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Jumping cats, long tongues, golf clubs: 12 jaw-dropping Guinness records

Some people are remembered for their great achievements. But, there are some like these who enter record books for the sheer oddity. On the occasion of 60th-anniversary edition of the Guinness......

INSIDE China's Great Hall: Once-in-a-decade Congress opens

China's ruling Communist Party opens a Congress to usher in a new group of younger leaders. Rediff.com's takes a sneak peek inside Beijing's Great Hall of the People, which hosts one of the......

Shiv Gaglani in inventor's hall of fame

More than 80,000 people are in the National Organ Transplantation Waiting List in the United States, awaiting organ donors in their struggle to live. "Eighteen of these patients die every day, so......

Melody across the seas

People kept coming into the large, cavernous hall lined with musical instruments. It was a crowd unlike anything I had seen in America before: Toddlers and senior citizens, young shaven heads with......

DON'T MISS! Best photos of the week

We bring you a collection of some of the best photographs taken this week by ace Reuters photogs. A man, who attempted to attack Hong Kong media magnate Jimmy Lai, is held on the ground with his......

Trai and the Great Democratic Liberator

The cellphone is a Great Democratic Liberator: 'Great' because of its impact on people; 'democratic' because it gives the same benefits to all; and 'liberator' because it frees us from the terrible......

Countries with most millionaires: INDIA ranks 11

Image: A Kathakali dancer performs during a cultural programme in Chandigarh. Photograph: Ajay Verma/Reuters India is home to 11th largest population of Ultra High Net Worth Individuals, but also......

Marketing lessons from the Alibaba IPO

Buzz around Alibaba's IPO was created from the time the firm went for filing earlier this year, as if a multi-starrer blockbuster was about to hit the theatres. The Alibaba Initial Public Offer......

Leading Infy is opportunity of lifetime, Vishal Sikka tells employees

Vishal Sikka took charge of  Infosys, India's second-biggest IT services provider, on Friday.  Three decades since its inception, Infosys appointed an outsider at the helm to......

Why bosses should not shut out voices that disagree

Shutting out voices that disagree can often be risky, says Shyamal Majumdar. Sure Sir, will get it done right away”, or, “Thank you, Sir. The job will be done”. As the chief......

'I am alive because of Amitabh Bachchan'

'One day, I interviewed Aruna Irani. Afterwards, Mehmood called me and said, ‘What did you ask Aruna and what did she say? People are flocking around wherever I go and they are upset with......

'Nargis, Meena Kumari, Madhubala, Suraiya... they all loved me'

'Madhubala told me that of all the addictions, the biggest addiction is make-up; once you put it on, you can never leave the limelight even if you want to,' Tabassum tells Patcy N. The petite......

Review: Mary Kom truly packs a punch

Mary Kom is a victory for its protagonist Priyanka Chopra, scriptwriter Saiwyn Quadras, and director Omung Kumar, says Laxmi Negi, a former boxer.How many times has a movie touched people in a......

In search of Priyanka in India

Confidence Uwazuruike came to Mumbai a few weeks ago to cover the Great Indian Election Tamasha. On this wishlist was to see Priyanka in flesh and blood. His wish came true this week, but not quite......

'I am glad that people liked my singing in Lucia'

It is not every day a modest stage and orchestra performer gets to do playback singing. 24-year old Naveen Sajju from Mysore made his debut with Lucia by singing three songs under the music of......

Michael Jordan inducted into Basketball Hall of Fame

Michael Jordan, considered by many as the greatest basketball player of all time, was inducted into the Basketball Hall of Fame on Friday. Jordan joined former San Antonio Spurs center David......

Windies greats in ICC Hall of Fame

The International Cricket Counciland the Federation of International Cricketers' Associations (FICA) acknowledged the services to cricket of Antigua and Barbuda legends Sir Vivian Richards and Andy......

Psychology plays a great part in modern sport: Advani

Pankaj Advani with the World Billiards Championship trophy. Photograph: PTI He has made winning 12 World titles look like a stroll in the park, but if India's poster boy of cue sports was able to......

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......

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soni mishra
Q. what is big ben ?
Soni Mishra:  A.  more

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mohanbirsingh ghura
Q. The writing is on the wall.Which wall and who wrote it?
Mohanbirsingh Ghura:  A. \n Big Ben ', --------------------------------------... Big Ben is one of the most famous buildings in London. When you tell people you have...... more

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Ramesh Agarwal
Q. JAI SHRI RAM THERE WAS A FUNCTION IN HALL OF PARILAMENT ON ANNIVESARY OF SACRIFICE OF DR SHYAMA PD MUKERJEE BUT CONGRESS BYCOTTED IT AND SURPRISINGLY SPAKER OF LS AND CHAIRMA OF RS TOO DID SO BJP SHOULD BYCOTT ALL SUCH FUNCTIONS FOR CONG. LEADERS WHETHER NEHRU,INDIRA OR RAJIV GANDHI , TIT FOR TAT? SHOCKING THAT POLITICS IS BEING PLAYED EVEN ON GREAT PEOPLE ?
Ramesh Agarwal:  A. Daniel five NIV', The Writing on the Wall one King Belshazzar gave a great banquet for a thousand of his nobles and drank wine with them. two While...... more

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Gestapo
Q. I earnestly want to reach qna HOF to be in the company of some great people. But it is too too far. What shall I do?
Gestapo:  A. For Congi any thing connected with the word Hindu is to be discarded that includes the great like founder of Jana Sangh , for congi any thing...... more

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truth exposed
Q. Who built the Jama Masjid of Delhi and when ?
Truth Exposed:  A. Slow and steady wins the race.You will surely be in the Hall Of Fame. more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/who-built-the-jama-masjid-of-delhi-and-when-/22102464/answers/24490464

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Customer orientation needs human touch

In the mid-1990s, while researching drivers of corporate excellence, we found that successful organisations had a deep-rooted philosophical... ...

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Sudheeran

Comment · print · T T T+· T- The Hindu (from right) KPCC president V.M. Sudheeran, Excise Minister K. Babu and KPCC vice president V.D.... ...

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Love in the time of hate

Have you noticed that if you speak good about Hinduism a bunch of people will pounce on you; if you speak anything bad about Hinduism a bunch of... ...

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Beyond book learning

The Hindu A view of the Maulana Azad Library at Aligarh Muslim Univrersity in Aligarh. Students are busy in preparing for their examination. Photo:... ...

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Preserving Raj emblems

Comment · print · T T T+· T- TOPICS Removing symbols of British rule in India will not erase their part in the subcontinent's history... ...

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