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As 'America's Doctor,' Vivek Murthy will hit the ground running

More than a year after he was nominated by President Barack Obama, the US Senate, defying the powerful pro-gun lobby National Rifle Association, voted to confirm Dr Vivek Hellegere Murthy as the......

It's an incredibly BIZARRE world out there

Here's your weekly digest of photographs that prove that it's a mad, mad, mad, mad world out there! The 'Cosplayer' Julia (27, right) in the role of 'Lady Loki' pose with the her friend in the role......

From Spelling Bee to Super Bowl, Indian Americans championed it all

Aziz Haniffa walks through Beyond Bollywood: Indian Americans Shape the Nation, an exhibition that explores the 'American Dream' as lived by the community stretching far behind the stereotypes such......

Likely Nobel prize winners for 2014

The IP & Science business of Thomson Reuters has announced its 2013 “Nobel-class” Citation Laureates on Wednesday, which names 28 researchers representing 22 distinct academic and......

Obama's aide Chopra seeks Lt Gov post in Virginia

Aneesh Chopra, erstwhile Chief Technology Officer to United States President Barack Obama, who quit his White House position nearly six months ago, amidst rumours that he would run for political......

Scotland woos Bangalore's IT, BT industry

The land of James Watt, the inventor of the steam engine, Alexander Graham Bell, the inventor of the telephone, and John Baird, the inventor of the TV is now looking towards countries like India......

Has Dunlop left its best days behind?

Dunlop's journey from dominance to dereliction is a reflection of India's business history over the past 40 years. Image: Dunlop tyre. Photograph: Alexander Kaiser/Wikimedia Commons Dunlop is......

Ex-CTO of US may run for governorship

It is widely believed that Aneesh Chopra, who resigned last week as the first White House Chief Technology Officer, is mulling a run for Lieutenant Governor of Virginia, and is likely to make an......

Does India need the new accounting norm?

Two plus two is four. That is traditional accounting, technically termed as historical accounting. But the problem with many -- especially those in the capital markets -- is that traditional......

As Wall Street melts, the rich go bargain shopping

After one of the most disastrous weeks in the history of Wall Street, Warren Buffett decided to invest $5 billion there. In an investment heard round the financial world, the oracle of Omaha......

Birdman, Boyhood, American Sniper sweep Oscar 2015 nominations

The 87th Annual Academy awards nominations were announced by directors JJ Abrams and Alfonso Cuarón as well as Chris Pine and Academy President Cheryl Boone Isaacs, at the......

Golden Globes 2015: Julianne Moore, Michael Keaton win

The 72th Annual Golden Globe awards have been announced. There have been quite a few surprises and some expected nods. Here's a quick glance at the winners, listed in bold: BEST MOTION......

Oscars 2014: Matthew McConaughey, Cate Blanchett win top awards

The 86th Annual Academy Awards have been announced. Here's a quick glance at the winners, listed in bold: Best Picture American HustleGravityTwelve Years A SlaveCaptain PhillipsDallas Buyers......

American Hustle, Gravity sweep Oscar 2014 nominations

While Steve McQueen's Twelve Years A Slave got five nominations in major categories, Alfonso Cuaron's gorgeously-shot Gravity and David O Russell's American Hustle swept the recently announced......

American Hustle wins big at Golden Globes, 2014

The 71th Annual Golden Globe awards have been announced. There have been quite a few surprises and some expected nods. Here's a quick glance at the winners, listed in bold: BEST MOTION PICTURE......

High stakes for Putin at costly Sochi Games

The Sochi Winter Olympics are meant to be Vladimir Putin's crowning achievement as Russian leader but are in danger of becoming a symbol of his country's problems. When the Games open with great......

US military says readying plans for Sochi Olympics security assistance

The US military said on Monday that air and naval assets, including two ships in the Black Sea, would be made available if needed during the Sochi Winter Olympics in support of Russia, which faces......

BEST Sports Photos of the Year: Part I

All round the year the sportspersons have enthralled their fans with their sheer determination to excel, their athleticism and other gravity-defying moves. Rediff.com presents the best photographs......

Number crunching: India vs West Indies head-to-head

India will be looking to better their head-to-head record when they take on the West Indies in the first of the two-Test series at the Eden Gardens in Kolkata, starting on Wednesday. Overall, the......

BEST Sports Photos of the Week!

From Germany's Sebastian Vettel roaring into the record books as Formula One's youngest four-time world champion to Barcelona wining the El Clasico, Rediff.com has all that and more snapped right......

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Q. Who first translated Bhagvad Gita to English(a) William Jones (b) Charles Wilkins(c) Alexander Cunningham (d) John Marshall
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Pressure mounts on Russia as Ukraine rebels launch bloody offensive

Moscow: World leaders ramped up pressure on Moscow Sunday to stop pro-Kremlin rebels from embarking on a major new offensive in eastern Ukraine... ...

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Ukraine says 30 dead in attack on key port

8:08am IST KIEV (Reuters) - Pro-Russian rebels launched an offensive against the strategic port of Mariupol in eastern Ukraine on Saturday,... ...

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Alleged Terrorist, Charged with Murder of Five American Soldiers, Extradited to United States

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Akshay Kumar-starrer 'Baby' banned in Pakistan

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