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Government alone cannot make India clean, says President

Calling upon all Indians to get involved in the 'Swachh Bharat Abhiyan', President Pranab Mukherjee on Thursday said the government alone cannot do it without people's involvement. Flagging off......

This was the best Independence Day address I have seen

'Independence Day has been India's annual general meeting. For the most part, it has been a forgettable experience of ritual observances. Not so this year. Mr Modi instead presented what I call a......

Poor chap Kejriwal doesn't understand fundamental laws: Moily

Coming down hard against Arvind Kejriwal for ordering an FIR against him and others for raising gas prices, Petroleum Minister M Veerappa Moily on Saturday said the former Delhi chief minister......

'If Bihar gets special status and prospers, I'll go back'

Rediff.com’s Priyanka witnessed an eager audience who had gathered to press for special category status for Bihar at the ‘Adhikar’ rally in New Delhi. ‘Nitish Kumar......

Obama rejects Republican immigration reform bill

United States President Barack Obama, who pledged that enacting comprehensive immigration reform would be a priority in his second term, has rejected a Republican-sponsored immigration bill that......

Climate fund for developing nations to be launched soon: UN

The Green Climate Fund pledged by developed nations to foster climate-friendly development in poor and developing countries would be operationalised soon, as demanded by emerging economies like......

US pledges 17% emission reduction by 2020

US on Friday pledged to cut its green house gas emission by 17 per cent by 2020 from the 2005 level, hoping that countries like India and China would follow suit as agreed upon during the......

Markets end higher ahead of Fed outcome, China stimulus

Benchmark share indices ended higher on Wednesday, snapping two-day losses, after China announced fresh monetary stimulus and hopes that US Fed, which ends its two-day policy meet later today, may......

No fee hike, students to pay back IIM-A when they earn

In a first, graduating students from the Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad (IIM-A) have decided to pledge Rs 200 per month in favour of the institute from their salaries for one year. ......

Bullish FII bets help markets close higher

Markets closed marginally higher amid choppy trades with bullish bets from foreign institutions supporting the gains. For the day, the Sensex closed 14 points higher at 21,754 while the Nifty......

Review: 47 Ronin is painful

Don’t bother with 47 Ronin if you’ve already seen the 2:31 minute trailer, the rest of the 116.69 minutes can be ignored, writes Paloma Sharma. If 47 Ronin were your......

Setback for Haasan; HC stays release of Vishwaroopam

Screening of Kamal Haasan's Vishwaroopam in Tamil Nadu has been deferred again with the Madras High Court setting aside a single judge's order giving the green signal for the release even as the......

Irish athlete questioned over betting claims

Ireland's Olympic Council is investigating an allegation that one of its competitors at the London Games previously bet on an opponent to win an event in which they were both competing, a spokesman......

Sagan wins first stage in first Tour de France

One of the most precocious talents in cycling, Peter Sagan came of age when he won the first stage of his first Tour de France on Sunday. At 22, the Slovakian had already impressed the cycling......

Royal Challengers Bangalore to sport green jersey

Royal Challengers Bangalore, the Indian Premier Leagueteam at the forefront of creating environmental awareness, on Wednesday marked another step in its ongoing Green Initiative by unveiling a......

Beijing marks 100-day countdown to Games

Beijing on Wednesday marks the 100-day countdown to the Olympics with songs, a mass run and even prayers, hoping to put behind it the tumultuous events of the past month which have taken much gloss......

CWG preparations going well: Kalmadi

The organisers of the 2010 Commonwealth Games to be held in Delhi have claimed that the preparations are progressing well and the venues would be ready by the end of 2009.Organising Committee......

  People speak for green pledge

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Q. Tips for going green & saving environment?
:  A. 1. First of all We should take pledge, Not To Cut Any Tree.2. Do Planting More and More Trees.3. Garbage should be Dumped Underground. more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/tips-for-going-green--saving-environment//answers/17951565

ankit shivam
Q. What are the significant development that have taken pace in USA after Mr.Obamabecame president of United states.
Ankit Shivam:  A. With crude oil prices tumbling and the auto industry in reverse, the President Obama has pledged to invest in green infrastructure as part of his...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-are-the-significant-development-that-have-taken-pace-in/17951514/answers/16813523

sitapati rao
Q. Should carbon footprint games be encouraged?
Sitapati Rao:  A. Surfers Against Sewage (SAS) have launched a carbon footprint game for wave riders so they can find out just how green a surf warrior they are! The...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/should-carbon-footprint-games-be-encouraged/16813478/answers/14182412

ashmit
Q. People usually consider walking on water or in thin air a miracle. But I think the real miracle is not to walk either on water or in thin air, but to walk on earth. Every day we are engaged in a miracle which we dont even recognise: a blue sky, white clouds, green leaves, the black, curious eyes of a child - our own two eyes, All is a miracle, Isnt it??
Ashmit :  A. You are exactly correct . In fact I was thinking other way . I was feeling sick and disgusted not to see any miracle ......I went to the Lord...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/people-usually-consider-walking-on-water-or-in-thin-air-a-mi/14167754/answers/9832265

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Poojai Movie Working Stills

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Penn Shakthi Awards-2014 Stills

Leaders Marseille claim 8th straight win in Ligue 1 | Delhi Dynamos finish 1-1 with Atletico de Kolkata | India retain Sultan of Johor Cup title |... ...

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Stars Step Up To Support South LA Autism Medical Clinic

PRWeb 2014-10-20 Special Needs Network (SNN), California's leading grassroots advocacy nonprofit for children with autism raises $300,000 for... ...

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Standing Tall

Many of us hadn't heard of social activist Kailash Satyarthi until the news came that he was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize. Going by the cliched,... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/education/edex/Standing-Tall/2014/10/20/article2482633.ece
Drive for clean crackers

| Karan Bhardwaj As an impact of the Swachh Bharat Abhiyaan, youngsters are opting for soundless, eco-friendly crackers. Manufacturers are... ...

http://www.dailypioneer.com/vivacity/drive-for-clean-crackers.html

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