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India votes against UNGA resolution on death penalty

India has voted against a UN General Assembly draft resolution calling for moratorium on the use of death penalty, saying it fails to recognise each nation's "sovereign right" to determine its......

India, Pakistan continue to spar over Kashmir at UN

Sparring over Kashmir at the United Nations General Assembly, India and Pakistan have again exchanged verbal volleys over the issue with the Indian delegate dubbing the remarks of his Pakistani......

5 new non-permanent members of UNSC elected

The United Nations General Assembly today elected Angola, Malaysia, New Zealand, Spain and Venezuela as the new non-permanent members of the Security Council for a two-year term beginning in......

10 things Prime Minister Modi told the UN

Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses the 69th session of the United Nations General Assembly at UN headquarters in New York. Photograph: Vijay Verma/PTI Photo In his 33-minute address at the......

33 minutes of ideas, statesmanship, PM makes an impact at UN

In his address to the United Nations General Assembly, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, like a true statesman, offered a holistic view of the world, focusing on development, democracy, peace and the......

Under Modi, Israel and India forge deeper business ties

Israel and India are likely to finalise a free trade agreement next year At the UN General Assembly in New York last September, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu set aside time for a......

How the people's car was born and how it stayed that way

In 1981, Maruti was the tiniest outpost of the Suzuki empire; 33 years later, it is big enough to steer its parent's investment in emerging markets.   Image: in 1983, Maruti 800 was rolled......

Are Modi's labour reforms strong enough to uplift the poor?

The Modi government's rapid approval of labour law amendments by the Rajasthan Assembly and the Shramev Jayate Yojna proposals suggest a strong commitment to reform. But is this enough? Image: A......

President okays Rajasthan's labour reforms

Paving the way for the first set of labour reforms in the country, President Pranab Mukherjee has given his assent to Rajasthan's amendments to three laws.  Among major changes, the Industrial......

India re-elected to UN Economic and Social Council

India has overwhelmingly won its re-election to the UN body on economic and social issues, garnering the highest number of votes in the Asia-Pacific group. The 193-member UN General Assembly......

Shatrughan Sinha: Amitabh should be made President of India

Shatrughan Sinha recently addressed the UN General Assembly for third time on Tuesday, November 5. That's quite an honour because no other member of the Indian film industry has addressed the UN......

Gay rights row: U.N. tells Russia to stop discrimination

The U.N. General Assembly called on Wednesday for an international truce during the 2014 Winter Olympics in Russia and urged Moscow "to promote social inclusion without discrimination" amid outrage......

Sports Shorts: Galatasaray fined again over crowd trouble

Galatasaray fans cheer on their team during UEFA Champions League Group D match against Borussia Dortmund Photograph: Lars Baron/Getty Images Galatasaray, fined 50,000 euros ($62,575) last month......

'Winter Games will not move for 2022 football World Cup'

Asia's top Olympic official ruled out the possibility of the 2022 Winter Olympics being shifted from its traditional February time-slot to avoid clashing with the football World Cup, saying FIFA......

IOC hails 'historic' U.N. resolution on sport autonomy

International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach delivers a speech. Photograph: Lintao Zhang/Getty Images The International Olympic Committee has hailed a United Nations resolution......
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Rohit Soni
Q. Why do we celebrate friendship day..and why on third of August..??
Rohit Soni:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/why-do-we-celebrate-friendship-day..and-why-on-third-of-augu/27701872/answers/

Ramesh Agarwal
Q. JAI SHRI RAM WHY VERY FEW QS ARE POURING IN THIS FORUM?WHY MEMBERS DESERTED?
Ramesh Agarwal:  A. The first World Friendship Day was proposed for 30 July 1958. On 27 April 2011 the General Assembly of the United Nations declared 30 July as...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/jai-shri-ram-why-very-few-qs-are-pouring-in-this-forumwhy-me/27660240/answers/27701881

aap log
Q. A CM is called anarchist when he sits on a dharna for the cause of the general public, but he is silent now when real anarchy is prevalent in our so called mandir Parliament. what happened in the last few days? every indian and foreigner interested in our politics watched this shameful act of our so called representatives, whether it was black pepper spray, or black out of media coverage in the parliament, throwing of mikes etc.abusing, or in the state assemblies like J & K, U.P.. This is real anarchy. such system is of no use. We the people of India now need some drastic change in the setup,?
Aap Log:  A. All will assemble after Dinner sirjiIn General, People lost interest here more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/a-cm-is-called-anarchist-when-he-sits-on-a-dharna-for-the-ca/27120619/answers/27660243

Ramesh Agarwal
Q. JAI SHRI RAM TODAY BAD DAY IN OUR COUNTRY FOR DEMOCRACY AS REFLECTED BY BEHAVIOUR OF OUR MPS/MLAS IN RS TDP MP SNATCHED PAPER FROM GENERAL SECRETARY OF RS, IN JK MLA SLAPPED MARSHAL WHILE IN UP MLAS PROTESTYED INSIDE HOUSE WITHOUT SHIRT AND CLIMB ON TABLE WITH BOOT, WHY PRESIDING OFFICERS DONT TAKE STRICT ACTION AGAINST SUCH INDICIPLINED MEMBERS?
Ramesh Agarwal:  A. we need AAP more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/jai-shri-ram-today-bad-day-in-our-country-for-democracy-as-r/27118701/answers/27120621

  Web results for General Assembly
Child's rape, murder case rocks Assembly

e and murder of a seven-year old girl in Haldwani triggered in the Vidhan Sabha on Wednesday with the Opposition members gathering in the well of... ...

http://www.dailypioneer.com/state-editions/dehradun/childs-rape-murder-case-rocks-assembly.html
Storm brewing across the fields of Goa

The Agricultural Tenancy Act, 1964, introduced in Goa by the first local government run by regional outfit Maharashtrawadi Gomantak Party (MGP),... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/goa/Storm-brewing-across-the-fields-of-Goa/articleshow/45277042.cms
Mamata still holds Bengal strings

Elections to West Bengal Assembly are scheduled for 2016 but preparations have already begun with the political parties positioning themselves... ...

http://www.millenniumpost.in/NewsContent.aspx?NID=76949
Khushboo on joining Congress

Months after she quit the DMK, actor-turned-politician Khushboo on Wednesday joined the Congress, bringing some cheer to the demoralised party... ...

http://www.hindustantimes.com/india-news/i-m-finally-home-says-khushboo-on-joining-congress/article1-1290513.aspx
Khushboo joins Cong, yet to get role

Khushboo at a press conference in New Delhi on Wednesday. (Source: IE photo by Renuka Puri) Five months after she quit the DMK,... ...

http://indianexpress.com/article/india/politics/khushboo-joins-cong-yet-to-get-role/

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