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Why Mumbai lost out to Shanghai as HQ of BRICS bank

Modi knew in his heart that India does not have the financial muscle to support the new bank with offers of co-financing international projects, something China can do from the bank’s base in......

The Jawaharlal Nehru I knew

'Nehru is often portrayed as a visionary with his head in the clouds. But he had his feet firmly planted on the ground when it came to building and nurturing institutions and setting them on the......

6 reasons why Modi needs to put China first

As India rises, creating niche areas for itself in the Asian landscape, China and India are bound to step on each other's vital areas of importance, says Srikanth Kondapalli. As the nation-wide......

Neal Kwatra to head New York governor's re-election campaign

On November 2, 2010, in his acceptance speech on being elected Governor of New York, Andrew Cuomo declared, ‘We got such fantastic help from our brothers and sisters in the labour......

Time for reshaping India's neighbourhood policy

Abstaining from voting on a UNHRC resolution on Sri Lanka was dictated as much by necessity and self-preservation as by a desire to place bilateralism at the front and centre of New Delhi’s......

UK seeks to capitalise on 'achhe din'

Seeking to give a fresh thrust to bilateral trade and diplomatic ties with New Delhi under the new government, two of Britain's senior-most ministers on Monday kicked off their India visit,......

Ratan Tata returns to board of a prominent US think tank

Top Indian industrialist Ratan Tata has returned as a board member of East West Centre, a prominent American think tank.Tata, 75, is returning to the board and has worked with the organisation......

Face-off with Sri Lanka could further dent auto exports

India’s diplomatic stand on Sri Lanka’s human rights violations seems to have cost Indian vehicle manufacturers dearly. Last year, after India voted against Sri Lanka in the UN Human......

India's diplomacy forces China to change stand

China may take legitimate credit for pulling off a successful summit last week of the alternative powers - Brazil, Russia, India, South Africa and itself, informally known as BRICS.Yet, the fact......

Major reprieve for those seeking H-1B visa extension

H-1B employees, whose timely-filed applications for extension of visas are pending before US immigration authorities, may not be arrested for "overstaying" now following a recent federal court......

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......

IPL: Amre defends decision to bowl Dinda at death

Pune Warriors assistant coach Pravin Amre has defended his team's decision to ask listless Ashok Dinda to bowl the final few overs in their IPL game against Mumbai Indians. Pune lost the match by......

Muralitharan disappointed with IPL GC ruling

Sri Lankan great Muttiah Muralitharan is disappointed at the IPL governing council's move to disallow players from his country to play matches in Chennai, a decision taken in view of the prevailing......

Indian athletes can take part in OCA Games but not officials

The Olympic Council of Asia has barred officials of the suspended IOA from participating in OCA events, but said "as a special case" Indian athletes will be allowed to take part in the OCA Games,......

Malinga named World Twenty20 Ambassador

The International Cricket Council has chosen Sri Lanka's star pacer Lasith Malinga as the official Event Ambassador for the World Twenty20 Championships to be held in the island nation from......

Australia, WI cricketers raise awareness about AIDS

Cricket players from Australia and the West Indies have taken part in coaching clinics with local children in Barbados to raise awareness and reduce stigma about HIV and AIDS in cricket-playing......

  People speak for island councils

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padala durga
Q. Can an important bill be passed with 10% of Members of Parliament?
Padala Durga:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/can-an-important-bill-be-passed-with-10-of-members-of-parlia/27114718/answers/

cnanu  shree
Q. EXPLAIN: Why India voted against Sri Lanka at UNHRC
Cnanu Shree:  A. Lok sabha:', The Lok Sabha House of the People is the lower house in the Parliament of India. Members of the Lok Sabha are direct representatives...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/explain-why-india-voted-against-sri-lanka-at-unhrc/22364305/answers/27114745

cnanu  shree
Q. EXPLAIN: Why India voted against Sri Lanka at UNHRC
Cnanu Shree:  A. Sri Lanka [ Images ] is our next door neighbour. Geography bounds us. We have overwhelming trade ties with them. India [ Images ] is their biggest...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/explain-why-india-voted-against-sri-lanka-at-unhrc/22364306/answers/22364314

cnanu  shree
Q. Q - What does the term - " CC " refer to ?
Cnanu Shree:  A. Carbon CopyC compiler, a compiler that translates the C programming language into a machine-readable instruction set on UNIX based operating...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/q---what-does-the-term----cc--refer-to-/22364306/answers/21055812

Iqbal Seth
Q. The Central Information Commission (CIC)has pulled up the Prime Ministers Office for ''casually handling'' a plea filed under the RTIAct that demanded details of the foreign visits undertaken by Sonia Gandhi as chairperson of the National Advisory Council (NAC).should direct to include Sonia and Rahul trips to Switzerland, cayman islands etc to safeguard and hide the looted money from India. A lot of activity is going on hidden from the eyes of public Is that personal cum official ?
Iqbal Seth:  A. all this is being done on personal lelvel with out much publicity this way is much better than baba ramdev s style more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/the-central-information-commission-cichas-pulled-up-the-prim/21055808/answers/20011495

  Web results for Island Councils
ASF Urging Anglers to Voluntarily Release All Their Salmon

PRWeb 2014-07-24 Eastern Canadian salmon rivers are a destination for many U.S. anglers. St. Andrews, NB (PRWEB) July 24, 2014 The Atlantic... ...

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National 4-H Council and Lockheed Martin Team Up to Recognize Teachers Who Bring Science to Life

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Pinnacle Entertainment Reports 2014 Second Quarter Financial Results

(GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Pinnacle Entertainment, Inc. (NYSE:PNK) today reported financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2014. 2014... ...

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Ten survive Taiwan plane crash, families rush to scene

Taipei, July 24 (IANS) Ten people survived the passenger plane crash in Taiwan Wednesday with injuries, but as many as 48 have been confirmed dead,... ...

http://www.mangalorean.com/news.php?newstype=local&newsid=498430
Leaders of Taiwan, China offer condolences for 48 dead in plane crash

The leaders of rivals China and Taiwan expressed condolences on Thursday for victims of a TransAsia Airways turboprop plane that crashed during a... ...

http://www.financialexpress.com/news/leaders-of-taiwan-china-offer-condolences-for-48-dead-in-plane-crash/1273129/

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