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UN concerned over use of children as human shields by Maoists

The United Nations has expressed concern over the killing and maiming of children who continue to be recruited and used as human shields by Maoists in India and over the threat of sexual violence......

Uttar Pradesh teen abducted, gang-raped in Nepal for 20 days

A 16-year-old girl was abducted and gang raped for 20 days allegedly by four persons who also tried to sell her to human traffickers in Nepal, a senior police officer said. "The girl was abducted......

ISIS militia not human beings; they kill people for fun: Indian worker in Iraq

‘Islamic State of Iraq and Syria fighters are not human beings; they butcher people at will. It is fun for them to kill people and as long as they are around no part of Iraq is safe’......

Court summons Smriti Irani as accused in defamation complaint

Union Human Resource Development Minister Smriti Irani was on Friday summoned as an accused by a Delhi court in a criminal defamation complaint filed by Congress leader Sanjay Nirupam. Metropolitan......

The sculptor who created human anatomy

Normally one would expect a trained sculptor to either carve out statues or be involved in building temples and with artistic airs. But Purna Chandra Upadhyay, who did his Masters in old Indian......

14 facts about India that will blow your mind

India has fascinated many. Mark Twain called it ‘the cradle of the human race’ and Albert Einstein said that without India contribution to maths ‘no worthwhile scientific......

Conserve nature: Measures that can save Western Ghats ecosystem

If human beings have to remain in this world, they need nature and its resources. So it is for our own survival that we have to protect the forests, say environmentalists. The government’s......

Rampant lay-offs: When will the tide turn for India Inc's job market?

At a time when there are lay-offs happening in almost every sector in India, human resource professionals are pinning hope of some revival after a few quarters. Find out what Shyamal Majumdar has......

Karl Slym's death is a wake up call for Indian companies

Beyond the obvious human tragedy, Karl Slym's sudden death is a wake-up call for India Inc on the need for a well-oiled CEO succession mechanism. Appointing an interim successor (either the......

Loyalty is 'irrelevant', it's performance that matters in Wipro

Wipro, India’s third-largest software services company is making a shift in its human resources practice.  While evaluating employees, it will focus more on performance than the tenure......

Review: Million Dollar Arm suffers from Disney's brand of stereotyping

Million Dollar Arm may have a point when it questions the treatment of players as commodities and not humans, it overdoes the white saviour bit, says Paloma Sharma. Dear Disney, This was......

Review: Manjunath is a brave film

Manjunath is a lesson in humanity we all need at the moment, says Paloma Sharma.Sometimes, the idea is better than its execution. The story of Manjunath Shanmugam -- an Indian Oil employee who......

The 'Being Human' side of Salman Khan

'Being Human is important to Salman. He makes it a point to sport the brand's products everywhere: on the sets, at events and even for court appearances.''It is a good public relations......

Review: Kya Dilli Kya Lahore is a decent effort

'The idea behind Kya Dilli Kya Lahore is to once again point out the futility of war as well as highlight why human comes before being. And Vijay Raaz accomplishes that to a......

'Sunanda Pushkar was one of the warmest human beings I had met'

Actor Zayed Khan does not have many people that he is close to, besides his family. Union minister Shashi Tharoor's wife Sunanda Pushkar was among those chosen few. “She was......

Happy Birthday, Ronaldo! A nice human and footballer par excellence

Real Madrid and Portugal’s football star turns 29 today. The striker, who recently won the Ballon d’Or, didn’t have the greatest weekends in the run-up to his big day, having been......
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babu ji
Q. Mein aur tum ek hoh jatey gar agar hum hoh jatey ; when will india and Pakistan merge? Any chance
Babu Ji:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/mein-aur-tum-ek-hoh-jatey-gar-agar-hum-hoh-jatey--when-will-/27403822/answers/

Bhuvana
Q. who or what motivated you recently.............:-)
Bhuvana:  A. Why do uou want to join the sewage bowl of humanity that resides there.When we have to experience that type of gutters in our midst. more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/who-or-what-motivated-you-recently.............-/27402915/answers/27403836

Ashutosh P Mahajan
Q. Why infertility in humans increasing day by day?
Ashutosh P Mahajan:  A. It is always the intricacies of human anatomy which motivate me more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/why-infertility-in-humans-increasing-day-by-day/27399626/answers/27402921

Manoj Kakkar
Q. People who take hard drinks often make fun of people who do not take hard drinks ...Funny is not it ????
Manoj Kakkar:  A. To protect the Mother Earth from over burden. more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/people-who-take-hard-drinks-often-make-fun-of-people-who-do-/27399186/answers/27399631

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Indirect taxes to net Rs 7,525 cr in FY15; GST at the earliest

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today announced to broaden the tax base in Service Tax which would yield Rs 7,525 crore during 2014-15, besides... ...

http://www.newkerala.com/news/2014/fullnews-79696.html
Online and Mobile Casino Launches New Betway Stories Ad

Written by: Betway The Betway Stories advertisement campaign continues with a new commercial promoting the Betway Vegas. Online and mobile... ...

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No major changes in education sector in Budget

Comments are moderated and will be allowed if they are about the topic and not abusive. Characters remaining ( 1500 ) To post this comment you must... ...

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Amnesty

Fighters on both sides of the conflict in Central African Republic are living freely despite committing war crimes and some who have been jailed... ...

http://www.sify.com/news/impunity-in-c-african-republic-must-end-amnesty-news-others-ohkvJvjbjiadg.html
Boehner, McConnell blast Obama border request

Congressional Republican leaders on Thursday blasted President Barack Obama's emergency spending request for the border crisis, saying Obama caused... ...

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