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'Baap wali baat': UNICEF's new song puts focus on mindset of men

UNICEF India on Saturday unveiled a song, ‘baap wali baat’, to mark the International Day of the Girl Child. The song puts the spotlight on men for ensuring empowerment, safety and......

From finding love, to being taken by spies: Case of missing Indian in Pakistan

An Indian national, who went missing in Pakistan’s restive northwestern Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa province in 2012, was taken away by intelligence agencies from a police station before his......

No breakthrough in Gaza talks as clock ticks on 72-hour truce

Israel threatened to wipe out Hamas if current truce in Gaza collapsed as time ran out on Wednesday on the 72-hour ceasefire with no breakthrough in indirect talks between Israeli and Palestinian......

Does the Juvenile Justice Act need amendment?

Most juvenile remand homes are in appalling condition and need a massive overhaul. But whether redrafting the law will bring down juvenile crime is the moot question. What is required better remand......

Israel continues offensive as death toll mounts to over 720

Amid frantic diplomatic efforts to put an end to bloodshed in Gaza, a defiant Israel on Thursday pressed on with its relentless bombardment of Hamas-ruled territory as the raging conflict that has......

Why AAP is not very popular with India Inc

The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) has to deal with 3 powerful enemies: the media, the political establishment, and business houses.  Dear Mr Kejriwal,Every once in a while the world witnesses a......

NGOs cry 'witch-hunt' after tax notices

Non-government organisations are reeling from the shock of notices from the income-tax department. Some of the notices are not only for taxes but for cancellation of the NGOs' registration as......

Telcos, social media sites get a conscience call

In June 2009, when elections were being held in Iran, the US State Department had contacted Twitter asking it to delay a planned upgrade to cut daytime service to Iranians who were on the streets......

World's most hazardous nations to do business in

The Global Risks Index by Maplecroft in 2010 measured a combination of strategic risks that are having an increasing impact on the global operations, supply chains and distribution networks of......

Why billionaires get involved in frauds

It's hard to fathom why billionaires like Rajaratnam stake their reputation for tiny additions to their wealth, writes A V Rajwade.One point comes out clearly from the extensive media reporting of......

How can your life be censored?

'They banned the word sexy from the song Sexy Mujhe Log Bole. Yet, the same Censor Board allows the word to be used years later when Amitabh Bachchan lovingly calls the cancer-ridden kid Sexy in......

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Q. The monogamy (Keeping one wife ) that the Christians, the Hindus, and Jews practice today, is not from their religion, but from their government. Is this a fact or not ?
:  A. Polygamy did not disappear in modern societies, but it just became practiced outside the bonds of marriage. It may be under the label of individual...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/the-monogamy-keeping-one-wife--that-the-christians-the-hindu//answers/17158075

jameel ahmed
Q. It is not civilized to have more than one wife at a time.Reply: Well all the religions of the world has allowed this and Islam is only religion whose religious book that says: "... then marry only once" (Surah Nissah (women) A 4) read this and pass your reply please?
Jameel Ahmed:  A. Polygamy did not disappear in modern societies, but it just became practiced outside the bonds of marriage. It may be under the label of individual...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/it-is-not-civilized-to-have-more-than-one-wife-at-a-time.rep/17157307/answers/17158128

jameel ahmed
Q. Is Corruption the price we pay for Democracy?
Jameel Ahmed:  A. No realtion b/w democracy and corruption.Increased education, obsessive regard for "honor" and personal integrity, transparent system of...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/is-corruption-the-price-we-pay-for-democracy/17157293/answers/1964210

Hareesh M
Q. Organised by three noted Delhi-based human rights organisations, ANHAD, Peace and the Human Rights Law Network, it brought together eminent journalists, retired judges and social activists who listened to the testimonies of over 40 Muslims from different parts of India who have been victimised or whose relatives have been brutally terrorised by the police and the state machinery in the name of combating terrorism.http://www.twocircles.net/2008aug29/terrorising_muslims_name_countering_terrorism.html
Hareesh M:  A. present scenario of terrorism has proved it beyond doubt that terrorists are having supportive sentiments from muslims. hence is the action !!it's...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/organised-by-three-noted-delhi-based-human-rights-organisati/770249/answers/10757029

Indiano
Q. "The one who is ready to take accountability and strictly fight for corruption..and i dont trust any1 now ..our system is so much corrupted... " This was the answer that I got but then what are WE doing to change the system ? Why should someone else do things for us? Isn;t it because of this kind of thinking that we are in this kind of hopeless situation today?
Indiano:  A. Increased education, obsessive regard for "honor" and personal integrity, transparent system of E-governance will go a long way to reduce...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/the-one-who-is-ready-to-take-accountability-and-strictly-fig/10743105/answers/1965563

  Web results for Human Rights Law Network
The right to be forgotten

It was 1984, and the Berlin Wall is still standing, when Gerd Wiesler - a foot soldier in the Stasi, the dreaded East German spy agency - is... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/opinion/ajit-balakrishnan-the-right-to-be-forgotten-114102001290_1.html
European Council conclusions on Somalia

African Press Organization 2014-10-20 LUXEMBURG, Luxembourg, October 20, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ -- Foreign Affairs Council meeting... ...

http://www.bizwireexpress.com/showstoryAPO.php?storyid=8444
Discount deewane

Most people have a habit of buying unnecessary things especially if available at so-called discounts. What usually happens is that old stocks get... ...

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PARK HOTEL GROUP CLINCHES THREE PRESTIGIOUS ACCOLADES AT THE WORLD TRAVEL AWARDS 2014

View other Company Briefs Company Brief Singapore, October 2014: Park Hotel Group continues its winning momentum as it clinches three highly... ...

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