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Making way for human settlement on moon

India's Chandrayaan-1 mission has identified tunnels below the surface of the moon, a top space scientist said on Wednesday and maintained that human habitation could be possible in those "tubes"......

Does voting for honesty mean voting against development?

Your vote will decide whether India fixes itself and becomes a vibrant democracy, or a failed State like the ones in our neighbourhood, says Dasarathi G V. "Corruption can be tolerated, but fast......

In a two-way race, a voice emerges from Bastar's margins

Under threat from the Maoists, and jailed by the police, AAP's Soni Sori plunges into the election for all she holds dear. Aman Sethi reportsSoni Sori awakens in a half settled house on National......

India abstains from voting on Sri Lanka war crimes

In a significant development, India for the first time on Thursday abstained from voting on the United States-sponsored resolution against Sri Lanka on alleged human rights violation which was......

Wanted: A coherent plan to handle the Maoists

A lack of understanding on how to tackle the Maoist challenge is adversely affecting security operations on the ground and not the inefficiency or inability of the security forces to put pressure......

Why the Nilekanis donated Rs 50 crore to IIHS

Nandan Nilekani and his wife Rohini donated Rs 50 crore to the Indian Institute for Human Settlements, which plans to transform hordes into urban practitioners and may save our cities by doing so.......

Auto worker unions put grit in the gears

The issues unions have been pursuing aggressively include forced suspensions, flexible work conditions, recognition of a union and salary parity for contract workers. A strike over the suspension......

COLUMN: Will BP's punishment teach any lesson?

The billion dollar penalty of the kind imposed on BP will not deter risky operations but it will hopefully create an incentive for stricter safety measures writes Rajni Bakshi. British Petroleum......

Bank staff threaten two-day strike from August 22

The All India Bank Employees' Association (AIBEA), which represents the employees of the public-sector banks, has threatened to go on a two-day strike from August 22, against the government's......

Asia-Pacific countries must respond to climate change: UNDP

Countries in Asia and the Pacific are at a crossroads and must strike a balance between rising prosperity and rising emissions as their success or failure will have repercussions worldwide, the......

Review: Free Birds is mildly funny

Free Birds has a couple of laughs and if you don’t think too much, you might not even find it predictable, writes Paloma Sharma. Horton Hears a Who! director Jimmy Hayward's new......

Review: Give Devudu Chesina Manushulu a miss

Puri Jaganandh's Devudu Chesina Manushulu is devoid of a storyline and is a half-baked film with poor characterisation says Radhika Rajamani.Director Puri Jagannadh churns out movies fast. This......

Vikram is the youth envoy of UN Habitat

Catch the action in the Tamil film industry right here! Tamil actor Vikram has been selected as the Youth Envoy for the UN Habitat (United Nations Human Settlement Programme). Out of the four......

Why Sahara pulled out of IPL: Full statement

The Sahara Group-owned Pune Warriors India withdrew from the Indian Premier League on Tuesday following the Board of Control for Cricket in India's decision to encash the team's bank guarantee......

IOA continue to protest of Dow as London Olympics sponsor

A day ahead of the crucial General Body Meeting of the Indian Olympic Association on the controversial Dow Chemicals issue, its acting president VK Malhotra, on Wednesday, demanded the company to......

Blatter apologises but will not resign

Embattled FIFA president Sepp Blatter apologised for his controversial comments about racism Friday but said he would not be resigning despite a growing clamour in Britain for him to step down.......

Team India get memorable reception in South Africa

With the Rainbow Nation celebrating 150 glorious years of Indian settlement in South Africa, Cricket South Africa (CSA) hosted the biggest ever official reception for the visiting Indian cricket......

  People speak for human settlements

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Sharma
Q. what is meant by amicable settlement ?
Sharma:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-meant-by-amicable-settlement-/25261069/answers/

Shikha Aggarwal
Q. what is CTS & its benefits?
Shikha Aggarwal:  A. Amicable implies being well disposed; amiable is acting well disposed and is commonly applied only to peoplethough sometimes it is used for...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-cts--its-benefits/25032035/answers/25261153

prabirb
Q. If there is water in the Moon, how human beings will be benefitted. There is no shortage of water in Earth, but many people get very little water & harvesting is hampered. What you think?
Prabirb:  A. Cheque Truncation System (CTS) or Image-based Clearing System (ICS), in India, is a project undertaken by the Reserve Bank of India RBI, for...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/if-there-is-water-in-the-moon-how-human-beings-will-be-benef/24281983/answers/25032058

raju
Q. on 1st June 1976 HABITAT the UN conference on Human settlements was convened in Vancouver, canada - true or false ?
Raju:  A. Human settlement would be possible there if conditions to sustain humans are present there.First tourisum and later other commercial activity. more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/on-1st-june-1976-habitat-the-un-conference-on-human-settleme/23081471/answers/24282011

sweet swati
Q. As per the UN-Habitats Global Report on Human Settlements 2009, which one among the following regions has shown the fastest growth rate of urbanization in the last three decades?(a) Asia (b) Europe (c) Latin America and Caribbean (d) North America
Sweet Swati:  A. false more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/as-per-the-un-habitats-global-report-on-human-settlements-20/23034950/answers/23081574

  Web results for Human Settlements
Fair Practices? Live Webcast

PR.com 2014-04-25 New York, NY, April 25, 2014 --( PR.com )-- The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series, the leading... ...

http://www.bizwireexpress.com/showstoryPRcom.php?storyid=344129
Apple, Google, others agree to settle anti-poaching, wage-fixing lawsuit

Four major tech companies including Apple and Google have agreed to settle a lawsuit accusing them of conspiring to hold down salaries in Silicon... ...

http://gadgets.ndtv.com/shortlink.aspx?article=513647&pfrom=home-rightnow
Drought Drives Animals into Human Settlements

The frequent incidents of wild animals, including leopards, straying into human habitations in various parts of the state have raised concern among... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/kerala/Drought-Drives-Animals-into-Human-Settlements/2014/04/25/article2188172.ece
Restore Civility to Debate

Soon after Independence, when the first general election took place, one could take pride in the fact that the level of political debate, whether... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/opinion/Restore-Civility-to-Debate/2014/04/25/article2187191.ece
Chubb Reports First Quarter Net Income per Share of $1.80; Operating Income per Share Is $1.50; Combined Ratio..

/PRNewswire/ -- The Chubb Corporation (NYSE: CB) today reported that net income in the first quarter of 2014 was $449 million , compared to $656... ...

http://in.advfn.com/p.php?pid=nmona&article=61955634

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