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Is stopping Modi the West's new priority?

'The West has always preferred a timid, half intelligent and a dependent India rather than a decisively independent and self-reliant one. A pliable Indian leadership suits the West best,' says......

The time will come when America can dictate to India, and expect to be obeyed

'A plausible American tactic,' Rajeev Srinivasan suspects, 'would be to try and prevent the BJP and Modi from coming to power by splitting the anti-Congress vote using the AAP, and in case that......

Jaipur Lit Fest: Why BookMark is drawing huge attention

To be held alongside the Japur Literature Festival, the three-day BookMark conference will look at different aspects of the publishing industry -- from self-publishing to e-books, digital content......

India can generate 27,000 MW of nuclear power in 10 years: PM

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Friday batted for nuclear power as a "dependable and clean option", even as he underlined the need to ensure that all ingredients by which nuclear fuel is made......

East China Sea dispute: Should India be worried?

Declaration by China of a new overlapping Air Defence Identification Zone over contested islands of Diaoyu/Senkaku besides raising tensions between Tokyo and Beijing have caused reverberations in......

WEF meet sees high-profile exits even before start

As this Swiss ski resort town gets ready to host World Economic Forum's annual meeting, some high profile participants have already announced their no-shows at this much-awaited talk fest of rich......

125-member Indian delegation heads for Davos

A 125-member strong Indian delegation will attend the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting at Davos, Switzerland this week, where they will highlight efforts being undertaken to turn around the......

WEF Davos to host 40 govt heads; India to have strong presence

Hundreds of rich and powerful people across the world will congregate next week at the Swiss skiing resort town of Davos for the World Economic Forum, where India will be represented by an over......

India records 1,75,000 innovations at grassroot level

India has recorded 1,75,000 innovations at the grassroot level in the last two years through its National Innovation Foundation. Speaking at the Global Innovation and Technology Alliance Platform......

Food Security Bill: A few pertinent questions

On Tuesday, foreign institutional investors sold Indian paper heavily and the 30-share Sensex crashed 590 points, or 3.18 per cent. They were spooked by the passage of the Food Security Bill by the......

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......

FILA rejigs weight classes; Sushil, Yogeshwar to move higher

Wrestling's international governing body, FILA has announced a rejig in weight classes for its competitions, including those of the 2016 Rio Olympic Games, a development which would lead to India's......

Formula One viewing figures down in 2012

A significant drop in Chinese viewers pushed down Formula One's global television audience last year, according to figures compiled by the sport's commercial rights holder. "The majority of our......

OGQ signs up Keshavan for Winter Olympics 2014

Sports Foundation Olympic Gold Quest marked their entry into the Winter Olympics by signing up Luge athlete Shiva Keshavan on Wednesday. Shiva, who hails from Himachal Pradesh, is a veteran in Luge......

Ballesteros, the greatest shot-maker of all time

Five-times major winner Seve Ballesteros, regarded by many as golf's greatest shot-maker, was one of the most gifted and charismatic players to have graced the game. The Spaniard, who died at his......

Sachin's bat to go under auctioneer's hammer

Memorabilia belonging to 25 top sportspersons from India and overseas, including tennis star Roger Federer, batting maestro Sachin Tendulkar and chess ace Viswanathan Anand, will go under the......

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Q. East India Company chopped of fingers of Dacca weavers to sell their mill cloths here. They burnt Aurvedic Books in Kerala to prompt their system of medicine. Now the ICC has brought British version of our deshi Goli-Danda and eaten up our hokey, Kabaddi. khoko and taught our leaders how to make wealth and women relevant in sports.Your comments Please.
:  A. Why blame the Britishers for the follies of our own country men. British have nothing to do with our failures in the field of Hockey, Kabbadi or...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/east-india-company-chopped-of-fingers-of-dacca-weavers-to-se//answers/17043988

Subhas Mitra
Q. OUR CULTURE IS VERY RICH AND ANCIENT RESPECTED ALL OVER THE WORLD NO OTHER CIVILISATION HAS SO VAST KNOWLEDGE IN ALL FIELDS WITH HOLY BOOKS AND BHAGWAN RAMJI, KRISHNAJI, RICH WITH MANY MINERALS VARIETY OF SEASONS AND CLIMATE MILLIONS OF YRS OLDSTILL WE CAN NOT BECOME A SUPER IN THE WORLD WHILE CHRISTIANITY IS ABOUT 2000 YRS OLD BUT OUT OF 20 MOST DEVELOPEDPROPEROUS NATIONS 19 ARE CHRISTIANS WHILE JAPAN IS ONLY BUDHIST ONE, WHAT COULD BE REASONS FOR THIS DEBACLE?
Subhas Mitra:  A. We have forgotton our route and blindly apeing all the worst things from whereever we can find them thinking that it will bring glory, it is just...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/our-culture-is-very-rich-and-ancient-respected-all-over-the-/17033063/answers/15345391

Ramesh Agarwal
Q. Different People Different Nations .How to Bring Equality in Practical action ?
Ramesh Agarwal:  A. We should not expect equality in traditional aspects which have better influence of Geography. But we can expect brother hood among all Nationals....... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/different-people-different-nations-.how-to-bring-equality-in/15315141/answers/14175183

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Q. what is the main reason for global recession?
Domefavour:  A. Expenditure economy temporarily boosts trade and business and finally ends up in recession like exploding balloon. Whereas as savings economy (as...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-the-main-reason-for-global-recession/14172629/answers/12660900

  Web results for Japan Foundation
Japanese comic art form Manga finds a devoted following in India

At the last manga fan-club meet in Mumbai, held in January, 26-year-old Geetanjali Shalve arrived wearing blue hair extensions, a large artificial... ...

http://www.hindustantimes.com/lifestyle/books/a-fresh-palette-japanese-comic-art-form-manga-finds-a-devoted-following-in-india/article1-1210215.aspx?htsw0023
World Tea Expo Gathers the Industry for Everything Tea, May 29 - 31, 2014

Gathers the Industry for Everything Tea, May 29 - 31, 2014Comments LAS VEGAS, Jan. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Blending fresh ideas, new trends and... ...

http://www.andhranews.net/Intl/Web/19-83.asp
Barack Obama to bolster economic relations and 'rebalance' in Asia

US President Barack Obama's fifth visit to Asian countries next week will have priorities in accessing of new markets, promoting exports,... ...

http://www.saharasamay.com/world-news/676551765/barack-obama-to-bolster-economic-relations-and-rebalance-in-asia.html
Obama to underscore continu...

US President Barack Obama's trip to Asia next week is an "important opportunity" for him to underscore continued US focus on the region, the White... ...

http://www.siasat.com/english/news/obama-underscore-continued-focus-asia
The Apache Software Foundation Announces 100 Million Downloads of Apache OpenOffice

The (ASF), the all-volunteer developers, stewards, and incubators of more than 170 Open Source projects and initiatives, announced today that... ...

http://techwhack.co/apache-software-foundation-announces-100-million-downloads-apache-openoffice-53795/

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