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Hamid Ansari sets to conquer India's last diplomatic frontier

Vice-President Hamid Ansari embarks on an important Latin American visit, heralding that resource-rich continent's importance to India. Nikhil Lakshman reports. Most readers may be too young to......

Time to fix the broken immigration system: Obama

"The time has come for common sense, comprehensive immigration reform," said United States President Barack Obama in his opening remarks at a high school in Las Vegas, Nevada, a day after a......

Obama, Romney too CLOSE for comfort

Days before America goes to polls to decide its next president, incumbent Barack Obama and his Republican challenger Mitt Romney appear to be a running a very close race, though a majority of......

The South Asian surge in America

Community organisations draw up a demographic snapshot of America's fastest growing ethnic group. George Joseph reports In a decade, between 2000 and 2010, the Indian community added almost 1.2......

Romney wins Nevada caucuses with wide margin

Republican White House hopeful Mitt Romney on Sunday secured an overwhelming victory in the Nevada caucuses, recording his second straight win that cemented his position as the party front-runner......

Book extract: HDFC Bank, Warts and All

HDFC Bank was penalised R15 lakh in April 2011 for its role in the so-called derivatives scam. By no means is this big money for the bank but such regulatory actions tarnish the image of a bank. In......

GoM on corruption meets today to fast-track cases

Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee has convened the first meeting of the Group of Ministers on corruption later in the day which among other things would discuss steps to fast-track cases of......

America's biggest billionaire losers of 2008

Last year casino mogul Sheldon Adelson was on top of the world. When the Forbes list of the 400 richest Americans was published in September 2007, the gruff son of a Boston cab driver--who spent......

America's 200 largest charities

Go to Guidestar, a large database of American nonprofits, and search for charities with "multiple sclerosis" in their names. We just did and got 206 hits. "Diabetes" produced 542 references.......

Bill Gates pips Buffett, is America's richest

The rich haven't gotten richer--or poorer--this year. The price of admission to this, the 27th edition of The Forbes 400, is $1.3 billion for the second year in a row. The assembled net worth of......

Critics snubbed, Hangover II becomes a massive hit

Surely, the adrenaline pumping adventure Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides was the leader at the world box-office, earning more than $160 million over the weekend, taking its gross to an......

The Hangover 2 is beset with old gags

Shaikh Ayaz says The Hangover Part 2 is not really a step up from its predecessor but it's Zach Galifianakis' show all the way. Post YOUR reviews here! If The Hangover were blood brothers......

Rajshree Ojha on directing Aisha

Sonam Kapoor may have had easy access to tinsel town, thanks to her star father Anil Kapoor, but it took director Rajshree Ojha five years to see her dream come alive on the big screen. Now, the......

Kites: A beautiful fraud

In Kites, Barbara Mori's character presents herself as Natasha, the well-heeled fiancee of a wealthy casino owner's son, Tony. In reality, however, she's Linda, an illegal immigrant from Mexico......

The best of Johnny Depp

He's 46, and widely considered one of the best leading men in world cinema. He balances the quirky with the commercial, and can play anything from a mad confectionary maker to a pirate with equal......

F1: Doubts over New Jersey race, Austin on track

Formula One CEO Bernie Ecclestone has raised doubts over whether the inaugural Grand Prix of America, to be held in New Jersey next year will go ahead. British newspaper The Guardian quoted......

Sharmila misses cut despite fine finish

Sharmila Nicollet's valiant effort in the closing stages went in vain as she missed the cut by one shot after the second round of the Tenerife Open de Espana Femenino at Golf Las Americas in......

Sharmila opens with a steady round of 72 in Tenerife

Sharmila Nicollet turned in a strong finish with two birdies in her last three holes to register an even par 72 in the opening round of the Tenerife Open de Espaa Femenino at Golf Las Americas in......

Wheldon bids farewell to the world in a fiery crash

Dan Wheldon, who was killed in a fiery crash in Las Vegas on Sunday, was one of Britain's most successful race car drivers and one of the rare few foreign drivers who made it big in the United......

'We are obligated to be in the next WC'

High on confidence after a successful Copa America campaign, Venezuela coach Cesar Farias is determined to break his side's jinx of being the only Latin American nation yet to qualify for the......
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Chocklate
Q. what comes to your mind at the mention of america?
Chocklate:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-comes-to-your-mind-at-the-mention-of-america/24683672/answers/

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Q. Members of Manmohan Singh's cabinet had fixed official visits to America during the tenures of UPA I and UPA II when the true purpose of those trips was a medical check-up in the US. These ministers even got Indian diplomatic personnel to manage their health care needs.-Comment
Chocklate:  A. Official purpose is to meet IMF and World Bank to get money and unofficial purpose is to go to Las Vegas and spend the money got from IMF/WB. more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/members-of-manmohan-singhs-cabinet-had-fixed-official-visits/24683672/answers/20443474

venkatesaldevarajan
Q. How do I Buy a Genuine Health Policy?I own a small business in Las Vegas. I was looking to buy some low cost medical plans, but the recent reports of scams have frightened me. Is the news true?
Venkatesaldevarajan:  A. Yes. The Nevada Division of Insurance has issued Cease and Desist Orders to a few companies namely Healthcare America Association Benefits...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/how-do-i-buy-a-genuine-health-policyi-own-a-small-business-i/20443455/answers/17725935

Joey Huges
Q. kya such me americans area A51 ME aliens par research kar raha he?
Joey Huges:  A. Area 51, also known as Groom Lake, is a secret military facility about 90 miles north of Las Vegas. The number refers to a 6-by-10-mile block of...... more

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nilesh
Q. Don\'t U think the Western Bloc is collasping under it\'s own Weight of Opression and Injustice to other part of the World in terms of depressed economies and continued resistance to it\'s hegamony on the world ?
Nilesh:  A. You statement is partial correct, As we all know western world started acting based on its own philosophy and assumptions without forsighting the...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/dont-u-think-the-western-bloc-is-collasping-under-its-own-we/17129049/answers/16344837

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Solar Racking Manufacturer SunModo Recent Growth Leads to New CEO Hire

PRWeb 2014-10-24 Increased sales of innovative solar racking products developed by SunModo Corp. has led the company to hire its first Chief... ...

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All Terrain Listed as One of Top 10 Urban Based Media & Communication Firms in the Nation

PRWeb 2014-10-24 All Terrain was named by The Initiative for a Competitive Inner City (ICIC) as one of the fastest-growing inner city businesses... ...

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IFBB Pro League Athlete Flex Lewis Wins His Third Consecutive Olympia 212 Title

PRWeb 2014-10-24 Professional bodybuilder James Flex" Lewis, the undisputed 212lbs. Champion, won his third Olympia title at the 50th Anniversary... ...

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Mopar Goes All-in With Fleet of Customized SEMA Show Rides

From the Wires Oct. 24, 2014 11:07 AM AUBURN HILLS, Mich. , Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The 15,000-square-foot Mopar Specialty... ...

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First Liberty Power Secures Ownership in Liberty Mill

GlobeNewswire 2014-10-24 Pathways of Progress Announcement Las Vegas, NV, Oct. 24, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- First Liberty Power Corp. (OTC: FLPC),... ...

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