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Modi has poor knowledge of Indian history: Digvijaya

Congress General Secretary Digvijaya Singh on Tuesday accused the Bharatiya Janata Party’s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi of being a "fake" leader who wishes to "dominate" the......

'Pakistan sheltered Osama with Musharraf's knowledge'

In a sensational claim, a former Pakistan army general has said that Osama bin Laden had been kept in a "safe house" of the country's Intelligence Bureau in Abbottabad with "full knowledge" of the......

Survey exposes Britons' general knowledge

Believe it or not, more than three quarters of Britons don't know the names of countries that comprise Great Britain.Yes, a survey has revealed that 75 per cent of people in Britain are unable to......

4 things the Dalai Lama told Mumbai

The Dalai Lama is a huge charmer, knowing how to say things that will please an audience in his gentle avuncular manner. Vaihayasi Pande Daniel/Rediff.com reports on Mumbai's encounter with His......

'India, China need breakthrough in economic, border issues'

'India and China have to make concrete progress with regard to the border issue, addressing the trade deficit, and facilitating people-to-people interactions. This has to happen in the next two,......

Audit should not hurt pvt sector: Manmohan Singh had told CAG

As CAG found Reliance Industries was being favoured in gas exploration deal to the government's detriment, former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh told the then top auditor Vinod Rai that audit should......

NPAs rise, Kingfisher loan default only a 'trickle': Vinod Rai

As industrialist Vijay Mallya fights his wilful defaulter tag, former CAG Vinod Rai has said Kingfisher Airlines' loan default is just a "trickle" and the overall problem of huge bad loans at......

Building an influential policy making institution

A reformed Planning Commission should reflect the diversity of Indian debate, says Suman Bery. I was privileged to be the director-general of the National Council of Applied Economic Research in......

General Motors chief reveals her plan to make it big in India

On her maiden visit to India as chief executive officer of General Motors, Mary Barra visited the company’s facility in Talegaon, Pune, drove cars, and met suppliers, dealers and the business......

Don't leave finance to the financiers

Finance, in the modern world, has become too important to be left to mere accountants, auditors and MBAs, notes Ajit Balakrishnan. What caused the credit crisis of the summer of 2008 when the world......

Meet Boman Irani, super brain!

How well do youknow Bollywood? Well, that may a Rs 5000,000 question. It's time to brush up on your filmi general knowledge for a chance to win the jackpot as yet another quiz show will be going on......

Think Alia Bhatt is stupid? Well, think again!

Well, that's a first! Check out how Alia Bhatt has trumped online trolls and naysayers.  Image: Alia Bhatt. Photograph: Abhijit Mhamunkar When Alia Bhatt arrived on the sets of Koffee With......

Silly Point: Yaar, what's the capital of Chhattisgarh?

Manu Shankar, Abhishek Mande and Hitesh Harisinghani test your general knowledge! With the India-Ireland match becoming one of the most eagerly awaited battles this weekend, we hit......

Rahul Dravid delivers the Dilip Sardesai memorial lecture

Rahul Dravid speaks at the Dilip Sardesai Memorial Lecture. Photograph: Reuben Varghese/Rediff.com   Former India skipper Rahul Dravid spoke at the Dilip Sardesai Memorial Lecture at the......

After making a splash in the pool champ Poncha dreams of golfing success

After beating adversity to become a champion swimmer, Rehan Poncha now wants to make it big in golf and he hopes to play amateur qualifiers from next year before turning professional. After having......

Charges against Indian CWG officials dropped

Charges of drunken driving against Indian Olympic Association secretary-general Rajeev Mehta and sexual assault on wrestling referee Virender Malik during the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow have......

Dunga is favorite to coach Brazil's soccer team - sources

Former World Cup winning captain Dunga is the favorite on a short list of candidates to coach Brazil's national soccer team, two sources with direct knowledge of the situation said on Friday.......
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Q. Combination of which subjects makes it somewhat easier to crack the civil services examination?
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Q. Generally, why do people we need the most in our lives always leave ??
Nauty:  A. Read philosophy ,economics and general knowledge .... more

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Q. Yaha per time pass kerne wale logon kya aap ko bahar ki duniya ke baren main bhi kuch pata hain kya chal raha hain? Kuch general knowledge puchoon toh bata paaenge?
Ritesh Gupta:  A. The philosophical question "What is the meaning of life?" means different things to different people. The vagueness of the query is...... more

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Farhaan
Q. A sub-editor's job is to make the copy clear, correct, compact and consistent within a given deadline. A sub-editor instils a sense of flow and style into the text keeping in mind the readership of the said newspaper or publication. Remember it is always sub-editors who make or break a copy....Besides having an excellent command over d language in which U r sub-editing, sub-editors need to have a vast general knowledge of what is happening around the world, an eye for detail and A distinct personal style that would set d copies edited by them apart from others...M i rite???
Farhaan:  A. bring it on :P more

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Q. RIL had itself said that cost of production of gas is less than 1$ per mmbtu. Is it true?
Daniel Graig:  A. Right but plz pass on one saridon tablet n hot tea more

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'How to explain gap years in your CV?'

In an online chat with readers, Capt Partha Samai, group head of Human Resources at AGS Transact Technologies shared tips on how to crack a tough... ...

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Sacred & scarred

By Ziauddin Sardar Rs 599 Rs 599 Mecca, The Sacred City Believers beware! Here’s a book which read you must. But be sure to tighten your seat... ...

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19TH CONVOCATION OF BERHAPUR UNIVERSITY

2014-09-17 Report;Bureau,Odishabarta HON’BLE CHANCELLOR SC JAMIR SPEAKS HIS MIND: KNOWLEDGE SHOULD BE USED FOR BETTERMENT OF OTHERS BERHAMPUR:... ...

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Teachers' plaint against official boomerangs

Three primary schoolteachers from Kolar wanted to expose a supposedly corrupt official in the Department of Public Instruction (DPI) but ended up... ...

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Key to Look East lies in Hanoi

When India looks eastwards at Asean, it is Vietnam that it sees as the keystone of its expanded Look East policy. In the past decade, the two... ...

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