal Kate Middleton has been identified and is set to be arrested by the French police, a media report has said. The French judicial......

Why are global retailers in wait-and-watch mode for India?

While the controversy over allowing or banning foreign direct investment (FDI) in multi-brand retail trading (MBRT) is keeping every political party on its toes before the coming Lok Sabha......

All about the war of words at McDonald's

The war of words that has broken out between Vikram Bakshi and McDonald’s Corporation is the latest in the long list of ugly spats between Indian businessmen and their overseas collaborators.......

Happy hour in Asia as global booze makers eye deals

The biggest global alcohol companies are sizing up buyout and tie-up opportunities in China, India, South Korea and Vietnam, keen to profit from a $258 billion Asian market that is growing twice as......

L&T awards all major contracts for Hyd metro

L&T Metro Rail (Hyderabad) Limited said it had awarded signalling and train control, and communication system contracts to various subsidiaries of French multinational Thales group.Signalling and......

COLUMN: Can India Inc deliver tomorrow's economy?

Corporations are still hard-wired for the old 'brown' economy which aims to generate only shareholder value not stakeholder value, ruesRajni Bakshi.At a time when politicians seem to be taking the......

Review: Vedivazhipadu is a damp squib

Paresh C Palicha says that Vedivazhipadu tries too hard to ‘new gen’ formula and fails miserably. Young and upcoming directors in Malayalam use ‘shock and awe’ tactics......

Fabulous films coming up at a Mumbai theatre near you!

The Mumbai Film Festival-- held from October 18 to 25 -- aims to be less of a niche event and more a genuine melting-pot.First things first: whoever curated the line-up of the Mumbai Film Festival......

Vanessa Paradis breaks silence on Johnny Depp split

Get your lowdown on what's going on in the world of Hollywood, right here! Vanessa Paradis has spoken for the first time since the announcement of her split from Johnny Depp, insisting that she......

Natalie Portman weds Benjamin Millepied in private Jewish ceremony

Get your lowdown on what's going on in the world of Hollywod right here!Natalie Portman married her fiance of two years choreographer Benjamin Millepied, on the scenic central California coast of......

Ghost Protocol, Puss In Boots set BO records

The first movie to reach the $200 million milestone in North America this year, Paramount's Mission: Impossible -- Ghost Protocol has also become the top grossing film in the Tom Cruise franchise,......

Confident Victoria Azarenka back on the court

After a rough past couple of months that included a tight loss to Maria Sharapova at the French Open and an injury-enforced withdrawal from Wimbledon, World No 3 Victoria Azarenka enters the......

Friedel still the number one for Villas-Boas

Brad Friedel will remain Tottenham Hotspur's first-choice goalkeeper despite the arrival of French international Hugo Lloris on transfer deadline day, manager Andre Villas-Boas said. The......

Henin shocked in Madrid first round, Sharapova out

Four-time French Open champion Justine Henin's preparation for the Roland Garros Grand Slam event suffered a shuddering jolt with a defeat by France's Aravane Rezai in the Madrid Open first round......

First black Olympic pair captivate audience

Vanessa James and Yannick Bonheur of France on Monday became the first black couple to compete in Olympic pairs skating, electrifying the crowd at the Pacific Coliseum with an acrobatic free skate......

Federer eyes French Open after Nadal breakthrough

Roger Federer is itching to get his French Open campaign started after beating Rafael Nadal on clay for the first time in Sunday's Hamburg Masters final. Federer, playing more aggressively than in......

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harpreet
Q. why first april is also known as fool's day?
Harpreet:  A.  more

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Josna
Q. Why they call the moon a
Josna:  A. April Fools' Day, sometimes called All Fools' Day, is one of the most light hearted days of the year. Its origins are uncertain. Some see it as a...... more

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afsa kausar
Q. Did top Obama aide curse Michelle?
Afsa Kausar:  A. In many parts of Europe it was traditional to supply a newly married couple with enough mead for a month, ensuring happiness and fertility. Mead is...... more

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afsa kausar
Q. April Fools' day: What's origin and history?
Afsa Kausar:  A. April Fools' Day, sometimes called All Fools' Day, is one of the most light-hearted days of the year. Its origins are uncertain. Some see it as a...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/april-fools-day-whats-origin-and-history/21690768/answers/19488020

ankit shivam
Q. What did the French First Couple pray (or wish) when they visited the Fatehpur Sikri Dargah?
Ankit Shivam:  A. Donno who heard it, but da media says they prayed for a "baby boy" more

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France hands over suspected Jewish Museum gunman to Belgium

France handed over to Belgium today the man suspected of carrying out a deadly shooting in May at the Jewish Museum in Brussels. A spokeswoman... ...

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