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Rewind: PHOTOS of the week gone by

Here’s a collection of images of the past week. A flood victim talks with relatives as he sits on a boat while being evacuated with his family from his flooded house, following heavy rain in......

Devyani: 'I am beginning to fall apart'

'Only my friends know how I live here in Manhattan, saving every penny... Life in New York has not been not easy for me,' Devyani Khobragade told friends and colleagues. Dr Devyani Khobragade's......

Condition of South Asians in New York grim: Survey

Ten years after the first survey on the housing needs of South Asians in New York City, another Chhaya Community Development Corporation survey has found the situation no better. 'With the......

Why US lawmakers think Meera Shankar is a rockstar

American lawmakers, who were attending the Confederation of Indian Industry's launch of a new study on Indian investment in the United States at a Congressional reception on Capitol Hill, showered......

US: Royce, Crowley to co-chair India caucus

United States Congressmen Ed Royce, California Republican, and Joe Crowley, New York Democrat, have been both unanimously selected to co-chair the Congressional Caucus on India and Indian......

Atop Burj Tower, the world's tallest man-made structure!

The year 2010 will etch an indelible moment in the rags-to-riches history of a land teeming with superlatives. Towering above the rest of its large, lavish and spectacular brethren, the Burj......

SBI's US branch to get approval

State Bank of India's (SBI) two-year-long wait to expand its operations in the United States is set to end with the New York State Banking Department (NYSBD) clearing the bank's application for......

A biz guru cracks the Indian code!

It's day four of our journey into the heart of India's culture, and we're holed up inside the sprawling Bangalore Oberoi hotel.\nSomehow, this immaculately manicured property blocks out the......

Michael Jackson: The message behind the music

It has been a career the likes of which has never been seen before and possibly never will again. From the dizzying heights of over 750 million records sold to huge success to innumerable awards,......

'I don't think there is anybody like Shah Rukh'

On October 13,Shah Rukh Khan came to Jackson Heights in Queens, New York, USA,for a much publicised event to mark the DVD release of Nasreen Munni Kabir's documentary,The Inner and Outer World of......

The Hundred-Foot Journey, served with a lot of heart

The Hundred-Foot Journey treats its Indian characters with respect, discovers Aseem Chhabra/Rediff.com Someone first reading the premise of The Hundred-Foot Journey may think it is an implausible......

Wong Kar-Wai, Lootera, Ray and Kaushik

'It is near impossible to get taxis in Hong Kong during rush hour. Suddenly a Sikh gentleman walked up to Satish Kaushik. He had recognised the actor and, speaking in Punjabi, offered to get us a......

Chasing Shah Rukh Khan

Aseem Chhabra says he will no longer hold his breath for an interview with Shah Rukh Khan. Here's why. I spent all of Tuesday morning waiting for Shah Rukh Khan to call me. Well, I did do other......

Germany, Netherlands to play for men's hockey gold

Title-holders Germany and the Netherlands will meet in the final of the men's hockey tournament at the London Olympics after contrasting victories in Friday's semi-finals. While the Germans rallied......

Isinbayeva, Jelimo light up Beijing

A world record pole vault for Russia's Yelena Isinbayeva and an electrifying 800 meters run by 18-year-old Kenyan Pamela Jelimo lit up the Bird's Nest Stadium on Monday evening. The shock......

Olympic Legends: Carl Lewis

Rare physical gifts and a fierce competitive spirit combined to make Carl Lewis the outstanding sprinter and long jumper since Jesse Owens.Lewis emulated Owens by winning four gold medals at the......

A boost for Indian football

East Bengal's unexpected triumph at the ASEAN Club Cup is beginning to sink in. But along with the satisfaction comes thequestion: How much will Indian football benefit from this rare success?A......

  People speak for jackson heights

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Q. why all the legend live very short life, let it be guru dutt or micheal jackson or in tamil chandrababu
:  A. Perhaps their addiction to alcohol which is ofen the result of their lonliness may be the cause of this.We have had so many other legends like...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/why-all-the-legend-live-very-short-life-let-it-be-guru-dutt-//answers/16285793

thyagarajan mahadevan
Q. Michael Jackson is no more ! What a great loss to the world of entertainment,Dance and Pop music !May his soul rest in peace !
Thyagarajan Mahadevan:  A. Yeah! He was a great achiever! Had achieved great heights and will always be remembered ! May his soul rest in peace. more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/michael-jackson-is-no-more--what-a-great-loss-to-the-world-o/16285568/answers/14946664

radhakrishnan
Q. Do you think that mickel jackson\'s dance has taken India into 21st century when he has almost spoiled the indian culture by his seducive pose & posture? Once upon a time there was a complain about his sexual harashment to young boys/girls and he was prosecuted for this. Even after all these things it is shameful for we the Indians to lament for his death.Why are some people devastated for his death? Has he any contribution for Indian culture? It is a waste of time & energy for bringing this fact to certain heights when India is challenged with so many problems. Very shameful indeed.
Radhakrishnan :  A. He did not tell indians to copy it as we r in habit of copying eveything of western culture .It was his bread and butter and let me also tell u...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/do-you-think-that-mickel-jacksons-dance-has-taken-india-into/14946614/answers/14943248

amiya das
Q. How do you recognise a lion from a lioness even from a distance?
Amiya Das:  A. The lion is the tallest (at the shoulder) of the felines, and also is the second-heaviest feline after the tiger. With powerful legs, a strong jaw,...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/how-do-you-recognise-a-lion-from-a-lioness-even-from-a-dista/14942413/answers/14648345

Rajeshwarlibra
Q. Do u like A R RAHMAN music?
Rajeshwarlibra:  A. A R REHMAN.......i just loves that guys music..sometimes i feel that many talented musician are trapped in this bollywood and they are just...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/do-u-like-a-r-rahman-music/14648325/answers/831149

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Govind Padmasoorya

Actor and television anchor Govind Padmasoorya aka GP has a serious look on his face and people used to think he is a don't-mess-with-me... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/entertainment/malayalam/movies/news/Dance-is-my-fear-factor-but-I-dared-to-do-that-too-Govind-Padmasoorya/articleshow/43081420.cms
Discovering Tyrol's peaks and meadows

Tyrol Best time to visit: October-March You need: 4 days Day One of our quest to find the best snow in the Alps hasn't been entirely... ...

http://www.mid-day.com/articles/discovering-tyrols-peaks-and-meadows/15620166
Reminder of Weekend Service Changes Due To 7 Flushing Line Work

Subway Line Icon trains will be suspended between Times Square-42 St and 74 St-Broadway in both directions due to the continued installation of... ...

http://www.travelandtourworld.com/news/article/reminder-weekend-service-changes-due-7-flushing-line-work/
Discovery Turbo takes snowboarding to new level with The Art of Flight

The show features iconic snowboarder Travis Rice and his friends who set out to redefine and explore what is possible in the mountains... ...

http://www.bestmediainfo.com/2014/09/discovery-turbo-takes-snowboarding-to-new-level-with-the-art-of-flight/
More than a slice of Big Apple

Comment · print · T T T+· T- TOPICS Indians are adding spice to the melting pot that is America. As I walk near the Central Park, I... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/features/friday-review/history-and-culture/more-than-a-slice-of-big-apple/article6422558.ece

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